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ISLAND HOPPING – JANUARY 13, 2023

WHO NEW?
WHAT: New Neighbors
WHEN: Visit www.landingsnewneighbors.com to see our calendar  
CONTACT: Visit our website or contact Jody at nnnewmember@gmail.com
WHAT ELSE: The club offers more than 250 different activities from biking, golf, pickleball, walking groups or fishing to Mahjong, Bridge, Needle-arts and Canasta. We have exciting military tours and special events for you to enjoy right here on Skidaway Island.


GOTTA LOVE IT
WHAT: Landlovers membership / open to all Skidaway Islanders
HOW MUCH: Each $30 membership fee covers one household of one or two adults.
CONTACT: Vicki Knapp at landloversmembership@gmail.com or visit www.landingslandlovers.com for more information.
WHAT ELSE: The membership year runs from September 1 through August 31. Landlovers is a philanthropic and social organization dedicated to enriching the Landings community and Skidaway Island at large. Landlovers sponsors year-round social activities and fundraising events to support student scholarships and multiple non-profit service organizations.

BLANKET SOLUTION

WHAT: 10th Annual Landings Winter Blanket Drive for Savannah Seniors, in association with Senior Citizens Inc.

WHEN: Now through Jan. 15

WHERE: Donate a new blanket at the drop boxes in the lobby of the Oakridge Wellness Center, or mail or tube a donation to Maurice Greene, 6 She Crab Circle, 31411

HOW MUCH: $20 suggested donation

WHAT ELSE: 100 percent of proceeds go to SCI to buy blankets. There is no overhead. Check payable to “SCI” for Senior Citizens Inc., and please note “Blanket Drive” in the memo section if you would like a receipt for tax purposes.

 

POURED PAINT PROCESS

WHAT: The Works of Andrea and Mark Mathews

WHEN: Now through Jan. 31

WHERE: JEA Art Gallery, 5111 Abercorn St.

HOW MUCH: Free and open to the public

CONTACT: Vicky Lunick, 912.355.8111

WHAT ELSE: At the start of the pandemic, Andrea and Mark Mathews tried paint-pouring and fell in love with creating art. Their techniques are varied, using acrylic paint followed by an epoxy coat, which makes the colors pop and protects the piece. Excess paint is used to create necklaces, trivets, and coaster sets, which can also serve as trivets. Their slogan is, “Art you look at, art you can wear, and art you use.”

A GOOD READ

WHAT: Jewish Women of the Landings Book Club

WHEN: Monday, Jan. 16, 10 a.m.

WHERE: Member’s home

CONTACT: Sherrireddick@me.com

WHAT ELSE: The Ticking Clock: Behind the Scenes of 60 Minutes by Ira Rosen will be discussed. Two-time Peabody Award-winning writer and producer Rosen reveals the intimate stories of his decades at the iconic TV show.

 

THE COAST WITH THE MOST

WHAT: Coastal Conservation Association of Skidaway January Meeting – “The Growth at the Base of the Food Chain”

WHERE: St. Peter’s Church

WHEN: Monday, Jan. 16, 7 p.m.

CONTACT: Paulette Hamilton, 610.509.0279

WHAT ELSE: Benjamin Lowin, PhD student at Skidaway Institute of Oceanography and the University of Georgia, will discuss the primary production that measures the growth at the base of the food chain, which determines how many fish an ecosystem can support and provides an estimate of carbon flux in the water column. The CCA’s January raffle prize is a bait-cast combo rod and reel and tackle box valued at $200.

 

SHUTTERBUGS

WHAT: Landlovers Digital Photo Club

WHEN: Jan. 17, Feb. 21, March 21 at 3:45 p.m.

WHERE: Bailey Hall, Skidaway Island United Methodist Church

HOW MUCH: There are no photo club dues this year, but you must be a member of Landlovers

CONTACT: Amy Collings, landloversphotoclub@gmail.com

WHAT ELSE: Whether you are a novice photographer, an expert shutterbug, or anything in between, come join the Landlovers Digital Photo Club. In-person meetings have resumed, so come out and enjoy being part of our great group of supportive people.

 

DEMOCRATIC PROCESS

WHAT: Skidaway Island Democrats general meeting

WHEN: Tuesday, Jan. 17, at 7 p.m.

WHERE: THRIVE meeting room; 5 Lake Street

HOW MUCH: Free

CONTACT: RSVP at Skidawaydemocrats.com

WHAT ELSE: All Democrats are encouraged to attend. Invited guest speakers are Rep. Ann Allen Westbrook and Wade Herring. Refreshments will be served. Please visit skidawaydemocrats.com for agenda.

 

THE RIGHT STUFF

WHAT: Ladies On The Right (LOTR) luncheon meeting, with guest speaker Star Parker, founder and president of the Center for Urban Renewal and Education (CURE) and weekly broadcast host of “CURE America.”

WHEN: Thursday, Jan. 19; 12 to 2:30 p.m. Social hour 12 to 1 p.m.; lunch/program 1 to 2:30 p.m.

WHERE: The Landings Palmetto Club

HOW MUCH: LOTR members, $30; guests, $35

CONTACT: For more info or to register/pay (deadline Jan. 16): ladiesontheright.org

WHAT ELSE: LOTR is a greater-Savannah community leadership organization whose mission is to inform, educate and inspire members to take action roles on issues that impact our country, community and lives.

 

LADIES’ NIGHT

WHAT: Landlovers Girls Time Out

WHEN: Jan. 19; Doors open at 7 p.m.

WHERE: Savannah Smiles Dueling Pianos

COST: $6 (cash) or $7 (credit card), payable at the door

CONTACT: Email LLgirlstimeout@gmail.com

WHAT ELSE: Enjoy an evening out with great ladies. We will be joining New Neighbors Wilde Women for a fun evening of song, food, drink, and a great time. There is street parking, but carpooling is recommended.  Landlovers membership required.

 

ANIMAL INSTINCTS

WHAT: Saving wildlife at Ft. Stewart

WHEN: Thursday, Jan. 19, 4 p.m.

WHERE: St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, 3 W Ridge Rd.

HOW MUCH: free for FOSA members, $5 for guests

CONTACT: friendsofskidawayaudubon@gmail.com

WHAT ELSE: Larry Carlile, chief of the Fort Stewart/Hunter Army Airfield Fish and Wildlife branch, will highlight the efforts to protect threatened and endangered species at the military bases as part of Skidaway Audubon’s continuing speaker series. Join FOSA on the web or at the door.

 

PLAY DATE

WHAT: Landlovers Games Day

WHEN: Jan. 20, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

WHERE: Palmetto Ballroom

CONTACT: landingslandlovers.com – details and sign up listed under Fundraisers

HOW MUCH: $60/person for play and lunch

WHAT ELSE: Form your tables of four and enjoy your favorite games, raffle, 50/50, and super grand prizes. Landlovers membership required.

 

STITCHIN’ TIME

WHAT: Landlovers Stitch and Bead

WHEN: Tuesdays, Jan. 24, Feb. 7 and 21, 2 to 4 p.m.

WHERE: Members’ homes

CONTACT: Leslie Mathews (lmathews50@gmail.com) to be added to email list

WHAT ELSE: We welcome crafters working on any type of needle projects – knitting, needlepoint, beading, felting, crewel and cross-stitch. Location announced by email. Landlovers membership is required.

 

CARING WITH CASSEROLES

WHAT: Safe Shelter Casseroles

WHEN: Jan. 24, Feb. 14, March 7

WHERE: Your home

CONTACT: Carol Stiles, carolstiles@gmail.com, or Sue Souls, smsouls@gmail.com

WHAT ELSE: If you enjoy cooking and want to help those in need as well, we need your help providing casseroles to SAFE Shelter. On your assigned day, you make any casserole you want at your home, and we’ll deliver it to SAFE Shelter. To learn more, email LLcommService@gmail.com to get on our distribution list for more information. Must be a Landlovers member to participate.

 

POSTAL PEOPLE

WHAT: Landings Stamp Club

WHEN: Jan. 27 at 10 a.m.

WHERE: Messiah Luthern Church conference room

COST: Free

CONTACT: Carl Luecke, cluecke@comcast.net or 912.349.0340 for meeting details.

WHAT ELSE: Beginner, advanced, or anyone in between is welcome to join our monthly meeting. Learn about buying, selling or preserving your collections, and discover different types of stamps from all over the world.

 

FLOWER CHILD

WHAT: The Works of Eyal Sherman

WHEN: Feb. 1 – 28

WHERE: JEA Art Gallery, 5111 Abercorn St.

HOW MUCH: Free and open to the public

CONTACT: Vicky Lunick, 912.355.8111

WHAT ELSE: Eyal Sherman was a quadriplegic for 32 of his 36 years. Despite his physical challenges, he became an artist, achieving a bachelor of fine arts from Syracuse University. “Eyal’s Flowers” is a collection of his works, and has been generously loaned by the Eyal Sherman Foundation, which raises funds to support the physically disabled, in both medical and non-medical causes.

 

SOCIALLY ACCEPTABLE

WHAT: Landlovers Winter Social

WHEN: Tuesday, Feb. 7, 5-7 p.m; Member bar opens at 4:45 p.m.

WHERE: Marshwood Clubhouse, Arnie’s Tavern and Palmer’s Steakhouse

CONTACT: Laura Gebele, lgebele121@gmail.com; Nealy Madsen, mnmadsen2000@gmail.com; Holly Taylor, sweetbrook231@hotmail.com

HOW MUCH: $80 per person

WHAT ELSE: “Travel” with Landlovers to Portugal for a casual evening of mingling over fine wines and small plates, prepared by Chef Sam at Marshwood. Reserve your spot at landingslandlovers.com (Happenings – Socials). The event is capped at 120 participants. You must be a Landlovers member to attend, but club membership is not required.

 

DANCE FEVER

WHAT: Landlovers “Shall We Dance?”

WHEN: Monday, Feb. 13, 7-8:00 p.m.; 8-8:30 p.m. free dance

WHERE: Skidaway Island United Methodist Church

CONTACT: Marilee Dalbey, 334.797.9952

HOW MUCH: Tickets are $15/person available at www.landingslandlovers.com

WHAT ELSE: February is the Tango! Landlovers members only. Sign up begins on Jan. 20. Bring water, wear comfortable clothing and shoes. Class size is limited to 66.

 

GATHERING GROCERIES

WHAT: Second Harvest Packing

WHEN: Friday, March 3 and Friday, May 5 ; 9-11 a.m.

WHERE: America’s Second Harvest Volunteer Center; Meet at the Methodist church by 8:15 to carpool

CONTACT: Carol Stiles or Sue Souls, llcommservice@gmail.com

WHAT ELSE: Four times a year, Landlovers Community Service gets together on Friday mornings to provide volunteer labor to pack boxes for needy families at America’s Second Harvest of Coastal Georgia, a nonprofit food bank and community partnering organization. No skill is required, just a caring heart. We’d particularly like to encourage any men who have time to join us. All are welcome, but participants must be members of Landlovers. We are in search of a coordinator. If you are interested in leading this wonderful effort, please let us know!


HOW DOES YOUR GARDEN GROW?
WHAT:
47th Annual NOGS Tour of Hidden Gardens
WHEN: April 14 and 15; Garden tour times, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
WHERE: North of Gaston Street (NOGS) to the Savannah River
HOW MUCH: Premium tickets will go on sale in November, followed by tea tickets in December. Follow us on Facebook and Instagram @GardenClubSAV to be the first to know.
CONTACT: Please direct all inquires to nogsgardentour@gmail.com
WHAT ELSE: This special tour unlocks the gates of select private and historic gardens located in Savannah’s Landmark Historic District for self-guided exploration. As part of the tour, ticket holders are invited to a Southern tea at the Green-Meldrim House. Proceeds from the tour are donated to organizations throughout the Savannah area.

 

TAXATION REPRESENTATION
WHAT: Opportunities for volunteer income tax assistance with Neighborhood Improvement Association
WHEN: starting in January, flexible hours from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
WHERE: several sites in Savannah, Pembroke, Rincon, Richmond Hill and Hinesville
CONTACT: Tiffany Carter, tcarter@niacdc.org or 912.447.5577
WHAT ELSE:  This program helps underserved communities by offering free tax preparation. No experience necessary. Volunteers include greeters/screeners and tax preparers


FRIENDLY WORDS
WHAT: Skidaway Scrabblers
WHEN: Every Thursday afternoon
WHERE: Members’ homes
CONTACT: Cathy White, cathy77024@yahoo.com
WHAT ELSE: We are a happy group of dedicated Scrabble players who enjoy a social game. Join us for a game or two and discover that you, too, may want to be a Skidaway Scrabbler.


WALK AND TALK
WHAT: Landlovers “Let’s Walk”
WHEN: One hour every Wednesday and Saturday at 8 a.m.
WHERE: Marshwood in November and Delegal in December
CONTACT: Email Bev Dalrymple at bevdal00@gmail.com to sign up
WHAT ELSE: Looking for walking buddies? Join our morning walking group. Walking pace is brisk but “talkable.” This is a great way to get some exercise, see the island and chat with friends. You must be a Landlovers member to participate.


POSTAL PEOPLE
WHAT: Landings Stamp Club
WHEN: TBA
WHERE: Messiah Luthern Church
COST: Free
CONTACT: Carl Luecke, cluecke@comcast.net or 912.349.0340 for meeting details.
WHAT ELSE: Beginner, advanced, or anyone in between is welcome to join our monthly meeting. Learn about buying, selling or preserving your collections, and discover different types of stamps from all over the world.


FINANCIAL AID
WHAT: AARP Tax-Aide Program needs volunteers
WHEN: Training in Dec. and Jan.; Tax preparation starts Feb. 1 for 10 weeks; hours and days are flexible
WHERE: Chatham SW and Bull Street Libraries
CONTACT: Volunteer coordinator John Gerardi, 912.661.8705 or johngerardi@hotmail.com
WHAT ELSE: This program provides free tax preparation for low- to moderate-income families, as well as the elderly and people with disabilities. AARP Tax-Aide saves underserved individuals/families millions in preparation fees and helps taxpayers claim millions in refunds, which can be used to reduce poverty. Tax preparers will be trained to become IRS-certified. Volunteers are also needed to help with intake/front desk.


SPEAK EASY
WHAT:
Savannah Speech and Hearing Center’s “Speak Easy”
WHEN: Every Friday morning from 10 to 11:30 a.m.
WHERE: Savannah Speech and Hearing Center - 5414 Skidaway Rd.
HOW MUCH: Free and open to the public
CONTACT: Jenna Harcher, 912.355.4601 or jharcher@speechandhearingsav.org
WHAT ELSE: A support group for survivors of stroke or traumatic brain injury and their family or caregivers. Participants work on improving and maintaining skills associated with speaking, listening, reading, and writing. Due to Covid-19, masks are currently required.

BE A DECENT DOCENT
WHAT: Become a historical interpreter
WHEN: Part-time – Monday thru Saturday, 10-4; or Sundays, 12 noon -4 p.m.
WHERE: The Andrew Low House Museum, 329 Abercorn St. on Lafayette Square
HOW MUCH: $9.50 per hour
CONTACT: Chris Sergi, Education and Programs Manager Andrew Low House csergi@andrewlowhouse.com or 912.233.1828 ext.102
WHAT ELSE: The Andrew Low House is searching for enthusiastic and dedicated individuals with a love of history to serve as guides and educators to represent our museum.


SHALOM
WHAT: JWOL Membership
HOW MUCH: Annual membership is $20
CONTACT: Sherri Brecker
WHAT ELSE: Mail or tube check to Sherri at 18 Cricket Court. Membership entitles each member to share in the many wonderful programs and social events JWOL offers.


ANIMAL ATTRACTION
WHAT: Call for volunteers
WHEN: Flexible hours to meet your needs and schedule, various tasks
WHERE: The Humane Society Thrift Shop, 7215 Sallie Mood Dr.
CONTACT: Volunteer coordinator, Yvonne Hemphill, 603.502.6906
WHAT ELSE: No experience necessary. All proceeds from the thrift shop go to supporting the care of the shelter’s animals.


PET PROJECT 
WHAT: Linen drive for the Humane Society of Greater Savannah
WHEN: Ongoing
WHERE: Humane Society Adoption Center, 7215 Sallie Mood Dr.
CONTACT: Call Rosemary Longueira at 598.2875 or drop donations at 22 Long Island Road, Oakridge
WHAT ELSE: Donate old towels, washcloths, pillowcases, sheets, dish towels, pet beds, and chair cushions. Please bring them to the front of the Adoption Center, not the Thrift Shop donation area.


 LOSS MITIGATION 
WHAT: Pandemic support group
WHEN: Meeting Wednesdays at 6 p.m.
WHERE: St. Peter’s Episcopal Church Library
HOW MUCH: Free
CONTACT: Suzanne at St. Peter’s, 598.7242
WHAT ELSE: Many of us have lost friends or family, and pandemic isolation has made dealing with these losses difficult. Dr. Stevens Peirsol will guide the group, offering those who would like to share and find help in processing loss.


 FRIENDS OF FRIENDS OF BILL W. 
WHAT: Al-Anon
WHEN: Mondays, 4 p.m.
WHERE: Skidaway Island United Methodist Church
WHAT ELSE: Weekly meeting for families and friends of people who are problem drinkers.


 FERAL FRIENDSHIP 
WHAT: Skidaway Cat Alliance Team
WHEN: Ongoing
WHERE: Skidaway Island and surrounding
CONTACT: skidawaycats@gmail.com or visit our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/skidawaycatallianceteam
WHAT ELSE: The Skidaway Cat Alliance Team is a group of dedicated animal lovers who provide food, population control (spay/neuter), medical care, and shelter for free-roaming cats in the Skidaway area. We have cats and kittens currently being fostered that are available to new, loving homes.


DUEL PURPOSE
WHAT: Skidaway Hamiltons meetings
WHEN: Every third Tuesday of the month, 3:30 p.m.
WHERE: Messiah Lutheran Church, Skidaway Island
HOW MUCH: Free for members of the Skidaway Hamiltons and Skidaway Abigails
CONTACT: HamiltonsMembers@gmail.com
WHAT ELSE: To learn more about Skidaway Hamiltons, a non-partisan civic-minded men’s organization, visit skidawayhamiltons.org. See the calendar for past and future speakers. 


 HOCUS POCUS! 
WHAT: Landings Magic Society
WHEN: 7 p.m., second Thursday of the month, Oct. through May
WHERE: Plantation Club card room
CONTACT: Jim Ruhl, 912.856.3948, jsruhl@gmail.com or Bill Sickels, 912.598.9123 or whsickels@gmail.com
WHAT ELSE: Anyone with an interest in magic is welcome. Every meeting is instructional, entertaining and enlightening.


 HEAR GREAT SPEAKERS 
WHAT: Kiwanis Club of Skidaway
WHEN: Thursday mornings at 7:45 a.m.
WHERE: Plantation Club
HOW MUCH: Free to attend; Breakfast - $13, Coffee only - $2.50
CONTACT: Michael Klavon, 912.306.0474 for gate pass
WHAT ELSE: Membership is open to Savannah/Chatham area residents. Visit www.kiwanisofskdaway.com for more information.


BODY AND SOUL
WHAT: Mat Pilates and Sit-Fit exercise classes at Skidaway Island United Methodist Church (SIUMC)
WHEN: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Mat Pilates, 9:15-10:10 a.m.; Sit Fit: 10:15-11:10 a.m.
WHERE: Bailey Hall at SIUMC, 54 Diamond Causeway
HOW MUCH: $5 per class for 8 or more classes per month. $6.25 per class for 7 or fewer classes per month.
CONTACT: For more info or to register, call  Elena Bennett, ACSM-certified fitness instructor at 404.510.6042
WHAT ELSE: Mat Pilates participants must bring an exercise mat and be able to get up/down from the floor. Sit-Fit participants should wear athletic shoes. Everyone should bring a water bottle.


 HORSE SENSE 
WHAT: Pegasus Riding Academy volunteers needed
WHERE: Old Roberds Dairy, 2500 Tennessee Ave., Savannah
CONTACT: For information and directions, visit www.prasav.org or call 912.547.6482
WHAT ELSE: Pegasus Riding Academy is a therapeutic riding program providing safe, professional and ethical equine-assisted activities for individuals with physical, mental and emotional disabilities. Volunteers are needed to assist these special children. Horse experience not necessary.


 MEETING OF THE MINDS 
WHAT: Stroke Survivors
WHEN: Third Thursday of every month, 4 to 5 p.m.
WHERE: Messiah Lutheran Church, 1 West Ridge Rd.
HOW MUCH: Free
CONTACT: Shirley Nack, 598.7047
WHAT ELSE: Share your experiences with stroke survivors. At our meetings we listen and learn what other survivors have accomplished in order to return to an active lifestyle.


 CAUSEWAY CLEAN-UP
WHAT: “Shine Bright like a Diamond (Causeway),” litter pickup along Diamond Causeway
WHEN: 1 or 2 times per month, as trash amount deems necessary  
WHERE: Meet in the parking lot of Butterbean Beach
CONTACT: Courtney Fowler, causewaycleanup@gmail.com or 912.313.6040
WHAT ELSE: Please bring work gloves and a safety vest if you have one; a trash-picker works wonders as well.  We will provide trash bags. Water is recommended to avoid dehydration.


 WELCOME MAT 
WHAT: Learn to create sleeping mats for the homeless from discarded plastic bags
WHEN: Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m. – 12 noon at Oakridge Club; Thursdays, 9:30 a.m. – 12 noon at JEA
CONTACT: Please RSVP to Carol Greenberg at 912.355.1238 or MStarArts@gmail.com
WHAT ELSE: Help divert plastic bags from landfills and waterways while providing comfort to the homeless. Completed mats will be on display the first week in February at the JEA Art Gallery.


 IT’S AN HONOR 
WHAT: Honor Flight Savannah seeks war veterans and volunteers
CONTACT: honorflightsavannah.org or 912.367.9020
WHAT ELSE: Honor Flight Savannah is offering WW II, Korea and Vietnam War era veterans living in southeast Georgia and southeastern South Carolina an all-expense paid trip to Washington, D.C., to visit their war memorials. Funding for trips is dependent on contributions from community citizens and businesses.


JUST DANCE
WHAT: Dance for fun and fitness
WHEN: Tuesdays, 9-10 a.m.
WHERE: Skidaway United Methodist Church, Bailey Hall
HOW MUCH: A $2 monthly fee will be charged to cover insurance; Landlovers membership is required
CONTACT: Marilee Dalbey (marileedalbey@gmail.com)
WHAT ELSE: Come join us in comfortable workout clothes and shoes. We will dance to popular hits, classic songs, Broadway and Latin music. Gentle standing stretches completes your workout. A signed waiver is required for all participants.


OUTDOOR ADVENTURE
WHAT:
Boy Scout Troop 57, for boys 10-18
WHEN: Weekly meeting Tuesday 7-8:30 p.m.
WHERE: Skidaway Community Church
CONTACT: BSA office, 927.7272
WHAT ELSE: Chartered in 1989, the troop has sponsored 80 Eagle Scouts to date. Weekly meetings, monthly outings (canoeing, canoeing, hiking, kayaking, rafting, backpacking), yearly summer camp and high adventure trips. New Scouts and transfers are welcome.

FOR LADIES ONLY
WHAT: Landlover Ladies 9-Hole Golf Group
WHEN: Tuesdays (Tee times from Chelsea system)
WHERE: Varies each week
CONTACT: Jan Rosenbaum at LandloverLadies9@gmail.com
WHAT ELSE: Landlover Ladies 9-hole Golf welcomes those who have a basic understanding of the rules, pace of play and have a GHIN number. Our focus is on having fun with a casual get together afterwards. The Landing Club golf and Landlovers memberships are required.


READ ALL OVER
WHAT:
Landlovers Singles Co-ed Book Club
WHEN: 4th Thursday each month
WHERE: Palmetto Clubhouse
CONTACT: Ray Arnold, rayjarnold@gmail.com or Marianne Claysmith, claysmith2@aol.com
WHAT ELSE: Landlovers and Landings Club membership is required.

CAN YOU CANASTA?
WHAT:
Landlovers Canasta
WHEN: Every Wednesday, 1-3 p.m.
WHERE: Palmetto Clubhouse
HOW MUCH: Free
CONTACT: Dianne Bloom, thewinelady2005@yahoo.com
WHAT ELSE: Both women and men are welcome. Maximum 24 players and must have basic knowledge of the game. Because we play in the Palmetto Clubhouse, you must be a member of both The Landings Club and Landlovers.

SEW WHAT?
WHAT:
Landlovers Material Girls
WHERE: Skidaway Community Church
WHEN: 3rd Thursday of each month, 3 to 5 p.m.
HOW MUCH: Free but you must be a member of Landlovers
CONTACT: Janet Smart at maxwellsgal@aol.com, Donna Nicol, dkn777@aol.com; or Sandra Grant at sandragrant07@comcast.net
WHAT ELSE: Whether you are an experienced quilter or new to the craft, please join us for some handwork, conversation and networking. Bring a project you are working on, show and tell, or just plan to socialize. Learn about quilt shops in the area and local quilt guilds. All members of Landlovers who are interested in quilting are welcome.

LUNCH BUNCH
WHAT:
Landlovers Men’s Lunch
WHERE: Various restaurants around Savannah
WHEN: To be determined
HOW MUCH: The cost of your own meal
CONTACT: Jim Smart, smartsville@aol.com; or Rick Armstrong, armstrp@hotmail.com
WHAT ELSE: This is the eighth year of this successful men’s activity. Participants must be members of Landlovers.

ALL ABOARD!
WHAT:
Landlovers Mexican Train Dominoes, open to all Skidaway Island residents, not just the Landings
WHEN: Tuesdays 3:30-5:30 p.m.
WHERE: Palmetto Clubhouse’s Byrd Room. Because we play in a clubhouse, Landings Club membership is required.
HOW MUCH: Free but Landlovers membership is required
CONTACT: Laurie Milano, lamilano@aol.com
WHAT ELSE: Because we play in the Palmetto Clubhouse, you must be a member of The Landings Club and Landlovers. The Byrd Room can have a maximum of 24 players. If you plan to join us, please bring a set of dominoes if you have one.

REEL MEN
WHAT:
Landlovers Men’s Action Movies, open to all Skidaway Island residents, not just the Landings
WHEN: We usually see an action movie once a month when a good movie is showing.
HOW MUCH: Movie admission
CONTACT: Dave Robinson, dave.robinson16@gmail.com
WHAT ELSE: Men’s Action Movies is a friendly gathering of men who want to see movies your wife probably wouldn’t want to see. We will see a late afternoon showing and then go to a modest local eatery. Dinner is optional; RSVPs are appreciated; no dues; carpool from the Methodist Church. About five days in advance, you will receive information on the movie choices and restaurant selection. Must be a Landlovers member. Membership is open to all residents of Skidaway Island.  

BATH AND BODY WORKS
WHAT:
Landlovers community service toiletry collection
WHEN: ongoing
WHERE: Drop-off location is the front porch at 2 Moonrise Circle, Deer Creek
WHAT ELSE: Are you traveling and staying at a hotel? If you have any unused hotel soaps, shampoos, or lotions, please bring them back to Savannah. Share your vacation with Social Apostolate, which works with poor, homeless and disabled people in different ways including providing showers for those in need. No mouthwash or larger sized toiletries, please.

BUNCO SQUAD
WHAT:
Bunco: A dice game requiring no skill but featuring fun with friends
WHEN: 2nd Wednesday each month - 6:30-8:30 p.m.
WHERE: Landings Association building on Landings Way South
HOW MUCH: $6 to cover room cost and prizes
CONTACT: Dianne Bloom - thewinelady2005@yahoo.com, or Barbara Capes - b_capes@comcast.net
WHAT ELSE: Landings Landlovers membership is required. Membership is open to all residents of Skidaway Island.

GREEN NO MORE
WHAT:
Landlovers Coastal Georgia Living
WHEN: First Wednesday each month, October through May, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
WHERE: Messiah Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall
HOW MUCH: Annual dues are $25 individual or $30 family; Guests welcome for $5
CONTACT: Donna Bunn - donnabunn@gmail.com, or Deb Werner - debkwerner@yahoo.com
WHAT ELSE: Coastal Georgia Living, formerly known as Green Thumb Club, focuses on gardening, wildlife and the Georgia coastal lifestyle. Must be a Landlovers member. Membership is open to all residents of Skidaway Island.

SMALL WORLD
WHAT:
Landlovers Marco Polo Group
WHEN: October through May - third Monday of the month, 6:30 p.m.
WHERE: Member homes
CONTACT: Sue Souls, LLMarcoPolo100@gmail.com
WHAT ELSE: The Marco Polo group is for our international friends. If you were born in or have lived at least one year (including an academic year) outside the U.S., you are eligible to join. Attendees are asked to bring an international appetizer to share as well as their own beverage and glass. Must be a Landlovers member. Membership is open to all residents of Skidaway Island.
 

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