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SoGlo Gallery, 1413 Newcastle St., Brunswick, will host an opening for an exhibit featuring the work of Laura Parker and Jillisa Milner at 6 p.m. during First Friday festivities. The exhibit will run through the end of September.

Glynn Environmental Coalition will host its First Friday Lunch from 11:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Sunrise Diner, 5031 New Jesup Hwy, Brunswick. Capt. Charlie Phillips of Sapelo Sea Farms will speak. For more information, email Rachael@glynnenvironmental.org for more information.

Redfern Goes Gold, a fundraising event for local children battling cancer, will be held from 6 to 10 p.m. at 310 Redfern Village, St. Simons Island. Businesses will offer specials and items will be raffled. The proceeds will benefit Team Alexa Fighting Back benefiting CURE Childhood Cancer.

Saturday, Sept. 8

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

Sunday, Sept. 9

The Coastal Georgia Genealogical Society and St. Simons Public Library will host Ann Stanley as its guest speaker. She will offer a program titled “Death Record Research Sources: Beyond Death Records” from 2 to 3 p.m. at the St. Simons Island Casino, 530 Beachview Dr., St. Simons Island.

The 2018 World Paddling Tour Film Festival, hosted by On the Fly Outfitters and co-sponsored by SouthOutfitters, will be presented from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Ritz Theatre in downtown Brunswick. Tickets are $15 and may be purchased online at Eventbrite or On The Fly Outfitters. Prizes will be offered. All proceeds benefit Paddle4Tomorrow.

The Glynn County Republican Party will host a social with guest speaker, gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp. The event will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. at Bennie’s Red Barn on St. Simons Island. A fish fry buffet, cash bar, raffle and live music will be included in the $10 cover charge.

Monday, Sept. 10

The Golden Isles Republican Women will hold its monthly meeting with registration at 11:45 a.m. followed by the noon program at the Bonefish Grill in Retreat Plaza, St. Simons Island. The cost is $20 which covers lunch, beverage, dessert and gratuity. Cash and checks are accepted. The guest speakers will be Richard Woods, State School Superintendent, and Ron Adams, Glynn County Clerk of Superior Court. Reservations are requested by Sept. 8, with Ruby Robinson at 912-261-8807 or 912-266-0466 or by email to gloriaburns@comcast.net.

Tuesday, Sept. 11

Glynn Visual Arts will hold an opening for its latest exhibit for Motte Thomas. It is an exhibition in encaustic works.

Wednesday, Sept. 12

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

The GFWC Brunswick Woman’s Club will begin its regular meetings after summer break at 12:30 p.m. at the Golden Coral in Brunswick. The featured speaker will be from Safe Harbor who will highlight its many services provided to youth and families. For more information about joining the club, email brunswickwc@gmail.com.

Thursday, Sept. 13

The Sons of the American Revolution, Marshes of Glynn Chapter, will host Peter Dillon who will present a program titled, “Christophe Anne Poulain DuBignon: His Role in the American Revolution and British Revenge.” It will be held from 7 to 8 p.m. at Glynn County Fire Station 2, 1929 Demere Road, St. Simons Island. It is free and open to the public.

Glynn Visual Arts will host an opening from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the gallery, 106 Island Dr., St. Simons Island. The new exhibit, titled Wax Poetic, will showcase encaustic works by Motte Thomas. The exhibit will be up through October.

Friday, Sept. 14

St. Marys Little Theatre will present “An Evening with the Stars” at 7 p.m. Tickets are $15 adults and $10 for children 12 and under. Those are available at www.stmaryslittletheatre.com or at Once Upon a Bookseller in downtown St. Marys. For more information, call 912-729-1103.

Shrimp and Grits will return to Jeykll Island’s historic district from 4 to 9 p.m. Sept. 14; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sept. 15; and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 16. Vendors, artisans and entertainment will be on hand. For more information, visit www.jekyllisland.com.

Saturday, Sept. 15

St. Marys Little Theatre presents An Evening with the Stars at 7 p.m. Tickets are $15 adults and $10 for children 12 and under. Get tickets at www.stmaryslittletheatre.com or at Once Upon a Bookseller in downtown St. Marys. Call 912-729-1103 for more information.

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

Monday, Sept. 17

The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island will host its film series featuring “Rebel in the Rye” at 7 p.m. at the Casino theater on St. Simons Island. It is rated PG 13. A $3 donation is requested. For more information, visit litguildssi.org/events.

The Experienced Scrabblers Club will be held at 1 p.m. at the St. Simons Island Public Library, 530A Beachview Dr., St. Simons Island. All are welcome.

Tuesday, Sept. 18

Hattie’s Book Club will meet at 6:15 p.m. at the St. Simons Island Public Library, 530A Beachview Dr., St. Simons Island.

The After School Story Hour will be held at 3:30 p.m. at the St. Simons Island Public Library, 530A Beachview Dr., St. Simons Island. Children of all ages are invited to attend.

Wednesday, Sept. 19

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

The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island will host its Meet the Author series featuring Kristina McMorris who wrote “Sold on a Monday.” The presentation will begin at 10:30 a.m. in room 108 of the Casino on St. Simons Island. To make a reservation, visit litguildssi.org/events.

A children’s story time will be held at 10:30 a.m. at Howard Coffin Park, 1402 Sonny Miller Way, Brunswick.

The Brunswick Glynn County Council on Disabilities will hold its monthly meeting at 10 a.m. on the second floor of the Old City Hall, 1229 Newcastle St., Brunswick. Meetings are open to the public and address issues of interest to people with disabilities, their families and disability related service and support providers.

Thursday, Sept. 20

A baby story time will be held at 10:30 a.m. at Howard Coffin Park, 1402 Sonny Miller Way, Brunswick.

An English as a Second Language class will be held at 5 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalists of Coastal Georgia, 1710 Gloucester St., Brunswick.

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