Boys Scouts from Bryan and Liberty counties will descend upon Richmond Hill’s J.F. Gregory Park on March 10 to join with the area’s police and firefighting units to educate the public on first aid skills and emergency preparedness.
The public is encouraged to attend, especially families with boys between the ages of 6-18 years old interested in the benefits of Scouting.
For information, please call Alan Garrett at 756-3634
Pembroke Lions Club
The Pembroke Lions Club has two fund-raisers coming up.
On Saturday, Mar. 10, the club will have a bucket brigade set up under the red light to collect funds for the club’s upcoming projects.
On the 1st Saturday in April, they will observe "White Cane Day" with a bucket brigade set up under the red light. The proceeds from the donations will go toward the Lighthouse for the Blind project.
Lions Club meetings
The Pembroke Lions Club meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the Pembroke Library.
A yard sale fund-raiser will be held at the Pembroke Christian Church this Saturday, Mar. 10, from 8 a.m.-noon.
All proceeds will benefit the North Bryan Relay for Life. All are invited to come out and support this worthy cause.
The fourth annual Richmond Hill Garden Club fashion show is Wednesday, March 14 at 3 p.m. at Magnolia Manor. Tickets are $5 each. For more information call Kay Lamb at 727-3999.
The American Legion Post 164 is having a fundraiser by selling jumbo Vidalia Onions through May 1.
You can purchase a 10 lb. bag of jumbo onions for $7.50 per bag and 25 lb. bags will be sold for $15 per bag.
The onions are provided by Ray Farms of Glennville. To place orders see any member of the Post or call 653-4958 or 653-4948.
All proceeds will be used for Legion projects and to aid veterans and their families.
Post 164 meets
The American Legion, Post 164, Pembroke has its regularly stated meeting at 7:30 p.m. the second Thursday each month at the Post home on Highway 280 west in Pembroke. All veterans and current active duty members are encouraged to attend.
The American Legion Ladies Auxiliary meets at 7 p.m. the same night at the Post home.
Arts on the Coast
Arts on the Coast Association invites you to join them for informative and entertaining meetings featuring the arts with speakers and demonstrations held every other month on the third Thursday. This month, our group will meet on Thursday, March 15 at 7 p.m. at Magnolia Manor. Come and enjoy the fellowship of our local artists and hear an informative and exciting art program tailored to our coastal community.
Beulah Baptist Church will have the groundbreaking ceremony for their new church on Sunday, March 11 at 2 p.m. The Rev. Dan Bryant and the congregation would like to invite everyone to come and join them on this very special day.
GARD (Georgia Animal Rescue Defence) is holding a pet adoption this Saturday, March 10 from noon-5 p.m. at Richmond Hill Animal Hospital. Also, there are "FREE DAWGS" The group also will have a drawing for a St. Patrick's pet basket. The public is invited.
The Bryan/Evans Retired Educators Association meets the second Tuesday of the month. The next meeting is March 13 at 10:30 a.m. at Southern Image restaurant. For more information, call Esther Sexson in Richmond Hill at 727-3013 or Jean Owens in Pembroke at 653-4732.
The group’s final meeting of the year is Tuesday, April 10.
The St. Anne Knights of Columbus will have a fish fry at Holy Family Hall behind St Anne Catholic Church on March 30 from 5-7 p.m. All you can eat fried fish and trimmings. The cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children.
St. Anne’s Catholic Youth Ministry will present "The Living Stations of the Cross", Friday, March 30 at 7:30 p.m. in Holy Family Hall. This will be the groups 8th annual presentation.
The "Stations of the Cross" are a prayerful meditation commemorating the 14 stops along the journey Jesus made from Pilate’s court to Calvary and the tomb. The devotion takes place during the Friday’s of Lent. The "Living" rendition, presented by the youth group in still life, retains a solemn expression of prayer to help those in attendance be part of the experience.
This event will last approximately one hour to 90 minutes.