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Summer Camps 2014 in Savannah & the Lowcountry

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

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Savannah Summer Camps 2014 Guide. See it by clicking here.

Find the perfect summer camp for your kids in our SouthernMamas.com Savannah Summer Camp Guide 2014! Browse a wide range of summer camps throughout the Greater Savannah & Lowcountry area—you’re bound to find a camp that’s ideal for your child. Check out our new 2014 Summer Camps Guide by clicking here.

Read our Savannah Summer Camps 2014 Guide by clicking here.

Slots available in Junior Ranger Camp @ Skidaway Is. State Park, Savannah

Sunday, July 7th, 2013

Junior Ranger Camp Skidaway Is. 2013Junior Ranger Camp
July 15-19, 2013 from 9am- 2pm
Ages 6-11

There are a few open slots for the July Junior Ranger Camp @ Skidaway Island State Park, Savannah.

Staff from Skidaway Island State Park and Wormsloe State Historic Site will take kids on a week-long adventure into the Lowcountry’s natural and cultural heritage.

Each child will experience hiking, games, crafts, and hands-on involvement with local plants and wildlife of the area as they explore the parks marshland and surrounding woods. They may even learn how to catch a fish or build a fire without a match!

For questions or to sign-up contact Katie Charron at (912)598-2300 or kate.charron@gadnr.org .

FOR INFO ABOUT CAMPER CABINS COMING SOON TO SKIDAWAY IS. STATE PARK, CLICK HERE.

Skidaway Island State Park,  52 Diamond Causeway, Savannah, 31411

Summer 2013 mini-camps for ages 4-7 at Coach Val’s Tumblegym, Wilmington Is.; SouthernMamas discount

Sunday, June 2nd, 2013

Coach Val’s Tumblegym on Wilmington Is. is offering summer mini-camps for ages 4-7 years old. Call 912-268-6003 or email val@coachvals.com.

Summer mini-camps at Coach Val’s Tumblegym, Wilmington Is. For ages 4-7 years old. Time: 9 AM-noon or 9 AM-1 PM, Mon-Fri. Click here for more info & see below.

Summer camps for toddlers, preschoolers in Savannah at Tumblegym on Wilmington Island

The mini-summer camps are in a safe, air conditioned, bug-free environment! Tumblegym’s experienced staff will keep your little one moving while having a great time.

Coach Val’s Tumblegym provides fun, imaginative exercise programs for children walking through 10 yr olds. Their curriculum integrates physical skill acquisition with social and cognitive learning concepts. Basic gymnastics and tumbling, ball handling skills, strength, balance, and all around coordination activities part of every class.

Please “like” Coach Val’s Tumblegym on Facebook here to keep up with latest news and specials.

Gift Certificates available: What great way for grandparents and family members to give child gift that invests in child’s future and development.

See website here for schedule and rates. Registration online available by clicking here.

Additional Programs Available for Summer (see website here for details)

Mention you saw Coach Val’s Tumblegym on SouthernMamas.com site to receive $10 off your initial class fee..

Coach Val’s Tumblegym, 310 Johnny Mercer Blvd in the Wilmington Island Shopping Center (with Dollar Tree, Ace Hardware, and Goodwill) Tel: 912-268-6003, www.coachvals.com, On Facebook here. Coach Val’s Tumblegym is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

Comic Art Camp & Classes @ Scribble Art Studio, Savannah

Monday, May 27th, 2013

Scribble Comic Art Classes in Savannah

Scribble Art Studio is offering Comic Art classes & camps for kids ages 8 & older. Instructed by Rashad Doucet, professional comic book artist who has worked for Oni Press, DC comics & Heart Head Publishing. His comics include “My dog is a superhero” & “I love comics.”

To learn more about Scribble’s art classes & summer camps for kids in Pooler & Savannah, click here or call 912-713-7376 or email info@thescribbleartstudio.com  .

Scribble Art Studio in Savannah & Pooler also offers private & group art classes, summer art camps, adult art parties. For gifts, Scribble as art kits & gift certificates . For more information, contact artist Carrie Christian at (912) 713-7376 or email info@thescribbleartstudio.com  . Click here for more info. Scribble Art Studio is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

Junior Ranger Camp, Skidaway Is. State Park, Savannah (for ages 6-11)

Saturday, May 25th, 2013

Junior Ranger Camp Skidaway Is. 2013Want to be a Park Ranger when you grow up?!!!

Junior Ranger Camp at Skidaway Is. State Park.

9 am-2 pm
Ages 6-11
June 17-21, 2013 & July 15-19, 2013

Staff from Skidaway Island State Park and Wormsloe State Historic Site will take kids on a week-long adventure into our natural and cultural heritage.

Each child will experience hiking, games, crafts, and hands-on involvement with local plants and wildlife of the area as they explore the parks marshlands and surrounding woods.  They may even learn how to catch a fish or build a fire without a match.

Questions or to sign up, feel free to contact:
Assistant Manager
Katie Charron
Kate.charron@gadnr.org
912-598-2300

Skidaway Island State Park,  52 Diamond Causeway, Savannah, 31411

ArtLab Studio in Savannah offers exciting classes for children for Summer 2013

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013

Art Lab Savannah Summer Camps/Classes

ArtLab Studio in Savannah is offering exciting classes for children for summer 2013! Fun projects that introduce a little art history and basic principles of art will entertain and enrich your child’s summer.

Classes include:

Undercover Artists
Ages 5-7
June 17th-21st 8am to 10:30am or
Saturdays June 15th- July 13th
9am to 11:30am
Inspired by a host of award-winning books, this session will connect art to reading with a whimsical approach that will appeal to the most reluctant readers. Undercover artists will explore what’s under the covers of books to create art projects that will spring from the stories. This week-long camp will be the highlight of your child’s summer. Don’t miss this fun opportunity to see art and literature come together to ignite your child’s imagination. Participants will want to remain undercover artists long after the class ends.

Artists Captured in Time
Ages 8-10
June 24th-28th 8am to 10:30am or
Saturdays June 15th- July 13th 1pm-3:30pm
Come let your children become Artists Captured in Time. They will be drawn to the daily drama from artists who step out of a wacky time machine to visit. Guest artists such as Leonardo Da Vinci, Vincent Van Gogh, Andy Warhol and others will share their art secrets and techniques along with some entertaining stories from back in the day. the class will stir art, drama and imagination together with a sprinkle of art history to create a picture perfect week that students will always remember.

Taught by certified art teacher Jobeth Chambers & Local Artist Kelly Roetto, who will educate, entertain & enrich your child in a whimsical, enlightened and fun environment! Students will work with many mediums and learn several key principles of art.

One Week Session $175/Individual Classes $35- Includes All Materials
10% discount for families with 2 or more children enrolled!

ArtLab Studio, 2417 Waters Ave., Savannah, 912-388-1939, www.watersartlab.blogspot.com/  ArtLab Studio is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

Surfing, Kayaking & Paddleboarding summer camps, Tybee Is.

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013

Water sports summer camps on Tybee IslandYet another benefit of living near the beach – water sports summer camps! Check out a few of these offered for Summer 2013 on Tybee Is. by the Tybee Island YMCA.

Surf Camp

Child is Tybee Resident and/or Child is a Member of YMCA of Coastal GA: $100
Child is NOT a Tybee Resident or Child is NOT a Member of YMCA of Coastal Ga: $130

9:30am – 12:30pm
Ages 8-16
Meet at the North End of the North Beach Parking Lot
June 10-14
June 24-28
July 8-12
July 22-26
July 29-Aug. 2

SUP: Stand Up Paddlleboard Camp

Child is Tybee Resident and/or Child is a Member of YMCA of Coastal GA: $150
Child is NOT a Tybee Resident or Child is NOT a Member of YMCA of Coastal GA: $175
June 17 – 24
July 15-19
9:30am – 12:30pm
Ages 8-16
Meet at the Back River Parking Lot (Inlet & Chatham)
East Coast Paddleboarding

Waterman: Kayak, Paddleboarding, Surf

Child is Tybee Resident and/or Child is a Member of YMCA of Coastal GA: $200
Child is NOT a Tybee Resident or Child is NOT a Member of YMCA of Coastal GA:  $225
July 1-5
August 5-9
9:00am – 12:00pm
Ages 8-16
Meet at North Island Surf & Kayak (Lazaretto Creek)
North Island Surf and Kayak

No refunds.

Contact to register:
Leah Sparks, Program Director
Work: (912) 786-9622
Cell: (912) 332 – 0682
Fax: (912) 786-0929
E-mail: leah.sparks@ymcaofcoastalga.org
www.ymcaofcoastalga.org

FOR MORE SUMMER 2013 CAMPS IN THE SAVANNAH/HILTON HEAD IS. AREA, CLICK HERE.

Affordable Summer Art Camps for Kids, Savannah

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013

Summer Art Camps for Kids SavannahThe City of Savannah’s Department of Cultural Affairs is currently accepting registrations for Summer Art Camp.

Art Camp runs from June 3rd to August 9th.

Nine camp sessions will be offered for children, providing an introduction to painting, ceramics, jewelry, mixed media and performing arts in age-appropriate group settings. Summer Art Camp takes place at DCA Studios located at 9 W. Henry St.

Sessions 1 and 9 are introductory half-day camps open to children ages 4-6. These sessions are available from June 3rd – 7th and August 5th – 9th from 9 a.m. to noon. Half-day camp fees are $85 per child per week.

Sessions 2-8 are one-week full-day sessions open to children ages 6 -12. These sessions run from June 10th – August 2nd from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Full-day camp fees are $135 per child per week.

The registration fee includes all materials and is limited to the person listed on the registration form. A non-spoiling bag lunch must be provided daily for full-day sessions. There will be no camp the week of July 4th.

Space is limited and advance registration is required. Full payment is due upon enrollment. Credit cards, checks, money orders and cash are accepted.

Registration forms are available online at www.savannahga.gov/arts .

Registrations can be faxed, hand-delivered or mailed to: City of Savannah, Department of Cultural Affairs, 9 West Henry St., Savannah, GA 31401. For information, contact 912-651-6783.

FOR MORE SUMMER 2013 CAMPS IN THE SAVANNAH/HILTON HEAD IS. AREA, CLICK HERE.

Music Immersion Summer Camp: Hilton Head Jazz Camp (Overnight supervised accommodations available for out-of-town students)

Monday, May 20th, 2013

Hilton Head Jazz Camp; Overnight accomodations available

Send an aspiring jazz musician to immerse themselves in the jazz experience with an esteemed faculty for a week in beautiful Hilton Head Island, SC at Hilton Head Christian Academy July 8-13.

At Hilton Head Jazz Camp, students experience big bands, combos, improv/theory, master classes, elective courses and many fun activities including a private concert at a world class jazz club.

The week concludes with a public finale concert on Saturday, July 13.

Open to all aspiring jazz musicians age 12-20. No audition is required.

Overnight supervised accommodations are available at the Comfort Suites in Bluffton, SC for out-of-town students. Scholarships are available on a limited basis to qualified students. For more information, visit http://hhjazzcamp.com  or call (843) 321-8174.

FOR MORE SUMMER 2013 CAMPS IN THE SAVANNAH/HILTON HEAD IS. AREA, CLICK HERE.

Photography summer camp @ Telfair Museums, Savannah

Sunday, May 19th, 2013

Photography summer camp for kids in Savannah MASTER ARTIST PHOTOGRAPHY CAMP
Session A: June 17-21 | 9 am-3 pm | ages 10-12
Session B: June 24-28 | 9 am-3 pm | ages 13-16

Telfair Museums’ Member $200 | Non-members $235

Click here for more information

This intensive week-long program focuses on black-and-white and digital photography as well as the basic functions of 35mm manual cameras.

While instructors emphasize the advancements of digital media and Photoshop, they will also cover conventional methods of film photography, including Pinhole Cameras to supplement the experience. The camp features student use of both manual and digital cameras, a field-trip to a downtown gallery, visits from established photographers, on-location shoots in the Historic District, access to Telfair Museums’ photography collection and more! This year’s camps will feature a private gallery discussion and critique with exhibiting artist Jerry Siegel.

The program will culminate with a reception and exhibition of the participants’ work in the Jepson Center. Sponsored by Kathy Levitt and in part by Worldwide Camera.

Registration details here.

FOR MORE KIDS’ ART CAMPS OFFERED AT TELFAIR MUSEUMS, CLICK HERE.

Telfair’s Jepson Center for the Arts, 207 W York Street, Savannah,  31401, www.telfair.org Telfair Museums is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

Savannah Summer Camps 2013: Drama Camps @ Savannah Children’s Theatre

Thursday, May 16th, 2013

Savannah Summer Camps: Drama Camps at Savannah Children's Theatre

Savannah Children’s Theatre, 2160 E. Victory Drive at the corner of Skidaway Road & Victory Drive next to Piggly Wiggly, Savannah, 31404, (912)238-9015 email info@savannahchildrenstheatre.org , www.savannahchildrenstheatre.org

FOR MORE SUMMER 2013 CAMPS IN THE SAVANNAH/HILTON HEAD IS. AREA, CLICK HERE.

Savannah summer camps: JEA Summer Camp

Wednesday, May 15th, 2013

Savannah Summer Camps JEA Summer Camp 2013Looking for the perfect summer camp for your little one? Check out JEA Camp Savannah.

JEA Camp Savannah staff members strive to provide a nurturing environment that fosters self-confidence, Jewish identity, community consciousness, integrity and respect for others.

JEA Camp Savannah teaches universal values helping your child to embrace new concepts, develop independence and create meaningful friendships.

The camp welcomes campers from all religious and cultural backgrounds.

Camp director DJ Horton has planned each week of summer in a “themed” week to keep your camper excited about camp! Click here to read more details about each themed week of camp at the JEA.

Register here.

JEA Camp Savannah, 5111 Abercorn St., Savannah, www.savannahjea.org, 912-355-8111,  JEA Camp Savannah is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

Summer Clay Classes for Adults & Children @ Savannah’s Clay Spot

Monday, May 13th, 2013

Child & Adult Clay Pottery Classes in SavannahHave a blast this summer with great pottery classes both on and off the wheel @ Savannah’s Clay Spot. Child/Parent classes available and there are still openings available in Kid’s Pottery Summer Camps. Check out the website by clicking here for class schedules.

Check out www.savannahsclayspot.com

For more info, contact Lisa Alvarez Bradley, email lisa@savannahsclayspot.com or call 912-509-4647

Savannah’s Clay Spot, www.savannahsclayspot.com , 1305 Barnard St. Savannah,  31401, tel 912-509-4647 Savannah’s Clay Spot is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Ga. Tech-Savannah offers hands-on summer camp

Tuesday, May 7th, 2013

Ga Tech Summer Camp 2013 in SavannahGeorgia Tech-Savannah has created a unique, hands-on summer camp experience that will increase your child’s curiosity about the world and how it works.

Campers will learn science at high levels through a variety of challenging, problem solving activities, including art, songs, games and projects.

Each week has unique fun learning for your child, plus robotics and computers are part of all camps and curriculum.

Come experience what it means to go Full STEAM ahead!

More info here.

Telfair Museums in Savannah offers Summer Kids’ Art Camps

Saturday, May 4th, 2013

Summer 2013 Kids' Art Camps SavannahSummer 2013 Camps

Telfair Museums’ Summer 2013 Camps are now available. Click here for more information.

MASTER ARTIST PHOTOGRAPHY CAMP
*Session A: June 17-21 | 9 am-3 pm | ages 10-12
*Session B: June 24-28 | 9 am-3 pm | ages 13-16
GEEK BLING, TECHNO – JEWELRY AND FASHION ACCESSORIES (Ages 13-18)
VIDEO GAME DEVELOPMENT (Ages 14-18)
Motor Driven Art (Ages 6-10)
ART WITH THE PROS! STUDIO CAMP (Ages 6-10)
Do it Yourself camp – A wcwm? CAMP (Ages 8-12)
CREATIVE TRANSFORMATIONS – PRE-K CAMP (Ages 4-6)

Registration details here.

Early bird discount on Lingüa’s Spanish Immersion Summer Camp, Pooler

Friday, May 3rd, 2013

Spanish Summer Camps Savannah Register by May 15 and receive a 10% discount off Lingüa’s Spanish Immersion Summer Camp, which will run for 2 weeks in June in Pooler.

SPACE IS LIMITED! Reserve your spot by May 15th and save!

Lingüa offers everything you need for your bilingual familia.
Have you always wanted your children to be bilingual, but didn’t know where to start? Do you want to make sure your children can speak your language? Do you need some extra help from an expert? Try Lingüa’s Raising Little Lingüists™ Program.

Want to experience learning together? Try LingüaBaby™, LittleLingüists™, and LingüaVersity™ classes in Spanish and Arabic.

Want to learn for yourself? Lingüa offers adult classes in Spanish and Arabic for beginners and advanced students. Some classes are conveniently online!

Need some extra help? Try Lingüa’s tutoring service.

Are you looking for other moms and dads who want to raise a bilingual familia? Try Lingüa’s storytimes and playgroups.

Contact Lingüa today to give your family más. Email bilingualfamilia@gmail.com

Like Lingüa on Facebook by clicking here.
Lingüa is also on Twitter @  twitter.com/linguaU &  Pinterest @ pinterest.com/linguaU
Lingüa, www.bilingualfamilia.com, email bilingualfamilia@gmail.com, Lingüa is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Early bird registration discount @ Scribble Art Studio Summer Camp, Savannah & Pooler

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

Scribble Art Camp Discounts Savannah Summer 2013To learn more about Scribble’s art classes for kids in Pooler & Savannah, call 912-323-0123 or email ScribbleArtStudio@hotmail.com .

Scribble Art Studio in Savannah & Pooler also offers private & group art classes, adult art parties. For gifts, Scribble as art kits & gift certificates . For more information, contact artist Carrie Christian at 912-323-0123 or email ScribbleArtStudio@hotmail.com . Click here for more info. Scribble Art Studio is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

Summer Camp & Fall Preschool Info @ Open House Wk April 22-26 @ Maggie’s Morning School, Savannah

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

Savannah summer Camp & Child Care info at Maggie's Morning School Open House WeekThis week. you’re invited to visit  Maggie’s Morning School, a NAEYC accredited private, non-profit pre-school at 6610 Abercorn St., Savannah, 31405.

Open House Week – Monday April 22 – Friday April 26. 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a..m. and 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Come see what makes Maggie’s “The Creative Alternative” for Pre-school and learn about Maggie’s summer program “Earthworks”.

This popular, beloved well-established Savannah school offers hands-on learning and a child-centered approach that encourages exploration and independence through a well prepared environment.

Mission Maggie’s Morning School provides a developmentally appropriate, quality learning experience for a diverse student body in a safe, creative, and nurturing environment. The focus is on the social, emotional, physical, and intellectual growth of each and every child through hands on activities and support by working together with families, well-trained teachers, and community resources.

Description Maggie’s Morning School has been serving Savannah since 1982. The school has 2, 3, and 5 half day and full day programs for children 18 months (by Sept. 1) through age four, and the Bright From the Start, Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning Pre-Kindergarten program. Maggie’s provides an exceptional and unique learning environment in order to facilitate social, emotional, physical and intellectual development in each child.

For the school year, Maggie’s serves children ages 18 months (by Sept 1) through 3 classes of State-Funded (FREE) Pre-K.

For the summer program, Maggie’s serves children 18 months (by Sept 1) through children entering 2nd grade.  Learn more about Maggie’s Summer Camps 2013 by clicking here.

Call (912) 352-8404 or (912) 352-8065 for more info or click here. Tell them SouthernMamas.com sent you!

Stay connected by “liking” Maggie’s Morning School on Facebook here.

Maggie’s Morning School, 6610 Abercorn St., Savannah, 31405, www.maggiesmorningschool.org,  On Facebook here. (912) 352-8404, (912) 352-8065 Maggie’s Morning School is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Savannah Summer Camps 2013 @ Maggie’s Morning School for toddlers to 2nd graders

Monday, April 22nd, 2013

Savannah Summer Camps 2013 @ Maggie's Morning School for toddlers to 2nd gradersFor over 30 years, Maggie’s Morning School has offered a hands-on, creative and child centered environment.

Give your child the gift of an active and fun-filled summer.

Topical weekly themes invite toddlers, pre-schoolers & younger elementary children to enjoy arts and crafts, music & movement, group games, story time, cooking and science, water and sensory play, dramatic play themes, and much more! The Ice Cream Truck visits every Friday. School agers will have weekly field trips. The goal is to provide each child with a safe, happy, play based childhood where they can invent, explore, and create. Come visit this NAEYC accredited school and see for yourself why Maggie’s Morning School is “The Creative Alternative. Learn more or register by clicking here.

Summer Schedules/Classes

Dates: June 3 – August 9

Choose from 2, 3, or 5 half or full days options. Choose one week or all ten

Hours:
7:30 – 6:00 full day
9:00 – 1:00 half day

Toddlers (18 months by Sept. 1) and Twos – Our Toddlers and Twos are gaining independence and want to try new activities. Your child will gain self-help and social skills while enjoying arts and crafts, books and music, puzzles and games, dancing, water and sensory play, and much more!

Preschool (3’s and 4’s)
Our preschoolers are all about making friends and creative play! We’ll have lots of fun with arts and crafts, sensory and water play, puppets, science, puzzles and games, music and movement, cooking, blocks and dramatic play, special visitors and much more.

School–Agers (Entering Kindergarten – Entering 2nd grade)
What fun we have planned! Creative and open ended play in all interest centers with lots of hands on BIG art, crafts, water and sensory activities, blocks and LEGOS, dramatic play, science experiments, table games, special visitors, and weekly field trips!

Fees
1 time registration fee:
Half Day $25.00
Full Day $50.00

Half Day Option Fees:
2 day $50.00 week
3 day $70.00 week
5 day $95.00 week

Full day option fees
2 day $60.00 week
3 day $85.00 week
5 day $130.00 week

Learn more or register by clicking here.

Call (912) 352-8404 or (912) 352-8065 for more info or click here. Tell them SouthernMamas.com sent you!

Stay connected by “liking” Maggie’s Morning School on Facebook here.

Maggie’s Morning School, 6610 Abercorn St., Savannah, 31405, www.maggiesmorningschool.org,  On Facebook here. (912) 352-8404, (912) 352-8065 Maggie’s Morning School is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

Summer Pottery Camp for Kids at Savannah’s Clay Spot

Sunday, April 21st, 2013

Kids' Summer 2013 Pottery Camps at Savannah's Clay Spot

Kids ages 4-16 will have a blast creating in clay at Savannah’s Clay Spot Summer Pottery Camps. Fun themes will revolve around making projects both on and off the wheel. Kid’s will create special works of art that will last a lifetime.

June/July/Aug 2013 weekly camps Mon-Friday 9-12 noon

For more info click here or call Lisa Bradley- 912-509-4647

Discounts

If parents register beginning now until May 1st, they get a 15% discount. If parents register for both a Pottery Camp at Savannah’s Clay Spot and a Summer Art Camp at Scribble Art studio they can get a 20% discount off of each camp. Only one discount applies.

Savannah’s Clay Spot is at 1305 Barnard St., Savannah, GA 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.

For all information either call Lisa Bradley at 912-509-4647 or e-mail lisa@savannahsclayspot.com

“Like” Savannah’s Clay Spot on Facebook here to stay connected.

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

Summer 2013 mini-camps for ages 4-7 at Coach Val’s Tumblegym, Wilmington Is.; SouthernMamas discount

Tuesday, April 16th, 2013

Coach Val’s Tumblegym on Wilmington Is. is offering summer mini-camps for ages 4-7 years old. Call 912-268-6003 or email val@coachvals.com.

Summer mini-camps at Coach Val’s Tumblegym, Wilmington Is. For ages 4-7 years old. Time: 9 AM-noon or 9 AM-1 PM, Mon-Fri. Click here for more info & see below.

Summer camps for toddlers, preschoolers in Savannah at Tumblegym on Wilmington Island

The mini-summer camps are in a safe, air conditioned, bug-free environment! Tumblegym’s experienced staff will keep your little one moving while having a great time.

Coach Val’s Tumblegym provides fun, imaginative exercise programs for children walking through 10 yr olds. Their curriculum integrates physical skill acquisition with social and cognitive learning concepts. Basic gymnastics and tumbling, ball handling skills, strength, balance, and all around coordination activities part of every class.

Please “like” Coach Val’s Tumblegym on Facebook here to keep up with latest news and specials.

Gift Certificates available: What great way for grandparents and family members to give child gift that invests in child’s future and development.

See website here for schedule and rates. Registration online available by clicking here.

Additional Programs Available for Summer (see website here for details)

Mention you saw Coach Val’s Tumblegym on SouthernMamas.com site to receive $10 off your initial class fee..

Coach Val’s Tumblegym, 310 Johnny Mercer Blvd in the Wilmington Island Shopping Center (with Dollar Tree, Ace Hardware, and Goodwill) Tel: 912-268-6003, www.coachvals.com, On Facebook here. Coach Val’s Tumblegym is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

Vacation Bible School 2013 for ages 3yrs to 5th grade @ First Presbyterian Church, Savannah

Monday, April 15th, 2013

First Presbyterian Church of Savannah will hold its popular Vacation Bible School June 24-28 2013, 9am-noon.

Bible school is open to children 3 years-rising 5th graders. Open to the public.

This year’s theme is Everywhere Fun Fair.  The children will have the opportunity to learn about God’s love for them and God’s call to love one another at the world famous and renowned First Presbyterian fairgrounds.  They will learn about different parts of the world and how God is working there, all while enjoying a day at the fair.

Register here by June 14 to ensure your child gets a T-shirt. Cost is $20 for the first child, $10 for each additional child. If you would like to register your child/children, please click here.  Or call the church office at 354-7615 and speak to Will Shelburne or stop by the church to pick up a registration form. Or email Will Shelburne at will@savannahfpc.org.

You can download a registration form here.

First Presbyterian Church, 520 Washington Ave, Savannah, GA 31405

FOR A LISTING OF MORE LOCAL SUMMER CAMPS, CLICK HERE.

Maggie’s Morning School in Savannah offers preschool, state-funded FREE Pre-K & summer programs (half-day & full-day child care in Savannah)

Sunday, April 14th, 2013

Free State-Funded Pre-K in Savannah: Maggie's Morning School

Worried about where your child is going to attend preschool next year or trying to find a FREE, quality state-funded pre-K program in Savannah?

If so, you’ll be thrilled to learn about Maggie’s Morning School, a NAEYC accredited private, non-profit pre-school. This popular, beloved well-established Savannah school offers hands-on learning and a child-centered approach that encourages exploration and independence through a well prepared environment.

Mission
Maggie’s Morning School provides a developmentally appropriate, quality learning experience for a diverse student body in a safe, creative, and nurturing environment. The focus is on the social, emotional, physical, and intellectual growth of each and every child through hands on activities and support by working together with families, well-trained teachers, and community resources.

Description
Maggie’s Morning School has been serving Savannah since 1982. The school has 2, 3, and 5 half day and full day programs for children 18 months (by Sept. 1) through age four, and the Bright From the Start, Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning Pre-Kindergarten program.
Maggie’s provides an exceptional and unique learning environment in order to facilitate social, emotional, physical and intellectual development in each child.

Please come visit the school at 6610 Abercorn St., Savannah, 31405 and see why Maggie’s Morning School is  “The Creative Alternative!”

Upcoming events at Maggie’s Morning School which are open to the public include: 

1) Gently-Used Sale Saturday April 20, 8 a.m. – Noon. School parking lot. Indoors if there is inclement weather.

2) Open House Week – Monday April 22 – Friday April 26. 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a..m. and 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Come see what makes Maggie’s “The Creative Alternative” for Pre-school and learn about Maggie’s summer program “Earthworks”.

For the school year, Maggie’s serves children ages 18 months (by Sept 1) through 3 classes of State-Funded (FREE) Pre-K.

For the summer program, Maggie’s serves children 18 months (by Sept 1) through children entering 2nd grade.

Call (912) 352-8404 or (912) 352-8065 for more info or click here.  Tell them SouthernMamas.com sent you!

Stay connected by “liking” Maggie’s Morning School on Facebook here.

Maggie’s Morning School, 6610 Abercorn St., Savannah, 31405, www.maggiesmorningschool.org,  On Facebook here. (912) 352-8404, (912) 352-8065 Maggie’s Morning School is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

Full-day summer camp in the Savannah area: Burton 4-H Center on Tybee Island

Sunday, April 14th, 2013

Full-day summer camp on Tybee Island Summer Camps 2013What: Day Camp Opportunity

When: July 8-12, 2013

Where: Burton 4-H Center, Tybee Island GA

Cost:$170 per child

Information: www.burton4h.org or 912.786.5534

Burton 4-H Center Day Camp on Tybee Island July 8-12, 2013

The day camp program is open to all children 9 to 14yrs of age. Children can be dropped off as early as 7:30am each morning and picked up between 5:15 and 6:15pm each day at the 4-H Center. There will also be free bus service every day from Whitemarsh Island for those parents wanting to take advantage of the service. Camp fee includes fun, educational programming every day, beach time, bus service, lunch every day provided

by the 4-H Center, as well as a hamburger and hot dog cookout on Thursday evening for families of the campers. Camp cost for the week is $170 per child. All materials needed to register for camp are available at the website www.burton4h.org.

Skidaway Is. Preschool Summer Camps for ages 2-8

Friday, April 12th, 2013

Skidaway Is. Preschool Summer Camp for ages 2-8, SavannahSkidaway Island Preschool Summer Camps

What: Skidaway Island Preschool Summer Camp for children ages 2-8

Where: Skidaway Island Presbyterian Church, 50 Diamond Causeway, Savannah, GA 31411

When: Three sessions June 3-7, June 10-14, June 17-21 from 9AM-Noon

Contact: Maria Rogers 912 598-0151 or www.skidawaypreschool.com

Skidaway Island Preschool (SIPS) Summer Camp is scheduled for the first three weeks of June 2013. The camps are Monday – Friday from 9:00 A.M. until Noon each day for children ages 2-8. “Explorer Camp” is available for children 3 to 8 and runs two extra hours.

The following are dates and themes for each of the three sessions. June 3-7: Let’s Get Fit!, June 10-14: Hooray for Hollywood!, June 17-21: Ooey Gooey Sticky Fun!. Allow your child to enjoy arts & crafts, music, cooking, drama science, water play, physical fitness and much, much more.

SIPS is sponsored by Skidaway Island Presbyterian Church. For more information contact Maria Rogers at 912 598-0151. Registration forms are available on line at www.skidawaypreschool.com .

Summer Camps & Cheerleading clinics/tryouts @ All American Gymnastics, Savannah

Monday, April 8th, 2013

All American Gymnastics in Savannah offers summer camps, cheerleading clinics/tryoutsSummer Camps 2013 @ All American Gymnastics include the following. Registration info available by clicking here.

Fit & Fun Gymnastics Camp :
This camp is full of gymnastics fun, fitness, games, arts and crafts, pit & rope time, and guaranteed to keep your child active and having a great time. All American Gymnastics will have weekly themes that we will incorporate that theme into their weekly activities.
• Ages 3 & up (Girls & Boys)
• Time: Camp will run Monday- Friday from 9-12 & Extended Stay option of 9-3
• Cost: $150 and Extended Stay is $200
• Snack & Drink included daily

Wednesday Fun Days:
This is a one day Fit & Fun camp. A great camp for something fun, out of hot sun, but also keeping your child active in the middle of the week.
• Ages 3 & up
• Time: 9-12
• Cost: $30 each day or sign up for 3 and pay only $75

Cheer/ Tumbling Camps
Join All American Gymnastics for to help improve your tumbling skills this summer. Your child will work basics, drills, conditioning, flexibility, and of course lots of BACKHANDSPRINGS!
• Ages 5 & up
• Days & Times: 3 day camp is Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 12-3, and you may also sign up for only one of the 3 days.
• Cost: 3 day camp (same week) $75, One day: $30

Cheerleading clinics & free tryouts:
All American Gymnastics is also offering 2 cheer clinics in April to help prepare for Cheer tryouts and also for your child to get more information about All American Gymnastics’ All Star cheer program the Cheer Cats:
April 13th & 27th from 3:30-5:30 and cost is only $10

Cheer Cat Tryouts are May 11th & May 12th from 2-5 PM. All tryouts are free. Email : coastalcheercats@gmail.com  for more info.

For more information on camps please contact All American Gymnastics:
• Phone: 354-4343
www.aagsavannah.com
• Located at 7808 White Bluff Rd., Savannah, GA 31406

All American Gymnastics, 7808 White Bluff (across from Hunter AAF) (912) 354-4343, email sam.allamericangymnastics@gmail.com, www.aagsavannah.com  On Facebook here. All American Gymnastics is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

2013 Kids’ Pottery + Sculpture Classes & Summer Camps, Savannah

Monday, April 8th, 2013

Tiffany Drabek Studio Pottery Camps Savannah 2013 Kids Pottery and Sculpture Classes & Summer Camp Offerings @ Tiffany Drabek Studio in Ardsley Park, Savannah

Take a sculpture or pottery class to learn something new…or continue a flourishing hobby! Classes are centrally located @ Tiffany Drabek Studio in Midtown Savannah.

The sculpture classes include instruction in different hand building techniques such as coiling, slab work, pinching, carving, and bas-relief designs. The pottery instruction involves learning how to center the clay on the wheel, how to make plates, bowls and cylinders, and how to attach handles and make surface designs. At the end of the session children will apply either underglaze paints or glazes to complete their work with a splash of color. All work will be finished with a gloss glaze and fired.

The fees include all materials and firings. The work will be available for pick up after all of the firings have been done. Please call or email Tiffany with any questions or to register. To complete registration, please send a $20 deposit to Tiffany Drabek to the address below. The balance of the tuition will be due at the first class. $10 off total family tuition if an additional sibling signs up. For more information and registration contact: tiffanydrabek@gmail.com  .

Spring Classes:
Sculpture $84
6 Tuesdays April 16-May 28(skip May 7 for Testing) from 3:00-4:00 P.M. (ages 4 and up)

Pottery $130
7 Wednesdays April 17-May 29 from 3:30-5:00 P.M. (ages 7 and up)

Summer Camp Pottery and Sculpture Classes:

Pottery Session 1 $95
Monday-Friday, June 10-14, 9:30-11:00 A.M. (ages 7 and up)

Pottery Session 2 $95
Monday-Friday, June 24-28, 9:30-11 A.M. (ages 7 and up)
Note: $10 off total tuition if student registers for both summer pottery sessions

Sculpture $70
Monday-Friday, July 15-19, 9:30-10:30 A.M. (ages 4 and up)

If you are looking for an ALL-TEENS class, email Tiffany tiffanydrabek@gmail.com
& she’ll arrange a class

About Tiffany Drabek: Tiffany is a local potter and ceramic sculptor. She has a BA in Art and French from the State University of New York at Geneseo, and has been working in her medium since graduation in Dec. ’91. In Savannah, she has been teaching clay classes to adults and children since 1999, and she has specifically taught home school students pottery, sculpture, and art history since 2001. She offers pottery birthday parties throughout the year to children as well as adults. She home schools her three boys and is the Director of the Classical Conversations Savannah home school community.

Tiffany Drabek Studio, 215 East 64th Street Savannah, 31405 tel. (912) 692-0659 email tiffanydrabek@gmail.com   www.tiffanydrabekdesigns.com Tiffany Drabek Studio is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Discount on Summer 2013 Kids’ Pottery Camps @ Savannah’s Clayspot

Wednesday, March 27th, 2013

Kids' Summer 2013 Pottery Camps at Savannah's Clay SpotWe are so thrilled about these kids’ summer pottery camps at Savannah’s Clay Spot.

Each pottery camp is weekly held, Mon-Friday, 9:00 am- 12:00 noon beginning June 3-August 16th 2013.

Summer 2013 Kids' Pottery Camp at Savannah's Clay SpotPottery Camps are designed for all ages of kids. Weeks alternate between a younger group and an older group and there is a special preschool age camp happening Aug. 12-16.

Each child will get a great introduction to pottery wheel and projects are designed to include both wheel throwing and hand building construction techniques.

Discounts

If parents register beginning now until May 1st, they get a 15% discount. If parents register for both a Pottery Camp at Savannah’s Clay Spot and a Summer Art Camp at Scribble Art studio they can get a 20% discount off of each camp. Only one discount applies.

Savannah’s Clay Spot is at 1305 Barnard St., Savannah, GA 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.

For all information either call Lisa Bradley at 912-509-4647 or e-mail lisa@savannahsclayspot.com

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

Savannah Summer Camps & Classes 2012: All American Gymnastics & Cheerleading

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012

Interior of All American Gymnastics Facility, Savannah

All American Gymnastics is now registering for all summer classes and summer camps for both gymnastics and cheerleading.

Camps (Summer Camps going all summer long, so find a week and camp that fits for your child)
•Fit & Fun Gymnastics Camps (ages 3 & up) Boys & Girls
•Wednesday Fun Days (one day camps every Wednesday
•Cheer Cats Cheer/Tumble Camps

All American also offers regular weekly classes for preschool, gymnastics and cheerleading.

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All American Gymnastics, 7808 White Bluff (across from Hunter AAF) (912) 354-4343, email sam.allamericangymnastics@gmail.com, www.aagsavannah.com  On Facebook here.  All American Gymnastics is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

Discounts on Mini-Camps for ages 4-7 at Tumblegym, Wilmington Is.

Thursday, May 17th, 2012

Coach Val’s Tumblegym  on Wilmington Is. is offering a terrific Memorial Day Special on Tumblegym mini-camps: 15% off first camp, 20% off any additional camp registrations (for same student). Offer expires May 29. Call 912-268-6003 or email val@coachvals.com.

Summer mini-camps at Coach Val’s Tumblegym, Wilmington Is.
For ages 4-7 years old
Time: 9 AM-noon (early drop-off & late pick-up available)
3 day option (MWF) & 2 day (Mon & Wed)option available
$50 non-refundable deposit required a registration. Balance due by June 1.
Click here for more info & see below.

Coach Val's Tumblegym mini camps, Wilmington Island

Coach Val’s Tumblegym, 310 Johnny Mercer Blvd in the Wilmington Island Shopping Center (with Dollar Tree, Ace Hardware, and Goodwill) Tel: 912-268-6003, www.coachvals.com, On Facebook here. Coach Val’s Tumblegym is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.