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Ready, Set, This Week in Davidson: June 2 – 8

by | Jun 1, 2023

Take or make time to check out the flowers around Davidson.


Note: it is Reunion Weekend at Davidson College

 – with alumni from the 3 & 8 classes back on campus

and out and about in the community.

Friday – June 2

CANCELLED – Afternoon with Porter Halyburton

June 2 @ 3:00 p.m.

Town Hall and Community Center

Unfortunately, CDR (Ret) Halyburton recently sustained an injury and he is unable to travel to Davidson for the event.


Music at Summit: TBD

June 2 @ 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Summit stage


Saturday – June 3

Town of Davidson: Watercraft Rentals

June 3 @ All Day

Lake Davidson Nature Preserve750 Jetton Street

Come enjoy Lake Davidson on the watercraft of your choice: single or double kayak, paddle board or canoe! Meet our staff to rent your watercraft at the Nature Preserve behind Davidson Day School on Jetton Street and have fun on a self-guided paddling adventure. Register in advance to secure your watercraft of choice.


Davidson Farmers Market – Prime Market

June 3 @ 9:00 a.m.

Parking lots beside and behind Summit

Markets will be held weekly, now through this fall.


Concerts at the Circles – Southside Saints

June 3 @ 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

605 Jetton Street – In front of Clean Juice

Summer concert information at


Music at Summit: TBD

June 3 @ 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Summit stage


Sunday – June 4

Nothing on our calendar at the time of publication.


Monday – June 5

Nothing on our calendar at the time of publication.


Tuesday – June 6

Rotary Club of Davidson

June 6 @ 12:00 p.m.

North Harbor Club


Davidson Branch Library: The New In-Person Book Club

June 6 @ 4:00

Davidson Branch Library

Join us on the 1st Tuesday of each month at 2:00 pm for The New In-Person Davidson Branch Book Club! This month we will be discussing What Happened to the Bennetts by Lisa Scottoline. From the Library Journal: “As star court reporter Jason Bennett drives his family home from his daughter’s lacrosse game, two men in a pickup truck attempt to carjack his shiny new Mercedes. 


Wednesday – June 7

Trivia Night at Summit

June 7 @ 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Summit Coffee


Thursday – June 8

Davidson Branch Library Baby Storytime

June 8 @ 9:30 a.m.

Davidson Branch Library

This program will be provided by Davidson Branch library staff.  Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes.  This program is for babies ages 0 to 18 months. Registration for this program is limited to 10 babies with caregivers. Please register one contact person.


Davidson Branch Library: Knit, Chat, Read

June 8 @ 1 – 3:00 p.m.

Davidson Branch Library

Join fellow yarn and textile enthusiasts to share inspiration, ideas, and stories from our experiences as knitters, crocheters, and crafters. This program is not led by an instructor–it’s a social circle for sharing, building understanding and community. Meet up with other knitters or crocheters for self-directed projects in yarn and thread. Bring your own project to work on–no supplies are provided. While you’re here, check out our many crafting books with knitting and crocheting projects to try. Join us on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm.


Davidson Branch Library: Technology Tutors 1-on-1

June 8 @ 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Davidson Branch Library

Sign up for a 30-minute individual session with a library staff member to get help with e-resources, downloading e-books, computer basics, job help assistance, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics.

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