Originally created 07/06/06

Calendar



THIS WEEK

INDIES AT THE IMPERIAL SERIES: Films at 7 p.m. Wednesdays and 7 and 9:30 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays, Imperial Theatre, 745 Broad St.; Why We Fight, today-Friday; Cache (Hidden), July 12-14; The Passenger, July 19-21; $6 regular admission and $4 for seniors, students and military; (706) 722-8341

SATURDAY MARKET ON BROAD: 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays through Aug. 26, Macartan Street, between Broad and Reynolds streets; fresh produce, flowers, breads, beef, desserts, local artisans; (706) 722-7245

CLASSICS ON THE SILVER SCREEN: 4 and 7 p.m. Saturdays through August; The Imperial Theatre, 745 Broad St.; Saturday, Wings; July 15, Citizen Kane; July 22, Roman Holiday; Aug. 5, On the Waterfront; Aug. 12, Bringing Up Baby; Aug. 19, Gone with the Wind; $4 regular admission; students, seniors and military $3; (706) 722-8341, www.imperialtheatre.com

READ IT & WATCH IT!: 1 p.m. Saturdays through Aug. 19; The Imperial Theatre, 745 Broad St.; Saturday, Bambi; July 15, The Shaggy Dog; July 22, The 5000 Fingers of Dr. T; Aug. 5, Sounder; Aug. 12, Bedknobs & Broomsticks; Aug. 19, The NeverEnding Story; $3 children, $4 adults; summer passport for children, $20, includes admission to all films; (706) 722-8341

SLEEPING BEAUTY: 3 p.m. Monday; Jeff Maxwell Branch Library, 1927 Lumpkin Road; 6 p.m. Monday, July 10; Friedman Branch Library, 1447 Jackson Road; Porkchop Productions theater group; (706) 821-2604

THREE WISHES: 9, 10 and 11 a.m. Monday; Maxwell Performing Arts Center, Augusta State University, 2500 Walton Way; $4 adults and children; presented by the Augusta State Born to Read Literacy Center and Patchwork Players; (706)733-7043

UPCOMING

Ringling bros. and barnum & bailey circus: 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Friday, July 13-14; 11:30 a.m., 3:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, July 15; 1:30 and 5:30 p.m. Sunday, July 16; Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center, 601 Seventh St.; $29 ringside, $20 lower level, $16 upper level, $12 all seats except ringside on opening night; $15 ages 2-12 except Thursday, lower level; $10.50 ages 2-12 except Thursday, upper level; $16.50 groups of 20 or more: 11:30 a.m., 3:30 and 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, lower level; $12.50 groups of 20 or more: 11:30 a.m., 3:30 and 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, upper level; $15 military with ID, lower level; $10.50 military with ID, upper level; $12 Scouts (limit 6): 7:30 p.m. Friday only, lower and upper levels only; $64 family pack with newspaper coupon (four tickets, four hot dogs and four drinks) purchased at box office only: 7:30 p.m. Saturday; no discounts ringside; reserv-ed seating; (706) 722-3521

AUGUSTA SOUTHERN NATIONALS: July 21-23, 8 a.m. gates open, 9 a.m. races start; Augusta Riverfront Marina; series tickets in advance, $18; series tickets at gate, $25; Friday, free admission; Saturday, $15; Sunday, $15; Patron Pass, $50, includes preferred parking and viewing from The Boathouse; advance tickets available from all participating locations: Georgia Bank & Trust, At Four Season Stores, at race site on Friday only; (803) 278-4849, tix@tixonline.com

FOREVER PLAID: 7 p.m. dinner, 8 p.m. show July 21-22, 28-29 and Aug. 3-5; Fort Gordon Dinner Theatre, 32100, Third Avenue; $34 civilians, $32 seniors, retirees, civil service civilians, E7 and above, $25 E6 and below, $20 show only; (706) 793-8552

SUMMER ROOTS MUSIC SERIES: 2 p.m. Sunday, July 23, Dark Corner; Morris Museum of History, 1 10th St., part of the Summer Roots Music Series; featuring Karen Aiken; (706) 724-7501

SUMMERTIME ON THE CANAL: 3-7 p.m. festival, 8-10 p.m. concert Saturday, July 29; Savannah Rapids Pavilion, 3300 Evans to Locks Road, Martinez; children's games and rides, crafts, food, eating contests, music and dance performances, storytelling, pig toss and rubber duck race; festival free, concert $2 at door; (706) 312-7194

ONGOING

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