Wellington International Ukulele Orchestra
McGlohon Theater, 345 N. College St.
Sunday, 7:30 p.m.: This eight-piece New Zealand-based ukulele collective presents a quirky take on an eclectic stable of popular tunes (past YouTube faves include songs by Toto, Outkast, Justin Timberlake and Kings of Leon). Tickets $20-$29.50, www.blumenthalarts.org.
Reedy Creek Park and Nature Center, 2900 Rocky River Road
Sunday, 2-3 p.m.: Meet Reedy’s live animals and ask all the questions you want answered – you might even have a chance to touch some of the critters, too. A short hike follows the program. Free, call 980-314-1119 to register.
Providence Chamber Music Series: Ensemble Variations
Providence United Methodist Church, 2810 Providence Road
Sunday, 7 p.m.: Hear a variety of unusual and seldom-heard instrumental combinations. This program begins with selections performed by the Charlotte Mandolin Sextet and concludes with Castelnuovo-Tedesco’s Chorale and Variations for Horn Quartet. Free. More information at www.providenceumc.org
Myers Park Library, 1361 Queens Road
Tuesday, 11 a.m.: Children ages 5 and under can join for stories, songs and movement activities that encourage language and pre-reading skill development. www.cmlibrary.org
The Fillmore Charlotte, 1000 NC Music Factory Blvd.
Thursday, 8 p.m.: The Atlanta-area folk-rock duo released its latest album, “One Lost Day,” in 2015. Tickets $27.50, www.livenation.com.