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Journey Church, Huntersville
Fitness classes: To develop its goal of bringing hope to the Lake Norman community, Journey Church is launching a dynamic core fitness business called HopeFIT. The athletics-based program combines high-intensity conditioning, strength training, agility and speed work, flexibility and balance. Four classes, $35. First class is free. 9-9:45 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Child care available for an extra fee. 15711 Brookway Drive, Huntersville. www.hope.fit.
Hopewell Baptist, Davidson
Vacation Bible school: Join us for an adventure into uncharted territory. Connect faith and life through Bible stories, crafts, music and games. Classes for all ages. 6:15-9 p.m. July 12-16. 18841 Davidson-Concord Road, Davidson. www.HopewellBaptistChurch.com
Saint Phillip Missionary Baptist, Huntersville
Children’s book club: The Phenomenal Readers Book Club will meet to read books, visit the library, play vocabulary games, have snacks and work with adult mentors. Ages 6-15. Free. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays through July 30. 524 Dellwood Drive, Huntersville. 704-948-6869.
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. www.ihsdance.com.