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EVENTS

IMBA World Summit

Through Saturday

Augusta Marriott Hotel & Suites, 2 10th St.

Biking, speakers, trailbuilding, advocacy, Mountain Bike Film Festival; imba.com

South Carolina Poultry Festival

Today-Saturday

Batesburg-Leesville, S.C.

Food and rides daily; street dance Friday; parade, car show, crafts, fireworks on Saturday; scpoultryfestival.com

Allendale County Cooterfest

4-8 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday

Allendale, S.C.

Rides, music, food, vendors, dancing; cooterfest.com

Alonzo King's LINES Ballet

7 p.m. Friday

Imperial Theatre, 749 Broad St.

(706) 261-0555, augustaballet.org

Cedric the Entertainer, Malik S, J.J. Williamson

7:30 p.m. May 30

Bell Auditorium, 712 Telfair St.

$59.50-$79.50; 877-4AUGTIX, georgialinatix.com, Augusta Entertainment Complex Box Office, 601 Seventh St.

ASA Big Air Triples

3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. June 19

James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.

$18-$60; augustaentertainmentcomplex.com, bigairtriples.com; (706) 722-3521

ONSTAGE

Tribute to Sweeney Todd

11 p.m. today

Club Argos, 1923 Walton Way

$6; ages 21 and over; Misfit Theatre Group performance; formal dress encouraged

The Dixie Swim Club

Dinner 7 p.m., show 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, May 14-15, 20-22

Fort Gordon Dinner Theatre, 32100 Third Ave., Fort Gordon

$38 civilians, $36 seniors, $30-$36 military; (706) 793-8552

Godspell

7-9 p.m. May 14-15

Warren County High School Auditorium, 1253 Atlanta Highway, Warrenton

$8 adults, $4 students; advance: $5 adults, $2 students; (706) 465-9604

Dancin' Thru Disney

2 p.m. May 15

USC Aiken Convocation Center, 375 Robert Bell Parkway, Aiken

$5; Burns Dance Studio production

The Fantasticks

8 p.m. May 21-22, 28-29 and June 4-5 and 3 p.m. May 30

Aiken Community Playhouse, 124 Newberry St., Aiken

$20 adults, $18 seniors, $15 students and $9 ages 12 and under; aikencommunityplayhouse.com, (803) 648-1438

AUDITIONS

Bugsy Malone

6-9 p.m. Monday-Tuesday

Augusta Preparatory Day School, 285 Flowing Wells Road, Martinez

Ages 8-14; have prepared song for music audition; Aug. 20-22 performance

Presented by The Young Artists Repertory Theatre

MUSIC

Hopelands Summer Concert Series

7 p.m. Mondays through Aug. 30

Hopelands Gardens, 1700 Whiskey Road, Aiken

Monday, Aiken Youth Orchestra; May 17, Savannah River Winds; free; cityofaiken.gov

Jeff & Sheri Easter Homecoming

7 p.m. Friday and 6 p.m. Saturday

Lewis Family Homeplace, 1935 Lewis Family Road, Lincolnton, Ga.

Jason Crabb, Karen Peck & New River, Ivan Parker; $15 Friday, $20 Sat.; (706) 359-1997, jeffandsherieaster.com

POPS! Under the Stars

6:30 p.m. Saturday

University Health Care, 447 North Belair Road, Evans

The Augusta Symphony; bring blankets or chairs; universityhealth.org, augustasymphony.org

The Grumblers

7 p.m. Saturday

Unitarian Universalist Church of Augusta, 3501 Walton Way Ext.

$5; benefits Unitarian Universalist Church

Augusta Children's Chorale Spring Concert

4 p.m. Sunday

Sacred Heart Cultural Center, 1301 Greene St.

$10; all mothers entered in drawing for pearls; (706) 836-1914

Colors of Jazz

7:30 p.m. May 13

Augusta Jewish Community Center, 898 Weinberger Way, Evans

Gerry Eisenberg performing; $10; (706) 228-3636, columbiacountyjazz.com

Maestro Shizuo Kuwahara

2 p.m. May 16

Morris Museum of Art, 1 10th St.

Demonstration, discussion; free; themorris.org, (706) 828-3867

FILMS

Stormy Weather (1943)

Noon May 14

Morris Museum of Art, 1 10th St.

Discussion follows; free; themorris.org, (706) 724-7501

COMMUNITY

Men Can Stop Rape Strength Training

9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today

University Hospital Auditorium, Walton Way

$15 registration, $40 optional training manual; ced.aug.edu

Harlem Middle School Community Concert

5-8 p.m. today

Harlem Middle School Cafeteria, 375 W. Forrest St., Harlem

School band, chorus and silent basket auction; (706) 556-5990

Coin Show

9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday-Saturday

Patriots Park Gym Complex, 5445 Columbia Road, Grovetown, Ga.

Free; buy, sell; gold, silver, Confederate money, metals, jewelry, tokens; augustacoinclub.org

Downtown Loft Tour

6-9 p.m. Friday, noon to 5 p.m. Saturday

Downtown Augusta

$15 advance, $20; (706) 724-0436, historicaugusta.org

Shaggin' on the Rooftop

7 p.m. Friday

465 Railroad Ave., North Augusta

$10; dance lessons, raffle, refreshments

COMMUNITY

Veterans Benefits Seminar

2 p.m. Saturday

Washington Commons, 100 Washington Commons Drive, Evans

Highlights Veterans Administration's Aid and Attendance benefit; free; (706) 860-0402

Young Scientist Project Fair

Saturday

Fort Discovery, 1 Seventh St.

nscdiscovery.org, (706) 821-0600

Augusta Tourism Trivia Night

6:30-9 p.m. Tuesday

Enterprise Mill Event Center, 1450 Greene St.

Dinner; cash prizes; submit teams by Friday; (706) 823-6600

The Art of Fine Living, Regional Dialect exhibit

10 a.m. May 13

Morris Museum of Art, 1 10th St.

Florist Greg Boulus designs arrangements, create-your-own arrangements; themorris.org, (706) 724-7501

Spring Fling and Aiken Standard Taste of Home Cooking School

Trade show 3-6:30 p.m., cooking show 6:30 p.m. May 13

USC Aiken Convocation Center, 375 Robert Bell Parkway, Aiken

$8 advance, $10; (803) 643-6901

Terra Cognita: Brian Rutenberg

5-7 p.m. May 13

Morris Museum of Art, 1 10th St.

Book signing, lecture: free; themorris.org, (706) 724-7501

Pancake Breakfast

9-11 a.m. May 15

American Legion Post 71, Spring Grove Road, North Augusta

$5; benefits North Augusta High School Marching Band

Peep 'n' Eat Day Trip to Beech Island

9 a.m. to 6 p.m. May 15

Departs Augusta Municipal Building, 540 Greene St.

Honors birth of Ellen Axson Wilson; $90; (706) 724-0436, historicaugusta.org

Adult Artist Workshop: Landscapes in Pastel

10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. May 15 and noon to 4:30 p.m. May 16

Morris Museum of Art, 1 10th St.

Paid registration by Friday; members $60, nonmembers $70; materials provided; (706) 724-7501, themorris.org

NBC Augusta's Biggest Loser

2 p.m. May 16

Paul S. Simon Theater, Fort Discovery, 1 Seventh St.

nscdiscovery.org, (706) 821-0600

South Carolina Connections Academy Information Session

6:30 p.m. May 17

University of South Carolina Aiken, 471 University Parkway

Virtual, tuition-free public school; connectionsacademy.com, (800) 382-6010

The Cotton Ball

6:30-9:30 p.m. May 20

814 Milledge Road

Dinner, music, raffle; $50, $75 couples; (706) 724-0436, historicaugusta.org

Music in the Park

7 p.m. Thursdays, May 20-July 29

North Augusta Community Center, 495 Brookside Ave., North Augusta

May 20, North Augusta High School Symphonic Bands; May 27, North Augusta Idol, McKenna Hydrick; free

Parkinson's Disease Seminar

9 a.m. to noon May 21

Doubletree Hotel, 2651 Perimeter Parkway

Open to the public; (706) 721-4895

Springfest

5-9 p.m. May 21

Hammond's Ferry, North Augusta

Music, children's activities, wine tasting, book signing, auction, Patriot Riverboat Tours; (803) 613-1641

Fox Family Fun Fest

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 22

Columbia County Amphitheatre, 7022 Evans Town Center Blvd.

Free; rides, games, food, entertainment

Life Healthy Lifestyle Expo

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 22

USC Aiken Convocation Center, 375 Robert Bell Parkway

Free; health screenings, demonstration, activities; (803) 643-6901

Patriot Boat Tour

1:30 and 3 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sunday; sunset tours

Behind the Marriott Hotel & Suites, 2 10th St.

$12 adults, $6 children; Sunset Tour: $20 adult, $6 children; patriottourboat.com, (803) 730-9739

International Folk Dancing

7:30-9:30 p.m. Thursdays

Augusta Ballet, 2941 Walton Way Ext.

No partner needed; (706) 394-5535

Augusta Market on the River

8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays

Eighth and Reynolds streets

Free; produce, entertainment, arts and crafts; theaugustamarket.com

Ga-Lina Christian Singles

7-11 p.m. Saturdays; dance lesson offered 7-8 p.m.

The Social Inc., 3157 Washington Road

$8 members, $10 others; (706) 863-1214, www.ga-linasingles.com

FUNDRAISERS

Southeastern Firefighters' Burn Foundation Fundraiser

5-9 p.m. Friday

Artistic Perceptions, 551 Broad St.

Art by North Augusta Artists Guild and Wanta L. Davenport; free; (706) 724-8739

Saints' Run for Amy 5K Run/Walk

8:30 a.m. Saturday

St. Mary on the Hill Catholic School, 1220 Monte Sano Ave.

Benefits cancer patient Allison Godden and leukemia patient Brennan Simkins; $20; (706) 733-6193, ext. 221

Augusta Canal Sunset Cruise

6-9 p.m. May 14

Canal Interpretive Center, 1450 Greene St.

Benefits Jud C. Hickey Center for Alzheimer's Care; barbecue dinner, music, silent auction; $35; (706) 738-5039

PAR for Parkinson's Golf Tournament

May 15

Cedar Creek Golf Course, Aiken

Benefits Medical College of Georgia Movement Disorders Program; $75, 18 holes, breakfast, lunch; (803) 641-2237

Symphony Orchestra Augusta Golf Classic

May 17

Belle Meade Country Club, 2660 Twin Pine Road, Thomson, Ga.

$100, $75 35 and younger, $400 foursome; benefits Augusta Symphony; (706) 826-4704, soaugusta.org

Golf Tournament

11:30 a.m. lunch, 1 p.m. start May 20

Houndslake Country Club, 901 Houndslake Drive, Aiken

Benefits Junior Achievement; (706) 736-3070, mlcook@georgia.ja.org

LITERARY LIFE

Burgers 'n' Books

5:30-7:15 p.m. May 13

Jenkins-White Elementary Charter School, 800 15th Ave.

Literature-based activities, book giveaway, magic show, burger dinner; free


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