Tuesday, Oct. 3
The Southeast Coastal Georgia Computer Club will meet from 6-8 p.m. at the Brunswick-Glynn County Library, 208 Gloucester Street, Brunswick, GA. There will be a presentation on the Amazon Echo. Meetings are always free and open to the public.
Wednesday, Oct. 4
The St. Simons Food Spirits Festival will be held from Wednesday to Oct. 8. A number of events will be held over the course of four days. For tickets and a complete listing of events, visit www.ssifoodandspirits.com.
Thursday, Oct. 5
“Smokey Joe’s Cafe” will be performed by The Island Players at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays Oct. 5-21 and at 3 p.m. Sundays Oct. 8-22, at the St. Simons Casino Theatre, 530 Beachview Drive, St. Simons Island. Admission is $20 for adults, $10 for college students and active military and $5 for students 18 and younger. Details: www.theislandplayers.com.
Friday, Oct. 6
Glynn Environmental Coalition will meet at 11:15 a.m. at the Olive Garden Restaurant, 600 Glynn Isles, Brunswick. There will be an open period for members to speak on issues.
First Friday, a downtown block party, will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. along the streets of Newcastle Street in Brunswick. Various stores will stay open later and hold specials. During the event, Vivian La Vivi Mitchell will hold an art opening from 5 to 8 p.m. at Ritz Theatre downtown.
Saturday, Oct. 7
CoastFest, sponsored by the Department of Natural Resources, will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. to at the DNR headquarters, 1 Conservation Way, near the Sidney Lanier Bridge in Brunswick. For more information, visit coastalgadnr.org/CoastFest.
Railroad Days will host train rides at noon, 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. at train station, 1000 Osborne St., St. Marys. It will coincide with the Rock Shrimp Festival. Tickets are $20 for adults and $14 for kids. Tickets may be purchased at www.stmarysrailroad.com or call 912-200-5235.
Tuesday, Oct. 10
Thursday, Oct. 12
Care Net Pregnancy Center of Coastal Georgia will host a 25 year Celebration Banquet and Fundraiser at 6:45 p.m. at Jekyll Island Convention Center, 75 N. Beachview Dr., Jekyll Island. To reserve a seat, call 264-0231.
The St. Simons Island Art Gallery Crawl will be held from 4-7 p.m. at five galleries along the Frederica Road, all within walking distance of each other allowing guests to “crawl” from gallery to gallery. The Portman Gallery located at Glynn Visual Arts is just a short drive away. For more information, call 912-268-4761.
Cinema Gourmet will be a 2001: A Space Odyssey will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the Ritz Theatre in downtown Brunswick. There will be food and a discussion about the film. The cost is $18 per person. Reservation must be made by Oct. 9, those can be made by calling 262-6934.
Friday, Oct. 13
The Food Truck Oktoberfest will be held from 3:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Mary Ross Waterfront Park in downtown Brunswick. Several food trucks and vendors will be on hand, following the event an after party with live music will be held in Jekyll Sqaure on Newcastle Street in Brunswick.