Lake Norman & Mooresville

Community calendar

Please submit your event information online. Go to events.charlotteobserver.com and click on "add to our listings." E-mail photos to stories@newsoflakenorman.com. The submission deadline for print is two weeks in advance of the event date.

June 8

Tennis Instruction:

Tennis instruction will be lead by Dr. James Brown, who has been teaching tennis for more than seven years specializing in children and adult beginners. 6 p.m. $75 residents; $85 nonresidents. North Mecklenburg Park, 16131 Old Statesville Road, Huntersville.www.huntersville.org.

Daytime Open Studio:

Meet and work with other artists independently on a weekly basis. Email colettedorais@carolina.rr.com for details. 1 p.m. $18/month. Huntersville Arts and Cultural Center, 109 S. Old Statesville Road, Huntersville.

Pilates Physique:

All participants will need to bring a mat and a towel. Pilates is done without shoes; please wear comfortable clothes that allow for ease of movement. 7:30 p.m. $80 resident; $100 nonresident. Huntersville Town Center, 105 Gilead Road, Huntersville.

Musician/ composer:

Stephen Bennett is an extraordinary musician, an acknowledged master of the harp guitar, a challenging teacher, a gifted composer and a performer of astounding sensitivity. Doors open at 7 p.m. Cash only. First-come-first-served seating. Concert starts at 8 p.m., there will be two sets with an intermission. $10 per adult, $5 children 6-10, children younger than 6 free. St. Patrick's Episcopal Church, 201 Fairview Road, Mooresville. 704-663-5659. www.saint-patricks.org.

June 9

Grave Comedies:

Seven comedies in a 90-minute production, written by Carolinians, set in a graveyard or funeral parlor. 8 p.m. J$20. 704-619-0429. The Warehouse Performing Arts Center, 9216 Westmoreland Road, Cornelius. 704-859-5930. www.warehousepac.com.

June 10

Bridge group:

If you are interested in playing duplicate bridge, join the bridge group on Friday mornings. The game is relaxed and non-sanctioned. 9:30 a.m. Details: Jim Gossage, 704-892-4020. Huntersville Arts and Cultural Center, 109 S. Old Statesville Road, Huntersville.

Ghost Walk of Davidson:

7 p.m. $10 adults, $5 for children 8-12 and free for children younger than 7. 704-928-5452. www.ghostwalknc.com. In Front Of Soda Shop, 103 S. Main St., Davidson.

Stephen Bennett Live:

Stephen Bennett is an extraordinary musician, an acknowledged master of the harp guitar, a challenging teacher, a gifted composer and a performer of astounding sensitivity. Doors open at 7 p.m., concert at 8 p.m. Cash ticket sales only. First-come-first-served based upon seating. $10 per adult, $5 for children 6-10 and free for children younger than 6. 704-560-6152. St. Patrick's Episcopal Church, 201 Fairview Road, Mooresville. 704-663-5659. www.saint-patricks.org.

Tuesday's Gone:

The Ultimate Tribute to Lynyrd Skynyrd. $10. 704-895-6875. Amos' At the Lake Bar & Grill, 19501 W Catawba Ave, Cornelius. www.amosatthelake.com.

June 11

Huntersville Market:

The Huntersville Market offers our citizens wonderful local fresh produce, naturally raised meats and eggs, cheeses, honey, jewelry, charming crafts and more. 7 a.m. www.huntersville.org. Caboose, 103 Maxwell Ave., Huntersville.

Davidson Farmer's Market:

The Davidson Farmer's Market is open every Saturday morning in Downtown Davidson. With more than 40 local producers, the market features a wide variety of locally grown vegetables and fruits, meats, eggs, honey, dairy and fresh flowers as well as baked goods and non-food items such as soaps and farmer-made crafts. 8 a.m. www.davidsonfarmersmarket.org. Davidson Farmer's Market, Downtown Davidson, Davidson.

"Sip & Shop" Wine Tasting:

Sip an assortment of local wine with Daveste Vineyards while shopping our beautiful gallery. 2 p.m. www.WoodenStoneGallery.com. Wooden Stone, 445 S. Main St. Suite 200, Davidson. 704-892-1449.

Summer Concert Series

Symphony in the Park. 6 p.m. at Bailey Road Park in Cornelius. 704-892-6031.

Weekly Cruise In:

Open to all pre-1986 makes and models and high performance late model cars. 10 a.m. Free. RK Motors Charlotte, 5527 Lakeview Road, Charlotte. 704-596-5211. www.rkmotorscharlotte.com

Ghost Walk of Davidson:

7 p.m. $10 adults, $5 children 8-12 and free for children younger than 7. 704-928-5452. www.ghostwalknc.com. In Front Of Soda Shop, 103 S. Main St., Davidson.

Grave Comedies:

8 p.m. $20. 704-619-0429. The Warehouse Performing Arts Center, 9216 Westmoreland Road, Cornelius. 704-859-5930. www.warehousepac.com.

Superglide:

The Carolinas' favorite All-American band. 10 p.m. No cover. 704-895-6875. Amos' At the Lake Bar & Grill, 19501 W Catawba Ave, Cornelius. www.amosatthelake.com.

Touch a Truck

11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the McGuire Nuclear Station and EnergyExplorium. Vehicles of all shapes and sizes will be parked for this free, family event. Children can explore specialty vehicles and learn about safety around heavy machinery. Police cars, electric cars, firetrucks and a miniature airplane will be showcased, as well as monster tractors. 980-875-5600. bit.ly/energyexplorium.

June 12

Grave Comedies:

Early last fall, warehouse put out a call to all North and South Carolina writers: Seeking short, 10-minute comedies set in a graveyard or funeral parlor. The selection committee chose seven scripts to produce. 2 p.m. $20. The Warehouse Performing Arts Center, 9216 Westmoreland Road, Cornelius. 704-859-5930. www.warehousepac.com.

Workshop for Couples:

"Making Love Last a Lifetime" for married couples, soon-to-be-married couples, singles looking for a long lasting relationship (and how to keep it) and any others who are interested are invited to participate in this small group study. 5 p.m. Free. Huntersville United Methodist Church, 14005 Stumptown Road, Huntersville. 704-875-1156. www.huntersvilleumc.org.

June 13

Vacation Bible School:

VBS for kids ages 3 (must be potty trained) through rising sixth-graders. Register online. 6:15 p.m. Free. 704-875-1156. Huntersville United Methodist Church, 14005 Stumptown Road, Huntersville. 704-875-1156. www.huntersvilleumc.org.

Yoga Basics:

This class is for beginners and those seeking a gentle yoga practice. Bring a yoga mat and a towel. 6 p.m. $52 for Huntersville residents, $62 for others. Huntersville Town Center, 105 Gilead Road, Huntersville.

Pilates Physique:

Designed for a variety of levels. Pilates is done without shoes; please wear comfortable clothes that allow for ease of movement.Monday and Wednesday evenings. Session III: June 6-Aug. 1 and June 8-Aug. 3; Session IV: Aug. 8-Oct. 3 and Aug. 10-Oct. 5. 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. $80 resident /$100 nonresident. Huntersville Town Center, 105 Gilead Road, Huntersville.

June 14

Cancer Support Group:

Held in the hospital's community rooms. Open to everyone and provides education and support. A free lunch is served. To register or for details, call 704-660-4859. 11:45 a.m.Lake Norman Regional Medical Center, 171 Fairview Road, Mooresville. 704-660-4000.

North Mecklenburg Republican Women meeting:

Talk radio personality Jason Lewis is the keynote speaker at the meeting. Reservations are required. Please make them at nomeckrw@gmail.com. The cost is $30, cash or check. Registration and book signing at 6 p.m., buffet dinner 6:30 p.m.. The public is welcome. 704-560-0582. www.meckgop.com. Northstone Country Club, 15801 Northstone Drive, Huntersville.

Vacation Bible School:

VBS for kids ages 3 (must be potty trained) through rising sixth-graders. Register online. 6:15 p.m. Free. Huntersville United Methodist Church, 14005 Stumptown Road, Huntersville. 704-875-1156. www.huntersvilleumc.org.

Adult Badminton/Table Tennis:

This program is designed for senior adults in the community to have fun, socialize and exercise in a friendly game of badminton or table tennis. 6:30 p.m. Free. Waymer Center Gym, 14200 Holbrooks Road, Huntersville.

Fire-eating Johnny Millwater:

Stand-up comedian, fire-eater, close-up magician, escape artist and all around one-man freakshow. 7 p.m. June 14. $10. www.lkncomedyzone.com. Comedy Zone Lake Norman, 17044 Kenton Drive, No. 28031, Cornelius.

Introductory Yoga Svaroopa Yoga Style:

Introductory Yoga in the Svaroopa Yoga Style, a comprehensive yoga style focusing on releasing tension and stress and relieving aches and pains. Town Center Community Room 209. 6:15 p.m. $52 resident/ $62 nonresident. Huntersville Town Center, 105 Gilead Road, Huntersville.

June 15

Daytime Open Studio for oil/acrylic Artists:

Meet and work with other artists independently on a weekly basis. Email colettedorais@carolina.rr.com for more information. 1 p.m. $18/month. Huntersville Arts and Cultural Center, 109 S. Old Statesville Road, Huntersville.

Vacation Bible School:

VBS for kids ages 3 (must be potty trained) through rising sixth graders. Register online. 6:15 p.m. Free. 704-875-1156. Huntersville United Methodist Church, 14005 Stumptown Road, Huntersville. 704-875-1156. www.huntersvilleumc.org.

Outdoor Cinema Series

"Where the Wild Things Are," 8:30 p.m. at the JV Washam Elementary School Mutlipurpose Field, Cornelius. 704-896-2460.

June 16

Weight Loss Challenge

The Town of Davidson Parks and Recreation department will hold the summer Lake Norman Weight Loss Challenge. Registration is required at www.d-Recs.org or call the office at 704-892-3349. The challenge ends Aug. 18 and all programs will be held at the Parks and Recreation office, 416 Armour St., Davidson. Weekly meetings are held to weigh-in participants and discuss nutrition topics.

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