Community Events


The Macedonia Missionary Baptist
Church

Pastor’s Support Care Ministry, 508 E. Jones Street, Savannah, Georgia is sponsoring their annual Low Country Boil and Deviled Crab Plate, Saturday, September 19, 2009 from 1200 noon until 5.00 p.m. The event will be held at the Frank Callen Boys & Girls Club located at 510 E. Charlton Street, Savannah, GA 31401. Low Country Boil ticket: $12.00, Devilled Crab Plate ticket: $ 7.00. Please contact 912-667-3110 or 912-233-0937 for more ticket information.

Volunteers Needed
Share your time and special talents with others, join the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program of EOA, we need your help to help others. Through RSVP seniors 55 and older serve in various community organizations from 1 to 40 hours per week. Make your choice of where you want to serve from the many local agencies we are afflicted with.Qualification are to be 55, want to enjoy life and have the desire to share your personal talents with others. Savannah VA Clinic, American Red Cross, American Cancer Society and Hospice House are presently in great need of volunteers through RSVP.Remember, “Volunteers Are The Heart of America”For further exciting information please call 234- 7842 or Linda Fields at 238- 2960 ext. 123.

Overcoming by

Faith Health Fair
and Clothing Drive
The church will hold a health fair and clothing drive from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, September 19, Overcoming by Faith Ministries, 9700 Middleground Road Memorial University Medical Center is participating in this event, which includes a blood drive, a Goodwill clothing drive, and concessions. Memorial will offer cholesterol screens, blood pressure checks, cancer risk assessments, body mass index assessments, and more. For information, call Sheila Bishop at 927-8601.

Junior League

Thrift Sale
The 62nd annual Junior League of Savannah Thrift Sale will be held on Oct.2 from 10 am to 2 pm and Oct. 3 from 10 am to 3 pm at the Savannah Civic Center. Admission is $5Tickets are on sale now and may be purchased at the Civic Center Box Office, 651-6556 or online at jrleaguesav.org

Sol C Johnson

Class of 1994
It’s been a long time coming, but it’s finally here. The 1994 graduating class of SCJ will host there 15 year reunion October 2-4. For additional information, contact 441- 6794, or 604 4139. Registration deadline is September 23.

Tatemville

Community

Meeting
Tatemville Neighborhood Community will meet on Monday, September 21, 2009 at 6:00p.m. at the Tatemville Community Center located at 333 Coleman Street. The meeting is free. The public and the residents of Tatemville are invited and encourage to attend.

Coktails for a

Cause
Please join us for “Cocktails for a Cause” to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association Memory Walk on Wednesday, September 16, 2009 5:00pm – 7:30pm at First City Club, 32 Bull Street, Savannah, GA. Raffle Prizes and Silent Auction, please bring cash or check! Enjoy appetizers, drink specials, music, fellowship & networking! Check First City Club out at www.firstcityclub. com. Please visit the Savannah Memory Walk page memorywalk09.kintera. org/savannah. We appreciate your support of the Alzheimer’s Association Memory Walk! Call 920- 2231 for more information.

Free Prostate

Cancer Screening
will be held at 5 p.m., Monday, September 28, Curtis and Elizabeth Anderson Cancer Institute at Memorial University Medical Center. The National Black

Leadership

Initiative on

Cancer

Savannah Coalition Inc. Presents: Knowledge is Power Health Education Workshop for Churches, Civic Groups, Sororities If you would like to Host a Knowledge is Power Workshop Hurry Workshops are Limited! Please call 912- 695-5286. This event is free and open to all men and women. Light Meal will be served, and there will be gifts and giveaways. Tutors and mentors needed. Help give the gift of education. For more information please contact Kerri Goodrich, Performance Initiatives, Inc., 912-507-7106.

The Alzheimer’s

Association

The Alzheimer’s Association’s Annual Memory Walk will take place on Saturday, September 26 at Johnson Square in Savannah from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

People across Coastal Georgia are invited to participate in this year’s event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research programs. This inspiring event calls on volunteers of all ages to become Champions in the fight against Alzheimer’s.

Come enjoy a beautiful walk through Savannah’s historic district, great music by Bucky Bryant and Chuck Courtenay, BBQ from Sticky Fingers, and fun for all ages!

How: Register to walk, start your team, become a sponsor, or make a donation by visiting the Alzheimer’s Association at www.georgiamemorywalk. org or call 912-920-2231 for more information. Babies Don’t Come

With Instructions

Love Babies? This Volunteer Opportunity is for You! The First Steps Parents of Newborns program pairs volunteers with new families in the hospital setting to provide emotional support, parenting education materials, and referrals to community resources. Volunteer training and all materials are provided. For more information about the First Steps Parents of Newborns program call 819-6911 or 819-6910.

Golden Age Program

Seeks Seniors
All seniors are encouraged to participate in the Golden Age Program at the beautiful Tatemville Lake and Community Center, Monday-Friday 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 333 Coleman St. Enjoy good fellowship, hot meals daily, crafts, shopping trips, computer class gardening & more. For more info call 691-6289.

“Wheels of Love”
Do you know someone who has been deprived of their ability to walk due to illness or disease? If so, “Wheels of Love” can help your loved ones regain confidence and their independence with a power wheelchair or scooter. For eligibility, call 1-866- 631-3022.

BOAT
You and your family are invited to join us on September 19, 2009 at Cann Park at 11:00am-3:00pm.We are looking for local talent, youth choirs, praise teams, dance teams, speakers, poets, kickball and baseball players & more! BBQ & Fish dinners will be on sale! If you, your organization, or congregation would like to set up a booth, participate, volunteer, or make a donation please contact us at 272-6101 or email b.o.a.t@live.com for more information.

Free Computer

Classes
St. Joseph’s/Candler’s African-American Health Information & Resource Center offers free computer classes every Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and second Saturday of each month. For more information about what skills are taught, please contact 912-447-6605.

Tiny Tots

Consignment Sale
The Tiny Tots Consignment Sale will be held Friday and Saturday, September 18 and 19th from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday and 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday at St. Michael’s Episcopal Church on the corner of Washington and Waters Avenues across from Daffin Park. For more information, go to www.tinytotssale.com, email info@tinytotssale.com, or call (912) 412-2833.


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