Upcoming Events

Many events have been postponed or rescheduled. Only current active events will remain on the calendar. Please contact the park for more information.


Saturday, December 18, 2021

Camp Lawton Guided Tour
Saturdays 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM – Dec 18, 2021 
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Come take a guided tour through the historical Camp Lawton Civil War prison site and learn about the fascinating events that transpired here. Afterwards, participants are invited to explore the Camp Lawton Museum free of charge. Pre-registration is required, space is limited, and social distancing is mandatory. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Christmas Hayride and Crafts
Saturday, Dec 18, 2021 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Make some festive Christmas crafts with some rangers that are fun for the whole family. Afterwards, participants will get to take a fun hayride through the park to see the decorations and Christmas lights. Be sure to dress appropriately for the weather. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Creature Feature: White-Tail Deer
Saturday, Dec 18, 2021 11 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Life-long learners of all ages are encouraged to attend this special presentation about white-tail deer! These animals have many interesting qualities that you will not want to miss! 15 spots available. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Nature Ornaments
Saturday, Dec 18, 2021 12 PM to 1 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Come and create a beautiful, nature themed ornament. These ornaments can hang on your tree for years and remind you of fond memories created at Mistletoe State Park! $3 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Friends of Panola Mountain Extended Hike
Saturday, Dec 18, 2021 9 AM to 2 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Take a guided hike with a trained "Friends of Panola" volunteer, through the restricted Conservation Area and up to the summit of Panola Mountain. This is a 5-mile, semi-off trail, strenuous hike that offers a variety of beautiful views and unique perspectives on the park. Must call to register in advance, space is limited to 20 hikers. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Holidays on the 1860's Home Front
Saturday, Dec 18, 2021 10 AM to 2 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Our expert volunteers will conduct an annual celebration of the holiday spirit at the cabin to demonstrate the traditions of decorating for the holidays during the 1860's. There will be toys and games for all! $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.
Snowman Archery
Saturday, Dec 18, 2021 10 AM to 10:45 AM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Come learn the basics of archery and test your skills on our archery range. This program will cover basic safety and technique. Equipment will be provided. Participants must be at least 10 years old. There will be a special holiday target during these sessions. $10 plus $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
Snowman Archery
Saturday, Dec 18, 2021 2 PM to 2:45 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Come learn the basics of archery and test your skills on our archery range. This program will cover basic safety and technique. Equipment will be provided. Participants must be at least 10 years old. There will be a special holiday target during these sessions. $10 plus $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
Holiday in the Hemlocks
Saturday, Dec 18, 2021 11 AM to 12 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Ready for some holiday fun and hemlock hijinks?! Join Smithgall’s Park Naturalist and a member of "Save the Hemlocks" for an informational stroll to see and learn about the imperiled Eastern Hemlock tree. Afterward, have fun making a hemlock-themed ornament from sustainably sourced hemlock cones for your own tree. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
Beginner archery
Saturday, Dec 18, 2021 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Come learn to shoot a bow for the first time or hone your skills. people of all ages are welcome just have to be strong enough to pull a 30LB bow. $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Full Moon Hike
Saturday, Dec 18, 2021 5:15 PM to 7 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike to the suspension bridge and watch the moon rise above the gorge. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Christmas Tree Wooden Round Painting
Saturday, Dec 18, 2021 2 PM to 3 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Come create a lasting Christmas decoration at the campground pavilion. Kids of all ages welcome. 10 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Outdoor Bird Feeder Garland
Saturday, Dec 18, 2021 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Make a Christmas present for our feathered friends at the campground pavilion! 5 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Santa Net Radio Program
Saturday, Dec 18, 2021 7 PM to 9 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Bring your Jr Rangers to the campground pavilion to talk to Santa over the radio! Registration at 7:00 PM, talk to Santa at 8:00 PM! $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Sunday, December 19, 2021

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Sunday, Dec 19, 2021 6 PM to 10 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 26, 2021 and ending December 25, 2021. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Christmas Cabin Escape Room
Sunday, Dec 19, 2021 11 AM to 11:30 AM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Test your skills in this unique escape room located in a 200-year-old cabin. You and your group will explore Santa's office to find clues in order to escape before time runs out. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
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Christmas Cabin Escape Room
Sunday, Dec 19, 2021 2 PM to 2:30 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Test your skills in this unique escape room located in a 200-year-old cabin. You and your group will explore Santa's office to find clues in order to escape before time runs out. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
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Under Friendly Fire
Sunday, Dec 19, 2021 10 AM to 11 AM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
A healthy environment is hard to maintain over the years, but one of nature’s best ways of doing so is through fire. Discover how fire can be helpful instead of harmful to the natural world while learning how to build your own. We’ll go over fire safety in the outdoors, as well as other ways to make sure your environment stays happy and healthy. $3 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Something to Hoot About - Owl Craft
Sunday, Dec 19, 2021 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Happy owl-idays from Magnolia Springs. Owls are incredible creatures that are found all across Georgia and likely in your own backyard. Join us as we unearth the wonders of Georgia’s owls and create our very own owl ornament to take home. $3 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Holiday Movie & Campfire Night
Sunday, Dec 19, 2021 5:30 PM to 8 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
“Holiday who-be what-ee?” Holiday movie night! Bring your own “Chair of Cheer” and join us for a movie night under the stars. We will learn the true meaning of Christmas is VEGEANCE… I mean presents. See how the mean green creature’s heart grew 3 sizes Christmas day. Bring your own s’mores supplies or buy a s’mores kit from the Ranger for $2. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
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Monday, December 20, 2021

Museum Tour
Monday, Dec 20, 2021 10 AM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Take an informative tour of our museum with the Naturalist and learn about this ancient site and artifacts. Tours will be held every hour between 10 AM and 4 PM, with no tour at 12 PM. Pre-registration required. $4-$6. 770-387-3747.
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Pinecone Wreath
Monday, Dec 20, 2021 3 PM to 4 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Use your crafty skills to create your own pinecone wreath. We will use materials found outside. Please preregister by calling the park office. Location: Picnic Shelter 1 $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
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Tuesday, December 21, 2021

Museum Tour
Tuesday, Dec 21, 2021 10 AM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Take an informative tour of our museum with the Naturalist and learn about this ancient site and artifacts. Tours will be held every hour between 10 AM and 4 PM, with no tour at 12 PM. Pre-registration required. $4-$6. 770-387-3747.
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A Very Merry Wassailing
Tuesday, Dec 21, 2021 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Join us at our outdoor colonial kitchen where we will discuss the history of the classic spice drink, wassail. Enjoy a warm cup of this fresh brew around the fire as well! $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.
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Nature Senses
Tuesday, Dec 21, 2021 11 AM to 12 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
How do you use your senses in nature? In this program, learn how to enjoy nature in a whole new way! Get the chance to feel the fur of a fox or hear a bird sing. (This program is best for younger children). Space is limited! Meet at Interpretive Center. Please can Visitor Center to preregister. $3 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
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Ugly Sweater Sunset Hike
Tuesday, Dec 21, 2021 4:45 PM to 5:45 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Blow the dust of those ugly Christmas sweaters, dress the whole family (including the furry members) and join the Ranger on a sunset hike to the end of the Avian Loop. Please preregister by calling the park office. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.

Wednesday, December 22, 2021

Primitive Tools and Weapons Program
Wednesday, Dec 22, 2021 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
What is the difference between a tool and a weapon? Come and join us at our amphitheater to find out. Program can be cancelled due to inclement weather. $2-$6. 770-387-3747.
Winter Crafts
Wednesday, Dec 22, 2021 11 AM to 12 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Last chance to make some fun winter crafts to bring home! Get into the holiday spirit and find your creativity an make some cool crafts. Space is limited. Meet at Interpretive Center. Please call the Visitor Center to preregister. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Green the Whole Year Round: Evergreens of Coastal Georgia
Wednesday, Dec 22, 2021 11 AM to 12 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Winter may set in, but Georgia keeps some green all year long. Come discover some of our enduring signs of winter life. Please preregister by calling the park office. Location: Interpretive Center $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
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Thursday, December 23, 2021

Primitive Tools and Weapons Program
Thursday, Dec 23, 2021 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
What is the difference between a tool and a weapon? Come and join us at our amphitheater to find out. Program can be cancelled due to inclement weather. $2-$6. 770-387-3747.
Holiday Cards
Thursday, Dec 23, 2021 9 AM to 1 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
We will have an open holiday card craft set up in the Interpretive Center. Stop in and make a card for your family and friends. Supplies will be provided. Location: Interpretive Center $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
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Pinecone Bird Feeder Craft
Thursday, Dec 23, 2021 10 AM to 11 AM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Join us for a fun and easy craft break. We will be making pinecone bird feeders. Participants may take their finished bird feeders home to hang up and help the birds around their home make it through the last bit of winter. Materials will be supplied. All ages are welcome. Meet at picnic shelter 1. Please preregister by calling the park office $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
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Friday, December 24, 2021

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Friday, Dec 24, 2021 6 PM to 10 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 26, 2021 and ending December 25, 2021. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Light Up the Holiday Season
Friday, Dec 24, 2021 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Come warm up with some hot cocoa and make your very own winter luminaries at the nature nook this holiday season. The Nature Nook is located across from the dump station. Please call the Park office at 706-422-1932 to register. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Peppermint Hot Chocolate
Friday, Dec 24, 2021 9 AM to 3 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Stay warm and merry with a cup of peppermint hot chocolate at our new coffee and hot chocolate bar in the park office! 1 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Saturday, December 25, 2021

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Saturday, Dec 25, 2021 6 PM to 10 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 26, 2021 and ending December 25, 2021. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Sunday, December 26, 2021

Fire Up the Forge
Sunday, Dec 26, 2021 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Stop by the fort's forge to learn about the tools and techniques used by colonial blacksmiths. $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.
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Christmas Cabin Escape Room
Sunday, Dec 26, 2021 11 AM to 11:30 AM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Test your skills in this unique escape room located in a 200-year-old cabin. You and your group will explore Santa's office to find clues in order to escape before time runs out. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
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Afternoon Hike and Build a Fire
Sunday, Dec 26, 2021 2 PM to 4 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Explore the flora and fauna surrounding Brantley trail on this ranger led hike. This is an easy to moderate hike along a 1 mile unpaved trail. After the hike, learn how to build a fire without matches. Please bring water and wear closed-toed shoes. Call to pre-register in advance. Social distancing required. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

Monday, December 27, 2021

Museum Tour
Monday, Dec 27, 2021 10 AM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Take an informative tour of our museum with the Naturalist and learn about this ancient site and artifacts. Tours will be held every hour between 10 AM and 4 PM, with no tour at 12 PM. Pre-registration required. $4-$6. 770-387-3747.
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Christmas Cabin Escape Room
Monday, Dec 27, 2021 2 PM to 2:30 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Test your skills in this unique escape room located in a 200-year-old cabin. You and your group will explore Santa's office to find clues in order to escape before time runs out. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
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Tuesday, December 28, 2021

Museum Tour
Tuesday, Dec 28, 2021 10 AM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Take an informative tour of our museum with the Naturalist and learn about this ancient site and artifacts. Tours will be held every hour between 10 AM and 4 PM, with no tour at 12 PM. Pre-registration required. $4-$6. 770-387-3747.
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Wednesday, December 29, 2021

Museum Tour
Wednesday, Dec 29, 2021 10 AM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Take an informative tour of our museum with the Naturalist and learn about this ancient site and artifacts. Tours will be held every hour between 10 AM and 4 PM, with no tour at 12 PM. Pre-registration required. $4-$6. 770-387-3747.
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Primitive Tools and Weapons Program
Wednesday, Dec 29, 2021 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
What is the difference between a tool and a weapon? Come and join us at our amphitheater to find out. Program can be cancelled due to inclement weather. $2-$6. 770-387-3747.
Home School at Hard Labor Creek
Wednesday, Dec 29, 2021 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
The last Wednesday of every month, join our naturalist for a variety of nature oriented, hands-on activities. Programs designed for children ages 6-12. Call the park office to register. Advanced registration and social distancing required. Limited to 12 students $8 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Fire Without Matches
Wednesday, Dec 29, 2021 10 AM to 11 AM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Learn how to start a fire in different ways without the use of matches. We will be trying our hand at various methods. Location: Picnic Shelter 5 $5 parking. 912-598-2300.

Thursday, December 30, 2021

Museum Tour
Thursday, Dec 30, 2021 10 AM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Take an informative tour of our museum with the Naturalist and learn about this ancient site and artifacts. Tours will be held every hour between 10 AM and 4 PM, with no tour at 12 PM. Pre-registration required. $4-$6. 770-387-3747.
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Birding Hike
Thursday, Dec 30, 2021 10 AM to 11 AM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Join our naturalist on an easy, one-mile hike along the marsh as we watch for birds along the trail. This birding hike is beginner friendly, but seasoned birders are welcome to come share their knowledge with the group. Feel free to bring your own binoculars. Location: Sandpiper Trail $5 parking. 912-598-2300.

Friday, December 31, 2021

Last Day Hike
Friday, Dec 31, 2021 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Celebrate the last day of 2021 with a short guided hike. The tour will include both history and nature features of the site. $2-$6. 770-387-3747.
Game Night: Jolly Jeopardy
Friday, Dec 31, 2021 6 PM to 7 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join us for a family-friendly game of winter jeopardy. Test your knowledge of the holidays and winter-related subjects. Campfire lit, weather permitting; guests are welcome to bring their own marshmallows and roasting sticks. Meet at Pavilion by Trading Post. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Meet the Farm Animals
Friday, Dec 31, 2021 3 PM to 4 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Learn about all the animals that live on the Heritage Farm. Feed the horse, donkeys, sheep, and goats. Enjoy playtime in the pastures with the sheep and goats. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Movie Night
Friday, Dec 31, 2021 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join us for movies under the stars. Bring bottled water, insect repellent, and a blanket or chair. Please pre-register at Visitor Center. Meet at picnic shelter by the campground. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Last Day Hike
Friday, Dec 31, 2021 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Say goodbye to 2021 with a last day hike around Victoria Bryant State Park! Dress warm for this beginner level hike. Meet at the front pond. $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Saturday, January 1, 2022

First Day Hike 2021
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 9 AM to 12 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come get started with your New Year’s resolutions; by joining us on a pet-friendly ranger-led hike. On the hike we will explore the history of the Civilian Conservation Corps and Alexander H. Stephens. We will meet at Lake Liberty, which is located in front of our park office. Bring water and wear sturdy shoes. $5.00 program fee $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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First Day Hike - Black Rock Lake Trail Hike
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 10 AM to 12 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Begin the new year with a 3/4 mile hike around our Black Rock Lake Trail. This hike is perfect for families of all ages and hikers can even bring along their leashed four-legged friends. Pre-registration is required. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
First Day Hike - Overlook to Bearcreek
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 10 AM to 12 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Join the park for a 2.5 mile hike from the Main Overlook to backcountry and back to kick off the 2022 New Year. Hike is easy and open to all ages. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
First Day Hike
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 9 AM to 10:15 AM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Informative hike with a Ranger along our Sempervierens Trail where we’ll identify various plant species and interpret their medicinal and historical uses. After the hike, all hikers are invited to stop for a cup of hot cocoa or cider and a snack provided by Friends of Crooked River State Park. Register in Advance Limited Space Please Consider Leaving a Donation for Friends Group $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
First Day Hike 2022: Woodland Loop
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Don Carter State Park - Gainesville, GA
Join the park naturalist on a 1.5 mile guided hike to celebrate the new year! All ages are welcome. We will meet at the fish cleaning station. Please dress for the weather and wear closed toed shoes. Pets are welcome on a 6ft leash. This is an easy paved ADA accessible trail. Call or stop by the visitor center for more information. $5 parking. 678-450-7726.
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First Day Hike 2022: Terrapin Cove Trail
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Don Carter State Park - Gainesville, GA
Join the park naturalist on a 1 mile guided hike to celebrate the new year! All ages are welcome. We will meet at the visitor center. Please dress for the weather and wear closed toed shoes. Pets are welcome on a 6ft leash. This is an easy natural surface trail. Call or stop by the visitor center for more information. $5 parking. 678-450-7726.
First of the Year Hike: East End Loop
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 10 AM to 1:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Celebrate the first day of 2021 with a ranger-led 3.4 mile hike along our East End Loop (easy-moderate difficulty). Trek through the mixed deciduous and piney woods and gaze at the view from Odie Overlook. Geared towards ages 8+. Bring water and dress for the weather. Hike cancelled in the event of storms/rain. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
First Day Hike: Marina Mile
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
Florence Marina State Park - Omaha, GA
No matter your age or hiking experience, you can start your year off right by taking a short, easy hike at Florence Marina. Join a ranger on our one mile trail, and take a leisurely walk through the woods to a beautiful cove where alligators, great blue herons, turtles, and other wildlife are found. $5 plus $5 parking. 229-838-4244.
First Day Hike with a Naturalist
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us at 10:00am for a 3 mile nature hike with Ranger Lexi on a great Trail. This hike is medium difficulty and requires sturdy shoes and water. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
First Day Hike
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 10 AM to 11:30 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Start the year off right with a First Day Hike to the Stone Wall, Historic CCC Fire Tower and West Overlook to take in some breathtaking views. Remember to wear warm, comfortable clothing and bring water. If you have any questions or would like to register for the hike please call the park office at 706-422-1932. $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Fort Yargo First Day Hike
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 1 PM to 3 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Enjoy the new year by starting it off with a beautiful views! This guided hike will start at the beach near Picnic Shelter 3. It will be about a 2-3 mile hike, so make sure to bring water, wear comfortable shoes, and wear warm clothes! Please call the Visitor Center to preregister, space is limited. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
First Day Hike
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 9 AM to 10:30 AM
George L. Smith State Park - Twin City, GA
Come join us for a Ranger led First Day Hike on our 3-Mile Deer Run Trail. $5 parking. 478-763-2759.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
First Day Hike At Hamburg
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 1 PM to 2 PM
Hamburg State Park - Mitchell, GA
Join the Ranger at Hamburg State Park for our First Day Hike. We will walk the Red Trail and discuss the history of Hamburg State Park, while enjoying some picturesque lake front views of the Hamburg Grist Mill. Please dress for the weather, bring water, and wear sturdy shoes. Afterwards, we will tour the Hamburg Mill and Agricultural Museum. $2 plus $5 parking. 478-552-2393.
First Day Hike - Follow in the steps of the CCC
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 11 AM to 4 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
This Ranger –Led hike will take visitors along gentle ridges and cascading creeks. Start the New Year off right with this 2 mile, moderate to rigorous, scenic hike (11am and 2pm). Bring a camera to record the scenery. Hikes geared toward active adults and children over 8 years old. Limited to 20. Preregistration required by 5 PM the day before. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Falls to Farm First Day Hike
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 7:30 AM to 4 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Take an 11 mile, one-way hike back in time from Anna Ruby Falls to Hardman Farm State Historic Site. This hike spans what was once the vast estate of Hardman Farm’s proprietary family, the Nichols. $40. 706-878-1077.
First Day Hike
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 10 AM to 11:30 AM
High Falls State Park - Jackson, GA
Kick off the new year by getting your heart pumping on this 1.5 mile guided hike on our Falls View Trail. Please dress for the weather and wear closed toed sturdy hiking shoes. Pets are welcome on a 6-foot leash. Trail is not easily accessible to strollers. Pre-registration is required as space is limited. $5 parking. 478-993-3053.
First Day Hike
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 2 PM to 3:30 PM
High Falls State Park - Jackson, GA
Kick off the new year by getting your heart pumping on this 1.5 mile guided hike on our Falls View Trail. Please dress for the weather and wear closed toed sturdy hiking shoes. Pets are welcome on a 6-foot leash. Trail is not easily accessible to strollers. Pre-registration is required as space is limited. $5 parking. 478-993-3053.
First Day Hike
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Join a Park Ranger on a 0.75 mile hike to start off the new year! Be sure to wear sturdy shoes and dress for the weather. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.
Land of the White Oak First Day Hike
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 8 AM to 9 AM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join us for a Ranger led, 1.5 mile hike on January 1, 2022, as we venture down our most popular trail loop, the White Oak Trail. We will meet in the mound parking lot between 7:45 - 8:00 am and start the hike at 8:00am sharp! $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
First Day Hike
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 9 AM to 5 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Three hikes, three different trails. Join our Naturalist as we hike South Big Creek Trail at 9am, Lake Trail at 12pm, and North Big Creek Trail at 4pm. Each hike limited to 10 people, pre-register at Visitors Center. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Hay Rides and S'Mores
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 7 PM to 9 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Meet at the campground picnic shelter for a fun hay ride through the park then join us around the campfire at the amphitheater for Christmas songs, stories, and s'mores. Hayrides limited to 12 riders. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Beaver Trail First Day Hike
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Ring in a New Year with a Ranger led hike on our Beaver Trail. Call Park Office to register for this 1.2 mile easy walk. Pre-registration is required and space is limited. If you want to bring a furry friend, please register for our Bark in Park Hike later in the day. $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Bark in the Park First Day Hike
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 3 PM to 4 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Start off the New Year with a hike on our Beaver Trail with your furry friends. This will be an easy-moderate 1.2 mile hike along our Beaver Trail. Dogs must be on a 6 -foot leash at all times. Preregistration is required and space is limited. $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
First Day Hike
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Start the New Year off right with a GA State Parks Tradition! Mistletoe State Park will be hosting our First Day Hike on our Campground Loop Trail. This trail is 1.5 miles long and friendly for all ages. Please remember to bring comfortable walking shoes! $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
First Day Hike - Hemlock Falls Trail
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 10 AM to 12 PM
Moccasin Creek State Park - Clarkesville, GA
Join a ranger from Moccasin Creek State Park and start 2022 off right! This easy, 3 mile round trip excursion will showcase the beauty of Moccasin Creek and culminates with a beautiful view of Hemlock Falls. Meet at Hemlock Falls Trailhead (end of Andersonville Lane). 706-947-3194.
First Day Hike
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 1 PM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Start the New Year off with a brisk hike up our beautiful mountain, a registered National Natural Landmark. Trek to the top to symbolize all the great things you will accomplish in 2022. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Call the Park Office at 770-389-7801 to register and pay. $10 registration fee, plus $5 park pass fee $10 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
First Day Hike into "Georgia's Little Grand Canyon"
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 10 AM to 12 PM
Providence Canyon State Park - Lumpkin, GA
Join a ranger on a 3 mile hike around one of Georgia's beautiful wonders. Learn about the different geologic formations of the canyon, the various minerals that are found, and the history and ecosystem of the area. We will explore the canyon from the rim and the floor, so be sure to bring shoes you don't mind getting muddy, and plenty of water. $5 parking. 229-838-6202.
First Day Hike at Red Top Mountain
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 10 AM to 12 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Ready to bring in the New Year on a healthy note while getting out and enjoying nature? We will take the Sweet Gum Trail for a moderate 3.5-mile scenic hike along the shoreline and through the forest. Bring water, Dress comfortably and don’t forget your hiking shoes. We will meet at the Visitor Center.. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Reed Bingham's First Day Hike
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 6 PM to 7 PM
Reed Bingham State Park - Adel, GA
Join us and kick off the new year right. Help a ranger usher in 2022 with an exciting night hike. Take the opportunity to experience the parks trails in a new way after they have closed at sunset. Please be sure to dress for weather and wear comfortable closed toe shoes. Visit or call the park for questions and registration. $3 plus $5 parking. 229-896-3551.
First Day Hike
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Let's kick off 2022 with a 2 mile Geocache hike. We'll begin at the Sandpiper Trailhead. Be sure to download the Geocaching app before the hike. This app will guide us to the Geocaches hidden along the trail. If you'd like, you can bring small items to leave in the Geocache boxes. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
First Day Hike: Duke's Creek Falls Hike
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 1 PM to 3 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
This hike will begin at the Visitor’s Center, and we will make a pit stop approximately 1.3 miles away at our primitive cabin. If you are still feeling adventurous, then you can continue 1.2 miles (one way) to Duke’s Creek Falls. Space is limited and pre-registration is required, please call to reserve your spot. $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
First Day Hike
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 9 AM to 11 AM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Bring your friends and family to start the year off with a moderate, 3-mile hike along our back country trail. Kids must be 8 or older. No pets allowed on this hike. Bring water and snacks and dress for the weather. Please call to register. $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
First Day Hike - Nature Hike on Muscadine Trail
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 3 PM to 4 PM
Tugaloo State Park - Lavonia, GA
Kick off the new year by joining the Ranger with a 3/4 loop mile led hike around the Muscadine Nature Trail. Hike is easy and open to all ages. Park Pass Fee required. $5 parking. 706-356-4362.
First Day Hike
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Start the New Year right with a breath of fresh air during our First Day Hike! $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
First Day Hike
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 10 AM to 1 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Join us for a morning hike as we take on the Bear Hair Gap trail. We will be making a stop at the overlook, which looks down over the park. It's a beautiful view that you will not want miss. $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Powerhouse Ruins First Day Hike
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
Watson Mill Bridge State Park - Comer, GA
As we head into a new year we will discuss the past at Watson Mill Bridge State Park with a short hike to the old powerhouse ruins. Enjoy the sound of the South Fork of the Broad River as we follow the old raceway down to these interesting ruins. $5 parking. 707-783-5349.
First Day Fitness Hike
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 10 AM to 12 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Start the year off with Wormsloe and join us for a healthy 2.5 mile hike though the coastal maritime forest. A Wormsloe Ranger will lead the way and answer any questions that might arise. Pets welcome on 6 ft leash. Make sure to wear comfortable closed toe shoes and bring your own water and bugspray. Pre-registration is required, space is limited. $4 - $12. 912-353-3023.
First Day Fitness Hike
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Start the year off with Wormsloe and join us for a healthy 2.5 mile hike though the coastal maritime forest. A Wormsloe Ranger will lead the way and answer any questions that might arise. Pets welcome on 6 ft leash. Make sure to wear comfortable closed toe shoes and bring your own water and bugspray. Pre-registration is required, space is limited. $4 - $12. 912-353-3023.

Sunday, January 2, 2022

Jr. Ranger - Fire Building and Safety
Sunday, Jan 2, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Junior Rangers, come learn how to safely build, control, and extinguish a fire. For safety, the class is limited to 10 participants, with a minimum of 4 participants. Please register for the program before 1/19/2022. $2- $6. 770-387-3747.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Saturday, January 8, 2022

Making Cutting tools: Ax, Adze, and Etc.
Saturday, Jan 8, 2022 2 PM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about different cutting tools used by Native Americans at Etowah. Watch as Park Rangers try to build replicas of an Axe, an Adze, chisels, punches and/or drills intended to be used in later demonstrations. $2 -$6. 770-387-3747.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Hogmanay 2021: A Scottish New Year
Saturday, Jan 8, 2022 6 PM to 8 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Celebrate the New Year with us, Scottish Style! Our annual winter after-hours event will be held in our 18th-century barracks. Enjoy the tavern, warm bonfires, light food, and a spectacular cannon firing. Reservations are required and seating is limited! Please call at 912-437-4770 or email us at fortkinggeorge.shs@dnr.ga.gov $45. 912-437-4770.

Sunday, January 9, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Sunday, Jan 9, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, January 15, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Saturday, Jan 15, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.

Sunday, January 16, 2022

Making a Kanona
Sunday, Jan 16, 2022 2 PM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about grinding corn for food and watch a Park Ranger work on building a replica Kanona, the large mortar and pestle used to grind corn, by some Native Americans. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Monday, January 17, 2022

Black Rock Buddies Volunteer Workday
Monday, Jan 17, 2022 9 AM to 2 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Assist our Black Rock Buddies Friends group with trail maintenance on the Black Rock Lake Trail and a litter pick up on the Black Rock Mountain Parkway. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
Full Moon Hike
Monday, Jan 17, 2022 5:40 PM to 7:20 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike to the suspension bridge and watch the moon rise above the gorge. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Thursday, January 20, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Thursday, Jan 20, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, January 22, 2022

Making Cutting tools: Ax, Adze, and Etc.
Saturday, Jan 22, 2022 2 PM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about different cutting tools used by Native Americans at Etowah. Watch as Park Rangers try to build replicas of an Axe, an Adze, chisels, punches and/or drills intended to be used in later demonstrations. $2 -$6. 770-387-3747.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Friends of Panola Mountain Extended Hike
Saturday, Jan 22, 2022 9 AM to 2 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Take a guided hike with a trained "Friends of Panola" volunteer, through the restricted Conservation Area and up to the summit of Panola Mountain. This is a 5-mile, semi-off trail, strenuous hike that offers a variety of beautiful views and unique perspectives on the park. Must call to register in advance, space is limited to 20 hikers. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.

Sunday, January 23, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, January 29, 2022

Jr. Ranger - Fire Building and Safety
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Junior Rangers, come learn how to safely build, control, and extinguish a fire. For safety, the class is limited to 10 participants, with a minimum of 4 participants. Please register for the program before 1/19/2022. $2- $6. 770-387-3747.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Sunday, January 30, 2022

Making a Kanona
Sunday, Jan 30, 2022 2 PM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about grinding corn for food and watch a Park Ranger work on building a replica Kanona, the large mortar and pestle used to grind corn, by some Native Americans. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Friday, February 4, 2022

Colonial Faire and Muster School Day
Friday, Feb 4, 2022 9:30 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Come and learn about early Georgia and Colonial Savannah at our annual Colonial Faire and Muster School Day. Experience the 18th century military encampment, military demonstrations, shopping in Sutler’s row, craft demonstrations, music, dancing, and more. $2 - $10. 912-353-3023.

Saturday, February 5, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.
Colonial Faire & Muster
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 9 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Experience life in Colonial Georgia during the 18th century with a military encampment, sutlers' row, craft demonstrations, military demonstrations, and period music and dance. Food concessions will be available. Free admission. 912-353-3023.

Sunday, February 6, 2022

Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 9 AM to 5 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to the A.H. Stephens State Historic Site and enjoy a free tour of the site. On the tour you will learn about some of the weapons used during the American Civil War, the life and times of Alexander H. Stephens and his legacy that led to the creation of our state park. $0. 706-456-2602.
Accessible Event 
Etowah Presents - Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 9 AM to 5 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
For this one day only, admission to Etowah Indian Mounds is free. Join the curator on a guided hike to the mounds, offered at: 9:30am, 11:00am, 2:00pm, and 3:30pm. Hikes may be canceled if their is severe wind, rain, or snow. Please dress for the weather; it will likely be cold. 770-387-3747.
Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 9 AM to 5 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
To spotlight Georgia’s fascinating past, State Historic Sites are offering free admission on Sunday, February 9. The event is part of Georgia History Festival’s statewide celebration of “Super Museum Sunday.” 706-655-5870.
Colonial Faire & Muster
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 9 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Experience life in Colonial Georgia during the 18th century with a military encampment, sutlers' row, craft demonstrations, military demonstrations, and period music and dance. Food concessions will be available. Free admission. 912-353-3023.
Super Museum Sunday at Wormsloe State Historic Site
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 9 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Come to visit where Super Museum Sunday started. We will be hosting our Colonial Faire and Muster in partnership with the Georgia Historical Society. Free both Saturday and Sunday with Colonial reenactment, market, and black powder demonstrations. We hope to see you at the Faire. Free Admission. 912-353-3023.

Thursday, February 10, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Thursday, Feb 10, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, February 12, 2022

Jr. Ranger - Big Trees
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 to Sunday, Feb 13, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Junior Rangers, dress for the weather and be ready to show off your math skills. Come learn how to measure and estimate a tree's size, to see how it sizes up to Champion Trees around the state. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Dirty Spokes Thrill in the Hills 50K, 21K, 5 Mi Trail Run
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 7 AM to 4 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
This half marathon and marathon will be an off-road course following the park's scenic mountain bike trails. To register, please go to www.dirtyspokes.com. $5 parking. 404-310-3628.
Friends of Panola Mountain Extended Hike
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 9 AM to 2 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Take a guided hike with a trained "Friends of Panola" volunteer, through the restricted Conservation Area and up to the summit of Panola Mountain. This is a 5-mile, semi-off trail, strenuous hike that offers a variety of beautiful views and unique perspectives on the park. Must call to register in advance, space is limited to 20 hikers. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.

Sunday, February 13, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Sunday, Feb 13, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.

Friday, February 18, 2022

Full Moon Hike
Friday, Feb 18, 2022 6:45 PM to 8:15 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike to the suspension bridge and watch the moon rise above the gorge. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Saturday, February 19, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.
Georgia Arbor Day with Smokey Bear
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 1 PM to 3 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join the park rangers and Georgia Forestry Commission as we celebrate Georgia Arbor Day by planting a tree at the park. Explore GFC equipment, learn about forestry management and prescribed burns. Our special guest Smokey Bear will also be onsite. $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
History of the Triple Nickels 555th PIR
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 10 AM to 2 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
The "Triple Nickels" were America's first all African American parachute infantry platoon and America's first "smoke jumpers" The "Military Order of the Purple Heart" is composed of Military men and women who received the Purple Heart Medal for wounds suffered in combat. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
History of the Rosenwald Schools
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Learn how these schools for African Americans were created, how they impacted their lives and how President Roosevelt pushed for the last school, The Eleanor Roosevelt School, was built in Warm Springs. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.
Accessible Event 

Sunday, February 20, 2022

Making a Kanona
Sunday, Feb 20, 2022 2 PM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about grinding corn for food and watch a Park Ranger work on building a replica Kanona, the large mortar and pestle used to grind corn, by some Native Americans. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Thursday, February 24, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Thursday, Feb 24, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, February 26, 2022

Making Cutting tools: Ax, Adze, and Etc.
Saturday, Feb 26, 2022 2 PM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about different cutting tools used by Native Americans at Etowah. Watch as Park Rangers try to build replicas of an Axe, an Adze, chisels, punches and/or drills intended to be used in later demonstrations. $2 -$6. 770-387-3747.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Sunday, February 27, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Sunday, Feb 27, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, March 5, 2022

Archery for Beginners
Saturday, Mar 5, 2022 2 PM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Learn the basics of archery and see if this hobby is right for you. We will provide the equipment. Space will be limited to 4 students per session. Cost is $5 for a 30-minute class. Pre-registration required. Students must be 9 or older to participate and have the ability to draw the bow. The program may be canceled or postponed due to bad weather. $2-$6. 770-387-3747.
Magnolia Springs 5K
Saturday, Mar 5, 2022 9 AM to 10 AM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
The 1st Annual, Magnolia Springs 5K, will take runners all over the park. It will feature a mixture of roads and trails. The cost to register for the race is $15 per person. To register for the event you must purchase a ticket through eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/magnolia-springs-5k-tickets-218702213207 $15 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Sunday, March 6, 2022

Making Cutting tools: Ax, Adze, and Etc.
Sunday, Mar 6, 2022 2 PM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about different cutting tools used by Native Americans at Etowah. Watch as Park Rangers try to build replicas of an Axe, an Adze, chisels, punches and/or drills intended to be used in later demonstrations. $2 -$6. 770-387-3747.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
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