MONDAYS AND THURSDAYS: 7-9 p.m. Mondays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursdays; 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; (706) 790-4975 or firstname.lastname@example.org
FIRST MONDAYS: 6:30 p.m.; American Legion Auxiliary Unit 71 meets at 333 E. Spring Grove Ave.; for membership, call Linda Smiley at (803) 279-5074
THURSDAYS: Noon to 1:15 p.m.; Rotary Club of North Augusta weekly meeting; featuring different speakers each week; Ryan’s Grill Buffet and Bakery, in the club meeting room, 1275 Knox Ave.; RSVP, club president Dan Rickabaugh, (803) 640-4888 or email@example.com
TODAY: 7:15 a.m.; Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce A.M. Connection; topic, URS- Aiken County’s Future 500 Company; speaker, Keith Woods of URS Corporation; sponsored by North Augusta Today and The Augusta Chronicle; North Augusta Community Center, 495 Brookside Ave.; (803) 279-2323
TODAY: 10:30 a.m., newborn to age 2; 11:15 a.m., ages 3-6; story time; Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; (803) 279-5767
TODAY: 7 p.m.; Bobby Richardson’s Impact Player event; Richardson is a former New York Yankee baseball player and a Christian inspirational and motivational speaker; free; Wesley Center of Grace United Methodist Church, 639 Georgia Ave.
THURSDAY: 6 p.m.; Belvedere Fire District Commissioners meeting; Belvedere Fire Department, 204 Hampton Ave; (803) 279-5505
THURSDAY: 7 p.m.; Sgt. Berry Benson Camp of the Sons of Confederate Veterans meeting; topic, Hamburg and Historical Facts of Early North Augusta; speakers, Lauren Virgo and Milledge Murray; Acacia Masonic Lodge, Brookside Ave.
FRIDAY: 7:30 p.m.; Tasters Guild; holiday wines and appetizers; $20 members, $25 nonmembers; North Augusta Community Center, 495 Brookside Ave.; reservation, (803) 279-9522
SATURDAY: 9-11 a.m.; pancake breakfast to benefit needy children at local elementary schools held by the North Augusta Junior Women’s League; includes games, crafts, jump house and raffle; Lions Memorial Field, off West Buena Vista Avenue near Riverview Park; tickets are $5 and available at Parks Pharmacy and CommuniGraphics
SATURDAY: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; fourth annual Holiday Bazaar; shop with 20 vendors including Willow House, Tastefully Simple, thirty-one, Mary Kay, Ohh La La Door Decor and More, FashFlipFlops, Chicky Monkey, Premier Jewelry and Cutco; will feature children’s upscale consignment sale; 1006 Pinon Road
SATURDAY: 7-10 p.m.; performance by Country As Can Be, The Fields Brothers Band; Jamboree J.C. Hut, off Johnson Road, Belvedere; free; (803) 221-2449
SATURDAY-SUNDAY: Cookies with Santa; cookies and milk with Santa, children encouraged to bring Christmas lists; portraits with Mary Beth’s Photography
and Williams Photography, packages range from $75 to $150; Stewart House, Martintown Road; book an appointment, Mary Beth, (803) 634-0896 or Michelle, (803) 278-0068
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 21: 10:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.; Thanksgiving movie; bring your own refreshments; Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; (803) 279-5767
THURSDAY, NOV. 22: 11 A.M. TO 2 P.M.; Community Thanksgiving Dinner; free and open to public; donations of nonperishable food items and money will be collected for the hungry and Golden Harvest Food Bank; reservations required by Saturday; Church of the Holy Trinity, 160 Merovan Drive; (803) 341-0075
SATURDAY, NOV. 24: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Christmas in the Backwoods; featuring Santa Claus, caroling, sharing of stories and songs from the colonial era; shops will be open for shopping; Living History Park, 299 W. Spring Grove Ave.; (803) 279-7560
MONDAY, NOV. 26: Noon to 6 p.m.; Shepeard Community Blood Center blood drive; Mt. Vintage at Towne Square, 285 Mt. Vintage Plantation Drive
FRIDAY, NOV. 30: 4 p.m.; LEGO Club meeting; Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; (803) 279-5767
FRIDAY, NOV. 30: 7 p.m.; California Jewels seminar with Jack Larkin of Pacific Southern Wine Company; $15 per paid reservation; $20 per person at the door if space available; Wine World, 133 Georgia Ave.; reserve, (803) 279-9522
TUESDAY, DEC. 4: 6:30 p.m.; annual Christmas party for the North Augusta Artists Guild; held at the Arts and Heritage Center of North Augusta, 100 Georgia Ave.
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 5: 4 p.m.; early release movie; Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; (803) 279-5767
FRIDAY-SATURDAY, DEC. 7-8: 5:30-9:30 p.m. Dec. 7, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 8; 25th annual North Augusta Christmas Tour of Homes; sponsored by Beta Sigma Phi Sorority; tour features six homes decorated for the holidays, Hammond Hill Elementary School and Arts and Heritage Center of North Augusta; $20 advance tickets until 3 p.m. Dec. 3, $25 day of tour; tickets can be purchased from Jim Bush Flower Shop, 501 West Martintown Road, CommuniGraphics, 1400 Georgia Ave., and Parks Pharmacy, 437 Georgia Ave.
FRIDAY-SATURDAY, DEC. 7-8: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Dec. 7, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 8; Holiday Open House; Arts and Heritage Center of North Augusta, 100 Georgia Ave.
FRIDAY-SATURDAY, DEC. 7-8: 6-9 p.m. Dec. 7, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 8; Artisans Market; artists will be on-site; Arts and Heritage Center of North Augusta, 100 Georgia Ave.
SATURDAY, DEC. 8: 10 a.m.; Brunch and Fashion Show featuring fashions from White House Black Market; $10; tickets must be purchased in advance by Dec. 5; American Legion Post 71, 333 E. Pine Grove Ave.
SUNDAY, DEC. 9: 2 p.m.; North Augusta Evening Lions Club Christmas Parade; theme, Dreams of Christmas; also will be televised on Comcast channel 21, Atlantic Broadband channel 7 and Knology channel 7; $25 entry fee for commercial entries, no fee for noncommercial entries; entry deadline is Nov. 29
FRIDAY, DEC. 14: 3-5:30 p.m.; Overcoming Barriers to Employment; Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; (803) 279-5767
SATURDAY, DEC. 15: 7-10 p.m.; performance by Country As Can Be, The Fields Brothers Band; Jamboree J.C. Hut, off Johnson Road, Belvedere; free; (803) 221-2449
FRIDAY, DEC. 28: 4 p.m.; LEGO Club meeting; Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; (803) 279-5767