The American Legion Post 92 Ladies Auxiliary will hold a potluck dinner at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the post, on Legion Drive off Owens Road. For information, call (706) 863-5259.
The Lakeside High School Battle of the Bands, which will be held at 7 p.m. March 8, is seeking contestants. At least one member of each band must be a Columbia County student. Application fee is $25, and the contest is limited to six bands.
For information, contact Don Clauson at email@example.com or (706) 868-5020, or Annette Shipp at firstname.lastname@example.org or (706) 860-4760.
A free forum on buying a home will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday at 806 Landing Drive, in Grovetown. Seating is limited.
For reservations or information, call (706) 868-0604.
The Music Evolution concert series at the Columbia County Amphitheater in Evans begins 5 p.m. March 16 with performances by American Idol runner-up Bo Bice, along with Crossin' Dixon and Patrick Blanchard.
Tickets cost $15 in advance or $20 at the gate, and are available at Merle Norman Studios, Wild Wing Cafe, Columbia County Government Center Building B, or at etix.com at (800) 514-3849.
For information, go to www.forthefansentertainment.com.
Stevens Creek Elementary School is selling raffle tickets for $100 each for a chance to win $5,000 and other prizes. Only 300 tickets will be sold, and all proceeds will be used for school improvement initiatives. To purchase a ticket, call Kerry Gomez at (706) 854-7665. For information on the raffle, go to www.ccboe.net/stc/home.html.
Humane Society fund-raiser set
Evans High School senior Matt Watson is organizing a fund-raiser to benefit the Columbia County Humane Society from 7-11 p.m. Friday at Augusta's Elks Lodge.
Tickets cost $8 in advance or $10 at the door, and include food, beverages and entertainment by Ballroom in Motion.
The county is hoping to create a cleaner environment by stepping up an anti-littering campaign.
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