Submit your event at least two weeks in advance by going to You can also mail to Community Calendar, P.O. Box 1088, Savannah, GA 31402. Announcements are printed daily in the Accent section as space allows. For information, call 912-652-0365.


'Our Town'

7 p.m. April 3-5; 2:30 p.m. April 6. Savannah Arts Academy, 500 Washington Ave. SAA will present "Our Town." Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for students/seniors. Get tickets at or at the door.

'Take Back Your Power'

4 p.m. April 3. Southwest Chatham Library, 14097 Abercorn St. The public is invited to see the award-winning film about smart meter dangers, "Take Back Your Power," on April 3. Josh Hart, founder of, will speak about the meters and answer questions. Entry is free, and latecomers are welcome.

Georgia Love tap takeover

5-8 p.m. April 3. The Beer Growler, 102 E. Liberty St. Enjoy 38 taps of Georgia beers, plus some seasonals and rarities. Eagle Creek will be at The Beer Growler on April 3. Learn more at

Minor Home Repair program

Savannah's Housing Department is accepting applications for the 2014 Minor Home Repair program. Applicants must live within the city limits and occupy their house. Applications will be accepted until April 15. Repairs range from painting to installing a new roof, depending upon the condition of the house and the skill level of volunteers. For info, call 651-6517 or go to

Massie Heritage Center tours

11 a.m. and 2 p.m. daily. Massie School, 207 E. Gordon St., Calhoun Square. Guided tours the historic Massie School are offered free with admission every day at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Admission is $7 for adults, $6 for seniors/military, $5 for ages 5-17 and $2 for ages 1-4. Massie is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 1-4 p.m. Sundays. School/scout programs are also available. Call 912- 395-5070 or go to

Steel drum music program

The Frank Callen Boys & Girls Clubs is recruiting students for its new Steel Drum Band Program beginning April 9. The program will be offered to youth ages 10-18, from 4-7 p.m. two days a week for eight weeks. The students will be taught by a professional musician. Previous experience is not required. Contact or 912-224-4815. RSVP by April 7.


Spring plant swap

8-11 a.m. April 4. Jane Fishman's West Boundary Street Garden. The spring plant swap will be April 4 at Jane Fishman's West Boundary Street garden. This is the 19th annual plant swap gathering. The garden sits between Chatham Steel (501 W. Boundary St.) and SCAD's Boundary Hall (415 W. Boundary St.). Stories, seeds, roots and rhizomes are welcome. You do not have to bring plants or money to attend. Call 912-484-3045 for info.

Center for Blind lunch

Noon-1 p.m. April 4. Hellenic Center, 14 W. Anderson St. Savannah Center for Blind and Low Vision will host its second annual Vision Quest Luncheon at the Hellenic Center on April 4. Featured speakers include community leaders O.C. Welch and Judge Robert Falligant. The event is sponsored by IKEA and is free and open to the public. Call the center to RSVP at 912-236-4473.

'Pinkalicious, The Musical'

7 p.m. April 4, 5, 11 and 12; 3 p.m. April 6 and 13. Savannah Children's Theatre, 2160 E Victory Drive. The Savananh Children's Theatre will present "Pinkalicious, The Musical," for two weekends. Tickets are $15 for adults and $12 for children, military and seniors. The Pretty In Pink Cupcake Party will take place after the April 5 performance. Join the pink-loving star of the show for cupcake decorating, pink lemonade and more! Child's ticket is $35 and adult tickets is $15 (includes the show.) Learn more at

'Sordid Lives'

7:30 p.m. April 4-5. Jim Ingham Black Box Theatre, No. 7 Cedarwood, Tybee Island. The Tybee Arts Association's Tybee Arts Performing Society is gearing up for a comedy. Touted as a "black comedy about white trash," "Sordid Lives" is a twisted tale about a dysfunctional family. Tickets are $18 ($15 for TAA members). Seating is limited and reservations are strongly suggested. RSVP at 912-786-5920 or


100 Black Men of Savannah Scholarship & Awards Gala

6 p.m. April 5. Hyatt Regency Harbor Side Center, 2 W. Bay St. Come and support the 100 Black Men of Savannah at the 18th annual Scholarship & Awards Gala, our primary fundraiser supporting four core-mentoring programs. Tickets are $100 each or $1,000 per table, due by March 28. After that date, tickets are $125 each or $1,250 per table. To purchase tickets, go to or call 912-303-8006.

Music Medicine Institute partners with library

2-3:30 p.m. April 5 and 19. Southwest Chatham Library, 14097 Abercorn St. The Music Medicine Institute and Live Oak Public Libraries will offer a series of free events to coincide with Month of the Military Child. The events are open to all children ages 6-10 and involve therapeutic musical workshops. Go to or for info.

Early Bird Preservation Walk

8 a.m. April 5, 12, 19, 26. Isaiah Davenport House Museum, 324 E. State St. Take an early morning walk through one of the oldest and most varied neighborhoods to learn how historic preservation has revitalized Savannah. Tours led by the Davenport House director will introduce the personalities, structures and issues that have enthralled Savannah's preservation movement. Coffee and treats in the Davenport House garden to follow. Cost is $21, and the walk is 2.5 miles. To RSVP, call 912-236-8097.

'Music in the Parlour'

1-3 p.m. April 5-6. 410 E. Gaston St. Step into the past for an intimate view of Victorian life in Savannah full of music and history that will delight. Cost is $30 per person and homemade sweet tea and scones will be served. Reservations required. Call 912-236-2866, email or go to for more information.

Free how-to workshop on installing a dishwasher

10 a.m. April 5. Habitat ReStore Savannah, 1900 E. Victory Drive. Habitat ReStore Savannah will offer free, bi-weekly, in-store workshops. All classes are at 10 a.m., with a variety of expert-led workshops for do-it-yourselfers of all experience levels. For more information about the workshops, contact Charles Austin, ReStore manager, at 912-655-3416.

AARP Free Tax Preparation Service

Through April 15. AARP provides free tax preparation for both federal and Georgia state tax returns for low- and middle-income families, with an emphasis on seniors. At 113 sites throughout the state of Georgia, staffed by more than 820 IRS certified volunteers, AARP filed more than 33,000 returns statewide last year and more than 2.5 million nationally. Locate a site close to you by entering your ZIP code at, or call 888-227-7669. Go to our website or call to get the most current information on days and hours of operation, since sometimes they change for reasons beyond our control. Please make sure to bring proper identification, Social Security card(s), W-2s, 1099s, copy of last year's tax return and any other documents that relate to income and tax-deductible expenses. Locations include Live Oak Library, Bull Street, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday; Live Oak Library, Abercorn Street (near Savannah Mall), from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; and Savannah Mall from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday.

Rebuilding Together Golf Tournament

11:30 a.m. April 4. Sterling Links, Richmond Hill. The fifth annual Rebuilding Together Golf Tournament will take place April 4 at Sterling Links in Richmond Hill. Registration begins at 11:30 a.m. with a 1 p.m. shotgun start. Registration is $75 per person and includes golf, range balls, lunch and awards. For more information, contact Jeffery Lancaster at 912-663-6416 or Joe Brettschneider at 912-313-0503. All proceeds benefit the mission of Rebuilding Together Savannah. Learn more at

Magnolia Park yard sale

8 a.m.-noon. April 5. The Magnolia Park Neighborhood Association is hosting its first neighborhood wide yard sale on April 5. The yard sale will have bargain hunters offer a variety of stops at different homes and yards. The neighborhood association will provide maps and signage for the participating residences at each stop, so that yard sale visitors can easily make their way to all the participating yards.

Electric vehicle information meeting

1-4 p.m. April 5. Bluffton Library, 120 Palmetto Way. There will be a public meeting covering the benefits of electric vehicle ownership and to determine public interest in forming an electric vehicle club for the Bluffton and surrounding Lowcountry area.


Club rides for fallen officers

April 6. The Blue Knights, an organization of current and retired law enforcement officers, will take to the roadways of Savannah on April 6 in a 55-mile, police-escorted ride to raise money for survivors of fallen officers. The Blue Knights GA VIII will start the Coastal Georgia Police Memorial Ride in the parking lot of the Savannah Morning News on Police Memorial Drive at 2 p.m. and end at The Island Grill on Ga. Hwy. 21 in Port Wentworth. Lunch will be served from 12:30-1:30 p.m. and registration will be from 12:30-1:30 p.m. The $20-per-person registration fee will be donated to Concerns of Police Survivors, support group for the families of officers killed in the line of duty. For more information, contact GA VIII Treasurer Mike Nichols at or 912-313-3473.


Teen Council is recruiting

Through May 30. Telfair Museums is recruiting for its 2014-15 Teen Council. They are looking for students who are dedicated, hardworking and passionate about art in their community. Students who will be in high school as of September are eligible. Go to for more information. The deadline for application is May 30.

History Lecture at Benedictine

6:30 p.m. April 9. Benedictine Military School Alumni Hall, 6502 Seawright Dr. Armstrong assistant professor of History Dr. Hongjie Wang will deliver a lecture focusing on world history over the past half-century. Wang is the author of "Power and Politics in Tenth-Century China: The Former Shu Regime" and has a Ph.D. in history from Brown University. This event is free and open to the public.

Bark Park Yappy Hour fundraiser

6-8 p.m. April 9. Fish Tales, 3203 Fort McAllister Road, Richmond Hill. The Bryan County Bark Park plans on warmer weather at its third Bring Your Own Dog Yappy Hour, which has been moved to the second Wednesday in April (weather permitting) to continue raising funds for the building of the county's dog park at Henderson Park. Yappy Hour continues at Fish Tales, with a percentage of all proceeds donated to the nonprofit organization behind the Bryan County Bark Park. Entry is free and well behaved dogs are encouraged to attend.

Relentless Summer youth camp

June 2-7. Savannah Mall, 14045 Abercorn St. Relentless Recording & Production Studio (Savannah Mall) will host a free youth camp on June 2-7 for teens ages 13-16. Interested youths must complete a 300-word essay that states future goals and explain what it means to be relentless in achieving that goal. Parents/guardians must complete a registration application. The program will be an introductory learning experience in recording, beat production and music video/photography. Slots are limited. Call 912-572-4810 for more information.


Friends of Music luncheon and fashion show

11 a.m. April 11. Plantation Club at The Landings, 71 Green Island Road. The Savannah Friends of Music will host a "Rhythm and Style Luncheon and Fashion Show" on April 11 in the Plantation Club at The Landings. Hosted by Belk, the event will feature fashions by Eileen Fisher, Lilly Pulitzer, Ralph Lauren and Michael Kors. Festivities begin with a reception and raffle at 11 a.m. followed by lunch at noon and fashion show at 12:30 p.m. Tickets are $50 per person or $500 for a table of 10. For information and/or reservations, call 912-234-3300. All proceeds will go to the SFOM's mission to support, sponsor and promote classical music and music education.

Horizons Roast & Toast

6:30 p.m. April 11. Savannah Station, 601 Cohen St. The first Horizons Savannah Roast & Toast will take place at 6:30 p.m. April 11 at Savannah Station. Tickets are $100 per person and include a fresh, locally sourced dinner from Thrive Catering. To buy tickets for this event, go to or call 912-961-8854.


April 11-13. Coastal Georgia Center, 305 Fahm St. GnomeCon, a locally organized science fiction/fantasy and gaming convention, will take place April 11-13 at the Coastal Georgia Center. Writer/director Larry Blamire, one of this year's guests of honor, will host screenings of his films "The Lost Skeleton of Cadavera" and "Trail of the Screaming Forehead." There will also be panels featuring Blamire and other guests, authors Jody Lynn Nye and Bill Fawcett, and Savannah-area puppeteer Angela Beasley. For the diehard gamers, GnomeCon offers hundreds of European and private press board games for play, role-playing games, miniatures and collectible card games. GnomeCon will also host a Magic: The Gathering qualifier. All events are open to registered attendees only. Cost to attend all three days starts at $40, with various pre-registration packages and benefits available. Full details are available at


TEA Party Rally

Noon. April 12. Ellis Square. Meet many of the candidates hoping to win your vote in the primary election May 20 at the TEA Party Rally on April 12 at Ellis Square with keynote speaker Doc Thompson from The Blaze. For more information, contact Marolyn Overton at 912-598-7358,,, Facebook, Twitter.

Parent University at Savannah High School

9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. April 12. Savannah High School, 400 Pennsylvania Ave. The spring session of Parent University will be April 12. Guest speakers will include representatives from the city of Savannah Parks and Recreation Department and the Telfair Museum. Free childcare and lunch will be provided to participants. Guests can participate in a variety of classes for adults or the new program available for youth. Door prizes, including a computer and gift cards from Zaxby's, will be given away. Horseback riding and other activities will be available for children and teens. To register or get further information about Parent University, call 912-507-8566, 912-395-1092 or 912-395-1096.

Gymkhana event and fundraiser

8:30 a.m. April 12. Hoofs 4 Healing Equestrian Farm, 1514B Old Dean Forest Road, Garden City. Hoofs 4 Healing, a local nonprofit therapeutic riding program, will host a Gymkhana event and fundraiser featuring games and skills competition on horseback. The event will take place at the Hoofs 4 Healing Equestrian Farm. The facility will be open to competitors beginning at noon April 11. The event will conclude in the evening with live music by the Deep Cuts from 7-9 p.m.


Save the date

Noon-6 p.m. May 10. Ogeecheeton-Dawes annual Mother's Day Reunion will take place from noon-6 p.m. May 10. For more information, contact Richard Law Sr. at 912-713-3484, Mopp-B Burroughs at 803-625-3921 or Dorothy Law at 912-236-0941.


Art on Tap

5-8 p.m. Feb. 20. Jepson Center, 207 W. York St. Jepson Cafe hosts a blend of happy hour and art, featuring a different brewery or winery each month at Art on Tap. Tickets are $10 for members and $15 for non-members, which includes one drink ticket, light appetizers and museum admission. Moon River Brewing Co. will be the featured brewery. A wine and beer cash bar will be available and the Jepson Cafe will be open for dinner. Purchase tickets at


Free how-to workshop on repairing a leaking toilet tank

10 a.m. April. 19. Habitat ReStore Savannah, 1900 E. Victory Drive. Habitat ReStore Savannah will offer free, bi-weekly, in-store workshops. All classes are at 10 a.m., with a variety of expert-led workshops for do-it-yourselfers of all experience levels. For more information about the workshops, contact Charles Austin, ReStore manager, at 912-655-3416.

Easter Blast at Skidaway

1-3 p.m. April 19. Skidaway Island State Park. Bring the whole family to Skidaway Island State Park for a day filled with hayrides, games and crafts. Cost is $3 plus $5 parking. For more information, call 912-598-2300.

Ballroom Dance

7 p.m. April. Frank G. Murray Community Center, 160 Whitemarsh Island Road. Dance begins with waltz lesson from 7-8 p.m. and social dancing continues from 8-10 p.m. April 19. Admission for USA Dance members is $10 and $15 for non-members. Please bring refreshments for the party.

Blacksmithing at Pin Point

11 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 19. Pin Point Heritage Museum, 9924 Pin Point Ave. Join the Pin Point Heritage Museum to celebrate the tradition of blacksmithing through three cultures: Euro American, African American and African. Four artist blacksmiths will practice their craft and showcase their wares, which will be available for sale. With a combined experience of more than 108 years behind the anvil, these four men will explain the importance of their work within the constructs of the rich tradition of blacksmithing in the Gullah/Geechee culture. Cost is $10 per person. Light refreshments will be available. Learn more at

Boater Safety course

April 19. The Georgia Department of Natural Resources and the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department Marine Patrol Unit will conduct a boater safety course on April 19. The course is free and is required of boaters of certain ages to operate certain vessels. On July 1, a new Mandatory Education Law goes into effect, requiring anyone born after Jan. 1, 1998, to have successfully completed a Georgia DNR approved boater education course to operate a powerboat in the State of Georgia, To register, contact the SCMPD Savannah Mall Training Center at 912-921-5450. For more information, contact Georgia DNR at 912-264-7237 or the SCMPD Marine Patrol at 912-353-1004. The class is limited to 30 participants. Class begins at 9 a.m. at the SCMPD training facility in the Savannah Mall (on the second floor next to Dillard's) and completes at 4 p.m. with a lunch break. This class will not be offered again until May 17.


Armstrong's 'Moveable Feast' Series

7 p.m. April 24. Armstrong's Fine Arts Auditorium, 11935 Abercorn St. For the final course of "A Moveable Feast," the musical program will be at Armstrong's recently renovated Fine Arts Auditorium, where Grundstad-Hall, a soprano, will perform works by Schubert, Schumann, Bach, Debussy, Puccini and Mozart. Also featured on the program will be Dominick Argento's "Letters from Composers," with Brian Luckett on guitar. A reception and final toast to living the life of the mind and the spirit to the fullest will follow the performance. All events are free and open to the public. Learn more at


Chatham County Sheriff's Office Poker Run

8 a.m. April 27. Napa Auto Parts, 220 Eisenhower Drive. The 14th annual Chatham County Sheriff's Office Poker Run will take place April 27 (rain date is May 4). Registration begins at 8 a.m. at Napa Auto Parts. Funds raised support the Georgia Sheriffs' Youth Homes by providing Christmas gifts, back-to-school items and furniture for the cottages. First-place poker hand wins $500. Lunch is also provided. Go to for more details.


American Revolution Round Table

11:30 a.m. April 30. Moss Creek Golf Club, 100 Devil's Elbow Lane, Hilton Head Island. The American Revolution Round Table of South Carolina will host its quarterly luncheon with a guest speaker at the Moss Creek Golf Club on April 30, with registration beginning at 11:30 a.m. Guest speaker Sheila Ingle, an English and writing teacher for more than 30 years, most recently as an instructor at the University of South Carolina Upstate, will speak on the subject "South Carolina Heroines during the American Revolution." The cost of the luncheon is $24 for members and $32 for guests. Reservations must be paid for on or before April 25. For more information, call Anne Hamilton 705-7575.


Fifth annual Night of Champions

6 p.m. May 1. Westin Savannah Harbor Resort & Spa. Savannah restaurateur and TV personality Jamie Deen will emcee the fifth annual Night of Champions Sponsored by the Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society on May 1 at the Westin Savannah Harbor Resort & Spa. The 2014 Night of Champions includes the awards ceremony, a silent auction, dinner and cash bar. Doors open at 6 p.m. and business attire is requested. Tickets are $25 per person or reserve a table for 10 for $250. Tickets can be purchased at


Free how-to workshop on installing a bath fan

10 a.m. May 3. Habitat ReStore Savannah, 1900 E. Victory Drive. Habitat ReStore Savannah will offer free, bi-weekly, in-store workshops. All classes are at 10 a.m., with a variety of expert-led workshops for do-it-yourselfers of all experience levels. For more information about the workshops, contact Charles Austin, ReStore manager, at 912-655-3416.

Savannah Promise Walk for Preeclampsia

May 3. J.F. Gregory Park, Richmond Hill. The first Savannah Promise Walk for Preeclampsia will be May 3 at J.F. Gregory Park in Richmond Hill. For more information, go to

MAY 17

Free how-to workshop on installing a doorbell

10 a.m. May 17. Habitat ReStore Savannah, 1900 E. Victory Drive. Habitat ReStore Savannah will offer free, bi-weekly, in-store workshops. All classes are at 10 a.m., with a variety of expert-led workshops for do-it-yourselfers of all experience levels. For more information about the workshops, contact Charles Austin, ReStore manager, at 912-655-3416.

Teen Night: Pop in, pop art

5-8 p.m. May 17. Jepson Center for the Arts, 207 W. York St., on Telfair Square. Pop into the museum for our first annual teen night, a free by-teens, for-teens art event. Teens will take over the Jepson Center for a night highlighting pop art from the Varnedoe collection with screen printing, DJs, dancing, games and refreshments. Be sure to check out the teen audio and print guides to accompany the Kirk Varnedoe exhibition. The event is free of charge. Learn more at


Free how-to workshop on installing a ceiling fan

10 a.m. June 7. Habitat ReStore Savannah, 1900 E. Victory Drive. Habitat ReStore Savannah will offer free, bi-weekly, in-store workshops. All classes are at 10 a.m., with a variety of expert-led workshops for do-it-yourselfers of all experience levels. For more information about the workshops, contact Charles Austin, ReStore manager, at 912-655-3416.

Tybee Tour of Homes

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 7. Tybee Island. Spend the day at Georgia's beach and enjoy the 2014 Tybee Island Tour of Homes and luncheon. This year, the tour showcases nine island homes, from tiny coastal cottages to oceanfront dream homes, plus serves a box lunch at the Tybee Island Maritime Academy. Proceeds will benefit the new Tybee Island Maritime Academy Charter School and Rising TYde Community Food Pantry. Ticket prices are $40 in advance, $45 day of tour. Go to for ticket information.


Free how-to workshop on installing a window air conditioner

10 a.m. June 21. Habitat ReStore Savannah, 1900 E. Victory Drive. Habitat ReStore Savannah will offer free, bi-weekly, in-store workshops. All classes are at 10 a.m., with a variety of expert-led workshops for do-it-yourselfers of all experience levels. For more information about the workshops, contact Charles Austin, ReStore manager, at 912-655-3416.


Free how-to workshop on installing a kitchen faucet

10 a.m. July 12. Habitat ReStore Savannah, 1900 E. Victory Drive. Habitat ReStore Savannah will offer free, bi-weekly, in-store workshops. All classes are at 10 a.m., with a variety of expert-led workshops for do-it-yourselfers of all experience levels. For more information about the workshops, contact Charles Austin, ReStore manager, at 912-655-3416.


Free how-to workshop on installing ceramic tile

10 a.m. July 26. Habitat ReStore Savannah, 1900 E. Victory Drive. Habitat ReStore Savannah will offer free, bi-weekly, in-store workshops. All classes are at 10 a.m., with a variety of expert-led workshops for do-it-yourselfers of all experience levels. For more information about the workshops, contact Charles Austin, ReStore manager, at 912-655-3416.


Basic Gun Safety Class

8:30 a.m.-noon. Third Saturday of every month. The Chatham County Sheriff's Office firearms instructors offer a basic gun safety class for Chatham County civilians on the third Saturday of every month from 8:30 a.m. until noon. The tuition is $25. If interested in attending the class, please contact Sgt. Glisson at 912-652-6959 to sign up as class sizes are limited for safety reasons. Those interested do not need to own a firearm to attend the class.

Free support group for new and expectant parents

10-11:30 a.m. the first Tuesday of each month. Erigo, 5301 Paulsen St. Come meet fellow parents and their children to discuss and learn different ways to enjoy parenthood. Cate Glyn-Jones, registered nurse, midwife and lactation consultant, will be on hand to answer all of your questions. This is a free event with refreshments served. To learn more, contact 912-544-6387 or

Adult tennis lessons

4-5:30 p.m. Sundays or 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays. Lake Mayor Tennis Courts. First lesson is free, thereafter $10 per lesson. Loaner rackets available or purchase one for $15. Contact Phyllis Greene, Community Tennis Coordinator, prior to lesson at 912-501-9862, or go to

Free Tae Kwon Do classes

5 p.m. Thursdays and 6:30 p.m. Fridays. Kayton Frazier Boys & Girls Club, 801 Brewer St. Free Tae Kwon Do classes are being offered at the Kayton Frazier Boys & Girls Club. These classes are for boys and girls ages 6-18. Tae Kwon Do is a Korean self-defense system. It is great for children because it teaches respect, self-discipline, self-defense and it is fun. It is offered at 5 p.m. every Thursday and 6:30-7:30 p.m. every Friday. Classes are taught by George Freeman, who is a second-degree black belt. Applications must be completed by parents or guardians at the Kayton-Frazier Boys & Girls Club. The cost is a $2 registration fee. For more information, call 912-443-9143.

Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States

3 p.m. Second Sundays. 5115 Ogeechee Road. Williams A Reed Memorial Post 660 meets the second Sunday of each month. Post meetings are at 5115 Ogeechee Road. For more information regarding our meetings or eligibility for membership in the VFW, call 912-235-3001.

Honor Flight Savannah seeks veterans, volunteers

Honor Flight Savannah is offering WW II and Korean War era veterans living in southeast Georgia and southeastern South Carolina an all expense paid trip to Washington, D.C., to visit their war memorials. To register for a trip or to volunteer to serve as a guardian on a trip, go to or call 912-925-7280. Honor Flight Savannah is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing free trips to Washington, D.C., for area veterans. Funding for trips is dependent on contributions from community citizens and businesses.

Liberty City hosts bingo night

5:30 p.m. Every fourth Wednesday. Liberty City Community Center. The Liberty City Richfield Southover Community Improvement Association, Inc. will host bingo night every fourth Wednesday of the month beginning March 27.

Midday Yoga

Tuesdays, 12:15-1 p.m. Rincon Recovery Resources, 613 Towne Park Drive West, Suite 103. Midday yoga uses Hatha yoga style. Call 912-826-0918 for more information.

13th Colony Sound Savannah Chorus

6:30 p.m. Mondays. Savannah Arts Academy, 500 Washington St. The 13th Colony Sound Savannah Barbershop Chorus meets every Monday at Savannah Arts Academy. If you can carry a tune, come sing with us! For more information, call 912-344-9768 or go to

Rhythmatic Movement Fitness Classes

5-6:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning Dec. 4. 1802 E. Broad St. at 35th Street. GatorBall Academy Inc. announces its bi-weekly, G Ball Rhythmatic Movement Fitness Classes every Tuesday and Thursday beginning Dec. 4. Come out and strengthen your core muscle group with Larry "Gator" Rivers and Debra Hasan. Call 912-358-0521 for enrollment. The cost is a $5 donation per class.

Bonaventure Cemetery tours

Second Sunday of the month. The Bonaventure Historical Society conducts tours of Bonaventure Cemetery on the second Sunday of each month. Tours are offered at 2 p.m., 2:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. These walking tours step off from the same spot, which is marked with a sign. Tours last about an hour and are free, but donations are welcome. For more information, call 912-927-6145 or 912-236-2705 or email

Patriot Previews at The Habersham School

8:15-9 a.m. Thursdays. The true culture of a school is best experienced during a personal tour. Tours of The Habersham School are available every Thursday from 8:15-9 a.m. by appointment only. This is the time to visit our classrooms, meet our head of school and principal and discuss our unique mission. To reserve your spot, contact 912-509-0540 or

Harbour Lights Dancing

Second and fourth Friday of each month. City of Port Wentworth Community House. If you are interested in line dancing or square dancing, call Larry O'Pry at 912-429-0492. Dancing takes place in the City of Port Wentworth Community House the second and fourth Friday of each month.

Bethesda Farm Stand selling organic produce

3-5:30 p.m. Thursdays. Bethesda Academy, 9520 Ferguson Ave. This popular organic farm stand, managed by Bethesda students and staff, sells fresh produce, organic garden seedlings and farm-fresh eggs. Students are actively involved in planting, cultivating and harvesting all items on-site at Bethesda Academy using sustainable, organic farming techniques. For more information, go to or call 912-351-2061.

Psychotronic Film Night

8 p.m. Every Wednesday. The Sentient Bean, 13 E. Park Ave. The Psychotronic Film Society of Savannah shows obscure and/or under-appreciated films from around the world every Wednesday. Whether extremely well-made or "so bad they're good," their selections are always rare, unique and memorable. Check their Facebook page for updated listings. For more information, call 912-232-4447 or go to

MOMSNext Meeting

10-11:30 a.m. First and third Monday of each month. Islands YMCA, 66 Johnny Mercer Blvd. MOMSnext invites moms to come, just as they are, to experience personal growth and practical help relevant to mothering during the school-aged years. Childcare provided upon request. For more information, call 912-898-4344 or email

Toastmasters Club Meeting

Noon. Tuesdays. Saint Leo University, Room 3, 7426 Hodgson Memorial Drive, Ste A. The Small Business Chamber Toastmasters Club meets weekly at noon on Tuesdays at Saint Leo University. For more information, call Carol at 912-844-9139 or got to

Pooler Business Network

11 a.m. First and third Thursday of each month. Lovezzola's Pizza, 320 U.S. 80. Come and network with us. All business owners welcome. Cost for lunch. For more information, call 912-308-6768 or go to

Forsyth Farmers' Market

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Every Saturday. Forsyth Farmer's Market, Bull Street and West Park Avenue. Farmers and local vendors will be at the south end of Forsyth Park. SNAP/EBT and WIC accepted. Free to browse. For more information, go to

Savannah Women's Business Network

11 a.m. Second and fourth Wednesday of each month. The Exchange Tavern, 6710 Waters Ave. Come and join us for our luncheon/networking event. Cost for lunch. For more information, call 912-572-2362 or go to

Weekend cannon firings

9 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, three times daily. Fort Pulaski National Monument, U.S. 80. The park features the nation's largest fully functional reproduction cannon. Historic weapon demonstrations follow historic guidelines and portray uniforms and equipment of the Civil War. Cost: $5 entrance free, ages 15 and younger free. For more information, call 912-786-5787 or go to

Jazz music

7:30-10:30 p.m. Fridays. Ruth's Chris Steak House, 111 W. Bay St. The Kim Polote's jazz trio will be playing the music of Johnny Mercer. For more information, call 912-721-4800 or go to

Thrift and gift store

10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday; 8 a.m.-noon Saturdays. St. Elizabeth's Attic, 16491 Hwy. 144, Richmond Hill. Jewelry, appliances, clothes, furniture, books, children's toys and games are available. All proceeds are donated to local charities. For more information, call 912-727-2664.

Salvation Army Conservatory of the Performing Arts

5:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday. Salvation Army, 3000 Bee Road. Classes in drama, brass, woodwind, vocal, dance, guitar and piano. All ages. Cost: $6 per lesson, fall, winter and spring quarters. For more information, call Lt. Shauntrice 912-352-8366.

Women's self-defense classes

7 p.m. Every Tuesday. Elite Martial Arts Academy, Suite. 107, 1024 Hwy. 80 West. Sponsored by the Guardian Angels and the Academy. Cost: Free. For more information, call 912-484-3007.

Wonderful Wednesday

4:30 p.m. Wednesday. Southwest Chatham Branch Library, 14097 Abercorn St. These sessions are filled with stories, songs, music and activities, especially for children ages 5 to 10. For more information, call 912-925-8305

Dog Days

4 p.m. Wednesdays. Islands Branch Library, 125 Wilmington Road. Practice your reading skills with one of our furry friends. Ages 5 and older. For more information, call 912-897-6233.

The Quilting Project

2-6 p.m. Tuesdays. Wesley Community Centers, 1601 Drayton St. Learn the art, history and technique to making quilts. For more information, call 912-447-5711.

Savannah Sings!

7-9 p.m. Every Thursday. Savannah Mall, 14045 Abercorn St. (meeting room, lower level). Open to all female singers. For more information, call 912-598-3005.

Toddler Third Thursday

10-11:30 a.m. Every third Thursday. The Jepson Center for the Arts, 207 W. York St. This program is designed especially for pre-schoolers ages 3 to 5 and their adult companions. Toddlers will explore artwork from both our permanent and temporary exhibitions, followed by a visit to the Jepson Education Studios. Cost is $5 per child with adult admission. For more information, call 912-790-8800 or go to

Housing Authority of Savannah Neighborhood Resource Center

⢠Job Readiness Counseling, 9 a.m.-noon, Mondays-Fridays. By appointment only. In collaboration with Georgia Department of Labor.

⢠Adult Literacy/GED, 9 a.m.-noon and 1-4 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays. In collaboration with Savannah Technical College.

⢠Basic Computer/Clerical Training, 1-3 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays.

In collaboration with Coastal Empire Goodwill Industries. Free and open to the public, all classes are at HAS Neighborhood Resource Center, 1407 Wheaton St. For more information, call 912-232-4232, ext. 115 or go to

First Friday for Folk Music

7:30-9:30 p.m. First Friday of each month. First Presbyterian Church, 520 E. Washington Ave. Sponsored by the Savannah Folk Music Society, this smoke-free, alcohol-free and family-friendly event features local and touring folk musicians. Recommended donation of $2 per person. For more information, call 912-786-6953 or go to

Dog walks

5 p.m. Sundays. Canine Palace, 612 Abercorn St. ST. ALMO will have informal dog walks at 5 p.m. Sundays, weather permitting. Meet at Canine Palace. For more information, call 912-234-3336.

Safe Kids Savannah car seat safety inspection station

9 a.m. Every Wednesday. Safe Kids Savannah, 420 Mall Blvd. Child car seat safety inspections are done by certified child passenger safety technicians. They will help examine child safety seats for recalls and to make sure the seats are installed correctly. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 912-356-2160 or go to

Dance Party

8 p.m. Every first and third Thursday. Savannah Ballroom, 11 Travis St. Come on out for dance parties at the Savannah Ballroom. Cost is $10 per person and $15 per couple. All ages welcome. For more information, call 912-335-3335 or go to

Barbecue dinner and karaoke night

5-7:30 p.m. (dinner), 7 p.m. (karaoke) every first Friday. American Legion Post 184, 1 Legion Drive, Thunderbolt. Dinner includes chopped barbecue, cole slaw, fancy baked beans, roll, beverage and dessert. Cost is $7 per plate. All singers invited to karaoke night, no cover or admission. For more information, call 912-354-5515, 912-663-8353 or go to

Fish fry

5-7:30 p.m. Every third Friday. American Legion Post No. 184, 1 Legion Drive, Thunderbolt. Fish fry includes fish fillet, french fries, hush puppies, cheese grits, cole slaw and beverage. Cost is $8 per plate. Desserts available from the Ladies Auxiliary unit at additional cost. For more information, call 912-354-5515, 912-663-8353 or go to

The Odd Lot Improv Comedy Troupe

8 p.m. Mondays. Muse Arts Warehouse, 703 Louisville Road. Improvisation show by Savannah's premiere comedy troupe, with bits of original comedy skits worked in. Cost is $5 (or what you can donate). For more information, go to