For a complete list of events, including club meetings and library story times, visit www.charlotteobserver.com/southmeck
Film Appreciation Classes:
6:30 p.m. $55. 704-944-6730. www.charlottejcc.org. Jewish Community Center, 5007 Providence Rd., Charlotte. 704-366-5007.
Adult Exercise Classes:
Yoga and adult exercise classes. 9 a.m. $3 per session. Pineville United Methodist Church, 110 S. Polk St., Pineville. 704-889-2022. www.pinevilleumc.org
Environmental Advisory Committee Meeting:
7 p.m. Town Of Matthews, 1600 Tank Town Rd., Matthews.
8 p.m. $5. 704-293-4862. www.lovinlindy.com. Crews Road Recreation Center, 1201 Crews Rd., Matthews. 704-708-4432.
Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee Meeting:
7 p.m. Matthews Town Center, 230 Matthews Station St., Matthews. 704-847-6691. matthewsnc.com
Ann Wright on tour for book "Dissent: Voices of Conscience":
2:30 p.m. Barnes & Noble, 11025 Carolina Place, Pineville. 704-544-9985.
Free Improv and Stand-Up Comedy Show:
8 p.m. Free. Comedy Zone, 11329 E. Independence Blvd., Matthews. 704-845-2211. www.matthewscomedyzone.com
Lake Wylie Elementary Fall Festival:
Family fun, inflatables, games, food and more. Proceeds go to the Lake Wylie Elementary PTSA. 5 p.m. Wristbands for all activities $15 each or two for $22. 980-343-3680. Lake Wylie Elementary School, 13620 Erwin Road, Charlotte.
Mint Hill Arts October Open House:
Features multimedia artist, instructor and MHA member Bruce Chandler, who will exhibit work from previous shows at the Rice Museum in Georgetown, S.C., as well as work from national and international shows. 7 p.m. The Gallery at Mint Hill Arts, 7714 Matthews/Mint Hill Rd, Mint Hill. 704-780-3487. www.minthillarts.org
Winget Park Fall Festival:
Fun for all ages with inflatables, trackless train, rock wall, face painting, basketball, cotton candy, dunking booth, race cars. 10 a.m. 980-343-1063. www.wingetpark.com. Winget Park Elementary School, 12235 Winget Road, Charlotte.
"Stir, Laugh, Repeat" Book Signing:
"Stir, Laugh, Repeat" by Martha Cheves. 12 p.m. 704-578-2492. www.marthaskitchenkorner.com. Books-A-Million, 14151 Steele Creek Rd., Charlotte.
School of Rock Music Benefit Concert:
Celebrating grand opening of the School of Rock in Charlotte. 6 p.m. $10 in advance; $12 at the door. 704-525-5857. www.schoolofrock.com. Pineville Dinner Theater, 10403-J Park Road, Pineville. 704-544-0607. www.pinevilledinnertheatre.com