Originally created 06/19/02

Around town



Activities and entertainment events scheduled for this week include:

TODAY

SAFETY CONFERENCE: Savannah River Site will sponsor a safety conference open house from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the University of South Carolina Aiken. The conference will feature more than 70 exhibits, children's activities, emergency vehicles, and a family math and science scavenger hunt.

THURSDAY

BUSINESS CLASSES: The University of Georgia's Business Outreach Services will offer a class on writing a business plan at 6:30 p.m. at the outreach services office, 1054 Claussen Road. The class costs $35. For more information, call 737-1790.

LIBRARY CLASS: The Aiken County Public Library will offer a class to explain the new virtual library. The library is at 314 Chesterfield St. For more information, call (803) 642-2020.

FAMILY DINNER: The Southeastern Natural Science Academy's Phinizy Swamp Nature Park will hold a family picnic in the park's pavilion at 6 p.m. The entrance to the park is on Lock and Dam Road. The topic is Forestry Fun. People who plan to attend should bring a family dinner. Admission is free. For more information, call 828-2109.