Tales of Scales Events

Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site


Monday, April 8, 2024

Under an Eclipse 2024
Monday, Apr 8, 2024 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come watch the Solar Eclipse with the Ranger. He will Hike out to Mound A starting at 2:00pm. Hike with him to learn a little about the site or travel out to the mound on your own just for the eclipse. Bring a cushion or chair, and your own eye protection. The Eclipse will max out at 83.98% at 3:04pm. The program will end at 3:30pm. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, April 20, 2024

25th Annual Tools and Weapons Day
Saturday, Apr 20, 2024 10 AM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Watch staff and demonstrators show how people utilized tools and weapons in the past to survive everyday life. See flintknapping, fire building, archery, atlatl use, and more. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
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Saturday, May 4, 2024

Georgia Archaeology Month
Saturday, May 4, 2024 10 AM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
May is Georgia Archaeology Month. Come out to learn about the repatriation of artifacts in the museum and our transition into a learning center. $2-$6.00 770-387-3747.
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Thursday, May 23, 2024

World Turtle Day at Etowah
Thursday, May 23, 2024 9 AM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Hike to our Turtle overlook on the Etowah River. Learn about turtles and how they were used by Native American cultures in the past. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.

Monday, June 24, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp
9 AM - 4 PM from Jun 24, 2024 until Jun 28, 2024 
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Young people ages 8-12 join park staff and volunteers to learn about natural and cultural resources, play games, do crafts, and more. Pre-Registration required. Pre- Registration opens February 11th and closes May 30th. Space is limited. $50 for the entire week. $50. 770-387-3747.
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Tuesday, June 25, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp
9 AM - 4 PM from Jun 25, 2024 until Jun 28, 2024 
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Young people ages 8-12 join park staff and volunteers to learn about natural and cultural resources, play games, do crafts, and more. Pre-Registration required. Pre- Registration opens February 11th and closes May 30th. Space is limited. $50 for the entire week. $50. 770-387-3747.
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Wednesday, June 26, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp
9 AM - 4 PM from Jun 26, 2024 until Jun 28, 2024 
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Young people ages 8-12 join park staff and volunteers to learn about natural and cultural resources, play games, do crafts, and more. Pre-Registration required. Pre- Registration opens February 11th and closes May 30th. Space is limited. $50 for the entire week. $50. 770-387-3747.
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Thursday, June 27, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp
9 AM - 4 PM from Jun 27, 2024 until Jun 28, 2024 
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Young people ages 8-12 join park staff and volunteers to learn about natural and cultural resources, play games, do crafts, and more. Pre-Registration required. Pre- Registration opens February 11th and closes May 30th. Space is limited. $50 for the entire week. $50. 770-387-3747.
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Friday, June 28, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp
9 AM - 4 PM from Jun 28, 2024 
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Young people ages 8-12 join park staff and volunteers to learn about natural and cultural resources, play games, do crafts, and more. Pre-Registration required. Pre- Registration opens February 11th and closes May 30th. Space is limited. $50 for the entire week. $50. 770-387-3747.
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Saturday, September 14, 2024

Etowah's Girl Scouts Love State Parks
10 AM - 4 PM from Sep 14, 2024 until Sep 15, 2024 
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Girl Scout troops are encouraged to volunteers and enjoy a day at Etowah. Ask your council for more information. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.

Sunday, September 15, 2024

Etowah's Girl Scouts Love State Parks
10 AM - 4 PM from Sep 15, 2024 
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Girl Scout troops are encouraged to volunteers and enjoy a day at Etowah. Ask your council for more information. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, September 21, 2024

23nd Annual Skills of the Past
Saturday, Sep 21, 2024 10 AM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come watch staff and demonstrators show how people used basic skills to live in the pre-industrial age. See skills such as flintknapping, fire building, cordage making, weaving, food preparation, and more. Click on the event title for more information. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
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Saturday, September 28, 2024

Etowah Annual Clean Up Day - Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 28, 2024 10 AM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Celebrate National Public Lands Day and Yous State Parks Day by volunteering. Volunteers get free admission. Volunteers are needed to help with the yearly clean-up. Work projects vary from year to year, but generally include flower bed maintenance and cleaning, mulch spreading, and trail maintenance. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, November 2, 2024

Native American Heritage Month- Heritage Day at Etowah
Saturday, Nov 2, 2024 10 AM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come celebrate Native American Heritage month. Times of guided tours will be posted the day of the event. Expect to be outside for at least an hour and a half. $2 -$6. 770-387-3747.