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A talk by Professor Cheryl Ward of Coastal Carolina University about "Building Pharaoh's Ships." 7:30 p.m. in Semans Lecture Hall of the Belk Visual Art Center. Free. 704-894-2318 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Katherine and Tom Belk Visual Arts Center, 300 N. Main St., Davidson. 704-894-2344.
Focus on core stability and flexibility while strengthening and lengthening muscles. Advance registration is required. Meets weekly through May. 6:45 p.m. $44-$55 per month. Davidson Parks and Recreation, 416 Armour St., Davidson. 704-892-3349.
Mixed Media Art:
Mediums such as charcoal, pastels, watercolor, acrylics and collage. All skill levels. 4 weeks, $100. Teen to adult. 1 p.m. Wednesdays through Feb. 29. The Cornelius Arts Center, 19725 Oak St. Unit 1, Cornelius. 704-896-8823. www.corneliuspr.org.
Environmental Studies Lecture:
Davidson College Professor Sarah Frohardt-Lane from Birmingham-Southern College will discuss "Why Not Take the Bus? Public Transit, Race, and the Environmental Legacy of Prejudice." It will consider the social and cultural origins of prejudice against public transit riders, and the environmental consequences. . 7 p.m. Free. Details: Email email@example.com or 704-894-2487. Davidson College Carolina Inn, 215 N. Main St., Davidson.
Students will learn the art of printmaking while using a variety of methods: monolith, monoprint, etching on plexiglass and solar plates. Students will use the etching press to print their work. 4 weeks, $100. Teen to adult. 11 a.m. Thursdays through March 1. $100. The Cornelius Arts Center, 19725 Oak St. Unit 1, Cornelius. 704-896-8823. www.corneliuspr.org.
Body & Soul - Cardio/Strength:
The Green Ball at Davidson College:
The Environmental Action Coalition's contra-dancing event to fundraise for the Davidson Lands Conservancy.7:30-11 p.m. in the Lilly Gallery of Chambers. Email Ashley at GreenBall775@gmail.com. Tickets will be $12 at the. Davidson College, 102 N. Main St., Davidson. 704-894-2000. www.davidson.edu.
There will be a DJ spinning your favorite tunes. Appetizers provided. $5 cash at the door. 7 p.m. 704-500-99305. Waterford Hall, 17044 Kenton Drive, Cornelius.
Direct Sellers Bazaar:
Shopping featuring direct sellers such as Pampered Chef, Tastefully Simple, Thirty-One, Scentsy and more. 10 a.m. Terpsichore's Dance Centre, 19615 Liverpool Parkway, Cornelius. 704-996-8809. terpsdancecentre.com.
Advanced wheel is for students who have progressed through levels of ceramic instruction. This year-round Monday night class focuses on developing individual, unique ceramic styles. For teens through adults. Pay by the month. The Community Arts Project, 19725 Oak St. 6:30 p.m. $95 per month. 704-896-8823. www.corneliusartscenter.org. The Cornelius Arts Center, 19725 Oak St. Unit 1, Cornelius.
Body & Soul - PowerStrength:
Works major muscle groups using body weight and free weights. One hour, co-ed class. 5:30 p.m. Mondays. $3.75 per class. 704-904-3086. www.bodyandsoul.org. Lake Norman Baptist Church, 7921 Sam Furr Road, Huntersville. 704-892-0143. www.lakenormanbaptist.com.
New Frontiers Book Club:
New Frontiers is an adult science fiction, fantasy, and graphic novel book club that meets on the third Monday of every month. 7 p.m. Details: Laurel Phillips at NewFrontiers2001@yahoo.com. Parker Banner Kent & Wayne, 21500 Catawba Ave., Cornelius. 704-892-4263. www.pbkwcomics.com.
Organ at Davidson Concert:
Michael Rowland, accompanist at Davidson College and Associate Director of Music at Davidson College Presbyterian Church in a program on two organs. 7:30 p.m. in Lingle Chapel at Davidson College Presbyterian Church. Free with donations encouraged. A reception follows. 7:30 p.m. Free. Davidson College Presbyterian Church, 100 N. Main St., Davidson. 704-892-5641. www.dcpc.org.
LKN Comedy Zone:
Ralphie May for a one-night-only. $25 per ticket. www.lkncomedyzone.com. 7 p.m. Comedy Zone Lake Norman, 17044 Kenton Drive, Cornelius.
A talk by noted University of Pennsylvania political scientist Kathleen Hall Jamieson who will present Davidson College's annual McGaw Lecture on, "How Today's Consulting Tactics Could Have Unseated Lincoln." Details: firstname.lastname@example.org. 7:30 p.m. Free. Duke Family Performance Hall, Davidson College, Davidson.
Zumba incorporates motivating Latin inspired music with body sculpting, fat burning and total body toning that will help you burn calories while improving flexibility and muscle tone. Advance registration required. Meets January-May. 9:30 a.m. $33-$55 per month. Davidson Parks and Recreation, 416 Armour St., Davidson. 704-892-3349. www.d-recs.org/d-recs.
Low impact, aerobic dance class. Meets January-May. Advance registration is required. 10:30 a.m. $35-$44 per month. Davidson Parks and Recreation, 416 Armour St., Davidson. 704-892-3349. www.d-recs.org.