Trees hauled away
The Evans Boy Scout Troop will haul off and recycle Christmas trees in the Martinez-Evans area Saturday for a $10 donation. To schedule a pickup, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Columbia County's Community Events Department has free calendars available at the Community Events office, at Recreation Department offices, at county libraries and at The Columbia County News-Times offices.
Formally Yours, a high school students program to collect prom gowns for teens in need, is seeking donations of prom dresses. Donations may be taken to any Tudor's Cleaners or to Coach Dave's Barber Shop in Harlem. Donated dresses will be available for girls to choose from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 6 at Crossbridge Baptist Church. E-mail email@example.com.
The Augusta South Rotary Club is seeking student applicants for an expenses-paid study trip to Norway next summer. Call Pam Lightsey at (706) 729-2484, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
A concert and silent auction to benefit Augusta's Miller Theater will be at 8 p.m. Saturday at West Acres Baptist Church in Evans. Tickets cost $8. Call (706) 832-2360.
The Augusta Alzheimer's Association will hold a free educational lunch program from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the MCG Alumni Center at 919 15th Street. Reservations are due by noon Monday by calling (706) 731-9060.
The Augusta Jewish Federation's 2010 campaign will hold a dessert reception featuring Sidney Friedman at 7 p.m. Jan. 16 at the Augusta Jewish Community Center, off Furys Ferry Road in Evans. Cost is a $10 suggested donation. Reservations are due by Monday by calling (706) 228-3636, or e-mailing email@example.com.
The Jordan River Foundation will hold a 5K run for adults and a mini-run for ages 13 and younger Jan. 23 at the Lakeside High School track. Entries received by Monday will receive a T-shirt. Cost is $20. Call Amala Sarvepalli at (706) 877-0136, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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