May 2019 Calendar
May 1-8: Nat’l Pet Week | May 5: Cinco de Mayo
May 6: Nat’l Nurses Day | May 12th: Mother’s Day
May 18: Nat’l Armed Forces Day | May 27: Memorial Day
MONDAYS: Cancer Care Yoga
10:30 am Southeast Georgia Health System is offering stress reducing free yoga classes for cancer care patients in the Kemble Conference Room, 3011 Kemble Ave., Brunswick with registered yoga instructor Lenore Hervey, PhD. Details: sghs.org/free-yoga or call 912-466-5142.
MAY 4 Melodica Men Concert
6 pm- Doors open, 6:30; Internationally acclaimed act comes to The Golden Isles – first time ever at The Tree Bar at Bennie’s Red Barn- 5514 Frederica Rd., SSI. Presented by the Coastal Symphony of Georgia; Tickets: $50 advance, $55 at the door. Details: see the ad page 35.
MAY 5 Artists’ Reception
1 - 3 pm. The works of painter Robert Kull and glass artist Christie Moody will be featured during the Jekyll Island Arts exhibit at Goodyear Cottage, on Jekyll Island, May 1-31. The Artists’ reception is free and open to the public. Details: jekyllislandartsassosiation.org. .
MAY 9-11 Literary Guild Book Sale
The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island Spring Book Sale with 1,000s of titles, will be held at the Casino Atrium, Beachview Drive, SSI. May 9: (members only or those who wish to join during sale) 3 to 6 pm, May 10: 8:30 to 4 pm, Saturday, May 11, 8:30 to 3 pm. Details: www.litgulidssi.org.
MAY 11-12 Mother’s Day Art & Craft Market
10 am – 5 pm (Sat and Sun) Annual Mother’s Day Weekend event will feature regional artists and crafters in the Pier Village, Beachview Dr., St. Simons Island. Details: www.soglogallery.com or see the ad on left.
MAY 16 Spring Open House
5-7 pm – Hors d’oeuvres, prizes, CoolSculpting rep on-site, live demonstrations and special event pricing at Georgia Coast Surgical & Med Spa – 3226-F Hampton Ave., Brunswick. See the ad page 2 for details; RSVP: 912.264.9724.
MAY 28 Meet the Author: Mary Kay Andrews
10:30 am at the Casino Theatre, Beachview Dr., SSI. The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island presents Mary Kay Andrews and Sunset Beach. Mary Kay is the bestselling author of over 24 novels and is a New York Times best-selling author. Free for members/$10 guests. Reservations: litguildssi.org/events
MAY 29 Summer Reading Kick-off
JUN 2 Artists’ Reception
1 - 3 pm. The paintings of Julia Lawing and the woven baskets of Linda Lanter will be featured during the Jekyll Island Arts Association’s June exhibit at Goodyear Cottage on Jekyll Island, June 1-30. The artists’ reception is free and open to the public. Details: jekyllislandasrtsassociation.org.
JUN 8 Living Well Comedy Show
6-9 pm at the Community Church 2700 Frederica Rd., SSI. The annual fundraiser proceeds help support programs facilitating hope and healing to individuals/couples/families. Details: Tickets available @ ITickets.com or church office: 912-279-0480.
JUN 15 Community Health & Wellness Fair
9-1 pm to be held at Brunswick High School, Altama Avenue, Brunswick: it’s the SGHS Health & Wellness Fair. Inquire today to prepare for your screenings and tests. Family friendly; free screenings, teddy bear clinic, and more. (Camden H&W Fair: Aug 17) Details: See the Southeast Georgia Health System ad on back cover or call 855-275-7447.