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  1. Calendar Overlay Animal Shelter (1)
  2. Calendar Overlay Creek Week (11)
  3. Calendar Overlay Library (5)
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Animal Shelter

  1. 80% OFF Adoption Event

    August 21, 2019, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Animal Shelter

    Vaccines Provided: (If unaltered) a spay/neuter voucher worth $70, 5 in 1 vaccine for dogs, bordetella vaccine for dogs, 3 in 1 vaccine for cats, deworming for both, microchip for both and a 1 year rabies vaccine for both if age appropriate.

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Creek Week

  1. Setting up a Simple Irrigation System for your Home Garden

    August 21, 2019, 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Enter through front/main entrance - auditorium will be on the left.

    Join us for this 2 1/2 hour workshop on using a simple irrigation system in your home garden that saves time and water. Hands-on demonstration will be available. To register, please call the Rowan County Cooperative Extension Office at 704-216-8970. Event sponsored by Rowan County Cooperative Extension. #rowancreekweek

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  2. DIY Rain Barrel & Other Garden Projects

    August 21, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

    Join us for a DIY rain barrel workshop to help educate the community on how to conserve and harvest rain water as a sustainable way to water their garden. Participants will also learn how to create other garden projects such as a bee water station and garden rain chains. This workshop is FREE. Event sponsored by Happy Roots. #rowancreekweek

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  3. Explore Nature with Watercolor

    August 21, 2019, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

    Happy Roots invites the community to join in for some nature exploration in arts with watercolor painting. All ages welcome and no experience needed. This class is FREE although we do ask for participants to register in order to plan for materials. Event sponsored by Happy Roots. #rowancreekweek

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  4. Morgan Ridge Railwalk Brewery Tour

    August 22, 2019, 4:00 PM

    Enjoy a tour of the brewery with head brewer Jerod Lanam and a pint of beer. Event sponsored by Morgan Ridge Railwalk Brewery & Eatery. #rowancreekweek

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  5. Project WET Teacher Workshop

    August 22, 2019, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    This free workshop for educators provides a resourceful and creative collection of water related activities, information, and ideas. The Project WET workbook Includes 64 hands-on multidisciplinary activities in lesson plan format, and extensive background information on water as a natural resource. Environmental Education Certification Credit available. For more information and to register, contact Kelli Isenhour. Facilitated by: Alisa Wicliff and Kim Garrett, Cato College of Education, UNC Charlotte. Event sponsored by Rowan County Soil & Water Conservation District. #rowancreekweek

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  6. Sunset Paddle on the Yadkin

    August 23, 2019, 6:00 PM

    Check out the new Yadkin River Park and join us for a paddle along the Yadkin River. Stay and watch the sun set over the water. Event sponsored by the Salisbury Kayak Armada. #rowancreekweek

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  7. Eagle Point Clean-Up and Nature Walk

    August 24, 2019, 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Eagle Point Nature Preserve

    Join us for a clean-up and nature hike at Eagle Point Nature Preserve. Gloves and bags will be provided. Please wear close-toed shoes as there may be some wading involved. Participants with kayaks or canoes are invited to help collect trash in the coves. Please bring insect repellant, sunscreen, and bottled water. Event sponsored by Muddy Sneakers. #rowancreekweek

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  8. Town Creek Clean-Up

    August 24, 2019, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

    Join us for a clean-up event at Town Creek Park in Salisbury. Gloves and bags will be provided. Please wear close-toed shoes as there may be some wading involved. Bring insect repellant, sunscreen, and bottled water. We will meet at the gazebo. Event sponsored by City of Salisbury Storm Water. #rowancreekweek

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  9. Bring Your Basket to the Bullhole

    August 24, 2019, 12:00 PM

    Join renowned educator and storyteller Theresa Pierce as she gives a history of picnicking at the "Bullhole" (Riverpark) and other historical facts about the park. Bring your own basket (picnic, that is) and enjoy a lively presentation as Pierce dresses in period costume and takes us back in time. Event sponsored by RSSS Horizons Unlimited. #rowancreekweek

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  10. Meet the Animal: Hellbender

    August 24, 2019, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Nature Center

    Join us for a chance to see the hellbender, North Carolina's largest salamander, and learn all about them. Feeding demonstration to follow. Program will be held in the Nature Center Auditorium (building located behind the Nature Center). Event sponsored by Rowan Wild. #rowancreekweek

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  11. Family Movie Night: Moana (PG)

    August 24, 2019, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

    Join us for an outdoor family movie night featuring Moana (PG). Event sponsored by Salisbury Academy and City of Salisbury. #rowancreekweek

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Library

  1. Escape Room

    August 27, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Rowan Public Library Headquarters - Stanback Auditorium

    Picture this: you’re a conservationist that is trying to track down animal smugglers who are targeting endangered species in North Carolina. You find their hideout, but once you walk inside, the door locks behind you and you’re trapped! Can you save the animals that are being held there, find evidence to bring the smugglers to justice, and escape in an hour? This program will be presented by Kelli Isenhour, education coordinator for Rowan County Soil and Water Conservation. Teen.

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  2. Book Bites Book Club

    August 27, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ South Rowan Regional Library - Meeting Room

    Refreshments will be served, and new members are welcome. Contact Paulette at Paulette.Stiles@rowancountync.gov for details about this month’s selection. Adult.

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  3. Escape Room

    August 29, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Rowan Public Library - East Branch - Meeting Room

    Picture this: you’re a conservationist that is trying to track down animal smugglers who are targeting endangered species in North Carolina. You find their hideout, but once you walk inside, the door locks behind you and you’re trapped! Can you save the animals that are being held there, find evidence to bring the smugglers to justice, and escape in an hour? This program will be presented by Kelli Isenhour, education coordinator for Rowan County Soil and Water Conservation. Teen.

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  4. Scavenger Hunt: U.S. Presidents

    August 30, 2019, All Day @ Rowan Public Library Headquarters

    For HQ and South: Can you find the pictures of the United States presidents that are hidden throughout the children’s room? Complete the challenge and get a prize! This scavenger hunt will run through September 30. For more information, call 704-216-8234. Children. Family.

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  5. Library Card Sign-up Month

    August 31, 2019, All Day @ Rowan Public Library Headquarters

    For all branches: Help celebrate Library Card Sign-up Month 2019! Library cards are priceless – do you have yours? At RPL, cards are free and, when kept in good standing, offer access to RPL’s circulating collection, computer labs, and online resources and materials. Contact your nearest branch for more details or visit RPL’s website. Children. Teen. Adult. Family.

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Main Calendar

  1. Rowan County Planning Board Meeting

    August 26, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ J. Newton Cohen, Sr. Room

    The August meeting of the Rowan County Planning Board will be held at 7:00 PM on Monday August 26th. The meeting will take place at 130 W Innes St. Salisbury, NC 28144. A link to the agenda and report can be found in the side bar.

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Social Services

  1. Department of Social Services Board Meeting

    August 27, 2019, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Large Conference Room at the Department of Social Services

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