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Community announcements for Nov. 6
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The Richmond Hill Planning Commission meeting set for Nov. 11 has been rescheduled to 7 p.m. Nov. 12 due to the Veterans Day holiday.

Grief workshops

Free “Grief and the Holidays” workshops will be held next month in Richmond Hill and Hinesville.
Those needing help with grief issues as the holidays draw near can attend the following workshops:
• 6 p.m. Thursday at the United Way Service Center, 9611 Ford Ave. behind the library in Richmond Hill.
• 6 p.m. Nov. 13 in the Liberty Regional Medical Center classrooms at 462 E.G. Miles Parkway in Hinesville.
For more information, call 912-303-9442.

Career fair
An Army Career and Alumni Program career fair will be held from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursday in building 705, 100 W. 15th St. on Fort Stewart.
To register, go to
For more information, go to or call 912-767-6797.

Fair trade sale

Saint Anne Catholic Church will hold a Catholic Relief Services and SERRV International Fair Trade Work Of Human Hands sale will be from noon-7 p.m. Nov. 9 at Saint Anne Holy Family Hall, 10550 Ford Ave. in Richmond Hill.
Handcrafted items from 22 countries will be available.
For more information, call 756-3343.

Veterans Day flag ceremony
The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 164 will host its annual Veterans Day observance and flag ceremony at 11 a.m. Saturday in Town Park in downtown Pembroke.  

Obamacare class

Free one-hour classes on the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at the Coastal Georgia Education Center, 305 Fahm St., Savannah.
Drop in or preregister at
The classes are sponsored by Bill Lucas Insurance and Mickey Roundtree Insurance Agency.
For more information, call 756-6686.

Veterans Day observance
The city of Richmond Hill will observe Veterans Day at 11 a.m. Nov. 11 in J. F. Gregory Park.  
The observance will feature speakers, a 21-gun salute, posting of the colors, laying of the wreath and brick dedications by the Exchange Club and many more.
For more information, call Linda Phillips at 756-3345.

Educators meeting

The Bryan-Evans Retired Educators Association will have its monthly meeting at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Mrs. Roger’s Restaurant in Claxton.
There will be a presentation about Spanish Oaks Hospice Alzheimer and Dementia Care and Service in Claxton, and the general meeting will follow.  All retired educators are encouraged to attend.
For more information or to be added to the BEREA mailing list, send an email with BEREA as the subject to Anne Miller at

Club meeting
The Richmond Hill Garden Club will hold its monthly meeting at 10 a.m. Nov. 13 at the John W. Stevens Wetlands Education Center in J. F. Gregory Park.
The program will feature Barbara Minchey, a former Richmond Hill resident who will demonstrate setting up a worm farm in a plastic container to create compost for the garden.
Anyone interested in joining the club or simply learning about worm composting is encouraged to attend.

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