JAM SOCIAL MEDIA WITH 1 MILLION CUPS
(SAVANNAH, GA) Are you a business owner that feels you lack the time and skill set to utilize social media to its fullest potential? Meet Jam Social Media this Wednesday as they share how they work in conjunction with a company’s marketing plan to enhance their message and reach a larger audience. Participate in a group conversation on how to help Jam reach their own goals too this Wednesday, August 9th at 1 Million Cups, 9 a.m. Free. 2222 Bull Street. www.1millioncups.com/Savannah
(SAVANNAH, GA) The 2017 Buddy Walk for the Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society will be held on Saturday, October 7
in Savannah’s Forsyth Park with the walk beginning at 10am
immediately followed by a Family Fun Festival. This one mile fundraising event raises awareness and funds for local programs that benefit people with Down Syndrome and their families. To learn more about the Buddy Walk or to register, visit https://www.facebook.com/lowcountrydownsyndromesociety/
APPLE IS HIRING
(FORTUNE) Apple is looking for “At Home” advisors and managers:
USE THE RIGHT TOOTHBRUSH
(SANDFLY FAMILY DENTAL) Have you given your toothbrush enough attention? For most adults, the International Dental Health Association recommends a small or medium-sized toothbrush to reach into small crevices and hiding spaces for food debris. For more information, visit http://www.sandflyfamilydental.com/
SAVANNAH UNDER CONSTRUCTION
(WSAV) The City of Savannah recently unveiled a new capital improvement projects website called “Savannah Under Construction.” The site provides residents with timely updates on projects throughout the city.
EXPERIENCE GRAY’S REEF VIRTUALLY
(SAVANNAH, GA) Experience a 360-degree virtual dive of Gray’s Reef when you visit the Islands Library branch of Live Oak Public Libraries on August 12
, from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Library guests can explore the underwater sanctuary using Virtual Reality goggles and an interactive exhibit, Q&A with our staff, and take home some fun giveaways. For more information, visit http://sanctuaries.noaa.gov/vr/grays-reef/
BIM FOR COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS
(THE DEWITT TILTON GROUP) Building Information Modeling (BIM) has been a growing trend for years, as it is no longer relegated to just the largest firms. Experts have said BIM provides tangible business benefits, no matter the level of implementation. Many have cited BIM’s ability to provide more consistent, more accurate and less time-consuming project document generation. In addition, BIM users can expect better collaboration and coordination among the different parties involved in a project, according to industry users. For more information, visit http://www.dewitttiltongroup.com/
(SAVANNAH, GA) Hospice Savannah will commence “Alternative Path to Grief” meetings for adults who have experienced the death of a loved one. This group will explore creative, activity-oriented methods for processing grief. The first of four weekly meetings will take place on Thursday, August 10 at Full Circle, 6000 Business Center Drive from 6 – 7 p.m. The meetings are free of charge and open to the public. For more information, call
5TH LARGEST CITY IN THE US?
(PARK PLACE OUTREACH) If all of America’s runaways in the United States lived in one city, it would be the fifth-largest city in the U.S. (after New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, and Houston). Putting this number in context shows the real scale of this problem. These numbers are truly unacceptable and it is up to everyone, from outreach workers to government officials to members of the general public, to tackle it. For more information, visit http://parkplaceyes.org
LEARN HOW TO USE LINKEDIN TO BUILD INFLUENCE
(SAVANNAH, GA) The UGA Small Business Development Center in Savannah and the UGA SBDC at Georgia Southern present a class on Aug. 10 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Learn from LinkedIn expert and UGA SBDC Business Consultant, Peter Williams, as he presents his national program teaching easy to follow steps to build influence, promote business expertise, and maximize effective networking. For more information, visit
REAL CONFIDENCE TAKES EFFORT
(INC) 4 Confidence Killers to Avoid
(SAVANNAH, GA) The 14th annual Robbie Smith Golf Outing benefiting Hospice Savannah, Inc. will be held on Saturday, Aug. 12
, at 9 a.m.
at The Club at Savannah Harbor. The entry fee of $100 includes lunch, prizes and beverages on the course; $125 also includes two mulligans and more. For more information or to register to play, visit http://www.robbiegolf.com/
. Learn more about Hospice Savannah at https://hospicesavannah.org
WORKING WOMEN IN NEED ANNIVERSARY
(SAVANNAH, GA) AWWIN (Assisting Working Women In Need) will celebrate 17 years on
YOGIS UNITE FOR CAREGIVERS
(SAVANNAH, GA) Savannah Power Yoga is hosting the 2nd annual Yoga Relay on Friday, August 18 at 6 p.m.
Individuals or teams will participate in a relay of one hundred sun salutations at the Edel Caregiver Institute, 6000 Business Center Drive. Registration is $30 per person and includes drinks, appetizers, a silent auction, and an after-party. All proceeds benefit the Edel Caregiver Institute, a program of Hospice Savannah. Register at www.SavannahPowerYoga.com/workshops
. To read more about Hospice Savannah, visit www.hospicesavannah.org
ENCOURAGE HEALTH: ‘THE GOLDEN HEALERS’
(SAVANNAH, GA) Wellness company executive Ross Harding will present ‘The Golden Healers: A Study of Ginger and Turmeric’s Effect on Health’ on Tuesday, Aug. 22
, during a lunchtime lecture presented as part of the 2017 Enmarket Encourage Health Education Series. For more information, please visit http://healthysavannah.org/2017-encourage-health-series/