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Posted: July 17, 2012 - 4:24pm  |  Updated: July 17, 2012 - 4:33pm

WEEKLY THROUGH AUG. 17: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; North Augusta Family Y camp for ages 5-12; children can be dropped off by 7 a.m. and picked up by 6 p.m. at no additional cost; camp will have weekly themes, arts and crafts, character development, camp songs, games and water days; ask about special camp weeks; Family Y, 401 W. Martintown Road; regular camp: $80 per week members, $110 per week others; specialty camps: $90 per week members, $115 per week others; (803) 278-0882

MONDAYS: 7-9 p.m.; meeting of the Pieceful Hearts Quilting Guild; open to all ages; more than 100 women are part of the group and will teach those who want to learn how to quilt; St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church, 471 W. Martintown Road; (803) 279-5994

TODAY: 10:30 a.m.; Sarah Dippity show of comedy, music and magic; Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; (803) 279-5767

THURSDAY: Noon to 1:15 p.m.; Rotary Club of North Augusta weekly meeting; speaker, Jay Brooks with Brooks Financial; topic, Peace of Mind through Intelligent Investing; cost of lunch, $5.49 plus tax; Ryan’s Grill Buffet and Bakery, in the club meeting room, 1275 Knox Ave.; RSVP, club president Dan Rickabaugh, (803) 640-4888 or drickabaugh1@yahoo.com

THURSDAY: 6 p.m.; meeting of the Belvedere Fire District commissioners; Belvedere Fire Department, 204 Hampton Ave.; open to the public; (803) 279-5505

THURSDAY: 7 p.m.; Music in the Park, featuring Preston and Weston; Maude Edenfield Park, located off Brookside Avenue; rain location is the North Augusta Community Center; (803) 442-7588

THURSDAY: 6:30 p.m.; War Horse movie; Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; (803) 279-5767

THURSDAY: 7 p.m.; meeting of the Sgt. Berry Benson Camp Sons of Confederate Veterans; retired Lt. Col. Bill Heaton, author of Once There Was an American, will be the guest speaker; Heaton served 27 years in the military; meeting open to public; (803) 279-0921

FRIDAY: 3 p.m.; Food Fear Factor horror edition; Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; registration required; winner will receive a $10 gift card to McDonald’s; (803) 279-5767

SATURDAY: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Arts & Heritage Day at Arts & Heritage Center of North Augusta; celebration of the center’s third birthday; history seminars and art; attendees may also view center’s exhibits; free; Arts & Heritage Center of North Augusta, 100 Georgia Ave.; (803) 441-4380

MONDAY: Noon to 6 p.m.; Shepeard Community Blood Center blood drive; Mount Vintage Town Center, 285 Mount Vintage Plantation Drive; (706) 737-4551

MONDAY: 7 p.m.; Minute 2 Win It; prizes awarded to the best players; for rising sixth through 12th graders; Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; (803) 279-5767

MONDAY: 7:30 p.m.; SNO-CAP Monday Night FUNraising; hosted by Arts & Heritage Center of North Augusta; viewing of Horse Creek Valley DVD; SNO-CAP, 618 West Ave.; (803) 279-4004

TUESDAY: Summer preschool story time; ages 2 and younger at 10:30 a.m., ages 3-6 at 11:15 a.m.; Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; (803) 279-5767

TUESDAY: 6:30 p.m.; The Help movie; Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; (803) 279-5767

WEDNESDAY, JULY 25: 10:30 a.m.; Puppets to Go! show; Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; (803) 279-5767

THURSDAY, JULY 26: Noon; North Augusta 2000 five-year Capital Campaign Kick-Off Luncheon; RSVP required by Thursday; Augusta Municipal Center, Palmetto Room, 100 Georgia Ave.; RSVP, (803) 510-0011 or northaugusta2000@bellsouth.net

THURSDAY, JULY 26: 7 p.m.; Music in the Park, featuring 246th Army Jazz Band, and an art show; Maude Edenfield Park, located off Brookside Avenue; rain location is the North Augusta Community Center; (803) 
442-7588

THURSDAY, JULY 26: 7 p.m.; Rhythm and Class Dance studios dance presentation; Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; (803) 279-5767

FRIDAY, JULY 27: 11 a.m.; Splashdown provided by the North Augusta Fire Department; Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; (803) 279-5767

SATURDAY, JULY 28: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Last Saturday at the Park; 18th-century activities; Living History Park, 299 W. Spring Grove Ave.; (803) 279-7560

SATURDAY, JULY 28: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Back-to-School Bash; free hot dogs and Coke, blood pressure testing for parents, Safety-ID Kits will be distributed by North Augusta Public Safety, face painting, games and prizes; ice cream will be sold by Brusters, with donations going toward the Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund; Walgreens, 1228 Knox Ave.; (803) 279-3279

MONDAY, JULY 30: 7-9 p.m.; SNO-CAP Monday Night FUNraising; hosted by Arts & Heritage Center of North Augusta; history and demonstrations of the state’s dance, the Shag; SNO-CAP, 618 West Ave.; (803) 279-4004

FRIDAY, AUG. 3: 6-11 p.m.; Zombie teen lock-in; limited to 20 participants but they must have completed their summer reading log requirements of reading five books or attending three programs; games, refreshments and a Skype visit from Rot & Ruin author Jonathan Maberry; Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; (803) 279-5767

TUESDAY, AUG. 7: 7 p.m.; meeting of the North Augusta Artists Guild; combo night/discussion led by Tony Carr on how to approach a gallery, create a portfolio and develop a contract; North Augusta Community Center, 495 Brookside Ave.; open to public; (803) 349-5112

TUESDAY, AUG. 7: 7 p.m.; Just Give Me Jesus Revival Prayer Rally; evening of prayer in preparation for the Just Give Me Jesus Revival coming to Augusta in September; First Baptist Church of North Augusta, 625 Georgia Ave.; (706) 922-4800 or www.justgivemejesusaugusta.org

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 22: 7:15 a.m.; Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce A.M. Connection; speaker, Jeff Annis; North Augusta Community Center, 495 Brookside Ave.; $12 for members, $15 for nonmembers; (803) 279-2323

SATURDAY, AUG. 25: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Last Saturday at the Park; 18th-century activities; Living History Park, 299 W. Spring Grove Ave.; (803) 279-7560

TUESDAY, SEPT. 4: 7 p.m.; business meeting/gourd painting with the North Augusta Artists Guild; North Augusta Community Center, 495 Brookside Ave.; open to public; (803) 349-5112

THURSDAY, SEPT. 13: 4-7 p.m. Business Expo;  Business After Hours/Award Reception 6-7 p.m.; held by the Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce; Small Business Person of the Year will be announced; North Augusta Community Center, 495 Brookside Ave.; (803) 279-2323

SATURDAY, SEPT. 29: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Last Saturday at the Park; Birtwistle Sampler Guild Exhibit and Boutique; Living History Park, 299 W. Spring Grove Ave.; (803) 279-7560

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 10: 9:30 a.m.; grand opening of the newly renovated Belk on Knox Avenue

SATURDAY-SUNDAY, OCT. 20-21: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 20, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 21; A Day to Remember; Living History Park, 299 W. Spring Grove Ave.; (803) 279-7560

FRIDAY, OCT. 26: 6:30 p.m.; Wine and Spirits-Spirits of Hallowed Eve Dinner; program begins in the tavern with wine, ale, heavy “nibbles” and the talk of the town; join for spirits, songs and stories; Living History Park, 299 W. Spring Grove Ave; seating is limited, registration required; $50 per person; Lynn, (803) 279-7560 or lynn@colonialtimes.us

SATURDAY, OCT. 27: 6-9 p.m.; Spirits of Hallowed Eve; tour Living History Park and walk among the ghosts of yesteryear in a Colonial setting; entertainment provided in the tavern and final performance by Faire Wynds at 8:30 p.m.; 299 W. Spring Grove Ave.; call to reserve a tour, reservations begin Sept. 15, and tour times are every 20 minutes beginning at 6 p.m.; $5 reservation fee per family, or $1 per person for large groups, money is refunded at the tour; Pam Schmidt, (803) 441-8956 or pam@colonialtimes.us

SATURDAY, OCT. 27: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Last Saturday at the Park; Everything Pumpkins Scarecrow Contest display; Living History Park, 299 W. Spring Grove Ave.; (803) 279-7560

SATURDAY, NOV. 24: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Christmas in the Backwoods, blanket trading; Living History Park, 299 W. Spring Grove Ave.; (803) 279-7560

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