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IKEA Charlotte Activities & Events

Jan. 19, 2019
The IKEA® Get Organized Event

Join us Saturday, January 19, from 9:30am to 3pm, for a one-day event that will help you get organized and fall in love with your home all over again. Don’t miss deals on home organizing essentials and free decluttering workshops. Plus, the first 200 IKEA FAMILY members in store get a free LANKMOJ pen cup set!

Workshops offered will be: Junk Drawer No More and Closet Clutter Be Gone. We're also offering a $25 coupon on purchases of $150 or more.

Product offers will include: up to 20% off all TV benches, up to 20% off all chests of drawers, up to 20% off INGOLF bar stools, and up to 20% off SOCKERBIT boxes.

Not all IKEA stores may participate in event or offers. Coupon valid in-store, January 19 - 20, 2019 only.

New for 2019
2019 IKEA Charlotte Arts and Culture Series

Join us on the second Saturday of every month - and other days - for the 2019 IKEA Charlotte Arts and Culture Series!

All year long, we'll be partnering with community organizations to bring you family-friendly activities, arts, culture, music, and a whole lot more.

Here is the schedule of upcoming events:

11 am - Noon, Saturday, Feb. 9: Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture will be here with a hands-on craft workshop in honor of Black History Month, which is February. Image credit: Tyrus Ortega Gaines Photography for Harvey B. Gantt Center.

11 am - Noon, Saturday, March 9: Ever want to learn more about mixed-media art? Join local artist Bill Colt as he gives an overview of his stunning mixed-media art.

11 am - 1 pm, Sunday, March 10: Join us as Union County Youth Ballet will present pop-up performances of their 'Wizard of Oz' production.

11 am - 1 pm, Saturday, April 13: Discovery Place will be back with an encore presentation of their Bug Lab exhibit.

11 am - Noon, Saturday, May 11: Refugee Support Services' women's craft group 'Knit Together' - a multi-cultural group from Bhutan/Nepal, Burma, Montagnard, Afghanistan, Irag & Syria - will lead an international craft-making workshop.

11 am - Noon, Saturday, May 18: Students from the Queen City Robotics Club will be here to demonstrate the robots they have been working on.

11 am - 1 pm, Saturday, June 8: Charlotte's One Voice Chorus has an ensemble group called Sotto Voice. You can come hear them during pop-up performances throughout the store in honor of PRIDE Month, which is June.

IKEA in the Community
IKEA Charlotte continues making a difference

IKEA Charlotte continues to make a difference in the lives of others in the Charlotte region.

In early December, we partnered with Charlotte-Mecklenburg Animal Care & Control for our first IKEA Charlotte Animal Adoption event. We gave away coffee and cinnamon buns to people who came to adopt as well as goodie bags with items from our LURVIG pet line for people who took home their forever pets.

Later in December, we worked with the Latin American Coalition on a makeover of their Refugee Welcome Center.

In early January, we are partnering with Central Piedmont Community College to transform a 10' x 10' meeting room on its campus into a Collegiate Recovery (CRC) room, where students in recovery from addictions can hold support meetings.

In February, we'll once again partner with AAA of the Carolinas Safety Foundation to distribute safety vests in response to Charlotte's growing pedestrian fatality problem. This year, we've targeted the North Tryon Street corridor and are planning to hand out safety vests and other safety material and information on Wednesday, Feb. 20th.

Check back for more events and information about how IKEA Charlotte is working with community organizations to improve the lives of people in the Charlotte region.

FUN FRIDAYS in Smaland

Bring the kiddos to Smaland on Friday mornings and they'll be able to participate in our Fun Fridays schedule of events.

Here is the schedule:

Feb. 1: Glorious Gumball Machines
Feb. 8: National Pizza Day - Piece of Pizza (craft)
Feb. 9-14: Lovbugs Feb. 15: Interesting Insects
Feb. 22: A "Cup"ple of Butterflies

October 1, 2018-January 31, 2019
Send a message of hope this holiday season

When you send a UNICEF Holiday Greeting Card, you can help bring hope, health, and happiness to children around the world.

Select from a variety of cards and feel good knowing that 100% of the proceeds from sales of UNICEF cards goes to the US fund for UNICEF.

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) works in 190 counties and territories to save and improve children’s lives, providing health care and immunizations, clean water and sanitation, nutrition, education, emergency relief and more. The U.S Fund for UNICEF supports UNICEF’s work through fundraising, advocacy, and education in the United States. Together, we are working toward the day when ZERO children die from preventable causes and every child has a safe and healthy childhood.

IKEA Charlotte now has a solar energy system!

Creating a sustainable life for our community
IKEA Charlotte solar energy system!

IKEA, the world’s leading home furnishings retailer, has solar energy system installed in 41 stores in the US contributing to the solar presence atop nearly 90% of our US locations, and a total generation goal of 40 MW and IKEA Charlotte is part of this program. The 122,000-square-foot PV array installed in the IKEA Charlotte Store consists of a 1,015-kW system, built with 4,228 panels. The IKEA Charlotte program will produce approximately 1,330,000 kWh of clean electricity annually, the equivalent of reducing 938 tons of carbon dioxide (CO2), eliminating the emissions of 195 cars or powering 140 homes yearly.