Bryan Davis, a writer of young-adult fantasy and Christian fiction, will present a writing workshop for teens 4-6 p.m. May 24 in the auditorium of the Concord main library, 27 Union St. N. It's free and open to the public.
A free reading at 5 p.m. today of the classic Broadway hit "Auntie Mame," starring Pat Heiss as Auntie Mame, will be the fifth offering of the Old Courthouse Theatre's Living Room Reading Series. The theater is at 49 Spring St. N.W., Concord. 704-788-2405.
A World War II re-enactment continues 1-4 p.m. today at Historic Latta Plantation, 5225 Sample Road. Admission is free for World War II veterans and ages 5 and under, $5 for other veterans and active duty military, and $6 for others. Details: 704-875-2312.
The town's free sixth annual DrumFest! will feature a family-oriented workshop by the SilverTones Steel Drum Band 1-3 p.m. Saturday at the Smithville Park picnic shelter, 19710 S. Ferry St. Details: 704-765-1450; www.corneliuspr.org/3rdannualdrumfest.
Band of Oz will perform the next free Concert on the Green, 6-9 p.m. next Sunday on the Village Green, at Main Street and Concord Road. 704-596-0342; firstname.lastname@example.org; www.ci.davidson.nc.us/concerts.
Harvest Wind Band and the Knotts Family Band will perform at the free Gospel on the Lawn at 7 p.m. Friday on the front lawn of the Historic Isaac Harris House, 330 S. Main St. Bring lawn chairs, blankets and picnic baskets. 704-664-2162; www.lakenormanlaw.com.
Grace for Pets and Friends of the Animals are hosting a pet food drive in Iredell County through next Sunday. Pet food collected will be distributed to needy families through the Iredell Christian Ministries and the Mooresville Christian Mission. Donate dog and cat food in Mooresville at Piedmont Bank, Petco and Lakewood Veterinary Hospital. www.friendsoftheanimals.net.
Wake Forest Statesville Soccer Camp is 9 a.m.-noon June 14-18 at the Statesville Soccer Complex. It's open to boys and girls ages 5-13. 704-878-3429.