• Thursday: Republican US House District 12 candidate William Gillenwater will attend the Black Political Caucus candidates’ forum at Rock AME Zion Church at 401 N. McDowell St. in Charlotte at 6:30 p.m.
• Saturday: Republican US House District 12 candidate William Gillenwater will be at the Woodleaf Fire Department Annual Barbecue at 925 Cool Springs Road in Woodleaf at 11 a.m.
• Saturday: Democratic US Senate candidate Ken Lewis will be at the Jeanne Lucas Luncheon, a NC Democratic Party fundraising event, at the Sheraton Greensboro at Four Seasons at 3121 High Point Road in Greensboro from noon to 2 p.m.
• March 21: Democratic NC Senate District 28 candidate Gladys A. Robinson will kick off her campaign at the African-American Atelier in the Greensboro Cultural Arts Center at 201 N. Davie St. in Greensboro from 2 to 4 p.m.
• March 23: Leto Copeley, a candidate for the Elmore seat on the NC Court of Appeals will hold a campaign event at the Wadsworth House at 400 S. Summit Ave. in Charlotte from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Individual tickets cost $50. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 828.442.9252 for more information.