Lake Norman & Mooresville

Statesville |

The Fall Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day will be 12:30 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Iredell County Solid Waste Facility, 354 Twin Oaks Road. The event is sponsored by Iredell County recycling and is free to all Iredell County residents. Materials from businesses will not be accepted. Homeowners will be limited to 10 gallons of paint.

Free shredding will also be available for homeowners.

Details: Diane Lewis 704-928-2023.

The Iredell County Republican Party hosted a grand-opening celebration at the party's headquarters, 246 N. Center St., on Thursday.

Details: Iredell County Republican Party at 704-761-4532, or

The Iredell County Senior Democrats will host a wine-and-cheese fundraiser from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Democratic Party Headquarters, 233 E. Front St.

Barium Springs Home for Children will host an open house from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday on its main campus in Troutman.

Anyone interested in becoming a foster parent can drop by.

Details: Turkessia Evans or Marc Murphy, 704-873-1011 or 800-320-4157.

Tiffany R. Leonard