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An annual arts celebration features visual and performing arts and a celebrity auction.
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.
Saturday is the deadline for applications to Rotary District 6920 for four non-Rotarian professionals ages 25-40 to travel May 2 through June 1 to Western Turkey along the Aegean Sea. Rotary International provides each team member with a round trip air ticket and local Rotarians provide meals, lodging and travel within the host district. For information, contact Pam Lightsey at email@example.com or (706) 840-2087.
The Lakeside High School Band is holding its annual fruit sale through Thursday, with boxes of Indian River ruby red grapefruit, navel oranges or tangelos available for $17 each. Local orders only, with delivery in December. For information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Shepheard Blood Center is holding blood drives at the following dates and locations: today, 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church, 4921 Columbia Road; Wednesday, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Evans Government Auditorium and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Roads and Bridges in Appling; Nov. 13, 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Wesley United Methodist Church, 825 North Belair Road, Evans; and Nov. 26, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Grovetown Walmart. For information, go to www.shepeardblood.org.
GHS lax night
The Greenbrier High School girls lacrosse team will hold a fundraising night from 5 p.m. until closing Monday at Mellow Mushroom in Evans, with a portion of all receipts donated to the team.