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Town Crier community meetings Feb. 10-16

Community Calendar

Second Monday, Feb. 10
— Celebration of Life for breast cancer survivors; 1 pm, K&W Cafeteria, 1925 Jake Alexander Blvd. maryknappnc@gmail.com or 980-234-4479.
— RSS Board of Education work session, 1 pm, 500 N. Main St.
— One Blood, www.cbcc.us. St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 205 St. Paul Church Road, 2-6:30 pm
— Kannapolis Board of Education, 5 pm, KCS Admin offices, 100 Denver St.
— Salisbury Rowan Davie Livingstone Alumni executive board, 6-6:45 pm / General chapter meeting 7-8 p.m. 800 W. Thomas St, Walls Center, Livingstone College. Pres. William Coleman, 980-234-4793.
— Kannapolis City Council, 6 pm, Laureate Center, Kannapolis City Hall, 401 Laureate Way.
— 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, Rowanbeekeepersassociation@gmail.com
— Landis Board of Aldermen, 7 pm, Town Hall, 312 S. Main St, Landis. (Postponed from Feb. 3)

Second Tuesday, Feb. 11
— Rowan Vocational Opportunities Board of Directors, 2728 Old Concord Road, 7:30 a.m.
RedCrossBlood.org. Salisbury High School, 500 Lincolnton Road, 8:30-1:30
— 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.
— Outlook Readers book discussion group of AAUW, 10:30 a.m. Trinity Oaks card room, 728 Klumac Road, http://salisbury-nc.aauw.net
— Soup Kitchen open at Tower of Power, 601 E Cemetery St., noon-2 p.m.
— 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.
— Rowan History Club, 7 pm, Messinger Room, 202 N. Main St, rear entrance.

Second Wednesday, Feb. 12
— One Blood, www.cbcc.us. RCCC North Campus, 1333 Jake Alexander Blvd S, 9- 1:30.
— 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, Feb. 13
— 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.
— Human Relations Council exec cttee, 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.
— AAUW, 6:30 pm, Locations vary. Events announced in Salisbury Post Time Out section. www.salisbury-nc.aauw.net
— Rowan Republican Exec Cttee, 7 pm, County Admin Bldg, 130 W. Innes St, 704-278-0661.
— 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, Feb. 14
RedCrossBlood.org. Price Pharmacy, 110 E. Bank St, Granite Quarry, 11-3:30
— Salisbury Kiwanis, noon-1 p.m. Country Club, kiwanisclubofsalisburync.portalbuzz.com
— Rowan Young Republicans Club, 6-7 p.m. Pancho Villas Mexican Grill and Bar, 1510 Stokes Ferry Road, 704-223-2957.
— Christian Motorcyclist Assoc, 7 pm, Blue Bay Restaurant, 1007 E. Innes St, Alan Waller 704-267-6068.

Third Saturday, Feb. 15
— Toastmasters, Goldmine, 8:30 am, Connect Christian Church, 3101 Davidson Hwy, Concord. Matthew Charity, 704-307-8187, www.goldminetoastmasters.com
— Delta Sigma Theta Salisbury Alumnae, 10 am, Natalie Rivers, 704-232-2514, president@Salisburyalumnaedst.org
— Toy & Baseball Card Show, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Rowan County Fair Grounds, 1560 Julian Road. Rowan County Fair Association

Third Sunday, Feb. 16
RedCrossBlood.org. Mt. Moriah Lutheran, China Grove, 1-5:30.

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