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Fifth Monday, Dec. 31
— New Year’s Eve
— Salisbury Elks Lodge bingo, 508 S. Main St. Early games 5 pm, regular bingo 7 pm, 704-798-8168.

First Tuesday, Jan. 1
— New Year’s Day 2019
— Moved to Wednesday: Salisbury City Council
— Moved to Jan. 8: China Grove Town Board

First Wednesday, Jan. 2
— Salisbury Lion’s Club, Noon, Harold B. Jarrett Legion Post, 1024 Lincolnton Road. www.facebook.com/SalisburyNCLions/
— Salisbury City Council, 5 pm, City Hall, 217 S. Main St (Shown on Access16 Wednesdays, Fridays, Sundays at 9 am, 3 pm, 8 pm)
— Salisbury Rowan Convention & Visitors Bureau master plan cttee, noon, Gateway Bldg, 204 E. Innes St.
— Salisbury Community Appearance Commission, 4 pm, Council Chambers, 217 S. Main St.

First Thursday, Jan. 3
— Salisbury Rowan Convention & Visitors Bureau SRCVB destination marketing cttee, 10 am, Gateway Bldg, 204 E. Innes St.
— AARP, 1 pm, Rufty-Holmes Sr Center. Guardian Ad Litem specialist Mandy Flores; officer installation; pizza party.
— Civitan Club of Salisbury, noon-1:30 pm,Country Club of Salisbury, Club Drive. www.salisburycivitan.org
— People Growing Together Toastmasters, 5:45 pm, J.F. Hurley YMCA, 828 Jake Alexander Blvd W., 828-310-8491, gteamsedwards@windstream.net
— HAC, 4 pm, Council Chambers, 217 S. Main St.
— Andrew Jackson Masonic Lodge Stated Communications, 6 pm dinner, 7 pm meeting.
— Kennedy Hall American Legion Post 106 Cleveland, 6 pm dinner, 7 pm meeting.
— NAACP general meeting, 7 pm, Location TBA.
— Eureka Lodge 45, 7 pm, 1433 Old Wilkesboro Road. 704-636-3267 or 7040-798-2032.

First Saturday, Jan. 5
— No Rowan Republican breakfast in January
— Toastmasters, Goldmine, 8:30 am, Connect Christian Church, 3101 Davidson Hwy, Concord. 704-307-8187, www. goldminetoastmasters.com
— Cleveland Lions Club Winter Breakfast, 7-10 am, Cleveland Lions Den, 106 Cemetery St. Funds raised support the visually impaired and other humanitarian projects. By donation. 704-278-2252.

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