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Town Crier community meetings May 9-15

Monday, May 9 

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

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.

Ro Co Foster/Adoptive Parent Assoc., 6:30 p.m., Partners In Learning Center. Info: Jennifer, 704-245-8055.

 Multiple Sclerosis support group, 6:30 p.m. J.F. Hurley YMCA, Jake Alexander Blvd. 704-798-3341.

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.

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

 

Tuesday, May 10

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-in 9:30 a.m., 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

Joint Planning Cttee. Rowan County commissioners/ RSS BoE, 4 p.m., Rowan County Admin. 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.

Town Hall Day/Let’s Celebrate East Spencer — 4-6 p.m. Northside Community Building, East Spencer, 105 S. Long St. Details: 704-636-7111

Epilepsy support of Rowan/Cabarrus, 6-7:30 p.m., NorthEast Medical Center, Concord. 704-403-1986 or 704-639-0847.

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, May 11

SRCVB destination development cttee., 11:30 a.m., Gateway Bldg., 204 E. Innes St.

SRCVB board of directors, noon, Gateway Bldg., 204 E. Innes St.

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

 

Thursday, May 12

PGT Toastmasters, 5:45-6:45 p.m., J.F. Hurley YMCA, 828 Jake Alexander Blvd. W., 828-310-8491.

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

Human Relations Council executive cttee., 4:30 p.m. City office bldg., 132 N. Main St., 704-638-5217, www.srhrc.org

Salisbury Historic Preservation Commission 5:15 p.m., City Council Chambers.

Fulton Masonic Lodge members, 6 p.m., 401 N. Fulton St.

AAUW, 6:30 p.m., FUCC fellowship hall, 207 W. Horah St. http://salisbury-nc.aauw.net

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

Rowan Humanists, . 7 p.m., Temple Israel, 1600 Brenner Ave. 704-209-3598.

Circle of Hope for parents grieving the loss of a child, 7-8:30 p.m., 2290 Statesville Blvd. 704-630-0319.

 

Friday, May 13

China Grove Farmers Market, 4-6 p.m., China Grove Roller Mill. 308 N. Main St.

Christian Motorcyclist Association, 7 p.m., Ryan’s Steakhouse, Jake Alexander Blvd. Crossroad Christian Riders, 336-242-4993.

 

Saturday, May 14

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

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

Lexington Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., The Depot on Railroad St.

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

 

Sunday, May 15 

Spencer Presbyterian strawberry festival, 1-3 p.m. Strawberry desserts, musical entertainment. 1st Street across from entrance to NC Transportation Museum.

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