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Town Crier community meetings Nov. 16-22

Monday, Nov. 16 

GriefShare, 6-8 p.m., 1st 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.

DAV Exec meeting, 3 p.m., in the Volunteer Lounge of Building 6 VAMC.

Rowan County Board of Commissioners, 6 p.m., 130 W. Innes St.

Cabarrus County Board of Commissioners, 6:30 p.m., Cabarrus County Governmental Center, 65 Church St., SE, Concord.

Young women of Church Women United, 6 p.m. at Blue Bay Restaurant on E. Innes St.

Old Rowan Fibre Guild,  6:30 p.m., Center for Faith and the Arts, 207 W. Harrison St., www.faithart.org

Harold B. Jarrett American Legion, dinner 7 p.m., meeting follows meal.

Spencer Historic Preservation Commission, 7 p.m., Town Hall.

 

Tuesday, Nov. 17

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. 704-938-3634.

Rowan County Senior Democrats, 1 p.m., RPL Hurley Room, 201 W. Fisher St.

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

Rowan County Tea Party, 6 p.m. dinner at Statesville Blvd. Blue Bay, 7 p.m. presentation.

VFW Post 9131, 6:30 p.m., 1433 Old Wilkesboro Road, Commander Hercules Shannon, 704-798-2032.

American Legion, Faith Post 327, 7 p.m., Commander Lonnie Vanhoy, 704-279-1430.

Catawba College Community Forum,  7:30 p.m., Tom Smith Auditorium, free. The Making of ‘Cheated: The UNC Scandal.’ Free.

 

Wednesday, Nov. 18

Rowan Museum Board of Trustees, 4 p.m., 202 N. Main St.

TLC Support Group for widows/widowers, Powles Funeral Home, 913 W. Main St., Rockwell. Russ Roakes 704-279-7241.

 

Thursday, Nov. 19

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

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

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

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.

Voices From the Margin,  7:30 p.m. Nov. 19-21: Fundraiser benefiting Rowan Salisbury Schools. www.leestreet.org or 704-310-5507.

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, Nov. 21

Goldmine Toastmasters, 8:30-10 a.m., 8:30-10 a.m., Connect Christian Church, 3101 Davidson Highway, Concord. 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.

8th District Democrats executive committee, Scotland County Courthouse, 212 Biggs St, Laurinburg. Registration 1 p.m., gavel 2 p.m. Speaker: professor Gene Nichol of NC Poverty Research Fund. 704-438-1192.

Christmas Pet Portraits with Santa — 3-7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 21: Benefits Humane Socety of Rowan Coundy. Mainstream Pets, 5675 S Main St. www.humane societyofrowancountync.org

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.

• 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.

• Holiday events at www.salisburypost.com > lifestyle > Time Out.

 

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