Originally created 11/10/05

Calendar



THIS WEEK

NATURE PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP: 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 19; Phinizy Swamp Nature Park, 540 Telfair St.; workshop on basic nature photography, lens choice, film and composition; host is Ed Belinski; $5 for members, $8 for nonmembers; class size is limited; register by today; 828-2109

DAWN WALK: 5:30 a.m. Saturday; Phinizy Swamp Nature Park, 540 Telfair St.; $3 members, $5 nonmembers; register by today; 828-2109

PARTNERSHIP LUNCHEON: Noon Tuesday; Hope Christian School, 3701 Old Petersburg Road, Martinez; with Jennie Montgomery; R.S.V.P. by Friday; catering by Lucia's Creations Catering; 863-832

VETERANS DAY CEREMONY: 1 p.m. Friday; Heroes' Overlook at Riverwalk Augusta, downtown; with Perry Smith, retired Air Force major general; 434th Fort Gordon Army band, joint services color guard will lead parade; memorial bricks are available for $75; 737-1532

WOMEN'S SELF-DEFENSE CLASS: 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday; Martial Arts America, 4408-A Evans to Lock Road, Evans; free basic self-defense; for ages 12 and older; 855-0516

FOUNDATIONS: Business Education Initiative: 6 to 8:30 p.m. Monday; Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History, 1116 Phillips St.; free introduction to finance; for ages 12 and older; 724-3576

MCG MINI-MEDICAL SCHOOL: 7-9 p.m. Tuesday; School of Dentistry auditorium, Room 1020, Medical College of Georgia, 1120 15th St.; gastroenterologists Robert Schade and Sherman Chamberlain will discuss inflammatory bowel disease, constipation, capsule endoscopy and colon cancer; $10 payable at lecture; free for high school students with identification; 721-3967

ONGOING

CAR SEAT CLASS: Third Mondays; 9:30 a.m. to noon; first floor of Children's Medical Center Conference Center, 1447 Harper St.; taught by child passenger safety technicians from SAFE KIDS of East Central Georgia Coalition; $5 registration fee; registration required; 721-5437

STITCHES FROM THE HEART: Seeking volunteers to knit, crochet blankets, sweaters and hats for children in the hospital; donations of yarn appreciated; (866) 472-6903

FOSTER PARENTS NEEDED: Specialized Foster Home Services, a division of Managed Treatment Services for Children, seeks foster parents for special-needs children with emotional, social, behavioral difficulties from abuse or neglect; 641-7645

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: Regency Hospice seeks people to work with patients with advanced illness; roles include social contact with the patient, child care, spiritual support, running errands, house/yard maintenance, office assistance and more; contact Sue King, 648-2117