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WHAT: Kiwanis Club of Skidaway
WHEN: Thursday mornings at 8 a.m.
WHERE: Palmetto Club
HOW MUCH: Free to attend, including any refreshments, which includes coffee/tea (compliments of Morgan Stanley) and occasional pastries from Auspicious Bakery.
CONTACT: Michael Klavon, 912.306.0474 for gate pass
WHAT ELSE: Membership is open to Savannah/Chatham area residents. Visit for more information.

WHAT: New Neighbors
WHEN: Visit to see our calendar  
CONTACT: Visit our website or contact Jody at
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.

WHAT: Landings Eyes Are Smiling
WHEN: June 2024
WHERE: The Landings
HOW MUCH: No charge, just a bit of courtesy
WHAT ELSE: The days are over when a gentleman would tip his hat to others along the street. But the hat wasn’t the point; the connection was eye contact. Brief eye contact and a smile sends a friendly greeting to a stranger, and it might open the door to a future friendship. Courtesy doesn’t cost anything, and it can be fun.

WHAT: a new exhibit by artist Dell Belew
WHEN: June 2 - 30
WHERE: Jewish Educational Alliance, 5111 Abercorn Street
HOW MUCH: Free and open to the public
CONTACT: Katie Griffith, JEA Arts and Ideas Coordinator, 912.355.8111
WHAT ELSE: A self-proclaimed chameleon artist, Dell Belew’s “intuitive” paintings venture into trying new things and changing the focus, concentrating on texture. The exhibit will include some of her representational paintings with texture and a variety of fluid art works and textured abstracts.

WHAT: Tour Guide Training – Volunteer Docents Needed
WHEN: Beginning June 3
WHERE: Green-Meldrim House, 14 W. Macon St., Savannah Historic District
HOW MUCH: Free of charge!
CONTACT: Jamie Credle, 912.233.3845;
WHAT ELSE: Docents lead tours and assist with programs for people from around the world who visit the historic Green-Meldrim House. Trainees will meet on Mondays in June for a two-and-a-half hour session each week. Once trained, volunteer docents are asked to give at least six hours (two shifts) to the museum each month.

WHAT: Landings Stamp Club
WHEN: Friday, June 21, 10 a.m.
WHERE: Messiah Lutheran Church conference room
COST: Free
CONTACT: Carl Luecke, or 631.766.5002 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.



WHAT: SCC’s 2024 Vacation Bible Heroes + Heroines Camp

WHEN: June 24 – 28, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

WHERE: Skidaway Community Church

HOW MUCH: $50 (includes t-shirt)


WHAT ELSE: Calling all rising 1st through 5th graders: Campers will enjoy daily adventures with crafts, games, and sports, while discovering heroes and heroines from the Bible, learning spiritual lessons for everyday life, and making a difference with a community service project that helps kids facing food insecurities. Please register by May 31 at

WHAT: Savannah Wind Symphony Patriotic concert
WHEN: Sunday, June 30, at 3 p.m.
WHERE: The Fine Arts Auditorium on the Armstrong Campus of Georgia Southern University
HOW MUCH: Due to past years’ popularity, we suggest that you get your tickets early. Prices are $35, general admission; $25 military/college students; $10 ages under 18. Tickets are available at or at, or at the door by check or credit card.
CONTACT: Please visit for more information.
WHAT ELSE: Celebrate Independence Day with stimulating music and pageantry! Wear your red, white and blue and bring flags to wave! Master of ceremony Sonny Dixon will be joined conductors David Elliott, John Madden, and Larry Hyatt, with soloists Rebecca Flaherty and Scott Rogers. Also participating are Brass and Color Guard from the 3rd ID at Fort Stewart.  The Chatham County Veteran of the Year will be recognized and honored.

WHAT: Keep Kindness Kool!
WHEN: July 2024
WHERE: The Landings
HOW MUCH: No charge, just a bit of courtesy  
WHAT ELSE: Madge Giorgio, a young Landings resident recalls: “I always loved biking in the early morning, saying hello to all the people that were out and about. It always made me so happy to see their smiling faces. I hope we as a community can get back to that kindness I remember as a child and welcome all the new residents and remind the old ones of what it used to be.” Learn more about the Courtesy Campaign, residents’ responses, and Skidaway waves at


WHAT: Basic sailing class, sponsored by The Landings Sailing Club

WHEN: Saturday, Aug. 24, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m., plus 4 hours on the water

WHERE: TLA Meeting Room, 600 Landings Way South

HOW MUCH: $100, of which $25 of which will be refunded if you join TLSC within 30 days

CONTACT: Angela Margolit,, 973.296.8011

WHAT ELSE: Open to all Landings residents 21 or older who are either new to sailing or want a refresher course.

WHAT: Habitat for Humanity volunteers wanted
WHEN: 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m., Tuesdays and Wednesdays, possibly Thursdays
WHERE: locations vary
CONTACT: Mark Piven,
WHAT ELSE: Prior experience is not necessary. Many volunteers learn on the job and only do whatever they feel comfortable with. Tools are provided.

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, 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

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
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.

WHAT: Dancing for fitness! Great music and stretches complete your workout.
WHEN: 9 - 10 a.m. every Tuesday, beginning Sep. 5
WHERE: Skidaway Island Methodist Church, Bailey Hall
HOW MUCH: $2/monthCONTACT: Marilee Dalby,
WHAT ELSE: A signed waiver is required for participants.

WHAT: Social bridge game
WHEN: Thursdays at 1:00 p.m., starting Sep. 7
WHERE: the Savannah Bridge Club
HOW MUCH: $6 for members, $7 for non-members
CONTACT: Veronica, 912.598.7217 or Savannah Bridge Club, 912.228.4838
WHAT ELSE: All skill levels welcome. Come alone or with a partner or bridge group.

WHAT: Skidaway Scrabblers
WHEN: Every Thursday afternoon
WHERE: Members’ homes
CONTACT: Cathy White,
WHAT ELSE: We are a hap
py 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.

WHAT: Duplicate Bridge
WHEN: Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m.
WHERE: Oakridge Dining Room
HOW MUCH: $4 entry fee paid out to top pairs
CONTACT: Steve Fitzgerald, or 912.856.4172
WHAT ELSE: All are welcome. Please let us know ahead of time if you’ll be joining us, as partnerships are assigned randomly ahead of
the game.

WHAT: Game Night at Skidaway Community Church
WHEN: 6:30 p.m., 3rd Wednesday of the month
CONTACT: Dr. Joe Crotty, SCC p
rogram director – 598.0151, ext. 1104
WHAT ELSE: Join us for an evening of checkers, chess, Trivial Pursuit, group games, and Christian fellowship. To register, visit www.

WHAT: Savannah Speech and Hearing Center’s “Speak Easy”
WHEN: Every Friday morning, 10:00 - 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
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. Attendance via video conference is also available upon request.

WHAT: JWOL Membership
HOW MUCH: Annual membership is $20
CONTACT: Phyllis Aaron, 610.203.4393
WHAT ELSE: Mail or tube check to Phyllis at 4 Breakfast Court. Membership entitles each member to share in the many wonderful programs and social events JWOL offers.

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.

WHAT: Kitten food 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: With so many kittens in foster care, the Humane Society is in need of Fancy Feast canned kitten food, Purina dry kitten ch
ow, and kitten replacement milk (such as KMR) for the neonatal bottle fed kittens. Soft fuzzy blankets would also be appreciated. Donations can be dropped off during normal business hours (Tuesday-Saturday, 1:00-6:00 p.m.) or off-hours in the donation bins outside the Adoption Center on Sallie Mood Drive.

WHAT: Pandemic support group meeting
WHEN: Wednesdays at 6:00 p.m.
WHERE: St. Peter’s Episcopal Church Library
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.

WHAT: Al-Anon
WHEN: Mondays, 4:00 p.m.
WHERE: Skidaway Island United Methodist Church
WHAT ELSE: A recovery program for families and friends of people who are struggling with addiction.

WHAT: Skidaway Cat Alliance Team
WHEN: Ongoing
WHERE: Skidaway Island and surrounding
CONTACT: To learn more about volunteer opportunities or need help with a feral cat, please email or visit our Facebook page at
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.

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
WHAT ELSE: To learn more about Skidaway Hamiltons, a non-partisan civic-minded men’s organization, visit See the calendar for past and future speakers. 

WHAT: Landings Magic Society
WHEN: 7:00 p.m., second Thursday of the month, Oct. through May
WHERE: Plantation Club card room
CONTACT: Jim Ruhl, 912.856.3948, or Bill Sickels, 912.598.9123 or
with an interest in magic is welcome. Every meeting is instructional, entertaining and enlightening.

WHAT: Mat Pilates and Sit-Fit exercise classes at Skidaway Island Methodist Church (SIMC)
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.

WHAT: Pegasus Riding Academy volunteers needed
WHERE: Old Roberds Dairy, 2500 Tennessee Ave., Savannah
CONTACT: For information and directions, visit 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.

WHAT: Stroke Survivors
WHEN: Third Thursday of every month, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
WHERE: Messiah Lutheran Church, 1 West Ridge Rd.
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.

WHAT: Learn to create sleeping mats for the homeless from discarded plastic bags
WHEN: Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m. - 12 noon and Thursdays, 9:30 a.m. - 12 noon
CONTACT:  For project information, DIY videos or to schedule group workshops call Carol Greenberg at 912.355.1238 or
WHAT ELSE: These mat and pillow sets help divert plastic bags from landfills and waterways while providing comfort to the homeless. All ages can learn to cut the bags into ribbons, tie these together to make plastic yarn. No tools are needed for braiding, crochet hooks cost less than $5 and looms about $10 to make.

WHAT: Honor Flight Savannah seeks war veterans and volunteers
CONTACT: 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.

WHAT: Boy Scout Troop 57, for boys 10-18
WHEN: Weekly meeting Tuesday 7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
WHERE: Skidaway Community Church

CONTACT: BSA office, 912.927.7272
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.



WHAT: Green-Meldrim House Gift Shop - Volunteers Needed

WHEN: Ongoing

WHERE: Green-Meldrim House, 14 W. Macon St. - Madison Square

HOW MUCH: Training provided

CONTACT: Jamie Credle, or 912.233.3845

WHAT ELSE: Request for two shifts per month. Please visit for more information.


WHAT: Mexican Train Dominoes game

WHEN: Every Tuesday, 3 - 5 p.m.

WHERE: Palmetto Club/Byrd Room

CONTACT: Lesa Thompson,



WHAT: Co-ed Bridge Group

WHEN: every Wednesday, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

WHERE: Marshwood club/Landings Room

HOW MUCH: $1/person

CONTACT: David Marbry,


WHAT: Quilting group; to learn, share experience and complete projects

WHERE: Skidaway Community Church

WHEN: 3rd Thursday of each month, 3 to 5 p.m.


CONTACT: Janet Smart,; Sandra Grant,; or Donna Nicol,

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.


WHAT: Dancing for fitness! Great music and stretches complete your workout.

WHEN: 9 - 10 a.m. every Tuesday, beginning Sep. 5

WHERE: Skidaway Island Methodist Church, Bailey Hall

HOW MUCH: $2/monthCONTACT: Marilee Dalby,

WHAT ELSE: A signed waiver is required for participants.



WHAT: Ladies Bridge

WHEN: 5 - 9 p.m., 1st Wednesday each month, November through April

WHERE: Palmetto Club, arranged through “Catering” at the club.

CONTACT: Bobbi Erwin,; Karen Sellick,; Carol Young,

WHAT: Enjoy a dice game requiring no skill but enjoying a fun night out with friends
WHEN: 2nd Tuesday of the month, 6:30-8:30 pm  Begins Oct. 10

WHERE: TLA building on Landings Way South
HOW MUCH: $6 to cover room cost and prizes
CONTACT: Wendy Crowell, or

WHAT: Max of 24 players. Players must have a basic knowledge of the game.
WHEN: Every Wednesday, 2 - 5 p.m.
WHERE: Marshwood Clubhouse, Skidaway Room
CONTACT: Diane and Paul Bloom,


WHAT: Keeping the Diamond Causeway Clean of trash
WHEN: 8 a.m., 3rd Saturday of each month, starting Oct. 21
WHERE: Meet at Butterbe
an Landing parking lot
CONTACT: Courtney Fowler, 912.891.0850 or
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.

WHAT: Casseroles for Safe Shelter
WHEN: Every 3rd Tuesday
WHERE: Drop off at 2 Moonrise Circle; Other locations TBD
CONTACT: Sue Souls, or

WHAT: Landlovers community service toiletry collection
WHEN: ongoing
WHERE: Drop off location is the front porch at 2 Moonrise Circle, Deer Creek
CONTACT: Carol Stiles,
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.

WHAT: Landlover Ladies 9-Hole Golf Group
WHEN: Tuesdays (Tee times from Chelsea system)
WHERE: Varies each week
HOW MUCH: Only for events that include catering by the club.
CONTACT: Jan Rosenbaum at or
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. Throughout January, LLL9 will collect large jars (48 ounce size preferred) of peanut butter to donate to the Food Pantry. Our goal is to exceed the 144 pounds donated last year. The Landing Club golf and Landlovers memberships are required.

WHAT: Landlovers walking group
WHEN: Wednesdays and Saturdays
WHERE: Starting places changes monthly; info is on website “Calendar”
CONTACT: Email Bev Dalrymple at to sign up
WHAT ELSE: Looking for walking buddies? Join our morn
ing 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.

WHAT: Landlovers Ladies Discussion Group
WHEN: First Thursday every month, year round, 1-3 p.m.
WHERE: Members homes
CONTACT: Bernadette Maffei,
WHAT ELSE: New members are always welcome, but participants must be members of Landlovers.

WHAT: Landlovers International Group
WHEN: 6:30 p.m., third Monday of the month, October through May,
WHERE: Member homes
CONTACT: Denise Larson,; Elizabeth Cowell,; Sue Souls,
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.

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,
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 regarding movie and restaurant options. Must be a Landlovers member. Membership is open to all residents of Skidaway Island.

WHAT: Landlovers Men’s Lunch
WHERE: Various restaurants around Savannah
WHEN: 2nd Wednesday of each month
HOW MUCH: Based on restaurant
CONTACT: Rick Armstrong, or John Holmquist,
WHAT ELSE: This is the eighth year of this popular men’s activity. Participants must be members of Landlovers.

WHAT: Landlovers Photography Club
WHEN: 3:45 - 4:45 p.m., third Tuesday of the month October, November, February, March
WHERE: Skidaway Island M
ethodist Church, Bailey Hall
HOW MUCH: $20 per year
CONTACT: Edgar Yu and Carl Kotheimer,
WHAT ELSE: Monthly speakers, regular workshops, photo walks/excursions, photo challenges, annual exhibit of our best work, get-togethers with photo enthusiasts at all levels of expertise. Beginners and Smart Phone photographers are welcome!

WHAT: Landlovers Rambles
HOW MUCH: Entrance fees and lunch.
CONTACT: Kate Kastner,
WHAT ELSE: Visit local areas of scenic and historical importance. Travel is via carpool. Some degree of walking is always required and will be described with each trip

WHAT: Landlovers Singles Co-ed Book Club
WHEN: 4th Thursday each month, 5:00 p.m.
WHERE: Various Landings clubhouses

CONTACT: Marianne Claysmith,
WHAT ELSE: We read novels and biographies. Members belong to the Landings Club

WHAT: Landlovers Stitch and Bead
WHEN: Tuesdays, 2 – 4 p.m.
WHERE: in member’s homes (announced by email)
CONTACT: Leslie Matthews,
WHAT ELSE: We welcome crafters working on any type of needle projects, from knitting to needlepoint, beading, felting, crewel and cross stitch.  Landlovers membership is required. Contact to be added to our email list.


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