Homeschool Events

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


Thursday, December 2, 2021

Homeschool in The Park: Nuthin' but Coal
Thursday, Dec 2, 2021 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Learn all about coal, rocks, and minerals in this geology-themed lab. Build your observational- and map-reading skills by using Moh's Hardness Scale, identifying different minerals, learning about landforms, and looking at geologic maps. Geared towards families who homeschool. Register in advance. $8 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Homeschool Days: Nuts for Squirrels!
Thursday, Dec 2, 2021 11 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
We are absolutely NUTS for squirrels here at Mistletoe State Park! Did you know that many oak trees are planted by squirrels who forgot to retrieve their acorns? Homeschoolers of all ages are invited to join our rangers to learn all about squirrels. 15 spots available. $6 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Homeschool Days
Thursday, Dec 2, 2021 9 AM to 11 AM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join our Interpretive Ranger for our monthly homeschool program on the first Thursday and second Wednesday of each month at 9am and 2pm. 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 as advanced registration is required. Limited to 12 students. $8 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.

Saturday, December 4, 2021

Pearl Harbor 80 Years of Remembrance
Saturday, Dec 4, 2021 10 AM to 3 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
FDR portrayer James Fowler will recite the "Day of Infamy" speech declaring that a state of war exists sending the United States into WWII. Performances at 11 a.m., 12 p.m. and 2 p.m. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.

Wednesday, December 8, 2021

Homeschool Days
Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021 9 AM to 11 AM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join our Interpretive Ranger for our monthly homeschool program on the first Thursday and second Wednesday of each month at 9am and 2pm. 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 as advanced registration is required. Limited to 12 students. $8 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.

Thursday, December 16, 2021

Homeschool Days: White-Tail Deer
Thursday, Dec 16, 2021 11 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Did you know that white-tail deer are good swimmers and will use large streams and lakes to escape predators? Please bring homeschoolers of all ages to explore the interesting world of white-tail deer! 15 spots available. $6 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Wednesday, December 29, 2021

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.

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.

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.
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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.

Saturday, February 19, 2022

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.
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Saturday, April 9, 2022

Archery 101
Saturday, Apr 9, 2022 1 AM to 2 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come try your hand at this beginners archery lesson, and put your new found skills to the test. Ages 8 and up. Call the park office to pre-register. We will meet at the park office. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.

Tuesday, April 12, 2022

77th Annual Ceremony for President Roosevelt
Tuesday, Apr 12, 2022 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. To commemorate this, we will have a commencement speaker, military band and color guard. Free admission until 12:30 p.m., then $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
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Saturday, May 28, 2022

Archery 101
Saturday, May 28, 2022 1 AM to 2 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come try your hand at this beginners archery lesson, and put your new found skills to the test. Ages 8 and up. Call the park office to pre-register. We will meet at the park office. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.

Saturday, June 4, 2022

D-Day Remembrance and Rosie The Riveter
Saturday, Jun 4, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
D-Day Remembrance and Rosie The Riveter Actress/Storyteller Carol Cain will portray 7 different "Rosie the Riveters" in two performances. Rosie represents the American women who worked during World War II producing munitions, planes, tanks and war supplies. Performances at 1:00 and 2:00 p.m. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.
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Sunday, June 19, 2022

Get Outdoors Georgia - Selfies and the Stones
Sunday, Jun 19, 2022 9 AM to 5 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Get Outdoors Georgia - Selfies and the Stones Guests that visit that day will be encouraged to visit the Walk of States and take a "selfie" with the stone of their state and post on our Facebook page. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.

Saturday, July 2, 2022

Patriotic movie night on the lawn
Saturday, Jul 2, 2022 8 PM to 10 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out and enjoy a patriotic movie on the lawn of Lake Liberty. We will have popcorn and other concessions available for purchase. $2 - $5 $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Saturday, July 9, 2022

Archery 101
Saturday, Jul 9, 2022 1 AM to 2 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come try your hand at this beginners archery lesson, and put your new found skills to the test. Ages 8 and up. Call the park office to pre-register. We will meet at the park office. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.

Saturday, September 24, 2022

Your State Park Day - A.H. Stephens Volunteer Workday
Saturday, Sep 24, 2022 9 AM to 1 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out and help us maintain our Equestrian and Hiking Trails. In addition, we will be sprucing up other areas around the park. Some tools will be provided. If you have tools please bring them. Water and snacks will be provided. If you can join us please call 706-456-2602. Help us make a positive difference. 706-456-2602.
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Saturday, October 1, 2022

A.H. Stephens' Cruise-In and Sock Hop
Saturday, Oct 1, 2022 9 AM to 3 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Enjoy the sights of classic cars and the sounds of the '60s and '70s. Once you take a look around the car show, come down and enjoy the sock hop that will be happening inside our group shelter. Food and drinks will available for purchase. $1 - $3 $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Tuesday, November 1, 2022

The Unique Life of Lucy Page Mercer Rutherfurd
Tuesday, Nov 1, 2022 10 AM to 11 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Presentation on the life of Lucy Rutherfurd a friend of FDR’s.. The presentation will consist of her family, education, Roosevelt family, and married life. The presentation will set the record straight about FDR’s last visit to Warm Springs and his relationship with Lucy. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.
Accessible Event Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Saturday, November 12, 2022

Archery 101
Saturday, Nov 12, 2022 1 AM to 2 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come try your hand at this beginners archery lesson, and put your new found skills to the test. Ages 8 and up. Call the park office to pre-register. We will meet at the park office. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.

Sunday, November 20, 2022

Pinecone Birdfeeders from FDR's Longleaf Pines
Sunday, Nov 20, 2022 1 PM to 3 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Pinecone Birdfeeders from FDR's Longleaf Pines Using Longleaf pine cones from the Historic Site, guests will be able to create a suet birdfeeder to hang in their yard as birds start their winter migrations. History of FDR’s CCC and longleaf tree farms will be discussed during this time $9-$14. 706-655-5870.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event