Savannah Summer Camps 2023

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Homeschool Families Workshop: Spend the afternoon immersed in art at SCAD MOA

Saturday, April 20th, 2024

Workshop Wed. May 8, 1-4PM: Spend the afternoon immersed in art at SCAD MOA

Calling all homeschooling families! Amplify your student’s artist journey with an enriching workshop at the SCAD Museum of Art in Savannah. In this immersive experience, education and creativity collide to offer a field study for homeschooled students.

This event presents a unique opportunity for your students to acclimate into the art world as observers and creators. While they feed their creative minds among the exhibitions, they’ll meet other students and foster lasting community connections.

What to expect:

  • Artist appreciation: Encounter the work of diverse artists while touring the SCAD Museum of Art’s galleries with a museum educator.
  • Artmaking: Express creative ideas at interactive art stations equipped with the necessary materials and guidance to create art inspired by work seen in the museum.
  • Build community: Connect with other homeschooling families who share a passion for art and education.
  • Learn as you go: Deepen your appreciation for the world of visual expression while learning more about art styles, social significance, and the use of varied materials.

All ages are welcome. Students under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. To RSVP or send inquiries, email Hannah Thompson at hthompso@scad.edu.

This event is free and open to the public.

Learn more here.

(Savannah Summer Camps 2024) Scribble Art Studio Summer Art Camp

Sunday, April 14th, 2024

Changes & art summer camps @ Scribble Art Studio in Savannah

Recent changes @ Scribble Art Studio in Savannah: Paige Byrne, owner of Scribble Art Studio now hosts the children’s birthday parties @ Scribble Art Studio & Scribble instructors lead the classes & camps.

Half-Day Summer Art Camps for ages 4-11: Sign up for  summer camps @ Scribble Art Studio, which include mixed media projects, painting, drawing & sculpture.

Small group size with big ideas. Morning & afternoon slots. Materials +snack included. Daily draw warm up. 

Each camper has a special spot in the studio for all of their great work that week. Projects are different each week in June & July.

Morning sessions 9AM-Noon. For ages 4 & older .
Afternoon sessions 1-4PM . For ages 7 & older.

Sign up online here.

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Meet Chomp and Clips, Scribble Art Studio’s new 3D printed studio tools.

Chomp and Clips are looking for more 3D printed artworks and functional objects to share the magic of creativity together!  What would your very own creative one design in the studio? 

Students will design 3D artwork each week this summer along with other art materials in drawing, painting, printmaking and sculpture. 

Your child’s first idea on paper can become a tangible printed object is just one of the ways we will support your child to be as creatively confident as possible! 

Right now, you can give your child the gift of a creative camp with the special welcome pack:  Creative Camp with Chomp and Clips!

Your special Creative Camp with Chomp and Clips includes:

*3D printed artworks + made by your very own with original drawings, all materials included

*One camp day of the week you choose to bring a friend for FREE!

*Sketchbook and set of Markers

*One Session of 2024-2025 classes 20% off 

Sign up here for one of the 20 special welcome packs.

Scribble is fortunate to have Dustin, a mathematician from Savannah State, share his technology with the summer instructors Armando, Parker, Lauren & myself ready to launch your child’s ideas! 

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(Savannah Summer Camps 2024) Art Camps for rising 1st graders & older @ Savannah Cultural Arts

Monday, March 25th, 2024

Registration opens April 1 2024 for Summer Art Camps 2023 @ Savannah Cultural Arts Center

Art Camps are back at the Savannah Cultural Arts Center! Performing arts, visual arts, and new specialty camps for rising 1st graders and older!

The full-day arts camps for 1st – 6th graders will run every other week (even camp weeks).

Week 1 | June 3-7

Art Camp for Youth who are Blind or have Low Vision

Teen Camp: Metals & Jewelry

Week 2 | June 10-14

1st -6th Grade: Visual or Performing Arts

Week 3 | June 17-21

Teen Camps: Metals & Jewelry, Visual or Performing Arts

Week 4 | June 24-28

1st -6th Grade: Visual or Performing Arts

Week 5 | July 8-12

1st -6th Grade: Visual or Performing Arts

Week 6 | July 15-19

Teen Camps: Visual or Performing Arts

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Learn more about each camp and registration information here.

The Little Mermaid @ Savannah Children’s Theatre

Monday, March 25th, 2024

The Little Mermaid @ Savannah Children’s Theatre opens May 17

Journey under the sea with Ariel, Sebastian, Scuttle & all your favorite aquatic characters as Savannah Children’s Theatre brings Disney’s The Little Mermaid to the stage! 

This show is made possible by Dr. Carl Pearl MD PC, The Lesher Family Foundation, Coastal Care Partners, LLC, Jeff & LeeAnn Kole, Morris & Templeton Insurance Agency, Coastal Georgia Engineering Inspections, Law Offices of Joe Steffen, The Magical World of Toys, plus an incredible team of local volunteers ages 7 to 70, all working together to make live theatre part of your world.

Tickets are on sale now ONLY on SCT’s website here.  

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(Savannah Summer Camps 2024) Scribble Art Studio Summer Art Camp

Sunday, March 24th, 2024

Scribble Art Studio Summer Art Camps 2024Savannah

Sign up your child to make art this summer in the sun-filled, air-conditioned Scribble Art Studio in Savannah.

Enrollment open for Art Camp 2024 @ Scribble Art Studio in Savannah.

For ages: 4-11
Monday-Friday
Cost: $250

Morning sessions 9AM-Noon For ages 4 & older with instructors Caroline, Parker & Lauren.

Afternoon sessions 1-4PM . For ages 7 & older with instructors Armando, Hallie or Julianna. 


Create art with a variety of materials. Materials are provided:
Paint
Design Markers
Colorful Printing Inks
Mixed Media
Fiber & Fabric
Sculpture
and so much more!

Register online here.

212 E. 37th Street
Savannah, GA 31401
www.scribbleartstudiosav.com

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Sign Up For Youth & Teen Visual & Performing Arts Classes @ Savannah Cultural Arts Center

Sunday, March 24th, 2024

Arts Classes for Youth & Teens Start Monday at the Savannah Cultural Arts Center!

Time is running out to register your little ones for Spring arts classes at the Savannah Cultural Arts Center! Registration closes soon, but there’s still availability in select classes.

Children’s Dynamic Dance – Ages 9-13 | Tuesdays, 2:00-3:00pm

Parent & Child Movement – Ages 2-3 | Wednesdays, 10:00-10:45am

Youth Drawing and Painting (Ages 9-12) | Wednesdays, 4:30-5:30pm

Beginning Youth Clay (Ages 9-12) | Tuesdays, 4:00-5:00pm

Home School Art (Ages 6-12) | Tuesdays, 11:00am-12:00pm

Classes run for 6 weeks and cover various disciplines in ceramics, dance, drawing and more. All experience levels are welcome, and all materials are supplied.

Visit savannahga.gov/artsclasses to learn more and register.

All classes take place at the Savannah Cultural Arts Center at 201 Montgomery St.

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Star Wars Day: ‘May the Fourth Be with You’ screening @ Trustees Theater, Savannah

Sunday, March 24th, 2024

Experience the triumph of the Force in Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi at our annual “May the Fourth Be with You” screening celebration @ Trustees Theater @ 7PM Sat. May 4 in Savannah.

This screening features a photo booth, specialty concessions like Wookie Cookies, and other fun surprises.

Savannah Music Festival general admission shows are free for Savannah-Chatham public school students with new Explorer Pass

Friday, March 22nd, 2024

Savannah Music Festival 2024 is March 28-April 13

The Savannah Music Festival has a new initiative: the Explorer Pass.

SMF wants to inspire all Savannah-Chatham County Public School students and give them access to a first-class musical experience.

With the Explorer Pass, young people in our community, along with their adult chaperones, will be able to attend SMF general admission performances ABSOLUTELY FREE! See the schedule of general admission concerts here.

Learn how the Explorer Pass works here.

For more information and questions, please reach out to Aubrie Racies, Community Engagement Associate.
aubrie@savannahmusicfestival.org
office (912) 234-3378 ext. 109
mobile (386)-601-4571

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Parking Deals

iParkit is the official parking partner of the Savannah Music Festival. Select your garage, date and time and get a low, all-day festival price. Reserve your spot now.

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New Arcade Games @ Fun Zone of Pooler

Thursday, March 21st, 2024

New Arcade Games @ The Fun Zone in Pooler

For over two decades, Fun Zone has been the Savannah area’s go-to spot for family fun!

Our goal has always been to continually better our facility and entertainment offerings in order to
keep the fun going. We recently added a wide variety of new arcade games for all ages to enjoy,
and we have even more coming this summer!

Angry Birds Whacker – They’ve moved from the app to the Arcade. Whack away at the Angry
Birds you know and love!
Combo Boxer – Punch! Kick! Win! Set your difficulty level and break records with this
combination punch and kick game.
Marvel Adventure Lab – Get a photo booth experience with your favorite Marvel comic heroes!
Personalize your frame and receive a keepsake photo.
Monopoly Roll ‘N Go – A quicker way to play this classic game! Spin the dice and try to collect a
family of properties for a Monopoly Bonus.
Showtime Claws – More people, more fun! A classic claw with a twist. Try this four-player crane
game that’s more fun than ever before.
Spider-Man Coin Pusher – Test your Spidey Senses! Launch coins at targets in this Spider-Man
themed coin pusher for a chance to win big.
Urban 4×4 Off Road – Let the kids take the wheel! Go for a ride in this simulator-like 4×4
experience complete with video, lights, and vibration.

Whether you try out the newest games or stick with your favorites, you are sure to have a blast
with family and friends!

Before you go, make sure to cash in your E-tickets for awesome prizes at our newly stocked Redemption Center.

If you’re looking for even more adventure, try out our two Miniature Golf Courses or one of our four Go-Kart Tracks. We hope to see you soon at Fun Zone in Pooler

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(Savannah spring festivals 2024) Bug Fest @ Savannah Children’s Museum

Thursday, March 21st, 2024

Bug Fest 2024 @ Savannah Children’s Museum

Come to Savannah Children’s Museum for Bug Fest, the annual family-friendly celebration buzzing with bug-themed crafts, activities, and workshops. The event will be Sat. April 20, 10AM-1PM at Savannah Children’s Museum, 655 Louisville Rd. Savannah, GA 31401.

Savannah Children’s Museum educators will be delivering exciting programs, such as the eat-a-bug club, insect activities, and many other creepy-crawly programming throughout the day. We will also have many community partners providing bug-filled fun as well!

Admission to Bug Fest is included in the cost of regular admission to Savannah Children’s Museum, $10 for all guests 18 months and older.

This event is FREE for Coastal Heritage Society members. Become a member here.

Purchase your SCM admission tickets online now here.

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SCAD Museum of Art Free Homeschool Afternoons Savannah

Tuesday, March 12th, 2024

Attention Savannah homeschool families: free art enrichment workshops @ SCAD Museum of Art

Spend the afternoon immersed in art at SCAD MOA in Savannah.

Calling all homeschooling families! Amplify your student’s artist journey with an enriching workshop at the SCAD Museum of Art. In this immersive experience, education and creativity collide to offer a field study for homeschooled students.

SCAD Museum Homeschool Workshops offered Wednesdays: March 20, April 10, and May 8 from 1-4PM

This event presents a unique opportunity for your students to acclimate into the art world as observers and creators. While they feed their creative minds among the exhibitions, they’ll meet other students and foster lasting community connections.

What to expect:

·                     Artist appreciation: Encounter the work of diverse artists while touring the SCAD Museum of Art’s galleries with a museum educator.

·                     Artmaking: Express creative ideas at interactive art stations equipped with the necessary materials and guidance to create art inspired by work seen in the museum.

·                     Build community: Connect with other homeschooling families who share a passion for art and education.

·                     Learn as you go: Deepen your appreciation for the world of visual expression while learning more about art styles, social significance, and the use of varied materials.

All ages are welcome. Students under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

To RSVP or send inquiries, email Hannah Thompson at hthompso@scad.edu.

This event is free and open to the public.

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Register for Spring 2024 Classes @ Savannah Cultural Arts Center

Monday, March 11th, 2024

Registration for Spring visual and performing arts classes is NOW OPEN at the Savannah Cultural Arts Center!

Let your little one explore their artistic side or dance to the beat in 6-week classes specifically for Youth and Teens. Choose from returning favorites like Youth Drawing and Painting, Dynamic Dance, Clay classes and more! Classes start Monday, April 8 2024.

Teens:

Teen Clay (Ages 13-18)

Youth:

Dynamic Dance (Ages 9-13)

Discovering Dance (Ages 3-5)

Parent/Child Movement (Ages 2-3)

Youth Musical Theatre (Ages 9-13)

Beginning Youth Clay (Ages 9-12)

Intermediate Youth Clay (Ages 9-12)

Home School Art (Ages 6-12)

Youth Drawing and Painting (Ages 9-12)

Discovering Art (Ages 6-8)

Adventures in Art (Ages 9-12)

Registration takes place on CommunityPass. You must create a CommunityPass account and add all family members you wish to register for classes to the account. Visit savannahga.gov/artsclasses to learn more and register.

All classes take place at the Savannah Cultural Arts Center at 201 Montgomery St.

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Youth Comic Book Competition in Savannah

Tuesday, March 5th, 2024

Here’s a fun, creative competition for your child to do at home during Spring break.

Chatham County youth can take part in the Youth Comic Book Competition! Thanks a collaboration between The Front Porch & Neighborhood Comics

*Submissions must be original artwork, minimum of 5 pages, maximum of 20 pages

*Submission deadline is April 8 2024 at 4pm.

*Digital submissions: e-mail to scargile@chathamcounty.org

*Paper Copy submissions: drop off at The Front Porch, Monday thru Friday, 8:30am to 4:30PM.

*Competitive brackets for 1st to 4th grades, 5th to 8th grades, and 9th to 12th grades.

*Three main categories: Most Creative, Most Inspiring, and Most Artistic

Art Start: Toddler Art Program @ Telfair Museums Jepson Center Savannah

Friday, March 1st, 2024

Monthly art program for kids @ Telfair Museums’ Jepson Center, Savannah

Once a month, Telfair Museums’ youngest patrons are invited to the Jepson Center in downtown Savannah for story time, a special tour, and an art activity.

Strollers, crying babies, toddlers, and older siblings are all welcome here.

Thurs. March 21, 10:30-11:30AM: Come play and learn with us and explore ‘Frank Stewart’s Nexus!’

Space is limited, pre-register to secure your spot. Register online here.

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Spring Festival Fundraiser for Savannah Study Abroad Program in Savannah

Thursday, February 29th, 2024

You’re invited to a fundraiser for a Savannah schools Study Abroad Program in Spain, this Sat. March 23 2024, 7-11PM @ a home in Ardsley Park, 412 E. 57th St.

Musical & singing performances, silent disco, raffle, food and drinks.

Suggested cash donation: $20 adults, $10 students.

Kid-friendly musical ‘Honk’ opens @ Savannah Children’s Theatre

Thursday, February 29th, 2024

Honk” a musical retelling of The Ugly Duckling @ Savannah Children’s Theatre

Opening in just one week! Come celebrate our 20th anniversary with HONK, a musical retelling of The Ugly Duckling @ Savannah Children’s Theatre.

Showtimes: 7PM Fri. March 8, Thurs March 14, Fri. March 15, Fri. March 22 2024

3PM Sat March 9, Sun. March 10, Sun. March 17, Sat. March 23, Sun. March 24 2024

Get tickets online here or call 912.238.9015.

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@ the Sat. March 9 Show

Bruce Carr, aka No Ordinary Balloon Man, is coming to Savannah. The award-winning balloon artist is building a special balloon sculpture to give back to the community theatre that fostered & encouraged his creativity as a teen. Come see his work THIS SATURDAY at the March 9th performance of HONK!

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(Savannah Summer Camps 2024) Scribble Art Studio Summer Art Camp

Thursday, February 22nd, 2024

Scribble Art Studio Summer Art Camps 2024, Savannah

Enrollment open for Art Camp 2024 @ Scribble Art Studio in Savannah.

For ages: 4-11
Monday-Friday: 9AM-Noon
Cost: $250

Create art with a variety of materials:
Paint
Design Markers
Colorful Printing Inks
Mixed Media
Fiber & Fabric
Sculpture
and so much more!

Register online here.

212 E. 37th Street
Savannah, GA 31401
www.scribbleartstudiosav.com

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Savannah Spring Break Art Camps 2024 @ Scribble Art Studio

Saturday, February 10th, 2024

Spring Break Art Camps 2024 for ages 4-12 @ Scribble Art Studio, Savannah

Sign up your little artists for Spring Break Art Camp @ Scribble Art Studio in Savannah.

For ages 4-12.

Dates: March 18-22 2024 & April 1-5 2024

To sign up contact Scribble: 202-379-5643   info@scribbleartstudiosav.com 

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Corduroy opens Feb 24 at Savannah Children’s Theatre

Thursday, February 8th, 2024

Corduroy @ Savannah Children’s Theatre

Corduroy will open Feb 24 2024 @ Savannah Children’s Theatre.

Showtimes for this kids’ show are:

10AM Sat. Feb. 24 & March 2 2024

3PM Sat. & Sun Feb. 24 & 25 & 3PM March 2 & 3 2024

Purchase tickets online here.

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(Savannah Summer Camps 2024) Scribble Art Studio Camps

Friday, February 2nd, 2024

Art Camps for ages 4-11 @ Scribble Art Studio in Savannah

Registration is open & mobile friendly for Scribble Art Camp Summer 2024 in Savannah.

Register online here.

Scribble staff is excited! See this summer’s art teachers featured on Scribble’s Facebook page here.

Summer Camp 2024 @ Scribble Art Studio

Treat your young artist to a week of camp at Scribble Art Studio this summer. We have a new camp week especially for 4 year olds “Summer Sprinklers” Each camp week includes supplies and a mid-morning snack.

Sessions are 9AM to Noon for ages 4-11.

The cost is $250 per week and space is limited. Please email info@scribbleartstudiosav.com if you have any questions. 

Register online here.

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Parent & Child Art Start Program @ Telfair Museums’ Jepson Center, Savannah

Thursday, February 1st, 2024

Telfair Museums monthly Art Start program for caregivers & children, Savannah

Introduce your little ones to art @ Telfair Museums’ monthly Art Start program @ the Jepson Center in Savannah.

Thurs. April 18 2024, 10:30-11:30AM @ the Jepson Center in downtown Savannah.

$5 per child. Adults: Members free, Non-members $12

Start your day with art. Once a month, Telfair Museums’ youngest patrons are invited to the Jepson in downtown Savannah for story time, a special tour, and an art activity. Strollers, crying babies, toddlers, and older siblings are all welcome here.

Space is limited. Pre-register to secure your spot.

Register online here.

Summer 2024 Art Start Schedule

Thurs. May 16 2024 10:30-11:30AM. Register online here.

Thurs. June 20 2024 10:30-11:30AM. Register online here.

Thurs. July 18 2024 10:30-11:30AM. Register online here.

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Theater/Acting Classes for Kids & Teens @ Savannah Children’s Theatre

Sunday, January 28th, 2024

Registration is open for Spring 2024 youth acting/drama classes @ Savannah Children’s Theatre.

The Aristocats Kids class @ Savannah Children’s Theatre is for children in grades 2nd-5th grade.

Register online here.

Elementary students step into the spotlight during this engaging course ending in a full musical theatre production of Disney’s Aristocats!  Show Dates: May 3-5, 2024.

SCT performing arts classes include training in the disciplines of acting, singing and dancing. Students play theatre and improv games to enhance confidence and develop performance and vocal skills. 

Classes meet Tuesdays and Thursdays 4:30-6:30PM beginning Feb. 20.  No experience required.

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Once Upon A Mattress youth edition class @ Savannah Children’s Theatre is for children in grades 6-8th grade.

Register online here.

This class is specifically designed for middle schoolers who want to dive into the world of musical theatre, ending in a full weekend of performances.  Performance dates are May 3-5.  

SCT performing arts classes include training in the disciplines of acting, singing and dancing. Students play theatre and improv games to enhance confidence and develop performance and vocal skills.

Class starts on Feb. 20 and meets Tuesdays/Thursdays, 4:30-6:30PM.  No experience required.

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Spring Creative Adventures class @ Savannah Children’s Theatre for ages 4-6

For SCT’s youngest theatre-lovers! Each day of class introduces a new children’s book with songs, dances, and theatre games.  This class is designed to build on students musicality as well as their rhythm and coordination.

There will be a showcase on the final day of class to share the skills the students have learned during the session.

Classes start Wed. Feb. 21.

Register online here.

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Open Auditions for The Little Mermaid @ Savannah Children’s Theatre

Wednesday, January 24th, 2024

Open Auditions @ Savannah Children’s Theatre, Feb 5th & 6th at 7pm

Reminder: Auditions are for Disney’s THE LITTLE MERMAID is based on the animated classic, featuring all the songs you know & love from “under the sea.”

Come prepared to learn a song, a dance combination & to read from the script. Auditions are being held on two nights, but you only need to attend one! Break legs, everyone!

Learn more here.

Feb 5th & 6th at 7pm

Performance dates: May 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, 26, 31 & June 1, 2

Minimum Age 7 yrs and in 2nd grade

Roles available for youths, teens, and adults of all ages.

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(Savannah Toy Store) Free Storytimes & Valentine’s Fun @ The Magical World of Toys

Monday, January 22nd, 2024

Free Family Fun Events @ The Magical World of Toys, Savannah

Lots of free, kid-friendly fun coming up @ the independent and locally owned Savannah toy store: The Magical World of Toys in Savannah

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Valentine’s Fun & Arts Therapy Workshop

Sat. Feb.10 from 11AM-4PM come to The Magical World of Toys for free family fun

11AM-Noon Sat. Feb. 10: Youth Circus Arts Therapy Workshop (presented by Duality Rising)

1-4PM Sat. Feb. 10 Valentine’s Print Party (presented by Elate Apparel)

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Family Game Night & Kids’ Karaoke

FREE Game Day / Kids Karaoke is Sunday Feb. 18, 11AM-3PM @  The Magical World of Toys, a new toy store in Savannah’s Live Oak neighborhood off Waters Avenue.

If you haven’t visited this Savannah toy store yet, this event will be a fun chance to do so.

Toy store owner Dante Pierson regularly hosts community kids’ events at the store.

Learn more here.

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Sat. Feb. 24 2024 Free Events 11AM -4PM

11am-12pm Local Storyteller Storytime w/ Craft “Bumblebees On The Run” read by local author Lashone L. Grimes

1-4PM DIY Cobra Lantern Kit (presented by The Krewe of The Humble Hedonists)

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Learn more about The Magical World of Toys here.

Contact info: 912-417-4940

dante@themagicalworldoftoys.com

1602 Waters Ave.

Tuesday-Saturday 10-5 Sunday 11-3 Closed Monday

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