Lake Norman & Mooresville

Mooresville community calendar

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Oct. 12

Art:

9 a.m.-noon every Wednesday, seniors who love art gather. Free. South Iredell Senior Center, 202 N. Church St., Mooresville. 704-662-3337. www.iredellcoa.com.

Line dancing:

1 p.m. Wednesdays. Free. South Iredell Senior Center, 202 N. Church St., Mooresville. 704-662-3337. www.iredellcoa.com.

Embroidery/Needlework:

Learn how to do hand embroidery and needlework. 1 p.m. Wednesdays. Free. South Iredell Senior Center, 202 N. Church St., Mooresville. 704-662-3337. www.iredellcoa.com.

Mexican Train:

Group meets 1:30 p.m. Wednesdays to play this form of dominos. Free. South Iredell Senior Center, 202 N. Church St., Mooresville. 704-662-3337. www.iredellcoa.com.

Oct. 13

Walk Away the Pounds:

9:30 a.m. every Tuesday and Thursday. Free. South Iredell Senior Center, 202 N. Church St., Mooresville. 704-662-3337. www.iredellcoa.com.

Matter Of Balance:

Designed for seniors age 60 and older to reduce their fear of falling and increase their activity level. Free. 10 .m.-noon Tuesday and Thursday. Call 704-662-3337 to register. Space is limited. Free. South Iredell Senior Center, 202 N. Church St., Mooresville. 704-662-3337. www.iredellcoa.com.

Breast Cancer:

Lake Norman Regional Medical Center will host a program on breast cancer. A light lunch will be included. RSVP with a $1 donation to South Iredell Senior Center. 11 a.m. South Iredell Senior Center, 202 N. Church St., Mooresville. 704-662-3337. www.iredellcoa.com.

Oct. 14

Scarrigan Farms:

Attraction includes five scare zones, beginning with a 40-foot double barrel drop into the haunted trail. Visit www.Scarriganfarms.com for other dates and details. 7 p.m. Oct. 14-16. $20 per person with discount offered. www.Scarriganfarms.com. Carrigan Farms, 1261 Oak Ridge Farm Highway, Mooresville. 704-664-1450. www.CarriganFarms.com.

Woodcarving:

No experience necessary. The class meets 9 a.m.-noon every Friday. Beginners are taught from 9-11 a.m. Tools and materials are required, but can be purchased through the instructor. Free. South Iredell Senior Center, 202 N. Church St., Mooresville. 704-662-3337.

Crafts with Carolyn:

Carolyn Hillegeist is leading a monthly crafts workshop. Each participant will make a potpourri basket. 11 a.m. Cost for supplies is $3 per person. If you have a glue gun, bring it. Register by Oct. 10. South Iredell Senior Center, 202 N. Church St., Mooresville. 704-662-3337.

Downtown Mooresville ArtWalk:

Art and live music at various galleries and businesses. On Main and Broad streets. 6 p.m. Free. North Main Street and West Center Avenue, Mooresville. 704-662-3336. www.downtownmooresville.com.

Oct. 15

Fall Festival:

Family-friendly event involving plant sale, humane society animals, face painting, crafts, refreshments, games and more. Sponsored by Friends of Sherrills Ford Library. 10 a.m. 828-478-2729. Sherrills Ford Branch Library, 8456 Sherrills Ford Road, Sherrills Ford. 828-478-2729. www.catawbacountync.gov.

Barbecue:

South Iredell Lions Club annual barbecue. 11 a.m. Oct. 15. Plates $8. Sandwich $3. 704-664-7908. South Iredell Lions Club, 630 Brawley School Road, Mooresville. 704-664-7908.

Oct. 17

Culture Lecture:

A lecture by University of Chicago historian Leora Auslander about "Negotiating Embodied Difference: Vegetarian Lunches, Minarets and Sukkot in Contemporary Western Europe." Free. Details: patilburg@davidson.edu or 704-894-2272. 4:30 p.m. Chambers Building, Hance Auditorium, 220 D Road, Davidson.

Look Good Feel Better:

The American Cancer Society is sponsoring a program that teaches beauty techniques. Registration is required. 5:30 p.m. Beth and Company, 114 Center St., Statesville. 704-924-8260. www.bethandcompany.com.

Oct. 18

Mooresville Candidates Forum:

7-9 p.m. at the Joe V. Knox Auditorium. This will feature the candidates for mayor, Ward 1, Ward 2 and the top two finalists from the At-Large Primary. Free. 704-664-3898. www.mooresvillenc.org. Charles Mack Citizen Center, 215 N. Main St., Mooresville. 704-662-3334. www.cmccmooresville.com.

Organ Recital:

Long Island native Joseph Roenbeck will provide improvised organ accompaniment to the 1928 French silent film The Passion of Joan of Arc. 7:30 p.m. in Davidson College Presbyterian Church. For information call 704-892-5641. Davidson College Presbyterian Church Congregation House, 208 Concord Road, Davidson. www.dcpc.org.

Matter Of Balance:

Designed for seniors age 60 and older to reduce their fear of falling and increase their activity level. Participants learn exercises to increase strength and balance. Free. 10 .m.-noon Tuesday and Thursday. Call 704-662-3337 to register. Space is limited. Free. South Iredell Senior Center, 202 N. Church St., Mooresville. 704-662-3337. www.iredellcoa.com.

Men's Billiards:

9 a.m. every Tuesday. The billiards room is available to senior adults as an open activity through out the week. Call for specific times. Free. South Iredell Senior Center, 202 N. Church St., Mooresville. 704-662-3337. www.iredellcoa.com.

Walk Away the Pounds:

9:30 a.m. every Tuesday and Thursday. Free. South Iredell Senior Center, 202 N. Church St., Mooresville. 704-662-3337.

Sit & Fit Chair Exercise:

10 a.m. Tuesday and Thursday. Free. Open to any senior adult. Participants should wear comfortable clothes bring hand weights/water bottles for weight bearing exercises. South Iredell Senior Center, 202 N. Church St., Mooresville. 704-662-3337.

Writing Senior Memories:

10:30 a.m. every Tuesday. Free. South Iredell Senior Center, 202 N. Church St., Mooresville. 704-662-3337.

Beginner's Table Tennis:

Come learn the game of table tennis and get a great workout. Free. 1 p.m. every Tuesday. South Iredell Senior Center, 202 N. Church St., Mooresville. 704-662-3337. www.iredellcoa.com.

Oct. 19

Top Women Business Leaders Networking:

Join the Top Women Business Leaders Champagne & 7th Annual Awards. Power networking for businesswomen in Lake Norman, Cabarrus and Iredell counties facilitated by Cheryl Kane, MBA. $20. RSVP to attend, 704-895-1335. 6 p.m. Oct. 19. www.businestodaync.com. Peninsula Yacht Club, 18501 Harbor Light Blvd., Cornelius.

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