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Posted: August 21, 2012 - 4:17pm  |  Updated: August 21, 2012 - 4:33pm

CHILDBIRTH EDUCATION 101: 6-8:30 p.m. Thursday; overview of the stages of labor and delivery; information on pain relief options for labor, postpartum adjustment; tour of the hospital’s Family-Focused Childbirth unit; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register,
(706) 481-7727

WOMEN’S CONFERENCE: Friday-Sunday; 7 p.m. Friday, Rev. Verdene Thomas of Friendship Baptist Church in Aiken will be the speaker; 9 a.m. Saturday, women only, Faith Washington of Spiritual Foundation Ministries in Orangeburg, S.C.; 8 a.m. Sunday, evangelist Jona Gaskin of Augusta; Runs Missionary Baptist Church, 1809 Williston Road, Beech Island; to register, call Janice Sams at (803) 652-2128

FATHER-SON FOOTBALL NIGHT: 5-8 p.m. Friday; dads and sons can visit with former University of Georgia fullback Brannan Southerland; guests will receive a tabletop football game and an autographed photo from Southerland; each son will receive a goody bag; participants must pay for their dinner; reservations required; seating are available at 5, 6 and 7 p.m.; e-mail reservations to fathersonfootballevent@gmail.com; Chick-fil-A Augusta Exchange, 202 Robert C. Daniel Jr. Parkway, Augusta; (706) 738-9163

AIKEN ARTS ALIVE: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday; theme, Art Rocks; children’s crafts, mural painting, wacky photography , face painting, live entertainment by Columbia Marionette Theatre, Southern Thunder Cloggers, Gavin Winship, Sly Lewis and BluJayz; Aiken Center for the Arts, 122 Laurens St. SW, Aiken; free; (803) 641-9094

COOKING DEMONSTRATION: 4 p.m. Saturday; Chef Michael, from Washington Commons, will prepare foreign and regional dishes; free event for area senior citizens; Washington Commons, 100 Washington Commons Drive, Evans;
(706) 860-0402

CARL THOMAS CONCERT: 9:30 p.m. Saturday; benefits SafeHomes, a nonprofit organization that serves victims of violence; sponsored by Focus Entertainment and Clear Channel of Augusta; tickets can be purchased at Georgia Bank & Trust, $20 in advance, $30 at the door; S Bar, 1505 North Leg Road, Augusta; information, (706) 627-7863

PAINE COLLEGE FOURTH ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT: 11 a.m. Monday; registration starts at 8:30 a.m. and brunch by Chick-fil-A of North Augusta at 10 a.m.; 18 holes of golf, threesome lauderdale play-captain’s choice; meet with members of Paine College men’s golf team and coach during the 19th Hole Awards Reception at 5 p.m., sponsored by Outback Steakhouse; tournament benefits Paine’s men’s golf team; $125 per individual, $375 per team; Gordon Lakes Golf Club, Ft. Gordon; (706) 396-7591 or www.paineathletics.com/golf

EXPRESS LAMAZE CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sept. 1; learn about the final stages of pregnancy, labor and the birth of your baby; discussion about natural and epidural deliveries; learn about Lamaze coping techniques, the immediate bonding period and postpartum adjustment; tour Family-Focused Childbirth unit; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register, (706) 481-7727

FIFTH ANNUAL LABOR DAY BBQ COOK-OFF: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 3; fundraiser benefit for United Way of Aiken County; advance tickets $8 adults, $4 children ages 6-13, free for children ages 5 and younger; at the gate, $10 adults and $5 for children ages 6-13; tickets on sale at the following Aiken locations: Aiken Public Safety headquarters, 251 Laurens St. SW, Finance Department at Aiken City Hall, 214 Park Ave. SW, H.O. Weeks Activities Center, 1700 Whiskey Road, and Holley Tractor and Equipment, 1721 Richland Ave. East; information, (803) 642-7654

NATURAL FAMILY PLANNING: 7-9 p.m. Sept. 5; informational workshop for couples that want a natural approach to family planning; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register or for information, (706) 481-7604

STOP HUNGER NOW: 10 a.m. to noon Sept. 8; check-in starts at 9 a.m.; community event to pack 100,000 meals as international project; sponsored by area Rotary Clubs; Augusta State University Christenberry Fieldhouse, 3109 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register at http://bit.ly/KAhffU; for information, call Pat Lightsey at (706) 840-2087 or e-mail plightsey@aug.edu

CHILDBIRTH UNIT TOURS: 2 p.m. Sept. 10; tours of the Family-Focused Childbirth Unit at Trinity Hospital of Augusta; meet in the main lobby, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; registration requested, call (706) 481-

7727

AREA CHAMBER MEETING: 9-11 a.m. Sept. 11; South Carolina Chamber of Commerce and local chambers will discuss legislative priorities for the business community; Aiken Chamber of Commerce, 121 Richland Ave. East, Aiken

SENIOR LUNCHEON: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 12; speaker, J. Randolph Frails, Law Office of Frails and Wilson; topic, estate planning; $10 per person; RSVP and payment required by Sept. 5; Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History, 1116 Phillips St., Augusta; (706) 724-3576

CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE PREVENTION PROGRAM: 1:30-4:30 p.m. Sept. 13; free Darkness to Light: Stewards for Children workshop; host is Child Enrichment Inc.; presenter, Dan Hillman, Child Enrichment executive director; open to parents and organizations that serve children and youth; Kroc Center, 1833 Broad St., Augusta; RSVP required; to RSVP, contact Candyce, (706) 737-4631 or crountree@childenrichment.org

BUDWEISER TRUE MUSIC SOUTHERN SOUL & SONG CONCERT SERIES: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 14; Ricky Scaggs and Kentucky Thunder; host is the Morris Museum of Art; Imperial Theatre, 745 Broad St., Augusta; (706) 722-8341, www.imperialtheatre.com, www.southernsoulandsong.org

BABY CARE BASICS & BREAST-FEEDING: 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 15; information on caring for a newborn such as diapering, bathing, feeding and cord care; information will be provided on breast-feeding; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register, (706) 481-7727

CHILDCARE AND BABYSITTING SAFETY: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 15; babysitting class based on curriculum plan designed by the American Safety and Health Institute; course content includes information on playtime, hand washing, telephone calls, infant and child feeding, diapering, sleep time and emergency care; for children ages 11 to 14 who are interested in baby-sitting; $30 per person, lunch included; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register or for information, (706) 481-7604

AUGUSTA CANAL DISCOVERY WALK: 10 a.m. Sept. 15, 3 p.m. Sept. 16; September Blooms: wildflower identification, walk and informal lecture; speaker, Charlotte Christy, Ph.D. from Augusta State University Biology Department; $2 per adult, $1 per child with an $8 maximum per family group; walk starts at Lake Olmstead entrance, Milledge Road, Augusta; (706) 823-0440 ext. 2

20TH ANNUAL PHIL S. HARISON MEMORIAL GOLF CLASSIC: Sept. 17; up to 35 teams will play golf to benefit programs and services at Walton Rehabilitation Health System; West Lake Country Club, Augusta; sponsorship or registration, (706) 826-5809 or alsalley@wrh.org

OUR NEW BABY BROTHER OR SISTER: 4-5 p.m. Sept. 17; prepare children for the arrival of a sibling; teach them how to participate in the care of the baby; visit to the hospital nursery; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register, (706) 481-7727

ON BEING A GIRL: 6-9 p.m. Sept. 18; designed for girls ages 9-12 and their mother, a female adult relative or female adult family friend; discussion on physical and emotional changes of puberty; $10 per person; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register or for information, (706) 481-7604

CHILDBIRTH EDUCATION 101: 6-8:30 p.m. Sept. 20; overview of the signs and symptoms of labor and the stages of labor and delivery; information on pain relief options for labor, the immediate bonding period with your newborn and postpartum adjustment; tour of the hospital’s Family-Focused Childbirth unit; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register, (706) 481-7727

COMEDIAN BRIAN REGAN: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 20; The Bell Auditorium, 712 Telfair St., Augusta; $38.50; 1 (877) 4AUGTIX or www.georgialinatix.com

SILENT MOVIE NIGHT: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 21; reception, 6-7 p.m.; featuring Safety Last; Sacred Heart Cultural Center, 1301 Greene St., Augusta; $18 general seating, $45 recliner seating and concessions; advance tickets recommended; (706) 826-4700

INFANT CPR: 6-8 p.m. Sept. 25; learn infant CPR using infant mannequins and a step-by-step method; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register (706) 481-7727

AUGUSTA CANAL DISCOVERY WALK: 10 a.m. Sept. 29, 3 p.m. Sept. 30; Time Machines: Confederate Powder Works virtual reality smartphone app; speaker, Rebecca Rogers and app designers; $2 per adult, $1 per child with an $8 maximum per family group; walk starts at Powder Works chimney at Sibley Mill, Goodrich Street, Augusta; (706) 823-0440 ext. 2

CHILDBIRTH UNIT TOURS: 2 p.m. Oct. 1; tours of the Family Focused Childbirth Unit at Trinity Hospital of Augusta; meet in the main lobby, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; registration requested, call (706) 481-7727

INFANT CPR: 6-8 p.m. Oct. 3; learn infant CPR using infant mannequins and a step-by-step method; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register (706) 481-7727

EXPRESS LAMAZE CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Oct. 6; learn about the final stages of pregnancy, labor and the birth of your baby; discussion about natural and epidural deliveries; learn about Lamaze coping techniques, the immediate bonding period and postpartum adjustment; tour Family-Focused Childbirth unit; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register, (706) 481-7727

SENIOR LUNCHEON: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 19; speaker, Rev. Nathaniel Irvin, pastor of Old Storm Branch Baptist Church; topic, his experience attending the Haines Normal & Industrial Institute in Augusta; $10 per person; RSVP and payment required by Oct. 3; Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History, 1116 Phillips St., Augusta; (706) 724-3576

INTERMEDIATE SIGN LANGUAGE: 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Oct. 10-Dec. 5; eight-week course continues material from the beginning course and adds skills, practice and use of signs to communicate on an intermediate level; $40 per person; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register or for information, (706) 481-7604

BABY CARE BASICS & BREAST-FEEDING: 9 a.m. to noon Oct. 12; information on caring for a newborn such as diapering, bathing, feeding and cord care; information will be provided on breast-feeding; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register, (706) 481-7727

GROWING BOYS: 9:30 a.m. to noon Oct. 13; for boys ages 9-12 and their father, male adult relative or male adult family friend; information on what to expect in the preadolescent years; $10 per person; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register or for information, (706) 481-7604

AUGUSTA CANAL DISCOVERY WALK: 10 a.m. Oct. 13, 3 p.m. Oct. 14; Fall Line Finds: review of archaeological sites along the waters of the fall line including Stallings Island; speaker, Dr. Rowe Bowen, former director of the Cultural Resources Program at Georgia Department of Transportation; $2 per adult, $1 per child with an $8 maximum per family group; walk starts at Savannah Rapids Pavilion, 3300 Evans to Locks Road, Augusta; (706) 823-0440 ext. 2

HUG YOUR BABY: 4-5 p.m. Oct. 15; provides help, understanding and guidance for young families; learn how infants communicate and learn strategies to calm your baby; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register, (706) 481-7727

AARP DRIVER SAFETY PROGRAM: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 18-19; covers basic driving rules, traffic hazards and more; for drivers ages 50 and older; graduates of the program can apply for a discount on insurance; $14 per person, $2 discount for AARP members; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register or for information, (706) 481-7604

CHILDBIRTH EDUCATION 101: 6-8:30 p.m. Oct. 18; overview of the signs and symptoms of labor and the stages of labor and delivery; information on pain relief options for labor, the immediate bonding period with your newborn and postpartum adjustment; tour of the hospital’s Family-Focused Childbirth unit; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register, (706) 481-7727

BUDWEISER TRUE MUSIC SOUTHERN SOUL & SONG CONCERT SERIES: 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19; Dailey & Vincent; hosted by the Morris Museum of Art; Imperial Theatre, 745 Broad St., Augusta; (706) 722-8341, www.imperialtheatre.com, www.southernsoulandsong.org

THE BIRDS, THE BEES AND ME: 6:30-9 p.m. Oct. 23; for girls ages 12-15 and their mother, female adult relative or female adult family friend; frank discussions on sexuality, peer pressure and responsible decision-making; $10 per person; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register or for information, (706) 481-7604

THIS PLACE MATTERS: PRESERVING AUGUSTA’S AFRICAN AMERICAN COMMUNITIES: Oct. 26-27; third annual forum with a focus on African American communties; sponsored by Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History and Historic Augusta; Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History, 1116 Phillips St., Augusta; (706) 724-3576

CHILDCARE AND BABYSITTING SAFETY: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 27; babysitting class based on curriculum plan designed by the American Safety and Health Institute; course content includes information on playtime, hand washing, telephone calls, infant and child feeding, diapering, sleep time and emergency care; for children ages 11 to 14 who are interested in babysitting; $30 per person, lunch included; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register or for information, (706) 481-7604

AUGUSTA CANAL DISCOVERY WALK: 10 a.m. Oct. 27, 3 p.m. Oct. 28; Granite Reminders: Westview Cemetery tour; speaker, Julie Boone, Augusta Canal Interpretive Guide; $2 per adult, $1 per child with an $8 maximum per family group; walk starts at Westview Cemetery entrance, 2051 Division Street, Augusta; (706) 823-0440 ext. 2

AUGUSTA PHOTO FESTIVAL: Oct. 27-Nov. 4, photos being accepted through Aug. 1; www.augustaphotofestival.org; for information, e-mail info@augustaphotofestival.org or call Mary Bordeaux at (706) 834-9742

EXPRESS LAMAZE CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Nov. 3; learn about the final stages of pregnancy, labor and the birth of your baby; discussion about natural and epidural deliveries; learn about Lamaze coping techniques, the immediate bonding period and postpartum adjustment; tour Family-Focused Childbirth unit; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register, (706) 481-7727

CHILDBIRTH UNIT TOURS: 2 p.m. Nov. 5; tours of the Family Focused Childbirth Unit at Trinity Hospital; meet in the main lobby, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; registration requested, call (706) 481-7727

ON BEING A GIRL: 6-9 p.m. Nov. 6; designed for girls ages 9-12 and their mother, a female adult relative or female adult family friend; discussion on physical and emotional changes of puberty; $10 per person; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register or for information, (706) 481-7604

BABY CARE BASICS & BREAST-FEEDING: 9 a.m. to noon Nov. 10; information on caring for a newborn such as diapering, bathing, feeding and cord care; information will be provided on breast-feeding; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register, (706) 481-7727

AUGUSTA CANAL DISCOVERY WALK: 10 a.m. Nov. 10, 3 p.m. Nov. 11; Color in the Trees: identifying trees and their fall colors; speaker, Sid Mullis, coordinator of the UGA Extension Service for Richmond County; $2 per adult, $1 per child with an $8 maximum per family group; walk starts at Savannah Rapids Pavilion Lockkeeper’s Cottage, 3300 Evans to Locks Road, Augusta; (706) 823-0440 ext. 2

OUR NEW BABY BROTHER OR SISTER: 4-5 p.m. Nov. 12; prepare children for the arrival of a sibling; teach them how to participate in the care of the baby; visit to the hospital nursery; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register, (706) 481-7727

CHILDBIRTH EDUCATION 101: 6-8:30 p.m. Nov. 15; overview of the signs and symptoms of labor and the stages of labor and delivery; information on pain relief options for labor, the immediate bonding period with your newborn and postpartum adjustment; tour of the hospital’s Family-Focused Childbirth unit; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register, (706) 481-7727

BUDWEISER TRUE MUSIC SOUTHERN SOUL & SONG CONCERT SERIES: 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16; Steep Canyon Rangers; hosted by the Morris Museum of Art; Imperial Theatre, 745 Broad St., Augusta; (706) 722-8341, www.imperialtheatre.com, www.southernsoulandsong.org

CHILDCARE AND BABYSITTING SAFETY: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 17; babysitting class based on curriculum plan designed by the American Safety and Health Institute; course content includes information on playtime, hand washing, telephone calls, infant and child feeding, diapering, sleep time and emergency care; for children ages 11 to 14 who are interested in babysitting; $30 per person, lunch included; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register or for information, (706) 481-7604

INFANT CPR: 6-8 p.m. Nov. 29; learn infant CPR using infant mannequins and a step-by-step method; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register (706) 481-7727

EXPRESS LAMAZE CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Dec. 1; learn about the final stages of pregnancy, labor and the birth of your baby; discussion about natural and epidural deliveries; learn about Lamaze coping techniques, the immediate bonding period and about postpartum adjustment; tour Family-Focused Childbirth unit; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register, (706) 481-7727

CHILDBIRTH UNIT TOURS: 2 p.m. Dec. 3; tours of the Family Focused Childbirth Unit at Trinity Hospital; meet in the main lobby, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; registration requested, call (706) 481-7727

INFANT CPR: 6-8 p.m. Dec. 5; learn infant CPR using infant mannequins and a step-by-step method; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register (706) 481-7727

BABY CARE BASICS & BREAST-FEEDING: 9 a.m. to noon Dec. 7; information on caring for a newborn such as diapering, bathing, feeding and cord care; information will be provided on breast-feeding; Trinity Hospital, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register, (706) 481-7727

HUG YOUR BABY: 4-5 p.m. Dec. 10; provides help, understanding and guidance for young families; learn how infants communicate and learn strategies to calm your baby; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register, (706) 481-7727

CHILDBIRTH EDUCATION 101: 6-8:30 p.m. Dec. 13; overview of the signs and symptoms of labor and the stages of labor and delivery; information on pain relief options for labor, the immediate bonding period with your newborn and postpartum adjustment; tour of the hospital’s Family-Focused Childbirth unit; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; register, (706) 481-7727

BUDWEISER TRUE MUSIC SOUTHERN SOUL & SONG CONCERT SERIES: 7:30 p.m. Dec. 14; Suzy Bogguss; hosted by the Morris Museum of Art; Imperial Theatre, 745 Broad St., Augusta; (706) 722-8341, www.imperialtheatre.com, www.southernsoulandsong.org

BUDWEISER TRUE MUSIC SOUTHERN SOUL & SONG CONCERT SERIES: 7:30 p.m. Jan. 18; Sam Bush; hosted by the Morris Museum of Art; Imperial Theatre, 745 Broad St., Augusta; (706) 722-8341, www.imperialtheatre.com, www.southernsoulandsong.org

SEVENTH ANNUAL LUCY CRAFT LANEY HERITAGE GALA: 6 p.m. Feb. 2; benefits preservation of the Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History and its programming; ticket sales start Sept. 1, 2012; Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center, 2 Tenth Street, Augusta; information, (706) 724-3576

BUDWEISER TRUE MUSIC SOUTHERN SOUL & SONG CONCERT SERIES: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 15; Mike Farris & the Roseland Rhythm Revue; hosted by the Morris Museum of Art; Imperial Theatre, 745 Broad St., Augusta; (706) 722-8341, www.imperialtheatre.com, www.southernsoulandsong.org

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