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Free “Life’s a Beach” Family Day @ Jepson Center for the Arts, Savannah, July 11

July 1st, 2015

Free kids' events in SavannahTelfair Museums will host a beach-themed Free Family Day July 11 from 1-4 pm at the Jepson Center for the Arts, 207 W York Street, on Telfair Square.

The day celebrates the exhibition Life’s a Beach, which features works by British photographer Martin Parr.

During Free Family Day, guests can transport themselves to exotic beaches by having their photo taken in front of a beach chair green screen.

Other activities include gallery games, flip-flop decorating and kite making. The Gray’s Reef National Marine Sanctuary and the Tybee Island Marine Science Center will set up activity tables in the Jepson atrium. Local artist William Kwamena-Poh will display his watercolor portraits of the peoples and scenes of the Ghana coast.

All Free Family Days are free and open to the public thanks to the sponsorship of the City of Savannah’s Department of Cultural Affairs and Georgia Power Foundation, Inc.


Summer programs at the Jepson Center:

Mommy and me activities Savannah Stroller Art ToursStroller Tour: Life’s a Beach

Thursday, July 16, 9:30 – 10:15 am, Jepson Center for the Arts

Adults with infants from 2–18 months and their siblings are welcome. Tour is included with museum admission and always free to members. Ten infant spaces are available; pre-registration is available online at or by calling 912.790.8827.

Open to our youngest visitors, Stroller Tours are monthly gatherings at which parents and caregivers can enjoy a morning at the museum while also engaging infants with art. This month jump into Martin Parr’s photographs of beaches around the world and compare them with the beach we have right down the road. Come explore coastal life through a different lens.

toddler preschooler art programs SavannahTelfair Tots: Life’s a Beach

Thursday, July 16, 10:30 – 11:30 am, Jepson Center for the Arts

Adults with preschoolers ages 2–5 and their younger siblings are welcome. Activity fee is $5 per participating child; regular museum admission applies for caregivers; always free to adult museum members. To register, please call 912.790.8827 or visit

Once a month, preschoolers and their adult companions are invited to the museum for story time, a special tour, and an art activity. This month make your own flip-flops! Take the time to celebrate the summer and decorate your own summer fun flip-flops—we’ll have all the materials and great example ideas as well.


Drop-in Camps

July 20–31

Morning session: ages 8–12, 9 am–12 pm

Afternoon session: ages 12–18, 1–4 pm

Classes limited to 17, pre-registration required Members $25 a class, non-members $35

Join us for a specific project or sign up for all! Parents who want to keep their kids active during the final weeks of summer can bring them by the museum for daily projects. Each day we provide the materials, guidance, and space for children to do it their way.

Mondays—Drawing in the galleries

Tuesdays— Printmaking, with a focus on screenprinting

Wednesdays— Drawing robots and sculptures that light up

Thursdays—Drawing in the galleries


Print Yourself! Mini Me 3D Printing Pop Icons

Saturdays August 1- September 3, 1-4pm, Jepson Center for the Arts

Members $50 | Non-members $75

3D printed figurines are the craze lately and in this celebration of pop culture, we are inviting you and your loved ones to have your own mini me sculpture printed in pop colors. Come by the Jepson Center’s studio on Saturday between 1-4pm and strike a pose while we make a digital scan of you. It only takes 5-10 minutes to get scanned and we will mail the figurine and digital 3D image to you as soon as the printing is complete.

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Last chance to get free dining at Disney

June 30th, 2015

Disney Free Dining 2015

One of the best ways to save on a Disney vacation, the FREE DINING PLAN promotion, expires Friday, July 10th.

Hurry & contact Two Sisters Travel to book a package now for only $200 and take advantage of this great discount. You’ll save hundreds on your resort & ticket package with this popular offer.

2015 free dining plan dates are August 28th – October 2nd; October 25th October 31st; November 8th – November 19th; and December 15th – December 21st. Free dining is being offered to guests for their entire length of stay as long as your arrival date is within the promotion dates.

FREE Dining Plans are available at select Walt Disney World Resorts and require a minimum 3-night stay with 2-day Magic Your Way ticket with Park Hopper upgrade. Guests staying in a Value Resort will receive the Quick-Service Dining Plan and guests in Moderate, Deluxe, and Deluxe Villa Resorts receive the Disney Dining Plan. You can even upgrade your dining plan by paying the cost difference between your complimentary plan and the plan you want.

This is a very popular time to try out the Deluxe Dining Plan.

Dining reservations are already open for these dates so let’s get your FREE DINING vacation package booked now.

Contact Two Sisters Travel now for your no-obligation vacation quote or details. And remember, their travel planning services are always 100% FREE.

Tara McCoy, Vacation Specialist at Two Sisters Travel


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Mini Art Kids’ Parties @ Scribble Art Studio, Pooler

June 30th, 2015

Mini Art Parties Pooler Scribble Art Studio

Take the stress out of your child’s next party.

Scribble Art Studio in Pooler is now offering mini art parties. Perfect for parents who are looking for an easy and creative birthday party option.

You bring the sweets and Scribble Art Studio provides the fun.

Each guest picks his or her own art kit to work on as they eat cupcakes and celebrate your little artist’s birthday. There’s something for everyone with 5 wonderful kits to choose from. No goody bags necessary here as each child gets to take home their kits. Learn more here. 

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

Pooler location: 115 Canal St, Pooler, GA 31322

Scribble Art Studio in Savannah & Pooler also offers private & group art classes, summer art camps, adult art parties & children’s birthday parties, both in the studio & at-home DIY art birthday kits. For gifts, Scribble as art kits & gift certificates. For more information, contact artist Carrie Christian at (912) 713-7376 or email  . Click here for more info. Scribble Art Studio is a advertiser

Discount on Byrd’s transported after-care karate, Savannah

June 28th, 2015

Byrd's after-school karate martial arts Savannah Wilmington Is. Byrd’s transported after-school martial arts on Whitemarsh Island Savannah provides a fun & safe after-school experience for children.

Back to school special: Enroll by July 20 for the upcoming fall session & save.  Get 2 private lessons & a crisp, new uniform for $29. 

The program focuses on developing students’ discipline & attitude toward school. They evolve into a positive “Yes, I can” attitude while forming strong friendships.  The program also focuses on physical fitness, proper socialization skills, teamwork, cooperation skills.

The entire class learns karate kicks and punches, how to deal with bullies and they play fun martial arts games and drills.

Learn more here. 

All transportation services to and from school are included in the initial costs.  The program runs from 2:30-6PM Monday-Friday. Byrd’s Korean Martial Arts hosts this curriculum all year long.

To register, call 912-898-0406 for more information.

Byrd’s Korean Martial Arts, 4717 East Highway 80 Suite A Next to Publix, Whitemarsh Is. Savannah, (912) 898-0406, On Facebook here.

Free 30-minute golf clinics during July @ The Club at Savannah Harbor

June 28th, 2015

Family Golf Month Club at Savannah Harbor

During July 2015, enjoy FREE 30-minute golf clinics at The Club at Savannah Harbor on Hutchinson Island next to Westin Savannah. Open to the public.

What a fun, fit way to spend time outdoors with the family.

You are also invited to take advantage of free golf on the club’s 9-hole, family-friendly golf course during July. Kids 18 & younger play for free. Parents play for $15 each. Free Callaway rental clubs available.

Contact Paul Killgallon for more information at 912.201.2240, email or click here.

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Tummy Time Foods Summer Food Craft Playdates & Workshops, Savannah & Pooler

June 28th, 2015


Cooking FOod Craft Playdates Pooler TUmmy Time Foods

Weekly Tiny Tots Play Dates
Tuesdays at 10:15-11:15am, Tom Triplett Park (Pooler)
Come to the most creative play date in town. Kids ages 5 & younger enjoy learning, singing and story time while making two seasonal food crafts—one to eat and one to keep. Cost: $10 per child.

Advanced tickets are required and may be purchased individually or in a 4-session bundle here.


Summer Food & Fun Workshops for ages 6 & older, Pooler

Tiny Tots Play Dates will continue on Tuesdays in July 2015 but FOR AGES 6 & OLDER starting July 7 but from 12:15-1:15pm.

Tuesdays in July at Tom Triplett Park (Pooler), 12:15-1:15pm

Join Tummy Time Foods for five 1-hour workshops where your child will make delicious summer time treats! During each workshop, your child will play a game, learn a nutrition lesson or do a nutrition craft and make a delicious, healthy summer snack from scratch using the season’s freshest ingredients. For kids age 6 & older. 

Tuesday, July 7: “Traffic Light Eating”: Learn some great strategies for summer healthy eating!

Tuesday, July 14: “Sugar Shock”: Make yummy snacks using all-natural sugar alternatives. 

Tuesday, July 21: “Summer Salads”A great dressing, and even a wrap, can take a simple salad from yummy to spectacular! 

Tuesday, July 28: “Energy Bites”Make quick and easy snacks to keep you fueled all day long!

The cost is $25 per class or $45 for 2 classes. Discounted bundles for all 4 classes are also available. Advanced registration is required and available here. 


Tummy Time Foods workshops Savannah Children's Museum

Play Dates and Food Workshops at the Savannah Children’s Museum
Saturday July 16 and August 15
Savannah Children’s Museum (Whistlestop Café Dining Car)

Enjoy Tummy Time Foods’ signature Tiny Tots Play Dates and NEW Simple Bites Classes this summer at the Savannah Children’s Museum. Participants will enjoy a 10% discount at the Whistlestop Café.

Tiny Tots Play Dates (Ages 5 and under)
11am-12pm, $12 per child ($10 with CHS Membership)
Kids will enjoy singing, making food crafts and more! One parent is required to participate per child.

Simple Bites Classes (Ages 6-12)
1-2pm, $15 per child ($13 with CHS Membership)
Kids will enjoy a fun craft or food experiment with the TTF Chef! They will then make a simple seasonal snack to enjoy.

Advanced registration is required and available here.


Kids Cooking Birthday Parties Savannah PoolerKids Can Cook!
Tummy Time Foods provides hands-on cooking and nutrition events for kids of all ages! Our signature Kids Cooking Parties are the tastiest way to learn and play! In addition to these deliciously amazing events, we also provide Birthday Cooking Parties, At-Home Cooking Parties, Cooking Classes, Cooking Camps and Family Nutrition Coaching.

Looking for a creative idea for your child’s birthday? Looking for a creative activity for your kids during winter break? Book your Kids Cooking Party today at


Summer’s Coming… Let’s Party!

Let Tummy Time Foods customize a culinary experience for your child this summer. Choose two menu items using the season’s freshest ingredients and your child will have the most creative party in town. For more information, click here.

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New Kindermusik Savannah classes start in July for babies, toddlers, families

June 28th, 2015

preschooler baby classes Mommy & Me Kindermusik SavannahKindermusik in Savannah with 88 Keys Piano announces its brand new themes for July.

Babies ages newborn to 2 will begin “Nighty Night” on Mondays at 9:20am.

Toddlers ages 2’s and 3’s will begin “Beach Days” on Mondays at 10:15am.

Now also offering a weekly “Family Time” class for ages 0-7 combined on Saturdays at 9am. First class begins Saturday, July 4th at 9:10AM and will meet every Saturday in July. If you are interested in joining Kindermusik for Family Time starting this coming Saturday, July 4, please call or email right away at 912.988.KEYS (5397) or

Monthly playdate

Join Kindermusik for their July monthly playdate: “Bugs, Bugs, BUGS in my Backyard!” Playdate is open for ages 0-7 and will be offered twice this month: Thursday, July 23 at 10AM and Saturday, July 25 at 10AM. Spaces are limited and online enrollment is available now at or by calling 912.988.KEYS.

Kindermusik…where music and learning play.

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Dollar Days start July 9 @ Once Upon A Child Savannah

June 28th, 2015

Dollar Days at Once Upon A Child Savannah Starting Thursday, July 9, all clearance apparel will be marked down to $1 @ Once Upon A Child Savannah  @ 1100 Eisenhower Drive in Eisenhower Square.

Be sure to get there early for the best selection. Doors open at 9:30AM.

* Offer may not be used in conjunction with any other discounts, sale or offer. Not applicable to prior purchases or gift cards. All sales final.

Have stuff that your kids no longer play with? Once Upon A Child is always buying toys and gear. A quick trip to Once Upon A Child could mean some extra cash in your pocket.

Recycle your gently used kids’ stuff today.

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Girl Scout Days July 11 & 25 @ Massie Heritage Center, Savannah

June 28th, 2015



Join Massie Heritage Center in Savannah for two Girl Scout Days.

Saturday, July 11 2015: Girl Scout Life in Mid-19th Century Savannah program.

Participants will create heritage crafts, play traditional Victorian games, partake in a simulated 1850’s school day in Massie’s Historic Classroom, including writing with quill pens, and much more.

Depending on the level of the scout, students may also complete “chores” such as making candles and butter, or explore some of the historic squares of downtown Savannah on a short walking tour. They will also be earning the Listening to the Past Brownie Try-it Badge or Playing the Past Junior Badge and will have several items to bring home.

This program is 9AM-noon. Cost: $15 per participant and leaders are free. Registration is required and ends Monday, July 6 2015. Please visit or contact Melanie Hoffman at Massie Heritage Center at for more information.

Learn more here. 

Saturday, July 25 2015: Girl Scout Georgia’s Native Peoples program.

Participants will learn about the Muscogee and Cherokee Indians of Georgia as they create clay effigies or pottery, hear traditional stories and play native games and tour all of the exhibits at the Massie Heritage Center, including Massie’s Native American room with authentic artifacts.

Depending on the level of the scout, students may also cook cornbread and plant seeds or learn about the Trail of Tears and take a walking tour to see the gravesite of Tomochichi, the Mico (leader) of the Yamacraw Indians. They will also be earning the Georgia’s Native Peoples Brownie Try-It Badge or Junior Badge and will have several items to bring home.

This program is 9AM-noon. Cost: $15 per participant and leaders are free. Registration is required and ends Monday, July 20 2015. Please visit our website at or contact Melanie Hoffman at Massie Heritage Center at for more information.

Massie Girl Scout Days @ Massie Heritage Center, Savannah

207 E. Gordon Street
Savannah, Georgia 31401
Saturday, July 11 & Saturday, July 25
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Monday, July 6 for the July 11th program; Monday, July 20 for the July 25th program.
COST: $15 per participant/ leaders are free.

Learn more here. 

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$75 per week princess/superhero, space, pottery, drawing camps @ Fundamental Time, Wilmington Is.

June 27th, 2015

Fundamental Time Learning Center Savannah Summer Camps 2015

There’s a new learning center in Savannah – Fundamental Time on Wilmington Island- that teaches vital academic and life skills to students by providing a positive & supportive learning environment.

All camps are $75 for the week.

Summer Camps 2015 @ Fundamental Time include the below:

For a description & details of what is offered in each class below, click here. 

Painting June 29th-July 3rd 9AM-Noon
Bees and Butterflies June 29th- 1-4PM
Pottery July 6th-July 10th 9AM-Noon
Space July 6th-July10th 1PM-4PM
Princess/Prince Superhero’s July 13-July17th 9AM-Noon
Drawing July 12th-July 17th 1PM-Noon
911 for kids July 20th-July 24th 9AM-Noon
Game Week July 20th-24th 1PM-Noon
Kindergarten Prep July 27th-31 9AM-Noon
Girl Empowerment July 27th-31st 1-4PM

Call today at (912) 662-8636 or e-mail

For a description & details of what is offered in each class above, click here. 

Fundamental Time also offers tutoring in all subjects including Spanish.

Fundamental Time, 444 Johnny Mercer Blvd, Suite R, Savannah, (912) 662-8636,, On Facebook here. Fundamental Time is a advertiser

Adventure Summer Camp @ Byrd’s Martial Arts, Wilmington Island

June 26th, 2015

Byrd's Adventure Summer Camp Wilmington Island Whitemarsh Island savannah Still time to sign up your kids for Byrd’s Adventure Summer Camp in Savannah – which celebrates 21 years on Wilmington Island this summer.

Byrd’s Adventure Summer Camp facilities are designed to promote fun classes and an all around wonderful experience. It’s a whole lot more than martial arts.

There are field trips to the park, arts and crafts, swimming, gymnastics and tons of educational activities. Kids will also benefit from Byrd’s World Class Martial Arts and Self Defense program at Byrd’s Adventure Summer Camp.

For boys & girls of all ages and experience levels.

Every week at Byrd’s Adventure Summer Camp  includes:
Field Trips
Martial Arts
Swimming & Water Play
Summertime Games, Sporting Activities

Learn more here. 

To register, call 912-898-0406. 

Byrd’s Korean Martial Arts, 4717 East Highway 80 Suite A Next to Publix, Savannah, (912) 898-0406, On Facebook here.

Free ice cream for reciting the Pledge of Allegiance on July 1 & Monday afternoons during July, Savannah

June 26th, 2015

Pledge Allegiance Leopold's Ice Cream July 2015 July 2015 is almost here and at Leopold’s Ice Cream in downtown Savannah, July brings the I Pledge for Ice Cream Project.

Bring your kids (12 & younger) this Wednesday July 1 from 4-7PM to Leopold’s Ice Cream ready to recite the Pledge of Allegiance for the I Pledge for Ice Cream kick-off event. Leopold’s will give any child (age 12 & younger, accompanied by an adult) who can recite the Pledge from memory a free child’s scoop of their choice of ice cream in a cup, cake or sugar cone.

It’s Leopold’s way to say “Thanks for Your Patriotism!”

After the kick-off, Leopold’s Ice Cream will hold additional I Pledge for Ice Cream events each Monday in July from 4-7PM. The dates are as follows: July 6, 13, 20 & 27.

Find other participating stores nationwide by clicking here. Don’t see your favorite ice-cream store on this list? Nominate them by clicking here. South Carolina definitely needs a participating ice-cream shop.

Leopold’s Ice Cream, 212 East Broughton St.,, 912-234-4442

New parenting guide book “Baby Care Anywhere” by Savannah pediatricians Dr. Keith Seibert & Dr. Ben Spitalnick

June 26th, 2015

Baby Care Anywhere book Savannah pediatricians

Congratulations Savannah pediatricians Dr. Keith Seibert and Dr. Ben Spitalnick on their new book “Baby Care Anywhere” – a quick guide to parenting on the go. The book comes out July 7.

This portable pocket covers 150 of new parents’ most frequent questions and concerns including jaundice, diaper rash, earaches, immunizations, sleep, reflux, fever, and picking a pediatrician.  It’s available for pre-order on Amazon here.

Dr. Spitalnick will be live on SiriusXM Wed. July 1 11AM-Noon on Ch 81 talking about the book.

The book launches July 7 @ Amazon, Target, Walmart, Nook, Kindle, Kroger & more.

Baby Care Anywhere book Savannah  Dr. Keith Seibert Dr. Ben SpitalnickLearn about their upcoming book signings by following these two beloved Savannah physicians by liking their Facebook page here  & following them on Twitter here. 

Not surprisingly, Dr. Seibert & Dr. Spitalnick are on the list of  best Savannah pediatricians here – a helpful list for those of you who are new to the area or who are new parents.


Daily programs, different themes each week @ Savannah Children’s Museum

June 25th, 2015

Savannah Children's Museum Summer Hours 2015Remember when thinking of things to do with the kids this summer, Savannah Children’s Museum offers daily programs with different themes each week. The programs are included in the purchase of your museum pass and free for members.

Here’s the list of upcoming daily programs.

SCM Daily Programming for June and July:
10AM Rockstar Reading
11AM Awesome Art
11:30AM-12:30PM Water Wonders
1PM Super Science

Weekly themes for the programs:
June 22-27 Creepy Crawlies! insects, reptiles, & amphibians
June 29-July 4 Stars and Stripes! celebrating America’s history
July 6-10 Arg, Matey! pirate stories and boat experiments
July 13-18 Rawr! Dinosaurs! fossil projects and fun dino facts
July 20-25 Splish Splash! create and learn with water experiments,
July 27-Aug 1 Superhero discover what makes us all superheros

Email with any questions.


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Giveaway: Four tickets to Disney Live! in Savannah, Aug. 7

June 23rd, 2015

Disney Live! Savannah tickets giveaway Disney Live! Three Classic Fairy Tales presented by Stonyfield YoKids Organic Yogurt performs at Johnny Mercer Theatre on Friday, August 7. Tickets are on sale now.

This week, is giving away a family four pack of tickets to this stage production from Feld Entertainment® featuring 25 Disney characters.

To enter to win, go to the giveaway announcement post on our Facebook by clicking here & comment on it telling us your favorite Disney character, THEN SHARE THE POST.

Deadline to enter to win is noon Tuesday June 30. We’ll pick a winner at random & announce it here & on our Facebook page.

This heart-warming Disney experience for the entire family features Mickey, Minnie, Donald and Goofy as they take audiences on a captivating journey and magically bring to life three timeless fairy tale adventures – Snow White as she searches for her one true love; Cinderella getting ready for her magical night at the ball; and Belle, from Beauty and the Beast, as she finds happiness in the most unusual place.

To learn more about Disney Live!, go to Follow Disney Live! on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

Savannah Disney Live! show
Johnny Mercer Theatre at Savannah Civic Center (Liberty at Montgomery, Savannah, GA 31401)
Friday, August 7, 2015 7PM
Ticket Prices: Ticket start at $20
To order tickets by phone: 800-351-7469

Tummy Time Foods workshops for kids @ Savannah Children’s Museum

June 23rd, 2015

Tummy Time Foods workshops Savannah Children's Museum

The yummiest (and healthiest) family fun you’ll have all summer is coming soon to Savannah Children’s Museum.

Tummy Time Foods is hosting enjoyable educational workshops for children and their families @ Savannah Children’s Museum.  
Dates: Saturday, July 18; and Saturday, August 15
Times/Cost: Tiny Tots (ages 5 and under): 11am-12pm, $12 per child
Simple Bites (ages 6 to 12): 1pm-2pm, $15 per child
Location: Savannah Children’s Museum (Whistlestop Café Dining Car)

Advanced registration is required and available here.

When you register, enter the DISCOUNT CODE: CHSMEMBER to receive $2 off for each child. Every registrant will receive a 10% off coupon at WhistleStop Café for the day of the workshop to enjoy lunch.

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