Upcoming Events 2020-09-28T21:48:44+00:00

Upcoming Events

Virtual Mother & Son Dance 

MAY 9, 2020

Facebook Live 

Join us for a virtual Mother Son Dance! We will not let COVID stop our shine. The event will be streamed live on our Facebook page on Saturday, May 9, 2020 from 6 PM – 8 PM. We know social distancing can be hard but at least we can have a good time. DJ Chuck will be providing the sounds for the night.

Memorial Day Parade

May 2021

Due to COVID-19 the 2020 Memorial Day Parade has been canceled

YBL Mini Camp


Due to COVID-19, the 2020 YBL Mini-Camp has been canceled! Please stay connected to our page as we will be adapting programming to adhere to community safety measures. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Annual Fundraiser

Bow Ties and Ballroom

Although we will not be having our annual fundraiser, please consider making a donation to Charlie’s PLACE as we raise money to build the PLACE! We are in the process of starting our building fund. Your contributions will help make this a reality! Consider donating today. Checks can be mailed to P.O. Box 145, Kalamazoo, MI 49009 OR by clicking here 

YBL Season


Due to COVID-19 the traditional YBL program has been canceled. The board is working hard to create new ways to deliver components of the YBL program. Please stay tuned and connected with us as we figure out innovative ways to have our programming. 

Trunk of Treats

October 31, 2020
Location: 1900 Block of Krom Street
The Trunk of Treat safe Halloween neighborhood event draws over 1,000 community members to the 1900 block of Krom St. located on the Northside of Kalamazoo. This year’s theme is Nightmare on Krom St.  If you would like to participate by bringing a vehicle to hand out “treats” we ask that you complete the Trunk of Treat vehicle registration form.  If you would like to volunteer or if you have questions, please contact our volunteer coordinator by email at volunteer@kzoocharliesplace.com.
Trunk of Treat Contest Rules 2020

Martial Arts

Charlie’s PLACE will be providing a 45 minute beginners judo classes teaching techniques of balance, leverage and movement.