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Weekly planner Jan. 10-16: Music and more

Jan. 14-15: Mahler Symphony No. 9

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:

Jan. 10

Organ at Davidson 

7:30 pm. Organ at Davidson’s hosting of organ students continues with Christopher Pharo. Free with donations. Davidson College Presbyterian Church.

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.

Jan. 14


8 pm. DECARLO. Buy tickets in advance for $15.  

Jan. 14-15

Mahler Symphony No. 9 

7:30 pm. Charlotte Symphony.  $19+. Call 704-972-2000 to order. Belk Theater, Charlotte.

Jan. 15

Martin Luther King Commemoration Service

10 am-11:30 am. The Western North Carolina Conference will host its annual  service on  FB Live  and You Tube Live.  This year’s theme is “Infinite Hope: Honoring the Legacy-Advancing the Vision -Fulfilling the Vision of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King.” The keynote speaker will be Rev. Nelson Johnson, executive eirector of the Beloved Community Center, Greensboro.

Jan. 15: Enrage Against The Machine perform at BoatYard Lake Norman


9 pm. Enrage Against The Machine. Buy tickets in advance for $10;  or on the day of show for $15. BoatYard Lake Norman, 18418 Statesville Rd.

Cardio Funk 

9-10 am. Saturdays. This high-energy class takes place at Bailey Road Recreation Center. $5/class or $40 for a 10-class pass. pay at the door.

Jan. 16

Open Gym Senior Pickleball 

1-3 pm  at JV Washam Recreation Center.

Through Jan. 21

Fibers & Frames art show 

This multi-disciplinary exhibition features work from husband and wife team Terry and Sue Ruhs of Waxhaw. Cornelius Arts Center. Gallery hours of operation: 10 am – 4 pm Monday – Friday.

Plan ahead:

Jan. 21:  NASCAR Class of 2021 Induction Ceremony

Jan. 21

NASCAR Hall of Fame

Tickets  to the Class of 2021 Induction Ceremony and weekend activities.

Jan. 22

Harry Potter Children’s Suite for Orchestra 

11 am – noon. Presented by Charlotte Symphony. Kids ages 4-9  learn about the different sections of the orchestra from The Boy Who Lived. Featuring music from John Williams’s score. $14. Knight Theater at Levine Center for the Arts, Charlotte. Call 704-972-2000 to order. 

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