|(SAVANNAH, GA) On Thursday, May 23, from 11:00am to 1:00pm, SAVANNAH SCORE will present: The State of Small Business. Reports will be issued by 12 area experts that will have 3 minutes each to present their information on measurable benchmarks relating to the Small Business Community. The FREE conference will take place at the Savannah Mall in the Community Room on the lower level. SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS are encourage to take the SMALL BUSINESS CONFIDENCE INDEX SURVEY before May 23 at:
http://www.spsolutions.org/surveys/survey.php?sid=87. For more info on this free event, contact SAVANNAH SCORE at 912.652-4335
(SAVANNAH, GA) Zumba, Yoga, Walk, Run, Dance! It doesn’t matter how you move … just move! Join Movement in the Park, a health expo just for girls and women of all ages on Sunday, May 19th at 2P.M. in Forsyth Park. Sponsored by Dawn’s Daughter, Fleet Feet Sports, & Nike, the expo benefits "The Dawning of a Miracle Scholarship", a $1,000 scholarship awarded every year to a Chatham County Public or Private School college bound female graduating senior with a chronic/life-threatening illness. Register online for all of the fun, food and give- a-ways! http://www.dawnbakeronline.com/movement-in-the-park Registration is only $10 or call 912-232-6048 for more details.
(SAVANNAH, GA) Speros presents "Technology Summit 2013: The 4-1-1 on Office Technology" on April 11, 2013. The program begins at 8AM and continues until 6PM with informational sessions offered by multiple industry leaders, including Toshiba, green cloud, Xirrus, Windstream, Comcast and more. Speakers will explain how today’s technologies can help businesses of all sizes, especially small and medium size businesses. The Technology Summit will take place on Thursday, April 11, at the Savannah Morning News auditorium, 1375 Chatham Parkway. The Technology Summit is free, but registration
is required. Register online at http://sperostechnologysummit.eventbrite.com. For additional
information, call (912) 354-8900.
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(POOLER / SAVANNAH) Joe Marchese Commercial Construction and Goodwill of the Coastal Empire are teaming up to for their third annual drive to divert thousands of pounds of unwanted electronics from landfills while helping people to transform their lives, on Earth Day, April 22, 2013. Join the movement by cleaning out your storeroom, closet, business or home of all unwanted electric, electronic and computer related items. Bring those obsolete monitors, keyboards, printers and mice and keep them from leaching dangerous materials into the earth at no cost to you. We will also be accepting household items such as gently used shoes and clothing on Monday, April 22nd from 7am to 6pm at the Westside Business Park in Pooler, on Highway 80 across from the new Spanky’s restaurant. Turn in next to the Komastu dealer located west of the main entrance of Westside Business Park at 1212 US Highway 80 in Pooler, GA. and look for the red and white striped tent.
(SAVANNAH, GA) Enmark Stations, Inc. is pleased to announce that Matt Clements has joined the company as director of marketing. He comes to Enmark from Friendly Express, Inc. in Waycross, GA where he served as director of marketing. For more information on Enmark Stations, Inc., please call 912-236-1331 or visit www.enmarkenjoy.com.
(SAVANNAH, GA) Celia Dunn Sotheby’s International Realty introduces 7 Blue Crab Point. At $550,000, this 5 bedroom, 3.5 bath contemporary style home has 4,790 sq. ft. and is sited on .66 acre overlooking a Dutch Island lagoon. For more information, contact Carolyn at 912-272-9711 or Lavinia at 912-272-3250. http://celiadunnsir.com/listings/residential/mls-107588-7-blue-crab-point/
(RICHMOND HILL, GA) A Happy Dogs Wine and Cheese fundraiser/auction with live and silent auction and live music is being held on Thursday, April 25, 2013 from 5 – 7 pm at Marker 107, 2943 Kilkenny Road, to raise money for the development of Bryan County’s own dog park. Tickets are $35 per person ($40 at the door) and are available from the Bark Park website, bryancountybarkpark.com and at several Richmond Hill locations. Please call 912-756-8807 or email email@example.com for more information.
(SAVANNAH, GA) Jane Fishman’s 2013 Sprint Plant Swap is Saturday, April 20 at her West Boundary Street garden located between Chatham Steel and SCAD’s Boundary Hall, (nearly) under an overpass and across from Garrison Elementary School. Bring plants, seeds, bulbs, roots, rhizomes, stories. Jane will provide the coffee. Email Jane with questions at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit her blog www.janefishman.net
(SAVANNAH, GA) Do you know that Park Place Outreach Youth Emergency Shelter can house up to 12 youths in a beautiful homelike atmosphere? They are open 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. http://parkplaceyes.org/
(TYBEE ISLAND, GA) The Tybee Island lighthouse gift shop has reordered the mystery thriller, "Last Days of the Coastal Empire" by Larry Peterson. Much of the action in this saga of murder, political intrigue and a newspaper’s struggle for survival is set on the island, including some scenes at the lighthouse. On Tybee, the book also is available at T.S. Chu, Gallery by the Sea, and Seaside Sisters. You can pick it up in Savannah at E. Shaver, the Book Lady and the AASU bookstore.
(SAVANNAH, GA) The Garden Club of Savannah presents the 38th Annual NOGS Tour of Hidden Gardens on April 19 – 20. The walking tour includes nine private gardens and the Massie School gardens in Savannah’s historic district. Southern tea will be served daily from 2 pm – 4 pm at the Green Meldrim House. Tickets are $40 or $35 for groups of ten or more. To purchase tickets and for more info, go to gardenclubofsavannah.org or call 912-961-4805.
(SAVANNAH, GA) Colonial Oil Executives Plan Visit to Washington, D.C., in an Effort to Reduce Local Fuel Prices; MORE INFO
(SAVANNAH, GA) The Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society (LDSS) announces the Fourth Annual Night of Champions set for Thursday, May 9, 2013 at the Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa. Night of Champions celebrates the excellent contributions made by differently-abled adults who are employed, contributing members of our community and recognizes local businesses who both hire people with intellectual disabilities and encourage other area businesses to do the same. The public is invited to attend this inspirational evening. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are $25 per person or $250 for a table of ten and can be purchased online at nightofchampions.org
(SAVANNAH, GA) Spring presents the perfect time to take a fresh look at the items in your home and decide what should stay and what should go. As you de-clutter your home, Goodwill Industries® can put your unwanted items to good use. When you donate your gently used clothing, housewares and electronics, you are helping Goodwill® provide job training, education programs and community-based services to people in local communities every year. http://goodwillsavannah.org/
(SAVANNAH, GA) The Rotary Clubs of Coastal Georgia are pleased to announce the Fourth Annual Rotarians Play It Forward (PIF) concert on Saturday, April 27, 2013, 4 -7 p.m., at the Ships of the Sea Museum and Gardens, 41 MLK, Jr. Blvd. The event is a fundraiser for area Rotary Clubs’ local charities and The Rotary Foundation. Admission is $35 per person and includes entertainment, food, and beverages. The 2013 PIF concert features musical performances, a silent auction, food, beverages, and more. For info, visit www.RotaryPIF.org, Rotarians Play It Forward on Facebook or email info@RotaryPIF.org.
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