Have an idea that you'd like to share with the community? During Ignite Charlotte you can do so — just be sure to register in advance for a spot. The event — featuring a variety of presenters who are each given five minutes to speak and display 20 slides, which switch out every 15 seconds — aims to bring a number of thought-provoking topics into contemplation. 7 p.m. Neighborhood Theatre, 511 E. 36th St., Charlotte. 704-358-9298. www.neighborhoodtheatre.com.