May 18: Capt. Matthew Freeman memorial blood drive – Richmond Hill United Methodist Church (9050 Ford Ave.) hosts a blood drive from 2-7 p.m. in honor of Matthew Freeman. The event will also serve as a collection for school supplies to benefit The Matthew Freeman Project: Pens and Paper for Peace. For more information, visit www.freemanproject.org.
4-H Boston butt sale – Purchase a Boston butt to benefit Bryan County 4-H at the First Baptist Church of Richmond Hill (9184 Ford Ave.) from 9 a.m. to noon. Butts may be purchased in advance or on the day of sale. Proceeds will go towards the cost of camps, conference and competition events. For details or to purchase butts in advance, call 572-2929.
Tornado relief drive – Meet Richmond Hill Girl Scout Troop 30417 at New Beginnings Church (75 Crosswinds Drive) from 1-4 p.m. to donate items or monetary support for the victims of the recent tornados in Alabama. Please see a related feature story for a list of items needed. Call 445-0522 or 432-6396 to learn more.
Free Week at the Jepson – Discover the exhibits of the Telfair Museum’s Jepson Center for the Arts (207 W. York St., Savannah), including the new “Ebb and Flow” exhibit, for free this week. Visit www.telfair.org for details and museum hours