15th Annual Pumpkin Patch in Richmond Hill (Oct 4)

girl-with-pumpkinRichmond Hill Garden Club to Host Annual Tradition at J.F. Gregory Park

Pumpkins and mums, games for fun, face painting and good food, home and garden decorations—that's what you'll find at this year's Pumpkin Patch, sponsored by the Richmond Hill Garden Club. A tradition for 15 years now, this year's event will be held in the pavilion in J. F. Gregory Park on Saturday, October 4, from 9-1. Admission is free. Tickets ($1 each) must be purchased to play games, buy food, or have faces painted.


The game options have been expanded this year. In addition to the usual Fish Pond, Ring the Pumpkin, Pick a Pumpkin, and Bean Bag Toss into giant pumpkin mouths (little pumpkin mouths for little kids in the Pumpkin Toss), the garden club is introducing Pumpkin Wheel of Fortune and Creepy Feels. Each game requires a $1 ticket to play, and each player wins a prize. Face painting requires either a $1 ticket or 3 $1 tickets, depending on the complexity of the design.


Rotary Club Donates to Provide Handicapped Access for Henderson Park

barkpark-visit-mainDistrict Governor Visits Henderson Park Site in Richmond Hill, GA

(RICHMOND HILL, GA) September 15th 2014 The Rotary District Governor – Ted Thompson – made his annual visit to the Rotary Club of Richmond Hill and was delighted to visit the recently completed handicapped access walkway at Henderson Park which was in part funded by the Rotary Club of Richmond Hill.


Off Broadway Dance Studio Ribbon Cutting and Open House

offbroadway-grandopeningYour Dance Destination in Richmond Hill, GA

The Richmond Hill/Bryan County Chamber of Commerce and other guests joined for the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Open House for Off Broadway Dance Studio on Friday, September 12th at 480 Edsel Drive, Suite 200.


Voice Festival Fundraiser Dinner Hosted in Richmond Hill

Chad-headshotSuites at Station Exchange to Host Voice Festival Dinner Fundraiser

RICHMOND HILL, GA – September 15th 2014 to celebrate National Opera week, the Suites at Station Exchange and Station Exchange At Home are hosting a magical evening of delicious food, wine and the vocal arts.  Artists from the Savannah VOICE Festival will perform favorite music from Broadway, opera and popular song at a special fundraising dinner held at the Suites at Station Exchange located at 3205 TSX Grand Central in Richmond Hill from 6.30-9.30pm on Saturday October 25th 2014.


Horsin' Around with 'Wines and Equines' Fundraiser

horse-backriding2nd Annual ‘Wines and Equines’ Fundraiser to Support Therapeutic Riding Experiences for Individuals with Disabilities

SAVANNAH, GA – September 11th 2014 Horsin’ Around is hosting their second annual ‘Wines and Equines’ fundraiser to encourage people to support therapeutic riding experiences for individuals with disabilities.  The event will take place on the evening of Saturday October 25, 2014 from 6:30-8:30pm at 1032 John Carter Rd. Bloomingdale, GA.


9/11 Remembrance Ceremony Hosted by BCES & RH Fire Department

we-remember-the-9-11"WE PROMISE TO REMEMBER THE 11th OF SEPTEMBER"

Thursday, September 11th, 2014 the Bryan County Emergency Services and the Richmond Hill Fire Department hosted a 9/11 remembrance ceremony at Bryan County Firefighter Memorial located behind the County Administration Building on Captain Mathew Freeman Drive. The service was designed to honor all victims and their family members involved in the tragic events that occurred on September 11, 2001 in New York City, Washington D.C, and Shanksville, Pennsylvania.


Yappy Hour with Music by Roger Widener (Sept 17)

Dexter-doggieBark Park to Host Monthly Yappy Hour at Fish Tales

RICHMOND HILL, GA – September 10, 2014 Richmond Hill, GA: The Bryan County Bark Park is delighted to welcome back talented local musician Roger Widener at its September Yappy Hour which will take place on the evening of Wednesday September 17 from 6-8pm.


Run at Work/School Day Event Coming to Game Changers

run-richmondhillga9th Annual Run at Work Day to be Celebrated on September 19

Georgia Game Changers Running Company and Jalapeno's Mexican Restaurant have partnered with the largest grassroots running organization in the country, the Road Runners Club of America, to promote the 9th Annual RUN@WORK Day on September 19, 2014. Through this partnership, our organizations are working together to promote physical activity and healthy living within our community and around the country.


2014 Bryan County Campaign Kickoff for United Way

unitedway-charityUnited Way of the Coastal Empire Announces Bryan County Goal of $75,000

The United Way of the Coastal Empire held its annual kickoff campaign for Bryan County on September 9th in Richmond Hill, GA. This annual event serves to kick start Bryan County’s campaign season.


2nd Annual Shoot to Kill Cancer Sporting Clays Fun Shoot

shootto-kill-cancerTeam LIFESAVERS Raises Money to Benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Team LIFESAVERS hosted their second annual Shoot to Kill Cancer Sporting Clays Fun Shoot this past Saturday, September 6th. The event was held at Dorchester Shooting Preserve, and was sponsored by Galbreath & Son's Heating and Air.


First Tee of Savannah Announces 10th Anniversary Gala (Oct 11)

gala-celebration10th Anniversary Gala Celebration with Stevens Hale and Associates

(SAVANNAH, GA) The First Tee of Savannah will host the 10th Anniversary Gala Celebration with Stevens Hale and Associates as presenting sponsors on Saturday, October 11, at the Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa. Themed “Links to Success”, the evening will tee-off with dinner, a silent auction, live music and dancing. We expect 300 guests to attend. The gala will showcase how the program has grown from serving 150 participants in 2004 to providing access to golf for over 40,000 young people over the past 10 years.


Off Broadway Hosts an Exciting Workshop with SYTYCD Winner (Sept 27)

Chehon-Wespi-TschoopChehon Wespi-Tschoop Set to Teach 2 Master Classes in Richmond Hill, GA

Off Broadway is pleased and proud to announce our latest guest artist/choreographer, Mr. Chehon Wespi-Tschoop, the WINNER of So You Think You Can Dance, Season 9! We are the only studio in the greater GA coastal area to have a WINNER as a guest teacher!


Curves Hosts National Open House Week (Sept 15-20)

090414 SeptOpenHouseRecent Survey Finds Nearly Seven in Ten Women Would Like More “Me Time”

Richmond Hill , GA (Grassroots Newswire) Sept 4, 2014 -- Curves International, Inc., (http://www.curves.com/) the largest chain of fitness centers for women in the world, announced today that participating Curves are hosting an Open House the week of September 15-20, 2014 and new members can receive 30 days free,* in addition to a free workout. The Open House week provides women with the opportunity to check out their local "all-new" Curves and take some important "me time" for themselves.


9th Annual Buddy Walk Names Jamie Deen as Grand Marshal

Jamie-DeenRaising Awareness and Funds for Down Syndrome

(SAVANNAH, GA) American cook, restaurateur, and TV personality, Jamie Deen will serve as the Grand Marshal of the 2014 Buddy Walk. The ninth annual event begins Saturday, October 4 at 10 a.m. in Forsyth Park. Thousands of people are expected to attend this year’s event to raise awareness and funds for local programs, including Camp Buddy and Night of Champions. Deen sits on the LDSS board and has also served as Buddy Walk Grand Marshal multiple times.


Friends of the Library In-the-Book-Room Sale (Sept 16)

colorful-books-wallpaperThe Friends of the Richmond Hill Library Monthly In-the-Book-Room Sale

The Friends of the Richmond Hill Library will hold its monthly In-the-Book-Room Sale on Tuesday, September 16, from 2-6.  The monthly sale is in response to customer requests for additional access, beyond the regular daily sales in the library, to a larger quantity of quality used books.


Musical & Spaghetti Dinner at Bryan Neck Presbyterian Church (Sept 14)

Bryan-Neck-Presbyterian-ChurchRichmond Hill Presbyterian Women to Host Gospel & Country Concert

The Presbyterian Women of Richmond Hill Presbyterian Women are hosting a musical and spaghetti dinner event at the Manse on the Bryan Neck Campus at 7196 Belfast-Keller Rd. on Sunday, September 14th at 4:30 pm. Mr. Mark Cartwright will perform his very special music and a full spaghetti dinner will follow.


Pacing for Polio 5k (Oct 4)

logo-Pacing-for-PolioRotary Club of Richmond Hill and Georgia Game Changes are 'Pacing for Polio'

RICHMOND HILL, GA – September 8th 2014 the Rotary Club of Richmond Hill and Georgia Game Changers are teaming up to make sure the sun sets on polio at a fundraising 5k race and fun evening at 6pm on Saturday October 4th 2014. 


2014 Coastal Empire Kingfish Classic Tournament

ska-fish2014 SKA Tournament Held at Fort McAllister Marina in Richmond Hill 

The 2014 Coastal Empire Kingfish Classic Tournament was held on Saturday, September 6 at Fort McAllister Marina in Richmond Hill, Georgia. The tournament was a huge success and a great fishing day for our anglers!


The 2014 First Annual Senior Fashion Show

senior-fashion-showA Fashion Show Showcasing the Richmond Hill Senior Center and Bon Worth

The Richmond Hill Senior Center held its First Annual Senior Fashion Show on Friday, September 5. The fashion show showcased the Senior Center's members modeling Bon Worth outfits.


Unity in the Community Mingles at Labor Day Family Picnic

jasoncarterUnity in the Community Around the Town of Richmond Hill

Submitted by: Craig and Sharon Butts


Last weekend, Unity in the Community was invited and come out and visit the Labor Day family picnic at J.F. Gregory Park. This year the picnic was recognizing all of the men and women who work - whether they are teachers, miners, firefighters, police, farmers, doctors and more. Whether its part time or full time, they all are the ones who make America run.






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