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Posted: January 29, 2014 - 12:17pm

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

AIKEN AREA MYELINATORS MS SELF HELP GROUP MEETING: 10 a.m. third Saturdays, St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 961 Trail Ridge Road, Aiken; for people with multiple sclerosis and caregivers

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;

LIVE PRO WRESTLING: Doors open 7:30 p.m., bell time 8 p.m. first Saturdays, Patriots Park Gymnasium,5445 Columbia Road, Grovetown; $10 and $7; 5 and younger free; flatlineprowrestling.com

WINTER NOCTURNE WITH EDVINAS MINKSTIMAS: 7 p.m. Thursday, Etherredge Center, 471 University Parkway, Aiken; (803) 648-6851

LET’S PAINT ROBOTS: 2 p.m. Saturday, Augusta-Richmond County Public Library, 823 Telfair St., Augusta; with Leonard “Porkchop” Zimmerman; free; supplies provided; limited to 25 children, registration required; (706) 821-2623

OSWALD WRITER’S SERIES: JAN EPTON SEALE: 8 p.m. Tuesday, Etherredge Center, 471 University Parkway, Aiken; (803) 641-3479, tomm@usca.edu

USC AIKEN FACULTY ARTIST RECITAL: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 6, Etherredge Center, 471 University Parkway; (803) 648-6851

AN EVENING WITH THE GAITHER VOCAL BAND: 7 p.m. Feb. 7, Bell Auditorium; male harmony vocalizations $28-$72; bit.ly/IVkzKf

ETTA MAY: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 7, Jabez Sanford Hardin Performing Arts Center, 7022 Evans Town Center Blvd., Evans; comedy; guests encouraged to wear shabby chic attire and walk red carpet to entrance; $27.50, $32.50; (706) 726-0366, augustaamusements.com

SIXTH ANNUAL PANTHER 5K: 9 a.m. Feb. 8, Lakeside High School, 533 Blue Ridge Drive, Evans; benefits scholarship fund in memory of Lisa Meitin; registration 8 a.m., cafeteria; strollers allowed, no pets; $20 advance, $25 race day; panther5k.com

CULTURAL SERIES: PRESIDIO BRASS: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 8, The Etherredge Center, 471 University Parkway, Aiken; (803) 648-6851

WINTER JAM 2014 TOUR SPECTACULAR: 7 p.m. Feb. 13, James Brown Arena; Newsboys and Lecrae with Tenth Avenue North, Thousand Foot Krutch, Plumb, NewSong and Colton Dixon; Nick Hall, evangelist with message; iDisciple App Pre-Jam Party featuring Love & The Outcome, Everfound, Derek Minor; $10; bit.ly/1c5UuQp

SOA: UNIVERSITY HEALTH CARE SYSTEM POPS! AT THE BELL: MELISSA MANCHESTER: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 13, Bell Auditorium; classic hits and diva tributes; soaugusta.org

TYLER PERRY’S HELL HATH NO FURY LIKE A WOMAN SCORNED: 3 p.m. Feb. 16, Bell Auditorium, $47.50; 7:30 p.m. Feb. 16, $49.50; doors open one hour prior to show; tickets at Champion’s box office at James Brown Arena, online at www.georgialinatix.com and by phone at (877) 4AUGTIX; group sales (706) 262-4573 or vjohnson@arccc.com; bit.ly/1fyPHKk

SOA: BANK OF AMERICA COLUMBIA COUNTY MUSIC SERIES: ESCHER STRING QUARTET: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 18, Jabez Sanford Hardin Performing Arts Center, 7022 Evans Town Center Blvd., Evans; refined string quartet acclaimed for its individual sound, inspired artistic decisions and symbiotic blend; soaugusta.org

TAYLOR BMW BROADWAY IN AUGUSTA: ROCK OF AGES: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 20, Bell Auditorium; smash hit musical featuring ‘80s tunes; BroadwayInAugustaGA.com

NINTH ANNUAL AUGUSTA HOME & GARDEN SHOW: 2-7 p.m. Feb. 21, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Feb. 22, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Feb. 23, James Brown Arena; turn home and garden dreams into reality; augustahomeandgarden

AIKEN COMMUNITY PLAYHOUSE: SHERLOCK HOLMES: 8 p.m. Feb. 21, 22, 28, March 1, 3 p.m. Feb. 23, March 2, Aiken Community Playhouse, 126 Newberry St. SW, Aiken; incriminating letters written by a young European prince to the English girl he betrayed are in the hands of the dead girl’s sister; Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are on the case with Moriarty lurking in the shadows; $20 adult, $17 senior, $12 student, $7 child; (803) 648-1438, aikencommunityplayhouse.com

COLUMBIA COUNTY CHARITY GALA, A VEGAS STYLE EVENT: 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, Savannah Rapids Park, 3300 Evans to Locks Road, Martinez; Vegas style games, music, dinner, dancing, complimentary drinks, cash bar, raffle prizes, Texas Hold ‘em tournament; $80, $150 couple; (706) 312-7192, etix.com

GUY DAVIS: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 28, Jabez Sanford Hardin Performing Arts Center, 7022 Evans Town Center Blvd., Evans; rural blues; guests encouraged to wear styles of the blues era and walk red carpet to entrance; $20, $25; (706) 726-0366, augustaamusements.com

STORY TIME IN THE GARDENS: 4 p.m. Tuesdays, March 4-May 27, Hopelands Gardens, 135 Dupree Place, 29803 Aiken; senior adults read aloud stories from children’s books; each family in attendance receives a free book to take home; bring a blanket or chair to sit on; drinks and snacks welcome; for ages 8 and younger accompanied by an adult; free; to become a volunteer reader call (803) 642-7650

SOA: UNIVERSITY HEALTH CARE SYSTEM POPS! AT THE BELL: Cirque de la Symphonie: 7:30 p.m. March 6, Bell Auditorium; magic and acrobatics of Cirque paired with orchestral classics; soaugusta.org

TYE-DYE 5K FAMILY FUN RUN: 9 a.m. March 8, Evans Middle School, 4785 Hereford Farm Road, Evans; wear white, return covered in many colors; evansmiddle.net/Tye-DyeRun.html

TAYLOR BMW BROADWAY IN AUGUSTA: BEAUTY AND THE BEAST: 7:30 p.m. March 11, Bell Auditorium; musical based on animated feature film; BroadwayInAugustaGA.com

FOREIGNER: 8 p.m. March 13, Bell Auditorium; one of the most popular rock bands in the world; $37-$87; bit.ly/1aoFnnm

HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS 2014 FANS RULE WORLD TOUR: 7 p.m. March 14, James Brown Arena; fans choose rules for games; visit www.harlemglobetrotters.com/rule to vote on favorite, craziest rule; $25-$81; bit.ly/16N4RZB

SOA: BANK OF AMERICA COLUMBIA COUNTY MUSIC SERIES: TRIO VIRADO: 7:30 p.m. March 15, Jabez Sanford Hardin Performing Arts Center; collaboration of the most distinguished Latin artists on flute, viola and guitar; soaugusta.org

SHEN YUN 2014: 7:30 p.m. March 18 and 19, Bell Auditorium; classical China brought to life through dance and orchestral compositions; $52-$102; bit.ly/GB4urC

EDGEFIELD COUNTY THEATRE COMPANY: SYLVIA: 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, March 21, 22, 28 and 29, 3 p.m. Sundays, March 23 and 30, William Miller Bouknight Theatre, 405 Main St., Edgefield; (803) 637-3833, edgefieldtheatre.wordpress.com

GREATER AUGUSTA YOUTH THEATRE: GUYS AND DOLLS JR.: 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 29, Evans High School, 4550 Cox Road, Evans; all performers between sixth and 12th grade; $10 adults, $6 students; gayt.org

DIANE SCHUUR: 7:30 p.m. April 4, Jabez Sanford Hardin Performing Arts Center; contemporary jazz vocalist; guests encouraged to dress in jazz, elegant attire and walk red carpet to entrance; $47.50, $54.50; (706) 726-0366, augustaamusements.com

TAYLOR BMW BROADWAY IN AUGUSTA: STOMP: 7:30 p.m. April 29, Bell Auditorium; explosive, provocative, sophisticated, sexy, unique; BroadwayInAugustaGA.com

TAYLOR BMW BROADWAY IN AUGUSTA: THE MIDTOWN MEN: 7:30 p.m. May 13, Bell Auditorium; signing favorite ‘60s hits; BroadwayInAugustaGA.com

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