Associate degrees, diplomas and certificates were to be awarded to 725 students at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College's graduation Saturday at the Cabarrus Arena and Events Center.
The Cabarrus County Convention and Visitors Bureau needs volunteers to staff events and visitor centers all year. Training will be provided. Incentives may include event tickets and others. Ann Ellis, 704-260-8121 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
A Living History Day Fundraiser will be 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday at Historic Latta Plantation, 5225 Sample Road, with Revolutionary War, Civil War and World War II reenactors, tea parties, games, crafts and maypole dancing. Adults $6; seniors and students $5, ages 5 and under free.
The winning design for the Cornelius Veterans Monument will be unveiled at the town's Memorial Day program 11 a.m. Saturday at Legion Park, 21214 Legion St.. There will be a speaker, a 21-gun salute and music by the Mount Zion Choir. 704-892-6031; www.corneliuspr.org.
Band of Oz will give a free concert on the Green, Main Street and Concord Road, from 6 to 9 tonight.
The Race City Pit Stop in downtown Mooresville on Friday will feature race cars, music and an auction. The free event is 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; The auction starts at 1 p.m.
Fur in Flight - a free Friends of the Animals benefit with Frisbee-catching dogs from Highland Canine Training, an appearance by NASCAR driver Greg Biffle, food and drink vendors and music by Desmond Myers - will be 12:30-5 p.m. today at the Iredell County Fairgrounds, rain or shine. www.friendsoftheanimals.net.
The Statesville/Piedmont HealthCare Friday After Five Summer Concert Series returns Friday with music by the Catalinas 5:30-8:30 p.m. on West Broad between Kelly and Mulberry streets. It's free. 704-878-3586.
Roy Alexander, executive director of the Davidson Lands Conservancy, and Craig Wyant, landscape architect and wetlands specialist, will present "Preserving Our Wetlands" at the Lake Norman Covekeepers meeting 7 p.m. Thursday at East Lincoln Volunteer Fire Department, 406 S. Pilot Knob Road. Details: Ben Benoit, 704-489-6249.