Upcoming Richmond County events

THIS WEEK

PERFECTLY AGED: ANTIQUES AND WINE: 6:30 p.m. today, St. Paul's Episcopal Church, River Room, 605 Reynolds St.; wine tasting, cocktails, hors d'oeuvres provided by Augusta's top restaurants and caterers, silent auction, raffles; 8 p.m. live auction on antiques, art, wines, entertainment packages; $100, $50 for ages 35 and under; proceeds benefit Historic Augusta Inc.; (706) 724-0436, www.historicaugusta.org

PRESERVING HISTORY: BEHIND THE SCENES AT THE AUGUSTA MUSEUM OF HISTORY: Tours 1 and 2 p.m. Saturday; limited to 15 per session, first come first served; free with regular museum admission; (706) 722-8454, www.augustamuseum.org

AFRICAN MUSIC AND DANCE FOR AGES 6-12: 2:30-3:30 p.m. Saturdays, Kroc Center Dance Studio, 1833 Broad St.; $10 per class

AUGUSTA MINI THEATRE DAY: 11 a.m. Sunday, Greater Young Zion Missionary Baptist Church

GRAYSTONE RANCH WILDLIFE EDUCATION CENTER & NATURE PARK FALL FEST: 7:30 p.m. to midnight Fridays, 10 a.m. to midnight Saturdays, noon to midnight Sundays, through Nov. 30, 1017 McManus Road, Hephzibah; hiking trails, fishing, exotic animal tours, petting zoo, pumpkin patch, hay rides, boat rides, Native American tipis, gem and mineral museum; $10 a.. ages, good for entire weekend; haunted forest and fireworks dark to 10:30 p.m. Friday through Nov. 6; no coolers; graystoneranch.com

UPCOMING

OCTOBERFEST IN AUGUSTA: 6-11 p.m. Sept. 30, American Legion Post 63, 90 Milledge Road; $20, advance sales only; authentic German wurst plate with bratwurst, potato salad, sauerkraut and roll; meals served 6:15-7:45 p.m.; German music by the Channelheimers 8-11 p.m.; Edelweiss Dancers; portion of proceeds benefits Georgia War Vets Hospital; Walt Nail (706) 863-2383, (706) 863-8426

HISPANIC FESTIVAL OF AUGUSTA: 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Oct. 8, Augusta Common; $3, ages 10 and under and active duty military with ID free; no pets; folklore groups, musical groups, authentic food stands from several countries, arts and crafts, games for children and other attractions; night dancing in the street; Estrella Febus (706) 373-2564, www.elcervantino.org

ALUMNI AND FRIENDS CHEFS SHOWCASE: 2 p.m. Oct. 9, Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center; more than 30 area chefs, caterers and restaurants; $36 adult, $16 children/students; (706) 722-0598, www.augustaminitheatre.com

AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS OPENING NIGHT: Southern Professional Hockey League 2011-12 season opener against SPHL champions, Mississippi Surge; 7:35 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 20, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

HUNTSVILLE HAVOC VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 7:35 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

SOUL CITY SIRENS VS. URGE FROM GREENEVILLE, S.C.: Roller derby; doors open at 5:30 p.m., bout starts at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 23, Red Wing Rollerway, 3065 Washington Road; advance tickets $10, at door $10 military with valid ID, $15 others, ages 12 and under free; volunteer opportunities soulcitysirenstraining@gmail.com or visit www.soulcitysirens.com

LOUISIANA ICEGATORS VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 7:35 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

LOUISIANA ICEGATORS VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 7:35 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

COLUMBUS COTTONMOUTHS VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 7:35 p.m. Friday, Nov. 4, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

FAYETTEVILLE FIREANTZ VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 7:35 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

HOLIDAY MARKET: Nov. 18-20, Augusta Marriott Hotel and Suites, 2 10th St.; fundraiser presented by Junior League of Augusta; shopping, special events, pictures with Santa and Ladies Night Out; vendor applications www.jlaugusta.org

SOUL CITY SIRENS AT ROGUE IN FAYETTEVILLE, N.C.: Roller derby; doors open 5:30 p.m., bout starts 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19, Fayetteville, N.C.; advance tickets $10, at door $10 military with valid ID, $15 others, ages 12 and under free; volunteer opportunities soulcitysirenstraining@gmail.com or visit www.soulcitysirens.com

PENSACOLA ICE FLYERS VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 7:35 p.m. Friday, Nov. 25, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

KNOXVILLE ICE BEARS VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 7:35 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 1, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

MISSISSIPPI SURGE VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 7:35 p.m. Friday, Dec. 2, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

HUNTSVILLE HAVOC VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 7:35 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 8, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

PENSACOLA ICE FLYERS VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 7:35 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 10, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

MISSISSIPPI RIVERKINGS VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 7:35 p.m. Friday, Dec. 16, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

MISSISSIPPI RIVERKINGS VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 7:35 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 17, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

FAYETTEVILLE FIREANTZ VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 7:35 p.m. Friday, Dec. 30, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

COLUMBUS COTTONMOUTHS VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 4:35 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 31, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

HUNTSVILLE HAVOC VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 7:35 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 5, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

FAYETTEVILLE FIREANTZ VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 7:35 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 7, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

COLUMBUS COTTONMOUTHS VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 7:35 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 11, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

PENSACOLA ICE FLYERS VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 7:35 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

FAYETTEVILLE FIREANTZ VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 7:35 p.m. Friday, Feb. 10, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

COLUMBUS COTTONMOUTHS VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 7:35 p.m. Friday, Feb. 17, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

FAYETTEVILLE FIREANTZ VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 7:35 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

KNOXVILLE ICE BEARS VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 4:35 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 14, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

FAYETTEVILLE FIREANTZ VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 7:35 p.m. Thursday, March 1, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

COLUMBUS COTTONMOUTHS VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 7:35 p.m. Saturday, March 3, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

KNOXVILLE ICE BEARS VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 7:35 p.m. Friday, March 9, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

COLUMBUS COTTONMOUTHS VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 7:35 p.m. Saturday, March 17, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

KNOXVILLE ICE BEARS VS. AUGUSTA RIVERHAWKS: Southern Professional Hockey League; 7:35 p.m. Friday, March 23, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; $7-$18; Candace Whitehead (706) 993-2645, www.augustariverhawks.com

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