What Else: We are excited to once again be ringing the bell for the Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign in front of the Village Walk Pharmacy. The last two years we raised just under $7500 and, with everyone’s generosity, we hope to exceed $4000 this year. Donations made in Savannah area stay in the Savannah area to help citizens in their time of need. We are looking for volunteers to Ring the Bell and everyone else to please stop by and DONATE. We will be ringing on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from November 29 until December 20. Sign up today, stop by and Donate in December, and be part of making change happen in Savannah! Sign up: You can sign up to volunteer for one hour time slots by clicking here and adding your name to the date and time slot you want on the Google Spreadsheet. Contact: Tim Forbes at email@example.com to help you register or answer your questions.
What: New Activity! When: One hour every Wednesday and Saturday at 8:00 am Where: Franklin Creek in October, Marshwood in November and Delegal in December What Else: Looking for walking buddies? Join our morning walking group. Walking pace is brisk but “talkable” . This is a great way to get some exercise, see the island and chat with friends. You must be a Landlovers member to participate. Email Bev to sign up! Contact: Bev Dalrymple (firstname.lastname@example.org)
What: NEW ACTIVITY! Partner style dance instruction When: December 12, 2nd Monday of the month, 7-8pm instruction, 8-8:30pm free dance Where: Bailey Hall, SI United Methodist Church How Much: $ 30 couple or $ 15 single for each session Sign up will begin 11/20. What Else: Professional Ballroom instructors will teach “Fox Trot” style of dance for the first hour. We will dance this month to some of Michael Buble’s Christmas foxtrot hits, as well as many other famous artists. The remaining time will be free dance or instruction for a related line dance. Landlovers members only. Bring water, wear comfortable holiday clothing and shoes. Class size is limited to 66. Reserve HERE beginning 11/20. Contact: Marilee Dalbey (email@example.com), Jane Golz (firstname.lastname@example.org)
What: A Christmas Tradition When: Thursday, December 15, Depart 530 pm, show 8:00pm, Return 10:30pm Where: Historic Savannah Theatre Cost: $ 60 per person. Tickets will be sold in advance and include transportation and the admission price to the show. What Else: Transportation by Savannah Trolley Tours to and from the theatre. Additional time (arrival downtown at the theater at approximately 6pm) is planned to allow for dining on your own at a downtown restaurant. Arrangements and price for restaurant NOT included. Trolley pick up and drop off will be at the Skidaway Island United Methodist Church. Only 33 tickets will be sold through the Landlovers website portal, payment by credit card, and limited to 2 tickets per person. Once purchased, no refunds will be given. You may sell your tickets if you are unable to attend for some reason. Reserve Here beginning 11/20 Contact: Marilee Dalbey (email@example.com; (334)797-9952) or Jane Golz (firstname.lastname@example.org; (704)641-4467)
What: Decorate your golf cart and join the fun!
When: Sunday, December 4, 2022 3:30 pm Route: Click HERE for the parade route What Else: Beginning at the Landings Association Building, there will be a special Final Cart with our own Santa with his “sleigh” collecting Toys For Tots! Bring yours with you or hand it to the Marines riding in Santa’s truck anywhere on the parade route. Plan to arrive by 3:00 PM, and the carts will begin departing TLA at 3:30. We’ll end our parade at the Harbor Marina where the party continues and you can view all the decorated carts. Visit food trucks, the Tiki Hut for hot chocolate and caroling by the Landings Lovelies Singers. Join us as we light the Landings Christmas Palm Tree. The festivities are open to all Landings residents; families, couples, groups, individuals all welcome! New unwrapped toys will be collected along the route and at the marina. To be added to our Eblast list please email: HolidayCartParade@gmail.com.
FOUR FUN AND FAMILY FRIENDLY FOOD TRUCKS WILL BE ON SITE:
5 SPOT- a local favorite!
YUM – back by popular demand
The Naked Dog – well loved Butter Bean regular
KIS CAFE – sweet and savory crepes and beignets
What: Plant Based Meal Prep When: Thursday, Dec. 1, (Breakfast), Thursday, Dec. 8 (Lunch), Thursday, Dec. 15 (Dinner), 10:45am – 1pm Where: 12 Wesley Crossing Cost: $ 50 for each session, or $ 150 for all 3 dates Who: Any Landlovers member. What Else: Inspired by our son, Skyler’s, current visit and some people asking about easier Plant Based Meals, I’m offering these sessions between Thanksgiving and the New Year. Skyler will be helping out for the first session on December 1st, before he returns home to San Diego. RSVP via text by Friday, November 18 to Simone Heyman (609–923–3599). Click HERE for more information.. Looking Ahead: Ladies Winter Dinner Celebration will be coming in January. The theme will be Middle Eastern, Greek and Mediterranean cuisine. Contact: Simone Heyman, email@example.com
What: Dance for fun and fitness When: Tuesdays, 9-10am Where: Skidaway United Methodist Church, Bailey Hall What Else: If you enjoy dancing for fun and fitness, come join us in comfortable workout clothes and shoes. We will dance to popular hits from the decades and Broadway as well as Latin music. Gentle standing stretches will complete your workout. A signed waiver will be required for all participants. Landlovers membership is required and a $2/month fee will be charged to cover insurance. Contact: Marilee Dalbey (firstname.lastname@example.org)
When: Every Tuesday 3:30 – 5:30pm, beginning September 28
Where: The Byrd Room in Palmetto Clubhouse
How Much: Free, both women and men can play. What Else: Because we play in the Palmetto Clubhouse, you must be a member of the Landings Club and Landlovers. You can order drinks/food from the bar. The Byrd Room can have a maximum of 24 players. If you plan to join us, please bring a set of dominoes if you have one! We also will be planning some dinner events for players. Contact: Contact Laurie Milano (email@example.com)
What: Landlover Ladies 9 Hole Golf Group When: Tuesdays (Tee times from Chelsea system) Where: Varies each week What Else: Landlover Ladies 9 hole golf welcomes those who have basic understanding of the rules, pace of play and have a GHIN #. Our focus is on having fun with a casual get together afterwards. There will also be 4 scrambles a year with prizes. From time to time, other small events will take place, such as a cookie exchange after golf in December and an ice cream social after golf in July. Membership: $ 20 yearly membership fee is required beginning January 1, 2023. Pay HERE.
What: History and Impact of SCAD
When: November 2, First Wednesday of the month October through May, 9:30-11:30 am. Where: Fellowship Hall at Messiah Lutheran Church Program: Katie Holderness, Executive Director of Friends of SCAD, will provide insights into why Savannah was chosen as the original location, how it has evolved from 71 students with 8 Majors to 15,000+ students with 40 majors in 2021, and the concurrent renaissance of the city of Savannah. How Much: Annual Club dues are $25 individual or $30 family. Must be a Landlovers member. Guests are welcome for $5 fee. What Else: Coastal Georgia Living, formerly known as Green Thumb Club, focuses on gardening, wildlife, and the Georgia coastal lifestyle. Our monthly meetings begin with coffee and socializing, followed by our featured speaker. Please be environmentally friendly by bringing your own coffee cup. Contact: Donna Bunn (firstname.lastname@example.org), Deb Werner (email@example.com)