George L. Smith State Park

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

Wednesday, April 28, 2021

Meet Watson- Gopher Tortoise
Wednesday, Apr 28, 2021 to Thursday, Apr 29, 2021 11 AM
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". $4 Space is limited to 8 and preregistration is required by 4 PM the day before the program. $4 plus $5 parking. 478-763-3429.

Saturday, May 1, 2021

Feed the Bees
Saturday, May 1, 2021 10 AM to 11 AM
George L. Smith State Park - Twin City, GA
Provide a healthy habitat to help pollinators thrive by protecting our pollinators from pesticides and by providing the flowers they need.Come learn how to turn your backyard , farm, or community into a thriving pollinator habitat.Please call to make your reservation in advancee. Limited to 8 people $4 per person $5 parking. 478-763-3429.
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Saturday, May 15, 2021

Bee Observation
Saturday, May 15, 2021 1 PM to 2:30 PM
George L. Smith State Park - Twin City, GA
Come and see our Bee Observation hive. Watch the activity inside the hive and learn about the roles of the bees within the hive. Masks required inside the bee room. Bring a water bottle Limited to 8 people. Please call and reserve in advance. $4 plus $5 parking. 478-763-3429.
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Wednesday, May 26, 2021

Bees- It is all in the Preparation
Wednesday, May 26, 2021 10 AM to 11:30 AM
George L. Smith State Park - Twin City, GA
Ever wondered what preparation is needed to start your own bee hive. Come and ask questions to learn about bees, beekeeping and equipment. Look at our observation hive exit to learn how busy bees are. $4 plus $5 parking. 478-763-3429.
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