Al Petteway and Amy White concert: The Grammy and Indie award winners will perform 7 p.m. June 16 at Saint Patricks Episcopal Church, 201 Fairview Road, Mooresville. Tickets at the door: $15, adults; $10, students; free 5 and younger. Proceeds benefit community outreach. Details: 704-663-5659; saint-patricks.org.Look Good...Feel Better: Lake Norman Regional Medical Center. 171 Fairview Road, Mooresville will host the free American Cancer Society program 6:15-8:15 p.m. June 17 in the hospitals private dining room. Dinner is included. Volunteer cosmetologists will guide female cancer patients on using make-up and skin care techniques to overcome appearance-related effects of chemotherapy and radiation. Details: Coordinator Cathy Quade, 704-662-0770. The Probus Club of Lake Norman: The clubs June 18 monthly meeting at Berea Baptist Church; 1015 River Road (N.C. 150), Mooresville, will feature an address by a representative of Duke Energys McGuire Nuclear Station in Huntersville. Coffee will be available at 10 a.m., and the meeting is at 10:30 a.m. Osteoarthritis seminar: 6-7 p.m. June 18, Community Rooms A and B, Lake Norman Regional Medical Center , 171 Fairview Road, Mooresville. Free. Registration: 1-888-995-6762. Senior adult basketball open gym: The Huntersville Parks and Recreation Department will host the free program 6-9 p.m. Wednesdays, June 19 through Aug. 14, at the Huntersville Elementary School gym, 200 Gilead Road, for men and women 50 and older. Details: 704-766-2220. Adult summer reading program: Free programs include Simple Steps to Get You Organized, 7 p.m. June 18; Gardening with Ease, Even with Limited Mobility, 7 p.m. June 20; Right Plant, Right Place, 7 p.m. June 25; Attracting Butterflies to Your Garden, 11 a.m. June 29; zombie walk and movie, 5 p.m. July 11; local author showcase, 11 a.m., July 27. Registration and details: 704-664-2927, www.mooresvillelibrary.org. Benefit golf tournament: The 19th Annual John P. Campbell Memorial Golf Tournament is scheduled for June 19 at Mallard Head Country Club in Mooresville. Entry fee is $75 per golfer. Entry forms are available at either hospice office in Iredell County, 2347 Simonton Road, Statesville, and 150 Fairview Road, Suite 325, Mooresville, and at Mallard Head Country Club. Details: Lisa Parks, 704-924.4326; firstname.lastname@example.org. Life support training: Lake Norman Regional Medical Center, 171 Fairview Road, Mooresville will host the American Heart Associations Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider training course 6-10 p.m. June 20. Cost is $50. Registration and details: 888-995-6762. Shred-A-Thon: Business owners and residents are encouraged to take their unwanted documents to the free shredding event from 10 a.m. to noon June 28 at Fidelity Bank, 186 Williamson Road, Mooresville. Papers should have no staples, paper clips or plastic attached. Carrburritos Summer Music Series: Carrburritos restaurant, 445 S. Main St., Davidson, Parodi Kings, June 29; Jeff Sipe Trio, July 13; Chasing Pedestrians, Aug. 3; Big Daddy Love, Aug. 15. Ten percent of proceeds from each show will go to the Ada Jenkins Music Program. Details: carrburritos.com. Surgical weight loss seminar: 7 p.m. June 24, Center for Surgical Weight Loss in the Medical Pavilion at Lake Norman, 131 Medical Park Road, Suite 303, Mooresville. Free. Registration: 1-888-995-6762. Cornelius outdoor cinema series: : 8:30 p.m. June 22, Men in Black 3, Ramsey Creek Park, Boat-In; 8:30 p.m. June 26, Skyfall, Kenton Place retail center, 17111 Kenton Drive. Free. Details: Cornelius PARC Department, 704-892-6031, extension 160; www.cornelius.org/parc. Rainout Hotline: 704-896-2460, ext. 290. Stroke screenings: Lake Norman Regional Medical Center and Life Line Screening will offer stroke screenings 9 a.m.-5 p.m. June 27 at Unity Presbyterian Church in Denver, July 1 at Cannon YMCA in Kannapolis, July 5 at South Iredell Senior Center in Mooresville and July 15 at Providence Missionary Church in Lincolnton. Cost of a stroke/carotid artery screening is $60. Registration: 877-237-1383. Soccer clinic: The South Iredell Soccer Association will host Kicking4Hunger, a free soccer clinic for ages 6-17 from 9 a.m. to noon June 29 at Mazeppa Park, 645 Mazeppa Road, Mooresville. Requested donation is three to five cans of food per player, Instructors will be SISAs recreational and challenge level coaches. Registration: kicking4hunger.org. Details: email@example.com. Symphony in the Park: Gates open at 6 p.m. June 29 for a free performance by the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra at the Bailey Road Park band shell, 11536 Bailey Road, Cornelius. Bring picnic baskets and blankets. The Chad Lawson Trio will be the prelude act, and fireworks will follow the symphonys Celebrate America concert. www.cornelius.org/parc. All About Women: Through June 30 at Andre Christine Gallery, 148 Ervin Road, Mooresville, featuring local artists and Asheville sculptor/artist Connie McNees. andrechristinegallery.com. Piedmont Choral Society: 10th annual Patriotic and Benefit concerts, 7 p.m. June 27 at Forest Hill UMC, 265 Union St. North, Concord; 7 p.m. June 28 at Central UMC, 30 Union St. North, Concord; and 3 p.m. June 30 at First Presbyterian Church, 201 Vance St., Kannapolis. Details: 704-699-6053; firstname.lastname@example.org. Concord Library events: The library at 27 Union St. North will offer these free events:• The Childrens Room will present the League of Extraordinary Legos at 4 p.m. June 18 in the auditorium. The library will supply the Legos. For ages 4-12. Details: 704-920-2058.• The Teen Book Club will discuss I Am Number 4 by Pitticus Lore at 5:30 p.m. June 18 in the Teen Area. Registration and details: 704-920-2053.• Farmer Jason will perform in the auditorium at 3 p.m. June 19 as part of the Childrens Summer Reading Program. Details: 704-920-2058.• As part of the Teen Summer Reading Program, the library will present a bracelet craft from 2 to 4 p.m. June 20 in the auditorium for teens entering grades 6-12. Registration: 704-920-2053. • As part of the Childrens Summer Reading Program Dig Into Reading, Ancient Egypt-Mummies and More! will take place at 3 p.m. June 20 in the Childrens Program Room for ages 5-12 . Details: 704-920-2058.• As part of the Teen Summer Reading Program, the library will host Wii Mario Kart Tournament Practice from 2 to 4 p.m. June 22 in the auditorium for teens entering grades 6 through 12. Details: 704-920-2053. Compiled by Joe Marusak
Friday, Jun. 14, 2013
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