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Jurassic World Arts Camp

Posted: June 14, 2016 - 11:01pm
File/Staff  INDEPENDENCE DAY EVENTS  Fourth of July Barbecue 10 a.m.-4 p.m. July 4, Liberty Park Community Center, 1040 Newmantown Road;  free barbecue, vendors, kids fun zone, raffle; (706) 860-7691 or jwheatley@cityofgrovetown.com    Independence Day Celebration: 5-11 p.m. June 30; Barton Field, Fort Gordon; free; carnival, vendors, and so much more;  country artist Cole Swindell perform and the night will end with a firework extravaganza; (706) 791-4300, fortgordon.com/event/independence-day-celebration    Boom in the Park: 2 p.m. July 4; Evans Towne Center Park, 7016 Evans Town Center Blvd.; free; music by Led Zepplin tribute band Black Dog; fireworks at dusk; giant ferris wheel and other rides; boominthepark.com    God Bless The USA: 7 p.m. June 24, St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church, 4921 Columbia Road; free; Presented by the Columbia County Orchestra and Powell Baptist Church Choir; free admission, voluntary donations accepted. For more information, visit columbiacco.org.    File/Staff
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File/Staff INDEPENDENCE DAY EVENTS Fourth of July Barbecue 10 a.m.-4 p.m. July 4, Liberty Park Community Center, 1040 Newmantown Road; free barbecue, vendors, kids fun zone, raffle; (706) 860-7691 or jwheatley@cityofgrovetown.com Independence Day Celebration: 5-11 p.m. June 30; Barton Field, Fort Gordon; free; carnival, vendors, and so much more; country artist Cole Swindell perform and the night will end with a firework extravaganza; (706) 791-4300, fortgordon.com/event/independence-day-celebration Boom in the Park: 2 p.m. July 4; Evans Towne Center Park, 7016 Evans Town Center Blvd.; free; music by Led Zepplin tribute band Black Dog; fireworks at dusk; giant ferris wheel and other rides; boominthepark.com God Bless The USA: 7 p.m. June 24, St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church, 4921 Columbia Road; free; Presented by the Columbia County Orchestra and Powell Baptist Church Choir; free admission, voluntary donations accepted. For more information, visit columbiacco.org.

Jurassic World
Arts Camp

Jurassic World Summer Arts Camp, 10 a.m.-noon June 14-16, Church of Our Savior, 4227 Columbia Road; $85; for ages 6-10; limited scholarships available to qualifying students; artistsguildcc.org

Motocross

West Acres Presents Moto X, 7 p.m., June 15, Evans Towne Center Park, 7016 Evans Town Center Blvd.; free; Vacation Bible School wrap up; motocross show, vendors; featuring Cowboy Kenny Bartram; open to the public; westacres.org

Candlelight, wine

Candlelight and Wine Concert Series, 7:30 p.m. June 18, Columbia County Amphitheater, 7022 Evans Town Center Blvd.; bring seating and picnic; enjoy jazz, soul, R&B, spoken word, rock, funk and gospel music and art; (762) 233-5299

Saturday Chef

Saturday Chef: Week Night Dinners, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. June 18, Helms College, 3145 Washington Road; $75; solutions to preparing items ahead of schedule; register at helmscontinuingeducation.com or call (706) 651-9707

Elections

Columbia County Democratic Party District Committee Elections, 6:30 p.m. June 20, Evans Government Center Building A, 630 Ronald Reagan Dr.; candidates must be registered to vote in Columbia County and must reside in the District where they wish to run or vote; if residence is different from that on voter registration card, be prepared to present proof of residence

Arts camp

Artists’ Guild of Columbia County Drawing and Painting Summer Arts Camp, 1 p.m. June 21-23, Church of Our Savior, 4227 Columbia Road; $75 plus $10 supply fee; for teens-13-17; check the web site for new listings dates and registration; limited scholarships available to qualifying students, camps may be repeated in July if enough interest; www.artistsguildcc.org

Ramadan

Enjoy a Taste of Ramadan, 8 p.m. June 22, Islamic Community Center of Augusta, 465 Old Evans Road; free; join members of the Muslim community for Iftar (breaking f the fast); event includes a short talk on Ramadan and its importance to Muslims; snacks and refreshments; a full meal will be served following prayers; to RSVP or for more information, email admin@isaugusta.com with the subject line Taste of Ramadan; isaugusta.com

Community Rock concert

Classic Rock Meets Classic South, 6 p.m. June 23, Evans Towne Center Park, 7016 Evans Town Center Blvd.; $25, $80 VIP; Little River Band with Atlanta Rhythm Section and FireFall; part of the Columbia County Community Concert Series; gates open at 5 p.m. with the concert following at 6 p.m.; tickets on sale now; classicrockclassicsouth.com

Civil War meeting group

Civil War Roundtable meeting, 6 p.m. June 20, Snelling Center, 3165 Washington Road; $12 for dinner; dues are $25 per year; speaker is Kittrell Rushing, professor of political science at University of Tennessee Chattanooga and editor of Reminiscences of an Old Georgia Lawyer and Journal of a Georgia Woman; (706) 736-2909, gfy@gwenfulcheryoung.com

Dating violence

Teen Dating Workshop, 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. June 22, Thomson Depot, 111 Railroad St.; workshop for teens ages 13-19 and parents; (706) 736-2499, safehomesdv.org

Adaptive water skiing event

Adaptive Water Skiing Event, 10 a.m. June 25, Pointes West Army Resort, 6703 Washington Road; free for children and adults with physical and/or cognitive disabilities; lunch provided; register or volunteer at cmfa.us; (706) 364-2422 or email info@cmfa.us

Fourth of July celebration

Fourth of July Barbecue, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. July 4, Liberty Park Community Center, 1040 Newmantown Road; free barbecue, vendors, kids fun zone, raffle; (706) 860-7691 or jwheatley@cityofgrovetown.com

Elvis concert

Ultimate Elvis Concert Featuring David Lee, 8 p.m. July 16, Jabez S. Sanford Performing Arts Center, 7022 Evans Town Center Blvd.; $20; davidleerocks.com

Eyeglass help

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

Columbia County Cares Food pantry

9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 1959 Appling Harlem
Highway, Appling; Columbia County Cares Food Pantry; (706) 541-2834

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

National gold prospectors

Gold Prospectors Association of America meets 7-9 p.m. second Thursdays, Dayspring Baptist Church, 4220 Belair Frontage Road; (706) 496-4611

Hospital classes

Classes; Doctors Hospital; (706) 651-2450, doctors-hospital.net

Female veterans

11 a.m. first Saturdays; The Women’s Veterans Club; $24 per year; April Starks (706) 868-5601

Writers group

6:30 p.m. third Mondays, Georgia Military College, 115 Davis Road; CSRA Writers Group; free, bring eight copies of up to 10 pages of work (double-spaced); (706) 836-7315

Wine tastings

4:30-6:30 p.m. Fridays, 1-6 p.m. Saturdays, Vineyard Wine Market, 4414 Evans to Locks Road, Evans; (706) 922-9463, vine11.com

Live wrestling

First Saturday every month; doors open 7:30 p.m., bell time 8 p.m., Patriots Park Gymnasium, 5445 Columbia Road, Grovetown; $10 front row, $7 general admission, 5 and younger free; flatlineprowrestling.com

For more events, visits events.augusta.com.

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