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Ready, Set, This Week in Davidson: June 9 – 15

by | Jun 8, 2023

Perennial favorite, Band of Oz will be back on Concerts on the Green. Expect a full crowd of beach music fans. (Photo by Bill Giduz)


Friday – June 9

Music at Summit:  Sunday Union

June 9 @ 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Summit stage


Saturday – June 10

Davidson Farmers Market – Prime Market

June 10 @ 9:00 a.m.

Parking lots beside and behind Summit

Markets will be held weekly, now through this fall.


Worldwide Stitch in Public Day

June 10 @ 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Town Green

World Wide Stitch In Public Day is Saturday. We are honored to sponsor the Piedmont Fiber Guild and the Charlotte Craft Guild. Both will be raising money for their Guilds through fun games and selling handmade items. Bring your lawn chair and a tent if you have one and join us on the Davidson Green any time between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m.!


Town of Davidson: Watercraft Rentals

June 10 @ 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.


Second Saturdays at the Square  – Paul Atkinson Band

June 10 @ 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

S. Main Street – in front of Crazy Pig

Summer concert information at


Music at Summit: Songwriters’ Showcase

June 10 @ 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Summit stage


Sunday – June 11

Paint and Sip with Main Street Books

June 11 @ 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sidebar Bottle Company – 208 S. Main Street

Join Main Street Books at Sidebar Bottle Company for an afternoon of creativity completing a beautiful elle cree 6”x6” paint by numbers kit. Tickets are $40 and include a variety of choices, 6 acrylic paints, and 2 vegan paint brushes. We’ll paint together and you’ll take the finished product home with you. Register Now   Wine, beer, kombucha and various other nonalcoholic beverages, charcuterie trays, and snack boxes will be available for purchase. This is a fun experience to share with friends — but feel free to come solo and enjoy the solitude! Registration for this event is capped at 30 participants (so that we can have plenty of supplies to choose from and ample elbow room.) Kits are recommended for ages 12 and up.


Concerts on the Green – Band of Oz

June 11 @ 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Town Green

Summer concert information at


Monday – June 12

Davidson Branch Library: Kick Off your Summer Break

June 12 @ 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Davidson Branch Library

Drop into Davidson Branch Library to kick off your Summer Break! Signup for the Summer Break Reading Challenge for readers of all ages, check out some new summer reads and learn about Summer programs! No need to register! Just drop by the library on Monday June 12 between 10am – 12 noon. We hope to see you there!


Tuesday – June 13

Rotary Club of Davidson

June 13 @ 12:00 p.m.

North Harbor Club


Town Board Meeting

June 13 @ 6:00 p.m.

Town Hall – 251 South Street


Wednesday – June 14

Davidson Branch Library: My Next Step for Teens 1:1s

June 14 @ 3:00 – 3:30 p.m.

Davidson Branch Library

Do you have questions about the Library, or not sure what it has to offer you? Register for this session to get your questions answered, and hear from a Teen Library Associate to hear all about what your Library has to offer teens. From tons of amazing programming options like gaming, STEAM, writing, arts, and community service, to incredible online resources like, there’s so much to choose from! You can also download ebooks, stream movies and music, listen to college and career podcasts, and the list goes on. Get a step ahead, and register today!


Trivia Night at Summit

June 14 @ 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Summit Coffee


Thursday – June 15

Davidson Branch Library Baby Storytime

June 15 @ 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: Technology Tutors 1-on-1

June 15 @ 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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