It's been 50 years since the Beatles first stepped foot on American soil, and the Rotary Club of Richmond Hill recreated the experience Saturday at its British-themed fundraiser.
Larry Barker, president-elect of the Richmond Hill Rotary Club, answers the questions this week:
Jan. 31: Spanish story time – Join Spanish instructor Cheyenne Kozaily at 10:30 a.m. at the Richmond Hill Public Library for a free 30-minute Spanish story time. All ages are welcome, though the program is geared toward children under 5. For more information, call 756-3580.
Ramblin' man Gregg Allman might have set down roots in Richmond Hill, but he's a long way from settling down.
With less than a month to go before the Savannah Book Festival kicks off, one Richmond Hill book club is getting a sneak peek from the festival's secretary and board member Lesley Francis tonight at 7 p.m. at the Richmond Hill Public Library.
Carole Anne Yarley, assistant librarian at Richmond Hill Public Library, faces the questions this week:
Jan. 23-27: Circus – Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will perform at the Savannah Civic Center in downtown Savannah. Tickets start at $20. For more information and a complete list of show times, visit www.ringling.com.
Twice a week, South Bryan Recreation Director Kay Green puts on her dancing shoes and cranks up the country music.
This week, Kay Green, recreation director for South Bryan County Recreation, answers the questions:
Jan. 17: Running clinic – Two-time Air Force marathon winner and director of the Natural Running Center Dr. Mark Cucuzella will meet with runners at 6:30 p.m. at Georgia Game Changers Running Co. in Richmond Hill. Reservations are encouraged. For more information, call 445-2163.
To help South Bryan residents commit to a healthier lifestyle in 2013, Georgia Game Changers Running Company has teamed up with the Richmond Hill High School JROTC program and WaterWays Township to host the inaugural Resolution Runz on Jan. 19 at WaterWays.
Members of Girl Scout troop 30370 are doing their part to help young girls living in the impoverished West African nation of Liberia.
Just in time for the new year, the Urgent Care Center of Richmond Hill has expanded both its space and services.
Marriage, family and child counselor Randy Frost has been helping to change the lives of Bryan County kids for the last eight years.
Instead of braving the mall this holiday season, the Richmond Hill-Bryan County Chamber of Commerce is encouraging shoppers to keep their dollars local.
Life in Bryan County is full of community events and interesting people, but those who just need to get away from life's hustle and bustle and enjoy some quiet time in nature are in luck. The Ogeechee River is just the place for peace and relaxation, and local organization Ogeechee Riverkeeper is keeping watch to make sure it remains so.
The Richmond Hill City Center hosted High Tea on the Hill for ladies of the community on Feb. 18 to benefit Pay It Forward Foundation of Bryan County, which is headed by Dana Lewis and helps the less fortunate. The event featured hot tea, soup, quiche, sandwiches, fruit, yogurt, scones and a variety of desserts. Hollie Moore Barnidge brought her camera along to document the event.
Feb. 26-March 5: Have fun and get fit - from 10:30 a.m.-noon every Tuesday and Thursday at the South Bryan Recreation Department Gym on Timber Trail.
A large pine tree in front of the Richmond Hill Public Library currently is wrapped in colorful swathes of knitted fabric - the subject of a recent "yarn-bombing" by the Common Threads knitting group. Leaders of the group said the bombing was meant to bring recognition to Common Threads and to let everyone involved have a little creative fun.
Saturday's Richmond Hill Rotary Club fundraising party featuring the Abba Girlz has been called a success and inspired area residents to pay tribute to the 1970s-80s with how they dressed. Rachael Hartman was on hand with her camera.
Feb. 24, 26, 26: SBCR Get Fit and Have Fun - From 10:30 a.m.-noon every Tuesday and Thursday, Get Fit and Have Fun at the Rec Gym on Timber Trail.
Feb. 12, 17 and 19: SBCR Get Fit and Have Fun - Every Tuesday and Thursday from 10:30 a.m.-noon, Get Fit and Have Fun at the Rec Gym on Timber Trail.
Rachael Hartman took her camera to the Richmond Hill High School Talent Show to capture some of the faces in the audience:
Aerial intelligence is here to stay, according to Kevan Stone, a Richmond Hill resident who works with Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) as a military contractor.
Get Lou Gambill, owner of My Grandfather's Place Family Barber Salon in Richmond Hill, to start talking and he's happy to have an audience to listen as he delves into his grandfather's world - a world full of Italian culture and barbering at Baltimore Harbor in the early to mid-1900s.
Auditions for the Richmond Hill Community Theatre production of "The Wizard of Oz," which will be performed May 1 and 2, were last weekend. Here are three people who sought parts:
Feb. 5: Mobile food pantry - The United Way will have its mobile-food pantry for emergency food relief from 10 a.m.-noon at J.F. Gregory Park.
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