10 a.m., Saturday, August 21, Medical Education Auditorium at Memorial University Medical Center This support group is open to anybody who has had or is considering having bariatric surgery. For more information call 912-350-DIET 3438).
2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Wednesday, August 18 Curtis and Elizabeth Anderson Cancer Institute at Memorial University Medical Center. This group is open to women coping with gynecological cancers. To reserve your space, please call Jennifer Currin-McCulloch at 912- 350-7845.
We are again planning for the largest Back to School Event of the Year.Our goal is to lend a helping hand to over 3000 children and families as they prepare for the 2010-2011 school year in these economic crises. This county-wide Back-to-School event will be held on Saturday, August 21 at 10 am in the Savannah Civic Center Arena. For … Continue reading “Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance”
Yoga classes will be held on Saturdays, 12-1p.m. at the Windsor Forest Community Center, 308 Briarcliff Circle. Dr. Mahesh Gupta is the instructor. Call 921-2105 or 351-3841 for more information.
St. Joseph’s/Candler’s SmartSenior offers free hearing screenings on September 8 (second Wednesday of the month) by appointment in the SmartSenior office, #8 Medical Arts. The screenings open to the public. For more information, call (912) 352- 4405.
9 a.m., Saturday, August 28 Every Step Counts enthusiastically invites all cancer patients, survivors, and caregivers to join us on our monthly walk. The walk is free and open to everybody. For more information or to register, call DeDe Cargill at 912-398-6554.
The 1978 c/o Tompkins High School will be meeting on Aug. 21, 2010 @ 5:00p.m. at Miyabi’s(200 Eisenhower Dr.) to finalize our plans for participation in the 2010 Wolverine Homecoming.The homecoming will be held on Sept. 4, 2010 on the campus of the Woodville-Tompkins Tech. School located on Coach Joe Turner St. For information please contact Julie Bright-Dinkins @(912) 443-9806 … Continue reading “Tompkins High School c/o 1978”
Sen. Lester Jackson (DSavannah), chairman of the Georgia Legislative Black Caucus (GLBC) Summer Conference, has confirmed Congressman James Clyburn as the featured speaker during the Annual GLBC Summer Conference being held in Savannah, Georgia, on Friday, August 27, 2010. Congressman Clyburn is the first South Carolinian and second African American to serve as Majority Whip in the U.S. House of … Continue reading “Clyburn to Serve as Featured Speaker During Black Caucus Conference”
The Board of Directors and staff of the Economic Opportunity for Savannah- Chatham County Area, Incorporated will hold their 2010 Annual Meeting and Luncheon on Tuesday, August 24th, 12 noon at the Savannah Marriott Riverfront Hotel, 100 General McIntosh Boulevard, Savannah, Georgia. Tickets are $50.00. Please contact Cheryl Eady at 238-2960, Ext. 103 or Linda Fields at 238-2960, Ext. 123. … Continue reading “EOA to Hold Annual Meeting”
WASHINGTON (NNPA) – As the Black unemployment rate rose slightly last month, President Obama has signed the longawaited jobs bill with hopes of turning around employment rates, which for African-Americans still nearly doubles the national average of 9.5 percent. “The Manufacturing Enhancement Act of 2010 will create jobs, help American companies compete, and strengthen manufacturing as a key driver of … Continue reading “Obama signs Jobs Bill as CBC Chair Calls for Specific Help for Blacks”