Our Welcome Mat is a monthly newsletter that details all of our upcoming events, such as each month's luncheon venue, menu, announcement of the guest speaker and how to make lunch reservations. It also includes a list of members' birthdays and new members for the current month. It is filled with information that includes on-going activities and the schedules of activity groups, such as book clubs, bridge clubs, day trips and more. The Welcome Mat is sent to members every month and contains all the information needed to register for every event.
Membership luncheons are open to all members on the 3rd Wednesday
of each month.
Come join us for lunch and an enjoy interesting program at various restaurant venues throughout Savannah
Dates may vary in November and December due to the Holidays.
Registration in advance is always required.
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party is our
bimonthly social party hosted by
various members in their homes.
It is a fun-filled evening for
socializing with members and a chance to meet new friends.
All members are invited.
You may bring your significant other or come alone. Members
are asked bring an hors d'oeuvre and this event is BYOB.
Savannah Newcomers Annual Fashion Show
is the highlight of the Spring season.
It is held in conjunction with our Luncheon that is held in April each year. It always features one or two of the area's Boutiques, and offers shopping opportunities at our Pop-up Shops. Evening and daytime fashions and the latest styles in jewelry are emphasized. Plus, local salon stylists and make up artists join in the fashion preliminaries by creating wonderful hair styles and runway make up. The models are volunteer members.
The Savannah Newcomers December Holiday Party is our end of the year party that is black tie optional. Members may bring their significant other or come alone. There is an abundance of delicious food, friendship and holiday cheer. Join the party during which we dance and laugh the night away.
Dinner and Dancing
Alley Cats Bowling: This is a fun and active group. All are welcome, new or experienced players.
Beach Beauties: A new group for beach lovers. Let's get together and enjoy the Salt Life on the 1st and 3rd Mondays at 10;00a Meet at North Beach or Pier. Sign up
Book Club I: Meets the second Monday of each month to choose and discuss agreed upon reading selection.
Book Club II: Meets on last Wednesday of each month to choose and discuss agreed upon reading selection
Book Club III: This group will meet on the Second Friday at 9:00a.m. at Barnes and Noble.
Breakfast Club: Enjoy breakfast together at various local restaurants, on the 1st Monday of each month.
Bunco: Meets on the third Monday of each month at one o'clock.
Dining Divas: Luncheon the first Tuesday of the month - Oct to June at members' homes. The host assigns a recipe to each member for their luncheon.
Dining Out: Different dinner arrangements each month. Coupes or singles welcome to join.
Ex-Pat Files: Have you spent extended time in another country or lived internationally. This is the group for you.
Foodie Flirts: Dinner at a restaurant or potluck at homes, hosted by a different member each month.
Four Seasons Gourmet: This group meets for a gourmet luncheon four times a year in member's homes. This group is currently FULL
Gentle Biking: Travel to nearby locations to gently bicycle and then stop for a lunch or picnic.
Gourmet Dinner Club: Take turns meeting in members homes as we serve up delicious food and Southern Hospitality. WAIT LIST
Hot Flashes: Photo club meets the first Wednesday of the month for photo taking outings around 10am and usually ends with lunch.
Handmade Card Making Group: A new group to make greeting cards like a professional! Will meet from 2-5pm on the 3rd Monday of each month.
Hot Flashes: A group of fun hobbyist photographers learning to take better photos. Meets 1st Wednesday of each month at 10 ending with lunch. FULL
Moonshiners: Enjoy Happy Hour drinks with friends at various establishments on the 3rd Thursday of each month 4:30- 6:30.
.Movie and Dinner: Join us for a movie and dinner the 3rd Tuesday of the month. We meet at the AMC Cinema of Stephenson for $5 special.
Scrapbooking Group: Meets on the second Sunday of the month to create photo scrapbooks.
Second Sunday Soup Supper: Hosted in homes. Members each bring a Crockpot of soup to sample and share. Come with one, go home with many! Meets at 5:00p Break bread and make friends.
SmART Group (Seeing and Making Art): Artsy adventures await! This group meets on the first Thursday of the month October through April.
SNC Dinning Out: Meets periodically to enjoy a dinner at a local restaurant. Couples or singles are welcome.
SNC's Women's Gourmet Luncheon: Meets on the fourth Thursday of the month (11:30a-1:30p) to enjoy lunch hosted by a different member each month..
Stitch and Fix: This needleworking group is for anyone who is into fine Needlepoint, Cross Stitch, Knitting and Crochet. If you have "stitchy fingers" come join the fun.
Sundays in the Squares: Explore the Squares of Savannah on the 1st Sunday at 4:30p. Relax with a fine beverage and a small bite while enjoying the company of like minded friends. Bring your chair and all drinks in plastic or cans.
Travelers: Short trips, long trips, international or state side-- let's share our love of travel.
Treasure Hunters: Antiquers, Consignment shoppers, and auction goers meet the fourth Thursday at 10.
Trekkers & Walkers: Tuesday and Thursday meet at 7:55a and walk at 8:00. Choice of 1-mile or 3-mile loop. Alternating between Whitemarsh Island YMCA and Daffin Park (Sept-June)
Women's Gourmet Luncheon: Meets the fourth Thursday 11:30-1:30 and is hosted by a different member each month.
Moonshiners Group - A monthly Ladies Night Out for cocktails and appetizers.
Follow our activities
Get information on how to join any of our groups in our monthly newsletter, the Welcome Mat.
Have an idea for a new group?
Contact our Activities Committee Chair, Donna Roy firstname.lastname@example.org
Savannah Newcomers periodically organizes groups to attend special events being held in Savannah.
Examples include festivals, theater performances, and concerts. But you don't have to wait for a special event because every month Newcomers offers many activities to investigate!
Lunch and a walking tour of Historical Savannah Sites