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Weekend family events in Savannah & the Lowcountry

February 27th, 2015

Find all the kid-friendly weekend happenings in Savannah & the Lowcountry in our Events Calendar by clicking here .

SEE ALL THE LOCAL KIDS’ EVENTS BY VISITING OUR EVENTS CALENDAR HERE. 

Looking to get out of town for the day? Click here for our picks for 25 best daytrips from Savannah.

Savannah Summer Camps 2015 Guide

February 28th, 2015

Savannah Hilton Head Summer Camps 2015

Savannah Summer Camp 2015 registration is underway!

Visit our Savannah-Lowcountry Area Summer Camps 2015 directory here to help you find the type of camps you and your children are looking for this summer.

We have not yet including Vacation Bible School camps in this directory. Many VBS camps have not yet announced their dates so we will add a Vacation Bible School entry at a later date that lists our area VBS camps for 2015.

Many of your favorite camp spots have yet to post their 2015 camp info, but we still included them in our summer camp directory & will update their entries with 2015 camp info when it is available. So please continue to check back to this directory over the next few weeks as organizations will be updating their websites & we’ll also be adding new camps.

If you have camps to add to this list or additional updates or if you want to your camp to receive more exposure through advertising with us, please email anne@southernmamas.com.

Click here to start planning a fun Summer 2015

The directory includes:

Art Camps, Photography Camps, Video Game Development Camps @ Telfair Museums. (Summer Camps 2015 info coming soon.)
Art Summer Camps 2015 for ages 6-12 @ City of Savannah Department of Cultural Affairs.
Athletic & other day & specialty camps at St. Andrew’s School, Wilmington Is. (Summer Camps 2015 info coming soon.)
Ballet, Dance & Princess Camps @ the Academy of Dance, Savannah
Building, Gardening, Sewing, Exploring, Cooking Camp @ Utopia, Ga., Savannah. (Summer Camp 2015 info coming soon.)
Camp Aloha 2015 for Grieving Children, Savannah
Camp Invention 2015 (Enrichment/STEM camp) in Savannah, Richmond Hill, Beaufort, S.C. & Statesboro
Coastal Ecology Canaveral Seashore, Florida Trip Summer Camp 2015
Coastal Ecology General Session Summer Camp 2015
Coastal Ecology Explorer Session 2015
First Christian Preschool Camp 2015 for ages 18 months- 2nd grade, Savannah
First Presbyterian Preschool Camp 2015 for ages 1-4, Savannah
Fitness & Shapedown Camps for Kids @ St. Joseph’s/Candler (Summer Camps 2015 info coming soon.)
Georgia State Railroad Museum Camps (Summer Camps 2015 info coming soon.)
Golf & Play Camps @ The Club at Savannah Harbor, Hutchinson Is., Savannah (Summer Camps 2015 info coming soon.)
Gymnastics & Tumbling Camps @ Summit Gymnastics, Savannah (Summer Camps 2015 info coming soon.)
Horseback Riding Camps for children w/ special needs & siblings @ Pegasus Riding Academy, Savannah
Horsin’ Around Special Needs Summer Camp 2015, Savannah
Irish Dance Summer Camps in Savannah (Summer Camps 2015 info coming soon.)
JEA Preschool Savannah Summer 2015 Program, ages 16 months-4 yrs
Junior Ranger Summer Camp 2015 for ages 6-11, Savannah
Lego® Summer Camps 2015, Savannah
Maggie’s Morning School Summer Camp for preschoolers through 2nd grade, Savannah
Marine Science Camps for ages 4-14 @ MAREX on Skidaway Is., Savannah. Registration opens March 1. Includes:

  • Marine Science Summer Camp 2015 for ages 4-5, Savannah
  • Marine Science Summer Camp 2015 for ages 6, Savannah
  • Marine Science Camp 2015 for ages 7-8, Savannah
  • Marine Science Summer Camp 2015 for ages 9-10
  • Marine Science Summer Camp 2015 for ages 11-12, Savannah
  • Marine Science Summer Camp 2015 for ages 13-14, Savannah

Math Camps & other day & specialty camps @ St. Andrew’s School, Savannah (Summer Camps 2015 info coming soon.)
Oatland Island Wildlife Center Summer Camps 2015, Savannah. Registration opens March 1.
Princess Dance, Dress-up Camp @ Academy of Dance, Savannah
Reading Summer Camps 2015 offered by UGA in Savannah
Savannah Children’s Choir Summer Camp 2015.  Registration opened Feb. 1.
Savannah Children’s Museum & Georgia State Railroad Summer Camps 2015 (Summer Camps 2015 info coming soon.)
Science & Technology Camps 2015 with Georgia Tech Savannah @ various schools in Chatham County (Summer Camps 2015 info coming soon.)
Tennis Camps 2015 in Savannah, Pooler, Rincon, Wilmington Is. (Summer Camps 2015 info coming soon.)
Tumbling & Gymnastics Camps 2015 @ Summit Gymnastics, Savannah (Summer Camps 2015 info coming soon.)

Tybee Is.

Kayak, Paddleboard, Surf (Waterman) Camps 2015 on Tybee Island
Paddleboarding Camp 2015 for ages 7-16 on Tybee Island
Surf Camp 2015 @ Tybee Island YMCA
Surf Summer Camp 2015 with East Coast Paddleboarding, Tybee Is.

Pooler

Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum Camps 2015 for rising 2nd-5th graders, Pooler (Summer Camps 2015 info coming soon.)
Tennis Camps 2015 (Summer Camps 2015 info coming soon.)

Richmond Hill

Junior Ranger Camps for ages 8-12 @ Fort McAllister State Park, Richmond Hill (Summer Camps 2015 info coming soon.)

Hilton Head Is.

Hilton Head Is. summer day camps for ages 3-10 @ The Sandbox Children’s Museum
Hilton Hilton Gymnastics & Performance Summer Camps 2015 @ Move & Motion

Jekyll Is.

Sea Turtle Summer Camps 2015 for ages 6-12, Georgia Sea Turtle Center, Jekyll Is.

North Georgia

Camp Kudzu 2015 for Children with Diabetes

Savannah Preschool camps

First Christian Preschool Camp 2015 for ages 18 months- 2nd grade, Savannah
First Presbyterian Preschool Camp 2015 for ages 1-4, Savannah
JEA Preschool Savannah Summer 2015 Program, ages 16 months-4 yrs
Maggie’s Morning School Summer Camp for preschoolers through 2nd grade, Savannah
Marine Science Summer Camp 2015 for ages 4-5, Savannah

FREE Family Night @ Sandbox Children’s Museum, Hilton Head Is.

February 28th, 2015

Free Family Pirate Night Sandbox Children's Museum Hilton Head Is.

March Free Family Pirate Fun Night

March 6, 5:30-7:30pm

Join The Sandbox Children’s Museum on Hilton Head Is. for FREE FAMILY FUN NIGHT!

Come dressed in your favorite pirate outfit

Free admission to the museum, bounce house (weather permitting), fun arts and crafts and face painting!

Bring a friend for this FREE night of fun. Light Picnic Dinner will be provided.

Family Fun Nights made possible in part by: The Bargain Box

For more information about The Sandbox, visit www.thesandbox.org  or call (843) 842-7645 or e-mail crinehart@thesandbox.org .

The Sandbox Children’s Museum, On Facebook here. 18-A Pope Avenue, next to St. Andrew’s by the Sea United Methodist Church, Hilton Head Is., 29928 www.thesandbox.org The Sandbox Children’s Museum is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

FOR MORE FREE SAVANNAH AREA KIDS’ EVENTS, CLICK HERE. 

Savannah Easter Egg Hunts: FREE public Easter Egg Hunt @ Grayson Stadium, Savannah

February 28th, 2015

Easter egg Hunts 2015 Savannah Grayson Stadium

Come to the annual free Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, April 4 from 11AM – 1PM @ Historic Grayson Stadium in Savannah organized by LifeBridge Church in Savannah.

Free & open to the public.

The event features separate hunts based on age, live music from local band Tell Scarlet, a visit from Gnate the Gnat and the Easter Bunny, as well as activities for older children and families. The event is entirely free.

Like LifeBridge page on Facebook here and you can RSVP for the event.

LifeBridge Church, Savannah, (912)414-8416, www.lifebridgesavannah.com On Facebook here. 

FREE Language Enrichment Program for ages 3-5, Savannah

February 27th, 2015

Free language enrichment program for children Savannah All Children's Rehab

Beginning in March 24 2015,  All Children’s Rehab & Specialty Clinic in Savannah will offer FREE language enrichment programs for children ages 3-5, 12:30-1:30PM Tuesdays & Thursdays.

The classes are about 45 minutes to an hour long. Classes run through April 23 2015. Parents must call to reserve your child’s spot.  Spaces are filling up quickly.

The goal of the enrichment program is to help children: develop emergent literacy skills, strengthen phonemic awareness, develop important basic and content vocabulary, and build comprehension and writing skills through highly engaging activities that have an emphasis on listening, speaking reading, and writing while using high interest materials. music and literacy.

Interested in registering your child? Call the office at 912.335.8486 to reserve their child’s spot or email allchildrensrehab.specialty@gmail.com.

Other services @ All Children’s Rehab

All Children’s Rehab & Specialty Clinic also offers speech therapy and occupational therapy with two office locations- Savannah and Hinesville.

Services offerd by All Children’s Rehab & Specialty Clinic include:
*specialized programs including Therapies in English, Spanish, or Bilingual ( Spanish-English);
*PROMPT for Apraxia of speech;
*Barton reading Program for reading difficulties;
*FREE Dyslexia Support group.

The clinic also has volunteer opportunities for high school students and college students studying education or Allied Health Professions (Speech and OT)

Two locations

9100 White Bluff Road Suite 202
Savannah, Georgia 31406

933 E. G Miles Parkway Suite 105
Hinesville. Georgia 31313

Stay connected by liking All Children’s Rehab & Specialty Clinic on Facebook here. 

All Children’s Rehab & Specialty Clinic, 9100 White Bluff Road Suite 202, Savannah,  31406, www.allchildrensrehab.com 912.335.8486. On Facebook here.  All Children’s Rehab & Specialty Clinic is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Visit these Savannah restaurants, try their Girl Scout cookie desserts & vote

February 26th, 2015

National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend 2015 Savannah Who is ready to nosh on the entries from the roughly two dozen Savannah eateries participating in the oh-so yummy Girl Scout cookie dessert competition happening this weekend?

Voting on the best cookie dessert begins Fri. Feb. 27 here.

From Feb 27 through March 1, 25 of our local eateries will offer their own unique Girl Scout Cookie desserts. (These creations will be available this weekend only) The public will then vote on their favorite. The winning restaurants will be presented with the National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend Dessert Competition trophy.

Participating Savannah-area eateries:

17hundred90
45 Bistro
AquaStar at the Westin
Barracuda Bob’s
Chive Sea Bar & Lounge
Cohen’s Retreat
Driftaway Café
Dub’s: A Public House
Ele Fine Fusion
Fire Street Food
Firefly Café
Form
Gigi’s Cupcakes
Lady Saigon
Leopold’s Ice Cream
Maxwell’s
North Beach Grill
One-Eyed Lizzie’s
Papa’s BBQ & Seafood
Pirates House
Sapphire Grill
Savannah Rae Gourmet Popcorn
Soho South Café
Tondee’s Tavern
Unforgettable Bakery

Stock up & save on baby gear @ Once Upon A Child Savannah

February 26th, 2015

Once Upon A Child Savannah resell clothing baby gear Once Upon A Child Savannah  @ 1100 Eisenhower Drive in Eisenhower Square has everything you need for the tiniest member of your family.

From onsies and sleepers to teeny-tiny shoes and adorable outfits, they’ve got your little one covered, all at up to 70% less than retail prices.

Plus, Once Upon A Child has gently used infant toys, bouncy chairs, exersaucers, playards, strollers and much more at their everyday low prices!

And remember, you can save even more when you sell Once Upon a Child the gently used clothing, shoes, toys, and baby gear that your little one has outgrown.

Once Upon A Child Savannah, 1100 Eisenhower Drive Eisenhower Square, Savannah, 31406 tel: 912-351-0555, http://www.onceuponachildsavannah.com/  Once Upon A Child Savannah is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Special tours & programs @ Fort Pulaski National Monument, Feb. 28-March 1, Savannah

February 26th, 2015

Fort Pulaski National Monument Savannah The Immortal Six Hundred 150th Anniversary Commemoration
Feb. 28 & March 1 @ Fort Pulaski National Monument, Savannah

Special guided tours and programs will be offered Sat. Feb. 28, beginning at 10 AM; the final tour on Saturday will begin at 3:30 PM. Tours on Sun. March 1, will be offered beginning at 11 AM; the special event will conclude with a memorial ceremony to the Immortal 600 beginning at 2 PM. Special guest speakers include author Mauriel Phillips Joslyn, retired National Park Service park ranger Talley Kirkland, and park Superintendent Melissa Memory. The ceremony will conclude with a rifle salute to the fallen.

Mauriel Phillips Joslyn will also be available for a discussion and signing of her book, Immortal Captives: The Story of the 600 Confederate Officers and the United States Prisoner of War Policy in the Fort Pulaski Sutler Store at 12:00 p.m., on Sun. March 1.

Fee
Adults: $5
Children 15 & younger: Free

Program Schedule

Sat. Feb. 28, 2015

10:00 a.m. Guided Fort Tour
11:00 a.m. Special Talk: Civil War Prisons
11:30 a.m. Living History Tour: The Immortal 600
1:00 p.m. Special Talk: Civil War Prisons
1:30 p.m. Living History Tour: The Immortal 600
3:00 p.m. Special Talk: Civil War Prisons
3:30 p.m Living History Tour: The Immortal 600

Sun. March 1, 2015

11:00 a.m. Special Talk: Civil War Prisons
11:30 a.m. Living History Tour: The Immortal 600
12 – 1:30 p.m. Booking Signing: Mauriel Phillips Joslyn
2:00 p.m. Immortal 600 Memorial Ceremony
3:30 p.m. Guided Fort Tour

Fort Pulaski National Monument, (912) 786-5787 X114, www.nps.gov/fopu/

FREE March STEAM; reading aloud to therapy dogs; LEGO® club; Daddy & Me programs, Savannah

February 25th, 2015

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In this popular library program, children are encouraged to practice their reading skills with the most patient & loving listeners: therapy dogs. For readers ages 5 & older. (Note: Some of the dogs at this special library program are “Tail Waggin’ Tutors” from Therapy Dogs International.)

March Schedule

Islands Library, 897-6233
Wednesdays, 4 p.m.

Rincon Library, 826-2222
Wednesday, March 11, 4:30 p.m.

Garden City Library, 629-5070
Saturday, March 14, 11:30 a.m.

Pooler Library, 748-0471
Monday, March 16, 4:30 p.m.

Oglethorpe Mall Library, 925-5432
Saturday, March 21, 1 p.m.

Southwest Chatham Library, 925-8305
Saturday, March 7, 12 p.m.
Saturday, March 21, 12 p.m.

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STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Math)
Each month, these Live Oak Public Library branches will feature a different STEAM activity to help you explore all the fun you can have with science, technology, engineering, arts and math.
For ages 5 & older.
Springfield Library, 754-3003
Thursday, March 12, 4 p.m.
Islands Library, 897-6233
Monday, March 16, 3:30 p.m.
Pooler Library, 748-0471
Monday, March 23, 4:30 p.m.

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Daddy & Me program for ages 6 & younger
This is a program for children 6 and younger and their dads or other male caregivers. Activities include songs, rhymes, stories, games, & playtime.
Southwest Chatham Library, 925-8305
Thursday, March 26, 4:30 p.m.

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LEGO® Club

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Think you’re a master LEGO® builder?

Join Live Oak Public Library’s LEGO® club to hone your skills. These meetings at various Live Oak Public library branches will include a themed LEGO® build where you can create your own masterpieces!

For ages 5 & older. FREE & open to the public.

March 2015 Club Schedule

Bull Street Library, 652-3630
Mondays, 4:30 p.m.

Islands Library, 897-6233
Monday, March 2, 3:30 p.m.

Oglethorpe Mall Library, 925-5432
Monday, March 2, 6:00 p.m.

Southwest Chatham Library, 925-8305
Wednesday, March 4, 4:30 p.m.

Rincon Library, 826-2222
Saturday, March 14, 3 p.m.

Pooler Library, 748-0471
Saturday, March 14, 3 p.m.

Midway Library, 884-5742
Tuesday, March 17, 4 p.m.

Hinesville Library, 368-4003
Wednesday, March 18, 3 p.m.

Southwest Chatham Library, 925-8305
Wednesday, March 18, 4:30 p.m.

Garden City Library, 629-5070
Wednesday, March 25, 4:30 p.m.

Springfield Library, 754-3003
Thursday, March 26, 4 p.m.

(Use of the LEGO® trademark does not imply the company’s endorsement of this program.)

FOR MORE FREE LOCAL KIDS’ EVENTS, VISIT OUR FREEBIES PAGE HERE. 

National Merit Finalists for 2015 @ St. Andrew’s School, Savannah

February 25th, 2015

St. Andrew's School Savannah St. Andrew’s on Wilmington Island is pleased to announce that Taylor Eling and Camille Wixon were selected as National Merit Finalists for 2015.

Each fall over 1.5 million juniors take the PSAT and approximately 50,000 of those students with the highest Selection Index scores qualify for recognition in the National Merit® Scholarship Program. In September of their senior year, these high scorers are notified that they have qualified as a Semifinalist. To advance to the Finalist stage, semi-finalists submit an application and essay, SAT scores, grades and recommendations. A committee from the National Merit Program selects those who qualify as finalists.

Congrats to these two amazing young women.

For more information on this Pre-K 3 through 12th Grade school, visitwww.saintschool.com  or call 897.4941.

St. Andrew’s School, 601 Penn Waller Rd, Savannah, 31410. 912.897.4941, email admission@saintschool.com On Facebook here.   On Twitter here. St. Andrew’s is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

Giveaway: 2 preview passes & $20 gift certificate to Coastal Kids Market upscale Spring 2015 consignment sale, Savannah

February 24th, 2015

Coastal Kids Market Consignment Sale Savannah Pooler

Coastal Kids Market giveaway!

Savannah’s largest consignment has a giveaway this week that you do not want to miss.  Coastal Kid Market is giving away 2 preview party passes and a $20 gift certificate to this year’s Spring market, March 5-7.

To enter to win, visit the Coastal Kids Market Facebook page here.  On their wall, tell us what you hope to find at this spring’s sale. Tag someone in your post on the CKM Facebook page, then you’ll be entered twice. Please say SouthernMamas.com sent you.

Deadline to enter the giveaway is 9 PM Sunday 3/01/15

We’ll announce the winner here & on our SouthernMamas.com Facebook page here, so be sure to check back.

For those of you who aren’t familiar yet with this popular sale, Coastal Kids Market is a great place to find boutique bargains. They do two sales a year, one in Fall & one in Spring. You do not want to miss this chance to find sweet deals on children’s fall/winter gently-used & some new clothes.

SALE DATES

SPRING 2015 SALE DATES
Wednesday, March 4 (Consignors and Volunteers ONLY) CHARITY HOUR: 5:30-6PM (See details below)
Thursday, March 5 CHARITY HOUR: 5-6PM (Want to shop early before the public?  Just bring a $10 cash entry fee to support CKM’s charity @The Dream Campaign and you can shop from 5-6pm before the doors open to the public)
Open to Public: 6-8PM
Friday, March 6: 9AM-5PM
Saturday, March 7: 9AM – 2PM
***Select items will be half price on Saturday

CONSIGN

Deadline to register as a consignor and enter your items is Monday, March 2 at 6AM. Details here.

SALE LOCATION

The Shoppes of Savannah (formerly known as Savannah Festival Outlet Center)
11 Gateway Blvd S, Savannah, GA 31419
Map and Directions

Stay connected

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Savannah Kids Yoga Teacher Training, March 14-15

February 24th, 2015

Kidding Around Yoga training in Savannah

Learn unique methods & forms of teaching children’s yoga @ a Kidding Around Yoga Teacher Training in Savannah, March 14-15 @ Anahata Healing Arts in Savannah.

Register for the Savannah training session here. 

You do NOT need to be a certified yoga teacher to attend Kidding Around Yoga kids yoga teacher trainings. Kidding Around Yoga is great for anyone who works with kids on any level.

New dates for our kids yoga teacher trainings are added all the time.

Trainings include a blend of two days of live training accompanied by Kidding Around Yoga’s full online training program. Learn more about trainings here. 

DATES
March 14 – March 15 2015
9AM-6PM

LOCATION
Anahata Healing Arts, 2424 Drayton Street, Savannah, 31401

COST
$650 or $222/month

DISCOUNT CODE
Enter code KAYFRIEND for a $200 discount.

Register for the Savannah training session here. 

Kidding Around Yoga is registered through the Yoga Alliance. Certified Yoga instructors can earn CEUs through our program.

Kidding Around Yoga, http://kiddingaroundyoga.com/,  855-KID-YOGA, On Facebook here.  Kidding Around Yoga is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Daytrip/Weekend Getaways: 6 Must-Do’s on Jekyll Island, Ga

February 24th, 2015

Jekyll Island Savannah

One of our favorite family daytrips from Savannah or weekend getaway spots is Jekyll Island, Ga. 

Rent bikes and pedal the more than 20 miles of flat trails on Jekyll & stop at some of these 6 must-visit spots: (Bike rentals next to the miniature-golf course).

Georgia Sea Turtle Center Meet Sea Turtle Patients Jekyll Island Georgia Sea Turtle Center
Visit the state’s only rescue & rehabilitation facility to learn about the endangered sea turtles that visit our coast. Meet some of the turtle patients in the center’s hospital & learn their stories that brought them there.
During the nesting months of summer (June and July), the center leads nightly turtle walks.  After the turtles hatch in August, the center offers hatchling walks at dawn.
www.georgiaseaturtlecenter.org or (912) 635-4444

Driftwood beach Jekyll Island Driftwood Beach
A beach teeming with sea-washed trees on the northeast tip of Jekyll that are not only majestic but also fun to climb on. Accessible from the bike paths. FREE.*

4-H Tidelands Nature Center
Guided kayak tours, nature walks, hands-on marine science adventures, and live coastal animal exhibits. The center’s reasonably priced family programs include seining—a naturalist casts a net in the water & talks about all the sea creatures uncovered ($5 per person, free for kids 3 and younger).
www.tidelands4h.org or (912) 635-5032.

Jekyll Island Club Daytrips from Savannah Jekyll Island Club Hotel
Founded in 1887 by the Rockefellers, Pulitzers & Astors, this Landmark Historic District still boasts an elegant spirit as when Victorian-era millionaires once wintered here. In addition to the hotel and hotel bar/restaurant, there’s bookstore, croquet on the hotel lawn & an ice cream shop.
www.jekyllclub.com or (912) 635-2600

Summer Waves Water Park
Waterslides, wave pool and floating the lazy river. There’s a special pool for toddlers.
Opens for the Summer 2015 season on May 2 2015.
www.jekyllisland.com/summer-waves

Horton Pond Jekyll Island Horton Pond
Check out the new observation deck @ Jekyll Island’s Horton Pond Conservation Project – located on the northern end of Jekyll Island across from Villas by the Sea. When the weather warms up, visitors can enjoy seeing alligators & turtles basking on the new reptile basking platform in the center of the pond. A small island provides a habitat for nesting wading birds. The .7-mile Tupelo nature trail loop will soon be complemented with plant-identification plaques. Passing near freshwater wetlands, the path leads to the only stand of black tupelo trees on Jekyll, as well as water oak, pond pine & wild blueberries. FREE.*

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*Jekyll Island Access (Fee):
Vehicle entry to Jekyll Island requires a valid parking pass which must be purchased at the Pay-In-The-Lane System or the Guest Information Center upon arrival on the island.  This pass allows you access to many of the island’s public outdoor areas, including picnic areas, beach parking and access points, playgrounds, soccer complex, National Historic Landmark District, fishing piers and marinas, bicycle and nature trails, and more. Multi-day passes and an annual park decal are also available for your convenience.  Bicycles and pedestrians can enter at NO charge.www.jekyllisland.com
Information is subject to change without notice.
One Day Parking Pass: $6* (tax included). Valid for 24 hours (*Parking ticket has barcode that can be scanned at pay-in-the-lane system for re-entry)
Weekly Parking Pass: $28 (Valid for seven-days)
Oversized Vehicles (over 8 feet tall): $10* (daily rate)
*Oversized vehicles are only eligible for daily or annual decals.

FREE Disney Vacation Planning Help

February 24th, 2015

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Two Sisters Travel will handle all of the details, taking the stress out of a magical Disney vacation, and all within your budget. Two Sisters Travel will add value to your vacation by managing dining & FastPass reservations, and creating a personalized itinerary.

Get a no-obligation quote now & take advantage of up to 25% off your Walt Disney World resort stay this Spring & early Summer. Sign up for Two Sisters Travel eZine to get the latest Disney news & special travel deals delivered to your inbox.

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High Cotton Kids Consignment Show this week, February 26-28 at 2123 East Victory Drive, Victory Drive Shopping Center

February 23rd, 2015

High Cotton Kids Savannah Sale Spring 2014

High Cotton Kids is Savannah’s biggest upscale resale shopping event and THE place to find high-end boutique children’s brand clothing sizes 0-12, bedding, furniture, toys, baby equipment, maternity clothing and more at a fraction of the retail price. New merchandise will also be available from several local retailers.

There will be something for everybody’s taste and budget from adorable smocked frocks to funky threads to even high cotton play clothes your kids will love to throw on all spring and summer.

Come to High Cotton Kids’ Shop for a Cause Presale this Thursday, February 26 from 5-6 PM. High Cotton Kids is partnering with The Next Generation for the Children’s Hospital at Memorial and the Humane Society of Greater Savannah. Please bring a $5 cash donation and shop one hour early, before the show opens to the public!

High Cotton Kids Spring and Summer 2015 Show Hours

2123 East Victory Drive, Victory Drive Shopping Center

Thursday, Feb. 26th 5:00 – 6:00 pm Shop for a Cause Presale -Check the details to shop early!

6:00 – 8:00 pm Open to the public

Friday, Feb. 27th 9:00 am – 5:00pm Open to the public

Saturday, February 28th 9:00 am – 2:00pm (Select items will be 40% OFF) Open to the public

High Cotton Kids, http://www.highcottonkids.com/, email  info@highcottonkids.com  2125 East Victory Drive, former location of Savannah Sharks in the Victory Drive Shopping CenterHigh Cotton Kids is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

March 2015 Savannah art classes for kids include Parent & Child Clay; Morning Mud; Kite Making & more

February 23rd, 2015

Savannah children's art classes, parent and me workshops 2015

Parent & Child Clay, Morning Mud, Kite Making.

Those are just a few of the fun art classes & workshops offered this March 2015 @ City of Savannah’s Department of Cultural Affairs studios at 9 W. Henry St.

Register now for or children, teens, and adults in all skill levels.

Sessions begin March 2 and run through March 28 2015. Three, four and six week classes are available, as well as weekend workshops.

Class fees include instruction, use of studio space, use of equipment and all materials and tools required. Space is limited and advance registration is required. Credit cards are accepted.

Register

Class schedule and registration forms are available online here or by calling (912) 651-6783.

You can now register online by clicking here  and submit your registration form on the website or you can continue to use the PDF form under “Printable Registration Form” at http://www.savannahga.gov/index.aspx?nid=1043.

Session 2 – March 2 – 28, 2015

Youth & Adult Workshops

Fused Glass Checkers
Ages 12+, Saturday, March 7, 10am-1pm
$35/$30 city resident. Register online by clicking here 

Fused Glass Wind Chime
Ages 8+, Saturday, March 21, 10am-1pm
$15/$10 city resident. Register online by clicking here 

Parent and Child Clay: Balloon – Belly Birdhouse
Ages 4+, Saturday March 21, 10 am -12 pm
$15/$10 city resident. Register online by clicking here 

Stained Glass Picture Frame
Ages 17+, Saturday, March 28, 10am-1pm
$55/$50 city resident. Register online by clicking here 

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Youth Classes

Teen Jewelry (4 Weeks)
Ages 12+, Tuesday, March 3-24, 4:15-5:15pm
$65/$60 city resident. Register online by clicking here 

Kite Making (4 Weeks)
Ages 8+, Thursday, March 5 – 26, 4-5pm
$50/$45 city resident – per class. Register online by clicking here 

Morning Mud (4 Weeks)
Ages 3-5, Thursday, March 5 – 26, 10-11am
$60/$55 city resident. Register online by clicking here 

Art classes & workshops @ City of Savannah’s Department of Cultural Affairs studios. 9 W. Henry St. (912) 651-6783 On Facebook here. On Twitter here. Savannah Dept. of Cultural Affairs is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser