Nov.17: Events for today

  • Posted: Saturday, November 17, 2012 9:25 a.m.

TODAY

LBC multi-class reunion will be held today starting at 6:30 p.m., at the Horse Creek Banquet Hall on Highway 1 next to Bobby’s Bar-B-Q. The meal will be $15 per person. Mail checks to Kathy New, 222 Patricia Drive, North Augusta, SC 29841. Make payable to LBC Multi-Class Reunion. Advance payment will be a reservation. Call either Kathy New at 593-9842 or email knknew@comcast.net or call Anne Fulcher at 979-4476 or email ernieace2@yahoo.com.

The Augusta Players will hold auditions for a production of the musical “La Cage Aux Folles” at 1 p.m. today at Crossbridge Baptist Church. For more information, visit www.augustaplayers.org.

“In My Backyard” and “More than Meets the Eye” programs will take place at 7 and 8 p.m. today at the DuPont Planetarium at USC Aiken. Tickets are $4.50 for adults, $2.50 for grades 4K-12, and $3.50 for seniors. Those with valid college or military I.D. will receive a 50 percent discount. For more information or to make a reservation, call 641-3654.

The Blackville Quilt Shop will hold a holiday open house from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. today at the shop at 15070 Highway 3 in Blackville. For more information, call Alta Miller at (803) 284-2929.

The Fields Brothers Band will perform at 7 p.m. today at the Jamboree Jaycee Hut in Belvedere. Admission will be free. For more information, call 221-2449 or (843) 340-2800.

The Savannah River Woodturners will meet from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. today at 144 N. Bel Air Road in Evans. Speaker will be Howard Moore, who will demonstrate winged vessels. Guests are welcome. For more information, call Lee Carey at (706) 627-8373 or visit www.savannahriverwoodturners.com.

The Aiken Council of Neighborhoods will hold a yard and craft sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. today at the Aiken Municipal Building at The Alley. Proceeds will benefit the City of Aiken and Aiken Department of Public Safety’s Safer Communities Initiative. For more information or to reserve a vendor table, call 644-9716.

A Walk in the Woods with Dr. Harry Shealy will take place at 1 p.m. today meeting up at the Tea Cottage entrance on Dibble Road. The walk will take three hours. Registration is required; a donation of $20 to the Sierra Club is suggested. For more information or to register, email Chris Hall at ipaddle4fun@gmail.com.

Fred and Caroline Wieland will hold their annual Bonsai Open Garden event from 1 to 4 p.m. today and Sunday at their home at 3933 Wood Valley Drive in Aiken.

The Aiken Area National MS Society self-help group the Myelinators will meet from 10 a.m. to noon today at St. Paul Lutheran Church at 961 Trail Ridge Road. The group is open to all persons with multiple sclerosis and their support persons. For more information, call 644-1342 or email pzowen@sbcglobal.net.

John Osteen will hold an open house at his authentic log cabin from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday at his residence on Highway 302 across from Couchton Baptist Church. For more information, call 507-2268.

Chris’ Camera Center will hold a Digital Drop-in Day School from 10 a.m. to closing today at the shop on Laurens Street. For more information, call 641-0501 or email chris@chriscamera.com.

The Aiken Junior Woman’s Club will hold its fourth annual S.H.O.P. event from 6 to 9 p.m. today at the Aiken Center for the Arts. For more information, call 507-4633 or email eh1229@aol.com, or call 522-2277 or email harm0617@bellsouth.net.

The Sgt. Harold F. Adkison Chapter of the Korean War Veterans Chapter 255 will meet at 1:30 p.m. today at Bath United Methodist Church’s fellowship hall, 176 Maple St. For more information, call 819-9595.

Santa Claus will visit Aiken from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today at Cold Creek Nurseries for photo ops with customers. Photos will be $20 and will be mailed to purchasers the following day.

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