Mecklenburg County Justice and Public Safety Task Force, Wednesday, Aug. 6, 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Government Center, 600 East Fourth St., conference room 267. www.charmeck.org.
Drinking Liberally Wednesday, Aug. 6, 7 p.m., Dolce Vita, 3205 North Davidson St.
Citizens' Parole Accountability Committee, Thursday, Aug. 7, 6 p.m., Police Headquarters, 601 East Trade St. www.charmeck.org.
Fair Lending Forum Thursday, Aug. 7, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Government Center, 600 East Fourth St., Room CH-14. 1-800-871-9012 ext. 70948 or e-mail HUD2008MediaCampaign@gmail.com.
District 5 Democrats Thursday, Aug. 7, 7:30 p.m., Joseph-Beth Bookstore, SouthPark, email@example.com.
Community University Community improvement projects Friday, Aug. 8, 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m., First Mount Zion Baptist Church, 1515 Remount Road, www.charmeck.org. To register: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 704-336-2061.
Citizens' Review Board Tuesday, Aug. 12, 4 p.m., Government Center, 600 East Fourth St., seventh floor conference room, www.charmeck.org.
Please e-mail civic and political events to email@example.com.