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Town Crier community meetings June 26-July 2

Fourth Monday, June 26 

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.

Salisbury-Rowan Board of Education, 5 p.m., 500 N. Main St.

Kannapolis City Council, 6 p.m., Laureate Center, Kannapolis City Hall, 401 Laureate Way.

DAV and Auxiliary no. 96, 6:30 p.m., Building 42 at the VA.

Psi Chi Chapter of Chi Eta Phi Sorority, 6:30 p.m., RPL, 201 W. Fisher St., 704-639-9936.

 

Fourth Tuesday, June 27

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.

Planning Board regular meeting, 4 p.m., City Council Chambers, 217 S. Main St.

Rowan County Board of Social Services (DSS), 5:30 p.m., 1813 E. Innes St.

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.

Special meeting: Town of Faith Board of Aldermen, 5:30 p.m., Faith Town Hall regarding fiscal year end financials.

 

Fourth Wednesday, June 28 

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

Rockwell Community Bingo, Age 60+. Rockwell McDonalds 9 a.m. breakfast, 10 a.m. Bingo. 704-279-7241.

 

Fifth Thursday, June 29

Kannapolis Farmers Market, 4-7 p.m., corner of Vance and Dale Earnhardt.

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

Country dance lessons, 6:30-9 p.m. Thursdays: $4. Harold B. Jarrett American Legion Post 342, 1024 Lincolnton Road. 704-450-7446.

 

Fifth Friday, June 30

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 Chturch, 2515 E. Innes St. Transportation: 704-232-9130.

 

First Saturday, July 1 

Rowan Republican Breakfast, 8 a.m., Johnny’s BBQ, 8:30 a.m. program, 8640 Hwy 52, Rockwell.Discussion 9 a.m. Info 704- 310-0766.

No July meetings: Rowan Republican Executive Committee and the Rowan Republican Women.

Toastmasters, Goldmine: 8:30-10 a.m., Connect Christian Church, 3101 Davidson Highway, Concord. Matthew Charity, 704-307-8187, uspsmc@hotmail.com, www.goldminetoastmasters.com

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.

 

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

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