June 19

• NOOK WORKSHOP: Adults learn how to borrow eBooks on a Nook at 2 p.m. at the North County Regional Library, 16500 Holly Crest Lane, Huntersville. Register in advance. Details: www.cmlibrary.org or 704-416-6000.

• AUTHOR TALK: Tom Higgins, author of “Racing Into the Past,” discusses stories about NASCAR from the 1950s and 1960s at 6 p.m. at the North County Regional Library, 16500 Holly Crest Lane, Huntersville. Register in advance. Details: www.cmlibrary.org or 704-416-6000.

• OUTDOOR CONCERT: Jim Quick & Coastline performs a soul/blues concert 6-9 p.m. on the Historic Courthouse Lawn, 65 Union St. S., Concord.

• RIVER JAM: Eddie & the Public Speakers performs as part of the River Jam concert series at 7-10 p.m. at the U.S. National Whitewater Center, 5000 Whitewater Pkwy., Charlotte. Details: www.usnwc.org.

• OPEN MIC: Bella Love presents Open Mic 2.0, featuring musicians, comedians and poets, 7:30-11:30 p.m. at 21325 Catawba Ave., Cornelius. Details: http://bellalove.org.

 

June 20

• PRESCHOOL STORYTIME: Preschoolers, ages 3-5, engage with books and activities that encourage language and pre-reading skills 10:15-10:45 a.m. at the Davidson Public Library, 119 S. Main St., Davidson. Details: www.cmlibrary.org or 704-416-4000.

• TODDLER STORYTIME: Toddlers, ages 18-35 months, build language skills through books, music and movement 11-11:30 a.m. at the Davidson Public Library, 119 S. Main St., Davidson. Details: www.cmlibrary.org or 704-416-4000.

• TECHNOLOGY TUTOR: Adults get one-on-one computer help 1:30-3:30 p.m. at the Davidson Public Library, 119 S. Main St., Davidson. Register in advance. Details: www.cmlibrary.org or 704-416-4000.

• FILM SCREENING: Families watch a screening of the G-rated film “Meet the Robinsons” at 2 p.m. at the Cornelius Public Library, 21105 Catawba Ave., Cornelius. Details: www.cmlibrary.org or 704-416-3800.

• CONCERT: The Rhythm Masters performs a free concert as part of the Mingling on the Greens Concert Series 7-9 p.m. at Birkdale Village, 8712 Lindholm Drive, Huntersville. Details: www.birkdalevillage.net.

• VAUDEVILLE ACT: Steve Langley, known as “The Great Fettucini” performs a Vaudeville-style show at 7 p.m. at Oak Street Mill, 19725 Oak St., Cornelius. Details: info@bellalove.com or 704-765-1794.

• OUTDOOR MOVIE: The Town of Harrisburg screens “Monster’s University,” a G film, at dusk at Harrisburg Park, 191 Sims Pkwy., Harrisburg. Activities start at 6 p.m. Details: www.harrisburgnc.org.

• TOWN HALL: N.C. Sen. Jeff Tarte discusses pending legislation and other issues within his district at a town hall meeting 7-8:30 p.m. at Huntersville Town Hall, 101 Huntersville-Concord Road, Huntersville. RSVP to Staff@JeffTarte.com so space can be provided.

 

June 21

• FARMERS MARKET: The Davidson Farmers Market opens 8 a.m.-noon next to Davidson Town Hall, between Main and Jackson streets. Details: www.davidsonfarmersmarket.org.

• FARMERS MARKET: The Huntersville Grower’s Market opens 8 a.m.-noon at Main & Maxwell Park in downtown Huntersville. 

• BOOK SALE: The Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Foundation’s Friends Council hosts a Pop-Up Book Sale 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at Birkdale Village, 16805 Birkdale Commons Pkwy., Huntersville. Details: foundation@cmlibrary.org.

• MODEL TRAINS: Golden Spike Enterprises hosts the 11th annual North Carolina Rail Fair, a model train and railroad artifact show, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Metrolina Tradeshow Expo, 7100 Statesville Road, Charlotte. Details: www.gserr.com.

• EBAY SEMINAR: Teens and adults learn how to sell items on eBay at 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the Davidson Public Library, 119 S. Main St., Davidson. Register in advance. Details: www.cmlibrary.org or 704-416-4000.

• INSECT ART: Children learn about insects through art projects at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. at Discovery Place KIDS-Huntersville, 105 Gilead Road, Huntersville. Admission costs $8. Details: www.discoveryplacekids.org or 704-372-6261 ext. 300. 

• SPLASH PARTY: Northlake Mall hosts MallStars Summer Fun Saturday, which includes a splash party, crafts and games, 1-3 p.m. at Entry 1 fountain next to H&M. Details: www.shopnorthlake.com.

• FOOD TRUCK: Food trucks compete for the crowd’s favor at Bella Love’s second annual Food Truck Invitational 3-8 p.m. at Oak Street Mill, 19725 Oak St., Cornelius. Details: info@bellalove.com or 704-765-1794.

• OUTDOOR CONCERT: On the Border (Eagles tribute band) and Tuesday’s Gone (Lynyrd Skynyrd tribute) performs a concert at 7 p.m. at Village Park, 700 West C. St., Kannapolis.

• CONCERT: Borderlyne Band performs a free concert as part of the Mingling on the Greens Concert Series 7-9 p.m. at Birkdale Village, 8712 Lindholm Drive, Huntersville. Details: www.birkdalevillage.net.

• RIVER JAM: L Shape Lot performs as part of the River Jam concert series at 7-10 p.m. at the U.S. National Whitewater Center, 5000 Whitewater Pkwy., Charlotte. Details: www.usnwc.org.

 

June 22

• INSECT ART: Children learn about insects through art projects at 2 p.m. at Discovery Place KIDS-Huntersville, 105 Gilead Road, Huntersville. Admission costs $8. Details: www.discoveryplacekids.org or 704-372-6261 ext. 300. 

• CONCERT: Off the Chain Band performs a free concert as part of the Mingling on the Greens Concert Series 4-6 p.m. at Birkdale Village, 8712 Lindholm Drive, Huntersville. Details: www.birkdalevillage.net.

 

June 23

• BABY STORYTIME: Babies, ages 0-17 months, experience brain stimulation through books, songs and rhymes at 10:30 a.m. Mondays at the Cornelius Pubic Library, 21105 Catawba Ave., Cornelius or North County Regional Library, 16500 Holly Crest Lane, Huntersville. Registration is required. Details: www.cmlibrary.org.

• TINY TOTS STORYTIME: Babies, ages 18-23 months, develop skills through stories, music and movement at 11:30 a.m. at the Cornelius Public Library, 21105 Catawba Ave., Cornelius. Details: www.cmlibrary.org or 704-416-3800.

• FILM SCREENING: Families watch a screening of the PG-film “The Lego Movie” noon-2 p.m. at the Davidson Public Library, 119 S. Main St., Davidson. Details: www.cmlibrary.org or 704-416-4000.

• OCEAN PROGRAM: Children, ages 5-8, take a tour of the ocean floor with Capt’n Book at 2 p.m. at the Cornelius Public Library, 21105 Catawba Ave., Cornelius. Register in advance. Details: www.cmlibrary.org or 704-416-3800.

 

June 24

• BOOK CLUB: The Daylily Book Club meets to discuss M.L. Stedman’s “The Light Between Oceans” at 10 a.m. at the Cornelius Public Library, 21105 Catawba Ave., Cornelius. Details: www.cmlibrary.org or 704-416-3800.

• MAD SCIENCE: Children, ages 5-8, experiment with bubbles and beakers at 10:30 a.m. at the Davidson Public Library, 119 S. Main St., Davidson. Register in advance. Details: www.cmlibrary.org or 704-416-4000.

• PAWS TO READ: Children, ages 3-11, read to a therapy dog 11 a.m.-noon at the Davidson Public Library, 119 S. Main St., Davidson. Details: www.cmlibrary.org or 704-416-4000.

• SCIENCE PROGRAM: Children, ages 5-11, learn fun science from the people of “Cold Blooded Encounters” at 2 p.m. at the Cornelius Public Library, 21105 Catawba Ave., Cornelius. Details: www.cmlibrary.org or 704-416-3800.

• BUSINESS NETWORKING: The Mooresville-South Iredell Chamber of Commerce holds a Business After Hours networking event 5-7 p.m. at Freedom Boat Club, 17505 W. Catawba Ave., Cornelius. Details: www.freedomboatclublkn.com or 704-659-1294.

• COMEDY SHOW: Jerry Farber performs a comedy show at 8 p.m. at the Lake Norman Comedy Zone, 17044 Kenton Drive, Cornelius. Tickets cost $10. Details: www.lkncomedyzone.com or 704-895-1782.

 

June 25

• RIBBON CUTTING: Tyrian Blue Premium Seafood Markets celebrates its opening 8-9 a.m. at 9525 Birkdale Crossing Drive, Huntersville. 

• BABY STORYTIME: Babies, ages 0-17 months, experience new sights and sounds through books, songs and rhymes at 10:30 a.m. at the Cornelius Public Library, 21105 Catawba Ave., Cornelius. Details: www.cmlibrary.org or 704-416-3800.

• TWO-TIME STORYTIME: Children, 24-35 months, develop language and listening skills through a storytime at 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays at the Cornelius Public Library, 21105 Catawba Ave., Cornelius. Register in advance. Details: www.cmlibrary.org or 704-416-3800.

• FOOD TRUCK: Bella Love presents Food Truck Wednesday 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at Oak Street Mill, 19725 Oak St., Cornelius. Details: http://bellalove.org.

• PRESCHOOL STORYTIME: Children, ages 3-5, develop financial literacy skills at 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays at the Cornelius Public Library, 21105 Catawba Ave., Cornelius. Details: www.cmlibrary.org or 704-416-3800.

• FILM SCREENING: Children, ages 12-18, watch a screening of the PG-13-rated film “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” at 2 p.m. at the Cornelius Public Library, 21105 Catawba Ave., Cornelius. Details: www.cmlibrary.org or 704-416-3800.

• VIDEO GAMES: Teens develop literacy and critical-thinking skills through video games 4-5:30 p.m. at the Davidson Public Library, 119 S. Main St., Davidson. Details: www.cmlibrary.org or 704-416-4000.

 

June 26

• RIVER JAM: Have Gun, Will Travel performs as part of the River Jam concert series at 7-10 p.m. at the U.S. National Whitewater Center, 5000 Whitewater Pkwy., Charlotte. Details: www.usnwc.org.

 

June 27

• PRESCHOOL STORYTIME: Preschoolers, ages 3-5, engage with books and activities that encourage language and pre-reading skills 10:15-10:45 a.m. at the Davidson Public Library, 119 S. Main St., Davidson. Details: www.cmlibrary.org or 704-416-4000.

• TODDLER STORYTIME: Toddlers, ages 18-35 months, build skills through books, music and movement 11-11:30 a.m. at the Davidson Public Library, 119 S. Main St., Davidson. Details: www.cmlibrary.org or 704-416-4000.

• FILM SCREENING: Families watch a screening of the G-rated film “The Jungle Book” at 2 p.m. at the Cornelius Public Library, 21105 Catawba Ave., Cornelius. Details: www.cmlibrary.org or 704-416-3800.

• CONCERT: Kent Steel/Xtrabakin perform a free concert as part of the Mingling on the Greens Concert Series 7-9 p.m. at Birkdale Village, 8712 Lindholm Drive, Huntersville. Details: www.birkdalevillage.net.

• OUTDOOR MOVIE: The City of Kannapolis screens the PG film, “Despicable Me 2,” at 8:45 p.m. at Village Park, 700 W. C. St., Kannapolis. Details: www.cityofkannapolis.com.

 

Ongoing

• SCULPTURES: Meredith Connelly shows large sound-sensitive illuminated sculptures in her latest exhibit, “UMBRA,” at the Cornelius Arts Center, 19725 Oak St., Cornelius.

• ART GALLERY: Bella Love’s showcases its latest art exhibit, “Fractured Realty,” 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday through Saturday at Brick Row, 21325 Catawba Ave., Cornelius. Details: brickrowgallery@gmail.com

MUSIC JAM: Richard's Coffee Shop & Military Museum holds a community music jamon Saturdays 9 a.m.-noon at the shop, 165 N. Main St., Mooresville.