The Piedmont Prime Time Community Band will present a free children's concert at 10:30 a.m. Saturday in the Old Courthouse Theatre, 49 Spring St. in Concord.
Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Details: Jon Hutchinson at 704-425-3508 or Krickit Shoemaker at 704-932-9438.
Concord Downtown Development Corp. is inviting everyone to a community input session 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday in the ballroom of the Hotel Concord, 14 Union St. N.
The discussion will help CDDC update its short-term and long-term goals. Details: 704-784-4208; email@example.com.
Wings of Eagles Therapeutic Riding Ranch for special-needs children needs volunteers for its spring riding session March 28-May 19.
The nonprofit will offer its required volunteer training session 6-9 p.m. Friday or March 11 at the ranch, 4800 Faith Trails Road, Concord. No horse experience required. Multiple volunteer oportunities are available; see www.wingsofeaglesranch.org; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; or call 704-784-3147.
Cabarrus County Democratic Party precincts will have their annual organizational meetings at various times today through March 11.
Precinct 02-01 (votes at Poplar Grove Baptist Church), 4 p.m. today, Chesleys' house, 633 Chadbourne Ave. N.W., Concord.
Precinct 01-02 (votes at Flowes Store fire station), 6:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church fellowship hall, 200 Simms Parkway.
Precinct 01-04 (votes at Harrisburg fire station), 6:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church fellowship hall, 200 Simms Parkway.
Precinct 02-05 (Weddington Hills Elementary School), 7 p.m. Tuesday, Bremsers' home, 2716 Sunberry Lane, Concord.
Precinct 02-07 (Cannon School) 7 p.m. Tuesday, 1408 Fawn Ridge Road, Carriage Downs.
Precincts 01-06 (votes at Harrisburg library), 01-07 (Harrisburg Elementary School) and 01-10 (Harrisburg Town Hall), 9:30-11 a.m. Saturday, Rocky River Coffee, Town Square, Harrisburg.
Precinct 02-02 (Furr Elementary School) 6 p.m. Saturday, 4955 Bentridge Drive.
Precinct 02-03 (Robinson High School), 6:30-7:30 Thursday, Rocky River Coffee, Harrisburg Town Square.
Precinct 02-08 (Odell Elementary School), 6:30 p.m. March 8.
Precinct 04-03 (New Hope Lutheran Church) 7 p.m. March 10, First Baptist Church, 1311 E. First St., Kannapolis.
Precinct 04-10 (Kannapolis Middle School), 7 p.m. March 9, home of Priscilla Rucks, 1104 S. Windsor Drive, Kannapolis.
Precinct 12-11 (Epworth United Methodist Church), 7 p.m. Monday, Johnson residence, 808 Martin St., Concord.
Meetings are still being arranged for precincts 04-04, 04-05, 04-07, 04-09 and 12-08. Information will be posted at cabarrusdemocrats.org.
Costumed interpreters will speak as historical figures and tell stories about their modes of transportation Friday at "Night at the N.C. Transportation Museum."
The special free tours will start at 5:30, 6:30 and 7:30 p.m. Costumed interpreters appear at various tour spots.
A pioneer will relate her travels along the Great Wagon Road, which ran from Philadelphia to Georgia. There will be demonstrations of dugout canoe construction. An N.C. Highway Patrolman will speak beside two historic patrol cars.
A 1920s flapper will tell of trips in luxurious private rail cars. The battle to help wounded U.S. soldiers during the Korean War will be recounted in the museum's Army hospital rail car.
The Wright Brothers' sister will talk about her brothers' great achievement alongside the full-size replica of the Wright Flyer.
Visitors should arrive at least 15 minutes before each tour. Details: 704-636-2889; 877-628-6386; www.nctrans.org. The museum is off Interstate 85 at Exit 79 in Spencer.
Joe Marusak and Scott Verner