Accessible Events


Thursday, January 30, 2020

A Dime For FDR
Thursday, Jan 30, 2020 10 AM to 10:30 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
A digital presentation on the founding of FDR's March of Dimes and the conquest of polio. What began with a birthday party in Warm Springs led to the creation of the National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis and the end of polio. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
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Friday, January 31, 2020

Ask the Naturalist
Friday, Jan 31, 2020 2 PM to 2:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Ask the Naturalist about the location, history, or wildlife at Etowah $2-$6. 770-387-3747.
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Yard Games & Hot Cocoa
Friday, Jan 31, 2020 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join us at the picnic shelter across from the campground for some hot cocoa and lots of fun yard games including corn hole, ladder golf, yardzee, ring toss, yard jenga, giant checkers and more. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Movie Under the Stars
Friday, Jan 31, 2020 6 PM to 8:30 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
We will be showing a movie outside under the stars at picnic shelter #1. This is a family-friendly event. Bring chairs, blankets, and bug spray. Hints about what movie will be playing will be posted on the park's Facebook page closer to the date. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
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Saturday, February 1, 2020

Wildlife of Our World
Saturday, Feb 1, 2020 1 PM to 2 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Meet and greet the animals who make coastal Georgia their home in this exciting and informative live animal presentation. Learn about their behaviors, why they look and live the way they do and gain a better understanding of why they are so important to our world. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Guided Tour
Saturdays 11 AM - 11:30 AM – Feb 1, 2020 
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Take a guided tour with our Naturalist, tours location/length may vary with inclement weather. $2-$6. 770-387-3747.
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Groundhog Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Feb 1, 2020 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up to find groundhog answers.. Hunt with your phone. Not a timed event.Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners notified by phone at 4:00 PM to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Coffee with a Ranger
Saturday, Feb 1, 2020 10:30 AM to 12 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Ask questions and swap stories with park rangers over a cup of coffee and a delicious breakfast treat. Samples of a tasty snack, coffee, and hot tea will be served while supplies last. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
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Opening Day at Hardman Farm
Saturday, Feb 1, 2020 10 AM to 4 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Hardman Farm reopens for the season. Join us for a guided tour on the hour, with the first one at 10:00 a.m., and the last going out at 3:00 p.m. Adults: $12, Seniors: $10 , Youth: $7, Children under 6: free. Plus tax. 706-878-1077.
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Food Truck and Vendor Bazaar
Saturday, Feb 1, 2020 10 AM to 3 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
This 1st annual Bazaar presented by Friends of Laura Walker State Park will be hosting food trucks that are sure to get your taste buds tingling whether you're in the mood for tacos, seafood, Bar-B-Que or baked goods. Vendor booths will be set up with items for purchase such as honey, jellies, wood crafts, fishing lures, soaps and so much more. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Tales from Camp Lawton
Saturday, Feb 1, 2020 3:30 PM to 4 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Come listen to harrowing tales of thievery, attempted prison escapes, mad hatters, assassinations, and more in this half hour historically accurate program. Tour the museum and then sit down and enjoy the enthralling stories from a civil war period soldier or soldier's wife. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
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Venomous Snakes of Georgia
Saturday, Feb 1, 2020 10 AM to 11 AM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Join us for a program on some of the most notorious animals living in Georgia! We have 6 venomous snakes located in our state and this is a great way to learn about each of them. We will also have a couple of non-venomous snakes for visitors to touch! The cost of the program is $3 per person, ages 3 and under are free. Meet at the Nature Center. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
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First-Visit Tour
Saturday, Feb 1, 2020 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Learn more about Smithgall Woods on a tour of the Visitor Center and a van tour of the park. See the covered bridge, the famous Dukes Creek, and our renowned cottages. There is no charge for the tour, but donations are welcomed. Donations appreciated. $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
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Sunday, February 2, 2020

Guided Tour
Sunday, Feb 2, 2020 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Take a guided tour with our Naturalist, tours location/length may vary with inclement weather. $2-$6. 770-387-3747.
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Noon Hike on Bird Berry Trail
Sunday, Feb 2, 2020 12 PM to 1 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Enjoy a lovely Sunday afternoon exploring the forest surrounding the Bird Berry trail. During this guided hike, we will discuss local wildlife and various plants native to this region while listening for bird calls, looking for signs of wildlife, and practicing our winter tree ID. This is an easy 0.5-mile paved trail. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
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Sunday Morning Guided Tour With Park Ranger
Sundays 9:30 AM - 11 AM – Feb 2, 2020 until Dec 27, 2020 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Join our Ranger and Historian for a 90-minute guided tour of the Memorial Museum, Grounds and Historic Site beginning at 9:30 a.m. Reservations are being taken now. $20. 706-655-5870.
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Friday, February 7, 2020

Movie Night at Fort Yargo
Friday, Feb 7, 2020 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Pack your favorite movie snacks and join us for this month’s Friday night movie. The title of this PG movie is being kept a secret, but curious movie enthusiasts can take a guess at the feature’s title through the hints posted on Facebook or call the park office. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
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Yard Games & Hot Cocoa
Friday, Feb 7, 2020 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join us at the picnic shelter across from the campground for some hot cocoa and lots of fun yard games including corn hole, ladder golf, yardzee, ring toss, yard jenga, giant checkers and more. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Saturday, February 8, 2020

Wildlife of Our World
Saturday, Feb 8, 2020 1 PM to 2 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Meet and greet the animals who make coastal Georgia their home in this exciting and informative live animal presentation. Learn about their behaviors, why they look and live the way they do and gain a better understanding of why they are so important to our world. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Sweetheart Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Feb 8, 2020 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up to find sweetheart answers. Hunt with your phone. Not a timed event. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners notified by phone at 4:00 PM to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Eye-Spy Scavenger Hunt
Saturdays 8 AM - 4 PM – Feb 8, 2020 until Feb 29, 2020 
Florence Marina State Park - Omaha, GA
Bring your camera and take a look around Florence Marina for for the items on our scavenger hunt list. Take a picture with each item on our list and bring your completed list and pictures to the Kirbo Interpretive Center by 4:00 to claim your prize. Stop by the Kirbo Interpretive Center to pick up your scavenger hunt checkoff list! $5 parking. 229-848-4244.
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Valentine's Dinner and Dance
Saturday, Feb 8, 2020 6 PM to 9 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Bring your sweetheart to our one-of-a-kind Valentine's date not to be forgotten! Enjoy a candlelit meal in a beautiful, historic setting with period music and dancing. Take part in a fireside chat with our historical interpreters. Space is limited. registration opens January 8th. Price is per person. $50. 912-727-2339.
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Cozy Book Reading with a Ranger
Saturday, Feb 8, 2020 1 PM to 1:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Come warm up as you enjoy a family-friendly book read by one of our Park Rangers. Meet at the Nature Center. $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
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Cool Weather Craft
Saturday, Feb 8, 2020 2 PM to 3 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Enjoy timeless indoor crafts in this hour long program. Each week we teach a new skill such as fiber spinning, natural dyes, knitting, or quilting and learn about it's historical significance. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
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Lost but Found Safe and Sound
2nd Saturday of Month 3 PM - 4 PM from Feb 8, 2020 until Nov 14, 2020 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
This FREE class will be taking place at our Nature Center. There will be a short video and then a K-9 demonstration with Keegan and a question and answer session with one of our Search and Rescue members. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Sweet Heart String Art
Saturday, Feb 8, 2020 2 PM to 4 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Meet at the Nature center behind the park office to create the perfect gift just in time for Valentines day. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Sunday, February 9, 2020

Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 9, 2020 9 AM to 3:30 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 role in the creation of our state park. $0. 706-456-2602.
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Guided Tour
Sunday, Feb 9, 2020 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Take a guided tour with our Naturalist, tours location/length may vary with inclement weather. $2-$6. 770-387-3747.
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Georgia History Festival’s Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 9, 2020 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Admission is FREE on Super Museum Sunday! Musket demonstrations will be offered throughout the day from 10am to 4pm. Check out Georgia History Festival's website here: georgiahistoryfestival.org/2020-super-museum-sunday 912-437-4770.
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Super Museum Sunday at Fort McAllister
Sunday, Feb 9, 2020 12 PM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Courtesy of the Georgia Historical Society, we are offering free admission. Come for a self-guided tour anytime or take part in our guided tour at 2 p.m. 912-727-2339.
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Intermediate Archery
2nd Sunday of Month 1 PM - 3 PM from Feb 9, 2020 until Dec 13, 2020 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Improve your archery skills in this class that focuses on accuracy and shooting farther distances. Students must attend three basic archery classes before attending this program. Meet at Alexander Lake pavilion. Participants must call Nature Center to register no later than the day before the class is scheduled AND pay in advance. $20 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Super Museum Sunday - Soldier Stories
Sunday, Feb 9, 2020 9 AM to 5 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
FREE admission for this Super Museum Sunday special event. Enjoy guided hikes at 1 pm and 2 pm. There will also be local Civil War relic displays, artifact identification, a special program by author Brad Butkovich on soldier's stories, and black powder firing demonstrations. 770-443-7850.
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Georgia History Festival’s Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 9, 2020 9 AM to 5 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
To celebrate Georgia’s diverse and fascinating history, the State Parks and Historic Sites Division of the Department of Natural Resources is offering free admission to the Little White House on Sunday, February 9. 706-655-5870.
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Sunday Morning Guided Tour With Park Ranger
Sundays 9:30 AM - 11 AM – Feb 9, 2020 until Dec 27, 2020 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Join our Ranger and Historian for a 90-minute guided tour of the Memorial Museum, Grounds and Historic Site beginning at 9:30 a.m. Reservations are being taken now. $20. 706-655-5870.
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Thursday, February 13, 2020

Museum Tour
Thursday, Feb 13, 2020 2 PM to 2:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Take a tour of our Museum with the Naturalist and learn about the artifacts. $4-$6. 770-387-3747.
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Friday, February 14, 2020

Valentine's Day Singles Archery
Friday, Feb 14, 2020 7:30 PM to 9 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Single this Valentine's Day? Why not spend it doing something new? While we can't promise you'll find a new love you may just find something new that you love doing. Join us for this indoors intro to archery. Who knows you could end up becoming your own cupid. Ages 18 and up. All equipment provided. Must register in advance. $25 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Saturday, February 15, 2020

Wildlife of Our World
Saturday, Feb 15, 2020 1 PM to 2 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Meet and greet the animals who make coastal Georgia their home in this exciting and informative live animal presentation. Learn about their behaviors, why they look and live the way they do and gain a better understanding of why they are so important to our world. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Sweetheart Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Feb 15, 2020 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up to find sweetheart answers. Hunt with your phone. Not a timed event. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners notified by phone at 4:00 PM to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Eye-Spy Scavenger Hunt
Saturdays 8 AM - 4 PM – Feb 15, 2020 until Feb 29, 2020 
Florence Marina State Park - Omaha, GA
Bring your camera and take a look around Florence Marina for for the items on our scavenger hunt list. Take a picture with each item on our list and bring your completed list and pictures to the Kirbo Interpretive Center by 4:00 to claim your prize. Stop by the Kirbo Interpretive Center to pick up your scavenger hunt checkoff list! $5 parking. 229-848-4244.
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Arbor Day Learning Stations
Saturday, Feb 15, 2020 1 PM to 4 PM
Florence Marina State Park - Omaha, GA
Join our interpretive ranger to learn about the trees and plants at Florence Marina! We will have learning stations set up in the Kirbo Interpretive Center from 1pm-4pm. This event is free to all guests with a $5 Parking Pass. Meet at the Kirbo Interpretive Center at Florence Marina State Park. $5 parking. 229-838-4244.
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Soldier Saturday
Saturday, Feb 15, 2020 1 PM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
The fort's plantation house will be open and ready to be explored. An interpretive ranger portraying a Civil War soldier will entertain topics of conversation ranging from fort history to candle making. This program is included with fort admission. 912-727-2339.
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Museum and Musket fire
Saturday, Feb 15, 2020 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Come visit the Museum and see live firing demonstrations of a musket by a civil war soldier. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
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Predident's Day at Providence
Saturday, Feb 15, 2020 8 AM to 10:30 AM
Providence Canyon State Park - Lumpkin, GA
Join our interpretive ranger to learn about the history of the park and how Jimmy Carter made Providence Canyon what it is today. Free to all guests with a $5 parking pass, these drop-in learning stations will be in the classroom inside Providence Canyon’s visitor center from 8am-10am. $5 parking. 229-838-6202.
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Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Saturday, Feb 15, 2020 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Watch for meteors, planets, observe the moon or take in all the stars above as we gaze upon a truly dark sky from deep within the Okefenokee. We will use both our unaided eyes and telescopes while we stargaze. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Sunday, February 16, 2020

Guided Tour
Sunday, Feb 16, 2020 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Take a guided tour with our Naturalist, tours location/length may vary with inclement weather. $2-$6. 770-387-3747.
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Sunday Morning Guided Tour With Park Ranger
Sundays 9:30 AM - 11 AM – Feb 16, 2020 until Dec 27, 2020 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Join our Ranger and Historian for a 90-minute guided tour of the Memorial Museum, Grounds and Historic Site beginning at 9:30 a.m. Reservations are being taken now. $20. 706-655-5870.
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Saturday, February 22, 2020

Wildlife of Our World
Saturday, Feb 22, 2020 1 PM to 2 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Meet and greet the animals who make coastal Georgia their home in this exciting and informative live animal presentation. Learn about their behaviors, why they look and live the way they do and gain a better understanding of why they are so important to our world. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Terrific Turtles
Saturday, Feb 22, 2020 2 PM to 3 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Come out to the Nature Center to meet and learn about some of our terrific turtles while you make a “stained glass” turtle to put on your window at home. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Sweetheart Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Feb 22, 2020 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up to find sweetheart answers. Hunt with your phone. Not a timed event. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners notified by phone at 4:00 PM to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Eye-Spy Scavenger Hunt
Saturdays 8 AM - 4 PM – Feb 22, 2020 until Feb 29, 2020 
Florence Marina State Park - Omaha, GA
Bring your camera and take a look around Florence Marina for for the items on our scavenger hunt list. Take a picture with each item on our list and bring your completed list and pictures to the Kirbo Interpretive Center by 4:00 to claim your prize. Stop by the Kirbo Interpretive Center to pick up your scavenger hunt checkoff list! $5 parking. 229-848-4244.
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Wildlife Discovery Craft
Saturday, Feb 22, 2020 12 PM to 1 PM
Florence Marina State Park - Omaha, GA
Join our interpretive ranger to learn about the wildlife at Florence Marina State Park. We will also be doing a wildlife craft to take home. Meet at Kirbo Interpretive Center $5 plus $5 parking. 229-838-4244.
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Soldier Saturday
Saturday, Feb 22, 2020 1 PM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
The fort's plantation house will be open and ready to be explored. An interpretive ranger portraying a Civil War soldier will entertain topics of conversation ranging from fort history to candle making. This program is included with fort admission. 912-727-2339.
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Rap about Rabies
Saturday, Feb 22, 2020 11 AM to 12 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Come to the Interpretive Center for this free session with a former animal control officer who will teach participants all about rabies. Learn which animals can carry rabies, how to detect signs of infection and preventative measures to protect yourself and loved ones. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Cozy Book Reading with a Ranger
Saturday, Feb 22, 2020 1 PM to 1:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Come warm up as you enjoy a family-friendly book read by one of our Park Rangers. Meet at the Nature Center. $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
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Cool Weather Craft
Saturday, Feb 22, 2020 2 PM to 3 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Enjoy timeless indoor crafts in this hour long program. Each week we teach a new skill such as fiber spinning, natural dyes, knitting, or quilting and learn about it's historical significance. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
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Indoor Basic Archery
Saturday, Feb 22, 2020 1 PM to 2 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills, no matter the weather. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 & up. Class meets at the Nature Center, not at the archery range. Call Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Indoor Basic Archery
Saturday, Feb 22, 2020 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills, no matter the weather. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 & up. Class meets at the Nature Center, not at the archery range. Call Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Saturday, Feb 22, 2020 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Watch for meteors, planets, observe the moon or take in all the stars above as we gaze upon a truly dark sky from deep within the Okefenokee. We will use both our unaided eyes and telescopes while we stargaze. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Bird Feeder
Saturday, Feb 22, 2020 2 PM to 4 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Learn how to attract birds to your backyard and make a craft . Come to the nature center behind the park office. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Sunday, February 23, 2020

Guided Tour
Sunday, Feb 23, 2020 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Take a guided tour with our Naturalist, tours location/length may vary with inclement weather. $2-$6. 770-387-3747.
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Candle Making 101
Sunday, Feb 23, 2020 1 PM to 2 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Stop by the parks heritage farm and learn the basics of making hand dipped candles. The park staff will be demonstrating how to make hand dipped and molded beeswax and tallow candles. Try your hand at making your own set for a small fee. Demonstration free. "Class" $3 per person $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
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Indoor Basic Archery
Sunday, Feb 23, 2020 1 PM to 2 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills, no matter the weather. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 & up. Class meets at the Nature Center, not at the archery range. Call Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Indoor Basic Archery
Sunday, Feb 23, 2020 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills, no matter the weather. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 & up. Class meets at the Nature Center, not at the archery range. Call Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Sunday Morning Guided Tour With Park Ranger
Sundays 9:30 AM - 11 AM – Feb 23, 2020 until Dec 27, 2020 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Join our Ranger and Historian for a 90-minute guided tour of the Memorial Museum, Grounds and Historic Site beginning at 9:30 a.m. Reservations are being taken now. $20. 706-655-5870.
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Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Nature Sketching
Tuesday, Feb 25, 2020 2 PM to 2:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Grab some paper, sketching material and a nice view and enjoy the beautiful scenery at Etowah. $2-$6. 770-387-3747.
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Thursday, February 27, 2020

Museum Tour
Thursday, Feb 27, 2020 2 PM to 2:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Take a tour of our Museum with the Naturalist and learn about the artifacts. $4-$6. 770-387-3747.
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Friday, February 28, 2020

Yard Games & Hot Cocoa
Friday, Feb 28, 2020 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join us at the picnic shelter across from the campground for some hot cocoa and lots of fun yard games including corn hole, ladder golf, yardzee, ring toss, yard jenga, giant checkers and more. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Saturday, February 29, 2020

Wildlife of Our World
Saturday, Feb 29, 2020 1 PM to 2 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Meet and greet the animals who make coastal Georgia their home in this exciting and informative live animal presentation. Learn about their behaviors, why they look and live the way they do and gain a better understanding of why they are so important to our world. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Sweetheart Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Feb 29, 2020 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up to find sweetheart answers. Hunt with your phone. Not a timed event. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners notified by phone at 4:00 PM to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Eye-Spy Scavenger Hunt
Saturdays 8 AM - 4 PM – Feb 29, 2020 
Florence Marina State Park - Omaha, GA
Bring your camera and take a look around Florence Marina for for the items on our scavenger hunt list. Take a picture with each item on our list and bring your completed list and pictures to the Kirbo Interpretive Center by 4:00 to claim your prize. Stop by the Kirbo Interpretive Center to pick up your scavenger hunt checkoff list! $5 parking. 229-848-4244.
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Who was Laura Walker?
Saturday, Feb 29, 2020 7 PM to 8 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Gather at Group Shelter 1 for an introduction to the lady for whom Laura S. Walker State Park was named and some history about the park as well. You may be surprised by some of the unique facts regarding our beautiful park. Registration deadline is February 29th at 4:00 PM. Call Park Office to Register. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Tales from Camp Lawton
Saturday, Feb 29, 2020 3:30 PM to 4 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Come listen to harrowing tales of thievery, attempted prison escapes, mad hatters, assassinations, and more in this half hour historically accurate program. Tour the museum and then sit down and enjoy the enthralling stories from a civil war period soldier or soldier's wife. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
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LEAP Day Program
Saturday, Feb 29, 2020 10 AM to 11 AM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Leap day is here and in honor of it we will be offering an educational program on all the different animals that leap to get around! Meet at the nature center. The cost to attend this event is $2 per person. Ages 3 and under are free. A parking pass is required for all vehicles entering the park. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
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All about Erosion
Saturday, Feb 29, 2020 11 AM to 12 PM
Providence Canyon State Park - Lumpkin, GA
Join our interpretive ranger to learn about erosion and how we can help protect the canyons from further damage. Meet in Providence Canyon’s Visitor Center classroom. $5 plus $5 parking. 229-838-6202.
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Campfire Cooking 101
Saturday, Feb 29, 2020 2 PM to 3 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Meet at the campground pavilion and learn how to cook a new breakfast campfire recipe. Ingredients will be provided. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Sunday, March 1, 2020

Sunday Morning Guided Tour With Park Ranger
Sundays 9:30 AM - 11 AM – Mar 1, 2020 until Dec 27, 2020 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Join our Ranger and Historian for a 90-minute guided tour of the Memorial Museum, Grounds and Historic Site beginning at 9:30 a.m. Reservations are being taken now. $20. 706-655-5870.
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Saturday, March 7, 2020

"Big" Predators of Mistletoe
Saturday, Mar 7, 2020 10 AM to 11 AM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Join us as we talk about all of the "big" predators found at Mistletoe State Park. We will be showing mounts, skulls, furs and more! The cost is $2 per person, ages 3 and under are free. Meet at the nature center next to the park office. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
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First-Visit Tour
Saturday, Mar 7, 2020 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Learn more about Smithgall Woods on a tour of the Visitor Center and a van tour of the park. See the covered bridge, the famous Dukes Creek, and our renowned cottages. There is no charge for the tour, but donations are welcomed. Donations appreciated. $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
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Sunday, March 8, 2020

Sunday Morning Guided Tour With Park Ranger
Sundays 9:30 AM - 11 AM – Mar 8, 2020 until Dec 27, 2020 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Join our Ranger and Historian for a 90-minute guided tour of the Memorial Museum, Grounds and Historic Site beginning at 9:30 a.m. Reservations are being taken now. $20. 706-655-5870.
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Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Home School Wednesday
Wednesdays 10 AM - 10:30 AM – Mar 11, 2020 until Nov 25, 2020 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Homeschoolers will be offered an educational opportunity to learn about President Roosevelt, Warm Springs, The Great Depression, WWII and more, through a presentation in the Theater. Programs run approx. 1 hour. Class times are 10 am, 1 pm, 3 pm. Pre Registration is required and select from subjects below. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.
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Friday, March 13, 2020

Scottish Heritage Days
Friday, Mar 13, 2020 9 AM to 1 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Living history demonstrations such as musket and cannon firings, blacksmithing, 18th century cooking and music will take place among Live Oaks and Spanish moss. Friday is Student Day and a battle reenactment will take place on Saturday at 3 p.m. $4.50 - $7.50 912-437-4770.
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Saturday, March 14, 2020

Scottish Heritage Days
Saturday, Mar 14, 2020 9 AM to 5 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Living history demonstrations such as musket and cannon firings, blacksmithing, 18th century cooking and music will take place among Live Oaks and Spanish moss. Friday is Student Day and a battle reenactment will take place on Saturday at 3 p.m. $4.50 - $7.50 912-437-4770.
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Indoor Basic Archery
Saturday, Mar 14, 2020 1 PM to 2 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills, no matter the weather. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 & up. Class meets at the Nature Center, not at the archery range. Call Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Indoor Basic Archery
Saturday, Mar 14, 2020 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills, no matter the weather. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 & up. Class meets at the Nature Center, not at the archery range. Call Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Lost but Found Safe and Sound
2nd Saturday of Month 3 PM - 4 PM from Mar 14, 2020 until Nov 14, 2020 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
This FREE class will be taking place at our Nature Center. There will be a short video and then a K-9 demonstration with Keegan and a question and answer session with one of our Search and Rescue members. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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National Quilting Day: A Patchwork of History
Saturday, Mar 14, 2020 10 AM to 4 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Join our first annual celebration of National Quilting Day. There will be displays by groups and individuals, period music, and special presentations. $3 -$6. 770-443-7850.
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Sunday, March 15, 2020

Scottish Heritage Days
Sunday, Mar 15, 2020 9 AM to 5 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Living history demonstrations such as musket and cannon firings, blacksmithing, 18th century cooking and music will take place among Live Oaks and Spanish moss. Friday is Student Day and a battle reenactment will take place on Saturday at 3 p.m. $4.50 - $7.50 912-437-4770.
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Intermediate Archery
Sunday, Mar 15, 2020 1 PM to 3 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Improve your archery skills in this class that focuses on accuracy and shooting farther distances. Students must attend three basic archery classes before attending this program. Meet at Alexander Lake pavilion. Participants must call Nature Center to register no later than the day before the class is scheduled AND pay in advance. $20 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Quilt Blocking 101
Sunday, Mar 15, 2020 2 PM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come learn the basics of quilt blocking with one of our lovely volunteers! Cost is $5/person. All materials are provided. Call 770-389-7801 to register. Space is limited. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Sunday Morning Guided Tour With Park Ranger
Sundays 9:30 AM - 11 AM – Mar 15, 2020 until Dec 27, 2020 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Join our Ranger and Historian for a 90-minute guided tour of the Memorial Museum, Grounds and Historic Site beginning at 9:30 a.m. Reservations are being taken now. $20. 706-655-5870.
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Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Home School Wednesday
Wednesdays 10 AM - 10:30 AM – Mar 18, 2020 until Nov 25, 2020 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Homeschoolers will be offered an educational opportunity to learn about President Roosevelt, Warm Springs, The Great Depression, WWII and more, through a presentation in the Theater. Programs run approx. 1 hour. Class times are 10 am, 1 pm, 3 pm. Pre Registration is required and select from subjects below. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.
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Sunday, March 22, 2020

Sunday Morning Guided Tour With Park Ranger
Sundays 9:30 AM - 11 AM – Mar 22, 2020 until Dec 27, 2020 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Join our Ranger and Historian for a 90-minute guided tour of the Memorial Museum, Grounds and Historic Site beginning at 9:30 a.m. Reservations are being taken now. $20. 706-655-5870.
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Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Sunday, Mar 22, 2020 8:45 PM to 9:45 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Watch for meteors, planets, observe the moon or take in all the stars above as we gaze upon a truly dark sky from deep within the Okefenokee. We will use both our unaided eyes and telescopes while we stargaze. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Home School Wednesday
Wednesdays 10 AM - 10:30 AM – Mar 25, 2020 until Nov 25, 2020 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Homeschoolers will be offered an educational opportunity to learn about President Roosevelt, Warm Springs, The Great Depression, WWII and more, through a presentation in the Theater. Programs run approx. 1 hour. Class times are 10 am, 1 pm, 3 pm. Pre Registration is required and select from subjects below. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.
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Swamp Smarts Trivia
Wednesday, Mar 25, 2020 5 PM to 6 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Bring your knowledge of the Okefenokee and the state of Georgia to this fun trivia challenge. Play as a group or an individual and test your swamp smarts. Topics will range from wildlife and nature to history and maybe a few surprise topics. Study up! $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Saturday, March 28, 2020

Remarkable Women of Georgia & Hardman Farm
Saturday, Mar 28, 2020 11 AM to 1:30 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Come celebrate Women’s History Month with special lecture by author Sara Martin Hines (Remarkable Georgia Women). RSVP required @ 706-878-1077. After the lecture, take a tour of the Mansion and be greeted by some of the remarkable women who called Hardman Farm home. The lecture is free to attend. Regular admission rates apply for tours. $12 adults, $10 seniors, $7 youth, under 6 free. 706-878-1077.
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Cozy Book Reading with a Ranger
Saturday, Mar 28, 2020 4 PM to 4:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Come warm up as you enjoy a family-friendly book read by one of our Park Rangers. Meet at the Nature Center. $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
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Indoor Basic Archery
Saturday, Mar 28, 2020 1 PM to 2 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills, no matter the weather. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 & up. Class meets at the Nature Center, not at the archery range. Call Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Indoor Basic Archery
Saturday, Mar 28, 2020 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills, no matter the weather. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 & up. Class meets at the Nature Center, not at the archery range. Call Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Cast Iron Chefs - Grown In Dirt and Cooked In Fire
Saturday, Mar 28, 2020 10 AM to 3 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Once again our cast iron chefs will gather together to demonstrate their skills. Come out to observe while vegetable entrees will be the primary showcase. Sampling will be allowed. Period music and games will set the background under the canopy of southern pines. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.
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Flies and Fly Water
Saturday, Mar 28, 2020 9:30 AM to 12 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
In preparation for the upcoming spring fishing season, we will have a “how to” on fly tying, stream reading, casting, and more. Join us at 9:30 to hear a presentation on stream entomology (aka macroinvertebrates), then practice your fly tying and casting with Trout Unlimited volunteers. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
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Sunday, March 29, 2020

Soldier Saturday
Sunday, Mar 29, 2020 1 PM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
The fort's plantation house will be open and ready to be explored. An interpretive ranger portraying a Civil War soldier will entertain topics of conversation ranging from fort history to candle making. This program is included with fort admission. 912-727-2339.
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Indoor Basic Archery
Sunday, Mar 29, 2020 1 PM to 2 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills, no matter the weather. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 & up. Class meets at the Nature Center, not at the archery range. Call Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Indoor Basic Archery
Sunday, Mar 29, 2020 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills, no matter the weather. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 & up. Class meets at the Nature Center, not at the archery range. Call Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Sunday Morning Guided Tour With Park Ranger
Sundays 9:30 AM - 11 AM – Mar 29, 2020 until Dec 27, 2020 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Join our Ranger and Historian for a 90-minute guided tour of the Memorial Museum, Grounds and Historic Site beginning at 9:30 a.m. Reservations are being taken now. $20. 706-655-5870.
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Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Sunday, Mar 29, 2020 8:45 PM to 9:45 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Watch for meteors, planets, observe the moon or take in all the stars above as we gaze upon a truly dark sky from deep within the Okefenokee. We will use both our unaided eyes and telescopes while we stargaze. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Home School Wednesday
Wednesdays 10 AM - 10:30 AM – Apr 1, 2020 until Nov 25, 2020 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Homeschoolers will be offered an educational opportunity to learn about President Roosevelt, Warm Springs, The Great Depression, WWII and more, through a presentation in the Theater. Programs run approx. 1 hour. Class times are 10 am, 1 pm, 3 pm. Pre Registration is required and select from subjects below. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.
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Swamp Smarts Trivia
Wednesday, Apr 1, 2020 5 PM to 6 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Bring your knowledge of the Okefenokee and the state of Georgia to this fun trivia challenge. Play as a group or an individual and test your swamp smarts. Topics will range from wildlife and nature to history and maybe a few surprise topics. Study up! $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Saturday, April 4, 2020

Outdoor Nature Classroom Grand Opening
Saturday, Apr 4, 2020 10 AM to 12 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Help us celebrate the grand opening of our brand new outdoor classroom! This event will include the following: - Meet and greet with Sid the Science Kid - Ribbon cutting by Sid the Science Kid - Reptile encounters - Slack line - Photo booth - Archery - Nature themed crafts $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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First-Visit Tour
Saturday, Apr 4, 2020 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Learn more about Smithgall Woods on a tour of the Visitor Center and a van tour of the park. See the covered bridge, the famous Dukes Creek, and our renowned cottages. There is no charge for the tour, but donations are welcomed. Donations appreciated. $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
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Sunday, April 5, 2020

Sunday Morning Guided Tour With Park Ranger
Sundays 9:30 AM - 11 AM – Apr 5, 2020 until Dec 27, 2020 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Join our Ranger and Historian for a 90-minute guided tour of the Memorial Museum, Grounds and Historic Site beginning at 9:30 a.m. Reservations are being taken now. $20. 706-655-5870.
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Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Sunday, Apr 5, 2020 8:45 PM to 9:45 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Watch for meteors, planets, observe the moon or take in all the stars above as we gaze upon a truly dark sky from deep within the Okefenokee. We will use both our unaided eyes and telescopes while we stargaze. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Home School Wednesday
Wednesdays 10 AM - 10:30 AM – Apr 8, 2020 until Nov 25, 2020 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Homeschoolers will be offered an educational opportunity to learn about President Roosevelt, Warm Springs, The Great Depression, WWII and more, through a presentation in the Theater. Programs run approx. 1 hour. Class times are 10 am, 1 pm, 3 pm. Pre Registration is required and select from subjects below. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.
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Saturday, April 11, 2020

A.H. Stephens Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, Apr 11, 2020 10 AM to 11 AM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
The Easter Bunny has hidden eggs, and they are waiting for you. Children 12 and under bring your own basket, join the fun and search for a few. Little hunters will have their own small patch and if we are lucky, there may be a surprise visit by the Easter Bunny. The hunt will take place at the A.H. Stephens Historic Site. Donations are appreciated. 706-456-2602.
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Tools and Weapons
Saturday, Apr 11, 2020 10 AM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Learn about the tools and weapons early indigenous peoples used in every day life. $2-$6. 770-387-3747.
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Natural Egg Dying Program
Saturday, Apr 11, 2020 1 PM to 3 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Learn how to dye your Easter eggs the old fashioned way with natural materials such as onions, beets, and turmeric. Eggs will be provided for participants. Old fashioned games will also be available for kids to play. We will also have baby chicks to hold, courtesy of Ash Brothers Feed & Farm Supply! $5. 706-878-1077.
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Indoor Basic Archery
Saturday, Apr 11, 2020 1 PM to 2 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills, no matter the weather. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 & up. Class meets at the Nature Center, not at the archery range. Call Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Indoor Basic Archery
Saturday, Apr 11, 2020 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills, no matter the weather. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 & up. Class meets at the Nature Center, not at the archery range. Call Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Lost but Found Safe and Sound
2nd Saturday of Month 3 PM - 4 PM from Apr 11, 2020 until Nov 14, 2020 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
This FREE class will be taking place at our Nature Center. There will be a short video and then a K-9 demonstration with Keegan and a question and answer session with one of our Search and Rescue members. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Outdoor Cooking Class - Hobo Style
Saturday, Apr 11, 2020 10 AM to 2 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
This cooking class is for individuals or families looking to learn how to prepare simple meals wrapped in aluminum foil over a camp fire. Pre-registration required. $5. 770-443-7850.
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Sunday, April 12, 2020

Intermediate Archery
2nd Sunday of Month 1 PM - 3 PM from Apr 12, 2020 until Dec 13, 2020 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Improve your archery skills in this class that focuses on accuracy and shooting farther distances. Students must attend three basic archery classes before attending this program. Meet at Alexander Lake pavilion. Participants must call Nature Center to register no later than the day before the class is scheduled AND pay in advance. $20 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Sunday Morning Guided Tour With Park Ranger
Sundays 9:30 AM - 11 AM – Apr 12, 2020 until Dec 27, 2020 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Join our Ranger and Historian for a 90-minute guided tour of the Memorial Museum, Grounds and Historic Site beginning at 9:30 a.m. Reservations are being taken now. $20. 706-655-5870.
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Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Sunday, Apr 12, 2020 8:45 PM to 9:45 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Watch for meteors, planets, observe the moon or take in all the stars above as we gaze upon a truly dark sky from deep within the Okefenokee. We will use both our unaided eyes and telescopes while we stargaze. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Home School Wednesday
Wednesdays 10 AM - 10:30 AM – Apr 15, 2020 until Nov 25, 2020 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Homeschoolers will be offered an educational opportunity to learn about President Roosevelt, Warm Springs, The Great Depression, WWII and more, through a presentation in the Theater. Programs run approx. 1 hour. Class times are 10 am, 1 pm, 3 pm. Pre Registration is required and select from subjects below. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.
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75th Commemorative Ceremony for President Roosevelt
Wednesday, Apr 15, 2020 11 AM to 12:30 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
On April 12, 1945, President Franklin D. Roosevelt passed away in Georgia. This year's speaker for the annual commemoration will be Dr. Steven M. Lomazow, co-author of "FDR'S Deadly Secret." Enjoy a military band and color guard while gathering on the lawn to honor one of our nation’s greatest presidents. Students welcome. Free admission until 12:30 p.m., then $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
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Friday, April 17, 2020

Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Friday, Apr 17, 2020 8:45 PM to 9:45 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Watch for meteors, planets, observe the moon or take in all the stars above as we gaze upon a truly dark sky from deep within the Okefenokee. We will use both our unaided eyes and telescopes while we stargaze. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Saturday, April 18, 2020

Up-cycle 2-liter bottle bird house!
Saturday, Apr 18, 2020 1 PM to 2 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Want to learn how to upcycle? Then bring an empty clean coke bottle to campground pavilion, to create a beautiful bird house! $2 dollars for painting supplies. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Sunday, April 19, 2020

Sunday Morning Guided Tour With Park Ranger
Sundays 9:30 AM - 11 AM – Apr 19, 2020 until Dec 27, 2020 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Join our Ranger and Historian for a 90-minute guided tour of the Memorial Museum, Grounds and Historic Site beginning at 9:30 a.m. Reservations are being taken now. $20. 706-655-5870.
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Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Home School Wednesday
Wednesdays 10 AM - 10:30 AM – Apr 22, 2020 until Nov 25, 2020 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Homeschoolers will be offered an educational opportunity to learn about President Roosevelt, Warm Springs, The Great Depression, WWII and more, through a presentation in the Theater. Programs run approx. 1 hour. Class times are 10 am, 1 pm, 3 pm. Pre Registration is required and select from subjects below. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.
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Friday, April 24, 2020

Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Friday, Apr 24, 2020 8:45 PM to 9:45 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Watch for meteors, planets, observe the moon or take in all the stars above as we gaze upon a truly dark sky from deep within the Okefenokee. We will use both our unaided eyes and telescopes while we stargaze. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Saturday, April 25, 2020

Indoor Basic Archery
Saturday, Apr 25, 2020 1 PM to 2 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills, no matter the weather. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 & up. Class meets at the Nature Center, not at the archery range. Call Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Indoor Basic Archery
Saturday, Apr 25, 2020 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills, no matter the weather. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 & up. Class meets at the Nature Center, not at the archery range. Call Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Sunday, April 26, 2020

Indoor Basic Archery
Sunday, Apr 26, 2020 1 PM to 2 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills, no matter the weather. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 & up. Class meets at the Nature Center, not at the archery range. Call Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Indoor Basic Archery
Sunday, Apr 26, 2020 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills, no matter the weather. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 & up. Class meets at the Nature Center, not at the archery range. Call Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Sunday Morning Guided Tour With Park Ranger
Sundays 9:30 AM - 11 AM – Apr 26, 2020 until Dec 27, 2020 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Join our Ranger and Historian for a 90-minute guided tour of the Memorial Museum, Grounds and Historic Site beginning at 9:30 a.m. Reservations are being taken now. $20. 706-655-5870.
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Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Home School Wednesday
Wednesdays 10 AM - 10:30 AM – Apr 29, 2020 until Nov 25, 2020 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Homeschoolers will be offered an educational opportunity to learn about President Roosevelt, Warm Springs, The Great Depression, WWII and more, through a presentation in the Theater. Programs run approx. 1 hour. Class times are 10 am, 1 pm, 3 pm. Pre Registration is required and select from subjects below. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.
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Saturday, May 2, 2020

Celebrate Archaeology & Artifact Identification Day
Saturday, May 2, 2020 10 AM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
A professional archaeologist will be available to date and identify artifacts brought by visitors. Many interesting and unusual items will be shown. Bring your items, heirlooms, and imagination for a day of fun. Renown author and archaeologist Adam King will be at the site giving a lecture on archaeology. $2-$6. 770-387-3747.
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Reptile Day at Panola Mountain
Saturday, May 2, 2020 10 AM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Reptile Day at Panola Mountain Are you in love with lizards? Silly for snakes? Head-over-heels for herpetofauna? Or maybe you just think they're neat. Meet several live reptiles and learn about fascinating species from our own backyards and around the world. Friends of Panola Mountain will be selling lunch and donations are always appreciated. $5. Kids 3 and younger are free. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Makers n' Metal n' Music
Saturday, May 2, 2020 10 AM to 8 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
This exciting event combines Makers, Iron Pours, and Summer Music together. Makers of all kinds will be here demonstrating how to create things. We will be showing how we make scratch blocks and have an iron pour demonstration with scratch block prizes. There will be acoustic musicians playing during the event. Click event title for more info. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
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First-Visit Tour
Saturday, May 2, 2020 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Learn more about Smithgall Woods on a tour of the Visitor Center and a van tour of the park. See the covered bridge, the famous Dukes Creek, and our renowned cottages. There is no charge for the tour, but donations are welcomed. Donations appreciated. $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
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Sunday, May 3, 2020

Ladies Afternoon Tea
Sunday, May 3, 2020 3 PM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us for an afternoon tea social and discussion on the historical roles of women. Please purchase tickets in advance, space is limited. $20. 912-727-2339.
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Sunday Morning Guided Tour With Park Ranger
Sundays 9:30 AM - 11 AM – May 3, 2020 until Dec 27, 2020 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Join our Ranger and Historian for a 90-minute guided tour of the Memorial Museum, Grounds and Historic Site beginning at 9:30 a.m. Reservations are being taken now. $20. 706-655-5870.
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Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Home School Wednesday
Wednesdays 10 AM - 10:30 AM – May 6, 2020 until Nov 25, 2020 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Homeschoolers will be offered an educational opportunity to learn about President Roosevelt, Warm Springs, The Great Depression, WWII and more, through a presentation in the Theater. Programs run approx. 1 hour. Class times are 10 am, 1 pm, 3 pm. Pre Registration is required and select from subjects below. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.
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Friday, May 8, 2020

VE Day: A Celebration With Music
Friday, May 8, 2020 10 AM to 2 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
We will commemorate the 75th anniversary of the end of the war in Europe, VE Day, with the 116th Army Band playing patriotic and victory tunes. Vintage newsreels of the day will be playing in the museum. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.
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Saturday, May 9, 2020

Indoor Basic Archery
Saturday, May 9, 2020 1 PM to 2 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills, no matter the weather. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 & up. Class meets at the Nature Center, not at the archery range. Call Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Indoor Basic Archery
Saturday, May 9, 2020 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills, no matter the weather. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 & up. Class meets at the Nature Center, not at the archery range. Call Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Lost but Found Safe and Sound
2nd Saturday of Month 3 PM - 4 PM from May 9, 2020 until Nov 14, 2020 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
This FREE class will be taking place at our Nature Center. There will be a short video and then a K-9 demonstration with Keegan and a question and answer session with one of our Search and Rescue members. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Sunday, May 10, 2020

Indoor Basic Archery
Sunday, May 10, 2020 1 PM to 2 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills, no matter the weather. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 & up. Class meets at the Nature Center, not at the archery range. Call Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Intermediate Archery
2nd Sunday of Month 1 PM - 3 PM from May 10, 2020 until Dec 13, 2020 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Improve your archery skills in this class that focuses on accuracy and shooting farther distances. Students must attend three basic archery classes before attending this program. Meet at Alexander Lake pavilion. Participants must call Nature Center to register no later than the day before the class is scheduled AND pay in advance. $20 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Sunday Morning Guided Tour With Park Ranger
Sundays 9:30 AM - 11 AM – May 10, 2020 until Dec 27, 2020 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Join our Ranger and Historian for a 90-minute guided tour of the Memorial Museum, Grounds and Historic Site beginning at 9:30 a.m. Reservations are being taken now. $20. 706-655-5870.
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