Town Crier Community Events Feb. 18-24, 2013

  • Posted: Monday, February 18, 2013 12:57 a.m.

Today, Feb. 18

Presidents’ Day, commemorating the birthdays of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln.

Lutheran Home 29th annual quilt show, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Lutheran Home at Trinity Oaks.


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

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

Rowan County Board of Commissioners, 6 p.m., 130 W. Innes St.

Cabarrus County Board of Commissioners, 6:30 p.m., Cabarrus County Governmental Center, 65 Church St., SE, Concord.

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

Spencer Historic Preservation Commission, 7 p.m., third Mondays. Town Hall.

Tuesday, Feb. 19

Lutheran Home 29th annual quilt show, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Lutheran Home at Trinity Oaks.

10th annual Lilly Colloquium, keynote speaker Kurt Corriher, 11 a.m. Omwake-Dearborn Chapel, Catawba College, free.

Red Cross blood drive, Faith Elementary, 3-7:30 p.m.

Salisbury City Council, 4 p.m., City Hall, 217 S. Main St.

Second Amendment program sponsored by Rowan Tea Party Patriots, 6 p.m. dinner, 7 p.m. meeting, Blue Bay Seafood Restaurant, Statesville Blvd. Guest speakers include Ronnie Long from We the People Concord.

Rowan Rose Society, 7 p.m., John Calvin Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall, Brenner Avenue. Rose bush pruning. Visitors welcome.

VFW Post 9131, 6:30 p.m., 1433 Old Wilksboro Road, Commander Hercules Shannon 704-798-2032.

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead,’ 6:55 p.m., $10, Catawba College-Hedrick Little Theatre.

American Legion, Faith Post 327, 7 p.m. Commander Kevin Cauble, 704-279-1430.

Wednesday, Feb. 20

Salisbury Lupus Support Group, 1:30 p.m., J.F. Hurley YMCA, 704-638-0401.

Rowan Museum Board of Trustees, 4 p.m., 202 N. Main St.

TLC Support Group for widows/widowers, Powles Funeral Home, 913 West Main St., Rockwell. Contact Russ Roakes for details 704-279-7241.

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead,’ 6:55 p.m., $10, Catawba College-Hedrick Little Theatre

Deadline to enter Carolina Artists Photo Expo 2013 to be held March 6-8. Call Bill Ward 704-633-7919.

Thursday, Feb. 21

Technical Review Committee for the City of Salisbury, 9 a.m., Plaza seminar room, 100 West Innes St.

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

Salisbury Rowan Human Relations Council, 5:30 p.m., City Council Chambers 217 S. Main St., www.SRHRC.org

Us Too! International prostate education and support group, 5:30 p.m., RRMC patient tower fourth floor, Clay classroom, 704-642-2471.

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.

An evening of 10-minute plays by Sam Post , 7:30 p.m. , $10. Looking Glass Artists Center, 405 N. Lee St., 704-633-2787, www.salisburyartists.com

‘Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead,’ 7:30 p.m., $10, Catawba College-Hedrick Little Theatre.

Friday, Feb. 22

Fish Fry at Faithful Guide Lodge #376, 117 Krider St., Cleveland, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., sponsored by Order of the Eastern Star Omega Chapter 242

Port-A-Pit Dinner sponsored by Vashti Chapter #122-Order of Eastern Star, 1237 Women’s Club, will delivery 10 or more dinners, 704-202-8590 or 704-232-5745.

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

Opening night PPT’s ‘The Jack Tales,’ 7:30 p.m. Complimentary reception immediately following performance. Norvell Theater, 135 E. Fisher St., 704-633-5471, PiedmontPlayers.com

An evening of 10-minute plays by Sam Post , 7:30 p.m., $10. Looking Glass Artists Center, 405 N. Lee St., 704-633-2787, www.salisburyartists.com

‘Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead,’ 7:30 p.m., $10, Catawba College-Hedrick Little Theatre

Saturday, Feb. 23

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

Gheorghe Teodorovici: ‘Journey To Freedom’ book signing, local author at Bible Book Store, 314 S. Main St., 704- 636-5901.

Join the World’s Biggest One Day Swim: Rotary Global Swimarathon, Rotary Club of Cabarrus County. Saturday, February 23, 10 a.m.-noon, the West Cabarrus Branch of the Cannon Memorial YMCA in Concord, NC. pre-register: at www.cabarrusrotary.org/events/swim. 5325 Langford Avenue, Concord, 704.795.9622.

PPT’s ‘The Jack Tales,’ 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Norvell Theater, 135 E. Fisher St., 704-633-5471, PiedmontPlayers.com

An evening of 10-minute plays by Sam Post , 7:30 p.m. , $10. Looking Glass Artists Center, 405 N. Lee St., 704-633-2787, www.salisburyartists.com

‘Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead,’ 7:30 p.m., $10, Catawba College-Hedrick Little Theatre

Sunday, Feb. 24

Red Cross blood drive, Faith Baptist Church, 12:30-4:30 p.m.

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