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Karin cooks up some ravioli with creamed spinach sauce. She uses frozen creamed spinach in a quick and tasty sauce that's tossed with cheese ravioli.



The school board is expected to finalize the high school rezoning plan that will go into effect in the 2009-10 school year.

Coming in Community.


AIKEN COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION: 7 p.m., 1000 Brookhaven Drive, Aiken; board will discuss budget.

AIKEN BOARD OF ZONING APPEALS: 5:30 p.m.; city hall; Park Avenue.

COLUMBIA COUNTY PUBLIC WORKS SERVICES COMMITTEE: 8 a.m.; auditorium, Evans Government Complex, 630 Ronald Reagan Drive; (706) 868-3379.

COLUMBIA COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION: 5:30 p.m.; central office, 4781 Hereford Farm Road, Evans.

SONS OF CONFEDERATE VETERANS: 6 p.m., monthly meeting of the Maj. Gen. Ambrose Ransom Wright Camp, Side Track Bar and Grill, 4027 Washington Road; Bill Speer, historian for the U.S. Army Signal Corps, will be the guest speaker; (706) 863-7172.

PARKINSON'S GROUP: 6 p.m.; meeting of the CSRA Parkinson's Support group; dining room, St. John Towers, 724 Greene St.; Dr. Kapil D. Sethi, director of the MCG Movement Disorder Clinic, will speak; (706) 364-1662.

Tuesday Nights Together (TNT): 7 p.m., administration building of First Baptist Church of North Augusta, 625 Georgia Ave.; single adults are invited to a communitywide fellowship and Bible study; call Ty Lockridge at (803) 279-6370.

D. DOUGLAS BARNARD AMPHITHEATRE DEDICA-TION: 3 p.m., next to the Jaguar Student Activities Center, Augusta State University, 2500 Walton Way; (706) 737-1444.


MARVIN UNITED METHODIST CHURCH CLOTHES CLOSET: from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the church at Wheeler and Belair roads; donations accepted on the first day of the month.


TOPS (TAKE OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY): 6 p.m., Grovetown United Methodist Church, 206 E. Robinson Ave.; nonprofit weight-loss support group; (706) 863-0726.

TAKE BACK THE NIGHT RALLY: 6:30 p.m.; lawn next to the Maxwell Performing Arts Center at Augusta State University, 2500 Walton Way.

SORDID LIVES: 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, Le Chat Noir, 304 Eighth St.; $20 (plus tax); (706) 722-3322.

COUNTRY MUSIC CONCERT SERIES: 7 p.m., Eryn Eubanks & The Family Fold; Columbia County Amphitheater, 7022 Evans Town Center Blvd., Evans; free; (706) 312-7191.


ROCK DIG: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. today through Sunday, Graves Mountain, about three miles outside Lincolnton on U.S. Highway 378 toward Washington; annual Rock, Swap and Dig; (706) 359-3862.

ALZHEIMER'S EVENT: 6:30 p.m., at the Marion Hatcher Center, 519 Greene St., Augusta; Augusta office of the Alzheimer's Association's annual Night to Remember; tickets cost $50, with proceeds benefiting the Alzheimer's Association; (706) 731-9060.

CHAMBER MUSIC RECITAL: 7:30 p.m., Aiken County Historical Museum, 433 Newberry St. S.W., Aiken; (803) 642-2015.

DEARLY DEPARTED: 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday and May 2-3; 3 p.m. Sunday; Aiken Commu-nity Playhouse, 126 Newberry St., Aiken; (803) 648-1438;

PRO RODEO: 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Columbia County Fairgrounds, Evans; gates open at 5:30 p.m.; www.crosscreek