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Flannery O'Connor Lovers Unite: Annual Parade & Birthday Celebration of Savannah Native Author

Lafayette Square is the place to be this Sunday for the annual Flannery O’Connor Birthday Parade and Street Fair. Cody Shelley says the parade is for anyone who wants to celebrate the Savannah native author.

by J. Cindy Hill | March 24, 2017

Roots Up Gallery Opens "Country/No Country": Art Exploring Place and Displacement

Roots Up Gallery opens its latest exhibit, ‘Country/No Country’ with encaustic work by Christine Sajecki, on March 24. Outsider gallery co-owner Francis Allen tells us more.

by J. Cindy Hill | March 24, 2017

Hidden History: The Battle Over Mary Telfair's Will and Women's "Madness"

Learn about the hidden history of the dispute over Mary Telfair's will, in this conversation with Dr. Felicity Turner of Armstrong State University.

by J. Cindy Hill | March 22, 2017

Diving Deep Into Phytoplankton: How Tiny Ocean Organisms Help You Breathe

Photosynthesis is how plants use sunlight to turn water into hydrogen and carbon dioxide, its food, and oxygen, which it releases into the air for all of us to breathe. But photosynthesis doesn’t just happen on land...

by J. Cindy Hill | March 21, 2017

Across the Water & Back: Irish and American Music, a Conversation with Rob Gibson and Harry O'Donoghue

Irish and Celtic music can be found in Savannah year-round, including at the 2017 Savannah Music Festival. Harry O'Donoghue, Irish musician, and Rob Gibson of SMF discuss Irish music in America.

by J. Cindy Hill | March 16, 2017

Hidden History: What You May Not Know About Juliette Gordon Low

Many have heard the name Juliette Gordon Low. Lisa Junkin Lopez, Executive Director of the Juliette Gordon Low Birthplace, shares some hidden history of the woman who founded the Girl Scouts right here in Savannah.

by J. Cindy Hill | March 15, 2017

The Science and Business of Charles Herty and Georgia's Pine Trees

No matter where you travel in Georgia, you’ll see pine trees. Sophia Sineath, education coordinator for Georgia Historical Society, shares more about the work of scientist and entrepreneur Charles Herty that centered...

by J. Cindy Hill | March 14, 2017

Hidden History: Meet the Man Who Put "Forsyth" in Forsyth Park

The flowers are already blooming in Savannah’s Forsyth Park. Chances are you know the park for its fountain, farmers market, fields, playgrounds and events that happen there – but do you know where it got its name?

by J. Cindy Hill | March 7, 2017

Science On Tap: Armstrong Professors Prove Science and Beer Is A Good Mix

Armstrong State University is sharing their research with the community through a series of faculty-hosted events called Science on Tap. Assistant professor of chemistry, Sarah Gray and Sarah Zingales tell us about the...

by J. Cindy Hill | March 6, 2017

On Second Thought Broadcasting Live from Savannah Stopover Music Fest This Week

Join GPB at The Grey restaurant in Savannah for a special live broadcast of On Second Thought with host Celeste Headlee on Thursday, March 9, and Friday, March 10, from 9 – 10 a.m., during the Savannah Stopover Music...

by J. Cindy Hill | March 6, 2017

22nd Hilton Head International Piano Competition Draws Performers & Music Lovers from Around the World

Next week, Hilton Head will be alive with the sound of music as the annual Hilton Head International Piano Competition draws musicians and music lovers from around the world. Mona Huff, director of HHIPC, tells us more.

by J. Cindy Hill | March 3, 2017

Old Fort Jackson Family Campout Offers Overnight Historical Fun for All Ages

Old Fort Jackson has stood on the banks of the Savannah River for nearly two and a half centuries. Aaron Bradford, public historian and military interpretation coordinator talks about this weekend's Family Campover.

by J. Cindy Hill | March 1, 2017

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