Home School Days at Fort Yargo Ages 5-12

Wednesday, Jul 31, 2019 (10:30 AM to 11:30 AM)
Friday, Aug 16, 2019 (12:30 PM to 1:30 PM)
Thursday, Sep 12, 2019 (12:30 PM to 1:30 PM)
Thursday, Oct 10, 2019 (12:30 PM to 1:30 PM)
Tuesday, Nov 12, 2019 (12:30 PM to 1:30 PM)
Tuesday, Dec 10, 2019 (12:30 PM to 1:30 PM)
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Home School students ages 5-12 are invited to Fort Yargo for an hour of scientific fun! We will cover different topics each session that include but are not limited to: plant biology, wildlife sciences, stream ecology, fishing, and more. $3 per student. Meeting locations will vary. Registration is required.

Please call the park office to register, 770-867-3489. Registration closes 5 days prior to the event date. Refunds can be given within one week of the program date. $3 per student. If younger siblings participate in the activity (are out of a stroller and use materials) parents will need to pay and register them too. $5 park pass is required.

July 17th: Natural Springs! Learn more about how natural springs happen by building your own model. July 31st: Investigating Seeds. Students will learn about the life cycles of plants by observing seeds and constructing a simple planter to take home. August 16th: Pollinators! It's almost time for the UGA Extension Office's Pollinator Census. During this program we will take a 1 mile hike and search for pollinators. Students will learn to identify various pollinators. September 12th: Fishing! This program will cover fishing regulations, what's in the lake a Fort Yargo, and end with a fishing trip at the lake. October 10th: TBD November 12th: TBD December 10th: TBD
**Meeting locations will be disclosed upon registering for the program. Locations, dates, and times are subject to change. Cancellations due to weather will be posted to our Facebook page and parents will be notified via email.**

Admission: $3
Parking fee: $5
Event Phone: 770-867-3489

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Fort Yargo State Park
210 South Broad Street
Winder, GA 30680


GPS Coordinates:

N 33.96858 | W -83.7368
Located 1 mile south of Winder on Highway 81.

Fort Yargo State Park
210 South Broad Street
Winder, GA 30680 View Details

Fort Yargo State Park