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(Things to do with toddlers in Savannah, Richmond Hill) Summer Gym Playdates @ Savannah Sharks

Wednesday, May 29th, 2019

Summer Playdates Imagination Station Savannah Sharks 2019

Summer Toddler PLAYDATES @ Savannah Sharks Gym will be offered on a limited basis on certain Fridays during Summer 2019 at both locations Richmond Hill and Savannah.

10:30AM-Noon for crawlers to age 4
Fri. June 21 & Fri. June 28 2019
Fri. July 12 & Fri. July 26 2019
Fri. Aug. 2 & Fri. Aug. 9 2019

Regular Monday, Wednesday & Friday playdates will resume on Mon. Aug. 12 2019.

Savannah Sharks gym
1686 E. President St
Savannah GA 31404
(912) 335-2234

Richmond Hill gym
82 Longwood Drive Suite A
Exit 90 off of I-95
(912) 308-3818

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Imagination Station Toddler summer camp for ages 2.5-5 at Savannah location only.
9AM-1PM
June 10-14 2019

Register online here. 

Savannah Sharks Cheerleading and Tumbling, (912) 335-2234, 1686 E President St, Savannah, GA 31404
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(Pooler Summer Camps 2019) 3-Day Soccer Camp for $30 for ages 4-12

Wednesday, May 29th, 2019

Risen Savior Soccer Summer Camp 2019

At Risen Savior Lutheran’s Soccer Camp 2019 in Pooler, children from pre-kindergarten to sixth grade will spend three days learning valuable soccer skills from an experienced coaching staff as well as important lessons from God’s Word.

The camp is Wed. June 19 through Fri. June 21 @ the Pooler Rec Complex (behind the West Chatham YMCA). Camp is 6-8:30PM each day and concludes with a special Soccer Sunday barbecue and festival at church on Sun. June 23.

Registration is only $30 for three action-packed days of fun.

Learn more & register online here. 

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

(Savannah Summer Camps 2019) Tumbling Camp @ Savannah Sharks

Wednesday, May 29th, 2019

Tumbling Camp Summer Camp 2019 Savannah It’s not too late to sign up for Savannah Sharks Tumbling Camp with Coach Resse.

Tumbling Summer Camp 2019
May 29-May 31
9AM-Noon
Age: 6 & older
Levels: 1-5
Register online here

Savannah Sharks Cheerleading and Tumbling, (912) 335-2234, 1686 E President St, Savannah, GA 31404
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(Savannah summer tutoring) Sylvan Learning Center study, math, writing skills coaching

Tuesday, May 28th, 2019

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Sylvan Learning of Savannah offers variety of ways to help your student stay sharp &  prevent summer slide.

Sylvan Stop Summer Slide summer programs include reading instruction; study skills coaching; reading comprehension skills. Ask about Sylvan’s SAT/ACT Prep; Writing & Study Skills camps; $25 math.

Call 912-355-2267 or email dinopapa@sylvan3007.com

Let Sylvan Learning of Savannah help your child make the most of summer

Sylvan Learning of Savannah. On Facebook here, Tel: 912-355-2267, 340 Eisenhower Dr, Ste 100, Savannah 31406 Sylvan Learning of Savannah is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

(Savannah Piano Lessons) Kindermusik now offering beginner piano lessons for children

Sunday, May 26th, 2019

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Kindermusik Savannah with 88 Keys is thrilled to announce that they are now offering beginner piano lessons at their music studio, 88 Keys Piano, and spaces are almost full.

Children ages 6+ now have a chance to get a strong start in music and study an instrument in a fun, engaging, one-on-one environment.

Only a few spaces left on Mondays and Saturdays. Apply your child today at 88keyspiano.com or email info@88keyspiano.com.

FREE Month of Kindermusik Savannah classes 

Be sure to enroll your special needs child by May 31 at kindermusikwith88keys.com to win a free month of Kindermusik classes and materials in June.  Two winners will be selected on May 31.

Kindermusik…a good beginning never ends.

Kindermusik Savannah, kindermusikwith88keys.com,  email music@kindermusikwith88keys.com or info@kindermusikwith88keys.com, 912.988.KEYS (5397) Kindermusik is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

(Savannah Summer Camps 2019) Linebacker Camp @ Benedictine Military School

Saturday, May 25th, 2019

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Children in 5th-8th grades are invited to attend Linebacker Summer Camp 2019 @ Benedictine Military School in Savannah.

Galen Houston, BC’s Linebackers Coach, will provide individual instruction to learn the proper fundamentals and techniques required to improve linebacker play. Campers will practice agility drills, tackling techniques, and coverage skills needed to enhance their performance and become a productive linebacker.

Camp is June 27-28 2019, 9AM-Noon. Cost: $75 per camper, 5th-8th graders.

Contact BC Linebacker Coach Galen Houston
(912) 660-0725
Email: galen.houston@bcsav.net

Find registration info here.

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Benedictine Military School, 6502 Seawright Dr. Savannah, GA 31406, tel: (912) 644-7000. On Facebook here.  Follow Benedictine on twitter here.  Benedictine Military School is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser. 

 

(Savannah, Richmond Hill Summer Camps 2019) American Girl Cheer Camp

Friday, May 24th, 2019

American Girl Camp Savannah Sharks Richmond Hill

Don’t miss out on Savannah Sharks annual American Girl Cheer Camp 2019

Two dates and two locations for ages 5-12.

Savannah – June 3-7, 2019, 9AM – 2PM
Register online here.

Richmond Hill – July 13-15, 2019, 9AM- 2PM
Register online here

Spots for this annual camp fill up fast.

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Savannah Sharks gym
1686 E. President St
Savannah GA 31404
(912) 335-2234

Richmond Hill gym
82 Longwood Drive Suite A
Exit 90 off of I-95
(912) 308-3818

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Savannah Sharks Cheerleading and Tumbling, (912) 335-2234, 1686 E President St, Savannah, GA 31404
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(Savannah mammography services) SouthCoast Health imaging department supports Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

Friday, May 24th, 2019

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Approximately 15,000 mammograms take place at SouthCoast Health each year. For mammography supervisor Crystal Swanson and her imaging team, breast care is their life’s work.

So when an event comes around promoting education and fundraising for breast cancer, such as the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, Swanson and company are quick to engage.

Swanson and approximately 30 of her imaging co-worker regularly compete in the annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure Savannah, a 5K road race, which is held every spring in Savannah’s Historic District.

Learn more here.

Whether you are looking for a primary care doctor or a pediatrician, or another medical specialist, SouthCoast Health has you covered with its wide range of world-class healthcare services, available throughout the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry. SouthCoast Health has 120 physicians and medical professionals in 18 locations in Savannah, Richmond Hill, Pooler, Rincon, Baxley, Bluffton, Hilton Head, Hinesville, and Springfield.

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(Savannah Summer Camps 2019) Baseball, Basketball, Football, Soccer, Cheer @ Benedictine Military School

Thursday, May 23rd, 2019

BC Summer Camps Savannah 2019 Benedictine Military School in Savannah offers a fun array of Savannah summer sports camps 2019 for a variety of ages. These camps are open to the community. Find the registration form & more info here.

SPORTS CAMP
June 10-14 (Week 1) & June 17-21 (Week 2) 2019 at BC
($75 per week early bird discount if registered by May 30; $100 per week if registered after May 30)
9AM-12PM at BC
Boys and girls age 9 and older are invited to attend.
Fundamentals will be stressed in all areas of instruction. Campers can choose to play every sport and rotate to various drills or they can focus on one sport. Sports offered during Sports Camp:
•Baseball •Lacrosse
•Basketball •Soccer
•Football •Wrestling
Contact BC Football Coach Danny Britt at danny.britt@bcsav.net for information. Find the registration form & more info here. 

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GRADE-SCHOOL BASKETBALL CAMP
May 28-31 2019 ($75) at BC
9AM-12PM at BC
Boys and girls who are entering 4th through 8th grade are invited to attend. BC basketball head coach Bob Williams
will teach the campers the fundamentals of basketball. Shooting, ball-handling, rebounding and team play will be the focus and will be drilled by current members of the BC varsity basketball team.
Contact Coach Williams at (912) 644-6556 or robert.williams@bcsav.net for information. Find the registration form & more info here. 

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BASEBALL CAMP
June 24-26 2019 ($75) at BC
9AM-12PM at BC
Boys who are rising 4th-8th-graders are invited to attend. Individual attention will be given in the areas of pitching, hitting, throwing, fielding, base-running and conditioning. Team-building and leadership also will be stressed.
Contact BC Baseball Coach Kevin Farmer ’92 at (912) 644-7003 or kevin.farmer@bcsav.net. Find the registration form & more info here.

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MIDDLE SCHOOL FOOTBALL CAMP
July 22-24 2019
9AM-12PM at BC
($75 early bird discount if registered by June 20; $100 if registered after June 20)
Boys and girls who are rising 5th-8th-graders are invited to attend. Individual attention will be given with an emphasis on safely teaching strong fundamentals encompassing areas like passing, catching, route-running, kicking, blocking, tackling, offensive strategies and defensive coverages.
Contact BC Football Coach Danny Britt at danny.britt@bcsav.net for information. Find the registration form & more info here. 

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SOCCER CAMP
July 15-19 2019 ($170)
9AM-12PM at Minick Youth Complex
Boys and girls will learn ball-handling, shooting, passing and defensive skills. Cost is $170; $160 for early registration; $150 BC feeder-school students.
Contact BC Soccer Coach Charlie Moore at (912) 224-5253 or charlesmoore6796@gmail.com for more information. Find the registration form & more info here.

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QUARTERBACK TRAINING CAMP
June 3-5 2019 ($75)
9AM-12PM at BC
Children in 4th-8th grades are invited to attend. Mr. AJ DeFilippis, BC’s Assistant Offensive Coordinator & Quarterbacks Coach, will provide individual instruction to help campers with their footwork/passing mechanics.
Contact Coach DeFilippis at (912) 663-6132 or aj.defilippis@bcsav.net.
Camp inclused T-shirt. Bring sneakers and cleats. Find the registration form & more info here. 

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CHEER CAMP
June 24-27 2019 ($100)
9AM-12PM in BC Gym
Girls age 4 through eighth grade are invited to attend. Campers will learn cheers, stunts, dances, tumbling and more. Contact Mrs. Susan Johnson at (912) 644-7006 or susan.johnson@bcsav.net for more information. Sibling discounts given. Find the registration form & more info here. 

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STUDY SKILLS WORKSHOP
July 23-25 2019 ($100)
2-4:30PM at BC
For incoming BC freshmen. Taught by BC Assistant Principal Mr. Kevin Farmer ’92 and BC Director of Admissions Mr. Brennan Lemieux ’01, this course is designed to equip students with the study skills and motivation needed to be successful at BC. Contact Mr. Farmer at (912) 644-7003 or kevin.farmer@bcsav.net or contact Mr. Lemieux at (912) 644-6532 or brennan.lemieux@bcsav.net. Find the registration form & more info here.

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Benedictine Military School, 6502 Seawright Dr. Savannah, GA 31406, tel: (912) 644-7000, On Facebook here. Follow Benedictine on twitter here.  Benedictine Military School is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser. 

(Savannah, Richmond Hill pediatric dentists) Oral Health Habits To Teach Your Children This Summer

Thursday, May 23rd, 2019

Kid's Dentistree Pediatric Dentistry Richmond Hill Savannah

Below is a guest post from Kid’s Dentistree , a pediatric dentist office in Richmond Hill.

Schools are officially out for summer, giving you the perfect opportunity to teach your children positive oral health habits that will stick with them for a lifetime. Building a steady oral health routine allows your child’s baby teeth to stay healthy while setting a strong foundation for their adult teeth.

At Kid’s Dentistree in Richmond Hill, our kid-oriented atmosphere makes going to the dentist a stress-free experience for both children and parents. If your child is struggling to adopt good oral health habits, our team can help them discover the benefits of a healthy smile in fun, interactive ways. To learn what oral habits you can teach your kids this summer, click here!

The office is located in the “Clock Tower” building, right next to The Suites at Station Exchange on Ford Avenue in Richmond Hill.

Kid’s Dentistree
912-756-5437
1101 Gandy Dancer
Richmond Hill, GA 31324

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(Savannah Summer Camps 2019) Youth Strength Camp @ Hyperformance Athletics

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019

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HYPERFORMANCE YOUTH STRENGTH CAMP

Every school weight room is different. Sport coaches are great on the field or court, but in the weightroom that can be a different story.

Hyperformance Youth Strength Camp in Savannah is for rising 7th-9th boys and girls and will take place June 10-13 2019 at Hyperformance Athletics. Each day teens will learn and practice lifting techniques commonly found in most strength programs.

So no matter who is teaching them in the weight room, young athletes have the proper foundation to build from.

JUNE 10-13 2019
10-11:15AM
$75 for 4 day seminar
Register here.

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Bug Fest 2019, Summer Hours @ Savannah Children’s Museum & more

Tuesday, May 21st, 2019

Bug Fest 2019 Savannah

Savannah Children’s Museum invites the public to attend Bug Fest 2019, the annual family-friendly celebration buzzing with bug themed crafts, activities and workshops. The event will be held Saturday, May 25, 10AM-2PM at the Savannah Children’s Museum, 655 Louisville Rd. Savannah, GA 31401.

This year, attendees can learn about the importance of bees and other natural pollinators with the Coastal Empire Beekeepers Assn., enter the Insectarium with Georgia Southern University’s Armstrong Campus Entomology class, meet some friendly reptiles from Georgia Reptile Society, while learning about their healthy diet of bugs, build your own insects with Snapology of Savannah, discover bug biology and how insects play a vital role in Savannah’s waterways with Ogeechee Riverkeeper and enjoy bug-themed Zumbini with Desirae Suggs, a licensed Zumbini instructor, on our stage at 11 am and 1 pm.

Savannah Children’s Museum educators will also be delivering programs and activities, such as the eat-a-bug club, insect activities and many other creepy crawly programs throughout the day. Prowl food truck and Savannah Square Pops will be on Sugar Beet Bluff picnic area, just outside of Savannah Children’s Museum’s entrance with delicious food and ice pops available for purchase.

The Coastal Heritage Society vendor cart will also be on-site with bug related merchandise for purchase.

Admission to Bug Fest is included in the cost of regular admission to Savannah Children’s Museum, $8 for all guests 18 months and older. This event is FREE for Coastal Heritage Society members. The day of Bug Fest, there will be a special $90 membership promotion for guests who sign up to become members on-site.

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UPCOMING COASTAL HERITAGE SOCIETY EVENTS 

May 27: Summer Hours Begin (Monday-Saturday from 9AM-2PM Closed Sunday) @ Savannah Children’s Museum
June 1: Sensory Soft Saturday @ Savannah Children’s Museum, 2:30-4:30PM
June 3-July 12: Summer Camp at Savannah Children’s Museum and Georgia State Railroad Museum

Register for Summer Camps 2019 at Coastal Heritage Society here.

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(Savannah private preK-8th grade schools) Tour Blessed Sacrament School

Tuesday, May 21st, 2019

Savannah schools Blessed Sacrament tours open houses private Catholic

If you are still looking for a home to educate your child, please call and schedule your tour today of  Blessed Sacrament School in Savannah.

Still accepting applications for the 2019-2020 school year.  Limited space available.

Tours available by request. Call 912.356.6987.

Learn more about Blessed Sacrament – a pre-K through 8th grade school – here.

Blessed Sacrament Catholic School, www.bss-savannah.org, 1003 E. Victory Drive, Savannah 31405. On Facebook here 912-356-6987. Blessed Sacrament Catholic School is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

World Oceans Day festivities @ UGA Aquarium on Skidaway Is., Savannah

Tuesday, May 21st, 2019

World Oceans Day Skidaway Aquarium Savannah Celebrate World Oceans Day @ UGA Marine Education Center And Aquarium on Skidaway Is. in Savannah, Sat. June 8 2019, 11AM-4PM

People of all ages are invited in celebration of World Oceans Day on June 8 at the UGA Aquarium on Skidaway Island. Throughout the day, visitors can tour behind the scenes at the aquarium, encounter reptiles, interact with horseshoe crabs and learn about the incredible animals of Gray’s Reef National Marine Sanctuary.  Learn how to catch blue crabs on the dock behind the aquarium & interact with marine life found on the Georgia coast during this family-friendly event

Cost: General Admission to the UGA Aquarium. Only cash or check accepted for aquarium admission. Find admission prices here.

June 8 is designated by the United Nations as World Oceans Day to celebrate conservation of this important resource around the world.

World Oceans Day on Skidaway Island, Savannah
June 8 2019
11AM-4PM
UGA Marine Education Center And Aquarium
30 Ocean Science Circle
Savannah, GA 31411

Summer 2019: FREE Spray Pools in Savannah, May 28-July 19

Tuesday, May 21st, 2019

Spray Pools/Spray Pads Free Summer Kids Activities in SavannahSummer in Savannah means time for free spray pools in some Savannah parks.

Kids can enjoy a cool water experience at the park under adult supervision.

Locations include: Avondale, Hull Park, Forrest Hills,  Paulsen 38th Street Park, Savannah Gardens, and Victory Heights Parks.

Learn more here. 

For the 2019 Summer Season, spray pools at the parks listed above will open May 28 through July 19 2019, Monday-Friday, 10 AM-3 PM

Forsyth Park spray pool hours during Summer 2019: Monday-Friday, 10AM-6PM;
Saturday, 10AM-6PM; Sunday, 10AM-6PM  (UPDATE: Please call 311 for status of Forsyth Park spray pool as it was temporarily closed Tues & Wed. May 27-28 for repairs.)

Hull Park (55th Street & Atlantic Avenue in Ardsley Park) spray pool Saturday hours: 10AM-3PM; Monday-Friday 10AM-3PM. Often this spray pool may on at other times, too.

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Ellis Square fountain

Ellis Square @ Barnard and West Congress streets next to City Market in downtown Savannah also has an interactive fountain where kids can play in the water (Ellis Square also has restrooms & a variety of seating options) No set hours for when the fountain is on and there’s no city-provided adult supervision like there is at the fountains listed above.

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FOR MORE SAVANNAH KIDS’ SUMMER ACTIVITIES, CLICK HERE. 

(Savannah Summer Camps 2019) Summer Programs at Royce Learning Center

Monday, May 20th, 2019

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Summer Programs 2019 at Royce Learning Center in Savannah

Summer School
A five-week summer school program for students who need to strengthen academic skills. This is an excellent opportunity to refresh skills and prepare for the new school year. Small classes focus on Reading, Writing, English and Mathematics. Students will be assigned modified homework assignments each day.

Dates: June 17-July 18 2019 l 8:30AM-Noon Monday – Thursday

Pre-Testing Dates: Wednesday, June 12 & Thursday, June 13 l 8:30AM – Noon

Tuition*: $925 (does not include $75 Registration Fee)
Need Based Scholarships Available
*Early drop-off is available for an additional charge.

For more information or to enroll, contact Sally Greenberg at (912) 354-4047 or visit 
https://roycelearningcenter.org/Summer-Programs

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Enrichment Camp
A five-week afternoon enrichment camp experience that can be enjoyed on its own, or in conjunction with our Summer School or Tutoring Programs. We will focus on character building, communication and social skills along with time for summer reading lists, games, team building and more.

Dates: June 17- July 18 l Noon-4PM Monday – Thursday

Tuition*: $125 week l $575 for 5 weeks

Registration Fee: $50* (waived if enrolled in other Summer Programs)
*Late pick-up is available for an additional charge

For more information or to enroll, Contact Sally Greenberg at (912) 354-4047 or visit https://roycelearningcenter.org/Summer-Programs

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Study Skills
Study Skills is a program designed to help students in 6th – 12th grades learn to study efficiently and effectively, leading to greater success in school.

– Identifying Learning Styles – Improving Grades
– Note Taking Skills – Test-Taking Strategies
– Studying Online Material – Reading Strategies
– Study Habits and Techniques – Listening Skills
– Following Directions – Memory Applications & Techniques
– Assignment Preparation and Setup – How to Study a Chapter
– Time Management & Organization Skills

One Week Sessions
Session I June 24-27  2-5PM
Session II July 8-11  2-5PM

Tuition*: $ 200 / Session (does not include $50 Registration Fee)

For more information or to enroll, Contact Sally Greenberg at (912) 354-4047 or visit https://roycelearningcenter.org/Summer-Programs

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