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Free Kids’ Holiday Making Station @ the Savannah’s Clay Spot Merry Art Market 2019

Saturday, November 30th, 2019

Savannah's Clay Spot Merry market holidays

Free Kids’ Holiday Making Station @ the Savannah’s Clay Spot Merry Art Market 2019

Your kids can make something special while you shop for locally made pottery.

Merry Art Market
Dec. 7 2019
Savannah’s Clay Spot
1305 Barnard St.
Savannah 31401

Savannah’s Clay Spot is at 1305 Barnard St., Savannah, 31401. The studio sits on the SW corner of Barnard and Henry Street with the front door facing Henry St. There is parking right in front of the studio facing Henry Street. Look for the fun red fence.

Savannah’s Clay Spot, www.savannahsclayspot.com, 1305 Barnard St., Savannah, 31401, tel. 912-509-4647 or e-mail lisa@savannahsclayspot.com

(Holidays 2019) Savannah Santa Train

Friday, November 29th, 2019

Savannah Santa Train 2019 Christmas Museum

Savannah Santa Train, one of the largest annual holiday events in the Lowcountry, will take place Sat. December 7, 2019, 9AM-5PM @ Georgia State Railroad Museum at 655 Louisville Rd. in Savannah.

Buy tickets online here. 

Tickets are $15 per person for all guests eighteen months and older.

CHS Members will receive a discounted ticket rate of $12. Become a member here.


To celebrate the 2019 event, there will be more workshops and special programming than ever before. Guests can build a holiday wonderland with Snapology of Savannah, enjoy caroling by Savannah Stage Company, learn about holiday traditions around the lowcountry including Gullah-Geechee cultural celebrations, 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: learning how to shoulder a musket during Toy Soldiers Training, festive holiday dancing with Minick Family Music, snowball-themed STEM activities, taking a holiday-themed ride on a diesel locomotive and sharing a Christmas wish with Santa Claus. The The Salvation Army Savannah GA will also be bringing their mobile Canteen with free donuts and coffee.

In addition to the many workshops and activities, visitors can purchase a gourmet grilled cheese from the Big Cheese food truck, a delicious taco from Dark Shark – Taco Attack 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 are $15 per person for all guests eighteen months and older. Pre-registration is required online here. 

CHS Members will receive a discounted ticket rate of $12. Become a member here. 

Train rides are available every twenty minutes, so please select a time to reserve your spot.

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(Youth Soccer in Savannah) Winter Training Program with Savannah United

Wednesday, November 27th, 2019

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Sign-up for Winter Training 2019 to keep your soccer skills sharp during the off-season!

Open to players of all skill levels.

Log-on to SavannahUnited.com to register today.


The 2019 Winter Training Program will be run by Savannah United Academy Director Keith Gunn for age groups 2012 – 2008 and Jeff Storey-Pitts, Savannah United Select Director for age groups 2007 – 2001.

The venue will be Memorial Stadium located off Skidaway Road in Savannah.

These sessions take place during the ‘off season’ for players who wish to continue with a high level training routine. The focus will be on technique, competitions and small sided games. This program is open to all levels of play, but players will be grouped primarily on their ability.

For more information please contact:
2012-2008 Birth Years: Keith Gunn k.gunn@savannahunited.com
2007-2001 Birth Years: j.storey-pitts@savannahunited.com

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Savannah Holiday Family Fun Events Guide 2019

Wednesday, November 27th, 2019

Savannah Holidays Guide Christmas parades, lights, tree lightings

Find fun family Holiday happenings in Savannah & the Lowcountry in the SouthernMamas.com Holiday Events Guide 2019.

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

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SouthCoast Health Dietitian: Overcoming Obstacles to Stay Healthy During the Holidays

Wednesday, November 27th, 2019

SouthCoast Health Nutritionist Elizabeth Hesley

Staying health during the holiday season is beyond tough.

But SouthCoast Health’s Registered Dietitian Elizabeth Hesley, MS RD LD can help you.

“It’s totally possible to eat healthily and responsibly during the holiday season if you go into this time of year with a plan,” SouthCoast Health Registered Dietitian, Elizabeth Hesley, MS RD LD said.

Learn how to overcome obstacles and stay healthy during the holidays here.

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Girls Golf of Savannah class for ages 7-17

Tuesday, November 26th, 2019

Girls Golf Savannah 2019 Chatham County

Girls ages 7-17 are invited to Girls Golf of Savannah Sat. Dec. 21 2019 at 3-4:30PM.

Register online here by Thurs. Dec. 12 2019 to attend the Girls Golf Par-Tee event.

$15 per member of Girls Golf
$20 per non-member of Girls Golf

Come learn the basics of golf, and be empowered, enriched, engaged, exercised and energized. Learn golf in a fun way with a variety of different activities and games. Come learn the basics of golf, and be empowered, enriched, engaged, exercised and energized.

For more information:
Call: 912-704-8902 ask for Coach Paul
Email: thegolfswingstudio@gmail.com

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

Monday, November 25th, 2019

Blessed Sacrament Savannah schools private catholic kindergarten

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.

Blessed Sacrament is currently accepting applications for the 2020-21 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.

Career Coaching @ Savannah Educational Consultants

Monday, November 25th, 2019

Career counseling Savannah

Let the professional Career Development Coaches @ Savannah Educational Consultants  help you:

UNLOCK your natural APTITUDES and your INTERESTS.


Counselors @ Savannah Educational Consultants specialize in providing guidance to adolescents and adults in exploring, planning, and adjusting career goals and lifestyles.

Contact these professional Career Development coaches TODAY to schedule an appointment:

Stephen L. Watson, PH.D., swatson@savannaheducationalconsultants.com

Savannah Educational Consultants
130 Tibet Ave., Suite 103
Savannah, GA 31406

Find on Facebook here.

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(Children’s parties) Yippee! Cone Cakes now available in Savannah

Monday, November 25th, 2019

Yipee Cone Cakes

Cone cakes are cupcakes baked inside ice cream cones!

Let Yippee! Cone Cake Co.  bake delicious cone cakes for you this holiday season.

To find out more info, go to yippeeconecakes.com and select Bakery tab or call/text 912-484-8059 or email Leilani@yippeeconecakes.com.

Yippee! Cone Cake Co.
email leilani@yippeeconecakes.com

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Savannah schools: Lottery open for Savannah Classical Academy

Sunday, November 24th, 2019

Savannah Classical Academy’s annual lottery is now open for all students from kindergarten to twelfth grade for the 2020-21 school year.

Don’t miss the deadline for your family to enroll in this free public charter school as part of the local school system!

Apply for the lottery now at savannahclassicalacademy.org.

Video by: Elevated Coastal Productions

Savannah Classical Academy
(912) 395-4040

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(Things to do with toddlers in Savannah) Kindermusik Savannah playdates for ages 0-7

Sunday, November 24th, 2019

kindermusik savannah chatham county toddlers kids music classes

Brrr… bundle up for a ride on this one-horse open sleigh. The bells are ringing, the snow is falling, and Kindermusik Savannah is making jingly music.

You’ll have a total blast singing, dancing, and playing instruments with your child in this heartwarming musical playdate. So bring along the whole family for Kindermusik Savannah’s delightful, cozy, wintry theme: Sleigh Bells and Snowballs!

You and your child will get the following:

A 40-minute class packed with learning, love, and laughter
A Kindermusik instrument
10 digitally downloadable Kindermusik songs of YOUR choice.
A $10 coupon for our weekly studio classes
December playdates will be held 2 times, so feel free to enroll in one or both dates. Playdates are open to children ages 0-7 and their caregivers! Spaces in each playdate are limited and tend to fill fast, so hurry to enroll now and save your family’s spots.

Cost: $18 for first child; $10 each for siblings

Ages newborn to 7 years; multiple adult caregivers welcome!

Dates & Times:
Sat. Dec. 14, 2019 at 10AM- STILL ROOM!
Wed. Dec. 18, 2019 at 10AM – STILL ROOM!

Enroll at kindermusikwith88keys.com or call 912-988-KEYS.

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

Spartina 449 Black Friday in Savannah & Pooler

Saturday, November 23rd, 2019

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It’s the Black Friday Event at Spartina 449!

Cozy up to Winter Wonderland savings all – week – long.

Sale starts Mon. Nov. 25 2019 and lasts through Cyber Monday!

Enjoy Dreamy Savings of 25% OFF or more storewide, plus shop for incredible closeout specials.

Shop for:

• Cashmere Ponchos for the Luxe -Friend

• Embroidered Dresses for the Detail-Oriented

• Iconic Jewelry for the Mermaid Lover

• And Tech Totes for the Travelers at Heart

Plus Early Bird Shoppers at all stores: Prizes for the 1st 10 shoppers in line Fri., Nov. 29 2019, plus all shoppers take an additional 10% off until NOON.

Don’t’ miss it. Black Friday Specials will go fast.


Tanger Outlets Savannah & 317 W. Broughton St., Savannah, GA

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(Savannah Holidays 2019) Tree Lighting & more Savannah Holly Days family events

Thursday, November 21st, 2019

Savannah Holly Days Holidays 2019 Christmas events kids family

You are invited to enjoy The Savannah Holly Days signature holiday events series beginning with a Christmas Tree Lighting on the Friday after Thanksgiving and including a new Christmas Festival at Trustees Garden on Dec. 21.

The 2019 Savannah Holly Days schedule of signature events include:

Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree
Sat. Dec. 14 2019 7-9PM
Corner of Bull & Broughton Streets
Learn more here.

Enjoy performances by various choir groups and local musical artists in front of Savannah’s Christmas tree. Free & open to the public.

A fun-filled evening of holiday cheer! Enjoy listening to the sounds of the holiday from various choir groups and local music artists in front of Savannah’s Christmas tree while exploring Savannah’s Historic District. Enjoy performances from the Asbury Memorial Handbell Choir, Legacy Irish Dance Academy, Prayer Temple COGIC Gospel Choir, Savannah Philharmonic Chorus and Lyn Avenue.

Schedule of Events:

7:00 p.m. – Asbury Memorial Handbell Choir

7:20 p.m. – Legacy Irish Dance Academy

7:40 p.m. – Prayer Temple COGIC Gospel Choir

8:00 p.m. – Savannah Philharmonic Choir

8:20 p.m. – Lyn Avenue


Savannah holidays trustees garden

Christmas Festival at Trustees Garden
Sat. Dec. 21 2019 11AM-7:30PM
Trustees Garden (Charles H. Morris Center)
Learn more here.

Trustees’ Garden presents a Winter holiday celebration with 100% chance of snow! REALLY! Get the family together and enjoy a day filled with fun activities for all ages, music, food, shopping, and an outdoor movie (bring your blankets!) to close out the night next to our 23ft Christmas Tree!
Fake Snow
Snow Tubing
Rock Climbing
Trackless Train
23ft Christmas Tree
Bouncy House
Portraits with Santa
Food Trucks/Vendors
Marketplace in the Metal Building
Musical Performances
Home Alone (1990) on Giant Screen in Kehoe Square

Tickets: https://trusteeschristmas.eventbrite.com
$15 All Day Pass (all ages)
$45 Family Pack of 4 All Day Passes

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Savannah Holidays 2019: SkateFest @ Savannah Civic Center, Dec. 13-Jan. 5

Thursday, November 21st, 2019

SkateFest 2019

We love this Savannah tradition: ice skating inside the Savannah Civic Center.

We especially love that Skate Fest is extended to Jan. 5 2020 to correspond with Savannah-Chatham County Public Schools winter break.

Skatefest will be Fri. Dec. 13 2019 to Sun. Jan. 5 2020 @ the Savannah Civic Center. (Not pictured on calendar is a 4-5:30PM session Sun. Jan. 5 2020)  There will be multiple sessions each day.

Single session tickets, including skate rental are $8 per person and 6 person punch passes are $40.

Ice skating sessions last 1.5 hours and all ticket purchases include skate rental.

Please note that all attendees must pay admittance to enter the skating area.

Savannah Civic Center, 301 W. Oglethorpe Ave., Savannah, 31401 

Savannah Children’s Birthday Parties: Scribble Art Parties

Wednesday, November 20th, 2019

children's art birthday parties kids Scribble Art Studio Savannah

Scribble Art Birthday Parties For Kids 

Have your next party at Scribble Art Studio in Savannah.

A fun party perfect for all ages. Parties run 1 hour and include your choice of art project.  Scribble Art Studio is responsible for all set up and clean up. Parents are welcome to bring whatever refreshments you’d like!

Scribble Art Studio hosts parties for any age on Saturdays or Sundays.

Scribble Art Birthday Parties in Savannah ​
1 hr.
Choice of art project
$325 for a party of 10
$10 each additional guest (max. 20)
Cupcakes or party platter available for an additional $40

​To schedule call/text Geoff 202-379-5643 or email info@thescribbleartstudio.com

Scribble Art Studio
212 E. 37th St.
Savannah, GA 31401

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(Savannah/Richmond Hill child care, early education) Angel Learning Center

Wednesday, November 20th, 2019

childcare Angel Learning Center Savannah

Angel Learning Center in Pooler/Savannah and Richmond Hill is a accredited private learning center that provides a premier early education and child care experience for children and families.

Angel Learning Center’s owners, leadership teams and school staff partner with parents to help build the right foundation for future learning and in life.

Learn more here. 

Angel Learning Center locations


178 Basswood Dr
Savannah, GA 31407

Richmond Hill

465 Harris Trail Road,
Richmond Hill, GA 31324

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