June 16; Augusta-Aiken Audubon will hold a Wings and Things Field Trip at Aiken State Park. Meet at park entrance at 8 a.m. There is a $2 charge to get into the park. The group will look for birds, butterflies and dragonflies. Visit http://augustaaikenaudubon.org/ for more details.
June 16: A S.C. concealed weapon permit class will be held at 9 a.m. at Carolina Star Gun and Hunt Club, Windsor, S.C. The eight-hour course that meets the requirements for training prior to application for a CWP. A Certificate of Training will be issued to each student who passes the tests. Cost is $100 per person. Contact Ed Majzlik at email@example.com; or 803-641-1742.
June 19: The Sierra Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. at Unitarian Universalist Church, Walton Way Ext. Hazell Langrall of the CSRA Land Trust will speak. Club meetings are free and open to the public. For more information contact April Wilson: firstname.lastname@example.org.
June 23: A pistol orientation class will be held from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Carolina Star Gun and Hunt Club in Windsor, S.C., for beginner shooters. Cost is $80, and pistols and ammunition are available for rental for additional costs. Contact Ed Majzlik at (email@example.com; or 803-641-1742.
June 30: Augusta-Aiken Audubon will hold a Wings and Things Field Trip at Phinizy Swamp Nature Park from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Meet in the parking area. The group will look for birds, butterflies and dragonflies. Visit http://augustaaikenaudubon.org/ for more details.
Aug. 3: If anyone in the Augusta area is interested in attending a U.S. Coast Guard Captain’s Licensing Course to guide fishing parties, your chance is coming up Aug. 3. Sea School Charleston will conduct the class (Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays) from 8 a.m., to 6 p.m., over two consecutive weekends. Cost of the course is $550. The location has yet to be determined. For more information, call (888) 883-2278.