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Monday

Toddler Story Time:

For ages 12-36 months and a caregiver. 9:30 a.m. Union West Regional Library, 123 Unionville-Indian Trail Road, Indian Trail. 704-821-7475. www.union.lib.nc.us

Baby Story Time:

For babies and their caregivers. 10:30 a.m. Union West Regional Library, 123 Unionville-Indian Trail Road, Indian Trail. 704-821-7475. www.union.lib.nc.us

Monroe Community Appearance Commission Meeting:

1:30 p.m. Monroe City Hall, 300 Crowell St., Monroe. 704-282-4502.

Monroe Strategic Initiatives Committee Meeting:

4:30 p.m. Monroe City Hall, 300 Crowell St., Monroe. 704-282-4502.

Back to Cool 2:

Learn about programs at Extreme Ice Center in Indian Trail. 6 p.m. Extreme Ice Center, 4705 Indian Trail Fairview Rd, Indian Trail. 704-882-1830. www.xicenter.com

Bilingual Family Story Time:

Stories in Spanish and English for the whole family. All ages. 6 p.m. Monroe Library, Union County Public Library, 316 E. Windsor St., Monroe. 704-283-8184. www.union.lib.nc.us

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Meeting:

6 p.m. Free. Indian Trail United Methodist Church, 113 Indian Trail Rd., Indian Trail. 704-283-7402. www.unioncountyredcross.org

Adventurers 4-H Club:

6:30 p.m. 704-283-5785. Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church, 120 Potter Rd S, Wesley Chapel. 843-2438.

Wingate Board of Adjustment Meeting:

6:30 p.m. Aug. 18; 6:30 p.m. Sep. 15. Jesse Helms Center, 3910 U.S. Highway 74, Wingate. 704-233-1776.

Monroe TOPS:

6:30 p.m. Free. First Baptist Church, 109 Morrow Street, Monroe.

Fairview Town Council:

7 p.m. Bethlehem Presbyterian Church, 7608 Concord Hwy, Monroe. 704-753-1072.

Union County Board of Commissioners:

7 p.m. Union County Government Center, N. Main St., Monroe. 704-283-3810.

Unionville Board of Commissioners:

7:30 p.m. Unionville Town Hall, 1102 Unionville Church Road, Monroe. 704-225-7592.

Tuesday

Real Estate Investors Group:

8:30 a.m. Janet's Corner Cafe, 101 E. Franklin St., Monroe.

Senior Chair Yoga:

9:30 a.m. Free. Union United Methodist Church, 6315 New Town Rd., Wesley Chapel. 704-843-1603.

Preschool Story Time:

For ages 3, 4 and 5. 10 a.m. Monroe Library, Union County Public Library, 316 E. Windsor St., Monroe. 704-283-8184. www.union.lib.nc.us

Art Fun In The Park:

For children ages 5 to 12. 10:30 a.m. Free. Idlewild Road Park, 10512 Idlewild Road, Charlotte. 704-568-4044. www.parkandrec.com

Monroe Rotary Club:

12 p.m. Rolling Hills Country Club, 2722 W. Roosevelt Blvd., Monroe. 704-283-8201.

Monroe Parks and Recreation Commission Meeting:

12 p.m. Monroe Aquatics and Fitness Center, 2325 Hanover Dr, Monroe. 704-282-4680.

Alzheimer's Support Group:

Alzheimer's Support Group 2 p.m. Free. Ellen Fitzgerald Center, 327 S. Hayne St., Monroe. 704-242-4328.

Waxhaw Farmers Market:

3 p.m. Waxhaw Farmers Market, Broome St and West North Main St., Waxhaw.

Monroe Environment And Water Resources Committee Meeting:

3:30 p.m. Monroe City Hall, 300 Crowell St., Monroe. 704-282-4502.

Back to Cool 2:

Learn about programs at Extreme Ice Center. 6 p.m. Extreme Ice Center, 4705 Indian Trail Fairview Rd, Indian Trail. 704-882-1830. www.xicenter.com

Monroe City Council:

6:30 p.m. Monroe City Hall, 300 Crowell St., Monroe. 704-282-4502.

REINS (Regional Equine Information Network Systems):

REINS (Regional Equine Information Network Systems) 7 p.m. Free. Union County Agri-Services Center, 3230 Presson Rd., Monroe. 704-283-3801.

Indian Trail Planning Board Meeting:

7 p.m. Indian Trail Town Hall, 100 Navajo Trail, Indian Trail. 704-821-8114.

Wingate Board of Commissioners:

7 p.m. Jesse Helms Center, 3910 U.S. Highway 74, Wingate. 704-233-1776.

Wednesday

Monroe Breakfast Rotary Club:

7:30 a.m. Golden Corral, 2507 W. Roosevelt Blvd., Monroe.

Monroe Public Safety Committee Meeting:

8 a.m. Monroe City Hall, 300 Crowell St., Monroe. 704-282-4502.

Toddler Story Time:

For ages 18-36 months. 9:30 a.m. Edwards Memorial Library, 414 Hasty St., Marshville. 704-624-2828. www.union.lib.nc.us

Story Time:

For ages 3-5. 10 a.m. Edwards Memorial Library, 414 Hasty St., Marshville. 704-624-2828. www.union.lib.nc.us

Baby Story Time:

For babies and their caregivers. 10:30 a.m. Monroe Library, Union County Public Library, 316 E. Windsor St., Monroe. 704-283-8184. www.union.lib.nc.us

Monroe Community Development Committee Meeting:

2 p.m. Monroe City Hall, 300 Crowell St., Monroe. 704-282-4502.

Back to Cool 2:

Learn about Extreme Ice Center's Charlotte Youth Hockey program. 6 p.m. Extreme Ice Center, 4705 Indian Trail Fairview Rd, Indian Trail. 704-882-1830. www.xicenter.com

Classic Cruisers:

For classic car enthusiasts. 7 p.m. Poplin Place Shopping Center, 3103 W. Highway 74, Monroe.

Karaoke:

8:30 p.m. Skinnyz Bar & Grille, 15060 Idlewild Road, Stallings. 704-893-2157.

Thursday

Union West Rotary Club:

7:30 a.m. Free. Indian Trail Town Hall, 100 Navajo Trail, Indian Trail. 704-821-8114.

Waxhaw-Weddington Sunrise Rotary Club:

7:30 a.m. Free. Rippingtons Incorporated, 109 W. South Main St., Waxhaw. 704-843-4806.

Monroe Land Development Committee Meeting:

8 a.m. Monroe City Hall, 300 Crowell St., Monroe. 704-282-4502.

Monroe Kiwanis Club:

12 p.m. Free. Rolling Hills Country Club, 2722 W. Roosevelt Blvd., Monroe. 704-283-8201.

Back to COOL 2:

Register to play fall hockey. Broomball. 6 p.m. Extreme Ice Center, 4705 Indian Trail Fairview Rd, Indian Trail. 704-882-1830. www.xicenter.com

Girl Scout Troop # 462:

6 p.m. Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church, 120 Potter Rd S, Wesley Chapel. 843-2438.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Meeting:

6 p.m. Waxhaw Bible Church, 6810 Pleasant Grove Rd., Waxhaw.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Meeting:

6 p.m. Free. Love Baptist Church, 707 Deese Rd., Monroe.

Hemby Bridge Board of Aldermen:

7 p.m. Hemby Bridge Town Hall, 5811 Fairview-Indian Trail Rd., Indian Trail. 704-882-3940.

Waxhaw Lions Club Meeting:

7 p.m. Captains Galley, 701 W South Main St, Waxhaw. 704-243-7005.

Friday

Back to COOL 2:

Special public skate, middle and high school night. Live DJ, games, prizes, and more. 7 p.m. Extreme Ice Center, 4705 Indian Trail Fairview Rd, Indian Trail. 704-882-1830. www.xicenter.com

Monroe Movies On The Plaza:

Watch your favorite cartoons: Scooby Doo and Tom And Jerry. 7 p.m. Free. Main Street Plaza, Downtown Monroe. 704-292-1705. www.monroenc.org.

Business Network International:

7:30 p.m. Free. Golden Corral, 2507 W. Roosevelt Blvd., Monroe.

Aug. 29

Matthews Alive! Festival:

6:30 p.m. Aug. 29; 9 a.m. Aug. 30; 12 p.m. Aug. 31; 10 a.m. Sep. 1. www.matthewsalive.org. Stumptown Park, 120 S. Trade St., Matthews. 704-847-4411.

Aug. 30

Summer Soul Music Festival:

The Summer Soul Music Festival 2008 featuring Morris Day and the Time and others. 1 p.m. 704-807-0781. www.2thelimitevents.com. McAlpine Park, 8711 Monroe Rd., Charlotte.

Labor Day Weekend Beach Party:

Live music with limbo contest, shag dancing contest ($100 to best couple).5 p.m. www.skinnyz.com. Skinnyz Bar & Grille, 15060 Idlewild Road, Matthews. 704-893-2157.

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