American Heart Month | Black History Month | Library Lovers' Month
9th - National Pizza Day | 15th Susan B. Anthony Day
UPCOMING PAISLEY EVENTS:
PAISLEY PARTINI AT THE WESTIN
5:30–7:30 p.m.- Join us at the Westin Resort on Jekyll Island for delicious culinary treats, special drinks, and fabulous prizes! Discount tickets: Whiskey, Wine and Wildlife: February 9-11. Details: See ad page 4.
Optimus Launch Event
5-7 p.m. Golden Isles Center for Plastic Surgery will host an Optimus by Imode technology rejuvenation event. 1015 Arthur J. Moore Dr., SSI. RSVP- 912.634.1993. See ad page 17.
7 p.m. Fort Frederica Presbyterian Church presents Jazz Vespers with Elisabeth von Trapp, granddaughter of Marie and Baron von Trapp. Service readings and scriptures. 6540 Frederica, SSI. FREE/open to the public—reception following service. Details: 912 275-9379.
6 p.m. Fun-filled night of music and laughter—everyone is welcome. Golden Isles Baptist Church, 255 Harry Driggers Blvd., Brunswick. Details: 912.275.7406, see ad page 7.
Valentine Tea at Ashantilly
4 p.m. High Tea by Joyce Hanrahan with sweet and savory treats with Bob Allison on piano. Limited seating, RSVP: $30/person. Location: Ashantilly Center and the Ashantilly Press, 1720 Bond Road, Darien. Details: 912 437-4473 or www.ashantillycenter.org.
Grandparent Connection Dinner
5:30–8 p.m.- Bring your grand family to An Evening with Grandparent Connection Dinner, sponsored by the Rotary Club of Brunswick at First United Methodist Church, 1400 Norwich Street, Brunswick. Family style spaghetti dinner, prizes, adult classes, kids’ art and music, nursery for little ones. FREE. RSVP by February 9: 912-421-9259.
Art Inspired by Nature
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Sale and Auction Fundraiser at the Morgan Center on Jekyll Island, presented by 4-H Tidelands Nature Center. Local artists’ works for sale, silent and live auctions. Details: www.tidelands4h.org or Corinne Zelie; 912-635-5032.
10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Come to Fort Frederica National Monument (6525 Frederica Road, SSI) to celebrate with the Abbott Race Unity Institute, honoring St. Simons native son, Robert S. Abbott and the rich history of Gullah-Geechee culture. FREE and open to the public. Details: www.the abbottinstitute.org.
10:30 registration. 11am – 2 pm. Annual Pup Crawl (Bark for Life) begins at Island Dog winding through SSI Pier Village to Mellow Mushroom Pizza. Costume contest, dog treats, merchant prizes. $20 advance/$25 day of event. Details: Facebook.com/barkglynncountyga.
AJ Donohue Golf Tournament
9 a.m. registration; 10 a.m. shotgun start; Jekyll Island Golf Center. Prizes for top team, closest-to-the-pin, longest drive. Proceeds benefit Wolfson Children’s Hospital at SGHS and local CCGA students pursuing nursing studies. $100/person. Details and forms: 912-635-9150/Facebook/www.ajdonohuefoundation.org.
Super Dolphin Race
7 a.m., 8:30, 9:30: 5K, 10K, 1 Mile Fun Run. Sponsored by PTAs from St. Simons and Oglethorpe Elementary schools. Location: Pier Village Casino, SSI; Bounce House, Auction. Packet pick up and Pasta Party, February 23rd. Details: www.superdolphinday.com