Virtual Talk with Children’s Rights Scholar and Author Warren Binford

Dr. Rebecca Harper, a professor from the School of Education at Augusta University, has organized a virtual talk on Monday, April 11, 2022, 7 pm EDT with Professor Warren Binford, a children’s rights scholar and advocate.

Registration is required. This link allows registration to several different upcoming events. They are all free.

She will talk about the bilingual (English and Spanish) book whose proceeds benefit Project Amplify

Tennis in the Augusta Area

Where can you play or learn how to play tennis in the Central Savannah River Area? This is a non-exhaustive list.

The Central Savannah River Area Tennis Association maintains its own list, so check there first.

Here’s a list of the newest and best-maintained public facilities in the area:

There are several other public parks with tennis courts in the area, although they are not always as well maintained as the ones listed previously.

State and Local Politics JeoPARODY, Wed, Sep 15, 1:30 PM

State and Local Politics JeoPARODY

Room 116 Conference Center
Business and Education Building
University of South Carolina-Aiken
471 University Parkway
Aiken, SC 29801

Use Parking Lot C or Parking Lot D.

Wednesday, September 15, 2021, 1:30 pm -2:40 pm
Host-Susie O’Connor
Scorekeeper/ Referee/Co-Host-Robert Amerson 

Welcoming Disc Golf, Thu, Sept 16, 5:30 PM

Pendleton King Park, 1600 Troupe St, Augusta, Thursday, Sep 16, 5:30 pm -7:30 pm

Welcoming Augusta invites you to meet your neighbors and enjoy the sport of disc golf. Volunteers from the Augusta Disc Golf Association will introduce this sport and teach its basics.

Wear tennis shoes & bring hydration!

Meet at the practice basket, which is in an island in the main parking lot. When entering from Troupe St, pass the dog park and park at the next parking lot. If you reach the tennis courts, you’ve gone too far.

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Welcoming Week 2021 Kickoff Party

Bring your entire family (and your neighbors) to the Welcoming Week Augusta 2021 Kickoff Party, Sunday, September 12, from 2 pm – 4 pm, at Hickman Park, 965 Hickman Rd, Augusta (Behind Partridge Inn, near Richmond Academy). The event is co-sponsored by Imagination Station of Augusta.

  • Live Music & Dance
  • Crafts and games
  • Outreach booths of community and youth activity organizations
  • Tours of Imagination Station, the on-site children’s museum and activity center
  • Food from local vendors
  • Playground
  • Hands-on tennis instruction for children
  • Calligraphy
  • … and more!

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And, if you want to participate as a performer or help in the planning, please send us a message.

The national theme for all Welcoming Week events is Belonging Begins with Us. To learn more about Welcoming Week and find events in other cities and events taking place online, visit