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Posted: July 24, 2012 - 5:46pm  |  Updated: July 24, 2012 - 5:50pm

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.; Puppets to Go! show; Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; (803) 279-5767

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

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

FRIDAY: 7 p.m.; Italian Wines of Banfi Tasting Seminar with Avery Harris; Wine World, 133 Georgia Ave.; $15 reservations, $20 at the door if space is available; (803) 279-9522

SATURDAY: 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: 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

SUNDAY: 7:30 p.m. doors open, show 8-10 p.m.; music by Carey Murdock, who just returned from touring in Europe; Lookaway Inn, 103 W. Forest Ave.; $12.50 at the door, cash and credit card accepted; portion of ticket sales benefit Friends of Lookaway Foundation

MONDAY: 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, and 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

FRIDAY, AUG. 3: 5-8 p.m.; wine tasting at Wine World, 133 Georgia Ave.; $5 with $3 rebate with qualified purchase; (803) 279-9522

SATURDAY, AUG. 4: 5-9 p.m.; third annual National Night Out for the North Augusta/Belvedere community; food, games, inflatables (socks required, no jeans allowed on inflatables), entertainment, door prizes and crime- prevention education; held at the softball field behind Belvedere Elementary School on Hillside Place; bring a canned good to donate to Golden Harvest Food Bank; free;
(803) 279-5505

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

THURSDAY, AUG. 16: 5-8 p.m.; wine tasting at Wine World, 133 Georgia Ave.; $5, with $3 rebate with qualified purchase; (803) 279-9522

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

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 29: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Matt Nieman Insurance Agency brings the Nationwide NASCAR series Chevy Impala race car to North Augusta; food, games, prizes and a NASCAR race simulator; Quote for a Cause also will be held- Nieman will donate $5 to Golden Harvest Food Bank for every quote for home, auto, life or business requested during show hours; Lowe's, 1220 Knox Ave. 

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

FRIDAY, SEPT. 7: 5-8 p.m.; wine tasting at Wine World, 133 Georgia Ave.; $5 with $3 rebate with qualified purchase; (803) 279-9522

TUESDAY, SEPT. 11: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Patriotic Bridge Lunch hosted by American Legion Auxiliary Jesse C. Lynch Memorial Unit 71; $10 per ticket, tickets go on sale Aug. 1 at Parks Pharmacy, 437 Georgia Ave.; American Legion Post 71, 333 East Spring Grove Ave.; Linda Smiley, (803) 279-5074

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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