Barak Obama will be in North Charleston on Thursday for a “Stand for Change Community Gathering” at the North Charleston High School Gymnasium on East Montague in North Charleston. The doors open at 5:30 p.m. The program begins at 7:30 p.m.

The event is free and tickets aren’t required, but you can RSVP at: http://sc.barackobama.com/northcharleston

For security reasons, bags are not allowed inside the event. Please limit personal items. No signs or banners are permitted.

Obama’s wife, Michelle, is also scheduled at 7 p.m. for a Women for Obama event at Robert Lange Studios Upstairs at 153 East Bay Street.