Rick Cline Trio and Guests
8 a.m. Aug. 10. Free. Old Hickory Tap Room, 222 Union Square N.W., Hickory. 828-322-1965. www.oldehickorybrewery .com
58th Annual Yoder Family Reunion
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12 p.m. Aug. 10. Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1911 Zion Church Road, Hickory. 828-294-2532.
Reunion of the Yoder family, which traces its N.C. roots to Conrad Yoder, who came to America in 1746 and moved to Catawba County in 1747.
American Art Pottery from the Hickory Museum of Art's Moody Collection
1 p.m. Aug. 10. Free. Hickory Museum of Art, 243 Third Ave. N.E., Hickory. 828-327-8576. www.hickorymuseum ofart.org
The exhibit highlights a range of techniques, glazes and styles reflecting the experimentation that took place in American Art Potteries including Rookwood, Catalina, Weller and Tiffany.
High Speed Photography by Harold "Doc" Edgerton (1903-1990) and those he influenced
1 p.m. Aug. 10, 12, 13-15. Free. Hickory Museum of Art, 243 Third Ave. N.E., Hickory. 828-327-8576. www.hickorymu seumofart.org
The show will feature vintage Edgerton photographs and works of contemporary scientist and engineer Harold “Doc” Edgerton.
Senior adult social and dance
9 a.m. Aug. 12. Free. Betty G. Ross Park, 800 S. Madison St., Lincolnton. 704-735-2671.
Meets in the Lentz Recreation Center at the park. Light refreshments.
Preschool Programs Return
10 a.m. Aug. 12. Alexander County Library, 77 First Avenue S.W., Taylorsville.
Regularly scheduled preschool story times are back for the school year! Children from birth to age 5 are welcome.
Hickory Kiwanis Club Meeting
12 p.m. Aug. 12. Baptist Church of Hickory, 339 Second Ave. N.W., Hickory. 828-328-2031. www.fbc.cc
Hickory Kiwanis Club meets at 6 p.m. each Tuesday.
Clay Caricature class
3:30 p.m. Aug. 12. Hickory Museum of Art, 243 Third Ave. N.E., Hickory. 828-327-8576. www.hickorymuseum ofart.org
A class teaching how to create an action hero in ink, and then reproduce it in clay.
Hickory Chess Club Weekly Meeting
5 p.m. Aug. 12; 5 p.m. Aug. 19; 5 p.m. Aug. 26. hickorychessclub.org. YMCA Miller Teen Center, 701 First St. N.W., Hickory.
All ages and skill levels welcome. Rated games for USCF members. One-on-one lessons are gladly made available to beginners.
Newcomers of Catawba Valley Welcome Coffee
9:30 a.m. Aug. 13. Free. www.new comersofcv.com. Catawba County Chamber of Commerce, 1055 Southgate Corporate Park S.W., Hickory.
Matthew Miller at the Downtown Hickory Farmers' Market
12 p.m. Aug. 13. 828-308-6508. Hickory Farmer's Market, near Hickory Station, Hickory. www.hickoryfarmersmarket .com
Matthew Miller, owner of Bistro 1-2-7, shares some of his cooking tips.
Snazzy Razzy Never Gets What She Wants
1:30 p.m. Aug. 14-16. 828-337-3855, x113. Hickory Community Theatre, 30 3rd St N.W., Hickory. 828-328-2283. www.hct.org
The RugBug Theatre, a young actors troupe at Hickory Community Theatre, performs a play for ages 3-9 about a girl who takes her brother and friends on adventures.
Stanfield Lions Club Meeting
7 p.m. Aug. 14. 730 Seventh St. S.W., Taylorsville.
7:45 p.m. and 9:45 p.m. Aug. 14. Carmike 14, 2000 SE Catawba Valley Blvd., Hickory. 828-304-0004. www.carmike .com.
Stand-up comedy from the Hollywood club Laugh Factory. Performances not rated, but may include adult language.
Reformers Unanimous Addictions Program
7 p.m. Aug. 15. Liberty Baptist Church, 416 Louise Ave., Lincolnton.
Provides help for all addictions, including drugs, alcohol, food disorders, depression, etc.