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Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site


Tuesday, March 14, 2023

Flutter by Etowah- National Butterfly Day
Tuesday, Mar 14, 2023 2 PM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come celebrate National Butterfly Day with a leisure butterfly walk. Learn how to attract butterflies to your backyard and what to do to help them thrive the next year. Click on the event title for more details. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
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Saturday, April 15, 2023

24th Annual Tools and Weapons Day
Saturday, Apr 15, 2023 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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Monday, April 17, 2023

Bats along the Etowah-International Bat Appreciation Day
Monday, Apr 17, 2023 4:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Entry for this event is limited to 80 people and entry ends when the museum closes at 5:00 PM, so gather here before 4:30pm to sign-in for a special evening with the curator. We will start with a short program about bats and then set off for the mounds and a bat watching adventure. Click on the event title for more details. $2 -$6 plus $5 parking. 770-387-3747.
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Saturday, May 20, 2023

The Etowah and Georgia Archaeology Month
Saturday, May 20, 2023 10 AM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come enjoy a day dedicated to Archaeology based activities, and tours to the mounds. Click on the event for more details. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, June 10, 2023

Dragonflies along the Etowah- National Dragonfly Day
Saturday, Jun 10, 2023 10 AM to 2 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about dragonflies, Damselflies, Snake Doctors and the wetland habitat of the Etowah. Click on the event title for more details. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
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Monday, June 12, 2023

Junior Ranger Day Camp - June 12-16, 2023
Monday, Jun 12, 2023 9 AM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Children age 9-12 years old, come learn about Native American Culture and Natural Resources. Shoot Arrows, throw spears, Identify plants and animals, make crafts, and play games with other Junior Rangers, and more. Register before it's too late; space is limited. Click on the event title for more details. $150. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, September 23, 2023

Etowah Mounds Annual Cleanup - Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 23, 2023 9 AM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Celebrate Your State Parks Day and National Public Lands Day by visiting Etowah Indian Mounds. Volunteers are encouraged to join our staff and Friends Chapter for our Annual Clean-up. Registered Volunteers get Free Admission. Click on the event title for more information. $0 - $6. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, October 7, 2023

22nd Annual Skills of the Past
Saturday, Oct 7, 2023 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, November 4, 2023

Etowah Heritage Day- Native American Heritage Month
Saturday, Nov 4, 2023 10 AM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Kick off Native American Heritage Month with a guided tour at Etowah Mounds. Click on the event title for more information. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.