North Carolina Daybook

Associated Press North Carolina Daybook for Friday, Jul. 29.

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Friday, Jul. 29 8:30 AM Charlotte-Douglas International Airport host Elevated Roadway media tour – Charlotte-Douglas International Airport host media tour of construction site and update reporters about the progression of the Elevated Roadway

Location: Hourly Parking Deck, 5501 R C Josh Birmingham Pkwy, Charlotte, NC Charlotte

Contacts: Lee Davis Charlotte-Douglas International Airport 1 704 359 4933


Friday, Jul. 29 9:00 AM National Montford Point Marine Association Annual Convention – National Montford Point Marine Association Annual Convention. Event features the first phase of the National Montford Point Marine Memorial – a dedication to honor the nation’s first African-Americans admitted to the U.S. Marine Corps

Location: Lejeune Memorial Gardens, Jacksonville, NC Jacksonville

Contacts: Monica Wood MWPR 1 704 430 6300


Friday, Jul. 29 9:00 AM University of North Carolina Board of Governors meeting

Location: UNC Center for School Leadership Development, 140 Friday Center, Chapel Hill, NC Chapel Hill

Contacts: Joni Worthington University of North Carolina 1 919 962 4629


Friday, Jul. 29 11:30 AM Pope Center’s Annual Milton Friedman Legacy Day luncheon – John William Pope Center for Higher Education Policy annual Milton Friedman Legacy Day luncheon, featuring a speech from Duke University Center for the History of Political Economy Director Dr. Bruce Caldwell on ‘Fighting the Decline in the History of Economics: How Will Students Today Learn about Milton Friedman?’

Location: Blandwood Mansion Carriage House,447 West Washington Street, Greensboro, NC Greensboro

Contacts: John William Pope Center for Higher Education Policy 1 919 828 1400


Friday, Jul. 29 12:00 PM Charlotte Touchdown Club Luncheon Speaker Series with Carolina Panthers Hall of Famer LB Kevin Greene

Location: Sheraton Charlotte Hotel, 555 South McDowell St, S Tower, Charlotte, NC Charlotte

Contacts: Charlotte Touchdown Club 1 704 347 2918


Friday, Jul. 29 12:00 PM Alamance County’s inaugural Tomato Sandwich Festival – Alamance County’s inaugural Tomato Sandwich Festival, sponsored by TS Designs, Simply Kneeds, Duke’s Mayonnaise, and Mindful Supply. Proceeds benefit United Way of Alamance County’s Community Fund

Location: Company Shops Market, 268 E Front St, Burlington, NC Burlington

Contacts: Lauren Berk United Way of Alamance County 1 336 438 2000


Friday, Jul. 29 2:00 PM 30th Infantry Division Association Annual Reunion – 30th Infantry Division Association Annual Reunion, with World War II veterans of the 30th Infantry Division and current soldiers of its lineage unit

Location: NCNG Joint Force Headquarters, 1636 Gold Star Drive, Raleigh, NC Raleigh

Contacts: Lt. Col. Matt DeVivo North Carolina National Guard 1 919 612 9712


Friday, Jul. 29 Elizabeth Dole celebrates 80th birthday – 80th birthday of Elizabeth Dole, former American politician who served in both the Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush presidential administrations, as well as the Senate. She is married to former Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole

Location: TBD

Contacts: TBD


Saturday, Jul. 30 11:00 AM BeYOUtiful Butterfly Boutique hosts event to honor Law Enforcement – BeYOUtiful Butterfly Boutique hosts event to honor Law Enforcement, event features officers and their families filling a bag of clothing from the store free of charge

Location: 1105 Walnut Street, Cary, NC

Contacts: Lauri Para Raleigh Rescue Mission 1 919 538 5896


Saturday, Jul. 30 International Champions Cup soccer continues – 2016 International Champions Cup (ICC) soccer fixtures, played in Ireland – Celtic vs. Barcelona, Aviva Stadium, Dublin – and in the U.S. – Real Madrid vs. Chelsea (at Michigan Stadium, Ann Arbor, MI), Inter Milan vs. Bayern Munich (Bank of America Stadium, Charlotte, NC), Liverpool vs. AC Milan (Levi’s Stadium, Santa Clara, CA), and Paris Saint-Germain vs. Leicester (StubHub Center, Carson, CA)

Location: Ann Arbor Carson Santa Clara Charlotte #ICC2016

Contacts: Ben Spencer Relevent Sports


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