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Town Crier community meetings June 25-July 1

Fourth Monday, June 25

Smart Start Rowan Board Meeting, lunch 11:30 am, meeting at noon. Smart Start Rowan office, 1329 Jake Alexander Blvd S.

Park Plaza public meeting of the Historic Preservation Commission, 4 p.m. Spencer Board of Aldermen Chambers. Presentation by Studio Wales plus Q & A.

Salisbury Elks Lodge bingo, 508 S. Main St, to raise funds for its charities. Early games 5 pm, regular bingo 7 pm, 704-798-8168.

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

Essie Mae Kiser Foxx Charter School Board meetings 6 pm,, EastSquare Artworks, 120 E. Innes St.

Kannapolis City Council, 6 pm, Laureate Center, Kannapolis City Hall, 401 Laureate Way.

DAV Auxiliary no. 96, VA building 42, 6 pm, 704-209-4026.

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

Fourth Tuesday, June 26

Free coffee and doughnuts for veterans, 9-11 am, Frontier Coffee Shoppe in Thelma’s Restaurant, West End Plaza.

TOPS NC 437, 10 am, Lakeview Baptist, 2532 Lane St, Kannapolis. Weigh-in 9:30 am, 704-938-3634.

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

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

Rowan County Democrat Party exec committee, 6:30 pm, RCDP HQ, 1504 W. Innes St. info@rowancodems.com

Fourth Wednesday, June 27

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, June 28

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

Civitan Club of Salisbury, noon-1:30 pm,, Country Club of Salisbury, Club Drive. www.salisburycivitan.org

Special meeting: Town of Faith, 5 pm, for fiscal year-end finances.

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

East Rowan Dems host Meet Our Candidates picnic 5:30-8:30 pm, Oglesby Community Center, Dunn’s Mountain Road, Granite Quarry. Bring a side dish.

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

Fulton Masonic Lodge member meeting, 6 pm, 401 N. Fulton St.

Davidson County Democrats, Yarborough’s, 321 Marco Drive, Lexington. Dinner 6 pm, meeting 7 pm, davidsoncountydems@yahoo.com

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

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

Fifth Friday, June 29

China Grove Farmers Market, 4-6 pm, China Grove Roller Mill. 308 N. Main St. May-Sept.

Fifth Saturday, June 30

Toastmasters, Goldmine, 8:30 am, Connect Christian Church, 3101 Davidson Hwy, Concord. Matthew Charity, 704-307-8187, www.goldminetoastmasters.com

Salisbury Farmer’s Market, 8 a.m.-noon. 520 S. Main St, www.salisburyfarmersmarket.com/

Lexington Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-1 pm, Saturdays: 129 S. Railroad St, Lexington.

First Sunday, July 1

All-American Celebration and Car Show, 4 p.m. Bring cars, trucks, bikes, tractors to show. Hot dogs, popcorn, cold drinks, ice cream. Free, kid-friendly birthday party for the United States. Held at Landmark Church, 1910 Mooresville Road.

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