Richmond County calendar

THIS WEEK

SUMMER CHEMISTRY COURSE FOR MIDDLE AND HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS: 10:30-11:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays through July 18, Paine College Haygood Holsey Hall, Room 220, 1235 15th St.; covers basic concept of chemistry through instruction and demonstration; prepares students with basic knowledge for science courses; paine.edu

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 from Greenville, S.C.; adult oriented; $25; (706) 823-0440, ext. 4, augustacanal.com

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

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, July 4, Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Road; Fourth of July Fireworks Show after the game; youth, military, senior (60+) general admission discounts; $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; $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; $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 pregame and postgame activities with the Augusta GreenJackets; youth, military, senior (60+) general admission discounts; $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; 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; 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; $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; $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, food, drinks or pets; food and drinks on site; benefits Georgia Special Olympics; bring chairs, blankets, umbrellas (do not block the view of others); cameras welcome; wear sunscreen, proper attire; $18 daily; three-day series $22 advance, $30 at gate; patron badge $60 in advance, $70 at gate; tickets at Windsor Jewelers, Georgia Bank & Trust, Four Seasons, from committee members, 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; $9, $11, $13; (706) 736-7889, milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t478


Top headlines

Mayor's race historic, controversial

Hardie Davis is still waiting to take office after winning a mayoral race that featured no white candidates and saw one of his opponents drop out the day before the election.
Search Augusta jobs