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Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014

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Charlotte

Volunteer graphic designers needed: The Mommies Network, a nonprofit dedicated to supporting local mothers, is looking for a graphic designer to help with marketing and the fundraising campaign for the Charlotte chapter.

Bloggers needed: The Mommies Network also is looking for writers to contribute to local and national content. Application: www.themommiesnetwork.org/vr/tmnvolunteerapp.php. Details: volunteer@themommiesnetwork.org

Bi-lingual Legal Assistant volunteer needed: The International House is looking for an intern interested in working at an immigration law clinic. Must be able to speak Spanish and English. 8-10 hours per week for six months. Details: Diana Rojas, drojas@ihclt.org.

Volunteer English tutors needed: English tutors needed for individual tutoring sessions. Sessions last 1.5 hours and are held throughout the day on Mondays. Minimum dedication of 10 weeks. Details: Diana Rojas, drojas@ihclt.org

North Charlotte

Senior Bridge at Mallard Creek Rec Center: Seniors invited Feb. 14 and 17 to socialize and play bridge. Admission is free. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at Mallard Creek Recreation Center, 2350 Johnston-Oehler Road. Ages 55 and older. Details: jennifer.cheung@mecklenburgcountync.gov or 704-548-8234

Reading Buddies: For children age 5-11 who would like to practice reading with a volunteer. 4-6 p.m. Feb. 18 at Beatties Ford Road Regional Library. Sessions are an hour long and registration is required. Register at cmlibrary.org/programs.

Theater performance: Live stage performance of “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind.” $10. For ages 21 and older. 7 p.m. Feb. 14 and 23 at Upstage, 3306 N. Davidson St. Details: upstagenoda.com or 704-430-4821.

Senior Computer Class: Learn computer basics like Internet access and Microsoft Word. Admission is free. 10-11 a.m. Feb. 18 at Ivory/Baker Recreation Center, 1920 Stroud Park Court, Charlotte. Details: jennifer.cheung@mecklenburgcountync.gov

Southend

Disappearing Frogs Project: Multimedia Art-Installation project to describe the plight of frogs worldwide. Through Feb. 25. Admission is free. On display at the Charlotte Art League. Details: www.charlotteart

league.org or 704-334-0800

Lake Norman

State of Emergency exhibit: Works focusing on the theme of disaster. Works by 18 artists including Ai Weiwei. Admission is free. At Davidson College until Feb 28. Details: www.davidsoncollegeartgalleries.org

Myers Park

Delhom Service League: Laurie Barnes speaks about high tea in a variety of different cultures. Feb. 18. Admission free. Starts at 10 a.m. at the Randolph Mint Museum. Details: mintmuseum.org

Uptown

Sunday Fun Day: An afternoon for families to engage in creative and healthy art activities. Feb. 16. Children: free. Mint Members: free. Adult: $5. 1-4 p.m. at Uptown Mint Museum. Details: www.mintmuseum.org

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