July 28: Common Threads - Richmond Hill Public Library’s crochet and knit group meets twice on Wednesdays; in the morning from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. and in the evening from 6-8 p.m. The program is open to anyone interested in joining, beginners through experts. Enjoy fellowship with other knitters as you create blankets for Project Linus and Warm Up America. Members share skills and learn new ones, all while doing good for the community. For details, call the library at 756-3580.
Karaoke on the Hill - Head over to Molly MacPherson’s in Richmond Hill (3742 S. Hwy. 17) for their Thursday karaoke nights, where you can be in the spotlight or just sing along and enjoy a pint. Karaoke starts at 10 p.m. Visit www.macphersonspub.com or call 459-9600 for more information.
USCG Cutter Baroque Eagle - The only active tall-sail ship in government service docks along the Savannah River this weekend and will be open for free public tours from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Visit the ship in Savannah at the River Street Pier, just west of the Hyatt.
Miss Live United Bryan County Pageant - United Way of the Coastal Empire presents this pageant for girls ages 1-10, taking place at 2 p.m. at Lanier Primary School (6024 Highway 280 East, Pembroke). The event is a fundraiser for the Bryan County office of United Way of the Coastal Empire, and participants are required to have logged community service hours. For details, please contact Janice Blunt at 653-5344.
Guns n’ Hoses softball tournament - It’s police vs. firemen in a charity softball tournament benefiting Muscular Dystrophy Association. Game will take place at Grayson Stadium (1401 East Victory Dr., Savannah) at 3 p.m. Stick around for a picnic and Sand Gnats game afterward. Cost is $7 and includes both the softball and baseball game.
Jack Williams performance - Head out to Randy Wood Guitars (1304 Highway 80 East, Bloomingdale) to hear an acoustic set by this celebrated guitarist and folk singer, who blends blues, country, and jazz in with his own eclectic style. Show begins at 8 p.m. and costs $20. Call 748-1930 for additional information.
Mothers of Preschoolers Open House - If you’re a mother of children ages 5 and under, come to see how MOPS can benefit both you and them. Meet other moms, learn about the program, and enjoy refreshments. Kids are welcome, too. Open House will take place from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Richmond Hill’s Fellowship Hall. Regular meetings will take place on the first and third Tuesday of each month (at the same time and place) beginning August 17. Visit www.richmondhill.org for more information.
Richmond Hill National Night Out - Join your community, police and fire departments for a night of fun and safety awareness at J.F. Gregory Park. From 6-9 p.m., enjoy hot dogs, refreshments, pony rides, games, face painting, martial arts demonstrations, live entertainment by local bands and dance groups, raffles, classic car and motorcycle shows, bicycle safety demonstration, Coast Guard helicopter display, crafts, contests, and more.