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Community announcements for Dec. 3
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Pottery night
All cancer survivors are invited to a night of fun at 6 p.m. Monday at Midnight Star Pottery in Richmond Hill.
Each survivor will have the opportunity to paint Christmas ornaments of their choice, while enjoying refreshments. Survivors are encouraged to bring a caregiver with them for a night out.
For more information or to RSVP, please call Amber Jones at 604-3371 or Christy Crowley at 659-4686, or visit

Hospital donations
Help bring a little holiday cheer to patients at Georgia Regional Hospital in Savannah by donating personal care items, new clothing and miscellaneous gifts as part of the 2011 Mayors’ Christmas Motorcade.
In Pembroke, items can be dropped off at City Hall until 5 p.m. Monday, and in Richmond Hill, items can be left at City Hall or the police station until 5 p.m. Tuesday. Cash donations can be made at City Hall in Pembroke and at the Planning and Zoning Office in Richmond Hill.
For more information, visit, or call 653-4417 in Pembroke or 756-3345 in Richmond Hill.

Board meeting
The Bryan County Board of Health will meet at 10 a.m. Tuesday in the Bryan County Health Department conference room in Pembroke.

Family night
G.W. Carver Elementary School will hold its first Family Night with 32 Degrees Frozen Yogurt from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday.
32 Degrees will donate 20 percent of the sales, including the sale of gift cards, during the two four-hour events to Carver. Fourth-grade Family Night is set for 4-8 p.m. Tuesday, and fifth-grade Family Night is set for 4-8 p.m. Thursday.
For more information, call 659-9785.

Business seminar
The Georgia Southern University Small Business Development Center will host a “Growing Your Business with Google” seminar from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday in Statesboro.
A certified trainer will demonstrate how Google tools can help businesses reach more customers, understand what customers are searching for and operate marketing plans more efficiently.
Complimentary registration, a $49 value, is being sponsored by the GSU College of Business Administration.
For more information or to register, visit

Grand opening
Lovin’ Spoons Frozen Yogurt in Richmond Hill will hold grand opening events next weekend:
- Friday: From 4-7 p.m.10 percent of all proceeds will benefit the Capt. Matthew Freeman Project: Pens and Paper for Peace; from 9-11 p.m. free yogurt will be served.
- Dec. 10: First 10 customers get a free T-shirt and visor; free balloons all day; from 1-6 p.m., the “Pink Heals” fire truck will be on site; and from 9-11 p.m. is $5 all-you-can-eat yogurt.
- Dec. 11: First 10 customers get a free T-shirt and visor; from 2-5 p.m. is face painting and 50 percent off frozen yogurt; at 9 p.m. is a drawing for an iPod.

Christmas concert
The Richmond Hill High School Marching Band, with special guests the Richmond Hill Middle School Wildcat Winds, will perform a formal Christmas concert at 7 p.m. Friday at the pavilion in J.F. Gregory Park.
Attendees should bring their own chairs or blankets.

Post party
American Legion Post 164 and the Ladies Auxiliary will hold a Christmas party at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Post Home on Hwy. 280 west in Pembroke. 
All active-duty members and their families who reside in Pembroke, Brooklet, Groveland or Ellabell are invited to attend. All members are asked to bring a covered dish, desert, etc. Meats, tea, coffee and bread will be provided by the post.
Guests should RSVP by calling B.J. Clark at 653-4958, Ernie Mitchell at 653-7970 or Joe Lewis (912) 842-9418.

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