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Clubs, March 2016

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Alumni Assoc.

— Aggrey Alumni Assoc.: Sandy Ridge AME Zion Church • John Harris pres., 704-9696 • Ruthie Norman 704-857-1737.

— Dunbar School Alumni Assoc.: 6 p.m. third Mondays •Benjamin Davis pres. • Ethel Evans 704-637-2252.

— Granite Quarry Colored/Shuford Memorial School Alumni Reunion Assoc.: 7 p.m. first Mondays, Geneva I. Oglesby Community Center, Dunns Mt. Road, Granite Quarry • Shirley Holmes pres. 704-637-1778.

— J.C. Price High School Alumni Assoc. Salisbury Chapter: 5 p.m. fourth Saturdays, Western Star Lodge on Old Concord Road • Carolyn Williams pres., 704-633-7162.

— Livingstone College National Alumni Assoc. Salisbury Rowan Davie Chapter: 6 p.m. second Fridays, The Business Center, 1400 W. Bank St. • Catherine Rivens, pres., 704-642-0621.

n R A Clement Association, 9 a.m., fourth Saturdays, R. A. Clement Rosenwald School (Old) Building, Cleveland.

— South Rowan Alumni Assoc.: 6:30 p.m. third Tuesdays, South Rowan High School • Patsy Parnell 704-857-5762, musicpat68@aol.com, www.SouthRowanAlumni.com


— Faith: 7 p.m. second and fourth Thursdays, Faith Legion Building; meal served • Bill Maycock, 704-279-5724.

— Granite Quarry: 7 p.m. first and third Thursdays dinner meeting, GQ Legion Building • 704-636-1467, gqcivitan@bellsouth.net


— Rockwell: 7 p.m. first and third Tuesdays. Immanuel Lutheran Church fellowship hall • Helen Weddington, pres., 704-279-6754.

— Salisbury: Noon buffet lunch; meeting begins 12:45 p.m.; Thursdays, Country Club of Salisbury; Karen South Jones, pres., salisburycivitanpresident@gmail.com, Facebook

— Spencer: Membership meeting 7 p.m. third Thursdays, educational building, Spencer Presbyterian Church, 111 First St. • Board of directors 11:45 a.m. second Tuesdays • Joe Wilburn pres., 704-637-0693 • Buddy Gettys vice pres., bgettys468@aol.com

Summit: 6:30 p.m. first and third Mondays, Blue Bay, Statesville Blvd. • Wayne Mullis, w.smullis@yahoo.com or 704-633-1081.

Woodleaf: 7 p.m. first Thursdays, Unity Presbyterian Church • Rev. Phil Hagen pres., 704-326-5108.


Andrew Jackson Lodge 576 AF&AM: First and third Thursdays • dinner 6:15 p.m., 401 N. Fulton St. • Dennis Sims 704 633 1665, rdsservices@fibrant.com

— Eureka Lodge #45: First and third Thursdays, 7 p.m., 1433 Old Wilksboro Road • Jeff Roberts 704-636-3276 or Hercules Shannon 704-798-2032.

— Faithful Guide Lodge 376: 7:30 p.m. stated communication second and fourth Tuesdays, 113 Krider St., Cleveland • James W. Jones Jr., master, 704-278-4913.

— Fulton Masonic Lodge 99 AF&AM: 6 p.m. second and fourth Thursdays. • 401 N. Fulton St. Salisbury. Regular meeting for members.

— Pride of Salisbury Lodge IBPOEW #1774: 5 p.m. first and third Sundays, 600 N. Long St. Building L, and 7 p.m. first and third Wednesdays for training. Harvey Archie, 980-234-2903, Harvey.archie@ymail.com

— Salisbury Elks Lodge 699: 7:30 p.m. first and third Thursdays, Elks Lodge, 508 S. Main St. • First Tuesdays, 7-8 p.m., bingo social for patients at VA. Bingo at lodge 7 p.m. Mondays • www.SalisburyElks.org

— Salisbury York Rite Masonic Bodies: 7:30 p.m. first Mondays except July, Sept. Monthly planning meeting 7 p.m. third Mondays except June, July, Dec • Salisbury Masonic Temple, 401 N. Fulton St., salisburyyrb@ K4jme.org

— Spencer Masonic Lodge 543: Stated communication second and fourth Tuesdays, 7 p.m., dinner 6:15 p.m., 114 Fourth St., Spencer • 704-636-8108, spencerlodge@K4jme.com

— Western Star Lodge 9: 7:30 p.m. stated communication second and fourth Tuesdays at 912 Old Concord Road • Jeff Carter, Master, 704-267-8292.

— Western Star Lodge 9 Pearl White Chapter 180 O.E.S.: 7:30 p.m. second and fourth Thursdays, 912 Old Concord Road. Workshop training 10 a.m. third Saturdays • Worthy Matron Annnie Ealy 704-636-3344 • Worthy Patron Johnny Moser 704-608-7326.

— Woodmen of the World Lodge 111: 6:30 p.m. First Mondays. First Reformed Church, Landis • Dr. James Shaver 704-857-2238.

— Woodmen of the World Lodge 175: Klumac Road, Salisbury • Keith Anderson 704-209-0775.


— 30th NC Troops: Civil War Reenactment Company, Southern Rowan County-Cabarrus County • www.30thnct.org.

— 63rd NC State Troops Civil War Reenactment Company: Davie, Rowan, Cabarrus Counties • http://63rdncst.spaces.live.com

— Davidson Guards SCV Camp 1851: 6 p.m. second Tuesdays, Speedy’s BBQ, Lexington • Michael A. Scott, commander, 336-225-3668. davidsonguards@ triad.rr.com

— Genealogical Society of Rowan County: 7 p.m. third Tuesdays, Rowan Public Library headquarters • Bob Bruce pres., 704-279-1175, thebruceusa42@hotmail.com

— Historical Society of South Rowan: Second Thursdays, executive board; general meeting Jan., April, Aug., Nov. • Barbara Doby pres., 704-855-8329.

— John Knox Chapter, National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution: 10 a.m. second Saturdays, usually at Kerr Mill, Millbridge. • Regent Marjorie Aggers 704-638-0351.

— Elizabeth Maxwell Steele Chapter, National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution: 10:30 a.m. third Wednesdays, Sept.-May. DAR Room, Rowan Museum, 202 N. Main St. • Trudy Hall 704-638-1271.

— Rowan History Club: 7 p.m. second Tuesdays, Messinger Room, Rowan Museum, 202 N. Main St. • Kaye Brown Hirst 704-633-5946.

— Rowan Rifles Camp 405, Sons of Confederate Veterans: 6:30 p.m. second Wednesdays Stanback Room, Rowan Public Library • Steve Poteat, Camp commander 704-633-7229, rowanscv @carolina.rr.com

— Salisbury Chapter, Sons of the American Revolution: Grady Hall 704-638-1271, fgradyhall@msn.com

— Salisbury Confederate Prison Assoc. Inc.: Sue Curtis, 704-637-6411, southpaws@fibrant.com

— Samuel Spencer Chapter, National Railway Historical Society: 7 p.m. first Mondays, Roundhouse theater, NC Transportation Museum, Spencer • Elizabeth Smith 704-636-2889 ext. 224.

— United Daughters of the Confederacy, Robert F. Hoke Chapter No. 78: 3 p.m., second Tuesdays, Stanback Room, Rowan Public Library • Sue Curtis, president, 704-637-6411, southpaws@fibrant.com

Hobbies & Special Interests

— Astronomical Society of Rowan County: 7:30 p.m. third Saturday, meeting plus stargazing. 1920 Deal Road, Mooresville • Alice Deal 704-857-2788 • Ralph Deal 704-855-1592 • www.astrowan.org

— Carolina Artists:  7 p.m. third Thursdays, Rufty-Holmes Senior Center • Robert Gobble, vice-pres., jrobertgobble@bellsouth.net, www.thecarolinaartist.org

— Carolina Historical Assoc. for Metal Detecting: 7:30 p.m. fourth Thursdays (third Thursdays Nov./Dec.), Grace Ridge Club House, 2815 Grace Church Road • Tony Fox 704-310-6321, foxandfox@windstream.net • Steve Thomas 336-474-7268, thomasrs @northstate.net

— CMA: Christian Motorcyclist Assoc.: 7 p.m. second Fridays, Ryan’s Steakhouse, Jake Alexander Blvd. • Russell Lambert, pres., Crossroad Christian Riders # 98, 336-242-4993.

— Dolls: Junior Doll Collectors Club: 6:30- 8 p.m. fourth Thursdays, Spencer Doll and Toy Museum, 108 Fourth St., Spencer • 704-762-9359, email SpencerDolland ToyMuseum@gmail.com

— Dolls: Rowan Doll Society of N.C.: Noon third Tuesdays, usually at Rufty-Holmes Senior Center • Helen Thomas, pres., 704-458-9819, hleethomas@yahoo.com

— Eastern Rowan Saddle Club: 7:30 p.m. third Tuesdays, clubhouse off Old Beatty Ford Road, Rockwell • Richard Starnes pres., 704-279-1397, www.eastrowan saddleclub.com

— English Speaking Union, Salisbury Branch: John A. Larson 704-637-1532.

— Evergreen Bridge: 1 p.m. Fridays • Myrnie Mclaughlin 704-636-9781.

— Experimental Aircraft Assoc. (EAA) Chapter 1083: 6 p.m. suaper, 7 p.m. business, second Tuesdays. Rowan Co. Airport EAA hangar • Jack Neubacher pres., 704-636-1864.

— Garden: Rowan Redbuds Garden Club: 1 p.m., fourth Thursdays, Stanback Room, Rowan Public Library, 201 W. Innes St. Meets third Thursday of Nov. due to Thanksgiving and there is no meeting in Dec. Call Kim Fahs, president, 704-754-8905. This program is not sponsored by Rowan Public Library.

— Garden: Rowan Rose Society: 7 p.m. third Tuesdays, Feb.-June, Sept.-Nov. John Calvin Presbyterian Church fellowship hall, 1620 Brenner Ave. • Jack Page 704-639-1706, jpage@theperfectrose.com

— Garden: Salisbury Rowan Garden Club: Meeting schedule on website • 704-640-4568, SalRowGrdnClb@yahoo.com, www.salisburyrowangardenclub.ning.com

— Hillbilly Hiking Club: 8 a.m. Sunday mornings, Morrow Mountain State Park • Whitey 704-640-2600 • Jeff 980-234-0937.

— Holly Jolly Collectors: Contact president Jerri Peeler 704-639-4449 or sec-treas, KitWDavis@gmail.com

— Horse Protection Society of NC.: 10 a.m. second Saturdays • Joan Benson, executive director, 2135 Miller Road, China Grove, NC 28023 • 704-855-2978, e-mail hps@horseprotection.org

— Humane Society of Rowan County: Meets quarterly • 704-636-5700 (leave message and volunteer will return call) • Information on spay/neuter services, 704-636-5700 mailbox 2. www.humanesocietyof rowancountync.org

email: humanesocietyof rowancounty@windstream.net

— International Plastic Modelers’ Society – IPMS/Arm/Air Chapter: 7 p.m. third Fridays, Spencer Fire Station, 208 S. Salisbury Ave. • Sam Morgan 704-647-0885, samiam262@carolina.rr.com

— Moms in Touch International: Barbara Hendrix, Rowan County area coordinator, 704-636-3869, rowanmiti@yahoo.com, www.momsintouch.org

— Old Rowan Fibre Guild: 6:30 p.m. fourth Monday, Rufty-Holmes Senior Center • Mona Moscardini, mmoscardini@carolina.rr.com

— Quilters Guild, Salisbury-Rowan: 1 p.m. third Thursdays, Rufty-Holmes Senior Center • Barb Bruce 704-645-7305, bjbruce1@carolina.rr.com

— Quilters Guild, Starry Night: 6:30 p.m. second Thursdays, Rufty-Holmes Senior Center • Merle Clifford 704-638-5701.

— Quilters Guild, The Mooresville Centerpiece: 10 a.m.- noon second Mondays, South Iredell Senior Center, Mooresville • Carol Benson, president, 609-432-6258, carolsews@gmail.com

— R-H Computer Club: 10-11 a.m. Thursdays, Rufty-Holmes Senior Center • www.rufty holmescomputerclub.org, 704-633-7862 (Center) • Ralph Shuping, pres.

— Rowan Aero Modelers Society (RAMS): 7 p.m. first Mondays, Rockwell Library in winter and club field in summer • John Gaskey, 704-604-7799, kf4wnc@gmail.com, www.rams-fly.com

— Rowan Amateur Radio Society: 7-9 p.m. second Mondays, Rescue Squad building, 1140 Julian Road • Tommie Wood (N4YZ), 704-637-0024, www.rowanars.org

— Rowan Computer User Group: 6:45 p.m. first and third Wednesdays, see website for location • steve@rowancomputerusergroup.org, 704-267-1371, www. rowancomputerusergroup.org

— Rowan County Anime Group: 2 p.m. third Sundays, various locations • 704-636-0049, http://groups. yahoo.com/group/ncrowancountyanime/

— Rowan County Beekeepers Assoc.: 7-9 p.m., second Mondays, Rowan County Agricultural Center, Old Concord Road • Randy Cox 704-642-1069, rowanbeekeeper sAssoc.@gmail.com

— Rowan Roamers Volkssport: First Thursdays, Blue Bay Seafood, E. Innes St. Business meeting 7 p.m., 6 p.m. dinner • Bruce Goodnight 704-279-5011, brgood13@cs.com

— Salisbury Kennel Club: 7 p.m. first Tuesdays, Oakridge Training Building, Old Concord Road • Samantha Smith, corresponding sec., 704-239-6712, sam_luvdanes@yahoo.com, www.salisburynckc.com, Facebook

— Human Relations Council: 5:30 p.m., third Thursdays, 5:30 p.m., third Thursdays, at City Office Building 132 N. Main St. • email humanresources@salisburync.gov or 704-638-5217, www.SRHRC.org

— Salisbury-Rowan Symphony Guild: 704-637-4314, www.salisburysymphony.org/guild.asp

— South Rowan Y Service Club: 6:30 p.m. third Tuesdays, South Rowan Y board room • 704-857-7011.

— Square Dancing, Cardinal Squares: 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays, City Park Recreation Center, 316 Lake Drive • Paul and Nita Walker 704-782-2616, Goo627@aol.com • Theresa and Charlie Chunn pres., 704-786-2278, cchunn1@carolina.rr.com, www.funfellowshipfitness.org

— Square Dancing, Spinning Moors: 8-9:50 p.m., second and fourth Saturdays, War Memorial Building, 220 N. Maple St., Mooresville Beginner dancers meet 7 p.m. Tuesdays • Brenda and Tommy Honeycutt 704-857-9681, tommybrenda@ctc.net

— Toastmasters , Goldmine: 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

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

— Toastmasters, Yawn Patrol Zone: 7 p.m. first and third Tuesdays, Cannon School, 5801 Poplar Tent Road, Concord • 704-786-5244, http://yawnpatrol.freetoasthost.net

n West Rowan Neighborhood Center Advisory Council, fourth Saturdays, 10 a.m., R. A. Clement Rosenwald School (Old) Building, Cleveland..


— Spencer:  6 p.m. second and fourth Wednesdays • Contact Amanda Bowman, 704-637-6080, amandasbowman@gmail.com


— Salisbury: Noon-1 p.m. Fridays, Salisbury Country Club • Jerry Lawson secretary, 704-633-0607, www.kiwanisclubofsalisburync.org


— Cleveland: 7 p.m. dinner meeting first and third Mondays, Lions Den, Cemetery St. • Butch Clements, pres., 704-278-0661.

— Franklin-Ellis: 7 p.m. business meeting second Tuesdays, dinner meeting fourth Tuesdays, Franklin-Ellis Lions Den, Community Center Service Road behind Rowan Memorial Park • Earl Sides 704-636-7979.

— Gold Hill:  7 p.m. first and third Thursdays, Russell-Rufty Shelter, Gold Hill Park, St. Stephens Church Road, Gold Hill • Elizabeth Rummage pres., 704-634-8003, eandmrummage @msn.com

— Mocksville: First and third Thursdays, St. Francis of Assisi, 862 Yadkinville Road. 6 p.m. board, 7 p.m. meeting. To donate, call 336-284-2748 • Jonathan Wishon 336-909-8385, mlclub@lycos. com, www.mocksvillelions.org

— Rockwell: 7 p.m. first and third Tuesdays, basement of East Branch of Rowan Public Library. Recycling donations/pick-up, contact Donna Mikles 704-279-9533 • Wayne Taylor 704-637-7401.

— Salisbury: 12:30-1:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Ryan’s Steakhouse, Jake Alexander Blvd. • Jerry Austin 704-279-5061.


— Salisbury-Rowan Newcomers: 10:30 a.m. third Wednesdays. Kit Davis, pres., 248-840-0043 • Irene Whited, membership chair, 704-907-9760, for location or www.salisburynewcomers.com


DISBANDED Nov. 2015— Salisbury: 7 a.m. first and third Tuesdays; The Palms Cafe, 1609 W Innes St. • Karl Hales 704-636-9525.

— Landis-South Rowan: 7:30 a.m. second and fourth Thursdays, Pat’s Catering, Kannapolis • Ruth Johnson, reporter, 704-932-7494.


— China Grove-Landis: 7 p.m. third Tuesdays, South Rowan Public Library • Lee Ann Hauss 704-857-7300.

— Salisbury: 6 p.m. fourth Thursdays • Sarah Byerly 704-633-0976.

— Kannapolis: 5:45 p.m. second Thursdays, Memorial UMC fellowship • pckannapolis@yahoo.com


— African American Caucus – Rowan County Democrats: Third Tuesday every other month, 6:30 p.m. • Cynthia Pharr, cynthiapharr1@ yahoo.com

— Crescent Republican Women: Fourth Thursdays, 7 p.m., Rowan Republican headquarters, 118 S. Main St. • Donna Peeler, pachy@carolina.rr.com, 704-279-2219.

— Democratic Party of Rowan County: Fourth Thursdays, 7 p.m. Rowan County Admin. Building, Commissioners Chamber, second floor, 130 W. Innes St. • Veleria Levy 704-293-3504.

— Democratic Women of Rowan County: First Mondays, 7 p.m., 120 E. Innes St., East Square ArtWorks • Nan Lund, lundnj@yahoo.com

— Rowan College Dems: Second Tuesdays, 7 p.m. Rowan Democratic headquarters, 1411 W. Innes St. • Whitney Bost 704 213 3252.

— Rowan County Senior Democrats: 1 p.m. Third Tuesdays, Hurley Room, Rowan Public Library, 201 N. Fisher St. • Geoffrey Hoy 704-603-8029.

Rowan County Tea Party: 6 p.m. third Tuesday dinner at Statesville Blvd. Blue Bay, followed by 7 p.m. presentation. Darlene Blount, bldrmom@carolina.rr.com

— Rowan County Teen Dems: Fourth Thursdays, 7 p.m. Rowan County Admin. Building, 130 W. Innes St. • Bonnie Harrell, harrell.bonnie@gmail.com

Rowan Republican Executive Committee, 7 p.m. second Thursdays, County Commissioners Room, 130 W. Innes St. Info Stephen Kidd, 704-603-4114.

Rowan Republican Breakfast,   8 a.m. first Saturdays, Ryan’s Steak House.  Discussion at 9 a.m. Info: pierceconstruction@msn.com

— Rowan Young Democrats: Second Tuesdays, 7 p.m., Rowan Democratic headquarters, 1411 W. Innes St. • Whitney Bost 704-213-3252.


Alpha Delta Kappa Educator’s sorority Mu Chapter: 6:30 p.m. fourth Mondays • Eunice Holt, co-pres., 704-856-8609, Karen Wenker, co-pres., 704-637-2125.

— Alpha Delta Kappa Educator’s sorority Gamma Theta Chapter: 6:30 p.m. third Mondays. Invitation only • Cindy Adkins membership chair, 704-633-4588.

— Altrusa International of Salisbury: 6 p.m. first Thursdays, Trinity Oaks, 728 Klumac Road • Nancy Mott 704-637-9561, www.altrusa-salisbury.com, altrusainternational.org

— Kannapolis Business Alliance: Third Thursdays at Gem Theatre Annex, 111 West 1st St. • kbacommunications@gmail.com or Facebook

— LLAN (Leadership, Learning Advocacy, Networking): Third Tuesdays, first floor conference room, Gateway Bldg. Networking 6 p.m., program 6:30 p.m. • Pam Cordts 704-633-0917.

— Psi Chi Chap of Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Inc.: 6:30 p.m., fourth Mondays at Rowan Public Library • Tammy Ford pres., 704-639-9936.

— Rowan County Human Resources Assoc.: 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. third Thursdays except July and Aug. • Jill Rufty pres., 704-637-5881, rchra1@yahoo.com, www. rchra.shrm.org

— Salisbury Sales and Marketing Executives Assoc. Inc.: Dinner meeting 5:30-7 p.m., fourth Wednesdays, Country Club of Salisbury • Cliff Sorel, treasurer.   Cliff.sorel@raymondjames.com

— Salisbury Young Business Professionals: 6-8 p.m. first and third Thursdays • Holly Czuba, holly.czuba@ gmail.com. Meeting location: see facebook.com/YoungBizPro

Professional Retirees

— NARFE (National Active and Retired Federal Employees): 1 p.m. third Mondays, Rufty-Holmes Senior Center, 1120 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Ave • David Phillips pres., 704-431-4134.

— Rowan Retired School Personnel: NCAE & NEA Retired. 10:30 a. m. board meetings – second Wednesday: Sept., Nov., Jan., March, May.

10:30 a.m. general meeting – third Wednesday: Sept., Nov., Jan., March, May. Rufty-Holmes Senior Center, 1120 S. MLK Jr. Ave. • Jean Kennedy, treasurer, 704-633-7428.


— China Grove: 5:45 p.m. Tuesdays, Gary’s BBQ, China Grove • Jim Morton 704-857-0252.

— Rowan:  7 a.m. Thursdays, Salisbury Country Club • Jackie Harris membership chair, 704-633-1802.

— Salisbury:  12:30-1:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Rotary Hut, 300 W. Liberty St. • Membership: secretary Donny Clement,  704-636-1341. Salisbury Rotary, POBox 4092, Salisbury NC 28144.


— Millbridge Ruritan Club: 7:30 p.m. first Tuesdays, 490 Sloan Road.or local churches • Doug Patterson 704-639-1541, doug@pattersonfarminc. com


— AARP Chapter 4314: 1-2:30 p.m. first Thursdays, Rufty-Holmes Senior Center • Rufty-Holmes Senior Center, 704-216-7714.

— Council on Aging: 1-2 p.m. fourth Thursdays, Rufty-Holmes Senior Center • Rufty-Holmes Senior Center 704-216-7714.

— First United Methodist Church Seniors: Second Tuesdays, Sept. through May at noon • Church office 704-636-3121.

— Joy Club: 1 a.m. second Wednesdays, Trading Ford Baptist Church fellowship building, Long Ferry Road • Trading Ford Baptist Church 704-633-5986.

— Milford Hills Friendly Neighborhood Seniors: 11:30 a.m. second Mondays except June-Aug., Milford Hills UMC fellowship hall, 1630 Statesville Blvd. •Manie G. Richardson 704-637-0163.

— Organ Church Community Senior Citizens: 10:30 a.m. first Tuesdays, Organ Lutheran Church fellowship hall, 704-279-3096.

Powles Staton Funeral Home Community Bingo, for age 60+, Rockwell McDonald’s. 9 a.m. breakfast and 10 a.m. Bingo. Info 704-279-7241.

— Powles’s TLC group for widows/widowers: Third Wednesdays • Russ Roakes 704-279-7241.

— Rockwell Young at Heart: 10 a.m. second Thursdays, Rockwell Civic Center •  Pat Holshouser 704-279-1570.

— New Beginnings Singles Club of Lake Norman: 6:30 p.m. third Thursdays. Captain’s Galley in Mooresville • 704-677-2331.

— Wesley Fellowship: Third Thursdays at Trinity United Methodist Church, 416 E. First St., Kannapolis • 704-933-1127.

— Young at Heart, China Grove: 10 a.m. first Mondays, Langford Hall, First UMC, China Grove • Brenda Seamon 704-857-6339.

Service Organizations

— Extension & Community Assoc.: (formerly Home Demonstration Clubs). Volunteer arm of Family and Consumer Sciences within the NC Cooperative Extension.

— Liberty ECA Club, 1 p.m., fourth Tuesday, at members’ homes • Janice Evans, 704-279-3953

— Locke ECA Club, 1 p.m., second Thursday, St. Mark’s Church • Ann Zaffino, 704-637-1298

— Southside ECA Club, 10 a.m., third Monday, Rufty Holmes Center • Margaret Ketchie, 704-633-0736

— St. Paul’s ECA Club, 1 p.m., first Tuesday, St. Paul’s Church • Carolyn Kluttz, 704-633-5717

— Rowan County Literacy Council: 4 p.m. second Mondays for board of directors, Hurley Room, Rowan Public Library; announced meetings for volunteers • 704-212-8266, rclc@rowancountyliteracy council.org, www.rowan countyliteracycouncil.org


— The Rowan-Salisbury Pan-Hellenic Council: 6 p.m. first Sundays • Rory Chandler pres., 704-433-3820, rwchandler@aol.com

— Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Delta Xi Omega Chapter: Third Saturdays • Lovetta Ealy Moore, 704-637-7995.

— Beta Sigma Phi Sorority, Xi Alpha Delta: 7 p.m. second and fourth Tuesdays • Dorothy Setzer, 7040-636-6127, dorothysetzer@yahoo.com

— Beta Sigma Phi Sorority, Xi Delta Chi: 7 p.m. second and fourth Tuesdays • Linda Tutterow pres., 704-647-0483.

— Beta Sigma Phi Sorority, Iota Psi: 7 p.m. first and third Tuesdays, Rockwell Community Building • Gail Young pres., 704-245-3616.

— Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Salisbury Alumnae Chapter: 10 a.m., Third Saturdays • Ruby Steele pres., 704-798-3498.

— Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Lambda Epsilon Sigma Salisbury Alumnae: 2 p.m. third Saturdays, Rowan Public Library • salisbury.sgrho@ gmail.com, 704-380-1313.

— Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Alpha Alpha Zeta: Second Saturdays, Zeta/Sigma Building, 1305 Short St. • Clara Corry 704-637-9860 • Joann Diggs 704-637-3783.


— American Legion, Faith Post 327: 7 p.m third Tuesdays • Lonnie Vanhoy, commander, Post phone 704-279-1430.

— American Legion and Auxiliary, Harold B. Jarrett Post 342: 7 p.m. first and third Mondays, Post home, Lincolnton Road • Bob Price, commander, 704-213-7795.   • Kim Kincaid, aux. pres.

— American Legion and Auxiliary, Landis 146: First Saturdays except July, War Memorial Building, 412 N. Central Ave., Landis • Martha Corriher, Auxiliary pres., 704-798-3625 • Tim Nason, Post commander, 704-637-3718.

— American Legion Freeze Seymour Post 185: 7 p.m. third Tuesdays, First Freewill Baptist Church fellowship hall, 405 N. Bostian St., China Grove • Commander Wild Bill Corriher 704-857-7320 • Don Hagler 704-932-9766.

— American Legion and Auxiliary Kennedy Hall Post 106: First Thursdays, 6 p.m. meal (legionairres and auxiliary combined), 7 p.m., 6250 NC Hwy 801 S. • 704-278-2493.

— American Legion J.C. Price Post 107: 6:30 p.m. second Wednesdays; 6:30 p.m. fourth Wednesdays exec. mtg, Post Home, 1433 Old Wilkesboro Road • Ollie Mae Carroll, commander, 704-636-2950, Oomaecarroll@ aol.com, facebook • Auxiliary: second Wednesdays, 6:30 p.m., Joyce Smyre pres.

— American Legion Miller-Russell Post 112: 7 p.m. third Mondays, Aug. through May, Legion Building, Rockwell • John Tolley Jr., commander, 704-279-2184.

— Livengood-Peeler-Wood 448 Auxiliary: Fourth Tuesdays. Fundraiser meal 6:30 p.m., meeting follows at 7 p.m. Granite Quarry Legion Building.

— American Legion Junior Auxiliary Livengood-Peeler-Wood Unit 448, Granite Quarry: 7 p.m. second Mondays • Junior advisors Gina Starnes 704-209-3173 • Amy Cozart 704-279-0483.

— AMVETS Auxiliary 460: 7 p.m. second Sundays, AMVETS Post 460, 285 Lakeside Drive, Salisbury. Donna Earnhardt, pres.

— AMVETS Post 565: Fourth Tuesdays, 1400 N. Main St., China Grove • Bingo Thursdays, 7 p.m. • 704-798-2036.

— Rockwell AMVETS Post 845: 7 p.m. second Wednesdays, dinner and business meeting • Post phone 704-279-6812.

— Rowan County Voiture 115 40 & 8: Chef de Gare Ed Roberson • ongoing community projects, fish fry, oyster roast, gun raffle, annual nursing scholarship.   Long Ferry Road, Salisbury.

— DAV Chapter 96 of Rowan County: Disabled American Veterans, 6 p.m., fourth Mondays. $7 meal by the DAV Ladies Auxiliary at 5 p.m. • VA Building 6 • Otto Borden 704-819-1960.

— General Allen Hal Turnage Marine Corps League Detachment 1096: 9 a.m. first Saturdays, Ryan’s Steakhouse, 730 Jake Alexander Blvd. South • Arbe Arbelaez 704-633-8171.

— Military Officers Assoc. of America, Central Carolina Chapter: Noon, second Mondays of Jan., March, May, July, Sept., Nov. Rufty-Holmes Senior Center • David Lee 704-636-6650.

Rowan County Veterans Council: First Tuesdays at 7 p.m.. locations vary.

— Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 3006 and Ladies Auxiliary: 7 p.m. meal, 7:30 p.m. meeting, second Thursdays, Post Home, 1200 Brenner Ave. Eligibility: 704-857-3005 • Larry Edwards, commander • Barbara Webb, pres., 980-234-0213.

— Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 8989: 7 p.m., third Thursdays, 2500 N. Cannon Blvd., Kannapolis • Tony Gulledge, commander.

— Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 9134 and Ladies Auxiliary: First Mondays, 7 p.m., 601 Depot St. Rockwell • John Alton Holshouser, commander, 704-279-3941 • Gary Barringer, QM, 704-279-3039.

Women’s Organizations

— AAUW (American Assoc. of University Women), Salisbury branch 6:30 p.m. second Thursdays Sept. through June, First United Church of Christ  fellowship hall, 207 W. Horah St., ground entrance at rear of church • Outlook Readers Book discussion group 10:30 a.m. second Tuesdays Sept. -June, Trinity Oaks card room, 728 Klumac Road • Dr. Carol Cody, president, codycarol@bellsouth.net, http://salisbury-nc.aauw.net

— Albemarle Aglow: 10 a.m. first Saturdays, Pure Heart Family Church, 1926-B Hwy 52 N., Albemarle, covered dish lunch • Pattie Rudat pres., 704-983-1197, wwwalbemarleaglow.org

— Brunch Bunch, Cabarrus Christian Women: 9:30-11:30 a.m. third Thursdays, Cabarrus Country Club, 3347 Weddington Road, NW, Concord • Brunch reservations: Phyllis 704-782-9654.

— China Grove Woman’s Club: 7 p.m. generally last Monday of month, China Grove Community Building • Freda Richards 704-857-5359.

— Christian Women of Salisbury: 11:30 a.m. third Wednesdays, J.F. Hurley YMCA conference room; reservations required • Loretta Burleyson 704-855-4844.

— Salisbury Rowan Church Women United: Assembly meeting 5 p.m. third Tuesdays, Milford Hills United Methodist, 1630 Statesville Blvd.

The young women of Church Women United: 6 p.m. third Mondays,  Blue Bay Restaurant on E. Innes St.

— Salisbury Woman’s Club: 11:30 a.m. second Wednesdays at the clubhouse, 1237 W. Innes St. • Angelia S. Bates pres., carolinagirl669@yahoo.com, 704-267-4258 , www.salisburywomansclub.org or Facebook

— Salisbury International Woman’s Club: 7-9 p.m. fourth Thursdays, Sept.-June • Digna Freirich pres., 704 636 5194, dignajeff@aol.com

— Spencer Woman’s Club: 7 p.m. second Thursdays, SWC Clubhouse, 101 Third St., Spencer • Jonnette Powell, 704-637-7061

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