Saturday is the deadline for entries in the Golden Harvest Food Bank Empty Bowl fundraiser T-shirt design contest for middle and high school pupils. For information, call Debbie Katcoff at (706) 868-4030.
The Army Corps of Engineers is accepting Christmas trees for recycling at Riverside Middle School on Furys Ferry Road in Evans through Tuesday. For information, call (800) 533-3478.
The Columbia County Democratic Committee will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at the Government Complex Auditorium on Ronald Reagan Drive, in Evans. For information, call chairwoman Gwendolyn Freeman at (706) 836-3657.
Musical Theater Workshops is holding registration for their upcoming season for actors ages 5 years through high school. For information, call (706) 231-1759, or go to www. childrensensemble.com.
Mother's Day Out
Bible Cathedral, at 1116 Furys Ferry Road, will begin a mother's day out program starting Monday. For information, call Cynthia Turner at (706) 863-7090.
Church of the Holy Comforter will hold a community open house from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday at its new parish hall at 473 Furys Ferry Road. For information, call (706) 210-1133.
Trinity Hospice will hold orientation and training for volunteers starting Thursday, with all sessions held at Trinity's Daniel Village office. Reservations are required by calling Ronnie Merry at (706) 729-6328, or by e-mailing email@example.com.
An investigator from the state insurance commissioner's office will be available from 12:30-2 p.m. Friday at the Columbia County Government Complex Building A for assistance with insurance issues. Call (706) 868-3420.
CSRA Writers will meet at 5:30 p.m. Jan. 12 in Meeting Room A at the Columbia County Library. Writers needing a support group are invited to attend and bring eight copies of a manuscript to be critiqued. Call Steve Fox at (706) 836-7315.
The Columbia County Extension Service will hold a training opportunity for the green industry, with a session on diseases of turfgrass from 9-11:30 a.m. Jan. 12. Register by calling (706) 868-3413.
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