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Community announcements for Sept. 26
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McDonald’s is hosting First Christian Academy for a McTeacher Night from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at the restaurant by Publix on Hwy. 144 south of Richmond Hill.
McDonald’s will donate 20 percent of all sales during the McTeacher Night to First Christian Academy.
Teachers and staff will be working at the restaurant for the evening, cleaning the dining room, greeting customers and handing out food at the drive-through window.

Landfill meeting
A public informational meeting on the landfill proposed for Black Creek is at 7 p.m. Thursday at Olive Branch Baptist Church, 55 Heape Drive, Ellabell.
Representatives from the Ogeechee Riverkeeper and Stack and Associates environmental law firm of Savannah will be on hand to answer questions.

Wine tasting
Wine on the River, a benefit for the Richmond Hill Senior Center, is from 6-9 p.m. Thursday at Down the Hatch at Marker 107.
The fundraiser includes wine and food tasting, a silent auction and live music. Dress is casual. The cost is $30 per person.
For tickets or more information, call 756-2783 or 756-3552.
Poker Run

Bryan Animal Caregivers will hold the annual See Spot Ride Poker Run on Oct. 1.
The starting point will be Southern Biker Gear at 4158 Hwy. 17 in Richmond Hill.
Registration starts at 9 a.m. and last bike out is at 10:30 a.m.
The Poker Run is open to all street legal bikes, and all proceeds support Bryan Animal Caregivers’ reduced cost spay/neuter programs.
The cost is $15 a hand and $5 for each additional hand.
Come out and enjoy a beautiful ride with great prizes while supporting a good cause.
For more information, visit or call 727-2694, ext. 3.

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.

Harvest Day
Bryan Neck Missionary Baptist Church will have its second annual Harvest Day Celebration at 4 p.m. Oct. 2 at the church at 16525 Hwy. 144, Richmond Hill.
The guest speaker will be Dr. Dorsena J. Grant of Mount Carmel Methodist Church in Savannah.
The public is invited to share in this celebration. For more information, call 727-2163.

Dolphin Project

The Dolphin Project will host its October meeting 6:30 p.m. Oct. 15 at Johnny Harris Restaurant in Savannah.
The speaker for the evening will be Dr. Eric Montie, professor at University of South Carolina Beaufort. His talk will be on marine bioacoustics and his published research on neuroimaging.
Reservations are required. For information and to RSVP, contact Dolores Engle at  or visit

Candle lantern tour
Fort McAllister State Historic Park is having a candle lantern tour from 7-8 p.m. Oct. 22.
Tour the fort by candlelight and see Civil War soldiers going through their nightly duties. Do not bring flashlights.
The cost is $6.50 for adults and $3.50 for children.
For more information, call 727-2339.

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