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Family of Faith Lutheran, Concord
Acoustic Music Jam: All pickers and singers welcome. 9:30 a.m. to noon May 7. 240 Pitts School Road N.W. Concord. 704-782-0671.
Mount Olivet United Methodist, Concord
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Country Breakfast: 7-10 a.m. May 14. Breakfast includes eggs, bacon, sausage, sausage gravy, hot cakes and biscuits; coffee, tea, juice and milk. $5, $4 for children and seniors. 301 Mount Olivet Road, Concord. 704-782-8846.
Hot Dog Sale: Eat in or take out. Delivery for orders of $10 or more. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays. 301 Mt. Olivet Road, Concord. 704-782-8846.
Forest Hill United Methodist, Concord
Spaghetti Supper: All-you-can-eat spaghetti with homemade meat sauce, salad, bread, drink. $6 per person; $3 for age 10 and younger. Desserts $1 each. Takeout available. 5-7 p.m. May 4. 265 Union St. N., Concord. 704-782-1109; www.foresthillumc.org.
Friendship United Methodist, Concord
Wooden Bat Softball: All are welcome to watch old-fashioned softball. Free admission. Concession stand with $1 hot dogs. Games at 3, 4:15, and 5:30 p.m. Saturdays. 4695 Mt. Pleasant Road S., Concord. 704-788-3020.
The Choral Academy
Spring Concert: The Academy's three children's choirs will perform in fifth annual concert. 11 a.m. May 7 at Calvary Lutheran, 950 Bradley St., Concord. For more information, contact Gary Shive at 704-786-7447. www.choralacademy.org.
First Presbyterian, Concord
Concerts: The First Presbyterian sanctuary choir and the Piedmont Choral Society will present John Rutter's "Requiem." 7 p.m. May 13 and 3 p.m. May 15 at Forest Hill United Methodist, 265 Union St. N., Concord. A reception will follow the concerts. The groups will also present "Requiem" for the worship service at First Presbyterian at 11 a.m. May 15. 70 Union St. N., Concord. 704-788-2100.
Family Of Faith Lutheran, Concord
Acoustic Music Jam: All pickers and singers welcome. 9:30 a.m.-noon May 7. 240 Pitts School Road N.W., Concord. 704-782-0671.
Rocky Ridge United Methodist, Concord
Fundraiser: Applebee's flapjack fundraiser to support missions of the United Methodist Women. $7; cash or check only. 7-10 a.m. May 21 at Applebee's, 8018 Concord Mills Blvd., Concord. www.rockyridgeumc.org.
Epworth United Methodist Church, Concord
Country Ham Breakfast: The breakfast will help raise money for Summer Missions. 6 a.m.-noon May 7. Menu includes country ham, scrambled eggs, grits, biscuits, coffee and cold drinks. $6. Sponsored by the Epworth Church Council. 1030 Burrage Road N.E., Concord.
St. James the Greater Catholic Church, Concord
Contemporary/Teen Mass: St. James has initiated a teen-oriented Mass for 5p.m. each Sunday. Catholics of all ages are invited to come to this up-beat service. Teen musicians will provide contemporary music and Mass responses and lyrics will be projected. www.SaintJamesCatholic.com. St. James the Greater Church/Parish Hall, 139 Manor Ave. SW, Concord. 704-720-0600. saintjamescatholic.com.