Laura S. Walker State Park

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Saturday, December 9, 2017

Christmas at the Park
Saturday, Dec 9, 2017 5 PM to 8 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join the staff at the Interpretive Center for some holiday crafts, a campfire, and some Christmas sweets. All ages are welcome to join in the fun. $3 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Monday, January 1, 2018

First Day Hike
Monday, Jan 1, 2018 10 AM to 11 AM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
We will hike 1.3 miles on the Big Creek Nature Trail. Adults, kids and dogs welcome. Wear sturdy shoes and dogs must be on a 6' leash. After the hike, you are welcome to join us and write your regrets for the 2017 year and burn them in our campfire. Then write down your hopes for the New Year and take that home with you as a reminder. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Saturday, March 31, 2018

Twilight Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, Mar 31, 2018 7:30 PM to 9 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Bring your flashlights and Easter Baskets. There will be two Easter Egg Hunts ages 0-5 starting at 7:30 PM meet at the park interpretive center and ages 6-12 starting at 8:30 PM will meet at the park visitor center. This program is sponsored by the Friends of Laura S. Walker State Park. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Monday, June 4, 2018

Hook a Kid on Golf
Monday, Jun 4, 2018 8 AM to 5 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
A week long course in partnership with the YMCA to teach children ages 7-14 an introduction to golf. Nine core values are taught. Attendance is limited to 40 participants. Volunteer coaches help teach this week long class. Participants receive a set of golf clubs, shirt, hat, and water bottle. $150.00 per person 912-285-8660.

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Hook a Kid on Golf
Tuesday, Jun 5, 2018 8 AM to 5 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
A week long course in partnership with the YMCA to teach children ages 7-14 an introduction to golf. Nine core values are taught. Attendance is limited to 40 participants. Volunteer coaches help teach this week long class. Participants receive a set of golf clubs, shirt, hat, and water bottle. $150.00 per person 912-285-8660.

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Hook a Kid on Golf
Wednesday, Jun 6, 2018 8 AM to 5 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
A week long course in partnership with the YMCA to teach children ages 7-14 an introduction to golf. Nine core values are taught. Attendance is limited to 40 participants. Volunteer coaches help teach this week long class. Participants receive a set of golf clubs, shirt, hat, and water bottle. $150.00 per person 912-285-8660.

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Hook a Kid on Golf
Thursday, Jun 7, 2018 8 AM to 5 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
A week long course in partnership with the YMCA to teach children ages 7-14 an introduction to golf. Nine core values are taught. Attendance is limited to 40 participants. Volunteer coaches help teach this week long class. Participants receive a set of golf clubs, shirt, hat, and water bottle. $150.00 per person 912-285-8660.

Friday, June 8, 2018

Hook a Kid on Golf
Friday, Jun 8, 2018 8 AM to 5 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
A week long course in partnership with the YMCA to teach children ages 7-14 an introduction to golf. Nine core values are taught. Attendance is limited to 40 participants. Volunteer coaches help teach this week long class. Participants receive a set of golf clubs, shirt, hat, and water bottle. $150.00 per person 912-285-8660.

Saturday, June 9, 2018

Hook a Kid on Golf
Saturday, Jun 9, 2018 8 AM to 5 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
A week long course in partnership with the YMCA to teach children ages 7-14 an introduction to golf. Nine core values are taught. Attendance is limited to 40 participants. Volunteer coaches help teach this week long class. Participants receive a set of golf clubs, shirt, hat, and water bottle. $150.00 per person 912-285-8660.

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Old Fashioned Fourth of July Celebration
Wednesday, Jul 4, 2018 9 AM to 12 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Families can participate in old-fashioned games. Free watermelon, hot dogs, drinks and cookies will be available afterward while supplies last. This event will be at Group Shelter #2. This is sponsored by the Friends of Laura S. Walker State Park. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Saturday, October 20, 2018

Fall Festival
Saturday, Oct 20, 2018 3 PM to 7 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Children of all ages can play brand new games as well as old favorites to win candy. Bring the whole family because we will also have bingo, hayrides, face painting and much more. Overnight campers may participate in our campsite decoration contest. This will be our 23rd year for this event. $3 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Saturday, December 1, 2018

Christmas at The Park
Saturday, Dec 1, 2018 5 PM to 8 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join the staff at the Interpretive Center for some holiday crafts, a campfire, and some Christmas sweets. All ages are welcome to join in the fun. Also a special visit from Santa Clause from 7-8pm. $2.00/person $5 parking. 912-287-4900.