Cabarrus CountyFree flu shots for veterans: Free flu shots will be available Oct. 3 in Concord for military veterans using VA health care and to those who have a DD-214 form and valid photo ID. The shots and services will be offered 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the Cabarrus County Veterans Service Office, 65 Church St. S.E., Concord. Members of the Rural Health program team from the W.G. (Bill) Hefner VA Medical Center in Salisbury will provide the services. The team will help military members and veterans with registration and health care education. Request a replacement DD-214 from www.archives.gov/veterans/military-service-records/. Details: 800-469-8262, ext. 4958, 4960, 4937, or 4315. www.salisbury.va.gov. Entrepreneurship class: “Entrepreneurship Class for Starting a Nonprofit or Profit Business” will teach how to get started with research and planning; how to organize a nonprofit; the role of your board of directors; how to write a business plan; and the liabilities of ownership. This training is a partnership between Community & Rural Development Extension Agents Kittrane Sanders of Harnett County and Minnie Mitchell-Bishop of Cabarrus County. The class will meet 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Oct. 19 at the N.C. Cooperative Extension’s Cabarrus County Center, 715 Cabarrus Ave. W., Concord. Cost $10. Register for class No. 6003-Business online at http://onlineservices.cabarruscounty.us/reservepartner/. For assistance call 704-920-3310.
Concord Volleyball pancakes: The GCAA Stallions volleyball team, which consists of home-schooled players from Cabarrus and Rowan counties, will host a Flapjack Fundraiser 8-10 a.m. Oct. 5 at Applebee’s, 1240 Concord Parkway N. Concord. All proceeds will go toward purchasing new uniforms, securing practice facilities and paying referees for the coming volleyball season. Tickets are $7, available at the door, or call 704-201-9214. “’Twas the Night Before Christmas” auditions: 7-9 p.m. Oct. 13-14, Old Courthouse Theatre, 49 Spring St. N.W., Concord. Play calls for two female and two male characters and one character that can be played by either a male or a female actor. All are of varying ages. For more detailed character descriptions, visit www.oldcourthousetheatre.org and go to the Audition page. Performances are scheduled for 8 p.m. Dec. 5-7, 13-1 and 20-21; and 2:30 p.m. Dec. 7-8, 14-15 and 21. 704-788-2405.