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Community announcements for May 23
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The Savannah/Chatham Area Women’s Christian Ministry is having a “Let’s Celebrate Military” luncheon at noon Wednesday at Carey Hilliard’s banquet room in Savannah.
Benny Curl with Byrd Cookie Co. will share a variety of ideas for eating and celebrating, and Angelisa Bryant of Savannah will provide musical entertainment.
The guest speaker is Joyce Stryker of Columbus who is the Stonecroft Ministries regional administrator for Christian Women’s Club. Her topic is “The Toughest Thing in Life to Learn is which Bridge to Cross and which to Burn.”
The cost of the event is $11.25, which is inclusive.
For luncheon reservations, call Betty at 925-3789 or Faye at 925-8192 or email Ginny at gedenfieldcccw@, Respond by Monday. Cancel if unable to attend.

Boston butt sale
Purchase a Boston butt for $20 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday at the Richmond Hill Senior Center at 185 Ball Park Road.
All proceeds will benefit the Richmond Hill Senior Center. Pre-order ASAP by calling Brenda Garrett at 756-2783 or emailing

Scouts sale
Boy Scouts Venture Crew 400 will host a baby back rib roast from 3 to 6 p.m. May 28 at Richmond Hill Presbyterian Church at 12965 Hwy. 144.
The cost is $25 for a slab of ribs or a Boston butt. Call 756-7268 to order.

Dolphin Project
The Dolphin Project is hosting a dolphin program and training workshop from 10 a.m.-noon May 28 in the Mercer Auditorium at Memorial Health University Medical Center’s Hoskins Education Center.
The project is in need of skippers with boats, photographers with 300mm lenses on their cameras and team leaders and assistants to record the data.
For more information, go to or contact Peach at (912) 657-3927 or

Hat fashion
The September birth month of Bryan Neck Missionary Baptist Church is sponsoring a hat fashion show at 3 p.m. May 29 at the church, 16525 Hwy. 144, Richmond Hill.
Ladies and men wishing to show off hats and caps should submit their name and description of hats and caps by Saturday to
For more information, call Deaconess Flora Brown at 236-5492.

Libraries closed

The Richmond Hill Public Library and the Pembroke Public Library will be closed May 30 in honor of Memorial Day.

Richmond Hill will hold a Memorial Day observance at 11 a.m. May 30 in J.F. Gregory Park.
The observance will include various speakers, music and the laying of a wreath at the Veterans Monument. The public is invited.
For more information call Steve Scholar at 756-3851.

Bible school
Richmond Hill Presbyterian Church will hold its Son Surf Beach Bash vacation Bible School from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Jun 5-9 at the church at 12965 Hwy. 144 in Richmond Hill.
Register online at, or for more information, call 351-7729.

Homes tour
Organizers of the Tour of Homes during the Richmond Hill Christmas on the Hill celebration have set this year’s event from 1 to 5 p.m. Dec. 4 and are looking for a few homes to showcase for the holiday tour.
Those interested in opening their home to participate in this event are asked to contact Teresa Timmons at 665-2449 or

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