Kolomoki Mounds State Park

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Friday, February 16, 2018

Stargazing on Top of Mound A
Friday, Feb 16, 2018 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Come join an AmeriCorps Ranger and learn about the night sky from the top of an ancient Native American temple mound. $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
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Campfire and S'mores
Friday, Feb 16, 2018 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Come for the FREE S'mores and stay for the campfire stories. Meet at the public fire ring near the boat ramp. $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
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Saturday, February 17, 2018

Wilderness Survival
Saturday, Feb 17, 2018 11 AM to 12 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join an AmeriCorps member and learn two important wilderness survival skills: fire starting and orienteering with a compass. Pre-register by calling the event phone number. Meet at the public fire ring near the boat ramp. $5 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
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Archery for Beginners
Saturday, Feb 17, 2018 1 PM to 3 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join an AmeriCorps ranger and learn how to use both recurve and compound bows in this beginner archery class. Register in advance. $10 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
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Blow Darts
Saturday, Feb 17, 2018 4 PM to 5 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Try out your blow dart skills! Use the same tool that the Native Americans who inhabited Kolomoki Indian Mounds used to help them hunt. Free Event, no pre-registration needed. $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
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Ochre Painting
Saturday, Feb 17, 2018 5 PM to 6 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join and AmeriCorps ranger and test your artistic skills with traditional paint made from local ochre. $3 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
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Night Hike
Saturday, Feb 17, 2018 7 PM to 8 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join an AmeriCorps ranger on a guided night hike down White Oak Trail. Use black lights to see if any creature glow in the dark. Meet at Group Shelter #2. $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
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Sunday, February 18, 2018

Owl Talk and Pellet Dissection
Sunday, Feb 18, 2018 11 AM to 12 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join an AmeriCorps ranger and learn about the native birds and owls around Kolomoki State Parks. Dissect an owl pellet to learn what they eat and how they digest their food. Pre-registration ONLY. $3 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
AmeriCorps 
Archery for Beginners
Sunday, Feb 18, 2018 to Monday, Feb 19, 2018 1 PM to 3 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Come join an AmeriCorps ranger and learn how to use both recurve and compound bows. Pre-registration ONLY. Meet outside the visitor center. $10 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
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Atlatl Throw
Sunday, Feb 18, 2018 4 PM to 5 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join a AmeriCorps ranger and learn how to use an Atlatl, or a device use to throw a spear. Atlatl were used by the old inhabitants of Kolomoki to help them hunt more efficiently. Free even, no pre-registration needed. $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
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Friday, February 23, 2018

Evening Paddle
Friday, Feb 23, 2018 6 PM to 8 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join us on Lake Kolomoki for a relaxing guided evening paddle. We will visit the cypress cove as we paddle the 80 acre lake. Life jackets and paddles will be provided. $10 per person to use a park vessel. $5 per person for personal vessel. Pre-registration is required. Please dress properly for the weather. $5 parking. 229-724-2150.

Saturday, March 17, 2018

Movie Night
Saturday, Mar 17, 2018 7:30 PM to 10 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join us at Picnic Shelter 4 as we watch an ogre who enjoys solitude have his life interrupted by annoying fairy tale characters. Will he be able to help save these charters homes so he can have peace and quiet again? Concessions will be sold! $5 parking. 229-724-2150.

Friday, March 30, 2018

Sunset Pontoon Boat Tour and Dinner
Friday, Mar 30, 2018 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join us at picnic shelter 1 for an evening of fun and relaxation. We will prepare dinner for you and then enjoy a relaxing boat ride around Lake Kolomoki. Boat tours have limited seating so please call to make your reservation. Tours will start every 30 minutes. Sponsored by Friends of Kolomoki. $10 per person $5 parking. 229-724-2150.

Saturday, March 31, 2018

Easter Egg Hunt and Touch-a Truck Event
Saturday, Mar 31, 2018 11 AM to 3 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join us at the lower day use area for an afternoon full of fun. We will have local EMT, fire trucks and tractors for children to see. Starting at 2:00 will be our annual egg hunt with over 2,000 eggs. There will also be food vendors. Face painting and train rides will be included with admission. $5 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.

Saturday, April 28, 2018

Full Moon 5k Run and Fun Run
Saturday, Apr 28, 2018 7 PM to 10 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Meet at the Visitor Center as we race through the park guided only by solar lights and the moon. Medals will be given to each age division winner and cheer on the children 12 and under in the Fun Run. Registration begins at 7:00 PM, Kids Fun Run starts at 8 PM and the 5k begins at 8:30 PM. Please call the park office for more information $20 pre-registration with shirt $25 late registration $10 Kids Fun Run $5 parking. 229-724-2150.

Friday, June 15, 2018

Movie Night
Friday, Jun 15, 2018 8:30 PM to 10 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Have your pets ever gone missing? Join this doggy duo who become lost in New York City but become part of a gang led by a white bunny who is on revenge against humans. The movie will be shown at picnic shelter 4. Concessions will be sold. please bring chairs and blankets. $5 parking. 229-724-2150.

Saturday, August 11, 2018

Movie Night
Saturday, Aug 11, 2018 8:30 PM to 10 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
What lurks beneath the water? A shark that is out to kill! This classic movie is an American tradition during the summer months. Rated PG it is a movie the whole family is guaranteed to enjoy. Meet at Picnic shelter 4 where concessions will be sold. Please bring blankets and lawn chairs. $5 parking. 229-724-2150.

Saturday, September 1, 2018

Kids Drive In Movie Night
Saturday, Sep 1, 2018 8 PM to 10 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Need for speed? Join this snail as he races to the finish line at the Indianapolis 500. You will be provided your own vehicle to sit in during the movie and take home with you. First come, first served. Meet at picnic shelter 4 and concessions will be sold. Parents please bring lawn chairs and blankets. $5 parking. 229-724-2150.

Friday, September 14, 2018

Movie Night
Friday, Sep 14, 2018 7:30 PM to 10 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
A friendly ghost who haunts a mansion in Maine suddenly falls in love. While he is happy his uncles are up to their mischievous ways of running the friendly ghost good times. Meet at picnic shelter 4 and concessions will be sold. Please bring lawn chairs and blankets. $5 parking. 229-724-2150.