Republican Women: U.S. Congresswoman Sue Myrick will speak at the North Mecklenburg Republican Women's meeting 6 p.m. April 11, NorthStone Club, 15801 Northstone Drive, Huntersville. $20. Reservations:firstname.lastname@example.org. Members were elected to the Board of Mecklenburg County Republican Party: Pat Murray, vice chairwomen; Anne Clifford, secretary; Julie McKinney, headquarters chairwoman and Andrea Arterburn, treasurer.
Wildlife fair: Celebrate Lake Norman with Backyard Wildlife Fair, a partnership between Duke Energy, Lake Norman Wildlife Conservationists, that National Wildlife Federation, the N.C. Wildlife Federation and the Latta Plantation, among other groups. Featuring: booths, speakers, organic garden exhibits, tours and activities. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. April 16 at the Energy Explorium at McGuire Nuclear Station.
Resignation: Kris Krider, economic development manager for the town of Davidson, resigned March 30 to pursue other opportunities. Krider was planning director for six years prior to his most current role, which started July 2010. A search for a replacement will begin immediately.