Lake Norman & Mooresville

Mooresville community calendar

Submit your event information online. Go to events.charlotteobserver.com. and click on "add to our listings." Email photos to stories@newsofmooresville.com. The submission deadline for print is two weeks in advance of the event date.

Feb. 1

Ceramics 101:

This Wednesday class is for someone with no prior experience to learn handbuilding, wheel and glazing techniques. Ages teen to adult. 9:30 a.m. The Cornelius Arts Center, 19725 Oak St. Unit 1, Cornelius. 704-896-8823. www.corneliuspr.org

Basic Ceramics for Teens:

This Wednesday course offers a mix of ceramic techniques. Ages 12 - 16. 4:45 p.m. The Cornelius Arts Center, 19725 Oak St. Unit 1, Cornelius. 704-896-8823. www.corneliuspr.org.

Senior Extra Program:

Annabelle Black will be the featured speaker. Warning signs, treatments and prevention of strokes will be discussed. 3 p.m. Lake Norman Regional Medical Center, 171 Fairview Road, Mooresville. www.seniorextra.com. 704-660-4000.

Feb. 2

Stroke Support Group:

For information call Mitzie McCurdy at 704-660-4859. 1:30 p.m. South Iredell Senior Center, 202 N. Church St., Mooresville. 704-662-3337. www.iredellcoa.com.

On The Verge:

In Eric Overmyer's comedy, "On The Verge," three Victorian women explorers set out on an adventure that takes them through darkest Africa, highest Himalaya and into Terra Incognita. 8 p.m. Feb. 2, 3, 4. $20. 704-619-0429. www.warehousepac.com. The Warehouse Performing Arts Center, 9216 Westmoreland Road, Cornelius.

Piedmont Amateur Astronomers Club Meeting:

Come join us at 7:30 for a fun time in astronomy the first Thursday of every month. Email Charles Lail at projectx@roadrunner.com or call 704-528-6282 for information. Free. 7:30 p.m. . www.piedmontamateurastronomers.com. Iredell County Rescue Squad, 1902 Wilkesboro Highway, Statesville.

Bingo:

Doors open at 4 p.m. with program at 7 p.m. every Thursday. VFW, 139 Jordan Lane, Statesville. 704-873-9126.

Identifying Depression in the Elderly:

The workshop is offered with the primary purpose of educating the non elderly community on how to identify depression in the elderly. Free. Call to register by Feb. 1, 704-662-3337. A light breakfast will be provided. 9:30-10:30 a.m. South Iredell Senior Center, 202 N. Church St., Mooresville. www.iredellcoa.com.

Help for Seniors Filing Their Taxes:

AARP Tax Aide is available 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursdays Feb. 2-April 12 to help seniors file their taxes. An appointment is required and you must bring all tax papers and your 2010 tax return. Call 704-662-3337 for information. Free. South Iredell Senior Center, 202 N. Church St., Mooresville. www.iredellcoa.com.

DAV Chapter #68 monthly meeting:

Social Time at 6:30 p.m. with meeting following at 7 p.m. . DAV Chapter #68, 218 Bakery Lane, Statesville.

Feb. 3

Musical Interludes:

A mid-day fiddle concert by the multitalented musician Jon Singleton. Free in Tyler-Tallman Hall of the Sloan Music Center. 12:30 p.m. Feb. 3. 704-894-2848. Davidson College's Tyler-Tallman Hall, 102 N. Main St., Davidson. 704-894-2000. www.davidson.edu.

Feb. 4

Pruning Workshop:

Attendees will participate in an indoor lecture and discussion followed by a outdoor demonstration showing how to correctly prune and shape ornamental plants and fruit trees. Details or to register, call 704-873-0507. 9 a.m. North Carolina Cooperative Extension, Iredell County Center, 444 Bristol Drive, Statesville.

6th Annual Racing Legends Helping Event:

The 6th Annual Racing Legends Helping Legends will be in honor of the Flock family (Tim, Bob, Fonty, Ethel). The Flocks were great drivers and hold many distinguished records. More than 50 racing personalities will be on hand for autographs, photo opportunities. A portion of all proceeds will go to the medical fund of Old Timers Racing Club, which helps early racing veterans in need. The Statesville Shrine Club will provide food and a raffle with proceeds going to Shriners Children's Hospitals. 10 a.m. $10.Memory Lane Auto & Historical Museum, 769 River Highway, Mooresville. 704-662-FORD. www.memorylaneautomuseum.com.

Souper Bowl VIII:

The soup's on to benefit Davidson Housing Coalition's HAMMERS program. Judge soups from local restaurants. Soup tasting, live music and a silent art auction. 11 a.m. $10 for adults, $8 for students (12 and up), and $5 for children. Ticket prices increase at the door. Purchase tickets at 704-892-4486. www.davidsonhousing.org. Davidson College, Chambers Building, 102 N. Main St., Davidson.

Valentine's Trunk Show:

Local artists showing off their treasure. Also artists demonstrations. 1-5 p.m. Free. Wooden Stone, 445 S. Main St. Suite 200, Davidson. 704-892-1449. www.WoodenStoneGallery.com.

Feb. 5

Statesville Branch NAACP Meeting:

The public is invited to attend. 4 p.m. American Legion Post 217, 167 Wallace Springs Road, Statesville. 704-450-4959. www.statesvillenaacp.org.

Feb. 7

Mooresville History - A Tribute to African Americans:

Everyone is invited to join Cindy Jacobs as she educates and shares artifacts reflecting African-American activities and contributions to Mooresville. 2 p.m. South Iredell Senior Center, 202 N. Church St., Mooresville. 704-662-3337. www.iredellcoa.com.

Help in Spanish for Seniors Filing Taxes:

An appointment is required and you must bring all tax papers and your 2010 tax return. An interpreter is available upon prior request for Spanish speaking individuals 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday at the Mooresville Recreation Department Building. Call 704-662-3337 for information. Free. South Iredell Senior Center, 202 N. Church St., Mooresville. 704-662-3337. www.iredellcoa.com.

Heartburn/Acid Reflux Seminar:

Topics include effectiveness, benefits and what to expect during and after TIF surgery. Details: 704-660-4859. 6 p.m. Lake Norman Regional Medical Center, 171 Fairview Road, Mooresville.

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