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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.

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.

MusikGarten parent-&-me sessions for ages 0-5 with Studio 2424 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.

Register for Savannah’s first Ultra Marathon on Fort Pulaski (5K, 25K & 50K) to help save Rails to Trails

Saturday, September 29th, 2012

How can you help save Savannah’s beleaguered Rails to Trails, the 6-mile biking/walking/jogging nature trail between U.S. 80 East and the Savannah River and help get it restored?

Register for the Savannah Rails to Trails 50K, 25KK and 5K, set to take place on January 12, 2013. The race will be on Fort Pulaski and Rails to Trails. This is Savannah’s FIRST Ultra Marathon. Proceeds will benefit the restoration and maintenance of Rails to Trails Savannah, which is also known as McQueen’s Trail.

Rails to Trails is eroding so badly that the west end is almost impassable in some areas.

Register by clicking here. Read about the volunteers behind the effort to Save Our Rails to Trails by clicking here.

Keep up to date with efforts under way to save Rails to Trails by liking the Facebook page here.

Baby Sign & Read Classes for parents w/children ages 0-3, Savannah

Friday, September 28th, 2012

Baby Sign & Read Classes for parents with children from the ages of 0-3 yrs old are now being offered in Savannah by Giving in Love, Inc.

Sign & Read classes focus on parent-child interactions, communication, and reading. Parents learn how they can nurture their child’s language, cognitive and social-emotional development through three key areas of communication: talking, reading and signing.

There are 6 classes (no class during the week of Thanksgiving) in the first session. Class options are 10:30am or 11 am beginning Oct. 31 2012 at 1900 Abercorn St. Savannah, 31401

For more information, please call (912) 388-1658 or visit www.givinginlove.org “Like” Giving in Love on Facebook here.

Giving in Love, Inc is a non-profit & a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

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

Friday, September 28th, 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.

FREE children’s art classes Oct. 2 & 23 with Scribble Art Studio artists, Savannah

Friday, September 28th, 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.

Children’s book author/illustrator Jan Brett to discuss her new book in Savannah

Thursday, September 27th, 2012

Jan Brett, a popular children’s book author-illustrator, will visit Barnes & Noble at Oglethorpe Mall in Savannah on Oct. 11 for a book signing and special discussion about her new book, Mossy.

The event is free and open to the public. Her specially decorated 45-foot tour bus will be parked in front of Barnes & Noble.

Mossy features an adventure about an amazing turtle with a gorgeous garden growing on her shell. Mossy loses her freedom when Dr. Caroline, a biologist, takes her to live in her Edwardian Museum.

The signing will be 10 AM Thurs Oct. 11, 2012 at Barnes & Noble, Oglethorpe Mall, 7804 Abercorn St. Savannah.