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Telfair presents the new film by acclaimed director Werner Herzog, Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected World. Herzog’s new documentary focuses on the internet, perhaps the most world-changing technological development since World War II. $8 Thu., Nov. 10, 7 p.m. 912-790-8880. telfair.org/jepson/. Jepson Center for the Arts, 207 West York St. Guided Tours of the Lucas Theatre for the Arts Learn the history of the historic Lucas Theatre on a 20-30 minute tour. Restoration, architecture, history of the theatre and of early cinema. $4. Group rates for ten or more. School trips available. Tours are Monday-Friday 10am-5pm and must be scheduled. To schedule a tour, contact Megan Chandler at 912-525-5029 or mchandle@lucastheatre.com. ongoing. 912-525-5023. lucastheatre.com. Lucas Theatre for the Arts, 32 Abercorn St. Historic Savannah Foundation Annual Meeting Historic Savannah Foundation welcomes David J. Brown, executive vice president and chief preservation officer at the National Trust for Historic Preservation, to deliver the keynote address on the future of preservation. Brown will discuss the future of the preservation movement and other initiatives of the National Trust — and how they relate to Savannah. The annual meeting will also include the election of officers and new members to the Board of Trustees. Thu., Nov. 10, 6:30 p.m. myhsf. org. First Baptist Church of Savannah, 223 Bull St. Monthly Membership Dinner and Meeting Membership meeting with dinner and speaker. Navy League supports our Sea Services and their families. You do not have to have been in any of the military services to join. For further information contact Jeff Zureick at 912 450 0521 $22.00 third Tuesday of every month & 5:45-8:15 p.m. 912 450 0521. piwi@hargray.com. savannahnavyleague.us. Savannah Navy League, 17 lake heron ct west. Novemberfest Holiday craft items, baked goods, plant sale, used book sale and children activities that include craft, games and face painting. For more information contact (912) 925-4839. No charge for event Sat., Nov. 12, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. 912-925-4839. khanovich@hotmail. com. Trinity Lutheran Church, 12391 Mercy Blvd. NuBarter Networking Social Take a well-deserved break after Hurricane Matthew’s cleanup and network with other NuBarter members. Bring like-minded business owners with you, and meet Ikeda Feingold and Wes Daniel, proprietors of El-Rocko Lounge. So take a break, come out and relax and hear the latest happenings in NuBarter. Thu., Nov. 10, 6 p.m. El-Rocko Lounge, 117 Whitaker St. The original Midnight Tour One of the spookiest tours in town. Learn about the untold stories of some of the most haunted locations here in Savannah 48 Georgia. Guaranteed to give you a few

goose bumps and an unexplained need for a night light. 33.00 ongoing. 1-866666-3323. 6thsenseworld.com. 6th Sense Savannah Tours, 404 Abercorn Street. PBJ Pantry A free food pantry held every Thursday, 10-11am and 6-7pm. Contact Jessica Sutton for questions. 912-897-1192 ongoing. ymcaofcoastalga.org/. YMCA (Wilmington Island), 66 Johnny Mercer Blvd. Richmond Hill Veterans Day Ceremony The observance will honor those who have served and continue to serve our country in the armed services, along with police, firefighter and other emergency service workers who lay their lives on the line every day. The event will feature guest speakers, the Color Guard from Fort Stewart, a 21-gun salute, and a laying of the wreath. Prior to the ceremony, Bushmasters Company 2-7 Infantry, 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division will be running 27 miles from Fort Stewart to Richmond Hill. Fri., Nov. 11, 6 a.m. J. F. Gregory Park, Richmond Hill. Savannah Art Walk Savannah Art Walk is an opportunity to explore the plethora of exquisite and diverse galleries of the Historic District. Gather for the free welcome reception at the River Street Inn, meet some sponsoring artists, grab your map and begin. Experience the tour on foot or by Old Savannah Tour Trolley. second Saturday of every month, 3-6 p.m. savannahartwalk.com. Downtown Savannah, downtown. Savannah Council on World Affairs International Trivia Challenge Individuals or teammates will answer questions concerning current events, world culture, architecture, food, monuments, governmental affairs and more. Proceeds benefit the SWCA’s Student Study Abroad Stipends. $35 members, $45 guests Thu., Nov. 10, 6 p.m. Skidaway Island Presbyterian Church, 50 Diamond Causeway. Savannah Sacred Harp Singers The Savannah Sacred Harp Singers present a free community singing event at 1pm on Saturday, November 12th, at Skidaway Island Presbyterian Church, 50 Diamond Causeway, Savannah. Come and sing America’s original roots music. For more information dial 912-655-0994 or visit savannahsacredharp.com. Sat., Nov. 12, 1 p.m. Skidaway Island Presbyterian Church, 50 Diamond Causeway. Savannah Storytellers Tall tales and fun times with the classic art of storytelling. Every Wednesday at 6pm. Reservations encouraged by calling 912349-4059. Wednesdays, 6 p.m. liveoakstore. com/tubbysthunderbolt. Tubby’s Tank House (Thunderbolt), 2909 River Dr. Shire of Forth Castle Fighter Practice Local chapter of the Society for Creative Anachronism meets Saturdays at Forsyth Park (south end) for fighter practice and general hanging out. For those interested

in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance. ongoing. savannahsca.org. Southbound Brewery Saturday Tours and Tastes Savannah’s first microbrewery is open for public tours and tastings Wednesday Fridays from 5:30-7:30 and Saturdays from 2-4. Hang out, have a few cold ones, and learn a little more about Savannah’s first craft brewery. Free Saturdays, 2-4 p.m. 912335-7716. info@southboundbrewingco. com. southboundbrewingco.com. Southbound Brewing Company, 107 East Lathrop Ave. Tybee Salutes Heroes This island-wide celebration of military members sees vacation rental companies donating homes to military families so they can spend time with each other relaxing and recovering. 11th of every month. Tybee Island, Tybee Island. Under The Rainbow On Thursday nights come out to the coolest spot in Pooler for Under The Rainbow. Every week we will host a different event that will cater to those that play over, around and under the rainbow. Thursdays, 8-11 p.m. 912-988-1052. Mediterranean Tavern, 125 Foxfield Way. Veteran’s Day Weekend Living History Fort Pulaski National Monument will honor our nation’s veterans with a special living history weekend. The 48th New York Volunteer Infantry Regiment Reactivated returns once again to garrison Fort Pulaski. The 48th spent over a year in 1862-63 living on the coast of Georgia after the fall of the fort. Witness the daily routine of a regiment on garrison duty as our living historians bring the American Civil War to life. There will be a number of programs and demonstrations for the whole family to enjoy. Nov. 12-13. Fort Pulaski, US Highway 80 E. Zines and Sea Shanties Katie and Joe Haegele host a zine-reading and musical performance accompanied by Dame Darcy. Tue., Nov. 15, 6 p.m. starlandiasupply.com. Starlandia Creative Supply, 2438 Bull Street.

Festivals

Children’s Book Festival Welcome New York Times Bestselling Author of the Fancy Nancy children’s series, Jane O’Connor to the festival this year. Sat., Nov. 12, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Forsyth Park, Drayton St. & East Park Ave. Coastal Empire Fair Enjoy a petting zoo, a livestock show, rides, and more. Through Nov. 13. coastalempirefair.com. coastalempirefair. com. Coastal Empire Fairgrounds, 4801 Meding St. Savannah Food & Wine Festival Taste your way through Savannah, channel your inner sommelier, and spend time with culinary royalty at the Savannah Food & Wine Festival. Experience all things gourmet at legendary locations such as the Mansion at Forsyth Park and the Georgia State Railroad Museum. Artisanal tastings

from famous celebrity and local chefs will be abundant. Don’t miss this unparalleled opportunity to learn first-hand from the luminaries lined up, including James Beard Foundation award-winners, master sommeliers, and more. Wed., Nov. 9, Thu., Nov. 10, Fri., Nov. 11, Sat., Nov. 12 and Sun., Nov. 13. info@savannahfoodandwinefest. com. savannahfoodandwinefestival.com. Georgia State Railroad Museum, 655 Louisville Road. Veteran’s Day Weekend Fall Festival This free, family fun event will have a Trebuchet Cornhole Competition, local vendors, food trucks, “I’m a Little Maker” Fun Zone, raffles, Christmas gift making classes sign ups and more. Sat., Nov. 12, 10 a.m. mavenmakers.com. Maven Makers, 415 West Boundary Street.

Fitness

7th Annual Trail of Hope 5K, 1 Mile and Tot Trot Benefiting Covenant Care Adoptions. Run in your PJ’s to be entered to win a prize. $25 Early Registration, $35 after 10/12 Sat., Nov. 12, 9-11 a.m. adoptsavannah.com. gastateparks.org/info/skidaway/. Skidaway Island State Park, 52 Diamond Cswy. $8 Community Meditation Classes Join us for breath work, guided meditation, and yoga nidra, a deep relaxation technique to relieve stress, quiet the mind, and find the calm within. All proceeds support local organizations. $8 Sundays, 6-7 p.m. 912349-2756. Al-Anon Family Groups An anonymous fellowship of relatives and friends of alcoholics. The message of Al-Anon is one of strength and hope for friends/family of problem drinkers. Al-Anon is for adults. Alateen is for people age 13-19. Meetings daily throughout the Savannah area. check website or call for info. ongoing. 912-598-9860. savannahalanon.com. Ballet Body Toning Ballet Body Toning is a ballet inspired workout designed to improve balance, flexibility, and use body resistance to strengthen core, legs & booty. This workout is low impact and scorches major calories and teaches you basic ballet! Call to make a reservation before class. This is a semi-private class so space is limited! $10.00 Wednesdays, Sundays, 6:30-7:30 p.m. 732.232.3349. FitnessFoodWine@ gmail.com. thestudiosav.net/. The STUDIO, 2805-B Lacy Ave. Beach Body Workouts with Laura MONDAYS at 6:15 PM at the Lake Mayer Community Center $5.00 per session Mondays, 6:15 p.m. (912) 652-6784. Lake Mayer, 1850 E. Montgomery Crossroads. Beastmode Fitness Group Training Train with this elite team. A total body program that trims, tones and gets results. Personal training options available. See website for info. Meets at West Broad YMCA. 5am-6am and 8pm-9pm. ongoing. beastmodefitnessga.com. YMCA-West Broad St, 1110 May St.

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