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Candle Lantern Tour; Bats & Campfire; Reserve Trick or Treating @ Fort McAllister State Park, Richmond Hill

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

Halloween Kids' Events in SavannahFort McAllister State Park in Richmond Hill Halloween Events include:

Candle Lantern Tour
Saturday, Oct 18, 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Fort McAllister State Park – Richmond Hill, GA
Experience the fort at night as you are guided into the past by candlelight. Guided walks will be held every half hour. $4.50-$7.50 912-727-2339.

BATS & CAMPFIRE
Let’s Get Batty With Sarah
Friday, Oct 24, 2014 6 PM
Join Ranger Sarah for an informative talk about bats. Learn why we love our bat community here at the park. Take a walk to watch as they emerge from their houses and head out for an evening of hunting insects. Then return to the visitors center for a campfire. Great event for the whole family. Bring a flashlight and a chair for campfire time. $3 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.

The Haunting of Savage Island & Reverse Trick or Treating
Saturday, Oct 25, 2014 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Halloween comes to the campground. We invite our campground guests to decorate their campsite and wear costumes. The Rangers will drive through the campground and judge the campsites for creativity. We will be doing reverse trick or treating. You remain at your site and we bring candy to you. Then gather for a bonfire and ghost stories. Donations accepted $5 parking. 912-727-2339.

Location:
Fort McAllister State Park
3894 Fort McAllister Road
Richmond Hill, 31324

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Bungy Jumping for Kids: Savannah Mall Eurobungy for all ages

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

kids bungy savannah Eurobungy Savannah MallHave your kids experienced Eurobungy Trampolines in Savannah Mall in the Dillards Court next to Ruby Tuesdays?

They can seriously jump, 10, 15, 20 feet in the air. Some do flips. Or the little ones can simply jump & jump.

Click here a coupon for Buy One, Get One free all day Mondays-Thursdays & until 3 PM Fridays – perfect for those of you with more than one child who wants to jump.  To obtain the coupon, click here.

Open mall hours: Mon-Sat: 10 AM-9 PM, Sun:Noon- 6 PM.

Gift certificates available.

Eurobungy Savannah, inside Savannah Mall, 14045 Abercorn St. Savannnah, email ruberman@eurobungy.com, On Facebook here.

Giveaway: $25 gift certificate to High Cotton Kids upscale Savannah consignment sale, Sept. 25-27

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

High Cotton Kids Spring 2014 consignment saleThis week, a SouthernMamas.com reader will win a $25 gift certificate to High Cotton Kids 2014 Fall/Winter consignment event, held Sept. 25-27 in Savannah. Come check out High Cotton Kids’ NEW LOCATION at 8110 White Bluff Road (former location of Thompson’s Sport Shop).

To enter to win, like High Cotton Kids on Facebook here. Then answer this question on their FB wall: What bargain do you most hope to find at this season’s HCK sale? (e.g. holiday outfit for your child, Halloween costume, maternity clothes, a stroller, bike, a great deal on a boutique item from a local vendor). Deadline to enter is 9 PM Sun. Sept. 21st. We’ll pick a name at random & announce it here.

Come shop consignment at its finest. High Cotton Kids is THE place to save a lot of money, make a lot of money and have a great time doing both! Savannah’s biggest upscale resale shopping event will include high-end boutique children’s brand clothing sizes 0-12 and many other items. There will also be a variety of new merchandise from several local vendors. Get ready to rack up on all your favorite children’s brands at a fraction of the retail price! There is something for everybody’s taste and budget from adorable smocked frocks to funky threads to even high cotton play clothes your kids will love to throw on all fall and winter.

Do you want to shop early for the best selection? Come to Shop for a Cause Presale on Thursday, September 25th from 5:00 to 6:00 PM. High Cotton Kids is partnering with The Next Generation for the Children’s Hospital at Memorial and the Humane Society of Greater Savannah. Please bring your gift cards from Target or Wal-Mart and shop one hour early, before the show opens to the public! Minimum amount of $5 is requested and more is greatly appreciated! Monetary donations of $5 or more will also be accepted at the door as your entry pass.

Consignor registration is open now through Sunday, September 21st! Clean out and cash in, consignors keep 60-70% of your sales! Bring your gently loved children’s items to our consignment showroom and let us do the selling. High Cotton Kids also accepts high-end maternity clothing, children’s furniture, artwork, baby and nursery necessities (e.g. bouncers, exercausers, etc.), strollers, toys, books, DVDs and more. For a complete list of items that HCK accepts and does not accept, click here.

High Cotton Kids Fall and Winter 2014 Show Hours

706 Mall Boulevard (formerly Seeds of Faith Bookstore)

Thursday, September 25 5:00 – 6:00 pm Shop for a Cause Presale Check the details to shop early!

6:00 – 8:00 pm Open to the public

Friday, September 26 9:00 am – 3:00pm Open to the public

Saturday, September 27 9:00 am – 1:00pm (Select items will be 40% OFF) Open to the public

High Cotton Kids Consignment Event is sponsored by the The Habersham School, Coach Val’s Tumblegym, Christine Hall Photography, Threads, and Baby Love. Stay connected and get updates about the event by liking High Cotton Kids on Facebook here.

 High Cotton Kids, http://www.highcottonkids.com/, 8110 White Bluff Rd. (the old Thompson’s Sporting Goods store, next to Zaxby’s), email  info@highcottonkids.com High Cotton Kids is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Junior League of Savannah Thrift Sale, Preview Party & Auction, Oct. 4

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

Junior League of Savannah Thrift Sale 2014 The Junior League of Savannah will host its 67th Annual Thrift Sale on Saturday, October 4 at the Savannah Civic Center.

This annual event draws thousands of shoppers from the across the Lowcountry to purchase both needed household goods and unique treasures. Merchandise includes appliances, children’s clothes and toys, holiday decorations, books, house wares, linens, sporting goods, furniture and much more. New this year: the sale will also feature adult women’s formalwear and business attire.

Preview Party & Auction

The community is invited to celebrate the kickoff of the Junior League of Savannah’s Thrift Sale by attending the annual Preview Party and Auction on Friday, October 3. The evening will begin at 5:30pm with early bird shopping on the Thrift Sale floor, followed by a cocktail party and silent auction at 6pm. Tickets to the Preview Party and Auction are available for $25 per person and can be purchased by calling the Junior League office at (912) 790-1002 or by clicking here.

Thrift Sale, Free Parking

The Annual Thrift Sale is the primary fundraising event of the Junior League. The money raised is returned to the community through various League projects and the training of League members to be leaders in the community.

Projects funded by the sale include supplying weekend food to school aged, low-income children through America’s Second Harvest: Backpack Buddies, cooking meals for families at the Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Coastal Empire, Fit Kids Fest, and various other projects throughout the year. The Junior League of Savannah’s focus area is women and children. Our sponsors are Belk, Finger Safe USA, Georgia Power, Savannah Morning News, THA Group, WTOC, and Y100.

Parking is free. Doors will be open from 7:30am until 2pm. The sale will re-open as a grab bag event from 2:30 – 3pm.

Sale admission is $5. Tickets can be purchased at the Civic Center Box Office by calling 912-651-6550 or visiting savannahcivic.com.

Holiday Farms Pumpkin Patch, Hayrides opens Oct.1-31 2014, Ridgeland, S.C.

Monday, September 15th, 2014

Holiday Farms Pumpkin Patch Ridgeland S.C.
The 7th annual THE GREAT PUMPKIN PATCH opens from Oct. 1 -Oct. 31 2014 @ Holiday Farms in nearby Ridgeland, SC, about 1 hour from Savannah.

Spend a day on Holiday Farms enjoying: Bounce house, Haytona Speedway, Duck Race, Cow Milking, Steer Roping, Corn Grinding, Barnyard Zoo, and of course a hayride to the pumpkin patch. And our personal favorite, Pigtucky Derby (pig races). New this year: 1.5 acre maze!

For more details, check Holiday Farms  website by clicking here.

Holiday Farms is now booking field trips for The Great Pumpkin Patch. If you are looking for a fun-filled trip for your school, church group, daycare, scout group, or any other kind of group, you have found the place to go. Book your trip now as dates are filling fast. You may reach Holiday Farms by phone at 843-726-5527 or email holidayfarms@yahoo.com.

Military Day

Sat. Oct. 4 2014 will be Special Military Day when all active duty military, spouses, and children will receive 50% off admission with proper ID.

Hours

Monday – Thursday: 9 am – 2 pm
Friday – Saturday: 9 am – dark (last wagon ride leaves at 6 pm)
Holiday Farms is closed on Sundays

Pig Race Schedule:
Monday – Thursday 11 am and 1 pm
Friday – Saturday 11 am, 1 pm, and 3 pm

Concessions and Entertainment available on Saturdays only.

Family owned and operated since 2008.

Stay connected about other events at Holiday Farms by liking their Facebook pagehere.

Holiday Farms, 10884 Grays Hwy, Ridgeland, SC 29936, (843) 726-5527, email holidayfarms@yahoo.com
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$5 Girls Golf Clinic @ The Club at Savannah Harbor, Nov. 22

Monday, September 15th, 2014

Nov_Girls Golf (2)We’ve participated in one of these Girls Golf Clinics @ The Club at Savannah Harbor & highly recommend it.

You’re invited: A Girls Golf Clinic for girls ages 18 & younger celebrating girl power @  The Club at Savannah Harbor  next to Westin Savannah on Hutchinson Is. 10 AM-noon Sat. Nov. 22 . Only $5 per person – which includes lessons, demonstration, hands-on instruction, indoor activities & more.

Clinics are open to the public.

Interested in signing up your daughter? Contact Paul Killgallon for more information at 912.201.2240, email paul.killgallon@westin.com

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

Fall Fun Guide 2014: Pumpkin Patches, Hayrides, Corn Mazes, Fall Festivals, Savannah

Monday, September 15th, 2014

Visit the SouthernMamas.com Fall Fun 2014 Guide throughout the season by clicking here to find pumpkin patches, fall festivals, Halloween fun & more.

Here’s how to make the most of this beautiful season in the Lowcountry. This list will be updated throughout the season.

*Holiday Farms pumpkin patch, hayrides opens, Oct. 1. Open Mon-Sat Oct. 1-Oct. 31. Details here. 

*Madrac Farms pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayrides every Thurs, Fri. & Sat. Oct. 2-Nov.1Details here. 

*Poppell Farms pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayrides every weekend Oct. 4 – Nov. 2. Details here.

*Tybee Is. Spelling Bee, Oct. 2. Details here. 

*Military Discount Day, Oct. 4 @ Holiday Farms pumpkin patch, hayrides. Details here. 

*Sassy Salon Day for kids, up-dos, tutus, glitter & more, @ Utopia. Oct. 4. Details here.

*Annual Buddy Walk & FREE Family Fun Festival, Forsyth Park, Oct. 4. Details here. 

*Live history lesson/true ghost story: Davenport House presents “Dreadful Pestilence: Savannah’s Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1820.” For ages 8+. Friday & Saturday nights in October 2014. Details here. 

*FREE Beaufort Shrimp Festival, Oct. 3-4. Details here.

*FREE Family Day @ Jepson Center, Oct. 4. Details here.

*FREE Astronomy Day @ Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens, Oct. 4. Details here. 

*FREE Oktoberfest & Wiener Dog Races, Oct. 4. Details here. 

*FREE Picnic in the Park, Oct. 5. Details here.

*Savannah Greek Festival, Oct. 9-11. Details here.

*FREE Celebrate Armstrong Festival, 12-6 PM, Oct. 9. Details here.

*Savannah Haunted Houses: Alee Shriners’ Terror Plantation. Oct. 10-11, 17-18, 24-25, 31 & Nov. 1 . Details here.

*Kids’ Shark Tooth & Fossil Hunt, Beaufort Oct. 11. Details here.

*Tybee Pirate Festival & Parade, Oct. 9-12. Details here. 

*FREE Cowboy Carnival, Bounce houses, pumpkin & cookie decorating, petting zoo, FREE FOOD,  Oct. 18. Details here.

*Candle Lantern Tour, Fort McAllister State Park, Richmond Hill, Oct. 18. Details here. 

*Free Talahi Is. Fall Festival, Oct. 19. Details here.

*BBQ, Brews & Bluegrass family-friendly benefit for The Next Generation, Oct. 19. Details here.

*Disney on Ice, Savannah Oct. 22-26. Details here. 

*Spanish tall ship El Galeón Andalucía on River Street Oct. 24-Nov. 2. Transforms into Haunted Pirate Ship near Halloween. Details here. 

*Haunted Trail @ Skidaway State Park, Oct. 24 & 25. Details here. 

*Halloween Hike @ Oatland Island Wildlife Center, Oct. 24 & 25. Details here. 

*Pumpkin Patch, Costume Contest, Oct. 24 @ Hilton Head Is. Details here. 

*Bats & Campfire, Fort McAllister State Park, Richmond Hill, Oct. 24.  Details here. 

*St. James Catholic School Fall Festival, Open to the public. Savannah, Oct 25. Details here.

*Campfire Cookout/Fall Festival, Utopia in Savannah, Oct. 25. Details here. 

*Tricks, Treats & Trains @ Georgia State Railroad Museum, Savannah, 10 AM-1 PM, Oct. 25. Details here.

*FREE Family Day @ SCAD Museum of Art, Oct. 25. Details here. 

*Spookalicious Halloween festivities @ The Sandbox Children’s Museum, Hilton Head Is. Oct. 25. Details here. 

*Wag-O-Ween trick or treating for dogs, Savannah Oct. 25. Details here.

*Free Skidaway Marine Science Day, Oct. 25. Details here. 

*Reverse Trick or Treating, Fort McAllister State Park, Richmond Hill, Oct. 25. Details here. 

*Shalom Y’all – Jewish Food Festival 2014, Forsyth Park, Oct. 26. Details here.

*Fall-oween Family Fun Day & Trick-or-Treating in the campground @ Skidaway Is. State Park, Oct. 26. Details here. 

*FREE Tree Tots Costume Party, Pooler Library, Oct. 29 Details here. 

*FREE Savannah Zombie walk, free make-up by make-up artists with canned food donation, Nov. 1. Details here. 

*FREE Savannah Food Day Festival 2014, Daffin Park, 11 AM-5 PM Nov. 2. Details here.

*Beaufort Heritage Days Celebration 2014, Nov. 6-8. Details here. 

*Fairy Party Meet and greet with Tink and her fairy friends, Tinker Tea Party & more, Savannah. Details here. 

*KiDS Rock Savannah, 1 mile run, Daffin Park, Nov. 9. Details here. 

*FREE Savannah Children’s Book Festival, Nov. 15. Details here. 

*FREE children’s activities @ Telfair Art Fair, Savannah, Nov. 15. Details here.

*Harvest Festival & Cane Grinding @ Oatland Island Wildlife Center, Nov. 22. Details here.

*$5 Girls Golf Clinic @ The Club at Savannah Harbor, Nov. 22. Details here.

FREE Family Day @ SCAD Museum of Art, Oct. 25

Monday, September 15th, 2014

FREE Family Day SCAD Museum of Art Savannah free kids eventsEnjoy a day of family fun at the SCAD Museum of Art

Oct. 25 2014, 1-4 p.m.
Join SCAD Museum of Art for their second annual Family Day. The SCAD Museum of Art offers free admission and hands-on activities for the whole family. Enjoy music in the museum courtyard and a special appearance by SCAD mascot Art the Bee.

This event is generously supported by Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation and is free and open to the public.

Email Rachel Evans, coordinator of visitation and outreach at revans@scad.edu or call 912.525.5118 for more information.

FOR MORE FREE SAVANNAH KIDS’ EVENTS, CLICK HERE.

SCAD Museum of Art,  On Facebook here, 601 Turner Blvd, Savannah 31401, www.scadmoa.org

FREE Savannah Balloons show @ Live Oak Public Library branches

Sunday, September 14th, 2014

FREE Savannah Balloons shows See Savannah Balloons brand new show “One Wish, Two Wish, Red Wish, Blue Wish” for free at the Live Oak Public Libraries!

Someone is trying to steal the identity of Miss Lynnae, the Balloon Lady. Who is real and who is the imposter? The Red and Blue Genies help to sort it all out! Featuring the following books: “Aladdin”, “Harry Potter”, “Star Wars”, “Robin Hood” and “How To Train Your Dragon”.

Come see what happens and have a great time!

Tybee Library, 786-7733
Tuesday, Sept. 16, 10 a.m.

Bull Street Library, 652-3600
Wednesday, Sept. 17, 10:30 a.m.

Pooler Library, 748-0471
Thursday, Sept. 18, 10:30 a.m.

Hinesville Library, 368-4003
Monday, Sept. 22, 10:30 a.m.

Rincon Library, 826-2222
Monday, Sept. 22, 4 p.m.

Thunderbolt Library, 354-5864
Tuesday, Sept. 23, 11 a.m.

Southwest Chatham Library, 925-8305
Tuesday, Sept. 23, 4:30 p.m.

W. W. Law Library, 236-8040
Wednesday, Sept. 24, 11 a.m.

West Broad Library, 232-6395
Thursday, Sept. 25, 10:30 a.m.

Oglethorpe Mall Library, 925-5432
Thursday, Sept. 25, 4 p.m.

Savannah Balloons, tel: 912-228-3024 or 912-661-6816, www.savannahballoons.com, On Facebook here. Savannah Balloons is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

You’re invited: Fairy Party for ages 4 & older with Enchant My Party, Nov. 8

Sunday, September 14th, 2014

Fairy Party with Enchant My Party Savannah Ready for a Pixie perfect day?

Take a peak into Tinkerbell’s magical world “In the Hollow” on Nov. 8 2014 in Savannah

Tinkerbell, along with a couple of her fairy friends, will be hosting three one-hour-long pixie parties.

Cost per child is $20 and each party is limited to 18 children.

The crafts and games will be appropriate for ages 4+ please. Activities will include:
Meet and greet with Tink and her fairy friends
Fairy games and crafts
Interactive story time
A chance to see a real fairy garden!
Tinker Tea Party
A special gift for each child
Photographer on hand to capture the special moments.

Parties will be Nov. 8 at the Talahi Island Community Center at 532 Quarterman Drive, Savannah, GA 31410.

Session 1 10 AM-11 AM
Session 2 Noon-1 PM
Session 3 2 PM- 3PM

Each party will be limited to 18 children to allow quality time with the fairies. The crafts and games will be appropriate for ages 4+ please. Tickets are $20 for children. Parents do not need to purchase a ticket, but are required to stay during the party.

The activities are appropriate for 4 & older. Three year old children are welcome to purchase tickets and attend but please realize they may need your assistance with the crafts. Two is too young for this particular event.

These fairy parties are organized by Enchant My Party in Savannah , a children’s princess party business that sends costumed-princesses to homes or party spots to entertain at your child’s regal birthday party with storytelling; singing & dancing; crafts & games.

“Like” Enchant My Party on Facebook here.

Enchant My Party, www.enchantmyparty.com, Savannah, Ga.  912.713.1253, email enchantmyparty@gmail.com 
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SouthCoast Health Pediatrics in Savannah, Richmond Hill offer Saturday Urgent Care hours; walk-ins welcome

Friday, September 12th, 2014

Pediatricians in Savannah, RIchmond Hill, Rincon

SouthCoast Health Pediatrics – Children don’t keep regular hours, so we are extending ours!

SouthCoast Health Pediatrics in Savannah, Richmond Hill, Rincon 

The pediatricians at SouthCoast Health provide a comprehensive range of in-office & urgent emergency care focused fully on the child’s needs:
Immunizations
Annual Physicals
Screenings and Tests
Patient Education
Wellchild Visits

Saturday Urgent Care in Savannah, Richmond Hill

The Pediatric Department is happy to announce that not only do they offer Saturday/Sunday Urgent Care in Savannah 9 AM-Noon, but starting Sept. 6 2014, they will now offer Saturday Urgent Care hours from 9 AM-Noon at their Richmond Hill location! Walk ins welcomed.

SouthCoast Health Pediatrics locations:
SAVANNAH
310 Eisenhower Drive, Building 16
912.303.3500
Saturday/Sunday Urgent Care hours; 9 AM-Noon.
www.southcoastmedical.com/services/pediatrics
On Facebook here. 

RICHMOND HILL
10055 Ford Avenue, Suite 4A
912.527.5352
Extended care: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 5-7:30 PM. Walk-ins welcome.
Saturday Urgent Care hours: 9 AM-Noon. Walk-ins welcome
www.southcoastmedical.com/services/pediatrics
On Facebook here. 

RINCON
613 Towne Park Drive West, Suite 305
912.826.4866
www.southcoastmedical.com/services/pediatrics
On Facebook here.

SouthCoast Health Pediatrics, www.southcoastmedical.com/services/pediatrics, SouthCoast Health Pediatrics is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser. 

Last chance to save up to the 30% @ Walt Disney World this Fall

Friday, September 12th, 2014

Mickey Not So Scary Halloween 2014

Disney has packed the calendar this fall and winter with tons of great special events & activities, and now is your last chance to save up to 30% when you stay at select Walt Disney World Resort hotels.

If you have a Disney villain fan, then Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party is a must! This is special event held select days in September and October.

Or maybe you want to spend the holidays at Disney? Starting in mid November you can enjoy tons of beautiful holiday decorations and special displays… the Gingerbread House at Grand Floridian is amazing!! Celebrate the meaning of the season with the Candlelight Processional. Or just enjoy the Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights Display! There’s something for everyone at the Merriest Place on Earth.

The discount offer is available at select Value, Moderate, Deluxe and Deluxe Villa resorts on stays October 4 – November 25, 2014 and November 29 – December 23, 2014.

Hurry, because this offer ends October 3, 2014. Book your package now with a deposit as low as $200. Contact Tara McCoy at Two Sisters Travel your no-obligation Disney vacation quote or call us at 843-284-3241 for details.

Tara McCoy, Vacation Specialist at Two Sisters Travel

843.284.3241

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Portfolio prep art classes with Savannah’s Best Visual Artist Jose Ray

Friday, September 12th, 2014

Portfolio prep for students Savannah with artist Jose Ray

Scribble Art Studio in Savannah & Pooler is thrilled to have Jose Ray – voted Savannah’s “Best Visual Artist 2014” by the readers of Connect 2013 & 2014 – teaching @ Scribble.

In his portfolio prep classes, students will practice an array of drawing techniques and develop an understanding of the elements required to create successful works.

Scribble’s Fall art classes for students started the week of Sept. 8 @ Scribble Art Studio in Pooler & Savannah, but students are welcome to join in any time after the start.

For the full schedule of classes & to register, click here or call 912.713.7376.

FOR MORE INFO, CLICK HERE.

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OPEN STUDIO ON FRIDAYS FOR ALL AGES

Sept. 19, 26 Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24
OPEN STUDIO (All ages) @ Scribble Art Studio’s Savannah location, 212 E. 37th St. Savannah, 31401

With Lauren Stenger |10 AM-Noon|
Looking for something fun to do? Stop by Scribble for Open Studio!
No registration necessary, perfect for all ages.
Share some art time with your little one! ______________________________________________________________________________________________

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

Jewel Conservatory Theatre in Rincon offers FREE Carnegie Hall & Savannah Music Festival’s Musical Explorers program for ages 5-7

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

Musical Explorers Program at Jewel Conservatory TheatreThe Carnegie Hall & Savannah Musical Festival program – Musical Explorers  – is coming to The Jewel Conservatory Theatre in Rincon.

Musical Explorers is an excellent program for 5-7 year olds that lasts from October to May. In the class, students will discover different types of local music, learn silly songs & discover instruments like piano & the recorder.

Participation in the program includes tickets to both the winter & spring Savannah Music Festival Concerts. Both concerts are experiential, meaning students will get to meet & sing along with singers that they will be learning about through the class!

As the first pilot effort affiliated with the program founded by the esteemed Weill Music Institute at Carnegie Hall in New York City, Savannah Music Festival has developed a new multimedia curriculum & course of study that includes December & May concert field trips for participating students.

Originally designed as a music education program that provides historical, cultural & geographical knowledge about the various communities of New York’s five boroughs, Musical Explorers has been adapted by Savannah Music Festival to apply similar lessons & learning practices to the Georgia coast & South Carolina Lowcountry.

The Jewel Conservatory Theatre in Rincon is so excited to be able to offer this exciting program to your kids. Classes will be 45 minutes long & will be at the theatre on Tuesdays at 5 p.m.

Classes will run October 21st, 2014-May 12th, 2015, meeting on Tuesdays at 5 PM. Classes are free.

**There are some Tuesdays that the class will not meet due to holidays: November 25th,  December 23rd and 30th, January 13th**

In December, all participants will travel to downtown Savannah to see the McIntosh County Shouters, Jimmy Wolling Band & Kim Polote perform at the Lucas Theatre for the Arts.

In Spring of 2015, participating kids will see performances by Rebecca Flaherty, Huxsie Scott & Eric Culberson at Armstrong State University’s Fine Arts Auditorium.

To register your child, call 912-257-0671 or email jewelconservatorytheatre@gmail.com

The Jewel Conservatory Theatre, 6014 HWY 21 Suite E Rincon, Ga 31326, On Facebook here. (912) 257-0671 email jewelconservatorytheatre@gmail.com, www.jewelconservatory.com  The Jewel Conservatory Theatre is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

FREE Fishing Event for ages 5-12, Tybee Is., Sept. 27

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

free kids fishing event Savannah Tybee Bring your kids to the FREE Gage Ochsner Kids Fishing & Coastal Water Safety event, 8:30 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Sept. 27 2014 at the Tybee Pier & Pavilion on Tybee Island.

The day of FREE fun for kids ages 5 to 12 is being held in conjunction with Georgia’s free fishing day & is sponsored by Safe Kids Savannah, the Chatham County Aquatic Center, & the Georgia Department of Natural Resources to promote fishing as a family activity & water safety.

Pre-registration is required.

Forms can be picked up at the Chatham County Aquatic Center on Sallie Mood Drive in Savannah or downloaded here. 

All participants will receive a rod and reel, bait, and tackle box.

FOR MORE FREE SAVANNAH KIDS’ EVENTS, CLICK HERE.

FREE Kindermusik playdate Oct. 24 @ The Jewel Conservatory Theatre

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

Kindermusik mommy and me music classes for toddlers infants SavannahKINDERMUSIK Playdates @ The Jewel Conservatory Theatre, Rincon

Want to a new, fun way to meet other parents of pre-schoolers? Want your child to learn about music in an exciting new way? Come to the FREE monthly KINDERMUSIK Playdates @ The Jewel Conservatory Theatre. It is the perfect introduction to music and theatre for your 1-4 year old.

JCT Friday Playdate Oct. 24 2014 @ 10 AM

The Jewel Conservatory Theatre, 6014 HWY 21 Suite E Rincon, Ga 31326, (912) 257-0671 email jewelconservatorytheatre@gmail.com,  www.jewelconservatory.com  The Jewel Conservatory Theatre is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser