(SAVANNAH, GA) COMMUNiTY HEADLiNES, March 30, 2015

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(SAVANNAH, GA) Dr. Angela Canfield of Sandfly Family Dental in Savannah, GA announces the second talk in the 2015 Inspiring Smiles Series will be held Tuesday, April 14, from noon to 1 p.m. The discussion is titled “Oral DNA and Periodontal Testing.”
The talk will take place at Dr. Canfield’s office located at 7360 Skidaway Rd., Suite H2. It is free to attend. To RSVP, call Dr. Canfield at 912-349-0472. Dr. Canfield will also be giving away free oral cancer screenings during the month of April. http://www.sandflyfamilydental.com/.

(SAVANNAH, GA) The second annual Public Relations Internship and Nonprofit Organizations PR:MIXER will be held Friday, April 24, in Savannah, GA from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Goal is to match up PR Interns and Nonprofits. Any college junior or senior who is majoring in Public Relations, Journalism, Marketing, and Business Communications is invited to participate. Any nonprofit is invited to participate.  FREE, but students and nonprofit organizations must reserve a seat by Friday, April 17. To RSVP, contact Cynthia Wright at cynthia.wright@carriagetradepr.com. For more information, visit http://carriagetradepr.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=1776&Itemid=16

(SAVANNAH, GA) Matilda Jane Clothing is pleased to announce the release of “435,” its very first tween collection. More than just another clothing line for older girls, 435 was developed with the input of a community of smart, creative, unique girls, and is being launched with photos featuring Savannah as backdrop. For more information, visit http://carriagetradepr.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=1797&Itemid=16

(OPEN FOR BUSINESS®) YouTube Interview with Mayor Edna Jackson, Dr. Cheryle Dozier and Susan Speros about the The Women’s Leadership Recognition Luncheon https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=beCqjA4udzA

(SAVANNAH, GA) Speech Therapist Pamela Thompson of Pediatric Rehabilitation & Wellness spoke to the parents of the Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society about the importance of staring therapy at infancy. YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AiQpx4ChMeY

(SAVANNAH, GA) The Junior League of Savannah releases new cookbook “On The Squares, Savannah Style: https://www.jrleaguesav.org/?nd=full&key=1

(SAVANNAH, GA) Speros, a full-service technology company headquartered in Savannah, announces that Lauren Dingus has joined the firm as its web and graphics designer. Her duties include directing creative projects for clients and managing the Speros company website, blog and social media presence. For more information, please visit www.speros.com

(SAVANNAH, GA) Angela Canfield, DDS of Sandfly Family Dental, is now accepting applications for the 2015 Canfield Mouth Shield Program. Local organizations may apply to win custom fit mouth guards in personalized colors for their entire team. Last year, Dr. Canfield donated maroon and white mouth guards to the Benedictine Military School football team, a donation totaling over $9,000 worth of protection equipment. For more information, visit

(RINCON, GA) FONU2, Inc.  d/b/a Moon River Studios  announced it has partnered with Enterprise Fleet Management  to provide vehicles for camera and lighting equipment and cast and crew requirements.  Founded in 1957, Enterprise is a multi- billion dollar privately held corporation with over 83,000 employees. www.Fonu2.com.

(WILDERNESS SOUTHEAST) On April 4 from 9:00am to 1:00pm, Wilderness Southeast will be going on a canoe tour through the black water of Ebenezer Creek with a WiSE guide explaining the local ecosystem. Twisted trunk and green foliage as well as turtles, herons, and alligators will all be what participants will look for while on the canoe trip. For more information and to make reservations, call 912-236-8115.

(SAVANNAH, GA) Tuesday, April 28, the second lecture in the 2015 Enmark Encourage Health Education Series, “Crossfit, Why and How It Works in Weight Loss,” will be presented by Drew McKenzie, owner and operator with Crossfit Hyperformance. GA Bikes! has been selected as the nonprofit organization to be awarded the $2,000. Attendance is free and open to the public, but RSVPs are required at Healthy Savannah’s website, http://healthysavannah.org/event-signup-form-crossfit/.

(SAVANNAH, GA) The Savannah River is known for its large mouth bass, striped bass, bluegill, redear sunfish, shad & catfish. You can find all of the fishing equipment you need at Rivers & Glen Trading Co. on Drayton Street in Savannah, GA. For more information, call 912-349-2352 or visit http://riversandglen.com/

(SAVANNAH, GA) Ladies of all ages are invited to don their most elaborate hats and celebrate the 141st Kentucky Derby with a ladies-only “Hats and Horses” tea party hosted by Horsin’ Around.  The swanky soiree runs from 2-4 p.m. Saturday, May 2nd at Horsin’ Around’s therapeutic riding stables, 1032 John Carter Road in Bloomingdale, Georgia. Guests will meet the therapy horses and enjoy derby-style finger foods, “virgin” mint julep cocktails, games, drawings and demonstrations by the stable’s special-needs riders. In addition, prizes will be awarded in a variety of “hat categories.” Each party guest is asked to make a $20 donation, and all proceeds will benefit the riders of Horsin’ Around. For more information, call 912-748-7917, go to http://www.horsinaround.org/ or find them on Facebook.

(SAVANNAH, GA) Hospice Savannah Art Gallery invites the public to meet local artists, painter Dana Richardson and sculptor Dicky Stone.  The opening artists’ reception on Friday, April 10 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm at the Hospice Savannah Art Gallery, 1352 Eisenhower Drive. The show will hang through June 30.  For more information, contact Beth Logan at 912-355-2289 or 912-351-9586.

(INC) 4 New Resources to Help Women-Owned Businesses Grow
http://www.inc.com/rohit-arora/four-new-resources-to-help-women-owned-businesses-grow.html

(SAVANNAH, GA) Chatham County female seniors who qualify are encouraged to go to their counselors office to apply for the Dawning of a Miracle Scholarship. One thousand dollars will be awarded to an applicant with a chronic or life threatening illnesses. Applications are due by the end of March. For more information, visit http://www.dawnbakeronline.com/scholarship 

(MASHABLE) 7 Tips for Creating a Functional Home Workspace
http://mashable.com/2015/03/22/work-from-home-office-2/

(SAVANNAH, GA) Wine, Women, and Shoes will be holding an event to benefit the Ronald McDonald House of the Coastal Empire. The event will be held on Thursday, April 16 from 7pm-10pm and will include a fashion show, fine wines, savory foods, and more. For more information: http://winewomenandshoes.com/savannah

(COASTAL PET RESCUE) Pocus in a female, black and white cat who is good with children and cats. She is approximately 5 months old and needs a good home. To learn more about Pocus and to view more pets available for adoption, visit http://coastalpetrescue.org/adopt/view/2015-c-014-pocus/
(SAVANNAH, GA) Living Independence for Everyone (LIFE), Inc is inviting the public to attend their annual Wheelchair Cleaning Event on April 18 from 10:00am-12:00am at the Executive Court Building located at 5105 Paulsen Street. While their wheelchairs or scooters are being cleaned and minor repairs performed, guests can enjoy snacks and take a tour of Tools for Second Life Assistance Technology Lab. Teleride will provide free transportation to individuals who are registered with them. Call Denise for more information and to RSVP at 912-920-2414 or visit  http://www.lifecil.com/category/news/

(FRIENDS OF MUSIC) The Savannah Music Festival is dedicated to presenting a world-class celebration of the musical arts by creating timeless and adventurous productions that stimulate arts education foster economic growth, and unite artists and audiences in Savannah. It is the largest musical arts event in Georgia and one of the most distinctive cross-genre music festivals in the world. – See more at: http://www.savannahmusicfestival.org/savannah/directions.php#sthash.5xiPeuaj.dpuf

(SAVANNAH, GA) Hospice Savannah offers their annual Camp Aloha that gives children, ages 6-17, the tools they need to cope with the loss of a loved one. The camp will be May 1-3 at the New Ebenezer Retreat Center in Rincon. If you are interested in registering, volunteering and to want to view the camp video, visit http://www.hospicesavannah.org/Camp_Aloha

(SAVANNAH, GA) Join AWWIN (Assisting Working Women In Need) on Friday May 8, 2015 at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum in Pooler, GA as they will honor some trailblazing women in our communities. Guests will have the opportunity to meet ten outstanding women leaders in the community as they are honored as the AWWIN Top Ten Working Women Of The Year. To purchase tickets: http://www.awwin.org/content/get-your-2015-tickets-awwin-top-ten-gala

(Savannah, GA) Ogeechee Riverkeeper announces a program for the 10th Anniversary Rivers Rock starring The Accomplices on May 9 from 3:00pm-6:00pm at the Moon River Brewing Company, 21 West Bay Street.  Tickets are priced affordably with all proceeds going to support the work of Ogeechee Riverkeeper, a 501(c) 3 non- profit organization. This event is part of the celebrations around Ogeechee Riverkeeper’s 10 exciting years of advocating and looking out for an important part of Coastal Georgia’s most beloved natural resources.  Sponsorships for the event are available and offer a range of benefits including company branding on event materials and the Ogeechee Riverkeeper website.  For more information about Rivers Rock, sponsorship opportunities and to buy tickets visit www.ogeecheeriverkeeper.org or call (866) 942-6222.

(POOLER, GA) The National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force will be “Swingin’ in the 40’s” at the annual fundraising gala, The Legacy Ball on May 16 from 6:30pm to 11:00pm at the Mighty Eighth Museum in Pooler. The black tie optional evening will include cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, a full catered dinner and both a silent auction and for the first time, a limited live auction. Live & Silent auction items include hotel stays in Clearwater, Florida, Atlanta, Georgia, and Savannah, tickets to Disney, a fishing trip, artwork, and much more! Tickets are available for $100, and table of 10 are $900. Please contact Lynn Alexander for more information at lalexander@mightyeighth.org or call 912.988.1836

(SAVANNAH, GA) The Okefenokee Swamp can now be explored through a photo tour with wilderness Southeast naturalists and international photographic instructor Bill Durrence. The photo tour is on May 12-15 and includes transport to/from Savannah, GA, three nights in State Park cabins, 3 days of canoes and associated equipment, plentiful meals and snacks, all entrance fees and permits and evening critiques. For more information, call 912-236-8115.

(SAVANNAH, GA) Enmark Stations announced this week that 37 of their GA, SC and NC stores have launched a custom fresh food program to meet the growing consumer demand for healthier, fresher food options. As a nationwide custom consolidated logistics provider and fresh food program producer, FreshOne has partnered with Enmark to help guide their exciting new grab-&-go suite of custom products. For more information, visit   https://mysavannah.wordpress.com/2015/03/18/enmark-stations-unveils-aggressive-fresh-food-initiative/

(THE BOWEN LAW GROUP) Information on all Georgia corporations is available online at no charge. http://www.thebowenlawgroup.com/blog/2013/03/georgia-corporation-search

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