• 59°

Local arts & entertainment news Oct. 31-Nov. 6

Community Calendar

 

Kannapolis History Associates presents
An Evening With Norris Dearmon : ‘97 Years In 60 Minutes’

7 p.m. Nov. 4
KANNAPOLIS — Kannapolis’ very own “Mr. History” himself, Norris Dearmon. Norris will share his life story. Learn how he first became interested in history, his involvement with the History Room, his employment at Cannon Mills and his former business, as well as his WWII enlistment, family, hobbies and public service.
(How many people do you know that can still wear clothes from ten years ago, let alone from the 1940s? Norris still fits into his WWII military uniform.)
A. L. Brown High School social room, 415 E. First St. Info at 704-796-0803.

 

The Michael Yang Foundation presents the 18th Annual
Voices of Hope-Music in the Park

2-4 p.m. Sunday
SPENCER — Celebration of life, healing through music.
Featuring local talent. Held at Library Park, 300 4th St. Rain Location: JF Hurley YMCA, Jake Alexander Blvd.
No entry fee; lawn seating; food and beverages available; bring lawn chair or blanket.
In memory of Michael Yang, Dec. 6, 1999 – Nov.12, 2001.
Proceeds benefit The Michael Yang Foundation. For more details or inclement weather call 704-630-0319.

 

Trinity Oaks inaugural holiday bazaar

10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Nov. 1
Trinity Oaks Retirement Community’s first Holiday Bazaar is Friday. More than 20 artists and crafters with unique handmade items will be on site at 728 Klumac Road.
Items include photography, copper, wood, watercolor, oils, acrylic, jewelry, wreaths, baked goods, cutting boards, pens, cork trivets, aprons, crocheted afghans, ornaments, lapboards, coloring books and wooden snowmen.
Cash and checks only.

 

 VA observes Native American Heritage Month

Nov 7 • Food Tasting noon-1 pm; Historical Native American Artifact viewing 8-430 pm. “Honoring Our Nations: Building Strength Through Understanding.” Salisbury VA, 1603 Brenner Ave Social Room.

 

PIGSTOCK 2019

Noon-5 p.m Nov. 2
GREENSBORO — Join the nine Greensboro area Rotary clubs on Saturday for their 7th annual hotly contested barbecue competition for the Boss Hawg championship trophy, with some of the best wood smoked pork, ribs, brisket, and chicken, along with a wide variety of sides, desserts, beer, wine, and a fine bourbon tasting…all you can eat and drink.
Live bluegrass music will be provided by Never Too Late and Can’t Hardly Play Boys and Gail.
Proceeds support Children of Vietnam (Educating, Healing, Sheltering, and Nurturing) and RUSH (Rotarians Unite to Stop Hunger).
Tickets are available for all you can eat food with tea and water or all you can eat food, beer, and wine: $30-$40. Children under 12 free; one adult must accompany each child. Tickets will be sold at the event or can be purchased ahead online: https://pigstock2019tix.eventbee.com/

About Post Lifestyles

Visit us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SalPostLifestyle/ and Twitter @postlifestlyes for more content

email author More by Post

Comments

Elections

Republicans on defense in state congressional races

Coronavirus

As officials face second wave of COVID-19, some resisting steps to curb virus

Business

Biz Roundup: Spalding wins state Executive of the Year award for work as Chamber president

Coronavirus

State health officials ease shutdown for church that had 181 COVID-19 cases

News

South Carolina tribe presents casino plan for Kings Mountain

News

Rockingham County ordered to reopen voting site

Racing

Michael Jordan’s NASCAR team partners with Joe Gibbs, Toyota

News

Zeta-caused landslide creates 90-mile detour in Mitchell, McDowell counties

BREAKING NEWS

Rowan County banking icon and community catalyst Paul Fisher dies

Coronavirus

State reports 20 COVID-19 cases at Rockwell Christian School, outbreak at Brightmoor Nursing Center

China Grove

Southern Rowan Christmas Parade to go on with COVID-19 safety measures in place

Local

Cress named Rowan County Emergency Services chief

Crime

Blotter: Two vehicles stolen after being left running

Nation/World

Six dead as Zeta soaks Gulf Coast and Southeast

Elections

Black Lives Matter signs will remain up at Carrboro polling site

Nation/World

Hackers snag $2.3 million from Wisconsin Republican Party

China Grove

In Senate race, Ford doubles cash on hand; Townsend spends $10,000 in House campaign

Elections

Two who attended rally for Trump in Gastonia test positive for COVID-19

Elections

Storm hinders Tillis events; Cunningham campaign activities remain quiet

Local

Trump-supporting organization to have downtown ‘Trump Train Parade’

Local

Spencer planning Christmas festivities for Dec. 12

Crime

Blotter: Rockwell man charged with removing electronic ankle monitor

Coronavirus

County’s rate of tests returning positive continues to decrease, still above 7%

BREAKING NEWS

UPDATED: Three charged in connection with drive-by shooting, vehicle pursuit