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Friendship United Methodist, Concord
Wooden Bat Softball: All are welcome to watch old-fashioned softball. Free. Concession stand with $1 hot dogs. Games at 3, 4:15 and 5:30 p.m. Saturdays. 4695 Mt. Pleasant Road S., Concord. 704-786-3335.
Rocky Ridge United Methodist, Concord
Flapjack fundraiser: Applebee's flapjack fundraiser to support missions of the United Methodist Women. $7; cash or check only. 7-10a.m. May 21 at Applebee's, 8018 Concord Mills Blvd., Concord. www.rockyridgeumc.org,
Mount Olivet United Methodist, Concord
Hot Dog Sale: Eat in or take out. Delivery for orders of $10 or more. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays.
Country Breakfast: All-you-can-eat eggs, bacon, sausage, gravy, hot cakes, homemade biscuits and beverages. $5; $4 for children and seniors. Donations accepted. 7-10 a.m. May 14. 301 Mount Olivet Road, Concord. 704-782-8846; www.mtolivetumc-concordnc.org.
First Presbyterian, Concord
"Requiem": 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 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.
Grace Crossing, Harrisburg
Yard and Bake Sale: 8 a.m.-noon May 14. Rain date: May 21. 5738 Rocky River Road, Charlotte. 704-536-9193
St. James the Greater Catholic, Concord
Contemporary/Teen Mass: 5 p.m. each Sunday Evening. 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. S.W., Concord. 704-720-0600. saintjamescatholic.com.
Roberta United Methodist, Concord
Spring Fling: Music by Exit 54, food, cake walk and children's activities. 4-8 p.m. May 14. Rain date: May 15. 3925 Cochran Road, Concord. 704-786-9215.
Crossroads Church, Concord
On A Mission Twilight 5k Run/Walk: This run/walk is for all ages. Pets are welcome too. The event starts at Crossroads Church and loops through the Laurel Park subdivision in Concord. All proceeds will be used to fund the 2011 Navajo Nation Mission project. The mission team will be traveling to Arizona to help with home construction and Vacation Bible School. Details and registration: www.OnAMission5k.com. 8p.m. $20 pre-registration; $25 on race day. Crossroads Church, 220 George W. Liles Pkwy., Concord. 704-795-0423. www.xroadschurch.us.
The Jewish Council Of Lake Norman
Lecture: "Life as an Israeli Lone Soldier." 7 p.m. May 12 at Fair View United Methodist, 1430 Mecklenburg Hwy., Mooresville. 704-944-6757 .
Mount Zion United Methodist, Cornelius
Lawn concert: An offering will be taken. 3 p.m. May 22 on the front lawn. 19600 Zion Ave., Cornelius. www.mtzionumc.net..
Beth Shalom Of Lake Norman
Lag B'Omer celebration: 4:15-6:15 p.m. May 19, St. Alban's Episcopal Church, Davidson. Free.