‘Come Back to Jersey’ at Crooked River

Friday, Nov. 16 through Sunday, Nov. 18 the Panhandle Players will present “Coming Back to Jersey,” a comedy by Carl L. Williams and directed by Megan Lamb at the Crooked River Grille at the St. James Bay Golf Resort. Friday and Saturday Dinner Theatre is $40; Sunday Brunch Theatre $35. Reservations needed; Call Crooked River Grill 697-5050.


Dry Bones Ministry to host Saturday lunch

The Dry Bones Ministry invites you to come out for a day of fun, praise worship and lunch at 2 p.m. this Saturday, Nov. 17 at the Sixth Street Recreation Center in Apalachicola. Evangelist Annie Austin Pierce is hosting the event.


Autreys to sign new book Saturday

Author Gil Autrey and his wife, photographer Lane Autrey, will sign their new book, “Gone with the Tides and Other Southern Stories,” from 1 to 3 p.m. this Saturday, Nov. 17 at Downtown Books in Apalachicola.


Take Stock offers free Thanksgiving meal

The Take Stock in Children (TSIC) mentoring program and the Youth Advisory Council invite you to a free Thanksgiving Meal and Fellowship from 4 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 20 at the Apalachicola City Hall Community Center at Battery Park. The meal will be prepared by TSIC students and the Youth Advisory Council of the Franklin County Education Foundation as part of their civic responsibility to the less fortunate than themselves.


Apalachicola annual Christmas celebration Nov. 23

The Apalachicola Christmas Celebration will light up Apalachicola from 4 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 23. Santa arrives on a shrimp boat at 4 p.m. at the City Dock on Water Street, to hear children’s Christmas wishes. The Orman House Museum will be trimmed in holiday finery and docents dressed in period costumes welcome visitors. The Raney House Museum will also be decorated in holiday greenery and open for tours.

On Saturday, Nov. 25, at noon, the fun continues as Santa has a special day devoted to hearing wishes from his furry friends. Support the Franklin County Humane Society and have your pet’s picture taken with Santa for a donation. There will be a pet costume contest at 3 p.m., plus stocking stuffers for your non-furry friends.