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NC Brewers & Music fest is May 6-7

April 26. The North Carolina Brewers and Music Festival returns to the Rural Hill plantation in Huntersville May 6-7. The event, which features a variety of breweries, food, overnight camping and music, will honor tickets purchased in 2020. Click here for more info.

Coffee Chat May 2 online and in person

April 26. The Town of Cornelius will hold a Coffee Chat in person at H2 Public House at 8:30 am May 2. The event will be in person as well as streamed live on Facebook and Zoom. The agenda includes Small Business Week as well as a transportation update. To join via Zoom, click here. […]

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2022 BrightFire Music & Arts Festival is Saturday

April 26. Celebrate Beltane and enjoy an evening of music, dance and more on Saturday at Rural Hill in Huntersville. Historically, Beltane marked the end of a life-threatening period of darkness (winter) and the beginning of summer with renewed life. The event runs 4-10 pm Saturday, April 30. For tickets click here. There will be […]

Donna Frye, an employee of Publix Grocery, is an active member of the Kiwanis Aktion Club. Photo: Lake Norman Chamber

Chamber ‘lunch and learn’ on hiring adults with special needs is Tuesday

April 17. The Lake Norman Chamber will hold a “Lunch n’ Learn” on hiring special need adults Tuesday, April 19 from noon to 1:15 pm at the chamber. The panel discussion features several business owners/managers who employ special need adults as well as a local agency and parent of a special needs adult who is […]

NMB Speakers April 2022

RSVP for Newsmakers Breakfast Thursday

April 18. The challenges and benefits of historic preservation as well as new approaches to preservation will be the topic of a Newsmakers Breakfast at The Peninsula Club this Thursday. Speakers include Mecklenburg County forensic historian Michael Jeffcoat, historic preservation advocate Abigail Jennings and historian Dan Morrill. Jennings and her husband have restored the former […]

Easter egg hunt

Happy Easter! Go to church, an egg roll, take a hike

Check back in as more items are included. Submit your Easter and spring events  to [email protected] April 14 Outdoor Adventure: Spring Stroll 10-11:30 am at Robbins Park (meet at the shelter by the playground). Laura Domingo, a naturalist with Mecklenburg County Park & Recreation, will be leading the hike and providing information about the park’s […]

Monthly agenda: Plan ahead for things to do in April

Starting this month — April 2022 — we will publish a monthly agenda at the beginning of each month. You can plan ahead, make reservations, buy tickets and save the date on your personal calendar. April 5 Duck & Bunny Park Hops  10-11 am  at North Meck Park. Do a craft and grab a photo.  […]

Peninsula blood drive is April 7

April 4. The Peninsula Community Foundation will host an American Red Cross blood drive Thursday, April 7 at The Peninsula Club. The drive, which starts at 2 pm and run to 5:30 pm will be in the club ballroom. Click here to schedule an appointment. The Mecklenburg Red Cross is in dire need of additional […]

Town Board meeting at 6 pm

April 4. This evening’s Cornelius Town Board meeting will feature Mecklenburg County Assessor Ken Joyner and Deputy County Assessor Brad Fowler who will give an update on the property re-evaluation process. 2022 is a reval year and new tax values will go into effect in summer of 2023. The meeting will begin at 6 pm […]

Coffee Chat April 4

March 30. Another Cornelius Coffee Chat will be held April 4 at H2 Public House at 19906 North Cove Road, Unit A. Topics of discussion include updates from Public Health and local transportation as well as the budget survey. Visit cornelius.org to RSVP. The meeting runs 8:30 am to 9:30 am.