Originally created 07/27/06

Around the block



Pretty pots

The Girl Scouts, Central Savannah River Council, will decorate flowerpots and plant seeds from 10 a.m. to noon today at Tanglewood Park, 3300 Tanglewood Drive. The event is open to all girls, who must be accompanied by an adult. Call (706) 774-0505.

Indie mood

The Sketches of Frank Gehry will be shown at 7 and 9:30 p.m. today and Friday at the Imperial Theatre, 745 Broad St., as part of the Indies at the Imperial series. Tickets cost $6 for regular admission and $4 for senior citizens, students and military. Call (706) 722-8341.

'Charlie' on screen

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory will be shown at 9 p.m. Friday at Augusta Common. Admission is $1. Call (706) 821-1754.

'Plaid' at theater

Forever Plaid will be staged at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Fort Gordon Dinner Theatre, Building 32100, Third Avenue, Fort Gordon. Dinner will be served at 7 p.m.

Tickets are $34 for civilians, $32 for seniors, retirees, Army civilians, active-duty E7 and above and $25 for active-duty E6 and below. Show-only tickets are $20. Call (706) 793-8552 or visit www.fortgordon.com/theatre.htm.

Going to market

The Saturday Market on Broad features produce, flowers, plants, breads, beef and desserts from 8 a.m. to noon each Saturday through Aug. 26 on Macartan Street, between Broad and Reynolds streets. Chefs and artisans will be on hand. Call (706) 722-7245.

Living with MS

The Augusta Multiple Sclerosis Center will present a free program, Living with MS as a Family, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Fort Discovery, 1 Seventh St. Lunch will be provided. Call (888) 237-5394.

Jazz at Riverwalk

QuietSTORM, with vocalists Kemba Cofield and London Arrington, will perform from 8 to 9:30 p.m. Sunday at the Eighth Street bulkhead at Riverwalk Augusta as part of the Candlelight Jazz series. Admission costs $5. Picnics, blankets and lawn chairs are welcome. Call (706) 821-1754.

College Day

COLLEGE IMPACT DAY WILL BE HELD AT 5:45 P.M. MONDAY at the New Life Worship Center, 3550 Morgan Road, Hephzibah. College and university representatives will be on hand. Call (706) 796-7880.

Onstage 'Wit'

W;T (WIT) will be performed at 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Aug. 4-5, at Le Chat Noir Theatre, 304 Eighth St. the show, directed by Douglass e. Joiner, costs $15. call (706) 394-2259 or (706) 826-0670.

'Moon' auditions

Auditions for Moon Over Buffalo will be held at 7:30 p.m. Monday-Tuesday, Aug. 7-8, at Fort Gordon Dinner Theatre, Building 32100, Third Avenue, Fort Gordon. Openings are for four women (early 20s to 75) and four men (early 20s) to 60). The show dates are Sept. 15-16, 22-23, 28-29, 30. Call (706) 793-8552.