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Town Crier community meetings Dec. 23-29

Community Calendar

Listings based on last best information received. Confirm before attending.

Fourth Monday, Dec. 23
— Salisbury-Rowan Board of Education, 5 pm, 500 N. Main St.
— Kannapolis City Council, 6 pm, Kannapolis City Hall, 401 Laureate Way.
— DAV Auxiliary no. 96, VA building 42, 6 pm, 704-209-4026.
— Essie Mae Kiser Foxx Charter School Board, 6-7:30 pm, 729 N. Long. St., East Spencer.
— Psi Chi Chap of Chi Eta Phi Sorority, 6:30 pm, RPL, 201 W. Fisher St, 704-639-9936.

Fourth Tuesday, Dec. 24
— 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.
— PGTToastmasters, 5:30-6:30 pm, St. John’s Lutheran Ed Building, 200 W. Innes St. , 828-310-8491, https://peoplegrowingtogether.toastmastersclubs.org
— RoCo Democrat Party exec cttee, 6:30 pm, RCDP Headquarters, 1504 W. Innes St info@rowancodems.com

Fourth Wednesday, Dec. 25
— Merry Christmas!

Fourth Thursday, Dec. 26
— Civitan Club of Salisbury, 11:30 am-1:30 pm,Country Club of Salisbury, www.salisburycivitan.org
— Amvets Post 565 Bingo, Rowan County Fairgrounds. Early games 4:30, regular program 7 pm.
— Fulton Masonic Lodge member meeting, 6 pm, 401 N. Fulton St.
— Davidson County Democrats, Yarborough’s, Lexington. Dinner 6 pm, meeting 7 pm, davidsoncountydems@yahoo.com
— Carolina Historical Assoc. for Metal Detecting, 7:30 pm, Club House, 2815 Grace Church Road, 704-310-6321.

Fourth Friday, Dec. 27
— Salisbury Kiwanis, noon-1 p.m. Country Club, kiwanisclubofsalisburync.portalbuzz.com

Fourth Saturday, Dec. 28
— Toastmasters, Goldmine, 8:30 am, Connect Christian Church, 3101 Davidson Hwy, Concord. 704-307-8187, www.goldminetoastmasters.com
— R A Clement Association, 9 am, R. A. Clement Rosenwald School old bldg, Cleveland.
— West Rowan Neighborhood Center Advisory Council, 10 am, R.A. Clement Rosenwald School old bldg, Cleveland.
— Price High school alumni, 3 pm, Western Star Lodge no. 9, 912 Old Concord Road. 704-633-7162.

Comments

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