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FREE Outdoor Summer 2015 Family Concerts, Hilton Head Is., Bluffton

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

Summer Jam free family concertsFREE Hilton Head ~ Summer Jams
Tue. June 23-Aug. 11 2015 5-9PM
Summer Jams hosted by the Island Rec Center at Shelter Cove Community Park on Tuesday nights, June 16-August 11, 5-9 p.m. Family fun with The Surf’s Jeff Taylor, entertainer Rick Hubbard and fireworks after dusk.
Free admission; concessions and Kids Zone sold separately.
39 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Is., SC
More information: (843) 681-7273 or


Hilton Head ~ Sunset Celebration
picnic in the park!
every friday night from june 19-august 14
live music • family fun • shopping • dining • on the lawn
Sunset Celebration in Shelter Cove Community Park hosted by the merchants of Shelter Cove Towne Centre
Bring a beach, blanket and picnic to enjoy live music from Tim Cadiere & The Washboard Road Band, face painting, a juggler, bounce house and more.
39 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Is., SC
More information: (843) 686-3090 or


Palmetto Dunes Shelter Cove Free family events 2015 Hilton Head FREE HarbourFest at Shelter Cove Harbour on Hilton Head, SC
Monday-Friday, Memorial Day through Labor Day, 6-9 p.m.
Family entertainment with Shannon Tanner and Cappy the Clown, crafts, face painting, food and more. Tuesday night fireworks on August 11.
Parrot Palooza with Shannon Tanner and The Oyster Reefers on Thursday nights at 6:30 and 8 p.m., June 18-August 13.
Free admission.
1 Harbourside Lane, Hilton Head Is. SC
More information (843) 686-9098 or


Concerts that aren’t free but still fun:

Palmetto Bluff Summer Concert Series, Bluffton SC
Bring chairs and a picnic to enjoy an outdoor show.
August 11: Davis, Johnson and the Equinox Quintet
Gates open at 5PM. Concerts start at 6:30PM
Admission is $25 per car; proceeds benefit Family Promise of Beaufort.
19 Village Park Square, Palmetto Bluff SC 29910
More information here.  For updates on any cancellations due to weather, please check the Palmetto Bluff Facebook page.

Kids’ Art Club, Parents’ Night Out @ Scribble Art Studio, Savannah & Pooler

Monday, June 22nd, 2015

Kids Night Out Pooler Savannah

Give the kids a night out (and yourself a break!) with Kid’s Club in Savannah and Pooler.

Saturday nights are a happening night at Scribble Art Studio.

To register your little artist for a great night of a movie, pizza, and a craft at either studio click the link below.

Each club night, Scribble screens a different movie and has a craft themed to the movie.

Drop off 6-9pm, $30/kid ($20/siblings), to sign up call 912-713-7376 or register here. Pre-registration required.

To learn more about Scribble’s summer camps, art classes & children’s birthdays in Pooler & Savannah, click here or call 912-713-7376 or email

Savannah location: 212 E 37th St, Savannah, 31401

Pooler location: 115 Canal St, Pooler, GA 31322

Scribble Art Studio in Savannah & Pooler also offers private & group art classes, summer art camps, adult art parties & children’s birthday parties, both in the studio & at-home DIY art birthday kits. For gifts, Scribble as art kits & gift certificates. For more information, contact artist Carrie Christian at (912) 713-7376 or email  . Click here for more info. Scribble Art Studio is a advertiser

Sensory Soft Sunday for children with special needs, Savannah Children’s Museum, June 28

Monday, June 22nd, 2015

Sensory Soft Sunday Savannah Children's Museum

Sensory Soft Sunday is a new offering at Savannah Children’s Museum that’s exclusively for families with children that have special needs. Learn more here. 

Savannah Children’s Museum will open from 9am to 11am on June 28th to provide these families an opportunity to make connections while enjoying our many exhibits in a sensory-friendly way.

The number of attendees is limited, and pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Sensory Soft Sunday is our regular admission of $7.50 per person over the age of 18 months.

Registration required. Register by clicking here. 

Email with any questions.

Savannah Children’s Museum, 655 Louisville Rd., Savannah, GA 31401,, 912.651.6823 Coastal Heritage Society is a advertiser 

FREE Kindermusik class for ages 0-4, June 29, Savannah

Monday, June 22nd, 2015

Free-ClassKindermusik in Savannah with 88 Keys Piano announces a FREE DEMO DAY for children ages 0-4 Monday, June 29.

If you’ve always wondered what we do in a Kindermusik class, and how your baby or toddler can benefit, while spending some wonderful, quality time with YOU, come visit Kindermusik in Savannah on Monday.

Babies ages 0-2 meet at 9:20am, and toddlers ages 2-3 meet at 10:15am.

Any questions? Call 912.988.KEYS or email for more info!

Kindermusik…where music and learning play.

Kindermusik Savannah, email, 912.988.KEYS (5397)  Kindermusik is a advertiser

$5 kids’ art class for all ages @ ArtLab in Savannah, June 27

Sunday, June 21st, 2015

Art lessons for children Savannah ArtLab

You’re invited to the Hello Red, White & Blue Shindig @ ArtLab in Savannah.

Come join ArtLab in Savannah for a special $5 class at 12pm on Saturday June 27th.

You will be working on a patriotic project. This is a great chance to check out ArtLab and see what they are up to.

Wear your red, white and blue play clothes and bring your imagination! All ages welcome. 2417 Waters Ave., Savannah

Visit or call 388-1939 to sign up

Saturday Art Classes

Art Exploration Sessions
Saturdays 12-1pm
Ages: 6-11*
$15 per class with sibling discount
Projects will include color exploration, mixing experiments, creation with found objects and beyond. Artistic discoveries are always going on at the Lab.
*with flexibility

Tiny artists
Saturdays beginning June 13th
Ages: 2-5
$15 per class with sibling discount available
Parents and kids work together to create small projects introducing textures, colors and discovering art all around us. Take a creative break on Saturdays.

Summer is Awesome Camp
July 13th-17th
July 20th-24th
8-10 am
Ages: 8-12
$175 for full week of classes
The time of year to kick back and enjoy your free time. Summertime skills, projects and hands on adventure with a variety of mediums.

Individual lessons
Contact ArtLab for options. Email or call 912-388-1939
45-90 minute sessions available
Classes tailored to the artistic interests of each student.
$25-40, open to all ages

About ArtLab

ArtLab was established to encourage collaboration, education and inspiration between artists in Savannah.

Budding artists have a cozy place to take classes and work with a variety of mediums while having the opportunity to learn all about art and creativity.

ArtLab Sessions are regularly put together to unite musicians in a unique setting and bring independent music to the community.

ArtLab offers parties for adults, classes for adults, classes for kids & teens.

ArtLab, 2417 Waters Avenue, Savannah, GA 31404,, On Facebook here.  ArtLab is a advertiser

Princess & Mermaid Pool Party Fundraiser for Ella Bothwell, July 12, Rincon

Saturday, June 20th, 2015

Enchant My Party fundraiser Rincon 2015


Join Enchant My Party for a splash-tastic time with the Little Mermaid and her swimming mermaid friends at Dasher’s Landing in Rincon, GA.

There will be singing, storytelling and lots of pool fun.

There will be 2 sessions to allow for more one on one time between the children and the characters:
Session 1 is 1pm-2:30pm
Session 2 is 3pm-4:30pm

The princesses from Enchant My Party  hope to see you there.

Proceeds will go to Ella Bothwell’s medical fund to help cover the cost of her treatment.

Ella is a 7 year old girl who was diagnosed with a diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG), an aggressive tumor at the base of the brain. The rising second grader at Blandford Elementary in Rincon is undergoing extensive medical treatment.

Please visit Ella’s Facebook Page, Prayers for Sweet Ella, for more information about this special little princess.

Learn more here about the pool party.

This pool party is organized by Enchant My Party in Savannah , a children’s princess party business that sends costumed-princesses to homes or party spots to entertain at your child’s regal birthday party with storytelling; singing & dancing; crafts & games.

“Like” Enchant My Party on Facebook here.

Or you can help Ella by donating via a gofundme site here. 

Learn more about Ella Bothwell & the type of inoperable brain tumor she’s battling in our Savannah Morning News column “Praying for a miracle for Rincon’s Ella Bothwell” by clicking here. 

Enchant My Party,, Savannah, Ga.  912.713.1253, email 
Enchant My Party is a advertiser

Stroller Strong Moms Savannah Healthy Kids Cooking Workshop, June 29

Thursday, June 18th, 2015

healthy kids workshop Stroller Strong Moms Savannah Stroller Strong Moms Savannah invites you to a Healthy Kids Cooking Workshop after their workout class in Forsyth Park on Monday June 29 2015.

The stroller fitness workout group will have the workshop at 10:30AM, immediately after the 9:30AM Monday workout. Newcomers are welcome & the first class is free. 


Stroller Strong Moms offers stroller workout classes in Savannah, Richmond Hill,  Pooler where you can get a rigorous workout with your child in tow.

See the complete class schedule here. 

Stroller Strong Moms Savannah also offers a (well-deserved) Moms & Dads’ Night Out, race of the month & playdates.

Weekly classes

Stroller Strong Moms Savannah at Forsyth Park, Savannah
9:30AM Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays
1st visit free. From $7 per visit with 10 Class Pass pass

Stroller Strong Moms class at JF Gregory Park, Richmond Hill.
9:30AM Tuesdays & Thursdays
1st visit free. From $7 per visit with 10 Class Pass pass

Stroller Strong Moms class at Tom Triplett Park, Pooler.
9:30AM Tuesdays & Thursdays
1st visit free. From $7 per visit with 10 Class Pass pass

For more information, email

Stroller Strong Moms, 12 East Park Ave. Savannah, 31401, email On Facebook here. On Twitter  Stroller Strong Moms is a advertiser

Splash Fest 2015 @ Savannah Children’s Museum, July 25

Thursday, June 18th, 2015

Splash Fest 2015 at Savannah Children's Museum


Splash Fest is back @ Savannah Children’s Museum.

Beat the heat and come to the the splash-iest day of the year. Speed down a slip and slide, make a splash in one of the sensory pools, go wild in a sopping sponge war, dive into water science and much more.

Spray, splash and soak up all the fun at Savannah Children’s Museum’s 4th annual Splash Fest!

Saturday, July 25th from 9am to 2pm at Savannah Children’s Museum.
Cost: $10 per person, free for all CHS members.

More details here.

Savannah Children’s Museum, 655 Louisville Rd., Savannah, GA 31401,, 912.651.6823,, Coastal Heritage Society is a advertiser 

FREE preview performance of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, July 5, Savannah

Thursday, June 18th, 2015

free preview in the park A Midsummer Night's Dream Savannah A Midsummer Night’s Dream will have a FREE Preview in the Park on Sunday July 5 at 6PM.

This performance will take place in Forsyth Park in front of the band shell.

This program is sponsored by the City of Savannah Department of Cultural Affairs‘ Weave-A-Dream.

Outdoor family summer movies on Tybee & Hilton Head Islands

Thursday, June 18th, 2015

During Summer 2015, both Tybee Island & Hilton Head Island offer summer outdoor family movies.

Tybee free movies in the park Tybee Island 2015

FREE Movies in the Park 2015, Tybee Island

At Memorial Park on Tybee Island, a family friendly movie will be projected on the side of the Tybee Gym compliments of the City of Tybee Island’s Development Authority / Main Street Program and Partners.

Please note that the movie start time is an estimate. The movie will begin when it is dark enough for it to be visible once projected on the gym. If it rains, the movie will be shown inside the gym.
8:30 PM

Contact Chantel Morton, 912-472-5071, email



Cinema at the Stables 2015, Hilton Head Island
Lawton Stables, 190 Greenwood Dr ($6/per vehicle entrance fee to Sea Pines Resort). Cost: Suggested donation of $10 for adults, $5 for kids & younger.
July 8: Black Beauty
Aug. 5: The movie will either be Babe or Night at the Museum. Check their Facebook page here. 
Come and enjoy a movie outside while supporting Lawton Stables’ Wish Upon a Horse therapeutic riding center.
Concessions will be available. More information here or (843) 671-2586

Slides, water tables, bikes, scooters @ Once Upon A Child Savannah

Tuesday, June 16th, 2015

summer toys Once Upon A Child Savannah School’s out, the temperature is rising, you’ve stocked up on sunscreen. Do you have all of the toys your kids need to take full advantage of the summer months?

Once Upon A Child Savannah  @ 1100 Eisenhower Drive in Eisenhower Square has slides, water tables, bikes, scooters and more to help your kids make the most of their summer fun. Looking for something specific? Give  Once Upon A Child Savannah a call before you visit and they can check for you.

Once Upon A Child Savannah also has clothing, shoes, swimwear and accessories to keep your kids looking cool all summer long.

Have stuff that your kids no longer play with? Once Upon A Child is always buying toys and gear. A quick trip to Once Upon A Child could mean some extra cash in your pocket.

Recycle your gently used kids’ stuff today.

Once Upon A Child Savannah, 1100 Eisenhower Drive Eisenhower Square, Savannah, 31406 tel: 912-351-0555,  Once Upon A Child Savannah is a advertiser

Childcare Network Adventure Summer Camp in Savannah, Wilmington Is.

Tuesday, June 16th, 2015

Childcare Network Camp Savannah “It’s not too late! A Summer of fun awaits at Childcare Network’s Adventure Summer Camp!

Childcare Network is featuring 10 awesome themes, including Amazing Race, Summer Rocks, Super Heroes, Unusual Animals from Around the World, & many more.

Childcare Network’s Adventure Summer Camp Program is designed to provide a fun and exciting environment for your child, while continuing to help them explore and discover the world around them.

Call today at 855-792-6976 to reserve your spot.

Childcare Network has 3 Savannah locations & 1 Pooler location,,  On Facebook here.   Childcare Network is a advertiser

The Art Bash Studio in Savannah offers Family Time painting on Saturdays

Tuesday, June 16th, 2015

Family Time Painting program at The Art Bash Studio Savannah SATURDAY FAMILY FUN at The Art Bash Studio in Savannah

The Art Bash Studio – well known for their open public & private painting parties for adults, ladies’ night out creative events, painting birthday & bridal party bashes – now offers Family Time painting on Saturdays. The Art Bash Studio is at 7704 Waters Ave. (between Eisenhower and Mall Blvd)

For Saturday Family Time, bring your favorite soft drink. Needless to say, alcohol will not be served at Family Time.

NOTE: Children may not be dropped off. Supervision is required by another painter age 16 or older.

Upcoming Family Time themes & times include:

father's day events savannah “Beary Fun!” 1PM June 20
Cost: $30 for 2.5 hrs
For ages 8 & older
Door opens at 12:30PM. STUDIO TWO.
Preregistration required. Sign up by clicking here.

‘A Tail of Two Kitties” 1PM June 27
Cost: $30 for 2.5 hrs
For AGES 8 & older.
Door opens at 12:30PM.
Pre-registration required. Sign up by clicking here.

“An American Sail” 1PM June 27
Cost: $30 for 2.5 hrs
For AGES 10 & older
How about a little red, white and blue to get in the mood for July 4th.
Pre-registration required. Sign up by clicking here.

View the Art Bash Studio calendar by clicking here for other classes & events.


Painting Parties for Adults

The Art Bash Studio offers
*open public painting pARTies
*private painting pARTies

Learn more here.

The Art Bash provides the SANGRIA, your canvas, brushes, paint, apron, instruction and inspiration.
WINE included as always (except at Family Time). The Art Bash awesome art instructors make painting EASY, the WINE makes it all a pARTy. Call 912.484.3438 to book your event.

The Art Bash Studio, 7704 Waters Ave. (between Eisenhower and Mall Blvd), tel: 912.484.3438, email, The Art Bash Studio is advertiser. 

Adult Painting Party in Pooler, June 26

Monday, June 15th, 2015

Scribble Adult Painting Parties

Perfect Moms’ Night Out or Date Night event – Adult Painting Party at Scribble Art Studio in Pooler.

You will create a collage daisy painting that you’ll be proud to hang on your wall. 7-9PM June 26. Cost: $35/artist.

To learn register click here or call 912-713-7376 or email

Scribble Art Studio in Savannah & Pooler also offers private & group art classes, summer art camps, adult art parties & children’s birthday parties, both in the studio & at-home DIY art birthday kits. For gifts, Scribble as art kits & gift certificates. For more information, contact artist Carrie Christian at (912) 713-7376 or email  . Click here for more info. Scribble Art Studio is a advertiser

Full-Day Summer Art Camps for ages 6-8, Savannah

Monday, June 15th, 2015

Summer Art Camps Savannah Full-Day

Summer Art Camp at the City of Savannah Department of Cultural Affairs studio is a fun, popular full-day camp for ages 6-8.

While most of their week-long camps are already full for the summer, the following two weeks still have limited availability:

Session 4 – June 22 – 26 – Ages 6-8 (Has completed Kindergarten)
Session 8 – July 27 – 31 – Ages 6-8 (Has completed Kindergarten)

Details here. 
This a full day camp @ City of Savannah’s Department of Cultural Affairs studios, 9 W. Henry St.
Times: Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm
Fee: per child per session $150/$140 city resident

Daily Schedule
8:30am – 9:00am – Arrival
9:00am – 9:30 am – Meet and Greet / Art Centers
9:30am – 12:30pm – Rotation between classes
12:30pm – 1:00pm – Lunch
1:00pm – 2:00pm – Gym
2:00pm – 5:00pm – Rotation between classes
5:00pm – 5:30pm – Pickup

Registration details here. 

Art classes, camps & workshops @ City of Savannah’s Department of Cultural Affairs studios. 9 W. Henry St. (912) 651-6783 On Facebook here. On Twitter here. Savannah Dept. of Cultural Affairs is a advertiser 

Knights & Princesses Preschool Summer Camp @ Summit Gymnastics, Savannah

Monday, June 15th, 2015

knights princess camp Savannah Summit Gymnastics


Knights & Princesses preschool summer camp @ Summit Gymnastics in Savannah, June 22-26, 9AM-1PM.

Register online by clicking here.

For more information, call at 912-921-1034 or email

Summit Gymnastics, 74 W Montgomery Crossroads, Savannah, 31406, (912) 921-1034, On Facebook here. Summit Gymnastics is a advertiser