Town Crier Community Events

  • Posted: Monday, October 14, 2013 6:41 a.m.

Today, Oct. 14

Columbus Day

Rowan Co. Alzheimer’s support group, 5 p.m. workshop, 6 p.m. support.


RSSS 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.

Salisbury Historic Preservation Commission, 5:15 p.m. 217 S. Main St. City Hall, Council Chamber (meeting postponed from Oct. 10).

Griefshare, 6-8 p.m., Kannapolis Central Baptist Church, 1810 Moose Road. 704-467-2795.

Kannapolis City Council, 6 p.m., Train Station, 201 S. Main St.

Multiple Sclerosis support group, 6:30 p.m., YMCA Jake Alexander Blvd. 704-798-3341, scotton1@ windstream.net

Rowan County Beekeepers Association, 7 p.m., Ro. Co. Ag. Center, Old Concord Road, Rwanbeekeepersassociation@gmail.com

Rockwell Aldermen, 7 p.m., Town Hall, 202 E. Main St., Rockwell.

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

Chap. 909 Vietnam Vets of America, Concord, 7 p.m., Cabarrus Senior Center, 331 Corban Ave SE (NC 73 East). 704-932-5544, 704-782-6793.

Domestic violence awareness candlelight vigil, Family Crisis Council of Rowan County, 7:30-8:30 p.m., Rowan County Courthouse. Rain Date Oct. 21, sponsored by Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority.

Tuesday, Oct. 15

Home Instead Alzheimer’s family support group, 12:15-1:15 p.m., Home Instead Senior Care 1839 Jake Alexander Blvd. W, Suite A, 704-636-2010

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.

Senior Democrats of Rowan County, 1 p.m., RPL Hurley Room, 201 W. Fisher St., ‘Applying the Affordable Care Act,’ 704-603-8029.

Wednesday, Oct. 16

• ‘The Life of Stonewall Jackson’ 10:30 a.m. by Steve Campbell, hosted by Newcomers Club. Civic center, pot luck meal afterward. Open to the public. 704-636-8906.

Rowan Museum Board of Trustees, 4 p.m., 202 N. Main St.

Support group for widows/widowers, Powles Funeral Home, 913 W. Main St., Rockwell. Russ Roakes 704-279-7241.

Thursday, Oct. 17

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

Human Relations Council, 5:30 p.m., Council Chambers 217 S. Main St., www.SRHRC.org

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

Us Too! International prostate education and support group, 5:30 p.m. RRMC patient tower fourth floor, Clay classroom, 704-642-2471.

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

Meet the candidates for Salisbury City Council, 6:30 p.m., Miller Rec. Center, 1402 W. Bank St. Light refreshments. Sponsored by West End Pride. 704-633-2424 or 704-633-9914.

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

Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 8989, 7 p.m., 2500 N. Cannon Blvd., Kannapolis, Mike Golembiowski Commander, 704-933-6186.

Opening night PPT’s ‘Leap Of Faith’ 7:30 p.m. Free reception follows opening performance. Adults $18, 213 S. Main St., 704-633-5471. PiedmontPlayers.com

Lee Street Theatre presents ‘Meet Me in Memphis,’ 7:30 p.m., Looking Glass Artist Center black box theater, 704-310-5507, www.leestreet.org

Friday, Oct. 18

Lee Street Theatre’s ‘Meet Me in Memphis,’ 7:30 p.m., LGAC black box theater, 704-310-5507, www.leestreet.org

PPT’s ‘Leap Of Faith’ 7:30 p.m., 213 S. Main St., 704-633-5471. PiedmontPlayers.com

Saturday, Oct. 19

Flapjack fundraiser for Alpha Alpha Zeta Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta, 7:30 -10 a.m., Applebee’s, 205 Faith Road $7.

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

Salisbury Farmers Market, 9 a.m.-noon, at West Fisher and South Jackson streets.

Master Gardener fall plant sale, 9-11 a.m., Rowan County Master Gardeners on hand. 2727 Old Concord Road, 704-216-8970.

Autumn Fest featuring Civil War reenactment, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Mt. Mitchell UMC, 6001 Old Salisbury Concord Road, Kannapolis, 704-933-0155.

Mensa Admission Test age 14 and up, 10 a.m., administered by Charlotte/Blue Ridge Mensa; Salisbury testing site, call Jack Howard 704-365-5714 or jackthoward@earthlink.net for location, cost, questions.

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Salisbury Alumnae Chapter, 10 a.m., 704-636-4875.

Domestic Violence Awareness Rally, noon-2 p.m. fun, food, music, live entertainment. 909 S. Main St., sponsored by S&H Youth and Adult Services. 704-603-8285.

Lee Street Theatre’s ‘Meet Me in Memphis,’ 7:30 p.m., LGAC black box theater, 704-310-5507, www.leestreet.org

PPT’s ‘Leap Of Faith’ 7:30 p.m. 213 S. Main St., 704-633-5471. PiedmontPlayers.com

Sunday, Oct. 20

Matinee for PPT’s ‘Leap Of Faith’ 2:30 p.m., 213 S. Main St., 704-633-5471. PiedmontPlayers.com

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