Originally created 08/21/05

This week



Grand illusions: Through Sept. 25; traveling exhibit about faux painting; Aiken County Historical Museum, 433 Newberry St.; museum hours are 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 2-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday; free; 642-2015

TEEN LINE TRAINING: 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday; at Aiken County Help Line office on Park Ave.; for teens 13 to 19; 641-4143

INFORMATION WORKSHOP: 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday; H. Odell Weeks Activity Center, 1700 Whiskey Road; Aiken County Help Line's information workshop for rising middle schoolers; 641-4143

BIKE RALLY AND POKER RUN: 9 a.m. Saturday; El Bab Shrine Club, 571 Patterson Mill Road, Barnwell, S.C.; bike games, raffles, live music, mist tents, refreshments; prizes include 2005 Harley Davidson Softail Custom Deluxe, cash prizes; proceeds benefit Shriners Hospitals; $10 for admission to night dance, food, two drink tickets, door prizes, $20 for poker hand, admission to night dance, food, two drink tickets, door prizes; 793-7308

UPCOMING

Biker Sunday: Sept. 11, 9 a.m. registration, 10 p.m. service, noon lunch, 1 p.m. blessing of the bikes; Midland Valley First Church of the Nazarene, 3526 Aiken Augusta Highway, Clearwater; 593-3114

ADELINES IN THE ATTIC: 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 8; Etherredge Center for the Performing Arts, University of South Carolina Aiken, 471 University Parkway, Aiken; Harmony River Chorus of Sweet Adelines International; $15, $10 senior citizens, active duty military, $5 children 12 and younger; 641-3305

ONGOING

Stitches From the Heart: Seeking volunteers to knit, crochet blankets, sweaters and hats for children in the hospital; donations of yarn will be appreciated; call (866) 472-6903

SENIOR volunteers: The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program seeks people ages 55 and older to help agencies in Aiken, Edgefield, North Augusta and Barnwell areas; 648-6836 or rsvppro@abcac.org