Town Crier community events May 19-25

  • Posted: Monday, May 19, 2014 12:40 a.m.


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

• Rowan County Board of Commissioners, 6 p.m., 130 W. Innes St.

• Cabarrus County Board of Commissioners, 6:30 p.m., Cabarrus County Govt. 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.

• Rowan Rose Society, 7 p.m., John Calvin Presbyterian Church fellowship hall, 1620 Brenner Ave.

• Kneeling Gardeners, 7 p.m., Trinity UMC, 416 E. First St., Kannapolis. Jane Henderson from Commonwealth Farms on organic flower gardening and arranging. 704-933-1127.

• Historic Preservation Commission committee, 7 p.m., parking lot at corner of N. Lee and E. Kerr Streets, to discuss COA case from May.

Tuesday, May 20

• Historic Preservation Commission committee, 7:30 a.m., 115 E. Henderson St., to discuss COA cases from May.

• Free coffee and doughnuts for veterans, 9-11 a.m., Frontier Coffee Shoppe in Thelma’s Restaurant, West End Plaza (former Salisbury Mall).

• Rowan Senior Democrats, 1 p.m., RPL Hurley room, 201 W. Fisher St., speaker Paul Weborg on “Hagen Start Up Strategy.”

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

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

• NAMI education meeting, 7 p.m., Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, 1908 Statesville Blvd. Veteran Tom Harrell on Coffee Therapy. Free.

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

Wednesday, May 21

• Salisbury Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-noon, at West Fisher and South Jackson streets.

• Lexington Farmers Market, 8 a.m., Historic Southern Rail and Freight Depot, Railroad St.

• Rowan Museum Trustee Board, 4 p.m., 202 N. Main St.

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

Thursday, May 22

• Rowan Redbuds Garden Club, 1 p.m., Rowan Public Library Hurley Room. 704-637-0928 or 704-638-0575.

• Kannapolis Farmers Market, 4-7 p.m., corner of Vance Street and Dale Earnhardt Blvd.

• People Growing Together Toastmasters, 5:30 p.m., J.F. Hurley YMCA, 828 Jake Alexander Blvd. West, Glenda Edwards 828-310-8491.

• Caring for the Caregiver, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Alzheimer’s support group, Rufty Holmes Senior Center, 1120 S. Martin Luther King, Jr. Ave. 704-637-3940.

• Fulton Masonic Lodge Stated Communications, 6 p.m. dinner, 7 p.m. meeting.

• Rowan Brain Injury support group, 7 p.m., Arc of Rowan, 1918 W. Innes St. Greg Faggart, retired Div. Chief Concord Fire Dept., on depression. Info: Nadine Cherry, 980-622-7732.

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

Friday, May 23

• China Grove Farmers Market, 4-7 p.m., China Grove Roller Mill. 308 N. Main St.

• Annual Memorial week celebration begins, through May 31, JC Price American Legion Post 107, 1433 Old Wilkesboro Road.

Saturday, May 24

• Goldmine Toastmasters, 8:30-10 a.m., Rotary Hall Kannapolis, 211 West Ave.

• Salisbury Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-noon, at West Fisher and South Jackson streets.

• Lexington Farmers Market, 8 a.m., Historic Southern Rail and Freight Depot, Railroad St.

• R A Clement Association, 9 a.m., Allen Temple Presbyterian Church, Cleveland.

• Free speech and hearing screenings by Interactive Health Therapies, for ages 3-8, by appointment. 704-762-9282 to schedule.

• West Rowan Neighborhood Center Advisory Council, R.A. Clement Old Building/Allen Temple Church. 704-278-9116.

• Astronomical Society of Rowan, 7:30 p.m. 1920 Deal Road, Mooresville. 704-855-1591 or 704-857-2788.

• Listings based on last best information received. Double check before attending.

• Listings for local arts & entertainment events can be found in Time Out on Thursdays or online at > entertainment.

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