New Neighbors activities are places to create and strengthen friendships. Looks at all the fun you can have doing that!

Even though you indicated your interest in an activity when you registered, you still need to sign up to participate.

  • You can sign up for most activities at any time.
  • See descriptions below or click here to check the calendar listing.

For some activities, sign-up is limited to once a month:

  • On the 15th of each month you’ll receive an email informing you of these events and activities. These events are also listed here.
  • You can sign up beginning at 8:00 am on the 18th of the month. Popular activities with limited participation sell out quickly—be sure to set your alarm on the 18th so you don’t miss out!
  • Activities that require payment will have an Eventbrite link, where you will pay with a credit card.  You can register and pay from a computer, tablet, or mobile phone.

Anne Hurley,

  • We meet every 2nd and 4th Monday, 3-5 PM.
  • There is no cost.
  • Needle Arts is hosted in members’ homes and announced prior to each date.
  • To join the group and be included on the email list noting the host and location, contact:

Carolyn DeFrancesco, Elena Boshier,

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  • We ride every other Saturday. We always meet at 9 AM in The Landings Association (TLA) parking lot, near the playing fields restrooms.
  • The rides last from 60-75 minutes with 1 to 2 stops.
  • Please wear your helmet, NN name tag and bring a water bottle.
  • If it is raining or the roads are wet we will not ride. We always evaluate weather conditions the morning of the ride and inform all participants by email.
  • If you’re interested in New Neighbors Biking activity, please email us at:

Adam Ginenski, Joseph Minnecci, Jen Johnson, Steve Johnson

  • Learn about the Landings lagoons and local waters
  • Instruction and skills workshops and clinics – casting, knot tying, etc.
  • Equipment discussions
  • Fishing locally and on charters
  • Happy hours and socials
  • To join, please contact

Sandy Hodge

  • We play 9 holes on Wednesday afternoons. Landings Club Golf membership required.
  • A USGA handicap is encouraged but not required.
  • We are a fun, welcoming group so plan to stay afterwards to meet other new neighbors.
  • Walkers and players without carts are welcome.
  • To join, please contact the co-chairs at
  • Once registered, you will receive a Google Sheets to indicate your availability, which is due Thursday at midnight the week before the next Wednesday play date.
  • We look forward to seeing you on the course!

Barb Clark, Leigh Givens-Ulmer, Jodi Holmes, Tess Krisch

  • NN18’s main goal is to foster a community of women that enjoy golf, want to meet fellow golfers and have fun.
  • When players can, we gather after rounds for a club refreshment and on the days when we play a game, toast the winners.
  • We welcome women of all golfing abilities – don’t have a handicap index? No problem, join us and we’ll help you establish one.
  • We have many women that walk, more that ride and those that play from various tee boxes.
  • We play a round in 4 hours, the standard Landings Club time.
  • Landings Club Golf membership required.
  • For questions and to sign up for play, please email

Connie Hickey, Wendy Vespa, Cristine Danielson, MaryAnn Gallagher

  • We play Wednesdays starting between 8am – 1pm.
  • NN Men’s Golf is a great way to meet people and get involved in the golfing community at The Landings. 
  • We currently have over 100 golfers divided into four groups. 
  • Landings Club Golf membership and a USGA handicap of 32 or less is required.
  • Contact Bret Hardy at with questions or to sign up.

Sam Traina, Dave Johnson, John Garone, Brian Harklroad

  • No USGA handicap is required – new golfers are encouraged!
  • Landings Club Golf membership required.
  • Contact with questions or to sign up.

Rene Bilodeau, Michael Kattman

Sally & Brian O’Donnell, Gina & Jay Schecter,

  • New Neighbors Pickleball is primarily a social activity for players at all levels.
  • We play every Saturday morning from 10:45am – 12:45pm. Meet at the Franklin Creek Courts, on your left as you pull in the driveway.
  • We will supply racquets and balls and show you how to play and keep score.
  • Outdoor tennis or court shoes are highly recommended. 
  • Bring your own drinking water and towel. 
  • Call the rain line if weather is threatening: 912-598-3450.
  • Landings Club Athletic or Golf membership required.
  • Questions or to sign up for regular emails with details for playing, contact:

Bob Lilley, Mark Healy, Paul McCormack, Susan Glazer, Kay Yablecki, Joanne Ferraro

Paul McCormack,

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Danny Brannon,

Darie Donovan & Bruce Baker,

Molly & John Garone, Tracy & Mark Gleixner,

  • Whether it’s fish, fowl, produce, wine, spirits, or hard-to-find ingredients, each activity is a culinary adventure!  
  • Check the schedule to sign up >

Irene Snowberger, Janie Kolb Florenz,

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Joyce Flanagan & Martha Hutchins

Lee Gillis, Tammy Wall, Marlise Libby,

Bruce Strugatch, Libby Waldman-Strugatch, Kim Kowalski

Stacey Luther, Kimberly Pollard, Mary Ryan, Betsy Taubman

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Chris Kegley and Chris Rudy

  • Second Harvest serves as the food safety net for tens of thousands of children, senior citizens, low-income families, and people with disabilities who are at risk of hunger throughout Southern Georgia. Monthly, New Neighbors Community Service gets together on a Tuesday morning to provide the volunteer labor to pack boxes for needy families at our local food bank.
  • When: Third Tuesday of every month 10am to noon
  • Where: America’s Second Harvest Volunteer Center
  • No skill is required, just a caring heart.
  • Check schedule to sign up >

Stacey Graham, Glynis Peterson, Molly Ergenbright,

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  • The response to Happy Hours has been an overwhelming success! 
  • Happy Hours are held at the host’s home or another location on the island. Be creative!
  • We are always in need of additional hosts!
  • Check schedule to sign up >

Chrissy Menear, Shelby Scheuerman,

  • Must have lived in another country for a minimum of a year.
  • The must contact the chairpersons (below) before attending any of the events. Please provide the country where you resided in your email.
  • Check the schedule to sign up >

Ann Van Dyk, Karen Stopps, Sandy Hodge,

Karen Holland, Joanne Ferraro, Stacey Graham, Mary Lewis,

  • Fall opening social – part cocktail party, part information fair, don’t miss it!
  • Spring events vary, from Casino nights, to Toga Parties. Tons of fun!
  • Landings Club membership not required.
  • Check the schedule to sign up >

Elena Boshier, Cindy Johnson,

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Jeanine Arden-Ornt, Jane Hoven,

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