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Reunions

The annual Harrisburg/Frog Hollow Reunion will be held Nov. 9 at the American Legion Post 63. Tickets will be $10 at the door.

Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. Just Us with Donnie Malone will perform.

The event will include dance contests, raffles and a cash bar. Sconyers Barbecue and hot dog dinners will be available for purchase.

For more information, call Faye McNair at (706) 729-9826, Donna Dunn at (706) 733-7612, or Pam Meyer at (706) 832-1298.

Applications

Serenity Charity Club, Inc., will begin accepting applications for Christmas assistance beginning in October.

Applications will be taken on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Henry Brigham Community Center, 2463 Golden Camp Road.

To apply, bring a current ID for all adults in the household, Social Security cards or a printout from the Social Security office dated within 30 days, and a Georgia driver’s license or identification card; birth certificates or Social Security cards for all dependents in the home; current bills, including rent or mortgage and utility bills; and proof of income.

For more information, call (706) 306-0273, (706) 699-1071 or (706) 755-0357.

Fundraiser

Elvis impersonator David Lee will perform for a fundraiser for the Senior Citizens Council Oct. 26 at The Boathouse, 101 Riverfront Drive.

Tickets are $20 per person or $35 per couple for dinner and the concert, or $10 per person for just the concert. Tickets will only be sold in advance. There’s a $5 discount on the dinner for anyone who donates an item to the silent auction.

For more information, call the Senior Citizens Council at (706) 868-0120.

Prices change

Tickets for the Historic Trolley Tours of Augusta are now $15, which includes admission to the museum.

The tour includes some of Augusta’s historic sites and great legends, including stories about buried Indian chiefs, haunted pillars and bones in the basement.

The trolley boards at the Augusta Museum of History at 1:30 p.m. every Saturday. Tickets are available at the Augusta Visitor Center, located inside the museum.

Reservations are required 24 hours in advance by calling (706) 724-4067, or visit augustaga.org.

Coffee event

Professional Organizers of Augusta will play host to a “Ready for School” coffee at Inner Bean Cafe from 9-10 a.m. Thursday.

Members of POA will offer free organizational tips for getting the family ready for the school year.

Call All About Organizing at (706) 513-8912 or Functional, Fashionable at (202) 423-3581.

Children’s Week

The Augusta Partnership for Children will present Children’s Week Oct. 4-10. This year’s theme is 25 Years of Empowering Children and Families.

The week will kick off with a celebration at Jessye Norman Amphitheater from 10:15-11 a.m. A Life Choices Teen Maze will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Richmond County Technical Career Magnet School. Registration is required.

A Family Festival will be held from 1-5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 6 at the Augusta Common.

For more information, including a full schedule of events, visit www.augustapartnership.org.


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