Town Crier Community meetings May 15-21
Third Monday, May 15
Circle of Parents 10-11:30 a.m., for families with children to age 5. Childcare, transportation at no cost. New Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 2785 Dunns Mountain Road, Quyona Rawley 704-603-3351,
Alzheimer’s information, 1-3 p.m. Care Giver Challenges. Info Cyndi Reinhardt, 336-460-1741. At 10thread, 1024 S. Fulton St.
Salisbury Elks Lodge bingo, 508 S. Main St., to raise funds for its charities. Early games 5 p.m., regular bingo 7 p.m. 704-798-8168.
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., Blue Bay Restaurant, 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.
Cleveland Lions Club, 7 p.m., Cleveland Lions Den, Cemetery St., Cleveland. Meetings include dinner. Info 704-278-0974.
Third Tuesday, May 16
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.,Lakeview Baptist, 2532 Lane St., Kannapolis. Weigh-in 9:30 a.m., 704-938-3634.
Rowan County Senior Democrats, 1 p.m., Rowan Public Library, 201 W. Fisher St. Alice Mitchell, 704-870-8380.
Salisbury City Council, 5 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 by Field Directors from Americans for Prosperity; County Commissioner Mike Caskey on the prayer issue.
L&R Beach Bingo and Vineyard, 6 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday. Not-for-profit, proceeds used for community projects. 960 Talbert Blvd., Lexington. 704-310-8888.
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.
Genealogical Society of Rowan, 7 p.m. Dr. Gary Freeze on the Ulster Migration. Hurley Room, Rowan Public Library.
Third Wednesday, May 17
Salisbury Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-noon,. W. Fisher and S. Jackson streets.
Lexington Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., The Depot on Railroad St.
East Spencer Mammogram Party, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. with refreshments and activities at Town Hall building, 105 S. Long St. Info 704-636-7111 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Bingo for age 60+ , 2 p.m. Info Dawn McGuinn or Eva Millsaps, 336-250-8585 or mdor.mkt@The MeadowsofRockwell. 612 China Grove Highway, Rockwell.
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. 704-279-7241.
Third Thursday, May 18
People Growing Together Toastmasters, 5:45-6:45 p.m., J.F. Hurley YMCA, 828 Jake Alexander Blvd. W., 828-310-8491, email@example.com
Kannapolis Farmers Market, 4-7 p.m., corner of Vance and Dale Earnhardt.
Technical Review Cttee. for City of Salisbury, 9 a.m., Plaza seminar room, 100 W. Innes St.
Town Hall Meeting with Rep. Harry Warren, 6-7 p.m., Rowan County Commissioners Chambers, 130 West Innes St.
Rowan Republican Women meet informally at Wink’s BBQ, 164 W. Innes St. following Rep Warren’s Town Hall Meeting. Info 704-856-6403.
Human Relations Council, 6 p.m., City Hall Council Chambers, 217 S. Main St., http://www.salisburync.gov/Departments/Administration/Pages/Boards-and-ommissions.aspx
Andrew Jackson Masonic Lodge Stated Communications, 6 p.m. dinner, 7 p.m. meeting.
Downtown Kannapolis general business meeting, 6:30 p.m., Rotary Hall, 211 West Ave. email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Carolina Artists, 6:30-8 p.m. 1120 South Martin Luther King, Jr. Ave., 704-633-2852.
Country dance lessons, 6:30-9 p.m., $4. Harold B. Jarrett American Legion Post 342, 1024 Lincolnton Road. 704-450-7446.
VFW Post 8989, 7 p.m., 2500 N. Cannon Blvd., Kannapolis, Commander Mike Golembiowski, 704-933-6186.
Third Friday, May 19
Gentle exercise for age 60+, 9 a.m., The Meadows of Rockwell, 612 China Grove Hwy. Low-impact program. Register in advance with Devan Bertch at 704-698-6459.
China Grove Farmers Market, 4-6 p.m., China Grove Roller Mill. 308 N. Main St.
Faith based addictions program, 7 p.m., Faith Baptist Church, 904 Chipola St. Transportation: 704-791-5987 OR 7 p.m., Tabernacle Baptist Church, 2515 E. Innes St. Transportation: 704-232-9130.
Third Saturday, May 20
Salisbury Rowan Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-noon, West Fisher at South Jackson Street.
Lexington Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Saturdays: 129 S. Railroad St., Lexington.
Delta Sigma Theta, Salisbury Alumnae Chapter, 10 a.m., Monica Green, 704-636-4875.
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