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Community announcements for Nov. 2
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Historical lecture
The Richmond Hill Historical Society will present Jack Rodgers and his new book, “The Salzburg Pirate,” at 7 p.m. Thursday.
Following the presentation, the historical society will sponsor a book signing and reception for Rodgers.
The Richmond Hill Historical Society’s lecture series is free and open to the public.
For more information, call 756-3697.

Veterans program
The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 164 in Pembroke will host its fifth annual Veterans Day program at 10 a.m. Saturday in the downtown park.
Three new flags will be dedicated at the ceremony, and Maj. Gen. Marvin Back is the guest speaker. Pembroke Police Chief Mark Crowe will also sing during the event.

Dolphin Project

The Dolphin Project is hosting a program and training workshop from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at Memorial University Medical Center in Savannah. All are invited to attend.
Volunteers must be 18 years old and have training to participate in research surveys. There is no charge for training, and land-based volunteer opportunities are also available for all ages.
For more information, visit or contact Peach at

Educators meeting
The Bryan-Evans Retired Educators Association will meet at 10:30 a.m. Nov. 8 at Southern Image Restaurant in Richmond Hill.
The guest speaker is Kate Finch, president of the Georgia Retired Educators Association. The unit also will honor Richmond Hill Mayor Harold Fowler. 

Club meeting
The Richmond Hill Garden Club will hold its monthly meeting at 10 a.m. Nov. 9 at the Richmond Hill Police Station due to a scheduling conflict at the John W. Stevens Wetlands Education Center.
This month’s speaker is John Paul Breault, Horticulture Garden Therapy and Activity Therapy director at Georgia Regional Hospital.
The Richmond Hill Garden Club for many years has been a supporter of Georgia Regional programs, such as the Christmas Stockings and Fig Leaf.
For more information, call 727-3219.

Art exhibit
Arts on the Coast Association has an exhibit at What’s The Scoop restaurant in the Crossroads Center at 2701 Hwy. 17, 1-B in Richmond Hill.
The exhibit is the work of association photography members and will be on display until Nov. 21.

Church revival
Beulah Baptist Church in Pembroke will have its revival at 7 p.m. Sunday-Nov. 10.
The Rev. Dan Bryant and church members invite the public to hear the Rev. Steve McCoy from South Newington bring the message.

Veterans ceremony
Richmond Hill will host its Veterans Day observance at 11 a.m. Nov. 11 in J. F. Gregory Park.
The 3rd ID Color Guard will present the colors and guest speakers will include Mayor Harold Fowler, Paul Spence, Ana Parodi, Bill Helms and 2nd Heavy Brigade Combat Team commander Col. Douglas C. Cardinale of Fort Stewart. “Taps” will be played by Richmond Hill Police Officer Tim Saia.

Gospel event
The Harvest of Blessings gospel group will sing Nov. 12 at Beulah Baptist Church  in Pembroke.
The evening will begin with dinner at 6 p.m., and the performance begins at 7 p.m. The cost is $6 for adults and $4 for children.

Volunteers needed
The Southeast Georgia Chapter of the American Red Cross is seeking volunteers for its disaster action teams. Volunteers are needed to provide emergency assistance to victims of disasters and preparedness education to the community.
Orientation is required. Volunteers are needed in Bryan, Effingham, Chatham and Liberty counties.
For more information, call 651-5351 or email

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