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Roberta United Methodist, Concord

Hot Dog Lunch: Hot dogs, corn dogs and homemade desserts, $1.25 each. Takeout available. Delivery for orders of 10 or more. 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. July 16. 3925 Cochran Road, Concord. 704-786-9215.

Crossroads Church, Concord

Worship Arts Camp: Drama, voice, instruments, art, media and dance. Preschool through sixth grade. Free. 5-8 p.m. July 25-29 at the Kannapolis campus.

Mission Marketplace: 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Sundays.

Kids' Worship Camp: Song, art and dance. Rising first- through sixth-graders. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Aug. 1-5. 220 George W. Liles Parkway, Concord.

Boger's Chapel United Methodist, Concord

Community blood drive: Noon to 3 p.m. July 17. Great need for O-Positive and O-Negative Blood. For each pint given, your name will be put in a hat, and a drawing will be held for $50 worth of gas. Details: Reneé Santis, 980-521-1818. 1775 Flowes Store Road East, Concord.

Vacation Bible School: "Shake it Up Café - Where Kids Carry Out God's Recipes," is 6-8 p.m., July 25-29. On the last night, a Friday, there will be a cookout for families and ending ceremony. Details: 704-786-3575.

Mt. Olivet United Methodist, Concord

Hot Dog Sale: Eat in or take out. Delivery for orders of $10 or more. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays. 301 Mt. Olivet Road, Concord. 704-782-8846.

The Village Church, Concord

Cinema on the Lawn: "Despicable Me." Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Free refreshments. 8 p.m. July 20. 9280 Davidson Highway, Concord. 704-701-0995;

Rocky River Church, Concord

Exercise Classes: Zumba. Open to all fitness levels. $5 per class. 6:30 p.m. Mondays. 5323 Roberta Road, Concord.

Mt. Zion United Methodist, Cornelius

Vacation Bible school: "Backstage with the Bible." Age 3 through rising fifth grade. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Aug. 1-5.

Classes: "Lovenotes: Music for the Unborn" with Dr. Marcy Mittelstadt. Structured program teaches expectant parents to use the language of music to communicate love and reassurance to their unborn child. Limited enrollment. 6:30 p.m. Aug. 10, 17, 24 and 31. 19600 Zion Ave., Cornelius. Register at

Point Of Grace Lutheran, Cornelius

Vacation Bible school: "Big Jungle Adventure: A Faith Journey With Jesus." 9 a.m.-noon July 18-22. 20700 N. Main St., Suite 104, Cornelius.

Lake Norman Baptist, Huntersville

Vacation Bible school: "Big Apple Adventure." Ages 3 to adult. July 17-21. 7921 Sam Furr Road, Huntersville. Register at

Huntersville Presbyterian

Vacation Bible adventure: "PandaMania" for completed kindergarten through fourth grade. 9 a.m.-12:15 p.m. July 18-21. $5 registration includes music CD. 201 S. Old Statesville Road, Huntersville.

Lake Norman Jewish Congregation

Kabbalat Shabbat services: 7 p.m. July 22 at Fair View United Methodist, 1430 Mecklenburg Highway, Mooresville. Children's services at 6:40 p.m.