Muskogee Creek Tribe seminar Saturday

On Saturday, Aug. 24 at 10 a.m., the Lower Muskogee Creek Tribe will present a seminar to educate the public on aspects of the Muskogee history and culture, including myths and legends, aspects of daily living, genealogy and treaties. Registration is $20 for the seminar and lunch, at the Eastpoint Fire Department, 10598 SW 8th Street. For more information, call 229-762-3355.


Cooking Class at St. James Bay

On Wednesday Aug. 28, Chefs Milton and Shirley Cox will demonstrate how to prepare plantation chicken perloo with bacon-wrapped shrimp. H.J. Kuntry and Shirley Cox will provide live music while Milton Cox demonstrates how to make homemade wine. Cost is $15 per person. Reservations required; seating is limited. Please call the Crooked River Grill to make reservation at 697-5050.


Rock The Tee charity golf tournament

Come and compete in a Modified Florida Scramble on Sept. 7 at 9 a.m. at St. James Bay Golf Resort. There will be prizes for the first three places and a $10,000 “Hole in One Prize.” Entry fee is $500/foursome or $125/golfer and includes golf cart, greens fees, amenities bag, lunch and admission for two at Harry A’s Sept. 5, 6 and 7 for the Battle of the Bands. Register online at For more information contact Dave Allen at 653-6728 or visit Benefits Camp Sunshine, Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children, and the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation.


Franklin County’s oldest visitors

Every Wednesday in August from 2-3 p.m., hear a presentation about sea turtles,Franklin County's oldest visitors, by the Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve (ANERR) and the St. George Island Volunteer Turtlers. At ANERR, 108 Island Drive, in Eastpoint. Free and open to the public. For more information, visit .