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Car wash

The Harlem High Drama cast and crew of Bye Bye Birdie will hold a carwash fundraiser for cystic fibrosis 3-6 p.m. April 13 at O’Reilly Auto Parts, 5125 Wrightsboro Road, Grovetown.

Volunteens

Applications are being accepted through April 15 for the six-week summer Volunteen program at Georgia Health Sciences University and Health System. Applicants must be 15-18 years old. For information, call (706) 721-3596, or go to www.georgiahealth/volunteer.

Benefit dinner

The Columbia County Foundation for Children will hold its Spring Fling Benefit Dinner 4-7 p.m. April 19 at Wesley United Methodist Church, 825 N. Belair Road, Evans, catered by French Market Grille West. Tickets cost $8 for one plate, $15 for two, with dine-in or takeout available. All proceeds support the Barbara C. Beazley Memorial Scholarship Fund. Order tickets by April 16 at ccfoundationforchildren @gmail.com. Go to www.ccfchildren.com.

Yard sale

The Evans chapter of Moms Club International will hold a yard sale with items from its 100 members from 7-10 a.m. April 14 at 896 Windmill Lane, in the Windmill subdivision in Evans. For more information, email evans_moms@yahoo.com.

Appling Opry

The Palmetto Pickers will perform at 7 p.m. April 14 at the Appling Opry, 5701 Whiteoak Road at Ray Owens Road. Admission is free, with an offering taken and jam session to follow. For information, go to www.reverbnation.com/venue/applingopry.

Bike ride

The Southeastern Firefighters Burn Foundation Ninth annual Best Dam Bicycle Ride will begin with registration at 7:15 a.m. April 15 at Strom Thurmond Dam, with multiple road and mountain bike rides. Cost is $35 per rider, with children under 12 free when accompanied by an adult. For information, go to Chain Reaction Bicyles in Martinez, or www.active.com and search for “9th Annual Best Dam Ride 2012.”

Writers meet

CSRA Writers will meet at 6:30 p.m. April 16 at Georgia Military College, 115 Davis Road, Martinez. For information, call (706) 836-7315.

Holocaust

Holocaust survivor Norbert Friedman will be the speaker for the Holocaust Memorial Observance at 6:45 p.m. April 18 at the Augusta Jewish Community Center, 898 Weinberger Way, off Furys Ferry Road, Evans. Admission is free, and participants are asked to wear white shirts. For information, call (706) 228-3636.

Luncheon

Author and sexual assault survivor Jenny Lynn Anderson will the speaker for the Bread of Life luncheon, 11:45 a.m. April 18 at the fellowship hall of First Baptist Church of Augusta, 3500 Walton Way. Cost is $7 per person, with reservations due by April 16 by calling (706) 733-2236 or emailing sjones@fbcaugusta.org.

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