CURRENT volunteers' news and needs:
Golden Rule Awards, sponsored by J.C. Penney to honor volunteers in Central Maryland who best exemplify the spirit of volunteerism, have a March 16 deadline for nominations. Forms are available at J.C. Penney catalog desks or by calling (301) 298-8100. Awards will be presented April 16 at Martin's West.
Chimes Inc. has initiated an official volunteer program for assisting instructors, friendly visiting, help with leisure activities, entertaining, clerical assistance and computer data entry. Call Marlene Teitel, 486-4722.
Lady Maryland Foundation needs volunteers to assist with the on-board education program going out on the Lady Maryland or the Mildred Belle. For training information, call Molly Bolster, 685-0296.
Baltimore City Life Museums is recruiting volunteers for the Carroll Mansion; the Peale Museum and the 1840 House. Orientation for new volunteers is March 9 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Courtyard Exhibition Center. Call 396-3279 for details.
Howard County Department of Citizen Services, Office on Aging, wants seniors for its Volunteers Plus Program to be tour guides, in the Mentor program, wrap Valentines and more. Call Arleen Kvech, 313-7213.
Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Center Inc. is looking for volunteers age 21 and over who will train for its speaker's bureau or for emergency room help on call. Training is free, and a small mileage allowance is paid. Call Sandra Clapper, 377-8111.
Parents Anonymous wants group facilitators for weekly meetings with parents and adolescent groups. Training sessions from 5:30 to 9 p.m. will be held March 13, 18, 25 and 27 at Parents Anonymous state office in Baltimore. Call Mindy Amor, 728-7021.
Charity Golf Tournament, sponsored by Associated Roofing Contractors of Maryland Inc. to benefit United Way, wants participants and volunteers for its June 3 tournament at Wakefield Valley Golf Club in Westminster. Details: 931-8105.
Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute wants adult volunteers to assist patients weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Call Laura S. Stover, 955-3518 after 3 p.m.