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Beth Shalom of Lake Norman
Lag B'Omer celebration: 4:15-6:15 p.m. May 19, St. Alban's Episcopal Church, Davidson. This Israeli-style celebration features guest speaker Mor Green of the Israeli Defense Forces. Free hot dogs, refreshments and Israeli music. Free.
Independence Hill Baptist, Huntersville
Community Event: Hearts for Missions Fun Days. Barbecue dinner, 4-7 p.m. May 20. Live auction, 7 p.m. Yard and bake sale, 7 a.m. May 21. 5K run/walk, 8 a.m. Carnival with children's activities, silent auction, music, show cars, food, more, 10 a.m. All proceeds go to local missions. 10220 Eastfield Road, Huntersville. www.independencehill.org.
Mt. Zion United Methodist, Cornelius
Concert: The Cornelius Concert Series welcomes singer, songwriter and story teller Michael Reno Harrell. A freewill offering will be taken. 3 p.m. May 22 on the front lawn. 19600 Zion Ave., Cornelius. www.mtzionumc.net.
Unity Presbyterian, Denver
Brunch and Speaker: Dr. James Aydelotte will speak on the Israel-Palestine conflict and reducing terrorism. 10 a.m.-noon May 21. 8210 Unity Church Road, Denver. 704-483-5532.
Prosperity Presbyterian Church
Yard and Bake Sale: Household items, toys, some furniture, miscellaneous items, baked goods and more. 7 a.m.- noonMay 21in the church gym. Proceeds will go to the Mérida, Mexico mission trip in June.For details, call 704-875-1182. 5533 Prosperity Church Road, Charlotte.