Lake Norman & Mooresville

Mooresville community calendar

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Feb. 22

Theater:

The Davidson College Theatre Department invites the public to a stage presentation of Mary Zimmerman's interpretation of "Metamorphoses." The play, originally written by the Roman poet Ovid, is an ironic and moving look at human relationships. Tickets may be purchased by calling 704-894-2135 or online at www.davidson.edu. 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22, 23, 24, 25; 2 p.m. Feb. 26. General admission is $8 for adults, $5 for seniors 60 and over, and $4 for students. Davidson College's Cunningham Fine Arts Building, 102 N. Main St., Davidson. www.davidson.edu.

Feb. 23

Ethics Lecture:

Robin Lovin, Southern Methodist University's Maguire University Professor of Ethics. Lovin will discuss "Continuity and Change in Christian Ethics." Details: email ethics@davidson.edu or 704-894-2095. 7 p.m. Free. Davidson College's Alvarez College Union, Faculty Drive, Davidson.

Concert:

The Davidson College Symphony Orchestra performs Mussorgsky's "Pictures at an Exhibition" and Hovhaness's Symphony No. 2 "Mysterious Mountain" and more. 7:30 p.m. Free. 704-894-2848. Duke Family Performance Hall, Davidson College, Davidson.

Help for Seniors Filing Their Taxes:

AARP Tax Aide is available 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursdays through 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.

Feb. 24

Sportsmen's Banquet:

Jeremy Harrill, wildlife officer and director of Heart of a Sportsman Ministry, will be guest speaker for the first Sportsmen's Banquet. 6:30 p.m. Men are invited to come for a menu of wild game. $10 per person. First Baptist Church-Statesville, 815 Davie Ave., Statesville. 704-873-7231. www.statesvillefbc.org

Statesville Grape & Gourmet Tasting:

$25 in advance and $30 the day of the event; available at the Wine Maestro in Mooresville. Tickets include admission, sampling of wines, food tastings and entertainment. 7 p.m. 704-878-3436. www.downtownstatesvillenc.org. Statesville Civic Center, 300 S. Center St., Statesville.

Spread the Love Jazz and Art Fest!:

7 p.m. Feb. 24. Homewood Suites Hotel, 125 Harbour Pl Drive, Davidson. 704-987-1818.

Musical Interludes:

Davidson College Artist Associate Cynthia Lawing and Gloria Cook will present a dual piano concert. 12:30 p.m. Free. 704-894-2848. Tyler Tallman Hall, Davidson College, Davidson.

Popcorn & a Movie:

"Last American Hero" featuring Stan Brawley, about Buddy Baker moon shining in North Carolina. 1-3 p.m. Free. South Iredell Senior Center, 202 N. Church St., Mooresville. 704-662-3337. www.iredellcoa.com.

Spread the Love Jazz and Art Fest!:

7 p.m. Homewood Suites Hotel, 125 Harbour Place Drive, Davidson. 704-987-1818.

Feb. 25

Winter Bird Hike:

Join a ranger and walk through a variety of habitats in search of winter bird life. Bring binoculars and a bird guide. For ages 8 and older. Advance registration required, 704-528-6350. 8 a.m. Free. Lake Norman State Park, 159 Inland Sea Lane, Troutman. 704-528-6350.

Canoe Nature Trip:

Join a ranger on a guided trip on the 33-acre park lake in search of birds, beavers, trees and other wildlife. For ages 8 and older. Bring towels and extra clothes. Each canoe must have someone age 16 and older. Advance registration required, 704-528-6350. 2 p.m. Free. Lake Norman State Park, 159 Inland Sea Lane, Troutman.

Gospel Singing Jubilee:

The fifth annual Shellem Cline Gospel Singing Jubilee will be at 6 p.m. at South Iredell High School. Tickets are $5.Details: 704-902-1638 or www.tbrqt.com. South Iredell High School, 299 Old Mountain Road, Troutman.

Feb. 26

Backcountry Hike:

Join a ranger and explore areas of the park where there are no trails, including an area rich in Native American history. Minimum age is 8 years old. Advance registration required, 704-528-6350. 3 p.m. Free. Lake Norman State Park, 159 Inland Sea Lane, Troutman.

Big Gospel Singing:

Free-will donation. Food will be sold. 3 p.m. 704-528-7337- 704-798-8470. Zion Wesley AME Zion Church, 133 Zion Wesley Road, Troutman.

Feb. 27

Diabetes Support Group:

Details: Mitzie McCurdy, 704-660-4859. 12 p.m. Charles Mack Citizen Center, 215 N. Main St., Mooresville. 704-662-3334. www.cmccmooresville.com.

Feb. 28

3-Day Art Workshop:

Figure drawing with a twist workshop. $250. Details: 704-663-6661. 9 a.m. Feb. 28, 29 and March 1. Mooresville Artist Guild, 103 W. Center Ave., Mooresville. 704-663-6661. www.MAGart.org.

Gift for a Gift Bingo:

Bring a prize and enjoy playing bingo 10:30 a.m.-noon. Each person is to donate an item toward the game in order to play. Refreshments to share are welcome. Whether playing bingo or not, prize donations are appreciated. Free. 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.

Feb. 29

Circus:

4:30 and 7:30 pm. Details www.walkerinternationalevents.com or call 800-528-6577. National Guard Armory, 720 N. Broad St., Mooresville.

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