Overview of medicare basics with an emphasis on open enrollment: 10-11:30 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 16, St. Matthew Catholic Church, 8015 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy., Charlotte. New to Medicare? Learn the basics, including eligibility requirements, when to sign up, how much it costs, and what it covers. Vickie Blevins, executive director of the Catawba County Council on Aging, will present free, unbiased, accurate information. Hosted by the Elder Ministry program of Catholic Charities Diocese of Charlotte. For details, contact Sandra Breakfield at 704-370-3220.