Cabarrus

Auto Fair, Stars in the Park and more!

Please submit your event information online. Go to events.charlotteobserver.com and click on "add to our listings." Email photos to stories@newsofcabarrus.com. The submission deadline for print is two weeks in advance of the event date.

Aug. 24

Advance Care Planning Workshop:

Grace Lutheran Church and Hospice & Palliative Care of Cabarrus County will offer a free Living Will/Healthcare Power of Attorney Workshop. The workshop will be held in the church's multi-purpose room. Ric Durham will conduct the workshop, which is open to anyone interested. Notaries public will be present, and no fee will be charged. 12:30 p.m. Free. 704-935-9434. www.hpccc.org. Grace Lutheran Church, 58 Chestnut Drive, Concord.

Simon GamePlay Tour:

10 a.m. Free. Concord Mills, 8111 Concord Mills Blvd., Concord. 704-979-3000. www.concordmills.com.

"35 Years of the Old Courthouse Theatre":

11 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. Admission is free. Group tours by appointment. 704-782-3688. Concord Museum, 11 Union St. S., Suite 104, Concord. 704-782-3688. www.historiccabarrus.org.

Free Make & Take Classes:

Every Wednesday through Aug. 25 from 3- 5 p.m. for children ages 4 and up. A.C. Moore, 8161 Concord Mills Blvd., Concord. 704-979-3200. www.acmoore.com.

God Bless Ozzy Osbourne:

The story of the Black Sabbath rocker, plus interviews with the Osbourne family. 7:30 p.m. AMC Concord Mills 24, 8241 Concord Mills Blvd., Concord. 704-979-0200. www.amctheatres.com.

Aug. 25

Food Lion AutoFair:

Car clubs and corrals, thousands of vendors, a collector car auction and exotic automotive attractions highlight the world's largest automotive extravaganza twice a year. Classics to custom creations. 8 a.m. Single day adult tickets, $10. Four-day adult tickets, $25. Children under 12 get in free. Charlotte Motor Speedway, 5555 Concord Pkwy. S., Concord. 704-455-3267. www.charlottemotorspeedway.com.

"35 Years of the Old Courthouse Theatre":

11 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. Admission is free. Group tours by appointment. 704-782-3688. Concord Museum, 11 Union St. S., Suite 104, Concord. 704-782-3688. www.historiccabarrus.org.

Aug. 26

Food Lion AutoFair:

8 a.m. Single day adult tickets, $10. Four-day adult tickets, $25. Children under 12 get in free. Charlotte Motor Speedway, 5555 Concord Pkwy. S., Concord. 704-455-3267. www.charlottemotorspeedway.com.

Stars in the Park:

The outdoor movies have been edited for family viewing. Games, activities and inflatable amusements will begin at 7:30 p.m. Movies begin at dusk. Bring your food. Concessions available. Don't forget a chair or blanket. Featuring "Toy Story 3." James L. Dorton Park, 5790 Poplar Tent Road, Concord. 704-920-5600. www.concordparksandrec.org.

Free Cholesterol and Diabetes Screenings:

Free cholesterol and diabetes screenings offered 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. For information call Cholestcheck: 800-713-3301 (No-Appointments). Cannon Pharmacy of Concord, 760 Cabarrus Ave. W, Concord.

Heavenly Hot Dog Sales:

Enjoy hotdogs, desserts and drinks. Take-out, eat-in and delivery for orders larger than $10. 10 a.m. Mount Olivet United Methodist church, 301 Mt. Olivet Road, Concord. 704-782-8846. www.mtolivetumc-concordnc.org.

"On Golden Pond":

Explores the relationship between an older couple, Ethel and Norman Thayer, and their daughter, Chelsea. 8 p.m. Aug. 26; 8 p.m. Aug. 27; 2:30 p.m. Aug. 28. $15 / $12 / $10. Old Courthouse Theatre, 49 Spring St. N.W., Concord. 704-788-2405. www.oldcourthousetheatre.org.

Aug. 27

Belly Dance classes:

10 a.m. 704-936-8159. damhsagasra.weebly.com. Lotus Living Arts Studio, 52 Union St. S., Concord. www.meetup.com/The-Lotus-Living-Arts-Studio-of-Concord.

"On Golden Pond":

8 p.m. Aug. 27; 2:30 p.m. Aug. 28. $15 / $12 / $10. Old Courthouse Theatre, 49 Spring St. N.W., Concord. 704-788-2405. www.oldcourthousetheatre.org.

Aug. 29

Old Courthouse Theatre Auditions:

For "Poe's Midnight Dreary." On his deathbed and in a delirium, Poe relives a series of dramatizations of his famous works: "The Tell Tale Heart," "The Black Cat," "The Raven," "Annabel Lee," "The Fall of the House of Usher," "The Premature Burial" and "The Poetic Principle." 7 p.m. Aug. 29; 7 p.m. Aug. 30. Old Courthouse Theatre, 49 Spring St. N.W., Concord. 704-788-2405. www.oldcourthousetheatre.org.

Aug. 30

Red Hot Chili Peppers Live: I'm With You:

8 p.m. AMC Concord Mills 24, 8241 Concord Mills Blvd., Concord. 704-979-0200. www.amctheatres.com.

Old Courthouse Theatre Announces Auditions for Poe's Midnight Dreary:

7 p.m. Aug. 30. Old Courthouse Theatre, 49 Spring St. N.W., Concord. 704-788-2405. www.oldcourthousetheatre.org.

Sept. 1

Join Scouting:

Cub Scout Pack 704 and Boy Scout Troop 704 invite families of boys from first through 12th grades to visit. Learn about scouting. Activities planned all year for Scouts of all ages. Contact Cubmaster@704scouts.com for details. 6:30 p.m. 704scouts.com. Roberta United Methodist Church, 3925 Cochran Road, Concord. 704-786-9215. 704scouts.com.

Sept. 3

Belly Dance classes:

No experience necessary. Belly Dance 101 begins Saturday at 10 a.m. Designed for beginners, you will learn basic belly dance moves, posture, terminology, and history. Four week session is $40. Drop-in rate is $10 per class. Lotus Living Arts Studio, 52 Union St. S., Concord. 704-936-8159. damhsagasra.weebly.com.

Sept. 6

Embroiderers' Guild of America Meeting:

Golden Needles Chapter programs teach you the art of hand embroidery.10 a.m. First two meetings are free. 704-650-9223. www.egausa.org. All Saints' Episcopal Church, 525 Lake Concord Road N.E., Concord. 704-782-2024. www.allsaintsconcord.org.

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