By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
Community announcements for June 2
Placeholder Image

Church celebration
Bryan Neck Missionary Baptist Church will hold its Deacons and Deaconess 39th anniversary at 3 p.m. Sunday at the church, 16525 Highway 144, Richmond Hill.
The theme will be “Deacons and Deaconess: Serving God Boldly in Perilous Times.” The messenger will be Elder Daniel Boyd, pastor of Emmanuel Christian Church in Richmond Hill.
The public is invited to lift up the name of Jesus through praise, worship and fellowship.

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

Rain barrel workshop
The Richmond Hill Garden Club is sponsoring the “Build Your Own Rain Barrel” Workshop from 10 a.m.-noon Wednesday at J.F. Gregory Park.
The registration fee is $30. Registration will be on a first-come basis and the workshop will be capped at 24 people. Register online at
For more information, call 264-7218.

Rockin’ the Ark
Richmond Hill Presbyterian Church will host Rockin’ the Ark vacation Bible school from 6-8:30 p.m. Sunday-Thursday.
All ages are invited to the free event, and dinner and snacks will be served.
Register online at or call 756-2339.

Reiki for pets
Free Reiki pet sessions will be from 1-5 p.m. June 16 at PawParazzi, 11408 Ford Ave. in Richmond Hill.
Reiki, a gentle and noninvasive application, purportedly uses energy between the practitioner and the client to help the body’s ability to heal itself. The sessions will be conducted by a licensed massage therapist and reflexologist.
For more information, call 756-8807.

Bible school
Ellabell United Methodist Church will hold its vacation Bible school from 6-8:30 nightly June 24-28. Classes are available for nursery through adults. Supper will be served each evening.
For more information, contact Kandi Rapoza at

Bible school
St. Elizabeth’s Episcopal Church will hold its vacation Bible school from 9 a.m. to noon June 25-28. All children ages 5-11 years are welcome.
For more information, contact Visit to register.

Junior Ranger Camp
Fort McAlister State Historic Park in Richmond Hill will host its Junior Ranger Summer Camp from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. June 25-29 and July 9-13 for children ages 8-12.
Activities will include nature walks, arts and crafts, games, wildlife lessons, canoeing, nature scavenger hunts and learning how to make nature snacks.
The cost is $75 per camper. Participation is limited to 30 campers for each week. The deadlines to register are June 15 for the week of June 25 and June 29 for the week of July 9.
Call 727–2339 for registration and information.

Legion meeting
American Legion Post 164 meets at 8 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at the post home on Highway 280 about a half mile west of Harvey’s grocery store. All veterans are invited to attend.

Got news?
Have a fundraiser, group meeting, church announcement or other nonprofit events you’d like to have announced?  Email announcements and contact information to or fax to 756-5907.

Sign up for our E-Newsletters