Indian Springs State Park


Friday, September 20, 2019

Stream Stroll
Friday, Sep 20, 2019 5 PM to 6 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Join the naturalist for a hike along the Overland Nature Trail to the stream where we will continue our hike IN the stream! Shoes must be worn in the creek. Meet at the trailhead. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Indian Springs BioBlitz
Saturday, Sep 21, 2019 3 PM to 4:30 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Dive into the woods with the naturalist as we document the amazing biodiversity found in the park, using the iNaturalist app. This is an easy-to-use, citizen scientist app that helps you to identify plants and animals. Let's see what's out there! Meet at the Overland Nature Trailhead. $5 parking. 770-507-2277.
Fact or Faked Animals
Saturday, Sep 21, 2019 5 PM to 5:30 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Challenge your animal knowledge with this naturalist guided activity to explore common animal myths. Meet at the program hut (behind mini golf). $5 parking. 770-504-2277.
Nature Journaling: Birds
Saturday, Sep 21, 2019 6 PM to 6:30 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Bring a sketchbook and we'll make an exploration of bird behavior and identification. We'll examine some special adaptations and characteristics of some of our local birds. Meet in the picnic area by the Overland Nature Trail. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.

Sunday, September 22, 2019

Butterfly Bash
Sunday, Sep 22, 2019 5 PM to 5:30 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
We're all fascinated by the flashy wings and brilliant colors of butterflies! Why are they such bright colors? How can we attract more?! Join us for a butterfly bash to learn all about these beautiful flyers! Meet at the pollinator garden (beside mini golf). $5 parking. 770-507-2277.
Leaf Art
Sunday, Sep 22, 2019 6 PM to 6:30 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Join the naturalist to learn about different types of leaves found in our local forest while you make your own leaf rubbing to take home. Meet in the picnic area by the Overland Nature Trail. $5 parking. 770-507-2277.

Friday, September 27, 2019

Feet, Feathers, Beak
Friday, Sep 27, 2019 5 PM to 5:30 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Which early bird gets the worm? Come learn about bird adaptations that affect how and what they eat. Meet at the stone pavilion. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.
Trivia Night!
Friday, Sep 27, 2019 7 PM to 7:30 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Bring your knowledge of Georgia to trivia night! Be ready with your wildlife knowledge and brace for trick questions! Meet at the program hut (behind mini golf). $5 parking. 770-507-2277.

Saturday, September 28, 2019

Stream Cleanup and Recruitment Day - Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 10 AM to 1 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Join the Friends of Indian Springs State Park for a day of food, fun, and volunteering! Take part in a stream/grounds cleanup event and learn about volunteer opportunities at the park. Volunteers will enjoy lunch courtesy of the Friends group. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.

Sunday, September 29, 2019

CCC Program
Sunday, Sep 29, 2019 5 PM to 5:30 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Come learn about the men who built the beautiful structures we enjoy at the park today. We'll take a short walk around the front of the park to look at the historic structures. Meet in front of the museum. $5 parking. 770-507-2277.
Sunday Sunset Stroll
Sunday, Sep 29, 2019 7 PM to 8 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Meet at the program hut (behind mini golf). We'll be walking up and along the dam to watch the sun set over the lake. Come enjoy the beauty of the evening with us! $5 parking. 770-507-2277.

Sunday, October 6, 2019

Georgia Rocks - Geology of Indian Springs
Sunday, Oct 6, 2019 2 PM to 4 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Dr. Bill Witherspoon, co-author of the popular guide "Roadside Geology of Georgia", will present a slide talk and lead a walk on the geology of Indian Springs State Park. The event will begin at 2:00 PM at the Group Shelter. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Trick-or-Treat Trail
Saturday, Oct 12, 2019 5 PM to 8 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Children 12 and under are invited to this year's Trick-or-Treat Trail! Decorate a pumpkin to take home, play games, and take a hike on our not-so-haunted trail to collect candy. Costumes are strongly encouraged. You may even find your picture on the Indian Springs State Park Facebook page! Tickets must be purchased online prior to the event. $7. 770-504-2277.

Saturday, October 26, 2019

Campground Trick-or-Treat (Overnight Guests Only)
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 6 PM to 7 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Campground and cottage guests age 12 and under are invited to participate in this year's Campground Trick-or-Treat! Bring your costume and visit with your fellow campers. Campground guests will be handing out candy at their campsites. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.

Saturday, November 30, 2019

Visit with Santa
Saturday, Nov 30, 2019 5 PM to 8 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Santa Claus is coming to Idlewilde Event Center! Children will enjoy a visit with Santa, games, crafts, cookies, and hot chocolate. Remember the evening with a picture with Santa! This is a ticketed event. Please visit indiansprings.eventbrite.com to purchase tickets. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-504-2277.