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Posted: September 19, 2015 - 11:19pm  |  Updated: September 19, 2015 - 11:57pm

Civil War

Civil War Roundtable of Augusta 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 21, Snelling Center, 3165 Washington Road; Gould Hagler Jr., author of Georgia’s Confederate Monuments: In Honor of a Fallen Nation, speaking on monuments to women; supper by Edgar’s $12; open to anyone interested in the history of the American Civil War; annual dues $25 or $40 per couple; (706) 736-2909, gfy@gwenfulcheryoung.com, bit.ly/1mQbLXI

Business expo

The State of the Community Address Sept. 22, Liberty Park Gym, 1040 Newmantown Road, Grovetown; business expo and barbecue dinner 5 p.m., program 6:30 p.m.; Columbia County Board of Commissioners Chairman Ron Cross, School System Chairman Regina Buccafusco, Grovetown Mayor George James, Harlem Mayor Bobby Culpepper, Fort Gordon Garrison Commander Col. Sam Anderson, State Transportation Board Chairman Don Grantham; $25, must be purchased in advance; (706) 651-0018, columbiacountychamber.com

Demolition bids

Residential Demolition Program: Project Release for Bids; specifications for released projects to be bid on will be online each date and copies available at Augusta-Richmond County Municipal Building Procurement Department, 535 Telfair St., Suite 605 – Sept. 24, Oct. 8, 22, Nov. 5, 19, Dec. 2, 16, 30; from www.augustaga.gov/679/Procurement choose the ARCBID application to view projects

ARC 1975

Reunion Friday-Saturday, Sept. 25-26; tour the school, cocktails Sept. 25; men’s golf tournament, ladies’ luncheon Sept. 26; reunion with band Throwback, hors d’oeuvres, cash bar 7 p.m.-midnight Sept. 26, Partridge Inn; for information, itinerary or to register, visit arc75.com or ARC Class of 1975 & Friends on Facebook; Yolanda Tomlinson (706) 691-1383, ARC75@gmail.com

Lovers Lane

Augusta-Aiken Audubon field trip to Lovers Lane, meet at 8 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 26, at Popeyes, 450 Walton Way, to carpool; looking for migrating birds; beginners welcome; augustaaikenaudubon.org

Beat Feet

Beat Feet for ALS 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 26, Augusta Riverwalk, Ninth Street Fountain; fun for families, breakfast, raffle prizes; register online; all donations stay in the area, supporting the ALS clinics in Macon and Augusta; ALS Clinic at Georgia Regents Neuroscience Center, host; (706) 721-2681, walk.alsgru.com

McTier reunion

Saturday, Sept. 26, Reedy Creek Baptist Church, 1128 Reedy Creek Baptist Church Road, Stapleton, Ga., just off Georgia Highway 17 between Wrens and Thomson; registration 9:30 a.m., program 11 a.m., covered-dish luncheon noon; casual dress; Steven or Sandy McTier (478) 956-8998

Crusade

Crusade for Christ presented by El-Shaddai Worship Center International 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 26, Evans Towne Center Park, 7016 Evans Town Center Blvd., Evans; Get Your Life Back: God Has a Purpose and Plan for You … Winning Souls for Christ, theme; bring lawn chairs; praise, worship, praise dance, health expo; free; flodues77@gmail.com

Golf tournament

2015 September Swing Golf Tournament noon Saturday, Sept. 26, Gordon Lakes Golf Course, 537 Range Road, Fort Gordon; registration noon, shotgun start 1 p.m.; Marvin United Methodist Church and Mikey Foundation, sponsors; dedicated to Bill DaVitte; benefits missions and scholarships; dinner and prizes follow; (706) 833-4093, sandyleathers@knology.net, tournevents.com/september

Pirates and Princesses

Pirate and Princess Party noon-4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26, Patriots Park gym, 5445 Columbia Road, Grovetown; come in gowns, crowns, vests and bandanas; crafts, music, face painting, bouncy houses; concessions; guest appearance by Fairest of All Princess; presented by The Family Counseling Center of the CSRA; $5 children, $1 adult, ages 2 and younger free

Whine and Cheese Tasting

Whine and Cheese Wine Tasting and Preview Party for Paw-ty for the Animals 3-6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26, Vineyard Wine Market, 4414 Evans to Locks Road Suite 2, Evans; benefits local pet rescue

African Children’s Choir

African Children’s Choir 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 30, The Sanctuary, 302 Byrd Road, Evans; nonprofit humanitarian and relief organization dedicated to helping Africa’s most vulnerable children; no ticket required, open to all; free, donations accepted; africanchildrenschoir.com

Oktaberfest

Fort Gordon Oktoberfest 2015, 4-10 p.m. Oct. 1, 4-10:30 p.m. Oct. 2, 8 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. Oct. 3, noon-6 p.m. Oct. 4, Barton Field, Rice Road at Brainard Avenue, Fort Gordon; traditional food and drinks, shopping, live entertainment; fun opportunities and giveaways; use #Oktoberfest15; free; (706) 791-4300, fortgordon.com/events

BMX racing

2015 Gold Cup East finals Friday-Sunday, Oct. 2-4, Blanchard Woods Park, 4600 Blanchard Woods Drive, Evans; competition open to all ages, male and female, riders must be USA BMX members; spectators free admission

Festival

Oliver Hardy Festival Saturday, Oct. 3, Harlem; vendors 9 a.m.; parade 10 a.m.; live entertainment all day; Laurel and Hardy Museum playing movies; harlemga.org/community/events

Stamp show

GAPEX’15 Stamp Show 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 3 Augusta-Richmond County Public Library, 823 Telfair St.; Stamp exhibits, USPS substation, show cancel and commemorative Civil War cover, children’s table, stamp dealers; Greater Augusta Stamp Club, host; free; ddougwalker@yahoo.com

Pumpkin patch

Marvin Corner Pumpkin Patch Oct. 4-31 Marvin United Methodist Church, 4400 Wheeler Road; 3-7 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, 2-6 p.m. Sunday; pumpkins, mums, gourds, straw bales; (706) 863-0510, (706) 855-9786, eddboothe@yahoo.com, marvinchurch.com

ARC reunion

50-year reunion 7-11 p.m. Friday, Oct. 9, Julian Smith Casino, 2200 Broad St.; (706) 364-7830, jimpardue@wowway.com

Broadway Boys

Broadway Boys doors 6:30 p.m., show 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 15, Jabez Sanford Hardin Performing Arts Center, 7022 Evans Town Center Blvd., 30809 Evans; $43; (706) 650-5005, augustaamusements.com

Georgia-Carolina Fair

Opens 5 p.m. Monday-Friday, noon Saturday-Sunday, Oct. 16-25, Augusta Exchange Club Fairgrounds, 308 Hale St.; entertainment, exhibits, competitions, rides, food, more; (706) 722-0202, georgiacarolinastatefair.com

Western Carolina Fair

Opens 5 p.m. Monday-Friday, noon Saturday-Sunday, Oct. 22-31, Aiken Fairgrounds, 561 May Royal Drive, I-20 Exit 22, Aiken; rides, shows, food, games; (803) 648-8955, westerncarolinastatefair.com

Billy Joel tribute

Billy Joel Tribute Experience: The Stranger featuring Mike Santoro; doors 6:30 p.m., show 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 24, Jabez Sanford Hardin Performing Arts Center, 7022 Evans Town Center Blvd., 30809 Evans; $35; (706) 650-5005, augustaamusements.com

Columbia County Fair

Opens 5 p.m. Monday-Friday, noon Saturday-Sunday, Nov. 5-15, Columbia County Fairgrounds, 5462 Columbia Road, Grovetown; rides, games, food, fun; columbiacountyfair.net

Evans council

School council meeting 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 11, Evans High School media center conference room, 4550 Cox Road; (706) 863-1198, edline.net/pages/Evans_High_School

Collin Raye

An Acoustic Evening with Collin Raye doors 6:30 p.m., show 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 20, Jabez Sanford Hardin Performing Arts Center, 7022 Evans Town Center Blvd., 30809 Evans; $52; (706) 650-5005, augustaamusements.com

Christmas concert

Christmas with the Annie Moses Band doors 6:30 p.m., show 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 15, Jabez Sanford Hardin Performing Arts Center, 7022 Evans Town Center Blvd., 30809 Evans; $49; (706) 650-5005, augustaamusements.com

Live From Nashville

Live From Nashville doors 6:30 p.m., show 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 8, Jabez Sanford Hardin Performing Arts Center, 7022 Evans Town Center Blvd., 30809 Evans; $43; (706) 650-5005, augustaamusements.com

Glenn Miller Orchestra

The World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra doors 6:30 p.m., show 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 22, Jabez Sanford Hardin Performing Arts Center, 7022 Evans Town Center Blvd., 30809 Evans; $43; (706) 650-5005, augustaamusements.com

Muttville Comix

Johnny Peers and his Muttville Comix doors 6:30 p.m., show 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 12, Jabez Sanford Hardin Performing Arts Center, 7022 Evans Town Center Blvd., 30809 Evans; $29.50, ages 11 and younger $12.50; (706) 650-5005, augustaamusements.com

Evans council

School council meeting 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10, Evans High School media center conference room, 4550 Cox Road; (706) 863-1198, edline.net/pages/Evans_High_School

McCartney tribute

Band on the Run The McCartney Years doors 6:30 p.m., show 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 26, Jabez Sanford Hardin Performing Arts Center, 7022 Evans Town Center Blvd., 30809 Evans; $45; (706) 650-5005, augustaamusements.com

Country concert

Evening in the Round starring Linda Davis, Lang Scott and Bill Whyte doors 6:30 p.m., show 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 4, Jabez Sanford Hardin Performing Arts Center, 7022 Evans Town Center Blvd., 30809 Evans; $40; (706) 650-5005, augustaamusements.com

Henry Gross

Henry Gross One Hit Wanderer doors 6:30 p.m., show 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 18, Jabez Sanford Hardin Performing Arts Center, 7022 Evans Town Center Blvd., $43; (706) 650-5005, augustaamusements.com

Adam Trent

The Futurist Adam Trent doors 6:30 p.m., show 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 16, Jabez Sanford Hardin Performing Arts Center, 7022 Evans Town Center Blvd., 30809 Evans; $40; (706) 650-5005, augustaamusements.com

Evans High council

School council meeting 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 27, Evans High School media center conference room, 4550 Cox Road; (706) 863-1198, edline.net/pages/Evans_High_School

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Christian singles

6:30-10:30 p.m. Saturdays, Ballroom Dance Center, 525 Grand Slam Drive, off Evans-to-Locks Road; dance lessons 6:30-7:30 p.m., dance 7:30-10:30 p.m.; refreshments; Augusta Christian Singles; $8 members, $10 others; (762) 233-1978, christiandances.org

Eyeglass help

Financial assistance for qualifying Grovetown residents’ eyeglasses; Grovetown Lions Club Eyeglass Program, P.O. Box 248, Grovetown, GA 30813

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