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Week at a glance

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Sat., Nov. 16, 2013

Forsyth Park, Savannah 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. saturday Mighty Eighth Flying Fortress 5K

What: Proceeds from the race will benefit the restoration of the B-17 Flying Fortress “City of Savannah” at the Mighty Eighth AF Museum and the CHARACTER COUNTS! program. Registration open until the day of the race. When: Nov. 16, 8:30 a.m. Price: Participants can register for $30 through Nov. 14. Registration increases to $35 Nov. 15 and 16. Phone: 912-988-1836 Info:

Theatre: Our Town

What: Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer

Prize-winning drama about life in a small town is 75 years old. Produced by Asbury Theatre Company of Savannah. When: 7:30 p.m Where: Asbury Memorial United Methodist Church, 1008 Henry St. Cost: $10 Info:

Theatre: The Amen Corner

What: Armstrong's Masquers theatre troupe presents the comic drama in three acts by James Baldwin. In Jenkins Hall Theater. When: 7:30 p.m Where: Armstrong Atlantic State University, 11935 Abercorn St. Cost: $10, discounts available. Free for Armstrong.Info:


Saturday 12th Annual Waiting on a Cure Luncheon: I Spy a Cure

What: Table hosts will be dressed in costumes to match the theme and will serve their guests in exchange for generous tips for the Anderson Cancer Institute.Live and silent auctions. Call or email for table information. When: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m Where: Savannah International Trade & Convention Center, 1 International Dr. Info: 912-350-8934.

Presented by Live Oak Public Libraries and the City of Savannah Celebrate the joy of reading, the magic of storytelling and the power of the written word! Meet your favorite authors and illustrators!

Coastal Issues Forum

What: The Center for a Sustainable Coast's annual meeting is a public forum on coastal issues with a talk by First District Congressional Candidate & General Assembly representative, Jeff Chapman of Brunswick. Reception and silent auction follows. When: 5 p.m Where: Skidaway Island State Park, 52 Diamond Cswy. Cost: Free and open to the public. Donations encouraged. Info: 912-506-5088.

Forsyth Farmers Market

What: Local and regional produce, honey, meat, dairy, pasta, baked goods. When: 9 a.m.-1 p.m Where: Forsyth Park, 501 Whitaker St. Cost: Free to attend. Items for sale. Info:


What: SCAD's Improv team in performance, led by David Storck. Weekend matinees are family-friendly/all ages. When: 8 p.m Where: Mondanaro Theatre at Crites Hall, 217 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Cost: $10. $8 student/senior/military. $5 SCAD. Info:

Nature Outing: Alligators and Other Animals of the Refuge


Robin Bridges “The Gathering Storm” & “The Unfailing Light” Marc Brown “Arthur’s Teacher Trouble” & “Arthur’s Nose” Peter Brown “Children Make Terrible Pets” & “Creepy Carrots” Nick Bruel “Bad Kitty” & “Bad Kitty School Daze” Nina Crews “The Neighborhood Sing-Along” Christopher P. Curtis “The Watsons Go to Birmingham: 1963” John R. Erickson “Hank the Cowdog” book series Denise Fleming “In the Small, Small Pond” Tad Hills “How Rocket Learned to Read” & “Duck & Goose” Brian Lies “Bats at the Ballgame” & “Malcolm at Midnight” Kate McMullan “I’m Mighty!” & “Keep a Lid On It, Pandora!” Jim McMullan “I’m Big!” “I Stink!” “I’m Dirty” & “I’m Fast! Rachel Renée Russell “Dork Diaries” book series Don Tate “Hope’s Gift” & “The Cart That Carried Martin” Plus more than 60 Coastal Authors & Illustrators! Rain location: Savannah Civic Center For more information: (912)652-3600

What: Wilderness Southeast guide

shares alligator stories. Fee includes use of binoculars and spotting scope. Reservations required. When: 9:30-11:30 a.m continues on p. 6

Major support provided by the Live Oak Public Libraries Foundation and Gulfstream Aerospace



Connect Savannah Nov 13, 2013  
Connect Savannah Nov 13, 2013