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Posted: October 22, 2013 - 2:18pm

TIME TO SCARE HALLOWEEN CARNIVAL: 5:30-8 p.m. Thursday, Diamond Lakes Community Center; for ages 12 and under; haunted house, carnival games, attractions; costume contest 7 p.m. in three age groups – infant to 2; 3-8, and 9-12; free; (803) 278-1212

SOA: SYMPHONY OF WINE: TOAST AND TASTE: 7 p.m. Thursday, The Richmond on Greene; $50; (706) 826-4705, soaugusta.org

REID ARTS PRESENTS: THE GOOD PENNYWORTHS: 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Reid Memorial Presbyterian Church; Love is but a Jest: Songs for Fools & Lovers; arrangements for voice, lute and Gothic harp; (706) 733-2275, reidchurchaugusta.org

DR. JOHN M. TUTT MEMORIAL GOLF TOURNAMENT: 7:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, Pointe South Golf Club; $65, include breakfast, snacks, souvenirs, lunch, golf cart, greens fees, balls, door prizes; registration required by Friday

SENIOR ADULT OCTOBERFEST: 10 a.m. Friday, Pendleton King Park; free; (706) 796-5025

NASHVILLE RECORDING ARTIST MICHELLE MURRAY PERFORMANCE AND MEET AND GREET: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Charlie Norwood Augusta VA Medical Center’s Spinal Cord Injury Center, and 2-5 p.m. Friday, Adaptive Driving Solutions; performing an acoustic music set and holding a meet & greet at each location; sponsored by BraunAbility and Adaptive Driving Solutions; open to the public; benefits Truckin4Troops; free; michellemurray.com

DIA DE LOS MUERTOS: 4-11 p.m. Friday, Augusta Common; Halloween costume party; music by Kenny George Band, Acosta, Delta Cane, Kyle Smith & Friends, F.O.C.U.S., New Holland Road, Daniel Johnson; $7 advance, $12 day of show; on.fb.me/18yyqho

SCONYERS: THE KELLEY FAMILY BLUEGRASS BAND: 5:30 p.m. Friday, Sconyers Bar-B-Que; (706) 790-5411

BEAN AND BAILEY: 7 p.m. Friday, Kroc Center; comedy duo; tickets available at the Kroc Center or online; $10; SalvationArmyAugusta.org/tickets

AUGUSTA CANAL MOONLIGHT MUSIC CRUISE SERIES 2013 – IMPULSE RIDE: 6 p.m. Friday, Enterprise Mill, 1450 Greene St.; adult oriented; $25; (706) 823-0440 ext. 4, augustacanal.com

ICAN 4 IPADS: 7 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, Savannah Rapids Park; 5K Run/Walk, 10K Cycle, 5K Kayak; participate in one or more events; benefits adults with cognitive and communication deficits; vendors and information booths; $25-$70; ican4ipads.org

JAMES BROWN TURKEY GIVEAWAY REGISTRATION: 9-11 a.m. Saturdays, Oct. 26, Nov. 2, 9 and 16, Dyess Park; take valid state issued ID and utility bill for proof of address; must be registered to receive turkey – one per household; giveaway 8:30 a.m. Nov. 25, Dyess Park; free, registration required; (706) 722-7030, jamesbrownfamilyfdn.org

SATURDAY MAMMOGRAMS: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Georgia Regents Medical Center, first floor, Breast Health Center; women may schedule a routine mammogram; (706) 721-XRAY (9729), grhealth.org/breasthealth

CANAL DISCOVERY WALK: WHAT IS DISC GOLF?: 10 a.m. Saturday, and 3 p.m. Sunday, Julian Smith Casino; learn how disc golf is played and try it on the Lake Olmstead Course; Jimmy Padgett, Augusta Disc Golf Association, leader; meet at Hole 1 near the end of the ball field; free for Canal Keeper members, $2 others; augustacanal.com

LAKE FOREST HILLS FALL FESTIVAL: 11 a.m. Saturday, Lake Forest Hills Elementary School; inflatables, dunking booth, games, entertainment stage with music and contests, Sweet Shoppe, face painting, chicken run, fire engine, police patrol car, food, drink, prizes; $12 at the gate, ages 2 and younger free; lforest-hills.rcboe.org

MOSES MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH FAMILY FUN DAY HOLY SPIRIT FESTIVAL: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Moses Missionary Baptist Church; fun, food, employment information, health and community information; free

GALILEE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH GOLDEN AGERS MINISTRY FEEDING THE NEEDY: Noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Galilee Missionary Baptist Church, Augusta; free; (706) 724-4017

HEPHZIBAH PHARMACY GRAND REOPENING/FALL HEALTH FAIR: 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Hephzibah Pharmacy; free fun, food and fellowship; blood pressure, blood sugar and bone density screenings; representatives from Walton Rehab, MCG, Medicaid/Medicare, more; children’s activities; hephzibahpharmacy.epicrx.com

BROAD STREET RAMBLE 10K: 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Augusta Common; 10K distance, 1 Mile Kids Fun Run; followed by live music, food and beer party; food trucks and vendors; $30; register online at http://www.active.com/running/augusta-ga/broad-street-ramble-2013, augustastriders.com/Broad-Street-Ramble

AN ELVIS TRIBUTE DINNER SHOW BY DAVID LEE: 6:30 p.m. Saturday, The Boathouse; benefits Senior Citizens Council; dinner and show with cash bar, dessert bar, silent auction, drawing for $100 VISA gift card; $20 per person, $35 per couple, dinner and show; concert only $10 – advance tickets only; tickets available online using the Pay Pal button; (706) 868-0120, (706) 231-3510, www.seniorcitizenscouncil.org

GHOULS AND GOBLINS GALA: 7 p.m. Saturday, Augusta Convention Center, Olmstead Exhibit Hall; held by Solar Entertainment; cash bar, prize giveaways, costume contest, refreshments; $30, VIP $40, tickets available online and by phone; ( 706) 396-6000, eventbrite.com/event/8491409033

ROBERT EARL KEEN CONCERT: 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Imperial Theatre; American singer-songwriter and entertainer; $15-$24; imperialtheatre.com

CSRA HUMANE SOCIETY PET-A-FAIR: Noon Sunday, Julian Smith Casino; doors open noon, pet contests 2 p.m.; silent auction, raffles, refreshments, microchip clinic; free admission; (706) 261-PETS, info@csrahumanesociety.org

CHER’S SISTERS ONLY CLUB WOMEN’S HEALTH AND BEAUTY EXPO: 2-6 p.m. Sunday, Diamond Lakes Community Center; free; (706) 826-1370

ABILENE BAPTIST CHURCH FAMILY FALL FESTIVAL: 4 p.m. Sunday, Abilene Baptist Church; live music from The Remedy, inflatables, Bible game booths, hot dogs, cotton candy, popcorn, face painting, horses, train rides, more; free; myabilene.org/family-fall-festival-augusta-ga

ALDERSGATE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH TRUNK OR TREAT: 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Aldersgate United Methodist Church; bring children dressed in costume, trick or treat safely in church parking lot; light dinner, children’s costume contest, inflatables; free; (706) 733-4416, aldersgateum.com

AIKEN PERFORMING ARTS ACADEMY HALLOWEEN HAUNTED HOUSE: 7-8:30 p.m. Monday-Wednesday, Oct. 28-30, 130 Avery Lane, Aiken; $2; Kiddie Station for anyone who does not want to enter; face painting; Halloween activities; apple cider, treats on sale

FREE SEMINAR: REPORT CARD BLUES?: 7 p.m. Tuesday, Office of Maria E. Gangarosa-Emerson, Ph.D., PC; determine why your child might be struggling in school and discover what treatments may be helpful, what strategies may be available to make the most of classroom and school resources; Dr. Gangarosa-Emerson, Jane Coolidge, MA, CCC-SLP (reading and dyslexia specialist) and a school advocate, speakers; refreshments; free, reservations required; (706) 447-8700, childneuropsychology.info

SAVANNAH RIVER SITE CITIZENS ADVISORY BOARD MEETING: Nov. 18-19, DoubleTree Hotel, 2651 Perimeter Parkway, Augusta; issues-based committees meet in combined session 1 p.m. Monday; full board meetings begin 8:30 a.m. Tuesday; (800) 249-8155, srscitizensadvisoryboard@srs.gov

CANHOPE EMOTIONAL SUPPORT GROUP: 3-4 p.m. third Wednesdays, Aiken’s First Baptist Church, 120 Chesterfield St., Aiken; Cancer Survivors Helping Others through Positive Encouragement; meets third Wednesdays; Jamie Turner, executive director, (803) 649-5433, srcfdirector@yahoo.com; Cathy Cole, group facilitator, (803) 641-5389, cathy.cole@uhsinc.com; free; savannahrivercancerfoundation.org

JOHNSTON FARMERS AND ARTISTS MARKET: 4-6:30 p.m. Thursdays, Calhoun Street; produce, eggs, baked goods, relishes, pickles, handmade soaps, hand-knitted and felted items, prints, note cards

ALDERSGATE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH PUMPKIN PATCH: 1-7 p.m. Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, noon to 7 p.m. Sunday, through Oct. 26; field trip groups welcome, call Shannon Cook (706) 733-4416 to register; benefits Aldersgate Youth Group; aldersgateum.com

GOLD PANNING: 9 a.m. first and third Saturdays through October, Heritage Gold Mine Park, 209 N. Mine St., McCormick; learn how to pan for gold, keep what you find; gem screening, tours of the mine; tours $3, gold panning $5, gems $5; heritagegoldmine.com

PLANTATION BLOOD: 7 p.m. Thursday-Sunday through Nov. 2, 4127 Wallie Drive; $22; (706) 793-3100, plantationblood.com

NIGHTMARE PLANTATION HAUNTED HAYRIDE: 7 p.m.-midnight Thursday-Sunday through Nov. 2, Nightmare Plantation, 1110 Dodge Lane, Grovetown; all proceeds benefit Wounded Warrior Project and Channeled Paths; $15, military discount; nightmareplantation.net

THE MAIZE AT STEED’S DAIRY: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturdays through Nov. 16, Steed’s Dairy Farm, 4634 Wrightsboro Road, Grovetown; last ticket sold one hour before closing; jumping pillow, hay rides, petting zoo, corn maze, pumpkin patch, more; $10; (706) 855-2948, steedsdairy.com

GRAYSTONE RANCH FALL FEST: 10 a.m.-midnight Friday-Saturday, noon-midnight Sunday through Nov. 30; Graystone Ranch Nature Park, 1017 McManus Road; pumpkin patch, haunted forest, haunted hay rides, hay maze, more; $10; graystoneranch.com

NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUP MEETING: 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays, St. John’s United Methodist Church Room 119, 104 Newberry St. NW, Aiken; for relatives and friends of addicts; free; nar-anon.org

WESTMINSTER SCHOOLS OF AUGUSTA OPEN HOUSE: 9 a.m. Thursday, Westminster Schools of Augusta; meet teachers, hear from other parents, tour campus, learn about financial aid and discover Westminster’s extraordinary Christian college-preparatory curriculum; for families with prospective students for the Lower School (pre-K-fifth grade); free; wsa.net

ZOMBIE 5K AT FORT GORDON 2013: Check-in 7 a.m., run 9 a.m. Saturday, Fort Gordon Zombie Course, intersection of Kilbourne and Wainwright Circle; benefits Fort Gordon Better Opportunities for Single Service Member program; $30; (706) 791-2556

COLUMBIA COUNTY FAIR: Oct. 31-Nov. 9, Columbia County Fairgrounds, 5462 Columbia Road, Grovetown; columbiacountyfair.net

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

HOUNDS AROUND TOWNE: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 2, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 3, Evans Towne Center Park, 7016 Evans Town Center Blvd.; call for animal arts and crafts vendors; free admission; pet costume contest; booths $25; K9 demos, Ask-A-Vet table, more; (706) 312-7194, columbiacountyga.gov

SALLEY CHITLIN STRUT 2013: Nov. 30, 230 Pine St. NW, Salley, S.C.; vendor applications and beauty pageant information online; chitlinstrut.com

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