Town Crier

Published 12:00 am Sunday, June 12, 2011

MONDAY, June 13
Summer reading program at Rowan Public Library, weekly programs June 13-July 28, themed ěOne World, Many Stories.î Pre-registration at all library locations for children age 12 months to rising fifth-graders., 704-216-8234.
Rowan-Salisbury Board of Education work session, 5 p.m., 110 S. Long Street, East Spencer,
Rockwell Board of Aldermen, 7 p.m., Town Hall, 202 E. Main St., Rockwell.
Kannapolis City Council, 6 p.m., Kannapolis Train Station, 201 S. Main St.
Summer Exhibition, “In The Details,” through Aug. 13, Waterworks Visual Art Center. Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Tuesday, Thursday 10 a.m.-7p.m.; Saturday 11a.m.-3 p.m., 704-636-1882
Notice of Cancellation: The Rowan-Salisbury Board of Education Work Session meeting scheduled for Monday, June 13, has been cancelled. The Board of Education will meet for its regular meeting on Thursday, June 30. Official notice for this meeting will be sent out 48 hours in advance.
TUESDAY, June 14
Flag Day
Faith Board of Aldermen, 7 p.m., Town Hall, 100 N. Main St., Faith.
Salisbury Planning Board, 4 p.m., Council Chambers, City Hall, 217 S. Main St.
Ellis Cross Country Fire District 8th annual meeting, 7 p.m., Tuesday, June 14, Ellis Cross Country Fire Department, 3420 Old Mocksville Road. Two seats available for Board of Directors.
Spencer Board of Aldermen, 7 p.m., Spencer Municipal Building, 600 S. Salisbury Ave., Spencer.
Vietnam Veterans of American Chapter 909 Concord, 7 p.m., Senior Center at 331 Corban Ave. SE (NC 73 E). Speaker: George Clark on the ěSave the Montagnard People.î
South Rowan Library hosts thumb picking guitarist Moon Mullins, 7 p.m., Tuesday, June 14, part of Rowan Public Libraryís continuing centennial celebration, free of charge.
Faith Idol competition deadline. Categories: 12 and under, age 13-18, adult (19+). Registration fee $10, contact Pam Alexander 704-279-2256.
Naked Blue and Ellen Cherry, performing at Kannapolisí Thursdays On Main, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Veterans Park. Sweet Pickle Bakery selling concessions.
FRIDAY, June 17
Faith 4th parade entry deadline. Parade is at 10 a.m., Monday, July 4: entry fee $25 (exemptions include Legion, Legion Auxiliary Post, Veteran organizations, military organizations. No late entries accpeted. Contact 704-279-2256.
SPRD and Kiwanis Junior Open (USTA sanctioned), Friday-Sunday, City Park Tennis Complex, West Miller and Jackson streets. Register online at For info, call 704-638-5295
Salisbury Historic Trolley, 11 a.m. and 1 p.m., Salisbury-Rowan County Visitors Center, 204 E. Innes St. Adults $8, children 4 to 10 $5, under 4 free. For more info, call 1-800-332-2343 or 704-638-3100
Night Train band gives benefit concert, 6-10 p.m., Saturday, June 18, on the Zachary House grounds Cooleemee; admission $5, children under twelve free. Bring lawn chairs, food concessions available. Proceeds go to Cooleemee Historical Associationís Mill House Museum renovations. 336-284-6040,
SUNDAY, June 19
Fatherís Day
Antique car, truck, tractor show ó 4-6 p.m., Sunday, June 19 at Woodleaf UMC, no entrance fee for vehicles, Peopleís Choice trophies will be awarded. Hotdogs, chips and drinks for sale, proceeds go to Woodleaf UMC Health Ministry, 9000 Church St. Woodleaf, across from Woodleaf Elementary School. 704-278-1888 for information.
Morgan Rodgers Bloodstock Blood Drive ó Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church fellowship hall, 3020 Grace Church Road, noon-4:30 p.m. Appointments can be made by calling Rodgers at 704-856-8323.