Originally created 08/25/06

Living briefs



STUFF TO DO

Here's a look at some of you best entertainment bets for this weekend:

CAREFAIR FOR WOMEN: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday; Augusta State University Athletic Complex, 3109 Wrightsboro Road; free health information, cooking demonstration by Karin Calloway and fashion show by Augusta Mall; first 2,500 women will get tote bag; (706) 651-3247.

INDIA DAY: 4 p.m. Saturday; Grover C. Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, Augusta State University, 2500 Walton Way; health fair, food, art, dancing and music; free; (706) 868-7933.

JAZZ: 8-10 p.m. Sunday; Eighth Street bulkhead at Riverwalk Augusta; part of the Candlelight Jazz series; picnics and lawn chairs welcome; (706) 821-1754.

ANNIE: Young Artist Repertory Theatre Company production, 8 p.m. today and Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday; Augusta Preparatory Day School, 285 Flowing Wells Road; $12 adults, $10 seniors and students; tickets available at door (cash or check only) or www.yart.org (credit card only); (706) 210-8915 .

CHURCH MESS: 6:30 p.m. Sunday; Imperial Theatre, 745 Broad St.; $29.50 floor seating, $28.50 balcony seating; www.churchmess.com.

BIRTHDAYS

TODAY'S BIRTHDAYS: Actor Van Johnson is 90. Actor Mel Ferrer is 89. Game-show host Monty Hall is 85. Actor Sean Connery is 76. Talk-show host Regis Philbin is 75. Actor Tom Skerritt is 73. Jazz saxophonist Wayne Shorter is 73. Actor David Canary (All My Children, Bonanza) is 68. Singer Walter Williams of The O'Jays is 64. Actor Anthony Heald (Boston Public) is 62. Actress Anne Archer is 59. Country singer Henry Paul of BlackHawk is 57. Actor John Savage is 57. Bassist Gene Simmons of KISS is 57. Singer Rob Halford of Judas Priest is 55. Keyboardist Geoff Downes of Asia is 54. Musician Elvis Costello is 52. Director Tim Burton is 48. Country singer Billy Ray Cyrus is 45. Actress Ally Walker (Profiler) is 45. Guitarist Vivian Campbell of Def Leppard is 44. Actress Joanne Whalley is 42. Actor Blair Underwood is 42. DJ Terminator X of Public Enemy is 40. Singer Jeff Tweedy of Wilco is 39. Country singer Jo Dee Messina is 36. Model Claudia Schiffer is 36. Actor Kel Mitchell (Kenan and Kel) is 28. Actress Rachel Bilson (The OC) is 25.

YOUR BIRTHDAY TODAY: You'll encounter resistance, but you should be used to that. Don't simply trample it down; use it to improve your product.

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