South Charlotte

Get up and go

Don't miss these upcoming events close to home.

1 drumStrong

The fundraiser supports cancer research with a weekend of drumming and the public is invited to participate. $25 per person; $50 per family.

When: May 22.

Where: 455 Providence Road, Weddington.

Info: www.drum

2 Raul Diaz and Ernesto Berra:

Dos Artistas de Cordoba

Raul Diaz's highly textured surfaces reveal images of boats, kites, roses and shells amid peaceful figures. Free.

When: 10 a.m. May 24-28 and May 31.

Where: Jerald Melberg Gallery, 625 S. Sharon Amity Road, Charlotte.