The Top 5 features a variety of Savannah’s best arts, music, theater and community events. We aim to include something for all ages and interests each week. To have your event considered for this list, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
On::View Residency: 12-5 p.m. July 13; Sulfur Studios, 2301 Bull St.; Free; sulfurstudios.org. “Looks for Life in America” by Nina Farryn is Sulfur’s current residency project. The unique horror and aesthetics from the deep pockets of the internet inform Farryn’s work— from annoyance towards superficial “wokeness” to misinformation about politics. Shirts will be available during the final exhibition of the project and all proceeds will benefit Planned Parenthood Southeast Advocates & Loop It Up Savannah.
Toddler Touch Tanks: 10-11 a.m. July 11; UGA Marine Education Center and Aquarium, 30 Ocean Science Cir.; 912-598-3345. Explore Savannah’s coast with your child in a unique setting perfect for inspiring wonder and curiosity. In the first of many select Thursday’s this summer, marine educators at the UGA Aquarium will host programs specifically designed with toddlers in mind. Toddler Touch Tanks was designed for ages 2-5, but children of all ages are welcome if accompanied by an adult.
Walk to Greenbriar: 7-10 a.m. July 13; Greenbriar Children’s Center, 3709 Hopkins St.; $35; Tickets available at Runsignup.com. All community members are invited to join the Walk to Greenbriar in celebration of Greenbriar Children’s Center 70th Anniversary starting at the First African Baptist Church, 23 Montgomery St., and ending at the Greenbriar campus. All proceeds from the walk will go to assist Greenbriar in fulfilling its mission to nurturing children and strengthening families.
Music Makers & Rhythm Shakers: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. July 13; Savannah African Art Museum, 201 E. 37th St.; Tickets available at Eventbrite.com. This Saturday the Savannah African Art Museum welcomes all in making musical instruments with found and recycled materials. This is an all ages event, where we will use objects such as sticks, water bottles, and coffee canisters to create musical instruments. Materials will be provided, but guests are welcome to bring their own found objects.
Sips & Succulents: 6-8 p.m. July 12; Ghost Coast Distillery, 641 Indian St.; Tickets available at Eventbrite.com. Come get your hands dirty with Chelsea Gray and Hallie Carr, of Happily Ever Oily, as we dig in to learn the basics of crafting your very own succulent terrarium while you sip on local spirits from Ghost Coast Distillery. Learn how to create your own easy-to-care-for terrarium using natural elements and beautiful succulents. Guests will learn the basics of building your own ecosystem, what succulents are and properly plant care. Class space is limited.