AIKEN NEWCOMER'S CLUB: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Houndslake Country Club; luncheon; $12.50; reservations required; names A-K call (803) 648-0375, names L-Z (803) 641-6857

NAVY LEAGUE CHAPTER: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday; Woodside Country Club, Palmetto Room; organizational meeting and membership drive by the navy league of Aiken/Augusta, prior military service is not required for membership, cash bar and hors d oeuvres; free; reservations required;(803) 652-8105

CITIZENS FOR NUCLEAR TECHNOLOGY AWARENESS DINNER: 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 21; Aiken Municipal Center, The Alley, dinner with James Risplie, head of DOE's environment management divison; $20; reservations required by Friday; (803) 649-3456