The women of Providence United Methodist Church, 2810 Providence Road, Charlotte, NC are hosting their annual Cookie Walk & More!, Saturday, December 7 in Charter Hall. The sale begins at 9:30 a.m. and lasts until everything is sold out. Everyone is invited to take a stroll among tables of goodies and fill boxes with their choice of festive homemade baked goods, both sweet and savory. Fill a box for $8, or two boxes for $15. Specialty baked goods and holiday décor are also available. Proceeds benefit Providence United Methodist Church missions.
Join the Matthews Community Center for an evening of Christmas memories as you travel back in time to enjoy a sampling of musical numbers and vignettes from TV's Christmas specials of yesteryear.
Join the Matthews Community Center for an evening of Christmas memories as you travel back in time to enjoy a sampling of musical numbers and vignettes from TV's Christmas specials of yesteryear. $10
Enjoy this classic holiday story presented by the Senior Theatre.
Starting now until December 16th, Idlewild Family Dentistry will serve as a drop off point for Food Pantry items that will be donated to Matthews HELP Center. Visit the Matthews HELP Center website for a list of needed items. Drop off your donations at Idlewild Family Dentistry before December 16th! donations accepted
Celebrate the holiday and have some family fun. Take photos with the ballerinas and enjoy cupcakes.
What has cats, dogs, geese, doves, parrots, and a few clowns to boot? World-famous Russian circus star Gregory Popovich brings his unique combination of rescue-pet performers and eye-popping juggling for this family-friendly event. It's non-stop fun for all ages with his award-winning show featuring a cast of talented cats and dogs rescued from animal shelters and transformed into stars. $15 & $25
A glimpse into the life of Jackie Robinson. 6-15
Mike Wiley provides a glimpse of Jackie Robinson's life during a bygone era of separate and unequal locker rooms, of whites only hotels, and of restaurants where only a back door was opened for colored athletics. A star player who was showered with adulation on the field, Robinson became a second-class citizen when he walked off the diamond. $6 & $15
Matthews Playhouse presents the infamous tale of Benjamin Baker, a.k.a Sweeney Todd. For more call 704-372-1000. $17
The creative team of NTC delivers a fantastical steampunk-inspired adaptation of the longest running musical in history! A simple romantic comedy about a boy, a girl, their meddling fathers and the wall that divides them, The Fantastics is crafted with charming simplicity, captivating music and whimsy. The timeless tale ignites the imagination and is a delight to the sense. $15 & $25
Johnny Clegg is one of South Africa's most celebrated sons. He is a singer, a songwriter, a dancer, anthropologist and a musical activist whose infectious crossover music, a vibrant blend of Western pop and African Zulu rhythms, has exploded onto the international scene and broken through all the barriers in his own country. Known as "the white Zulu," Clegg formed one of the first successful integrated bands in South Africa. $25