The Burning of Darien Civil War Commemorative Re-enactment Festival is from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 15 at the Waterfront Park in downtown Darien.
On June 11, 1863, the city of Darien was burned by Union forces. The festival marks a 150th commemoration of that tragic event.
Re-enactors will be present for cannon firings living history demonstrations. Boat tours, with historical talks by historian Buddy Sullivan, will be available.
The festival is free, though there is a charge for boat tours.
For more information, call 912-437-4770.
Fort Morris’ Junior Ranger Camp is set for 9 a.m.-noon June 11-15.
The camp is for children ages 7-12. This year’s theme is “Feathers, Fins and Furs”. The rangers will focus on Fort Morris, Sunbury, wildlife and nature through activities, games, crafts and special guests.
Fort Morris is located 7 miles east of Interstate 95 exit 76 via Highway 84 and Islands Highway in Sunbury.
Cost is $30 per child for the week. Space is limited. Call 912-884-5999.
Vacation Bible school
Beulah Baptist Church in Pembroke will be hosting vacation Bible school from 6-8:30 p.m. June 17-21.
The theme is “Facing Fear, Trusting God,” and classes are for children in pre-K through grade 6. Supper will be provided.
For more information, call 653-2640.
Request for volunteers
Odyssey Hospice of Savannah and Statesboro is looking for giving people to help make a difference with its hospice patients. Those who enjoy playing cards, singing and talking with others, as well as those who can do light office work, are encouraged to volunteer.
For more information, call Kim Tutan at 912-352-8200.
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