Civil War re-enactment, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Augusta

The Viles Arboretum will host a Civil War re-enactment. The events start Saturday and continue until July 28. Each day will present Confederate and Union encampment life, with demonstrations from bread baking to musket firing. Historians in period clothing will answer questions. Learn more at or call 626-7989.


Nighttime Paddle, 7 p.m. in Holden

Join the folks at Fields Pond Audubon Center for a float along the lake shore. The cost is $5 to rent a canoe, paddle and life jacket. Call 989-2591 to register.

Butterfly Walk, 1 p.m. July 4 in Holden

Help count butterflies for the North American Butterfly Count, which supplies data about declines or increases of butterfly populations. Anyone interested in counting and identifying butterflies around Fields Pond Audubon Center should contact Pat Snyder at 567-3137 or [email protected] The cost is $3 for adults; free for children. For information, call 989-2591.

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