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Saturday, May 26, 2018

Volunteer Work Day
Saturday, May 26, 2018 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Lend a helping hand by assisting staff members with various projects such as housekeeping, gardening, decorating, and by participating in special events. In exchange for their hard work, volunteers will receive free admission for the day. 478-986-5172.

Friday, June 1, 2018

Volunteer Day
Friday, Jun 1, 2018 10 AM to 12 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Volunteers make a difference! We need you! Each month we have a Volunteer Day, and a different project. Volunteers receive a free parking pass for the day. 706-422-1932.

Saturday, June 2, 2018

National Trails Day Night Hike
Saturday, Jun 2, 2018 8 PM to 9:30 PM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
We will explore the sounds and smells of the night. You may even hear an owl hoot or a coyote’s howl. Bring a flashlight for safety, however we will not be using them throughout the hike. $5 parking. 706-359-3458.

Saturday, June 9, 2018

Saturday Trail Maintenance
Saturday, Jun 9, 2018 8:30 AM to 11 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Come on out every second Saturday to help maintain the trails at Cloudland Canyon State Park. Wear comfortable, old clothes and met at the park Visitors Center at 8:30 AM. 706-657-4050.
Volunteer to Work on the Pine Mountain Trail
Saturday, Jun 9, 2018 10 AM to 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet up with Pine Mountain Trail Leaders at the Park Office Parking Lot on Highway 190 and get your assignment for trail work. Work day may be cancelled if bad weather. Check the PMT Facebook page. Bring snack/lunch and water. Dress for the weather. $5 parking. 706-464-3136.
Volunteer Work Day
Saturday, Jun 9, 2018 9 AM
James H. (Sloppy) Floyd State Park - Summerville, GA
Come join the Friends of James H. Floyd to participate in a volunteer project. These may include: lake shore cleanups, beautification projects and trail maintenance. Meet at park's visitor center. Bring water, gloves and wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty. 706-857-0826.

Sunday, June 10, 2018

Volunteer Trail Clean-Up Day
Sunday, Jun 10, 2018 9 AM to 11 AM
Rocky Mountain Recreation & Public Fishing Area - Rome, GA
Volunteers are being sought to clean up/clear an existing trail. Meet at the Visitors Information Center. Equipment will be provided. Come prepared to be in the woods with long pants and boots to hike the trail. Come for an hour or make a day of it. 706-802-5087.

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Trail Maintenance
Tuesday, Jun 19, 2018 6 PM to 8 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Meet the trail maintenance crew form the Friends of Cloudland Canyon and help keep up the vast trail systems of the park. Meet at the Visitors Center. No experience necessary. 706-657-4050.

Saturday, June 30, 2018

Volunteer Work Day
Saturday, Jun 30, 2018 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Lend a helping hand by assisting staff members with various projects such as housekeeping, gardening, decorating, and by participating in special events. In exchange for their hard work, volunteers will receive free admission for the day. 478-986-5172.

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Volunteer Day
Tuesday, Jul 10, 2018 10 AM to 12 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Volunteers make a difference! We need you! Each month we have a Volunteer Day, and a different project. Volunteers receive a free parking pass for the day. 706-422-1932.

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Saturday Trail Maintenance
Saturday, Jul 14, 2018 8:30 AM to 11 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Come on out every second Saturday to help maintain the trails at Cloudland Canyon State Park. Wear comfortable, old clothes and met at the park Visitors Center at 8:30 AM. 706-657-4050.
Volunteer to Work on the Pine Mountain Trail
Saturday, Jul 14, 2018 10 AM to 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet up with Pine Mountain Trail Leaders at the Park Office Parking Lot on Highway 190 and get your assignment for trail work. Work day may be cancelled if bad weather. Check the PMT Facebook page. Bring snack/lunch and water. Dress for the weather. $5 parking. 706-464-3136.
Volunteer Work Day
Saturday, Jul 14, 2018 9 AM
James H. (Sloppy) Floyd State Park - Summerville, GA
Come join the Friends of James H. Floyd to participate in a volunteer project. These may include: lake shore cleanups, beautification projects and trail maintenance. Meet at park's visitor center. Bring water, gloves and wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty. 706-857-0826.
Volunteer Trail Clean-Up Day
Saturday, Jul 14, 2018 9 AM to 11 AM
Rocky Mountain Recreation & Public Fishing Area - Rome, GA
Volunteers are being sought to clean up/clear an existing trail. Meet at the Visitors Information Center. Equipment will be provided. Come prepared to be in the woods with long pants and boots to hike the trail. Come for an hour or make a day of it. 706-802-5087.

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Trail Maintenance
Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018 6 PM to 8 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Meet the trail maintenance crew form the Friends of Cloudland Canyon and help keep up the vast trail systems of the park. Meet at the Visitors Center. No experience necessary. 706-657-4050.

Saturday, July 28, 2018

Volunteer Work Day
Saturday, Jul 28, 2018 10 AM to 12 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Lend a helping hand by assisting staff members with various projects such as housekeeping, gardening, decorating, and by participating in special events. In exchange for their hard work, volunteers will receive free admission for the day. 478-986-5172.

Saturday, August 11, 2018

Saturday Trail Maintenance
Saturday, Aug 11, 2018 8:30 AM to 11 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Come on out every second Saturday to help maintain the trails at Cloudland Canyon State Park. Wear comfortable, old clothes and met at the park Visitors Center at 8:30 AM. 706-657-4050.
Volunteer Work Day
Saturday, Aug 11, 2018 9 AM
James H. (Sloppy) Floyd State Park - Summerville, GA
Come join the Friends of James H. Floyd to participate in a volunteer project. These may include: lake shore cleanups, beautification projects and trail maintenance. Meet at park's visitor center. Bring water, gloves and wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty. 706-857-0826.

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Volunteer Day
Tuesday, Aug 14, 2018 10 AM to 12 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Volunteers make a difference! We need you! Each month we have a Volunteer Day, and a different project. Volunteers receive a free parking pass for the day. 706-422-1932.

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Trail Maintenance
Tuesday, Aug 21, 2018 6 PM to 8 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Meet the trail maintenance crew form the Friends of Cloudland Canyon and help keep up the vast trail systems of the park. Meet at the Visitors Center. No experience necessary. 706-657-4050.

Saturday, August 25, 2018

Volunteer Work Day
Saturday, Aug 25, 2018 10 AM to 12 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Lend a helping hand by assisting staff members with various projects such as housekeeping, gardening, decorating, and by participating in special events. In exchange for their hard work, volunteers will receive free admission for the day. 478-986-5172.

Saturday, September 8, 2018

Saturday Trail Maintenance
Saturday, Sep 8, 2018 8:30 AM to 11 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Come on out every second Saturday to help maintain the trails at Cloudland Canyon State Park. Wear comfortable, old clothes and met at the park Visitors Center at 8:30 AM. 706-657-4050.

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Trail Maintenance
Tuesday, Sep 18, 2018 6 PM to 8 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Meet the trail maintenance crew form the Friends of Cloudland Canyon and help keep up the vast trail systems of the park. Meet at the Visitors Center. No experience necessary. 706-657-4050.

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Volunteer Day
Tuesday, Sep 25, 2018 10 AM to 12 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Volunteers make a difference! We need you! Each month we have a Volunteer Day, and a different project. Volunteers receive a free parking pass for the day. 706-422-1932.

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Spruce Up the Fort - Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 29, 2018 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Morris Historic Site - Midway, GA
Assist with sprucing up the fort by doing minor maintenance and clean up projects. Lunch and goodies provided as well as a good feeling for giving back to nature and the park. 912-884-5999.
Volunteer Work Day
Saturday, Sep 29, 2018 10 AM to 12 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Lend a helping hand by assisting staff members with various projects such as housekeeping, gardening, decorating, and by participating in special events. In exchange for their hard work, volunteers will receive free admission for the day. 478-986-5172.
Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 29, 2018 9 AM to 4 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Our biggest volunteer day of the year! Stop by and lend a helping hand as we spend the day improving the park. We will be cleaning and clearing branches, debris and more as we work hard to make our park beautiful and pristine! All of our hard working volunteers will be treated to lunch, as a personal thank you from Georgia State Parks! 478-982-1660 478-982-1660.
New Town Creek Trail clean-up
Saturday, Sep 29, 2018 10 AM to 12:30 PM
New Echota Historic Site - Calhoun, GA
Join us on this one-mile loop trial as we remove privet, honeysuckle and other invasive plants and spruce up the signs, foot bridges and tread. 706-624-1321.
Your State Parks Day Trail Project
Saturday, Sep 29, 2018 9 AM to 12 PM
Rocky Mountain Recreation & Public Fishing Area - Rome, GA
Volunteers are being sought to clean up/clear an existing trail. Equipment will be provided. Come prepared to be in the woods with long pants & boots to hike the trail. Come for an hour or make a day of it. If you cannot make this time and still want to volunteer, please call 706-802-5087. $5 parking. 706-802-5087.
Trail Clean up - Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 29, 2018 9 AM to 1 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Come enjoy your state park while lending a helping hand. Volunteers can check in at the Interpretive Center and get supplies before they hit the trail. $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Kudzu Krush - Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 29, 2018 9 AM to 12 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Enjoy a day of volunteering with the staff and the "Friend's of Victoria Bryant State Park" by working to remove invasive species and beautify the trails and golf course. Parking is free for all volunteers that day, as a "Thank You" for giving back! Meet at Highland Walk Golf Course. 706-245-6270.

Saturday, October 6, 2018

Volunteer Trail Clean-Up Day
Saturday, Oct 6, 2018 9 AM to 11 AM
Rocky Mountain Recreation & Public Fishing Area - Rome, GA
Volunteers are being sought to clean up/clear an existing trail. Meet at the Visitors Information Center. Equipment will be provided. Come prepared to be in the woods with long pants and boots to hike the trail. Come for an hour or make a day of it. 706-802-5087.

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Volunteer Work Day
Saturday, Oct 13, 2018 9 AM
James H. (Sloppy) Floyd State Park - Summerville, GA
Come join the Friends of James H. Floyd to participate in a volunteer project. These may include: lake shore cleanups, beautification projects and trail maintenance. Meet at park's visitor center. Bring water, gloves and wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty. 706-857-0826.
Volunteer Workday: Rivers Alive Shoreline Clean-up
Saturday, Oct 13, 2018 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
The focus on this day is cleaning up around our lake shoreline. The park is working with the local 4-H chapter, and along with the feel good vibes for helping the community, you will also get a free Rivers Alive shirt. 912-287-4900.

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Volunteer Day
Tuesday, Oct 23, 2018 10 AM to 12 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Volunteers make a difference! We need you! Each month we have a Volunteer Day, and a different project. Volunteers receive a free parking pass for the day. 706-422-1932.

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Volunteer Work Day
Saturday, Oct 27, 2018 9 AM to 5 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Lend a helping hand by assisting staff members with various projects such as housekeeping, gardening, decorating, and by participating in special events. In exchange for their hard work, volunteers will receive free admission for the day. 478-986-5172.

Saturday, November 3, 2018

Volunteer Trail Clean-Up Day
Saturday, Nov 3, 2018 9 AM to 11 AM
Rocky Mountain Recreation & Public Fishing Area - Rome, GA
Volunteers are being sought to clean up/clear an existing trail. Meet at the Visitors Information Center. Equipment will be provided. Come prepared to be in the woods with long pants and boots to hike the trail. Come for an hour or make a day of it. 706-802-5087.

Saturday, November 10, 2018

Volunteer Work Day
Saturday, Nov 10, 2018 9 AM
James H. (Sloppy) Floyd State Park - Summerville, GA
Come join the Friends of James H. Floyd to participate in a volunteer project. These may include: lake shore cleanups, beautification projects and trail maintenance. Meet at park's visitor center. Bring water, gloves and wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty. 706-857-0826.

Saturday, November 24, 2018

Volunteer Work Day
Saturday, Nov 24, 2018 10 AM to 12 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Lend a helping hand by assisting staff members with various projects such as housekeeping, gardening, decorating, and by participating in special events. In exchange for their hard work, volunteers will receive free admission for the day. 478-986-5172.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Volunteer Day
Tuesday, Nov 27, 2018 10 AM to 12 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Volunteers make a difference! We need you! Each month we have a Volunteer Day, and a different project. Volunteers receive a free parking pass for the day. 706-422-1932.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Volunteer Day
Wednesday, Nov 28, 2018 10 AM to 12 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Volunteers make a difference! We need you! Each month we have a Volunteer Day, and a different project. Volunteers receive a free parking pass for the day. 706-422-1932.

Saturday, December 1, 2018

Volunteer Trail Clean-Up Day
Saturday, Dec 1, 2018 9 AM to 11 AM
Rocky Mountain Recreation & Public Fishing Area - Rome, GA
Volunteers are being sought to clean up/clear an existing trail. Meet at the Visitors Information Center. Equipment will be provided. Come prepared to be in the woods with long pants and boots to hike the trail. Come for an hour or make a day of it. 706-802-5087.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Volunteer Day
Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018 10 AM to 12 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Volunteers make a difference! We need you! Each month we have a Volunteer Day, and a different project. Volunteers receive a free parking pass for the day. 706-422-1932.

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Volunteer Work Day
Saturday, Dec 29, 2018 10 AM to 12 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Lend a helping hand by assisting staff members with various projects such as housekeeping, gardening, decorating, and by participating in special events. In exchange for their hard work, volunteers will receive free admission for the day. 478-986-5172.