Town Crier

  • Posted: Monday, February 4, 2013 12:07 a.m.


TODAY, Feb. 4

• Gethsemane Missionary Baptist after-school tutoring, weekdays 2:30-5:30 p.m. Registration 704-633-5057.

• Rowan County Board of Commissioners, 3 p.m., 130 W. Innes St.

• Cabarrus County Board of Commissioners, 3:30 p.m., Cabarrus County Governmental Center, 65 Church St., SE, Concord.

• Trinity Presbyterian after-school tutoring, 4-6 p.m. Monday-Thursday. Information 704-223-0179, 704-785-1863.

• East Spencer Board of Aldermen, 6:30 p.m., Town Hall, 105 S. Long St., East Spencer.

• Landis Board of Aldermen, 7 p.m., Town Hall, 312 S. Main St., Landis.

• Cleveland Town Board of Commissioners, 7 p.m., Town Hall, 302 E. Main St.

• Granite Quarry Board of Aldermen, 7 p.m., Municipal Building, 143 N. Salisbury Ave., Granite Quarry.

• Harold B. Jarrett American Legion, dinner 7 p.m., meeting follows meal.

• Historic Gold Hill and Mines Foundation, 7 p.m., Russell-Rufty Memorial Shelter in Gold Hill Mines Historic Park, 735 St. Stephens Church Road. Photos being accepted for review and possible inclusion in 2014 photo history. 704-267-9439 or 704-279-7897.

• Kannapolis History Associates, Corine Cannon’s “My Life Story: Yesteryears, Present Years,and Future Years,” 7 p.m., A.L. Brown High School social hall, 415 E First St., Kannapolis. 704-796-0803.


• Rowan Parkinson’s support group, 1 p.m., First Presbyterian Church Education Building, Fisher St. 704-633-3181.

• Diabetes afternoon support group, 2 p.m., Education Resource Center, RRMC patient tower fourth floor. Free. 704-210-5771.

• Salisbury City Council, 4 p.m., City Hall, 217 S. Main St. (Shown on Access16 Wednesdays, Fridays, Sundays at 9 a.m., 3 p.m., 8 p.m.)

• Rowan County Veteran Council, 6:30 p.m., for location call Homer 704-636-5688 or Hercules 704-798-2032.

• China Grove Town Board, 7 p.m., Town Hall, 308 E. Cen-terview St., Roller Mill Museum, 308 N. Main St., China Grove.

• Bariatric support group, 7-8 p.m., RRMC classroom A2A. Suzie Dinse, RN, 704-210-5474.


• Red Cross blood drive, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

• Mt. Zion United Church of Christ, monthly meal, 5:30-until, 1415 S. Main St., $8, take out available.


• 134th Founder’s Day Convocation, 10 a.m., Varick Auditorium of Livingstone College, speaker Dr. Belle Wheelan.

Rowan County Tourism Development Authority/Salisbury Tourism and Cultural Development Commission joint marketing committee, 10 a.m., Gateway Building, 204 E. Innes St.

• AARP, Rufty-Holmes Senior Center, 1120 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Ave., 12:30 p.m., Darrell Elium on insurance issues of interest to seniors. Visitors welcome. Rufty-Holmes Senior Center, 704-216-7714.

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

• NAACP general member meeting, 7 p.m., and executive officers meeting 6 p.m., Northside Community Center, 729 N. Long St., East Spencer.

• Kennedy Hall American Legion Post 106. dinner 6 p.m., meeting 7 p.m. All veterans welcome. 801 N, Cleveland. 704-232-0365.

Surviving Stroke support group, 6:15-7:45, Imaging & Physical Rehabilitation Center, Rowan Regional Julian Road Medical Park. Free. 704-210-6918.

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

Eureka Lodge #45, 7 p.m., 1433 Old Wilkesboro Road. 704-636-3267 or 7040-798-2032.

• Opening Night PPT’s ‘To Kill a Mockingbird,’ 7:30 p.m. Complimentary reception following show. Meroney Theater, 213 S. Main St. 704-633-5471

• Rowan County Board of Commissioners, Rowan-Salisbury Board of Education joint meeting, 4 p.m., Hood Theological Seminary, 1810 Lutheran Synod Drive.

FRIDAY, Feb. 8

• Red Cross blood drive, Carroll T. Overton Elementary School, 1:30-6 p.m.

• Heavenly hot dog sale, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Mount Olivet United Methodist Church, 301 Mt. Olivet Rd., 704-782-8846,

• Bluegrass jam, 7-9 p.m., open to all acoustic musicians, E. H. Montgomery General Store, Gold Hill, 704-267-9439.


• Goldmine Toastmasters, 8:30 a.m., Fairfield Inn, 30330 Cloverleaf Plaza, Kannapolis

• Astronomical Society of Rowan County, 7:30 p.m., 1920 Deal Road, Mooresville. 704-855-1591, 704-857-2788.

• NC Transportation Museum Journey Stories: Stories from the Underground Railroad, 1 p.m. in the Wagon’s Wheels & Wings exhibit area, free, 411 S Salisbury Ave., Spencer, 704-636-2889.

SUNDAY, Feb. 10

• Red Cross blood drive, Calvary Baptist Tabernacle, 1-5:30 p.m.

• PPT ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ matinee, 2:30 p.m., Meroney Theater, 213 S. Main St. 704-633-5471.

MONDAY, Feb. 11

• Red Cross blood drive, E.H. Dole chapter, noon- 4:30 p.m.

• Zoning Board of Adjustment, 4 p.m., City Council Chambers, 217 S. Main St.

• 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.

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

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