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Thai Yoga for Wellness:
This class begins with a series of flowing, invigorating yoga poses, moves into long and slow holds and is followed by a short meditation. Please bring a yoga mat and oversized blanket to class. Monthly sessions. 9:30 a.m. $50. Davidson Parks and Recreation, 416 Armour St., Davidson. 704-892-3349. bit.ly/davidsonrec.
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Senior Studio Art Majors Exhibition:
The Smith Gallery will feature solo exhibitions showcasing the talents of Davidson College's senior class studio art majors. Weekdays 10 a.m.-5 p.m., weekends noon-4 p.m. through April 17. Free. 704-894-2519. www.davidson.edu. Van Every/Smith Galleries at Davidson College, 315 N. Main St., Davidson.
Cookies For A Cause Cookie Campaign:
Help us stock the pantry with cookies of the soon-to-be-open Ronald McDonald House of Charlotte. Each purchase goes to the House to be served to the families staying there. 7 p.m. through April 4. www.cookies4acause.com. Peninsula Club, 19101 Peninsula Club Drive, Cornelius.
Davidson Senior Scholars:
The Davidson Senior Scholars was formed to provide programs that stimulate continual intellectual and cultural growth. Monthly meetings 1-2:30 p.m. the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month at the Parks and Recreation office. Free. Davidson Parks and Recreation, 416 Armour St., Davidson. 704-892-3349. bit.ly/davidsonrec.
Senior Center event
The North Mecklenburg Senior Center will hold a Financial Forum Lunch and Learn 1:30-2:30 p.m. An investor education specialist from the Secretary of State, Securities Division in Raleigh will speak about the warning signs of fraud, prevalent scams and tactics used to con victims of investment schemes. Lunch will be served by reservation only for $5. For luncheon information and reservations: 704-892-4041.
Watercolor with Jim Kerr:
Learn various techniques and applications. Sessions run monthly. 9 a.m. March 24; 9 a.m. March 31. $100. Davidson Parks and Recreation, 416 Armour St., Davidson. 704-892-3349. bit.ly/davidsonrec.
Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace University (FPU):
6:30 p.m. 704-892-8566. Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, 19600 Zion St., Cornelius. 704-892-8566. www.mtzionumc.net.
Bass Pro Shop's Bassmaster Southern Open:
6 a.m. launch, 3 p.m. weigh-ins. Through March 26 at Blythe Landing, Cornelius. The American Bass Anglers Bassmaster Weekend Series Divisional takes place March 25-26 with a 6 a.m. launch, 3 p.m. weigh-ins also at Blythe Landing. Detials: 704-987-3300.
Davidson Women's tennis vs. Appalachian State:
3 p.m. Davidson College, 102 N. Main St., Davidson. 704-894-2000. www.davidsonwildcats.com.
Kick Out the Old, Bring in the New:
This workshop is designed as an interactive session for people who are at home and/or empty nesters. 10 a.m. $40. Davidson Parks and Recreation, 416 Armour St., Davidson. 704-892-3349. bit.ly/davidsonrec.
Senior Center event
The Carolina Raptor Center will visit with several raptors for the Preidtors of the Sky program. 10:30-11 a.m. Free. Please pre-register: 704-892-4041. Walk-ins welcome, free and open to the community.
Cornelius Arts Center
Meet the artists in conjunction with the Final Friday Crawl at Oak Street Mill 7-9 p.m. Michael Hamlin-Smith and Patricia Steele-Raible will be at the reception for their abstract ceramic and painting works exhibit at the Cornelius Arts center. Their works will be on exhibit through April 22. Gallery hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 9 a.m.-noon Friday and Saturday. 19725 Oak St., Cornelius.
Bassmaster Weekend Divisional
6 a.m. launch, 3 p.m. weigh-ins at Blythe Landing. Detials: 704-987-3300.
Davidson Farmer's Market:
The Winter Tailgate Market will be held on the second and fourth Saturdays of the month through March. Farmers will sell a bounty of winter and early spring produce as well as pastured meats and cheeses, breads, cakes, pies and prepared dishes. The market returns to a weekly schedule beginning April 9. Details: www.davidsonfarmersmarket.org. 9 a.m. Davidson Farmer's Market, Downtown Davidson, Davidson.
Davidson Women's tennis vs. College Of Charleston:
10 a.m. Davidson College, 102 N. Main St., Davidson. 704-894-2000. www.davidsonwildcats.com.
Davidson Men's tennis vs. Samford:
1 p.m. Davidson College, 102 N. Main St., Davidson. 704-894-2000. www.davidsonwildcats.com.
Planet Improv and Actor's Crib Inc. presents the Chuckleheads' Hoops We Did It Again Comedy Improv Variety Extravaganza. $5 reserved tickets at www.actorscrib.com; $10 the night of the show at the venue. 8 p.m. Pink Turtle Improve Show, 9 p.m. Chuckleheads Improv Show.704-301-1564. www.thechuckleheads.com. Palace Theatre, 8325 Copley Drive, Cornelius. www.havanasc.com.
Ghost Walk Of Davidson:
A historical ghostly walking tour through Davidson. Join us for a stroll through town and enjoy many stories and hear the history of this wonderful town. 7 p.m. $10 adults $5 for children 8-12. 704-928-5452. www.ghostwalknc.com. In Front Of Soda Shop, 103 S. Main St., Davidson.
Gluten-Free Cooking Class:
Wooden Stone Gallery and Hippie Kitchen will host this gluten-free cooking series. The Hippie Kitchen has created a full menu of gluten-free products, including fresh baked goods of organic and locally sourced ingredients. Participants will have the opportunity to learn important techniques in gluten-free cooking. 2 p.m.; 2 p.m. April 4. $20 per class or three classes for $50. 704-892-1149. www.woodenstonegallery.com. Wooden Stone, 445 S. Main St. Suite 200, Davidson. 704-892-1449.
The McKinnery Academy in Davidson and the Foundation for Respect Ability will hold a free anit-bullying concert 2 p.m. at the school. The concert will include children from McKinney Academy Perfoming Arts Group and will introudce a new song written by Sid Kupkin. Th eevent will also include skits, sitatuions and strategies on how to deal with situations. Free. McKinney Academy, 412 Armour St., Davidson. www.mckinneyacademy.com.
The Open Mic:
7:30 p.m. $2 cover at door. www.harveysinhuntersville.com. Harvey's, 13812 Cinnabar Place, Huntersville. 704-947-5080.
All skill levels invited. Students will learn new ways to work with a variety of clays. Toosl and techniques will be presented to create various forms, vessels and wares. Class clay sold separately. Session ends May 23. Register: www.cornelius.org/parks.
"Race to Nowhere":
A mother turned filmmaker aims her camera at the high-stakes, high-pressure culture that has invaded our schools and our children's lives. 6:30 p.m. Cannon School, 5801 Poplar Tent Road, Concord. 704-786-8171. www.cannonschool.org.
Zumba with Tonya:
9:30 a.m. $40 four-week session; $30 three-week session; $50 five-week session. Davidson Parks and Recreation, 416 Armour St., Davidson. 704-892-3349. bit.ly/davidsonrec.
Line Dancing with Mary:
Dances are choreographed to funk, country and Broadway hits. Sessions run monthly. Registration required. 10:30 a.m. $50. 704-892-3349. www.d-Recs.org. Davidson Parks and Recreation, 416 Armour St., Davidson. 704-892-3349. bit.ly/davidsonrec.
Senior Center event
The Noth Mecklenburg Senior Center will host a Chronic Disease Self-Management Workshop on Tuesdays 12-2:30 p.m. through May 3. The free event will help participants with ways to deal with pain and fatique, nutrition choices and better ways to talk with your doctor and family about health. Details: 704-892-4041.
The Choir of Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford in concert:
The choir will perform works spanning its 500-year history, including works by Taverner, Tallis, Purcell, Stanford, Parry, Walton and Tippett. 7:30 p.m. March 30. $30 at the door, $25 in advance. 704-941-0650. musicatstalbans.net. St. Alban's Episcopal Church, 301 Caldwell Ln., Davidson. 704-892-0173. www.saintalbans-davidson.org.
Community Weight Loss Challenge
A 12-week program with weekly weigh-ins, coaching and group support. Each week, participants will learn about nutrition, food choices and exercise. This is the second session sponsored by the Huntersville Parks Department and ends June 1. 6:30-7 p.m. at Lake Norman Charter School Community Room. $35 for 10 weeks. Registration: www.LakeNormanWLC.com.
Facebook for Business:
Learn how to create a Facebook Page for your business. You'll come away with tips and tricks to grow your audience and connect in ways you never thought possible. 6:30 p.m. $19. Davidson Parks and Recreation, 416 Armour St., Davidson. 704-892-3349. bit.ly/davidsonrec.