Magnolia Springs State Park


Thursday, January 17, 2019

Native American Homeschool Day
Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Join our Park Rangers and learn about Native American history through making corn husk dolls, practice Native American Sign Language, play traditional games, and fashioning your own rain stick. Designed for homeschool kids in elementary and middle school grades. $10 - $5 $5 parking. 478-982-1660.

Friday, January 18, 2019

Native American Homeschool Day
Friday, Jan 18, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Join our Park Rangers and learn about Native American history through making corn husk dolls, practice Native American Sign Language, play traditional games, and fashioning your own rain stick. Designed for homeschool kids in elementary and middle school grades. $10 - $5 $5 parking. 478-982-1660.

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Wonders of Wildlife at Magnolia Springs
Saturday, Jan 19, 2019 1 PM to 1:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Learn all about native wildlife and their adaptations from our Park Naturalist. Meet Mercedes the Gopher Tortoise, touch real furs, skulls, talons and more in this interactive educational presentation that gets you up close and personal to the wonderful world of wildlife. $3 - $15 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Handicapped Accessible 
Beaver Trail Bonanza
Saturday, Jan 19, 2019 2:30 PM to 4 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Join our Park Ranger for an easy 1-mile hike on the beautiful Beaver Trail and learn all about the native flora and fauna of the park. Although the trail is flat, be sure to bring good walking shoes and plenty of water. Meet us at the Beaver Trail entrance (next to our rental canoes) and be prepared to have fun. $5 parking. 478-982-1660.

Monday, January 21, 2019

Native American Junior Ranger Day Camp
Monday, Jan 21, 2019 9:30 AM to 1 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Activities include making your own corn husk doll, learning Native American games and sign language, creating a marshmallow blow gun, hike and more. $15 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Saturday, January 26, 2019

A is for Archery
Saturday, Jan 26, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Just learning to shoot a bow and arrow? Want to brush up? Here’s your chance to get a Ranger led course on basic archery. From solid stances, terminology, safety, and target practice our Ranger will help you improve your archery skills. $7 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Bass Bingo
Saturday, Jan 26, 2019 4 PM to 4:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Bring the whole family for this fun spring-themed Bingo game at Magnolia Springs. Fun prizes will be handed out for the lucky bingo winners. Sign up in the Visitor Center or bring exact change and meet at the park spring. $2 - $10 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, February 2, 2019

Wonders of Wildlife at Magnolia Springs
Saturday, Feb 2, 2019 1 PM to 1:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Learn all about native wildlife and their adaptations from our Park Naturalist. Meet Mercedes the Gopher Tortoise, touch real furs, skulls, talons and more in this interactive educational presentation that gets you up close and personal to the wonderful world of wildlife. $3 - $15 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Handicapped Accessible 
Beaver Trail Bonanza
Saturday, Feb 2, 2019 2:30 PM to 4 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Join our Park Ranger for an easy 1-mile hike on the beautiful Beaver Trail and learn all about the native flora and fauna of the park. Although the trail is flat, be sure to bring good walking shoes and plenty of water. Meet us at the Beaver Trail entrance (next to our rental canoes) and be prepared to have fun. $5 parking. 478-982-1660.

Saturday, February 9, 2019

A is for Archery
Saturday, Feb 9, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Just learning to shoot a bow and arrow? Want to brush up? Here’s your chance to get a Ranger led course on basic archery. From solid stances, terminology, safety, and target practice our Ranger will help you improve your archery skills. $7 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Camp Lawton Guided Tour
Saturday, Feb 9, 2019 4 PM to 5 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Come take a guided tour through the historical Camp Lawton civil war prison sites. Learn about the fascinating events that transpired here and take a walk back in time. Museum entry fees are included. $4 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.

Sunday, February 10, 2019

Super Museum Sunday Lantern Tour
Sunday, Feb 10, 2019 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
In celebration of Super Museum Sunday come explore Camp Lawton at night via lantern-light in this guided historical tour. Be transported back in time as you hike the trail and learn about the world's largest prison stockade and its inhabitants. Participants get to carry their own lanterns: adults a traditional oil lamp, and kids a mini LED lantern. $10 - $15 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Parks After Dark 

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Homeschool Day: Yum Yum Food Webs
Thursday, Feb 14, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
What does a snake eat? A grasshopper? How about a large-mouth bass? Play games, make crafts, go on a hike, and learn all about food webs and why they're important. $10 - $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.

Friday, February 15, 2019

Homeschool Day: Yum Yum Food Webs
Friday, Feb 15, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
What does a snake eat? A grasshopper? How about a large-mouth bass? Play games, make crafts, go on a hike, and learn all about food webs and why they're important. $10 - $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.

Saturday, February 16, 2019

Wonders of Wildlife at Magnolia Springs
Saturday, Feb 16, 2019 1 PM to 1:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Learn all about native wildlife and their adaptations from our Park Naturalist. Meet Mercedes the Gopher Tortoise, touch real furs, skulls, talons and more in this interactive educational presentation that gets you up close and personal to the wonderful world of wildlife. $3 - $15 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Handicapped Accessible 
Beaver Trail Bonanza
Saturday, Feb 16, 2019 2:30 PM to 4 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Join our Park Ranger for an easy 1-mile hike on the beautiful Beaver Trail and learn all about the native flora and fauna of the park. Although the trail is flat, be sure to bring good walking shoes and plenty of water. Meet us at the Beaver Trail entrance (next to our rental canoes) and be prepared to have fun. $5 parking. 478-982-1660.

Monday, February 18, 2019

Wilderness Junior Rangers
Monday, Feb 18, 2019 9:30 AM to 1 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Learn to build a fire without a match, build your own shelter, cook lunch over the fire, and more in this wilderness survival course for Junior Rangers. $15 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Saturday, February 23, 2019

A is for Archery
Saturday, Feb 23, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Just learning to shoot a bow and arrow? Want to brush up? Here’s your chance to get a Ranger led course on basic archery. From solid stances, terminology, safety, and target practice our Ranger will help you improve your archery skills. $7 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Bass Bingo
Saturday, Feb 23, 2019 4 PM to 4:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Bring the whole family for this fun spring-themed Bingo game at Magnolia Springs. Fun prizes will be handed out for the lucky bingo winners. Sign up in the Visitor Center or bring exact change and meet at the park spring. $2 - $10 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Handicapped Accessible 

Thursday, March 14, 2019

Homeschool Day: Habitats and Adaptations
Thursday, Mar 14, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Why does a beaver have a flat tail? Do bobcats have canine teeth? Touch firs and skulls, play games, go for a nature walk and more as you learn about wildlife adaptations and their habitats in this fun packed homeschool program. $10 - $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.

Friday, March 15, 2019

Homeschool Day: Habitats and Adaptations
Friday, Mar 15, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Why does a beaver have a flat tail? Do bobcats have canine teeth? Touch firs and skulls, play games, go for a nature walk and more as you learn about wildlife adaptations and their habitats in this fun packed homeschool program. $10 - $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Spring Into Easter
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 1 PM to 4:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Magnolia Springs will be celebrating Easter with crafts, bunny games, a spring hike and more. Participants will create Easter baskets, face painting and see and touch real bunnies. Friends of Magnolia Springs will also be having an Easter egg hunt. $3 per child or $10 per family $5 parking. 478-982-1660.