Friday, 20 April 2012 01:01

Norman Events April 20, 2012


PCF grants help four programs

The Peninsula Community Foundation (PCF), a Cornelius-based, not-for-profit serving the residents of north Mecklenburg County, recently announced that it has awarded grants totaling more than $18,000 to four local charities.

Friday, 13 April 2012 01:01

Senior fun and fitness day


The North Mecklenburg Senior Center will hold its sixth annual Lake Norman Senior Fun and Fitness Day Tuesday, April 17, beginning at 10 a.m. at Jetton Park (19000 Jetton Road) in Cornelius.


As someone whose life has been shaped by interfaith programming, Institute of Southern Jewish Life Fellow Claire Solomon was intrigued when she saw a flyer for "Daughters of Abraham," a youth-led group made of up Muslim, Jewish and Christian girls ages 11-15, on her fall visit to Beth Shalom of Lake Norman.

Friday, 06 April 2012 01:01

Say 'Hello' to Huntersville


Huntersville residents and non-residents alike are invited to say "Hello Huntersville" in a one-day festival bearing that name on Saturday, May 12, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The art and fun fest will feature displays by local artists, vendor booths, music, food, rides and more. The day also includes the seasonal opening of the Huntersville Market at the shelter next to the caboose at 7 a.m.

Friday, 06 April 2012 01:01

Sutch an actor for one-man show


Davidson theater professor takes leave to go it alone in a one-man show.

Friday, 30 March 2012 01:01

Human rights group plans Davidson events


A human rights activist group will host a three-day event at Davidson College this week to raise awareness of global sex-trafficking.

Friday, 30 March 2012 01:01

Norman Events March 30, 2012

Vietnam Experience class to be history at Davidson

Former conscientious objector and professor about to retire, and his class, which gave him a new perspective on the war, along with him.

Friday, 23 March 2012 01:01

Norman Events March 26, 2012

It's all In The Blood in Davidson College production

Six Davidson College student actors will showcase their interpretation of a contemporary American Tragedy, In The Blood, March 28-April 1. In the Blood focuses on a homeless, illiterate single mother, Hester La Negrita, struggling to provide for her five children amidst inner urban poverty and prejudice.

Friday, 16 March 2012 01:01

WBTV anchor emcees Charlotte Mom Prom


Charlotte TV anchor and mother of two Christine Nelson has agreed to serve as master of ceremonies at the inaugural Queen City Mom Prom Friday, April 27, at Havana Banquet and Ballroom in Cornelius.

Friday, 09 March 2012 00:01

Norman Events March 9, 2012

SAM comes to Davidson College

About 500 music scholars from around the world will attend the Society for American Music (SAM) in Charlotte, March 15-18, an annual conference hosted by Davidson College. SAM is a scholarly organization dedicated to the study of U.S. music. Davidson College Professor of Music Neil Lerner serves as secretary of SAM, and is chairman of the local arrangements committee.