Near East Family Day will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Aug. 17 at the Jepson Center in Savannah. The event celebrates the art of the cultures represented in the "Allure of the Near East" exhibition, which opens Aug. 16. Families will enjoy hands-on activities, storytelling and a musical performance by TURKU. The event is free.
Details: 912-790-8802, www.telfair.org