Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Boys & Girls Club Fall Ball

Boys & Girls Club of Valdosta 2014 Fall Baseball

Boys and Girls Club of Valdosta will offer 6u machine pitch, 8u Machine Pitch,
10u kid pitch, & 12u & 14u Baseball.

Registration Dates:  
August 7th thru September 5th
@ Athletic Office @ Lake Laurie Unit.

Only Teams (Travel, etc.) need to submit registration forms.  Coaches may pick up registration forms for each player and submit a roster with forms along with payment by the deadline. No individual registration for participation.

Fees:  Leagues 8 & under - $55/ea.
   Leagues 9 & up - $75/ea.

Note* $10 membership fee if participant has never participated with the Boys & Girls Club of Valdosta.  For more information, please visit our website @www.bgcvaldosta.org or contact the
Athletic office @ 229-247-5437.


Tuesday, May 27, 2014

VHS Small Ballers Basketball Camp

Sunday evening MOPS at FUMC

Sunday evening Valdosta MOPS at FUMCWe are going strong and growing! Interested persons can call the church 229-242-4050 or email valdostaeveningmops@mail.com for more information.

2014 Summer Camp List

Acting:            Little Actors' Theatre

                        Amanda's Model & Talent Broadway Camp

Art:                 Turner Art Center Camps

                        Little Leaf Art Studio Camps
Baseball:         Genesis Baseball Academy
South GA Baseball Academy
On Deck Baseball Academy

 Lowndes Baseball Camps:
Contact Danny Redshaw (229) 300-3736, Kip McLeod 559-6657, Ryan Page 563-2098
Basketball:     Valdosta High Small Ballers Basketball Camp
June 9-11, VHS, 229-251-7291
            Noles Basketball Camp
Cheer Camp: VHS Cheerleader
                        June 4-6, dhall@gocats.org or 229-671-6095 ext 4082

LHS Cheerleader (usually closer to school starting)

Computer:     Computing Adventures
Dance:            Dance Arts / Dancing Camp
                        Linda C. Chase (229) 244-0003 or visit the webpage: www.danceartsvaldosta.com

The Ballet School, Dance Beyond Summer Camp
Call for more info

Gerlock Dance Studio Dance Camp
ccwhidby@bellsouth.net or altmanbrooke@yahoo.com

SweetE’s Dance, Quitman, GA

Day Camps:   Boys and Girls Club Camps

                        Valdosta State University Camp Discovery
YMCA Day Camp

Football:         VHS Wildcat  

                        Randall Godfrey Football Camp
Invention:       Camp Invention
Karate:           White Tiger Martial Arts Summer Camp
ATA Performance Martial Arts

Misc:               Wiregrass Camps

                        South Georgia Regional Library
                        Valwood's Summer Camps

Music:             Spirit of the Suwannee Music Camps (Throughout the year)

Kindermusik Summer Classes
The Music Box Piano Studio
Reading:         Summer Reading Skills Programs
                        4 year olds - 11th graders

Sewing:           Sewing Camp

Sports:            Valdosta State Blazers Sports Camps
                        look on left hand side under tab labeled camps
(Baseball, Football, Men's Basketball, Soccer, Volleyball, &
Women’s Basketball)
            Many different camps to choose from for all different age levels.

                        Camp Kidnetix
                        (229) 253-1298

Valdosta Country Club, Golf & Tennis Clinics
                        For Members Only
Wakeboarding:         Wakeboarding Camp

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

South Georgia String Project

Find out more about the South Georgia String Project at the link below!

Ostrich Easter Egg Hunt at Wild Adventures, Saturday

Ostrich Easter Egg Hunt at Wild Adventures
Hop into Spring with us during our eggciting ostrich Easter egg hunt! 10,001 eggs filled with goodies and PRIZES are hidden throughout the park.
In addition to the candy and toys, kids will discover other surprises including eggs filled with Wild Adventures bucks, FREE park admission and gift cards from Harveys Supermarket.
Be the lucky one to find the Ostrich egg and you could win the GRAND PRIZE - TWO 2014 SEASON PASSES!
DATE: April 19, 2014
LOCATION: Throughout the park
TIME: starts at open - 10:00 AM
extends into Splash Island when it opens at 11:00 AM


Spring Fling & Backyard BBQ Festival, Moultrie

This weekend, Friday & Saturday!

More info:

GoToMom on FaceBook

I have created a FaceBook page to help with posting things. Search for it and join the group! There will probably be many things I post there but not here.


Friday, March 21, 2014

Big Rock Amusement Parks, Mall Parking lot

Big Rock Amusements will be set up in the parking lot next to Buffalo Wild Wings through Sunday, March 23.  They are selling wrist bands for $20 that allow you to ride unlimited rides on the day of purchase. They also sell tickets to ride for $1 per ticket or 24 tickets for $20. Tickets can be used any day.  Most rides take 2 to 5 tickets.  The hours of operation are Friday 5 pm - 11 pm, Saturday 1 pm - 11 pm, and Sunday 1 pm - 10 pm.

Saturday, March 15, 2014

Ray City Plow Days

Plow Days in Ray City, today!

Don't Forget, Ray City Old Fashion Plow Day This Saturday, Parade at 11am City wide yard sale, arts & Crafts, food from BBQ to Alligator, Helicopter rides, and more. 229-237-3223

Monday, February 10, 2014

Chevy Youth Baseball Clinic

The Tallahassee-Panama City area Chevy Dealers will again present three FREE baseball clinics to boys and girls in the area, ages 6-14! As a past participant in a Chevy Youth Clinic, I wanted to extend an invitation to this year’s clinics! I have attached the invitation for your reference, but a schedule is below also. To sign up, please just visit: http://rsvp.youthsportswired.com/baseball.  Then select your market and enter the password.


Market Name: Tallahassee-Panama City

Password: playball

Saturday, March 22, 2014

Clinic: 9AM-12PM

Vallotton Youth Complex

700 Woodlawn Dr.

Valdosta, GA 31602

Kindermusik with Karen

Village Class (newborn through 18 months)   Tuesday  9:30       "Cock-a-doodle Moo/Dew Drops"

Our Time Class (18 months through 4 years) Tuesday 10:30      "Away We Go"

                                                          or     Wednesday 9:15  "Away We Go"

Classes begin Feb. 18 or 19 and end May 13 or 14 with spring break week off. The total cost for the twelve weeks of classes and the take home materials is $200. Please contact Karen Van Nus at 794-1673 or karen.a.vannus@gmail.com if interested in enrolling. We meet one day a week for a 45 minute class at Crosspointe Church in Valdosta.

Karen Van Nus

Kindermusik Educator

Licensed by Kindermusik

Parents Night Out

Crossroads Baptist School Splash n Dash Run


Early Registration until March 15, 2014



Email splashndash5k@gmail.com

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

FREE bluegrass expo for kids

FREE Bluegrass Expo for Kids & Adults

Please join us for an Introduction to Bluegrass Instruments on 

 Saturday, February 8th from 1pm - 4pm at the Turner Center.

For more information call us at 229-247-2787. 

Sunday, January 12, 2014

Blazer Soccer to host girls high school clinic

Blazer Soccer to host girls high school clinic

Valdosta State Soccer will host a high school level soccer clinic from Jan 13 - Jan 16 at the Blazer Soccer Field for all girls playing varsity or junior varsity.

Jan 13 - 16, 3:30 pm - 5 pm

$30 / player

To register: Email mlheinz@valdosta.edu (in the email please include the participants name, high school name, age & position)

Deep South Softball Tryouts

Deep South Softball Tryouts

The Deep South softball team will be holding 10 and under girls softball tryouts today at the VSU softball field.  The tryouts are free.

For more information, contact Ronnie Merritt at 563-4483 or dudley4@bellsouth.net

Give Kids a SMILE, February 7


VALDOSTA, GA – On Friday, February 7, Wiregrass Georgia Technical College’s dental clinic will be providing free dental services to under-served children as part of the national Give Kids A Smile program. Services offered range from dental exams, cleanings, fluoride, sealants and x-rays.
Give Kids A Smile Day is designed to provide care and to raise awareness of the importance of accessing dental care for children who are not covered under healthcare insurance. It is the centerpiece to National Children’s Dental Health Month.
Children between the ages of 3 and 9 are considered eligible if they are in need of dental services but do not have dental insurance, or Medicaid. All services are being donated by various dentists, hygienists, assistants, and WGTC faculty, hygiene, and assistant students. The clinic is limited to 50 patients.
Patients will be seen by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, please contact Wiregrass Tech’s Dental Clinic at (229) 245-3716. This is by appointment only and space is limited, so please call early and make an appointment.

Father Daughter Dance, February 7-8


Kidz Klothing & More Sale

It’s that time of year!

Please be patient when requesting a number. We both work full time and have families!!  It may take a little bit to get back to you, but we will. We give out numbers in the order we receive the emails. If you don’t get a response after 24 hours, please email or call.  Thanks!!!


“””***Send 2 phone numbers with request******




NO VHS movies/tapes


Clothes must be in size/gender order at drop off.





Price in WHOLE dollars only!

Mark “ND” in RED

**Please let us know if you no longer wish to be on our mailing list so that we may remove your name**





***RECEIVING DAY**** SATURDAY, February 1, 2014 9AM-3PM

Consignor's Pre-Sale SATURDAY, February 1, 2014 6PM - 8PM (NO CHILDREN ALLOWED)

Open to Public SUNDAY, February 2, 9AM – 7PM

Monday, February 3, Tuesday, February 4, Wednesday, February 5,

& Thursday, February 6     9AM-6PM

***Half Price Sale***: Friday, February 7, 8AM – 6PM

Pick up Clothes and $$ Saturday, February 8th   2PM – 6PM

All items have to be picked up before 6:00PM. Any items not picked up will be donated to local charities Saturday evening, so PLEASE mark your calendars!

MATHIS AUDITORIUM (Ashley Street – by South Georgia Medical Center)


Receiving: All items must be received, racked and displayed BEFORE 3PM. For Seller Number, E-MAIL Elizabeth West or Martha Ann Berlin at kidzklothingexchange@gmail.com or call Elizabeth @ 229-834-5233 or Martha Ann @404-394-4044. **We will return your emails or calls in the evenings because we both work full-time during the day.


We also NEED VOLUNTEERS to help work the sale.  If you work 4 hours, you get to shop at 4:30 before the consignors pre-sale Saturday, February 1st. An 8 hour shift will allow you to shop at 4:00. If you would be interested in working, please e-mail us and we will put you on the schedule. 


1.   ***3x5 index cards MUST be used to tag items and MUST be attached with straight pins.  -- NO safety pins, please.

2.   Your seller number goes in the TOP RIGHT corner of each card

3.   Mark your card "ND" (No Discount) in RED in the bottom left corner if you do NOT want your items to go ½ price on the last day.

4.   Put the description & size in the middle of the card.

5.   Put the price in the BOTTOM RIGHT hand corner.

6.   Clothing items should be hung on hangers with “hook” facing the left when held in front of you.

7.   Jeans/pants/bloomers should be secured to hangers with safety pins and/or to matching tops. (This is the only exception to safety pins.  DO NOT use them to attach index cards!)

8.   Toy items should be bagged securely & taped shut with tag on outside.

9.   On Big Items, your seller number should be marked on the bottom with a permanent marker. Use strong, clear packing tape to secure your tag. (Scotch tape is not strong enough).

10.  Shoes should be placed in Ziploc bags when they will fit, otherwise, tie shoe strings together or buckle shoes in pairs. Max 3 pairs. Will be enforced.

11.  Inspect twice for stains-check knees, crotch, bottom, sleeves, collar, & neck.       PLEASE DON'T BRING ANYTHING WITH STAINS.  WE WILL BE CLOSELY CHECKING EACH ITEM. Please be considerate of other consignors and DOUBLE CHECK!!!!!

 Items to be accepted:  Gently worn SPRING & SUMMER clothing items sizes NB thru Jr's Sizes; Formal & Special Occasion Wear; Baby Clothing & Items(car seats, bouncers, exersaucers, high chairs, etc.);  Children's Furniture/Equipment; Playsets;  Ride-on Toys; DVDs/Video Games and systems; Toys (without small pieces); Books; Children's shoes (max 3 pr); NO SOCKS OR UNDERWEAR.  Sorry No Maternity.  Everything should be in great condition.  Items with missing buttons, tears, and outdated items will not be accepted.

Maximum number of clothing items is 50 pieces.  You make 70% of the sales price, less a $5.00 participation fee.  We are not responsible for fire, theft, accident, or damage.   


* Cash only (except at Pre Sale- Pre Sale is the only time we will accept checks).  


Kindermusik, Spring Classes

Classes begin next week - January 13 and 14.  But they can join anytime.

Tunes for Tots, January 18

Friday, January 3, 2014

Snow Days at the Library

The Valdosta Public Library is hosting snow days, Friday (today) from 3 - 5 pm on the front lawn.

Valdosta-Lowndes County Library—Main Branch300 Woodrow Wilson Dr., Valdosta 229-333-0086