• Charlotte museum assists immigrants to citizenship

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    Charlotte area immigrants looking to become U.S. citizens have a way to navigate the application process with a new program at a Charlotte museum.
     
    International Charlotte, created by the Charlotte Museum of History, the City of Charlotte and the Shamrock Drive Development Association, connects immigrants with different community organizations that offer immigration education and advice.
     
    The museum, at 3500 Shamrock Drive, will host the free Saturday events. 
     
    A U.S. citizenship & naturalization test study session will be held from 12-1 p.m. Saturday. An “Immigration 101” class will be held from 1:15-2:15 p.m.

    Upcoming events:

    • July 25: U.S. citizenship and naturalization test study session from 12-1 p.m.
    • August 8: U.S. citizenship & naturalization test study session from 12-1 p.m. Lecture on educational opportunities and services for international students offered by UNC Charlotte from 1-2 p.m. Resource Fair with "International Charlotte" Community Partners from 2-4:30 p.m.
    • July 20 – 24: Passport to World Cultures Summer Camp from 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

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