Originally created 03/08/06

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Activities and entertainment events scheduled for this week include:

TODAY



Art exhibit: An art exhibit by Ray Davenport will continue through March 30 in the lower gallery of the Etherredge Center at the University of South Carolina Aiken, 471 University Parkway. Admission is free. The gallery is open from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday. Call (803) 641-3305.



THURSDAY



Computer group: The CSRA Apple Macintosh Users Group will meet at 7 p.m. at the Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road, North Augusta. Call (803) 279-6456.



GOP women's club: The Richmond County Republican Women's Club will meet from 11 a.m. to noon at Piccadilly Buffet at Augusta Mall, 3450 Wrightsboro Road. The speaker will be Ralph Reed. Attendees must pay for lunch, but the meeting is free. Call 733-4418.



Friday musical: The Aquinas High School Drama Club will perform the musical Annie at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at the Imperial Theatre, 745 Broad St. Tickets cost $15 for horseshoe seating, $10 for regular seating and $5 for students with an ID. Call 736-5516.



Jazz performances: The Juilliard Jazz Orchestra will perform at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Washington Center for the Performing Arts, 126 Newberry St. S.W. Tickets cost $40. Call (803) 642-3189.



SATURDAY



An Evening of live jazz: The concert will be from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Grover C. Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre at Augusta State University, 2500 Walton Way. Admission costs $7, and $3 for seniors and students. VIP seats cost $25. Call 731-7971.



Alzheimer's event: The Alzheimer's Association will present its annual educational symposium, titled Hope, Love and Caregiving, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at The Gordon Club, Building 18402, 18th Street, Fort Gordon. Admission costs $20 per family caregiver and $40 per professional caregiver. Fees cover handouts and lunch. Call 731-9060.