Upcoming meetings: The city of Concord will host several meetings this month in the city's municipal building, 26 Union St. S., Concord.
The City Council will meet 6 p.m. Thursday, the Planning and Zoning Commission will meet 6 p.m. Tuesday, the Historic Commission will meet 7 p.m. Jan. 21 and the Board of Adjustment will meet 6 p.m. Jan. 26.
Leaf collection: Concord residents whose garbage collection day is Thursday will have their leaves collected Jan.19-22. Residents whose collection day is Friday will have their leaves collected Jan. 25-29.
Loose leaves should be placed by the curb by 7 a.m. on the Monday of residents' scheduled collection week. Leaves should be free of tree or shrub limbs.
Details: 704-920-5555 or www.ci.concord.nc.us.
Community band: The Piedmont Prime Time Community Band will accept new members for the spring season until Feb. 4.
Rehearsals are 7 p.m. Thursdays in the fellowship hall of Blackwelder Park Baptist Church, 2204 Summit Ave., Kannapolis. Anyone who plays flute, clarinet, oboe, bassoon, saxophone, trumpet, French horn, trombone, euphonium, tuba or percussion can join the volunteer group. Details: 704-425-3508 or 704-932-9438.
Support group: United Family Services will host an open support group for adult female survivors of rape, sexual assault or child sexual assault 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday. The group will meet every other Thursday the agency's Concord office, 952 Copperfield Blvd., Concord.
Details: 704-786-7918, ext. 111.