A Tropical Storm Watch has been issued for Glynn County in anticipation of Hurricane Michael in the Gulf of Mexico. The wind, rain, and flooding remain a concern with the increasing threat of tornadoes. The public should be aware that there will not be an evacuation ordered for the storm event. Residents and visitors are…Read More
- 03https://www.theislanderonline.com/event/jekyll-island-arts-opens-exhibit/10:00 am-4:00 pmFeb-03-17-Mar-04-17
The Jekyll Island Arts Association is pleased to announce an exhibit featuring the wildlife sculpting of Seeley Booth and paintings by Bill White beginning on Wednesday, February 3rd running until March 4th at the Goodyear Cottage Art Gallery and Gift Shop located in the Historic District of Jekyll Island. An artists’ reception will be held Sunday, February 5th from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. All are welcome. The Goodyear Cottage is open on weekdays from 12:00 to 4:00 p.m. and weekends from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Admission is free.
- 25https://www.facebook.com/barkglynncountyga/events/11:00 am-2:00 pmFeb-25-17
The Third Annual Bark For Life Pup Crawl and Kickoff is Saturday, February 25th from 11-2. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the event.
The ticket allows the participant and any number of dogs to stroll through the St Simons Island Pier Village Merchants and receive discounts at businesses and restaurants participating in the event. As well as dog treats.
It also enters participants for the Poker Run and Pet Tricks game. There will be Door Prizes and prizes for all game winners. Many generous prizes have been donated by the St. Simons Island Pier Village Merchants.
The Pup Crawl registration starts at Island Dog at 10:30 on February 25th.
Get your tickets today at: Island Dog, Pet Supplies Plus, Troy University Brunswick Site, and Rich Products on St. Simons Island.
- 25https://www.theislanderonline.com/event/oktoberfest/11:30 am-2:30 pmFeb-25-17
St. James Lutheran Church will hold its Fifth Annual Oktoberfest benefitting SHARE (Speech, Hearing and Rehabilitation Enterprises), and Heather House, both non-profit organizations.
The event, rescheduled due to Hurricane Matthew, will be held Saturday, February 25 from 11:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. in Goodyear Park on Parkwood Dr. in Brunswick, one block from the SE GA Medical Center hospital.
SHARE’s mission is to help persons with disabilities by providing Speech Therapy, Adult Daycare and Vocational Development Programs. Heather House is a residential counseling and support center for young women in recovery. The 2015 Oktoberfest raised over $4000.
The Oktoberfest includes an authentic German meal of Bratwurst, German potato salad, sauerkraut, beans and a drink. Tickets for the meal will be $10.00. There will be baked goods, craft vendors, a raffle for a Oklahoma Joe’s 3-in-1 Combo Grill, cake walk, kid’s games, vintage car show and a silent auction. Admission is free.