Today’s events for Dec. 4

December 4, 2018


A recycled art workshop for ages 18 and older will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. today at the Aiken County Public Library, 314 Chesterfield St. SW. Registration opened Nov. 12. For more information or to register, call the Reference Desk at 803-642-2020 x. 1131.

Story Time with Mrs. Claus will be held at 4 p.m. today in rooms 6 and 7 of the H. Odell Weeks Activities Center, 1700 Whiskey Road. Mrs. Claus will read a holiday book, and children will enjoy juice and cookies after the story. The program is for children 8 and younger. For more information, email howeeks@cityofaikensc.gov.

The Aiken Concert Band will perform its Christmas Concert at 7 p.m. today in the Etherredge Center on the campus on USC Aiken, 471 University Parkway. Tickets are $10. For more information, call 803-641-3305 or visit aikenconcertband.org.

Nuclear Care Partners will hold a Cookies, Coffee & Questions event at 9 a.m. today in the Federal Room of The mill on Park, 237 Park Ave. SW. Former Savannah River Site workers will be able to decorate cookies, mingle with other former atomic workers, enjoy healthy snacks and ask questions about the Energy Employee Occupational Illness Program Act. Space is limited. Reservations are required. For more information or to make a reservation, call 803-295-5812.

Aiken Antiques and Uniques will hold an Open House from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the store, 782 Silver Bluff Road in the Centre South Shopping Center. The event will feature sales, raffles, food and fun. For more information, call 803-226-9144.

The Davidson Chorale will perform in concert at 11 a.m. and noon today at St. Paul’s Church, 605 Reynolds St., Augusta, as part of the Tuesday’s Music Live concert series. Lunch will be served following the noon performance only. The cost is $12 per person for lunch, and advanced registration is required. The concerts are free. For more information, call 706-722-3463 or visit tuesdaysmusiclive.com.

The Savannah River Site Advisory Board will meet from 4:30 to 8:20 p.m. today and Dec. 11, in the DOE Meeting Center, 230 Village Green Blvd. Suite 220. The Nuclear Materials and Waste Management committees will meet today. The Facilities Disposition & Site Remediation and Strategic & Legacy Management committees will meet on Dec. 11. For more information, call 803-952-7884 or email srscitizensadvisoryboard@srs.gov.

The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive from noon to 5 p.m. today at Hubbell Power Systems Inc., 1850 Richland Ave. E. For more information, visit redcrossblood.org.

The CSRA Section of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers in partnership of the Greater Aiken Chapter of SCORE will hold a workshop on how to begin a consulting career at 6 p.m. today in the Cotton Room of Enterprise Mill, 1450 Greene St., Augusta. The workshop will cover the fundamental of consulting and will be led by Dennis M. Moen and Chip Retson. The cost is $10 and includes a buffet dinner. Registration is required. For more information or to register, visit events.vtools.ieee.org/meeting_registration/register/181840. Registration was due by midnight on Sunday, Dec. 2.

The U.S. Submarine Veterans will celebrate their 500th visit to the Children’s Hospital of Georgia and reunion of 2,500 honorary submariners at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, in the lobby of the Children’s Hospital of Georgia, 1446 Harper St., Augusta. Reservations are due by Tuesday. For more information or to make a reservation, visit ghsu.wufoo.com/forms/za4n4ee0zxes5i.

The Mountain Dulcimers of Aiken will meet at 6 p.m. today at St. John’s United Methodist Church, 104 Newberry St., in room 224. Players of all levels and anyone interested in learning to play are invited. For more information, call Gary Warnock at 803-226-9280 or Tommy Harman at 803-599-8962.

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