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Ready, Set, Weekend in Davidson: February 8 – 12

by | Feb 8, 2019 | News

 

Friday

Live Music: Mike Strauss Trio

February 8 @ 7:00 pm

Summit Coffee – 128 S. Main Street

 

Saturday

 

Davidson Farmers’ Market

February 9 – no Farmers’ Market this weekend. Come back next weekend: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

 

National Girls & Women in Sports Clinic at Davidson College

February 9 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

John Belk Arena – Davidson College Campus

You’re Invited to our National Girls & Women in Sports Clinic at Davidson College! All girls ages K – 8th grade are invited to join us for a FREE Sports Clinic. There will be stations, drills, and activities with Davidson Women’s Soccer, Volleyball, Lacrosse, Field Hockey, and the Spirit Squad! All clinic participants will receive FREE admission to the Women’s Basketball game following the clinic at 12 pm in John Belk Arena! Sign up to register here : http://bit.ly/2WbTCrQ

 

Dealing with Diabetes

Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Davidson Branch Library – 119 S. Main Street

Join Lindsay Sheehan, PharmD and Certified Diabetes Educator as she discusses innovative ways to deal with diabetes and how you can improve your health through diet, exercise, and medication.

 

Davidson Community Players (DCP) Holding Audition Preparation

February 9 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

DCP Actor’s Lab – 20700 N. Main St – Cornelius

Audition songs, choreography, and monologues. Choosing material for your musical audition and executing it in front of a panel of masters takes as much practice, knowledge, and skill as your actual craft does. It is your one shot to show master teachers and directors who YOU are and why they would be lucky to have you in their production. This February, Davidson Community Players will host a Headshot Mini-Session and a Musical Theatre Audition Prep Workshop for actors (ages 8 and up) from 10am – 1pm on Saturday, February 9 at the Actor’s Lab in Cornelius. You will learn how to choose material that highlights your strengths, determine how to stand out throughout the audition process and to soak up every moment that you have in front of the audition panel.

 

Davidson Women’s Tennis Hosts Gardner-Webb

February 9 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm

Knobloch Tennis Center – Davidson College Campus

The Wildcats host Gardner-Webb – Come on out and cheer on the ‘Cats. All tennis matches are free and open to the public.

 

Davidson Women’s Basketball Hosts St. Bonaventure

February 9 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

John Belk Arena – Davidson College Campus

Cheer on the Wildcats women’s basketball team in Belk Arena. The ‘Cats are ranked #2 in the A10, and need your energy to cheer them on against the Bonnies. The game is also scheduled to be available via ESPN+.

 

Davidson Community Players to Hold Head-Shot Mini Session

February 9 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

DCP Actor’s Lab – 20700 N. Main St – Cornelius

Upon purchase we will get you scheduled for a slot. Please come dressed and ready, as hair and makeup is not included. This is an inexpensive mini session to get a simple professional headshot. Registration is open now and financial aid is available, please see our website or call the office for information. For additional details and prices, please visit our website or call the DCP office at (704) 892-7953.

Headshot Mini-Session details:

Cost: $25

Ages: Any age

Max: 25

 

Davidson Wrestling Hosts Pittsburgh

February 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

John M. Belk Arena – Davidson College Campus

The Wildcats host #13 Pittsburgh

 

Live Music: Kevin Williams Duo

February 9 @ 7:00 pm

Summit Coffee – 128 S. Main Street

 

Sunday

WDAV Concert Series: Music Under the Influence of Computers

February 10 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Tyler-Tallman Hall – Davidson College Campus

Percussionist, composer, and media artist Scott Deal is joined by Davidson College Artist Associate in Piano William Fried for a program of music for piano, percussion, and electronics that include both fixed and interactive media. For tickets, please contact the Union Box Office at 704-894-2135. Free for Davidson students, but tickets are required.

 

Auditions for Davidson Community Players Production of “The Complete Works of Shakespeare (Abridged)”

February 10 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

DCP’s Actor’s Lab – 20700 N. Main Street, Suite 112 in Cornelius

Davidson Community Players is seeking three energetic actors to perform all 37 of William Shakespeare’s plays in 97 minutes for their 2019 bonus show, “The Complete Works of Shakespeare (Abridged).” The play was written by Adam Long, Daniel Singer and Jess Winfield and will be directed by Christian Casper. Auditions will be held Sunday, Feb. 10 and Monday, Feb. 11 at 7 p.m. at DCP’s Actor’s Lab located at 20700 N. Main Street, Suite 112 in Cornelius. The production will run March 28 to April 7 at the Armour Street Theatre in Davidson.

 

Monday

Family Reading Time (two sessions)

January 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am & 11:00 am – 12 pm

Davidson Branch Library – 119 S. Main Street

Bring your family (ages 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.

 

Rotary Club of Davidson

February 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

The Rotary Club of Davidson meets on the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Mondays of each month (excluding federal holidays).  Noon – 1:00 pm at North Harbor Club Restaurant. Meetings last about an hour. Visitors welcome!

 

Organ at Davidson Presents English Horn Soloist in a Lively Concert

February 11 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Davidson College Presbyterian Church – corner of Concord Road & Main Street

Organ at Davidson presents Alicia Chapman & Friends on February 11 at 7:30 p.m. at Davidson College Presbyterian Church, 100 N. Main St., Davidson, NC. English Horn soloist Alicia Chapman will be accompanied by Joe Causby, organ; with baritone soloist David Brian Clark and pianist Erin Palmer. Music by Sibelius, Vaughan Williams, Mahler, Dan Locklair, and more. Free, with donations appreciated. A reception follows the concert. www.dcpc.org

 

Auditions for Davidson Community Players Production of “The Complete Works of Shakespeare (Abridged)”

February 11 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

DCP’s Actor’s Lab – 20700 N. Main Street, Suite 112 in Cornelius

Davidson Community Players is seeking three energetic actors to perform all 37 of William Shakespeare’s plays in 97 minutes for their 2019 bonus show, “The Complete Works of Shakespeare (Abridged).” The play was written by Adam Long, Daniel Singer and Jess Winfield and will be directed by Christian Casper. Auditions will be held Sunday, Feb. 10 and Monday, Feb. 11 at 7 p.m. at DCP’s Actor’s Lab located at 20700 N. Main Street, Suite 112 in Cornelius. The production will run March 28 to April 7 at the Armour Street Theatre in Davidson.

 

Tuesday

 

Paws to Read

February 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5 pm

Davidson Branch Library – 119 S. Main Street

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading to therapy dogs.

 

NCDOT’s Project Review Session: Potts/Sloan/Beaty Corridor Project

February 12, 4:00-6:00 p.m.

Davidson Town Hall

The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) and project engineer Kimley Horn invite community members to a project review session on the Potts/Sloan/Beaty corridor project on Tuesday, February 12 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. in the Davidson Town Hall lobby. Community members will get an update on the Potts Street and Sloan Street road connection, the sidewalk along the corridor, and the roundabout at the intersection of Sloan/Griffith/Beaty streets. They will also get information on the sister project, the roundabout at the intersection of Main Street (NC115) and Potts Street in Cornelius. This will be a drop-in session. Following the project review session, Kimley Horn will provide an update to the Davidson Mayor and Board of Commissioners at the 6:00 p.m. board meeting in the Davidson Town Hall board room. We encourage you to attend either opportunity.

 

Davidson Men’s Tennis Host Gardner-Webb

February 12 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Knobloch Tennis Center – Davidson College Campus

Men’s Tennis hosts Gardner-Webb – all tennis matches are free and open to the public.

 

Davidson Wrestling Hosts Appalachian State

February 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

John Belk Arena – Davidson College Campus

The Wildcats host the Mountaineers at John Belk Arena. All wrestling matches are free and open to the public.

 

Artist Series: Hot Sardines

February 12 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Duke Family Performance Hall – Davidson College Campus

All performances begin at 8 pm in the Duke Family Performance Hall, Knobloch Campus Center – located at 207 Faculty Dr., Davidson, NC 28036 Ticket Information: $22 Public,  $17 Faculty/Staff/Military/Senior Citizens, $12 Non-Davidson College Students, https://www.davidson.edu/the-arts/ticket-office

 

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