F.D. Roosevelt State Park


Thursday, August 29, 2019

Butterfly Bonanza
Thursday, Aug 29, 2019 9 AM to 9:45 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Investigate eggs, caterpillars and adult butterflies in our garden. Short walk and brief talk on basics of attracting important pollinators to your yard. Handouts. Meet at park office. Free. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Friday, August 30, 2019

Salamander Meander
Friday, Aug 30, 2019 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the ranger for an investigative stream lab to discover salamanders and other cold-stream inhabitants. We provide dip nets and catch pans. Wear tennis shoes you can get wet. All ages welcome. Pay correct change at the site. Park at the Liberty Bell Pool on Hwy 354. Meet right of playground. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Bat Bingo and Campfire
Friday, Aug 30, 2019 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Play our original, fast-paced bingo game. Win prizes and learn about our fabulous flying mammals at the same time. Great fun for families or adults. Bring a roasting stick and enjoy toasting a marshmallow over a the fire. View bats flying over Lake Deleanor. Meet next to the boathouse in the campground. Correct change payable at the program. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, August 31, 2019

Cool, Pool Summer Splash
Saturday, Aug 31, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the park rangers and enjoy lively music, pool games, and pool-side activities for the whole family. Local DJ playing summer favorites from 1-3 PM. Liberty Bell Pool Hwy 354. Refreshments require an additional cost. No fee for the activities just regular pool admission. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Sunday, September 1, 2019

Last Pool Days For The Summer
Sunday, Sep 1, 2019 11 AM to 6 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Comes swim at the Liberty Bell Pool before it closes for the summer. This is the largest spring-fed pool in Georgia. Concessions available and pool shop open. Regular pool admission applies. $5 or less $5 parking. 706-663-4824.
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Monday, September 2, 2019

Last Pool Days For The Summer
Monday, Sep 2, 2019 11 AM to 6 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Comes swim at the Liberty Bell Pool before it closes for the summer. This is the largest spring-fed pool in Georgia. Concessions available and pool shop open. Regular pool admission applies. $5 or less $5 parking. 706-663-4824.
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Thursday, September 5, 2019

Homeschool In The Park: Fun with Fungi
Thursday, Sep 5, 2019 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Learn fungus basics and make mushroom paper stationary to take home. Investigative learning labs. Bring a picnic lunch and enjoy the park on your own afterwards. Meet at the Group Shelter below the dam in the campground. Dress for the out of doors. Pre-registration and pre-payment highly suggested in case program fills. Arrive on time. $7 ages 4 and up $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Friday, September 6, 2019

Bat Bingo and Campfire
Friday, Sep 6, 2019 7 PM to 8 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Play our original, fast-paced bingo game. Win prizes and learn about our fabulous flying mammals at the same time. Great fun for families or adults. Bring a roasting stick and enjoy toasting a marshmallow over a the fire. View bats flying over Lake Deleanor. Meet next to the boathouse in the campground. Correct change payable at the program. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, September 7, 2019

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Sep 7, 2019 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to park office with checklist by 4 PM Sat. Winners will be called to pick up prize. Hunt changes all the time so you can participate all throughout the year. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Dog Splash & Luau at the Liberty Bell Pool
Saturday, Sep 7, 2019 1 PM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Unleash the fun as your dog gets to swim in our pool. On-going music and activities. Supported by Columbus Area Petsmart, local vets, and vendors. Pre-register and pre-pay at office. Walk-ins welcome, but cash only payments accepted at the door. Must bring proof of current rabies vaccination. $10 per dog. Humans free. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Friday, September 13, 2019

Homeschool In The Park: All about Peanuts
Friday, Sep 13, 2019 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Discover everything about this fantastic legume on National Peanut Day. Indoor and outdoor investigative labs and learning stations. Cost per child ages 4 & up. Must pre-register. & Pre-pay. Meet at Group Shelter below the dam. Arrive on time. $7 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Bat Bingo and Campfire
Friday, Sep 13, 2019 7 PM to 8 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Play our original, fast-paced bingo game. Win prizes and learn about our fabulous flying mammals at the same time. Great fun for families or adults. Bring a roasting stick and enjoy toasting a marshmallow over a the fire. View bats flying over Lake Deleanor. Meet next to the boathouse in the campground. Correct change payable at the program. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, September 14, 2019

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Sep 14, 2019 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to park office with checklist by 4 PM Sat. Winners will be called to pick up prize. Hunt changes all the time so you can participate all throughout the year. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Salamander Meander
Saturday, Sep 14, 2019 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the ranger for an investigative stream lab to discover salamanders and other cold-stream inhabitants. We provide dip nets and catch pans. Wear tennis shoes you can get wet. All ages welcome. Pay correct change at the site. Park at the Liberty Bell Pool on Hwy 354. Meet right of playground. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Harvest Moon Night Hike
Saturday, Sep 14, 2019 7:15 PM to 10 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join Pine Mountain Trail Association guides for an easy to moderate, 3.4-mile full moon hike along Overlook Loop. Bring a flashlight and water. Geared towards ages 10 & up. Meet at Callaway Country Store Overlook Parking lot. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Sep 21, 2019 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to park office with checklist by 4 PM Sat. Winners will be called to pick up prize. Hunt changes all the time so you can participate all throughout the year. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Salamander Meander
Saturday, Sep 21, 2019 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the ranger for an investigative stream lab to discover salamanders and other cold-stream inhabitants. We provide dip nets and catch pans. Wear tennis shoes you can get wet. All ages welcome. Pay correct change at the site. Park at the Liberty Bell Pool on Hwy 354. Meet right of playground. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Star Light Star Bright
Saturday, Sep 21, 2019 8 PM to 10 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the Columbus Coca-Cola Space Science Center staff for a night sky talk and night sky viewing. Telescopes will be set up. Bring a chair or blanket for sitting on grassy baseball field across from the Liberty Bell Pool on Hwy 354. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, September 28, 2019

Sunrise Yoga on the Mountain
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 7:30 AM to 8:45 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Enjoy the mountaintop view during this beginner friendly yoga class with registered yoga teacher, Monique French. Bring a mat, or a thick towel, and wear comfortable clothing. Bring correct change. Stone amphitheater, right of park office. Restrooms do not open until 8:00 AM. For more info go check out https://www.facebook.com/Moniquefrenchyoga/ $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to park office with checklist by 4 PM Sat. Winners will be called to pick up prize. Hunt changes all the time so you can participate all throughout the year. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Your State Parks Day: Outdoor Discovery
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 10 AM to 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Volunteers and staff onboard to share great information on native plants, wildlife and outdoor skills with learning stations and discovery tables. Live reptiles, butterfly discoveries, and more hands-on adventures. Park Office lawn. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, October 26, 2019

Halloween In The Park
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 10 AM to 8:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Themed activities throughout the day and night. Special times, registration costs and rules for different activities: Zombie Archery, Scarecrow Competition, Decorated and Carved Pumpkin Contest, Fall Costume Parade, and Campsite Decorating Contest. And of course there is trick or treating at the campsites beginning just before dark. Free-$5 $5 parking. 706-663-4858.