Mammograms help The Lydia Project
Augusta Diagnostic Imaging, LLC, will donate a portion of proceeds from mammogram services in October to The Lydia Project, which offers services to women coping with cancer.
“Risk factors that increase breast cancer are: a personal history of breast cancer, family history, breast changes found on biopsy, increased breast density, radiation therapy and increased body weight,” according to a news release.
Augusta Diagnostic Imaging LLC is an independent, woman-owned and operated testing facility accredited by the American College of Radiology in CT and mammography, according to the news release.
To reach Augusta Diagnostic Imaging, call (706) 364-2603.
Wine and art
Aiken Center for the Arts’ 2012 Lucky 13th Taste of Wine & Art will be held from 7 to 10 p.m. Oct. 18.
More than 23 of Aiken’s restaurants and caterers will participate.
Tickets are $50 for center members and $53 for others.
In addition to the event, Art of Taste will be held at 11 a.m. Oct. 17 with author and TV show cook Nathalie Dupree. Tickets are $12 for general public, $10 for center members.
For tickets, visit the arts center at 122 Laurens St., Aiken, or call (803) 641-9094.