Dec. 3: Events for today, Tuesday, Wednesday

  • Posted: Monday, December 3, 2012 7:38 a.m.


The 21st Annual Teller Lecture & Banquet will be held at 6 p.m. today at the USCA Convocation Center. Guest speaker is Kristine L. Svinicki, a commissioner of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. For more information about the banquet, call the Citizens for Nuclear Technology Awareness at 649-3456 or email

Palmetto Ballroom will offer a line dance class from 6 to 7 p.m. Mondays starting today at the ballroom on Silver Bluff Road. Fees will be $5 per person. For more information, call 641-4800.

Tom Mack will give a talk and book signing at the Horse Creek Valley Historical Society meeting at 7 p.m. today at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Graniteville.

S.C. DHEC will offer a flu vaccination clinic from 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. today at the Aiken County Health Department, 222 Beaufort St. The seasonal flu shot will be $25, payable by cash, check, Medicaid or Medicare; assistance for qualifying low-income patients may be available. DHEC asks patients wear short-sleeved shirts and if applicable, bring Medicaid or Medicare Part B cards. For more information, call Debbie Lotz at 642-1612.

A “Adding More Years to Your Life” seminar will take place at 10:30 a.m. today at the Aiken County Recreation Center, 917 Jefferson Davis Highway, Graniteville. RSVPs are required as space is limited; call Tandra Cooks at 663-6142 to RSVP or for more information.

Fees are due by today for a children’s Christmas crafts session at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Aiken County Recreation Center, 917 Jefferson Davis Highway, Graniteville. Fees are $10, and RSVP is required. For more information, call Tandra Cooks at 663-6142.

The Aiken Stitchin’ Belles chapter of the Embroiderers Guild of America will hold its monthly stitch-in from 10 a.m. to noon today at the Aiken County Historical Museum.


The Savannah River Site Citizens Advisory Board will hold a committee meeting on facilities disposition and site remediation from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the DOE Meeting Center at the rear of the Village Center, 230 Village Green Blvd., suite 220. A public comment period will be offered. For more information, call 952-9219 or visit

The United Way of Aiken County will hold its annual Christmas Open House from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday at the office at 235 Barnwell Ave. N.W. For more information, call the United Way at 648-8331.

The University of Georgia a cappella men’s group The Accidentals will perform two Tuesday’s Music Live shows at 11 a.m. and noon Tuesday at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Augusta. The concerts are free; a lunch catered by Crum’s will be available for $10 per person after the noon show. For lunch reservations, call the box office at (706) 722-3463 or visit

The Lower Savannah Workforce Development Board will hold a board meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Gail Reyes Senior Center at 11403 Ellenton St. in Barnwell. The meeting is open to the public. For more information call Sam Jordan at 649-7981 or email

The Pink Ribbonettes will meet at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Millbrook Baptist Church’s educational building, 1901 Whiskey Road. The support group assists breast cancer patients, survivors and caregivers. For more information, call 649-9267 or 644-3902, or visit

The Aiken Youth Orchestra will hold its Winter Concert at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Aiken Center for the Arts. Admission is free. For more information, call the Arts Center at 641-9094.


Pre-registration closes Wednesday for the Run, Walk or Roll 5K walk/run scheduled for Saturday at the H. Odell Weeks Activities Center. To register online, visit or call Lori Comshaw at (803) 443-9771. Pre-race packet pick-up will be from 8:15 to 11:30 a.m. Friday at Odell Weeks.

Attorneys Bill Tucker and Buzz Rich will lead a Planned Giving Seminar at 4 p.m. Wednesday at the Pickens-Salley House at USC Aiken. The event is free and refreshments will be served. To RSVP or for more information, call Debbie Boggs at 641-3630 or email

The monthly meeting of the Aiken Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Newberry Hall. December guest speakers are Capt. David Repass from the Salvation Army, and Robert Hamilton from the Veterans Administration. Admission will be $22.00 per person. Reservations are required and were due by 6 p.m. on Nov. 30.

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