Laura S. Walker State Park


Friday, August 14, 2020

Movie Night
Friday, Aug 14, 2020 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
It's time for movies at the Park! Limited to15 people, minimum of 4. Bring bottled water. Pre-registration required prior to day of event; call or stop by Visitor Center. (912)287-4900 $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Saturday, August 15, 2020

Recycling to Bird feeders
Saturday, Aug 15, 2020 10 AM to 12 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join our Naturalist as we re-purpose drink bottles into bird feeders. Bring insect repellent, sunblock, bottled water, and empty plastic drink bottle. We will be working outside on separate tables unless it rains. Limit: 15 people, minimum 4. Pre-register prior to day of event; call or stop by Visitor Center. (912)287-4900 $5 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Christmas Crafts
Saturday, Aug 15, 2020 7 PM to 9 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Are you hot yet? Is it too early to think about Christmas? Join our Naturalist as we make Christmas crafts that are sure to help make your home more festive for the holidays. Some can be used as gifts. Limit: 15 people, minimum 4. Register at Visitor Center prior to day of event. (912)287-4900 $10 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Saturday, August 22, 2020

Build a Birdhouse
Saturday, Aug 22, 2020 10 AM to 12 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Bring your own tools, bottled water, insect repellent, and sunblock; all other materials are supplied. Working outside on separate tables unless it rains. Limit: 8 people, minimum 4. Register at Visitor Center prior to day of event. (912)287-4900 $5 - $10 $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Astronomy at the Park
Saturday, Aug 22, 2020 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join our Naturalist as we use our telescope to observe constellations, planets, and stars. Ages 8 and up; children must be accompanied by an adult. Limit: 15 people, minimum 4. Register at Visitor Center prior to day of event. (912)287-4900 $5 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Friday, August 28, 2020

Movie Night
Friday, Aug 28, 2020 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
It's time for movies at the Park! Limited to15 people, minimum of 4. Bring bottled water. Pre-registration required prior to day of event; call or stop by Visitor Center. (912)287-4900 $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Saturday, August 29, 2020

Christmas Crafts
Saturday, Aug 29, 2020 10 AM to 12 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Are you hot yet? Is it too early to think about Christmas? Join our Naturalist as we make Christmas crafts that are sure to help make your home more festive for the holidays. Some can be used as gifts. Limit: 15 people, minimum 4. Register at Visitor Center prior to day of event. (912)287-4900 $10 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Saturday, September 26, 2020

Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 26, 2020 9 AM to 12 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Your State Parks Day is a wonderful opportunity to give back to your local park or your favorite park. We need your help to spruce up the group camp area. 912-287-4900.

Saturday, October 10, 2020

Lakeside Cleanup - Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Oct 10, 2020 9 AM to 12 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join us for a volunteer workday to remove the overgrowth of brush and vegetation around Laura Walker lake. This will create more access to the lake for fishing opportunities as well as beautify the park. 912-287-4900.
Bark in The Park & Pet Costume Contest
Saturday, Oct 10, 2020 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Enjoy a hike with your furry companion on the Big Creek Nature Trail. Before the hike, your furry friends can enjoy our new dog park located near the office and show off their pet costumes. We will meet across the office from picnic shelter 3 and 4. Dog's must be on a 6' leash and have current vaccination tags. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Saturday, December 19, 2020

Christmas at The Park
Saturday, Dec 19, 2020 5 PM to 8 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join the staff at the Interpretive Center for some holiday crafts, a campfire, and some Christmas sweets. All ages are welcome to join in the fun. Also a special visit from Santa Clause from 7-8pm. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.