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A new series of free movie matinees for children begins Wednesday/PAGE 3
The final group of 2012 Columbia County graduates crosses the stage as Augusta Prep holds commencement.
Shepeard Com-munity Blood Center is holding blood drives June 20, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Georgia Bank and Trust, 4487 Columbia Road; June 22, 1-5 p.m., Augusta First Bank, 4208 Washington Road; and June 30, 2-6 p.m., at the Grovetown Walmart. For information, go to www.
The Garden City Chorus is recruiting male singers for a show in September. Rehearsals are held each Tuesday at the Church of Christ, 600 W. Martintown Road, North Augusta. Call (803) 279-4198.
United Way of the CSRA has VISTA associate positions available for youths ages 18-24 to work June 1 through Aug. 5. Call Joan Stoddard at (706)
Today is the deadline for performers to sign up for the annual Hattie Mae Marshall Scholarship Fund Talent Show, to be held at 5 p.m. June 30 at the Greenbrier High School Auditorium. Participation for performers is free. Tickets to the event cost $6, with all proceeds benefiting the scholarship fund. For information, call Rebecca Edwards at (678) 480-7149.
The Clarks Hill Beekeepers Association will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at Walden Pond, 6343 Yelton Road, Appling. For information, call (706) 541-2152.
• Gospel Water Branch Baptist Church, 703 Furys Ferry Road, Evans, will hold vacation Bible school from 6-8 p.m. Monday-Friday. For information, call (706) 860-7091 or go to www.gospelwater.org.
• Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 402 Aumond Road, Augusta, will hold a summer event for children 3 years old to fifth grade from 5:30-8:30 p.m. June 10-14. For information, call (706) 733-6076.
• Sharon Baptist Church, 6262 Cobbham Road, in Appling, will hold vacation Bible school 7-9 p.m. June 11-15 for grades four through 12. For information, call Jean Kelly at (706) 541-1532.