A Columbia County Adopt-a-Stream team is being established to monitor Euchee Creek. Volunteers and observers are invited to a meeting Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Mount Olive Baptist Church on Washington Road in Evans. Write John Graham at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 868-0296.
Senior tax help
AARP Tax-Aide offers free help for senior citizens in preparing their tax returns. Walk-in consultations are available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. each Tuesday through April 12 at the Columbia County Senior Center, 5913 Euchee Creek Drive, Grovetown, and at the Gibbs Library, 325 N. Belair Road, Evans. Call Bill Kozel, 210-3048.
The Girl Scouts of the Central Savannah River Council are seeking outstanding women who made contributions in their field and to their community and who serve as a role model for girls and women. The deadline for nominations is March 25. For information, write www.girlscoutscsra.org or call 773-0505.
A conference on biblical prophecy, featuring Left Behind series co-author Tim LaHaye will be from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. March 19 at Abilene Baptist Church in Martinez. Other speakers are Gary Frazier and Ed Hindson, The cost is $20, with lunch available for $5.75. To register, go to www.abilene1774.org or call 869-1774.
Empty Bowl luncheon
The fourth annual Empty Bowl buffet luncheon will be held 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at Augusta Jewish Community Center, 898 Weinberger Way, Evans. Tickets are $15.
For information, call Golden Harvest Food Bank at 736-1199, ext. 208, or 228-3636.
A Developmental Disability Services Sunday school is available for children and adults at Grace Baptist Church, 4945 Hardy McManus Road in Evans, at 9 a.m. Sundays. For information, call the church office at 868-9729.
One of the Columbia County Sheriff's Office canines is safer, thanks to a boy's fund-raising effort.
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