(AUGUSTA, GA) COMMUNITY HEADLINES, JAN 27, 2014

(AUGUSTA, GA) – Georgia Regents University President Ricardo Azziz will present the “State of the Georgia Regents University and Health System Enterprise” on Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, at noon in the Maxwell Theatre on the GRU Summerville Campus. http://www.gru.edu/

(AUGUSTA, GA)- TEDx TelfairStreet, Augusta’s first ever TEDx event, is almost here. In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a local, self-organized event that brings people together to share a TED-like experience. TEDx TelfairStreet will be held Friday, January 31st 2014 from 9:30 a.m.- 4 p.m. at the Augusta Main Library, 823 Telfair Street, downtown Augusta. http://tedxtelfairstreet.com/

(AUGUSTA, GA) – Paine College’s application packet for Scholarships, Honors, and Awards is now available. The deadline for submitting the application electronically is midnight, January 31, 2014. www.paine.edu/academics/scholarships.aspx

(AUGUSTA, GA) – It’s Artrageous! Family Sunday: On February 2 at 2:00 p.m., the Morris Museum of Art presents Drums-a-Go-Go. Join in one big drum circle just for kids led by percussionist extraordinaire Not Gaddy. Afterwards, create musically inspired art. FREE. http://www.themorris.org

(AUGUSTA, GA) – The Lucy Craft Laney Museum will hold its Eighth Annual Lucy Craft Laney Heritage Gala on Saturday, February 1, 2014 from 6:00- 10:00 pm at the Augusta Marriott, Two Tenth Street. Deadline for ticket purchases is Jan. 21. See www.lucycraftlaneymuseum.com/gala.htm for details.

(AUGUSTA, GA) – Attention anyone with an older or historic home or building! The public is invited to attend Historic Augusta’s House Fair on Saturday, February 8, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. This one-stop opportunity to meet and learn from preservation experts and service providers will take place at Historic Augusta Headquarters, 415 Seventh Street, Augusta. For more information or to purchase tickets, contact Historic Augusta at 706-724-0436 or visit www.historicaugusta.org.

(AUGUSTA, GA) – The Greater Augusta Arts Council’s Wet Paint Party and Sale gives member artists an opportunity to sell their work in a party setting with an audience of over 400 people. Last year, over $8000 went straight into artists’ pockets after the Wet Paint Party and Sale. Saturday, February 8, 2014, 7:00 p.m. at the Julian Smith Casino, 2200 Broad Street, Augusta. http://augustaarts.com

(AUGUSTA, GA) – An African-American Doll Exhibition Honoring Drs. Kenneth and Mamie Clark is open now through February 2014 on the third floor of the Augusta-Richmond County Library, 823 Telfair Street. Library hours: Monday – Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.; Friday – Saturday 9:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; Sunday 2:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. FREE Admission. www.lucycraftlaneymuseum.com

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