Town Crier

  • Posted: Monday, March 11, 2013 12:41 a.m.

Today, March 11

• Rowan County Democrats annual precinct meetings run through Saturday. Info: Veleria Levy, for info, 704-293-3504.

• Gethsemane Missionary Baptist after-school tutoring, Aug. 27-June 7, 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.

• Zoning Board of Adjustment meeting scheduled for 4 p.m., City Council Chambers, has been CANCELED.

• 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.

• 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, Jake Alexander Blvd. 704-798-3341, scotton1@ windstream.net

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

• Rowan County Beekeepers Assn., 7 p.m., Rowan County Agricultural Center, Old Concord Road.

Tuesday, March 12

• Outlook Readers book discussion group of AAUW, 10:30 a.m. Trinity Oaks, 728 Klumac Road. Brunetta Franklin, 704-798-2574, brunetta3@aol. com, salisbury-nc.aauw.net

• Meals on Wheels BBQ, 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m., First Presbyteriain Church, 308 W. Fisher St., Salisbury. $8 per plate.

• Salisbury Planning Board, 4 p.m., Council Chambers, City Hall, 217 S. Main St.

• South Rowan Library Teen Tech Week, China Grove, 5:30 p.m. Featuring iPlay: Exploring Digital Devices.

• Rowan County Board of Health, 6:30 p.m., Rowan County Health Department community room, 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., Messinger Room, 202 N. Main St., rear entrance.

• Rowan County Home School Association, 7 p.m., High Rock Community Church, 910 Jake Alexander Blvd. W., Salisbury.

Wednesday, March 13

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

Thursday, March 14

• Salisbury Transportation Advisory Board meeting at 12 noon, Park Avenue Community Center, 632 Park Ave.

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

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

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

• AAUW lecture series, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Rowan Women in Leadership Forum & Networking Event. RCCC North Campus, 1333 Jake Alexander Blvd, Salisbury, NC, 200 Building, Room 251 A&B.

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

• Circle of Hope support group for parents grieving the loss of a child, 7-8:30 p.m., 2290 Statesville Boulevard. Lori Yang, 704-630-0319.

• Historic Preservation Commission, regular session, 5:15 p.m., Council Chamber at City Hall, 217 S. Main St.

Friday, March 15

• Heavenly hotdog sale, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free delivery 10+, or take out. Mt. Olivet UMC, 301 Mt. Olivet Road, Concord, 704-782-8846.

• Roadshow-style antiques appraisal fair, Friday and Saturday, Spencer Doll and Toy Museum, 108 4th St., Spencer, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Cost $5.

Saturday, March 16

• Men of Spencer Presbyterian Church breakfast 7-10 a.m. 113 First St.. $5, adults, $3 children under 12.

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

• PPT set construction Saturday, Sunday. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Meroney Theater, 213 S. Main St. 704-633-5471.

Sunday, March 17

• At the Throttle, N.C. Transportation Museum, Spencer. Operate a train engine. Cost $150/session. Sessions scheduled between 9:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.

• Wings, Wheels & Rails Tour, NC Transportation Museum, Spencer, includes Back Shop, Bob Julian Roundhouse. $50/participant. 704-636-2889 ext. 258 for booking.

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