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Community announcements for July 21
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The city of Pembroke’s recreation department is having a summer art camp in July. Classes, designed for ages 12-adult, are from 10 a.m.-noon Mondays and Wednesdays.
Cost to attend a four-week workshop is $75 plus supplies. For more information and to register, call 912-658-5953.

Driver’s Education
Driver’s education classes are being offered in Richmond Hill through Bryan County Community Education.  Classes are monthly. The cost is $385.  For more information call 459-5116.

RHPC plans Bible school
Richmond Hill Presbyterian Church is hoving its annual vacation Bible school from 6:30-8:30 p.m. through Thursday, July 20-24. The event is free and registration or more information is available by going to or calling 912-459-PRAY.
Childcare will be available upon request.

Kicklighter reunion
The 55th annual Kicklighter Reunion will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, July 26, at Beards Creek Primitive Baptist Church in Glennville.
A potluck meal will be served from noon to 1 p.m. Attendees are asked to bring a dish to share. Plates, cups and utensils will be provided. Also asked is that attendees bring pictures, stories and family history for sharing.
The family meets to celebrate ancestors Thomas Kicheliter and family, who moved to the U.S. in 1753 from their home in Germany. There also will be a gathering at the same location at 6 p.m. Friday. Family members in the Glennville area that evening are invited to bring finger foods and attend. Chairman Bill Kicklighter can be contacted for directions or additional information at 912-237-0678 or 912-654-4772.

Vacation Bible school

New Beginnings Community Church will be having its  annual Vacation Bible School for children ages 4 to middle school from 6-8 p.m. nightly, Monday-Friday, July 21-25.
The theme for this year is “Wilderness Escape.” Free registration can be found on the website: or by calling 912-445-0196.

Lions Club plans broom sale
The Richmond Hill Lions Club will have a broom sale at Kroger, located in Richmond Hill on Ford Ave (Highway 144), from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, July 26, and possibly until 6 p.m.  
Brooms on sale include whisk, child, house, heavy duty and garage, as well as mops.  
For more information, call 912-210-3443.

Fundraiser Party

The Thornwell Home for Children 5th annual fundraising party is at 7 p.m. Saturday, July 26 at Belle Island Clubhouse, right off Belle Island Road, in Richmond Hill. The cost is $40 per person, dress is coastal casual.
Since 1875, Thornwell Home for Children in Clinton, S.C. has provided a home, hope and healing for thousands of children in Georgia, Florida and South Carolina. It is a safe-haven for children who have been abused, abandoned, and neglected. To learn more please visit  
Please call Lisa at 912-727-5949 to reserve or purchase your tickets or purchase online at

Family Promise meetings set

Family Promise of Bryan County fund-development and publicity monthly meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 29, at The Waterfront Church, 134 Thunderbird Drive in Richmond Hill.
Also, Family Promise’s monthly meeting is at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 5, at Richmond Hill United Methodist Church, 9050 Ford Ave. in Richmond Hill.
For more information, go to the group’s Facebook page.

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