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FOOD AND CLOTHES GIVEAWAY: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 18, Gethsemane Missionary Baptist

KIDS CHANGE THE WORLD THROUGH WORSHIP DANCE: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 18, The Praise Dance Life, 3500 Walton Way;

ON THE MOVE TOWARD A BETTER FUTURE: Unity empowerment meeting for ages 18-45, 6 p.m. Feb. 22, Miller Swamp Missionary Baptist, Sycamore, S.C.; transportation available; refreshments; (803) 632-2984, (803) 686-2433

AUGUSTA DAY AGLOW: 10 a.m. Feb. 28, Savannah Rapids Pavilion, the Rev. Carolyn Moore; (706) 925-7164

COMMUNITY PURIM CARNIVAL: 12:30-2:30 p.m. March 4, Augusta Jewish Community Center; lunch free to center members, $5 guests, noon to 1 p.m.; tickets four for $1, 22 for $5, two free tickets to all in costume; moon walk, face painting, jail, bean bag, games, prizes; Augusta Jewish Community Sunday School Choir sings at 11:30 a.m.

THE GREAT WESLEY CHASE: 5K run/walk and fun run March 10, Wesley United Methodist; proceeds go to the youth mission project; registration 8 a.m., 5K race 8:30 a.m., kids half-mile 9:45 a.m.; registration and race start/finish at Wesley United Methodist; adult registration $20 ($25 after Feb. 23), striders/student/military $17, kids half-mile $12; Patty Gilbert,

COVENANT CONCERT SERIES: 6:30 p.m. Covenant Presbyterian, 3131 Walton Way; Clara Park on March 23; Augusta Men’s Chorus on May 4; (706) 733-0513,

NEW WAVE CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP MINISTRIES: You Are the Man men’s conference 2 p.m. Feb. 18; (706) 339-4703, (706) 799-1760

MOUNT TRANSFIGURATION BAPTIST: If You Want to Laugh, Go to Church Black History play 3 p.m. Feb. 18; concert featuring Tabernacle and Friendship choirs 5 p.m. Feb. 25; (803) 278-4051

HAMMOND GROVE WORD POWER MINISTRY: An Evening of Black History 5 p.m. Feb. 18; annual family & friends 6 p.m. Feb. 26, Dr. Philip Dunston

STRONG TOWER CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP: Family and Friends Day 10 a.m. Feb. 19

GOSPEL WATER BRANCH BAPTIST: Black History Celebration 10:45 a.m. Feb. 19, Gregory Thompson; (706) 860-7091

HISTORIC FIRST EBENEZER BAPTIST: Black History program 2:30 p.m. Feb. 19, the Rev. Tony Miller; dinner

MOSES MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Church anniversary 3 p.m. Feb. 19, the Rev. Anthony M. Booker

ROSS GROVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Sanctuary choir Black History Musical 5 p.m. Feb. 19

MOUNT LEBANON BAPTIST: Gospel music by The Driven Quartet of North Carolina 6 p.m. Feb. 19

LANGLEY BAPTIST: GloryLand Singers in concert 6:30 p.m. Feb. 19

YOUNG MACEDONIA BAPTIST: Winter Revival 7 p.m. Feb. 20, 21

TRINITY COMMUNITY: Winter Revival 2012 7 p.m. Feb. 20-22, Marilyn Chinn, Essie Nicholson, Eddie Woods

CARPENTERSVILLE BAPTIST: Initial sermon service for Christine Grubbs 6 p.m. Feb. 24

ST. PHILLIP MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Pre-anniversary one-night revival 7 p.m. Feb. 24, Vincent Drummer; second pastoral anniversary services for the Rev. Eric T. Butler 3 p.m. Feb. 26, Vincent Drummer

SHAWS CREEK BAPTIST: Men’s Fellowship Dinner 7 p.m. Feb. 24, the Rev. Ray Pilgrim, comedian Tommy Ingram, (803) 275-3380; Men’s Day service 10 a.m. Feb. 26, Sebastian Green

GALILEE MISSIONARY BAPTIST, AUGUSTA: Golden Aging Ministry serving hot food free to the public noon to 2 p.m. Feb. 25 and fourth Saturday each month

TABERNACLE BAPTIST: Youth choir musical concert 3 p.m. Feb. 25

FIRST PROVIDENCE BAPTIST: Black History program featuring First Providence Combined Choir and The Wardlaw Brothers from Atlanta 5 p.m. Feb. 25

ANTIOCH BAPTIST, EDGEFIELD, S.C.: Women in Unity annual banquet 6 p.m. Feb. 25; $20; Essie Nicholson (803) 637-2010, (803) 480-2862; Wyatte Brown (706) 726-0029; Gussie Washington (803) 637-0769; Madeleine Marshall (803) 215-6608

WHOLE LIFE MINISTRIES: Anniversary 10:30 a.m. Feb. 26, 7 p.m. Feb. 27, Dr. Gwen Shaw, special music guest Tina Luce

FLAT ROCK MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Missionary Anniversary 11 a.m. Feb. 26, Mary Grier

JENKINS MEMORIAL CME: Community Singers Appreciation Musical Worship 2 p.m. Feb. 26

BUTLER CREEK AME: Choir anniversary 2:30 p.m. Feb. 26

OLD STORM BRANCH BAPTIST: Annual Black History program 2:30 p.m. Feb. 26, Dr. Valinda Littlefield

TRUE VINE MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Black History program 3 p.m. Feb. 26

JORDAN GROVE BAPTIST: An Evening With Family and Friends 5 p.m. Feb. 26, Dr. Darryl J. Hammonds

GETHSEMANE MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Spring revival 7 p.m. Feb. 28-March 1, the Rev. Glasper Nero

MOUNT OLIVE BAPTIST: Revival 7 p.m. Feb. 28-March 1, the Rev. Seymore Harrison

EBENEZER SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST: Community Guest Day 11 a.m. March 3, Alex Todd

MIDLAND GOSPEL SINGING CENTER: Gospel singing 7 p.m. March 3, Calvary’s Call and Riverside

BROWN GROVE BAPTIST: Services in new sanctuary, 202 Old Augusta Road, 9:45 a.m. March 4; dedication program 2:30 p.m. March 18, the Rev. Clyde Hill

ROCKSVILLE BAPTIST: Introductory sermon for Vanessa Merriweather Sapp 3 p.m. March 4

ST. LUKE BAPTIST: Women on the Move for Christ Prayer Brunch 10:30 a.m. March 10, Peggy Zellars; free; Cender Walton (706) 825-4060

SECOND HOPEFUL MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Spring revival 7 p.m. March 6-8, the Rev. Howard Harden; choir anniversary 2 p.m. March 11

MOUNT SINAI MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Celebration for the new sanctuary 2:30 p.m. March 11, Larry Carter; marching from old location, 1458 Swanee Quintet Blvd., to new location, 2127 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., 1:30 p.m.

MIDLAND VALLEY COMMUNITY CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE: Biker Church (sponsored by the Spirit Motorcycle Ministry) Eddie B of Conviction for Christ Ministry in concert 7 p.m. March 9; Biker Church 7 p.m. second Fridays; (706) 373-1380

PINE GROVE BAPTIST: Male choir anniversary 3 p.m. March 25

NEW ZION APOSTOLIC: Revival 7:30 p.m. April 11-13, Robert Lynch April 11, Darrell Butler April 12, Gerald Haynes, April 13; men’s day program 4 p.m. June 10, Sylvester Middleton; Family and Friends Day 4 p.m. Aug. 12, Alvin Smith; Women’s Day Program 4 p.m. Oct. 14, M.D. Jackson; church anniversary 4 p.m. Dec. 9, Nealon Guthrie

CRAWFORD GROVE BAPTIST: Pastor’s Support Ministry Black and White Banquet honoring the Rev. Douglas Mazyck 5 p.m. Feb. 18, Rosemont Association Building, 5463 Burks Mountain Road; $15 adults, $10 ages 10-17, ages 9 and younger free; pastoral anniversary 2 p.m. Feb. 19 at the church, the Rev. Jason McSwain

FIRST NEW HOPE BAPTIST: Pastor’s appreciation for Dr. Larry Neal 10 a.m. Feb. 19

MOUNT CALVARY BAPTIST: Pastoral anniversary of the Rev. Clyde Hill Sr. 2:30 p.m. Feb. 19, Dr. Johnny R. Hatney

PLEASANT GROVE BAPTIST, EDGEFIELD, S.C.: Pastoral appreciation for the Rev. Oscar W. Brown 2:30 p.m. Feb. 19, the Rev. Rufus Copeland

FIRST BAPTIST, STAPLETON, GA.: Pastoral anniversary of Dr. Frank Seabrook 3 p.m. Feb. 19, Dr. Charles E. Goodman Jr.

GALILEE MISSIONARY BAPTIST, BEECH ISLAND: Pastor’s anniversary for the Rev. Christopher Mitchell 3 p.m. Feb. 19, the Rev. Robert Ramsey

WORD OF FAITH CHRISTIAN FELLOW-SHIP: Loretta Butler’s Appreciation 3:30 p.m. Feb. 19, Brenda Colbert

FIRST ALLIANCE: Be Light Missionary Conference 7 p.m. Feb. 23-24, 6 p.m. Feb. 25, 11 a.m. Feb. 26, First Alliance Church; free; Miss Carroll, speaker Feb. 23 and 24; international potluck dinner 6 p.m. Feb. 25; the Rev. Tim Greenfield, speaker 7 p.m. Feb. 25, 11 a.m. Feb. 26; nursery provided

CHRISTIAN FOUNTAIN BAPTIST: Pastor’s appreciation anniversary for Herman Jackson 2:30 p.m. Feb. 26

LIVE RIVER BAPTIST: Pastor’s Appreciation for Isiah Kirkland 2 p.m. Feb. 27, Herman Jackson

NEW ZION APOSTOLIC: Pastor’s Appreciation 4 p.m. April 15, Booker T. Hayes

THE FIRST STEP: Divorce recovery workshop 4-6 p.m. Sundays through March 11, First Baptist of Augusta; free childcare; (706) 631-3361,

THE ONE COMMAND: 10 a.m. to noon, second and fourth Saturdays; Christ Church Unity, 2301 Central Ave.; (706) 738-2458

FREE TUTORING: 6-7 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, Beulah Grove Baptist, 1434 Poplar St.

CELEBRATE RECOVERY: 6:30-8 p.m. Mondays; First Assembly of God, 1613 Fenwick St.; supper 6 p.m.; (706) 738-5532

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