Homeschool Events


Thursday, September 24, 2020

Homeschool: Stream Critters EVENT IS FULL
Thursday, Sep 24, 2020 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Learn all about streams and the creatures that live in them. Join us at Painted Pony Farm for a 1.5 hour hike and stream exploration. We bring the nets and magnifying glasses, you bring clothes you don't mind getting wet and dirty. Pre-registration and pre-payment is required because space is limited. $8 ages 5 and older. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, September 26, 2020

Site Beautification: Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 26, 2020 10 AM to 2 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Help keep Jarrell Plantation beautiful by helping rangers clean up the gardens and grounds and finish the day with a guided tour. Reservations required. Program & tour limited to 9 guests. Social distancing guidelines will be followed. 478-986-5172.
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Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Meet Watson- Gopher Tortoise
5th Wednesday of Month 1 PM - 2 PM from Sep 30, 2020 until Nov 25, 2020 
George L. Smith State Park - Twin City, GA
Come and meet George L Smith's mascot, Watson and his new sidekick, Holmes. Learn about Gopher Tortoises and hear about Watson's travels to Georgia and how he is considered a "keystone Species". Feeding time for tortoises. $2 Limited space -8. Please call the office prior to day of event 478-763-2759 to reserve your spot. $5 parking. 478-763-2759.
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Thursday, October 1, 2020

Homeschool In The Park: Bats
Thursday, Oct 1, 2020 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Geared towards families who homeschool. Discover the unique qualities of bats up close in an investigative lab. Make a bat craft. Bring a picnic lunch and enjoy the park on your own afterwards. Must pre-register and pre-pay. Limited attendance of 15 people. Location is disclosed upon registration. $8 per child 5 and up. $1 per adult and children under 5. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Homeschool Days
Thursday, Oct 1, 2020 2 PM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Homeschoolers! Join our Interpretive Ranger for our monthly home school program on the first Thursday and second Wednesday of each month. Designed for children ages 6-12 to introduce them to a variety of nature-themed topics. Cost is $8/child. Call 770-389-7801 to register. Space is limited. $8 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
DIRT Event 

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

Homeschool Days
Wednesday, Oct 7, 2020 2 PM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Homeschoolers! Join our Interpretive Ranger for our monthly home school program on the first Thursday and second Wednesday of each month. Designed for children ages 6-12 to introduce them to a variety of nature-themed topics. Cost is $8/child. Call 770-389-7801 to register. Space is limited. $8 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
DIRT Event 

Thursday, October 8, 2020

What Leaf is That? Home School
Thursday, Oct 8, 2020 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Preregistration is required for this event, as it is limited to only 20 participants. Elementary students will take a closer look at leaves and trees, learn how to identify a tree leaf and create a leaf scrapbook. Social distancing will be required. Please call the park office to pre-register 478-982-1660 $5-$10 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Home school Leaf Scavenger Hunt
Thursday, Oct 8, 2020 10:30 AM to 11:15 AM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Preregistration is required for this program and space is limited. This event is for Pre-k and kindergarten children. Children love to collect leaves. The program will focus on leaf shapes and colors. Children will collect leaves of different shapes and colors.They will then turn their leaf collection into a sun catcher to carry home. . $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.

Friday, October 9, 2020

Homeschool At the Farm: Animal Communication
Friday, Oct 9, 2020 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Geared towards families who homeschool. Discover how animals communicate up close in an investigative lab at Painted Pony Farm. Must pre-register and pre-pay. Space is limited to 15 people. Event is held off site at the Painted Pony Farm located in Warm Springs, GA. $8 per child 5 and up. $1 per adult and children under 5 706-663-4858.

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Meet Watson- Gopher Tortoise
5th Wednesday of Month 1 PM - 2 PM from Oct 28, 2020 until Nov 25, 2020 
George L. Smith State Park - Twin City, GA
Come and meet George L Smith's mascot, Watson and his new sidekick, Holmes. Learn about Gopher Tortoises and hear about Watson's travels to Georgia and how he is considered a "keystone Species". Feeding time for tortoises. $2 Limited space -8. Please call the office prior to day of event 478-763-2759 to reserve your spot. $5 parking. 478-763-2759.
Accessible DIRT Event 

Thursday, November 5, 2020

Homeschool Days
Thursday, Nov 5, 2020 2 PM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Homeschoolers! Join our Interpretive Ranger for our monthly home school program on the first Thursday and second Wednesday of each month. Designed for children ages 6-12 to introduce them to a variety of nature-themed topics. Cost is $8/child. Call 770-389-7801 to register. Space is limited. $8 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
DIRT Event 

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Homeschool Days
Wednesday, Nov 18, 2020 2 PM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Homeschoolers! Join our Interpretive Ranger for our monthly home school program on the first Thursday and second Wednesday of each month. Designed for children ages 6-12 to introduce them to a variety of nature-themed topics. Cost is $8/child. Call 770-389-7801 to register. Space is limited. $8 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
DIRT Event 

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Meet Watson- Gopher Tortoise
5th Wednesday of Month 1 PM - 2 PM from Nov 25, 2020 
George L. Smith State Park - Twin City, GA
Come and meet George L Smith's mascot, Watson and his new sidekick, Holmes. Learn about Gopher Tortoises and hear about Watson's travels to Georgia and how he is considered a "keystone Species". Feeding time for tortoises. $2 Limited space -8. Please call the office prior to day of event 478-763-2759 to reserve your spot. $5 parking. 478-763-2759.
Accessible DIRT Event 

Thursday, December 3, 2020

Homeschool Days
Thursday, Dec 3, 2020 2 PM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Homeschoolers! Join our Interpretive Ranger for our monthly home school program on the first Thursday and second Wednesday of each month. Designed for children ages 6-12 to introduce them to a variety of nature-themed topics. Cost is $8/child. Call 770-389-7801 to register. Space is limited. $8 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
DIRT Event 

Wednesday, December 9, 2020

Homeschool Days
Wednesday, Dec 9, 2020 2 PM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Homeschoolers! Join our Interpretive Ranger for our monthly home school program on the first Thursday and second Wednesday of each month. Designed for children ages 6-12 to introduce them to a variety of nature-themed topics. Cost is $8/child. Call 770-389-7801 to register. Space is limited. $8 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
DIRT Event