April 4: History lecture – Chris Hendricks, historian and professor at Armstrong Atlantic State University, will discuss Savannah and its historic architecture at 7 p.m. at the Richmond Hill Museum. The public is invited to attend. For more information, visit www.richmondhillhistoricalsociety.com.
Park volunteer day – Fort McAllister State Historic Park will celebrate the 16th annual Park Day by cleaning and restoring the historic park grounds starting at 9 a.m. Volunteers are needed to help. For more information, please call the park office at 727-2339.
First Saturday – Kick off April with arts, crafts and live entertainment at Savannah’s First Saturday on the River event from 9 a.m.-7 p.m. on River Street in downtown Savannah. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit www.riverstreetsavannah.com.
Farmers market – Check out fresh local produce, crafts, prepared food and entertainment from 3-7 p.m. in the J.F. Gregory Park pavilion in Richmond Hill. The market will be held in all weather conditions, and leashed pets are welcome.