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Posted: May 20, 2014 - 6:11pm

MOMS CLUB OF AUGUSTA: 10 a.m. first Wednesdays (except December); chapter includes Augusta, Martinez and North Augusta; e-mail for location; membership@momsclubofaugusta.org,

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

CANHOPE EMOTIONAL SUPPORT GROUP: 3-4 p.m. third Wednesdays, Aiken First Baptist Church, 120 Chester­field St.; Cancer Survivors Helping Others through Positive Encouragement; Cathy Cole, group facilitator, (803) 641-5389, cathy.cole@uhsinc.com; free; bit.ly/1cbQBg8

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

WOMEN’S VETERANS CLUB OF THE CENTRAL SAVANNAH RIVER AREA: 11 a.m. second Saturdays, Evans Government Center, Auditorium A, 630 Ronald Reagan Drive, Evans; open to female veterans; free; Commander Watha Alston-Hooper (706) 955-7398, (706) 564-6745; Deputy Commander Kari Bertrand (706) 832-3521; wvcofcsra.org

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

SILVERSNEAKERS: 10 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, Aiken County Recreation Center, 917 Jefferson Davis Highway, Graniteville; engaging members (ages 65 +) in Zumba, tai chi and other activities; free to those who have Medicare through AARP, Humana, America’s 1st Choice or Windsor Health Plan; (803) 663-6142

CITIZENS PARK SPRAY-GROUND: 1060 Banks Mill Road, Aiken; open to the public 1-8 p.m. Saturday-Monday, 9:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Tuesday-Friday through Oct. 1; available for rent 9:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays; (803) 642-7761

HISTORIC AUGUSTA COTTON BALL: 6:30-9:30 p.m. Thursday, home of Dr. and Mrs. Don Williamson, 2259 Cumming Road; dinner by Outback Steakhouse, cash bar, mint juleps, music by The Unmentionables; raffle for 4-night stay on Isle of Palms, S.C.; admission by current, new or renewing membership – $50 individual, $85 couple; open to all who are interested in preserving the city’s historic places; (706) 724-0436, historicaugusta.org

SOA: UNIVERSITY HEALTH CARE SYSTEM POPS! AT THE BELL: MELISSA MANCHESTER: 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Bell Auditorium, 712 Telfair St., Augusta; $10-$38; tickets purchased for the cancelled Feb. 13 concert valid for this rescheduled date; tickets still available from Symphony Orchestra Augusta office, 1301 Greene St. Suite 200 during business hours, by phone and online; (706) 826-4705, soaugusta.org

PAPA JOE’S BANJO-B-QUE MUSIC FESTIVAL: Memorial Day weekend, 5-11 p.m. Friday, noon-11 p.m. Saturday, Evans Towne Center Park, 7016 Evans Town Center Blvd., Evans; The Avett Brothers and Old Crow Medicine Show, headliners; other artists include The Whiskey Gentry, Rosco Bandana, The Little Roy & Lizzy Show and The Blue Dogs; final lineup to be announced; Kansas City Barbecue Society-sanctioned cookoff, petting zoo, pig races; benefits Joseph R. Pond Memorial Foundation, which supports local charities; $60 weekend pass; $30-$35 single day tickets, sold at gate only; ages 12 and younger free; BanjoBQue.com

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