Aug. 7

• RIBBON CUTTING: Mills Family Farm holds a ribbon cutting 10-10:45 a.m. at 284 Barfield Road, Mooresville. Details: www.millsfamilyfarm.com.

• RIVER JAM: Cedric Burnside 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.

• BUSINESS NETWORKING: The Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce hosts its August Mixer 5:30-7 p.m. at Birkdale Crossing on the patio of Hickory Tavern in Huntersville.

• OPEN MIC: Bella Love presents creative artists and drink specials at Open Mic 2.0 7:30-11:30 p.m. at Oak Street Mill, 21325 Catawba Ave., Cornelius. Details: http://bellalove.com.

 

Aug. 8

• MOVIE SCREENING: Children watch the movie “Frozen” at 2 p.m. at Cornelius Library, 21105 Catawba Ave. Details: 704-416-3800 or www.cmlibrary.org.

• ARTS FESTIVAL: The Mount Holly Arts in the Alley festival features art, music and food at 5:30-9 p.m. in the Summey Building back parking lot, 127 S. Main St., Mount Holly. Details: www.mtholly.us.

• ART FESTIVAL: The Cornelius Cultural Arts Group presents its 2nd Friday arts crawl 6-10 p.m. at Oak Street Mill, 21325 Catawba Ave., Cornelius. Adam Reid Wilson, Joy Ike, Reed Pake, Nikki Fellows, Mike Alicke and Laylo are among anticipated performers. Details: http://bellalove.com.

• CONCERT: The John T. Woodall 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.

• OUTDOOR MOVIE: The City of Kannapolis screens the PG film, “The Nut Job,” at 8:45 p.m. at Village Park, 700 W. C. St., Kannapolis. The screening is part of the 2014 Moves in the Park Series. Details: www.cityofkannapolis.com.

 

Aug. 9

• 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 103 Maxwell St., Huntersville. 

• BOOK CLUB: The Science Saturday Book Club for Kids discusses books about electricity 2-3 p.m. at Davidson Public Library, 119 S. Main St., Davidson. Registration is required for ages 6-11. Details: 704-416-4000.

• CONCERT: The Early Arrivals 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: The Ballroom Thieves perform 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.

• OUTDOOR MOVIE: The Town of Cornelius screens “The LEGO Movie,” a PG film, as part of the 2014 Outdoor Cinema Series at dusk at Cornelius Town Hall; 21445 Catawba Ave., Cornelius. Details: www.cornelius.org.

 

Aug. 10

• CONCERT: Robert E. Trice Jr. 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.

 

Aug. 12

• TECHNOLOGY TUTOR: Adults get one-on-one computer help 10:30 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. at Cornelius Library, 21105 Catawba Ave. Details: 704-416-3800 or www.cmlibrary.org.

 

Aug. 13

• RIBBON CUTTING: Dr. Matthew Lineberger celebrates the opening of his orthodontist office 8-9 a.m. at 9625 Northcross Center Court Drive, Huntersville.

 

Aug. 14

• CONSIGNMENT SALE: The Tar Heel Kids Consignment Sale features children’s clothing from infant through juniors, as well as toys, accessories and maternity merchandise, 6-9 p.m. at the Cabarrus Arena & Events Center, 4751 N.C. 49 N. Concord. Admission is free. Details: www.tarheelkidsconsignment.com.

• RIVER JAM: The Get Right Band 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.

 

Aug. 15

• CONSIGNMENT SALE: The Tar Heel Kids Consignment Sale features children’s clothing from infant through juniors, as well as toys, accessories and maternity merchandise, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Cabarrus Arena & Events Center, 4751 N.C. 49 N. Concord. Admission is free. Details: www.tarheelkidsconsignment.com.

• CONCERT: Dukes & Smith 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: Folk Soul Revival 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.

 

Ongoing

• GET FIT: Children exercise and explore summer activities learn shapes in Countdown to Kindergarten at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Aug. 9 and 10at Discovery Place KIDS, 105 Gilead Road, Huntersville. Admission costs $10. Details: www.discoveryplacekids.org or 704-372-6261 ext. 300.