Lake Norman & Mooresville

Lake Norman community calendar

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March 14

Art Opening:

7:30 p.m. Free. 704-894-2575.Van Every Gallery of the Belk Visual Arts Center, Davidson College, 102 N. Main St., Davidson.

Smith Lecture:

Columbia University Professor of Chemistry Ronald Breslow will present a talk titled "Discovery of a New Class of FDA- Approved Anticancer Drugs." Free. 8 p.m. in the Lilly Family Gallery of Chambers Building, Davidson College, 102 N. Main St., Davidson. 704-894-2627; email semckeever@davidson.edu.

March 15

Music Conference:

Musicologists from around the country will gather to present four scholarly papers: "Hip Hop and Local Histories," "Sacred Tunebooks," "Spirituality in Celluloid" and "Negotiating Nationalism in the Nineteenth Century." 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in various Davidson College campus locations. 704-894-2850 or email nelerner@davidson.edu. Davidson College, 102 N. Main St., Davidson.

Environmental Studies Lecture:

Free. 7:30 p.m. in the Sprinkle Room of the Alvarez College Union, Davidson College, 102 N. Main St., Davidson. 704-894-2096 or bgjohnson@davidson.edu. www.davidson.edu.

'Stones in his Pockets':

Multiple award-winning comedy by Marie Jones tells the story of two down on their luck Irish lads and their quiet rural community as they come to terms with the visit of a big Hollywood movie shoot. 8 p.m. March 17, 23 and 24; 7:30 p.m. March 15 and 22 ; 2:30 p.m. March 18. $20 adults / $15 students/seniors. The Warehouse Performing Arts Center, 9216-A Westmoreland Road, Cornelius. 704-619-0429. www.warehousepac.com.

New Beginnings Singles Club of Lake Norman:

Monthly meeting for singles who are 50-plus years old. Details: 704-677-2331 or email pscats44@hotmail.com. 6:30 p.m. Lone Star Steak House, 668 River Highway, Mooresville. 704-799-3262.

March 16

Strictly Dixie:

The music the nine-member band plays is Dixieland Jazz, most from the roaring '20s. A free will offering will be taken.. 7 p.m. March 16. Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, 19600 Zion St., Cornelius. 704-892-8566. www.mtzionumc.net.

'Stones in his Pockets':

Multiple award-winning comedy by Marie Jones tells the story of two down on their luck Irish lads and their quiet rural community as they come to terms with the visit of a big Hollywood movie shoot. 8 p.m. March 16, 17, 23 and 24; 7:30 p.m. March 15 and 22 ; 2:30 p.m. March 18. $20 adults / $15 students/seniors. The Warehouse Performing Arts Center, 9216-A Westmoreland Road, Cornelius. 704-619-0429. www.warehousepac.com.

Women's Leadership Conference:

Fourth annual Women's Leadership Conference will explore the theme "Our Voices in Action" through speakers, break-out sessions and intergenerational dialogue. $30 for community members and $15 for students. For reservations and information, email wlc@davidson.edu. 6 p.m. Lilly Family Gallery, Davidson College, 102 N. Main St., Davidson. www.davidson.edu.

Mathematics Demonstration:

Arthur Benjamin, professor at Harvey Mudd College, will speak on " Secrets of Mental Math," and the demonstration will teach feats of the mind such as adding and multiplying numbers faster than a calculator, memorizing 100 digits of pi, and figuring out the day of the week of any date in history. 7 p.m. For information, email tichartier@davison.edu; 704-894-2838. 7 p.m. Free. Duke Family Performance Hall, Davidson College, 102 N. Main St., Davidson. www.davidson.edu.

Latin American Studies Conference:

The TePaske Seminar in Colonial Latin America History will feature eight presentations by historians from throughout the South. To register, or get information, call 704-894-2878 or email jamangan@davidson.edu. 7 p.m. March 16; 7 p.m. March 17. Free. Alvarez College Union Sprinkle Room, Davidson College, 102 N. Main St., Davidson. www.davidson.edu.

March 17

Felting Workshop:

Come learn the ancient art of wet and needle felting. Supplies provided. Ages 12 to Adult. $40 per session. 10 a.m.-noon March 17 and 24. The Cornelius Arts Center, 19725 Oak St. Unit 1, Cornelius. 704-896-8823. www.corneliuspr.org.

'Stones in his Pockets':

Multiple award-winning comedy. 8 p.m. March 17, 23 and 24; 7:30 p.m. March 22; 2:30 p.m. March 18. $20 adults / $15 students/seniors. The Warehouse Performing Arts Center, 9216-A Westmoreland Road, Cornelius. 704-619-0429. www.warehousepac.com.

March 18

'Stones in his Pockets':

Multiple award-winning comedy. 8 p.m. March 23 and 24; 7:30 p.m. March 22 ; 2:30 p.m. March 18. $20 adults / $15 students/seniors. The Warehouse Performing Arts Center, 9216-A Westmoreland Road, Cornelius. 704-619-0429. www.warehousepac.com.

Concert Series:

Performance by the Kontras Quartet; chamber music sound. 3 p.m. $5-$12. 704-894-2135. Davidson College's Tyler-Tallman Hall, 102 N. Main St., Davidson.

Human Rights Lecture:

8 p.m. 704-894-2423. Davidson College's Alvarez College Union, Faculty Drive, Davidson.

March 19

Artist Boot Camp:

Mixed media class with an emphasis on experimentation and the creative process. Teen to adult, $185 for eight weeks. 3-5:45pm. Mondays. Details: 704-896-8823, www.thecorneliusartscenter.org. 704-896-8823. The Cornelius Arts Center, 19725 Oak St. Unit 1, Cornelius.

March 20

Organ Performance:

Four organists from the Davidson and Charlotte area will present "Bach's Birthday Bash," a program of music by J.S. Bach, his sons and his students. Free will offering. 7:30 p.m. Davidson College Presbyterian Church Congregation House, 208 Concord Road, Davidson. 704-892-5641. www.dcpc.org.

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