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Coming Up Calendar

Posted: October 9, 2013 - 11:16am
The Creepy Clowns await you in the 3D Room. It's not all fun and games in there. Photo taken at the House of Terror in North Augusta on Saturday Sept. 21 2013. MIKE ADAMS/SPECIAL.
The Creepy Clowns await you in the 3D Room. It's not all fun and games in there. Photo taken at the House of Terror in North Augusta on Saturday Sept. 21 2013. MIKE ADAMS/SPECIAL.

MONDAYS AND THURSDAYS: 7-9 p.m. Mondays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursdays; St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church, 471 W. Martintown Road; meeting of the Pieceful Hearts Quilting Guild; (803) 279-6456

FIRST MONDAYS: 6:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Unit 71 meets at 333 E. Spring Grove Ave.; call Linda Smiley at (803) 279-5074

MONDAY-SATURDAY, MONDAY-THURSDAY: 9 a.m. Monday-Saturday, and 6:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday, Riverview Park Activities Center, 100 Riverview Park Road; jazzercise classes; $35 per month; (803) 441-4311

MONDAYS: 5-6 p.m., Riverview Park Activities Center, 100 Riverview Park Road; baton twirling with Hope Hamm; introduces basics of baton twirling, dance and bodywork in an interactive group setting; $30 registration fee (includes a custom-size baton), then $45 per month; (803) 441-4311

MONDAYS: 7-8:30 p.m., Riverview Park Activities Center, 100 Riverview Park Road; Dance Class, ballroom class with instructions for rumba, cha cha, waltz and fox trot; Rudy Brostrom, instructor; $45 per person, $55 per couple; (803) 441-4311

TUESDAYS: 5-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Oct. 8, Crown Christian Church International, 720 Edgefield Road; Better Choices, Better Health workshop; free; call Corine Simpkins, (803) 642-1607

TUESDAYS: 4-7 p.m., Riverview Park Activities Center, 100 Riverview Park Road; tumbling with Augusta Cheer Academy; once a week per month; ages 3-5 4-5 p.m., $45; ages 6-10 5-6 p.m., $55; ages 11 and older 6-7 p.m., $60; (803) 441-4311

SECOND TUESDAYS: 6:30 p.m., North Augusta Community Center, 495 Brookside Ave.; North Augusta Lions Club meeting; membership; Jim Hilliard, (803) 278-6968, northaugustalions@yahoo.com

TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY: 10 a.m., Riverview Park Activities Center, 100 Riverview Park Road; Senior Fitness – aerobic type class; Ruth Reynolds and Ruby Hamrick, instructors; free with membership; (803)
441-4311

FIRST FRIDAYS, THIRD THURSDAYS: 5-8 p.m., Wine World, 133 Georgia Ave.; in-shop wine tastings; no reservations required; $5, $3 rebate with purchase of one bottle of featured wine; (803) 279-9522, wineworldsc.com

THIRD THURSDAYS: Workshops 6 p.m., regular meetings 7 p.m. third Thursdays each month except December, Belvedere Fire Department, 204 Hampton Ave.; (803) 279-5505

WEDNESDAYS THROUGH OCT. 9: Story Time – infants to 2 years 10:30 a.m., 3-6 years 11:15 a.m., Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; (803) 279-5767

WEDNESDAYS: 6:30 p.m., First Baptist Church Administration Building, 625 Georgia Ave.; SOLA – worship and biblical teaching, atmosphere engaging to all walks of life; doors open 6 p.m., service 6:30 p.m.; coffee, snacks provided; casual dress; parking behind administration building; child-care available; SOLAgeneration@gmail.com

THURSDAYS: Noon to 1:15 p.m., Ryan’s Grill Buffet and Bakery, in club meeting room, 1275 Knox Ave.; Rotary Club of North Augusta meeting; different speakers each week; Dan Rickabaugh, (803) 640-4888, drickabaugh1@yahoo.com

THURSDAYS: 6:30 p.m. through Nov. 21, Riverview Park, 100 Riverview Park Road; Thursday Night Coed Kickball Fall League; ages 21 and older; $30; AugustaKickball.com

THURSDAYS-SUNDAYS THROUGH NOV. 3: House of Terror, 308 Holly Lane (off Martintown Road); 7:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 7:30-11 p.m. Thursdays and Sundays; Leatherface Oct. 3-5; (803) 599-7038, schouseofterror.com

FIRST SATURDAYS: 8-11 a.m., American Legion Post 71, 333 E. Spring Grove Ave.; trunk sale; vendors can rent spaces for $15 each; Linda Smiley, (706) 831-9624, lindansmiley@comcast.net

SUNDAYS: 4:30 p.m. through Nov. 17, Riverview Park, 100 Riverview Park Road; Adult Coed Flag Football League; 6v6 on the field (four men/two women); ages 18 and older; $40; AugustaKickball.com

THROUGH FRIDAY, OCT. 18: Young Adult Ghost Story Writing Contest open to 6-12 graders; 1,000 words or less, typed, double spaced; must include full name, age, grade, school, telephone number and date; judged by staff on grammar, adherence to rules, originality and creativity; winners receive gift certificates from Amazon.com; deadline Oct. 18, Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; winner announced at Terrifying Tales for Teens 7 p.m. Oct. 28

THROUGH THURSDAY, OCT. 31: Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce, 406 West Ave.; It’s Spooky to be Hungry Food Drive; collecting nonperishable, commercially prepared food including canned fruits, canned vegetables, canned meats and pasta; no glass, no baby food or formula; benefits Golden Harvest Food Bank; (706) 736-1199 ext. 229, spookytobehungry.org

THROUGH THURSDAY, OCT. 31: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 7-31, St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church, 471 W. Martintown Road; St. Bart’s Pumpkin Patch, thousands of pumpkins, lots of sizes, shapes and prices; all proceeds benefit Saint Bartholomew’s outreach missions

THROUGH FRIDAY, NOV. 1: DAR American History Essay Contest, The Lives of Children During the Revolutionary War; rules and information about contest online; deadline Nov. 1; (803) 474-3431, gwenrs@comcast.net, abbe-lib.org/DAR2013/DAR2013.pdf

THURSDAY: 6 p.m., North Augusta Community Center, Banquet Room A1, 495 Brookside Ave.; University Hospital - Breast Cancer Updates Physician Panel Discussion; comprehensive review by experts; Dr. Randy W. Cooper, general surgeon; Dr. Jed W. Howington, radiation oncologist; Dr. Billy P. Lynn, plastic surgeon; Dr. S. Michael Shlaer, medical oncologist; Pam Anderson, program coordinator, Breast Health Center; Deborah S. Davidson, senior genomic science liaison, Genomic Health; free; universityhealth.org/calendar

FRIDAY-SATURDAY: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, North Augusta Activities Center, 100 Riverview Park Drive; Pieceful Hearts Quilters show; quilts, quilted items, vendors, demonstrations on conserving vintage quilts, hand-quilting, applique and other quilting techniques; 2013 Donation Quilt, which benefits Camp Rainbow; $6, ages 12 and younger free with an adult; phquiltshow.blogspot.com

FRIDAY-SATURDAY: 6-10 p.m. Friday, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6-11 p.m. Saturday, La Petite Gallerie, 526 Arrington Ave.; gallery open in conjunction with Hammond’s Ferry Front Porch Sale; featuring artists Jill Stafford, Angela Davis, Wendy Cunico, Beth Jones and Panny Welch Force; (706) 284-8432, wcunico@gmail.com

SATURDAY: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Belvedere Fire Department, 204 Hampton Ave.; open house, food, activities and goodies; Shepeard Community Blood Center blood drive, Aiken County Sheriff’s Office, I-Dent-A-Kid, Sparky the Fire Dog, and the Smoke House; free

TUESDAY AND SUNDAY, OCT. 20: 6 p.m., First Baptist Church of North Augusta, 625 Georgia Ave.; auditions for I Love a Piano; bring a prepared solo; reading from script required; performances by North Augusta Cultural Arts Council Jan. 31, Feb. 1, North Augusta High School auditorium; (803) 507-4316, bburk959@bellsouth.net

SATURDAY-SUNDAY, OCT. 19-20: 10 a.m., Living History Park, 299 W. Spring Grove Ave.; Colonial Times: A Day to Remember: Olde Towne re-enactments and living exhibits; Saturday –10 a.m. camp opens, tavern opens, 1 p.m. Call to Arms and Presentation of Colors for the Olde Towne Militia, 2 p.m. demonstrations and skirmishes, 3 p.m. Call to Arms for the newly formed Olde Towne militia, 5 p.m. town waits/camp closes; Sunday – 10 a.m. camp opens, 10:15 a.m. the 18th century Anglican worship service held in Meeting House, 11 a.m. tavern opens, noon Colonial Dance demonstration, 1 p.m. Call to Arms and Presentation of Colors for the Olde Towne Militia, 2 p.m. demonstrations and skirmishes, 3 p.m. Call to Arms for the newly formed Olde Towne Militia, 4 p.m. town waits/camp closes; free; colonialtimes.us

SUNDAY, OCT. 20: 2 p.m. Mealing Grove Baptist Church, 212 Murrah Road; Youth Choir anniversary; (803) 442-3755

MONDAY, OCT. 21: 10 a.m., Mount Vintage Plantation Golf Club, 215 Mount Vintage Plantation Drive; American Legion Jesse C. Lynch Memorial Post 71 Golf Tournament; registration and lunch 10 a.m., shotgun start noon; prizes, awards; entry forms online; $90 individual, $360 team; (803) 341-9888, napost71.org

THURSDAY, OCT. 24: 7 p.m. Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; Once Upon a Time: Grimm’s Fairy Tales

FRIDAY, OCT. 25: 5:30-7:30 p.m., North Augusta Chick-fil-A, 1267 Knox Ave.; annual Trunk-or-Treat event; costume contest at 6:30 p.m.; cowslikechicken@gmail.com

FRIDAY, OCT. 25: Noon to 6 p.m., Parks Pharmacy, 437 Georgia Ave.; DEA Take Back Day, in coordination with the North Augusta Public Safety; quick and convenient drop off of unused or expired medications; privacy protected; no liquids accepted; (803) 279-7450

FRIDAY, OCT. 25: 6:30 p.m., Living History Park, 299 W. Spring Grove Ave.; Spirits of Hallowed Eve dinner; a great night of food and entertainment; Deadus Canby, host; $50; reservations required; colonialtimes.us/hallowedeve.html

SATURDAY, OCT. 26: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., downtown, Georgia Avenue; Jack-O-Lantern Jubilee; live entertainment, food, arts and crafts, children’s games and rides, car show, children’s costume contest; vendor deadline Oct. 18; held by North Augusta Parks, Recreation and Leisure Services; (803) 441-4310

SATURDAY, OCT. 26: 6-9 p.m., Living History Park, 299 W. Spring Grove Ave.; All Hallowed Eve Ghost Walk & Illusion Show; walk amongst the ghosts of yesteryear in a Colonial setting; guided tours, entertainment in the Tavern; Faire Wynds grand finale 8:30 p.m.; tours every 15-20 minutes 6-8 p.m., reservations required; tours canceled if downpour, go on in light rain; free; colonialtimes.us

SUNDAY, OCT. 27: 2 p.m. Mealing Grove Baptist Church, 212 Murrah Road; Family and Friends Celebration; (803) 442-3755

MONDAY, OCT. 28: 7 p.m. Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; Terrifying Tales for Teens; winner of Young Adult Ghost Story Writing Contest announced

MONDAY, NOV. 11: 7:30 p.m., Wesley Center, Grace United Methodist Church; Veterans Concert, featuring Savannah River Winds; held by North Augusta Cultural Arts Council; free; (803) 442-7588

THURSDAY, JUNE 5: Last day of school for Aiken County public schools; information available online; acps.schoolfusion.us

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