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THIS WEEK

BEECH ISLAND HISTORICAL SOCIETY: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, society's meeting house and museum, 144 Old Jackson Highway, Beech Island; Erick Montgomery will talk about his latest book, Thomas Woodrow Wilson: Family Ties and Southern Perspectives; refreshments served; (803) 867-3600, (803) 827-0184

VOYAGER ENCOUNTERS: 7 and 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Dupont Planetarium, 471 University Parkway, Aiken; view images of Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune and other discoveries made by Voyagers; $4.50 adults, $3.50 senior citizens, $2.50 for 4K-12th-grade students; (803) 641-3654

DAY OF REMEMBRANCE: 2 P.M. SATURDAY, Horse Creek-Midland Valley Veterans Park, South Carolina Highway 421, Bath; to honor former prisoners of war and missing in action; reception follows; call with information on former POWs or MIAs; Judith Knight, (803) 593-3553

CAR WASH, YARD SALE AND BARBECUE FUND RAISER: Beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday, Toner Charge parking lot, corner of U.S. Highway 25 and Sweetwater Road, North Augusta; held by Fox Creek High School swim team; Lisa Broom, (803) 270-6117

SUNSET BICYCLE CRUISE: 6:30 p.m., Saturday, meet at Boeckh Park in Hammond's Ferry, Andy Jordan will lead a sunset bicycle cruise along a portion of the Greeneway; refreshments provided following the ride; (803) 613-1641

UPCOMING

BIKE NIGHT: 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25, SNO-CAP Drive-In, 618 West Ave.; held by Harley owners group Ladies of Harley; sponsored by Augusta Harley-Davidson; all motorcycles are welcome; free; (803) 279-4004

SMITHSONIAN MUSEUM DAY: At participating museums across country; Saturday, Sept. 29; free admission; www.smithsonianmagazine.com/museumday/articles/about.php

RIVER'S EDGE SERTOMA CLUB YARD SALE: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, SEPT. 29, 2018 Loblolly Court; selling household items, no clothing; anything not sold will be donated to Community Ministry of North Augusta; cash or checks accepted; (803) 221-7621

COLONIAL ERA DEMONSTRATIONS: 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., SATURDAY, SEPT. 29, Living History Park, 299 West Spring Grove Ave.; (803) 279-7560

LAST SATURDAY MONTHLY CRUISE-IN: 6-8 p.m., Saturday, SEPT. 29, SNO-CAP Drive-In, 618 West Ave.; all car enthusiasts welcome; prizes, games and raffles to benefit service projects; (803) 279-4004

DOG SHOW: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 5 from 7 a.m. until 6 p.m. Saturday, OCT. 6, Riverview Park Activities Center, 100 Riverview Park Drive; Augusta Kennel Dog Show; (803) 441-4300

TWILIGHT POPS ON THE RIVER: 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 7; Jessye Norman Amphitheater, Ninth Street at Riverwalk, Augusta; presented by the Augusta Concert Band; free; (706) 722-0077

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