Around the block

It's a wrap


The Cole Bros. Circus of the Stars will wrap up today at Augusta Mall, 3450 Wrightsboro Road. Performances will be at 4:30 and 7:30 p.m., and tickets are $12 (general admission), $15 (reserved seating) and $17 (VIP seating). Visit

Concert scheduled

Violinist Laura Tomlin and violist Arthur Ross will perform at 8 p.m. Friday at Grover C. Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, Augusta State University, 2500 Walton Way. General admission is $5. ASU students, faculty and staff get in free with an ASU ID. Call (706) 667-4100.

Slapstick fun

The Augusta Lynx will play the South Carolina Stingrays at 7:35 p.m. Saturday at James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St. General admission tickets are $11-18, $9-$16 for ages 3-12, seniors, military and college students, and free for 2 and younger.

Call (706) 724-4423.

American made

The Anderson Senior Follies will present Made in America! at 7 p.m. Saturday at Alexander Hall, Building 29805, Chamberlain Avenue, Fort Gordon. The high-energy, Broadway-style production honors soldiers, songs, dances, products and inventions made in America. Admission is free.

Adults entering Fort Gordon must have a photo ID, and drivers must have proof of insurance and vehicle registration. Visit

All about Jack

Storyland Theatre will present Jack and the Beanstalk at 9:30 and 10:45 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. today and Friday and 3 p.m. Saturday at the Imperial Theatre, 745 Broad St. School performances require reservations.

Tickets are $4.50 for pupils; chaperones and teachers will be admitted free. Matinee performances do not require reservations, and tickets are $5 and free for active-duty military and their families with military ID.

For more information, call (706) 736-3455 or visit

Puttin' around

Golfers Vaughn Taylor, Charles Howell III and Jim Dent will hold a golf clinic at 8:30 a.m. Monday at Augusta Municipal Golf Course, 2023 Highland Ave. The cost is $10. For more information, call (706) 533-8076.

Car show

A concert and First Friday car show will be from 6-10 p.m. April 6 at Augusta Common, Eighth and Reynolds streets. Call (706) 821-1754.

Player honored

The ninth annual Mayor's Masters Reception will be from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Monday at the Georgia Golf Hall of Fame's Botanical Gardens, 1 11th St. Hall of Fame golfer Gary Player will be honored, and dozens of local restaurants will provide free food. Call (706) 724-4445.

Concert tee

Drive for Show, Rock Fore! Dough will begin at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at The First Tee of Augusta, 3165 Damascus Road. Tickets are $25 in advance, $35 on Tuesday. Scheduled are John Kolbeck, Corey Smith, Dashboard Confessional and Cheap Trick. Call (706) 364-4653.



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