concert with a cause
WHAT: Marina Lomazov and Joseph Rackers, piano duo
WHEN: 3 p.m. Sunday
WHERE: St. John United Methodist Church, 736 Greene St.
DETAILS: Free, nursery provided; an offering will be taken for Christ Community Health Services
LEARN MORE: (706) 724 9641, www.stjohnaugusta.org
history comes to life
WHAT: The African-American Experience: Civil War
WHEN: 10 a.m. to noon Saturday
WHERE: Redcliffe Plantation State Historic Site is located in Beech Island off U.S. 278
DETAILS: For the more than 70 enslaved families of the Hammond plantations, the Civil War held an entirely different experience than it did for the masters. Presentation, followed by a discussion of the black experience of the war and a tour of slave quarters and mansion. Participants will receive a booklet of Redcliffe's black history.
COST: $8 adults, $5 ages 6-16, $6.50 S.C. seniors
tuesday's music live
WHO: Trio Intermezzo with Ruth Berry (cello), Kelly Odell (oboe) and Kevin Pollack (piano)
WHEN: Noon Tuesday, with lunch after concert
WHERE: St. Paul's Church, Sixth and Reynolds streets
DETAILS: Free concert; $10 lunch requires reservations
LEARN MORE: www.TuesdaysMusicLive.com, (706) 722-3463
celebrating black history
WHAT: The Music of Langston Hughes featuring singer Awilda Verdejo and pianist Hartwig Eichberg
WHEN: 7:30 p.m. Friday
WHERE: Augusta State University's Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre
DETAILS: $35, a Black History Month event, proceeds will benefit St. Stephen's Ministry of Augusta; (706) 667-4100
WHAT: The Return of the Wanderer: Recent Work by Boyd Saunders, etchings, lithographs, paintings
WHEN: Through April 10; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday
WHERE: Morris Museum of Art, 1 10th St.
WHAT: Opening reception for artist Sara Taylor, a lifelong horsewoman with a background in biology, who draws on her experience to capture the natural world with her camera
WHEN: 6-8 p.m. today
WHERE: Aiken Center for the Arts, 122 Laurens St.
DETAILS: Free; (803) 641-9094
yes, mr. president
what: Presidents' Day at the Boyhood Home of President Woodrow Wilson
WHEN: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday
WHERE: 419 Seventh St.
DETAILS: Buy one get one admission; $5 regular, $4 seniors, $3 students K-12; ages 5 and younger free; presidential trivia game; (706) 724-0436