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CAREGIVER SEMINAR -- COMMUNICATION & BEHAVIORS: 4:30-5:30 p.m., Jud C. Hickey Adult Day Center, 1901 Central Ave.; presented by the Alzheimer's Association-Augusta Regional Office; speaker Kathy Tuckey, regional program and services director of the Alzheimer's Association; limited seating; to register, call (706) 731-9060.

AIKEN COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD MEETING: 7 p.m., 1000 Brookhaven Drive

COLUMBIA COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION: 5:30 p.m., Columbia County Board of Education, 4781 Hereford Farm Road, Evans

COLUMBIA COUNTY COMMUNITY AND EMERGENCY SERVICES COMMITTEE: 8 a.m., Evans Government Center Auditorium, 630 Ronald Reagan Drive; (706) 868-3379; meetings for the county's Public Works Services Committee, Management and Financial Services Committee and Planning and Engineering Committee will follow; after that officials will discuss planning for the upcoming fiscal year budget.

SCV MEETS: 6 p.m., Side Track Bar and Grill, 4027 Washington Road; meeting of the Maj. Gen. Ambrose Ransom Wright Camp of the Sons of Confederate Veterans; Army Maj. Scott Woodard will discuss "Confederate Logistics and the Secret Diary of Robert Patrick, 1861-65"; (706) 863-7172, or go to

AUGUSTA-RICHMOND COUNTY COLISEUM AUTHORITY: 9 a.m., meeting room E-F, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.

TUESDAY NIGHTS TOGETHER (TNT): 7 p.m., administration building of First Baptist Church of North Augusta, 625 Georgia Ave.; community-wide fellowship and Bible study for area single adults; (803) 279-6370.

JOIN US FOR DINNER: 6 p.m., cafeteria, Joseph R. Lamar Elementary School, 970 Baker Ave.; with Tony Warenzak; open to parents, teachers, pupils and alumni; (706) 373-9028.

AN EVENING OF GILBERT AND SULLIVAN: 7:30 p.m., Augusta Museum of History, 560 Reynolds St.; a cappella chamber choir sings selections from operas, including H.M.S. Pinafore, The Mikado and The Pirates of Penzance; $10; (706) 722-8454.