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Weekly agenda March 7-13:

March 12: Whitewater Center’s Green River Revival / USNWC photo

Trying to figure out what to do? This calendar, published weekly on Mondays, can point you to some of the best options in Lake Norman.

Here’s a look at what’s coming up:

March 7, 8 and 10

Open Track Nights on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays

6-8 pm. James Hoyt Wilhelm Park’s 1/4-mile walking track will be lighted on Mondays and Bailey Road Park’s regulation track will be lighted on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Both open to the public.

March 8: Adult Open Gym Basketball

March 8

Adult Open Gym Basketball 

6:30 to 9 p.m. Adults may drop in on Tuesdays for basketball at Bailey Road Recreation Center, 11536 Bailey Road, inside Bailey Middle School.  Ages 18 and older. Free. 

March 9

Open Mic

7-10 pm. Eddie Kennedy. Eleven Lakes Brewing Company,  10228 Bailey Rd. #201, Cornelius.

Wednesdays With Woody

10 – 11 am. Join Mayor Washam at Waterbean Coffee for a conversation. Drop in  and share what’s on your mind. Mayor Washam will be making a monthly appearance at coffee shops around Cornelius and he’d like to invite you to join him. These events are informal and operate on a drop-in basis.

March 10

Join the Lake Norman Bridge Center

12:30-4pm Thursdays at Cornelius Town Hall, 21445 Catawba Ave., if you have an interest in learning the game of bridge or want to develop your playing, bidding, and defense skills. All ages and skill levels are welcome. $5 per day, pay at the door. 

March 10: Music Bingo at Lost Worlds Brewery

Thinking’ & Drinkin’ Trivia

7 pm, but you can join at any round. Every Thursday.  Lost Worlds Brewing, 19700-D One Norman Blvd.

Music Bingo

7-9 pm Thursdays. Eleven Lakes Brewing Company, 10228 Bailey Rd. #201, Cornelius.

March 11

Luck of the Village 

6-9 pm. An evening full of live music, dancing, festive gear and more to celebrate the  second annual Luck of the Village at Birkdale Village, Huntersville.

March 12: The Spin Doctors at The Charles Mack Citizen Center

March 12

Our Town Stage Concert Series – Spin Doctors

Doors open at 7pm. Cocktail hour starts at 7pm, enjoy a cocktail at our cash bar located in the lobby of the auditorium. Buy tickets here. Joe V. Knox Auditorium at the The Charles Mack Citizen Center, Mooresville.

Color Me Green 5K Run

Go green with a 5K competitive or recreational color run through the trails at the Whitewater Center.

Green River Revival 

Watch as the Whitewater Center’s resident leprechaun transforms the river green for St Patrick’s Day. Start the day with the Color Me Green 5K Trail Run before rafting down the river and listening to live music.

9 am Color Me Green 5K Trail Run (Competitive Division);

9:30 am Slow Flow Yoga;  10:30 am Color Me Green 5K Trail Run(Recreational Division); 11:30 am Open Level Flow;

1 pm River turns green and live music: New Breed Brass Band; 3 pm live music: Cha Wa. Whitewater Center.

March 13

Hugh Torance House and Store Tour 

1-4 pm.  Step back in time to 1779 and explore the Hugh Torance House and Store, 8231 Gilead Road, Huntersille. Guided tours at 1:15 and 3 pm. There is no fee but donations are most welcome.

Through March 26

Home Grown

Visit the exhibit during Cornelius Arts Center gallery regular business hours, 10 am to 4pm Monday to Friday. Admission is free.

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