Calendar2018

TODAY 

The Aiken Pickledillys will hold its annual indoor pickleball tournament today and Sunday. Registration is open for Men's, Women's and Mixed Doubles ages 19 and older for skill levels 3.0-5.0. For more information, visit aikenpickleball.com.

The Aiken Community Theatre will perform "The Hunchback of Notre Dame" at 7:30 p.m. today and Sept. 12, 13 and 14, and at 2 p.m. Sunday at the AECOM Center for the Performing Arts, 126 Newberry St. S.W. Tickets are $25 for adults, $20 for seniors age 60 and older, and $15 for children and students. For more information, visit aikencommunitytheatre.org.

Aiken's Makin' will be held at 9 a.m. today on Park Avenue in downtown Aiken. The arts and crafts event will feature handmade crafts, food and performances. For more information, visit aikenchamber.net.

The Stephen James CSRA Coin Club will hold its 17th annual Coin Show from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. today in the gym of South Aiken Presbyterian Church, 1711 Whiskey Road. Admission and parking are free. For more information, email aikencoinshow@gmail.com.

Women Involved in Rural Electrification will hold an indoor yard sale from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. today in the community room of the Aiken Electric Co-op, 2790 Wagener Road. Breakfast and lunch will be sold in the WIRE food court.

The Off the Hook Crochet group will meet from noon to 2 p.m. today at the Aiken County Public Library, 314 Chesterfield St. S.W. Those attending should bring yarn and a crochet hook. If you're a beginner, somebody will show you tips and pointers to get started. Beginners should RSVP to the reference desk ahead of time by calling 803-642-2020 ext. 1141. For more information, visit abbe-lib.org.

The CSRA Gospel Music Heritage Awards will be held today at the USCA Convocation Center, 2049 Champion Way, Graniteville. The evening will begin with dinner and live music from 6 to 7 p.m. with the awards ceremony starting at 7:15 p.m. John P. Kee and Bryan Popin along with local artists will perform. Tickets are $35-$100 and can be purchased online at www.shout97.com or at the Convocation Center box office.

The Astronomy Club of Augusta will meet at 7 p.m. today at South Aiken High School, 232 E. Pine Log Road. Tedda Howard will be the guest speaker. The program will be Observe the Moon Night. Club volunteers will help show you the lunar Maria: naked eye, binocular, low power and high power, and craters Aristoteles, Tycho, Theophilus, Montes Caucasus, Montes Alpes and more. FOr more information, visit angelfire.com/ga/astronomyclubaugusta.

"Toy Story," rated G, will be shown from 3 to 4:20 p.m. today at the Aiken County Public Library, 314 Chesterfield St. S.W. For more information, visit www.abbe-lib.org.

FOTAS will hold a Flood of Furry Friends adoption event from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. today at the Aiken County Animal Shelter, 333 Wire Road. The event will offer adoption specials and adopters will receive a unique gift along with a free leash or cat carrier. For more information, call 803-642-1537.

The Indie Arts Vintage Market will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. today at 616 Park Ave. S.E. The market will feature vintage and handcrafted items, artists, artisans, a food truck and music. 

A mattress sale fundraiser to benefit South Aiken Band and Drama will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today at South Aiken High School, 232 E. Pine Log Road. The one-day sale will feature new, factory-warrantied mattresses up to 50% off retail. 

The Cattyshack Cat Club will hold its annual cat show from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today at the Riverview Park Activities Center, 100 Riverview Park Drive, North Augusta. 

SUNDAY

The Old Edgefield District Genealogical Society will meet at 3 p.m. Sunday in the Lynch Building Annex of the Tompkins Library, 104 Courthouse Square, Edgefield. Robert C. Jones will be the guest speaker. His topic will be Gov. Francis W. and Lucy Holcombe Pickens. Refreshments will be served. For more information, call 803-637-4010.