Social and Community News
The St. Pius X High School Alumni will hold its monthly meeting on the fourth Saturday of March (March 23, 2019) 1:00 p.m. at the Savannah Classical Academy, 705 East Anderson St. Savannah, GA (Grove St. Entrance). All students who attended St. Pius X High School between 1952 & 1971 are invited to attend and join. The group meets monthly … Continue reading “Meeting Date Change For Pius X High School Alumni Assoc.”
On Sunday, February 3, 2019 the FILS (Future Iota Leaders) and members of Nu Chapter of Iota Phi Lambda Sorority, Inc. took a black history tour. This tour was part of the Sorority’s Black History Month celebration. Dr. Jamal Tourè owner of Day Clean Journeys and Political Science Professor at Savannah State University guided the tour. The tour included stops … Continue reading “Nu Chapter of Iota Phi Lambda Sorority, Inc. Takes A Tour…”
Wow! The holidays are over. The time is approaching for the annual Old Fort Reunion. It will be held Monday night, April 23, 2019 at the Masonic Hall, 628 Broad Street. Save the Date. Contact J. Green at (912) 236-7109 for more details.
On Saturday, March 9, 2019 members of the 1971 Juniorr. Class of Sophronia M. Tompkins High School met at Greenbriar Children’s Center and presented Mrs. Gena Taylor donations of paper towels, tissue, canned vegetables and fruit for their pantry. This was our yearly non-profit project. We realize how important it is to give back to those who are in need … Continue reading “Tompkins High School Junior Class of ‘71 Donates To Greenbriar”
The Sol C. Johnson National Alumni Association meets every 4th Saturday at 2p at the WW Law Center 909 E. Bolton Street Savannah, GA. Please come join us so we can exchange ideas to continue to Not to Equal but Excel. Mark your calendars for the gathering of like minded people who will attend our annual Membership Drive and Cook … Continue reading “Sol C. Johnson National Alumni Association”
The City of Savannah Human Services Department will host a workshop, Lessons for Leaders Saturday, March 23, 9:30 a.m. – 12p.m. at the Savannah Morning News Auditorium,1375 Chatham Parkway. Presenters are Antwone Smoak, Savannah Economic Development Authority (SEDA) and Crystal Commodore, formerly of the Savannah Mediation Center. Topics will include shaping the future; role of the executive board, getting millennials … Continue reading “Lessons for Leaders”
6:30 p.m., Tuesdays, and 12:45 p.m., Thursdays, FitnessOne, 3rd floor of the Memorial Outpatient & Wellness Center, Memorial University Medical Center. These weekly yoga classes are free for cancer survivors and those in treatment. The classes help with flexibility and balance while also providing relaxation. The instructor is Yoga Alliance registered with more than 200 hours of training, including specialized … Continue reading “Yoga for Cancer Patients and Survivors At Memorial”
On Sunday, March 24 at 4 pm, the Savannah Branch NAACP Prisons Committee will host a Mass Meeting at Thankful Missionary Baptist Church, Rev. Dr. Bobby Jones, Pastor, located at 820 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Invited guests are Chatham County Sheriff John T. Wilcher, Savannah City Council member Van Johnson, and Chatham County District Attorney Meg Heap. This meeting … Continue reading “Savannah Branch NAACP Prisons Committee To Host March Mass Meeting”
On Wednesday, March 27, 2019, Savannah-Chatham County Public Schools will host the district’s annual spring “Ready to Work Job Fair” for the district’s sophomores, juniors and seniors. The job fair will allow employers, recruitment officers and college admissions representatives the opportunity to meet with students from all eleven Savannah Chatham high schools. The “Ready to Work Job Fair” takes place … Continue reading “SCCPSS Seeks Participants for Spring Job Fair”
There was an error printed in the story titled, 2019 Oscars Present Diversity & Inclusion. James Baldwin wrote, “If Beale Street Could Talk.” (not Richard Baldwin) The Savannah Tribune apologizes for the error and any inconvenience.