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Town Crier community events Aug. 24-30

Monday, Aug. 24

Salisbury-Rowan Board of Education, 5 p.m., 110 S. Long St., East Spencer.

Kannapolis City Council, 6 p.m. at the train station, 201 S. Main St.

DAV Chapter 96, 5-6:30p.m., Salisbury VA Bldg. 6. Fellowship meal is at 5 p.m.

Psi Chi Chap of Chi Eta Phi Sorority, 6:30 p.m., RPL, 201 W. Fisher St., 704-639-9936.

 

Tuesday, Aug.25

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 St. Baptist, 2532 Lane St., Kannapolis. Weigh-ins 9:30 a.m. Linda Ramsey, 704-938-3634.

CANCELLED: Planning Board regular meeting.

Rowan County Board of Social Services (DSS), 5:30 p.m., 1813 E. Innes St.

Free church safety & security seminar, Rowan Co Rescue Squad, 1140 Julian Road
6:30-8:30 p.m., www.carolinatac.com

 

Wednesday, Aug. 26

Salisbury Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-noon, also 4-7 p.m. at W. Fisher and S. Jackson streets.

Lexington Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-noon, The Depot on Railroad St. (wednesday markets end in august)

 

Thursday, Aug. 27

Rowan Redbuds Garden Club. 1 p.m. Stanback Room, Rowan Public Library, Headquarters, 201 W.Fisher St. Kim Fahs, President 704-754-8905.

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

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

Alzheimer’s’ Support Group (affiliated with Western NC Chapter of Alzheimer’s Assoc.) 5:30-6:30 p.m. Rufty Holmes Senior Center, facilitated by Home Instead Senior Care and Trinity at Home.  704-788-3399 or 704-603-2779.

Fulton Masonic Lodge member meeting, 6 p.m., 401 N. Fulton St.

Rowan Brain Injury support group, 7 p.m., 108 Dorsett Drive, off Statesville Blvd., Nadine Cherry 980-622-7732, Mary Sechler 704-905-2353, 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, Aug. 28

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

 

Saturday, Aug. 29

Goldmine Toastmasters, 8:30-10 a.m., Connect Christian Church, 3101 Davidson Highway, Concord.  Joyce Preston, 704-305-1040, www.goldminetoastmasters.com

 Salisbury Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-noon, at W. Fisher and S. Jackson streets.

Lexington Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-noon, The Depot on Railroad St.

Price High school alumni, 3 p.m., Western Star Lodge number 9, 912 Concord Road. Carolyn William, pres., 704-633-7162.

 

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

• Find arts & entertainment events in Thursday’s Time Out or online at www.salisburypost.com > lifestyle > entertainment.

• Find church special events in Saturday’s Faith section or online at www.salisburypost.com > lifestyle > faith.

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