Rocky Ridge United Methodist Women will host a Flapjack Fundraiser starting at 7 a.m. Saturday at Applebee's restaurant, 8018 Concord Mills Blvd., Concord. Tickets are $7; for tickets call Connie Drye, 704-786-2506. Breakfast includes a short stack of pancakes, sausage, milk, juice and coffee.
Wings of Eagles Therapeutic Horseback Riding Center will have its 12th annual Blue Ribbon Rider Horse Show 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Saturday. It's sponsored by the N.C. Paint Horse Youth.
Special-needs riders show off what they have learned all year in their riding lessons. Picnic lunch available for a donation. The climbing wall will be open, hay rides will be happening, and other activities are scheduled. 4800 Faith Trails, Concord; firstname.lastname@example.org.
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The Kannapolis Intimidators, Class A professional baseball affiliate of the Chicago White Sox, are partnering with Cooperative Christian Ministry in the Perdue "Step Up to the Plate" All-Star Challenge.
The challenge aims to help each South Atlantic League community in the fight against hunger. Each participating food bank that raises the equivalent of 5,000 meals in cooperation with its team will receive $1,000.
At every home game through June 12, the Intimidators will give a free popcorn voucher to every fan who brings three nonperishable food items to the stadium for the Perdue Challenge. On May 29, all fans who bring three nonperishable food items to the stadium will receive a free general admission ticket to the game.
Winners of the challenge will be announced at the league's 2011 All-Star Game June 21 in Salisbury, Md.
The Intimidators play their home games at Fieldcrest Cannon Stadium, just off Interstate 85 at Exit 63. For tickets call the box office at 704-932-3267 or visit www.IntimidatorsBaseball.com.
Volunteers are needed for four summer day camps at Wings of Eagles Therapeutic Horseback Riding Center for special-needs kids and adults.
Volunteers must attend one of four training sessions: 5-9 p.m. June 3 or June 11 or 9 a.m.-1 p.m. June 4 or June 11.
Wings of Eagles Ranch is at 4800 Faith Trails Road, Concord. For volunteer applications go to www.wingsofeaglesranch.org and click on camp to see the camp sessions. Facilitators and counselors must be 16 or older; other volunteers must be 14 or older. Details: email@example.com; 704-784-3147.
Pro and amateur wakeboarders will compete at the WaveNoize.com Wake Series 7 a.m.-4 p.m. today at the Magnolia Bays Lake Norman community, 656 Cornelius Road, Mooresville. $15. www.crubu.com/nation/wavenoize.
The Foundation for Respect Ability will sponsor a free anti-bullying workshop 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday at Aquesta Bank, 19510 Jetton Road, Cornelius.
The workshop is for school and school system administrators, staff and community leaders. Reservations: 704-438-9798.