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Matinee added

Piedmont Players has added a Saturday matinee of “One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest” due to the cancellation of Thursday night’s performance. The matinee will be at 2:30 p.m.

Ticket holders may call the box office at 704-633-5471 to reschedule. Those who cannot reschedule may receive a refund.

Informational meeting

The Rowan County Department of Social Services will host a foster and adoptive parent informational meeting at 6 p.m. Feb. 8 in the Crawford Professional Building at 310 N. Main St.

For more information, call 704-216-7914.

Cancer patient walk

LEXINGTON — Davidson County Cancer Services will hold its “Gimme 5! I Can Survive!” 2007 Walk for cancer patients on March 31 at Finch Park.

The walk is Davidson County Cancer Services’ largest fundraiser. All funds raised will go to help local cancer patients in their struggle against cancer.

The event also honors and celebrates local cancer survivors.

Registration will begin at 9 a.m. and the walk will start at 10:30 a.m.

Participants may request sponsorship forms by calling 336-249-7265 or by downloading them off www.davidsoncountycancerservices.com; they will be up on the site soon. Walkers who raise $105 or more will receive a free T-shirt.

For more information, contact Christina Howell, community relations coordinator, at (336) 249-7265 or christinah @lexcominc.net.

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