Today’s events for July 12
The American Nuclear Society Savannah River will meet today at Newberry Hall, 117 Newberry St. S.W. Registration begins at 6 p.m. with the presentation at 7:30 p.m. Professor Brian A. Powell, joint faculty member, Savannah River National Laboratory and Clemson University, will be the guest speaker. Reservations are required and are due by noon on Tuesday. For more information or to register, visit surveymonkey.com/r/vw7pz7t.
The Savannah River Ecology Lab will give a program on local wildlife at 2:30 p.m. today at the Nancy Bonnette Branch Library, 204 Park St. N.E., Wagener. For more information, visit abbe-lib.org.
“The Phantom Thread,” rated R, will be shown at 6 p.m. today at the Aiken County Public Library, 314 Chesterfield St. S.W. For more information, visit abbe-lib.org.
A Perler Beads craft workshop for teens will be held at 4:30 p.m. today at the Aiken County Public Library, 314 Chesterfield St. S.W. This program is open to rising sixth- through 12th-graders. For more information, visit abbe-lib.org.
A Robotics Maker Lab will be held at 2 p.m. today at the Midland Valley Branch Library, 9 Hillside Road, Langley. Students can explore simple coding and race robots. For more information, visit abbe-lib.org.
Single, Single Again will meet for dinner at 6 p.m. today at Trio’s, 222 The Alley. Reservations are due today. To make reservations, call Jeanne Shanks at 803-663-3839 or email Carla Nozilgia at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A Music Trivia event will be held from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Friday at the Aiken County Public Library, 314 Chesterfield St. S.W. Sign up as a team of five, or sign up to be put on a team. For more information or to register, call the Reference Desk at 803-642-2020 x. 1131. This program is open to those 18 and older. The registration deadline is Monday, July 9.
An “Aladdin,” sing-along will be held at 3 p.m. Friday at the Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road, North Augusta. For more information, visit abbe-lib.org.
Mended Hearts Chapter No. 294 will meet at 10 a.m. Friday in the Miller School of Nursing building on the campus of USC Aiken, 471 University Parkway. Carolyn McCory will be the guest speaker. Her topic will be various physical exercises for all ages, including Tai Chi.
“Wonderstruck,” rated PG, will be shown at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Aiken County Public Library, 314 Chesterfield St. S.W. For more information, visit abbe-lib.org.
Tom Poland, author of “South Carolina Country Roads: Of Train Depots, Filling Stations and Other Vanishing Charms,” will sign copies of his book from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Tompkins Library, 104 Courthouse Square, Edgefield. For more information, call 803-637-4010.
The City of Aiken Department of Parks and Recreation will hold a grand opening celebration for Generations Park from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. The event will feature the annual Touch-A-Truck event, live entertainment and water slides. A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be at 10 a.m. For more information, email email@example.com.
The Ridge Spring-Monetta High Class of 1988 will hold its 30th reunion Saturday.