Saturday, May 18

A Death Cafe an intentional, nondenominational program designed to talk about death in an open way will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. at the United Universalists Church, 1710 Gloucester St., Brunswick. It is part of a national program. For more information, email deathcafebrunswick@gmail.com.

The Marsh Studio, 1258 Blue Heron Lane, Darien, will host Canopy Reunion V at 5 p.m. The program will feature a variety of aerial acts from the Athens-based studio. Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 children 12 and under. Reservations are available online at www.themarshstudio.com.

The St. Marys Railroad will host a Circus Train at 10 a.m., noon, 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. Saturday and 25. Tickets are $20 for adults; $14 for kids 12 and under. Kids 2 and under ride free on laps. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.stmarysrailroad.com.

The Golden Isles Woodworkers and Woodturners will display works for show and sale at 1 p.m. in the Sea Palms Coastal Realty parking lot at 5445 Frederica Road, St. Simons Island. Admission is free.

The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island’s book store will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Casino on St. Simons Island.

Sunday, May 19

The Coastal Georgia Historical Society will host A Little Light Music at 7 p.m. on the lawn of the St. Simons Island Lighthouse. The concerts will run throughout the summer. The first performance will be The Tams. Tickets are $15 for adults with children 12 and under being admitted for free. For more information, visit coastalgeorgiahistory.org.

Keep Golden Isles Beautiful will hold its annual electronics recycling from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the JCPenney end parking lot of Glynn Place Mall in Brunswick. A variety of items will be accepted for safe recycling including electronics, textiles, batteries, light bulbs, scrap metal and prescription drugs. A $5 donation per car is suggested. Fees also may be charged for larger items. For more information, visit http://www.kgib.org.

Preserve Brunswick’s Preservation Pedal will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 1105 Union St., Brunswick. They bicycle tour will highlight a number of businesses and locations around the downtown area.

The Coastal Georgia Genealogical Society and the St. Simons Public Library will host Denise Barrett Olson, president of the St. Augustine Genealogical Society from 2 to 4 p.m. at the St. Simons Island Casio, 530 Beachview Dr., St. Simons Island. She present a program on how to use FamilySearch.org. It is free and open to the public.

The Coastal Georgia Historical Society will host A Little Light Music at 7 p.m. on the lawn of the St. Simons Island Lighthouse. The concerts will run throughout the summer. The first performance will be The Tams. Tickets are $15 for adults with children 12 and under being admitted for free. For more information, visit coastalgeorgiahistory.org.

Monday, May 20

The Friends of the Brunswick Library has a used bookstore open from 1 to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and from noon to 2 p.m. Saturdays. Books are $1 and $2, plus lots of movies and CDs.

Tuesday, May 21

No Kill Glynn County will host a Meow-Meow & Bow-Wow Bingo fundraiser at 5 p.m. Mellow Mushroom on St. Simons Island. There is no cost other than that of an individual’s meal with a portion of the proceeds going to a the nonprofit.

Wednesday, May 22

The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island’s book store will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Casino on St. Simons Island.

The Coastal Republican Women’s Club will host Mike Griffin, Georgia Baptist Mission Board’s public affairs representative. The club will meet at 11:30 a.m. at the Brunswick Country Club, 4041 US Hwy. 17, Brunswick. The meeting will start at noon. The luncheon cost is $16. It is open to the public. Reservations are due by May 17. Contact Christy Rainey at 912-506-7737 or Belinda Wells at 912-223- 5542 or bgcwells@comcast.net.

Thursday, May 23

SoGlo Gallery, 1413 Newcastle St., Brunswick, will host an opening for Motte Thomas from 6 to 8 p.m. at the gallery. The show will feature a number of new works from the Brunswick-based painter. It will be on display through July 2.

Friday, May 24

The Golden Isles Chapter of the AARP will hold its regular meeting at noon with lunch taking place at 11:30 a.m. at the Golden Corral Restaurant, 114 Golden Isles Plaza, Brunswick.

Saturday, May 25

The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island’s book store will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Casino on St. Simons Island.

The St. Marys Railroad will host a Circus Train at 10 a.m., noon, 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. Tickets are $20 for adults; $14 for kids 12 and under. Kids 2 and under ride free on laps. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.stmarysrailroad.com.

Sunday, May 26

Golden Isles Arts and Humanities will host Sounds by the Sea at 7 p.m. at Neptune Park on St. Simons Island. The performers will be Motown and More with the Sam Rodriguez Band. Admission is $10 for adults; $5 for children and those 6 and under will be admitted for free. For more information, visit www.goldenislesarts.org.

Monday, May 27

Taps at Twilight, presented by the St. Simons Island Rotary Club, will be held at 6:45 p.m. at Neptune Park on St. Simons Island. Music will be provided by the Golden Isles Community Concert Band, followed by the National Anthem led by vocalist Terry Clayton. The Memorial Day address will be given by Lt. Col. Kenneth M. Dwyer, Commander, U.S. Garrison Hunter Army Airfield.

The Friends of the Brunswick Library has a used bookstore open from 1 to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and from noon to 2 p.m. Saturdays. Books are $1 and $2, plus lots of movies and CDs.

Tuesday, May 28

The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island will host its Meet the Author series at 10:30 a.m. in room 108 in the St. Simons Island Casino. The program will feature Mary Kay Andrews, author of “Sunset Beach.” It is free for members and $10 for non-members. To reserve a space, visit iltguildssi.org/events.

Wednesday, May 29

The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island’s book store will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Casino on St. Simons Island.

The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island will screen “The Bookshop” at 7 p.m. at the Casino Theater on St. Simons Island. It is rated PG. A $3 donation is requested.

The St. Simons Literary Guild’s book store will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the casino atrium on St. Simons Island.

Sunday, June 2

Rhythm on the River, sponsored by the Downtown Development Authority, will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at Mary Ross Waterfront Park in downtown Brunswick. Micahlan Boney, singer and multi-instrument musician, will perform. The concert series is free and will continue through the fall. Attendees are encouraged to bring chairs, blankets and a picnic to enjoy.

The Jekyll Arts Association will hold an opening for Julia Chandler Lawing from 1 to 3 p.m. at Goodyear Cottage on Jekyll Island. She will exhibit paintings and woven baskets. The exhibit will be on display through June.

Tuesday, June 4

The St. Simons Island Literary Guild will host Michelle Gabel at its Meet the Author series at 7 p.m. in room 108 at the Casino on St. Simons Island. She wrote the book, “The Summer I Met Jack,” about an affair between JFK and Alicia Corning Clark. It is free to guild members and $10 for nonmembers. Reservations may be made by visiting litguildssi.org/events.

Wednesday, June 5

The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island will screen “At Eternity’s Gate,” a film about Vincent Van Gogh, at 7 p.m. at the casino theater. It is rated PG-13 A $3 donation is requested.

The St. Simons Literary Guild’s book store will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the casino atrium on St. Simons Island.

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