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Today’s events for Sept. 4

September 4, 2018

TODAY

The 17th annual Mended Hearts Aiken Regional Medical Centers Charity Golf Tournament will be held Monday, Sept. 10, at the Reserve Club at Woodside Plantation, 3000 Reserve Club Drive. Check-in begins at 8 a.m. with a shotgun start at 9:30 a.m. The tournament is captain’s choice, best ball-format. The cost is $240 per team. The registration deadline is Tuesday, Sept. 4. For more information or to register, call 803-644-4008.

Storytime in the Gardens begins at 4 p.m. Tuesday in Hopelands Gardens, 135 Dupree Place. Storytime is free and will meet on Tuesdays through Oct. 30. Participants should bring a lawn chair or blanket. Snacks are welcome. In case of inclement weather, Storytime will be held at the Rye Patch, 100 Berrie Road. For more information, call 803-642-7631. For weather information, call 803-643-4661.

Auditions for Bound to Sing, an all-boys choir, will be held from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Aiken First Baptist Church, 120 Chesterfield St. N. The choir is open to boys in upper-elementary and middle school with unchanged voices. Membership fees are $50 per term, but scholarships and other options are available. The choir performs in a variety of locations throughout the school year. Bound to Sing is directed by Christopher Leysath, director of choirs at North Augusta High School For more information, call Anna Derr at 803-507-2959 or email boundtosingaiken@gmail.com.

The Aiken Singers will hold rehearsals from 6:45 to 8:15 p.m. Tuesday in the choir room of St. John’s United Methodist Church, 157 Chesterfield St. N. All adult singers are welcome, no audition required. For more information about the group or its performances, call Director Diane Haslam at 803-270-0542 or email aikensingers@gmail.com.

The Aiken Lions Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Cumberland Village, 3335 Wise Creek Lane. Those wishing to eat dinner should arrive at 5:30 p.m. Visitors are welcome. For more information, call Pat Friday at 803-645-0606.

The Pink Ribbonettes, a support group for breast cancer survivors, will meet from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday in the atrium of Millbrook Baptist Church, 223 S. Aiken Blvd. The program will be a pink tea and tote bag workshop. A light lunch will be provided. For more information, call 803-641-0011 or 803-642-0605.

WEDNESDAY

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. Wednesday 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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