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Posted: September 24, 2013 - 6:56pm
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Oliva O'Shields, 6, and her father, Michael O'Shields, worked with  Legos in 2012 at the Nancy Carson Library in North Augusta. The Lego Club will meet at 4 p.m. Friday at the library, 135 Edgefield Road. Children in kindergarten through fifth grade may participate.       MICHAEL HOLAHAN/FILE
MICHAEL HOLAHAN/FILE
Oliva O'Shields, 6, and her father, Michael O'Shields, worked with Legos in 2012 at the Nancy Carson Library in North Augusta. The Lego Club will meet at 4 p.m. Friday at the library, 135 Edgefield Road. Children in kindergarten through fifth grade may participate.

MONDAYS AND THURSDAYS:
7-9 p.m. Mondays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursdays; St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church, 471 W. Martintown Road; meeting of the Pieceful Hearts Quilting Guild; open to all ages; (803) 279-6456

FIRST MONDAYS: 6:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Unit 71 meets at 333 E. Spring Grove Ave.; call Linda Smiley at (803) 279-5074

TUESDAYS: 5-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Oct. 8, Crown Christian Church International, 720 Edgefield Road; Better Choices, Better Health workshop; free; call Corine Simpkins, (803) 642-1607

SECOND TUESDAYS: 6:30 p.m., North Augusta Community Center, 495 Brookside Ave.; North Augusta Lions Club meeting; membership; Jim Hilliard, (803) 278-6968, northaugustalions@yahoo.com

FIRST FRIDAYS, THIRD THURSDAYS: 5-8 p.m., Wine World, 133 Georgia Ave.; in-shop wine tastings; no reservations required; $5, $3 rebate with purchase of one bottle of featured wine; (803) 279-9522, wineworldsc.com

THIRD THURSDAYS: Workshops 6 p.m., regular meetings 7 p.m. third Thursdays each month except December, Belvedere Fire Department, 204 Hampton Ave.; (803) 279-5505

WEDNESDAYS THROUGH OCT. 9: Story Time – infants to 2 years 10:30 a.m., 3-6 years 11:15 a.m., Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; (803) 279-5767

WEDNESDAYS: 6:30 p.m., First Baptist Church Administration Building, 625 Georgia Ave.; SOLA – worship and biblical teaching, atmosphere engaging to all walks of life; doors open 6 p.m., service 6:30 p.m.; coffee, snacks provided; casual dress; parking behind administration building; child-care available; SOLAgeneration@gmail.com

THURSDAYS: Noon to 1:15 p.m., Ryan’s Grill Buffet and Bakery, in club meeting room, 1275 Knox Ave.; Rotary Club of North Augusta meeting; different speakers each week; Dan Rickabaugh, (803) 640-4888, drickabaugh1@yahoo.com

THURSDAYS: 6:30 p.m. Through Nov. 21, Riverview Park, 100 Riverview Park Road; Thursday Night Coed Kickball Fall League; ages 21 and older; $30; AugustaKickball.com

SUNDAYS: 4:30 p.m. Through Nov. 17, Riverview Park, 100 Riverview Park Road; Adult Coed Flag Football League; 6v6 on the field (four men/two women); ages 18 and older; $40; AugustaKickball.com

THROUGH FRIDAY, OCT. 18: Young Adult Ghost Story Writing Contest open to 6-12 graders; 1,000 words or less, typed, double spaced; must include full name, age, grade, school, telephone number and date; judged by staff on grammar, adherence to rules, originality and creativity; winners receive gift certificates from Amazon.com; deadline Oct. 18, Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; winner announced during Terrifying Tales for Teens 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 28

THROUGH FRIDAY, NOV. 1: DAR American History Essay Contest, The Lives of Children During the Revolutionary War; rules and information about contest online; deadline Nov. 1; (803) 474-3431, gwenrs@comcast.net, abbe-lib.org/DAR2013/DAR2013.pdf

TUESDAY-THURSDAY: 7 p.m., Hammond Grove Word Power Ministry, 214 W. Five Notch Road; fall revival; the Revs. Roscoe Perry, Eddie Freeman, Delbert Nero, speakers

THURSDAY-SUNDAY, NOV. 3: House of Terror, 308 Holly Lane, off Martintown Road; open 7:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 7:30-11 p.m. Thursdays and Sundays through Nov. 3; open at 7:30 p.m. every day during Halloween week; Leatherface visits Oct. 3-5; (803) 599-7038, schouseofterror.com

FRIDAY: 4 p.m., Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; Lego Club, for children in kinder­garten through fifth grade; free

FRIDAY: 6-9 p.m., Sno-Cap Drive In; Pirates of the Cure-ibbean Block Party; benefits Alzeimer’s Association; games, music, prizes and more

SATURDAY: Acacia Masonic Lodge 315 Ancient Free Masons, 501 Brookside Ave.; Fall BBQ, eat in (all you can eat) or take out; $10, $6 children, advance tickets available at Pink Dipper, Estate Jewelers and Sno Cap Drive-In; (803) 640-4555; acacialodge315afm.com

SATURDAY-SUNDAY: Grace Fellowship Church Anniversary weekend celebration, 507 W. Five Notch Road; 5 p.m. Saturday cookout, 7 p.m. Saturday concert featuring Tailored; 10:30 a.m. Sunday, service remembering the past and looking to the future; (803) 279-6118

SUNDAY: Hammond Grove Word
Power Ministry, 214 W. Five
Notch Road; Senior Recognition Day, honoring seniors ages
65 and older; lunch served; free; facebook.com/hammond grovewordpower ministry

SUNDAY: 4:30 p.m., Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 1002 Carolina Ave.; Grief Series; Sessions Three and Four: Group sharing; open to the public; (803)
279-0765

MONDAY: 6:30 p.m., Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; North Augusta Area 2 School Board members Keith Liner and Ray Fleming community chat; update on upcoming North Augusta High School construction and other school related topics; participate in open question-and-answer session after brief presentation; open to those who want to ensure that quality learning environments continue to be provided; free; (803) 279-0238, (803) 279-5001

MONDAY: 7 p.m., North Augusta Activities Center, 100 Rivervew Park Drive; dance class featuring Rhumba, Rudy’s Rumba, Cha Cha, Cruisin’, Waltz, Willie Waltz, Fox Trot, Get Foxy; once one dance is learned, move on to the next; space limited to about 10 couples per class; five weeks; $30 individual, $55 couple; (803) 474-0899

SATURDAY, OCT. 5: 10:30 a.m., Holy Trinity Anglican Church, 160 Merovan Drive; St. Francis Day, blessing of the animals; each animal will receive a certificate commemorating the blessing; music, cookies for children, and dog and cat
treats; (803) 341-0075 or anglicanchurchoftheholytrinity.com

SATURDAY, OCT. 5: 11 a.m., Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; Star Wars Reads Day; for grades 1 and up; registration required; (803) 279-5767

THURSDAY, OCT. 10: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., American Legion Post 71, 333 E. Spring Grove Ave.; Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce Women in Business – What Not To Wear: Chamber Edition Luncheon & Fashion Show; $20 Chamber members, $30 others; reservations required by Oct. 7

FRIDAY-SATURDAY, OCT. 11-12: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, North Augusta Activities Center, 100 Riverview Park Drive; Pieceful Hearts Quilters show; quilts, quilted items, vendors, demonstrations on conserving vintage quilts, hand-quilting, applique and other quilting techniques; 2013 Donation Quilt, which benefits Camp Rainbow; $6, ages 12 and younger free with an adult; phquiltshow.blogspot.com

FRIDAY-SATURDAY, OCT. 11-12: 6-10 p.m. Friday, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6-11 p.m. Saturday, La Petite Gallerie, 526 Arrington Ave.; gallery open in conjunction with Hammond’s Ferry Front Porch Sale; featuring artists Jill Stafford, Angela Davis, Wendy Cunico, Beth Jones and Panny Welch Force; (706) 284-8432, wcunico@gmail.com

SATURDAY, OCT. 12: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Belvedere Fire Department, 204 Hampton Ave.; open house, food, activities and goodies; Shepeard Community Blood Center blood drive, Aiken County Sheriff’s Office, I-Dent-A-Kid, Sparky the Fire Dog, and the Smoke House; free

SATURDAY-SUNDAY, OCT. 19-20: 10 a.m., Living History Park, 299 W. Spring Grove Ave.; Colonial Times: A Day to Remember: Olde Towne re-enactments and living exhibits; Saturday –10 a.m. camp opens, tavern opens, 1 p.m. Call to Arms and Presentation of Colors for the Olde Towne Militia, 2 p.m. demonstrations and skirmishes, 3 p.m. Call to Arms for the newly formed Olde Towne militia, 5 p.m. town waits/camp closes; Sunday – 10 a.m. camp opens, 10:15 a.m. the 18th century Anglican worship service held in Meeting House, 11 a.m. tavern opens, noon Colonial Dance demonstration, 1 p.m. Call to Arms and Presentation of Colors for the Olde Towne Militia, 2 p.m. demonstrations and skirmishes, 3 p.m. Call to Arms for the newly formed Olde Towne Militia, 4 p.m. town waits/camp closes; free; colonialtimes.us

SUNDAY, OCT. 20: 2 p.m. Mealing Grove Baptist Church, 212 Murrah Road; Youth Choir anniversary; (803) 442-3755

MONDAY, OCT. 21: 10 a.m., Mount Vintage Plantation Golf Club, 215 Mount Vintage Plantation Drive; American Legion Jesse C. Lynch Memorial Post 71 Golf Tournament; registration and lunch 10 a.m., shotgun start noon; prizes, awards; entry forms online; $90 individual, $360 team; (803) 341-9888, napost71.org

THURSDAY, OCT. 24: 7 p.m. Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; Once Upon a Time: Grimm’s Fairy Tales

FRIDAY, OCT. 25: 5:30-7:30 p.m., North Augusta Chick-fil-A, 1267 Knox Ave.; annual Trunk-or-Treat event; costume contest at 6:30 p.m.; cowslikechicken@gmail.com

FRIDAY, OCT. 25: Noon to 6 p.m., Parks Pharmacy, 437 Georgia Ave.; DEA Take Back Day, in coordination with the North Augusta Public Safety; quick and convenient drop off of unused or expired medications; privacy protected; no liquids accepted; (803) 279-7450

FRIDAY, OCT. 25: 6:30 p.m., Living History Park, 299 W. Spring Grove Ave.; Spirits of Hallowed Eve dinner; a great night of food and entertainment; Deadus Canby, host; $50; reservations required; colonialtimes.us/hallowedeve.html

SATURDAY, OCT. 26: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., downtown, Georgia Avenue; Jack-O-Lantern Jubilee; live entertainment, food, arts and crafts, children’s games and rides, car show, children’s costume contest; vendor deadline Oct. 18; held by North Augusta Parks, Recreation and Leisure Services; (803) 441-4310

SATURDAY, OCT. 26: 6-9 p.m., Living History Park, 299 W. Spring Grove Ave.; All Hallowed Eve Ghost Walk & Illusion Show; walk amongst the ghosts of yesteryear in a Colonial setting; guided tours, entertainment in the Tavern; Faire Wynds grand finale 8:30 p.m.; tours every 15-20 minutes 6-8 p.m., reservations required; tours canceled if downpour, go on in light rain; free; colonialtimes.us

SUNDAY, OCT. 27: 2 p.m. Mealing Grove Baptist Church, 212 Murrah Road; Family and Friends Celebration; (803) 442-3755

MONDAY, OCT. 28: 7 p.m. Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; Terrifying Tales for Teens; winner of Young Adult Ghost Story Writing Contest announced

MONDAY, NOV. 11: 7:30 p.m., Wesley Center, Grace United Methodist Church; Veterans Concert, featuring Savannah River Winds; held by North Augusta Cultural Arts Council; free; (803) 442-7588

THURSDAY, JUNE 5: Last day of school for Aiken County public schools; information available online; acps.schoolfusion.us

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