Career fair

Paine College’s Office of Career Services and Undergraduate to Graduate Program will hold a Career and Graduate School Fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. today in the Warren A. Candler Memorial Library Building.


Students, alumni and members of the community will have an opportunity to network with employers and meet representatives from graduate and professional schools. Resumes and professional dress are required. Admission is free.

For more information, call the Office of Career Services at (706) 821-8307 or visit

Girls who want to attend prom this year but find the cost of the dress out of their reach will get some help on Saturday. Girls will be allowed to pick from more than 100 prom gowns and take them home. Adults will be available to help the girls pick out the right dress.

Mary Kay director Daveda Malone will teach the girls how to do their makeup in a tasteful, mature fashion, and beauticians will help them choose the best style for them.

Girls who want to participate should call Marilyn Morris at (706) 619-8801 to set up an appointment. Appointments are first- come, first-served and will be between 3 and 6 p.m. Saturday at Muscle Restore Therapy, 451 Broad St. Each girl must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

The event is put on by Cher’s Sisters Only Club in partnership with Young Leaders of Augusta.

Tabernacle Baptist Church, 1223 Laney-Walker Blvd., will hold a St. Patrick’s Day Gospel Extravaganza on Saturday. Brian Courtney Wilson will headline the event, which also includes IV Christ, an Augusta-based gospel group, along with Claude “Deuce” Harris and Trey McLoughlin and The Sounds of Zamar.

Doors open at 4 p.m., and the concert starts at 5 p.m. Tickets are available at any Pyramid Record store; Capitol City Bank, 1268 Broad St.; Kenny’s Barber Service, 448 Broad St.; Casa de Perry in Graniteville; Julia’s Beauty Salon in Johnston, S.C.; or by calling (803) 386-1481.

St. Paul’s Church, 605 Reynolds St., will host a free Rose Sunday concert at 4 p.m. Sunday. Keith Shafer will play the organ and a nursery will be provided. A reception hosted by the Episcopal Women of St. Paul’s Church will follow.

Tuesday’s Music Live Inc. presents The Crystal Trio in the final concert of the season. The trio are from Russia and perform with crystal and other glass instruments. The performance is free and begins at noon Tuesday at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 605 Reynolds St.

Lunch catered by Crum’s on Central follows for $10. Reservations for lunch can be made online at or by calling the box office at (706) 722-3463.

Westminster Schools of Augusta’s Fine Arts Department presents How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, featuring a special preshow Broadway performance by the lower and middle school pupils. Performances are at 7 p.m. March 22-24 at Westminster, 3067 Wheeler Road.

Tickets cost $12 for adults and $6 for students, almuni or children, and they may be purchased at the door or in advance at either school office.

For more information, visit



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