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Special new Kindermusik Savannah class for ages 4-7

Sunday, October 18th, 2020

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Join Kindermusik Savannah in the studio every Monday afternoon at 4PM for a special advanced Kindermusik class just for your older children!

Each month, the class studies a new theme through movement activities, instrument play, and creative learning. First class is free!

Text 912-432-5885 to try out your complimentary class.

kindermusikwith88keys.com

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All-Virtual SCAD Savannah Film Festival 2020

Friday, October 16th, 2020

SCAD Savannah Film Festival 2020

Presented by the Savannah College of Art and Design, the SCAD Savannah Film Festival is the largest university-run film festival in the U.S. and a distinguished stop on the festival circuit leading up to the Academy Awards.

Over eight days of cinematic excellence, the preeminent university for entertainment arts brings the best of the industry to its student filmmakers — and, now, straight to your devices with this year’s all-virtual experience Oct. 24–31.

Watch major award contenders, must-see documentaries, riveting shorts, industry-defining panels, and much more as you connect with fellow fans, award-winning filmmakers, and star honorees — including Millie Bobby Brown, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Ethan Hawke, Jennifer Hudson, Samuel L. Jackson, Tessa Thompson, Steven Yeun, Rachel Brosnahan, Glen Keane, and others!

Don’t miss world premieres, directorial debuts and captivating conversations.

Tickets and passes are on sale now.

See what’s streaming at scad.edu/filmfest.

(Savannah Fall Festivals 2020) Pooler Pumpkin Patch & Fall Festival

Thursday, October 15th, 2020

Risen Savior Pumpkin Patch 2020 Halloween Pooler

Bring the kids to Risen Savior’s Pumpkin Patch in Pooler, which is designed to be a quality and safe fall activity for your family to enjoy.

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

Pumpkin Patch 2020: Sat. Oct. 17 through Sat. Oct. 31, 11AM-7PM (weekdays); Noon-7PM (weekends).

UPDATE: Pumpkin delivery date has been pushed back so pumpkins will not arrive until Sun. Oct. 18.

Cost: free to enter (pumpkins are priced according to size), free family-friendly games & fall activities.

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Fall Festival 2020: Weekend of October 24-25 

October 24-25 2020, Noon-5PM will be a festival weekend join with some additional activities for all ages (Pumpkin patch will be open until 7PM):

  • Vendors
  • Picture booth
  • Bounce Houses (fee)
  • Carnival Games & Raffle Baskets (fee)
  • Face Painting
  • Bake Sale (fee)
  • Pumpkins for sale

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

Holiday Farms Pumpkin Patch, Hayrides, Pig Races in Ridgeland, S.C.

Thursday, October 15th, 2020

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Holiday Farms The Great Pumpkin Patch 2020, Ridgeland SC

Holiday Farms’ 13th annual THE GREAT PUMPKIN PATCH will be open for the 2020 season from Oct. 2-31 2020.

Live pig races. Wagon rides, farm fun & pumpkins.

Oct. 2-31 2020, Holiday Farms will be open to the public on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from 9AM-6PM and Sundays Noon-6PM.

Live music by the Nautical Wheelers on Saturdays 11AM-3PM and Sundays 1-4PM.
Concessions Thursdays-Sundays 11AM-5PM.

Stay connected about other events at Holiday Farms by liking their Facebook page here.

Holiday Farms, 10884 Grays Hwy, Ridgeland, SC 29936, (843) 726-5527, email holidayfarms@yahoo.com
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(Home school, PreK, Kindergarten) Open House @ Advanced Academics Pooler Microschool

Wednesday, October 14th, 2020

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Advanced Academics in Pooler

Advanced Academics in Pooler is invites you to tour their microschool at an open house, 9AM-2PM Wed. Oct. 28 2020.

Advanced Academics is offering a 50% discount on the five-days a week Early Learning Program for ages 4 and 5. Twelve spaces are available at these discounted rates. Choose from English or Bilingual/Spanish.

Also offered: 25% off tuition for 1st-5th grade.

Learn more here.

Advanced Academics in Pooler microschool offers full-day sessions for homeschoolers and early learners on a small campus in Pooler, as well as enrichment classes. Enrichment classes are open to the public.

Advanced Academics can customize education for each child.

Advanced Academics
email: adv.aca.mail@gmail.com
912-348-2017
405 Hwy 80, Suite 104
Pooler, GA 31322

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Fall 2020 Kids’ Art Classes @ Scribble Art Studio, Savannah

Tuesday, October 13th, 2020

Scribble Art Studio Savannah art classes kids youth after-school

Time to sign up your child for Scribble Art Studio in Savannah’s popular after school art classes for ages 5 and older as well as their Portfolio Builders’ Class for older children.

Classes run on:
Mondays: 4:30-5:30PM & 5:15-6:15PM
Tuesdays: 4:30-5:30PM & 5:15-6:15PM
Thursdays: 4:30-5:30PM & 5:15-6:15PM

Both the General Art classes and Portfolio Builders class run each day at both times for your convenience. You pick the day and time that works best for you. OPEN ENROLLMENT!

Classes run in 5 week sessions for $200. All supplies included.

Check out Scribble Art Studio’s updated website here.

Open enrollment. Register today at www.scribbleartstudio.com

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Birthday Parties & New Adult Workshops, too

Birthday Parties

Celebrate your child’s next birthday party at Scribble Art Studio where you’ll enjoy your choice of guided art project and then leave the mess for Scribble to clean up.

Adult Workshops

Host a creative escape for your crew at the studio. Scribble is now booking parties for you and your friends to try your hand at printmaking, or acrylic or watercolor painting.

Questions? Call Geoff at 202-379-5643

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

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(Savannah Pediatricians) Coastal Pediatrics in Savannah & Pooler

Tuesday, October 13th, 2020

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Pediatrician searching in the Savannah-Pooler area?

Coastal Pediatrics has offices in Savannah & Pooler.

If you would like to join the Coastal Pediatrics practice, but are unsure if they are participating providers with your insurance, check their list of accepted insurances here.

If you do not see your insurance on their list, please contact their office and check with the receptionist to see if they accept your insurance before making an appointment.

If you already know that Coastal Pediatrics accepts your insurance and you would like to make a new patient appointment, please call 912-353-7744 to schedule the appointment.

Learn more here.

Coastal Pediatrics- Savannah
2 Wheeler Street
Savannah, GA 31405

Coastal Pediatrics- Pooler
1000 Towne Center Blvd
Building 1000B
Pooler, GA 31322

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South East Georgia Balloon Festival, Pembroke

Tuesday, October 13th, 2020

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South East Georgia Balloon Festival
5-9PM Oct. 30-Nov. 1, 2020 (no entry after 7PM)
LucyBelle Farm, Pembroke, GA.

All vehicles require a car pass to enter. Tethered rides are additional and are charged per person.

Find event info & tickets here. 

(Savannah Halloween Events) Free Family Fall Fest/Trunk or Treat, Pooler

Tuesday, October 13th, 2020

Pooler Church Fall Festival Trunk Treat 2020 Hallowee You’re invited to this free community event: Family Fall Fest/Trunk or Treat on Halloween, Sat. Oct. 31 2020.

The Fall Fest will be 3-5PM, followed by the Trunk or Treat at 5-7PM @ Pooler Church, 100 Commerce Court, Pooler GA 31322.

Free & open to the public.

Costume contest for dogs @ Humane Society for Greater Savannah Fall Fair 2020

Monday, October 12th, 2020

First annual Fall Fair for Humane Society for Greater Savannah
located @ Humane Society for Greater Savannah adoption center
7215 Sallie Mood Dr Savannah, 31406
Sun. Oct. 18 2020, 10AM-4PM
Local vendors, food trucks, petting zoo, pumpkins, costume contest, adoptable animals and more

To participate in the costume contest for dogs or people, stop by Costume Contest Booth. Enter in one or more of the following Categories.
1. Best Pet Costume
2. People+pet theme costume
3. Best DIY costume people
4. Best DIY Costume Pet
5. Best people costume

$5 to enter.

Proceeds benefit Humane Society. Prizes donated from the community.

Please practice social distancing and wear masks. There will also be markers on the ground to remain six feet a part all all times while shopping. A limited number of guests will be allowed in the yards to pet the animals.

(Halloween 2020 in Savannah) Pumpkin Painting @ Bloom & Grow Open Market, Georgetown

Monday, October 12th, 2020

Pumpkin Painting Georgetown Savannah 2020 Halloween Bloom Grow Open Market

You’re invited to take part in Pumpkin Painting 4:30-7:30PM Sat. Oct. 17 2020 @ Bloom & Grow Open Market in Georgetown just outside Savannah.

Pumpkins can be purchased for $4, space is limited.

Candy will be available at each vendor station and a prize will be given to most creative pumpkin.

Food available for purchase @ this farmers’ market @ 14 Brassler Blvd Savannah, GA 31419

Questions? Email bloomandgrowmarket@gmail.com

Kindermusik Savannah musical fall playdate for ages 0-7

Monday, October 12th, 2020

Kindermusik Savannah toddlers musical playdate Chatham County

Kindermusik with 88 Keys Piano’s monthly musical playdates in Savannah are THIS week!

Join Kindermusik Savannah in the studio Sat. Oct. 17 2020 for movement, instruments, songs, music, stories and more!

There is one more space left for the 10AM class, and Kindermusik has now opened up an 11AM class.

This playdate is open to ages newborn to 7 years old and their caregivers.

The playdate will celebrate fall sights and sounds through the magic of music. Each child will receive the class, an instrument, and 10 Kindermusik songs to take home.

Enroll today because spaces are limited: kindermusikwith88keys.com. Text 912-432-5885 for more info.

Kindermusik…A Good Beginning Never Ends.

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Advanced Academics Pooler Microschool Early Learning Program for ages 4, 5

Sunday, October 11th, 2020

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Advanced Academics in Pooler

Advanced Academics in Pooler is offering a 50% discount on the five-days a week Early Learning Program for ages 4 and 5. Twelve spaces are available at these discounted rates. Choose from English or Bilingual/Spanish. Learn more here.

Advanced Academics in Pooler microschool offers full-day sessions for homeschoolers and early learners on a small campus in Pooler, as well as enrichment classes. Enrichment classes are open to the public.

Advanced Academics can customize education for each child.

Advanced Academics
email: adv.aca.mail@gmail.com
912-348-2017
405 Hwy 80, Suite 104
Pooler, GA 31322

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Savannah private schools: Benedictine Military School open houses, tours

Saturday, October 10th, 2020

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Benedictine Military School, Savannah

The best way to understand the atmosphere at Benedictine Military School in Savannah is to experience it first-hand.

You are encouraged to take advantage of Benedictine’s school tours.

Founded in 1902, Benedictine Military School is an all-male, Catholic, college preparatory day school educating young men in grades 9-12.

Benedictine Military School
6502 Seawright Drive
Savannah, GA 31406
(912) 644-7000

Learn more about Benedictine’s admissions process here. 

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School Tour

Benedictine’s Admissions Office welcomes you to visit campus to view our academic facilities and get a feel for the school day at BC. Click here to sign up for a personal tour.

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After Hours School Tour

If you can’t make a tour during the normal school day than this event is for you. Join a small handful of other families and take a tour around the school after hours. Please click here to schedule an after hours school tour.

After hours school tour on the following dates from 6-7PM
Nov. 10, 2020
Dec. 01, 2020
Jan. 12, 2021
Feb. 16, 2021
March 23, 2021

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High School Placement Test

The High School Placement Test will be offered in three primary sessions at Benedictine this year. Click here to learn more about the High School Placement Test.

Testing will be offered on the following dates:
Sat. Nov. 14, 2020
Sat. Dec. 05, 2020
Sat. Jan. 16, 2021

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Class of 2025 Priority Application Deadlines

Student Application – Jan. 15, 2021
Financial Aid Application – Jan. 15, 2021

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. 

Sylvan Learning Center in Savannah offers academic coaches for reading, math, study skills, SAT/ACT prep

Saturday, October 10th, 2020

Sylvan Learning Savannah tutoring virtual hybrid

With school going back to in-person learning, but with some teacher shortages, Sylvan Learning Center of Savannah has plenty of safe space AND certified teachers who can serve as Academic Coaches for your kids so they don’t fall further behind- especially those K-2nd graders who need to learn how to read.

Sylvan Learning Center of Savannah continues to be here for you- READING, MATH, STUDY SKILLS, SAT/ACT PREP.

Get referred by someone in the many homeschool pods Sylvan has been working with and get a free assessment, too!

Call Dino at 912.355.2267. Learn more here. 

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Virtual Girls Engineer It Day 2020 in Savannah for elementary, middle school students

Saturday, October 10th, 2020

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Attention parents of STEM enthusiasts in elementary and middle school in Savannah and the Lowcountry.

Despite the social distancing challenges we are all facing this year, the Savannah Coastal Empire Section of the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) is still hosting their annual Girls Engineer It Day!

This year the VIRTUAL event will be on Nov. 7 2020 and will consist of several tracks Elementary School and Middle School aged students can choose from.

Less that 40 percent of STEM college graduates are female. The goal of Girls’ Engineer It Day is to engage elementary and middle school students and show how much fun and interesting STEM-related topics can be.

Participants will learn from fun, hands-on engineering activities taught by local STEM professionals.

Girls’ Engineer It Day in Savannah
Nov. 7, 2020; 10AM for elementary tracks; Noon for middle school tracks
Virtually
Cost: $5 registration, material kits will be shipped prior to event at no additional cost (must register by Oct. 24 2020 to have kit shipped)

Register and find more information here or contact at sceswe@gmail.com or 912-376-9220.