Digging History: An Archaeological Adventure, Massie School Museum, July 7 – 11

  Date: July 07, 2014 – July 11, 2014 Time: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Bring history alive! In this hands-on camp, participants will learn how archaeologists uncover the past, participate in an “excavation,” and discover all the archaeological treasures of the Georgia coast. Students will visit local archaeological sites, including Coastal Heritage Society’s Battlefield […]

Summer Camp – Motor-Driven Art, Telfair Museums, July 14 – 18

  July 14 @ 9:00 am – July 18 @ 3:00 pm Ages 6-10 July 14–18 | 9am–3pm Members $175 | Non-members $195 Go beyond pencils and crayons and learn to work with simple motors to create moving art and art that makes itself. Explore the fundamentals of line, shape, and color to create exciting […]

Meet the Inventor / Game Days, Barnes & Noble, Savannah, July 1

  Date: July 1, 2014 Time: 2:00 – 6:00 pm Board game inventor Eric Poses leads an afternoon of low-tech family/party games, including Loaded Questions, The Greatest Day Ever Game, Awkward Family Photos and the new ‘What Would You Do for a Klondike Bar?’ game. Eric will discuss his process of developing board games (from […]

Summer Camp – Geek Bling, Telfair Museums , July 7–11

  July 7 @ 9:00 am – July 11 @ 3:00 pm GEEK BLING! TECHNO-JEWELRY AND FASHION ACCESSORIES Ages 13-18 Members $175 | Non-members $195 Learn basic jewelry-making skills and explore accessory design by transforming outdated technology into wearable art. Students create unique necklaces, bracelets, earrings and even handbags using recycled computer parts, LEDs and […]

Puppy Trot Not Packet Pick Up Party at Tubby’s Tank House, June 24

  Date: June 24, 2014 Time: 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Price: $10 donation for supporters. A non-running benefit—for people and their canine companions, supporting Coastal Pet Rescue. Yappy hour specials on the deck with live entertainment. Puppy Trot Not provides all of the camaraderie, good feelings, commemorative T-shirts, bracelets, coozies, and beverage-sipping that a […]

Town Hall Meeting: Early Stage Memory Loss, St James Catholic Church, June 23

  Date: June 23, 2014 Time: 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Price: Free and open to the public. The Alzheimer’s Association, Georgia Chapter, seeks input on expanding programs for early stage memory loss. For people with early stage memory loss and their caregivers, to give input on fun, meaningful and important programs and services. Fellowship […]

Author Appearance: Carolyn Curry, The Book Lady Bookstore, June 17

  Date: June 17, 2014 Time: 7:00 pm Curry discusses her new book, Suffer & Grow Strong: The Life of Ella Gertrude Clanton Thomas, 1834-1907. Culled from Thomas’ many diaries and scrapbooks, a treasure trove of Southern history–one woman’s sixty-year journey from a childhood of luxury, through the Civil War and Reconstruction in Georgia, and […]

The Kirk Varnedoe Collection, Telfair Museums, Through July 20

  March 28 – July 20, 2014 Jepson Center Assembled in honor of the late Savannah native, scholar and MoMA curator Kirk Varnedoe (1946-2003), the Kirk Varnedoe Collection contains some of the finest examples of contemporary art in the Telfair’s permanent collection. This remarkable display includes pieces by some of the most pivotal artists of […]

Master Artist Photography Camp – Session A, Telfair Museums, June 16

  Date: June 16, 2014 Time: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Members $200 | Non-members $235 This intensive week-long program focuses on black-and-white and digital photography, as well as the basic functions of 35mm manual cameras. While instructors emphasize the advancements of digital media and Photoshop, they also cover conventional methods of film photography, including […]

Orly Genger: Undertone, SCAD Museum, Through September 21

  April 5 – September 21, 2014 The SCAD Museum of Art presents “Undertone,” a solo exhibition of recent work by the New York-based artist Orly Genger. Genger is renowned for her monumental sculptures composed of intricately hand-knotted and painted rope. A centerpiece of the exhibition is an ambitious, large-scale white rope installation “The Milkman” […]