August 10, 2022


Make Somone Happy

Present day occasions for Jan. 17 | Amusement

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Quakers (Spiritual Society of Mates) will keep a digital assistance through Zoom these days. Worship in silence begins at 10 a.m., adopted by on line fellowship for people who wish to linger. For extra data and the meeting connection, phone Brenda at 803-648-6020.


The National Pan-Hellenic – The Divine 9 Sororities and Fraternities representing Aiken, Edgefield and Barnwell counties will keep a Neighborhood Cleanup for the MLK Day of Service from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday at 744 Collins Ave. 

Aiken Women in Black and Moms Demand from customers Action will hold a Vigil for Peace and Nonviolence from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Monday. The group gathers on Hitchcock Push at the entrance to Aiken Estates, throughout from the Fresh new Industry along Whiskey Street. Participants are invited to keep for the total time or as extensive as they can, and are requested to don masks and exercise social distancing. If you can’t stand, chairs are welcome. The witness in opposition to war and all varieties of violence fulfill the initially and 3rd Monday of the thirty day period and are held rain or glow and on holiday seasons. All are welcome. Members can bring their possess signals as lengthy as they are nonpartisan. For extra facts, call Lynn at 501-499-4485 or Brenda at 803-648-6020.

The Sand River Woman’s Club – GFWC will hold a litter select up in honor of the MLK Working day of Assistance from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Monday in the medians/parkways alongside Barnwell Avenue in close proximity to Schofield Middle Faculty. Some materials will be presented and masks are recommended. The function will not be held if raining. Volunteers are welcome. For more data, email [email protected]


The Aiken Lions Club will meet by way of Zoom at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 19. The visitor speaker will be District 32S World-wide Membership Team Coordinator Hope Barbare. Her topic will be approaches and tips for clearing hurdles in the race to develop membership. For a lot more info or to sign up for the assembly, e-mail Susan Selden at [email protected]

Precedence ticket profits for the 2021 Joye in Aiken Festival start Tuesday. Ticket product sales will open up to the public Monday, Feb. 1. For a checklist of gatherings and ticket costs, check out

The AUSA-Higher Augusta Ft. Gordon Chapter will meet up with from 8-9 a.m. Tuesday for its virtual Every month Morning Briefing. Dr. Kathleen Hersey, Cyber Heart of Excellence to start with girl, will be the keynote speaker. To be a part of the conference, email [email protected]

JAN. 23

A totally free COVID-19 event will be held from 7:30-11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 23, at the Clyburn Centre for Major Treatment, 1000 Clyburn Location. Pre-registration is encouraged but not necessary. FOr additional data or to pre-sign-up, stop by

FEB. 1

Volunteer Revenue Tax Assistance will be offered Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays Feb. 1 through April 14 at the H. Odell Months Activities Heart, 1700 Whiskey Road, by appointment only. Those people in require of assist with tax planning and e-submitting of federal and state returns. Those wishing to use the VITA company ought to select up an facts packet, comprehensive the sorts in the packet and call to make an appointment once all kinds are concluded. Appointments are out there between the several hours of 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Taxpayers will have to have a cellphone, and will be identified as by someone to perform on their return.

Priority ticket product sales for the 2021 Joye in Aiken Competition ticket income open up to the general public Monday, Feb. 1. For a checklist of gatherings and ticket price ranges, check out

FEB. 6

gospel singing will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, at the Midland Gospel Singing Centre, 705 Martin Smith Highway, Gilbert. For good Adjusted and the Bledsoes will complete. Admission is absolutely free. Social distancing will be noticed. A really like featuring will be approved. For additional facts, go to

An Ice Cream for Breakfast celebration will be held from 8:30 to 10:45 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, at Flanigan’s Ice Cream Parlor, 221 Barnwell Ave. N.W. For far more data, come across Flanigan’s on Facebook.

FEB. 9

Trey McLaughlin and the Appears of Zamar will accomplish at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at the USC Aiken Etherredge Centre, 471 University Parkway. Tickets are $25-$50 and can be bought on the web at or by contacting the box office at 803-641-3305. The efficiency is component of the 2020-2021 Cultural Collection.

FEB. 27

The 11th Annual Black Record Jazz Live performance will be held from 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27, at the Lessie B. Cost Aiken Senior and Youth Center, 841 Edgefield Ave. N.W. Tables of 6 are $54, $60 and $72. Preston & Weston will carry out. Tables can be ordered at the Smith-Hazel Recreation Centre, 400 Kershaw St. N.E. For more information, contact 803-642-7634.


The Anderson & Roe Piano Duo will execute at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, March 7, at the USC Aiken Etherredge Middle, 471 University Parkway, as part of the 2021 Joye in Aiken Festival. Typical admission tickets are $50 for every particular person. For extra info or to purchase tickets, visit or get in touch with the Etherredge Centre box place of work at 803-641-3305.


“Dar He: The Tale of Emmett Until,” penned by and starring Mike Wiley will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 18, at the USC Aiken Etherredge Centre, 471 College Parkway. Tickets are $25-$50 and can be acquired online at or by contacting the box place of work at 803-641-3305. The general performance is component of the 2020-2021 Cultural Sequence, and has been designed attainable thanks to a partnership with the Middle for African American Historical past, Art and Society.


The Parker Quartet will accomplish on Tuesday, March 25, at 1st Presbyterian Church, 224 Banwell Ave., as part of the 2021 Joye in Aiken Pageant. Admission is free of charge on a first occur, initially served basis. Doorways open up at 11:30 a.m. For more data, pay a visit to This general performance is sponsored by Susan H. Adkins in memory of Dr. Carl R. Adkins.