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Cabarrus-Kannapolis Early College High
PTO Yard Sale and Craft Fair: Purchase spaces to sell your yard sale or craft items for $20 per space. Contact Carolyn Westmoreland, 704-938-8027. 7 a.m. Oct. 9. Rowan-Cabarrus Community College (south campus), 1531 Trinity Church Road, Kannapolis. 704-788-3197. www.rowancabarrus.edu.
Covenant Classical School, Concord
Backyard Barbecue: 3-8 p.m. Oct. 23. Meet and greet local politicians and enjoy barbecue plates from Varsity Bar-B-Q. Silent and live auctions featuring local auctioneer Giles Moss. Fun for kids will include pony rides, a petting zoo, face painting, bounce houses, hot dogs, ice cream, and a big bake sale. Details: 704-792-1854 or www.covenantclassical.org.
Open House: Families seeking to explore educational opportunities in grades junior kindergarten-12 are invited to attend open house events will be held in Taylor Hall. 7 p.m. Oct. 14 for Junior Kindergarten-Grade 12 or 1 p.m. Nov. 6 for Junior Kindergarten-Grade 12. Visiting families will have an opportunity to tour the campus, speak one-on-one with parents and students about the school's academic, arts and athletics offerings and learn more about the admission process.
Jay M. Robinson High
Theater production: Show dates for The Jay M. Robinson Theatre Department fall play "Life on the Mississippi" by Mark Twain, adapted by R. Rex Stephenson, are 7 p.m. Oct. 14-16. Tickets for the play are $5 at the door.
Cabarrus Health Alliance
Tournament Benefits Nurse Program: The Cabarrus County Medical Society Alliance will hold its sixth Annual Golf Tournament to benefit the Cabarrus Health Alliance Public School Nurse Program on Oct. 11 at the Cabarrus Country Club. Details, registration: Lynn Takla 704-785-8303 or Carolyn Farris 704-786-4970.
Cabarrus College of Health Sciences
Nurse Aide I Training Program: Classes are 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Nov. 2-Dec. 9 on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Details: 704-403-3207.