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Ann McGlaughlin, Jeff and Cindy Cowles, Riddick Ackerman

Julie Andrew

Frederica Academy Derby Day 2018

Frederica Academy’s annual Derby Day fundraiser was once again a rousing success and the hat game was strong! Justified might have been running on a wet track, but skies were blue at Sea Island’ and guests enjoyed great music, food & fellowship.

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Julie Andrew

Gascoigne Bluff Park was the site of a celebration of cultural heritage during the Georgia Sea Islands Festival. This annual festival under the oaks showcases African American musical traditions, food, art & craftsmanship of the barrier islands. more

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Julie Andrew

The annual Spring Fling Festival at The Farm at Oatland North celebrates the season and invites everyone to come out and visit with the animals and enjoy fun activities for all ages. From finger painting to fishing, there was lots for kids to do! more

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Steve Kendall

Smiles and hugs were the order of the day as 75 local veterans of WWII, Korea and Vietnam and their 75 guardians flew to Washington, DC, for a day of reflection, remembrance and camaraderie. (Photos by Steve Kendall) more

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Molly Duckworth

The Coastal Georgia Historical Society’s annual Little Light Music summer concert series kicked off in May with a fantastic performance by The Tams. They had the crowd up dancing and singing along to their favorite tunes. more

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Julie Andrew

Recently Jekyll Island hosted its inaugural Book Festival. Guest authors discussed their works and the writing and publishing processes. More than 25 authors participated in this first ever one-day literary event. more

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Laura and Mike Parrish

Julie Andrew

Advanced culinary arts students from the Golden Isles College & Career Academy recently had the opportunity to work alongside Sea Island Resort chefs to prepare a buffet dinner for guests at A Night with the Stars. more

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Julie Andrew

With warmer weather, people are getting out to more community events around the Golden Isles, like First Friday in Historic Downtown Brunswick. more

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Zach White, Sandy Jensen, Staci Bennett

Julie Andrew

Recently the Coastal Georgia Historical Society held a reception honoring the Society’s Keepers of the Light at the A.W. Jones Heritage Center. They also announced the completion of the capital campaign to fund a WWII Home Front Museum on SSI. more

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Suzel and Kevin MacCallum

Julie Andrew

Although inclement weather forced the festivities inside at The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort, A Taste of Glynn to support Glynn Community Crisis Center - Amity/Hope House was still a decidedly delicious affair! more

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Julie Andrew

Mother Nature smiled on the Cassina Garden Club in perfect celebration of its 90 years in existence. The rain held off for the inaugural Music at the Cabins concert featuring Michael Hulett and the weather for the Garden Walk was simply divine! more

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Lynn Van Iderstyne, Carla Morgan, Rebecca Johnson

Julie Andrew

This year’s CASA Luncheon and Fashion Show featured models who are active volunteers in the community. These movers and shakers rocked the runway for a full house at The Cloister at Sea Island in casual and formal looks from local boutiques. more

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Lindsey Kennedy, Jennifer Bradley

Julie Andrew

Friends and supporters of St. Simons Elementary School’s Ocean Lab recently gathered at a fundraiser for the program at The Greenhouse SSI. Libations flowed liberally and oysters were shucked by the dozens as guests enjoyed the evening. more

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Julie Andrew

It was a beautiful morning at Wesley Academy of Early Learning for their annual Color Run and Spring Festival. Azaleas were in bloom, skies were blue, and runners got doused with a little color along the route for this fun fundraiser. more

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Judy Wright, Chrissy Johnston, Lauren Hopkins

Julie Andrew

The St. Simons Cotillion recently held its annual Spring Luncheon to welcome new members at the lovely home of Beth Barrett. It couldn’t have been a more beautiful day on the island; the weather was perfect and the fellowship was even finer. more

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Paul White, Kevin Lokey, Jim Renner

Julie Andrew

Recently the Communities of Coastal Georgia Foundation and Stewards of the Georgia Coast held their 3rd Annual Conservation Donors Roundtable. "A Tale of Two Turtles" focused on conservation stories of loggerhead sea turtles and gopher tortoises. more

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Julie Andrew

The 2018 ECW Christ Church Tour of Homes may have set records for attendance according to ECW President Jane Watson at the Patron’s Party held at Musgrove Retreat following the Tour. EIL was out capturing the fun on Tour Day and at the party. more

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Cindy Stephenson

The grand opening of Wainwright Field was a victorious night for the Glynn Academy Red Terror baseball team. After a dedication ceremony, St. Louis Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright threw out the ceremonial first pitch and the Terrors beat Brantley Co. more

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Dena Lyons, Hillary Lydon, Kay Miller

Julie Andrew

Bubbly and bodacious – a perfect way to describe the women, the wine, and the fashion at this year’s Wine Women and Shoes fundraiser to benefit Hospice of the Golden Isles. more

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Julie Andrew

The SSI Village was the place for pups to be during the annual Bark for Life Kick-off Pup Crawl. Participants began at Island Dog and made their way around the village, visiting shops & restaurants for special treats, games & prizes. more

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Julie Andrew

February is a month for running in the Golden Isles. From the Southeast Georgia Health System Foundation Bridge Run to Super Dolphin Day benefiting SSI elemenary schools there are fun walks, 5K races, 10K races, and, this year, a half-marathon. more

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