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The First Art March Parade and the Cow That Is Part of It

This Saturday, April 8, Art Rise Savannah will launch a new take on their series of community art events: the Art March Parade around the Starland District. Clinton Edminster tells us more.

by J. Cindy Hill | April 4, 2017

Putting the Dance in Savannah Music Festival

Savannah Music Festival's Rob Gibson talks about the interplay between dance, music and culture, and he highlights some of the dance events at this year's festival..

by J. Cindy Hill | March 30, 2017

Fired Up for Savannah Grey Bricks: Savannah Tech's Experiment in Creating Bricks the Historic Way

The historic preservation program at Savannah Technical College teaches both academic and the hands-on techniques to create and restore historic structures. Hear how Benjamin Curran and students are creating Savannah...

by J. Cindy Hill | March 29, 2017

The Science of Catching A Wave

Now that warmer weather seems to be setting in the road to Tybee Beach will be getting more and more traffic with people headed out to play in the waves. "Unkle Jimmy" Manning shares the science behind a great wave.

by J. Cindy Hill | March 28, 2017

Creepy, Kooky, Mysterious & Spooky: Savannah Children's Theatre Takes On "The Addams Family"

Savannah Children’s Theatre is bringing the creepy, kooky, mysterious and spooky Broadway musical, The Addams Family, to the stage in a production that opens this Friday, March 31. Director Kelie Miley and actor Noah...

by J. Cindy Hill | March 27, 2017

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