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Town Crier Community events

Today, Feb. 25

Smart Start Rowan board/executive committee, 11:30 a.m. lunch fellowship, noon board meeting. Trinity Oaks, 728 Klumac Road.
Lake Norman Regional Medical Center diabetes support group, noon-1 p.m., Charles Mack Citizens Center, Mooresville, 704-660-4859.
Gethsemane Missionary Baptist after-school tutoring, Aug. 27-June 7, weekdays 2:30-5:30 p.m. Registration 704-633-5057.
Trinity Presbyterian after-school tutoring, 4-6 p.m. Monday-Thursday. Information 704-223-0179, 704-785-1863.
Salisbury-Rowan Board of Education, 5 p.m., 110 S. Long St., East Spencer.
RPL Teen Program, 5:30-7 p.m., East Branch, 110 Broad St., Rockwell, 704-216-7838.
Kannapolis City Council, 6 p.m. at the train station, 201 S. Main St.
Psi Chi Chap of Chi Eta Phi Sorority, 6:30 p.m., Rowan Public Library headquarters. 704-639-9936.
Olde Rowan Fiber Guild, 6:30 p.m., Beth Connell, fiber artist. Rufty-Holmes Senior Center.
The Kneeling Gardeners, 7 p.m., Trinity United Methodist Church, 416 E. First St., Kannapolis, “Stained Glass” by Kym Cress. 704-933-1127.
Auditions for ‘Monty Python’s Spamalot,’ 7 p.m., Meroney Theater third floor, 213 S. Main St., 704-633-5471, PiedmontPlayers.com

Tuesday, Feb. 26

Salisbury Planning Board Committee Two, 3 p.m., 217 S. Main Street, first floor conference room, to discuss proposed Tree Ordinance changes,make recommendation to Planning Board at 4 p.m.
Planning Board regular meeting, 4 p.m., City Council Chambers, 217 S. Main St.
RPL Teen Program, 5:30-7:00 p.m., headquarters, 201 W. Fisher St., Salisbury, 704-216-8228
Rowan County Board of Social Services, 5:30 p.m., 1813 E. Innes St.
Uwharrie Chapter Concerned Bikers Association, 6:30 p.m., Corner Pocket Sports Bar and Billiards, Albemarle. 704-463-0111, www.uwharriecba.org
Final day ‘Spamalot’ auditions,’ 7 p.m., Meroney Theater, 213 S. Main St., 704-633-5471, PiedmontPlayers.com

Thursday, Feb. 28

56th annual Andrew Jackson Lodge 576 Brunswick Stew, 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m., Masonic Temple, 401 N. Fulton St.
Red Cross blood drive, St. John’s Lutheran Church, 2:30-7 p.m.
People Growing Together Toastmasters, 5:30 p.m., J.F. Hurley YMCA, 828 Jake Alexander Blvd. West.
Jr. Doll Collectors informational meeting, 6:30-8 p.m., for those interested in starting a Jr. Doll Collectors Club. Spencer Doll and Toy Museum, 108 Fourth St., Spencer, 704-762-9359.
Rowan Brain Injury support group, 7 p.m. , Easter Seals/ UCP office, 620 W. Innes St. Nadine Cherry 980-622-7732, Jane Jackman The Arc of Rowan 704-637-1521.
Carolina Historical Association for Metal Detecting, 7:30 p.m., Grace Ridge Club House, 2815 Grace Church Road, 704-310-6321, 336-474-7268

Friday, March 1

Civil War Buy-Sell-Trade, 5-8 p.m., buttons, buckles, swords, bullets, books, documents, etc., $5 admission, Holiday Inn Jake Alexander Blvd., 704-463-5439.
Town Hall Meeting with Rep. Harry Warren, 6-7:30 p.m. Rowan County Commissioners Chambers, 130 West Innes St.
Bluegrass jam, 7-9 p.m., open to all acoustic musicians. E. H. Montgomery General Store, Gold Hill, 704-267-9439.
PPT’s ‘The Jack Tales,’ 7:30 p.m., adults $10, seniors/students $8. Norvell Theater, 135 E. Fisher St., 704-633-5471, PiedmontPlayers.com
Big Break and Eric and the DiMarzios, 7:30 p.m., $5. Looking Glass Artists Center, 405 N. Lee St., 704-633-2787, www.salisburyartists.com
Third annual Rowan Wine Tour, Cable Creek Vineyard, Morgan Ridge Vineyard, Old Stone Winery; each featuring special events, wine specials. www.caublecreekvineyard.com, www.morganridgevineyard.com, www.oldstonewines.com

Saturday, March 2

Goldmine Toastmasters, 8:30 a.m., Fairfield Inn, 30330 Cloverleaf Plaza, Kannapolis.
Rowan Republican precinct meeting and county convention, registration 9 a.m., followed by precinct meetings, ending with county convention. Information: Greg Edds, 704-636-8070.
Civil War Buy-Sell-Trade, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., $5 admission, Holiday Inn Jake Alexander Blvd., 704-463-5439.
Annual Children’s Concert by Piedmont Prime Time Community Band, 10:30 a.m., Kannapolis Performing Arts Center, A. L. Brown High School, Kannapolis, free. 704-425-3508, www.primetimeband.org
Closing night for PPT’s ‘The Jack Tales,’ 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Norvell Theater, 135 E. Fisher St., PiedmontPlayers.com
Bean & Vine open house, 6-9 p.m., 67 Court Sq., Mocksville, Tony Montieth with songs from the 80s. Coffee, wine, food. 336-753-1230.
Brooke McBride at Cauble Creek Vineyard, part of Rowan Wine Tour, 6-9 p.m., $10 cover charge. 704-633-1137, email Sales@CaubleCreekVineyard.com, 700 Cauble Farm Road, off of Highway 150.

Sunday, March 3

Rowan County Concert Association presents ‘Giannini Brass,’ 3 p.m., Keppel Auditorium, Catawba College, 704-636-0181, www.rccamusic.com
Rowan Wine Tour, Cable Creek Vineyard, Morgan Ridge Vineyard, Old Stone Winery; each featuring special events, wine specials. www.caublecreekvineyard.com, www.morganridgevineyard.com, www.oldstonewines.com


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