‘Pump Boys and Dinettes:’ Countrified musical produced by Theatre! Statesville will be performed at 7:30 p.m. July 18, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26 and 27 and 2:30 p.m. July 21 and 27 at the Iredell Arts Council Old Jail, 203 S. Meeting St., Statesville. Tickets are $10 and available at statesvilletheatre.com. Details: 704-872-7761.Free heartburn seminar: 6 p.m. July 18, Community Room B, Lake Norman Regional Medical Center, 171 Fairview Road, Mooresville. Dr. Peyton Davis will discuss a new surgical treatment for chronic heartburn and acid reflux called Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication. Reservations: 704-660-4859; or email Mitzie.McCurdy@hma.com. Outdoor Cinema Series: The Cornelius PARC Department will offer a free boat-in showing of the movie “Rise of the Guardians” at 8:30 p.m. July 20 at Ramsey Creek Park, 18441 Nantz Road, Cornelius. The department will give free showings of “Hotel Transylvania” at 8:30 p.m. July 24 and “The Avengers” at 8:30 p.m. Aug. 7 at the Kenton Place retail center, 17111 Kenton Dr., Cornelius. Details: 704-892-6031, Ext. 160; rain-out hotline: 704-896-2460, Ext. 290. Fine art exhibit: “Life is a Circus” featuring contemporary and colorful circus paintings, July 20 through Aug. 31, Andre Christine Gallery, 148 Ervin Road, Mooresville. Artist reception will be 6-9 p. July 20. Free admission. Details: andrechristinegallery.com. Movies @ McGuire: Free showing of the animated family comedy, “Escape from Planet Earth,” 8:50 p.m. July 26, McGuire Nuclear Station’s EnergyExplorium, 13339 Hagers Ferry Road, off N.C. 73, Huntersville. Bring a blanket, picnic and arrive early for a good spot. Refreshments available for purchase. No pets allowed. Boaters can anchor at the EnergyExplorium’s cove at the southern tip of Lake Norman. www.duke-energy.com/energyexplorium. Senior softball league: Register through July 26 for the Ralph Lambert Senior Softball League of Lake Norman. The Huntersville and Cornelius Parks and Recreation departments will offer the fall league for adults 50 and older. Skills Day/players meeting is scheduled for 9 a.m. July 27 at Waymer Park, 14200 Holbrooks Road, Huntersville. Cost is $30 for residents and $45 others. Details: Athletic Coordinator Josh Brock, 704-766-2231; email@example.com. CPR training: Lake Norman Regional Medical Center, 171 Fairview Road, Mooresville, will host the American Heart Association’s Heartsaver CPR training 6-10 p.m. July 25 in the hospital’s Community Room B. Cost is $50. Reservations and details: 888-995-6762. Indies + Docs: The series of independent films and documentaries will show “The Iran Job” from 7 to 9:30 p.m. July 27 at the Cornelius Arts Center, 19725 Oak St., Cornelius. Tickets are $8, or $7 reserved. Tickets and details: 704-892-6031; www.cornelius.org/parc. Weight-loss seminar: The Center for Surgical Weight Loss at Lake Norman will host a free weight-loss seminar at 7 p.m. July 29. The center is in the Medical Pavilion at Lake Norman, 131 Medical Park Road., Suite 303, Mooresville. Another weight-loss seminar is scheduled for Aug. 14 at the center. Details: 888-995-6762; www.lnrmcsurgicalweightloss.com. French Baroque concert: The early music consort L’Académie du Roi Soleil will perform at 7:30 p.m. July 30 in the sanctuary of Davidson College Presbyterian Church, 100 N. Main St., Davidson as a part of its inaugural tour. Requested donation is $15 for adults/$10 students and seniors. www.lacademieduroisoleil.com. Operation Restored Warrior: Two Navy Seals will swim Lake Norman from Queens Landing in Mooresville to the Rusty Rudder in Cornelius 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Aug. 2 to raise money for Operation Restored Warrior. Details: Phil Sherrill, firstname.lastname@example.org; Randy Millwood, email@example.com; www.operationrestoredwarrior.org. Carrburritos Summer Music Series: Carrburritos restaurant, 445 S. Main St., Davidson. 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. Fall consignment sale: The nonprofit Lake Norman Mothers of Multiples will hold its Fall Consignment Sale 7 a.m.-1 p.m. Aug. 3 at Brawley Middle School, 132 Swift Arrow Drive, Mooresville. The cash-only sale will include gently used children’s and maternity clothing, toys and baby equipment. Early bird admission is $1 from 7 to 8 a.m. The half-price sale starts at 11:30 a.m. St. Patrick’s concert: Muriel Anderson, one of the world’s foremost finger-style and harp-guitarist and the first woman to win the National Finger Style Guitar Championship, will perform at 7 p.m. Aug. 4 at Saint Patrick’s Episcopal Church, 201 Fairview Road, Mooresville, as part of the church’s Solas Leighis concert series. The event will include a wine-and-cheese reception. Tickets will be available at the door, $15 for adults, $10 students, 5 and younger free. All proceeds benefit community outreach. 704-663-5659; firstname.lastname@example.org; www.saint-patricks.org. Lakeside Artists Studio Tour: The fourth annual tour will be Oct. 25 and 26. The juried show offers original, high-quality, one-of-a-kind works of art and fine crafts. Artists in all media, including fiber arts, jewelry, pottery and sculpture metal works, and traditional fine artists can participate. Prospectus and details: lknstudios.com. Concord Library events: The library at 27 Union St. N. will offer these free events:• League of Extraordinary Legos, 4 p.m. July 16 in the auditorium, for ages 4-12. The library will supply Legos. 704-920-2058.• Teen Book Discussions, 5:30 p.m. July 16 in the Teen Area of the library. The group will discuss paranormal books; bring one to spare. 704-920-2053.• A Walk in the Woods - Sea Turtles: Nest Diggers on Sandy Shores, 3 p.m. July 17 in the auditorium for ages 5-12. 704-920-2058.• As part of the Teen Summer Reading Program, the library will hold a craft activity from 2 to 4 p.m. July 18 in the auditorium for teens entering sixth to 12th grades. Participants will make a felt monster. Registration: 704-920-2053. • As part of the Children’s Summer Reading Program, Dig Into Reading, Gnome Sweet Gnome is scheduled for 3 p.m. July 18 in the Children’s Program Room. 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. July 20 in the auditorium for teens entering sixth to 12th grades. 704-920-2053. Kannapolis Library events: The library at 850 Mountain St. will offer these free events:• Wii Tournament. 3 p.m. July 15. Finale will be 2 p.m. July 27 at the Concord Library.• Farm to Table. 5 p.m. July 16.• Geektastic Zombie Doll Craft. 5 p.m. July 18.• Living Healthy with Diabetes, six-week diabetes self-management program. 9 a.m. Tuesdays July 23 through Aug. 27.• Make a T-shirt bag. 3 p.m. July 25.• Photography for Beginners: Digital Camera Features. 5 p.m. July 25.• Mini-Speakers Craft. 3 p.m. July 29.• The Mysterious Book Society book discussion of “Agnes and the Hitman” by Jennifer Crusie. 5:30 p.m. July 30.• Young at Heart book discussion of “The First Part Last” by Angela Johnson. 5:30 p.m. July 30. Compiled by Joe Marusak
Friday, Jul. 12, 2013
Community news from around Lake Norman
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