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Giveaway: 2 family-four packs of tickets to Sesame Street Live! in June 2017, Savannah

April 19th, 2017

Sesame Street Live giveaway Savannah 2017

Sesame Street Live “Make a New Friend” is coming to Johnny Mercer Theatre @ Savannah Civic Center on June 13 & 14 2017 and SouthernMamas.com is giving away two family four-packs of tickets to this lively family friendly event.

To enter to win a family-four pack of vouchers to redeem for tickets, visit our Top 20 Spring Things To Do in Savannah list here, then comment on SouthernMamas.com Facebook page or on Instagram here about which event you are most looking forward to doing this Spring 2017.

We’ll announce the winner here & on our Facebook page and our Instagram page.

Sesame Street Live in Savannah

Elmo, Grover, Abby Cadabby, and their Sesame Street friends welcome Chamki, Grover’s friend from India, to Sesame Street. Together, they explore the universal fun of friendship and celebrate cultural similarity, from singing and dancing, to sharing cookies.

Join the fun and make a memory with your friends and family.

Savannah Showtimes
Tues. June 13 6:30PM
Wed. June 14 10:30AM

Ticket Prices
Tickets are onsale now at the Savannah Civic Center Box Office or online here. 
$17, $27, $40 (Gold Circle)
$65 (Sunny Seats)
(Additional fees may apply.)
*Kids’ Matinee – All seats $10 for school/daycare groups of 10 or more
(Excluding Gold Circle & Sunny Seats)
Sunny Seats include VIP seating and a photo opportunity with Sesame Street Live characters before the show.

Bug Fest 2017 @ Savannah Children’s Museum, May 27

April 18th, 2017

Bug Fest 2017 Savannah Save the date for Savannah Children’s Museum annual Bug Fest 2017.

This annual family-friendly celebration features bug crafts, activities and workshops. Savannah Children’s Museum community partners will be there to help us understand the importance of bugs in nature and in our everyday lives.

These little creatures make a big impact, visit Savannah Children’s Museum’s Bug Fest on Saturday, May 27 to learn more.

Skip the line! Members receive express check-in and free admission to Bug FestFind info on how to become a member here. 

Savannah Children’s Museum
655 Louisville Rd
Savannah, GA 31401
(912) 651-4292

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Sensory Soft Sundays for children with autism, special needs, Savannah

April 18th, 2017

Sensory Soft Sundays autism special needs Savannah Children's Museum

Sensory Soft Sundays @ Savannah Children’s Museum provide opportunities for families who have children with special needs or autism to make local connections before the museum opens, from 9-11AM on certain Sundays.

The goal is for families to explore and enjoy the space with less concern regarding crowds (weather permitting).

Tickets: $7.50 per person over the age of 18 months, and free for members.

The number of attendees is limited, please contact jpaterson@chsgeorgia.org for pre-registration. Please include your name, e-mail address, and number of attendees.

Sensory Soft Sunday will be once a month. Some future dates include:

Sunday, May 14, 2017
Sunday, June 18, 2017
Sunday, July 16, 2017
Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017

Savannah Children’s Museum
655 Louisville Rd.
Savannah, GA 31401

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Parent-and-me Savannah music classes: Do-Re-We Music & Movement for infants-3 years

April 18th, 2017

Music Classes for infants, babies, toddlers Savannah Do-Re-We

A new 10-week music & movement session for young children starts Thurs. April 20 in Savannah.

Do-Re-We is an early childhood music education program that incorporates the philosophy of Zoltan Kodály with early childhood learning theory and methodology.

Each week, you and your child will spend 30 minutes engaging in songs, bounces, games, and music-making classes tailored to her development level. While we giggle, dance, and sing, your baby will be developing early skills vital to healthy brain development.

Your instructor, Rebecca Flaherty, is a Classically-trained musician with a master’s degree in voice performance, and Kodály I certification.

Register online at www.dorewe.com.

Spring 2017 Schedule
Thursdays April 20 – June 29 (no classes June 15)
9:30 – 10AM Toddlers (13-24 months)
10:15 – 10:45AM Infants (0-12 months)
​11- 11:30AM 2-3 Years

White Bluff Presbyterian Church
10710 White Bluff Road
Savannah, GA
The 10-week session of classes costs $100.

Registration is open online at www.dorewe.com.

Questions? Call or text 912.398.7800.

Stay connected and see photos of Do Re We classes on Facebook here. 

Do Re We, www.dorewe.com, 912.398.7800 Do Re We is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

ImprovHub in Savannah offers improv classes for all ages

April 18th, 2017

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There’s a new improvisational theater in southside Savannah that you need to know about.

ImprovHub in Savannah offers improv classes for all ages – including a parent-and-child class- and hosts theatrical competitions before interactive audiences.

The art of improvisation teaches communication skills, team work building and creativity.

Sign your child up for an improv class where students learn the classic principles of improv as well as the newest advancements in improv development.

Register for classes online here.

Questions? Contact ImprovHub via email at info@improvhub.com or call (912) 659-4383

42 W. Montgomery Cross Road
Warehouse F
Savannah, GA 31406

Stay connected by liking ImprovHub on Facebook here. 

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Summer 2017 Improv Classes for Kids, Teens, Adults, and Parents and Their Children

Improv Classes for Pre-K – Kindergarten Students
Mondays, May 8 – June 26 @ 3:30-4:15 PM;
Seven sessions for $70. Register here.

Improv Classes for Elementary School Students
Mondays, May 8 – June 26 @ 4:30-5:15 PM;
Seven sessions for $70. Register here.

Improv Classes for Middle School Students
Mondays, May 8 – June 26 @ 5:30-6:15 PM;
Seven sessions for $70. Register here.

Improv Classes for High School Students
Mondays, May 8 – June 26 @ 6:30-7:15 PM;
Seven sessions for $70. Register here.

Improv Classes for Adults
Mondays, May 8 – June 26 @ 7:30-9:00 PM;
Seven sessions for $140. Register here.

Improv Classes for Parents & their Children
Saturdays, May 13 – June 24 @ 11:30AM-12:15PM;
Seven sessions for $70. Register here.

ImprovHub, 42 W. Montgomery Cross Road, Warehouse F, Savannah 31406, www.improvhub.com ImprovHub is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

FREE Savannah Children’s Museum’s 5th Birthday Celebration, May 13

April 17th, 2017

Join Savannah Children’s Museum on Saturday, May 13 10AM-4PM to celebrate 5 wonderful years of providing fun, hands-on learning experiences for you and your family, our wonderful community and schools, and visitors of all ages.

Thanks to wonderful support from members, along with community partners, supporters, and visitors from near and far, we have reached this wonderful milestone. Many of community partners will be there to help celebrate, along with Dark Shark – Taco Attack! and Savannah Square Pops if you want to purchase a tasty treat.

The Children’s Museum will also raffle off a one-year Coastal Heritage Society Household membership ($1 per ticket).

Don’t miss Savannah Children’s Museum’s 5th Birthday Celebration.
This momentous occasion is FREE and open to all.

During the event, museum members will receive 20% off regularly priced items in the Georgia State Railroad Museum and Savannah Children’s Museum gift shop.

Members who renew or join at the event will receive an extra two months added to their membership for free. Current members are welcome to renew early to take advantage of this offer.

Find info on how to become a member here. 

Savannah Children’s Museum
655 Louisville Rd
Savannah, GA 31401
(912) 651-4292

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FREE Kids’ Day @ Bright Life Chiropractic, May 20, Savannah

April 17th, 2017

Bright Life Chiropractic Savannah Kids Day Free events

Bright Life Chiropractic in Savannah invites your family to a free Kids’ Day, Sat. May 20, 2017, noon – 4PM. This free fun event will focus on children’s health, safety and environmental awareness plus will also feature fun activities like bounce houses, raffle prizes, petting zoo and food trucks.

FREE & open to the public.

Bright Life Chiropractic
2 Park of Commerce Blvd. Suite D
Savannah, 31405

About Bright Life

Bright Life Chiropractic in Savannah specializes in pregnancy, infants, pediatrics and family care.

Dr. Samantha Hornick and Dr. Jared Brown at Bright Life Chiropractic are Webster Technique Certified by the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association.

At Bright Life Chiropractic, Dr. Jared Brown and Dr. Samantha Hornick assist people in gaining victory in their health by offering cutting-edge chiropractic corrective care in Savannah’s most state-of-the-art chiropractic health care facility. Dr. Jared and Dr. Samantha focus on setting people free from their current conditions so they may live their lives to their fullest potential.

Dr. Jared Brown and Dr. Samantha Hornick provide specific, scientific neurologically based chiropractic care for you and you family!

Bright Life Chiropractic, 2 Park of Commerce Blvd. Suite D, Savannah 31405, 912.777.3717, info@brightlifechiropractic.com , www.BrightLifeChiropractic.com

Savannah schools: 35th Anniversary Open House & Free Play Day @ Maggie’s Morning School

April 17th, 2017

Savannah preschools Maggie's Morning School

Calling all alumni children, parents and teachers, as well as current and all interested families.

The popular Savannah preschool & pre-K – Maggie’s Morning School – is celebrating 35 years with an Open House and Play Day this coming Saturday, April 22 from 10AM-3PM.

Lots of fun including many of Maggie’s traditional favorites! The Planetarium. Rainbow Stew. bubble play, cool art, lots of different sensory play  and outdoor activities.

Maggie’s Morning School
6610 Abercorn St.
Savannah, 31405,


More about Maggie’s Morning School

Maggie’s Morning School  – named best Savannah childcare/daycare in Savannah Magazine and best preschool in Connect Savannah in 2016  – is a private, nonprofit preschool for children 18 months to four years old including Pre-K.

With half-and full-day programs, Maggie’s Morning School has become a beloved preschool since Maggie Smith started it in 1982.

Learn more about Maggie’s Morning School here. 

Come visit and see why Maggie’s is called “The Creative Alternative”.

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.

Travel Deals: Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Packages

April 16th, 2017

Travel Deals Savannah New York Thanksgiving Join Two Sisters Travel for the experience of a lifetime traveling to New York City for the 91st Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.

Two Sisters Travel has created some incredible packages that include accommodations (some parade view rooms), balloon inflation tour, private parade viewing parties, and even your Thanksgiving turkey dinner.

Of course these packages are customizable to include the Radio City Rockettes, tours & other highlights.

These 4-night packages start at $1,589 per person, double occupancy; third & fourth guest from $749 per person. Only $400 deposit to secure your package.

Kick off the holiday season with Two Sisters Travel, and make 2017 the year to check this experience off your bucket list.

For more information call 843.284.3241 or request a no-obligation quote online now.

Tara McCoy, Vacation Specialist at  Two Sisters Travel
Become a Facebook fan at facebook.com/twosisterstravel

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C.R.E.W. Kids!: The Savannah Mile after-school training program for kids

April 16th, 2017

CREW Kids Fleet Feet Savannah After-School Running program

CREW Kids! Savannah

Do your kids have some energy in the afternoons that you sometimes just don’t know what to do with when they get home from school?

CREW kids! program in Savannah includes running, field games and other fun activities that are perfect for releasing energy. This program will prepare your kids for the The Savannah Mile on Saturday, May 27th, 2017.

This 6-week program is facilitated by certified coaches who have a passion for encouraging and empowering our younger generation to live healthy, active lifestyles – and they make it fun. Instilling the value of physical exercise in the hearts and minds of children will translate into lifelong desire to stay fit for a healthier tomorrow.

April 19 – May 27 2017
Location: Daffin Park
Wednesdays 4:30PM-5:20PM
Registration Fee: $25 (includes a C.R.E.W. kids! shirt). REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!
Goal Race: The Savannah Mile
Age Range: Pre-Kindergarten – 5th Grade (OR Ages 4 to 10)
Questions? Email melissa@fleetfeetsavannah.com

Learn more here. 

Savannah Summer Camps 2017: American Girl, Princess, Tumble, Cheer Camps @ Savannah Sharks

April 14th, 2017

American Girl, Princess, Tumbling Camps Savannah Sharks Savannah Sharks Summer Camps 2017

Savannah Sharks offers a variety of camps for all ages including Tumble Camp, American Girl Camp, Super FUN Camp, Princess Camp, Cheer Camp.

Sibling discount 25% off 2nd child

May 31-June 2 Tumble Camp
Levels 1-5
Ages 6 & Up
$30 per day

June 5-June 9 American Girl Camp
9AM-2PM (Friday until Noon)
Ages 5-11

June 19-21 Super FUN Camp
Athletes of ALL abilities welcome
Ages 6 & Up
Field day games, crafts, talent show, contest, dress-up days, free play & more

July 10-July 13 Princess Camp
9AM-1PM (Thursday til Noon)
Ages 3-6

July 24-July 26 Tumble Camp
Levels 1-5
Ages 6 & Up
$30 per day

July 31-Aug 2 Sideline Cheer Camp

Learn more about these camps here. 

If you would like to sign up for any of these camps, please visit www.savsharkscheer.com/summer-camps and click on the Register button or click here to get started.


Parent & Me Playdates

Mommy & Me Play @ at Savannah Sharks

Savannah Sharks offers Mommy & Me Play for crawlers to age 4
Monday, Tuesday & Friday
$6 per day or punch pass $65

Stay connected by liking Savannah Sharks on Facebook here. 

Savannah Sharks Cheerleading and Tumbling, (912) 335-2234, 1686 E President St, Savannah, GA 31404
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Savannah Summer Swim Teams 2017: Registration open for Savannah Quarters Sailfish, Pooler

April 13th, 2017

Summer Swim Teams Savannah Pooler Savannah Quarters 2017

The Savannah Quarters Sailfish Swim Team in Pooler is a great way for kids to make friends and have fun this summer.

Established in 2015, the Savannah Quarters Sailfish Swim Team is a Pooler-based youth summer swim
team dedicated to the promotion and encouragement of competitive swimming.


Early bird registration for the 2017 summer is going now through April 30. Savannah Quarters offers discount of the registration fee & sibling discount. The season runs May 15July 9 2017.

Registration is available online here.  Registration closes May 15.


Summer fun

The team’s goal is to provide all participants with an enjoyable experience, developing great sportsmanship, furthering competitive swimming skills, and cultivating special friendships and lifelong memories.

The team is competing in the Savannah Coastal Swim League and will be hosting as well as traveling to various city locations for swim meets.

Team practices are 6-8PM Mondays, Thursdays & Sundays. Five meets throughout June 2017, usually on Tuesdays plus the Rising Star and City Meet @ Chatham Aquatic Center in late June or early July 2017.

Learn more here.


Contact info

Questions? Contact Zsofi Golopencza, Director of Recreation at 912-450-1704 or via email zgolopencza@savannahquarterscc.com

Stay connected to the Sailfish swim team on Facebook here.

Registration is available online here. 

Savannah Quarters Country Club, 8 Palladian Way, Pooler, 31322, www.savannahquarterssailfish.com, Savannah Quarters Sailfish Swim Team is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Savannah parent & me activities: Kindermusik musical playdates during April

April 12th, 2017

Kindermusik Savannah mommy and me music classes

Howdy partners! Time to enroll in Kindermusik Savannah with 88 Keys Piano’s April playdates: “Home on the Range!”

Saddle up your horses and let’s go round up them doggies—we’re singing to the music of the great frontier.

In these heel-kicking, rip-roaring rodeo themed playdates, you’ll find a little country, a little bluegrass, and lots of lively fun. Best of all, your little cowboy or cowgirl will take home an instrument, 10 songs, and a $10 coupon for weekly studio classes.

This playdate is being offered three times, but one date has already filled: Enroll online while there are still spaces left in the remaining two:

Saturday, April 22, 10AM
Wednesday, April 26, 10AM (full- wait list only)
Saturday, April 29, 10AM

Classes are open to children ages 0-7 and their caregivers. Cost is $15 for your first child; $5 each for siblings. Spaces are limited-visit kindermusikwith88keys.com.

Kindermusik…a good beginning never ends.

Kindermusik Savannah, kindermusikwith88keys.com,  email music@kindermusikwith88keys.com or info@kindermusikwith88keys.com, 912.988.KEYS (5397) Kindermusik is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Savannah Summer Camps 2017: Maven Makers ‘I’m a Maker’ Bootcamp

April 12th, 2017

Savannah Summer Camps Crafters Maven Makers 2017

Watch your kids progress from novice to maven this summer.

Sign your child up for one of Maven Makers Summer 2017 camps in Savannah.

Maven Makers in Savannah is a makerspace that supplies tools, training, and workshops in a variety of industrial and artisan fields for a monthly rate.

In the same way a gym membership provides access to an array of exercise equipment, a maker space grants its members the use of an entire workshop for a nominal fee.

During the I’m A Maker! Bootcamp, for example, kids will receive training on various shop equipment and power tools with an emphasis on their safe and responsible operation. Here are some of the camps offered this summer @ Maven Makers in Savannah.

I’m a Maker Summer Camp – Woodturning

Inspired by beyblades, you’ll learn the traditional craft of woodturning to make wooden tops and drag racers! This camp is designed for 11 – 14 year olds with an interest in learning about woodturning. The young Makers who attend will create two spinning tops, one carved by hand on a wood lathe and another utilizing state-of- the-art 3D modeling and 3D printing technology.
Learn more here. 

I’m A Maker Summer Camp – 3D Me!

What better way to start off the summer break than with learning about 3D design, 3D scanning, and 3D printing! This 4-day camp is designed for 7-10 year olds and will have every young maker make a bust of themselves to take home. Sign up today as this fun filled and educational camp is sure to fill up fast! Learn more here. 

I’m a Maker Summer Camp – Soldering My Summer!

This summer camp is about all things soldering for 11-13 year olds! Soldering is a fun and simple skill to bring all your projects to life! Each day will feature new soldering projects with everything from intruder alarms to light up badges. Learn more here. 

3D Wooden Puzzles and Savannah Crayons 

Saturday mornings are for making! This fun and simple camp will have you making wooden puzzle cubes and pouring your own Savannah inspired crayons. Come by for a 2-hour workshop on molding your own crayons and make your very own wooden puzzle cube! This camp is great for 7-10 year olds, but we welcome all ages! Every paid registration will leave with one wooden puzzle cube and 4-5 Savannah inspired molded crayons. Learn more here. 

The Coastal Empire STEAM Challenge 

A fast paced and exciting camp for experienced makers to push their skills to the next level. After learning the design process students will work in teams to solve a real problem facing the world today. Students will use tools throughout the shop to build their prototypes and compete for prizes

This class is for 10th-12th graders. Learn more here. 

I’m a Maker Summer Camp – Wooden Puzzle Boxes 

Make your very own Japanese inspired puzzle box while learning the essentials of woodworking. This camp is for 15-17 year olds. Learn more here. 

I’m a Maker Summer Camp – Underwater Robotics! 

Build underwater robots and compete again your peers in an obstacle course. This camp is for 11- 17 year olds. Learn more here. 

I’m a Maker Summer Camp – Raspberry Pi Arcade Controller!

Make a vintage arcade controller that you can take with you and play all your favorite games from the 80s and 90s. This camp is for 11-17 year olds. Learn more here. 

I’m a Maker Summer Camp – Soldering My Summer! (7-10 year olds)

This summer camp is about all things soldering for 7-10 year olds. Soldering is a fun and simple skill to bring all your projects to life! Each day will feature new soldering projects with everything from intruder alarms to light up badges. No prior experience is required as this class is taught at a beginner level.

Learn more here. 

The Maven Makers shop, 415 West Boundary St. Savannah, 31401, email events@mavenmakers.com Maven Makers is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Savannah Summer Camps 2017: Golf, Tennis, Play Camps @ The Club at Savannah Harbor

April 12th, 2017

Golf Tennis camps Savannah 2017Golf summer camp @ The Club at Savannah Harbor on Hutchinson Island next to the Westin looks like a kid’s dream.

On Monday, Wednesday & Friday, the campers play golf. On Tuesday & Thursday, they spend the day at the Westin enjoying tennis, swimming, arts & crafts, Frisbee football. Sweet!

2017 Sessions are 9 AM-12:30PM.
June 26-30
July 10-14
July 24-28
For ages 5-13.

$230 for 5-day camp
$200 for 3-day camp (golf only)

Pre-register one week before camp to receive 10% off 1 or 2 camps. Contact Paul Killgallon for more information or to register. Call 912.201.2240 or click here.

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

Crossfit kids classes & free trial CrossFit Hyperformance Athletics classes, Savannah

April 11th, 2017

Crossfit Hyperformance Savannah Kids' Fitness Classes Bootcamp

Community in Action @ Crossfit Hyperformance Athletics in Savannah

If you’re able to get in shape on your own – consider yourself one of the lucky few. Human beings are designed to thrive in groups. Science has shown over and over again that success in any endeavor – from losing weight to getting out of debt is more likely when you are part of a group.

We’re also more likely to reach that next goal with the help of a coach. Someone who can clarify the next win, help you incorporate the right tools and strategies to get there, and hold you accountable along the way. A good coach doesn’t just tell you what to do, but gets to know you and your motivations. They have the ability see potential before you see it in yourself.

At Hyperformance Athletics in Savannah, they incorporate powerful individual coaching with the energy and magnetism of being included in a group. People in groups progress faster because they learn from each other and embrace friendly competition. This is important for both kids and adults.

To learn more about Hyperformance Athletics proven process, The Winning Approach, schedule a free initial coaching appointment and workout. Or hop in on their next free workout: April 29 2017 at 10AM for The Squad Savannah Boot Camp (best for beginners) or May 6 2017 at 9AM for a regular class (great for folks that have been exercising on their own).

Crossfit Kids Classes
Current Schedule: grades 1 – 5 meet Wednesdays at 4PM and Saturdays at 10:15AM.
Summer 2017 schedule (June 5-July 22) Tues, Thurs, Sat at 10AM

Middle and High School Strength and Conditioning
Current Schedule: Tues, Thurs, Fri at 3:30
Summer 2017 schedule (June 5- July 22) Mon, Wed, Fri at 10AM

Call CrossFit Hyperformance 912-335-3615 or visit online at www.crossfithp.com.

CrossFit Hyperformance​, 904 E. 70th St.Savannah, 31405
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