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Town Crier community meetings Oct. 12-18

Monday, Oct. 12 

Columbus Day

Celebration of Life for breast cancer survivors, 1 p.m., Ryan’s Steakhouse, Jake Alexander Blvd. Mary maryknappnc@gmail.com or 980-234-4479.

GriefShare, 6-8 p.m.  First Baptist Church, China Grove, 302 Patterson St., 704-857-5415.

GriefShare, 2-4  and 6-8 p.m. Central Baptist Church, 1810 Moose Road, Kannapolis, 704-467-2795.

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

Kannapolis Board of Education, 5 p.m., KCS administrative offices, 100 Denver St.

Kannapolis City Council, 6 p.m., Train Station, 201 S. Main St.

 Multiple Sclerosis self-help support group, 6:30 p.m. J.F. Hurley YMCA, Jake Alexander Blvd. 704-798-3341, cascotton@carolina.rr.com

Rockwell Board of Aldermen, 7 p.m., Town Hall, 202 E. Main St., Rockwell.

Cleveland Town Board of Commissioners, 7 p.m., Town Hall, 302 E. Main St.

Chapter 909 of Vietnam Vets of America, Concord, 7 p.m., Cabarrus Senior Center, 331 Corban Ave. SE. 704-932-5544, 704-782-6793.

Rowan County Beekeepers, 7 p.m., Rowan County Ag. Center, Old Concord Road, Rowan beekeepersassociation @gmail.com

 

Tuesday , Oct. 13

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

TOPS NC 437, 10 a.m., Lane St. Baptist, 2532 Lane St., Kannapolis. Weigh-ins 9:30 a.m. Linda Ramsey, 704-938-3634.

Outlook Readers book discussion group of AAUW, 10:30 a.m. Trinity Oaks Card Room, 728 Klumac Road, http://salisbury-nc.aauw.net

 Salisbury Planning Board committee and Community Appearance Commission to discuss signage, 2:30 p.m., 217 S. Main St., first floor conference room of City Hall.

Joint Planning Cttee. Rowan County commissioners/ RSS BoE, 4 p.m., Rowan County Administration Bldg., J. Newton Cohen Sr. room, 130 W. Innes St.

Salisbury Planning Board Cttee. 3, 3 p.m., 217 S. Main St., first floor conference room, City Hall.

Salisbury Planning Board, 4 p.m., Council Chambers, City Hall, 217 S. Main St.

Epilepsy support of Rowan/Cabarrus, 6-7:30 p.m., NorthEast Medical Center, Concord. Sarah 704-403-1986, Sarah.Powers@carolinashealthcare.org or Carole 704-639-0847, youngcarole@hotmail. com

Rowan County Board of Health, 6:30 p.m., Rowan County Health Dept. community room, 1811 E. Innes St.

Faith Board of Aldermen, 7 p.m., Town Hall, 100 N. Main St., Faith.

Spencer Board of Aldermen, 7 p.m., Spencer Municipal Bldg., 600 S. Salisbury Ave., Spencer.

Rowan History Club, 7 p.m., Messinger Room, 202 N. Main St., rear entrance.

 

Wednesday , Oct. 14

SRCVB Salisbury Rowan County Convention & Visitors Bureau destination development cttee., 11:30 a.m., Gateway Bldg., 204 E. Innes St.

SRCVB Salisbury Rowan County Convention & Visitors Bureau board of directors, noon, Gateway Bldg., 204 E. Innes St.

Free health workshop, ‘Healthy Happy Hour,’ 5:45-6:25 p.m., free, conducted by Andrew Bryant, Meretle Wilson. American Legion Post 107, 1433 Wilkesboro Road.

J.C. Price Post regular meeting, 6:30 p.m., 1433 Old Wilkesboro Road, 704-636-2950.

 

Thursday , Oct. 15

People Growing Together Toastmasters, 5:45-6:45 p.m., J.F. Hurley YMCA, 828 Jake Alexander Blvd. W., Glenda Edwards 828-310-8491, gteamsedwards@windstream.net

Technical Review Cttee. for City of Salisbury, 9 a.m., Plaza seminar room, 100 W. Innes St.

Human Relations Council, 5:30 p.m., City office bldg., 132 N. Main St., 704-638-5217, www.srhrc.org

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

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

VFW Post 8989, 7 p.m., 2500 N. Cannon Blvd., Kannapolis, Commander Mike Golembiowski, 704-933-6186.

 

Saturday , Oct. 17

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

Salisbury Farmers Market, 9 a.m.-noon, at W. Fisher and S. Jackson streets.

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

Flu shot clinic, Prospect Presbyterian Church 9425 W Highway 152 Mooresville,  10 a.m.-noon. Free with Medicare. Reservations 704-664-1514.

 Astronomical Society of Rowan, 7:30 p.m. monthly meeting plus stargazing, weather permitting. 1920 Deal Road. www.astrowan.org

 

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

• Halloween/Fall events at www.salisburypost.com > lifestyle > Halloween.

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

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

 

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