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Today’s events for Sept. 7

September 7, 2018

TODAY

The 25th annual Border Bash will be held at 4 p.m. today 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. today 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.

Greater Aiken SCORE will hold a workshop titled Tax Law Changes and Strategies for Small Business from 10 a.m. to noon today 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. today 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.

The Carolina Jamboree will be held from 7 to 10 p.m. today at the Jaycee Building, 98 Johnson Road, Belvedere. The Hank & Dave and the Wildwood Band will perform. For more information, call 803-279-4063.

Wear Teal Day for Ovarian Cancer Awareness will be held at 10 a.m. today at the Newberry Street Fountain. A group photo will be taken. Gail’s Anatomy will dye the fountain teal.

The annual Palmetto Indoor Doubles Invitationals Pickleball Tournament will be held today, Saturday and Sunday at the H. Odell Weeks Activities Center, 1700 Whiskey Road. Seniors will play from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday. Play will continue beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. Sunday. For more information, visit aikenpickleball.com.

SATURDAY

“The Incredibles,” rated PG, will be shown at 3 p.m. Saturday 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 Saturday and Sunday 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. 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. Saturday and Sept. 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.

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The Carolina Jamboree will be held from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday at the Jaycee Building, 98 Johnson Road, Belvedere. Ferrell & Terry and The Georgia Rain Band will perform. For more information, call 803-279-4063.

SUNDAY

The Campaign for Compassion Tour 2018 , a medical cannabis educational event, will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday 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 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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