Road Scholar Takes Maiden Journey Through the Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

By | February 09, 2011

Road Scholar/Elderhostel, the global leader in lifelong learning, has added a new adventure to its more than 8,000 programs that takes participants through the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., in his native Atlanta. Three years in the making, the newly developed program will take place from April 7 – 11, 2011. Participants will begin their adventure … Continue reading “Road Scholar Takes Maiden Journey Through the Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.”

African American History Month at Fort Pulaski

By | February 09, 2011

Fort Pulaski National Monument will observe African American History Month throughout the month of February. There will be special programs offered every Sunday during the month of February. Fort Pulaski National Monument’s African American History Month observance will culminate with a two-day event on Saturday, February 26 and Sunday, February 27. The theme for African American History Month in 2011 … Continue reading “African American History Month at Fort Pulaski”

Mayor Joins French and German Consuls in Naming Honorary Consul

By | February 09, 2011

On Thursday February 3, 2011 Savannah Mayor Otis Johnson met with the Consuls General of Germany and France, Dr. Lutz Hermann Gorgens and Mr. Pascal Le Duff. The gentlemen came together at Savannah City Hall to announce and introduce Mr. Dennis Blackburne, the newly appointed Honorary Consul of France and Germany who will be the only official foreign representative in … Continue reading “Mayor Joins French and German Consuls in Naming Honorary Consul”

Art for a Cause, and Chocolate Too!

By | February 09, 2011

The Savannah Children’s Choir and the member galleries of the Savannah Fine Arts Dealers Association (SavFADA) invite the public to the second annual ArtHop on Friday, February 11. SavFADA’s member galleries — Chroma, Friedman’s Fine Art, Grand Bohemian (at the Mansion), Kobo and Ray Ellis Gallery — will each host a reception from 5:30-8:00 p.m. Each reception will have a … Continue reading “Art for a Cause, and Chocolate Too!”

Chamber Holds Savannah Chatham Day Held in Atlanta

By | February 09, 2011

The Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce’s annual Savannah Chatham Day was held on Thursday, January 27 in Atlanta. Each year, more than 250 Chamber members and local elected leaders travel to Atlanta to meet with our state elected officials while also providing some Southern hospitality. Meetings were held at the State Capitol, with the annual Seafood Festival taking place at … Continue reading “Chamber Holds Savannah Chatham Day Held in Atlanta”

AWOL Presents Situations: The Trials and Tribulations of Youth Shakespeare’s Sonnets

By | February 09, 2011

This year, the AWOL kids will be wowing Savannah theater goers with another installment inspired by the work of William Shakespeare entitled, Situations, a story about the trials and tribulations of Savannah youth on February 11-12th at 7pm at the Trustees Theater located at 216 East Broughton, St. Lakesha Green, AWOL’s theater arts director, has had an opportunity to work … Continue reading “AWOL Presents Situations: The Trials and Tribulations of Youth Shakespeare’s Sonnets”

The International Vintage Guitar Collectors Association is coming to Savannah!

By | February 09, 2011

Guitar collectors from all over the world are paying more money than ever for vintage guitars of all types! Fender, Martin, Gibson, Gretsch, Dobro and many others! Japanese markets have gone crazy and buyers are paying up to 20% over retail for name brand and good condition guitars! The IVGCA has recently uncovered some rare guitars that could be hiding … Continue reading “The International Vintage Guitar Collectors Association is coming to Savannah!”

BRAVO Summer Music Camp 2011

By | February 09, 2011

The Annual Fundraising luncheon for the BRAVO Music Company, Inc. (Black Youth Reaching to Achieve in Vocal and Orchestral Music) Thirteenth Summer Music Camp will be held at the Marriott Savannah Riverfront, 100 General McIntosh Boulevard, Saturday, March 26, 2011 at 12 Noon. The tickets are $40 each; a table is $400. Please call 912-236-6681 or 912-236-1934 for ticket information. … Continue reading “BRAVO Summer Music Camp 2011”

A-Town Get Down

By | February 09, 2011

A-Town Get Down will be held on Saturday, February 26 at 7:30 p.m. A-Town Get Down is a music festival to celebrate the life of Alex Townsend, a junior at Savannah College of Art and Design who passed away in a car accident last Valentine’s Day. With a mission to celebrate the city and music that Townsend loved so much, … Continue reading “A-Town Get Down”

Sports with Walter Moore

By | February 09, 2011

Sharpe To Enter Pro Football Hall of Fame Former Savannah State wide receiver Shannon Sharpe has been named to the class of 2011 Pro Football Hall of Fame along with Deion Sanders, Marshall Faulk , Richard Dent, Ed Sabol, Les Richter and Chris Hanburger. Sharpe was selected All-Pro four times, played in eight Pro Bowls (1992–1998, 2001) and amassed over 1,000 receiving … Continue reading “Sports with Walter Moore”