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Fourth Monday, Oct. 23 

Fall Spruce Up Week & Appliance and Tire Collection Oct. 23-27. https://salisburync.gov

The Public Art Committee, 11:30 am at Waterworks Visual Arts Center,  123 E. Liberty St., 704-636-1882.

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.

Salisbury City Council Candidate Forum, Catawba College. 6 p.m. Oct. 23: Peeler Crystal Lounge, Catawba College, submit questions to editor@salisburypost.com

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

DAV Auxiliary no. 96, VA building 6, 6 p.m. Call 704-209-4026.

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

 

Fourth Tuesday, Oct. 24

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.

Rowan Republican Executive Committee, 7 p.m., upstairs County Admin. Bldg., 130 W. Innes St. Other Rowan Republicans welcome as guests. 704-232-4047.

 

Fourth Wednesday, Oct. 25 

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

United Way Third Report Meeting, Noon-1 p.m., Team Chevrolet.

 

Fourth Thursday, Oct. 26

Rowan Redbuds, 1 p.m. at Foil Tatum Park, 223 N. McCoy Road. Walk and Talk by Steve Brown; canceled if weather is bad. 704-637-0928.

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

Rowan Alzheimer’s Support, 5:30-7 p.m., Trinity Oaks. 728 Klumac Road. Teresa Dakins, Deborah Tillman 704-603-2776.

Fulton Masonic Lodge member meeting, 6 p.m., 401 N. Fulton St.

Davidson County Democrats, Yarborough’s, 321 Marco Drive, Lexington. Dinner 6 p.m., meeting 7 p.m. 336-250-4606, davidsoncountydems@yahoo.com

Rowan Brain Injury support group, 7 p.m., 108 Dorsett Drive, off Statesville Blvd., 980-622-7732, 704-905-2353, 704-637-1521.

Carolina Historical Assoc. for Metal Detecting, 7:30 p.m., Club House, 2815 Grace Church Road, 704-310-6321, 336-474-7268

 

Fourth Friday, Oct. 27

East Spencer Police Department’s Fun Day. 3:30-7:30 p.m., corner of Weant and Long Streets. 704-636-7111.

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.

North Hills Christian School Thanksgiving Boston Butt sale begins. abrannigan@northhillschristian.com or 704-636-3005 ext. 503.

 

Fourth Saturday, Oct. 28

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

Salisbury Rowan Farmers Market, 9 a.m.-noon, West Fisher at South Jackson Street.

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

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

Cleveland Lions’ Brunswick Stew — 11 a.m.–3 p.m. Oct. 28: or until sold out. Dine in $7; Take out available: quart, half gallon, gallon. Cleveland Lions Den, 106 Cemetery St. Info and prices at 704-278-0974.

Price High school alumni, 3 p.m., Western Star Lodge no. 9, 912 Concord Road. Carolyn William, pres., 704-633-7162.

Toss for Tots Fundraiser sponsored by Prevent Child Abuse Rowan, 6-10 p.m., F&M Trolley Barn. Tickets at the door or www.preventchildabuserowan.org

Astronomical Society of Rowan, 7:30 p.m. 1920 Deal Road. www.astrowan.org

 

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