Today’s events for Aug. 21

August 20, 2018


Registration for fall soccer and baseball will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 21-24 at Roy Warner Park, 4287 Festival Trail Road, Wagener, and the Courtney Center, 49 Roy St., Wagener. The registration fee for soccer is $25 and the fee for baseball is $50.

The Jubilee Club will meet at 10:30 a.m. today, in the gymnasium at Millbrook Baptist Church, 223 S. Aiken Blvd. S.E. Rock Slaughter and his trumpet will perform. Those attending should bring a covered dish to share during lunch after the program. For more information, call Judy H. Marks, club president, at 803-652-2248.

The M’Aiken a Difference Lewy Body Dementia Support Group will meet from 11 a.m. to noon today at the DayBreak Training and Outreach Center, 151 Linden St. S.W. Dr. Catherine Harmon Toomer will be the guest speaker.


The Citizens for Nuclear Technology Up & Atom Breakfast will be held at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, at Newberry Hall, 117 Newberry St. Michael Budney, manager of the Savannah River Site, will be the guest speaker. The cost is $20 per person or $160 for a table of eight. Reservations were due by Friday, Aug. 17. For more information or to RSVP, call 803-649-3456 or email cnta@bellsouth.net.

The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive at 7 p.m. Wednesday, at the H. Odell Weeks Activities Center, 1700 Whiskey Road. For more information, visit redcrossblood.org.

MAU Workforce Solutions will hold a hiring event for manufactures in the Aiken area from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, at Aiken Electric Co-Op, 2790 Wagener Road. Immediate interviews will be offered for candidates to speak with recruiters. For more information, visit mau.com.


PFLAG Aiken will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 23, at the Aiken Unitarian Universalist Church, 115 Gregg Ave. Anyone wanting to learn more about the LGBT community or how to support LGBT family members and friends are invited.


The Astronomy Club of Augusta will meet at 7 p.m. Friday, in room 117 of the Ruth Patrick Science Education Center on the campus of USC Aiken, 471 University Parkway. Dr. Nathan Yanasak will be the guest speaker. The topic will be Cosmic Rays. Refreshments will be served. Lunar observing on the lawn will be held after the meeting. For more information, visit angelfire.com/ga/astronomyclubaugusta.

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