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Savannah reptile show: ReptiDay Savannah 2015 by Repticon, Sept. 6

Wednesday, August 19th, 2015

Repticon Reptile Day Savannah 2015 ReptiDay

ReptiDay Savannah Show by Repticon will be Sun. Sept 6, 2015  at the Alee Shrine at 100 Eisenberg Drive (off Skidaway Road) Savannah 31406.

The one-day reptile show and sale is organized by same team that has produced Repticon reptile Savannah expos at the Georgia Army National Guard Armory in the past.

ReptiDay will feature everything that you’ve come to love the most about Repticon all packed into a single day. See live animals from around the world, purchase pets and pet products direct from the experts at amazing prices you won’t find anywhere else, and learn more about reptiles and exotic animals at live seminars and demonstrations.

ReptiDay Savannah
September 6, 2015
Location: Alee Shrine
100 Eisenberg Drive
Savannah, GA 31406
Click here for map

Hours: Sunday: 10AM-5PM (Early Entry at 9:30 am)

Presentations: (Events & Times Subject to Change)
Sunday
11AM- Georgia Reptile Society – Live Animal Presentation
12PM – Cold Blood Creations – Reptiles as pets
1PM- Georgia Reptile Society – Live Animal Presentation
2PM – Southern Charm Rabbitry – Rabbits 101
3PM – Cold Blood Creations – Reptiles as pets
4PM – Georgia Reptile Society – Live Animal Presentation

Tickets

General Admission Tickets are sold at the door from 10:00am-5:00pm.
$10 (Adult), $5 (Ages 5-12), ages 4 and younger are free.
Online Tickets: Good for All Day.
Pre-Sale/Early Admission from 9:30-10:00am.
$12 (Adult), $5 (Ages 5-12), ages 4 and under are free.
Early Admission Tickets may be purchased at the door from 9:30-10:00am.

Online ticket details here. 

Free Savannah Mall concert with Emil & Dariel from America’s Got Talent

Thursday, August 6th, 2015

Free Savannah Mall cello concert 2015

The Savannah Mall will host America’s Got Talent Stars, Emil and Dariel Rock Cellos, for a rare public performance on Saturday, August 15 at 1 and 3 p.m.

YouTube Superstar  drummer Casey Cooper also joins the rock duo at Savannah Mall’s Center Court for this lively, one-of-a-kind appearance.

Both performances are free and open to the public.

Savannah Mall, 14045 Abercorn Street, www.savannahmall.com , 912-927-7467. The Savannah Mall is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

FREE concert featuring Country Music Artist Brandon Chase, Savannah

Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

Free Brandon Chase concert Savannah Armstrong Armstrong State University to Host Free Concert Featuring
Country Music Artist Brandon Chase on Sun. Aug 16 2015.

Brandon Chase was a fan favorite during his season-five run on NBC’s hit show “The Voice.”

This event is free & open to the public.

WHEN:
Sunday, August 16, 2015
3 p.m.

Where:
Armstrong State University – in front of Student Union
11935 Abercorn St.
Savannah, Ga.

FREE Leopold’s Ice Cream Annual Birthday Block Party with .96-cent scoops & family entertainment, Aug. 15, Savannah

Monday, August 3rd, 2015

Leopold's Ice Cream Birthday Block Party 2015 Savannah Leopold’s Ice Cream in Savannah celebrates 96 years of tasty memories @ their Annual Birthday Block Party Saturday, August 15.

Come to 212 East Broughton St. in Savannah for music, games, kid’s activities, contests and dancing in the street. You can even wear your best 1950’s soda shop attire and enter our costume contest.

In recognition of Leopold’s Ice Cream 96 years in Savannah, and as a way to thank the community for long and loyal support, Leopold’s will offer ninety-six cent single scoops all day.

The shop opens at 11 a.m., the block party starts at noon. The party continues until 7pm.

Meet special guest Lenny Munchompolous, star of Leopold’s brand new children’s book, “Leopold’s New Scoop.” After a reading of the book by author and soda jerk, Nick Cannon, at 3:30pm, there’ll be a special surprise for kids.

This year’s DIRTT Kid’s Zone will feature arts, crafts, games and a drop-off point for school supplies, gently used school uniforms and non-perishable food items for Blessings in a Bookbag (blessingsinabookbag.org). Drop off your donation and receive a coupon for a BOGO scoop of Leopold’s Ice Cream!

Kids (young and young at heart) can help blow out the candles and cut the birthday cake at 3 p.m. Free and fun for the entire family.

Stage Schedule:
Noon – The Savannah Children’s Choir kicks off the party
1:30pm – The Savannah Ballet School
2pm – Abeni Cultural Arts Performing Dance Studio
2:30pm -1950’s Costume Contest
3pm – Join us as we cut our 96th birthday cake!
3:30pm – Introducing Lenny Munchompolous! You won’t want to miss the unveiling and reading of our brand new children’s book!
4pm – Rhythm in Motion-Maxine Patterson School of Dance
4:30pm – The Ballet School with artistic director Heidi M. Carter
5pm – Coastal Starz representing Coastal Performing Arts Academy

Free kids’ summer reading shows/events this week of July 6 in Savannah

Sunday, July 5th, 2015

free summer library kids events Savannah This week’s FREE Summer Reading library  programs/performances @ Live Oak Public Libraries branches

For the complete list of the library’s summer reading program events, click here. 

Super Villain Soiree
To celebrate the upcoming Minions movie, we are taking a look at all our favorite super villain today. Come for games & crafts designed to make you the most evil super villain around! Ages 5-12
Southwest Chatham Library, 925-8305
Tuesday, July 7, 1 p.m.
Oglethorpe Mall Library, 925-5432
Monday, July 6, 1 p.m.

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Nerdfighter Party
A nerdfighter is a person who is proud to be nerdy, intelligent and awesome. Get in touch with your nerdy awesomeness at our party with trivia contests, button making, Super Mario Brothers Wii, and much more! Ages 12 and up.
Southwest Chatham Library, 925-8305
Wednesday, July 8, 4 p.m.

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Superpower Science
Super Power Science is a weekly science program where we study the science behind the powers of some of our favorite superheroes and villains. Each week features a different villain or hero’s powers. Ages 5-12
Oglethorpe Mall Library, 925-5432
Tuesday, July 7, 1 p.m. Magneto & the Science of Magnetism

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Children’s Wellness

Representatives from Memorial Health will come by and talk about children‟s wellness.
Ages 5 to 12.
Garden City Library, 628-5070
Thursday, July 9, 10:30 a.m.

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The Magic Man
The Magic Man (a.k.a. Bill Packard) provides a fun and memorable show featuring his award winning magic routines, music, comedy and audience participation. Ages 5 & older.
Bull Street Library, 652-3600
Monday, July 6, 10:30 a.m.
Rincon Library, 826-2222
Monday, July 6, 4 p.m.
Port City Library, 964-8013
Tuesday, July 7, 10:30 a.m.
Pooler Library, 748-0471
Tuesday, July 7, 4 p.m.
West Broad Library, 232-6395
Wednesday, July 8, 11 a.m.
Oglethorpe Mall Library, 925-5432
Wednesday, July 8, 4 p.m.
Thunderbolt Library, 354-5864
Thursday, July 9, 11 a.m.
Islands Library, 897-6233
Thursday, July 9, 4 p.m.
Hinesville Library, 368-4003
Friday, July 10, 10:30 a.m.
Midway Library, 884-5742
Friday, July 10, 2 p.m.
Garden City Library, 629-5070
Saturday, July 11, 10:30 a.m.
Southwest Chatham Library, 925-8305
Saturday, July 11, 3 p.m.

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Animal Heroes
Animals often show bravery in extraordinary circumstances and other times they comfort us at just the right time. Learn about some animal heroes and make a keepsake to take home. Ages 6 and up.
Tybee Library 786-7733
Monday, July 6, 3 p.m.

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Art in the Round
Use your creativity to explore art and geometry in this colorful program. Stamp, glue, sprinkle, paint, trace and color your way to two unique works of art. Ages 7 & older.
Forest City Library, 238-0614
Tuesday, July 7, 11 a.m.
Tybee Library, 786-7733
Tuesday, July 7, 4 p.m.

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Bubbles, Bubbles, More Bubbles!
This program features six fun, hands-on science experiments about bubbles plus a bubble art project for you to take home. Ages 4 & older.
Garden City Library, 629-5070
Thursday, July 9, 2 p.m.

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Superkids Yoga
Learn some easy basic yoga stretches and poses with Miss Ali that will be fun and make you feel invigorated. Ages 6-8.
Thunderbolt Library, 354-5864
Friday, July 10, 2:30 p.m.
Friday, July 24, 2:30 p.m.
Friday, July 31, 2:30 p.m.

 

FREE May Kids’ Events in Savannah

Monday, May 11th, 2015

free kids activities in Hilton Head Savannah

FREE Events in Savannah & the Lowcountry: Check out our FREE events page here.

May & June 2015 FREE Kids events

* FREE Admission to Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum, May 22. Details here. 
* FREE Family Stargazing Night @ Coastal Ga. Botanical Gardens, Savannah, May 23. Details here.
* FREE ArtLab Savannah art class for kids of all ages, Noon May 23. Details here. 
* $1 Summer Kids Weekday Movies @ Savannah & Pooler theaters. Starting May 26. Details here. 
* FREE Summer Reading Programs performances/programs/science experiments start June 1. Details here. 
* FREE spray pools open June 1 @ various Savannah playgrounds including Hull & Forsyth Parks. Hours & details here.
* FREE Swing into Summer art kids’ party, Pooler, Scribble Art Studio in Pooler, June 5. Details here.
* FREE showings of “Big Hero 6” (Rated PG) @ various Live Oak Public Libraries, June 6, June 13, June 20, June 21, June 27,  June 30. Details here. 
* FREE build a load n’go truck at Home Depot kids workshops. 9AM June 6. Details here. 
* Free admission June 6 & 7 & 1st full wknd of each month @ EdVenture Children’s Museum, Columbia, SC. Details here.
* Buy One, Get One Free ticket with donation of two cans of food @ Riverbanks Zoo in Columbia, SC during summer Toucan Tuesday deal, June 9-Aug. 18. Details here. 
* FREE Family Day @ Telfair Museums Jepson Center, 1-4PM June 13. Details here. 
* FREE Avengers workshop Build an Iron Man’s Avenjet @ Lowe’s stores 10AM June 13 Details here. 
* FREE Movies in the Park on Tybee Is.  The LEGO Movie. June 20 Details here. 
* FREE admission for dads @ Jacksonville Zoo & Garden on Father’s Day with purchase of one adult or child’s ticket & coupon. Details here.
* FREE Avengers workshop @ Lowe’s: build a Captain America motorcycle 10AM June 27. Pre-register. Details here. 

Ongoing

* FREE Summer Reading Programs performances/programs/science experiments start June 1. Details here. 
* FREE for kids Family Golf Clinics, 5PM Thursdays in May @ The Club at Savannah Harbor. Details here. 
* FREE STEAM: Have fun w/ Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Math after-school programs for ages 5 & older @ some Live Oak Public Library branches. Details here.
* FREE Dog Days when beginner readers read aloud to therapy dogs for ages 5 & older @ some Live Oak Public Library branches. Details here.
* FREE LEGO® Builders Club for ages 5 & older @ some Live Oak Public Library branches. Details here.
* FREE kids’ nature programs including Thursdays Toddler Time @ Skidaway Is. State Park. Details here.
* FREE library storytimes, weekdays Mon-Thurs. Details here.
* FREE Farmers’ Markets in Savannah, Pooler, Bluffton, Wilmington Is., Richmond Hill, Hilton Head Is. Details here. 
* FREE family-friendly activities on Hilton Head Is. Details here.  

Details on all of the above & lots more local free family events here.

FREE STEMFest open to all Girl Scouts & girls interested in Girls Scouts, Savannah

Monday, April 13th, 2015

STEM Fest Girl Scouts Savannah 2015

All Girl Scouts & girls interested in Girl Scouts are invited to a FREE STEMFest, May 2 2015 in Savannah.

Come for FREE STEM Fun – make fizzy paint, paper rockets, marshmallow catapults & more – Saturday May 2, 10AM to noon @ “Brownie” Park, off Skidaway and Goebel.

Open to Girl Scouts who can register for next year and girls interested in joining Girl Scouting. Always looking for caring adult volunteer leaders.

For more information, contact Susan Bass via email at sbass@gshg.org or Carolyn Perry at cperry101@comcast.net.

FREE Kids’ Fishing Derby, Lunch, Richmond Hill, April 25

Sunday, April 5th, 2015

City of Richmond Hill and Fort McAllister Sport Fishing Club are sponsoring Kids’ Fishing Derby 2015 for Georgia Cities Week

Fishing will take place Sat. April 25 between 7:30 a.m. until noon; weigh-in will happen between 11-11:30 a.m.; and prizes will be awarded from 11:30-11:45 a.m.

Hot dogs, chips and cokes will be provided free of charge.

The tournament is part of Georgia Cities Week, an initiative of the Georgia Municipal Association, gives cities an opportunity to share information about the valuable services cities provide to residents and how cities positively impact their quality of life. The week is also an opportunity to celebrate community achievements and recognize volunteers and city employees.

WHERE: J.F. Gregory Park
521 Cedar Street
Richmond Hill, Georgia 31324

WHEN: Saturday, April 25 2015
7:30 a.m. – noon

For more information, contact Marilyn Hodges at 912-658-1572 or Bobby Sauls at 912-547-8828.

FREE Girls Golf Fitness Program @ The Club at Savannah Harbor, March 7

Saturday, February 28th, 2015

Free Girls Golf Clinic Savannah March 7 2015

Complimentary Girls Golf Fitness Program @ The Club at Savannah Harbor

Get Fit with Dana Schultz, PGA and the USGA-LPGA GIRLS GOLF.

The Club at Savannah Harbor, in conjunction with the USGA-LPGA GIRLS GOLF program, will host a complimentary Girls Golf Fitness Clinic on Saturday, March 7th from 9:30 – 11:30 am.

The event includes one station on the Putting Green, one station will be Kwik Golf, and the 3rd will be an exercise station with healthy snacks.

The Club at Savannah Harbor, Hutchinson Is., 2 Resort Drive, Savannah, 31421, On Facebook here. 912.201.2240, email Golf.savannah@westin.com, www.theclubatsavannahharbor.com  The Club at Savannah Harbor is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

Memorial Health celebrates all things kids Sunday, March 8 @ Southern Women’s Show

Saturday, February 28th, 2015

MH_2013Tag_under_periodSunday March 8 is Mother-Daughter Day at the Southern Women’s Show in Savannah and Memorial Health is celebrating all things kids.

The Sunday schedule involves a sugary drinks demo, height and weight checks, nutrition info, safe sleep demos, SafeKids with information on bike, car seat, water and pedestrian safety as well as poison prevention, games, teen talk, and information on immunizations.

A Zumba class especially for kids will be held at noon Sunday, and look for cooking demos on healthy snacks for children at 1:30 p.m. on both Saturday and Sunday.

How to get FREE Admission

You can earn free admission to the show Sunday if you are among the first 50 people to show up with three boxes of character-decorated adhesive bandages (like Band-Aids), which will be donated to The Children’s Hospital at Memorial University Medical Center.

Meet the Snow Sisters from Frozen

The Snow Queen and Snow Princess will be appearing on Sunday, March 8 for Mother Daughter Day from 11AM-1PM. The first 50 guests will receive a signed poster and a $25 off coupon for Princess Productions. Join the Snow Sisters on the Fashion & Entertainment Stage for a 15-minute skit and sing along at 11:30am.

For even more information and tickets, please visit www.SouthernWomensShow.com.

Father-Daughter Date Nights @ The Melting Pot of Savannah, Feb. 23-25

Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

Melting Pot Savannah

Father-Daughter Date Nights, FEBRUARY 23-25 @ The Melting Pot of Savannah.

Because she’ll always be Daddy’s Little Girl… Enjoy cheese fondue and chocolate fondue (and a rose for each daughter) while making memories that you’ll both cherish for many years to come.

Make your reservation soon for this event. Just $29.95 for the two of you. (Add $12.95 per additional daughter) *not valid with any other promotion, offer or discount.

More details here.

The Melting Pot, 232 E. Broughton St. Savannah, Ga 31401 tel: 912-349-5676 for reservations, www.meltingpot.com/savannah  The Melting Pot of Savannah is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

Have a no-cook Friday: Enjoy a $21 fresh, pick-up meal for 4 from SCAD’s Cafe Bon Appetit, Savannah

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015

 

SCAD pick up meal service Savannah

Enjoy fresh food that is flavorful and cooked to perfection from SCAD’s Cafe Bon Appetit in Savannah with dinner for four for the low price of only $21.

Simply email Eric Davidson at eric.davidson@cafebonappetit.com by 2 PM Thursday Feb. 12. Please put FOHTY in the subject line. Remember to include your name and the number of dinners you would like to order in your email.  Please let him know that you were referred by SouthernMamas.com.

This fresh, pick-up meal service is open to the public.

Don’t forget to share with your friends . After five referrals, you’ll receive a FREE meal.

Meals are ready for pick up (complete with reheating instructions) on Fridays between 3-6PM at Jo’s Cafe, 201 W. Oglethorpe Ave. Methods of payment include: credit card, cash.

FOHTY recently started providing reusable tote bags to carry the meals. Please bring your tote with you on Friday and the meal will be placed inside.  If you do not have one yet, they’ll have more to share with you.

Savor your meal, your new tote bag & your no-cook Friday.

Learn more here. 

SCAD’s Cafe Bon Appetit,  http://scad.cafebonappetit.com/events/, 201 W. Oglethorpe Ave., Savannah, 31401 email eric.davidson@cafebonappetit.com. On Facebook here. SCAD’s Cafe Bon Appetit is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

Watch a wild Savannah Great Horned Owl & her owlets on The Landings Owl Cam, Skidaway Is.

Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

Great Horned Owl Cam Savannah The Landings Skidaway Island

Welcome the owlets:  This is the time to watch the Savannah Great Horned Owl mom on Skidaway Island LIVE via The Landings Bird Cam video feed. The two owlets are growing so fast and the mama owl is working so hard to keep them well-fed & protected.

Visit  The Landings Bird Cam or The Cornell Lab of Ornithology to see live 24/7 video with audio of what is happening in the abandoned eagle’s nest that is atop a pine tree in The Landings.

Watch the two chicks grow and fledge.

The streaming video is made possible thanks to a partnership with Cornell University Lab of Ornithology. The video feed can also be seen on the Georgia DNR site http://www.georgiawildlife.com/cams

The cameras have infrared capability, enabling nighttime viewing without disrupting the owls, according to the Savannah Owl Cam @ The Landings web site. Read more here about the owls & how this bald eagle’s nest in The Landings became an owl’s nest.

Follow the owls on Twitter at SavannahOwls and on Facebook here. 

The Landings Bird Cam site also has a link to this fun, kids’ The Owl Song by The Whizpops. Click here & watch your kids hoot along.

Free dental care for ages 3-18 @ Savannah Technical College, Feb. 6

Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

Free dental care on Give Kids A Smile Day for ages 3 to 18 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m., Feb. 6 2015

Savannah Technical College will host Give Kids a Smile, a free event for children ages 3 to 18 to receive dental care from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m., on Friday, February 6 in the Eckburg Auditorium (5717 White Bluff Road, Savannah 31405). This event is coordinated through a partnership with the Georgia Dental Association, Southeastern Dental District, the Savannah Dental Society and Savannah Technical College’s Dental Hygiene and Dental Assisting Departments.

For more info about Give Kids a Smile Day, contact Dr. Felix Maher 912.352.0546 or Health Sciences Academic Advisor Ebony Walker 912.443.5352 or ewalker@savannahtech.edu

For more information about Savannah Tech’s Dental Hygiene or Dental Assisting programs admission, please contact STC’s Health Sciences Academic Advisor Ebony Walker (ewalker@savannahtech.edu or 912.443.5721) or Dr. Suzanne Edenfield (sedenfield@savannahtech.edu) for Dental Hygiene or Stephanie Derfus (sderfus@savannahtech.edu) for Dental Assisting.

FREE showing of The Shaggy Dog to help keep Bark Park open, Richmond Hill

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

Free Movie Night Bark Park Fundraiser Richmond Hill Movie Night Fundraiser to help keep The Bryan County Bark Park dog park open

The Ice Cream Stop will screen The Shaggy Dog, 6:30PM Fri. Jan. 23 2015

The Bryan County Bark Park announces a fun night out for your human and canine family this Friday January 23rd at 6.30pm. The Shaggy Dog is a dog and child friendly Disney movie starring comedian Tim Allen who is accidentally transformed into a lovable dog. The movie is free to view and will be screened at The Ice Cream Stop near Publix on Hwy 144.

This event will help to raise vital funds to keep the Bark Park open at Henderson Park. The non-profit organization behind this free community facility is responsible for all the costs associated with building and maintaining this popular dog park.

Starting at 6:30pm, The Shaggy Dog will be screened by Bill and Gayle Pollard, owners of The Ice Cream Stop, who are generously donating a percentage of all proceeds from the meal deals and ice cream sales during this movie screening on the evening of January 23rd.

Meal deals include the purchase of a hot dog, chips or popcorn with a drink for only $3 or the same meal plus ice cream for only $5. If the evening is chilly, hot chocolate will be available for purchase and free ice cream will be provided for dogs joining their families for movie night under the stars.

Entry is free and well behaved dogs are encouraged to attend.

Cute ‘Bark Park’ products with the Bryan logo will be for sale including koozies, sweatshirts, T-shirts, dog and human soap, poop bags, decals and tasty human and doggie cookies.

For more information, visit bryancountybarkpark.com and like the Bark Park on Facebook here.

Gone With The Wind movie @ Lucas Theater, Nov. 28

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

Gone with the Wind Lucas Theater Savannah Gone with the Wind will be shown at the Lucas Theater in downtown Savannah FRIDAY NOVEMBER 28 AT 7 PM

Celebrate the 75th Anniversary of this classic film.

Rated PG. 238 minutes.

Tickets are $8 general admission or $5 student/senior/military. Also eligible for use with the Lucas Theatre Movie Pass. Available online or by calling 912-525-5050. You may also pick up tickets in person at the Savannah Box Office at 216 E. Broughton Street.

Don’t miss Happy Half Hour before each of the Lucas Theater movies. From 6-6:30 enjoy half price beer and popcorn specials.

Details here.