Town Crier, week of June 16-22

  • Posted: Monday, June 16, 2014 12:39 a.m.

Monday, June 16

• Start time change: Rowan County Board of Commissioners regularly scheduled meeting has been moved from 6 p.m. to 5 p.m. Held in second floor of Rowan County Administration Building, 130 W. Innes St.

• Cabarrus County Board of Commissioners, 6:30 p.m., Cabarrus County Governmental 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., Town Hall.

Tuesday, June 17

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

• TOPS NC 437 (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 10 a.m., Lane Street Baptist Church, 2532 Lane St., Kannapolis. Weigh-ins 9:30 a.m. Information Linda Ramsey, 704-938-3634.

• Rowan Senior Democrats, 1 p.m., RPL Hurley Room, 201 W. Fisher St., speaker Chris Fitzsimon of NC Policy Watch.

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

• Rowan Rose Society’s annual picnic at the home of a member, 6 p.m. Last meeting until September. 704-637-0928,

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

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

Wednesday, June 18

• 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, 129 Railroad St.

• Rowan Museum Board of Trustees, 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, June 19

• Technical Review Committee for the city of Salisbury, 9 a.m., Plaza seminar room, 100 West Innes St.

• 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

• Human Relations Council, 5:30 p.m., City Office Bldg., 132 N. Main St., 704-638-5217,,

• Us Too prostate support group, 6 p.m., Novant Health Rowan Medical Center Clay classroom, Rebecca H. Smith, 704-210-6870.

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

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

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

Friday, June 20

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

Saturday, June 21

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

• Lexington Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-noon, Historic Southern Rail and Freight Depot, 129 Railroad St.

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

• Salisbury Symphony Guild garden tour “Symphony of Gardens,” 10 a.m.-4 p.m., rain or shine. $20,

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

• Salisbury Pride festival, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 110 S. Lee St., #SalisburyPride

• Astronomical Society of Rowan, 7:30 p.m., 1920 Deal Road, Mooresville. Monthly mtng plus stargazing, weather permitting. Ralph and Alice Deal 704-855-1591 or 704-857-2788.?

Sunday, June 22

• Salisbury Symphony Guild garden tour “Symphony of Gardens,” noon-4 p.m., rain or shine. $20,

• Listings based on last best information received. Confirm events before attending.

• Find local arts & entertainment events in Thursday’s Time Out or online at > Entertainment

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