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Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp
Wednesday, Jun 19, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join us for three fun filled days of adventure and outdoor skills! We will be offering shelter building, campfire making, fishing, archery and much more! Ages 8-13. Please call our Visitor Center to reserve your spot. Space is limited. All participants will need their own bag lunches and water. See you there! $125 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Friday, June 21, 2024

Campfire Mysteries
Friday, Jun 21, 2024 8 PM to 9 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come join us for a fun-filled evening of songs, skits, and more! Meet us in the field behind the group shelter. Come enjoy a wonderful evening of delightful fun and s'mores. Bring your own chairs and dress appropriately for the weather and bring bug spray! $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Cozy by the Campfire
Friday, Jun 21, 2024 8 PM to 9 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Settle in for the night with some fun, games, and stories around a campfire with a ranger. Each week holds something new! $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Red Top Survival Series
Friday, Jun 21, 2024 4 PM to 6 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Join us in our most comprehensive survival program this year as we Orienteer ourselves to a specific predetermined location. Once there, we will then Build a Fire without the use of a matches, and then construct a viable Survival Shelter. Meet at the Picnic Tables behind the Visitors Center. Outdoor clothes and work gloves recommended. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
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Saturday, June 22, 2024

Summer Word Search
Saturday, Jun 22, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Pick up a summer crossword puzzle from the office. Turn in completed by 3:00 PM for a prize! $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Sunday, June 23, 2024

Knot Tying for Beginners
Sunday, Jun 23, 2024 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Learn to tie a few basic knots that you can utilize for camping, boating, fishing, and just securing things in general. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-359-3458.
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Friday, June 28, 2024

CCC and Smores
Friday, Jun 28, 2024 8 PM to 9 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Join us to learn to build a fire and for a talk about the CCC. Smores will be provided. Begins at the beach area. For questions, please call the front office. $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
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Saturday, June 29, 2024

survival 101
Saturday, Jun 29, 2024 2:30 PM to 4 PM
Tugaloo State Park - Lavonia, GA
learn what to do in a survival situation and what to bring with you to help along the way. located at the Nature Hut. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-356-4362.
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Summer Movie Series
Saturday, Jun 29, 2024 8:30 PM to 10:30 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Summer Movies are back! Bring your chairs and blankets to the park office to enjoy a movie under the stars. Popcorn and drinks will be available for purchase. $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Sunday, June 30, 2024

Knot Tying for Beginners
Sunday, Jun 30, 2024 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Learn to tie a few basic knots that you can utilize for camping, boating, fishing, and just securing things in general. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-359-3458.
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Thursday, July 4, 2024

4th of July Campsite Decorating Contest
Thursday, Jul 4, 2024 1 PM to 1:30 PM
Florence Marina State Park - Omaha, GA
If you're camping with us for 4th of July, join us for our campsite decorating contest! We will be giving prices for 1st and 2nd place. You must register upon check in. $5 parking. 229-838-4244.
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Saturday, July 6, 2024

Fourth of July Bike Parade
Saturday, Jul 6, 2024 10 AM to 11 AM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Meet at the campground pavilion for our annual bike parade! All are welcome to join. $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Fourth of July Family Fun Day
Saturday, Jul 6, 2024 10:30 AM to 12 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Join us in the field behind the pool immediately following the bike parade for field day family games to celebrate the holiday weekend! Please call the office to sign up. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Summer Movie Series
Saturday, Jul 6, 2024 8:30 PM to 11 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Summer Movies are back! Bring your chairs and blankets to the park office to enjoy a movie under the stars. Popcorn and drinks will be available for purchase. $1- $5 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Friday, July 12, 2024

Cozy by the Campfire
Friday, Jul 12, 2024 8 PM to 9 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Settle in for the night with some fun, games, and stories around a campfire with a ranger. Each week holds something new! $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Compass Clarification Class
Friday, Jul 12, 2024 4 PM to 5 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Compass and navigational knowledge is a GREAT skill for kids to learn. Join us as we clarify and demystify exactly how to use a compass and learn how to put it to practical use. This program is geared towards younger children. Simply navigate your way to the Picnic Tables behind the Visitors Center. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
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We Don't Need No Stinking Matches!
Friday, Jul 12, 2024 5 PM to 6 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Improvising a fire without the use of matches or a lighter is a great skill for anyone to possess, especially us outdoor enthusiasts! Come get properly educated on the most important survival skill of being able to construct, start, and maintain a fire. Meet at the Picnic Tables behind the Visitors Center. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
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Saturday, July 13, 2024

Presentation About Chattahoochee Bend State Park
Saturday, Jul 13, 2024 to Sunday, Jul 14, 2024 11 AM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Coweta County Library presentation for the local community about the value of visiting local parks and enjoying the diversity of nature and history. $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
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Orienteering at Red Top
Saturday, Jul 13, 2024 10 AM to 12 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Did you know that Red Top is one of the THREE State parks in Georgia with a permanent Orienteering course? Come learn this critical skill with us, and be able to confidently navigate an area using a map and compass! We will meet at the Tennis Courts by the Trading Post. Compasses will be provided. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
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Red Top Robin Hoods
Saturday, Jul 13, 2024 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Archery programs have been back in full swing for a while now at Red Top. Maybe you have participated in one already and are more confident, or you've been growing your skills at home and are ready to step your archery game up a notch. Come show off your skills and face off against other blossoming archers. 15 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
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Summer Movie Series
Saturday, Jul 13, 2024 8:30 PM to 11 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Summer Movies are back! Bring your chairs and blankets to the park office to enjoy a movie under the stars. Popcorn and drinks will be available for purchase. $1- $5 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Sunday, July 14, 2024

Red Top Robin Hoods
Sunday, Jul 14, 2024 4 PM to 5:30 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Archery programs have been back in full swing for a while now at Red Top. Maybe you have participated in one already and are more confident, or you've been growing your skills at home and are ready to step your archery game up a notch. Come show off your skills and face off against other blossoming archers. 15 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
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Saturday, July 20, 2024

Summer Movie Series
Saturday, Jul 20, 2024 8:30 PM to 11 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Summer Movies are back! Bring your chairs and blankets to the park office to enjoy a movie under the stars. Popcorn and drinks will be available for purchase. $1- $5 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Saturday, October 19, 2024

Fall Festival
Saturday, Oct 19, 2024 6 PM to 9 PM
Hamburg State Park - Mitchell, GA
Fall Festival at Hamburg State Park. We will offer wagon rides through the campground that will stop along the way for trick and treats! We will also be playing a fall themed movie. There will be games and a costume contest for our guests! For those camping with us, we will host a site decoration contest! and concessions will be available. $2-$8 plus $5 parking. 478-552-2393.
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