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Today’s events for Sept. 5

September 5, 2018

Today

Acrylic and oil painting art sessions will be held from 2 to 4:30 p.m. Sept. 5 through Nov. 28 at the Aiken County Public Library, 314 Chesterfield St. S.W. Local artist Dale Keene will lead the class. Registration and the purchase of your own materials is retired. For more information or to register, call the reference desk at 803-642-2020 x.1131.

The Three Rivers Solid Waste Authority will meet at 6:30 p.m. today at the Authority Administrative Office at the Regional Landfill in Jackson. For more information, call 803-652-2225.

THURSDAY

The Hall of Fame video series will be shown at 2:30 p.m. Thursday at the Aiken County Historical Museum, 433 Newberry St. S.W. The film, titled “Late 20th Century,” will feature biographies of Anne W. Richardson, Robert Marvin, Matthew Perry, Ernest hollings, John West, Robert McNair, Carlisle floyd, John McKissick and James Edwards. For more information, call the museum at 803-642-2015.

The Aiken branch of the CSRA Parkinson Support Group will meet at 1 p.m. Thursday in the atrium o the W. James Rivers Education Center at Millbrook Baptist Church, 223 South Aiken Blvd. The Parkinson’s Walk in October will be discussed. For more information, call 703-364-1662 or email info@parkinsoncsra.org.

Town & Country, a social and service group open to all women in the CSRA, will meet at 10 a.m. Thursday in the Etherredge Center on the campus of USC Aiken, 471 University Parkway. For more information, call Theresa Schuster at 571-243-7837.

The Aiken County Board of Disabilities and the board of Tri-Development Center will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at 1016 Vaucluse Road. For more information, call Joan Lioi at 803-642-8800.

The Langley-Bath-Clearwater Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Midland Valley Lions Club Building, 1 Lions Trail, Bath. Herbie Ford will be the guest speaker. His topic will be South Carolina History and Artifacts. For more information, call Ann Diamond at 803-593-3034.

Aiken Community Theatre will perform “The Addams Family: A Musical” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday, and Sept. 13, 14 and 15, and 2 p.m. Sunday and Sept. 16 at the AECOM Center for the Performing Arts, 126 Newberry St. S.W. Tickets are $25 for adults, $20 for seniors age 60 and older, and $15 for students. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit aikencommunitytheatre.org.

FRIDAY

The 25th annual Border Bash will be held at 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 7, at Augusta Common. Tickets are $10 in advance or $15 at the gate. Kids 10 and younger are free with a ticketed adult. The event will feature music from Whiskey Run and Tokyo Joe, as well as cheerleaders and mascots from UGA and the University of South Carolina. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit borderbash.net.

Aiken Community Theatre will perform “The Addams Family: A Musical” at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 6, 7, 8, 13, 14 nd 15, and 2 p.m. Sept. 9 and 16 at the AECOM Center for the Performing Arts, 126 Newberry St. S.W. Tickets are $25 for adults, $20 for seniors age 60 and older, and $15 for students. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit aikencommunitytheatre.org.

Greater Aiken SCORE will hold a workshop titled Tax Law Changes and Strategies for Small Business from 10 a.m. to noon Friday, Sept. 7, at the North Augusta Community Center, 495 Brookside Ave., North Augusta. For more information or to register, call 803-641-1111 or visit greateraiken.score.org.

An open house will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 7, at the McGrath Computer Learning Center on the campus of USC Aiken, 471 University Parkway. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet the instructors, register for classes and see the classroom.

SATURDAY

“The Incredibles,” rated PG, will be shown at 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, at the Aiken County Public Library, 314 Chesterfield St. S.W. For more information, visit abbe-lib.org.

The ninth annual City of Aiken Amateur Golf Championship will be held Sept. 8 and 9 at Cedar Creek Golf Club, 2475 Club Drive, and the final round will be at The Aiken Golf Club, 555 Highland Park Drive. For more information, call 803-292-0956.

Single, Single Again will hold a Pizza and a Play event Saturday, Sept. 8. The play is “The Addams Family: A Musical,” at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $20. An optional dinner will be held at at The Pizza Joint at 6 p.m. For more information or to make a reservation, email Carla Noziglia at skipncar@aol.com.

The Off the Hook Crochet Group will meet from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Saturdays, Aug. 8 and 22, at the Aiken County Public Library, 314 Chesterfield St. S.W. The group is open to anyone interested in crochet. There is no formal instruction, but beginners are welcome. Attendees should bring yarn and a crochet hook. For more information, visit abbe-lib.org.

Aiken Community Theatre will perform “The Addams Family: A Musical” at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 6, 7, 8, 13, 14 nd 15, and 2 p.m. Sept. 9 and 16 at the AECOM Center for the Performing Arts, 126 Newberry St. S.W. Tickets are $25 for adults, $20 for seniors age 60 and older, and $15 for students. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit aikencommunitytheatre.org.

SUNDAY

Aiken Community Theatre will perform “The Addams Family: A Musical” at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 6, 7, 8, 13, 14 nd 15, and 2 p.m. Sept. 9 and 16 at the AECOM Center for the Performing Arts, 126 Newberry St. S.W. Tickets are $25 for adults, $20 for seniors age 60 and older, and $15 for students. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit aikencommunitytheatre.org.

The Campaign for Compassion Tour 2018, a medical cannabis educational event, will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 9, at the Aiken County Historical Museum, 433 Newberry St. S.W. Guest speakers will be Quan Williams Jenkins, Sebastien Cotte and Jill Swing.

A piano recital in honor of the recently donated conservatory-size grand piano to North Augusta High School will be held at 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 9, in the school’s auditorium, 2000 Knobcone Ave., North Augusta.

The Old Edgefield District Genealogical Society will meet at 3 p.m. Sunday in the Lynch Building Annex of the Tompkins Library, 104 Courthouse Square, Edgefield. Tom Robertson will be the guest speaker. His topic will be his book, “Resisting Sherman; A Confederate Surgeon’s Journal and the Civil War in the Carolinas, 1865. Refreshments will be served.

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