Upcoming calendar

THIS WEEK

DR. SKETCHY’S SECOND LIVE DRAWING EVENT 2013: 7:30-10:30 p.m. Thursday, May 23, 1102 Downtown Bar & Grill; live model drawing session; booze, prizes and art; bring your own supplies; $10, $7 students with ID; drsketchy.com/branch/augusta

RAINBOW TENNIS TOURNAMENT (REGIONAL): May 24-26, Newman Tennis Center; Men & Women; (706) 821-1600

COMMUNITY BLOCK PARTY: 3-7 p.m. Friday, May 24, Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard at Turpin Street; for ages 14 and younger; annual event sponsored by Augusta Recreation, Parks & Facilities Department, JR’s Stop & Shop and Perry Broadcasting of Augusta; kickoff to summer vacation for community children ;free food, live performances, radio remotes, giveaways, more; free; (706) 722-5613, (706) 821-1754

AUGUSTA CANAL MOONLIGHT MUSIC CRUISE SERIES 2013 – GWEN HUGHES: 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 24, Enterprise Mill, 1450 Greene St.; Atlanta-based vocalist offering jazzy torch songs, blues and pop; adult oriented; $25; (706) 823-0440 ext. 4, augustacanal.com

LE CHAT NOIR: MISCONCEPTION GALA: 8 p.m. Friday, May 24, Le Chat Noir, 304 Eighth St.; fundraiser for travelling expenses to take Mark Swanson’s musical Misconception: The Lost Gospel of Christmas to the Capital Fringe Festival in Washington D.C.; food, drinks, music, sneak preview of music from Swanson’s next musical; $50 individual, $85 couple; (706) 722-3322, lcnaugusta.com

DIAMOND LAKES FATHER/DAUGHTER DANCE: 5-9 p.m. Saturday, May 25, Diamond Lakes Community Center, 103 Diamond Lakes Way, Hephzibah; $25 per couple, $5 each additional daughter; (706) 772-2418

CANDLELIGHT JAZZ AT RIVERWALK AUGUSTA: 8 p.m. Sundays through Labor Day, Augusta Riverwalk, 1 Ninth St.; bring seating and picnic; May 26 Garden City Jazz 3; June 2 Matthew Davis Band; June 9 ABBA – Augusta Big Band Aggregate; June 16 David Heath Project; June 23 Piano Jazz; June 30 Patrick Arthur Trio; July 7 Funk You; July 14 Buzz Clifford; $6 ages 13 and older

MEMORIAL DAY CONCERT: 7-9 p.m. Monday, May 27, Jessye Norman Amphitheater, 1 Ninth St.; Augusta Concert Band live on the Savannah River; (706) 825-9124

BASEBALL: HICKORY CRAWDADS VS. AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS: 7:05 p.m. Monday, May 27, Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Road; Feed Your Face Monday – unlimited amount of select items from ballpark concession stands from the time gates open until the end of the sixth inning; youth, military, senior (60+) general admission discounts by phone and at gate with identification; $11, $12, $15; (706) 736-7889, milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t478

ARC GROWERS MEETING: 7:30-9 a.m. Tuesday, May 28, Forest Hills Golf Course, 1500 Comfort Road; meets fourth Tuesday each month, excluding December, augustaga.gov/Calendar.aspx?EID=200&month=5&year=2013&day=28&calType=0

BASEBALL: HICKORY CRAWDADS VS. AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS: 7:05 p.m. Tuesday, May. 28, Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Road; Two For Tuesdays - two for one pricing on soft drinks and draft beers throughout the ballpark; youth, military, senior (60+) general admission discounts by phone and at gate with identification; $8, $10, $12; (706) 736-7889, milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t478

BASEBALL: HICKORY CRAWDADS VS. AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS: 7:05 p.m. Wednesday, May 29, Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Road; BiLo Baseball Bingo; youth, military, senior (60+) general admission discounts by phone and at gate with identification; $8, $10, $12; (706) 736-7889, milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t478

CAPTURING THE CANAL PHOTO COMPETITION: The Kroc Center is hosting a black and white photo competition open to all local photographers; accepting entries until May 31; prizes awarded to the top six photos; (706) 922-0171, krocaugusta.org

HISTORIC TROLLEY TOURS OF AUGUSTA: 1:30-3:15 p.m. Saturdays, Augusta Museum of History, 560 Reynolds St., Augusta; tickets available at Augusta Visitors Center; $12, includes museum admission; reservations required; (706) 724-4067, bit.ly/S1QyIJ

FORT GORDON TOASTMASTERS: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Fort Gordon Signal Tower, 504 Chamberlain Ave.; practice leadership and public speaking skills; Wednesdays at the Organizational Conference Room (Fish Bowl) at the base of Signal Tower, next to the Signal Corps Museum and Chef Redd’s Cafe; open to the public, fortgordon.toastmastersclubs.org

CSRA HUMANE SOCIETY PET ADOPTIONS: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesdays and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, CSRA Humane Society, 425 Wood St.; home with a fenced yard required for dog adoptions; home inspection may be required; adoption fees $125 cats, $125-$175 dogs; (706) 261-PETS, csrahumanesociety.org

UPCOMING

BASEBALL: CHARLESTON RIVERDOGS VS. AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS: 7:05 p.m. Thursday, May 30, Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Road; Thirsty Thursday – $1 fountain drinks and $1 drafts courtesy of Augusta Harley-Davidson, Hooters and The Country Club Dance Hall & Saloon; youth, military, senior (60+) general admission discounts by phone and at gate with identification; $8, $10, $12; (706) 736-7889, milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t478

SAND HILLS HAT-TIE & TEA PARTY: 10 a.m. to noon Friday, May 31, Sand Hills Community Center, 2540 Wheeler Road; must be a member of the Senior Center to attend; free; (706) 842-1912

AUGUSTA CANAL MOONLIGHT MUSIC CRUISE SERIES 2013 – WAYNE CAPPS: 7 p.m. Friday, May 31, Enterprise Mill, 1450 Greene St.; guitar/mandolin/vocals; adult oriented; $25; (706) 823-0440 ext. 4, augustacanal.com

BASEBALL: CHARLESTON RIVERDOGS VS. AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS: 7:05 p.m. Friday, May 31, Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Road; fireworks after the game; youth, military, senior (60+) general admission discounts by phone and at gate with identification; $9, $11, $13; (706) 736-7889, milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t478

FOOL IN LOVE: A MUSICAL NIGHT IN THE LIFE OF FRANKIE LYMON: Friday 7:30 p.m., May 31, Imperial Theatre, 749 Broad St.; presented by American Family Insurance; performance chronicling the rise and fall of teenage musical sensation Frankie Lymon; free; online registration required; foolinlove.eventbrite.com

2013 PINK DIAMOND PAGEANT: 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, June 1, Kroc Center, 1833 Broad St.; Semi-Glitz pageant open to girls ages 3-16 from all states; adults $10, seniors and children $5, under 3 free; (706) 910-7797, information@pinkdaimondpageants.com, pinkdiamondpageants.com

MUDBUGABEAUX N BREW FESTIVAL: 3-11 p.m. Saturday, June 1, Augusta Common, 800 block, between Reynolds and Broad streets; a crawfish boil and craft beer festival; crawfish eating contest, commemorative T-shirts, more; (706) 855-5511, Frenchmarketwest.com

BASEBALL: CHARLESTON RIVERDOGS VS. AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS: 7:05 p.m. Saturday, June 1, Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Road; receive a Tim Wakefield statuette prior to the game; youth, military, senior (60+) general admission discounts by phone and at gate with identification; $8, $10, $12; (706) 736-7889, milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t478

BASEBALL: CHARLESTON RIVERDOGS VS. AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS: 2:05 p.m. Sunday, June 2, Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Road; Kid’s Day – all kids under 12 invited to participate in special pregame and postgame activities with the Augusta GreenJackets; youth, military, senior (60+) general admission discounts by phone and at gate with identification; $8, $10, $12; (706) 736-7889, milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t478

AUGUSTA CANAL MOONLIGHT MUSIC CRUISE SERIES 2013 – THE KELLY FAMILY BAND: 7 p.m. Friday, June 7, Enterprise Mill, 1450 Greene St.; Bluegrass and gospel; adult oriented; $25; (706) 823-0440 ext. 4, augustacanal.com

BASEBALL: LEXINGTON LEGENDS VS. AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS: 7:05 p.m. Friday, June 7, Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Road; fireworks after the game; youth, military, senior (60+) general admission discounts by phone and at gate with identification; $9, $11, $13; (706) 736-7889, milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t478

AUGUSTA MASTERS OF RABBITS SHOW: 8 a.m. Saturday, June 8, Liberty Park Gym, 1040 Newmantown Road, Grovetown; Held by Columbia County 4H Rabbit Club and CSRA Rabbit Breeders Association; vendors, raffle; adults and children showing rabbits to be judged; different breeds, shapes and sizes of rabbits; some rabbits for sale; free admission; (706) 834-8527

BASEBALL: LEXINGTON LEGENDS VS. AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS: 7:05 p.m. Saturday, June 8, Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Road; Bark in the Park – dogs welcomed to cheer on the Augusta GreenJackets during annual event; youth, military, senior (60+) general admission discounts by phone and at gate with identification; $8, $10, $12; (706) 736-7889, milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t478

BASEBALL: LEXINGTON LEGENDS VS. AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS: 2:05 p.m. Sunday, June 9, Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Road; Kid’s Day – all kids under 12 invited to participate in special pregame and postgame activities with the Augusta GreenJackets; youth, military, senior (60+) general admission discounts by phone and at gate with identification; $8, $10, $12; (706) 736-7889, milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t478

ROLLER DERBY: SOUL CITY SIRENS VS. COASTAL DERBY EMPIRE (SAVANNAH, GA.): 5:30 p.m. Sunday, June 9, Redwing Rollerway, 3065 Wasington Road; live all female flat track roller derby action; $15 at door, ages 12 and younger free; soulcitysirens.com

AUGUSTA CANAL MOONLIGHT MUSIC CRUISE SERIES 2013 – DALLAS DUFF: 7 p.m. Friday, June 14, Enterprise Mill, 1450 Greene St.; alternative country, Americana and Southern rock; adult oriented; $25; (706) 823-0440 ext. 4, augustacanal.com

VOICES OF THE SIGNAL CORPS CONCERT: 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 18, First Baptist Church of Augusta, 3500 Walton Way Extension; summer concert featuring vocal charts ranging from Frank Sinatra to Lady Gaga; limited seating; doors open 6:30 p.m.; free; facebook.com/signalcorpsband

JAZZ4TEENS: REBIRTH OF THE COOL: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 19, Diamond Lakes Branch Library, 101 Diamond Lakes Way, Hephzibah; The Jazz of Our Street, featured book; limited space, reservations required; free; (706) 772-2432, gardencityjazz.com

AUGUSTA PRIDE FESTIVAL: (VIP ONLY) PRESIDENT’S SOIREE: 7 p.m. Thursday, June 20, Augusta Museum of History rotunda, 560 Reynolds St.; black tie optional reception; brief program introduces major sponsors and 2013 Augusta Pride Grand Marshalls; catered by Berry’s Catering and Floral; music by Rick Hawkins Trio; open bar sponsred by Affordable Package Co., augustapride.com

BASEBALL: KANNAPOLIS INTIMIDATORS VS. AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS: 7:05 p.m. Thursday, June 20, Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Road; Thirsty Thursday – $1 fountain drinks and $1 drafts courtesy of Augusta Harley-Davidson, Hooters and The Country Club Dance Hall & Saloon; youth, military, senior (60+) general admission discounts by phone and at gate with identification; $8, $10, $12; (706) 736-7889, milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t478

AUGUSTA PRIDE FESTIVAL: BEATS ON BROAD – AUGUSTA’S LARGEST OUTDOOR DANCE PARTY: 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday, June 21, Augusta Common, 800 block, between Reynolds and Broad streets; sound and lighting by Tracer Audio, Club One’s DJ KAOS; food and drink vendors; $5, ages 12 and younger free with paying parent/guardian; free for VIP sponsors; augustapride.com

AUGUSTA CANAL MOONLIGHT MUSIC CRUISE SERIES 2013 – THE DUBBER: 7 p.m. Friday, June 21, Enterprise Mill, 1450 Greene St.; guitar pop/rock duo covers and originals; adult oriented; $25; (706) 823-0440 ext. 4, augustacanal.com

BASEBALL: KANNAPOLIS INTIMIDATORS VS. AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS: 7:05 p.m. Friday, June 21, Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Road; fireworks after the game; youth, military, senior (60+) general admission discounts by phone and at gate with identification; $9, $11, $13; (706) 736-7889, milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t478

BASEBALL: KANNAPOLIS INTIMIDATORS VS. AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS: 7:05 p.m. Saturday, June 22, Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Road; GreenJackets Cap Giveaway – receive a free baseball cap prior to the game; youth, military, senior (60+) general admission discounts by phone and at gate with identification; $8, $10, $12; (706) 736-7889, milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t478

BASEBALL: KANNAPOLIS INTIMIDATORS VS. AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS: 2:05 p.m. Sunday, June 23, Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Road; Kid’s Day – all kids under 12 invited to participate in special pregame and postgame activities with the Augusta GreenJackets; youth, military, senior (60+) general admission discounts by phone and at gate with identification; $8, $10, $12; (706) 736-7889, milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t478

BASEBALL: SAVANNAH SAND GNATS VS. AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS: 7:05 p.m. Monday, June 24, Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Road; Feed Your Face Monday – unlimited amount of select items from ballpark concession stands from the time gates open until the end of the sixth inning; youth, military, senior (60+) general admission discounts by phone and at gate with identification; $11, $12, $15; (706) 736-7889, milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t478

ARC GROWERS MEETING: Tuesday 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m., June 25, Forest Hills Golf Course, 1500 Comfort Road; meets fourth Tuesday each month, excluding December, augustaga.gov/Calendar.aspx?EID=200&month=5&year=2013&day=28&calType=0

BASEBALL: SAVANNAH SAND GNATS VS. AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS: 7:05 p.m. Tuesday, June 25, Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Road; Two For Tuesdays – two for one pricing on soft drinks and draft beers throughout the ballpark; youth, military, senior (60+) general admission discounts by phone and at gate with identification; $8, $10, $12; (706) 736-7889, milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t478

BASEBALL: SAVANNAH SAND GNATS VS. AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS: 12:05 p.m. Wednesday, June 26, Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Road; Super Splash Day – Augusta GreenJackets turn Lake Olmstead Stadium into a water park for kids during the ballgame; youth, military, senior (60+) general admission discounts by phone and at gate with identification; $8, $10, $12; (706) 736-7889, milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t478

AUGUSTA CANAL MOONLIGHT MUSIC CRUISE SERIES 2013 – ANGELA EASTERLING: 7 p.m. Friday, June 28, Enterprise Mill, 1450 Greene St.; vocals and guitar with southern/country/folk vibe; adult oriented; $25; (706) 823-0440 ext. 4, augustacanal.com

BASEBALL: CHARLESTON RIVERDOGS VS. AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS: 7:05 p.m. Thursday, July 4, Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Road; Fourth of July Fireworks Show after the game; youth, military, senior (60+) general admission discounts by phone and at gate with identification; $9, $11, $13; (706) 736-7889, milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t478

BASEBALL: CHARLESTON RIVERDOGS VS. AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS: 7:05 p.m. Friday, July 5, Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Road; fireworks after the game; youth, military, senior (60+) general admission discounts by phone and at gate with identification; $9, $11, $13; (706) 736-7889, milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t478

BASEBALL: CHARLESTON RIVERDOGS VS. AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS: 7:05 p.m. Saturday, July 6, Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Road; Inflatamaniacs appearance; youth, military, senior (60+) general admission discounts by phone and at gate with identification; $8, $10, $12; (706) 736-7889, milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t478

BASEBALL: CHARLESTON RIVERDOGS VS. AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS: 2:05 p.m. Sunday, July 7, Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Road; Kid’s Day – all kids under 12 invited to participate in special pregame and postgame activities with the Augusta GreenJackets; youth, military, senior (60+) general admission discounts by phone and at gate with identification; $8, $10, $12; (706) 736-7889, milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t478

JAZZ4KIDS: SING. CLAP. WIGGLE. SHAKE!: 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 16, Friedman Branch Library, 1447 Jackson Road; interactive introduction to jazz music; for ages 5-10 with direct parental supervision; limited seating, reservations required; Mysterious Thelonious, featured book; (706) 736-6758, gardencityjazz.com

JAZZ4KIDS: SING. CLAP. WIGGLE. SHAKE!: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 17, Appleby Branch Library, 2260 Walton Way; interactive introduction to jazz music; for ages 5-10 with direct parental supervision; limited seating, reservations required; This Jazz Man, featured book; free; (706) 736-6244, gardencityjazz.com

BASEBALL: LAKEWOOD BLUE CLAWS VS. AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS: 7:05 p.m. Wednesday, July 17, Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Road; BiLo Baseball Bingo; youth, military, senior (60+) general admission discounts by phone and at gate with identification; $8, $10, $12; (706) 736-7889, milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t478

BASEBALL: LAKEWOOD BLUE CLAWS VS. AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS: 7:05 p.m. Thursday, July 18, Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Road; Thirsty Thursday – $1 fountain drinks and $1 drafts courtesy of Augusta Harley-Davidson, Hooters and The Country Club Dance Hall & Saloon; youth, military, senior (60+) general admission discounts by phone and at gate with identification; $8, $10, $12; (706) 736-7889, milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t478

AUGUSTA SOUTHERN NATIONALS: 8 a.m. Friday, July 19, Augusta Riverfront Marina, 298 Prep Phillips Drive; July 19-21; gates open 8 a.m. each day, races start 9 a.m.; no coolers, no food, no drinks, no pets; food and drinks onsite; benefits Georgia Special Olympics; bring chairs, blankets, umbrellas (do not block the view of others); cameras welcome; wear sunscreen, proper attire; $18 daily; 3-day series $22 advance, $30 at gate; patron badge $60 advance, $70 at gate; tickets at Windsor Jewelers, Georgia Bank and Trust, committee members, Four Seasons, by phone (803) 278-4849 and online at www.tixonline.com, augustasouthernnationals.org

BASEBALL: LAKEWOOD BLUE CLAWS VS. AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS: 7:05 p.m. Friday, July 19, Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Road; fireworks after the game; youth, military, senior (60+) general admission discounts by phone and at gate with identification; $9, $11, $13; (706) 736-7889, milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t478


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