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Posted: July 16, 2013 - 9:56am

PLAYING WITH FIRE: CONFLICT, COMMUNICATION AND YOUR TRUE COLORS OF LEADERSHIP: 9 a.m.
to 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Aiken Center conference room, 1105 Gregg High­way, Aiken; registration begins 8:30 a.m.

EDGEFIELD DRIVE-IN MOVIE & COSTUME CONTEST: Saturday, Edgefield Square; costume contest 7:30 p.m.; The Flintstones movie starts 8:30 p.m.; bring chairs/blankets; concessions available; (803) 474-8847

TOUCH A TRUCK: 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, H. Odell Weeks Recreation Center, 1700 Whiskey Road, Aiken; children can play on bulldozers, police cars, ambulances, more; bring swimsuit for a soak down from the fire truck provided by the City of Aiken Public Safety

GOLD PANNING: 9 a.m. Saturday and third Saturdays through October, Heritage Gold Mine Park, 209 N. Mine St., McCormick; learn how to pan for gold, keep what you find; historic gold mine with features of the original 1850s mine; town sits on 4.5 miles of tunnels; panning instruction, gem screening for the little ones, tours of the mine

BREEZY HILL BIBLE JUNIOR CAMP: 8 a.m. Monday through 7 p.m. July 26, Breezy Hill Baptist Church, 612 Ascauga Lake Road, Graniteville; for ages 8-12, overnight camp, limited space; preaching, three meals a day, swimming in pond or pools, giant water slide, canoes, paddleboats, competitive games; $110; (803) 663-7037, bhbc@gforcecable.com

PSAT/SAT/ACT PREP CAMP: Monday-July 25, Wardlaw Academy, 1296 Columbia Road, Johnston; for rising grades 9-12

SUMMER REVIVAL: 7 p.m. Monday-July 25, St. Mary Baptist Church, Martin; the Rev. Jason McSwain, speaker

SUMMER REVIVAL: 7:30 p.m. Monday-July 25, Four Mile Missionary Baptist Church, 601 Jackson Ave., New Ellenton; the Rev. William Blount, speaker

FCA SUMMER FUN DAY CAMP: Monday-July 25, Wardlaw Academy, 1296 Columbia Road, Johnston; for rising grades 1-8; $100

CHEMO WITH STYLE: 5:30-7 p.m. Monday and Aug. 26, Sept. 23, Oct. 28 and Nov. 25, Imago Salon, 215 Richland Ave., Aiken; wigs, head wear and education for chemotherapy patients and those recovering from chemo; held by Hospice Care of Tri-County and Tri County Home Health; reservations required; Kara Flanders (803) 641-1131

SAVANNAH RIVER ECOLOGY LAB ANIMAL PRESENTATION: 2 p.m. Tuesday, New Ellenton Branch Library, 113 Pine Hill Ave.; free; (803) 652-7845

SAVANNAH RIVER ECOLOGY LAB ANIMAL PRESENTATION: 2 p.m. July 24, Jackson Branch Library, 106 Main St.; free; (803) 471-3811

LEGO CLUB: 2 p.m. July 25, Midland Valley Branch Library, 9 Hillside Road, Langley; free; (803) 593-7379

THANK YOU PARTY: LINKS TO OUR LEGACY: 8 p.m. July 27, Kroc Center, 1833 Broad St.; SPARK Winner Sassett West, aka Abstact C.I.M, in honor of the support received from the community; free

ROCKSVILLE BAPTIST CHURCH ANNIVERSARY: 2:30 p.m. July 28, Rocksville Baptist Church, Graniteville; Roosevelt Moton, speaker; free

SUMMER REVIVAL: 7:30 p.m. July 29-Aug. 1, Mine Creek Baptist Church, 1799 Johnston Highway, Johnston; the Rev. P.L. Griffin, speaker; free; (803) 275-5194

GOSPEL SINGING FEATURING DISCIPLE V AND KINDRED SPIRIT: 7 p.m. Aug. 3, Midland Gospel Singing Center, 705 Martin Smith Road, Gilbert; free, love offering accepted; refreshments served; volunteers needed to bring finger foods; (803) 657-5373

SPLASH DOWN: 2 p.m. Aug. 6, New Ellenton Branch Library, 113 Pine Hill Ave.; free; (803) 652-7845

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

SPLASHDOWN: 2 p.m. Aug. 7, Jackson Branch Library, 106 Main St.; free; (803) 471-3811

A FRACTURED JACK AND THE BEANSTALK PUPPET SHOW: 2 p.m. Aug. 8, Midland Valley Branch Library, 9 Hillside Road, Langley; free; (803) 593-7379

STORKS AND CORKS: 6-9 p.m. Aug. 10, Silver Bluff Audubon Center, 4542 Silver Bluff Road, Jackson; observe wood storks while sampling wines; buffet dinner follows; reservations required; benefits center’s Connecting People with Nature; (803) 471-0291

GOSPEL SINGING FEATURING CHOSEN, ALL FOR HIM, THE POWELLS: 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, Langley Community Center, S.C. Highway 421, Langley; free, love offering accepted; (803) 593-0681

LUNCH BOX SERIES: 12:30 p.m. Aug. 19, Trinity United Methodist Church, 2724 Whiskey Road, Aiken; speaker, Gary Forrester; topic, drought-tolerant landscapes; presented by the Aiken Master Gardener Association; free; (803) 649-6297 ext. 122

SANDY OAKS PRO RODEO IPRA CHAMPIONSHIP RODEO: Gates 6 p.m., show 8 p.m. August 23-24, Sandy Oaks Pro Rodeo Lazy J Arena; $10 advance, $12 at gate; ages 6-11 $5; (803) 637-5369 home, (803) 480-0045 Sandy’s cell, (803) 480-1944 Wesley’s cell, sandyoak@gmail.com, sandyoaksprorodeo.org

CSRA COLLEGE NIGHT: 5-8:30 p.m. Sept. 5, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; more than 140 colleges and universities and five to 15 professional societies participating; (803) 952-9450, gladys.moore@srs.gov; www.srs.gov/general/outreach/edoutrch/coll_night.htm

LUNCH BOX SERIES: 12:30 p.m. Sept. 16, Trinity United Methodist Church, 2724 Whiskey Road, Aiken; speaker, Pam Glogowski; topic, ornamentals for the fall garden; presented by the Aiken Master Gardener Association; free; (803) 649-6297 ext. 122

HERITAGE JUBILEE FESTIVAL 2013: Whole Hog Cookoff 7 p.m. Sept. 27 to 10 a.m. Sept. 28, Oakley Park, 300 Columbia Road, Edgefield; arts, crafts, food, bingo, live entertainment, classic car show, motorcycle show, more 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, 400 Main St., Edgefield; street dance 7-11 p.m. featuring The Scott Brantley Band, 400 Main St., Edgefield; free admission; edgefieldsc.net

LUNCH BOX SERIES: 12:30 p.m. Oct. 21, Trinity United Methodist Church, 2724 Whiskey Road, Aiken; topic, butterflies and plants they love; presented by the Aiken Master Gardener Association; free; (803) 649-6297 ext. 122

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, $75; send payments to LHS 20 Year Reunion, C/O Casey Cliatt, P.O. Box 204780, Martinez, GA 30917-4780; information, lakesidereunion1993@yahoo.com

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