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Posted: October 23, 2012 - 12:01pm

THROUGH SUNDAY: The Art of Alfred Hutty: Woodstock to Charleston; exhibit features 60 oil and watercolor paintings, pastel drawings, etchings, drypoints and lithographs created by artist Alfred Hutty; Morris Museum of Art, 1 Tenth St., Augusta; (706) 724-7501

FRIDAY THROUGH NOV. 4: 2012 Augusta Photography Festival; featuring exhibits, workshops, field trips and more; www.augustaphotofestival.org; (706) 834-9742

NOV. 1-DEC. 31: Doll Exhibition; featuring dolls from various collections, including the Michelle Obama Collection; Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History, 1116 Phillips St., Augusta; (706) 724-3576

NOV. 8-DEC. 28: Art exhibit featuring works by Judy Avrett, Lillie Morris, and Lucy Weigle; Sacred Heart Cultural Center, 1301 Greene St., Augusta; (706) 826-4700

THROUGH DEC. 2: Portraits of Southern Artists by Jerry Siegel; 31 black and white portraits of iconic southern artists; Morris Museum of Art, 1 Tenth St., Augusta; (706)
724-7501

NOV. 27 THROUGH DEC. 8: Festival of Trees; display of decorated Christmas trees; Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History, 1116 Phillips St., Augusta;

THROUGH DEC. 31: Annual quilt exhibition; will feature a variety of quilting styles from the 19th century through present day; Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History, 1116 Phillips St., Augusta; (706) 724-3576

WEDNESDAYS: Noon to 1 p.m.; Georgia-Carolina Toastmasters Club; enhance leadership and speaking skills; The Cotton Patch, on Reynolds Street between Eighth and Ninth streets, Augusta; guests are welcome; (803) 593-6605

WEDNESDAYS: 7:30 p.m.; jam sessions; Manuel’s Bread Cafe, Hammond’s Ferry; (803) 380-1323

WEDNESDAYS: 4-5 p.m.; Kardio Kidz/Yoga Mix at Family Y, 401 W. Martintown Road; ages 5-12; free for members (803) 278-0882

WEDNESDAYS: Noon; Canasta; Listine Gunter Courtney Building, 49 Roy St., Wagener; (803) 642-7559

WEDNESDAYS: 5-7 p.m.; Co-op at the Merriwether Fire Department, 1879 W. Martintown Road; featuring local farmers and dairy farm; free

SECOND WEDNESDAY: Free car seat inspections; learn how to use car seats properly; Columbia County Sheriff’s Office substation, 650 Ronald Reagan Drive, Evans; call (706) 541-3970 for an appointment

SECOND AND FOURTH WEDNESDAYS: 11 a.m. to noon; Discovery, a bereavement support group; conversation about personal loss and opportunities for learning, reflection and renewal for personal discovery; Trinity Hospice Bereavement Center, 2803 Wrightsboro Road, Suite 38, Augusta; (706) 729-6021

FIRST, SECOND AND THIRD THURSDAYS: 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.; meeting of Seniors Noticing Other Retirees group; open to seniors who want to enjoy games, socializing and lunch; Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 1002 Carolina Ave.; (803) 
279-0765

FIRST THURSDAY: 5:45-8 p.m.; Cribs for Kids, learn how to provide a safe sleep environment for babies; families who demonstrate financial need will receive a portable crib, fitted sheet, sleep sac and a pacifier for a $10 fee per registered child; Medical College of Georgia Hospital, building 1010C, 1225 Walton Way, Augusta; to register or for more information, contact Rene Hopkins at (706) 721-7606

FIRST THURSDAY: 6:30 p.m.; American Girl Book Club; Edgefield County Public Library, 105 Courthouse Square, Edgefield, S.C.; (803) 637-4025

FIRST THURSDAY: Noon to 1 p.m.; Amputee Support Group; for new patients with an amputation, experienced prosthetic users, family members and other interested individuals; an amputee clinic is held 1 to 2 p.m. following the support group meeting; Walton Rehabilitation Hospital, 1355 Independence Drive, Augusta; (706) 823-8504

SECOND THURSDAY: 6-7:30 p.m.; Brain Injury Support Group; for survivors of stroke, traumatic brain injury, aneurysm and other acquired brain injuries, family members and caregivers; NeuroRestorative Georgia, 2501 Center West Parkway, Augusta; (706) 829-0370

THURSDAYS: 6:30 p.m.; tae kwon do; Family Y, 401 W. Martintown Road; to enroll, call (803) 278-0882

THURSDAYS: 10 a.m. to 2 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

FRIDAYS: 8 p.m.; live country music; DAV building, 2194 Columbia Highway N., Aiken; $6; open to public; (803) 514-0444

SATURDAYS: 7-11 p.m.; meeting of Augusta Christian Singles; 7-8 p.m. dance lessons offered; The Ballroom Dance Center, 525 Grand Slam Drive, Evans; $8 members, $10 guests; (803) 640-2075

SECOND SATURDAYS: 6-9:30 p.m. Parents Night Out; enjoy a date night while your kids have a fun evening at the Y; pizza provided by Papa John’s; for ages 2-12; The Family Y, 401 W. Martintown Road; $12 members, $20 nonmembers; (803) 278-0882

FOURTH SATURDAYS: 8 p.m.; ballroom dance held each month, includes lessons; A&E Dance Studio, 116B Pendleton St., Aiken; $10; (803) 226-0055

FOURTH SUNDAYS: 3-5 p.m.; Survivors of Suicide, support group for those who have lost a loved one through suicide; Trinity Hospice Bereavement Center, 2803 Wrightsboro Road, Suite 38, Augusta;

Al or Laraine Yarbrough, (706) 863-6785 or alyarbrough@knology.net

MONDAYS, WEDNESDAYS AND FRIDAYS: 11 a.m. to noon; Silver Sneakers; older-adult fitness class; Family Y, 401 W. Martintown Road; free to members and Humana Insurance customers; (803) 278-0882

MONDAYS: Tae kwon do classes; 5:45 p.m.; North Augusta Family Y, 401 W. Martintown Road; to enroll, call (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

MONDAYS: 6 p.m.; wheelchair tennis; held weather permitting; The Club at Rae’s Creek,

3206 West Wimbledon Drive, Augusta; held by Walton Foundation for Independence; free and open to the public; (706) 826-5809

MONDAY-FRIDAY: 9 a.m. to noon; Drop-and-shop program; drop off children ages 6 months to 12 years; The Family Y, 401 W. Martintown Road; $9 members, $15 nonmembers; (803) 278-0882

SECOND MONDAYS: 5:30-7:30 p.m.; Look Good ... Feel Better Cancer Support group for female cancer patients; learn skin care and makeup applications, demonstrations on hair/wig techniques; receive a free gift of full-size name-brand cosmetics for use during and after the workshop; Medical College of Georgia Hospital Cancer Center, first floor, community room, 1411 Laney-Walker Blvd., Augusta; register, (706) 721-0466

FIRST AND THIRD MONDAYS: 6-7 p.m.; Discovery, bereavement support group; conversation about personal loss and opportunities for learning, reflection and renewal for personal discovery; Trinity Hospice Bereavement Center, 2803 Wrightsboro Road, Suite 38, Augusta; (706) 729-6021

TUESDAYS: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; watch artists create works; try your hand at art; Arts and Heritage Center of North Augusta, 100 Georgia Ave., the municipal building; $3 adults, $1 students, free for children ages 5 and younger; (803) 441-4380

TUESDAYS: 1-2 p.m.; Moms Connection, weekly support group for new mothers and their babies; weigh your baby, share refreshments, network with other mothers, get questions answered and receive advice from guest speakers and medical professionals; Medical College of Georgia Hospital and Clinics, building 1010C, 1225 Walton Way, Augusta; free; (706) 721-9351

TUESDAY AND THURSDAY: Learn English for Living Foundation; 7-8:30 p.m. at Second Providence Baptist Church, 1202 Old Edgefield Road; 4:30-6 p.m. at Teen Worship Center of Midland Valley Church of the Nazarene, 3526 Jefferson Davis Highway, Graniteville; (706) 284-7555

FIRST AND THIRD TUESDAYS: 4-6 p.m.; free blood pressure testing; Gregg Park Civic Center, 119 Trolley Line Road, Graniteville; (803) 663-7552

FIRST AND THIRD TUESDAYS: 3-5 p.m.; grief support group through Hospice Care of America; Caring Together, 119 Davis Road, Suite 2B, Augusta; (706) 447-2626

SECOND TUESDAYS: 4:30-6 p.m.; Widow and Widower Social, activities including bingo for widows and widowers; group members often extend fellowship after the program with a Dutch treat meal at a local restaurant; Trinity Hospice Bereavement Center, 2803 Wrightsboro Road, Suite 38, Augusta; (706) 729-6021

SECOND TUESDAYS: 10 a.m. to noon; Adaptive Golf Clinic held from March through October; helps those with life-changing illnesses or injuries to learn or relearn how to play golf; instruction on the practice range and opportunities for course play; First Tee of Augusta, 3165 Damascus Road, Augusta; reservations requested; (706) 826-5809 or alsalley@wrh.org

THIRD TUESDAYS: 6:30 p.m. social, 7 p.m. meeting of the Southeastern Filmmakers; a social organization for people interested in the art and craft of independent filmmaking; held at Lost in the 50s, 610 Edgefield Road; membership and meeting free, no filmmaking experience necessary; for information, e-mail Michael G. Hennessy at henndude@yahoo.com or visit www.southeasternfilmmakers.com

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