Town Crier community meetings, April 23-29
Fourth Monday, April 23
Smart Start Rowan Board, lunch 11:30 a.m., meeting noon. Smart Start Rowan office, 1329 Jake Alexander Blvd. S.
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 Auxiliary no. 96, VA building 42, 6 p.m. 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, April 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 County Commission candidates forum hosted by Rowan County Tea Party, Statesville Blvd. Bluebay. 6 p.m. dinner, fourm afterward.
Fourth Wednesday, April 25
Rockwell Community Bingo, Age 60+. Rockwell McDonalds 9 a.m. breakfast, 10 a.m. Bingo. Info 704-279-7241.
Salisbury Lion’s Club, Noon, Harold B. Jarrett Legion Post, 1024 Lincolnton Road. Lunch plus programs. Visitors welcome.
Fourth Thursday, April 26
Rowan Alzheimer’s Support, 5:30-7 p.m. Trinity Oaks. 728 Klumac Road. Teresa Dakins, Deborah Tillman 704-603-2776.
People Growing Together Toastmasters, 5:45-6:45 p.m., J.F. Hurley YMCA, 828 Jake Alexander Blvd. W., 828-310-8491, firstname.lastname@example.org
Fulton Masonic Lodge member meeting, 6 p.m., 401 N. Fulton St.
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, April 27
Astronomical Society of Rowan star party, 6-9 p.m. for the general public, at Carolina International School, 9545 Poplar Tent Road, Concord. Info: 704-455-4672, 704-855-1591, www.astrowan.org
Fourth Saturday, April 28
Salisbury Rowan Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-noon,520 S. Main St.
R A Clemen Toastmasters, Goldmine, 8:30-10 a.m., Connect Christian Church, 3101 Davidson Highway, Concord. 704-307-8187, www.goldminetoastmasters.com
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.
Livingstone’s annual Children’s Book Festival, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., front lawn of the campus, for children preschool-12 years. Each child will receive new books.
Price High school alumni, 3 p.m., Western Star Lodge, 912 Concord Road. Carolyn William, pres., 704-633-7162.
National Armwrestling Competition, registration/weigh-in 3 p.m., tournament begins 4 p.m. At Galloways 4WD Truck Show. Finch Road, Richfield.
Fifth Sunday, April 29
4th Annual Families First-NC,Inc. Flip Flops and Flamingos, 5-8p.m. F & M Trolley Barn. Tickets and info 704-630-0481.
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