Limited spaces are available for food and craft vendors for the annual FireFest, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 13, in Evans. For information, call Kathy Watkins at (706) 860-6166.
WWII vets sought
The Augusta-Richmond County Historical Society is seeking veterans of World War II for videotaped interviews as part of the veterans history project. Volunteers to conduct the interviews also are needed. Call (706) 738-8242.
The Evans High School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America will hold a drop-in accessories party from 3 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the school commons area, with fashion accessories available for purchase. Monogramming will be available. The event is a fundraiser for the club.
University Hospital will hold a community education event on prostate cancer and early detection from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Savannah Rapids Pavilion. The event is free, but reservations are required. Dinner will be served. Call (706) 828-2502.
The Columbia County Screen on the Green series at the amphitheater continues Saturday at dark, with the movie Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. Admission costs $1; concessions are available, and alcoholic beverages are not allowed. Viewers may bring picnics, blankets and chairs. For information, call (706) 312-7194.
A new mothers group will begin at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 3703 Old Petersburg Road, in Martinez. Go to www.momsmeetup.com/2411.
Reed Creek Park will hold a free preschool nature walk from 10-11 a.m. Wednesday at the park. Call (706) 210-4027.
Georgia SAFE, a nonprofit, therapeutic foster-care agency, will hold orientation for prospective foster parents from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the office, 4424 Columbia Road, Suite B, Martinez. Call Sandra Heard at (706) 210-3435.
Keep Columbia County Beautiful gets ready to hold another day for residents to recycle their unwanted electronics.
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