Town Crier Community Events March 25-31

  • Posted: Monday, March 25, 2013 12:24 a.m.

Today, March 25

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.

Lake Norman Regional Medical Center diabetes support group, noon-1 p.m., Charles Mack Citizens Center, Mooresville, 704-660-4859.

Smart Start Rowan board/executive committee, noon, Trinity Oaks, 728 Klumac Road.

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

Rowan County Child Abuse Prevention Task Force, 5:15 p.m., room #203, second floor of J. Newton Cohen Administration Building, 130 W. Innes St.

RPL Teen Program, 5:30-7 p.m., East branch, 110 Broad St., Rockwell, 704-216-7838.

Kannapolis City Council, 6 p.m. at the train station, 201 S. Main St.

Psi Chi Chap of Chi Eta Phi Sorority, 6:30 p.m., Rowan Public Library headquarters. 704-639-9936.

Olde Rowan Fiber Guild, 6:30 p.m., Rufty-Holmes Senior Center.

Tuesday, March 26

Meeting cancelled: Salisbury Planning Board.

Planning Board Committee ONE will meet, 3 p.m., second floor conference room, 217 S.Main St.

PPT youth auditions for Treasure Island, 4 and 5 p,m., by appointment only, 704-633-5471. Norvell Theater, 135 E. Fisher St.

RPL Teen Program, 5:30-7 p.m. Headquarters: Tuesday, March 26, 5:30-7 p.m., 201 W. Fisher St., Salisbury, 704-216-8228.

Rowan County Board of Social Services, 5:30 p.m., 1813 E. Innes St.

Uwharrie Chapter Concerned Bikers Association, 6:30 p.m., Corner Pocket Sports Bar and Billiards, Albemarle. 704-463-0111,,

Wednesday, March 27

PPT youth auditions for Treasure Island, 4 and 5 p,m., by appointment only, 704-633-5471. Norvell Theater, 135 E. Fisher St.

Thursday, March 28

Maundy Thursday

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.

Rowan Brain Injury support group, 7 p.m., Easter Seals/ UCP office, 620 W. Innes St. Nadine Cherry 980-622-7732, Jane Jackman The Arc of Rowan 704-637-1521.

Carolina Historical Association for Metal Detecting, 7:30 p.m., Grace Ridge Club House, 2815 Grace Church Road, 704-310-6321, 336-474-7268.

Friday, March 29

Good Friday

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

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

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

Saturday, March 30

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

Lazy 5 Ranch Easter Eggstravaganza, Lazy 5 Ranch, Mooresville, Easter egg helicopter drop : 9:30 a.m., 12:30, 2 , 3:30 and 4:30 pm. for children ages 1-11 only. Other activities too.

Gold Hill Easter egg hunt, 10 a.m., for children ages 10 and under, free, bring your basket, gather behind Stamp Mill Café. Meet the Easter Bunny, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., activities, nominal fee; prizes, games,

Dan Nicholas Park Easter Egg Hunt, bring your baskets, meet the Easter Bunny., search for over 12,000 stuffed eggs.  Ages 0-5 at 10 a.m.; ages 6-10 at 10:30 a.m.,

Easter egg hunt, 1-3 p.m., 1433 Old Wilkesboro Road, for ages 12 and under, must be accompanied by parent or guardian. Food, fun, prizes. Sponsored by JCPrice American Legion Post 107, 704-640-6360.

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

Tickets available for 16th annual Salisbury Confederate Prison Symposium, April 5-7. Includes seven lectures, banquet, displays, books, prints. Open to all who would like to register, fee is $75. Robert F. Hoke Chapter No. 78, UDC,

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

Sunday, March 31

• Easter Sunday

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