Join professional peers at the association or general community, for opportunities to network, relax, and have fun! Below are upcoming association and area-based social events. We look forward to seeing you there!
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November 29 | 6:30–8:30 pm | Sur La Table—North Hills | $65
Join Triangle area members for a homemade ravioli workshop from 6:30- 8:30 pm at Sur La Table in North Hills! Work alongside your fellow CPAs, learning to transform fresh ingredients into an assortment of dishes perfect for enjoying under the sun or stars.
Class Description: There’s nothing more delicious than fresh pasta, and crafting it yourself is much easier than you might think. Our chef instructor will show you how to create perfect pasta dough and flavorful fillings, which you will then transform into beautiful ravioli. Next you’ll pair your handcrafted pasta with delicious, complementary sauces. Renew again your passion for pasta and learn how to make satisfying new dishes.
What to expect: Great cooking isn’t about recipes—it’s about techniques. In our classes you’ll work together with other students in a fun, hands-on environment led by our professional chef instructors.
- Classes are for students 18 and older and run for 2 to 2 1/2 hours, unless otherwise noted above
- You will work with other students in groups of 4
- Hands-on classes are limited to 16 students
- You will be standing, cooking and working for most of the class
- Please wear comfortable, closed-toe shoes and have long hair tied back
- You will enjoy a generous taste of every dish
- Students receive a coupon good for 10% off in-store purchases the day of class
The registration deadline for this event is noon on Monday, November 27.
*This is a non-CPE event.
To register: Please sign up online or call our Member Service Center at 800-469-1352 with event code YP1809.
Questions? Please contact NCACPA Young CPA Cabinet Staff Liaison, Hannah McCain, at (919) 469-1040.
December 1 | 11:45 am–1:15 pm | Maggiano’s—Southpark | $20
Be sure to join the Charlotte Women’s Initiative Networking Group on Monday, December 1 from 11:45 am- 1:15 pm at Maggiano’s in Southpark for a book club style luncheon! Participants are asked to read the first three chapters of Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance by Angela Duckworth and take part in a guided round table discussion. You are still welcome to attend if you have not read the book! Don’t miss this chance to catch up with old friends or create new business relationships at this Women’s Initiative event!
*This is a non-CPE event.
To register: Please sign up online or call our Member Service Center at 800-469-1352 with event code SN1810.
Interested in joining the steering committee? Please contact Charlotte Women’s Initiative Networking Group Chair, Melisa Galasso.
Questions or interested in sponsoring? Please contact Chandler Wright, NCACPA Member Engagement Coordinator, at 919-469-1040.
December 4 | 6:00-8:30 pm | Crowne Plaza Hickory | Free
Join the Hickory Networking Group and area students and professionals for Hickory Student Night at the Crowne Plaza in Hickory on Monday, December 4 from 6:00–8:30 pm. The evening will include open networking, speakers, and a question and answer panel session. Dinner and door prizes are also included! Students—take advantage of this opportunity to learn about the accounting profession first hand! Professionals—don’t miss the chance to meet the future of the profession and help them along the way!
To register: Please register online or contact our Member Service Center at 800-469-1352 with event code ST1802.
Questions or interested in sponsoring this event? Please contact Chandler Wright, NCACPA Member Engagement Coordinator, at 919-469-1040.
December 5 | 5:30–7:30 pm | The Wine Café
$7 for Members, $10 for Non-Member
Join fellow Fayetteville area members and guests to celebrate the holidays in style! The Young CPA Cabinet is hosting a wine tasting social for all local CPAs to kick off this holiday season at The Wine Café on Tuesday, December 5 from 5:30-7:30 pm. Feel free to wear your favorite ugly holiday sweater, and we encourage you to bring donations from Second Harvest Food Bank’s list of most needed items. We look forward to seeing you there!
To register: Please sign up online or call our Member Service Center at 800-469-1352.
December 12 | 6:00-10:00 pm | Operation Christmas Child Charlotte Processing Center
7100 Forest Point Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28217
Give back this holiday season by volunteering at the Operation Christmas Child Processing Center! Help bring joy to children in need by preparing shoeboxes filled with gifts and other necessities to be shipped to children around the world. To participate, please fill out the online form here. You can learn more about Operation Christmas Child on the Samaritan’s Purse website.
Questions? Please contact NCACPA Member Camille Hefner.
January 18 | 6:00–8:00 pm | Lynwood Brewing Concern | Free
Kick off 2018 with members in the Triangle region at a social at Lynnwood Grill & Brewing Concern on Thursday, January 18 from 6:00–8:00 pm. Enjoy networking and mingling with area members and NCACPA’s Young CPA Cabinet all while sampling local brews! Food and beverage will be provided.
To register: Please sign up online or call our Member Service Center at 800-469-1352 with event code YP1813.
Questions? Please contact NCACPA’s Young CPA Cabinet Staff Liaison, Hannah McCain, at 919-469-1040.
February 6 | 7:30–8:30 am | Print Works Bistro | Free
Take a break from busy season and come out for a breakfast networking event hosted by NCACPA’s Young CPA Cabinet! Join us on Tuesday, February 6 at Print Works Bistro from 7:30–8:30 am and enjoy breakfast items and coffee while mingling with local Triad area members. Invite your fellow accounting professionals to attend this great networking opportunity!
To register: Please sign up online or call our Member Service Center at 800-469-1352 with event code YP1816.
February 7 | 8:00–9:00 am | Café Carolina & Bakery | $5
Take a break from busy season and join us for a breakfast networking event on Wednesday, February 7 at Café Carolina in Cary from 8:00–9:00 am. Enjoy breakfast and coffee while mingling with local Triangle area members. Invite your fellow CPAs to attend this fun networking opportunity hosted by the Young CPA Cabinet!
To register: Please sign up online or call our Member Service Center at 800-469-1352 with event code YP1815.