Father of the Year Awards: Presented by the Father's Day Council, this fundraiser for the American Diabetes Association recognizes outstanding businessmen who have also made their families a priority. This year's honorees are Kieth Cockrell of Bank of America; Vinay Patel of SREE Hotels; and Chad Utermark of Nucor. June 16 at the Westin. The reception starts at 6:30 p.m.; the dinner and awards ceremony begins at 7:30 p.m. Master of Ceremonies is WBTV anchor Jamie Boll. Attire is black tie optional.
Faces of Music: Photographer Daniel Coston shares the stories behind some of the famous musicians he's photographed in his storied career including Johnny Cash and the Avett Brothers. 7-9 p.m. June 21 at the Cornwell Conference Center at Myers Park Baptist Church, 2001 Selwyn Avenue. Free. www.cornwellcenter.org.
What’s New In Non-Invasive Treatments: Olivia Fortson, publisher of The O Report, invites you to learn about new ways to slow down the aging process and look your best during this special event at Charlotte Plastic Surgery. Nurse Injector Mischell Christmas, a former critical care nurse at Georgetown University Hospital and ICU nurse at the National Institute of Health, will talk about injectables and the advantages of the Visia Complexion Analysis imaging system and the new HALO laser treatments. Skin Health Specialist Emily Merrick, a Coolsclupting expert, will talk about the new body conturing procedure that’s non-invasive and has no downtime. This relaxed evening of socializing and learning is from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 28, at the office of Charlotte Plastic Surgery, 2215 Randolph Road. Wine and hors d'ouevres will be served. Each guest will receive a special gift bag and a copy of the brand new The O Report magazine. Free. Space is limited. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
New Gallery of Modern Art: Through June 24: After The Storm by Stephanie Hirsch. 435 S. Tryon St., Suite 110. Gallery hours are 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday. 704-373-1464; www.newgalleryofmodernart.com.
Soco Gallery: Through July 8: Passage, photographs by N.C. artist Linda Foard Roberts. Gallery hours are 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; noon-5 p.m. Sunday. 421 Providence Road. Details: 980-498-2811; www.soco-gallery.com.