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Posted: Wednesday, September 07, 2005

Marker unveiled

The Grovetown Museum, the city of Grovetown and the Georgia Historical Society will dedicate a historical marker for poet and writer Paul Hamilton Hayne at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Grovetown Museum, 106 W. Robinson Ave. For information, call 868-6338.

Gardening at lunch

The Columbia County Extension Service will hold its monthly lunch seminar from 12:10-12:45 p.m. today in the Columbia County Government Complex Auditorium in Evans. Extension agent Charles Phillips will discuss disease control in the landscape. Call 868-3413.

Church concert

Recording artist and worship leader Jami Smith will perform at 7 p.m. Thursday in conjunction with Worship Conference 2005 at In Focus Church, 562 Old Evans Road. Admission is free. For information, call 868-7788.

EHS Class of 1980 members sought

A committee planning a reunion of the Evans High School class of 1980 will meet from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday at Salsa's on Bobby Jones Expressway. Members of the class also are being sought and are invited to attend. Call Paul Ashmore at 860-6863.

Fort rodeo

The Fort Gordon Rodeo will be held from 8-10:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Barton Field. Gates open at 6 p.m. Tickets cost $12 at the gates, $10 for adults and $5 for children age 10 and under if purchased in advance off post at Domino's Pizza locations. A photo ID is required to for anyone 16 years of age or older to enter Fort Gordon. For information, call 791-6779 or visit

Artists sought

Saturday is the deadline for entries for artists to compete in Columbia County's seventh Annual Arts and Renaissance Festival and Juried Art Show to be held Oct. 14 at Savannah Rapids Pavilion. There are several art categories with a total purse of $3,200. Food and craft vendors representing the period are also being sought. For information, call 312-7415.

Town hall meeting

Columbia County school board member Mike Sleeper will hold a town hall meeting at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Greenbrier High School auditorium.


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