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7:00PM TO 10:00PM 211 W STANLY ST.


7:00PM TO 10:00PM 211 W STANLY ST.

7:00PM TO 10:00PM 211 W STANLY ST.

7:00PM TO 10:00PM 211 W STANLY ST.

Tickets on Sale Now for the 2017-2018 Old Courthouse Theatre Season

The Programming Committee of the Old Courthouse Theatre is excited to announce the 2017-2018 Main Stage Season:

Disaster! - Sept. 7 - 24

Southern Fried Funeral- Oct. 19 - Nov. 5

It's A Wonderful Life, A Live Radio Play- Nov. 30 - Dec. 17

Seussical- March 8 - 25

You Can't Take It With You- April 26 - May 3

Tickets are on sale now and may be purchased online at the link or by calling 704-788-2405.

The Old Courthouse Theatre is located at 49 Spring Street, North West.

Dances at Good Times Dinette
Dance every Saturday night 7:00- 10:00pm
$5.00 cover.Good Times Dinette featuring Drive - N- Country Band.1218 N.Second St.Albemarle.For more Pam 704-991-5521 or Margie 704-785-4260.

Senior Center Concord Dance

$6.00 at the door; 7:00 -10:00pm.
Doors open at 6:30pm
Friday, April 6...Delmonicos
Friday, April 13...Second Time Around
Saturday, April 14...Delmonicos
Friday, April 20 Country Music Legends
Friday, April 27...Cheyenne
Saturday, April 28...Crimson Rose

Concord Senior Center
331 Corban Avenue SE, Concord, 704-920-3484

Norwood Arbor Day Festival

Chris Marks Band at the Arbor Day Festival
Saturday, April 28 at 3 PM - 5 PM
Norwood, North Carolina

Cinco De Mayo Bike Night

Hosted by VFW Post 2908 Auxiliary
Saturday, May 5 at 4 PM - 11:59 PM
VFW Post 2908, 119 Anderson Rd,
Albemarle NC 28001

oin VFW Post 2908 Auxiliary as we host our first ever Bike Night! Bring your bikes over for an evening of fun and friends. Pool tournament, corn hole, prizes, raffles, DJ and food. Canteen will be open for cold alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. All proceeds go to support VFW programs and local veterans in need.

S.O.S. (Survivors of Suicide)

Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Tuesday, May 08, 2018
Albemarle, NC

This organization is for those who have lost someone to suicide and will meet the second Tuesday each month. For information, call Joy Beachum at (704) 438-3768

The Friends of Elvis Fan Club

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 -6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Tuesday, May 08, 2018- 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

N.C. 24-27 E.
Albemarle, NC

Meets the second Tuesday of each month from 6-9 p.m. at Blue Bay Seafood Restaurant, N.C. 24-27 E., Albemarle. No membership dues. Registered with Elvis Presley Enterprises.

Contact Betty at (704) 426-0796 or Vivian at (704) 294-0192 or

FREE Therapeutic Art Classes

Wednesday, March 14, 2018- 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Wednesday, May 09, 2018 -3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Special Events & Education
Center, Magnolia B
Carolinas HealthCare System
Albemarle, NC

Classes are free and open to the public. Attendees are not required to have any experience in the art projects listed. You only need to bring a good sense of humor and be ready to have fun with the other participants! Classes are held the 2nd Wednesday of every month, with class projects changing monthly. February 14-Design your own vase for Valentine's Day. Each participant will leave with a unique vase and cut flowers they arranged themselves. March 14-Make your own Magnets. Each participant will leave with a variety of their own custom-made refrigerator magnets. April 11-Fragrant Plants & Container Decorating. Each participant will decorate a flower pot and transplant a fragrant flower of their choice to enjoy at home. Sponsored By Carolinas HealthCare System Stanly

2018 Beach Blast

Saturday, May 12 at 3 PM - 9 PM
2018 Beach Blast
Hosted by Albemarle Downtown Development Corporation

We're bringing the beach to you! Enjoy a day of family fun activities.The outdoor concert starts at 3pm and features two regional bands. Break out your jelly shoes and Members Only jackets for '80's Rewind', then put on your shaggin' shoes and step to 'The Tonez'. Be sure to come early and shop downtown before the concert.

Cape Cod, Marthas Vineyard, Boston & Newport, RI

May 20th-25th, 2018 Price: $919 per person (double occupancy)

Your 6 Day/5 Night Trip Includes: 5 Nights Hotel Accommodations, 5 Breakfasts & 3 Dinners to include: 1 Fabulous Lobster Bake Dinner An Evening with Entertainment Trip Highlights: Scenic ferry ride and tour of Marthas Vineyard. Touring Hyannis which includes: JFK Memorial, Korean War Memorial, St. Francis Xaiver Church and the summer parish of the Kennedy Family. Guided tour of Boston which include: Freedom Trail, the Waterfront, Beacon Hill, USS Constitution, Bunker Hill Monument, Fenway Park, Paul Reveres House & the drive by the bar Cheers where everyone knows your name! Guided tour of Historic Newport, RI which includes: spectacular coastal scenery, Bowens Wharf and the acclaimed Ten Mile Drive and explore a beautiful Newport Mansion.

Our Second Bus is almost full. Call today if you are interested!

Stanly County Senior Services
Department A NC Certified Senior Center of Excellence
283 North Third Street
Albemarle, NC 28001

Stanly County Senior Center Presents a Fabulous Vacation to Cape Cod, Marthas Vineyard, Boston & Newport, RI Date of Trip:

Stanly County Senior Center Presents a Fabulous Vacation to Cape Cod, Marthas Vineyard, Boston & Newport, RI
Date of Trip: May 20  May 25, 2018 Price: $919.00 Per Person  Double Occupancy

$200 Deposit Due at time of registration Trip Opens:
Friday, October 6th
Your 6 Day/5 Night Trip Includes: R 5 Nights Hotel Accommodations, 5 Breakfasts & 3 Dinners to include:
1Fabulous Lobster Bake Dinner, An Evening with Entertainment R Enjoy a Scenic Ferry Ride to and Tour of Marthas Vineyard - Spend the day exploring the natural beauty of this idyllic Island. Travel through historic villages with "gingerbread" cottages and stately white mansions. Marvel at the pristine beach es and colorful clay cliffs. Explore historical and cultural attractions and shop at one - of - a - kind boutiques full o f handcrafts from local artists.
R Guided Tour of Boston, Mass   Where the past and the present meet With beautiful neighborhoods, history, and Old World charm. During your tour see sights along the Freedom Trail as well as Boston Common and Public Gardens, the Waterfront, the Back Bay, the North End, Beacon Hill, and the gold - domed State House. See the USS Constitution , Bunker Hill Monumen t, New England Aquarium, the Old North Church, Fenway Park, Paul Reveres House and of course, drive by Cheers, where everyone knows your name!

R Explore Faneuil Hall and Quincy Market in Boston - For over 250 years the marketplace has played an integral role in the life of Bostons residents. You will feel the cobblestones beneath your feet, see roaming performers and be able to taste the wonderfully diverse ethnic foods available to you. There are 100 shops, carts and artisans to offer treasures for y ou to take home with you!

R Enjoy Touring Hyannis - Including the John F. Kennedy Memorial, the Korean War Memorial, Hyannisport and a view of St. Francis Xavier Church, the summer parish of the Kennedy Family.

R Guided Tour of Historic Newport, RI - Home to spectacular coastal scenery such as the famous Bowen's Wharf and the acclaimed "Ten Mile Drive". Travel through the many homes and exquisite estates of the "400 " and marvel at the awe - inspiring architecture and beauty of these buildings and grounds .

R Explore a Beautiful Historic Newport Mansion - Representing more than 250 years of social, architectural and landscape history in Americas most historically intact cities

R Standard Taxes, Meal Gratuities and Luggage Handling R Deluxe Motor Coach Transportation Deadline to cancel without penalty is Friday, March 30th, 2018
Travel Protection: Travel Protection can be purchased at $92.00/person- double occupancy. If you wish to purchase Travel Protection, please send in a separate check made payable to PML Travel & Tours. Travel Protection should be purchased at the time of your initial deposit to ensure full benefits. Insurance premiums are non-refundable.

Senior Center Concord Dance

$6.00 at the door;7:00pm - 10:00pm
Doors open at 6:30pm.

Friday, May 4....Delmonicos
Friday, May 11 ...Second Time Around
Saturday, May 12....Delmonicos
Friday, May 18...Country Music Legends
Friday, May 25...Cheyenne
Saturday, May 26...House of Payne

Cabarrus County Senior Center
331 Corban Avenue SE, Concord


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Albemarle, NC

Meets at 12 p.m. the second Wednesday of each month at Rosebriar Restaurant, 528 Wiscassett Street, Albemarle. Various speakers present programs.

Boots & Roots Music Festival

Saturday, August 4 at 4 PM - 10 PM
Stanly County Fair Association
24302 S Business 52,

This is gonna be one the biggest events StanCo has ever seen. Weve got 5 artists coming from all over: Nashville, Denver, Arkansas, and good old Stanly County itself. A year in the making is leading up to the event and trust me when I say you won't be disappointed. Proceeds will benefit the VETERANS, our local VFW and the AMERICAN LEGION. We arent releasing who alls comin yet, gotta keep yall on ya toes. Tickets will be available to be purchased online at a later date and at the fairgrounds the day of the event.

Locust Summer Concert Series

Join us for our 2018 Summer Concert Series in the Backyard of Locust City Hall!

This annual event is FREE and open to the public. It's a great way to spend your Saturday evening... relaxing with friends and family in our beautiful backyard with free entertainment and great food vendors! Bring a blanket and/or lawn chair, or pull your truck 'round back and tailgate!

Concerts begin at 6 PM and typically span about 3 hours.

April 14: Summerdaze
May 19 (Stay tuned!)
June 16:
July 21:
August 18
September 15

Rocky River Vineyards Scentsy, Erica Summers
More vendors details coming soon!

Duke Energy
Union Power
Farm Bureau, Dennis Parker
Scan Online

Become a sponsor, email!

Oakboro Cruise-In

March 23 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Largest cruise-in held in a North Carolina downtown. Come the 4th Friday of each month. Cars start arriving between 1-3 p.m. The event runs from 5-9:30 p.m |

ALBEMARLE  Tuesday Morning Movies
This event is running from 23 January 2018 until 18 December 2018. It is next occurring on April 17, 2018 10:00 am

Albemarle Library

April 17, 2018 10:00 am  12:00 pm
April 24, 2018 10:00 am  12:00 pm
May 1, 2018 10:00 am  12:00 pm
May 8, 2018 10:00 am  12:00 pm
May 15, 2018 10:00 am  12:00 pm
May 22, 2018 10:00 am  12:00 pm
May 29, 2018 10:00 am  12:00 pm
June 5, 2018 10:00 am  12:00 pm
June 12, 2018 10:00 am  12:00 pm
June 19, 2018 10:00 am  12:00 pm

We will be holding a movie screening on Tuesday mornings at the Albemarle branch at 10 AM. All are welcome to attend, but event is geared towards those with special needs. A link to our schedule of our movies is below.

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