Step Up Savannah with Hands On Savannah offers “Welcome to the State of Poverty” simulation, 9 a.m., Oct. 14 at the Civic Center

By | September 24, 2008

Hands On Savannah of the United Way of the Coastal Empire and Step Up Savannah, Inc. are partnering to host a poverty simulation on Tuesday, October 14. The simulation is open to the public and will take place from 9 a.m. – 12 noon at Savannah’s Civic Center. The simulations, developed by Rowel (Reform Organization of Welfare) Education Association, require … Continue reading “Step Up Savannah with Hands On Savannah offers “Welcome to the State of Poverty” simulation, 9 a.m., Oct. 14 at the Civic Center”

Assistant City Manager to Speak at the Hungry Club

By | September 24, 2008

Rochelle Small-Toney, Assistant City Manager for Public Development, will speak at the regular monthly breakfast of the Hungry Club Forum of Savannah, Inc. (HCFS), on Saturday October 4, 2008, in the Multipurpose Annex of the May Street YMCA, at 9:30 AM. Ms. Small-Toney, was hired by City Manager Michael Brown on July 9, 2007. As chief of the Public Development … Continue reading “Assistant City Manager to Speak at the Hungry Club”

Savannah State University to Perform Greek Comedy Lysistrata

By | September 24, 2008

Savannah State University will perform the Greek classic Lysistrata on October 2-4, 2008 at 8:00 P.M. and October 5, at 3:00 P.M in Kennedy Theatre on SSU campus. The performance is sponsored by Savannah State University ; tickets are $10 general admission and $5 for students/ faculty. Lysistrata, written in 411 BC by Aristophanes, is a comedy in which the … Continue reading “Savannah State University to Perform Greek Comedy Lysistrata”

“Custodial Parent’s Day Out”

By | September 24, 2008

Parent & Child is proud to announce “Custodial Parent Day Out” for the community to be held September 27, 2008, 505 East 54th St., Noon-2pm. All custodial parents and their children are encouraged to attend this free event. The purpose of this event is to recognize and salute custodial parents in Chatham County. Parent & Child services mission is assisting … Continue reading ““Custodial Parent’s Day Out””

AASU’s HOLA Hosts Latino Heritage Week Sept. 29 – Oct. 3

By | September 24, 2008

A celebration of diversity and Latin culture is coming to the Armstrong Atlantic State University (AASU) campus Sept. 29 – Oct. 3, when AASU’s Hispanic Outreach & Leadership (HOLA) program hosts Latino Heritage Week. This year’s highlights include a performance by of one Miami’s (FL) premier dance companies, the Hispanic Flamenco Ballet at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 2 in the … Continue reading “AASU’s HOLA Hosts Latino Heritage Week Sept. 29 – Oct. 3”

USMC Veterans Celebrate 67th Reunion

By | September 24, 2008

The 7th Marine Reserve Officers Class will be in Savannah from September 21-25. All 307 members of this class fought on important Japanese islands in the South Pacific from 1942-1946. The Marines were the first U.S. force to land on a major Japanese island, Guadalcanal. Their victory there was acknowledged to be the turning point in our war in the … Continue reading “USMC Veterans Celebrate 67th Reunion”

Savannah Baptist Center Looking for Volunteers

By | September 24, 2008

Savannah Baptist Center, 704 Wheaton Street, is looking for volunteers for our after school program that targets children who attend East Broad Elementary School, Spencer Elementary School and Hubert Middle School. Students arrive after school and have snack. Our goal is to then direct children to age graded classrooms for small groups to work on homework and other academics. Games … Continue reading “Savannah Baptist Center Looking for Volunteers”

“Juice” a reality play by Ja A. Jahannes

By | September 24, 2008

“Juice,” a reality play by Ja A. Jahannes, will be performed September 25, 26, 27 by the Savannah State University by “The Players By The Sea” in Kennedy Auditorium at 7 pm each night. This musical drama is free and open to the public. It has adult situations and adult language. “Juice” is about sex and sensibilities. Paul, a young … Continue reading ““Juice” a reality play by Ja A. Jahannes”

Savannah Association for the Blind, Inc. Sponsors Annual Fall Bazaar

By | September 24, 2008

You can help the blind and visually impaired continue to live a normal life and achieve independence with dignity by supporting the Savannah Association for the Blind, Inc. Annual Fall Bazaar and White Elephant/Thrift Sale- Friday, October 3, 2008 – 9:00A.M. – 5:00P.M. Savannah Association for the Blind, Inc. is a private, nonprofit 501(c) (3) agency, which has been in … Continue reading “Savannah Association for the Blind, Inc. Sponsors Annual Fall Bazaar”

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Coastal Empire Makes First Ever Match

By | September 24, 2008

In April of 2008, Savannah’s Mayor Otis Johnson announced his plans to convene a youth summit to discuss the juvenile problem facing the city of Savannah. The goal of the summit was to seek input from the public and to unveil a plan to address the problem. At the same time, a new youth serving agency was beginning to lay … Continue reading “Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Coastal Empire Makes First Ever Match”