Archive for September, 2012

Open Auditions for Savannah Children’s Theatre Main State Production of Roald Dahl’s “Willy Wonka””

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

Calling all family members! Mark your calendars for the Savannah Children’s Theatre Main Stage auditions for Roald Dahl’s “Willy Wonka.” Auditions are open to children (7 years old and up), teens and adults.
Oct. 8 and 9 at 7 p.m. Be prepared to sing, dance and read. Material will be provided.
Show dates are Jan. 18 – Feb. 3.
912-238-9015. www.savannahchildrenstheatre.org .

21st Annual Hargray Hilton Head Island Bridge Run 10K & 5K

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

21st Annual Hargray Hilton Head Island Bridge Run 10K & 5K at Crossings Park, 8 a.m. Oct. 21 Participants cross over Broad Creek on the Cross Island Parkway. Post-Race Party & Awards Ceremony. Proceeds benefit’s the Area 8 Special Olympics and The Children’s Relief Fund. (843) 757-8520 or bearfootsports.com.

Trick or Treat at Tanger Outlet Center, Bluffton S.C.

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

Trick or Treat TangerStyle! at both Tanger Outlet Centers, 1-3 p.m. Sat. Oct. 27
At Tanger Outlet Center 2, there will be a great afternoon of “frightful” games, activities and contests for families, especially children ages 12 and under for their Halloween/Harvest Festival in the courtyard near shopper services.
(843) 837-5410 or tangeroutlet.com .

Halloween at Harbour Town, Hilton Head Is.

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

Halloween on the Harbour in Harbour Town, 3:30-5 p.m. Sun. Oct. 28 Pumpkin decorating, crafts, activities, trick-or-treating, a costume contest, cookies and cider. All ages are invited to come in costume. (843) 842-1979 or seapines.com.

5th Anniversary Festival at Coastal Discovery Museum, Hilton Head Is.

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

The Coastal Discovery Museum to celebrate 5th Anniversary at Honey Horn, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Sat. Oct.. 27

Partners of the Museum will be on hand with various activities, presentations, etc. throughout the day. The American Livestock Breeds Conservancy will be presenting the Marsh Tacky’s history and conservation at 11 a.m. There will also be Guinea and Red Wattle hogs, Buckeye chickens, Sussex chickens and Barred Plymouth Rock chickens on display during the event. Also participating will be the Hilton Head Open Land Trust, Osher Lifelong Learning, Sandbox mobile museum, Audubon with a display and birding on the boardwalk, the Town of Hilton Head, Lowcountry Master Naturalists Association with a display of animals, Sweetgrass basket making demonstrations and many more other participants. Plein Air painters will be on site during the day, painting around the property.
(843) 689-6767 or coastaldiscovery.org.

Star Night, Coastal Discovery Museum, Hilton Head Is.

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

Star Night at the Coastal Discovery Museum at Honey Horn
An introductory program about the night sky. 7 p.m. Oct. 17.
The program will start inside the Discovery House with an overview of the night sky and an introduction to resources to help with your own star gazing. The second half of the program will be held outdoors observing the constellations with your guides. $12 for adults, $7 for child (ages 6-12) for this two-hour program.
Please bring a flashlight and a set of binoculars for the field portion of the program. Attendance is limited and reservations are required.
(843) 689-6767 ext 223 or coastaldiscovery.org.

19th annual Polo for Charity, Bluffton

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

The 19th annual Polo for Charity event
at the historic Rose Hill Plantation, Bluffton.
Come out and experience Bluffton’s biggest picnic… a polo event with loads of tailgating, divot stomping and plenty of people watching.
Gates open at noon, and the match begins at 2 p.m. Sun. Oct. 14 2012.
It’s a fabulous way to bring friends, family and business associates together for a fall day filled with action and fun! Tickets are $15 per person at the gate on the day of the match. Tickets are $10 per person in advance and available at BB&T bank locations and Markel’s.
Children under 12 are admitted free.
For details, email rotarypolo@hotmail.com, Barbara McFadden (843) 298-3055 or Julie Seymour (843) 384-8010.

13th Annual Fall Festival at The Salty Dog Café, Hilton Head Is.

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

13th Annual Fall Festival at The Salty Dog Café in South Beach Marina Village,
12-4 p.m. Oct. 13 2012
Sample food from Village restaurants with sidewalk shopping, carnival games, prizes, live music, kid’s fun and games and Jake the Salty Dog.
(843) 671-2233 or saltydog.com.

Annual Chili Cookoff, Hilton Head Is.

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

Annual Chili Cookoff hosted by the Kiwanis Club of Hilton Head
at the Coastal Discovery Museum at Honey Horn,
12-4 PM Oct. 13
All-you-can-eat chili provided by local professional and amateur chefs, music from the Chilly Willy Band, free children’s games and activities and more. Tickets are $10 in advance or $12 at the gate. 70 Honey Horn Dr.
(843) 689-7219 or hiltonheadkiwanis.com .

Hilton Head Is. Oyster Festival

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

Steamed, Stewed and Fried Oysters
Shrimp, Hot Dogs, Chili, Marshmallow Roasting
Kid Zone, Holiday Craft Show, Live Music And So Much More
Benefits the Hilton Head Island Recreation Association Children’s Scholarship Fund
Shelter Cove Park
Friday Night Concert
November 9, 2012
5 – 8 pm
Saturday & Sunday,
November 10-11, 2012
11:00am-5:00pm
For more information call (843)681-7273

16th Annual Oyster Roast., Salty Dog Cafe, Hilton Head Is.

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

4-9 PM Oct. 6 2012
16th Annual Oyster Roast
Tons oysters, roasted over an open flame.
Starting at 4 pm ‘til they’re gone. Live music, Kid’s Fun & Games and Jake the Salty Dog.
Plus, FREE Salty Dog T-Shirts to the first 10 oyster customers and special prices on cookout favorites.

Habersham Branch YMCA Fall Festival and Trunk or Treat, Savannah

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

Habersham Branch YMCA Fall Festival and Trunk or Treat
6400 Habersham Street Savannah, GA
5:30 pm to 7:30 PM Fri. Oct. 26, 2012
The Habershsam YMCA & Tapestry Church are hosting the Fall Festival & Trunk & Treat. Fun for all ages with games, prizes, bounce houses, animal exhibits, food, and the trunk or treat.
912-354-6223.
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FREE Costume Parade & Storytime, Pooler

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

Costume Parade and Storytime
Pooler Library, 216 South Rogers St. Pooler 31322
Wednesday, October 31, 10:30 a.m.
Wear your favorite costume for an extra spooky Storytime! Ages 0-5

15th Annual Trick or Trot 10K, 5K road race, Wilmington Island

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

15th Annual Trick or Trot 10K, 5K road race, Wilmington Island
8 AM Saturday, October 27 2012
May Howard School on Wilmington Island
Benefits Mid-Town Community Center, West Broad Street YMCA, SAFE Shelter, and Wesley Community Centers. The event also benefits May Howard Elementary School and the Georgia Rotary Scholarship Program.
Halloween Costume contest, Rotary exhibits, face painting, and raffles. Perfect warm up for the Rock n Roll marathon.
Halloween Costume Contest: Run, Walk, or just show up in costume and enter the competition. Prizes for the best ones.
Details here.

Poppell Farms Corn Maze, Pumpkins, Halloween Party, Costume Contest, Egg Haunt in Maze, Odum

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

Poppell family farm
10-acre labyrinth & Haunted Forest.
Located in Odum about six miles from Jesup.
Open Sat. Oct. 6- Sun. Nov. 4 2012
Also features hayrides, a cow train, corn box, petting farm, steer roping, Spyder Slyder, crop hopper, catfish pond and more
For corn maze hours and admission costs, click here.
The farm is @ 1765 Hyma Poppell Loop, Odum, 31555.
For info or to make reservations, call 912.586.2215 or click here.
Special events include a grand opening Oct. 6; A-Maze-ing Race 5K & Pumpkin Patch Trot to benefit Boys & Girls Club, Altamaha Area on Oct. 13; Halloween Party w/ Costume Contest @ 2 p.m. & Family “Egg Haunt” in the Maze @ 7:00 p.m on Oct. 27.

Corn Maze
Poppell’s corn maze is intricate network of twists and turns carved into 10 acres of corn, on Saturday, October 6, 2012.
Though the correct pathway can be walked in only 15 minutes, most wandering maze-goers will require about one hour to travel through more than three miles of twists, turns and decision points.
The 2012 corn maze theme: “Vote 2012″ featuring the likeness of Mr. Romney and President Obama.

Hours:
You can “get lost” every Saturday and Sunday October 6, 2012 through November 4, 2012.
Hours of operation are Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.,
Sunday 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Scheduled field trips only Monday – Friday.
Beginning Saturday night October 6, 2012, and then every Friday and Saturday night through October 27, 2012, “The Haunted Woods” will be open with lots of spooks lurking nearby as you travel down this twisted path of terror. The maze will also be open but will not be haunted, families can come enjoy the thrill of finding your way through the dark paths with a flashlight.
Fridays starting Oct. 12: 5-10 PM, Corn Maze “Freddy’s Fright in the Forest”, Play Area (NO HAYRIDE or PUMPKIN PATCH on Friday nights)

Ways To Enjoy Poppell Farms
*Poppell Farms caters to school field trips Monday through Friday and has created an elementary education campaign that includes, discounted field trip opportunities, on-site educational displays and an agricultural “passport” that integrates education into the maze experience and helps guide students along the correct pathway. Teachers can access curriculum materials and field trip information by contacting Tanya Poppell, popfarms1@windstream.net

*New for 2012 Maze Texting. As you enter our corn maze you will have the opportunity to choose a subject – Corn Clues, Bible Clues, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts Clues, or Fun Clues (QR codes are available) text or scan the corresponding phone number and continue to receive instructions while maneuvering your way through the maze. Bring your cell and or smart phone and Happy Texting!!

*A series of paper “passports” are also available for church groups, girl and boy scouts, 4-Hers. corporate groups and the general public. Each containing ten questions that quiz the user on one of a variety of subjects, those who answer the questions correctly will receive clues that guide them along the correct path to the exit.

* Hayrides to the Pumpkin Patch where Charlie Brown, Lucy, and Linus will greet you upon your arrival. A petting farm with a variety of our barnyard friends, hop on board and fasten your seatbelt as you ride our Cow-Train, or visit Farmer Brown’s Playground featuring our Crop Hopper the giant jumping air pillow.

* Customized activities have been added for birthday parties, corporate outings and group rivalries/races.

* Picnic facilities available bring your own or visit our Calf-A Country Kitchen.

* Beginning Saturday night October 6, 2012, and then every Friday and Saturday night through October 27, 2012, “The Haunted Woods” will be open with lots of spooks lurking nearby as you travel down this twisted path of terror. The maze will also be open but will not be haunted, families can come enjoy the thrill of finding your way through the dark paths with a flashlight.
Special Events

October 6 Grand Opening

October 7 Youth Fellowship Night @ 8:00 p.m.

October 13 A-MAZE-ING 5k Run & 1 mile Pumpkin Patch Trot
(All proceeds benefit Boys & Girls Club, Altamaha Area)
Registration www.active.com

A Girl Scout “Party Day” On The Farm

October 20 Safety Day – - Public Safety Vehicles on display

A Boy Scout Day On The Farm

October 27 Halloween Party with Costume Contest @ 2:00 p.m. & Family “Egg Haunt” in the Maze @ 7:00 p.m.

November 3 Rainbow Express Cloggers @ 1:00 p.m.

No pets (except licensed service animals) please. No alcoholic beverages and no smoking permitted on premises.

For admission costs, directions or more information please visit the farm’s website www.poppellfarms.com , e-mail popfarms1@windstream.net or call (912) 586-2215. **Follow Poppell Farms on Facebook by clicking here**

Poppell Farms are an Official Georgia Department of Agriculture Agritourism destination along with being recognized as a Georgia Farm Bureau Certified Farm Market and member of the Wayne County Chamber of Commerce.

Poppell Farms Corn Maze, Pumpkins, Cloggers & More, Odum

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

Poppell family farm
10-acre labyrinth & Haunted Forest.
Located in Odum about six miles from Jesup.
Open Sat. Oct. 6- Sun. Nov. 4 2012
Also features hayrides, a cow train, corn box, petting farm, steer roping, Spyder Slyder, crop hopper, catfish pond and more
For corn maze hours and admission costs, click here.
The farm is @ 1765 Hyma Poppell Loop, Odum, 31555.
For info or to make reservations, call 912.586.2215 or click here.
Special events include a grand opening Oct. 6; A-Maze-ing Race 5K & Pumpkin Patch Trot to benefit Boys & Girls Club, Altamaha Area on Oct. 13; Halloween Party w/ Costume Contest @ 2 p.m. & Family “Egg Haunt” in the Maze @ 7:00 p.m on Oct. 27.

Corn Maze
Poppell’s corn maze is intricate network of twists and turns carved into 10 acres of corn, on Saturday, October 6, 2012.
Though the correct pathway can be walked in only 15 minutes, most wandering maze-goers will require about one hour to travel through more than three miles of twists, turns and decision points.
The 2012 corn maze theme: “Vote 2012″ featuring the likeness of Mr. Romney and President Obama.

Hours:
You can “get lost” every Saturday and Sunday October 6, 2012 through November 4, 2012.
Hours of operation are Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.,
Sunday 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Scheduled field trips only Monday – Friday.
Beginning Saturday night October 6, 2012, and then every Friday and Saturday night through October 27, 2012, “The Haunted Woods” will be open with lots of spooks lurking nearby as you travel down this twisted path of terror. The maze will also be open but will not be haunted, families can come enjoy the thrill of finding your way through the dark paths with a flashlight.
Fridays starting Oct. 12: 5-10 PM, Corn Maze “Freddy’s Fright in the Forest”, Play Area (NO HAYRIDE or PUMPKIN PATCH on Friday nights)

Ways To Enjoy Poppell Farms
*Poppell Farms caters to school field trips Monday through Friday and has created an elementary education campaign that includes, discounted field trip opportunities, on-site educational displays and an agricultural “passport” that integrates education into the maze experience and helps guide students along the correct pathway. Teachers can access curriculum materials and field trip information by contacting Tanya Poppell, popfarms1@windstream.net

*New for 2012 Maze Texting. As you enter our corn maze you will have the opportunity to choose a subject – Corn Clues, Bible Clues, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts Clues, or Fun Clues (QR codes are available) text or scan the corresponding phone number and continue to receive instructions while maneuvering your way through the maze. Bring your cell and or smart phone and Happy Texting!!

*A series of paper “passports” are also available for church groups, girl and boy scouts, 4-Hers. corporate groups and the general public. Each containing ten questions that quiz the user on one of a variety of subjects, those who answer the questions correctly will receive clues that guide them along the correct path to the exit.

* Hayrides to the Pumpkin Patch where Charlie Brown, Lucy, and Linus will greet you upon your arrival. A petting farm with a variety of our barnyard friends, hop on board and fasten your seatbelt as you ride our Cow-Train, or visit Farmer Brown’s Playground featuring our Crop Hopper the giant jumping air pillow.

* Customized activities have been added for birthday parties, corporate outings and group rivalries/races.

* Picnic facilities available bring your own or visit our Calf-A Country Kitchen.

* Beginning Saturday night October 6, 2012, and then every Friday and Saturday night through October 27, 2012, “The Haunted Woods” will be open with lots of spooks lurking nearby as you travel down this twisted path of terror. The maze will also be open but will not be haunted, families can come enjoy the thrill of finding your way through the dark paths with a flashlight.
Special Events

October 6 Grand Opening

October 7 Youth Fellowship Night @ 8:00 p.m.

October 13 A-MAZE-ING 5k Run & 1 mile Pumpkin Patch Trot
(All proceeds benefit Boys & Girls Club, Altamaha Area)
Registration www.active.com

A Girl Scout “Party Day” On The Farm

October 20 Safety Day – - Public Safety Vehicles on display

A Boy Scout Day On The Farm

October 27 Halloween Party with Costume Contest @ 2:00 p.m. & Family “Egg Haunt” in the Maze @ 7:00 p.m.

November 3 Rainbow Express Cloggers @ 1:00 p.m.

No pets (except licensed service animals) please. No alcoholic beverages and no smoking permitted on premises.

For admission costs, directions or more information please visit the farm’s website www.poppellfarms.com , e-mail popfarms1@windstream.net or call (912) 586-2215. **Follow Poppell Farms on Facebook by clicking here**

Poppell Farms are an Official Georgia Department of Agriculture Agritourism destination along with being recognized as a Georgia Farm Bureau Certified Farm Market and member of the Wayne County Chamber of Commerce.

Poppell Farms Corn Maze, Pumpkins, Public Safety Vehicles Display & More

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

Poppell family farm
10-acre labyrinth & Haunted Forest.
Located in Odum about six miles from Jesup.
Open Sat. Oct. 6- Sun. Nov. 4 2012
Also features hayrides, a cow train, corn box, petting farm, steer roping, Spyder Slyder, crop hopper, catfish pond and more
For corn maze hours and admission costs, click here.
The farm is @ 1765 Hyma Poppell Loop, Odum, 31555.
For info or to make reservations, call 912.586.2215 or click here.
Special events include a grand opening Oct. 6; A-Maze-ing Race 5K & Pumpkin Patch Trot to benefit Boys & Girls Club, Altamaha Area on Oct. 13; Halloween Party w/ Costume Contest @ 2 p.m. & Family “Egg Haunt” in the Maze @ 7:00 p.m on Oct. 27.

Corn Maze
Poppell’s corn maze is intricate network of twists and turns carved into 10 acres of corn, on Saturday, October 6, 2012.
Though the correct pathway can be walked in only 15 minutes, most wandering maze-goers will require about one hour to travel through more than three miles of twists, turns and decision points.
The 2012 corn maze theme: “Vote 2012″ featuring the likeness of Mr. Romney and President Obama.

Hours:
You can “get lost” every Saturday and Sunday October 6, 2012 through November 4, 2012.
Hours of operation are Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.,
Sunday 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Scheduled field trips only Monday – Friday.
Beginning Saturday night October 6, 2012, and then every Friday and Saturday night through October 27, 2012, “The Haunted Woods” will be open with lots of spooks lurking nearby as you travel down this twisted path of terror. The maze will also be open but will not be haunted, families can come enjoy the thrill of finding your way through the dark paths with a flashlight.
Fridays starting Oct. 12: 5-10 PM, Corn Maze “Freddy’s Fright in the Forest”, Play Area (NO HAYRIDE or PUMPKIN PATCH on Friday nights)

Ways To Enjoy Poppell Farms
*Poppell Farms caters to school field trips Monday through Friday and has created an elementary education campaign that includes, discounted field trip opportunities, on-site educational displays and an agricultural “passport” that integrates education into the maze experience and helps guide students along the correct pathway. Teachers can access curriculum materials and field trip information by contacting Tanya Poppell, popfarms1@windstream.net

*New for 2012 Maze Texting. As you enter our corn maze you will have the opportunity to choose a subject – Corn Clues, Bible Clues, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts Clues, or Fun Clues (QR codes are available) text or scan the corresponding phone number and continue to receive instructions while maneuvering your way through the maze. Bring your cell and or smart phone and Happy Texting!!

*A series of paper “passports” are also available for church groups, girl and boy scouts, 4-Hers. corporate groups and the general public. Each containing ten questions that quiz the user on one of a variety of subjects, those who answer the questions correctly will receive clues that guide them along the correct path to the exit.

* Hayrides to the Pumpkin Patch where Charlie Brown, Lucy, and Linus will greet you upon your arrival. A petting farm with a variety of our barnyard friends, hop on board and fasten your seatbelt as you ride our Cow-Train, or visit Farmer Brown’s Playground featuring our Crop Hopper the giant jumping air pillow.

* Customized activities have been added for birthday parties, corporate outings and group rivalries/races.

* Picnic facilities available bring your own or visit our Calf-A Country Kitchen.

* Beginning Saturday night October 6, 2012, and then every Friday and Saturday night through October 27, 2012, “The Haunted Woods” will be open with lots of spooks lurking nearby as you travel down this twisted path of terror. The maze will also be open but will not be haunted, families can come enjoy the thrill of finding your way through the dark paths with a flashlight.
Special Events

October 6 Grand Opening

October 7 Youth Fellowship Night @ 8:00 p.m.

October 13 A-MAZE-ING 5k Run & 1 mile Pumpkin Patch Trot
(All proceeds benefit Boys & Girls Club, Altamaha Area)
Registration www.active.com

A Girl Scout “Party Day” On The Farm

October 20 Safety Day – - Public Safety Vehicles on display

A Boy Scout Day On The Farm

October 27 Halloween Party with Costume Contest @ 2:00 p.m. & Family “Egg Haunt” in the Maze @ 7:00 p.m.

November 3 Rainbow Express Cloggers @ 1:00 p.m.

No pets (except licensed service animals) please. No alcoholic beverages and no smoking permitted on premises.

For admission costs, directions or more information please visit the farm’s website www.poppellfarms.com , e-mail popfarms1@windstream.net or call (912) 586-2215. **Follow Poppell Farms on Facebook by clicking here**

Poppell Farms are an Official Georgia Department of Agriculture Agritourism destination along with being recognized as a Georgia Farm Bureau Certified Farm Market and member of the Wayne County Chamber of Commerce.

Poppell Farms Corn Maze, Pumpkins & 5K & Pumpkin Patch Trot & More, Odum

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

Poppell family farm
10-acre labyrinth & Haunted Forest.
Located in Odum about six miles from Jesup.
Open Sat. Oct. 6- Sun. Nov. 4 2012
Also features hayrides, a cow train, corn box, petting farm, steer roping, Spyder Slyder, crop hopper, catfish pond and more
For corn maze hours and admission costs, click here.
The farm is @ 1765 Hyma Poppell Loop, Odum, 31555.
For info or to make reservations, call 912.586.2215 or click here.
Special events include a grand opening Oct. 6; A-Maze-ing Race 5K & Pumpkin Patch Trot to benefit Boys & Girls Club, Altamaha Area on Oct. 13; Halloween Party w/ Costume Contest @ 2 p.m. & Family “Egg Haunt” in the Maze @ 7:00 p.m on Oct. 27.

Corn Maze
Poppell’s corn maze is intricate network of twists and turns carved into 10 acres of corn, on Saturday, October 6, 2012.
Though the correct pathway can be walked in only 15 minutes, most wandering maze-goers will require about one hour to travel through more than three miles of twists, turns and decision points.
The 2012 corn maze theme: “Vote 2012″ featuring the likeness of Mr. Romney and President Obama.

Hours:
You can “get lost” every Saturday and Sunday October 6, 2012 through November 4, 2012.
Hours of operation are Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.,
Sunday 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Scheduled field trips only Monday – Friday.
Beginning Saturday night October 6, 2012, and then every Friday and Saturday night through October 27, 2012, “The Haunted Woods” will be open with lots of spooks lurking nearby as you travel down this twisted path of terror. The maze will also be open but will not be haunted, families can come enjoy the thrill of finding your way through the dark paths with a flashlight.
Fridays starting Oct. 12: 5-10 PM, Corn Maze “Freddy’s Fright in the Forest”, Play Area (NO HAYRIDE or PUMPKIN PATCH on Friday nights)

Ways To Enjoy Poppell Farms
*Poppell Farms caters to school field trips Monday through Friday and has created an elementary education campaign that includes, discounted field trip opportunities, on-site educational displays and an agricultural “passport” that integrates education into the maze experience and helps guide students along the correct pathway. Teachers can access curriculum materials and field trip information by contacting Tanya Poppell, popfarms1@windstream.net

*New for 2012 Maze Texting. As you enter our corn maze you will have the opportunity to choose a subject – Corn Clues, Bible Clues, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts Clues, or Fun Clues (QR codes are available) text or scan the corresponding phone number and continue to receive instructions while maneuvering your way through the maze. Bring your cell and or smart phone and Happy Texting!!

*A series of paper “passports” are also available for church groups, girl and boy scouts, 4-Hers. corporate groups and the general public. Each containing ten questions that quiz the user on one of a variety of subjects, those who answer the questions correctly will receive clues that guide them along the correct path to the exit.

* Hayrides to the Pumpkin Patch where Charlie Brown, Lucy, and Linus will greet you upon your arrival. A petting farm with a variety of our barnyard friends, hop on board and fasten your seatbelt as you ride our Cow-Train, or visit Farmer Brown’s Playground featuring our Crop Hopper the giant jumping air pillow.

* Customized activities have been added for birthday parties, corporate outings and group rivalries/races.

* Picnic facilities available bring your own or visit our Calf-A Country Kitchen.

* Beginning Saturday night October 6, 2012, and then every Friday and Saturday night through October 27, 2012, “The Haunted Woods” will be open with lots of spooks lurking nearby as you travel down this twisted path of terror. The maze will also be open but will not be haunted, families can come enjoy the thrill of finding your way through the dark paths with a flashlight.
Special Events

October 6 Grand Opening

October 7 Youth Fellowship Night @ 8:00 p.m.

October 13 A-MAZE-ING 5k Run & 1 mile Pumpkin Patch Trot
(All proceeds benefit Boys & Girls Club, Altamaha Area)
Registration www.active.com

A Girl Scout “Party Day” On The Farm

October 20 Safety Day – - Public Safety Vehicles on display

A Boy Scout Day On The Farm

October 27 Halloween Party with Costume Contest @ 2:00 p.m. & Family “Egg Haunt” in the Maze @ 7:00 p.m.

November 3 Rainbow Express Cloggers @ 1:00 p.m.

No pets (except licensed service animals) please. No alcoholic beverages and no smoking permitted on premises.

For admission costs, directions or more information please visit the farm’s website www.poppellfarms.com , e-mail popfarms1@windstream.net or call (912) 586-2215. **Follow Poppell Farms on Facebook by clicking here**

Poppell Farms are an Official Georgia Department of Agriculture Agritourism destination along with being recognized as a Georgia Farm Bureau Certified Farm Market and member of the Wayne County Chamber of Commerce.

Grand Opening of Poppell Farm Corn Maze, Hayrides, Pumpkins & More, Odum

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

Poppell family farm
10-acre labyrinth & Haunted Forest.
Located in Odum about six miles from Jesup.
Open Sat. Oct. 6- Sun. Nov. 4 2012
Also features hayrides, a cow train, corn box, petting farm, steer roping, Spyder Slyder, crop hopper, catfish pond and more
For corn maze hours and admission costs, click here.
The farm is @ 1765 Hyma Poppell Loop, Odum.
For info or to make reservations, call 912.586.2215 or click here.
Special events include a grand opening Oct. 6; A-Maze-ing Race 5K & Pumpkin Patch Trot to benefit Boys & Girls Club, Altamaha Area on Oct. 13;  Halloween Party w/ Costume Contest @ 2 p.m. & Family “Egg Haunt” in the Maze @ 7:00 p.m on Oct. 27.

Corn Maze
Poppell’s corn maze is intricate network of twists and turns carved into 10 acres of corn, on Saturday, October 6, 2012.
Though the correct pathway can be walked in only 15 minutes, most wandering maze-goers will require about one hour to travel through more than three miles of twists, turns and decision points.
The 2012 corn maze theme: “Vote 2012″ featuring the likeness of Mr. Romney and President Obama.

Hours:
You can “get lost” every Saturday and Sunday October 6, 2012 through November 4, 2012.
Hours of operation are Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.,
Sunday 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Scheduled field trips only Monday – Friday.
Beginning Saturday night October 6, 2012, and then every Friday and Saturday night through October 27, 2012, “The Haunted Woods” will be open with lots of spooks lurking nearby as you travel down this twisted path of terror. The maze will also be open but will not be haunted, families can come enjoy the thrill of finding your way through the dark paths with a flashlight.
Fridays starting Oct. 12: 5-10 PM, Corn Maze “Freddy’s Fright in the Forest”, Play Area (NO HAYRIDE or PUMPKIN PATCH on Friday nights)

Ways To Enjoy Poppell Farms
*Poppell Farms caters to school field trips Monday through Friday and has created an elementary education campaign that includes, discounted field trip opportunities, on-site educational displays and an agricultural “passport” that integrates education into the maze experience and helps guide students along the correct pathway. Teachers can access curriculum materials and field trip information by contacting Tanya Poppell, popfarms1@windstream.net

*New for 2012 Maze Texting. As you enter our corn maze you will have the opportunity to choose a subject – Corn Clues, Bible Clues, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts Clues, or Fun Clues (QR codes are available) text or scan the corresponding phone number and continue to receive instructions while maneuvering your way through the maze. Bring your cell and or smart phone and Happy Texting!!

*A series of paper “passports” are also available for church groups, girl and boy scouts, 4-Hers. corporate groups and the general public. Each containing ten questions that quiz the user on one of a variety of subjects, those who answer the questions correctly will receive clues that guide them along the correct path to the exit.

* Hayrides to the Pumpkin Patch where Charlie Brown, Lucy, and Linus will greet you upon your arrival. A petting farm with a variety of our barnyard friends, hop on board and fasten your seatbelt as you ride our Cow-Train, or visit Farmer Brown’s Playground featuring our Crop Hopper the giant jumping air pillow.

* Customized activities have been added for birthday parties, corporate outings and group rivalries/races.

* Picnic facilities available bring your own or visit our Calf-A Country Kitchen.

* Beginning Saturday night October 6, 2012, and then every Friday and Saturday night through October 27, 2012, “The Haunted Woods” will be open with lots of spooks lurking nearby as you travel down this twisted path of terror. The maze will also be open but will not be haunted, families can come enjoy the thrill of finding your way through the dark paths with a flashlight.
Special Events

October 6 Grand Opening

October 7 Youth Fellowship Night @ 8:00 p.m.

October 13 A-MAZE-ING 5k Run & 1 mile Pumpkin Patch Trot
(All proceeds benefit Boys & Girls Club, Altamaha Area)
Registration www.active.com

A Girl Scout “Party Day” On The Farm

October 20 Safety Day – - Public Safety Vehicles on display

A Boy Scout Day On The Farm

October 27 Halloween Party with Costume Contest @ 2:00 p.m. & Family “Egg Haunt” in the Maze @ 7:00 p.m.

November 3 Rainbow Express Cloggers @ 1:00 p.m.

No pets (except licensed service animals) please. No alcoholic beverages and no smoking permitted on premises.

For admission costs, directions or more information please visit the farm’s website www.poppellfarms.com , e-mail popfarms1@windstream.net  or call (912) 586-2215. **Follow Poppell Farms on Facebook by clicking here**

Poppell Farms are an Official Georgia Department of Agriculture Agritourism destination along with being recognized as a Georgia Farm Bureau Certified Farm Market and member of the Wayne County Chamber of Commerce.

Ottawa Farms Corn Maze, Hayrides, Pumpkins & More

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

Ottawa Farms Corn Maze

The 2012 maze design will be a steam locomotive in recognition of the old Ottawa Station depot which was located at the railroad crossing beside the farm.
Hayrides, cow train rides, pig races, billy goat skywalk, inflatables, duck races, inflatables, bonfires, corn crib and the corn cannon and more.
702 Bloomingdale Road
Bloomingdale, Georgia 31302
10 acres of fun & confusion.
Admission is $8 for ages 5 & up which includes everything except the corn cannon and any food or drinks. Ages 5 & younger are free.
5 -10 PM Fridays
1-10 PM Saturdays
1-10 PM Sundays
Closes in November.
912-748-3035/email: rwd748@gmail.com
Details here.

Ottawa Farms Corn Maze, Hayrides, Pumpkins & More

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

Ottawa Farms Corn Maze

The 2012 maze design will be a steam locomotive in recognition of the old Ottawa Station depot which was located at the railroad crossing beside the farm.
Hayrides, cow train rides, pig races, billy goat skywalk, inflatables, duck races, inflatables, bonfires, corn crib and the corn cannon and more.
702 Bloomingdale Road
Bloomingdale, Georgia 31302
10 acres of fun & confusion.
Admission is $8 for ages 5 & up which includes everything except the corn cannon and any food or drinks. Ages 5 & younger are free.
5 -10 PM Fridays
1-10 PM Saturdays
1-10 PM Sundays
Closes in November.
912-748-3035/email: rwd748@gmail.com
Details here.

Ottawa Farms Corn Maze, Hayrides, Pumpkins & More, Bloomingdale

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

Ottawa Farms Corn Maze

The 2012 maze design will be a steam locomotive in recognition of the old Ottawa Station depot which was located at the railroad crossing beside the farm.
Hayrides, cow train rides, pig races, billy goat skywalk, inflatables, duck races, inflatables, bonfires, corn crib and the corn cannon and more.
702 Bloomingdale Road
Bloomingdale, Georgia 31302
10 acres of fun & confusion.
Admission is $8 for ages 5 & up which includes everything except the corn cannon and any food or drinks. Ages 5 & younger are free.
5 -10 PM Fridays
1-10 PM Saturdays
1-10 PM Sundays
Closes in November.
912-748-3035/email: rwd748@gmail.com
Details here.

Ottawa Farms Corn Maze, Hayrides, Pumpkins & More, Bloomingdale

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

Ottawa Farms Corn Maze
Opens 5-10 PM Fri. October 5 until November.
Grand Opening on Saturday, October 6. Produce, pumpkins, corn stalks, indian corn, and potted mums for sale. Refreshments will be available in the General Store.
The 2012 maze design will be a steam locomotive in recognition of the old Ottawa Station depot which was located at the railroad crossing beside the farm.
Hayrides, cow train rides, pig races, inflatables, duck races, inflatables, bonfires, corn crib and the corn cannon and more.
702 Bloomingdale Road
Bloomingdale, Georgia 31302
10 acres of fun & confusion.
Admission is $8 for ages 5 & up which includes everything except the corn cannon and any food or drinks. Ages 5 & younger are free.
5 -10 PM Fridays
1-10 PM Saturdays
1-10 PM Sundays
Closes in November.
Cash or checks accepted. No alcohol or pets.
912-748-3035/email: rwd748@gmail.com
Details here.

You’re invited: Stroller Strides of Savannah Grand Opening Oct. 1 in Richmond Hill

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

Stroller Strides of Savannah is coming to Richmond Hill!

(Classes will be held on M-W-F at 9:30 am at JF Gregory Park.)
  • Fitness for Mom, Fun for Baby
  • Total body workout using your strollers
  • Meet other moms have fun with your baby
  • Get in the best shape of your life
Grand Opening:
Date: Monday, October 1st 2012
Time: 9:30 am ( Please arrive 10 minutes early to fill out paperwork)
Where: Picnic tables next to the playground, JF Gregory Park , Richmond Hill
Day of Events:
  • Free Stroller Strides | Fit 4 Baby Class
  • Raffle
  • Giveaways
  • Kids Activity
Founding Mothers Special ( First 10 moms to sign up):
  • Registration Fee Waived
  • $45/month membership
  • Bag full of goodys
To Pre-Register Visit: http://tinyurl.com/dxnhse6
For more information contact: Natalia Lucero at natalialucero@strollerstrides.net , visit www.strollerstrides.com or facebook Stroller Strides of Savannah at https://www.facebook.com/StrollerStridesOfSavannah. Stroller Strides of Savannah is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

Free children’s art class with Scribble Art Studio artists, Savannah

Saturday, September 29th, 2012

Bring your kids for FREE Storybook Art classes with Scribble Art Studio at Southwest Chatham Library. For ages 5 and older.

Tuesday, Oct. 2, 4:30 p.m.
Drawing inspiration from Maurice Sendak’s wonderful illustrations, create a “Where the Wild Things Are” monster!

Tuesday, Oct. 23, 4:30 p.m.
Learn to draw and paint Rocket, the loveable dog featured in the 2012 Savannah Children’s Book Festival title “How Rocket Learned to Read” by Tad Hills.

Southwest Chatham Library is at 14097 Abercorn Street, Savannah, 31419 (behind Target at Savannah Mall).

For more information, contact artist Carrie Christian at 912-323-0123 or email ScribbleArtStudio@hotmail.com . Click here for more info. Scribble Art Studio is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

MusikGarten parent-&-me sessions for ages 0-5 at Monkey Joe’s, Savannah

Saturday, September 29th, 2012

Studio 2424 offers various MusikGarten family music sessions for toddlers and babies in Savannah, Pooler, Statesboro & Hilton Head Is.

Among them are classes for ages 0-5 at 10 AM & 4:30 PM every Wednesday at Monkey Joe’s, 311 Eisenhower Drive, Savannah. Pre-register at www.gmwmg.com

The class sessions are designed to nurture children’s music aptitude by engaging them with their families in singing and movement activities which help attune the ear, refine the voice, and develop an ease with rhythmical movement and expression. Instrumental activities range from marking simple rhythms with sticks, chimes and drums, to singing and playing strings and keyboards from notation. Details about classes here.

FREE preview classes! The class schedule includes morning and evening classes at Monkey Joe’s in Savannah. Curriculum for homeschoolers and nursery schools also available. Register for classes here.

Class Schedule for 2012
Ages of Children Class Name/Days & Times
1- 5 yrs
Curriculum for Homeschoolers, Nursery Schools, and Day Care Centers
By Appointment
0- 5 yrs
Monkey Joe’s, 311 Eisenhower Dr, Savannah, Wed 10am
Wednesdays, 10 AM
0- 5 yrs
Monkey Joe’s, 311 Eisenhower Dr, Savannah, Wed 4:30pm
Wednesdays, 4:30 PM
Newborn through age 5
Averitt Center Thurs 10:15am
Thursdays 10:15 AM
Newborn through age 5
Averitt Center Thurs 11am
Thursdays 11 AM
Newborn through age 5
Averitt Center Thurs 11:45am
Thursdays 11:45 AM
Newborn through age 5
Averitt Center Thurs 12:30
Thursdays 12:30 am
Newborn – 3yrs, 4-7yrs, 8- 10yrs
Private Party: Pick Your Theme
Two hours of enriching fun and frolic with themed music and activities.

To sign up for a free preview class, click here.

Studio 2424 – Music is FUNdamental: Come over and PLAY! Savannah, Pooler, Hilton Head, Statesboro tel: 912-434-1604 or 866-645-7501, http://www.gmwmg.com Studio 2424 is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

MusikGarten parent-&-me sessions for ages 0-5 at Monkey Joe’s, Savannah

Saturday, September 29th, 2012

Studio 2424 offers various MusikGarten family music sessions for toddlers and babies in Savannah, Pooler, Statesboro & Hilton Head Is.

Among them are classes for ages 0-5 at 10 AM & 4:30 PM every Wednesday at Monkey Joe’s, 311 Eisenhower Drive, Savannah. Pre-register at www.gmwmg.com

The class sessions are designed to nurture children’s music aptitude by engaging them with their families in singing and movement activities which help attune the ear, refine the voice, and develop an ease with rhythmical movement and expression. Instrumental activities range from marking simple rhythms with sticks, chimes and drums, to singing and playing strings and keyboards from notation. Details about classes here.

FREE preview classes! The class schedule includes morning and evening classes at Monkey Joe’s in Savannah. Curriculum for homeschoolers and nursery schools also available. Register for classes here.

Class Schedule for 2012
Ages of Children Class Name/Days & Times
1- 5 yrs
Curriculum for Homeschoolers, Nursery Schools, and Day Care Centers
By Appointment
0- 5 yrs
Monkey Joe’s, 311 Eisenhower Dr, Savannah, Wed 10am
Wednesdays, 10 AM
0- 5 yrs
Monkey Joe’s, 311 Eisenhower Dr, Savannah, Wed 4:30pm
Wednesdays, 4:30 PM
Newborn through age 5
Averitt Center Thurs 10:15am
Thursdays 10:15 AM
Newborn through age 5
Averitt Center Thurs 11am
Thursdays 11 AM
Newborn through age 5
Averitt Center Thurs 11:45am
Thursdays 11:45 AM
Newborn through age 5
Averitt Center Thurs 12:30
Thursdays 12:30 am
Newborn – 3yrs, 4-7yrs, 8- 10yrs
Private Party: Pick Your Theme
Two hours of enriching fun and frolic with themed music and activities.

To sign up for a free preview class, click here.

Studio 2424 – Music is FUNdamental: Come over and PLAY! Savannah, Pooler, Hilton Head, Statesboro tel: 912-434-1604 or 866-645-7501, http://www.gmwmg.com Studio 2424 is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

MusikGarten parent-&-me sessions for ages 0-5 at Monkey Joe’s Savannah

Saturday, September 29th, 2012

Studio 2424 offers various MusikGarten family music sessions for toddlers and babies in Savannah, Pooler, Statesboro & Hilton Head Is.

Among them are classes for ages 0-5 at 10 AM & 4:30 PM every Wednesday at Monkey Joe’s, 311 Eisenhower Drive, Savannah. Pre-register at www.gmwmg.com

The class sessions are designed to nurture children’s music aptitude by engaging them with their families in singing and movement activities which help attune the ear, refine the voice, and develop an ease with rhythmical movement and expression. Instrumental activities range from marking simple rhythms with sticks, chimes and drums, to singing and playing strings and keyboards from notation. Details about classes here.

FREE preview classes! The class schedule includes morning and evening classes at Monkey Joe’s in Savannah. Curriculum for homeschoolers and nursery schools also available. Register for classes here.

Class Schedule for 2012
Ages of Children Class Name/Days & Times
1- 5 yrs
Curriculum for Homeschoolers, Nursery Schools, and Day Care Centers
By Appointment
0- 5 yrs
Monkey Joe’s, 311 Eisenhower Dr, Savannah, Wed 10am
Wednesdays, 10 AM
0- 5 yrs
Monkey Joe’s, 311 Eisenhower Dr, Savannah, Wed 4:30pm
Wednesdays, 4:30 PM
Newborn through age 5
Averitt Center Thurs 10:15am
Thursdays 10:15 AM
Newborn through age 5
Averitt Center Thurs 11am
Thursdays 11 AM
Newborn through age 5
Averitt Center Thurs 11:45am
Thursdays 11:45 AM
Newborn through age 5
Averitt Center Thurs 12:30
Thursdays 12:30 am
Newborn – 3yrs, 4-7yrs, 8- 10yrs
Private Party: Pick Your Theme
Two hours of enriching fun and frolic with themed music and activities.

To sign up for a free preview class, click here.

Studio 2424 – Music is FUNdamental: Come over and PLAY! Savannah, Pooler, Hilton Head, Statesboro tel: 912-434-1604 or 866-645-7501, http://www.gmwmg.com Studio 2424 is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

MusikGarten parent-&-me sessions for ages 0-5 at Monkey Joe’s, Savannah

Saturday, September 29th, 2012

Studio 2424 offers various MusikGarten family music sessions for toddlers and babies in Savannah, Pooler, Statesboro & Hilton Head Is.

Among them are classes for ages 0-5 at 10 AM & 4:30 PM every Wednesday at Monkey Joe’s, 311 Eisenhower Drive, Savannah. Pre-register at www.gmwmg.com

The class sessions are designed to nurture children’s music aptitude by engaging them with their families in singing and movement activities which help attune the ear, refine the voice, and develop an ease with rhythmical movement and expression. Instrumental activities range from marking simple rhythms with sticks, chimes and drums, to singing and playing strings and keyboards from notation. Details about classes here.

FREE preview classes! The class schedule includes morning and evening classes at Monkey Joe’s in Savannah. Curriculum for homeschoolers and nursery schools also available. Register for classes here.

Class Schedule for 2012
Ages of Children Class Name/Days & Times
1- 5 yrs
Curriculum for Homeschoolers, Nursery Schools, and Day Care Centers
By Appointment
0- 5 yrs
Monkey Joe’s, 311 Eisenhower Dr, Savannah, Wed 10am
Wednesdays, 10 AM
0- 5 yrs
Monkey Joe’s, 311 Eisenhower Dr, Savannah, Wed 4:30pm
Wednesdays, 4:30 PM
Newborn through age 5
Averitt Center Thurs 10:15am
Thursdays 10:15 AM
Newborn through age 5
Averitt Center Thurs 11am
Thursdays 11 AM
Newborn through age 5
Averitt Center Thurs 11:45am
Thursdays 11:45 AM
Newborn through age 5
Averitt Center Thurs 12:30
Thursdays 12:30 am
Newborn – 3yrs, 4-7yrs, 8- 10yrs
Private Party: Pick Your Theme
Two hours of enriching fun and frolic with themed music and activities.

To sign up for a free preview class, click here.

Studio 2424 – Music is FUNdamental: Come over and PLAY! Savannah, Pooler, Hilton Head, Statesboro tel: 912-434-1604 or 866-645-7501, http://www.gmwmg.com Studio 2424 is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

MusikGarten parent-&-me Wednesday sessions for ages 0-5 at Monkey Joe’s, Savannah

Saturday, September 29th, 2012

Studio 2424 offers various MusikGarten family music sessions for toddlers and babies in Savannah, Pooler, Statesboro & Hilton Head Is.

Among them are classes for ages 0-5 at 10 AM & 4:30 PM every Wednesday at Monkey Joe’s, 311 Eisenhower Drive, Savannah. Pre-register at www.gmwmg.com

The class sessions are designed to nurture children’s music aptitude by engaging them with their families in singing and movement activities which help attune the ear, refine the voice, and develop an ease with rhythmical movement and expression. Instrumental activities range from marking simple rhythms with sticks, chimes and drums, to singing and playing strings and keyboards from notation. Details about classes here.

FREE preview classes! The class schedule includes morning and evening classes at Monkey Joe’s in Savannah. Curriculum for homeschoolers and nursery schools also available. Register for classes here.

Class Schedule for 2012
Ages of Children Class Name/Days & Times
1- 5 yrs
Curriculum for Homeschoolers, Nursery Schools, and Day Care Centers
By Appointment
0- 5 yrs
Monkey Joe’s, 311 Eisenhower Dr, Savannah, Wed 10am
Wednesdays, 10 AM
0- 5 yrs
Monkey Joe’s, 311 Eisenhower Dr, Savannah, Wed 4:30pm
Wednesdays, 4:30 PM
Newborn through age 5
Averitt Center Thurs 10:15am
Thursdays 10:15 AM
Newborn through age 5
Averitt Center Thurs 11am
Thursdays 11 AM
Newborn through age 5
Averitt Center Thurs 11:45am
Thursdays 11:45 AM
Newborn through age 5
Averitt Center Thurs 12:30
Thursdays 12:30 am
Newborn – 3yrs, 4-7yrs, 8- 10yrs
Private Party: Pick Your Theme
Two hours of enriching fun and frolic with themed music and activities.

To sign up for a free preview class, click here.

Studio 2424 – Music is FUNdamental: Come over and PLAY! Savannah, Pooler, Hilton Head, Statesboro tel: 912-434-1604 or 866-645-7501, http://www.gmwmg.com Studio 2424 is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

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