Archive for December, 2018

Savannah Holiday Family Fun Events Guide 2018

Friday, December 7th, 2018

Savannah Holidays Guide Christmas parades, lights, tree lightings

Find fun family Holiday happenings in Savannah & the Lowcountry in the Holiday Events Guide 2018.

Christmas parades, holiday camps & classes, Savannah gingerbread village. See the holiday family-things-to-do list here.

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(Savannah private schools) Open House @ Savannah Honor Academy

Thursday, December 6th, 2018

Savannah Honor Academy

Savannah Honor Academy invites you to an open house at the school on Sun. Jan. 27 2019 at 2PM.

There is limited space, so families should RSVP to Marla Cocalis at

About Savannah Honor Academy

Savannah Honor Academy is a K-5 school in the midtown area with the following features:

small class-size (12 students)
mixed-age classes (K-2nd, 3rd-5th)
two 45-minute recesses
meaningful assessment
an emphasis on inquiry, exploration, and critical thinking skills
tuition: $750/month or $9000/year

Learn more here. 

Connect with Savannah Honor Academy on Facebook here.

Savannah Honor Academy, 5111 Abercorn St.Savannah, 31405 (2nd floor of JEA Community Center) email, 773-573-7328, On Twitter here.   On Facebook here. Savannah Honor Academy is a advertiser

SouthCoast Health Cardiologists in Savannah, Hinesville, Pooler

Thursday, December 6th, 2018
Savannah cardiologists cardiology Pooler SouthCoast

Dr. Daniel Osimani, Pooler

Savannah Hinesville cardiologists cardiology SouthCoast

Dr. Geoffrey Peters, Hinesville

Savannah Hinesville cardiologists cardiology SouthCoast

Dr. Akinniran Abisogun, Hinesville

SouthCoast Health announces that two SouthCoast cardiologists will be seeing patients at new offices.

Dr. Akinniran Abisogun will be the Hinesville office along with Dr. Geoffrey Peters at 455 South Main St., Suite 201.

Dr. Daniel Osimani will be at the Pooler office at 1000 Town Center Blvd., Suite 900 just behind SouthCoast’s Pooler primary care office.

Speak to your primary care physician about a referral to cardiology or call 912.527.5300 for more information about SouthCoast’s cardiology services in the Greater Savannah area.

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(Savannah private schools) Open House @ St. Vincent’s Academy, Jan. 13

Thursday, December 6th, 2018

St. Vincent's Academy Savannah schools private Catholic

Visit St. Vincent’s Academy!

St. Vincent’s Academy in Savannah invites you to an Open House for prospective families Sunday Jan. 13 2019, 1PM at St. Vincent’s Academy in Savannah.

The program will begin in the school gymnasium.

Learn about St. Vincent’s NEW scholarship opportunities for incoming freshmen!

You may also call (912) 236.5508 or visit to schedule a private tour, meeting, or shadow day.

Open House @ St. Vincent’s Academy
Sun. Jan. 13 2019, 1PM
St. Vincent’s Academy
207 E Liberty St.
Savannah, GA 31401

St. Vincent’s Academy is a Catholic, all-girls high school graduating Women Who Lead in Savannah, across the nation, and around the globe!

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Free Sundays admission to Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters, Savannah

Wednesday, December 5th, 2018

Owens Thomas House Free Sundays Savannah Telfair Museums


Free admission to the Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters in Savannah on Sundays, noon-4PM for Chatham County residents

New interactive displays and exhibits tell the whole story of all those who lived in the house. Chatham County residents are encouraged to visit for FREE on Sundays now through May 26, 2019. Each adult will need to provide proof of residency at the admissions desk.

Tours are subject to availability, and it is suggested that community members get their tickets early in the day (this offer is not valid for groups, as tours are limited in size).

Owens-Thomas House
124 Abercorn St.
Savannah, GA 31401

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Shop local at Telfair Museums in Savannah this holiday season

Wednesday, December 5th, 2018

Telfair has all of your holiday needs covered with their unique selection of gifts.

Shop in store at the Jepson Center and Telfair’s newly-transformed Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters gift shop. Museum admission is never required to browse Telfair’s museum shops.

Now through Dec. 31 2018, Telfair members receive DOUBLE DISCOUNTS on all purchases* at both Museum Store locations.

Museum shops have beautifully decorated Artist Trees adorned with ornaments handcrafted by local artists, plus gifts for kids of all ages, books, jewelry made by local designers, art-inspired games, your very own pocket-sized Monet, and more. This year, shop local. Shop Telfair.

Shop memberships now here.

*excludes local artist-made products, which are sold on consignment.

Jepson Center
207 W. York St.
Savannah, GA 31401

Owens-Thomas House
124 Abercorn St.
Savannah, GA 31401

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FREE Family Fun Nights @ The Sandbox Children’s Museum, Hilton Head Is.

Tuesday, December 4th, 2018

Free Family Fun Night Hilton Head Is. Kids Activities

FREE Family Fun Night, Jan. 4 2019

First Friday of the month
Join The Sandbox Children’s Museum on Hilton Head  FREE Family Fun Nights .

This is a community event designed to bring families together for a cost-free evening of creativity and play.

Weather permitting, the Bounce House and Big Blue Blocks will be available for play outdoors, or you can explore our exhibits and enjoy a craft indoors. Light refreshments will also be served free of charge.

In addition of collecting canned goods for Deep Well,  participants also will make kindness rocks for the museum’s garden.

FREE & FUN for all ages.

Upcoming Free Family Fun Nights
Fri. Jan. 4, 5:30-7:30PM
Fri. Feb. 1, 5:30-7:30PM
Fri. March 1, 5:30-7:30PM
Fri. April 5, 5:30-7:30PM
Fri. May 3, 5:30-7:30PM
Fri. Sept. 6, 5:30-7:30PM
Fri. Oct. 4, 5:30-7:30PM
Fri. Nov. 1, 5:30-7:30PM
Fri. Dec. 6, 5:30-7:30PM

Supported by The Bargain Box



Sandbox Children’s Museum
The Sandbox Children’s Museum
18 Pope Ave
Hilton Head Island, SC 29928


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Savannah Preschools: Open Houses @ JEA Preschool Savannah

Tuesday, December 4th, 2018

JEA Preschool Childcare Savannah schools


JEA Preschool Savannah will host several open houses for prospective families on the following dates:

Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 6:30pm

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at 6:30pm – Special Pre-K Class Information Night

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at 10am

Sunday, February 24, 2019 at 11am

Choose the date best for you!

Don’t miss this opportunity to tour JEA Preschool Savannah’s dynamic learning spaces & meet their wonderful staff.

Come get a peek @ Savannah’s premier early childhood education program.

Please RSVP: 912-355-8111

JEA Preschool Savannah 
5111 Abercorn St.
Savannah, GA 31405

JEA Preschool Savannah admits students of any race, color, national, racial or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school.

JEA Preschool Savannah, Jewish Educational Alliance, 5111 Abercorn St. Savannah, 31405 912-355-8111. JEA Preschool Savannah is a advertiser

Savannah Santa Train 2018

Tuesday, December 4th, 2018

Santa Train Savannah 2018 Georgia State Railroad Museum

Savannah Santa Train, one of the largest annual holiday events in the Lowcountry, will take place this Sat. Dec. 8, 2018, 9AM-5PM at Georgia State Railroad Museum, 655 Louisville Rd., Savannah.

To celebrate the tenth-annual event, there will be more workshops and special programming than ever before! Guests can build a holiday wonderland with Snapology, enjoy caroling from Savannah Stage Company, see and purchase handmade holiday spinning tops created by the Lowcountry Turners, enjoy performances from “A Charlie Brown Christmas” by Savannah Children’s Theatre and design holiday cards for hospital patients with Savannah Children’s Museum’s “Carts with heART” program.

Other activities for visitors will include learning how to shoulder a musket during Toy Soldiers Training, festive holiday dancing with Three Fold Chord, engaging in STEAM learning to see how a chimney works during Chimney Science, celebrating different cultures during our “Holidays Around the World” scavenger hunt, taking a holiday-themed ride on a historic steam locomotive and sharing a Christmas wish with Santa Claus. The Salvation Army will also be bringing their mobile canteen with free donuts and coffee.

In addition to workshops and activities, visitors can purchase a gourmet grilled cheese from The Big Cheese food truck and have a sweet treat for dessert from Leopold’s Ice Cream.

Savannah Santa Train is hosted each year by Georgia State Railroad Museum and Savannah Children’s Museum.

Tickets: $15 per person for all guests eighteen months and up and pre-registration is required. To register, CLICK HERE. Train rides are available every twenty minutes, so please select a time to reserve your spot. Activities-Only tickets are also available for guests who do not wish to ride the train.

Train ride tickets are almost sold out. Don’t miss out.
Savannah Santa Train 2018
Sat. Dec. 8 | 9AM-5PM
$15 per person (18 mos. and up)

To register, CLICK HERE.

Coastal Heritage Society is a sponsor

Savannah’s Lighted Christmas Parade 2018

Monday, December 3rd, 2018

Savannah Lighted Christmas Parade 2018

Savannah’s Lighted Christmas Parade has been rescheduled for 5:30PM Sat. Dec. 22 2018 due to inclement weather earlier this month. The parade starts at 5:30PM.

The parade will wind through downtown Savannah featuring a Grand Marshal, community floats, cars, trolleys, walking groups and more.

Free & open to the public.

Photos with Santa Claus 11AM-3PM Sat. Dec. 22 and Sun. Dec. 23 12-4PM in Rousakis Plaza on River Street as part of Christmas on the River. Kids can also create ornaments in the Waterfront Kidz Zone.

See the Christmas on the River schedule here for Fri. Dec. 21-Sun. Dec. 23 2018.


Find more holiday things to do in the 2018 Savannah & Lowcountry Holiday Family Fun Guide


Holiday Camps 2018 & Parents’ Night Out @ Summit Gymnastics, Savannah

Sunday, December 2nd, 2018

Holiday Camps Summit Gymnastics Savannah

Summit Gymnastics in Savannah will offer Holiday Camps 2018 for ages 4-10 on Dec. 21, 26, 27 from 9AM-1PM.

Kids will partake in games, crafts & gymnastics lessons. Cost: $40 per camp.

Register online here. 

Register via phone or email by calling 912.921.1034 or email


Parents Night Out Christmas 2018 Savannah Summit Gymnastics Childcare

Parents’ Night Out @ Summit Gymnastics, Savannah

Summit Gymnastics in Savannah will offer Parents Night Out for ages 4 & older Fri. Dec. 21 & Sat. Dec. 22, 7-11PM.

Your kids will enjoy pizza & games while you get a childfree night.

Register online here. 

Register via phone or email by calling 912.921.1034 or email

Summit Gymnastics, 74 W Montgomery Crossroads, Savannah, 31406, (912) 921-1034, On Facebook here.Summit Gymnastics is a advertiser

Giveaway: Free month of Kindermusik Savannah classes

Sunday, December 2nd, 2018

Kindermusik Savannah giveaway 2018 toddlers preschoolers

Enter Kindermusik Savannah ‘s giveaway for one free month of classes in January. Deadline is 12/31/18.

Entry details found at

December musical playdates

Kindermusik Savannah with 88 Keys Piano December playdates – Sleigh Bells – celebrate the music of winter.

Playdates are open to children ages 0-7 with their caregivers. Each child gets an instrument to keep, 10 Kindermusik songs, and a $10 coupon for weekly Kindermusik Savannah classes.  Playdates will be Dec. 8, 15 & 19 @ 10AM.

Hurry and enroll your child today.  Spaces are filling quickly.  Cost is $15 per child (only $5 for siblings). Enroll at or call 912-988-KEYS.

Kindermusik Savannah,,  email or, 912.988.KEYS (5397) Kindermusik is a advertiser

Things to do with toddlers in Savannah: Tiny Tots gym playtime @ Summit Gymnastics

Sunday, December 2nd, 2018

Tiny Tots Play Time Summit Gymnastics Savannah toddler preschoolers Mommy & Me

Tiny Tots Playtime @ Summit Gymnastics in Savannah is now being offered Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays most weeks during the Holidays 2018.

Tiny Tots is for children ages 5 & younger & their caregivers.

Kids can enjoy trampoline, foam in-ground pit, bars, balance beams & more.

Tiny Tots Playtime
9:30-11AM Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays
Call ahead to confirm: 912.921.1034
$5 per child (Cash only)
For ages 5 & younger

Questions? Email

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