On the Calendar, you can add an Event directly to instead of needing to add it through the Event Category by taking the following steps:

 

  1. Select Calendar from one of your Personas (i.e. Faculty, Parent, etc.).
  2. Click Event 
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  1. Select which Event Category or Group Page to use as the event's Primary category. 
  2. Fill out the Event information.
  3. Publish to additional categories (if desired.)
  4. Click Save.