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2:30 p.m.

Morris Museum of Art tour Free

1 10th St.; (706) 724-7501


6-9 p.m.

Adult CPR class


Red Cross of Augusta, 1322 Ellis St.; call to register; (706) 724-8481


2-3 p.m.

Caregiver Support Group

For all types of caregivers

Doctors Hospital, Medical Office Building I, Cradle Club Classroom, Suite 310, 3623 J. Dewey Gray Circle; (706) 651-2283


4 p.m.

Richmond County Board of Education monthly committee meeting

Board's central offices, 864 Broad St.


8:30-10:30 a.m.

Free legal help

Noncriminal legal help to people 60 and older; first come, first served basis

Bessie Thomas Senior Center, 5913 Euchee Creek Drive, Grovetown; (706) 721-2327

10:30 a.m. worship service

Church of the Holy Comforter's annual Blessing of the Backpacks

Savannah Rapids Pavilion in Martinez; participants asked to bring school supplies to donate to needy pupils; (706) 210-1133.

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