FRIDAY

 

“Neruda,” as part of the Literary Guild of St. Simons Island Film Series, 7 p.m., St. Simons Island Casino, 550 Beachview Drive, St. Simons Island. The 2016 Chilean film is in Spanish with English subtitles and is rated R. $3. (912) 289-7357 or email litguildssi@gmail.com.

SATURDAY

Fun at Crooked River, Crooked River State Park, 6222 Charlie Smith Senior Highway, St. Marys. Parking $5. (912) 882-5256.

• Beachcombing Cruise, 9 a.m.-noon. Features a ranger-led cruise to the Cumberland Island beach to learn about birds and marine creatures that inhabit this unique and important ecosystem. $40. Registration required by Friday.

• Wildlife of Our World, 1-2 p.m. Features a meet-and-greet with the animals that live in the park. $1.

• Sensory Hike, 7-8 p.m. A walk to learn about the five senses. $1.

Southern Grown Farmer’s Market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., The Market at Sea Island, 351 Sea Island Road, St. Simons Island. Includes live music. (912) 634-3994.

Sights and Sounds of the Sawmills, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., Fort King George Historic Site, 302 McIntosh Road, Darien. Features Jason Baker, interpretive ranger, on the historic sawmills of Darien. Includes the video, “The Last Raft.” $10 a person. (912) 437-4770 or gastateparks.org/fortkinggeorge.

Starry Nights “Music in the Park” series, 6-8 p.m., St. Marys Waterfront Park. Features Harbor, a cover band made up of high school kids with all genres of music. Bring a blanket or lawn chair and a picnic (optional). Series continues through Sept. 9. Free. (912) 882-4000 or visitstmarys.com.

“Bleacher Bums,” 8 p.m. Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday, Brunswick Actors’ Theatre, 1413 Newcastle St., Brunswick. Show continues 8 p.m. Aug. 19 and 26, 3 p.m. Aug. 20 and 27. $25 adults, $20 teachers and active military with ID, $10 students; with desserts and beverages (popcorn and Cracker Jacks). (912) 280-0023 or brunswickactorstheatre.com.

MONDAY

Mammograms by the Wellness on Wheels mobile health vehicle. Mammograms require a physician’s order; financial assistance available. (912) 466-5234 or sghs.org.

• Monday — 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Brantley Family Medicine Center, 21300 Highway 82, Waynesville. (912) 466-5941.

• Tuesday — 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., IGA Supermarket, U.S. Highway 84, Ludowici. (912) 545-2107, ext. 233.

• Wednesday — 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Perry Park Clinic, 2215 Bartow St., Brunswick. (912) 275-8028.

• Aug. 24 — 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., McKinney Community Health Center, 711 Charles Gillman Ave., Kingsland. (912) 510-9728.

• Aug. 26 — 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Camden County Recreation Center, 1050 Wildcat Drive, Kingsland. (912) 466-5234.

WEDNESDAY

Wine Down Wednesday, 5:30-6:30 p.m., The Farmer and the Larder, 1523 Newcastle St., Brunswick. Includes tapas and four new wines. $20. (912) 342-7700.

THURSDAY

Eco Lectures Series, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Sea Palms Resort & Conference Center Green Room, 515 N. Windward Drive, St. Simons Island. Kathy Bradley, reading excerpts from her book, “How To Make An Environmentalist.” Registration, greenscenega.org.

Party at the Pub to benefit Second Harvest of Coastal Georgia, 5:30-9 p.m., Village Inn and Pub, 500 Mallery St., St. Simons Island. Includes food, drinks and music by Traveling Riverside Band. (912) 634-6056

Chautauqua Lecture Series, 6-7 p.m., A.W. Jones Heritage Center, 610 Beachview Drive, St. Simons Island. Speaker is Colin Woodard on “The Republic of Pirates: Blackbeard and the Real Pirates of the Caribbean.”$50 members, $95 nonmembers. (912) 634-7090.

AUG. 18

Sunset Boat Cruise, 7-8:30 p.m., Crooked River State Park, 6222 Charlie Smith Senior Highway, St. Marys. Ranger-led cruise to learn about birds and marine creatures that inhabit this unique and important ecosystem. $30, parking $5. Registration required by Aug. 17. (912) 882-5256.

AUG. 19

Fun at Crooked River, Crooked River State Park, 6222 Charlie Smith Senior Highway, St. Marys. Parking $5. (912) 882-5256.

• Local History Boat Cruise, 9 a.m.-noon. Features a ranger-led cruise to learn about area history and unique historical sites along Camden County’s waterways. $30. Registration required by Aug. 18.

• Wildlife of our World, 1-2 p.m. Features a meet and greet with the animals who live in the Park. $1.

• Storytelling, 5-6 p.m. Features a park ranger with a story, followed by a craft. $1.

Arts and Craft Show, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 19-20, Postell Market/Postell Park, Pier Village, St. Simons Island. (912) 230-1042.

Healthy Cooking with Flava from Puerto Rico, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., The Farmer and the Larder, 1523 Newcastle St., Brunswick. Features Chef Amadeus, winner of the Food Networks Extreme Chef “Mexican Showdown,” originally from Jacksonville. $45. Ticket purchase required by Aug. 17. (912) 342-7700.

Auditions for 2017-18 shows, 11 a.m. Aug. 19, 6 p.m. Aug. 21, The Ritz Theatre, 1530 Newcastle St., Brunswick. Reservations required, email ad@goldenislesarts.org. (912) 262-6934.

AUG. 20

Sounds by the Sea, 7-9 p.m., Neptune Park, behind the Casino Building, 530 Beachview Drive, St. Simons Island. Features Savannah-based musicians Maggie and Jackson Evans, with a blend of jazz and salsa original tunes and audience favorites. Bring a picnic supper and lawn chair or blanket. Season continues monthly through Sept. 17. $10 adults, $5 children 6-12. (912) 262-6934.

AUG. 21

Total Solar Eclipse Viewing Party, noon-2:30 p.m., Fort Frederica National Monument, 6515 Frederica Road, St. Simons Island. Eclipse glasses available while they last. Area is not in “total black” area, will be about 90 percent. (912) 638-3639.

Eclipse Paddling Trip, 1-4:15 p.m., Fort King George Historic Site, 302 McIntosh Road, Darien. Kayak to Butler Island the view the solar eclipse. Recommended for experienced paddlers only. Bring water, snacks and sunscreen. Eye protection provided. (912) 437-4770.

Solar Eclipse for the Ages, 2-3 p.m., Crooked River State Park, 6222 Charlie Smith Senior Highway, St. Marys. Features the viewing of a near total solar eclipse. Proper eyewear provided. Free; parking $5. (912) 882-5256.

Fax to (904) 359-4478 or email events@jacksonville.com.