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Breakfast club

The second Breakfast Club, a faith-based women's group, will hold its annual conference from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. today at Ryan's Steakhouse, 208 Bobby Jones Expressway. The conference will include two meals and writing seminars. Nonmembers welcome. The cost is $35. Call (706) 793-1124.

Concert cancelled

The Yolanda Adams and Fred Hammond performance scheduled for tonight at the James Brown Arena has been cancelled because of low ticket sales, according to a release from the arena. Ticket refunds are available where you bought tickets.

Christian fair

The Summer Fun Fair will be held from 2 to 11 p.m. today at Whole Life Ministries, 2621 Washington Road. The fair features rides, games, food, crafts and Christian music.

Patriotic concert

The Sanctuary Choir and Orchestra of Trinity on the Hill United Methodist Church will present the God and Country Celebration at 1 p.m. Sunday in the sanctuary. Selections at the free concert will include a musical tribute to the armed forces, God Bless America and God Loves You, to honor members of Greensburg United Methodist Church in Greensburg, Kan., which suffered tornado damage. Call (706) 733-8822 or visit www.trinityonthehill.net.

Youth seminar

A Crisis Intervention for Youth Workers seminar will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday at West Acres Baptist Church, 555 Gibbs Road, Evans. The seminar teaches how to handle controversial subjects with youths. Call (706) 860-6573.

Camp preview

The Augusta Jewish Community Center Day Camp is holding a Try-It week Monday to Friday at the center, 898 Weinberger Way, Evans. Parents can sign up children to preview the camp's programs, facility and staff for $130. Call (706) 228-3636.

Priests ordained

Three priests with Augusta ties were ordained to the priesthood for the Diocese of Savannah on June 23 at the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist in Savannah.

The Rev. John R. Johnson, who grew up in the Alleluia community in Augusta, has been appointed parochial vicar of Sacred Heart Church in Warner Robins, Ga.

The Rev. Aaron D. Killups, also from the Alleluia community, has been appointed parochial vicar of St. John the Evangelist Church in Valdosta, Ga.

The Rev. David Koetter, who was born in Louisville, Ky., but grew up in Macon, Ga., has been appointed parochial vicar of St. Teresa of Avila Church in Grovetown.

Reach us

Reach Features Editor Tharon Giddens at (706) 823-3347 or tharon.giddens@augustachronicle.com.

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