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Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation will host its Ghosts and Legends tour at 6:30 p.m. at the location, 5556 US Hwy. 17 N, Brunswick. The cost is $15. Spaces must be reserved prior to the tour by calling 912-264-7333.

Slow Foods Coastal Georgia will host a Harvest Festival from 5 to 9 p.m. in Mary Ross Waterfront Park, 1229 Newcastle St., Brunswick. A number of farmers, artisans, bakers and other vendors will be on hand. For more information, visit the Slow Foods Harvest Festival Facebook page.

Saturday, Oct. 13

Glynn Democrats will host a Get Out the Vote Rally from 3 to 5 p.m. Brunswick Villas Park, 1640 Townsend St., Brunswick. Eight candidates will be on hand to discuss their platforms. Refreshments will be served.

The McIntosh County Arts Association will host a formal masquerade ball from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Marsh Studio, 1258 Heron Lane SE, Darien. Tickets are $55 per person or $100 per couple. Entertainment, food and beverages will be provided. Space is limited. For more information, call 912-437-7711.

The St. Simons Island Literary Guild Used Bookstore will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Casino on St. Simons Island.

The Halloween Monster Bash, sponsored by Golden Isles Arts and Humanities and Glynn Visual Arts, will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. at the American Legion Hall at Gascoigne Bluff on St. Simons Island. The cost is $75 per person or $125 per couple. Entertainment, food and a cash bar will be provided. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit glynnvisualarts.org.

The Golden Isles Woodworkers and Woodturners will hold its monthly meeting at 10 a.m. 162 Harbor Point Dr., Oak Grove Island. A demonstration will be given on making bandsaw boxes from sections of tree limbs. All are welcome and refreshments will be served.

The Robert Abbott Race Unity Institute will hold a noon luncheon at The Island Jerk Shack 5719 Altama Ave., Brunswick. Lisa Ring will be the guest speaker. Her topic will be “Problems that concern Georgia residents.”

Sunday, Oct. 14

The Shoreline Dance Club will host a tea dance with live music from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Brunswick Shrine Club, 3955 Darien Hwy., Brunswick. The cost is $40 per person for members and $50 for guests. Reservations are required. To make those or for more information, call 912-638-2249.

Monday, Oct. 15

The Coastal Symphony of Georgia will host Harbor Sounds in the Harbor Room at the Golden Isles Marina, 102 Marina Dr., St. Simons Island. Kate Caliendo and Patrick Graham will perform. A reception will follow. The cost is $50. For reservations, contact Janice Lamattina, lamattina2@comcast.net or 912-222-7541.

Tuesday, Oct. 16

The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island will host its “Meet the Author” series featuring Raymond L. Atkins and his book, “Set List” at 10:30 a.m. in room 108 of the casino building on St. Simons Island. He is the author of four award-winning novels. He teaches English at Georgia Northwestern Technical College and Creative Writing at Reinhardt University.

Wednesday, Oct. 17

The St. Simons Island Literary Guild Used Bookstore will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Casino on St. Simons Island.

Thursday, Oct. 18

Coastal Photographers Guild will hold its regular meeting at 7 p.m. at Glynn Visual Arts, 106 Island Drive, St. Simons Island. The main presentation will be wildlife photographer, Steve Kendall, who will offer tips and techniques that will take wildlife photography to the next level. For more information, visit coastalphotographersguild.com. Guests are welcome.

The McIntosh County Arts Association will hold a Paint N’ Sip class with Susan Biggers from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Old Jail Art Center, 404 North Way, Darien. The cost is $35 per person. The registration deadline is Oct. 17. For more information, call (912) 437-7711 or visit www.mcintoshartassociation.com.

Glynn Visual Arts will host an opening for its Sequential Arts Exhibition Featuring: Comics, Animation, Gaming, Picture Books, Graphic Novels and Fantasy Illustration from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the center, 106 Island Dr., St. Simons Island. GVA will also host a free presentation about sequential arts on Thursday, December 6th in which the show’s curator, Professor Bob Pendarvis will discuss this fascinating art genre.

The Friends of Historic Jekyll Island will host Lydia Thompson at its next meeting. She will discuss Birding on Jekyll at 6:30 p.m. at the Jekyll Presbyterian Church, 475 Riverview Dr., Jekyll Island. The public is invited to the free program, followed by refreshments.

Friday, Oct. 19

Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation will host its Ghosts and Legends tour at 6:30 p.m. at the location, 5556 US Hwy. 17 N, Brunswick. The cost is $15. Spaces must be reserved prior to the tour by calling 912-264-7333.

The St. Simons Literary Guild will hold a book sale from 8:30 to 4 p.m. and from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 20 at the book store within the casino building on St. Simons Island.

October 19

Turning Sadness into Laughter featuring comedienne Carrie Gay will be held from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Laurel Island Links and Bogey’s Bar & Grille in Kingsland. Admission is free.The event benefits Camden Behavioral Wellness. For more information, call 912-266-4969.

Fern Fridays, a new monthly block party in Redfern Village, St. Simons Island, will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Shops and restaurants will stay open later and offer discounts.

The Brunwick Elks Lodge No. 691 will host a fish fry luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 1509 Union St., Brunswick. The cost is $8. For more information, call 912-264-1389.

Saturday, Oct. 20

The American Cancer Society’s Annual Breast Cancer Fashion Show and Luncheon will be held from noon to 2 p.m. at Sea Palms on St. Simons Island. All participants are local breast cancer survivors. Tickets are $40 and may be purchased at Lady Outfitters, 600 Sea Island Road, St. Simons Island and Antiques Etc, 1601 Newcastle St., Brunswick. Tickets go on sale Sept. 17 until Oct. 16. To purchase tickets via credit card, call the American Cancer Society at 912-217-7280.

The St. Simons Island Literary Guild Used Bookstore will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Casino on St. Simons Island.

Glynn Academy Class of 1983 will hold its 35th Reunion from Oct. 19-20. The cost is $70 per person or $130 per couple. A variety of events will be held over the two-day period. For more information, email glynnacademy83@gmail.com or call Christy (Loper) Carter at 912-223-9092.

Americas’s Boating Club Golden Isles is offering a free, one day “Americas Boating Course” from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at UGA Marine Extension 715 Bay St., Brunswick. Reservations should be made by Oct. 17. For more information, call Charles Wilsdorf at 912-265-9550 for information and registration. Visit www.GISPS.org for more information.

The Cassina Garden Club will open its historic tabby cabins from 10 a.m. to noon in in Gascoigne Bluff on St. Simons Island. There is a suggested $3 donation per adult. For more information, call 912-580-9657.

Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation will host Ophelia’s Car Classic Challenge from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 5556 US Hwy 17 N., Brunswick. Admission is $20 and the sales from the car show go to Friends of Hofwyl and Classic Coastal Cruisers automobile club.

The Halloween Express will offer train rides at 10 a.m., noon, 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. at 1000 Osborne St., St. Marys. Tickets are $20 for adults and $14 for kids. Tickets should be purchased in advance at www.stmarysrailroad.com, or by calling 912-200-5235.

Soul Street Dance in Breakin’ Backward will perform at 8 p.m. at the Ritz Theatre, 1530 Newcastle St., Brunswick. The Houston-based Soul Street Dance is a dynamic team offering a mix of choreography to the popular music of the decades ranging from Vivaldi to Michael Jackson. Tickets range between $15 to $25 dependent upon age and Golden Isles Arts and Humanities membership status. For more information, call 912-262-6934 or visit http://www.goldenislesarts.org.

St. Marys Little Theatre is holding auditions for its Christmas show “The Littlest Angel” on from 6 to 8 p.m. at Theatre by the Trax in St. Marys. Anyone wishing to audition or volunteer for a behind-the-scenes role, should come to the auditions. Actors should be prepared to read from a script and sing a song of their choice. For more information, email Barbara@stmarysmagazine.com with any questions or call 912-729-1103.

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