Sean Driscoll, Storyteller - In this Summer Reading Program event sponsored by the Richmond Hill Public Library, Sean Driscoll will use his many talents to host a story time like none other. Driscoll “has thrilled audiences with interactive animation, music, storytelling, theater, comedy and magic.” Children of all ages are welcome to attend this free program, taking place from 2-3 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Richmond Hill. Please call the library at 756-3580 for details.
Two for One admission to the Jepson Center - Celebrate Bastille Day with a special discount admission to the Jepson Center for the Arts (207 W. York Street, Savannah) to see “Twilight Visions,” an exhibit about French Surrealism. Take a friend and save. Visit www.telfair.org to learn more.
“An Evening of Irving Berlin” - Savannah Community Theatre presents a revue of Berlin’s timeless tunes. Shows will take place at 7:30 p.m. on this day as well as Friday, July 16 at the Plantation Clubhouse at the Landings on Skidaway Island. For tickets and more information, please call 247-4644 or visit www.savannahcommunitytheatre.com.
Free concert in Johnson Square - Local jazz group Silver Lining once again headlines the free, outdoor show in Savannah’s oldest square from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The group “blends the sounds of Brazilian jazz, traditional jazz, Latin jazz and blues with influence from rock, Americana, swing and contemporary jazz.” To sample their songs and learn more, visit www.silverliningjazz.com.July 17
Kids’ Crabbing Event at Ft. McAllister Marina - Kids up to age 16 are invited to participate in a fun, instructional day of crabbing. Event will take place from 2-4 p.m. at Ft. McAllister Marina. Those under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Cost is $5 per child, and pre-regis tration is required. Please call 727-2339 for details and to register.
Ballroom Dance Party - Foxtrot, tango, and more at the Moon River Dancers’ tropical-themed Summer Ball, taking place at 7 p.m. at the Frank G. Murray Community Center (160 Whitemarsh Island Rd., Savannah). Beginners and singles are welcome to attend. Cost is $10 for members, $15 for non-members. For more information, please call 308-9222.
Laughs for Lemonade - Stand-up comediennes Karen Morgan and Nancy Witter will perform a show at the Lucas Theatre (32 Abercorn St., Savannah) at 8 p.m. to benefit the local Mom’s Lemonade Fund, which helps to raise awareness about ovarian cancer and funds for needy patients at Memorial University Medical Center. Tickets cost $25-100. Visit www.lucastheatre.com or call 525-5050 for details or to purchase tickets.
Wild Island & Estuary trip - Join a Wilderness Southeast naturalist for a guided boat tour of Wassaw Island National Wildlife Refuge. Cost is $55 per person, and advanced reservations are required. Trip leaves at 8:30 a.m. Visit www.wilderness-southeast.org or call 236-8115 to learn more or make your reservation.
Battle of the Choirs - SCAD’s Trustees Theatre (216 E. Broughton St., Savannah) will host a gospel concert showcase featuring 10 church choirs competing for cash prizes. Tickets cost $20 in advance. To purchase tickets and find out more, please visit www.scadboxoffice.com or call 525-5050.