Originally created 08/21/05

Events



SOUTH CAROLINA

BALLROOM DANCE: 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Saturday; Hugh Dimmery Memorial Center, 680 Cherokee Lane, West Columbia; The Greater Columbia Chapter of the U.S. Amateur Ballroom Dancers Association; complementary dance lesson offered at beginning of dance; $5 members, $8 nonmembers; (803) 796-8488

SOUTH CAROLINA

STATE PARK SERVICE

(803) 734-0156

RESERVATIONS FOR RENTAL FACILITIES: Camping reservations for coastal state parks should be made by telephone, mail or in person at least 14 days before occupancy dates for a minimum of four nights during the week or three nights on weekends. Call Edisto Beach, Hunting Island, Huntington Beach or Myrtle Beach state parks to make reservations; maximum stay on a campsite is 14 days; South Carolina State Parks System, 1205 Pendleton St., Columbia, SC 29201

COLUMBIA MUSEUM OF ART

(803) 343-2216

HOURS: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Fridays, 1-5 p.m. Sunday, closed Mondays, Tuesdays

ADMISSION FEES: $5 adults, $2 students, $4 seniors 60 and older

A BODY OF WORK: Through Sunday, Oct. 2; The Human Figure from Degas to Diebenkorn; features works from the museum's collection and showcases figural work done primarily in the 20th century; examines the genre's relevance in the history of art

YEAR OF THE RENAISSANCE: A GLIMPSE INTO REGIONAL RENAISSANCE COLLECTIONS: Through Nov. 6; NBSC Gallery

MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY FROM THE PERMANENT COLLECTION: Through Dec. 31; Dawn Helfont Christopher Galleries

JOSEPH ALBERS' HOMAGE TO THE SQUARE: EXPERIMENTS IN COLOR THEORY: Through Feb. 5; SouthTrust Bank gallery

NATIONAL WILD TURKEY FEDERATION WILD TURKEY CENTER AND MUSEUM

Edgefield (803) 637-3106

LEGACY SCULPTURE AND GARDEN: Outdoor Education Center, two miles of hiking trails, wetlands habitat and a pavilion; self-guided tours 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday, guided group and weekend tours by appointment; www.nwtf.org

STATE MUSEUM

Columbia (803) 898-4921

HOURS: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday

ADMISSION FEES: $5 adults, $3 ages 3-12, younger than 3 admitted free, $1 Sundays

FREE ADMISSION PROGRAM: Tuesday; South Carolina State Museum offers free admission to any members of a museum support group

SPACE EXPLORATION: Ongoing exhibit focusing on unmanned exploration of Mars, with a model of Mars rover

GEORGIA

LABOR DAY FAIR: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Sept. 5; Crawfordville, Ga., two miles off Interstate 20, exit 148; parade, antique cars, exhibits, rides, vendors, entertainment; free; (706) 456-2229

2005 GEORGIA REGIONAL ADIDAS JR. PHENOM CAMP: Oct. 1-2; Metro Fitness and Basketball Center, 1959 Metropolitan Parkway, Atlanta; for fifth- through eighth-grade boys; $195; southernbasketball challenge.com

JARRELL PLANTATION STATE HISTORIC SITE

Juliette (478) 986-5172

HOURS: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 2-5:30 p.m. Sunday, closed Monday; $4 adults, $3.50 ages 62 and older, $2.50 ages 6-18, free ages 5 and younger; group rates available

LABOR DAY FOLKLIFE CELEBRATION: 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 5; demonstrations of steam engines, wood stoves, blacksmithing; free with park admission