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Ready, Set, Weekend in Davidson: July 13 – 16

by | Jul 12, 2018 | News

Lots of events on the calendar this weekend – what will you do for fun in Davidson?

 

Friday

Now Showing: Nut Job 2:  PG – 95 minutes

July 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Davidson Branch Library – 119 S. Main Street

Bring your lunch and the family and enjoy a movie together.

 

Live Music: Mike Strauss Trio

Summit Coffee – 128 S. Main Street

July 13 @ 7:00 pm

Live Music: Summit Songwriters Showcase

 

 Saturday

Davidson Farmers’ Market

July 14 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Davidson Farmer’s Market, Inc. (DFM) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization based in Davidson, North Carolina. This is the 10th year of the Davidson Farmers’ Market. The Davidson Farmer’s Market is a producer-only, year-round Market featuring more than 35 farmers and local producers from within a 100-mile radius. The Market is a lively gathering place for meeting friends and for learning about food, agriculture and nutrition. Growers and producers are on hand to answer your questions, from “How was this grown?” to questions about how to prepare and preserve all types of foods. We are located next to the Davidson Town Hall between Main & Jackson Streets. Parking is available on Main Street, Town Hall Lot, Police Department Lot, and at Davidson Presbyterian Church lot at the corner of Depot & Jackson Streets.

 

Walk With A Doc

July 14 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Town Green

Walk with A Doc is a national program to encourage healthy regular physical activity in people of all ages, to help reverse the consequences of a sedentary lifestyle in order to improve the health and well-being of those who would participate. Walking for as little as 30 minutes a day can have enormous health benefits. Walking was recently recognized by the Surgeon General of the United States as one of the single most important things we can do for our health. Will you join us in making health and happiness accessible to all? Bring the whole family and the dog but just come and join your fellow citizens in improving the health of our community.

 

Armando Rings – Book Signing

July 14 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Main Street Books – 126 S. Main Street

Armando Rings is the author of sci-fi page-turner The Spirit of Scalibrae, in which Trevor lives an average, introverted life until he’s gifted an old sword on his 18th birthday. His grandfather is suddenly murdered by Krain, a madman with telekinetic power, and Trevor is shocked to learn that his sword is alive, possessed by a supernatural entity named Scalibrae.

 

Reading + Signing with Author Rosy Crumpton

July 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Main Street Books – 126 S. Main Street

Please join Main Street Books in welcoming local author and community advocate Rosy Crumpton to the store for a reading and signing of her debut novel, All I Left Unsaid. In All I Left Unsaid, Olivia Batista lives an idyllic childhood in Panama on her grandmother’s expansive property, surrounded by her mother’s extended family. When her mother finds new love with Andrew—a man Olivia calls “the Magician”—the three begin a new life in New York. Growing up in the United States proves anything but seamless for Olivia as she faces language barriers, new responsibilities, and her new step-father’s family. Just as she begins to adjust, an incident at home leaves Olivia traumatized and torn between family loyalty and personal dignity. As she reaches adulthood, she must learn how to leave her past behind and follow her heart home. Based on true events, this coming of age novel from Rosy Crumpton celebrates Panamanian culture while exploring themes of family, home, and the secrets that divide.

 

Davidson Film Club: “Departures”

July 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Armour Street Theatre – 307 Armour Street

The Davidson Film Club (DFC) screening of the Japanese film, “Departures,” (2008) will be held on Saturday, July 14. Memberships are now open for the five-film series, at a cost of $35. You can mail a check to Davidson Film Club, P.O. Box 32, Davidson, NC 28036. Or you can use PayPal on the DFC website. Walk-ins are welcome at a cost of $9 per film. All of the award-winning international films are screened at 7:00 p.m. at the Armour Street Theatre, 307 Armour Street, Davidson.

 

Live Music: Paul Atkinson

Summit Coffee – 128 S. Main Street

July 14 @ 7:00 pm

Live Music: Summit Songwriters Showcase

 

Sunday

There are no events on our calendar. . .

 

Monday

Family Story Time

July 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Davidson Branch Library – 119 S. Main Street

Bring your family (aged birth to 5) out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.  Families, toddlers, preschoolers. Registration opens 30 minutes prior to story time, please check in at the desk.

 

Trivia Night

July 16 @ 7:30 pm

Summit Coffee – 128 S. Main Street

Bring your friends (hopefully smart ones) and head over to Summit for Trivia Night, every Monday!

 

For more events in Davidson – check out our complete calendar.

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