May 22, 2017 What’s Happening

“Antarctica: a Year on Ice.” May 22, 23, 24, 25, 3:30pm & 7pm, Warehouse Cinema, 9216-A Westmoreland Ave, Cornelius. “Visually stunning” documentary. Rated PG. Admission $9, seniors $8, $5.75 students. WarehousePAC.Com 704-996-7724

“Bowl-a-thon to Strike Out Diabetes.” Sun June 4, 3-6pm, George Pappas’ Victory Lanes, 125 Morlake Dr, Mooresville. Bowling, bowling shoes, billiards, silent auction, door prizes, 50/50 raffle, cake & craft sale. Check-in 2pm. $25/bowler + $10 donation. Kids 10 & younger $15 (2 games) + $10 donation. Benefits Diabetes Research Foundation. 704-664-2695

“Celebrate Recovery.” Mondays, 6:30pm, Mosaic Church, 10624 Metromont Parkway, #302, Charlotte. Ongoing Christ-centered addiction recovery program meets every Monday. Free. Info@MosaicChurch.TV 704-806-0511

“Divided by Four.” Fri May 26, 5:30-8:30pm, Downtown Statesville on W Broad St in front of MCC. Free live band concert. Beer, wine, soft drinks & food for purchase. Bring chair. DownTownStatesvilleNC.Org 704-878-3436

“Group Socialization for Older Puppies.” Tuesdays May 23-June 20, 6-7pm, 3200 Sherrills Ford Rd, Salisbury. Group training class for puppies 6-14 months. $100 for all 5 or $25 per single session. Theresa Pitner, CDT TheresaDogNC.Com 704-754-2536

“How to Set Up & Use a Facebook Business Page.” Wed May 24, 6:30-8:30pm, Cabarrus Business & Technology Center, 660 Concord Pkwy N, Concord. Room 9206. Small business seminar. Free. RCCC.Edu/SBC 704-782-3484

“Human Capital.” Sat May 27, 7pm, Armour Street Theatre, 307 Armour Street, Davidson. 2013 film from Italy, in Italian with English subtitles. Directed by Paolo Virzi. $9 ($7 members). Davidson Film Club. DavidsonFilmClub.Com

“Kids in America.” Sun June 4, 6-8pm, Town Green in front of Davidson Public Library, intersection of Main St & Concord Rd, Davidson. Live concert, ‘80’s variety band. Bring chair or blanket. Free. ConcertsOnTheGreen.Com

“Smoothie Making With the Chef.” Mon May 22, 5:30-7pm, South Rowan Regional Library, 920 Kimball Rd, China Grove. Chef Chris will demonstrate & share healthy recipes. Free. Register : RowanPublicLibrary.Org 704-216-7734

“Zootopia.” Fri May 26, City Park lawn (corner of W Miller & Jackson). “Movies at the Park.” 8pm: entertainment. 9pm: movie begins. Concessions available for purchase. Bring blanket or chair. Free. 704-638-5295

African Drum Circle. Sat June 3, 10am-4pm, Historic Latta Plantation, 5225 Sample Rd, Huntersville. Learn about African heritage & culture through music. Admission $9, seniors & students $8, children 5 & under free. LattaPlantation.Org 704-875-2312

Bare Bones 5K. Sat May 27, Knox Middle School, 1625 W Park Rd, Salisbury. 8:30am: 5K. 9:15am: Fun Run. All proceeds benefit Relay for Life of Rowan County. David.Freeze@CTC.net

Grace Circle. Tues May 23, 7pm, 220 George Liles Pkwy, Concord. A crisis group for women. Meets every Tuesday. Free childcare on request.704-886-8143

Lions Fundraiser. Mon May 22, 5-8pm, Randy’s Barbecue, 103 N Main St, Troutman. A percentage of the evening’s receipts will go to Lions Club programs for the visually impaired. LionsClubs.Org

Spring Concert. June 1 & 2, 8pm, The Cove Church, 197 Langtree Rd, Mooresville. Central Piedmont Community Chorus celebrating its 40th anniversary. Tickets $10, children age 6 & under free. Includes exhibition of classic cars. To exhibit a car: 704-425-5722

Theatre Auditions. Tues May 30, 7pm, Warehouse Performing Arts Center, 9216-A Westmoreland Ave, Cornelius. For “Large Animal Games,” show dates Sept 15-30, & for “The Explorers Club,” show dates Nov 3-18. By appointment only. MarlaBrown@Mac.Com 704-425-5564

Yard Sale. Fri May 26, noon-5pm. Sat May 27, 8am-4pm, 1621 Emerald St, Salisbury. Proceeds benefit Cystic Fibrosis research. Helen Brown 704-636-5902

Youth Theatre Auditions. May 23 & 24, 4:30pm & 5:30pm, Norvell Theatre, 135 E Fisher St, Salisbury. For “Bring It On, the Musical,” show dates July 13-22. By appointment only: 704-633-5471 PiedmontPlayers.Com

May 15, 2017 What’s Happening

“Grace!” Sun May 21, 4pm, St. John’s Lutheran Church, 200 W Innes St, Salisbury. 22nd annual Spring Concert presented by St. John’s Men’s Chorus. Offering benefits Community Care Clinic. Admission free. Nursery provided. StJohnsSalisbury.Org 704-636-3431

“How to Set Up & Use a Facebook Business Page.” Wed May 24, 6:30-8:30pm, Cabarrus Business & Technology Center, 660 Concord Pkwy N, Concord. Room 9206. Small business seminar. Free. RCCC.Edu/SBC 704-782-3484

“Moondance Orchestra.” Sun May 21, 6-8pm, Town Green in front of Davidson Public Library, intersection of Main St & Concord Rd, Davidson. Live concert, Big Band style. Bring chair or blanket. Free. ConcertsOnTheGreen.Com

“Night on the Stage: a Fundraiser.” May 19-20, 7pm, Meroney Theatre, 213 S Main St, Salisbury. Featuring dinner by Chef Santos on the Meroney stage followed by intimate performance by Tony Award winner Lillias White. Benefits Piedmont Players. PiedmontPlayers.Com 704-633-5471

“Swings Fore Strings.” Fri May 19, 1pm, The Revival at Crescent Golf Club, 220 Laurel Valley Way, Salisbury. Golf Tournament organized by Salisbury Symphony Orchestra. $75. Benefits After-School Strings program. Register: Angie Smith 704-431-4447

11th Annual Cruise-In. Sat May 20, 4-7pm, Stony Point Volunteer Fire Dept, 501 Ruritan Park Rd (off of Taylorsville Hwy), Stony Point. BBQ sandwiches, hot dogs, bake sale, cake walk, 50/25/25 tickets. In lieu of entry fee, bring canned food item. Rain or shine. Spvfd5@bellsouth.net 704-585-2519

Cabarrus Council on Aging. Tues May 16, noon, Active Living & Parks Senior Center, 331 Corban Ave, Concord. General membership covered dish luncheon. Speaker: Erin Kyles from Veterans Administration. Bring covered dish by 11:30. Pat Martin 704-773-0665

Lions Fundraiser. Mon May 22, 5-8pm, Randy’s Barbecue, 103 N Main St, Troutman. A percentage of the evening’s receipts will go to Lions Club programs for the visually impaired. LionsClubs.Org

Old Town Cornelius Jazz Festival. Sat May 20, 3-9pm, Smithfield Park, 19710 S Ferry St, Cornelius. Live jazz performers, multicultural fair, food trucks, breweries, wineries, artisans, Kid Zone. Bring blanket or chair. Admission free. OldTownCornelius.Com

Race City Festival. Sat May 20, 9am-5pm, Main & Broad Streets, downtown Mooresville. Outdoor street festival, arts, live entertainment, music, food court, beer garden, kids’ area. Admission free. Rain or shine. MooresvilleNC.Org

Statesville Christian Women’s Club. Mon May 15, 11am, Civic Center, 300 S. Center St, Statesville. Luncheon & program. Topic: “Turtles Come Out.” Music: Roger Ely. Speaker: Susan Ely. $12 inclusive. RSVP by May 11: Vickie 704-876-1718

Theatre Auditions. May 21-22, 7pm, Lee Street Theatre, 329 N Lee St, Salisbury. For “Pride & Prejudice,” show dates July 20-29. Scripts available for perusal. LeeStreet.Org 704-310-5507

Theatre Auditions. Mon May 15, 7pm, Warehouse Performing Arts Center, 9216-A Westmoreland Ave, Cornelius. For “Psycho Beach Party,” show dates July 28-Aug 12. By appointment only. MarlaBrown@Mac.Com 704-425-5564

Youth Theatre Auditions. May 18 or 19, 6-9pm, Community School of Davidson High School’s Black Box Theatre, 404 Armour St, Davidson. For “Into the Woods, Jr.” musical, show dates July 21-30. Open to ages 6-18. Details: MooresvilleChildrensTheatre.Org

May 8, 2017 What’s Happening

Theatre Auditions. Mon May 15, 7pm, Warehouse Performing Arts Center, 9216-A Westmoreland Ave, Cornelius. For “Psycho Beach Party,” show dates July 28-Aug 12. By appointment only. MarlaBrown@Mac.Com 704-425-5564

“Basics of Bookkeeping.” Mon May 8, 6:30-8:30pm, RCCC North Campus, 1333 Jake Alexander Blvd S, Salisbury. Room 4213. Small business seminar. Free. RCCC.edu/SBC

“Clybourne Park.” Sun May 21, 4pm, Old Courthouse Theatre, 49 Spring St NW, Concord. Living Room Reading Series, staged reading of play by Bruce Norris. Rated PG. Admission free. www.OldCourtHouseTheatre.Org  704-788-2405

“Gershwin.” Sat May 13, 7:30pm, Varick Auditorium, Livingstone College, 701 W Monroe St, Salisbury. Pops concert presented by Salisbury Symphony Orchestra. Soloist: Nate Beversluis, piano. Tickets $23.75 age 19 & up, $6.50 ages 9-18, $4.25 age 8 & under. SalisburySymphony.Org 704-637-4314

“Gold Rush Days.” Sat May 13, 10am-5pm, Historic Gold Hill, 735 St. Stephens Church Rd, Gold Hill.  Art & craft booths, gold panning, live bluegrass music, food. GoldHillNC.Com 704-267-9439

“La La Land.” May 10-13, 3:30pm & 7pm, Warehouse Cinema, 9216-A Westmoreland Ave, Cornelius. Romantic musical drama film starring Emma Stone & Ryan Gosling. Rated PG-13. Admission $9, seniors $8, $5.75 students. WarehousePAC.Com 704-996-7724

“Shakespeare on the Green.” May 12 & 13, 6pm. Sun May 14, 2pm, Town Green, Davidson. Outdoor performance of “The Tempest,” presented as part of ReadDavidson. Free. TownOfDavidson.Org

“The Longrifle Makers of the Rowan School.” Tues May 9, 7pm, Rowan Museum, 202 N Main St, Salisbury. Author Michael Briggs will present a short history talk & lead discussion. Free, open to the public. RowanMuseum.Org

“Tom Jones.” May 4-6 & 10-13, 7:30pm. Sun May 7, 2:30pm, Meroney Theatre, 213 S Main St, Salisbury. “Rollicking comedy” presented by Piedmont Players. Tickets $17,  seniors/ students $14. PiedmontPlayers.Com 704-633-5471

11th Annual Cruise-In.  Sat May 20, 4-7pm, Stony Point Volunteer Fire Dept, 501 Ruritan Park Rd (off of Taylorsville Hwy), Stony Point. BBQ sandwiches, hot dogs, bake sale, cake walk, 50/25/25 tickets. In lieu of entry fee, bring canned food item. Rain or shine. Spvfd5@bellsouth.net  704-585-2519

4th Anniversary Celebration. Fri May 12, 7:30am-5:30pm. Sat May 13, 11am-3pm, Lil’ Shavers Wood Shop, 3301 Salisbury Hwy, Statesville. Lunch 11am-1pm both days. Huge tent sale, live radio remote, free food, door prizes, price specials. LilShavers.Com 704-872-3148

Alzheimer’s Support Group for Caregivers. Tues May 9, 12pm & 5:45pm, Kannapolis Church of Christ, 2315 Concord Lake Rd, Kannapolis. Meets 2nd Tuesday of each month. Free. Pat Putnal 704-305-3073

Cabarrus Quilters Guild. Mon May 8, Forest Hill UMC, 265 Union St North, Concord. 6pm: meet & greet, light refreshments. 6:45pm: meeting. Featuring trunk show by Judy Heyward. Visitors welcome. CabarrusQuiltersGuild.Org

Grace Circle. Tues May 9, 7pm, 220 George Liles Pkwy, Concord. A crisis group for women. Meets every Tuesday. Free childcare on request.704-886-8143

NC Brewers & Music Festival. Fri May 12, 1pm – Sat May 13, 10:30pm, Historic Rural Hill, 4431 Neck Rd, Huntersville. Local craft beer & live music. Fri night camping available. NCbrewsMusic.Com RuralHill.Net

Race City Festival. Sat May 20, 9am-5pm, Main & Broad Streets, downtown Mooresville. Outdoor street festival, arts, live entertainment, music, food court, beer garden, kids’ area. Admission free. Rain or shine. MooresvilleNC.Org

Spring Into Arts Festival. Sat May 13, 10am-4pm, Downtown Concord. Family-friendly event featuring visual & performing arts. Juried art show, live music, food, kids’ area, beer & wine. ConcordDownTown.Com

Statesville Christian Women’s Club. Mon May 15, 11am, Civic Center, 300 S. Center St, Statesville. Luncheon & program. Topic: “Turtles Come Out.” Music: Roger Ely. Speaker: Susan Ely. $12 inclusive. RSVP by May 11: Vickie 704-876-1718

Youth Theatre Auditions. May 18 or 19, 6-9pm, Community School of Davidson High School’s Black Box Theatre, 404 Armour St, Davidson. For “Into the Woods, Jr.” musical, show dates July 21-30. Open to ages 6-18. Details: MooresvilleChildrensTheatre.Org

April 24, 2017 What’s Happening

“Blue Star Mothers Spring Cleaning Yard Sale & Bake Sale for Our Vets.” Sat April 29, 7am-2pm, Park Avenue UMC, 648 W Park Ave, Mooresville. To benefit active military & veterans. Tables & spaces available, $10. 704-402-3015

“Celebrate Recovery.” Mondays, 6:30pm, Mosaic Church, 10624 Metromont Parkway, “302, Charlotte. Ongoing Christ-centered addiction recovery program meets every Monday. Free. Info@MosaicChurch.TV 704-806-0511

“Family Fun Puzzle Run.” Sat April 29, 8am, Northcross Shopping Center, 9751 Sam Furr Rd, Huntersville. 5K, benefits Autism Society of North Carolina. Kids’ activities after the race. PuzzleRun.RacesOnline.Com

“Kids in Nature Day.” Sat April 29, 9am-noon, Woodland Discovery, 8755 Poplar Tent Rd, Concord. Guided hikes, scavenger hunt, fishing poles, craft stations, wildlife experts. Activities free & open to public. City of Concord will hand out native tree seedlings. Concord Wildlife Alliance 704-701-3664

“St. Paul’s Cruise ‘n Barbecue.” Sat April 29, St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 205 St. Paul Church Rd, Salisbury. Poker Cruise at 9am, followed by cruise-in, car show, & port-a-pit chicken. Music, raffles, & door prizes throughout afternoon. 3pm: drawings & awards. Facebook.Com/StPaulsCruiseNbarbecue

“Swinging for Small Business.” Thurs April 27, 12pm shotgun start, Mooresville Golf Club, 800 Golf Course Dr, Mooresville. Golf tournament, 4-person teams, captains choice. $100 per golfer includes lunch, dinner, beverages, & goodie bag. Info@MooresvilleNC.Org 704-664-3898

“The Music Man.” April 20-22, 28-29, May 5-6, 8pm. April 23, 30, May 7, 2:30pm, Old Courthouse Theatre, 49 Spring St NW, Concord. Musical production, rated PG. $20/ $17/ $15. OldCourthouseTheatre.Org 704-788-2405

“Valor III.” Sun April 30, 6pm, Family Ministry Center of First Baptist Church, 223 N Fulton St, Salisbury. Free concert, love offering taken. 704-239-9122 FBCsalisbury.Org

“World War I Diary of Sgt. Ben McAllister, Co. A, 115th MG Battalion, 30th Division.” Sun April 30, 2pm, Eastern Cabarrus Historical Society, 1100 N Main St, Mt. Pleasant. Presented by Ben Callahan in commemoration of the 100th anniversary of WWI. WWI items on display. $5 admission, members free. 704-783-5240

20th Annual Salisbury Confederate Prison Symposium. April 28-30. Banquet, lecturers, tour. $75. Sun: 2 public memorial services. Robert F. Hoke Chapter 78, UDC, P.O. Box 83, Salisbury 28145-0083. Sue Curtis SouthPaws@Fibrant.Com 704-637-6411

2nd Annual Recovery in Action Golf Tournament. Fri April 28, Red Bridge Golf Club, 6801 Gatehouse Rd, Locust. 1:30 shotgun start. Captain’s Choice format. $75/player, tax deductible. Golfer swag bags, t-shirts, brown bag lunch, BBQ dinner, trophies, 50/50 raffle. SURFofCentralCarolinas.Org 980-236-1691

5th Annual Iredell Garden Fair. Sat April 29, 9am-2pm, NC Agricultural Center, 444 Bristol Ave, Statesville. Vendors, plant sales, yard art, speaker workshops, garden accessories, kids’ hands-on activities, food. Rain or shine. Admission free. Iredell Cooperative Extension. IredellGardenFair.Weebly.Com 704-878-3166

Autism Aware Fare. Tues April 25. Dine in or order out from any participating restaurant, & a percentage of total sales will be donated to the Autism Society of NC’s Mecklenburg chapter. “What’s raised here, stays here.” AutismAwareFare.Org 704-894-9678 ext 1615

Community Singers. Rehearsals begin Mon April 24, 7pm, Forest Hill UMC, 265 Union St N, Concord. Invitation to join Piedmont Choral Society in “All Patriotic Music” concert series in late May. Kayy2000@Gmail.Com 704-699-6053

Gospel Concert Fundraiser. Sat April 29, 2pm, Trinity Presbyterian Church, 300 S Caldwell St, Salisbury. Presented by Team Rejoice. Followed by Survivor/Caregiver service, 3pm. Refreshments for sale. All proceeds to Relay For Life of Rowan.

ICS Spring Festival. Sat April 29, 9am-2pm, I-40 Flea & Farmer’s Market (parking lot), 1441 Wilkesboro Hwy, Statesville. Vendors, bounce houses, entertainment, raffles, giveaways, more. Iredell Choral Society. IredellChoralSociety.Webs.Com 704-500-2125

Lions Regional Golf Tournament. Mon April 24, Northstone Country Club, 15801 Northstone Dr, Huntersville. Shot gun start 1pm. 4-person captain’s choice. Prizes. $125 for round of golf & dinner. Proceeds benefit the visually impaired. NorthMeckLionsGolf.Org

National Firewood Workshop. Thurs April 27, 9am-4:30pm, Iredell County Agricultural Center, 440 Bristol Dr, Statesville. (Near Exit 149 on I-40.) National gathering for the split firewood industry. EC hours for foresters & arborists. $30 Harry_Watt@NCSU.Edu 704-880-3067

Ted Luther Memorial Golf Tournament. Sat April 29, 8am, Corbin Hills, 431 Wildwood Dr, Salisbury. Shot gun start. Captain’s Choice. Prizes. Benefits Rowan Helping Ministries. Kmueller@RowanHelpingMinistries.Org 704-637-6838 ext 117