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Community announcements for April 30
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Local pastors from around South Bryan County will hold two prayer services Thursday in honor of National Day of Prayer.
The first is at noon at Richmond Hill City Hall, 40 Richard Davis Drive. The second is at 6 p.m. at the County Administrative Complex, 66 Capt. Matthew Freeman Drive.

Future Wildcat Night

Future Wildcat Night, Richmond Hill Middle School’s annual fifth-grade orientation, will be from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at RHMS, 503 Warren Hill Road. Participants will tour the school, meet coaches and club sponsors and hear important information from teachers.

Church yard sale

Faith Harvest Sanctuary will host a community yard sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the church.
Those interested in renting space to hold their own sale may do so for $20 and must provide their own tables. All vendors are welcome. There will also be a car wash hosted by the student ministry, as well as a hot dog sale, bake sale and Boston butt sale.
For more information or to rent space, call 912-659-0509. If you need more info or would like to rent a space, please call Debbie Hewitt at 912-659-0509.

Gridiron Yard Sale

The inaugural Gridiron Yard Sale will be from 7 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday in the Richmond Hill High School parking lot.
Items planned to be for sale include furniture, home goods, clothes, baby items and sporting goods. Multi-family and multi-sport rental space is available.
Proceeds will benefit the Richmond Hill Wildcat football team.
For more information, call 667-1119.

Rabies clinic

A rabies clinic will be held from 8 a.m.-noon Saturday in the Lanier Primary School parking lot in North Bryan County.
The cost is $10 per vaccination. A limited number of parvo and distemper vaccinations will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis for $18 each. Georgia law requires cats and dogs to receive a rabies vaccination yearly.
For more information, call 912-653-2231.

GOP barbecue
The Bryan County Republican Party club will hold a barbecue meeting and voter registration drive at 7 p.m. Monday at Buddy Polk’s pond house, 1000 IG Lanier Road in Pembroke.
Those who are not registered to vote will be assisted in registering. All attendees will be encouraged to join the local Republican Party.  Several candidates for the various offices in the November election will be in attendance along with several local office holders.  
For more information, call B.J. Clark at 653-4958.

Museum committee

The Black Creek School Museum Committee will host a spring meeting open to the public from 7-8 p.m. May 8 at the Bryan County Board of Education main office, 8810 Highway 280 in Black Creek.
There will be a short meeting to update the public on the committee’s accomplishments of the last year, and then guests may browse the Museum Room to view artifacts, documents and photos that are displayed of past years at Black Creek Elementary and all schools in Bryan County.

Garden club

The Richmond Hill Garden Club will meet at 10 a.m. May 14 at the John W. Stevens Wetlands Education Center in J.F. Gregory Park.
The speakers will be Paula Bashlor and Cynthia Turner from Savannah’s Secret Gardens. They will demonstrate how to create free-standing water features for porches, patios and yards. The public is invited.

Onion sale

The American Legion Post of Pembroke is holding its annual Vidalia jumbo onion sale now through mid-May.  
The 10-pound bags are $8 and the 25-pound bags are $15. Delivery will be available mid- to late-May.  
The proceeds from the sale aid local veterans and the Boy Scout and Girl Scout Brownie troops that use the post for their meetings at no charge.  
To place an order, see any Legion member or call B.J. Clark at 653-4958or Ernie Mitchell at 653-7970.

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