Dinner to benefit the Savannah Children's Choir
6 p.m. April 8. Sage Restaurant, 41 Whitaker St. Sage Restaurant will host a multi-course dinner with wine pairings April 8 to benefit the Savannah Children's Choir. During dinner, guests will get a taste of the Premier Choir's latest musical offerings. Tickets benefit the SCC's travel fund, as the choirs prepare for a tour to Nashville, Tenn., in May. To purchase tickets, go to www.savannahchoir.org.
Back pain support group
7 p.m. April 8. There is a newly formed chronic back pain support group that meets the second Monday of each month at 7 p.m. For directions and location information, call Debbie at 912-727-2959.
Summer art workshop series
The Studio School announces its summer art workshop series. Youth Oil Painting Intensive from June 10-14 is a one-week, day-long camp for the serious middle or high school student. Drawing the Figure from June 17-21 are half-day sessions working with a live model. Beginners welcome; ages 15 and older. Portrait Drawing and Painting from June 24-28 are half-day sessions working with a live model. Beginners of all ages welcome. Cost is $175 per workshop and includes all materials and model fees. For more information, go to wwww.thestudioschoolsavannah.com or call Melinda Borysevicz at 912-484-6415.
"Sojourn in an Irish County: Images from County Mayo"
Through April. The Hospice Savannah Art Gallery, 1352 Eisenhower Drive. Just in time for St. Patrick's Day, Tim Coy shares images from his 2010 visit to the towns, villages, countryside and rugged coastline of County Mayo, Ireland with two superb photographers, Ron Rosenstock and the renowned Paul Caponigro. The joy and the melancholia of Ireland are simultaneously captured in his haunting images. For more information, go to www.HospiceSavannah.org/ArtGallery.
April featured artists at Gallery 209
April. Gallery 209, 209 East River St. Gallery 209 will feature the work of artists Kim Miller & Steve Cook for the month of April. Kim's paintings are a celebration of the beauty of the south. Her mixed media paintings begin as ink drawings, Layers of acrylic paint are then added to develop rich color and texture. She has painted and taught classes for over 30 years. Wood worker Steve Cook specializes in kitchen fabrication , mill work as well as furniture. He displays his wood work in 209. His beautiful pieces are food safe and functional. Open daily, 10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m., www.gallery209savannah.com, 912-236-4583.