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” […]

Juneteenth Lecture by Whittington Johnson, Telfair Museums, June 5

  Date: June 05, 2014 Time: 6:30 pm Free Savannah’s First Generation of African American Elite in the New Republic, 1790-1830″ This annual celebration of freedom takes place at the beginning of the month to kick off Juneteenth celebrations in the city and celebrate the Geechee Gullah Heritage of Savannah and the coastal region. Programs include a […]

Exhibit: Sam Nhlengethwa, SCAD Museum, Through June 22

  Feb. 18 – June 22, 2014 Life, Jazz and Lots of Other Things “Life, Jazz and Lots of Other Things” is Sam Nhlengethwa’s first solo museum exhibition in the U.S. Based in Johannesburg, Nhlengethwa is revered as one of South Africa’s leading contemporary artists. Curated by Laurie Ann Farrell, SCAD executive director of exhibitions, the exhibition […]

Film: Two Idiots in Hollywood at The Sentient Bean, May 28

  Date: May 28, 2014 Time: 8:00 pm Price: $6 Psychotronic Film Society presents this unknown film written by Stephen Toblowsky (who portrayed “Ned Ryerson” in Groundhog Day) in honor of his 63rd birthday. This is a film production of one of his plays. “Bizarre, freaky and …disturbing,” says Jim Reed. For “immature” viewers. The […]

William Jay Society Garden Party, Telfair Museums, May 29

  Date: May 29, 2014 Time: 5:00 pm Location: Owens-Thomas House Please join Telfair Museum’s William Jay Society as we indulge in libations in the beautiful Owens-Thomas House garden. Tours of the Owens-Thomas House will be given throughout the evening. Designed by the namesake for the William Jay Society, The Owens-Thomas House is considered by […]