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Community announcements for Jan. 12
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Support group
The Sarcoidosis Support Group will meet from noon to 1 p.m. today in the East Georgia Regional Hospital in Statesboro.
Learn to cope with this medical mystery and get current information from physicians, natural foods and other health care professionals. Speak with those who have coped with sarcoidosis for many years.
For more information call William Kirkland at (912) 772-8161.

History lecture

The Richmond Hill Historical Society is pleased to present author Buddy Sullivan at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Richmond Hill Museum on Ford Avenue.
Sullivan will kick off the society’s 2011 lecture series with a presentation on his new book published by the University of Georgia Press.
The historical society will host a reception with refreshments and a book signing after the lecture.
The Richmond Hill Historical Society’s meetings are free to the general public.
For more information, call 756-3697.

Dolphin workshop

The Dolphin Project is hosting a dolphin program and free training workshop from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at Armstrong Atlantic State University in Savannah.
The project in need of skippers with boats, photographers with a minimum of 300mm lenses on their cameras, team leaders and assistants to record the data.
Participants must be 18 or older, be a project member and have the needed training. Land-based volunteer opportunities are also available for all ages.
For more information, visit, or contact Peach at

Tax help

Free tax preparation will be available beginning Tuesday, courtesy of the Chatham Savannah Asset Development Coalition’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance/Earned Income Tax Credit Program.
The program is available to taxpayers earning less than $52,000 in 2010.
In Bryan County, tax preparation sites include Pembroke Public Library at 1018 Camellia Drive in Pembroke, and Richmond Hill Public Library at 9607 Ford Ave. in Richmond Hill.
For more information or other locations in surrounding counties, call (912) 447-5577 or visit

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