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Auditions: The Choral Academy is now auditioning children and youth, ages 7-20, to participate in three age-based choirs. If you have children who love to sing and would like to develop their musical talents in a disciplined choir program, call for an audition time. All youth in Cabarrus and the surrounding counties are welcome. Rehearsals for spring semester begin Jan. 5; new singers will be accepted through the month of January. For more information and to set up an audition, call 704-786-7477. The church is at 950 Bradley St., Concord.
Grand opening: The cafe will have its grand opening during all three services on Jan. 10. The cafe is open to everyone and is a place where you can go for fellowship, watch the live feed of the service or just spend some quiet time at one of the tables. Coffee and baked goods available. Services are at 8:30 a.m., 9:45 a.m. and 11:11 a.m. Sundays. 220 George W. Liles Pkwy. N.W., Concord. 704-795-0423; www.xroadschurch.us.
Harrisburg United Methodist
Community blood drive: Noon-2:30 p.m. Jan. 10. 4560 N.C. 49 S., Harrisburg. 704-455-2311; www.harrisburgumc.org.
Exercise class: 6:15 p.m. Thursdays. 58 Chestnut Drive, Concord. 704-782-7620.
Concord Seventh-Day Adventist
Fellowship meal: Please come and fellowship with us each Sabbath following the main service. Sabbath school, 9:25 a.m. Saturdays. Praise and worship, 10:45 a.m. Church service, 11 a.m. 2141 N.C. 49 N., Concord. 704-788-3334; www.concordadventist.org.
West Cabarrus Church
Kids' Bible study: The Awana Club meets 6:30-8 p.m. Wednesdays. 7655 Bruton Smith Blvd., Concord. 704-455-2590; www.wcchurch.com.