The Children's Hospital Futures Classic golf tournament, a charitable event featuring some of the country's best female golfers, will be held at the Cross Creek Golf Club in Beltsville from July 29 to Aug. 1. Volunteers are needed in a variety of areas. Golf knowledge is helpful but not required. For more information, call Chris Osche, 301-595-8901, or visit

Greenbelt National Park has service projects available for Scouts and other groups splitting firewood or participating in cleanup projects. For more information, call Ranger Kevin P. Barry, 301-344-3944.

Joe's Movement Emporium will sponsor a Mount Rainier beautification day from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Volunteer gardeners are needed to help weed, plant, trim and mulch. Call 301-699-1819.

Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence needs office help from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays in the Bowie office. People also are needed to help coordinate efforts concerning immigrant and non-English-speaking communities. For more information, call Michelle Mueller, 301-352-4574.

The Sexual Assault Center seeks volunteers to provide services to victims of sexual assault and abuse. Candidates will help facilitate hospital intake, escort and stay with victims during exams and special procedures, and provide crisis intervention. For more information, call Cheryl Banks, 301-618-3155.

-- Compiled by BARBARA HINTON

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