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  • Posted: Monday, April 22, 2013 12:30 a.m.
    UPDATED: Monday, April 22, 2013 3:13 p.m.

Today, April 22



• 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.


• 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.

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

• 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 round table discussion forum, 6:30-9 p.m., bring up to three finishing technique ideas, including samples, tools. Rufty-Holmes Senior Center, 1120 Martin Luther King Ave.

Tuesday, April 23



• Planning Board regular meeting, 4 p.m., City Council Chambers, 217 S. Main St.

• Build a Painting, free demonstration at Waterworks Visual Arts Center, Downtown Salisbury, 5-6 p.m., with exhibiting mixed media artist Patricia Steele Raible,

• RPL Teen Programs, Teen Poetry Slam with the NC State Poet Laureate, headquarters, 5:30-7 p.m.

• Uwharrie Chapter Concerned Bikers Association, 6:30 p.m., Corner Pocket Sports Bar and Billiards, Albemarle. 704-463-0111, kwiken24@yahoo.com, www.uwharriecba.org

• Book Bites Book Club, 6:30 p.m., South Rowan Public Library, 920 Kimball Road, China Grove.

Wednesday, April 24



• F&M Bank’s “Dogs for a Cause-Lunch Time Block Party” on Easy Street, Downtown Salisbury, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Fundraiser for Relay For Life. Lunch $5, includes 2 hot dogs, chips, soda and dessert.

• VALUE NIGHT for PPT’s production of ‘Monty Python’s SPAMALOT’ 7:30 p.m. All tickets $10. Meroney Theater, 213 S. Main St. Call 704-633-5471. PiedmontPlayers.com

Thursday, April 25



• RPL Teen Advisory Council, South branch, monthly meeting.

• 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, April 26



• 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, www. mtochurch.com

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

• Rowan-Cabarrus Vintage Prom, Salisbury Depot, 215 Depot St., Salisbury, celebrating 50 years of service with food, drinks, dancing and live music. 7-11 p.m. $25 per person ($35 after April 24) payable online (www. rccc.edu/vintageprompay/) or check (Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Foundation, PO Box 1595, Salisbury, NC 28145)

Saturday, April 27



• Kaleidoscope Cultural Arts Festival and Art Walk, Kannapolis. Family-friendly cultural arts kickoff, downtown Kannapolis. Free for patrons and participants.

• 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.

• 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 Clement High School 1948-1968.

• First Annual Family Fun Festival, 200 block of West Fisher Street, Salisbury. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., parking lot across from the Rowan Public Library, West Fisher Street. Craft vendors, food by College BBQ, door prizes, music and much more. Supports Family Crisis Council of Rowan County.

• Salisbury Historic trolley tour, 11 a.m., April-October. Tours begin and end at Visitor’s Center, 204 E. Innes St. $8 adults, children 4-10 $5, under 4 free. 704-638-3100, www.visitsalisburync.com

• CLOSING NIGHT of PPT’s production of ‘Monty Python’s SPAMALOT’ 7:30 p.m. Adults $15, Srs/Students $12. Meroney Theater, 213 S. Main St. Call 704-633-5471. PiedmontPlayers.com

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