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Weekend roundup of events in Savannah & the Lowcountry

July 21st, 2016

Find family-friendly things to do this JULY weekend in Savannah & nearby  in our EVENTS CALENDAR.  

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SEE ALL THE LOCAL KIDS’ EVENTS BY VISITING OUR EVENTS CALENDAR HERE. 

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Daytrips

Looking for a fun, activity-packed, kid-friendly daytrip? Check out our favorite daytrips from Savannah page here. 

Memorial Health’s free Mommy Mail program for pregnant & new parents

July 20th, 2016

Mommy Mail Breastfeeding Memorial Health

Attention new & expectant parents.

Memorial Health’s free email program – Mommy Mail – for expectant and new parents includes customized information, news and resources tailored to your specific stage of pregnancy and/or your child’s age—as well as announcements from their staff and access to support information—all conveniently delivered right to you.

As you prepare for childbirth and caring for your new baby, this program allows Memorial Health staff to touch base with you by email each week to make sure you have additional support on your journey into parenthood.

Sign up here or text mommymail to 313131

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Savannah preschool searching? Maggie’s Morning School has opening for 3s & 4s class

July 19th, 2016

Maggies-Morning-School-banner-ad-Savannah

Preschool searching in Savannah for 2016-17?

Maggie’s Morning School in Savannah has limited openings in their preschool 3’s /4’s class.

Recently voted BEST by Savannah Magazine and Connect Savannah, Maggie’s Morning School currently has limited openings for Preschool 3’s and 4’s class (not the state funded Pre-K).

Choose from 2, 3 or 5 half days or full days. Open House is Thursday, August 4 from 3-5 p.m.

School starts Mon. Aug. 8.

Maggie’s Morning School is starting their 35th school year! Come visit and see why we are called “The Creative Alternative”.

Maggie’s Morning School, 6610 Abercorn St., Savannah, 31405, www.maggiesmorningschool.org, On Facebook here. (912) 352-8404, (912) 352-8065 Maggie’s Morning School is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

Barre Bounce (barre toning + cardio) coming to fit46, Savannah

July 19th, 2016

barre cardio gym savannah fit46A new barre concept called Barre Bounce is coming soon to fit46 studio in Savannah. It includes barre toning + cardio (on a rebounder/trampoline).

Promo Code for FREE Class

fit46 studio just added an option to their fit46 Web site for new clients to submit their email address to receive a promo code for a FREE class. The submission place is on their home page @ www.fit46.com

About fit46

fit46 is a fitness studio on White Bluff Road in Savannah behind Lucky’s Market. fit46 offers barre, interval barre, HIIT, sculpting yoga classes & more. They have highly trained & experienced instructors that keep you motivated & will help you reach your fitness goals.

Childcare available 

fit46 is now offering childcare to help the moms in our community. The childcare service is for kids ages 0 & older. Sign up & see the class schedule here. 

Cost is $5 per child per class.

fit46, 5500 White Bluff Road (behind Lucky’s Market), Savannah 31405, 912-660-5292 email info@fit46.com, www.fit46.com On Facebook here, fit46.com is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Gymnastics & Tumbling After-School Classes @ Summit Gymnastics, Savannah

July 18th, 2016

Gymnastics Classes Savannah Tumbling Summit

For more than 10 years,  Summit Gymnastics in Savannah has produced top-quality gymnasts by providing a safe & productive work environment that enhances physical and mental well-being.

Fall 2016 Gymnastics & Tumbling classes start Aug. 1 2016. 

Call & schedule your child’s FREE TRIAL CLASS: 912-921-1034 or email summit.frontdesk@yahoo.com

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Class Pricing for Recreational Gymnastics, Tumbling

Twinkling Stars & Shining Stars – $72/per month
Rising Stars, Shooting Stars, Super Stars, Rock Stars, Tumbling Classes – $84/per month
Yearly Registration Fee: $50/per child, $80/per family
Call at 912-921-1034 or email summit.frontdesk@yahoo.com to enroll.

ASK ABOUT MILITARY, MULTI-CLASS AND SIBLING DISCOUNTS

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Tiny Tots Playtime @ Summit Gymnastics

Every Monday & Thursday starting in August
9:30-11AM
$5 per child (Cash or check only)
For children ages 5 & younger
Child must be accompanied by an adult
Open to all children. Children do not have to be enrolled at Summit Gymnastics to attend.

Call 912-921-1034 or email summit.frontdesk@yahoo.com.

Summit Gymnastics, 74 W Montgomery Crossroads, Savannah, 31406, (912) 921-1034, On Facebook here. Summit Gymnastics is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Puppet Show & Puppet Making @ Angela Beasley’s Puppet People

July 18th, 2016

Puppet People Summer Puppet Shows 2016 Savannah

Have you taken your kids to see an Angela Beasley’s Puppet People show yet? It’s a Savannah tradition. Here’s a chance to do so.

Puppet Show & Puppet Making @ Angela Beasley’s Puppet People in Savannah 

Sat. July 23 @ 11AM-12:30PM
Sat. July 30 @ 11AM-12:30PM

The Puppet Show & Puppet Making is designed for all ages especially the younger kids but not limited to those young at heart. All attendees will learn how to make a simple puppet and enjoy a puppet show afterwards.

For ticket information & more details, click here.

Angela Beasley’s Puppet People
3119 Furber Ave
Savannah, GA 31404
912-355-3366

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Christmas in July Sale & Family Fun @ Savannah Mall

July 18th, 2016

Christmas in July Savannah Mall Sale Ice Skating Santa Christmas In July!

July 23&24! COOL Specials throughout Savannah Mall. Synthetic Ice Skating at Center Court.

On Sat. July 23:

1-3:30PM Savannah Balloons will create Balloon art at center court

1, 2, & 3PM Puppet People will have a Frozen Cold Rock and Roll Jukebox show

Selfies w/Santa July 23: Snap a selfie with Santa and share w/Facebook or Twitter #SavannahSanta & win a $500 gift card.

Hourly Prizes: Skate Savannah Mall’s Synthetic Ice Rink! Snap a selfie with Santa and share it on Savannah Mall’s Facebook or Twitter (use #SavannahSanta) you could win a $500 gift card to a Savannah Mall store.

Savannah Mall, 14045 Abercorn Street, www.savannahmall.com , 912-927-7467. The Savannah Mall is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

Sandbox @ the Stables: Labor Day celebration @ Lawton Stables, Sea Pines Resort, Hilton Head Is.

July 18th, 2016

Labor Day kids activities: Sandbox at the Stables Hilton Head Is.5th Annual Sandbox At The Stables Fundraiser on Sept 5, 2016

The Sandbox Children’s Museum and Lawton Stables , both on Hilton Head Is., invite you & your family to “Sandbox at the Stables” this Labor Day 2016.

Everyone is invited to this community celebration on Labor Day Monday, Sept. 5 2016 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. @ Lawton Stables, located inside Sea Pines Resort on Hilton Head Is. (about a 1 hr drive from Savannah).

 

Activities (some free, some require activity tickets) scheduled include:

Craft projects
Inflatable water slides and bounce houses
Pony rides
Facepainting by Morgan’s Mommy Facepainting People
Family games and activities (including Rock Climbing Wall and Bungee Jumping by Firehouse Nutz Extreme Events)
Live remotes from SC103.1 and 104.9 The Surf

The Cowpoke Caper Parade is back again at High Noon. Come dressed as your favorite cowpoke and bring your cowpoke name – creativity is key. Free bandanas to the first 50 entries.

Available for purchase: hot dogs & burgers fresh off the grill, snow cones, cotton candy.

Admission: $5 per person; tickets for concessions and activities are $1 each.

(Members:$5/person and you will receive $5 in concession tickets for each paid admission)

Guests will park at the Trolley Stop inside Sea Pines Gate ($6 per vehicle fee entrance to Sea Pines) &  ride the free trolley to Lawton Stables. (there is NO Event parking at Lawton Stables)

The Sandbox Children’s Museum on Pope Avenue will be closed on Labor Day.

Lawton Stables, 190 Greenwood Drive, Hilton Head Island, S.C. 29928 tel: (843) 671-2586, www.lawtonstableshhi.com/ Sandbox Children’s Museum is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

FOR MORE LOCAL KIDS’ ACTIVITIES, VISIT OUR EVENTS CALENDAR HERE.

Tiny Tots indoor gym @ Summit Gymnastics, Savannah

July 18th, 2016

Tiny Tots Indoor Gym Savannah Summit Gymnastics Mommy & MeStarting Aug 1 2016, Tiny Tots Playtime will be offered on Mondays and Thursdays @ Summit Gymnastics, Savannah.

Tiny Tots Playtime is a magnificent introduction into the world of movement education. Summit Gymnastics provide a stress free environment for parent and child to work one on one. You and your child can exercise together, while he or she strengthens their developmental skills. Trampoline, foam in-ground pit, bars, balance beams, and more!

TINY TOTS PLAY TIME
9:30-11AM
$5 per child
912-921-1034
Front Desk Email: summit.frontdesk@yahoo.com
summitgymnasticsga.com
CASH OR CHECK ONLY

Summit Gymnastics, 912-921-1034, email summit.frontdesk@yahoo.com, 74 W. Montgomery Cross Rd, Savannah, 31406, summitgymnasticsga.com, Summit Gymnastics is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Get Into Golf clinics on Thursdays @ The Club at Savannah Harbor

July 17th, 2016

Get Into Golf (1)The Club at Savannah Harbor on Hutchinson Island next to the Westin introduces the new “Get Into Golf” player development clinics aimed at introducing golf to new participants.

Get Into Golf clinics provide all the tools necessary to give golf a test run, including golf clubs and golf balls, practice range time, a weekly ‘intro to golf’ clinic and ending with a three-hole test run – so participants can get a taste of what it’s like to be on a golf course in a friendly, fun and non-competitive atmosphere.

Get Into Golf at The Club at Savannah Harbor is just $39 per person.

Clinics are held each Thursday at 4PM and include:
“Intro To Golf” Clinic
Use of Callaway club rentals
Sleeve of Callaway golf balls
Three holes of golf

For more information on The Club at Savannah Harbor’s Get Into Golf program, visit theclubatsavannahharbor.com. To RSVP, email golf.savannah@westin.com or call 912.201.2240.

Instructors will introduce the basics of the game in a fun, affordable and no-pressure atmosphere and the facilities will provide all of the golf equipment for the participants.

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The Club at Savannah Harbor, Hutchinson Is., 2 Resort Drive, Savannah, 31421, 912.201.2240, email Golf.savannah@westin.com, On Facebook here,www.theclubatsavannahharbor.com  The Club at Savannah Harbor is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

FREE kids’ nature programs @ Skidaway Is. State Park, Savannah

July 17th, 2016

free kids nature activities Savannah Skidaway Island State Park

Come out to Skidaway Island State Park to enjoy FREE kids’ nature activities on certain days during July 2016 including Call of the Wild on July 23 when you walk the trails at night to hear nocturnal animals call.

To see the complete list of FREE kids’ nature activities @ Skidaway Is. State Park each month, click here.

Skidaway Island State Park, 52 Diamond Causeway, Savannah , GA 31411. On Facebook here.

FOR MORE FREE LOCAL KIDS’ EVENTS, CLICK HERE.

Free ebook: Baby Care Anywhere by Savannah pediatricians Ben Spitalnick & Keith Seibert

July 15th, 2016

Baby Care Anywhere Savannah pediatricians Baby Care Anywhere – by Savannah pediatricians Ben Spitalnick and Keith Seibert- is now available as an eBook for free.

The eBook version of Baby Care Anywhere is currently FREE with any shopAAP purchase!

So now you can buy this award-winning paper book as a gift, and keep the eBook for yourself!

Simply go to shop.aap.org and use promo code BABYCARE at checkout.

This freebie ends August 15, 2016. It’s good to share!

Drop off kids during Open Studio Summer @ Scribble Art Studio, Savannah

July 14th, 2016

Open Art Studio Drop off Scribble Art Studio Savannah

These images are just one of many art kit options @ drop-off open studio @ Scribble Art Studio Savannah: Paint & Sew a Pillow Character. These are pre-drawn or create your own.

Drop your kids off @ Scribble’s Open Studio for some fun out of the heat!

Get those kids out of the house and give yourself a mini-vacation. Or drop IN with your child for some creative parent-and-child time.

Drop off option is for ages 4+. For ages 3 & younger, a caregiver is required to stay.

Open Studio is 1-4:30PM Mon-Fri. $15 per hour includes your choice of loads of fun Art Kits to choose from. No reservations necessary.

For more information, call 912-713-7376 or email info@thescribbleartstudio.com

Scribble Art Studio is at 212 E 37th St, Savannah, 31401

Scribble Art Studio in Savannah also offers art summer camps 2016 for little & big kids.

To learn more about Scribble’s summer camps, art classes & children’s birthdays in Savannah, click here or call 912-713-7376 or email info@thescribbleartstudio.com

For more information, contact artist Carrie Christian at (912) 713-7376 or email info@thescribbleartstudio.com  . Click here for more info. Scribble Art Studio is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Musical Instrument Lessons; Kindermusik Parent & Me Playdates

July 14th, 2016

Savannah music instrument lessons Kindermusik Join Kindermusik Savannah with 88 Keys Piano this week for July play dates: “BUGS!” Play date to be held this Wednesday, July 20 and again on Saturday July 23 at 10AM.

All participants receive the Kindermusik class, an instrument/prop, 10 Kindermusik songs and a coupon for $10! Open to children ages 0-7! Cost is $15 and siblings pay only $5.

Enroll online today at www.kindermusikwith88keys.com.

Private musical instrument lessons

Do you live in Pooler, Effingham, Richmond Hill, Bloomingdale, Berwick area, or West Savannah and looking for private instrument lessons for your child close to your area? 88 Keys Piano will offer private music instruction for violin, viola, cello and piano beginning in the fall. For more info, email us at music@88keysga.com or call 912.988.KEYS.

Kindermusik Savannah, kindermusikwith88keys.com,   email music@88keysga.com, 912.988.KEYS (5397) Kindermusik is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Free open enrollment for Savannah’s only all-girl roller derby team

July 14th, 2016

junior roller derby Savannah after school activities It’s Open Enrollment time for the Savannah Jr. DerbyTaunts, Savannah’s only all girl roller derby team.

Open Enrollment is every Saturday morning from August 6th thru September 3rd, 9-11AM at Starcastle, located at 550 Mall Blvd in Savannah.

Open to girls ages 8-17. The only skill necessary to join is the ability to skate on lap without falling down. They’ll train you for the more advanced levels required to compete.

It’s free and fun to come try!

Skaters must bring their own water bottle and sports mouth guard. Skaters must have medical insurance. Skates, helmets and protective gear will be available for use during Saturday practices until you get your own.

For more information, click here  or email savannahjuniorderby@gmail.com

Free Kids’ Events in Savannah & the Lowcountry

July 13th, 2016

Free Savannah family eventsFREE things to do with kids in Savannah & the Lowcountry.

Is all that summer fun hurting your wallet? Check out our FREE events page here.