4 events worth checking out in Columbus this week

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There's a little something for everyone coming up on the events calendar this week. From a back-to-school barbecue to outdoor yoga, here's a roundup of options to help you get off the couch and out into the world.

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Police Applicant Study Skills (P.A.S.S.) Session

From the event description:

The Columbus Police Recruiting Unit is offering a free Police Applicant Study Skills session. P.A.S.S is designed to assist candidates who are preparing to take the Civil Service Entry Level Police Officer Examination.

When: Saturday, Aug. 17, 10-11:30 a.m.
Where: James G. Jackson Training Academy, 1000 N. Hague Ave.
Admission: Free
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Back-to-School BBQ

From the event description:

Come join us for a back-to-school celebration. There will be school supplies, clothing, food and more. A drawing will be held for two lucky people to win a $50 Walmart Gift card.

When: Saturday, Aug. 17, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Where: Nelson Park, 430 N. Nelson Road
Admission: Free
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Nascar Aloe and QPVT Concert

From the event description:

Mellifera Records presents hip-hop musicians Nascar Aloe and QPVT in concert on Saturday night.

When: Saturday, Aug. 17, 7-11:30 p.m.
Where: The Mellifera Warehouse, 2006 Zettler Road
Admission: $15
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Yoga on the Plaza

From the event description:

You’re invited to join us for free outdoor yoga this summer. The Arena District Athletic Club is leading the 50-minute all-levels class.

When: Sunday, Aug. 18, 12-12:50 p.m.
Where: Battelle Plaza, 200 W. Nationwide Blvd.
Admission: Free
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