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THE DOWN EAST BOYS IN CONCERT: 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23, Second Baptist Church of Beech Island, 655 Beech Island Ave.; no tickets required; (803) 827-0623

JEWISH COMMUNITY PURIM CARNIVAL: Noon to 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, Augusta Jewish Community Center, 898 Weinberger Way; lunch noon to 1 p.m., carnival 12:30-2:30 p.m.; moon walk, face painting, games, prizes; game tickets 4/$1 or 22/$5; lunch free for members, $5 others;

FAMILY BIBLE: Juvenile Justice Ministry Orientation 9 a.m. Saturday, March 2; in-depth overview of the world of high-risk youth; experienced and highly trained staff teaches ways Christians can effectively minister to them

COMMUNITY OUTREACH: Free food, clothes, haircuts, more 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 9, Oak Pointe Community Center; (706) 724-1720

CORNED BEEF COMES TO AUGUSTA: Fundraiser for Adas Yeshurun Synagogue; kosher corned beef sandwiches on Jewish rye bread, chips, pickle, mints, condiments, drink; dine in or carry out March 17; $10 per meal; delivery only March 18 – free delivery of 10 meals or more, $5 delivery for fewer; advanced sales only by phone or online; (706) 736-8788,


ST. LUKE ANGLICAN CATHOLIC: Stations of the Cross 6 p.m. Fridays through March 22;

MOUNT PLEASANT BAPTIST, GROVETOWN: Prayer breakfast 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 23

GALILEE MISSIONARY BAPTIST, AUGUSTA: Golden Agers Ministry feeding the needy noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23; donations accepted

MOUNT VERNON BAPTIST: Youth Ministry program – Spoken Steps, A Reflection of Our Past 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23; drama, singing, dancing, African attire

PIERCE UNITED METHODIST: Black History Program 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23

RICHMOND HILL BAPTIST: 50 States Rally 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23

ROCKSVILLE BAPTIST, GLOVERVILLE: A Night of Praise and Worship Part 3 – A Shifting Into the Atmosphere Setting the Captured Free 5 p.m. Saturday, February 23

FIRST BAPTIST OF AUGUSTA: Grief Ministry Workshop 4-6 p.m. Sundays in February, led by Dr. Rodger B. Murchison, (706) 736-6708

SHAWS CREEK BAPTIST: Men’s Day Service 10 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, the Rev. Ronnie Spry

ELIM BAPTIST: Paine College Day Tribute 11 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, the Rev. Oscar O. Brown Jr.

FLAT ROCK MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Missionary anniversary 11 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, Patricia Lanzenby

THANKFUL BAPTIST: Black History Program 11 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 24

WHITE OAK GROVE BAPTIST, THOMSON: Black History program 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, Jacqueline Boatwright; (706) 564-0444

BUTLER CREEK AFRICAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL: Choir anniversary 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24

GLOVERVILLE CHURCH OF GOD OF PROPHECY: Chosen in concert 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24

YOUNG STORM BRANCH BAPTIST: Senior choir anniversary 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24

BEAN POND BAPTIST: Gospel Choir anniversary 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24

GOOD HOPE MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Winter Revival 10:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Feb. 24, 6:50 p.m. Feb. 25-26

JORDAN GROVE BAPTIST: 5 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, the Rev. William Bussey

HAMMOND GROVE WORD POWER MINISTRY: Family and Friends Day 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, C.D. Roberts; Rainbow Tea noon Saturday, March 2

NEW LIFE WORSHIP CENTER: February Birthday Club The Love Story of Ruth 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24; (706) 796-7880

AUGUSTA DAY AGLOW MEETING: 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26, Springlakes Club House; Katherine Ruonala, speaker; (706) 925-7164,

MOUNT OLIVE BAPTIST, EVANS: Spring revival 7 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, Feb. 26-28, the Revs. Frank Lewis, William Bass and Andre Saunders

FULL GOSPEL BUSINESS MEN’S FELLOWSHIP IN AMERICA MEETING: Noon Wednesdays, Golden Corral; Feb. 27 Katherine Ruonala; (912) 245-3535,, (803) 215-2805

ST. MARY ON THE HILL: Mass for Benedict XVI 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27

MOUNT ZION MISSIONARY BAPTIST, AIKEN: Women’s Conference 7-9 p.m. Friday, March 1, 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 2; (706) 231-4464

LEWIS MEMORIAL UNITED METHODIST: Flea market and craft sale 8 a.m. Saturday, March 2; seeking vendors for fundraiser to benefit mission team; hamburgers, hot dogs, baked goods for sale; outdoor flea market spaces plus indoor craft booths $25; Feb. 22 deadline; (706) 863-6795,

HISTORIC FIRST EBENEZER BAPTIST: Outreach Food Give Away 9-11 a..m. Saturday, March 2

MIDLAND GOSPEL SINGING CENTER: The Midland Trio and God’s Toolbox 7 p.m. Saturday, March 2; (803) 657-5373

UNITY MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Family and Friends Day 2 p.m. Sunday, March 3, the Rev. Paul Bush; revival 7 p.m. March 16-18

JERUSALEM MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Spring revival 7 p.m. Monday-Wednesday, March 4-6; church anniversary 2 p.m. Sunday, March 10, the Rev. Coy Henderson; Easter program 9:45 a.m. Sunday, March 31; choir anniversary 2 p.m. Sunday, April 21; mission anniversary 9:45 a.m. Sunday, April 28, Rainbow Tea Time, sponsored by the choir, 2 p.m. Sunday, May 5; Woman of Power Praise & Worship with Lorice Griffins 7 p.m. Friday, May 17; Woman of Power Fashion Show 4 p.m. Saturday, May 18

BIBLE DELIVERANCE TEMPLE: Singing at the Temple 7 p.m. Saturday, March 9

GRACE FELLOWSHIP OF AUGUSTA: Worship Alive, featuring the band Dayz To Come and pastors Nate Barbour and Wes Roberts, 7 p.m. Friday, March 8; free;

SECOND HOPEFUL MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Inspirational Choir anniversary 2 p.m. Sunday, March 10

WESLEY UNITED METHODIST: The Great Wesley Chase: 5K run/walk and fun run March 16; all proceeds go to the youth mission project helping Afghan children; registration 8 a.m., 5K race 8:30 a.m., kids half-mile 9:45 a.m.; registration and race start/finish at Wesley; adult registration $20 before Feb. 27, $25 after, striders/student/military $17, kids half-mile $12; Patty Gilbert,

CANAAN OF GALILEE BAPTIST: Deacons, deaconess and trustees anniversary 11 a.m. Sunday, March 17, Gertrude Dunn

THE PATH WORSHIP CENTER: Spring camp for ages 4-12; 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday-Friday, April 8-12; $55, $15 each additional child (includes T-shirt); sports, arts and crafts, indoor and outdoor games, activities, movies; breakfast, lunch, snack each day; apply online; registration deadline March 22; (706) 877-0166,,

GREATER YOUNG ZION MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Revival 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday, May 9 and 10, the Revs. Doug Slaughter, Greg Fuller

MIDLAND VALLEY COMMUNITY CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE: Biker Church 7 p.m. second Fridays; (706) 373-1380

THE PATH WORSHIP CENTER: Barbershop Ministry offering free haircuts 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. second and fourth Sundays;

GLENN HILLS BAPTIST: Pick’n and Praise’n 6-9 p.m. third Saturdays; bring your instruments and enjoy an open jam session; all levels of expertise; call 24 hours in advance to participate; free; (706) 373-7855


ST. PHILLIP MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Pastor’s appreciation for the Rev. Eric T. Butler 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, Rosa Williams

UNITY MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Pastor’s anniversary for the Rev. Anthony Walker 2 p.m. Sunday, March 17, the Rev. Chris Waters

GREATER YOUNG ZION MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Anniversary celebration for William B. Blount Sr.; pastor’s appreciation banquet 6 p.m. Friday, May 17, Belair Conference Center, the Rev. Benjamin Lett; guests speakers Sunday, May 19, the Rev. Chuck Smallwood 7:30 a.m., the Rev. Frederick Ricks 10:45 a.m., the Rev. Winfred Hope 4 p.m.


AFTER-SCHOOL TUTORIAL & ENRICHMENT: 4:30-6:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday, Good Hope Missionary Baptist; (706) 722-2779

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

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

GED CLASSES: 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday-Thursday, Good Hope Missionary Baptist

CHURCH OF THE HOLY TRINITY (ANGLICAN): Experiencing God Bible study 6 p.m. Wednesdays; includes supper; (803) 341-0075,

HOMEWORK HELP/TUTORING AND BIBLE STUDY: 5:45 p.m. Thursdays, PATH Worship Center, 1405 Marks Church Road; free meal; (706) 736-4581, (706) 736-6394,,

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

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