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Posted: February 25, 2014 - 3:19pm

FREE INCOME TAX PREPARATION: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday-Thursday through April 15, Aiken County Library, 314 Chesterfield St. NW, Aiken; available to Aiken County residents; appointments required; (803) 642-2020

DR. WILLIAM SEARS TO SPEAK IN EVANS: 7 p.m. Thursday, Be My Guest Catering, 4216 Washington Road, Evans; free; limited space, ticket required; call (706) 228-2530

SMITH-WATSON FAMILY: Reunion July 3-6 Aiken and Edgefield counties; (706) 399-0143, (803) 507-7461, smithwatsonfamilyreunion@gmail.com

CANHOPE EMOTIONAL SUPPORT GROUP: 3-4 p.m. third Wednes-days, Aiken 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; bit.ly/1cbQBg8

AIKEN AREA MYELINATORS MS SELF HELP GROUP MEETING: 10 a.m. third Saturdays, St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 961 Trail Ridge Road, Aiken; for those 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; nar-anon.org

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

AIKEN COMMUNITY PLAYHOUSE: SHERLOCK HOLMES: 8 p.m. Friday, Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday; 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 adults, $17 seniors, $12 students, $7 children; (803) 648-1438, aikencommunityplayhouse.com

GUY DAVIS: 7:30 p.m. Friday, 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

PARKINSON’S DISEASE & ESSENTIAL TREMOR: UPDATES FOR BEST MEDICATIONS AND SURGERIES: 3-5:30 p.m. Saturday, DoubleTree Hotel, 2651 Perimeter Parkway; free seminar presented by Georgia Regents Movement Disorders specialists Cole Giller, John Morgan and Deborah Boland; registration encouraged; gru.edu/parkinsons

METATALAH BOOK RELEASE AND ART SHOW: 4-7 p.m. Sunday, Jessye Norman School of the Arts, 739 Greene St.; live music, hors d’oeuvres, art; (706) 394-0190, info@humanitreehouse.com

STORY TIME IN THE GARDENS: 4 p.m. Tuesdays through 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; singing favorite ’60s hits; BroadwayInAugustaGA.com

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