Today

North End tour of Sapelo Island, presented by Sapelo Island National Estuarine Research Reserve and the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, will be from 8:30 a.m. to noon. The tour will feature the Native American shell ring and Chocolate Plantation. Tickets are $15 for adults, ages 13 and up and $10 for children ages 6-12, and can be purchased at the Sapelo Island Visitors Center. Participants will depart the mainland on the 8:30 a.m. ferry and return at noon. Reservation are required. Reservations: 912-437-3224. Details: 912-485-2300.

“Neruda,” a 2016 Chilean film directed by Pablo Larrain, will be shown at 7 p.m. at the St. Simons Casino Theater, 530 Beachview Drive, St. Simons Island. In Spanish with English subtitles. Rated PG-13. A $3 donation is requested. Sponsored by the Literary Guild of St. Simons Island.

Saturday, Aug. 12

Bleacher Bums, a play presented by the Brunswick Actors’ Theatre, will be staged at 8 p.m. beginning Aug. 12. It will be presented again at 3 p.m. Sunday. Following shows will include 8 p.m. Aug. 19 and 3 p.m. Aug. 20, as well as 8 p.m. Aug. 26 and 3 p.m. Aug. 27. The theatre is located at 1413 Newcastle Street, Brunswick. The cost is $25 for adults and $10 for students. The costs includes desserts and beverages. For reservations, call 280-0023. For more information, visit www.BrunswickActorsTheatre.com.

“Tarzan” will be shown at 10 a.m. at at the Arthur J. Moore Methodist Museum, 100 Arthur J. Moore Drive, Epworth by the Sea, St. Simons Island, as part of its “Matinee at the Museum Kids” series. Free.

“Sights and Sounds of the Sawmill” will be presented at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. at Fort King George State Historic Site, 302 McIntosh Road, Darien. The event will feature a presentation by interpretive ranger Jason Baker about the historic sawmills of Darien. The program lasts 60 to 90 minutes, primarily outdoors. The film “The Last Raft,” will be shown in the final 30 minutes of each event. Details: 912-437-4770.

Back-to-School celebration will begin at 1 p.m. at the Brunswick-Glynn County Library, 208 Gloucester St., Brunswick. Hosted by Marshes of Glynn Libraries and WellCare of Georgia, the event will feature the movie “The Boxtrolls,” rated PG, and a free school supply giveaway while supplies last. Details: 912-279-3740.

Tuesday, Aug. 15

Hattie’s Book Club will meet at 6:15 p.m. at the Brunswick-Glynn County Library, 208 Gloucester St., Brunswick. This book club welcomes readers will all ideas and insights. The selection for August is “Can’t Wait to Get to Heaven” by Fannie Flagg. Details: 912-279-3740.

“The Big Eclipse: A Lecture” will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the Brunswick-Glynn County Library, 208 Gloucester St., Brunswick. Ntungwa Maasha, a professor at College of Coastal Georgia, will speak about the upcoming solar eclipse as well as the science and history of eclipses. Free. Eclipse viewing glasses will be given to attendees while supplies last. Details: 912-279-3740.

Fantasy Coloring Club for Adults will be from 12:30-2 p.m. at the St. Simons Island Public Library, 530 Beachview Drive, St. Simons Island. Supplies will be available Details: 912-279-3750.

Wednesday, Aug. 16

Hamilton Plantation Tabby Slave Cabin tours, conducted by docents from the Cassina Garden Club which owns the cabins, will be offered from 10 a.m. to noon. One cabin has been completely restored, and restoration is currently under way on the second cabin. Participants will learn about life on Hamilton Plantation and the subsequent “mill days.” Free.

The Brunswick-Glynn County Mayor’s Committee on Services for the Disabled will meet at 10 a.m. on the second floor of Historic City Hall, 1229 Newcastle St., Brunswick. The public is welcome.

Fantasy Coloring Club for Adults will be from 12:30-2 p.m. at the St. Simons Island Public Library, 530 Beachview Drive, St. Simons Island. Supplies will be available Details: 912-279-3750.

Scrabble Club will meet at 2 p.m. at the Brunswick-Glynn County Library, 208 Gloucester St., Brunswick. Details: 912-279-3740.

Thursday, Aug. 17

Teen Book Group at the Marsh, will meet at 5:30 p.m. in the YA room at the Brunswick-Glynn County Library, 208 Gloucester St., Brunswick. This month’s discussion is about “Splintered” by A.G. Howard. Details: 912-279-3740.

Colin Wooard, best-selling author and journalist, will speak about “The Republic of Pirates: Blackbeard and the Real Pirates of the Caribbean,” at 6 p.m. at the A.W. Jones Heritage Center, 610 Beachview Drive, St. Simons Island, as part of the Chautauqua Lecture Series presented by the Coastal Georgia Historical Society. This series will focus on ties between Coastal Georgia and some of America’s notorious personalities and events. The cost for the series is $50 for members and $95 for non-members. Registration is required for all attendees. Details: coastalgeorgiahistory.org or 912-634-7090.

Friday, Aug. 18

Gullah-Geechee tour of Sapelo Island, presented by Sapelo Island National Estuarine Research Reserve and the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, will be from 8:30 a.m. to noon. The tour will feature Sapelo Island’s rich Gullah-Geechee culture and history. Tickets are $15 for adults, ages 13 and up and $10 for children ages 6-12, and can be purchased at the Sapelo Island Visitors Center. Participants will depart the mainland on the 8:30 a.m. ferry and return at noon. Reservation are required. Reservations: 912-437-3224. Details: 912-485-2300.

Auditions for all three Golden Isles Arts & Humanities productions for the 2017-2018 season, including the Ritz Radio presentations of “A Christmas Carol” and “It’s a Wonderful Life,” and The Big Read performance of “Shakespeare Variety Show” will be at 11 a.m. today and 6 p.m. Monday at the Ritz Theatre, 1530 Newcastle St., Brunswick. All interested persons should RSVP by calling 912-262-6934 or emailing info@goldenislesarts.org. People who cannot attend auditions at the two scheduled times should contact the Ritz to schedule an appointment.