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Community announcements for June 23

Family Promise meeting set - Family Promise of Bryan County will hold a fund development meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Waterfront Baptist Church in Richmond Hill. 
The group will also hold its regular monthly meeting July 1 at Mount Moriah Baptist Church in Pembroke. The meeting will include an informational session for newcomers beginning at 6:30 p.m., followed by the regular meeting. The public is invited. 
For more information check Family Promise of Bryan County’s Facebook page

Family and friends day set
Canaan Missionary Baptist Church of Richmond Hill will celebrate its “Family and Friends Day” at 5 p.m. June 29. 
The public is invited to join the church for an informative and family-centered occasion. The Rev. Kenneth McNeil will be speaker. 
For more information call the church at 912-756-3533.

Prayer breakfast planned
The September Birth Month Committee members of Bryan Neck Missionary Baptist Church, Richmond Hill, will host their second “Prayer Breakfast Fundraiser” beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday, July 5 at the church. 
Everyone is asked to attend and show support by purchasing a breakfast plate for $8 and hear Evangelist and Christ Memorial Baptist Church First Lady Gwendolyn Broxton speak on the power of prayers. 
Everyone is welcome to attend. For more information call the church at 912-727-2163 or email

Summer art camp
The city of Pembroke’s recreation department is having a summer art camp in June and July. 
Participants will learn art fundamentals while exploring drawing and painting with media such as oil, acrylic, watercolor, pencil, pastel and more. Local artists Carol Duggar and Carolyn Morgan will be the instructors. 
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. A supply list will be provided at registration. 
For more information and to register, call Mandy Toole at 912-658-5953. 

Riverkeeper Day planned 
Ogeechee Riverkeeper Day will be recognized from noon-3 p.m. Saturday, July 12, at Love’s Seafood and Steaks in Richmond Hill.
Cost for the low country boil meal is $20 per adult and $6 per child aged 4-12. 
Entertainment will include live music by Dr. Dan Matrazzo and the Looters, a bouncy house and face painting.
A portion of all proceeds will benefit Ogeechee Riverkeeper.

25th anniversary party set
The Dolphin Project will celebrate its 25th anniversary from 6-10 p.m. Saturday, July 19, at the JF Gregory Park Pavilion.
Food options include low country boil, barbecue and dessert. Beverages, including beer and wine, will be available. Entertainment will include a live band. 
Cost is $35 per person, which includes dinner and two beverage tickets.
There also will be a silent auction to raise funds for research and education.
To RSVP, go to For more information, email

RHPC plans Bible school
Richmond Hill Presbyterian Church will hold its annual Vacation Bible School from 6:30-8:30 p.m., Sunday, July 20 to Thursday July 24. 
The theme is “Heaven Quest.” The entire community, from ages 2-100 are invited. Childcare will be available upon request. 
The event is free and registration or more information is available by going to or calling 912-459-PRAY. 

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