Empty Bowl event
The fifth annual Empty Bowl fundraiser for Golden Harvest Food Bank will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 5 at the Augusta Jewish Community Center, 898 Weinberger Way, Evans, near Riverside Middle School. Tickets cost $15, or $5 for children, and include a buffet from local restaurants and caterers, and pottery from local students and professional artists will be available. A silent auction also will be held. For information, call Laurie Harmon, 736-1199, ext. 208, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The first Oliver Hardy Festival meeting for 2006 will be held at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 23 in the community room of the Laurel and Hardy Museum in Harlem. Those interested in volunteering or serving on a committee for the 18th annual festival are asked to attend. For information, call 556-0401.
The National Federation of Independent Business' Young Entrepreneur Foundation is accepting applications for its fourth annual scholarship program for high-school seniors, the NFIB Young Entrepreneur Awards. Current high-school seniors may download the PDF application today, or apply online through the scholarship program administrator's Web site. The deadline is March 15. For more information, go to www.nfib.com/yef.
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