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Posted: October 29, 2013 - 4:33pm

JAMES BROWN TURKEY GIVEAWAY REGISTRATION: 9-11 a.m. Saturday and Nov. 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

GOSPEL SINGING FEATURING JORDAN RIVER AND MIDLAND TRIO: 7 p.m. Saturday, Midland Gospel Singing Center, 705 Martin Smith Road, Gilbert; (803) 657-5373

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

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

NIGHTMARE PLANTATION HAUNTED HAYRIDE: 7 p.m.-midnight Thursday-Sunday through Saturday, 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

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

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

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

OUTDOOR CAMP MEETING 2014: 7:30 p.m. today through Friday, 5 p.m. Saturday, 6 p.m. Sunday, Spoken Word Christian Ministries, 1219 Edgefield Highway, Aiken; Maxine Sneed, Regina Herrin, Anthony Arnold and Ray Singleton, speakers; free

COLUMBIA COUNTY FAIR: Thursday through Nov. 9, Columbia County Fairgrounds, 5462 Columbia Road, Grovetown; columbiacountyfair.net

USC AIKEN SAFE TRICK-OR-TREAT EVENT: 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday, Thursday, USC Aiken, 471 University Parkway, Aiken; Halloween fun sponsored by USC Aiken Resident Student Organization, University Housing and Campus Organizations; parking in parking lot D; children welcome at Pacer Commons and Crossings for a safe Halloween experience; trick-or-treating, games in front of Pacer Commons, haunted house in Pacer Crossings, hayride around Pacer Downs; prizes; free; deriw@usca.edu

VALLEY FAIR BAPTIST CHURCH TRUNK-OR-TREAT: 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Valley Fair Baptist Church, 900 Jefferson Davis Highway, Graniteville; fun and safe Christian experience; candy for the kids, Halloween refreshments, adult costume contest, car decorating contest, movie on the lawn; free; valleyfairbptch.org

THIRD ANNUAL CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING AND CANDLELIGHT REMEMBRANCE SERVICE: 7 p.m. Friday, Valley Fair Baptist Church, 900 Jefferson Davis Highway, Graniteville; a time of healing for families that have lost loved ones; place names on a patrons list for $5 or more; (803) 663-6866, valleyfairbptch@aol.com, valleyfairbptch.org

USC AIKEN JAZZ BAND: 7 p.m. Friday, The Etherredge Center, 471 University Parkway, Aiken; (803) 648-6851, web.usca.edu/etherredge-center

EDGEFIELD COUNTY THEATRE COMPANY: SUNNY DAY: 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2, 3 p.m. Sunday; written by Leonard Todd; (803) 637-3833, edgefieldtheatre.wordpress.com

LAKESIDE HIGH CLASS OF 1993 REUNION: Friday through Sunday; Friday: Lakeside football game against Evans High; Saturday: Family Day at Lakeside High; Sunday: 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

AIKEN COMMUNITY PLAYHOUSE: LEND ME A TENOR: 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday Aiken Community Playhouse, 126 Newberry St. SW, Aiken; (803) 648-1438 aikencommunityplayhouse.com

HOUNDS AROUND TOWNE: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday 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

VALLEY FAIR BAPTIST CHURCH ANNIVERSARY: 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Valley Fair Baptist Church, 900 Jefferson Davis Highway, Graniteville; the Rev. T.C. Edwards, speaker; free; valleyfairbptch.org

NEW OLIVE BRANCH BAPTIST CHURCH FAMILY & FRIENDS DAY: 4 p.m. Saturday, New Olive Branch Baptist Church, 407 Urquhart Drive, Beech Island; The Rev. Billy Smith and The Radio Angels, The Pinckney Sisters, guests; free

EDGEFIELD COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OYSTER ROAST/LOW COUNTRY BOIL/BBQ: 5 p.m. Nov. 9, Johnston Municipal parking lot/Warehouse Building, Calhoun Street, Johnston, S.C.; oysters, low country boil, barbecue, silent and live auction, mascot/spirit award; entertainment by Tony B of WKSX FM 92.7; tickets available at Johnston, Edgefield and Ridge Spring branches of First Citizen Bank, Regions Bank, SRP Federal Credit Union, Turkey Shoppe of Main and Edgefield County Chamber of Commerce

JORDAN BAPTIST CHURCH ANNIVERSARY: 2 p.m. Nov. 10, Jordan Baptist Church, 300 Skyland Farm Road, Williston; the Rev. Maurice Porter, speaker; free

EDGEFIELD COUNTY BUSINESS/COMMUNITY EXPO: 3 p.m. Nov. 14, Edgefield Town Gym, 380 W. Church St., Edgefield; door prizes, raffles, food; must register for free booth by Nov. 1 (must bring door prize); bring own table, chair, items, set up noon to 3 p.m.;edgefieldcounty@bellsouth.net, info@edgefieldcountychamber.org

GOSPEL SING: 6 p.m. Nov. 16, Lighthouse Tabernacle, 184 Front St., Bath; featuring Chosen and The Brazells; free; (803) 593-0681

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

EDGEFIELD COUNTY THEATRE COMPANY: THE MAGIC CHRISTMAS ELF: 8 p.m. Dec. 13 and 14, 3 p.m. Dec. 15, William Miller Bouknight Theatre, 405 Main St., Edgefield; written by Susie O’Neal; (803) 637-3833, edgefieldtheatre.wordpress.com

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