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Town Crier community meetings July 8-14

Community Calendar

Second Monday, July 8
— Celebration of Life for breast cancer survivors; 1 pm, K&W Cafeteria, 1925 Jake Alexander Blvd. maryknappnc@gmail.com or 980-234-4479.
— Kannapolis Board of Education, 5 pm, KCS Admin offices, 100 Denver St.
— Salisbury Elks Lodge bingo, 508 S. Main St. Early games 5 pm, regular bingo 7 pm, 704-798-8168.
— Kannapolis City Council, 6 pm, Laureate Center, Kannapolis City Hall, 401 Laureate Way.
— Salisbury Rowan Davie Livingstone Alumni, 6 pm, 800 W. Thomas St, Livingstone College Walls Center. Pres. William Coleman, 980-234-4793.
— Ro Co Foster/Adoptive Parent Assoc, 6:30 pm, Partners In Learning Center. Info: Jennifer, 704-245-8055.
— Multiple Sclerosis support, 6:30 pm, J.F. Hurley YMCA, Jake Alexander Blvd 704-798-3341, cascotton@carolina.rr.com
— Rockwell Board of Aldermen, 7 pm, Town Hall, 202 E. Main St, Rockwell.
— Cleveland Town Board of Commissioners, 7 pm, Town Hall, 302 E. Main St.
— Chap. 909 Vietnam Vets, Concord, 7 pm, Cabarrus Sr Ctr, 331 Corban Ave SE. 704-932-5544, 704-782-6793.
— Rowan County Beekeepers, 7 pm, Rowan County Ag Center, Old Concord Road, Rowan beekeepersassociation@gmail.com

Second Tuesday, July 9
— Free coffee and doughnuts for veterans, 9-11 am, K&W Cafeteria 1925 Jake Alexander Blvd.
— TOPS NC 437, 10 am, Lakeview Baptist, 2532 Lane St, Kannapolis. Weigh-in 9:30 am, 704-938-3634.
— Salisbury Planning Board Cttee 3, 3 pm, 217 S. Main St, first floor conference room, City Hall.
— Salisbury Planning Board, 4 pm, Council Chambers, City Hall, 217 S. Main St.
— People Growing Together Toastmasters, 5:30-6:30 pm, St. John’s Lutheran Ed Building, 200 W. Innes St, Glenda Edwards 828-310-8491, gteamsedwards@windstream.net, https://peoplegrowingtogether.toastmastersclubs.org
— Rowan Humanists, 6 pm, Palms Cafe, 1609 W. Innes St. 704-209-3598.
— Rowan County Board of Health, 6:30 pm, Rowan County Health Dept. community room, 1811 E. Innes St.
— Faith Board of Aldermen, 7 pm, Town Hall, 100 N. Main St.
— Spencer Board of Aldermen, 7 pm, Spencer Municipal Bldg, 600 S. Salisbury Ave.

Second Wednesday, July 10
— Rowan County Personnel Commission, 9 a.m., second floor Rowan County Admin Bldg, 130 W. Innes St. Closed session to consider Rowan County personnel policies.
— SRCVB Salisbury Rowan County Convention & Visitors Bureau destination development cttee, 11:30 am, Gateway Bldg, 204 E. Innes St.
— SRCVB Salisbury Rowan County Convention & Visitors Bureau board of directors, noon, Gateway Bldg, 204 E. Innes St.
— Salisbury Lion’s Club, Noon, Harold B. Jarrett Legion Post, 1024 Lincolnton Road. www.facebook.com/SalisburyNCLions/
— J.C. Price Post regular meeting, 6:30 pm, 1433 Old Wilkesboro Road, 704-636-2950.

Second Thursday, July 11
— Civitan Club of Salisbury, noon-1:30 pm,Country Club of Salisbury, Club Drive. www.salisburycivitan.org
— Amvets Post 565 Bingo, Rowan County Fairgrounds. Doors open 3 pm, early games 4:30, regular program 7 pm.  Everyone welcome.
— Kannapolis Farmers Market, 4-7 pm, corner of Vance and Dale Earnhardt.
— Human Relations Council exec cttee, s 4:30 pm, City office Bldg, 132 N. Main St, 704-638-5217, www.srhrc.org
— Salisbury Historic Preservation Commission 5:15 pm, City Council Chambers.
— Fulton Masonic Lodge members, 6 pm, 401 N. Fulton St.
— Rowan Republican Exec Cttee, 7 pm, County Admin Bldg, 130 W. Innes St, Info 704-232-4047.
— Circle of Hope for parents grieving the loss of a child, 7-8:30 pm, 2290 Statesville Blvd. Lori Yang, 704-630-0319.

Second Friday, July 12
— Salisbury Kiwanis, noon-1 p.m., Salisbury Country Club, kiwanisclubofsalisburync.portalbuzz.com
— China Grove Farmers Market, 4-6 pm, China Grove Roller Mill. 308 N. Main St.
— Rowan Young Republicans, 6 p.m., Hendrix BBQ in Spencer, 615 N. Salisbury Ave., 704-223-2957.
— Christian Motorcyclist Assoc, 7 pm, Blue Bay Restaurant, 1007 E. Innes St, Alan Waller 704-267-6068.

Second Saturday, July 13
— Salisbury Farmer’s Market, 8 a.m.-noon. 520 S. Main St, www.salisburyfarmersmarket.com/
— Toastmasters, Goldmine, 8:30-10 a.m., Connect Christian Church, 3101 Davidson Hwy, Concord. Matthew Charity, 704-307-8187, www. goldminetoastmasters.com
— Lexington Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., 129 S. Railroad St., Lexington.
— Mooresville Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-noon, 255 E. Iredell Ave, www.racecityusa.org
— RCDP monthly breakfast, 10 am. Speaker Yvonne Lewis Holley for Lt. Governor. Potluck, RCDP HQ, 1504 W. Innes St. $10 donation appreciated.
— John Knox Chapter of the DAR, 10:30 am, Daughters of the American Revolution. Rowan Public Library, 201 W Fisher St. Carol Salisbury 704-855-7510.

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