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Rules for Happenings Nonprofits -- We will list your event or service at no charge if you are a bona fide nonprofit. Free events or services -- If your event or service is free of charge, we will in turn list it at no charge. Current Connect Savannah clients -- We will list your Happening at no charge in gratitude for your continued support of our newspaper. Private business or individual -- We will charge $5 per week per entry, payable up front by check or credit card. This goes for art classes, yoga classes, workshops, seminars, etc. that do not meet the above criteria. We retain the option to place your happening in the appropriate category. Send Happenings and/or payment to: Connect Savannah, 1800 E. Victory Dr, Suite 7, Savannah, GA, 31404. Fax to 231-9932. E-mail: We reserve the right to edit or cut non-paid listings because of space limitations.

Activism & Politics Amnesty International

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League of Women Voters

Savannah Peace Coalition

Speak Up!

Keep up with current events every Tuesday night on Yahoo Chat around 7 p.m. Send an e-mail to to receive an invitation to join the chat.

Local activist group focused on protesting the illegality of the war in Iraq. Contact Richard DiPirro at 441-7167.

meets on the second Monday of each month. at 6 p.m. For information, call Rex Templeton, chair, 598-1834 or 356-1111; Jim Gross, secretary at 236-0313.

The Savannah-Chatham chapter of the League of Women Voters meets on the first Monday of the month at 5 p.m. in Room 3 of the Heart and Lung Building at Candler Hospital. The league is a statewide, non-partisan, non-profit, multi-issue organization that encourages citizen participation in government and takes action on public policy issues. membership is open to any citizen at least 18 years old.

Chatham County Democratic Women

Libertarian Party of Chatham County

For information, call Maxine Harris at 3520470 or 484-3222.

Skidaway Island Democrats

Whatever happened to your Liberty? Regular weekly meetings are held Mondays at 9 p.m. at Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 7804 Abercorn in Oglethorpe Mall. Call 308-3934 or visit

will meet Tuesday, Feb. 22 at 7 p.m. at the Sterne Agee Building, 4 Village Square. The meeting is open to the public. David Lerch, a nationally recognized educator and consultant to school systems around the U.S., will be the featured speaker. He will discuss the No Child Left Behind Act as well as the current crisis now affecting the Chatham County school system, where he was a recent board member. For information, call Tom Oxnard at 598-4290 or send e-mail to

Local group meets regularly the third Tuesday of the month at 6 p.m. at the Sentient Bean Coffeehouse, 13 E. Park Ave. Call Raymond at 898-3506.

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10 a.m. at The Blue House, 410 W. Duffy St. To volunteer, call 233-4461.

Chatham County Democratic Committee

Fellowship of Reconciliation The oldest interfaith peace and justice organization in the United States meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. at The Sentient Bean, 13 E. Park Ave.

Food Not Bombs Feed the hungry and the homeless Sundays at noon in Franklin Square as part of a worldwide effort to encourage kindness in the place of violence. Cooking starts around

Savannah Animal Rights and Welfare Group A chapter of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, or PETA. Call Jolee at 925-2710 or Dianna at 898-1080.

Savannah Republican Club Meets every 2nd Tuesday of the month. Call 927-7170.

Sierra Club Regular meetings held on the 3rd Thursday of each month at 7:30 p.m., at the First Presbyterian Church, 520 E. Washington Ave. 351-7436.

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Architectural History Department February 24–26, 2005 For more information, visit or call 912.525.5218. Registration is open to the public.

at Nite’s Weekly Entertainment Preview 10pm Thursdays

Auditions Little Theatre Inc. of Savannah will hold auditions for the Arthur Miller play Death of a Salesman on Feb. 21 and 22 from 6-9 p.m. at the Jewish Education Alliance Auditorium, 5111 Abercorn St. The cast requries 8 men and 5 women. Adults wishing to audition should be prepared to do a cold reading from the script. Call 3558111, Ext. 255, 429-2637 or 220-1255.

Lowcountry Ensemble Company is looking for actors, writers, directors, producers, musicians, poets and those who want to be. The Lowcountry Ensemble Company is in the process of creating, developing and maintaining a company of actors. For information, call 220-1014 or send e-mail to

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