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will provide you with both the background and the practical knowledge to actually improve sustainability in your home and/ or business.This course will introduce the conceptual background for several major areas of sustainability, discuss current issues, and provide knowledge with the goal of actually improving sustainability in your home and business. $ 385 Wed., Jan. 28. 912-478-5993. cfs@georgiasouthern. edu. programs/onlineofferings/sustainabilitycertificate/. Georgia Southern University, Statesboro. Photography Classes

Beginner photography to post production. Instruction for all levels. $20 for two-hour class. See website for complete class list. 410-251-4421. Piano Lessons

Piano lessons with a classically trained instructor, with theater and church experience. 912-312-3977. ongoing. Georgia Music Warehouse, 2424 Abercorn St. Piano Voice-Coaching

Pianist with M/degree,classical modern jazz improvisation, no age limit. Call 912-961-7021 or 912-667-1056. Serious inquiries only. ongoing. Polish Language Classes

The lessons are for beginners and open to anyone interested in learning the Polish language. Taught by Andrew Boguszewski. Reservations required. $25 Thursdays,

6:30-8 p.m.. 912-401-5861. St James Catholic Church, 8412 Whitfield Ave. Reading/Writing Tutoring

Ms. Dawn’s Tutoring in reading, writing, and composition. Remedial reading skills, help with borderline dyslexia, to grammar, term paper writing, and English as a Second Language. Fun methods for children to help them learn quickly. 912-660-7399. Russian Language Classes

M.Ed. and native speaker. Meets in the Keller Williams Realty meeting room, 329 Commercial Drive. Tuesdays.. Stress Reduction: Arising Stillness in Zen

Stress-reducing practices for body, speech and mind. Five Thursday night classes from 6- 7:00pm. $15 drop-in; $70 for series. Rev. Fugon Cindy Beach, Sensei. Savannah Zen Center 111 E. 34th St. 31401 ongoing.

Learn to speak Russian. All experience Understanding and Managing Incoterms levels welcome, beginner to expert. Call for Rennie Alston, CEO of American River International Ltd., presents this seminar info. ongoing. 912-713-2718. Sewing Classes on international commercial terms, or For beginners or advanced sewers. Indus- Incoterms. The seminar costs $100 per try standard sewing courses designed to participant and includes a handbook. Atmeet standards in the garment industry. tendees will receive four CES/CCS points. Open schedule. Savannah Sewing AcadThu., Jan. 29, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. 912emy. 1917 Bull St. Sundays.. 912-290-0072. 447-8450. World Trade Center Savannah, 131 Hutchinson Rd. Singing Classes

Bel Canto is a singing style which helps the voice become flexible and expressive, improves vocal range and breathing capacity. A foundation for opera, rock, pop, gospel and musical theatre. $25 Mondays, 6 p.m.. 786-247-9923. anitraoperadiva@yahoo. com. Institute of Cinematic Arts, 12 West State Street, 3rd and 4th flrs.,. Spanish Classes

Spanish courses for professionals offered by Conquistador Spanish Language Institute, LLC. Beginner Spanish for Professionals--Intro price $155 + textbook ($12.95). Instructor: Bertha E. Hernandez,

Valentine Card Workshop at the Ashantilly Press

Always wanted to hand print letterpress cards? Join us at the Ashantilly Press in Darien for a one day Valentine Card workshop! Beginners welcomed. Seats limited - reservations required. Nicholas Silberg, Art Prof. from Savannah State is the instructor. $80 plus $10 materials Sat., Jan. 31, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 912-437-4473. The Ashantilly Center, 15591 GA Hwy 99. Vocal Lessons

A group of voice instructors who believe in the power of a nurturing community to help voice students blossom into vibrant artists. Each instructor holds a Masters of Music in Voice Performance. Group classes held once a month, plus an annual recital. Varies Wednesdays.. 912-656-0760. The Voice Co-op, Downtown. Voice Lessons - Technique and Coaching

Experienced and successful voice instructor is accepting students. Nurturing, accepting, and collaborative studio. Services offered include strengthening the voice, range extension, relaxation techniques, and coaching through various styles of music. Audition and competition preparation. Varies Mondays-Saturdays, 8 a.m.-8 p.m. 912-484-0628. Downtown Savannah, downtown. Open Fire Cooking!

Learn the secrets of cooking over an open fire with cast iron cookware. Enjoy a five course meal prepared throughout the day. Tips, tricks and recipes will be shared and enjoyed by all. $35 Sat., Jan. 31, 9 a.m.3 p.m. 912-395-1509. annie.quinting@ Oatland Island Wildlife Center, 711 Sandtown Rd. Clubs & Organizations

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Sing in the harmonious barbershop style with the Savannah Chorus of the Barbershop Harmony Society. No charge Mondays, 6:30 p.m.. 912-344-9768. rfksav@ Savannah Arts Academy, 500 Washington Ave. Abeni Cultural Arts Dance Classes

Classses for multiple ages in performance dance and adult fitness dance. African,

modern, ballet, jazz, tap, contemporary, gospel. Held at Abeni Cultural Arts studio, 8400-B Abercorn St. Call Muriel, 912-6313452, or Darowe, 912-272-2797. ongoing. Avegost LARP

Live action role playing group that exists in a medieval fantasy realm. generallly meets the second weekend of the month. Free for your first event or if you’re a nonplayer character. $35 fee for returning characters. ongoing. godzillaunknown@ Buccaneer Region SCCA

Local chapter of the Sports Car Club of America, hosting monthly solo/autocross driving events in the Savannah area. Anyone with a safe car, insurance and a valid driver’s license is eligible to participate. See website. ongoing. buccaneerregion. org. Business Networking on the Islands

Small Business Professionals Islands Networking Group meets first Thursday each month, 9:30am-10:30am. Tradewinds Ice Cream & Coffee, 107 Charlotte Rd. Call for info. ongoing. 912-308-6768. Chatham Sailing Club

Meets every Friday evening for an informal social gathering of like minded people who enjoy the water. Watch the sun go down over Turner Creek. All are welcome, including kids and dogs. Fridays.. Young’s Marina, 218 Wilmington Island Rd. Drop N Circle Craft Night

Sponsored by The Frayed Knot and Perlina. Tuesdays, 5pm-8pm. 6 W. State Street. A working gathering of knitters, crocheters, beaders, spinners, felters, needle pointers, etc. All levels of experience welcome. Tuesdays.. 912-233-1240. Exchange Club of Savannah - Weekly Lunch

Meets every Monday (except on the fifth Monday of the month), 12pm-1pm. Weekly speaker, and honor a student of the month and year, police officer and fireman of the year. Charities: Jenkins Boys & Girls Club; Center for the Prevention of Child Abuse. Guest are welcome Mondays, 12-1 p.m.. 912-441-6559. Exchange Club of Savannah, 4801 Meding Street. Fiber Guild of the Savannahs

A club focusing on weaving, spinning, basket making, knitting, crocheting, quilting, beading, rug hooking, doll making, and other fiber arts. Meets at Oatland Island Wildlife Center, first Saturday of the month (Sept.-June) 10:15am. Mondays, 10:30 a.m. fiberguildsavannah.homestead. com/. Fiber Guild of the Savannahs, 711 Sandtown Road GA. Friends of Massie Annual Meeting “Could George Washington Be Elected Today?”

The Friends of Massie invite all members of the community to an evening with Stan Deaton, Ph.D., Georgia Historical Society. Stan’s engaging storytelling style demonstrates the relevance of history for life today. This is also a perfect opportunity to explore the diversity of Massie’s exhibits, including Savannah’s only exhibit dedicated to the architectural styles in Savannah, plus the meticulously detailed model of Savannah’s downtown and Victorian

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