Upcoming events


MEN CAN STOP RAPE TRAINING: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today, University Hospital auditorium; building men as allies in ending sexual violence against women; $15 registration; ced.aug.edu, (706) 774-2731

PINNING CEREMONY: 7 p.m. Friday, Grover C. Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, Augusta State University, 2500 Walton Way; (706) 737-1725

ARCHAEOLOGY DAY: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Ezekiel Harris House, 1822 Broad St.; free; artifact displays, flint knapping, primitive weapons demonstrations, free tours

A PETERSBURG BOAT PILOT: 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 and 1:30 p.m., Saturday and June 5 and July 24, Augusta Museum of History, 560 Reynolds St.; monologue based on oral histories of a man who piloted cotton boats from Petersburg to Augusta from the mid-19th century until 1900; (706) 722-8454

ADULT CPR: One day class for certification; 6-9 p.m. Monday and May 24 and June 14 and 28, American Red Cross of Augusta, 1322 Ellis St.; $35; (706) 724-8481, www.arcaug


2010 WOMEN OF DISTINCTION AWARDS LUNCHEON: Noon, Thursday, May 13, St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 605 Reynolds St.; guest speaker Vera Stewart, founder of Very Vera; $40; (706) 774-0505

RAPE CRISIS AND SEXUAL ASSAULT SERVICES VOLUNTEER TRAINING: May 13-17, University Hospital, 1350 Walton Way; (706) 774-2746, volunteerrcsas@uh.org

PEEP 'N' EAT DAY TRIP TO BEECH ISLAND: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, May 15, leave from Augusta municipal center, 540 Greene St.; honors birthday of Ellen Axson Wilson; $90; (706) 724-0436, historicaugusta.org, wilsonboyhoodhome.org

FIRST AID CLASS: One-day classes for certification; 6-9 p.m. Wednesdays, May 19 and June 16, American Red Cross of Augusta, 1322 Ellis St.; certification valid for three years; $35; (706) 724-8481, www.arcaug.org

CPR FOR THE PROFESSIONAL RESCUER REVIEW: 5-9 p.m. Monday, May 24, American Red Cross of Augusta, 1322 Ellis St.; $50; (706) 724-8481, www.arcaug.org

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