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Fourth of July Fireworks & Kids’ Activities 2022 in Savannah, Tybee, Hilton Head Is., Richmond Hill

Tuesday, June 21st, 2022

Fourth of July Fireworks 2022 in Savannah & the Lowcountry

Richmond Hill Independence Day Celebration, Sat. July 2 2022
Sat. July 2 2022, 4:30-10:30PM JF Gregory Park, Richmond Hill
Free & open to the public.
Family fun with entertainment, fireworks, food, inflatables and more.
Admission is free. Learn more here.

Savannah-area fireworks, Sat. July 2 2022
Savannah Bananas home baseball game & fireworks Sat. July 2 2022. Fireworks immediately following the game @ Grayson Stadium. Details here.

Savannah Stars and Stripes July 4th Weekend festivities at Savannah’s Plant Riverside District
July 1-4 2022 1-10PM
Fourth of July weekend @ 400 W River St. featuring live music, aerial performances, nightly fountain shows, and a fireworks show. Savannah’s Waterfront Independence Day Fireworks Show over the Savannah River will be Mon. July 4 @ 9:15PM
Details here.

Savannah Fireworks, River Street, Mon. July 4 2022
Savannah’s Waterfront will host the annual Independence Day Fireworks Show on Mon. July 4th at 9:15PM. More information here.

July 4th Fireworks @ The Pier @ Tybee Island, Mon. July 4 2022
Mon. July 4, 2022, 9PM
Tybee’s annual celebration of America’s birthday. Independence day fireworks start between 9PM and 9:30 pm. The show is staged on the pier but is easily viewed from any of Tybee Island’s eastern beaches.



Shelter Cove Harbour Fireworks, Mon. July 4
HarbourFest on July 4 at Shelter Cove Harbour & Marina is an expanded version of the activities at Shelter Cove on certain evenings during summer. Entertainment; children’s activities, food and more. Activities start at approximately 6PM., with fireworks around dark at 9PM.
More information here.

Harbour Town Fireworks, Mon. July 4

Festivities in Harbour Town for a fireworks extravaganza over the famous Harbour Town Lighthouse and Calibogue Sound. Food, fun and live music. Fireworks will be at approximately 9PM. Details here.


Fourth of July activities 

(Savannah) Free Fourth activities @ Plant Riverside District, located on Savannah’s historic riverfront @ 400 W. River St. Featured performers include Lyn Avenue Fri. July 1, 7-10PM.; Natalie Goodman Sat July 2, 4:30-6PM;; Super Deluxe Sat. July 2, 7-10PM;; Ramona and the Riot Sun. July 3, 6- 9:30PM;; The Fabulous Equinox Orchestra Mon. July 4, 2-6PM.; Legacy Mon. July 4, 8:15-9:15PM.

The Parris Island Marine Band will perform live Sun. July 3,  noon-1PM. & 3-5PM @ Martin Luther King, Jr. Park along the riverfront. The 3rd Infantry Band will perform live Mon. July 4, 12-2PM @ Martin Luther King, Jr. Park. 

A Red, White & Blue Spectacular aerial show will feature performances by Cirque Divina July 1-3, 8:30PM., plus a special pre-fireworks performance July 4, 7:30PM. 

The July 4th celebration @ Plant Riverside District will also feature free activities for kids of all ages, including daily mini golf 1-5PM. in Montgomery Park, a daily Kids Corner 1-5PM in Montgomery Park offering arts & crafts activities. On July 3 & July 4, Kids Corner will be led by Savannah Ghost Pirates, Savannah’s newest hockey team.  

View a complete entertainment schedule here


(Savannah) Free ice cream for kids 12 &  younger for reciting the Pledge of Allegiance on certain afternoons during July @ Leopold’s Ice Cream in Savannah starting July 1 2022. More details to be announced.


(Richmond Hill) Independence Day Celebrations @ Fort McAllister State Park
Sat. July 2 & Mon. July 4, 2022 10AM-3PM
Celebrate Independence Day like it’s 1864. An old-fashioned celebration with living history demonstrations and musket demonstrations. $9. 912-727-2339. Details here.


(Hilton Head Is) FREE July 4th outdoor performances with beloved kids-entertainer Gregg Russell @ Harbour Town in Sea Pines Resort, 8-9:30PM ($9 per vehicle Sea Pines Resort gate fee). Details here.


(Hilton Head Is) Fourth of July parade in Harbour Town, Sea Pines Resort, 8:30AM-10AM Mon. July 4 2022 Show off your red, white and blue spirit by decorating your bicycle, wagon, dog or kids for this parade around Harbour Town. Meet in the parking lot adjacent to the newly remodeled Quarterdeck at 8:30AM to register and pick up decorating supplies. Parade lineup begins promptly at 9:30AM and entries will be judged on patriotism. Supplies limited to first 100 registered. Following the parade, there will be carnival games, inflatables and more. Call (843) 842-1979. Details here


Free water slides & more @ Waterpalooza 2022, Savannah

Thursday, June 2nd, 2022

FREE Waterpalooza @ all Compassion Christian campuses, Savannah, June 25 2022

Make a splash at this year’s Waterpalooza 1-4PM Sat. June 25 2022 @ all Compassion Christian campuses throughout the Savannah area.

For kids and adults of all ages.

Waterpalooza is a free family event that will be hosted across all campuses with waterslides and activities for the whole family to enjoy.

Register online here.

Juneteenth Free Family Day with Activities, Savannah’s Jepson Center

Wednesday, June 1st, 2022

Juneteenth Free Family Day @ Telfair Museums’ Jepson Center, 1-4PM Sat. June 18

Juneteenth Family Day at the Jepson Center returns with a libation ceremony, drumming and an appearance by the African Spirit at 1PM.

Artist demonstrations include Gullah/Geechee basket making by Gregory Grant and dollmaking by artist Theresa Martin. Storytelling by Jamal Toure, an African dance performance by Kwanzaa Collective 365, and a rousing musical performance by the Bailey Sounding Angels of Joy from the United House of Prayer will continue through 3PM in the Jepson Center’s Neises Auditorium.

Learn more here.

Juneteenth June 18 at the Jepson Center Schedule:

1:00-4:00pm:       Artist demonstrations and family art making activities

1:00pm                Libation Ceremony outdoors at Jepson Center entrance

1:30pm                Storytelling by Jamal Toure

1:45pm                African dance by Kwanzaa Collective 365

2:15pm                Musical performance by the Bailey Sounding Angels of Joy from the United House of Prayer

3:00pm                Curator’s tour of The Art of William O. Golding exhibition


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Free weekly kids’ music show @ The Sandbox Children’s Museum

Tuesday, May 31st, 2022

Free weekly live music show @ The Sandbox Children’s Museum on Hilton Head Is.

Join The Sandbox Children’s Museum on Hilton Head Is. on Mondays beginning June 13 2022, on the museum side steps for a free music show where your child is the star.

The fun begins at 6:30PM with juggling, ballon art, and games.

The music starts at 7PM with local children’s musician Rick Hubbard.


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Lowcountry Celebration Park

Pair your visit to The Sandbox Children’s Museum on Hilton Head Is. with a visit to the new Lowcountry Celebration Park, located next to the museum.

The new park off Pope Avenue near the Coligny Beach parking lot and Coligny Beach Park features:
*The Adventure Playground, named after the ship Captain William Hilton was on when he discovered Hilton Head Island. It features a reimagined design of the ship, playground, wading pool and more.
*An open pavilion and lawn for events.
*A perimeter walk
*Two fitness stations
*The Sandbox Children’s Museum
*Public restrooms

Lowcountry Celebration Park
94 Pope Ave.
Hilton Head Island, SC 29928


Free Summer Solstice Celebration with Tinkergarten, Lake Mayer, Savannah

Monday, May 23rd, 2022

Summer Solstice Celebration & free Tinkergarten trials, Savannah

You are invited to give Tinkergarten classes – which are outdoor classes where kids learn through play – a try for free.

Two free Tinkergarten trials and a Summer Solstice event are planned for June 2022. All will be held at Lake Mayer Park in Savannah.


Free class trials are Mon. June 13 and Thurs. June 16, both 10-11AM. All are free, but registration is required. Register online here.


Free Summer Solstice Celebration on Tues. June 21, 4-5PM.

Free & open to the public. Register online here.


Cheap summer kids’ weekday morning movies, Pooler & Bluffton

Friday, May 20th, 2022

Summer Kids’ Weekday Morning Movies 2022

$2 Summer kids’ weekday movies are back this Summer 2022 @ both Pooler movie theaters.

$1.50 summer kids movies are back @ Cinemark theater in Bluffton SC.

See the movie schedules here.

Jump into Summer 2022 Kids Festival, Bluffton SC

Wednesday, May 18th, 2022

Bounces Houses & more @ Buckwalter Place Park, June 11, Bluffton

Free Community Event: Jump Into Summer @ Buckwalter Place Park in Bluffton.

Children can enjoy bounce houses and games, 10AM-1PM Sat. June 11 2022.

Concessions sold separately

Learn more here.

Hosted by People for Parks


Free Friday Movie Nights @ parks in Bluffton SC

Move Nights @ various parks in Bluffton SC Fridays 5-8PM. Movies start @ 6PM

May 20 2022 – Space Jam: A New Legacy Movie Night (Buckwalter Place Park)
June 17 2022 – Encanto Movie Night (Field of Dreams)
July 15 2022 – Luca Movie Night (Martin Family Park)

Learn more here.

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Classic Disney films as Sunday matinees during Summer 2022 @ Lucas Theatre, Savannah

Friday, May 13th, 2022

Disney Classics during Summer 2022 @ Lucas Theatre in Savannah

A beloved Lucas Theatre tradition returns this summer: classic Disney films.

Share the magic of the big screen with the next generation at these Sunday matinee screenings of classic Disney films featuring themed giveaways, special guests, and other surprises @ Lucas Theatre in Savannah. .

Tickets are $5 for SCAD Card holders, students, seniors, and military; $8 general admission; and FREE for children 12 and younger.

Here’s the Summer 2022 schedule:

Moana, 3PM Sun. June 12. Purchase tickets online here.

Sleeping Beauty, 3PM Sun. June 26. Purchase tickets online here.

WALL-E, 3PM Sun. July 10. Purchase tickets online here.

Mary Poppins, 3PM Sun. July 24. Purchase tickets online here.

Aladdin, 3PM Sun. Aug. 7. Purchase tickets online here.

Lucas Theatre, 32 Abercorn St, Savannah, GA 31401


My First Movie certificates

Disney Summer Classics are the perfect way to introduce little ones to the magic of the movies and we think that’s something worth celebrating. So any child having their first in-theater experience at the Lucas Theatre will receive special recognition and go home with keepsakes remembering their special day.


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Blessing of the Fleet 2022, Thunderbolt

Thursday, May 5th, 2022

Free admission: festival, parade, entertainment @ Blessing of the Fleet

The 2022 Thunderbolt Blessing of the Fleet festival on the waterfront – presented by the Town of Thunderbolt along with community sponsors and partners – pays tribute to Thunderbolt’s local shrimping and fishing industry, offering live music, a morning parade, vendors, food trucks, a beer garden, free activities, raffle prizes and the fleet blessing by Bishop Parkes from St. John The Baptist Church.

Sat. May 28, 2022 • 10AM – 6PM
River Drive • Thunderbolt, GA
Admission is free but ticket required. Register here.

• Parade: 10AM
• Start of the Festival: 11AM
• Festival: 11AM–6PM
• Blessing w/ Bishop Parkes (St John the Baptist): 4 pm
• Stage Entertainment: 12–5PM
• Raffle Grand Prize Giveaway: 5PM
• End of Festival: 6PM

Free Saturday morning storytime & art activities @ Savannah Cultural Arts Center

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2022

FREE Saturday morning art program @ Savannah Cultural Arts Center, May 21

Free arts mornings are back at the Savannah Cultural Arts Center! Imagination Mornings are free, engaging mornings of crafts, stories and movement geared toward children up to 7 years old.

Free, family registration required due to capacity limitations. Register online here.

Saturday, May 21 2022, 10AM

Author Olivia Beaumont will read an engaging storytelling of the book she also illustrated, Tales from the Beautiful Mountain. After the story we will lead families in a creative movement exercise and whimsical craft!

About the book: A beautifully illustrated collection of short stories and fables. Unlikely animal heroes come to life when they meet impossible giant radishes, and a fantastical Cloud Palace. Olivia Beaumont gives an Old World flourish to her luminous paintings and her stories.

Registration and more information here.


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Free month for toddlers in June @ Kindermusik Savannah

Monday, May 2nd, 2022

Free month of Kindermusik Savannah classes for only eight toddlers in June 2022

Attention all families with children ages 2-3:  Kindermusik with 88 Keys Piano in Savannah is offering an ENTIRE MONTH of free classes for the first eight families to respond!

Classes will be Wednesdays June 1, 8, 15, and 22 2022 at 11AM. This class is open to 2-3 year olds who have NOT been enrolled in the Kindermusik program in 2022.

Hurry and save your child’s spot today:  text “FREE JUNE” to 912-432-5885, or email today.  Only 8 families will be accepted.

Kindermusik…music now, skills for life.  Kindermusikwith88Keys.Com


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(Savannah Summer Camps 2022) Free Girls Marine Science Code Games camp

Thursday, April 28th, 2022

Girls Connect Through Free Marine Science Code Camp

This is a one-of-a-kind experience for middle school girls in Chatham county to learn about marine science (underwater robots), and to design and program a playable game around this theme all under the guidance of female scientists, game designers, and programmers.

Girls Marine Science Code Camp

WHEN: July 11-15, 9AM – 2PM
WHERE: Georgia Southern’s Armstrong Campus
*Transportation and lunch included. The program is free to all participants.

DAY 1: Start the week with a field trip to UGA’s Marine Education Center and Aquarium,  where attendees will spend a day with the female scientists running UGA’s marine science underwater robotics program, and learn about how they use coding with underwater robots to study the ocean.

DAY 2:  Attendees will work with a SCAD game professor designing a game around the information they learned at Skidaway, and then be introduced to the Scratch programming tool,  an easy to use block based programming toolkit from MIT.

DAYS 3-5: Attendees will work with Savannah Girls Who Code instructor to implement their designs using Scratch. This will include learning a variety of important and fundamental computer programming concepts.  Attendees will have a completed game to show on the final day of camp, and will have a .

This camp is open to grads 5th – 8th for young women attending school in the Savannah Chatham County Public School System. It is designed for girls who have no coding experience.

There are 20 spots available. Applicants will be accepted in the order of their submission. 

There is no cost to attend.

Register online here.


Kindermusik Savannah classes free for newborns

Sunday, April 24th, 2022

Kindermusik Savannah classes free for newborns

Come join Kindermusik Savannah for free with your tiniest music maker!

All of Kindermusik Savannah classes are completely free for babies under 10 weeks. Your little one will get to be immersed in music from the very beginning, and you’ll get to meet a community of wonderful parents, grandparents and caregivers, who make up the Kindermusik family.

Text 912-432-5885 to set up your free trial today.  

Classes available for 0-7 year olds.

Visit for more info. 

Kindermusik…A Good Beginning Never Ends. 


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(Savannah Spring fun) Tybee Beach Bum Parade 2022

Sunday, April 24th, 2022

Tybee Beach Bum parade — also known as the world’s oldest, largest and most fun water fight (parade floats vs. parade watchers) — is back! It will be 6:30PM Fri. May 20 2022.

The parade kicks off at 6:30PM at the North Beach Parking Lot and makes it way through the Island on HW80 / Butler Ave all the way to Tybrisa Street.

Bring your squirt gun and the family!

Learn more here.

Free Family Fun Night @ Sandbox Children’s Museum, Hilton Head Is.

Thursday, April 21st, 2022

Free Family Fun Night @ Sandbox Children’s Museum, Fri. May 6, 5-7:30PM

Join Sandbox Children’s Museum on Hilton Head Is. for the last Free Family Fun Night of the season.

This free evening includes the Sea Turtle Patrol, the Lions club will hold free vision screenings, and Palmetto Pops if you need a treat to cool off.

Admission is free but please reserve your spot online here.


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Mother’s Day market @ Islands Farmers’ Market, Savannah

Thursday, April 21st, 2022

Mother’s Day Market Saturday @ Islands Farmers Market

Food vendors, artisan vendors, special guests, non-profit groups, etc. @ Islands Farmers Market this Sat. May 7, 9AM-Noon. This Saturday will also feature: photographer booth, face painting, bouncy house & more.

401 Quarterman Dr.
Savannah Ga 31410

(Free Savannah Spring Fun) SCAD Sand Arts Festival 2022

Wednesday, April 20th, 2022

SCAD Sand Arts Festival 2022, Tybee Is.

See spectacular sand structures at the SCAD Sand Arts Festival 2022 Fri. May 6 2022 on Tybee Island, featuring professor of fibers Ben Copperwheat and other guest artists. The event starts 10AM @ the pier on Tybee Island’s South Beach.

SCAD students and alumni compete to dazzle spectators and judges for a chance to win one of several awards.

Pack a picnic lunch, plenty of water, and your sunglasses.

This event, presented by the SCAD School of Foundation Studies, is free and open to the public for attendance. Registration to participate is open to SCAD students only through Fri. April 29.

Learn more here.


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Summer 2022: FREE Spray Pools in Savannah

Tuesday, April 19th, 2022

Summer 2022: FREE Spray Pools in Savannah, May 21-Sept. 2 2022

Spray Pools/Spray Pads Free Summer Kids Activities in Savannah

Summer in Savannah means time for free spray pools in some Savannah parks.

Kids can enjoy a cool water experience at the park under adult supervision.

For the 2022 Summer Season, spray pools at the Savannah parks listed below will open May 21-Sept. 2.

Forsyth Park spray pad: open Monday-Sunday from 10AM-6PM.

Hull Park spray pad: open Monday-Thursday from 10AM-6PM.

Learn more here.

(If you want to confirm spray pool is open before heading there, please call 311 for opening status spray pools)

Free admission to moms on Mother’s Day @ Children’s Museum of Pooler

Monday, April 18th, 2022

Moms get into the Children’s Museum of Pooler for free this Sun. May 8 Mother’s Day with a paid child ticket.

The Children’s Museum of Pooler is a non-profit museum that strives to provide hands-on learning opportunities and joyful discoveries for children and the community through engaging exhibits and programming.

Hours: Tues-Sat 9-5, Sun 1-5 (Open Mondays June & July 9-5)

Children’s Museum of Pooler is @ 200 Tanger Outlets Blvd Suite 589, Pooler, GA 31322


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(Savannah pediatricians) Dr. Yolanda Rivera-Caudill celebrates one year anniversary of The Tiny Beet Pediatrics

Tuesday, April 12th, 2022

Tiny Beet Pediatrics Savannah Pediatricians Yolanda Caudill Islands doctor

Savannah Pediatrician Dr. Yolanda Rivera-Caudill of The Tiny Beet

Congratulations pediatrician Dr.Rivera-Caudill on the one year anniversary of The Tiny Beet pediatrics on Whitemarsh Island in Savannah.

One year ago, Dr.Rivera-Caudill opened her own pediatrics practice. This past year we have seen how an idea, a vision for a better way of pediatrics, has become a reality. It’s a business that Dr. Beet’s whole family has been involved in.

Interested in becoming a member? Have questions?

Call 912-777-6830 or visit

The Tiny Beet is a general pediatric direct primary care (DPC) practice specializing in Lifestyle Medicine in order to focus on the root cause of patients’ health.

Dr. Caudill is on a mission to help her patients develop and maintain healthier lifestyles through general pediatrics and lifestyle medicine.


Walk With A Doc in Savannah 

Join pediatrician Dr. Yolanda Rivera-Caudill of The Tiny Beet on Saturdays, 9:30AM to walk towards a healthier you @ Walk with a Doc in Savannah’s Daffin Park.

Free and family friendly!

This a free event meant to encourage the community to live active and healthier lives.

Why do it alone when you can have a local doc by your side?

Walk with a Doc 2022 dates, every Saturday, 9:30AM
May 28
June 25
July 30
August 27
September 24


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Free swimming & more @ YMCA of Coastal Georgia Healthy Kids Day in Savannah, Pooler, Tybee, Islands, Richmond Hill, Effingham Co.

Monday, April 4th, 2022

Healthy Kids Day YMCA Coastal Georgia Savannah

YMCA of Coastal Georgia pools open on Healthy Kids Day, May 7 2022

Healthy Kids Day at all of YMCA of Coastal Georgia branches takes place on Sat. May 7 2022. This event is free & open to the public.

YMCA branch pools open that weekend for the summer season.

In conjunction with Healthy Kids Day, YMCA of Coastal Georgia is partnering with Totes to Tots for a backpack/suitcase drive at all the Chatham County branches (Habersham, West Chatham, Tybee, Islands) plus the Richmond Hill and Effingham branches. Totes to tots collects age-appropriate backpacks and small luggage for children in foster care so that they don’t have to carry their things in plastic shopping or garbage bags, as they unfortunately often have to do.

There will be a collection site at each of the above branches from April through Healthy Kids Day. The Totes to Tots team will be at the Habersham branch for May 7’s Healthy Kids Day celebration with a tent and larger-scale collection site set up. All donations will stay in the area and go to local children in need.

Contact your local branch for information on what other activities are planned for Healthy Kids Day!

YMCA of the USA is hosting a sweepstakes to celebrate 30 years of Healthy Kids Day. Three winners will receive a one-year family membership. Click here for details.



YMCA of Coastal Georgia offers swimming lessons @ branches. Find swimming lesson info here. 



  • Enrollment for YBASE and Fun Club Before- and After-School care is open. Register now before programs begin to fill
  • Donate gently used and new (child-size) suitcases, duffels and backpacks at the Habersham, Islands, Tybee, West Chatham and Effingham branches between now and May 7 for Chatham County foster children, in partnership with Totes to Tots. No child should have to carry their things in plastic shopping or garbage bags, as they unfortunately often have to do. There will be a collection site at each of the above branches from April through Healthy Kids Day, and the Totes to Tots team will be at the Habersham branch for May 7’s Healthy Kids Day celebration with a tent and larger-scale collection site set up. All donations will be staying in the area and going to local children in need.
  • Swim instructors are needed. Learn more here.
  • Summer Day Camp registration is still open. Themes and activities are different across the association, so check out the camp guide to find the right programs for your child.
  • EGYM is coming to the Effingham Y! The Habersham branch’s popular EGYM smart strength system is coming to the Effingham Y. Register to on-board now to start using this intelligence-based, user-friendly and fun system.


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(Savannah Spring Festivals 2022) Fire Festival @ Mary Kahrs Warnell Forest Education Center, Guyton

Monday, April 4th, 2022

Fire Festival 2022 Guyton Ga Mary Warnell Forest Education center

Fire Festival 2022 @ Mary Kahrs Warnell Forest Education Center 

Bring your kids to the second annual Savannah River Fire Festival at the Mary Kahrs Warnell Forest Education Center in Guyton, Ga. 10AM-2 PM on Sat. April 30 2022.

Adults and kids will enjoy a fun day outdoors celebrating how prescribed fire is good for Georgia’s forests and meet some of the organizations using it to support healthy wildlife habitat and reduce the risk of wildfires.

This is a FREE festival for the whole family with fire equipment, food trucks, face painting, and games. In case of inclement weather, the rain date for the festival is Sat. May 14 2022.

Learn more here. 

10AM-2PM Sat. April 30 2022
5960 HWY 17 SOUTH
GUYTON, GA 31312




Free introductory Kindermusik Savannah class

Sunday, April 3rd, 2022

free first Kindermusik class Savannah

Free introductory class @ Kindermusik Savannah 

Start with a free introductory class! Kindermusik with 88 Keys invites all new families to try their first class for totally free. With options on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays for ages 0-7, there’s a convenient class time for even the busiest family.

Schedule your free introductory class today at!

Text “FREE CLASS” to 912-432-5885.

Learn more at .

Kindermusik…A Good Beginning Never Ends.


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