Columbia County Adopt-a-Stream will hold a chemistry certification workshop for new volunteers at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Reed Creek Park Interpretive Center, at the end of Park Lane off Furys Ferry Road. For information, call (706) 868-0296, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Arts and crafts vendors are being sought for Columbia County's Summertime on the Canal festival, 4-11 p.m. Aug. 3 at Savannah Rapids Pavilion. For information, call (706) 312-7194.
Harlem United Methodist Church will hold vacation Bible school from 6-8:30 p.m. July 8-13 for ages 3 through rising fifth grade.
New Heights Community Church, on Columbia Road, will hold vacation Bible school from 6:30-9 p.m. July 8-13 for children ages 1 through teens.
July 4 barbecue
Christ Church Presbyterian, on Southern Pines Drive at Furys Ferry Road, in Evans, will present patriotic music and a barbecue dinner starting at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday. Veterans eat free; cost for all others is $3, with a $12 family maximum. For reservations, call (706) 210-9090.
July 4 celebration
Columbia County's 13th annual July 4th celebration at Patriots Park will open at 4 p.m. with fireworks at dark. toss. Admission is free. For information, go to www.columbiacountyga.gov or call (706) 312-7191.
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