Town Crier March 18-24, 2013

  • Posted: Monday, March 18, 2013 12:37 a.m.

Today, March 18

Kannapolis City Council for Monday, March 18, 4 p.m., Kannapolis Train Station conference room.

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, March 19

Mt. Olivet UMC XYZ/Senior Connections, Tuesday, 11:30 a.m., 301 Mt. Olivet Road, Concord. 11:30 a.m. lunch followed by devotions, card playing, 704-782-8846.

• Senior Democrats of Rowan County monthly meeting in the Hurley Room of the Library, 201 Fisher Street at 1 p.m. “Voter ID, Continued”. All are invited.

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

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

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

Rowan Tea Party discusses de-annexation of Rowan County Airport, BlueBay Seafood Restaurant on Statesville Blvd. Dinner 6 p.m., program 7 p.m.

Rowan Rose Society, 7 p.m., John Calvin Presbyterian Church fellowship hall on Brenner Ave. Topic: providing a healthy soil for your roses. Visitors welcome.

Wednesday, March 20

Salisbury Lupus Support Group, 1:30 p.m., J F Hurley YMCA. Joyce Morris, 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.

Thursday, March 21

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

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

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

Democratic precinct meeting, 6:30 p.m., Geneva Oglesby Center, 663 Dunn’s Mountain Road, Granite Quarry.

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

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

Free screening of ‘GROW, 7 p.m., preceeded by 6 p.m. ‘tasting’ of local foods. Also, panel discussion. Hosted by Center for the Environment at Catawba College and Salisbury Bread Riot. Registration required, 704-637-4727,

Carolina Artists meet, 7 p.m., Rufty Holmes Senior Center, gearing up for upcoming Student Art Show. New members welcome.

Classic Chicks Film Festival & Spa Night at Rowan Public Library, preregister at 704-216-8229 or

Friday, March 22

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

Lee Street Theatre presents one-night-only staged reading of ‘The Race,’ 7:30 p.m., LGAC Black Box Theater, Downtown Salisbury, 704-798-7768,

Saturday, March 23

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

R A Clement Association, 9 a.m., Allen Temple Presbyterian Church, Cleveland, for former students, families, staff , faculty, friends of R A Clement High School 1948-1968.

Mt. Olivet UMC annual bake sale, 9 a.m.-noon. Proceeds to missions. 301 Mt. Olivet Road, Concord.

West Rowan Neighborhood Center Advisory Council, R.A. Clement Old Building/Allen Temple Church. Leonard Hall 704-278-9116 or John Woods, 704-278-0096.

Spring Festival of Faith, Flowers, and Friends at West Rowan Farm, Home and Garden, live music, food, family fun, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Also collecting food, donations for Rowan Helping Ministries West.

PPT set construction for ‘Monty Python’s Spamalot,’ 10 a.m.-5 p.m., lunch provided, no experience required. Meroney Theater, 213 S. Main St., 704-633-5471.

PPT Youth ‘Treasure Island’ audition workshop, 11:15 a.m.-1:15 p.m. Elementary thru high school, 20 spots available, $40. 704-633-5471 to sign up. Norvell Theater, 135 E. Fisher St.,

Take a ride on the Easter Bunny Express, NC Transportation Museum, Spencer, ticket info 704-636-2889,

Sunday, March 24

Take a ride on the Easter Bunny Express, NC Transportation Museum, Spencer, ticket info 704-636-2889,

Sign up for Rowan County Literacy Council’s Scrabble Scramble 10 on April 30. 704-216-8266 by April 25 for reservations.

South Rowan High School class of 1963 reunion on April 27; class members who have not received a letter should contact Brenda Smith Seamon, 704-857-6339 or

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