The Garrison of Fort King George State Historic Site will host an evening ceilidh celebration of Scottish music and dance from 6-10 p.m. Saturday, April 10, at the Contentment Bluff Pavilion on the Julianton River near Shellman Bluff in northern McIntosh County.
SAVANNAH - Each year, a group of local master gardeners spends the cold days of winter and early spring growing a variety of plants in the greenhouse at Bamboo Farm and Coastal Gardens, preparing for the annual spring plant sale. This year's sale is from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, April 3, and will include native perennials such as boltonia, pink muhly grass, little bluestem, purple coneflower, phlox and white-flowered Joe Pye weed.
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) A problem in getting a workplace project up and moving might upset the lamb, who likes things done on time. But be patient. The delay could turn out to be a blessing in disguise.
The City of Pembroke will host its annual Egg-Stravaganza on Saturday, April 3, from 10 a.m. until noon at the City Park located on Lanier Street behind the courthouse. All kids under 12 years of age is invited. The event will include goodies for the kids, a jelly bean counting contest, prizes, a visit from the Easter bunny, and of course, the Big Easter Egg Hunt! Please don't forget to bring your basket!
The Savannah Music Festival, Georgia's largest musical arts festival, hits its second weekend and runs through April 3.
SAVANNAH - Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World in Savannah will have free Easter activities for children and families at various times March 27-April 4. The store is at 14045 Abercorn St.
There's a new group in town! The Richmond Hill Community Theatre is in rehearsal for their first presentation, "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown (Revised)," to be performed on April 30 and May 1 and 2 at the New Beginnings Church off 144 in Richmond Hill.
TYBEE ISLAND - The small Savannah beach community of Tybee Island is gearing up for its big screen debut on March 31 in "The Last Song" starring Miley Cyrus, Greg Kinnear and Kelly Preston. This Disney/Touchstone major motion picture was filmed on Tybee Island during the summer of 2009.
The screenplay and the novel by the same name were both written by Nicholas Sparks with the screenplay being finished before the novel was released last fall. The film is a coming of age tale about 17-year-old Veronica "Ronnie" Miller (Cyrus) who is sent by her mother (Preston) to spend the ...
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) You might be upset about having to deal with problems that are no fault of your own. But you can turn the annoyance into an asset by showing how quickly and how well you can resolve them.
The Statesboro Herald and the Averitt Center for the Arts are teaming up again for the second annual 2010 Statesboro Film Festival to find and honor the best locally made films. The festival is scheduled for 7 p.m., Thursday, April 15, at the Averitt Center in downtown Statesboro.
The Savannah Music Festival, Georgia's largest musical arts festival, kicked off Thursday and runs through April 3.
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) An unexpected problem should be handled as quickly as possible so that it doesn't cause too much of a delay. Someone who knows what you're facing could provide needed advice.
Savannah's model railroad club, the Coastal Rail Buffs, will have its 21st annual Savannah Model Railroad and Train Show from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, May 1, at Armstrong Atlantic State University's sports center on Abercorn Street.
MACON - Something's going to be missing from Macon's annual Cherry Blossom Festival when it begins later this week. Namely, cherry blossoms.
Officials say there probably won't be any cherry blossoms visible for the festival when it starts on Friday because of the unusually cold temperatures this winter.
Fort King George State Historic Site will have a Scottish heritage day from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, March 20. The site is at 302 McIntosh Road in Darien.
September has proven to be a pretty poor month for movies.
Hinesville: Liberty Stadium Cinemas
Aug. 23 to Sept. 22: Someone in authority might decide to select you as a candidate for a project that carries more responsibilities. Be prepared to show why you're the right choice for the job.
UnityFest, a community praise celebration that will run from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday at Bryant Commons, will feature gospel and national recording artist Alvin Slaughter. The UnityFest Super Choir and several local Christian artists also will perform. The event is open to the public.
'Rock' Powerlifting & Bench Press Competition will be Saturday in the 4thIBCT Fitness Center. Weigh-in is at 8:30 a.m., briefing at 9:30 and lifting at 10:15.
The second annual sweet-tea tasting competition is set for 2:30-11 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, during the 10th annual Blues and BBQ festival in downtown Hinesville.
If "Mud," now is out on home video, were a novel, it would be considered Southern Fiction.
MIDWAY - The area's newest stage company, "Scouts on Stage," will host a kick-off barbecue fundraiser at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 18 at the Dorchester Village Center in Midway.
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Aug. 23 to Sept. 22: Keep a rein on that green-eyed monster. Jealousy is counterproductive. Instead of resenting a colleague's good points, concentrate on developing your own abilities.
The U.S. Army Soldier Show, a 75-minute song-and-dance production by active duty, Army Reserve and Army National Guard soldiers, will be presented at 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Newman Fitness Center.
One show has gone from "What?" to "Wow!" virtually overnight. Do you know "Orphan Black"? Read on or get left behind.
Revolutionary War cannon demonstrations will be held from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday, Sept. 2, at Fort Morris State Historic Site, 2559 Fort Morris Road in Midway.
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STATESBORO - The Georgia Southern University Performing Arts Center has announced the 2013-14 season, including tributes to Johnny Cash and Patti Page, Broadway performances, the Moscow Festival Ballet and more.