Originally created 12/01/05

Across the river



CHOLESTEROL SCREENINGS: 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 2:30 to 5 p.m. Thursday-Friday; Kmart, 310 East Martintown Road, North Augusta; basic cholesterol screening, $15; tests for diabetes, liver function, Prostate Specific Antigen more; 278-3673

CHRISTMAS BENEFIT CONCERT: 7 p.m. Thursday; North Augusta High School, 2000 Knobcone Ave.; the Harmony River Chorus of Sweet Adelines International, the Greenbrier Elementary Choir, the North Augusta High Wings, the Garden City Chorus; $8 adults, $5 students; benefits the National Foundation for Transplants; 613-1649

Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol: 8 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, Dec. 2-3, 9-10, 16-17, 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 11; Aiken Community Playhouse production; Aiken Community Playhouse, Washington Center for the Arts, 126 Newberry St., Aiken; $17 adults, $15 seniors, $12 students, $6 children 12 and younger; 648-1438