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Community announcements for Oct. 3
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Lovin’ Spoons frozen yogurt shop is looking for employees to join its Richmond Hill location and will have a job fair from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday and noon to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the corporate office at 101 Kahn Industrial Court in Savannah.
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Historical program
Renowned historian Talley Kirkland will present a program on the Civil War and Bryan Neck at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Richmond Hill Historical Museum. Kirkland also is a Civil War re-enactor.
The lecture, hosted by the Richmond Hill Historical Society, is free to the public.
For more information or directions, call 756-3697.

Church dinner
The Bryan Neck Missionary Baptist Church’s August birth month group will sponsor a fundraiser dinner from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 7-8.
Dinners are $10 and slabs of ribs are $20. Dinners include barbecue ribs, fried shrimp and fish, potato salad, backbone rice, green beans and cornbread. Dinners can be picked up at the church.
Contact Dolly Green at 756-2412 in advance or at 727-2163 the day of the dinner.

Book signings
Four area authors will sign copies of their books from 2-4 p.m. Oct. 8 at All Things Chocolate & More in the Publix shopping center on Hwy. 144 in Richmond Hill.
“Arcane Sunflower” author Courtney Summerlin, “Salzburg Pirate” author Jack Rodgers, “Lonely Deceptions” author D.R. Willis and “The Sculptor’s Painting” author J.G. Weaver will be on hand to sign copies of their books.
Anyone who buys a signed book will get a coupon for 15 percent off toward the purchase of treats from the store.
For information, call David Willis at 756-3314.

Library closure
The Richmond Hill Public Library will be closed from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 11 for a staff development workshop. The library will be open from 2-7 p.m. that day.

Birding program
Joe LaFleur, the author of the “Better Birdwatching” DVD series, will lead a guided bird walk from 9-10 a.m. Oct. 9 at Fort McAllister Historic Park.
The walk will feature hands-on identification of migrant and breeding birds in habitats like woodland and open water. Beginners are welcome.
From 10-10:30 a.m., LaFleur will provide an audiovisual program about common birds of the area. The program will offer information on how to identify birds by sight and sound and will review preferred habitats where each species likely is to be encountered.
The fee for the bird walk and program is $2 per person, and a parks pass is required to enter the park ($5 per vehicle).
Participants should meet at the visitor center before each activity.
For more information, call 912-727-2339 or 888-414-2837

Library meeting
The Bryan County Library Board will meet at 5 p.m. Oct. 12, at the Richmond Hill Public Library. The meeting is open to the public.

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