People & Places

Cary Greenfield, Lillian Clarke, Lynda Tye

Julie Andrew

CASA Fashion Show & Luncheon 2017

The annual CASA Fashion Show and Luncheon at The Cloister is always such a fun way to kick off spring! This year’s event celebrated gardening, local garden clubs, and the idea that with careful care and tending, children also grow and thrive.



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Julie Andrew

Sea Island once again pulled out the stops for an excellent Southern Grown concert at Rainbow Island. This time the crowd was treated to the Purple Xperience from Minneapolis, a Prince tribute band true to the spirit and music of The Purple One. more

May 30, 2017 9:10 AM People & Places

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Julie Andrew

The weather could not have been more perfect for the Brunswick Junior Woman’s Club’s annual Pedalin’ Poker Ride! This year’s route took riders from Bennie’s Red Barn to Marsh’s Edge, Certified Burgers & Beverage & Brogen's North, ending at the Barn. more

May 30, 2017 9:10 AM People & Places

Tour 6 private gardens on the south end of St. Simons Island at Cassina Garden Club's 11th Annual Tabby & Tillandsia Garden Walk. Garden Party, live music, refreshments & more at the cabins as well. more

Liz Demato, Jan Bangert, GeeGee Adams, Joan Neely

Julie Andrew

In connection with this year’s Tabby and Tillandsia Garden Walk, the Cassina Garden Club hosted a number of other events in the preceding week that began with Earth Day. A highlight was the Thursday evening “Celebration Thyme” cocktail reception. more

May 30, 2017 9:09 AM People & Places

Mary and Russ Mentzer, Dave and Mike Fox

Provided by the St. Simons Land Trust

The St. Simons Land Trust’s annual Live Oak Society Reception was recently held at the Cloister Hotel’s Black Banks Terrace. Executive Director, David H. Pope, was the speaker for the event. more

May 30, 2017 9:10 AM People & Places

Marlisa and Blase Grady

Julie Andrew

The 2017 A Taste of Glynn culinary competition and signature fundraiser for Glynn Community Crisis Center/Amity House was held on a picture-perfect evening at The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort. more

May 22, 2017 9:59 AM People & Places

Ruth and Owen Palmateer, John and Carol Austin

Julie Andrew

The Episcopal Women of Christ Church Frederica along with Tour of Homes sponsors, homeowners, designers, decorators, and volunteers celebrated another successful Tour at Musgrove Retreat and Conference Center. more

May 22, 2017 8:34 AM People & Places

Lauren Hopkins, Bonnie Turner, Julie Lovein, Sandi Channell, Jennifer Wall, Janet Brown, Meady Watkins

Julie Andrew

The St. Simons Cotillion recently held its new member luncheon and annual meeting at Janet Brown’s lovely Hampton Point home. The weather was perfect and the food was, of course, divine! more

May 22, 2017 11:18 AM People & Places

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Julie Andrew

What a weekend for the Wings Over Golden Isles Air Show! For the first time in decades, the Brunswick-Golden Isles Airport hosted the US Navy Blue Angels, a fantastic line-up of additional aerial performers plus static displays of aircraft. more

Apr 28, 2017 12:51 AM People & Places


Julie Andrew

Spring days that felt like summer brought out the crowds for Glynn Visual Arts’ annual Art in the Park weekend. With more than 70 vendors, a creation station for kids, and a Sunday bicycle scavenger hunt, Postell Park was packed! more

Apr 28, 2017 12:41 AM People & Places


Julie Andrew

The Farm at Oatland North held a Spring Festival community event and fundraiser to support the care of the animals there. It was a nice, sunny day and there was a terrific turn-out of families enjoying the games, crafts, and fun farm activities. more

Apr 28, 2017 12:35 AM People & Places

Cecelia and Brent Kersey, Hope and Zack Gowen

Julie Andrew

The American Cancer Society Victory Board recently held a Daddy Daughter Dance at Ziggy’s as part of their 2017 Victory Gala events. Proud papas with their precious princesses packed the club on a sunny Sunday afternoon for the festivities. more

May 22, 2017 11:49 AM People & Places

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Julie Andrew

It couldn’t have been a prettier week for Jekyll Island’s annual Whiskey Wine & Wildlife fundraiser. Multiple days of events were well-attended with the piece de resistance being Saturday’s outdoor tasting fest in Beach Village. more

May 22, 2017 12:38 PM People & Places

Sharon Roberts, Pagent Meredith, Alannah and David O’Quinn, Ron Roberts

Julie Andrew

It was a rockin’ night indeed at The Tree Bar at Bennie’s Red Barn for the Sham-Rockin’ party benefiting Communities in Schools. There was delicious food, lively conversation, and dancing to music by Roy Gentry & the Hired Guns. more

May 22, 2017 10:53 PM People & Places

Sharon Flemming, Geraldine Slater

Julie Andrew

Thousands of runners came from all over to participate in the 2017 Southeast Georgia Health System Foundation Bridge Run. The weather was great and the real competition to beat was the gnats! Overall winner this year was an Olympic marathon runner. T more

May 22, 2017 12:13 PM People & Places

Xada Baxter, Meg Conway, Ellen Rogers

Julie Andrew Tharpe

It was a beautiful night at Gascoigne Park for the annual St. Simons Land Trust Oyster Roast. Attendees enjoyed plentiful Southern fare, all-you-can-shuck oysters, and live music by Suzy and the Bird Dogs. more

Mar 23, 2017 9:19 PM People & Places

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Golden Isles Live! presented the world famous Irish music group Cherish The Ladies in concert at Glynn Academy Memorial Auditorium. The Golden Isles Live! season will conclude on May 5 with a concert by The Diamonds. more

Mar 23, 2017 1:42 PM People & Places

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Photos supplied by Coastal Symphony of Georgia

The audience was enthralled during the February concert by the talented musicians of the Coastal Symphony – conducted by Maestro Luis Haza. Iconic pieces by Beethoven, Brahms, Dvorak and Liszt highlighted the Romantic period of classical music. more

Mar 23, 2017 1:30 PM People & Places

Shoe Judges Erica Torras, Jessica Cannon, Catherine Slade

Julie Andrew Tharpe

The Cloister was filled with women dressed (& shod) to the 9s for Wine, Women & Shoes. With charming Shoe Guys, stellar wines, a delicious lunch, fun live auction & a fashion show that rocks, this annual event is a highly anticipated girls' day out! more

Mar 23, 2017 10:47 PM People & Places

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