Get in tune: The Cornelius Youth Orchestras will host open houses and auditions 6:30-8:30 p.m. Aug. 10 at Cornelius Town Hall, 21445 W. Catawba Ave. Reservations requested: Nanette Haraden, 704-576-7270.
Help our troops: Aquesta is collecting items for soldiers stationed around the world. Recommended items for donation include toiletries, first aid supplies, books and phone cards. Drop off items at any Aquesta Bank or Insurance location through July 31. Branches are in Cornelius, Davidson and Mooresville.
Meet the Rotary: The Rotary Club of North Mecklenburg County announced its officers and directors: Cathy Bentz, past president; Denis Bilodeau, president; Richard Pappas, president elect; Donna Moffet, treasurer; Sandy Vizner, secretary; David Keith, sergeant at arms.
Summer camps: The Cornelius PARC Department offers summer camps through the week of Aug. 16. Details: www.corneliuspr.org.