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Compiled by Erica Batten

First Baptist, Mooresville

Vacation Bible school: Join us for “Journey Off the Map” as we discover truths about Jesus. Kids will visit Survival Springs for snacks, Rappelling Ravine for recreation, Boulder Bridge for missions and more. 4-7 p.m. July 19 and 9 a.m.-noon July 20-23. Closing program and treats, 6:30 p.m. July 23. 150 S. Church St., Mooresville. Register at 704-664-2324.

Freedom Christian Center, Mooresville

Summer music camp: $25 registration; $125 per week. Private music lessons available. Free consultation.

After school program: $25 registration; $75 per week. Scholarships available. 757 Oak Ridge Farm Highway, Mooresville. For information, call Kateaka or Veronica at 704-879-5343.

Saint Therese Catholic, Mooresville

Summer schedule: Weekend Masses will be held at 5:30 p.m. Saturdays and at 8:30 and 10 a.m., noon, 2:30 p.m. (Spanish) and 5:30 p.m. Sundays. The Sunday nursery will be open during the 8:30 and 10 a.m. Masses. The schedule will begin July 4 and end Aug. 30. 217 Brawley School Road, Mooresville. 704-664-3992.

Rocky Mount United Methodist, Mooresville

Community pancake breakfast: Free. 7:30 a.m. July 4. 1739 Perth Road, Mooresville.

Vanderburg United Methodist, Mooresville

Community breakfast: Pancakes, sausage and scrambled eggs. Free; donations accepted. 8-10 a.m. July 4. 1809 Charlotte Highway, Mooresville.

Williamson’s Chapel United Methodist, Mooresville

Sermon series: “The Bible Comes to Broadway” will use Broadway plays such as “Annie” and “Wicked” to illustrate gospel truths. Many of the church staff will take a turn preaching. 8:15, 9:30, 10:55 and 11 a.m. Sundays. 575 Brawley School Road, Mooresville.

In His Steps Dance Ministry

Summer camps: The local, nonprofit dance ministry for girls will offer free summer dance camps in Mooresville, Statesville, Taylorsville, Salisbury and Cornelius. The theme is “Dance Party.” Girls will learn dance moves and how we can have fun in our joy for Christ. In His Steps also offers free weekly dance classes and devotions. Pre-K through 12th grade. Volunteers and donations welcome.

Broad Street United Methodist, Mooresville

Farmers market: Fresh produce, garden plants, fresh-baked goodies, locally produced meats, local honey and jams, handmade jewelry and crafts. 3-6 p.m. Wednesdays. 355 S. Broad St., Mooresville. 704-663-2161.

Saint Luke Greek Orthodox, Mooresville

Worship services: 9:15 a.m. Sundays. 134-A Talbert Pointe Drive, Mooresville.

RiverLife Wellness Center, Mooresville

Christian counseling: Free individual, marriage and family counseling. Daytime and evening appointments available. 2487 Charlotte Highway, Mooresville. To schedule an appointment, provide your name and contact information to 704-664-7705 ext. 1.