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THIS WEEK

MORRIS MUSEUM OF ART: 1 10th St.; Challenging Reality: Ceramics of Sylvia Hyman, through Feb. 11; An Unbroken Circle: Selections from the Collection of Julia J. Norrell, through Feb. 18; The Frederick Douglass and Harriet Tubman Series 1938-40, through Feb. 25; Thursday, Feb. 15: Terra Cognita Contemporary Artist Lecture Series; American Art Pottery, March 2-April 29; Tom Nakashima: Two Decades, March 2-April 29; $5 for adults, $3 for seniors, pupils and military with ID; free for museum members and ages 5 and younger, free Sundays; regular hours 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; noon to 5 p.m. Sundays; (706) 724-7501; themorris.org

FROM TY TO CAL: A CENTURY OF BASEBALL IN AUGUSTA: Through June; Augusta Museum of History, 560 Reynolds St.; exhibit includes souvenirs, photographs and game-used equipment that tell Augusta's baseball history; museum open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday; $2-$4; children 5 and younger free; (706) 722-8454, augustamuseum.org

JAVACYA ARTS CONSERVATORY SOLO RECITAL: 3 p.m. today; Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History, 1116 Phillips St.; accompanied by the Javacya Arts Youth Chamber Orchestra; featuring works by Handel, Bach, Boccherini and Gossec; reception and charitable gift opportunity after reception; painting by Ariel will be for sale to benefit the Javacya Arts Conservatory Scholarship Fund; www.javacyaartsconservatory.com

GANG AWARENESS: 7 p.m. today; Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 3185 Wheeler Road; must be 21 or older to attend due to depiction of adult situations and street violence; (706) 733-4416, www.aldersgateum.com

AUGUSTA CHORALE AUDITIONS: 7 p.m. Monday; Gilbert-Lambuth Memorial Chapel at Paine College, 1235 15th St.; singers should be able to read music; (706) 836-9426

AN EVENING OF DANCE AND MUSIC: 7 p.m. Thursday; Imperial Theatre, 745 Broad St.; featuring Augusta Ballet; $17-$40, student discounts available; augustaballet.org, (706) 261-0555

TRADITIONAL IRISH MUSIC: 7:30 p.m. Thursday; Broadstokes Gallery, 677-C N. Belair Road, Evans; with fiddler Brian Conway and pianist and flutist Brendan Dolan; $15; (706) 860-6055

AUTO AUCTION: 10 a.m. Saturday; The Salvation Army, 1384 Greene St.; registration and fleet inspection 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday-Friday; registration only 8-10 a.m. Saturday; $5; benefits The Salvation Army's free drug and alcohol treatment program; www.salvationarmycars.com, (706) 826-7933

UPCOMING

SUPER BOWL PARTY: 3 p.m. pre-game show, 6 p.m. game, Sunday, Feb. 4; Discovery Theater, Fort Discovery, 1 Seventh St.; members: $15 per person, $30 per family; others: $20 per person, $40 per family; family capped at four; (706) 821-0646

HOMECOMING 2007: THE ESSENCE OF SOUL: Feb. 4-11; Paine College, 1235 15th St.; worship service, 9 a.m. Feb. 4, Painetriotic Day, noon Feb. 5; Motown Celebrity Day, noon Feb. 6; Sunglasses/Shades Day, TBA Feb. 7; Tacky Day, TBD Feb. 8; Professional Day, 10:15 a.m. Feb. 9; Homecoming Parade, 10 a.m. Feb. 10; worship service, 9 a.m. Feb. 11; (706) 821-8338

DRUM!: 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 5; Imperial Theatre, 745 Broad St.; part of the Global Rhythms Series; featuring 20 musicians, dancers, drummers and singers who fuse music, dance, poetry, video, rhythm and song; $35, $30, $25; (706) 722-8341, www.imperialtheatre.com

FOLKSINGER DAVE POTTS: Noon Tuesday, Feb. 6; St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Sixth and Reynolds streets, Riverwalk Augusta, as part of Tuesday's Music Live; lunch afterward, catered by Bon Appetit, $7; reservations required for lunch; (706) 722-3463

RAISING CHILDREN IN THE 21ST CENTURY: 6:30 Tuesday, Feb. 6; Church of the Good Shepherd, Parish Hall, 2230 Walton Way; with authors Donna Strom and Dr. Warren Umansky; free; intermission with refreshments and door prizes; (706) 733-0331

NATIONAL PRAYER BREAKFAST: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 6; Gordon's Club, 19th Street., Building 18402, Fort Gordon; with author and businessman Glenn Thomas; $3 for E5 and below or $5 for E6 and above and most civilians; tickets available from any unit chaplain on post or the center chaplain's office; (706) 791-6469.

WINTER JAM: 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 8; James Brown Arena, 605 Seventh St.; with NewSong, Steven Curtis Chapman, Jeremy Camp, Hawk Nelson, Sanctus Real, Britt Nicole, Tony Nolan and John Morgan; $10 at door; doors open at 6 p.m.; (706) 722-3521, www.jamtour.com

MUSICAL TRIBUTE, ALWAYS PATSY CLINE: 8 p.m. Feb. 9-10, 3 p.m. Feb. 11; Jabez S. Hardin Performing Arts Center, 720 N. Belair Road, Evans; performed by Stage III; $25; (803) 278-4849

THE CONTOURS: 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 10; Bell Auditorium, 712 Telfair St.; $10-$40; (706) 826-4705, augustasymphony.org/tickets


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