Marti Ledford, from Nashville, Tenn., will return to the area for a concert, sharing her faith through song, at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 11, at the FirsAt Baptist Church of Blitchton. The church is located at 5204 Hwy. 80 East, Ellabell.
Hays Library Closing on Sundays
This week, I was pleasantly surprised at the movie theater. You're going to want to watch this film, "Takers." I never expected it to be so good.
Folks across the country will be taking it easy this holiday weekend by breaking out the grill for backyard barbecues – and Bryan County is no different.
SAVANNAH - The Savannah Philharmonic hosted a cocktail party Aug. 17 at the Jepson Center for the Arts on Barnard Street to premier the 2010-11 concert season. After a cocktail hour, guests were invited into the Neises Auditorium for a presentation from Peter Shannon, artistic director and conductor of the Savannah Philharmonic. The presentation featured highlights and excerpts from the upcoming season.
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Careful, lamb. Taking on too many tasks at one time can cause you to create more snarls each time you try to work your way through the tangled mass. Best to handle one job at a time.
The 13th Colony Sound Barbershop Chorus is inviting all men interested in learning to sing in four-part harmony to a guest night from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday, Aug. 30, at the Richmond Hill City Center in J.F. Gregory Park.
The Liberty County Community and Area Mass Choir will have auditions for its next performance at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 7, at St. Philip's Episcopal Church.
Entertainers already are lining up to perform at Hinesville's seventh annual Blues & BBQ festival from 4-11:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 18.
Marne Lanes League Sign-ups
Today's topic of discussion is Jennifer Aniston's latest chick flick.
The Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum in Pooler will offer a free model airplane building classes Saturday, Aug. 28, for children, and free admission for them when they buy a model airplane. World War II model airplanes are on sale in the museum gift store for $12. Model airplanes from the museum's archive collection also will be on display.
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Cupid is strong in the aries aspect this week, with the cherub opening romantic possibilities for single lambs, and strengthening ties 'twixt loving pairs already in a caring relationship.
Mongolian Night on Thursdays
I watched "The Expendables" last weekend and shame on you if you have no idea which film that is.
Did you know that March 15 is Absolutely Incredible Kids Day? The holiday was created by Campfire USA to show kids how special they are. Such a day allows parents and grownups to focus on the absolutely incredible kids in their lives.
MUSIC CLASS — When a pen and a desk is your instrument, the whole world is your recording studio, as long as you have a pen and a desk.
ELECTRICIAN SCHOOL — Thanks to Pinterest and HGTV we all think we’re expert DIY pros when it comes to our homes. Quite often we go into our projects with the confidence of a lion only to finish and feel as sheepish as, well, a lowly sheep. You should see the wood floors in my house. Let’s just say the elevation change in my living room is enough to give you altitude sickness.
IROM MAN’S PAD — Whether you love Marvel movies or think they’re the downfall of modern cinema, you can’t deny that you want to be Tony Stark. Go ahead, you can admit it, we won’t judge you.
Several notable vintage titles are being released this week, including several Blu-ray upgrades and some golden oldies making their DVD debut.
Barnaby gets a new partner as the latest season of “Midsomer Murders” comes to Blu-ray and DVD this week.
ADDINGTON/DROPPINGTON — Another month is almost over, and that means it’s time to find out what you’ll no longer be able to watch on Netflix streaming and what you get to look forward to.
ÉIRE — Unless you were living under a rock at the turn of the millenium, you are more than aware of Michael Flatley and his rise to fame with over-the-top productions centered around traditional Irish step dancing.
"McFarland, USA" (rated PG) — 3 1/2 stars
The Great Snowball Battle, by Game Salute, is a simple, short and entertaining card game of throwing snowballs and running for cover.
Disney’s “Big Hero 6” is among 2014’s top 10 box-office hits and won the Academy Award last weekend for Best Animated Feature. This week, it was released on Blu-ray and DVD.
Here are five movies from various platforms families may want to consider. Note: Since not all are appropriate for younger children, age recommendations are included.
Sometimes, the road to mediocrity is paved with good intentions.
Way back when, I grew up in lovely Calabasas, California, alongside such notables as Ricky Schroeder and Erik Menendez. (Thankfully, I got out before the Kardashians arrived.) If, by chance, you happen upon a copy of Calabasas High School’s 1986 yearbook, you’ll see a picture of my friend Aaron Priceman in a trenchcoat and sunglasses standing alongside yours truly dressed up as Ed Grimley.
Information for parents about the film "The Lazarus Effect":