Education Savannah Preschools Daycare, Childcare, Schools Savannah
Holiday Family Events Guide Savannah Hilton Head Lowcountry Bluffton

Archive for the ‘Sailing’ Category

(Savannah Summer Camps 2018) Sailing Camps for ages 5 & older

Monday, April 9th, 2018

Savannah Sailing Center Summer Camps 2018

Let your kids experience a different type of camp during Summer 2018 in Savannah.

The Savannah Sailing Center offers these two fun and challenging 2018 summer sailing camps @ Lake Mayer in Savannah.

Summer “Guppy” Camp for ages 5-7
This is a program for children 5-7 years of age. This program will introduce the sport of sailing to water loving children. Our curriculum will focus on safety around the water and will introduce the sport of sailing with age appropriate activities. Children must know how to swim and will wear lifejackets at all times while on the water.
Morning Session 8:30-11:30AM @ Lake Mayer, Savannah; May 28-July 27 2018
Details & download a registration form here.

Summer “Catch the Wind” Full-Day Camp for ages 8 & older
“Catch the Wind” summer camp program is designed for kids ages 8 and older of all abilities and skill levels. The classes are structured to allow for maximum sailing time and personal attention. Beginners participate in a small 8ft Optimist or 15ft Sunfish sailboat, depending on their size. Those with more experience can sail in a 2-person 420 sailboat, also used for high school and college sailing. The summer camp instructors follow the US Sailing curriculum and skills learned are documented with the US Sailing certification record book.
“Catch the Wind” is offered as a full day camp 8:30AM-4:30PM @ Lake Mayer, Savannah; May 28-July 27 2018.

Details & download a registration form here.

For more info, call 912.352.9996 or email


Early Bird Discount

Receive a $25 discount for Catch the Wind Camp or a $10 discount for Guppy Camp if you register before May 18 2018; or sail for two or more weeks; or have two or more sailors per family.

Savannah Sailing Center is a advertiser

FREE Sailing Regatta for Children with Autism & Special Needs, Savannah

Monday, March 6th, 2017

Sailing Regatta for Children with Autism Savannah 2017 Savannah Sailing Center will host The 6th Annual Sailing Regatta for Children with Autism and Special needs, providing an opportunity for them and their families to experience the joy of sailing and open up a new world of interest.

If you have a child with autism/special needs please bring him/her along with the entire family free of charge to Lake Mayer on Saturday, April 8, 2017, 10AM-2PM and sail with the wind. A parent or guardian must accompany all children.

All children, family members, volunteers and company representatives must complete a registration and waiver form to attend this event. To register, call 912-352-9996 or email


Own a business & want to have a booth to disperse information? All you need to do is provide an arts and craft activity for approximately 200 children and make a monetary donation to Savannah Sailing Center in lieu of a booth charge. SSC is a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization and all donations are tax deductible.

Sponsorship levels of giving can be downloaded from or Savannah Sailing Center staff can send you the information via email.

Spring 2017 Kids’ Sailing Program @ Savannah Sailing Center

Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

saturday sailing lessons lake mayer Only a few days left to register for the Spring Sailing Program 2017 for elementary & middle school students @ Savannah Sailing Center @ Lake Mayer.

Class Dates: Tuesdays, March 14, 21, 28, & April 4, 11, 18, 25, & May 2, 2017
Time: 4-7PM
Place: Lake Mayer
Students: Must be able to swim and at least 8 years of age
Cost: $250/SSC Member $350/Non-Member
*(Note-SSC Student Membership is $50/year and Family Membership is $150/year)*

Registration deadline: Mon. March 6, 2017

For registration information, call (912) 352-9996 or email

Learn more here. 

Savannah after-school sports & classes for Fall 2016

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

kids classes sports Savannah Lots of opportunities for your kids to grow, have fun & find their passions in after-school classes & sports in Savannah this Fall 2016.

Here are some favorites & new options:

+ Drama, acting, theater, dance, aerial skills @ Savannah Children’s Theatre. Details here. 
+ Science Tutoring, Science Homework/Project assistance, Group Lessons @ Ms. MC’s Science Farm in Savannah. Details here.
+ Youth Art Classes in Savannah @ Miss Mary’s Art Universe in Savannah. Details here.
+ Drawing 1; Video Game Development @ Telfair Museums’ Jepson Center. Details here.
+ Roller Hockey. Details here. 
+ Swim Teams. Details here.
+ Irish Dance in Savannah, Richmond Hill. Details here.
+ Gymnastics & Tumbling @ Summit Gymnastics. Details here.
+ Ballet & Dance @ The Ballet School. Details here. 
+ Byrd’s transported, after-care karate. Details here. 
+ Flag football, cheerleading & soccer @ YMCA of Coastal Georgia. Details here. 
+ Private music lessons on cello, violin, piano, viola harp. Details here. 
+ Soccer with Savannah United. Details here.
+ Soccer with Storm/Tormenta/Sweet Feet Academy. Details here. 
+ Improv, children’s clay, weaving, embroidery, wheel throwing Details here. 
+ Art, sewing, comics, painting, calligraphy, watercolor @ Scribble Art Studio. Details here.
+ Girls on the Run of Coastal Georgia. Details here.
+ Sailing. Details here.
Details on all of the above & more here. 

After-school Savannah sailing program for ages 8 & older

Monday, August 8th, 2016

After-school sailing lessons Savannah After the great success of their elementary & middle school sailing program last year, the Savannah Sailing Center will offer an eight-week Fall 2016 program @ Lake Mayer.

The start date is Tues. Sept. 6, 2016 and the class size will be limited. Deadline for registration: Fri. Sept. 1 2016 on a first come, first serve basis.

Class Dates: Tuesdays, Sept. 6, 13, 20, 27, & Oct. 4, 11, 18, 25, 2016
Time: 4-7PM
Place: Lake Mayer
Students: Must be able to swim and at least 8 years of age
Cost: $250/SSC Member
*(Note-SSC Student Membership is $50/year and Family Membership is $150/year)*

*Please note students will be given a swim check and capsize drill the first day of class, so bring an extra set of dry clothes. The class will begin at 4PM and end at 7PM. Parents must sign their child in at the beginning of class and sign them out at the end of class.

Questions? Call (912) 352-9996 or e-mail @



Saturday sailing lessons @ Lake Mayer, Savannah

Sunday, July 24th, 2016

saturday sailing lessons lake mayer Can’t get enough of summer?
Make it last a little longer by taking part in the sailing lessons offered by Savannah Sailing Center at Lake Mayer.

Fun instructors, beautiful setting, great introduction to the sport. The Sailing Center offers Saturday lessons during the year, noon-4PM @ Lake Mayer on the following dates:
Aug. 6.20 & 27;
Sept. 10,17 & 24
Oct. 15, 22 & 29.

Sailing lessons for both adults and children ages 8 & older are available on scheduled Saturdays. The course includes 4 hours of instruction, follows the US Sailing curriculum, and is documented with the US Sailing certification record book. Students are required to call or email the office to register for lessons.


SSC Member- $55/lesson
Non SSC Member – $75/lesson
SSC Certified Member Open Sail- $10/person

Learn more here.

To register call 912-352-9996 or email