Edgefield Gospel Choir

Edgefield County Mass Gospel Choir will perform on May 4. The choir sings a variety of well-known gospel favorites.


A gospel singing will be held at 6 p.m. today at the Midland Gospel Singing Center, 705 Martin Smith Road, Gilbert. The Regals and the Chordsmen will perform. Admission is free. Social distancing will be observed. A love offering will be accepted. For more information, visit midgsc.com.


Quakers (Religious Society of Friends) will hold virtual services via Zoom on Sunday. Worship in silence begins at 10 a.m. followed by an online fellowship for those who wish to linger. For more information, call Brenda at 803-648-6020 or 803-640-9650.


The Town of Windsor wil hold a Town Council meeting at 7 p.m. Monday in the activity center of the First Baptist Church of Windsor. Due to social distancing requirements, only one member per family is asked to attend and face masks must be worn. Temperatures will be taken at the door. For more information, call 803-571-0788 or 803-270-7003.

Aiken Women in Black will hold a Vigil for Peace and Nonviolence from 4 to 5 p.m. Monday. The group gathers on Hitchcock Drive at the entrance to Aiken Estates, across from the Fresh Market along Whiskey Road. Participants are invited to stay for the whole time or as long as they can, and are asked to wear masks and practice social distancing. If you can't stand, chairs are welcome. The witness against war and all forms of violence meet the first and third Monday of the month and are held rain or shine and on holidays. All are welcome. Participants can bring their own signs as long as they are nonpartisan. For more information, call Lynn at 803-226-5546, Emilie at 586-945-8771 or Brenda at 803-640-9650.

Drive n’ Dine event for Aiken seniors will be held Monday at 2 p.m. at Aiken Senior Life Services, 1310 East Pine Log Road. Seniors age 60 and older will be given five individually portioned meals and must provide a valid S.C. state ID.


The Awesome Aiken Al-Anon group meets from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at First Christian Church, 900 Kerr Drive. 


The Aiken County Board of Disabilities and the board of Tri-Development Center will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 6, at 5080 Jefferson Davis Highway, Beech Island. For more information, call Joan Lioi at 803-642-8812.

AUG. 8

A Back-to-School Drive-Thru will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 8, at the Second Baptist Church complex, 1149 York St. There will be free backpacks with supplies for pre-K to 12th grade, sanitizer, face masks, health education materials and more. 

A Fit 4 School Drive-Thru Event will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 8, at the Aiken County YMCA, 621 Trolley Line Road, Graniteville. The event will feature free health screenings, free school supplies, free haircuts, music, food and more. For more information, email fit4schoolaiken@gmail.com.

AUG. 12

Yappy Hour, scheduled for Wednesday, Aug. 12, at the SPCA Albrecht Center for Animal Welfare, 199 Willow Run Road, has been canceled. For more information, visit letlovelive.org.

AUG. 22

Pups 'N Suds Dog Wash will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Aug. 22, at the SPCA Albrecht Center for Animal Welfare, 199 Willow Run Road. Washes are $20 for small dogs (under 30 pounds), $25 for medium dogs (30-60 pounds) and $30 for large dogs (60 pounds or more). Nail trims or ear cleanings only are $10 each. For more information and see other available services, visit letlovelive.org.

SEPT. 14

The ninth annual Support 1 Golf Tournament has been postponed until Monday, Sept. 14. Sponsors who have paid in full will be issued a refund upon request otherwise the sponsorship position will be held until fall. Golfers and teams can request refunds as well but will forfeit their team's reserved position. For more information, email info@support1.org.

OCT. 17

The Aiken Association of Realtors will hold a Home Sweet Home Expo 2020 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 17, at Citizens Park, 651 Old Airport Road. For more information, visit Facebook.