During the month of November, the owners of Sparkle Express Car Wash, 4393 Washington Road, Evans, will donate a portion of each $9.99 car wash to the Columbia County Foundation for Children when patrons enter code 3016.
Rotary District 6920 is looking for four non-Rotarian professionals ages 25-40 to travel May 2 through June 1 to western Turkey along the Aegean Sea. Applications will be accepted until Nov. 12. Rotary International provides each team member with a round trip plane ticket and local Rotarians provide meals, lodging and travel within the host district. For information, contact Pam Lightsey at firstname.lastname@example.org or (706) 840-2087.
The official opening of the Columbia County Merchants Association Fair at the Columbia County Fairgrounds on Columbia Road will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday with a ribbon-cutting and check presentation to local charities. For information, go to www.columbiacountyfair.net.
The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program of the Senior Citizens Council of Greater Augusta will hold an informational meeting at the Harlem Senior Center at 11:30 a.m. Thursday to discuss a weatherization program and assistance with senior veterans’ pensions. For information, call (706) 868-0120.
River Ridge Elementary will hold its annual Bulldog Bop and Silent Auction 5:30-8:30 p.m. Friday with concessions, a cake walk, bingo and silent auctions of more than 80 baskets donated by businesses.
A free movie, The Seven Wonders of the Muslim World, will be shown at 7 p.m. Friday at the Islamic Center of Augusta, 3416 Middleton St., Martinez. For information, call AQ Fischer at (706) 860-7324.