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FREE Matinee “Freebirds” @ Savannah Cultural Arts Center

Wednesday, November 6th, 2019

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Start off Thanksgiving break with a free screening of Free Birds at the Savannah Cultural Arts Center.

Additional entertainment and activities will be provided by the Stardust Pixxies.

Early arrival is encouraged as seating is first-come-first-served.

Free showing of Freebirds
Tues. Nov. 26, 2019, Noon-3PM
Savannah Cultural Arts Center
201 Montgomery St.
Savannah, GA 31401

Spend the day @ the new Savannah Cultural Arts Center & register for the Table Top Turkey Workshop for all ages, 9:30-11:30AM on Tues. Nov. 26. Cost: $10. Details here. 

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Storytime @ Henny Penny Art Space & Cafe

Wednesday, November 6th, 2019

Henny Penny Storytime toddlers kids

Come to the first storytime @ Henny Penny Art Space & Cafe in Savannah on Fri. Nov. 8, 4:30-6PM.

“Kevin the Unicorn: It’s Not All Rainbows” By Jessika Von Innerebner will be read by a member of the E. Shaver staff. After story time, the Scribble side of Henny Penny will lead an art project for children to participate in.

The Scribble project will be available for purchase through Henny Penny. Copies of “Kevin the Unicorn: It’s Not All Rainbows” will be available for purchase from E. Shaver, Bookseller.

See the book trailer for “Kevin the Unicorn” here. 

Storytime
Fri. Nov. 8, 2019, 4:30-6PM
@ Henny Penny Art Space & Cafe
1514 Bull St.
Savannah, Georgia 31401
Hosted by E Shaver Bookseller

Drop-in kids’ creative programs are offered every single day @ Henny Penny. Find a schedule of Henny Penny kids’ activities & programs here. 

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Free Storytime on the Lawn @ Savannah Cultural Arts Center

Wednesday, November 6th, 2019

Storytime Free Savannah Lawn

Bring your kids to a free Storytime on the Lawn 10:30-11:30AM Sat. Nov. 16 2019 at the Savannah Cultural Arts Center

Grab your blankets and join Storytime on the lawn this fall! During each session, the group will read a story and complete a related art project. This month, you will read “The Noisy Paintbox: The Colors and Sounds of Kandinsky’s Abstract Art” and create your own Kandinsky inspired circle paintings.

Storytime on the Lawn is a free community event provided by the City of Savannah’s Cultural Resources department in partnership with Live Oak Public Libraries. Each event begins with a group reading session on the lawn at the Savannah Cultural Arts Center (weather permitting), followed by an arts & crafts project in the visual arts studios. All ages are welcome to attend.

For more information, call 912-651-6783 or visit www.savannahga.gov/arts.

Savannah Cultural Arts Center
201 Montgomery St.
Savannah GA 31401

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Savannah Children’s Birthday Parties: Scribble Art Parties

Tuesday, November 5th, 2019

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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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Earring Workshop for ages 13+ @ Savannah Cultural Arts Center

Monday, November 4th, 2019

Earring Workshop Savannah Cultural Arts youth

Sign up your tween or teen for an Earring Workshop this Sat. Nov. 9 2019  at the Savannah Cultural Arts Center

Earring Workshop
9:30AM-1:30PM, Sat. Nov. 9 2019
$50 per person
Ages 13+
Create beautiful handmade earrings to give as gifts this holiday season. You will make customized for your friends and family using basic metalsmithing techniques.

For more information, call 912-651-6783 or visit www.savannahga.gov/arts.

Register online here. 

Savannah Cultural Arts Center
201 Montgomery St.
Savannah GA 31401

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FREE Family Day @ Telfair Museums’ Jepson Center, Savannah

Monday, November 4th, 2019

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Free Family Days Fall 2019 @ Telfair Museums’ Jepson Center in Savannah.

Telfair Museums’ Free Family Days for Chatham County residents are offered throughout the year.

Enjoy music, artist demonstrations, and hands-on art-making, and more — free of charge!

November 2019 Free Family Day @ Jepson Center
Summon the Sea! with free family activities celebrating the sea in celebration of the exhibit: Summon the Sea! Contemporary Artists and Moby Dick.
1-4PM Sat. Nov. 9 2019
Details here.

Participants in this free event will explore ocean ecology and whale-themed crafts. Experience contemporary artists’ take on Herman Melville’s classic novel Moby-Dick. The museum will offer a fun-filled afternoon day of informal learning, music, activities, and presentations related to life under the sea.

Summon the Sea! Free Family Day for Savannah/Chatham County offers a fun-filled afternoon of informal learning, music, hands on activities, and presentations on marine ecology. Experience contemporary artists’ take on Herman Melville’s classic novel Moby-Dick in the exhibition Summon the Sea! Contemporary Artists and Moby Dick. Children’s activities include a nautical photo booth, origami whales and paper scrimshaw.

Presenters include Gray’s Reef National Marine Sanctuary and Tybee Island Marine Science Center, with STEAM activities presented by Marine Science students from Savannah State University. Don’t miss the opportunity to see Righty, the 21-foot long inflatable replica of a female North Atlantic right whale. Performance by the Around the Globe Sea Chantey Singers at 3PM:  Come for a rare Savannah appearance by this Athens-based group led by Georgia music and art legend Art Rosenbaum.

The program will include authentic sea chanties, nautical instrumentals and audience participation. Free to City of Savannah and Chatham County residents!

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Art Start: Stroller & Toddler Tours @ Telfair Museums Jepson Center, Savannah

Sunday, November 3rd, 2019

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Start your day with art and history in Savannah with the monthly Art Start Stroller & Toddler Tour.

Telfair Museums’ youngest patrons are invited to the Jepson Center for story time, a special tour, and an art activity related to the exhibition “Summon the Sea: Contemporary Artists & Moby Dick” on view now at the Jepson Center.

Strollers, crying babies, toddlers, and older siblings are all welcome.

Register online here. 

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

Art Start Toddler Tour
Thurs. Nov. 14, 2019
10:30-11:30AM
Jepson Center for the Arts
207 W York St.
Savannah, Georgia 31401

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(Free events) Telfair Museums’ ‘I Have Marks to Make’ program turns 25, Savannah

Wednesday, October 30th, 2019

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I Have Marks to Make Turns 25

Bring your family to a FREE ‘I Have Marks to Make’ opening celebration and reception on Sun. Dec. 8, 2019, 2-4PM @ Telfair Museums’ Jepson Center in Savannah. 

Free and open to the public.

Telfair’s ‘I Have Marks to Make’ celebrates its 25th year as an inclusive, community-based art exhibition by individuals of diverse ages, backgrounds, and abilities, demonstrating the healing and transformative power of art making. From its beginning as an exhibition at Telfair by the City’s Therapeutics program, the program has expanded to include works from local health and social service organizations and schools. A large number of submissions are drawn from Telfair’s extensive outreach sessions throughout the community.

Telfair presents an opening program featuring stories from ‘I Have Marks to Make’’s 25-year history, followed by a 3PM reception for participants and their families.

Telfair Museums’ Jepson Center
207 West York Street
Savannah, GA 31401

For more info, email info@telfair.org

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‘I Have Marks to Make’ Turns 25 Exhibition

Telfair Museums’  ‘I Have Marks to Make’ celebrates its 25th year as an inclusive, community-based art exhibition by individuals of diverse ages, backgrounds, and abilities, demonstrating the healing and transformative power of art making. From its beginning as an exhibition at Telfair by the City’s Therapeutics program, the program has expanded to include works from local health and social service organizations and schools.

A large number of submissions drawn from Telfair’s extensive outreach sessions throughout the community will be on display as part of an ongoing exhibition Dec. 8 2019—Jan. 12, 2020

Sunday & Monday: Noon—5PM
Tuesday—Saturday: 10AM—5PM

Telfair Museums’ Jepson Center
207 West York Street
Savannah, GA 31401

Cost:

Adult: $20
Senior (65+): $18
Active Military (with military ID): $18
Student (ages 13–25 with student ID): $15
Child (Ages 6–12): $5
Child (Ages 5 & under): FREE*

*Does not apply to groups. Up to 4 free children per paying adult.

For more information,  email info@telfair.org

Investments provided by the City of Savannah, the Georgia Council for the Arts, and St. Joseph’s/Candler.

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Garden Creatures kids’ art workshop @ Henny Penny Art Space & Cafe, Savannah

Tuesday, October 29th, 2019

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Sign up your little artist for a Garden Creatures creative art workshop for kids @ Henny Penny Art Space & Cafe in Savannah happening Sun. Nov. 10 2019, 3-4PM.

Cost: $35. For ages 4 & older.

Local artists Curlin Reed Sullivan & Kristen Maniscaico will help kids make natural paintbrushes from sticks and foraged leaves, explore shapes and textures they make then select your favorite leaves, flowers, twigs, vines to create the garden creature of your imagination.

Sign up online via Event Brite link here. 

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Drop-in kids’ creative programs are offered every single day @ Henny Penny. Find a schedule of Henny Penny kids’ activities & programs here. 

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Free Storytime on the Lawn @ Savannah Cultural Arts Center

Tuesday, October 29th, 2019

Storytime Free Savannah Lawn

UPDATE: Storytime will be indoors due to weather.

Bring your kids to a free Storytime on the Lawn 10:30-11:30AM Sat. Nov. 16 2019 at the Savannah Cultural Arts Center

Grab your blankets and join Storytime on the lawn this fall! During each session, the group will read a story and complete a related art project. This month, you will read “The Noisy Paintbox: The Colors and Sounds of Kandinsky’s Abstract Art” and create your own Kandinsky inspired circle paintings.

Storytime on the Lawn is a free community event provided by the City of Savannah’s Cultural Resources department in partnership with Live Oak Public Libraries. Each event begins with a group reading session on the lawn at the Savannah Cultural Arts Center (weather permitting), followed by an arts & crafts project in the visual arts studios. All ages are welcome to attend.

For more information, call 912-651-6783 or visit www.savannahga.gov/arts.

Savannah Cultural Arts Center
201 Montgomery St.
Savannah GA 31401

City of Savannah Cultural Resources Department is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Storytime @ Henny Penny Art Space & Cafe

Friday, October 25th, 2019

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Come to the first storytime @ Henny Penny Art Space & Cafe in Savannah on Fri. Nov. 8, 4:30-6PM.

“Kevin the Unicorn: It’s Not All Rainbows” By Jessika Von Innerebner will be read by a member of the E. Shaver staff. After story time, the Scribble side of Henny Penny will lead an art project for children to participate in.

The Scribble project will be available for purchase through Henny Penny. Copies of “Kevin the Unicorn: It’s Not All Rainbows” will be available for purchase from E. Shaver, Bookseller.

See the book trailer for “Kevin the Unicorn” here. 

Storytime
Fri. Nov. 8, 2019, 4:30-6PM
@ Henny Penny Art Space & Cafe
1514 Bull St.
Savannah, Georgia 31401
Hosted by E Shaver Bookseller

Drop-in kids’ creative programs are offered every single day @ Henny Penny. Find a schedule of Henny Penny kids’ activities & programs here. 

Henny Penny Cafe, 1514 Bull St., Savannah Henny Penny is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Drop-in ballet classes @ Savannah Cultural Arts Center

Thursday, October 24th, 2019

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Your child can take drop-in contemporary ballet classes at the new Savannah Cultural Arts Center. 

Drop-In Contemporary Ballet 
Wednesdays through Nov. 20, 5:30-7PM
Ages 13+ (intermediate to advanced level)
$20 per session

This ballet-based technique class blended with elements of contemporary/modern dance is designed to challenge the dancer with established ballet training, allowing for greater freedom of expression as the class break from purely classical forms, and explore movements that take the body on and off-center while flowing to a mix of upbeat music.

Register online here. 

For more information,  call (912) 651-6417 or email Sarah Pinson at Spinson@savannahga.gov

Savannah Cultural Arts Center
201 Montgomery St.
Savannah GA 31401

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Flowergals & Flowerguys Makeshop @ Henny Penny Art Space, Savannah

Thursday, October 24th, 2019

Henny Penny Art Space

Join local artists Curlin Reed Sullivan & Kristen Maniscalco for an evening of creating your own botanical character study @ a Flowergals & Flowerguys workshop @ Henny Penny Art Space & Cafe in Savannah. 

5:30-7PM Thurs. Nov. 7 2019. Cost:$45.

Gather rosebuds, posies, and greenery from a freshly foraged “meadow” to create your own botanical character study when a leaf or petal is placed just so. The image of your artwork can be emailed to you as a high-res file. (Or you can opt to have a gorgeous archival print of your artwork (ready-to-frame) mailed to you for an additional cost of $35.

As always, Henny Penny will feature wine or beer to purchase.

Register online here. 

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Drop-in kids’ creative programs are offered every single day @ Henny Penny. Find a schedule of Henny Penny kids’ activities & programs here. 

Henny Penny Cafe, 1514 Bull St., Savannah Henny Penny is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Free Storytime on the Lawn @ Savannah Cultural Arts Center

Thursday, October 24th, 2019

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Bring your kids to a free Storytime on the Lawn 10:30-11:30AM Fri. Oct. 25 2019 at the Savannah Cultural Arts Center

Grab your blankets and join Storytime on the lawn this fall! During each session, the group will read a story and complete a related art project. This month, it will be stories about pumpkins. Participants will create your own pumpkin stamped artworks.

Storytime on the Lawn is a free community event provided by the City of Savannah’s Cultural Resources department in partnership with Live Oak Public Libraries. Each event begins with a group reading session on the lawn at the Savannah Cultural Arts Center (weather permitting), followed by an arts & crafts project in the visual arts studios. All ages are welcome to attend.

For more information, call 912-651-6783 or visit www.savannahga.gov/arts.

City of Savannah Cultural Resources Department is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

(Things to do with kids in Savannah) Jet Pack Costumes @ Henny Penny Art Space & Cafe

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019

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Stop in Henny Penny Art Space & Cafe in Savannah this week to make a Jet Pack costume for Halloween or anytime pretend play.

Jet Pack costumes are a project for the week of Oct. 21.  For all ages. Daily 10AM-5PM.

Drop-in kids’ creative programs are offered every single day @ Henny Penny. Find a schedule of Henny Penny kids’ activities & programs here. 

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Kids’ art kits to make & take @ Henny Penny Art Space & Cafe, Savannah

Thursday, October 17th, 2019

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A reminder that Henny Penny Art Space & Cafe in Savannah sells their custom-designed green art kits at the cafe.

They’re fun and unique ways for your kids to be creative while you enjoy a coffee break. They also make ideal birthday gifts.

Drop-in kids’ creative programs are offered every single day @ Henny Penny. Find a schedule of Henny Penny kids’ activities & programs here. 

Henny Penny Cafe, 1514 Bull St., Savannah Henny Penny is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser