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Coming Up Calendar

Posted: October 22, 2013 - 3:18pm
Jessica Osborne (from left), Ellye Osborne, 3, and Krista Johnson hold hands as they make their way down the Rapid Slide at the Jack O'Lantern Jubilee held in North Augusta last year. This year's event will be 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday along Georgia Avenue and Jackson Square.  SPECIAL
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Jessica Osborne (from left), Ellye Osborne, 3, and Krista Johnson hold hands as they make their way down the Rapid Slide at the Jack O'Lantern Jubilee held in North Augusta last year. This year's event will be 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday along Georgia Avenue and Jackson Square.

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; (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

MONDAY-SATURDAY, MONDAY-THURSDAY: 9 a.m. Monday-Saturday, and 6:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday, Riverview Park Activities Center, 100 Riverview Park Road; jazzercise classes; $35 per month; (803) 441-4311

MONDAYS: 5-6 p.m., Riverview Park Activities Center, 100 Riverview Park Road; baton twirling with Hope Hamm; introduces basics of baton twirling, dance and bodywork in an interactive group setting; $30 registration fee (includes a custom-size baton), then $45 per month; (803)
441-4311

MONDAYS: 7-8:30 p.m., Riverview Park Activities Center, 100 Riverview Park Road; Dance Class, ballroom class with instructions for rumba, cha cha, waltz and fox trot; Rudy Brostrom, instructor; $45 per person, $55 per couple; (803)
441-4311

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

TUESDAYS: 4-7 p.m., Riverview Park Activities Center, 100 Riverview Park Road; tumbling with Augusta Cheer Academy; once a week per month; ages 3-5 4-5 p.m., $45; ages 6-10 5-6 p.m., $55; ages 11 and older 6-7

p.m., $60; (803) 441-4311

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

TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY: 10 a.m., Riverview Park Activities Center, 100 Riverview Park Road; Senior Fitness – aerobic- type class; Ruth Reynolds and Ruby Hamrick, instructors; free with membership; (803) 441-4311

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: 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

THURSDAYS-SUNDAYS THROUGH NOV. 3: House of Terror, 308 Holly Lane (off Martintown Road); 7:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 7:30-11 p.m. Thursdays and Sundays; (803) 599-7038, schouseofterror.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 THURSDAY, OCT. 31: Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce, 406 West Ave.; It’s Spooky to be Hungry Food Drive; collecting nonperishable, commercially prepared food including canned fruits, canned vegetables, canned meats and pasta; no glass, no baby food or formula; benefits Golden Harvest Food Bank; (706) 736-1199 ext. 229, spookytobehungry.org

THROUGH THURSDAY, OCT. 31: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 7-31, St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church, 471 W. Martintown Road; St. Bart’s Pumpkin Patch, thousands of pumpkins, lots of sizes, shapes and prices; all proceeds benefit St. Bartholomew’s outreach missions

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

WEDNESDAY: 7:15 a.m., A.M. Connection: Tax Tips, North Augusta Community Center, 495 Brookside Ave.; Taxes: Planning Opportunities for 2013; $15 Chamber members, $25 others; (803) 279-3737

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

THURSDAY: 7 p.m., Lookaway Hall, 804 Carolina Ave.; Heritage Council of North Augusta’s Spooky Tales; Walker Posey, featured speaker; refreshments; $5, free to members; (803) 270-9400

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

FRIDAY: 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

FRIDAY: 7:15 p.m., downtown North Augusta, West Avenue; Spooky Sprint 5K Walk/Run; Benefits Arts & Heritage Center of North Augusta; free screening of Hotel Transylvania, rated PG, follows; dress in costume, bring pets in costume; arrive by 7 p.m. to be considered for the costume contest; traverse downtown North Augusta’s well-lit streets and sidewalks; awards given; (803) 441-4380, artsandheritagecenter.com

SATURDAY: 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: 11 a.m., Episcopal Convent of St. Helena, 414 Savannah Barony Drive; Order of St. Helena New Convent Ceremony of Blessing; moving from the 3042 Eagle Drive, Augusta, location of the convent since 1960; ceremony of blessing of the land where the new convent will be built 11 a.m. Oct. 26; (706) 798-5201, osh.org

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

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

FRIDAY, NOV. 1: 6:30 p.m., Wesley Center, Grace United Methodist Church, 639 Georgia Ave.; Monsters University movie screening; a scary good time; scream and cheer for favorite team; wear team colors; refreshments; doors open 6:30 p.m.; free; www.gotgraceumc.org

MONDAY, NOV. 11: 7:30 p.m., Wesley Center, Grace United Methodist Church, 639 Georgia Ave.; 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

SATURDAY: 6:30 p.m., North Augusta Community Center, 495 Brookside Ave.; Jennie Finch Dinner with Champions; dinner, silent auction for Jennie Finch items; meet and greet with staff and players; Jennie Finch, speaker; $25; (803) 441-4311

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