Town Crier Community Events Dec. 10-16

  • Posted: Monday, December 10, 2012 12:30 a.m.
    UPDATED: Monday, December 10, 2012 6:16 a.m.

Today, Dec. 10
Postponed: Kannapolis History Associates meeting, until Jan. 7, 2013.

Cancelled: Both Salisbury Tourism and Cultural Development Commission meetings, Organizational and Destination Development.


Cancelled: Zoning Board of Adjustment. Next scheduled meeting Monday, Jan. 14, 2013.

Blood drive, 2-6:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church Kannapolis, 201 Vance St., 704-938-4623.

Rowan-Salisbury Board of Education work session, 5 p.m., 110 S. Long St., East Spencer.

Kannapolis Board of Education, 5 p.m., KCS Administrative Offices, 100 Denver St.

JCPrice High class of 1967, 6 p.m., 229 Milford Hills Road.

Kannapolis City Council, 6 p.m., 201 S. Main St.

Rockwell Board of Aldermen, 7 p.m., Town Hall, 202 E. Main St., Rockwell.

Multiple Sclerosis self-help support group, 6:30 p.m. J.F. Hurley YMCA, 704-798-3341, scotton1@ windstream.net

Chapter 909of the Vietnam Veterans of America, Concord, 6:30 p.m.; Christmas Party, Cabarrus Senior Center, 331 Corban Ave SE. Nelson Lee 704-932-5544.

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy support group, 7 p.m., RRMC cafeteria conference room, 704-637-1021.

Music and Stories of the Season with Karl Hales,7 p.m., Norvell Theater, 135 E. Fisher St., admission price: canned good.

PPT auditions’ To Kill a Mockingbird,’ 7 p.m., Meroney Theater, 213 S. Main St., 704-633-5471, PiedmontPlayers.com


Tuesday, Dec. 11

Cancelled: Salisbury Planning Board regular meeting.

Salisbury Planning Board Committee One, 3:30 p.m., 132 N. Main St., to discuss NMX corrective rezonings.

Salisbury Planning Board Committee Three, 5-6:30 p.m., Development Services Conference Room, to discuss Land Development Ordinance.

Waterworks Gallery Talk by Syed Ahmad, 5:30-7 p.m., RSVP 704-636-1882, www.waterworks.com

Rowan County Board of Health, 6:30 p.m., Health Department, 1811 E. Innes St.

Faith Board of Aldermen, 7 p.m., Town Hall, 100 N. Main St., Faith.

Spencer Board of Aldermen, 7 p.m., Spencer Municipal Building, 600 S. Salisbury Ave., Spencer.

Rowan History Club, 7 p.m., 202 N. Main St., rear entrance.

China Grove Town Council, 7 p.m. at the Roller Mill, 308 N. Main St.

Music and Stories of the Season with Karl Hales,7 p.m., Norvell Theater, 135 E. Fisher St., admission price: canned good.

PPT auditions‘To Kill a Mockingbird,’ 7 p.m., Meroney Theater, 213 S. Main St., 704-633-5471, PiedmontPlayers.com


Wednesday, Dec. 12

Salisbury Tourism, Cultural Development Commission, 11 a.m., 204 E. Innes St., Gateway Building.

PPT ‘Inspecting Carol’ value night,7:30 p.m., all tickets $10. Meroney Theater, 213 S. Main St., PiedmontPlayers.com


Thursday, Dec. 13

Cancelled: Salisbury Public Art Committee will not meet.

Piedmont Farmer’s Market Kannapolis, Thursdays year-round, Old Cannon Mills Outlet Store, 120 West Ave.

Fieldcrest-Cannon Plant 1, Weave Room 6 employees reunion/Christmas party, Golden Corral, Concord, 11:30 a.m. 704-932-0189.

Alzheimer’s Family support group, 4:30 p.m., Lutheran Home at Trinity Oaks. Becky Norman, 704-637-3784, ext 14320.

People Growing Together Toastmasters, 5:30 p.m., J.F. Hurley YMCA, 828 Jake Alexander Blvd. West.

Fulton Masonic Lodge Stated Communications, 6 p.m. dinner, 7 p.m. meeting.

Salisbury Historic Preservation Commission, 5:15 p.m., City Council Chambers.?

Spencer Candlelight Tour of Homes, 6-9 p.m., tickets $10, www.spencerhometownholidays.com

Circle of Hope support group, 7-8:30 p.m., 2290 Statesville Boulevard. Lori Yang, 704-630-0319.

Rowan Epilepsy support group, 7 p.m., FUMC media room, 217 S. Church St., 704-639-0847, youngcarole@hotmail.com

PPT ‘Inspecting Carol,’ 7:30 p.m., Meroney Theater, 213 S. Main St., 704-633-5471, PiedmontPlayers.com

RSVP deadline for Brunch with Santa, City Park Rec Center on Saturday, 704-638-5295.


Friday, Dec. 14

Salisbury Confederate Prison Exhibit, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.,, Stanback Auditorium, RPL, 201 W. Fisher St. 704-637-6411, www.salisburyprison.org.

Bluegrass jam, 7-9 p.m., E.H. Montgomery General Store, Gold Hill, 704-267-9439.

Organ Lutheran Church oyster stew community supper, 4:30-7 p.m., $6.

Scrooge Christmas Trolley Tour, 6 p.m. $20 adults, $15 children. 800-332-2343, www.visitsalisburync.com/scrooge

PPT ‘Inspecting Carol’,7:30 p.m., Meroney Theater, 213 S. Main St., 704-633-5471.

Saturday, Dec. 15
Goldmine Toastmasters, 8:30 a.m., Fairfield Inn, 30330 Cloverleaf Plaza, Kannapolis.

Christmas Craft Ornament Drop-In, 9-11 a.m., Mt. Tabor UMC, 4520 Old Mocksville Road, breakfast snacks available. 704-633-7484

Victorian Christmas at the Hall House, 1-4 p.m., 226 S. Jackson St., www.historicsalisbury.org

Family Holiday Laser Show, 5 and 6:30 p.m., Woodson Planetarium at Horizons Unlimited, $3 adults, $2 12 and under. 636 Parkview Circle.

Scrooge Christmas Trolley Tour, 6 p.m., $20 adults, $15 children. 800-332-2343, www.visitsalisburync.com/scrooge

‘The Nutcracker,’ Keppel Auditorium, 6:30 p.m., ticket info see www.salisburysymphony.org

Downtown Mocksville horse and buggy rides, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 185 N. Main St., Station on Main, $7, children 5 & under free, www.historicdowntownmocksville.com

Closing night PPT ‘Inspecting Carol’,7:30 p.m., Meroney Theater, 213 S. Main St., 704-633-5471, PiedmontPlayers.com

ACID FM,9 p.m., Psych hard rock from the future, LGAC black box, $10, www.salisburyartists.com


Sunday, Dec. 16

Victorian Christmas at the Hall House, 1-4 p.m., 226 S. Jackson St., www.historicsalisbury.org

‘How Great Our Joy,’ St John’s Men’s Chorus, 4 p.m., St. John’s Lutheran Church, 200 W. Innes St., free.

‘The Nutcracker,’ Keppel Auditorium, 2:30 p.m., ticket info see www.salisburysymphony.org

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