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Posted: April 29, 2013 - 8:17pm

CIRQUE DU SOLEIL’S QUIDAM: 7:30 p.m. today; tickets, $37-$97; James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh Street, Augusta; purchase tickets, (877) 4AUGTIX, www.georgialinatix.com or the Champion’s Box Office at the James Brown Arena

STORYTIME AT THE PARK: 10-11 a.m. today; stories, games and light refreshments; each child receives a free book; for ages 8 and under, children younger than 4 must be accompanied by adult; Osbon Park shelter, 346 Columbia Ave., Aiken; (803) 642-7634

AIKEN COUNTY BOARD OF DISABILITIES MEETING: 7 p.m. Thursday; 1016 Vaucluse Road, Aiken; (803) 642-8800

12TH ANNUAL PARKINSON'S DISEASE SEMINAR: 8:30 a.m. to noon Friday; presented by Georgia Regents University Movement Disorders pro-gram; Doubletree Hotel, 2651 Perimeter Parkway, Augusta; register, (706) 72-4895 or astefanakos@gru.edu

COSIGN FOR KIDS: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday; consignment and rummage sale to benefit Children's Hospital of Georgia; Crossbridge Baptist Church, 3130 Skinner Mill Road, Augusta; call Catherine Stewart, (706) 721-4004 or castewart@gru.edu

A NIGHT OF GAMES: 5:30 p.m. Friday; $10 per card or $15 for two cards; proceeds benefit programs of the Edgefield County Chamber of Commerce; Warehouse building, Calhoun Street, Johnston

POTTERY TOUR AND SALE: Friday-Sunday; pottery demonstrations, door prizes, items for sale and entertainment; participating sites include Bell House Pottery, pARTners in CLAY at Wyatt Farms, PKPottery, Turtle Rock Pottery and Old Edgefield Pottery; for detailed schedule of events, visit Facebook page “Heritage Trail Pottery Tour Sale”; Edgefield and Greenwood, S.C.

MEET A MASTER GARDENEr: 8 a.m. to noon Saturday; Aiken Master Gardeners will answer lawn and garden questions; Aiken Farmers Market, Williamsburg Street, Aiken; (803) 649-6297 ext. 122

PEACH BLOSSOM STROLL: 9 a.m. Saturday; distance is 1.6 miles; registration fee $25 and does not include shirt; proceeds benefit Relay for Life Edgefield County; fees are nonrefundable; no animals or bicycles allowed; Johnston Municipal parking lot, Johnston

PEACH BLOSSOM FESTIVAL: Saturday; arts, crafts, food vendors, entertainment, bounce houses; parade starts at 10:30 a.m.; Johnston

REDNECK OLYMPICS: Saturday; keg toss, mud wrestling, fishing tournament, horseshoes and other contests; $12, children ages 3 and younger get in free; $10 admission for those who bring two canned goods to donate to Golden Harvest Food Bank; no coolers or food allowed; Lock and Dam, 1853 Lock and Dam Road, Augusta; www.redneckolympics.com

DERBY DAY 2013: 4-8 p.m. Saturday; Augusta Training Shop annual fundraiser; homemade mint juleps, southern cuisine, entertainment, raffles, silent auction, hat contest and watch the Kentucky Derby; $50 in advance, $65 at the door; price includes food and beverages; Legions Club, 2701 Washington Road, Augusta; www.augustatrainingshop.com

CHURCH ANNIVERSARY: 8 a.m. Sunday; guest minister, Rev. Reginald Sharpe, student chaplain with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes-Inner City Atlanta Ministry and chapel assistant at the MLK International Chapel; Runs Missionary Baptist Church, 717 Williston Road, Beech Island

A DAY IN THE COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL: 11 a.m. Sunday; featuring Florida Georgia Line, Casey James, Chris Janson, The Lacs, Carey Murdock and Jaycie; $19 in advance, $25 day of the show, free for children ages 6 and younger with an adult; Augusta Riverfront Marina, 1 Riverfront Drive, Augusta; tkp@tixonline.com or (803) 279-8017

CANDLELIGHT JAZZ AT RIVERWALK AUGUSTA: 8 p.m. Sunday; featuring Georgia Regents University Conservatory Jazz Band; $6 for ages 13 and older; Eighth Street at Riverwalk Augusta; www.gardencityjazz.com

LITTLE BIG TOWN CONCERT: 7:30 p.m. May 8; tickets go on sale Dec. 14; Bell Auditorium, 712 Telfair Street, Augusta; tickets, georgialinatix.com, (877) 4AUGTIX, and James Brown Arena box office

CANDLELIGHT JAZZ AT RIVERWALK AUGUSTA: 8 p.m. May 12; featuring John Hobbs; $6 for ages 13 and older; Eighth Street at Riverwalk Augusta; www.gardencityjazz.com

Women’s Luau: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. May 16; Hawaiian hors d’oeuvres, mocktails and a Polynesian dancer will teach the hula; event in observance of Women’s Health Week; Trinity Hospital of Augusta, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta

BLIND WILLIE MCTELL BLUES FESTIVAL: Noon May 18, gates open at 11 a.m.; lineup includes Buddy Miller and Jim Lauderdale, Tab Benoit, Eric Lindell and the Sunliners featuring Anson Funderburgh, The Randall Bramblett Band, The Revelers, and Crosstie Walkers; $25 in advance, $35 at the gate; Stagecoach Road, Thomson; www.blindwillie.com

CANDLELIGHT JAZZ AT RIVERWALK AUGUSTA: 8 p.m. May 19; featuring Jamp Masters from the JB Academy of Musik Pupils; $6 for ages 13 and older; Eighth Street at Riverwalk Augusta; www.gardencityjazz.com

LUNCH BOX SERIES: 12:30 p.m. May 20; speaker, Vicky Bertagnolli; topic, fire ants; presented by the Aiken Master Gardener Association; free; Trinity United Methodist Church, 2724 Whiskey Road, Aiken; (8063) 649-6297 ext. 122

CANDLELIGHT JAZZ AT RIVERWALK AUGUSTA: 8 p.m. May 26; featuring Garden City Jazz; $6 for ages 13 and older; Eighth Street at Riverwalk Augusta; www.gardencityjazz.com

CHEMO WITH STYLE: 5:30-7 p.m. May 27; program providing wigs, head wear and eduaction for patients for patients undergoing chemotherapy and those recovering from treatment; presented by Hospice Care of Tri-County and Tri County Home Health; Imago Salon, 215 Richland Ave., Aiken; RSVP to Kara Flanders, (803) 641-1131

STORYTIME AT THE PARK: 10-11 a.m. June 5; stories, games and light refreshments; each child will receive a free book; for children ages 8 and under, children younger than 4 years old must be accompanied by an adult; Eustis Park shelter, 1001 Edgefield Ave., Aiken; (803) 642-7634

OPENING RECEPTION AND GALLERY TALK: 6-8 p.m. June 7; opening reception for printmaker Chad Tolley’s exhibit; artwork on display through July 26; free for institute members, $5 nonmembers Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, 506 Telfair Street, Augusta; (706) 722-5495

LUNCH BOX SERIES: 12:30 p.m. June 17; speaker, Everette Jones; topic, woodland plants; presented by the Aiken Master Gardener Association; free; Trinity United Methodist Church, 2724 Whiskey Road, Aiken; (8063) 649-6297 ext. 122

EARTH, WIND & FIRE: 7:30 p.m. June 18; Now, Then & Forever Tour; $1 from each ticket will go toward Earth, Wind & Fire Charities; tickets, $37-61; James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh Street, Augusta; tickets available at www.georgialinatix.com, (877) 4AUGTIX or Champions Box Office

CHEMO WITH STYLE: 5:30-7 p.m. June 24; program providing wigs, head wear and eduaction for patients for patients undergoing chemotherapy and those recovering from treatment; presented by Hospice Care of Tri-County and Tri County Home Health; Imago Salon, 215 Richland Ave., Aiken; RSVP to Kara Flanders, (803) 641-1131

STORYTIME AT THE PARK: 10-11 a.m. July 3; stories, games and light refreshments; each child will receive a free book; for children ages 8 and under, children younger than 4 years old must be accompanied by an adult; Perry Park shelter, 720 Abbeville Ave., Aiken; (803) 642-7634

LUNCH BOX SERIES: 12:30 p.m. July 15; speaker, Jim Bennett; presented by the Aiken Master Gardener Association; free; Trinity United Methodist Church, 2724 Whiskey Road, Aiken; (8063) 649-6297 ext. 122

CHEMO WITH STYLE: 5:30-7 p.m. July 22; program providing wigs, head wear and eduaction for patients for patients undergoing chemotherapy and those recovering from treatment; presented by Hospice Care of Tri-County and Tri County Home Health; Imago Salon, 215 Richland Ave., Aiken; RSVP to Kara Flanders, (803) 641-1131

STORYTIME AT THE PARK: 10-11 a.m. Aug. 7; stories, games and light refreshments; each child will receive a free book; for children ages 8 and under, children younger than 4 years old must be accompanied by an adult; Crosland Park shelter, 1676 Aldrich Street, Aiken; (803) 642-7634

LUNCH BOX SERIES: 12:30 p.m. Aug. 19; speaker, Gary Forrester; topic, drought tolerant landscapes; presented by the Aiken Master Gardener Association; free; Trinity United Methodist Church, 2724 Whiskey Road, Aiken; (8063) 649-6297 ext. 122

CHEMO WITH STYLE: 5:30-7 p.m. Aug. 26; program providing wigs, head wear and eduaction for patients for patients undergoing chemotherapy and those recovering from treatment; presented by Hospice Care of Tri-County and Tri County Home Health; Imago Salon, 215 Richland Ave., Aiken; RSVP to Kara Flanders, (803) 641-1131

LUNCH BOX SERIES: 12:30 p.m. Sept. 16; speaker, Pam Glogowski; topic, ornamentals for the fall garden; presented by the Aiken Master Gardener Association; free; Trinity United Methodist Church, 2724 Whiskey Road, Aiken; (8063) 649-6297 ext. 122

CHEMO WITH STYLE: 5:30-7 p.m. Sept. 23; program providing wigs, head wear and eduaction for patients for patients undergoing chemotherapy and those recovering from treatment; presented by Hospice Care of Tri-County and Tri County Home Health; Imago Salon, 215 Richland Ave., Aiken; RSVP to Kara Flanders, (803) 641-1131

LUNCH BOX SERIES: 12:30 p.m. Oct. 21; topic, butterflies and plants they love; presented by the Aiken Master Gardener Association; free; Trinity United Methodist Church, 2724 Whiskey Road, Aiken; (8063) 649-6297 ext. 122

CHEMO WITH STYLE: 5:30-7 p.m. Oct. 28; program providing wigs, head wear and eduaction for patients for patients undergoing chemotherapy and those recovering from treatment; presented by Hospice Care of Tri-County and Tri County Home Health; Imago Salon, 215 Richland Ave., Aiken; RSVP to Kara Flanders, (803) 641-1131

LAKESIDE HIGH CLASS OF 1993 REUNION: Nov. 1-3; Nov. 1: Lakeside football game against Evans High; Nov. 2: Family Day at Lakeside High; Nov. 3: evening party at Enterprise Mill, $50 by May 30, $75 after May 30; payments should be sent to LHS 20 Year Reunion, C/O Casey Cliatt, P.O. Box 204780, Martinez, GA, 30917-4780; information, lakesidereunion1993@yahoo.com

CHEMO WITH STYLE: 5:30-7 p.m. Nov. 25; program providing wigs, head wear and eduaction for patients for patients undergoing chemotherapy and those recovering from treatment; presented by Hospice Care of Tri-County and Tri County Home Health; Imago Salon, 215 Richland Ave., Aiken; RSVP to Kara Flanders, (803) 641-1131

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