The Richmond Hill Garden Club will host their fourth annual Fashion Show at Magnolia Manor on the Coast. The event will take place on March 14 at 3 p.m. on the 3rd floor of the main dining room. Tickets are $5 at the door. Proceeds benefit the gardens at Gregory Park and Richmond Hill Elementary School. Call Marilyn Mueller at 756-4653 for more information.
The Coastal Georgia Regional Development Center board of directors will meet on Wednesday, March 14 at 10:30 a.m. in the Holiday Inn in Richmond Hill.
Beginning Thursday, March 15 through Thursday, March 29, Hwy. 144 and Port Royal Road will undergo daily lane shifts during the hours of 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. The purpose of the lane changes is to widen the road in this area. Motorist, please adhere to the traffic signs within the construction zone.
Arts on the Coast
Arts on the Coast Association invites you to join them for informative and entertaining meetings featuring the arts with speakers and demonstrations held every other month on the third Thursday.
This month, the group will meet on Thursday, March 15 at 7 p.m. at Magnolia Manor. Come and enjoy the fellowship of our local artists and hear an informative and exciting art program tailored to the coastal community.
Canaan Baptist Church will have its annual BBQ variety dinner at 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. on Saturday, March 17.
A representative of Congressman Jack Kingston’s office will be in Richmond Hill Thursday, March 22, from 11-a.m.-noon at 10347 Ford Avenue to meet with anyone who needs assistance with a federal agency. For more information, contact Trish DePriest at Congressman Kingston’s Savannah District Office, 912/352-0101.
The Bryan County Republican Party will hold its rescheduled "Picnic in the Park" on Monday, March 19 across the street from Fort McAllister Marina in Richmond Hill. A straw poll will be held to allow attendees to cast votes for their favorite GOP presidential candidate.
Attendees at the event will also hear from invited guests Bryan County Commission Chairman Jimmy Burnsed, Board of Education Chairman Eddie Warren and Richmond Hill Mayor Richard Davis. All three are Republican elected officials.
All those that believe in the principles of the Republican party are invited to attend and to join.
The cost to attend the event is $30 per person or $50 per family and includes food, drinks, and a one year membership to the Bryan County Republican Party.
For more information or to RSVP contact Bryan County Republican Party Chairman Johnny Murphy at 756-5920 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pembroke Lions Club
The Pembroke Lions Club will observe "White Cane Day" on April 7 with a bucket brigade set up under the red light. The proceeds from the donations will go toward the Lighthouse for the Blind project.
Lions Club meetings
The Pembroke Lions Club meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the Pembroke Library.
The American Legion Post 164 is having a fundraiser by selling jumbo Vidalia Onions through May 1.
You can purchase a 10 lb. bag of jumbo onions for $7.50 per bag and 25 lb. bags will be sold for $15 per bag.
The onions are provided by Ray Farms of Glennville. To place orders see any member of the Post or call 653-4958 or 653-4948.
All proceeds will be used for Legion projects and to aid veterans and their families.
Post 164 meets
The American Legion, Post 164, Pembroke has its regularly stated meeting at 7:30 p.m. the second Thursday each month at the Post home on Highway 280 west in Pembroke. All veterans and current active duty members are encouraged to attend.
The American Legion Ladies Auxiliary meets at 7 p.m. the same night at the Post home.
The St. Anne Knights of Columbus will have a fish fry at Holy Family Hall behind St Anne Catholic Church on March 30 from 5-7 p.m. All you can eat fried fish and trimmings. The cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children. Additionally,
St. Anne’s Catholic Youth Ministry will present "The Living Stations of the Cross", Friday, March 30 at 7:30 p.m. in Holy Family Hall. This will be the groups 8th annual presentation.
The "Stations of the Cross" are a prayerful meditation commemorating the 14 stops along the journey Jesus made from Pilate’s court to Calvary and the tomb. The devotion takes place during the Friday’s of Lent. The "Living" rendition, presented by the youth group in still life, retains a solemn expression of prayer to help those in attendance be part of the experience.
This event will last approximately one hour to 90 minutes.
Pastor Stanford L. Anderson I and the entire Calvary Missionary Baptist Church Family invite you to celebrate its 136th church anniversary.
The celebration will begin Pastor James C. Shipman and the Bolton Street Missionary Baptist Church, Savannah, on Sunday, April 1 at 3 p.m.
The church will continue celebrating April 11 – 13 during nightly services which will begin at 7 p.m. each evening.
The climax to this awesome celebration will take place on Sunday, April 15 at 3 p.m. with Pastor Ricky Bready, Sr. and Tremont Temple Missionary Baptist Church, Savannah, GA.
The church is located off Hwy. 17 South on Danielsiding Loop Road in Richmond Hill, All are invited to join the Calvary experience.
Gateway in Liberty
Gateway Behavioral Health Services in Liberty County will be offering the following community education classes beginning this month (March) on depression and stress management. Each class will meet once a week from 5:30-6:30 p.m. The cost is $15 per class for 6 weeks. For more information, call Ann Reads at 368-3502.
On April 5 at 7:30 p.m. the Richmond Hill Historical Society is pleased to present Tally Kirkland. Mr. Kirkland will be discussing the Life and Times of the Civil War Soldier. Prior to retiring from the National Park Service he was the director at Fort Pulaski. Mr. Kirkland is now spending time at our own Fort McAllister and is an expert on the Civil War Era.
The April meeting will be held at the Wetlands Center at Gregory Park in Richmond Hill. Call the Richmond Hill Historical Society Museum at (912)756-3697 for information.