Katherine Sandoz and the Iocovozzi Art Gallery present “Flower Power”


 
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2012 March of Dimes Savannah Shamrock Run


 
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Myers Landscape

Myers Landscape provides exceptional full service landscaping to the fine properties of Savannah and surrounding areas. Founded on the principles of quality, outstanding service, and customer retention; they are able to handle any landscape service. They are licensed and highly insured landscape contractors. One of the latest trends they have seen in the industry is that everyone is getting their weekend back and trusting their investment to a professional; that value is what clients are looking for, not necessarily price. At Myers Landscape, they believe that it is imperative to study your growing conditions, being that every area is different. They stress the necessity of knowledge of products such as the sharp blades being used, as well as proper water management. Find out why so many respect their customer service experience and attention to detail.


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Savannah Friends of Music celebration


 
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Dinesouth 2011: And the winners are…

Over 30 restaurants, 500 guests and one mechanical bull helped make DineSouth 2011 the greatest food event in Savannah to date. Famous foodie Jamie Deen and his family hosted the party, while a pack of farm animals, provided by The Hunter Cattle Co., helped partygoers get in the mood for a true Southern soiree. The event was also the release of South’s Food and Famous Folks Issue, which covers some of the most interesting people and culinary artists in the city. Make sure to grab your copy on newsstands now!

As part of the event, all the vendors competed against each other in three different categories and here are the official results:


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Thunderbolt Night Out

Join the City of Thunderbolt for a fun night out at the Thunderbolt Town Hall On October 3rd.


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SUP-ward Facing Dog: Standup Paddle Board Yoga

Come try Yoga on a Stand Up Paddleboard. This is the most fun you have had since you were a kid! We’ll do a few sun salutes to warm up and then hop on the boards and orient ourselves. The fun starts with a few simple poses then we’ll explore balance and alignment in more challenging poses.

Strong swimmers only.

Please wear your swimsuit and plan to bring water, a towel and sunblock. We will meet at the studio and carpool over to Lake Mayer for the class. There are bathrooms and a water fountain at the facility.

$35 includes Board Rental.


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Junior League of Savannah Thrift Sale

The Junior League of Savannah’s sixty-forth annual Junior League Thrift Sale will be held September 23rd and 24th at the Savannah Civic Center. This year’s event is sponsored by our community partners; SunTrust Bank, Savannah Bank, and Savannah Land Trust.

Admission is $5 on Friday and $3 on Saturday. Tickets are on sale now and may be purchased at the Savannah Civic Center’s box office or online at www.etix.com. Children under 2 are admitted free. No strollers or carts are permitted. Items sold on Saturday are half-price. All sales are cash only. Parking is free. For more information about the event, please visit www.jrleaguesav.org.

Thrift Sale merchandise is donated by League members and supporters and varies each year. Shoppers can find appliances, electronics, children’s clothing and toys, home and holiday decor, books, accessories, house wares, linens, furniture and more. Again this year the Sale will offer new-in-the-box merchandise and high quality items such as crystal, china, jewelry, and designer goods in the JL Boutique.

With this two day event, the League raises over $100,000 dollars, which are returned to the community through various League projects as well as training our members. The Junior League’s current focus area is Women and Children’s Advocacy. The Junior League of Savannah believes that women and children deserve to be empowered through quality opportunities in order to thrive and to be contributing members of our community. These opportunities should develop the whole person socially, emotionally, physically as well as academically. They are currently partnering with a number of local organizations such as the West Broad YMCA, and Memorial Health Children’s Unit.
In addition, the Junior League serves the Golden Isles and South Carolina Low Country areas, and members there will work on various education-related projects. The Junior League of Savannah and the Thrift Sale are sponsored by SunTrust.

The Junior League of Savannah is an organization of over 1,000 women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable. For information, call Junior League of Savannah Headquarters at 912-790-1002 or visit www.jrleaguesavannah.org.


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Shrimp Boil

Our Lady of Lourdes Church will be having a benefit Shrimp Boil on September 23rd featuring Shrimp, Shrimp Sauce, Coleslaw, and Potato Salad. The Council of Catholic Women will also have homemade desserts for sale. $7 Donations are requested, and deliveries are available for a minimum of 5 orders. Please call 964-0219 for delivery before noon on Thursday, September 22nd for delivery.


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Junior League of Savannah Thrift Sale

The Junior League of Savannah’s sixty-forth annual Junior League Thrift Sale will be held September 23rd and 24th at the Savannah Civic Center. This year’s event is sponsored by our community partners; SunTrust Bank, Savannah Bank, and Savannah Land Trust.

Admission is $5 on Friday and $3 on Saturday. Tickets are on sale now and may be purchased at the Savannah Civic Center’s box office or online at www.etix.com. Children under 2 are admitted free. No strollers or carts are permitted. Items sold on Saturday are half-price. All sales are cash only. Parking is free. For more information about the event, please visit www.jrleaguesav.org.

Thrift Sale merchandise is donated by League members and supporters and varies each year. Shoppers can find appliances, electronics, children’s clothing and toys, home and holiday decor, books, accessories, house wares, linens, furniture and more. Again this year the Sale will offer new-in-the-box merchandise and high quality items such as crystal, china, jewelry, and designer goods in the JL Boutique.

With this two day event, the League raises over $100,000 dollars, which are returned to the community through various League projects as well as training our members. The Junior League’s current focus area is Women and Children’s Advocacy. The Junior League of Savannah believes that women and children deserve to be empowered through quality opportunities in order to thrive and to be contributing members of our community. These opportunities should develop the whole person socially, emotionally, physically as well as academically. They are currently partnering with a number of local organizations such as the West Broad YMCA, and Memorial Health Children’s Unit.
In addition, the Junior League serves the Golden Isles and South Carolina Low Country areas, and members there will work on various education-related projects. The Junior League of Savannah and the Thrift Sale are sponsored by SunTrust.

The Junior League of Savannah is an organization of over 1,000 women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable. For information, call Junior League of Savannah Headquarters at 912-790-1002 or visit www.jrleaguesavannah.org.


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SCAD and The Limited Collaboration

The Limited is launching a brand new line of jewelry featuring original designs by SCAD students. Be the first to see it as they celebrate this brilliant collaboration with appetizers, dessert, wine, and cocktails in the store.


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Savannah Ocean Exchange Boat Parade

Join the Savannah Ocean Exchange as we Sailabrate the Sea with Savannah Ocean Exchange Parade of Boats! It is a true celebration as we parade from Skidaway Island to Thunderbolt in our 1st annual boat parade. Public viewing points will be available along the parade route culminating in the historic Thunderbolt Community of Savannah, GA. Prepare for fun in the sun as weSailabrate the Sea!


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9th Annual International Food and Wine Festival

St. Barbara’s Philoptochos Society would like to invite you to the 9th Annual International Food & Wine Festival Saturday, September 10, 2011, from 4:00-7:00 pm. Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door, or can be purchased electronically at savannahfoodandwinefestival.eventbrite.com. The festival will be held in the Hellenic Center of St. Paul’s Greek Orthodox Church, 14 West Anderson Street. No one under 21 will be admitted.

Come and taste food from 12 restaurants including, Lulu’s Chocolate Bar, Vic’s on the River, Garibaldi’s, The Olympia Café, Driftaway Café, Edible Arrangements, Taste of India, Toucan Café, Crystal Beer Parlor, 45 Bistro, River House Seafood, Papa’s Barbeque and Seafood, and taste over 50 wines for one incredibly low price.

Also taking place at the festival is a $3 raffle. First place wins a two night stay for up to four people through Tybee Rental Vacations, a $50 Gift Certificate to Sundae Café, and a $50 Gift Certificate to Hunter House Restaurant. Second place wins a one night stay with breakfast at the Hyatt Hotel, a $150 Gift Certificate to the Local 1110 restaurant, and a 2 person Tour with Old Savannah Tours. Third place wins a two night suit stay at the Inn at Ellis Square and a 2 person Tour with Old Savannah Tours.

All proceeds benefit the many charities of the Philoptochos Society of the Greek Orthodox Church.

For more information contact Betsy Varlagas, President, 398-8444.


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Open House At The Lucas Theater

Learn more about the historic theatre with self-guided tours and archival posters and documents, as well as what is in store for the coming season. Try our 90th Anniversary ice cream flavor from Leopold’s, snack on some popcorn, or just enjoy the air-conditioning. From noon until 4:30 p.m., the main level will be open to explore.

Starting at 4:30 p.m., you can also watch the Savannah Philharmonic as they rehearse for their Patriot’s Day concert. Until 7:30 p.m., this open rehearsal will be viewable from the balcony seating.

Free and open to the public. No reservation needed.


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Today in Georgia History Launch Party

The Georgia Historical Society and Georgia Public Broadcasting invite you to celebrate the launch of Today in Georgia History!

Today in Georgia History is an exciting educational collaboration that promises to make history come alive with television, radio and online segments that focus on historical events or people associated with a particular day in Georgia history.

Join us for drinks and hors d’oeuvres as we preview select segments of the television program, and hear from GHS Senior Historian and host of Today in Georgia History, Dr. Stan Deaton.

Today in Georgia History is a joint collaboration of the Georgia Historical Society and Georgia Public Broadcasting.

RSVP to twhite@georgiahistory.com

www.todayingeorgiahistory.org

This post was submitted by Brian.


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Web Chat with Vascular Surgeon Christopher Wixon, M.D.

Christopher Wixon, M.D., is a vascular surgeon at Savannah Vascular and Cardiac Institute and a member of the Memorial Health Board of Directors. He will answer your questions about peripheral artery disease and any other vascular conditions you wish to discuss during a live web chat. To send a question, simply go to memorialhealth.com and follow the links to the live chat.


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Alligator Soul

From organic made cocktails to hormone free entrees, Alligator Soul brings you the freshest ingredients to give the most coveted Southern dishes a sustainable edge and a hint of Cajun. Housed in a recovered underground grain house with all the seductive charm of a 1920’s speakeasy, Gulf favorites like creole-spiced alligator and lemon garlic Louisiana frog legs create a modern, contemporary menu for the discerning palate.


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Labor Day Weekend on Savannah’s Historic Riverfront

On Saturday and Sunday, visit a plaza full of great artisans selling unique and distinctive works ranging from simple craft to fine art, plus DJ’s-to-Go, Repicci’s Italian Ices, Savannah Kettle Corn and fresh cooked concessions. Ice cold Coke products plus Bud Light, Yuengling and Fat Tire adult beverages will make your weekend labor-free and packed with fun!

The Savannah Craft Brew Fest is right across the river on beautiful Hutchinson Island. Start your day or end your day enjoying the many flavors offered at this great event, but be sure to make your way back to River Street and end the night dancing under the stars on Rousakis Riverfront Plaza to the sounds of The Variations performing live at 7pm!

Solid Rock Games will bring out the kid in everyone in the Labor Day Fun Zone across from the Exchange Tavern and Savannah’s Candy Kitchen all weekend long! The Humane Society will have pups on site as a part of their adoption campaign; other non-profits include the Savannah Art Association, our Civil Air Patrol and more! What goes better with a Labor Day weekend than Bull’s Eye BBQ? Free Bull’s Eye BBQ Sauce sampling will be available Saturday and Sunday on the plaza across from Washed Ashore!

Please make it a safe weekend; if you decide to celebrate, designate! Designate a driver or call Tow-to-Go. AAA Auto Club South and Budweiser are teaming up once again to keep roads safe over the Labor Day weekend. Anyone who is impaired can secure a free ride and tow home. All you have to do is Call Tow-to-Go at 1-800-AAA-HELP (4357).

River Street’s Labor Day Celebration is free and open to the public and is presented by Verizon Wireless and Southern Eagle Distributors and is sponsored by Wet Willie’s, Coca-Cola, Bull’s Eye BBQ, Wells Fargo, Repicci’s Italian Ice & Coffee and your friends at Clear Channel radio! The event is hosted by the Savannah Riverfront and is free and open to the public!


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First Friday Fireworks

Start this Labor Day holiday weekend off with a Pop! Boom! Bang as Wet Willie’s First Friday Fireworks fill the night sky at 9:30pm on September 2nd followed by two days of arts, crafts, food, drink and entertainment!


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Charlie Fog Live at Kasey’s

Join us this Friday at 7:00pm for another installment of live music that is bound to set your toe a tapping and your soul back to the days of skulls and roses. $4 Cocktail features and $15 Bottles of wine all night in addition to our great dinner offerings.

Charlie Fog is an acoustic group playing music from traditional compositions, rock n roll, country, bluegrass, and early appalachia, infusing original instumentals that add to the already diverse song list. A polished act with over 12 years experience, Charlie Fog continues the long strange trip!


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