Lake Norman & Mooresville

Pub Poker Championship, tennis and more!

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June 29

Dress Up and Etiquette Class:

For ages 6-10. Three hours of fun, frills and food, including learning about good manners and why they are important. 10:30 a.m. $35; sibling/friend discounts available. Lisa Rose, 21343 Catawba Ave., Cornelius. 704-892-8100. www.lisarosenc.com.

Digital Photography Workshop; Photo Postcards:

Create a photo postcard with you in an exotic destination of your dreams by using our green screen, digital camera and laptop. Registration required. 3 p.m. 704-416-5600. www.cmlibrary.org. Mountain Island, 4420 Howt Galvin Way, Charlotte. 704-416-5700. www.plcmc.org.

Tennis Instruction:

Adult Tennis instruction will be lead by Dr. James Brown. $75 residents; $85 nonresidents. North Mecklenburg Park, 16131 Old Statesville Road, Huntersville. www.huntersville.org.

Daytime Open Studio for oil/acrylic Artists:

1 p.m. $18/month. Huntersville Arts and Cultural Center, 109 S. Old Statesville Road, Huntersville.

Ghost Walk of Davidson:

7 p.m. $10 for 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.

Pilates Physique:

Designed for a variety of levels. All participants will need to bring a mat and towel. Pilates is done without shoes; please wear comfortable clothes that allow for ease of movement. 7:30-8:30 p.m. $80 resident; $100 nonresident. Huntersville Town Center, 105 Gilead Road, Huntersville.

June 30

Teen Summer Reading Program

Plaster painting 2-4 p.m. Participants will paint their own plaster figure and take it home on the same day. The activity will be conducted by Plaster Creations. Space is limited and registration is required. Call the Concord Library at 704-920-2054.

Charity Horse Show

Through July 2 at 6 p.m. each evening and at 9 a.m. July 2 at Latta Plantation Park Equestrian Center. Free, with concession available. Horses and riders from five states will compete. Sponsored by Cook's Memorial Presbyterian Church. Details: 704-309-0798 or 704-399-7735.

July 1

Bridge group:

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

Dress Up and Etiquette Class:

For ages 6-10. Topics include first impressions, introductions, greetings and basic table manners. 10:30 a.m. $35; sibling/friend discounts available. Lisa Rose, 21343 Catawba Ave., Cornelius. 704-892-8100. www.lisarosenc.com.

Ghost Walk of Davidson:

7 p.m. $10 for 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.

Charity Horse Show

6 p.m. at Latta Plantation Park Equestrian Center. Free, with concession available. Horses and riders from five states will compete. Sponsored by Cook's Memorial Presbyterian Church. Details: 704-309-0798 or 704-399-7735.

July 2

Huntersville Market:

7 a.m. www.huntersville.org. Caboose, 103 Maxwell Ave., Huntersville.

Davidson Farmer's Market:

8 a.m. www.davidsonfarmersmarket.org. Davidson Farmer's Market, downtown Davidson.

The Soul Food Festival:

7 p.m. Rural Hill, 4431 Neck Road, Huntersville. 704-875-3113. www.ruralhill.net.

Charity Horse Show

9 a.m. at Latta Plantation Park Equestrian Center. Free, with concession available. Horses and riders from five states will compete. Sponsored by Cook's Memorial Presbyterian Church. Details: 704-309-0798 or 704-399-7735.

Weekly Cruise In:

Every Saturday from 10 a.m.- 4.p.m. Open to all pre-1986 makes and models and high-performance late-model cars. Free. RK Motors Charlotte, 5527 Lakeview Road, Charlotte. 704-596-5211. www.rkmotorscharlotte.com.

11th Annual Fireworks Festival:

The 11th Annual Denver Area Business Association Fireworks Festival at East Lincoln High School. Gates open at 5 p.m. Food vendors, local business vendors, children's play area, and The Battle of the Bands. Battle of the Bands will begin at 5:30 p.m. and you can vote for your favorite band: $1 per vote. 5 p.m. Free. www.dabanc.org. East Lincoln High School, S N.C. 16, Catawba Springs. 704-736-1860.

July 4

Fourth of July Celebration:

Birkdale Village from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Bike decorating, face painting, a clown bounce, children's arts and crafts, a parade, a water fight between fire stations, music, food and fun. Free. Birkdale Village, 8712 Lindholm Drive, Huntersville. www.birkdalevillage.net.

Quick Start Tennis Program:

Quick Start is ideal for learning and basic fundamentals of tennis. Age 3-5 (parent participation required). $65 residents; $75 nonresidents. North Mecklenburg Park, 16131 Old Statesville Road, Huntersville. www.huntersville.org.

Pilates Physique:

All participants will need to bring a mat and towel. Pilates is done without shoes; please wear comfortable clothes that allow for ease of movement. 7:30-8:30 p.m. $80 resident; $100 nonresident. Huntersville Town Center, 105 Gilead Road, Huntersville.

July 5

A Walk in the Woods:

Come and understand about nature by being part of this fun and educational "hands-on" animal science program. 2 p.m. 704-416-3800. www.cmlibrary.org. Cornelius Branch Library, 21105 Catawba Ave., Cornelius. 704-655-9409. www.plcmc.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.

Pub Poker Championship:

Sports Page in Denver welcomes Pub Poker Championship every Tuesday from 7-9:30 p.m. Play free Texas Hold'em tournaments. Sing up online, show up 30 minutes early, or bring a friend to get extra chips. Go to www.pubpokerchampionship.com for details. 7 p.m. 704-804-1665. Sports Page, 179 Cross Center Drive, Denver.

July 6

Creative Journaling:

Looking to get your creative spark going? Learn about new multimedia methods of journaling to express yourself. Please bring an old book with you and we'll show you how to transform it and your writing. Registration required. 3 p.m. 704-416-5600. www.cmlibrary.org. Mountain Island, 4420 Howt Galvin Way, Charlotte. 704-416-5700. www.plcmc.org.

Italian Wine Tasting:

7 p.m. $15. 704-987-5111. Campania Cafe & Trattoria, 416 S. Main St., Davidson. 704-987-5111. www.campaniacafe.com.

Daytime Open Studio for oil/acrylic artists:

1 p.m. $18 per month. Huntersville Arts and Cultural Center, 109 S. Old Statesville Road, Huntersville.

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