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Golden Isles Arts and Humanities will host an opening for Glynn County K-12 students from 5 to 8 p.m at the Ritz Theatre in Brunswick. It will be held in coordination with the First Friday festivities.

The Casual Scrabbler’s Club will meet at 10:30 a.m. at Altama Presbyterian Church, 4621 Altama Ave., Brunswick. It is sponsored by the Brunswick-Glynn County Library.

A pop-up library will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. at First Friday in Brunswick. A variety of books will be available. It is sponsored by the Brunswick-Glynn County Library. No library card is needed.

Saturday, Dec. 8

The Festival of Lights Craft Bazaar will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. along Newcastle St. in downtown Brunswick. There will also be a market in Mary Ross Waterfront Park. Various vendors will be selling items.

Dusty Framers and Salty Fisherman, a meet and greet with local food purveyors sponsored by Halyards Restaurant Group, will meet from noon to 2 p.m. at Georgia Coastal Gourmet Farms, 1328 Shellman Bluff Road, Townsend. Many local and regional farmers and chefs will be on hand to speak to guests. Lunch will also be served. Tickets are $40 per person. To register, visit www.eventbrite.com.

Bark and Brew, an adoption event benefitting Grateful Goldens Rescue, will host an event from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Longview Plaza on St. Simons Island. Pets can take photos with Santa and craft brews will be served. Beer tickets are $5 each.

The Annual Brunswick Christmas Parade will begin at 5:30 p.m. at Howard Coffin Park and proceed along Gloucester St., ending at Mary Ross Waterfront Park in downtown Brunswick.

Jingle All the Way, a fundraiser for CASA Glynn, will begin at 9 a.m. on Jekyll Island. There will be a 5K and 1 mile race. For more information, visit www.casaglynn.org/jingle-race.

ArtTrends Gallery, 3305 Frederica Road, St. Simons Island, will host its Holiday Art Show from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the gallery. Work by nine local artists will be on display.

The Jekyll Island Comic Con and Hyde Horror Alley exhibitors will be held Dec. 8 and 9. Exhibitors will be on hand from noon to 7 p.m. at the Jekyll Island Convention Center on Jekyll Island. For more information, visit www.jekyllislandcomicon.com.

A pop-up library will be held from 9 a.m. to noon at the farmer’s market in Mary Ross Waterfront Park in downtown Brunswick. There will be another pop up event from 1 to 6 p.m. at the Jekyll Island Comic Con at the Jekyll Island Convention Center. A variety of books will be available. It is sponsored by the Brunswick-Glynn County Library. No library card is needed.

The Glynn Visual Arts Pottery Studio members will hold clearance sale of pottery on from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Glynn Visual Arts, 106 Island Drive, St. Simons Island. Proceeds from the sale will fund the purchase of a new kiln and potter’s wheel.

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

Golden Isles Arts and Humanities will stage “A Christmas Carol” at 8 p.m. at the Ritz Theatre in downtown Brunswick. Advance tickets are $15 for members and $10 for senior members. They are $20 for nonmember adults and $15 for seniors. Student tickets are always $5. Prices increase $5 the day of the show. Students with ID are always only $5. For more information and to purchase tickets visit goldenislesarts.org or call 912-262-6934.

The Santa Express will depart at 10 a.m., noon, 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. from the Theatre by the Trax in St. Marys. Each ride lasts about an hour and a half and takes guests through scenic woodlands and marshlands to Santa Village. Tickets are $20 for adults and $14 for children. Children 2 and under ride free. Get Santa Express tickets at www.stmarysrailroad.com or call 912-200-5235.

Sunday, Dec. 9

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.

The Jekyll Island Comic Con and Hyde Horror Alley will be held from noon to midnight Saturday and Sunday at the Jekyll Island Convention Center. Exhibitors and vendors will be on hand from noon to 7 p.m. Saturday and from noon to 6 p.m. Sunday. The con is open from noon to midnight both days. Tickets for general admission for both days is $35. It is $20 for each day individually. The VIP tickets run $65. For more information, visit www.jekyllislandcomicon.com.

Golden Isles Youth Orchestra Chamber will host a “Winter Wonderland” strings performance at 5:30 p.m. in the main building at Marsh’s Edge Retirement Community, St Simons Island. The hour-long performance is free and family friendly. The gate will open at 5 p.m. for attendees to enter.

Golden Isles Arts and Humanities will stage “A Christmas Carol” at 3 p.m. at the Ritz Theatre in downtown Brunswick. Advance tickets are $15 for members and $10 for senior members. They are $20 for nonmember adults and $15 for seniors. Student tickets are always $5. Prices increase $5 the day of the show. Students with ID are always only $5. For more information and to purchase tickets visit goldenislesarts.org or call 912-262-6934.

Monday, Dec. 10

The Experienced Scrabbler’s Club will meet at 1 p.m. at the St. Simons Island Public Library, 530A Beachview Dr., St. Simons Island. It is free.

The Golden Isles Republican Women will hold its regular monthly meeting at 10:30 a.m. at Bonefish Grill in Retreat Plaza on St. Simons Island. The speaker will be Senator David Purdue. Lunch will follow. The cost is $20. Reservations are requested by Dec. 7. For more information or to make reservations, call Ruby Robinson at 912-261-8807.

The Brunswick-Glynn County Library will reopen to the public at 9:30 a.m. at 208 Gloucester St., Brunswick. It will have limited resources available following a months long renovation.

The Experienced Scrabbler’s Club will meet at 1 p.m. at the St. Simons Island Public Library, 530A Beachview Dr., St. Simons Island.

Tuesday, Dec. 11

Lunchtime yoga will be held at 12:30 p.m. at Howard Coffin Park, 1402 Sonny Miller Way, Brunswick.

A pop-up library will be held from 2:30 to 5 p.m. on the Jekyll Island Village Green on Jekyll Island. A variety of books will be available. It is sponsored by the Brunswick-Glynn County Library. No library card is needed.

Wednesday, Dec. 12

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

Midweek Yoga will be held at 3 p.m. at the St. Simons Island Library, 530A Beachview Dr., St. Simons Island. It is free.

Thursday, Dec. 13

Golden Isles Arts and Humanities will stage “A Christmas Carol” at 8 p.m. at the Ritz Theatre in downtown Brunswick. Advance tickets are $15 for members and $10 for senior members. They are $20 for nonmember adults and $15 for seniors. Student tickets are always $5. Prices increase $5 the day of the show. Students with ID are always only $5. For more information and to purchase tickets visit goldenislesarts.org or call 912-262-6934.

A pop up library will be held from 2:30 to 5 p.m. at the YMCA, 144 Scranton Connector, Brunswick. It is sponsored by the Brunswick-Glynn County Library. No library card is needed.

An English as a Second Language Class will be held at 5 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalists of Coastal Georgia. It is sponsored by the Brunswick-Glynn County Library.

A Conversational Spanish Class will be held will be held at 5 de Mayo Mexican Grill, 2809 Glynn Ave., Brunswick. It is sponsored by the Brunswick-Glynn County Library.

Friday, Dec. 14

St. Marys Little Theatre will present “The Littlest Angel” at 7 p.m. at the Theatre by the Trax, 1000 Osborne St., St. Marys. It will continue at 7 p.m. Dec. 16 and at 2 p.m. Dec. 16. Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for children 12 and under. They are available at littlestangel.com or at Once Upon a Bookseller in downtown St. Marys.

Golden Isles Arts and Humanities will stage “A Christmas Carol” at 8 p.m. at the Ritz Theatre in downtown Brunswick. Advance tickets are $15 for members and $10 for senior members. They are $20 for nonmember adults and $15 for seniors. Student tickets are always $5. Prices increase $5 the day of the show. Students with ID are always only $5. For more information and to purchase tickets visit goldenislesarts.org or call 912-262-6934.

The Casual Scrabbler’s Club will meet at 10:30 a.m. at Altama Presbyterian Church, 4621 Altama Ave., Brunswick.

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