Savannah Jaycees Clean Tybee Park and Host “Day at the Park” Event

(SAVANNAH, GA) The Savannah Jaycees announce their inaugural Park Day Celebration, “Day at the Park,” will be held on Saturday, June 11 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Jaycee Park, located at 30 Van Horne Ave. on Tybee Island. Sponsored by the Savannah Jaycees Foundation, this event is open to the public.

“We’re inviting everyone to come out to indulge in BBQ, Low Country Boil and Service Brewing craft beer while enjoying LIVE music from the Chuck Courtenay Band,” said Lauren Mathews, event coordinator and VP of Community Development for the Savannah Jaycees. “This event is a way for us to celebrate the local Jaycee legacy and impact in the community for over 60 years.”

The Savannah Jaycees will also have corn hole, kickball and soccer games going on throughout the day. Tickets are $5; children under 12-years-old are free. To purchase tickets for the event, visit The event is also featured on Facebook:

Before the cookout and celebration, the Savannah Jaycees will be working with the City of Tybee from 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., helping to improve the Jaycee Park on Tybee Island. A team will be rebuilding the horseshoe pit, repairing the trash can receptacles, re-painting the Jaycee Park sign, planting flowers in various locations, and adding mulch to the playground. For more information on the service project and how to get involved, contact Mathews at (912) 253-5802 or

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The Savannah Jaycees received its Charter in January of 1942. Our mission: We inspire leadership growth through community involvement. The Jaycees is a national and international organization made of up business men and women between the ages of 21 and 40. The United States Jaycees was founded in 1920. The Jaycee vision is to be the leading global network of active young citizens. The Jaycees was created to provide development opportunities that empower young people to create a positive change. For more information on the Savannah Jaycees, visit or

Cynthia Wright
Savannah Jaycees
VP of Communications

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