Central United Methodist, Mooresville
Classes: Monday Night Madness classes: Games, Bible study, card making, Christmas crafts, basic guitar, repairing Chrismons, keyboard and vocal training, specialty desserts. Child care available. 7-8:30 p.m. Mondays, Nov. 1-Dec. 6. 214 N. Academy St., Mooresville. Register at 704-664-5429.
Talent show: "Central's Got Talent" Nov. 28. Sign up acts by Nov. 7. www.cumcmooresville.com.
Lake Norman Baptist, Huntersville
Fall jam: Christian ventriloquist Steve Brogan, candy, prizes, more. Children encouraged to wear family-friendly costumes. 7 p.m. Oct. 30. 7921 Sam Furr Road, Huntersville. www.lakenormanbaptist.com.
Beth Shalom Lake Norman
Tot Shabbat program: Shabbaton services for children through age 5. Music, prayer, other fun activities. Everyone welcome. Monthly program 5:30 p.m. Nov. 5. Participants welcome to stay for evening services 6:30 p.m. St. Alban's Episcopal, 301 Caldwell Lane, Davidson. www.bslkn.org.
Davidson College Presbyterian
Organ concerts: Silent horror film "Nosferatu, a Symphony of Horror" accompanied by organ improvisations by Henry Lebedinsky. Part of "Organ at Davidson" series. 7:30 and 11 p.m. Oct. 31. Free. 102 N. Main St., Davidson. Details: Jane Cain, 704-892-5641.
Barbecue fundraiser: Presented by church youth. $7.50 includes barbecue, slaw, baked beans, bun. Bulk sales and sauce available. Desserts, drinks sold separately. Noon-8 p.m. Nov. 5. 6525 Morehead Road, Harrisburg. 704-455-5709.
Westford United Methodist, Concord
Annual barbecue: $7 per plate or pound. Eat in or carry out. Delivery on 10 or more orders. 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Nov. 5. 273 N.C. 49 S., Concord. 704-782-1423.
First Presbyterian, Mooresville
Fall festival: Hot dog supper, games, cake walk, moonwalk, costumes parade, more. Free; donations accepted. 5-7 p.m. Oct. 31. 249 W. McLelland Ave., Mooresville. 704-664-5275.
Rehobeth United Methodist
Health fair: Presented by parish nursing staff and Catawba Valley Medical Center. 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 2. Free blood work 8-10 a.m. for lipids and blood sugar (fasting required); prostate screenings; flu and pneumonia shots; H1N1 with general flu shots with Medicare and Medicaid (no Medicare Advantage); class on advance directives, health-care powers of attorney and living wills by Palliative CareCenter and Hospice of Catawba Valley; free vision exams and glaucoma tests 8 a.m.-1 p.m. 4015 McGee Point Road, Terrell.