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Savannah after-school activities: Fall 2019 Youth Classes @ Telfair Museums Jepson Center

Wednesday, July 31st, 2019

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Telfair Museums Jepson Center in Savannah is offering these enticing Fall 2019 youth art classes:

Portfolio Builder Youth Drawing

Ages: 10–14
Thursdays, September 19–October 17, 4:30–6pm / Jepson Center
Members $100 / non-members $125
This class is designed to help upper-elementary and middle school students improve their drawing skills. In Drawing I, students will develop an understanding of foundational drawing; a great class for students to develop their art portfolios. New students welcome! For additional information, please contact Kip Bradley, Telfair’s Studio Programs Manager, at bradleyk@telfair.org. REGISTER ONLINE HERE. 

Videogame Development

Ages: 10–16
Wednesday, September 18–October 16, 4:30–6 pm / Jepson Center
Members $100 / non-members $125
In this five-week class, students will build their own videogame. Students will explore, play, and develop videogames while learning computer programming from scratch using Game Maker. This class is suited for the beginner- to intermediate-level participants with a fun adventurist personality. No programming experience is required. For additional information, please contact Kip Bradley, Telfair’s Studio Programs Manager, at bradleyk@telfair.org. REGISTER ONLINE HERE. 

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Savannah Postpartum Support Group for Moms

Wednesday, July 31st, 2019

There’s a donation-based postpartum support group in Savannah for moms seeking community and connection during baby’s first year.

This supportive, non-judgmental group is for moms seeking connection and community during baby’s first year. Come on out to meet other mamas who are in it with you. You’ll explore topics such as health and wellness, relationships, mood changes, bonding with your baby, body image, sexuality, and more.

The group meets at the Midwife Group & Birth Center but you do not have to be a patient there to attend. Babies 12 months and under are welcome to join you.

Saturday mornings, 10-11AM starting Aug. 24 2019-Oct. 19 2019
the Midwife Group + Birth Center
1692 Chatham Parkway, Savannah
Suggested donation of $20

Suggested donation of $20.

Nurture meets on Saturdays 10-11AM starting Aug. 24 2019 and running through Oct. 19 2019 (no group on Oct. 12). Feel free to drop in as you are!

If you have any questions or would like more information, contact bridget@bridgetcrossLCSW.com / (912) 495-8549.

FREE Preschool Young Explorers Club @ Savannah National Wildlife Refuge

Tuesday, July 30th, 2019

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FREE Preschool Young Explorers Club

Tues. Nov.  5, 2019, 10-11AM. Theme: Butterflies

The Savannah National Wildlife Refuge hosts free monthly preschool program, Young Explorers Club, featuring story time, crafts, snacks, and take-home activities. Different theme each month. Call 843-784-2468 to sign up.

The monthly programs are one hour long and on the first Tuesday of every month, except if a date falls on a federal holiday, at 10AM at the Savannah National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center (694 Beech Hill Lane Hardeeville, SC 29927).

FREE Preschool Young Explorers Club
10-11AM on the first Tuesday of the month
@ Savannah National Wildlife Refuge
694 Beech Hill Lane
Hardeeville SC 29927
Call 843-784-2468 to sign up.
November theme: Turkeys
December theme: Ducks

For more information call 843-784-2468.

Savannah National Wildlife Refuge
694 Beech Hill Ln.
Savannah, GA 29927

 

FREE Kindermusik Savannah 2019 Studio Anniversary

Monday, July 29th, 2019

Kindermusik Savannah is celebrating 18 years of offering Kindermusik to the Greater Coastal Empire, and 5 years at their own beautiful, dedicated studio location in Bloomingdale.

To celebrate,  Kindermusik Savannah is throwing 4 FREE celebration events for the community – complete with a super fun Kindermusik class, food, drinks, and giveaways.

Spaces are VERY LIMITED in all 4 classes and will be closed as soon as they are full.

Join  Kindermusik Savannah for their FREE celebrations on one of the following dates:

Sat. Aug. 3 at 11AM (Ages 0-7)
Mon. Aug. 5 at 10:30AM (Ages 0-7)
Tues. Aug. 6 at 10AM (Ages 0-7)
Tues. Aug. 6 at 11AM (Ages 0-24 months)

Thank you for being one of the amazing Kindermusik families. It’s because of all of YOU that Kindermusik Savannah’s studio bursts with joy and musical memories every week, and this is their opportunity to give back to the community and say THANK YOU!

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

(Savannah therapists) Water’s Edge Counseling

Monday, July 29th, 2019

Water's Edge counseling Savannah therapists

Have you ever wondered what you can expect when you arrive for a first counseling session @ Water’s Edge Counseling in Savannah?

Click here to find out the answer and to get a sneak peak inside of Water’s Edge Counseling here in Savannah.

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Water’s Edge Counseling in Savannah
912-319-5552
Email: christina@watersedgecounseling.com

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Savannah Fall Sports: Soccer Shots For Ages 2-8

Friday, July 26th, 2019

Fall Sports Savannah youth soccer shots kids Enrollment for Fall Soccer with Soccer Shots in Savannah is now open!

Soccer Shots is kicking off the season and wants your child to join them on Soccer Island.

Soccer Shots is an engaging children’s soccer program for children ages 2-8 with a focus on character development.

Weekly sessions focus on basic soccer skills like dribbling, passing and shooting. Through fun games and positive reinforcement, children will begin to experience the joy of playing soccer and being active.

Soccer Shots curriculum is aligned with early learning state standards and we highlight a positive character trait each week such as respect, confidence and determination. And Soccer Shots coaches are the best in the business.

Visit Soccershots.org/savannah to learn more about the program! Then click “View Locations” and use the new search feature to find a location near you that meets at a time that fits your schedule.

Soccer Shots has locations all throughout Savannah, Pooler, Richmond Hill, Rincon and Bluffton. Spots will fill quickly, so enroll today.

Contact with questions: Rachel Wright, 762.333.1177, rwright@soccershots.org

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(Richmond Hill pediatric dentists) Kid’s Dentistree

Friday, July 26th, 2019

Kid's Dentistree Savannah Richmond Hill pediatric dentists

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

How Well Do You Know Your Teeth?

In the spirit of back-to-school in August, Kid’s Dentistree in Richmond Hill  is giving you a lesson on types of teeth! Read Kid’s Dentistree’s blog post here with your little ones to learn about the different kinds of teeth we have and the function of each of them. Afterwards, test your knowledge in the Different Types of Teeth quiz.

No matter the differences in teeth, the one thing they all have in common is the need for regular visits to the dentist, so don’t forget to schedule your child’s next routine check-up. From toddlers to teens, Kid’s Dentistree makes going to the dentist a fun, welcoming experience for all of our patients. For more information, click here!

The Kid’s Dentistree 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 Mother’s Morning Out, Preschools, PreK) Preschool registration open for 2019-20 @ The Children’s School at St. John’s

Wednesday, July 24th, 2019

Children's School St. John's Savannah preschool mommy morning out

The Children’s School at St. John’s Church in Savannah is now accepting applications for the 2019-20 school year for children ages 14 months through 5 years.

The Children’s School is a non-profit organization dedicated to the social,spiritual and intellectual needs of young children. This beloved school offers:
*2, 3, and 5-day week programs, 9AM-1PM
*Nurturing professional teaching staff
*Bright, spacious classrooms with latest learning aids and equipment
*Individualized lessons to reach the needs of each student
*Weekly chapel, music, art, and science programs provided for all ages
*Summer Programs offered

For more information, please call the school at 912.232.1225 or email childrensschool@stjohnsav.org. Learn more here.
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The Children’s School at St. John’s Church in Savannah offers quality, well-loved summer preschool and infant summer programs in addition to their popular school year preschool. This July & August, this beloved school will offer a Mother’s Morning Out for ages 3 months-11 months in addition to their summer program for ages 12 months through Pre-kindergarten.

Learn more here.

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The Children’s School Infant/Mother’s Morning Out Summer Program

9AM-1PM Tuesday and Thursday
For ages 3 Months – 11 Months
Summer Registration Fee $25 (includes all sessions)
Due with registration form

The Children’s School at St. John’s Church in Savannah is offering Summer Mother’s Morning Out program for children ages 3-11 months. Reservations are suggested as space is limited. Sign your child up now for a summer of fun at The Children’s School. The registration fee is due with the registration form. Tuition must be paid in full by the first day of each session.

The new infant class this year will provide a stimulating environment for your baby. The class will offer tummy time and crawling activities. The babies will enjoy music and play interaction. The Children’s School offers one teacher and one aide for up to 6 infants.

August Mother’s Morning Out
Aug. 13 & 15 2019
Aug. 20 & 22 2019

Please indicate weeks attending on your registration form.

$30 per day or $55 for the week.

Register 

To register, please call the school at 912.232.1225, email childrensschool@stjohnssav.org or visit www.stjohnspreschool.org.

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The Children’s School Summer 2019 Session Program

For ages 12 months through PreK

Sign your child up now for a summer of fun at The Children’s School, serving ages 12 months through Pre-kindergarten.

The $25 registration fee is due with the registration form. Tuition must be paid in full by the first day of each session.

9AM- 1PM, Monday – Friday
Summer Registration Fee $25 (includes all sessions)
Due with registration form

July School- Under the Sea
July 15-July 26 2019
Weekly Rate: $125
Full Session- $235

August School – Rocketing into Space
Aug. 12-Aug. 23
Week 1- The Solar System
Week 2- Being an Astronaut
Weekly Rate- $125
Full Session- $235

Each session the instructors will introduce exciting new themes. The daily schedule will include a theme related craft, circle time lesson and story, fine and gross motor skills activity, sensory activities, and outside play. Please indicate weeks attending on your registration form.

Register 

To register, please call the school at 912.232.1225, email childrensschool@stjohnssav.org or visit www.stjohnspreschool.org.

On Facebook here.

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The Children’s School at St. John’s Church, 1 West Macon Savannah, GA 31401, 912.232.1225

(Savannah Fall 2019 Youth Sports) Flag football, soccer, cheerleading & more @ YMCA of Coastal Georgia branches

Monday, July 22nd, 2019

Fall Sports YMCA Coastal Georgia Savannah Flag Football

Make the YMCA of Coastal Georgia branch near you the starting point for your child to learn about becoming and staying active, and developing healthy habits.

Whether it’s gaining the confidence that comes from learning a sport or building the positive relationships that lead to good sportsmanship and teamwork, participating in sports at the YMCA of Coastal Georgia is about building confidence, on and off the field.

Interested in registering your child for a team for a Fall 2019 youth sport? Registration now open for flag football, soccer & cheerleading. Learn more here. 

Fall 2019 Sports Schedule

Registration is open now
Practice begins: August

Nine YMCA of Coastal Georgia branches: 
Effingham YMCA
Golden Isles & McIntosh YMCA
Habersham YMCA
Islands YMCA
Liberty County/ Armed Services YMCA
Richmond Hill YMCA
Tybee Island YMCA
West Chatham YMCA

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(Savannah therapists) Water’s Edge Counseling

Monday, July 22nd, 2019

Savannah counselors therapists Waters Edge Counseling See what you can expect when you give Water’s Edge Counseling in Savannah a call.

Making that first step is probably the biggest hurdle…but with the greatest reward!

Please watch this video featuring Water’s Edge Counseling therapist Christina Glendye and call today.

Water’s Edge Counseling therapists look forward to hearing from you and can’t wait to get you on the road to a better you.

Watch the video here. 

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Water’s Edge Counseling in Savannah
912-319-5552
Email: christina@watersedgecounseling.com

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Free Junior Golf Clinics in Savannah

Monday, July 22nd, 2019

Junior Golf Clinic Savannah 2019

ASWING Junior Golf Academy in Savannah will offer FREE junior golf clinics in late July & August 2019. These are open to the public.

Learn more here. 

Free junior golf clinics in Savannah:

Ages 5 – 7 years old
Wed. July 31 Free Junior Golf Clinic for ages 5 – 7 years old
Register online here.

Thurs. Aug. 1 Free Junior Golf Clinic for ages 5 7 years old
Register online here.

Tues. Aug. 6 Free Junior Golf Clinic for ages 5 – 7 years old
Register online here.

Thurs. Aug. 8 Free Junior Golf Clinic for ages 5 – 7 years old
Register online here.

Ages 8 – 12 years old
Wed. July 31 Free Junior Golf Clinic for ages 8 – 12 years old
Register online here.

Thurs. Aug. 1 Free Junior Golf Clinic for ages 8 – 12 years old
Register online here.

Tues. Aug. 6 Free Junior Golf Clinic for ages 8 – 12 years old
Register online here.

Thurs. Aug. 8 Free Junior Golf Clinic for ages 8 – 12 years old
Register online here.

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

Monday, July 22nd, 2019

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. School starts Aug. 12 2019.

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.

Savannah toddler activities: Kindermusik playdates for ages 0-7

Monday, July 22nd, 2019

Kindermusik Savannah July Playdates 2019 toddlers kids Chatham County

Last week to join in the animal adventure with  Kindermusik Savannah.

Kindermusik musical playdates for ages 0-7 and their caregivers will be offered Wed. July 24 & Sat. July 27 2019 @ 10AM.

All participants receive an instrument, 10 Kindermusik songs and a $10 coupon. Enroll online at kindermusikwith88keys.com.

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

(Things to do with kids in Savannah) SCAD Museum of Art is free for ages 14 & younger

Friday, July 19th, 2019

Kids' Activities Savannah 2019 SCAD

School is out, creativity is in!

Fun-filled activities abound at the SCAD Museum of Art in Savannah. Free for children 14 and younger.

Learn more here.

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(Savannah preschools, preK) The Matthew Reardon Early Learning Academy set to open August 2019

Thursday, July 18th, 2019

New Savannah preschool Matthew Reardon Early Learning Academy Savannah 2019

The Matthew Reardon Early Learning Academy in Savannah is scheduled to open in August of 2019 and will serve children between the ages of 18 months and five years.

The program will be an autism inclusion preschool, utilizing the Walden School curriculum. Based on incidental learning through play, Walden creates a language rich environment that promotes social, emotional, physical, and intellectual development.

For more information about the Early Learning Academy, please plan to attend an open house Sat. Aug. 10, 10AM-1PM. The preschool officially opens on Aug. 14. Learn more online at matthewreardon.org/early-learning-academy.

Matthew Reardon Center for Autism, Inc.
11500 Middleground Road
Savannah, GA 31419
P: (912) 355-9098
matthewreardon.org

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Art Start Stroller & Toddler Museum Tour @ Telfair’s Jepson Center, Savannah

Tuesday, July 16th, 2019

art start toddler tours Jepson Center Telfair Museums Savannah

Start your day with art! Once a month, Telfair Museums’ youngest patrons are invited to the Savannah museum for story time, a special tour, and an art activity. Strollers, crying babies, toddlers, and older siblings are all welcome @ this Art Start Stroller & Toddler museum tour.

July 18 2019 theme: “The Prints of Dame Laura Knight.”  Register online here. 

Come play and learn.

$5 per child
Adult members free / Adult non-members $12

Learn more & register online here. 

Thursday at 10:30–11:30AM
Jepson Center for the Arts
207 W York St.
Savannah, Georgia 31401

Upcoming Art Start & Toddler Tours

ART START: FIVE DECADES on Aug. 15 2019 at 10:30–11:30AM. Register online here. 

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