Town Crier Community Events April 1-7

  • Posted: Monday, April 1, 2013 12:08 a.m.
    UPDATED: Monday, April 1, 2013 1:58 p.m.


Salisbury Tourism and Cultural Development Commission’s (STCDC) Destination Development Committee, noon, Gateway Building, 204 E. Innes St.

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.

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.

Kannapolis History Associates, 7 p.m., Dr. Gary Freeze on “Kannapolis and the Text Book,” Q&A, refreshments follow. A. L. Brown High School social hall, park and enter east of Kannapolis Performing Arts Center.

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.

Tuesday, April 2

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.

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

Wednesday, April 3

Meeting cancelled: Master Plan Implementation Committee meeting scheduled for noon has been cancelled, due to lack of quorum.

Salisbury Community Appearance Commission, 4 p.m. , 217 S. Main St.

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

Thursday, April 4

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

Nuisance Animal Committee, 2 p.m., 217 S. Main St. (City Hall), re: investigating community impacts related to nuisance animals.

AARP meeting, 12:30 p.m., Dr. Holly Stevens on “Aging Gracefully,” Rufty-Holmes Senior Center, 1120 S. Martin Luther King, Jr. Ave.

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

American Legion Post 106 Kennedy Hall, 6 p.m. meal, 7 p.m. meeting. Auxiliary will meet too. Hwy 801N Cleveland, 704-232-0445.

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

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

Salisbury-Rowan Branch NAACP, 7 p.m., Soldier’s Memorial AME Zion Church.

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

Friday, April 5

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

16th annual Salisbury Confederate Prison Symposium, April 5-7. Robert F. Hoke Chapter No. 78, UDC,

Saturday, April 6

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

Historic Salisbury Foundation Volunteer Work Day at the Depot, 9 a.m., for details.

Colonial Spring Frolic, 10a.m.-4 p.m., season opening of Old Stone House in Granite Quarry, 704-633-5946,

Historic Trolley Tour season begins, 11 a.m., Salisbury-Rowan County Visitor’s Center, 204 E. Innes St., call for prices, info 704-638-3100.

Senior Prom for Senior Citizens, 6-10 p.m., City Park Center, call for ticket info 704- 638-2110.

16th annual Salisbury Confederate Prison Symposium, April 5-7. Robert F. Hoke Chapter No. 78, UDC,

Sunday, April 7

Rowan Cabarrus Community College presents “Literary & Fine Arts 2013 Festival, ” free events through April 11, participate in classroom instruction, poetry readings, performances. For individual events see or call 704-216-3846.

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

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