Shelter Fundraiser: Wagging Tails will hold a fundraiser for the Cornelius Animal Shelter 12-2 p.m. Feb. 12, 10835 Bailey Road. The event will feature micro-chipping, pet adoptions, training demonstrations, door prizes and facility tours. All proceeds support the shelter. Details: email@example.com or call 704-905-1089.
Robotics Competition: The Lake Norman News recently reported on Cornelius Elementary School students headed to a state robotics competition. At the Jan. 29 competition at NC A&T University, the all-boys team, Cyber Jax, won first place for programming as well as the "Rising Star Award." The all girls-team, Robo Rockstars, won a first place trophy for spirit.
Talent Show: The Rotary Club of North Mecklenburg will hold its annual Pancake Breakfast and Lake Norman Talent Show 7-11 a.m. March 5 at Bethel Presbyterian Church, 19920 Bethel Church Road, Cornelius. $10 tickets support Rotary's local charities. If you're interested in participating in the talent show, contact Patrick Mizzell at 704-999-1864. The event features an auction and sponsorship opportunities.