Retail Notes

Various Cornelius businesses are serving as drop-off collection sites for the Cornelius/Lake Norman Lions Club's Holiday Food Drive.

Donations of nonperishable foods, including pasta, rice, beans and cereal, can be dropped off at Edward Jones, 19809-B North Cove Road; the Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce, 19900-101 W. Catawba Ave.; Lake Norman Neighbors, 20916 Torrence Chapel Road in Shops on the Green; Lake Norman Realty, 20117 W. Catawba Ave.; and Carolina Art Garden/Just Baked Cupcakes & Coffee, 19725 Oak St., in Oak Street Mill;

Also, Lake Norman Auto and Tire Center, 18705 Statesville Ave.; Piedmont Bank,19525 W. Catawba Ave.; and The Shop Around the Corner, 19901 S. Main St.

The drive benefits the Loaves & Fishes Food Pantry at the Ada Jenkins Center in Davidson.

The Edmund Center of Neuromuscular & Massage Therapy, 20605 N. Main St. (N.C. 115), Cornelius, will host a health and wellness expo from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday. Details: 704-526-6920;

The Jetton Village retail center in Cornelius will host a free Visit with Santa at 6 p.m. Friday.

Jetton Village is off West Catawba Avenue and Jetton Road.