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Posted: April 23, 2014 - 12:08pm
Four-year-old Kailey Morris (center) leads the prayer as she is held by her mother, Terri, during a Play Time - Prayer Time meeting last year at Grace United Methodist Church. The purpose of the group meeting is so children can play together on the playground while the adults meet for devotional and prayer. The next meeting will be on Saturday.  JON-MICHAEL SULLIVAN/STAFF
JON-MICHAEL SULLIVAN/STAFF
Four-year-old Kailey Morris (center) leads the prayer as she is held by her mother, Terri, during a Play Time - Prayer Time meeting last year at Grace United Methodist Church. The purpose of the group meeting is so children can play together on the playground while the adults meet for devotional and prayer. The next meeting will be on Saturday.

FIRST MONDAYS: 6:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Unit 71 meets at 333 E. Spring Grove Ave.; Linda Smiley (803) 279-5074

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 Pieceful Hearts Quilting Guild; (803) 279-6456

MONDAY-SATURDAY: 9 a.m. Monday-Saturday and 6:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday, Riverview Park Activities Center, 100 Riverview Park Road; jazzercise classes; $32 a month; (803) 441-4311

MONDAYS: 7-8:30 p.m., Riverview Park Activities Center, 100 Riverview Park Road; ballroom, social and line dances; Rudy Brostrom, instructor; $5 per class; (803) 474-0899

MONDAY, WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY: 10-10:45 a.m., Riverview Park Activities Center, 100 Riverview Park Road; senior fitness – aerobic-type class; Ruth Reynolds and Ruby Hamrick, instructors; free with center membership; (803) 441-4311

TUESDAYS: 7:15-8:15 a.m., Manuel’s Bread Cafe, 505 Railroad Ave.; Rotary Club of North Augusta meets; Dan Rickabaugh, (803) 640-4888, drickabaugh1@yahoo.com

FIRST TUESDAYS: 7 p.m., North Augusta Community Center, 495 Brookside Ave.; Heritage Council of North Augusta meets February, March, May, September, October and November

SECOND TUESDAYS: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Fairview Presbyterian Church, 1101 Carolina Ave.; Sewn Together, an American Sewing Guild neighborhood group; free, open to all in the CSRA

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, SATURDAY: 4:30-5:30 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, 11 a.m. to noon Saturday, Riverview Park Activities Center, 100 Riverview Park Road; beginning archery class; Daniel Bartley, instructor; instruction for youths on how to shoot a vertical bow; (803) 441-4310

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

LAST FRIDAYS: 4 p.m., Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; Lego Club for kindergarten through fifth-graders; (803) 279-5767

THROUGH JUNE 15: Langley-Bath-Clearwater High classes of 1952-80 reunion 5 p.m. to midnight Saturday, Aug. 23, North Augusta Community Center; $40; casual dress; limited to 400; paid reservations required by June 15; (803) 593-9842

TODAY: 7:15 a.m., North Augusta Community Center, 495 Brookside Ave.; Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce A.M. Connection; topic, Education Matters: Update on K-18 initiatives; panel, Aiken County Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Elizabeth Everitt, University of South Carolina Aiken Chancellor Dr. Sandra Jordan, and Aiken Technical College President Dr. Susan Winsor; advance registration $15 chamber members, $25 nonmembers; at the door $20 members, $30 nonmembers; register at www.northaugustachamber.org

TODAY: 4 p.m., Forrest McKie & Co. Realtors, 919 Georgia Ave.; ribbon cutting; (803) 278-1523

TODAY: 6 p.m., Church of the Holy Trinity (Anglican), 160 Merovan Drive; Discussion of Five Wishes, a document that helps share what you want if you become sick; nursery is available; free; (803) 641-0075

THURSDAY: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Upscale Residential Care, 1011 East Ave.; ribbon-cutting celebration and open house; (803) 599-7910

THURSDAY: 7 p.m., Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; Open Mic and Awards Night; middle- and high-school age students pick up poetry writing handbooks at the reference desk; all entries must have full name, age, school, grade, telephone number and date; entries must be typed and include 50 lines or less; one entry per person; free; (803) 279-5767

SATURDAY: 9 a.m., Parks Pharmacy, 437 Georgia Ave.; DEA Take Back Day, drop off unused or expired medications, privacy protected; no liquids accepted; in conjunction with North Augusta Department of Public Safety; (803) 279-7450

SATURDAY: 10-11 a.m., Grace United Methodist Church children’s playground, 639 Georgia Ave.; Play Time, Prayer Time, parents and grandparents with young children share a time of fellowship and prayer while children play on the church playground; (706) 284-7301

SATURDAY: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Brick Pond Park, Center Street; Family Earth Day; sponsored by the city of North Augusta; free

SATURDAY: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Our Lady of Peace School, at corner of Knox and LeCompte avenues; Strawberry Festival; strawberries and cream, strawberry shakes, strawberry shortcakes, strawberry jam, strawberry eating contest, strawberry bake-off; games, inflatables, prizes, crafts, bake sale, Gurosik berries, Knights of Columbus Cookout

SATURDAY: 6-10 p.m., North Augusta Community Center, 495 Brookside Ave.; The RECing Crew Sweet Celebrations; 10th annual fundraiser; desserts, silent auction, entertainment by Keith Gregory and The Crew Chorus; tickets at Communigraphics, Impressions of the South, Jim Bush Flowers, Parks Pharmacy, North Augusta Chamber of Commerce and by phone; $10; (803) 426-1284, therecingcrew.com

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 30: noon, North Augusta Community Center, 495 Brookside Ave.; 25th annual Mayor’s Prayer Luncheon; speaker, Chad Holbrook, baseball coach for the University of South Carolina; $12; tickets can be purchased at North Augusta Parks and Recreation Department, Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce, North Augusta Community Center, North Augusta Municipal Center, Parks Pharmacy and North Augusta churches

FRIDAYS, MAY 2, JUNE 6, JULY 4, AUG. 1: 6-9 p.m., Sno-Cap Drive In, 618 West Ave.; CruiZin Block Party, classic cars, prizes, oldies music, food, fun; facebook.com/pages/Snocap-Drive-In/89873213546

SATURDAY, MAY 3: 8:15 a.m., Brick Pond Park, North Augusta Greeneway; Run for the Nations 5K, 8K and 1 Mile Family Fun Run; guaranteed T-shirt if registered by April 25; additional details at run4thenations.com

SATURDAY, MAY 3: 9 a.m., North Augusta High School, 2000 Knobcone Ave.; Hershey’s Track and Field Event; various track and field events for ages 9 and 10, 11 and 12, 13 and 14

TUESDAY, MAY 6: 7 p.m., North Augusta Community Center, 495 Brookside Ave.; Heritage Council of North Augusta meeting; local historian Tony Carr Jr. speaking about the Confederate Powderworks; facebook.com/heritagecouncilofnasc

FRIDAY, MAY 9: 6 p.m., North Augusta High School, 2000 Knobcone Ave.; Relay for Life of North Augusta/Midland Valley; www.relayforlife.org/namvsc

SATURDAY, MAY 17: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Kroger, 1284 Knox Ave.; Household Hazardous Waste Collection

SATURDAY, MAY 17: 11 a.m., Fairview Presbyterian Church, 1101 Carolina Ave.; luncheon with guest speaker, Jane Herlong, an author and former Miss South Carolina; $10; tickets must be purchased by May 1 from Parks Pharmacy, Jim Bush Florist, Fairview church office and Mercy Me in Edgefield

FRIDAY, JUNE 6: 6:30 p.m., Living History Park, 299 W. Spring Grove Ave.; Colonial Times: Under the Crown, dinner with King George and Queen Charlotte; $50, reservations required; (803) 279-7560

SATURDAY-SUNDAY, JUNE 7-8: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Living History Park, 299 W. Spring Grove Ave.; Colonial Times: Under the Crown, re-enactments of daily life under British rule; free

SATURDAY, JUNE 14: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Arts and Heritage Center of North Augusta, 100 Georgia Ave.; second annual What’s In Your Attic Appraisal Day; facebook.com/heritagecouncilofnasc

SUNDAY, JUNE 22: 3-4 p.m., depart from and return to the North Augusta Municipal Center, 100 Georgia Ave.; North Augusta Sweet Tea Series Trolley Ride; topic, Entertainment in North Augusta; speaker, Don Rhodes; books will be available for purchase; $5 for Heritage Council of North Augusta members, $10 for nonmembers; send payment to The Heritage Council of North Augusta, P.O. Box 7511, North Augusta, SC 29861; facebook.com/heritagecouncilofnasc

SUNDAY, JULY 27: 3-4 p.m., North Augusta Municipal Center, 100 Georgia Ave.; North Augusta Sweet Tea Series Trolley Ride; topic, Churches of North Augusta; speakers, Milledge Murray and Wayne O’Bryant; $5 for Heritage Council of North Augusta members, $10 for nonmembers; send payment to The Heritage Council of North Augusta, P.O. Box 7511, North Augusta, SC 29861; facebook.com/heritagecouncilofnasc

SUNDAY, AUG. 24: 3-4 p.m., depart from and return to the North Augusta Municipal Center, 100 Georgia Ave.; North Augusta Sweet Tea Series Trolley Ride; topic, The People and Places of North Augusta; speaker, John Menger; $5 for Heritage Council of North Augusta members, $10 for nonmembers; send payment to The Heritage Council of North Augusta, P.O. Box 7511, North Augusta, SC 29861; facebook.com/heritagecouncilofnasc

TUESDAY, SEPT. 2: 7 p.m., North Augusta Community Center, 495 Brookside Ave.; Heritage Council of North Augusta meeting; Craig and Mark Baynham and the history of Baynham Pottery; facebook.com/heritagecouncilofnasc

TUESDAY, OCT. 7: 7 p.m., North Augusta Community Center, 495 Brookside Ave.; Heritage Council of North Augusta meeting; Dr. Randy Cooper, speaker; facebook.com/heritagecouncilofnasc

THURSDAY, OCT. 30: 7 p.m., location to be determined; Heritage Council of North Augusta Spooky Tales; facebook.com/heritagecouncilofnasc

TUESDAY, NOV. 4: 7 p.m., North Augusta Community Center, 495 Brookside Ave.; Heritage Council of North Augusta meeting; the Native Americans of the CSRA; facebook.com/heritagecouncilofnasc

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