The Cabarrus Arts Council presents "An Evening with Billy D. Washington" 8 p.m. Saturday at Davis Theatre, 65 Union St. S., Concord. The stand-up comedian, who incorporates keyboard playing into his act, opened all of Aretha Franklin's shows 2003-06 at her request and has appeared on HBO, Comedy Central and BET. $32. 704-920-2753. www.cabarrusartscouncil.tix.com.
The Kannapolis Fire Department recognized Capt. Jody Kerr with its Larry C. Phillips Officer of the Year Award and Firefighter Greg Summitt with the Danny E. Scott Firefighter of the Year Award.
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The second annual Run Too Overcome 5K Run/Walk and Kids Fun Run will be 8 a.m. Saturday at Huntersville Family Fitness & Aquatics Center, 11725 Verhoeff Drive. Proceeds will benefit special-needs programs at eight north Mecklenburg public schools. Register through Wednesday at www.queencitytiming.com or pick up forms at the aquatics center or participating schools. 704-280-9264.
Davidson Community Players' Connie Company will conduct a Spring Break Drama Camp April 5-9 for ages 5-10 at Armour Street Theatre, 307 Armour St. Register at www.d-recs.org or call 704-892-7953 for details.
Mooresville residents and business owners 18 or older can enroll in the Mooresville Police Department's Citizens Police Academy. Capt. Adrian Burks, 704-658-9007; Major Kendell Hillard, 704-658-9005.
A public workshop on the proposed Troutman-Lake Norman Business Park will be 3:30 p.m. Monday at Town Hall.
The United Way of Lincoln County's Teen Board is collecting new and gently used prom dresses for its sixth annual Prom Dress Drive, to ensure every girl can attend her prom. Take dresses to the United Way, 211 W. Water St., Lincolnton, by March 11 or call 704-732-8055 for pickup.
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