Art Classes: Scribble Art Studio in Savannah will offer After-School Art Classes & a Portfolio Builder Class, starting Aug. 30. Portfolio Builders sessions are for those students wishing to build a strong portfolio of diverse work for personal purposes or for entrance to an arts related academy. After-school art classes explore artmaking using a wide variety of materials, mediums including: design markers, tempera, acrylic & watercolor paints, printmaking, sculpture materials, collage, paper-making & more. Details here.
New Disney Cruise: Disney Cruise Line is launching their first new ship in a decade! The brand new Disney Wish will set sail June 2022 on 3 & 4-night Bahamas itineraries including stops at Disney’s private island, Castaway Cay.
The Disney Wish will feature new entertainment & a new water attraction, AquaMouse. Features include the first-ever two-story suite onboard Disney Cruise Line, a Frozen-themed restaurant, an interactive Worlds of Marvel, & an adult-only Star Wars™ Hyperspace Lounge. Details here.
Choreography class: The Savannah Cultural Arts Center welcomes teen dancers & choreographers of all levels to their new class: Basics of Choreography! Come ready to move & create. This class runs for 8 weeks. Thurs. 6:30-7:30PM, starting Thurs. Aug. 19. Ages 14+. Details here.
Fall Fun 2021: Poppell Farms pumpkin patch, 10-acre maze, hayrides & farm fun will be open weekends Oct. 2-Oct. 31 this Fall 2021. Poppell is celebrating 20 years! Details here.
Soccer Shots for ages 2-8: Enrollment for the Soccer Shots Savannah Fall Season is now open for children ages 2-8. Soccer Shots Savannah has locations throughout Savannah, Wilmington Is., Pooler, Richmond Hill, Rincon & Bluffton. Details here.
Register by Aug. 21: Seeking an ART PORTFOLIO for auditions next year?
The Studio School Youth Art Portfolio Prep Program in Savannah is a 20-week full support virtual arts program created for youth to present the best portfolio possible for school auditions in 2022. Application deadline: Aug 21.
Details on website www.thestudioschoolsavannah.com. Instructor: Lind Powell Hollingsworth. More details here.
Savannah schools: Bethesda Academy in Savannah has limited spaces available. For more information, please contact the school at 912-351-2068.
Bethesda Academy is an all-boys private school located in Savannah. Since 1740, Bethesda Academy has fostered faith, academics and leadership.
Cash in: Dates are set to shop, registration is open to consign. Savannah's biggest children's consignment sale - High Cotton Kids Fall/Winter 2021 Sale - is Sept. 21-25. Sell your kids' gently-used items. Details here.
Musical playdate for ages 0-7: Join Kindermusik Savannah on Sat. Aug. 28 at 10AM for its monthly musical play date. This month’s theme will explore BUGS! Music, instruments, movement, stories, singing & more. Watch your child blossom as you enjoy some quality time together!
Each child receives an instrument after class, 10 Kindermusik songs, a coupon to apply to future classes. Enroll online @ kindermusikwith88keys.com. Details here.
Parent & Me Time: When the big kids go back to school, bond with your little ones still at home. Find parent & me classes, events in Savannah & the Lowcountry here.
Daytrip!: Don’t miss playing and learning at the new Sandbox Children’s Museum at Lowcountry Celebration Park on Hilton Head Is.
Make your reservation online to secure your spot. Details here.
Free Walk with a Doc: Join Savannah pediatrician Dr. Yolanda Rivera-Caudill 9-10AM Sat. Aug. 28 in Daffin Park to walk towards a healthier you. Meet between Daffin's playground & fountain. Free & open to the public. Details here.
COVID protection: Dr. Blaine Crosland, a pediatrician with SouthCoast Health, recently spoke about protection methods to help cut down the spread of COVID-19 among students this back-to-school season. Details here.
Free golf clinics for kids: Yes your child can learn golf this summer! Thanks to FREE golf clinics for kids offered Sat. Aug. 21 by The Golf Swing Studio in Savannah. Details here. Fall youth golf classes: Golf Swing Studio will offer youth class this Fall 2021. Different classes offered for ages 5-18. Details here.
Playtime for ages 5 & younger: Tiny Tots Playtime @ Summit Gymnastics in Savannah will be offered every Tuesday & Thursday. Tiny Tots is for children ages 5 & younger & their caregivers. Kids can enjoy trampoline, foam in-ground pit, bars, balance beams & more. Details here.
Parent & child classes, too: Saturday classes for beginners, tots now offered @ Crowned Elite Athletics in Savannah including a parent & child class. Details here.
Golf lessons for kids: Sign up your child for golf lessons in Savannah this Fall. Golf classes offered this fall by Golf Swing Studio in Savannah include.
FUNdamentals Class, for ages 5-7
Prepare to Play Class, for ages 8- 12
Teen Class, for ages 13-18
Free private lessons & more: Enrollment open for FREE SMF Jazz Academy for 5th-12th graders in Savannah-Chatham public schools. The open enrollment period will run through Aug. 22. Details here.
Sugary snacks, drinks: Kid's Dentistree - a pediatric dentist practice in Richmond Hill - on how much sugar is in kids’ drinks, snacks. Lots of much-needed reminders in this list - such as chocolate milk has much as sugar as Sprite. See the list here.
Connect with other moms: If you’re pregnant or have a child in kindergarten or younger, Pooler MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) would love to have you join this year. Register for Pooler MOPS open house held today Wed. Aug. 18. Details here.
Free Family Day: Exploring Science Through Art in Free Family Day, Telfair Museums’ Jepson Center & Telfair Academy, Savannah: Aug. 21
Local residents are invited to enjoy the exhibitions Never Spoken Again at the Jepson Center and Progressive Regression at the Telfair Academy.
Family activities connecting science to art will be offered outdoors at the museums’ entrances, weather permitting, along with take-home art activities for children. Details here.
Children's gym: As Bluffton’s only children’s sensory gym, Ignite the Senses Children's Gym spreads community awareness & acceptance for those living with Autism in & around the Lowcountry. Ignite the Senses provides a safe & fun indoor environment where autistic & typical children can grow physically, emotionally, & socially together whether in the open gym setting or in any of the small group classes offered.
Ignite the Senses also has a new half day preschool program where children do active learning.
Toddler Tuesday themes: Each week, Toddler Tuesday - a program @ Savannah's Oatland Island Wildlife Center for 1-4 year-olds & their caregivers - focuses on one of Oatland’s animals, or a relevant nature theme. Register online. Details here.
GO! Find things to do in Savannah & the Lowcountry with your kids every day of the week in our Events Calendar here.
FREE Events in Savannah & the Lowcountry: Check out our FREE events page here. * FREE Family Day @ Telfair Museums Jepson Center & Telfair Academy, outdoor activities, Sat. Aug. 21. Details here. * FREE youth golf clinics in Savannah, Sat. Aug. 21. Details here. * FREE Party in the Park with bounce houses @ Lowcountry Celebration Park, Hilton Head Is. 5:30-8PM Thurs. Aug. 19. Details here. * FREE Kindermusik celebration classes for ages 0-7, Aug. 23, 24, 25. Details here.
* Enrollment in FREE SMF Jazz Academy for 5th-12th graders. Details here.
* FREE Walk with a Doc, Daffin Park, Savannah, Aug. 28. Details here.
* FREE soccer day @ Forsyth Park, Savannah, Aug. 28. Details here. * Daytrips to outdoor spots. Details here.