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Discount on Scribble After School Art Club, Pooler

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

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Discount on after-school art classes @ Scribble Art Studio in Pooler.

Don’t miss this deal.  Try out 3 classes a week in Pooler (your choice!) Mon.-Fri. for ONLY $150 a month.

For more details, click here. 

$12 a class and three days a week or $150 a month (Mon, Tues, & Fri.)

Choose which class you want to come to. You can do two classes back to back as long as it’s age appropriate.

To sign up call 912-713-7376 or visit thescribbleartstudio.com

Pooler location: 115 Canal St, Pooler, GA 31322

Tell them SouthernMamas.com sent you!

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

Free for first Oct. 3 Halloween art, stories, science events for kids, Savannah

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

Halloween art kids Saturday Savannah

Halloween art, stories, science. Register now for SPOOKTACULAR Saturdays in October workshop series for kids at Blick Art Materials, 318 E. Broughton St. Savannah, 31401.

Halloween story time, kinder art workshops for ages 4 & younger; Halloween science projects, art project for ages 5 & older.

Register here. 

Scribble Art Studio, Savannah Children’s Museum and Blick Art Supplies in Savannah will do a series of Saturday Halloween themed workshops for all ages called “Hooray for Halloween” during Fall 2015.

Savannah artist Kristie Duncan is turning Blick’s atrium into an interactive “Halloween Town” for kids to work in and the Savannah Children’s Museum will provide science experiments while Scribble will be in charge of art projects.

Cost

Storytime and Kinder Art Project: $15
Science Experiment and Art Project: $35.

For more information, call 912-713-7376 or click here. 

Halloween storytimes, art and science projects

Month of spooktacular storytime, art & science project programs.
10:30AM-2PM Saturdays Oct. 3, Oct. 10, Oct. 17, Oct. 24
Upstairs Atrium at Blick Art Materials
318 E. Broughton St., Savannah, 31401

Halloween-themed art workshops, storytimes & science experiments located upstairs at Blick Art Materials, 318 E. Broughton St., 31401 Savannah Children’s Museum & Scribble Art Studio are SouthernMamas.com advertisers 

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FOR MORE SAVANNAH-AREA FALL EVENTS, VISIT OUR SAVANNAH FALL FUN GUIDE 2015 HERE. 

Savannah Photographers: Holiday mini-session deal with Jana Butman Photography

Monday, September 28th, 2015

Jana Butman Photography in SavannahJana Butman Photography in Savannah is offering custom made Holiday cards if you book your mini session with her in October and mention SouthernMamas.com for 50% off!

There is several designs available and Jana will deliver them straight to your house.

Contact Jana Butman Photography for details & availability at (912) 655-6307 or email at janabutman@gmail.com.

See more of Jana’s work on her website: www.butmanphoto.com or her Facebook page here, where you can also read reviews and what other clients’s experience was like while working with her.

Jana Butman Photography, Maternity, newborn & family photographer, 25 E. 40th St., Savannah, www.butmanphoto.com ; (912) 655-6307,  email janabutman@gmail.com. On Facebook here,  Jana Butman Photography is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Save On Your 2016 Disney Vacation With 2 Brand New Discounts

Monday, September 28th, 2015

Disney Deals for 2015 2016 Savannah Two Sisters Travel JUST ANNOUNCED! Two Sisters Travel  has the scoop on 2 ways to save BIG on your next Walt Disney World vacation with the Play, Stay, Dine, & Save promotion or savings up to 25% off your resort stay at select resort hotels.

The travel dates for these offers do include winter break AND spring break dates.

Disney Deals 2015 2016 Savannah Two Sisters Travel With the popular Play, Stay, Dine, & Save Promotion, you’ll save up to $500 (based on family of 4) when you combine your resort stay, dining & theme park tickets. This offer is available at select Walt Disney World Resort Hotels and includes most stays 12/13/15 – 12/29/15 and 1/2/16 – 3/7/16.

If you don’t need a dining plan or tickets, you can save up to 25% on your room at select Walt Disney World Resort hotels for most stays 1/2/16 – 4/13/16.

Availability for these promotions is extremely limited, and rooms will sell out fast. Contact Tara McCoy at Two Sisters Travel for your no-obligation Disney vacation quote or call us at 843-284-3241 for details, and start planning your magical Disney vacation.

Tara McCoy, Vacation Specialist at Two Sisters Travel
843.284.3241
Become a Facebook fan at facebook.com/twosisterstravel

Tara McCoy is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Ottawa Farms Corn Maze 2015, pumpkin patch opens Oct. 3

Monday, September 28th, 2015

Ottawa Farms corn maze pumpkin patch 2015 Savannah

Ottawa Farms annual Ottawa Farms Rodeo is featured in the farm’s 2015 corn maze in Bloomingdale, Ga. just outside Savannah.

Ottawa Farm Corn Crib Savannah The Maze will be open weekends in October starting at 1PM Sat. Oct. 10.

Come get lost in the maze & enjoy oodles of farm activities including cow train, corn crib (pictured here), pig races, corn cannon & more.

Hours each weekend in October:
Saturdays 1 pm-10 pm
Sundays 1 pm-6 pm

Cost

Admission: $10 for ages 5 and older. (ages 4 & younger are free WITH an accompanying parent)
The admission covers everything except the Corn Cannon and items purchased in the store.
For more details call 912.748.3035

Ottawa Farms, 702 Bloomingdale Road, Bloomingdale, Ga. 31302 , ottawafarms.com (912)748-3035, On Facebook here.  Ottawa Farms is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

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FOR MORE SAVANNAH-AREA FALL EVENTS, VISIT OUR SAVANNAH FALL FUN GUIDE 2015 HERE. 

Mommy & Me Kindermusik Savannah October classes

Monday, September 28th, 2015

Kindermusik Savannah mommy and me classes Join Kindermusik in Savannah with 88 Keys Piano for brand new October themes.

Babies ages newborn to 2 meet Mondays at 9:20am for “Rise and Shine”.

Toddlers ages 2+ meet Mondays at 10:15am for “Marvelous Me!”

Come and see how music can positively impact your baby and toddler in so many ways:  musically, socially, cognitively and physically as we learn through movement, instruments, and more.

First class for new families is FREE.

Visit www.88keysga.com/kindermusik or call 912-988-KEYS (5397) for more info.  (All classes meet at the 88 Keys Piano Kindermusik studio in Bloomingdale.)

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

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Savannah Buddy Walk & Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society provide strength, support

Sunday, September 27th, 2015
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Josie Ambrose with her big sister Addison Ambrose of Rincon.

Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society Buddy Walk & Family Festival is this Saturday Oct. 3 in Forsyth Park, Savannah.

Online registration available until Sept. 30. Register here. 

In my Savannah Morning News column here,  read about how the Buddy Walk & Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society helped the Ambrose family of Rincon and their 17-month old daughter, Josie (pictured above) who has Down syndrome.

Participants of all ages and abilities are welcome to take part in the Buddy Walk.

The walk begins at 10AM with a Family Fun Festival being held immediately thereafter. A wide range of activities including face painting, bouncy houses, other games, as well as music and refreshments will last until 2pm.

The 10th annual one-mile fundraiser benefits the Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society (LDSS).

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FOR MORE SAVANNAH-AREA FALL EVENTS, VISIT OUR SAVANNAH FALL FUN GUIDE 2015 HERE. 

Family-friendly Savannah biking event: Midnight Garden Ride, Oct. 10

Sunday, September 27th, 2015

Midnight Garden Ride Savannah Bicycle Campaign Register online for the Midnight Garden Ride, a family-friendly bicycling event on Saturday, Oct. 10.

Ellis Square, Downtown Savannah
Presented by Chatham Orthopaedic Associates and the Good and Evil Party.

After a casually-paced, police-escorted ride through Savannah’s most beautiful neighborhoods, the riders return to Ellis Square for live music and fun.

Proceeds benefit the non-profit Savannah Bicycle Campaign.

Registration information here.

Event Schedule for Oct. 10
5-6:30 p.m. Onsite registration and check-in for preregistered riders.
5-6 p.m. Costume Contest Registration
6:15 p.m. Costume Contest Judging
7 p.m. Ride departs from Ellis Square
8 p.m. Ride returns to Ellis Square for Good and Evil Party

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FOR MORE SAVANNAH-AREA FALL EVENTS, VISIT OUR SAVANNAH FALL FUN GUIDE 2015 HERE. 

Shark Tooth Hunt with Shark Tooth Fairy, Tybee Is., Oct. 18

Sunday, September 27th, 2015

Shark Tooth Hunt with Shark Tooth Fairy, Tybee Is., Oct. 18Beaufort’s beloved Shark Tooth Fairy Mike Harris is teaming up with Tybee promoters to bring the first Tybee Island Kids’ Shark Tooth & Fossil Hunt to Tybee Is.’s North Beach, 10AM Sun. Oct. 18 2015.

Tickets: $20 and accompanying adults are free. This event will be benefit Tybee Island Marine Science Center.

Kids will be able to find prehistoric Mako, Bull, Sand, Great White, Snaggletooth, and coveted Megalodon sharks teeth. The “Shark Tooth Fairy” Mike Harris is donating many large Megalodon teeth and will be in attendance to help identify the sharks’ teeth found.

There will be two designated zones to search: one for kids ages 2-6, and one for kids ages 7-12. Accompanying adults are encouraged to enter the designated zone for the 2-6 year olds but not the designated zone for the 7-12 year olds. Parents can watch from outside the designated zone. If you are registering multiple kids from 2-6 and 7-12, your designated zone will be with the 7-12 year olds.

Cost: $20 per child
Ages: 2-12 (no exceptions, please))

Tickets go on sale Wed. Sept. 9 at 8AM. Details here. 
1000 tickets available.

Adults are prohibited from assisting kids with hunting teeth.

20,000 teeth will be planted between the two designated zones. Parents are strongly encouraged to only allow your kid to take 20 sharks teeth from the beach. They can keep searching and if they find a larger tooth, they should throw their smallest back.

For more info, email Brian@StaffordPromotions.com.

No rain checks or refunds.

More info about tickets here. 

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FOR MORE SAVANNAH-AREA FALL EVENTS, VISIT OUR SAVANNAH FALL FUN GUIDE 2015 HERE. 

Savannah photographers: Halloween & Holiday portraits by Photography by Julie Anne in Richmond Hill

Friday, September 25th, 2015

Savannah photographers baby Holidays are just around the corner! Photography by Julie Anne in Richmond Hill will have Halloween mini sessions at her studio on Oct. 11 2015. Cost for 15 minute mini session is $35 and you receive 8 images.

Family and children mini sessions will be held at J.F. Gregory Park in Richmond Hill on October 25. Cost is $75 and you receive 15 images for a 20 minute session. These are great for Christmas cards so get a head start.

Call Julie at (912) 655-9497 or email at julie@photographybyjulieanne.com for more information or to book.

Book your newborn session in October or November and get a free 11×14 canvas. Just mention this ad.

Please ‘like” Julie Anne’s Facebook page here to stay connected and informed of more great deals.

Photography by Julie Anne,  email julie@photographybyjulieanne.com  (912) 655-9497, www.photographybyjulieanne.com ; On Facebook here.  Photography by Julie Anne is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Pooler Pumpkin Patch, Oct. 17-31 @ Risen Savior

Thursday, September 24th, 2015

Pooler Pumpkin Patch 2015

Risen Savior’s Pumpkin Patch 2015 in Pooler is designed to be a quality and safe fall activity for your family to enjoy.

Free admission with some extra activities at a fee.  Pumpkin prices vary with sizes.  

Proceeds from the Pumpkin Patch go to the Navajo Indian Reservation in Farmington, New Mexico (this is where the pumpkins come from…employing 700 Native Americans; this has a positive and lasting impact on a region with 42% unemployment); Risen Savior Christian Academy’s new school playground; and Risen Savior’s youth conference travel expenses.

Come join in on the fun. The Pooler Pumpkin Patch has things to do for all ages. Visit the patch during the weekday to:

  • Choose your pumpkin
  • Make a craft
  • Play games
  • Color a picture
  • Take awesome pictures at the Patch

October 17-31 2015
Monday-Friday: 11AM-7PM

Saturday-Sunday: Noon-7PM

October 24-25 2015, Noon-5PM will be a festival weekend join us for some additional activities:

  • Vendors
  • Bounce Houses
  • Carnival Games
  • Face Painting
  • Food

Order a “Let Your Light Shine” Pumpkin Patch t-shirt ($2.50 is donated to Risen Savior for each t-shirt) here.

Watch the Pumpkin Patch video here.

Risen Savior Christian Academy, 1755 Quacco Road, Pooler, Ga. 313122, 912.925.9431 Risen Savior Christian Academy is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser. 

Flumist available at Pediatric Associates of Savannah

Thursday, September 24th, 2015

Pediatricians Savannah Pooler This is the year you’re going to get your kids their flu shots early, right?

Pediatric Associates of Savannah has flumist – the nasal flu vaccine for patients 2 & older at their locations in Savannah, the Islands & Pooler.

If you have an upcoming appointment, Pediatric Associates can can do your vaccine then, but if you have already been in for your checkup recently, please call Pediatric Associates of Savannah office to get your child’s flu shot. (Pediatric Associates of Savannah is waiting for infant flu shots to arrive)

New to the area & in need of a pediatrician? Pediatric Associates of Savannah has offices in Savannah, the Islands and Pooler. Learn more here.

Martial arts deal @ Byrd’s Korean Martial Arts, Savannah

Thursday, September 24th, 2015

Byrd's martial arts karate Savannah Byrd’s Korean Martial Arts on the Islands in Savannah has a great deal: 6 weeks for only $69.

Offer valid for all kid & adult programs. $69 special includes 2 family members. Three or members would be a total of $138.

What an inexpensive way to give it a try. Register here.  

Byrd’s Korean Martial Arts
912-898-0406
byrdsmartialarts.com

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

FREE visits with life-size Rexie the T-Rex Puppet @ Savannah Mall, Oct. 3

Thursday, September 24th, 2015

T-Rex visits Savannah Mall Oct.. 3Get Up Close and Personal with a Life-Size Dinosaur at Savannah Mall.

Meet Rexie the T-Rex at Center Court on Saturday, October 3.

This anatomically perfect puppet stands over 8’ tall and 12’ long, providing kids and their families the opportunity to learn about this “king” of the dinosaurs that roamed what is now the U.S. and Canada during the Cretaceous Period, about 65 million years ago and to take some photos.

Rexie the T-Rex’s show times are 11AM, 1PM and 3PM. There is no cost to participate.

The Savannah Mall has a double-decker carousel in the Food Court and soft play area on the lower level for children.

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

Portrait sessions at an affordable rate with a Savannah photographer

Thursday, September 24th, 2015

Montessori Preschool Wilmington Island Savannah portrait fundraiser

Take advantage of the amazing autumn light and have family/children portraits made by a Savannah professional photographer while supporting a good cause.

Schedule your photo session for Explorers Montessori Coastal Cooperative Portrait Fundraiser on Oct. 10 or Oct. 18. This event supports the new Wilmington Island preschool &, in return, you receive amazing portraits by a Savannah professional photographer. Learn more here. 

For more info email: info@explorersmontessori.org and visit the school’s website: http://explorersmontessori.org/

See photos of Explorers Montessori preschool, teacher on Facebook here.

Explorers Montessori Coastal Cooperative does not discriminate based on religion, race, color, national origin, ethnic origin, sex, disability, family, marital or financial status, height or weight.

Explorers Montessori Coastal Cooperative EMC2, explorersmontessori.org, 51 Wilmington Island Road, Savannah, 31410, email info@explorersmontessori.org Explorers Montessori Coastal Co-Op is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

National Plan A Cruise Month: Score the Deals with Two Sisters Travel

Thursday, September 24th, 2015

Cruise deals with Two Sisters Travel Savannah October is National Plan A Cruise month and our travel pals at Two Sisters Travel will have the latest scoop on all of the special offers & incentives.

Deals haven’t been announced just yet, so sign up for the Two Sisters Travel priority email list here & you’ll be among the very first to know! 

If you’ve been watching a spring break sailing or maybe considering a Disney Cruise… get on the priority list for the latest cruise offers. 

And remember it’s always the same price to book your vacation with Two Sisters Travel, as booking it online.

Tara McCoy, 843-284-3241

Tara McCoy is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser