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Kids’ Triathlons 2016 @ Hilton Head Is.

Monday, June 27th, 2016

CarasoulKidsThere are two opportunities for your kids to take part in TD BANK Hilton Head Island KIDS Triathlons 2016 @ Island Recreation Center, Hilton Head Island, SC

July 2, 2016
9AM Start

July 30, 2016
9AM Start

Distances
Ages 4-6
Swim 25 Yds | Bike 0.5 Mi | Run 0.33 Mi

Ages 7-10
Swim 75 Yds | Bike 2 Mi | Run 1 Mi

Ages 11-14
Swim 125 Yds | Bike 3 Mi | Run 1.5 Mi

Register here.

Independence Day kids’ celebration: Pop! Goes the Sandbox, July 3

Saturday, June 25th, 2016

Pop Goes the Sandbox Hilton Head Is. Fourth of July 2016

Join Sandbox Children’s Museum on Hilton Head Is. for POP! Goes The Sandbox on Mon. July 4 10AM-2PM and celebrate Independence Day.

Kids can enjoy a bounce house, Big Blue building blocks, corn hole, tug o war, facepainting, holiday card & cookie decorating. Hot dogs, chips, lemonade, brownies & watermelon. Morgan’s Mommy Facepainting People

Cost: $5 for members, $10 for non-members. Seniors & active military discounts.
First come, first serve. Space and activities limited in the event of rain
(Sorry, coupons not valid for special event)

Hilton Head Fourth of July Fireworks

Stick around on the 4th to watch fireworks on Hilton Head Head Is. See the three different fireworks display options here. 

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More Summer 2016 Events @ The Sandbox Children’s Museum

Parents Night Out
June 22 – Aug. 4 – Parent’s Night Out
Wednesday & Thursday Evenings | 6:00 – 9:00PM
Treat yourself to a parents night out while your kid’s (imaginations) run wild! Children ages 3-9 years will enjoy playing in our hands-on exhibits and activity areas. A staff-supervised arts and crafts activity and a pizza dinner will also be provided.
COST: $30/child or $20/child for siblings & members
A late pick-up fee of $1/minute per child
24-hour advanced reservations are highly recommended.
Details here. 
Call 843-842-7645 to sign up
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July 20 – Christmas in July
10AM-2PM
Snow is in the forecast for frolic and fun at the 6th Annual “Christmas in July” party. Festivities include indoor and outdoor holiday games and activities, including playing in the SNOW! Visit with Santa (who just happens to be enjoying a summer vacation on the island) or decorate holiday cookies. Don’t miss out on the “coolest” day of summer.
COST: $10/person or $5/person for members
Military and senior discounts are available with proper ID
First come, first serve. (Space and activities limited in the event of inclement weather)

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August 3-Big Summer Blowout
10AM-2PM
School is just around the corner so why not join us for an end-of-summer celebration! Have your picture taken with our special visitor – “Olaf” – between 11AM and 1PM. Send summer out in style with cool face paint or jump around in our Bounce House. Don’t miss out on the final dog days of summer at The Sandbox.
COST: $10/person or $5/person for members
Military and senior discounts are available with proper ID
First come, first serve! (Space and activities limited in the event of inclement weather)

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August 11 – FREE Countdown to Kindergarten
5-7PM

Be The Sandbox’s guest in this special celebration for rising kindergartners and their families. Parents will have the opportunity to connect with community organizations to learn more about available education, health and local resources. Let the countdown begin
COST: FREE.

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Summer Camps 2016 @ The Sandbox.
July 5 – 29 – SUMMER CAMP
Weekly | 8:30 – 11:30AM
For ages 3-10.
Join The Sandbox Children’s Museum for their special summer camp series for children ages 3-10 years. Attendees will enjoy supervised playtime in the museum and theme focused fun and crafts. Click here to view specific dates, weekly themes and pricing. Weekly and daily rates are available.

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The Sandbox Children’s Museum, 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 LOCAL PARENT & ME ACTIVITIES TO DO WITH YOUR PRESCHOOLER, CLICK HERE. 

Meet Paw Patrol, Elsa & Superheroes @ Kidz Drop In Adventure, Hilton Head Is.

Tuesday, June 7th, 2016

Paw Patrol on Hilton Head IsTime to have a pup, pup boogie time with Paw Patrol.

Bring the kids to meet Paw Patrol
Saturday June 11
Kidz Drop In Adventure
55 Mathews Dr, Unit 195, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926

COST: $10 per child
ADULTS: Free Admission
10am-12pm, 1-3pm OR 4-6pm.
Chase & Skye are bringing their friends Marshall & Rubble. The pups will be mingling with the kids giving hugs, high fives & making smiles happen as well as getting their pictures taken.

For $5 per picture, you can have our photographer take a picture with our backdrop with the pups. (Photos will be edited by the photographer and uploaded to Kidz Drop In Adventure Facebook page for you to print from there) Light refreshments will be served.

Other upcoming events @ Kidz Drop In Adventure

Brunch with Elsa
11AM-Noon Sat. June 18
COST: $20 per child
RSVP ONLY 843-715-4871
Parents can eat for $7 but parents admission is free.
The Ice Queen will talk to all the children, sing & dance with them, take photos with them & play.

Superhero Meet & Greet
3-5PM Sat. June 18
COST: $10 per child
PARENTS: Free
PICTURES BY PHOTOGRAPHER: $5
Meet The Incredible Hulk, Spider-Man, Iron Man & Captain America. Pictures can also be taken with back drop by a photographer for $5 extra. Light refreshments will be served.

Free Summer Family Movies in the Park @ Tybee Is. & Hilton Head Is.

Sunday, June 5th, 2016

Free movies in the park Tybee Island Hilton Head Is Summer 2016

Add this to your Summer 2016 bucket list: watch an outdoor movie. There’s plenty of opportunities to do so on Tybee and Hilton Head Is.

Movies in the Park on Tybee Is. 

The third Saturday of the summer months, you are invited you to bring a chair and / or a blanket to the park & kick back while catching a free movie in Tybee Memorial Park on Jones Avenue on Tybee Is. 31328

Jurassic World will be the featured film kicking off the 2016 summer series June 18.

The movie will begin after the sun sets about 8:45PM and the evening sky is dark enough.

The movies will be shown inside the gym if it is raining.

June 18: Jurassic World

July 16: Tomorrowland

Aug. 20: Minions

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Free summer movies in the Park Hilton Head Tybee Island

Hilton Head Thursday Summer Movie Nights in the Park

9AM-11PM June 16-Aug. 11
Shelter Cove Community Park on Hilton Head Is.
Free admission

After the sun sets over Broad Creek, come to waterside Shelter Cove Community Park for a summer full of blockbuster hits. Watch your favorites under the stars on a 20′ movie screen. No admission fee.

Beach chairs, blankets and take-out food from Shelter Cove Towne Centre merchants recommended.

Summer 2016 Movie Schedule – all begin at 9PM

Encounters with Nature
Thurs. June 16 – March of the Penguins
Thurs. June 23 – DisneyNature’s Bears
Thurs. June 30 – DisneyNature’s Earth

Under the Sea
Thurs. July 7 – Dolphin Tale
Thurs. July 14 – Flipper
Thurs. July 21 – DisneyNature’s Oceans

Summer Blockbusters
Thurs. July 28 – Toy Story 3
Thurs. August 4 – Grease
Thurs. August 11 – Finding Nemo

Learn more here.

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FOR MORE FREE FAMILY EVENTS, CLICK HERE. 

Kid-Friendly Piccolo Spoleto 2016 runs through June 12, Charleston S.C.

Sunday, May 22nd, 2016

Piccolo Spoleto 2016 Charleston SC

Piccolo Spoleto 2016 – which runs from Fri. May 27-Sun. June 12 – is the official outreach festival to Spoleto in nearby Charleston, SC. (about a 90 minute drive from Savannah)

The annual Piccolo Spoleto is a fun, laid-back, kid-friendly time featuring music, dance, parades, story-telling and more.

Your kids will love the Seed and Feed Marching Abominable community band & don’t miss the free outdoor concert at the US Customs House that kicks off the festival this Fri. May 27.

See the entire Piccolo Spoleto schedule here. 

For non-Piccolo Spoleto fun, be sure to check out our list of 12 Things To Do With Kids in Charleston by clicking here.

Piccolo Spoleto 2016, May 27-June 12 2016, Charleston, SC

Memorial Day 2016: Sandbox @ the Stables, Hilton Head Is.

Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

Sandbox at the Stables Hilton Head Memorial Day events

Sandbox at the Stables
Memorial Day Monday, May 30 2016
10AM-2PM

The 5th Annual Sandbox at The Stables Fundraiser at Lawton Stables in Sea Pines Resort activities (some free, some require activity tickets) scheduled include:
Craft projects
Inflatable water slides and bounce houses
Pony rides
Facepainting by Morgan’s Mommies Facepainting People
Family game and activities
Rock Climbing Wall and Bungee Jumping by Firehouse Nutz Extreme Events
Live remotes from SC103.1 and 104.9 The Surf
New This Year will be a raffle for (2) Roundtrip Airfare Tickets
and (4) One Day Hopper Disney World Tickets
(restrictions and blackout dates apply)

The Cowpoke Caper Parade is back again at High Noon. Come dressed as your favorite cowpoke and bring your cowpoke name – creativity is key! Free bandanas to the first 50 entries.

Hot dogs & burgers plus refreshments including snow cones and cotton candy, all available for purchase.

Location

Lawton Stables
190 Greenwood Dr
Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
($6 for vehicle pass for entrance into Sea Pines Resort)

Admission

Admission: $5 per person; tickets for concessions and activities are $1 each. (Members:$5/person and you will receive $5 in concession tickets for each paid admission)
Plus $6 for pass for entrance into Sea Pines Resort

Guests will park at the Trolley Stop inside Sea Pines and ride the free trolley to Lawton Stables. The Sandbox Children’s Museum on Pope Avenue will be closed on Memorial Day.

Learn more here. 

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Sandbox Children's Museum Hilton Head Is. sea turtle exhibit

Sea Turtle Exhibit

The Sandbox Children’s Museum on Hilton Head Is. has recently acquired (in a partnership with Edventure Children’s Museum and a grant from The Institute of Museum and Library Services) a new exhibit that tells the story of our local loggerhead sea turtles and their importance Hilton Head Is. and their natural habitat.

The Sandbox has part of it on display in their “Turtle” room at the museum. Come by and take a look.Remember, LIGHTS OUT at 10pm, cover up holes on the beach and leave a clear path for the turtles to nest during sea turtle nesting season May 1-October 1.

The Sandbox Children’s Museum, 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

MOMS Club of Bluffton/Hilton Head Summer 2016 Programs Fair

Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

Moms Club HIlton Head Bluffton

Find out about kids’ summer programs in Hilton Head & Bluffton SC @ the Kids Summer 2016 Programs Fair.

The fair will be in the large meeting room at the Bluffton Branch of the Beaufort Co. Library on Sat. April 30, noon-4pm.

List of participants:

1.Okatie Youth Ballet
2.Mathnasium of Bluffton
3.Bluffton School of Dance
4.Island Playground
5.Bricks 4 Kidz
6.Dancing Dogs Yoga
7.Ignite the Senses Children’s Gym
8.IDEA Studio
9.Love House Learning Academy
10.Arts Center of Coastal Carolina
11.The Art of Massage and Yoga
12. The Sandbox

MOMS Club will provide light refreshments to attendees. Vendors will be providing information about kids summer activities and programs.

MOMS Club of Bluffton/Hilton Head Service, www.bhhmoms.webs.com Email Whitneysmommail@gmail.com

Learn more about Moms Club of Bluffton/Hilton Head Is. SC here. 

Tormenta FC/Storm Soccer Academy summer camps for ages 4-14; Sweet Feet Soccer Camp for ages 3-7 in Savannah, Richmond Hill, Bluffton/Hilton Head Is.

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

Soccer Camps Savannah 2016

For Summer 2016, Storm Soccer Academy offers soccer camps for the younger set as well as soccer camps for older players in collaboration with Tormenta FC.

Sweet Feet Soccer Summer Camps for ages 3-7

Sweet Feet Soccer brings the energy & excitement of soccer classes to you in a Summer Camp Format.

In conjunction with Storm Academy’s youth & professional club Tormenta FC affiliation, Sweet Feet camp weeks are offered for children between the ages of 3 and 7. These camps focus on the most significant outcomes of Sweet Feet class which are having fun while learning in an inviting environment.

The Sweet Feet staff coaches will teach Sweet Feet Summer Camp.

Register here.

Sweet Feet Summer Camps will take place from 9-10:30AM for a fee of $100 (unless otherwise noted) at the following locations:

 Date Camp Site
 June 6 – 10 The Landings – Savannah
 June 6 – 10 Cross School – Bluffton
June 6 – 10 Ambuc Park – Savannah
June 6 – 10 The Clubhouse – Statesboro
June 13 – 17 Hilton Head Prep Day Camp – 9 to noon – $150
Click Here to Register
June 27 – July 1  Islands YMCA – Savannah
 July 11 – 15 The Clubhouse – Statesboro
 July 18 – 22  Devaul Henderson Park – Richmond Hill 
July 18 – 22 Islands Rec Center – HH – 9 to noon – $150

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Tormenta FC/Storm Soccer Academy summer camps for ages 4-14

Tormenta FC – in conjunction with Storm Soccer Academy – will offer Summer 2016 soccer day camps in Savannah, Richmond Hill, Hilton Head Is. & Statesboro for ages 4-14.

The soccer day camps are for players ranging in all skill levels & ages from the beginner to the advanced, recreational player to the academy level. For players age 4-7, you can choose from half day camp or Sweet Feet 90-minute option.

Camp staff consists of current Tormenta & Storm staff as well as Tormenta FC players.

The curriculum is focused on fun & skill acquisition. Players are grouped by skill and work on technical components of the game (dribbling, passing, shooting) within the context of fun activities that players love.

Register for camps online here. 

Savannah Soccer Day Camps

Camps are offered @ The Landings, AMBUC fields on Sallie Mood Drive & the Islands YMCA.  Click here for dates & registration info.

Richmond Hill Soccer Day Camps

Camps is offered @ Devaul Henderson Soccer Complex. Click here for dates & registration info.

Hilton Head Is/Bluffton Soccer Day Camps

Camps are offered @ Cross School, Hilton Head Prep & Island Rec. Center. Click here for dates & registration info.

Statesboro Soccer Day Camps

Click here for dates & registration info.

Ben Freakley School of Soccer 

Tormenta also offers a weeklong overnight soccer camp with Ben Freakley for boys and girls ages 10 & older, June 17-20 2016. Click here for registration info.

Storm Soccer Academy in conjunction with Tormenta FC, 912-257-3989, email BradNein@StormSoccerAcademy.com,
www.stormsocceracademy.com, On Facebook here.  Tormenta FC is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

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

Monday, March 21st, 2016

Sandbox Children's Museum Hilton Head Is. Have you taken your kids to The Sandbox Children’s Museum on Hilton Head Is. yet? Springtime is the time to do so. If coming from the Savannah area, make it a daytrip paired with other activities from our Things to Do With Kids on Hilton Head page.

Upcoming Events @ The Sandbox Children’s Museum

 

Sandbox Children's Museum Hilton Head Is. ___________________________________

FREE Family Night

May 6, 5:30-7:30PM (Last one til September!)
Made Possible by The Bargain Box
Free Admission to the museum, light refreshments, facepainting, Bounce House (weather permitting), arts and crafts and more.
Cookie decorating and a fun take home craft.
FREE!
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Imagination Hour

Thursdays 10:30-11:30AM

Story time followed by a related craft. Included in admission, sign up at front desk.

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Discover. Imagine.Grow. (DIG) School Readiness Program 

DIG is now being offered on Thursdays at the Hilton Head Head Library from 12:30-1:30PM through May 19, 2016 (no program Spring Break, April 14)
For children 3½-5 years of age
Registration is required. Stop by the children’s desk at the Library or call 843.255.6529 to reserve your space today.
Made Possible by The Long Cove Club Community Endowment Fund

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Sandbox at the Stables Hilton Head 2016

Sandbox at the Stables
Memorial Day Monday, May 30 2016
10AM-2PM

The 5th Annual Sandbox at The Stables Fundraiser at Lawton Stables in Sea Pines Resort activities (some free, some require activity tickets) scheduled include:
Craft projects
Inflatable water slides and bounce houses
Pony rides
Facepainting by Morgan’s Mommies Facepainting People
Family game and activities
Rock Climbing Wall and Bungee Jumping by Firehouse Nutz Extreme Events
Live remotes from SC103.1 and 104.9 The Surf
New This Year will be a raffle for (2) Roundtrip Airfare Tickets
and (4) One Day Hopper Disney World Tickets
(restrictions and blackout dates apply)

The Cowpoke Caper Parade is back again at High Noon. Come dressed as your favorite cowpoke and bring your cowpoke name – creativity is key! Free bandanas to the first 50 entries.

Hot dogs & burgers plus refreshments including snow cones and cotton candy, all available for purchase.

Admission

Admission: $5 per person; tickets for concessions and activities are $1 each. (Members:$5/person and you will receive $5 in concession tickets for each paid admission)
Plus $6 for pass for entrance into Sea Pines Resort

Guests will park at the Trolley Stop inside Sea Pines and ride the free trolley to Lawton Stables. The Sandbox Children’s Museum on Pope Avenue will be closed on Memorial Day.

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New grocery checkout exhibit 

Coming soon to the Sandbox: a brand new exhibit – The “Island Grocery Checkout”

In Island Grocery where everything is child-sized (even the grocery carts), children can explore an environment that mimics the real thing. Shelves will be filled with play food products that range from lemons to ketchup to cereal. Follow the food chain! The active process of shopping for food challenges young learners to develop & apply math skills including sorting, classifying, calculations & the use of money, as well as concepts related to health & nutrition.
Custom Built especially for The Sandbox by Science Kinetics.
Sponsorship opportunities are available.

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Museum Hours

Hours of Operation for April
Sunday: Closed
Monday-Saturday: 10AM-5PM

The Sandbox Children’s Museum, 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

FREE Festival with Cook-Off, Live Music, Kids’ Zone, Ridgeland, SC

Thursday, March 10th, 2016

Free family Festival Morris Center RIdgeland SCLowcountry Cuisine on Menu at Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage in Ridgeland, SC

Exhibit Opens with Cook-off, Live Music, Kid Zone

Roots: The Lowdown on Lowcountry Cuisine, the upcoming exhibit at the Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage, opens with a day full of festivities, including a community cook-off, on April 30, 2016 from 11 am to 5 pm. The event is family friendly with a kid zone, food trucks, live music, workshops, local artisans and living history reenactments.

The community cook-off is an opportunity for anyone to show off their culinary skills in two categories: Lowcountry Boil and Barbeque. Entries can be cooked on site or brought to the event already cooked. Either way, the dishes will be judged by a select panel and prizes will be awarded. Those who want to participate in the community cook-off should call the Morris Center to sign up before April 20, 2016.

For more information call 843-284-9227 or visit Morrisheritagecenter.org.

Wingfest Laser Light Show (Free for ages 10 & younger), Hilton Head Is.

Monday, March 7th, 2016

Wingfest Laser Light Show, Shelter Cove Community Park, Hilton Head Is.
Friday 5-9PM March 18,

Admission: $6. Free for kids 10 & younger.
Food/beverages available for purchase.

Celebrate Wingfest and your favorite team and favorite tailgate foods. It will be an evening of music, kid-friendly events, and restaurant rivalry, and laser light show to conclude the night.

39 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head SC 29928 (843) 681-7273

More details here. 
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WingFest, Shelter Cove Community Park, Hilton Head Is. 

11AM-6PM March 19

15-20 local restaurants will cook their best wings to compete for the 2016 Best Wing of Hilton Head.

Activities include a kids’ zone, rock climbing wall,  bungee jump.

Proceeds benefit the Island Rec. Center’s Children’s Scholarship Fund. Admission is $6; free for ages 10 & younger.

39 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Sc. 29928 (843) 681-7273

More details here.

FREE Youth Arts Fest @ Hilton Head Is., March 12

Monday, March 7th, 2016

Free Day at Arts Center of Coastal Carolina

Free family fun at Youth ArtsFest Sat. March 12 11AM-1PM at the Arts Center, followed by ISCA’s Rising Stars Youth Talent Competition.

During the Festival, students and their families can enjoy arts and crafts projects, dance and drama workshops for $5, refreshments and the Promising Picassos youth art exhibition.

Several arts and crafts projects will be available ongoing throughout the festival, and are offered free or with a small donation. In addition, 50 minute dance workshops in the black box and drama workshops in the Bank of America room will be offered for just a $5 fee, and spaces will be on a first come first served basis. Sign-ups for these workshops will begin approximately 15 minutes prior to each session.

DRAMA WORKSHOPS – $5
11:00-11:50 (ages 9+)
12:00-12:50 (ages 5-8)

DANCE WORKSHOPS – $5
11:00-11:50 (ages 5-8)
12:00-12:50 (ages 9+)

Following the Youth ArtsFest, ISCA’s Rising Stars Talent Competition at 2pm will feature the top 25 young performing acts in Southern Beaufort County. Budding actors, dancers, musicians, and singers will take the spotlight in the final round of the competition on the Arts Center of Coastal Carolina’s Elizabeth Wallace Stage.
Suited for Ages: All Ages
Additional Details: Free and Open to the Public! (Tickets for the Talent Show are $20/adults and $10/children.)
Admission: The festival is free, however tickets for the Talent Show are $20/adults and $10/children.

Learn more here. 

Hilton Head Is. St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2016

Sunday, February 28th, 2016

Hilton Head St. Patrick's Day Parade 2016The 33rd Annual Hilton Head Island St. Patrick’s Day Parade
March 13, 2016 – Sunday, 3 pm
See the parade route here.

FOR MORE FREE LOCAL KIDS’ EVENTS, CLICK HERE.

Easter EGGs-travaganza & FREE Family Fun Night @ The Sandbox Children’s Museum

Thursday, February 25th, 2016

Sandbox Children's Museum Hilton Head Is.

Have you been to The Sandbox Interactive Children’s Museum on Hilton Head Is. lately?

Spring 2016 is a great time go as the Sandbox has a lot going on!

Located just off Pope Avenue on the south end of Hilton Head Island (about a 60 min. drive from Savannah), this interactive museum provides a unique place for educational play between children and their parents, grandparents or caregivers.

Little ones from ages infant to eight will be captivated by the fun filled play centers and engaging activities.

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Upcoming March Events

Save the Date for Easter EGGstravaganza: Sun. March 20, 2016, 2-5PM
EGGstra! EGGstra! Easter all about it!
Looking for an Easter event that’s more than just plastic eggs and candy?
Come out and play at an Easter EGGs-travaganza.
Join The Sandbox for a family-friendly event guaranteed to fill your Easter basket (feel free to bring your own, bags will be available)with fabulous and fun.

In addition to an outdoor (indoor if rain) Easter egg hunt (2:30PM and 4PM), there will be a bounce house (weather permitting), face painting, take-home arts and crafts, interactive exhibits, games inside and out, cookie decorating.

Space and activities will be limited in the event of inclement weather (coupons not valid for this special event)

Event admission: $5 for members, $10 for non-members. Military and senior discounts available.

Learn more here. 

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March 4, 5:30-7:30pm
Free Family Fun Night!
Made Possible by The Bargain Box
Free Admission to the museum, light refreshments, face-painting, Bounce House (weather permitting), arts and crafts and more. March is Pirate Night! Come dressed as a pirate & give your best “Ahoy Matey!”.
Scavenger hunt, eye patches and chocolate gold coins.
Back again, an edible Cupcake Cone Swords (for the first 75 children)!

Learn more here. 

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Thursdays, 10:30AM-11:30AM
Imagination Hour
Story time followed by a related craft. Included in admission. Sign up at front desk.

Learn more here. 

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Discover. Imagine.Grow. (DIG) School Readiness Program
Now being offered on Thursdays @ the Hilton Head Head Public Library 12:30PM-1:30PM
Through May 19, 2016 (no program Spring Break, April 14)
For children 3½-5 years of age
Registration required.
Stop by the children’s desk at the Library or call 843.255.6529 to reserve your space today.
Hilton Head Island Public Library
11 Beach City Rd
(Made possible by The Long Cove Club Community Endowment Fund)
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New grocery exhibit coming to Sandbox Children's Museum Hilton Head Is. Coming Soon: A Brand New Exhibit The “Island Grocery Checkout”

In Island Grocery where everything is child-sized (even the grocery carts), children will be able to explore an environment that mimics the real thing.  Shelves will be filled with play food products that range from lemons to ketchup to cereal. Follow the food chain.

The active process of shopping for food challenges young learners to develop and apply math skills including sorting, classifying, calculations and the use of money, as well as concepts related to health and nutrition.

Custom Built especially for The Sandbox by Science Kinetics.
Sponsorship opportunities are available.

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Sandbox Interactive Children’s Museum hours

Tues-Sat: 10-5 September thru March, May
Monday:  Closed but open Mondays 10-5 April, June thru August
Sunday: Closed
18A Pope Ave, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
(843) 842-7645
Daily rates & membership rates here. 

The Sandbox Children’s Museum, 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 LOCAL PARENT & ME ACTIVITIES TO DO WITH YOUR PRESCHOOLER, CLICK HERE. 

Pirate event free for kids at new Lowcountry museum

Saturday, February 6th, 2016

Pirates event free for kids Morris Center Savanna Ridgeland SCWe’re excited about a new local free non-profit museum offering family events: Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage in Ridgeland, SC.

It is located in a restored 1937 Sinclair service station that was transformed into a museum and exhibition hall to highlight history of the Lowcountry.

Hours

Tuesday-Saturday 10AM-5PM

Upcoming family-friendly events at the Morris Center include a pirates’ exhibit preview with Pirate reenactors, food, kids activities, treasures for kids to win and more.

Pirates, Plunder & Lager

Presented by River Dog Brewing Co & Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage

March 3, 2016, 5pm-7pm
10782 S. Jacob Smart Blvd. Ridgeland, SC 29926

Ahoy! Come for an upcoming pirates exhibit preview.

Adults can quench your thirst with some local brew from River Dog Brewing Co. & enjoy light refreshments. Kids can interact with pirates, learn about buccaneers of the Lowcountry and win treasures.

$6 for Adults; $5 for Seniors; free for kids
For more info call 843-284-9227 or click here. 

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Free Sweetbaskets of the Lowcountry Event

Wed. Feb. 17, 2-3pm.
Enjoy light refreshments while learning about the history & the craft of Lowcountry Sweetgrass basket weaving from native Jery B. Taylor. Born and raised in St. Helena, SC, Mrs. Taylor is a well-known basket weaver. She will showcase some of her baskets and demonstrate how these baskets are made.

FREE & Open to the public

Morris Heritage Center for Lowcountry Heritage, 10782 S Jacob Smart Blvd., Ridgeland, SC (843) 284-9227, www.morrisheritagecenter.org  On Facebook here. 

Moms Club of Bluffton & Hilton Head Is. Annual Preschool Fair

Sunday, January 17th, 2016

Schools in Hilton Head Is Bluffton Moms Club

Come meet with area preschool directors to learn more about what preschool options are available in Bluffton & Hilton Head, SC.  Children’s activities and light refreshments will be available.

The event is to be Feb. 6, 10:30 am – 12 am at the Hilton Head Library, at 11 Beach City Road.  For more information please visit www.bhhmoms.webs.com

Hosted by MOMS Club of Bluffton & Hilton Head, SC.

Free & Open to the Public.

2016 Confirmed participants:
Providence Early Learning Center
Little Island Preschool
St Francis Catholic School
St Gregory The Great Catholic School
Hilton Head Preparatory
Sea Pines Montessori
Cross Schools

Check www.bhhmoms.webs.com for updates to that list.

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FOR MORE INFORMATION ON LOCAL PRESCHOOLS/SCHOOLS, VISIT OUR SCHOOLS PAGE.