The week ahead

Annette M. Drowlette/Staff
Local events will be held today in honor of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.



AN UNBROKEN CIRICLE: Selections from the Collection of julia j. norrell: Through Feb. 18; Morris Museum of Art, 1 10th St.; museum open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday: $2-$3; noon to 5 p.m. Sunday: free; (706) 724-7501

FROM TY TO CAL: A CENTURY OF BASEBALL IN AUGUSTA: Through June 1; Augusta Museum of History, 560 Reynolds St.; exhibit includes souvenirs, photographs and game-used equipment that tell Augusta's baseball history; museum open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday; $2-$4; children 5 and younger free; (706) 722-8454,


MEET AND GREET: 6:30 p.m.; Butler High School, 2011 Lumpkin Road; with Butler's PTSA and Richmond County school board members; (706) 560-9040

AUGUSTA FUTURITY: Cutting horse competition Thursday through Jan. 27, James Brown Arena, 605 Seventh St.; (706) 828-7700,


SALSA LESSONS: 10 p.m. Fridays; Tropicabana Latin Club, 1251 Broad St.; taught by Eduardo Diaz and Gueisha Santiago; $5; military free; (706)-828-8500

THE ASPEN ENSEMBLE: 7:15 p.m. pre-concert, 8 p.m.; Grover C. Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, Augusta State University, 2500 Walton Way; $20 general public, $5 pupils; no children younger than 6 admitted; ASU students, faculty and staff are admitted free with a valid ASU ID; (706) 790-9274

FRIDAY NIGHT FILMS: 7 p.m., The Lion King; Jan. 26, Fried Green Tomatoes; Feb. 2, Groundhog Day; Jabez S. Hardin Performing Arts Center, 720 N. Belair Road, Evans; (706) 312-7191

RHONDA VINCENT & THE RAGE: 7:30 p.m.; Imperial Theatre, 745 Broad St.; $12.50-$22.50; (706) 722-8341,

STEEL MAGNOLIAS: 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday and Jan. 26-27 and Feb. 2-3, and 3 p.m. Jan. 28; Aiken Community Playhouse, 126 Newberry St., Aiken; $17 adults, $15 seniors, $12 students, $6 children 12 and younger; (803) 648-1438


SOPHIE MILMAN CONCERT: 8 p.m.; Imperial Theatre, 745 Broad St.; $18; (706) 722-8341,

THE SCIENCE BEHIND THE COCKTAIL: 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 25; Fort Discovery, 1 Seventh St.; includes hors d'oeuvres, cocktails and hands-on demos, open to ages 21 and older; $10 per person, $15 per couple; ticket-purchasing deadline is Saturday; (706) 821-0646

USC AIKEN EXTRA INNING BULL RIDING: 8 p.m.; James Brown Arena, 605 Seventh St.; children, $8, premium lower level, $19, benefits University of South Carolina Aiken Baseball Scholarship Fund; (706) 828-7700


WRANGLER FAMILY FUN FEST: 1:30-4 p.m., plaza at James Brown Arena, 605 Seventh St.; petting zoo, pony rides and Western village; performance by Livingroom Legends