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Reid on the Run

The first Reid on the Run, a 5K and 1-mile fun run, will benefit Press On, which raises money for childhood cancer research, and the Children’s Ministry Program at Reid Memorial Presbyterian Church.

The fun run begins at 9 a.m. Feb. 11, with the 5K to follow at 9:30 a.m.

Pre-register for the 5K by Jan. 30 for $25, or the day of the race for $30. A T-shirt is included in the registration fee, but not guaranteed after Jan. 30. The fun run costs $10, and a T-shirt is not included.

Danish, muffins, fruit, juice, coffee and hot chocolate will be served after the run. Learn more at reidchurchaugusta.org.

Musical auditions

Enopion, a Christian theatre company in Augusta, will hold auditions for the original musical, The Prince Is Giving a Ball, by appointment on Thursdays from Feb. 16 to March 15.

Auditions will be held at the Kroc Center, 1833 Broad St. Parts are available for men, women and youth ages 15 or older. The musical will be performed Aug. 9-11 and 16-19 at the Kroc Center.

To schedule an audition, call (706) 771-7777 or see enopion.com.

Hunger fundraiser

The outreach hunger ministries of St. Paul’s Church will hold an annual fundraiser at 7 p.m. Feb. 17.

The Paul Roberts All Star Band will play at the church’s River Room, at 605 Reynolds St. The venue will be decorated for an evening of dancing and music. Traditional New Orleans cuisine will be served. Costumes are optional. Proceeds from last year’s event allowed the church to donate $10,000 in aid to the food pantry sponsored by the Downtown Coalition of Churches.

Tickets cost $40 and go on sale Sunday. They are available at the church office, online and at the door. See saintpauls.org for more information.


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