Tales of Scales Events

History Events


Saturday, February 24, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Saturday, Feb 24, 2024 9:30 AM to 11 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Let's ROCK: Geology Hike
Saturday, Feb 24, 2024 1 PM to 3 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Explore the geologic forces that formed the canyon and the surrounding area. This moderately strenuous hike (just under 2 miles) begins at the Main Overlook and proceeds down to Cherokee Falls. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Feb 24, 2024 9 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM. Names of completed sheets will be entered into a drawing. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. Free. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Colonial Button Crafting
Saturday, Feb 24, 2024 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Learn the art of button-making from an 18th century seamstress! Try your skills at crafting a "death-head" button and take one home. Cost is $2 plus admission to participate. $2. 912-437-4770.
African American History Tour
Saturday, Feb 24, 2024 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
In honor of Black History Month, please join us at our regularly scheduled time for a guided tour of the historic Fort McAllister. This special tour will highlight the African American History of the Fort, Strathy Hall Plantation, surrounding plantations, and Richmond Hill, GA. $8-$15. 912-727-2339.
Classic Movie Matinee at HLC
Saturday, Feb 24, 2024 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join us at Camp Daniel Morgan, built by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in the 1930s, to cozy up to the fire and watch award-winning movies that the CCC boys would have enjoyed during that era. Each date, a different movie at no charge. Please call the park office (after Feb 1st) to inquire for the titles. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
In a Time of Slavery
Saturday, Feb 24, 2024 1 PM to 3 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
This ranger guided walking tour focuses on the lives and experiences of the enslaved people who lived and labored at the Jarrell Plantation and in the surrounding community. Reservations required. $4.50-$7.00 478-986-5172.
Camp Lawton Guided Tour
Saturday, Feb 24, 2024 10 AM to 11 AM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Explore the grounds of what was once the largest prison in the world! Admission to the History Center is included. Gather on the Camp Lawton History Center front porch. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Homemade Butter in a Jar
Saturday, Feb 24, 2024 11:30 AM to 12 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Join us inside Camp Lawton History Center and learn to make butter the old fashion way. $3 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
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Historic Eleanor Roosevelt School Brings Legacy to Life
Saturday, Feb 24, 2024 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Debron Walker, Co-Owner of the iconic Eleanor Roosevelt School, will lead a presentation bringing the school’s powerful history and bright future into focus. Mr. Walker and team will give a lecture at on the school’s place in American history and the Roosevelt family’s contributions to Black history and advancement. $7.50-$13.00 706-655-5870.
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Lake Trahlyta/CCC Museum
Saturdays 1 PM - 2 PM – Feb 24, 2024 until Mar 30, 2024 
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Join us on the trail around Lake Trahlyta (an easy hike) and learn some of the history of Georgia's second oldest state park. Then explore the CCC museum and learn of the work involved in establishing the park. $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Full Moon on the Avenue
Saturday, Feb 24, 2024 6 PM to 7:30 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
We invite you to join us for a special hike. Come see the full moon as you've never seen it before! Surround yourself with the natural beauty of nearly 400 southern live oaks bathed in moonlight as we make our way down Wormsloe’s beautiful and historic Live Oak Avenue (3 miles total - 1.5 miles each way). Admission: $2.50 - $11.25 Program fee: $4.00 912-353-3023.

Sunday, February 25, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Sunday, Feb 25, 2024 9:30 AM to 11 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Guided Tour of Georgia's First Fort
Sunday, Feb 25, 2024 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Every Sunday afternoon, follow in the footsteps of a British Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Guided tours come at an additional fee of $2 per person and run about an hour long. $6.75-$10.25 912-437-4770.
Candle Making
Sunday, Feb 25, 2024 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us for 18th and 19th century candle making. Learn how homespun candles were made, and then try making your own. $12-$15. 912-727-2339.
Black Heritage Tour
Sunday, Feb 25, 2024 10 AM to 11 AM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Join Historian KeyShawn as he takes you on a journey highlighting Wormsloe's history as a plantation. He invokes the memories of the enslaved Africans who lived, worked, and died here. The tour will last approximately one hour on a 1.5 mile hike. Please note to bring water, bug spray, and wear comfortable shoes for the guided hike. Admission: $2.50 - $11.25, Program fee: $2.00 912-353-3023.
Black Heritage Tour
Sunday, Feb 25, 2024 12 PM to 1 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Join Historian KeyShawn as he takes you on a journey highlighting Wormsloe's history as a plantation. He invokes the memories of the enslaved Africans who lived, worked, and died here. The tour will last approximately one hour on a 1.5 mile hike. Please note to bring water, bug spray, and wear comfortable shoes for the guided hike. Admission: $2.50 - $11.25, Program fee: $2.00 912-353-3023.
Black Heritage Tour
Sunday, Feb 25, 2024 2 PM to 3 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Join Historian KeyShawn as he takes you on a journey highlighting Wormsloe's history as a plantation. He invokes the memories of the enslaved Africans who lived, worked, and died here. The tour will last approximately one hour on a 1.5 mile hike. Please note to bring water, bug spray, and wear comfortable shoes for the guided hike. Admission: $2.50 - $11.25, Program fee: $2.00 912-353-3023.

Monday, February 26, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Monday, Feb 26, 2024 9:30 AM to 11 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.

Tuesday, February 27, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Tuesday, Feb 27, 2024 9:30 AM to 11 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.

Wednesday, February 28, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Wednesday, Feb 28, 2024 9:30 AM to 11 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Let's ROCK: Geology Hike
Wednesday, Feb 28, 2024 10 AM to 12 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Explore the geologic forces that formed the canyon and the surrounding area. This moderately strenuous hike (just under 2 miles) begins at the Main Overlook and proceeds down to Cherokee Falls. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Holey Ground: Caves and Karst of the Cumberland Plateau
Wednesday, Feb 28, 2024 10 AM to 11 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
­Cloudland Canyon is Georgia's only state park that lies within the Cumberland Plateau, and the only one that contains caves. This 1 hour presentation in the interpretive center explains why this region is riddled with holes and will introduce you to the fragile environment of caves and some of the fascinating creatures found in them. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Thursday, February 29, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Thursday, Feb 29, 2024 9:30 AM to 11 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.

Friday, March 1, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Friday, Mar 1, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Appalachian Trail Gateways
Friday, Mar 1, 2024 5 PM to 8 PM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join park staff, Georgia Appalachian Trail Club members, previous thru hikers, newbie hikers, and trail legends for our annual Appalachian Trail hiker season kickoff event. Click for more info. $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Opening Day at Hardman Farm
Friday, Mar 1, 2024 10 AM to 4 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Hardman Farm reopens for the season. Join us for a guided tour on the hour, with the first one at 10:00 a.m., and the last going out at 3:00 p.m. Adults: $13, Seniors: $9.75 , Youth: $8, Children 5 and under: free. Plus tax. 706-878-1077.
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Saturday, March 2, 2024

Appalachian Trail Gateways
Saturday, Mar 2, 2024 9 AM to 7 PM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join park staff, Georgia Appalachian Trail Club members, previous thru hikers, newbie hikers, and trail legends for our annual Appalachian Trail hiker season kickoff event. Click for more info. $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
West Ridge Hike
Saturday, Mar 2, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Sunset Stories
Saturday, Mar 2, 2024 7:30 PM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
This series features professional storytellers as they work their magic at the campground firepit. Expect tales of Appalachian folklore, local history, and more. Bring a chair, flashlight and open imagination for this 1 hour program. $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Mar 2, 2024 9 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM. Names of completed sheets will be entered into a drawing. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. Free. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Geocaching Coinapaloosa VII
Saturday, Mar 2, 2024 11 AM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Geochachers, novice and pro, meet up for a unique geotracking event. Coinswap followed by social campout event. Social distancing and other safety measures will be taken per CDC guidelines. Times, registration, and costs info online at www.geocaching.com. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Classic Movie Matinee at HLC
Saturday, Mar 2, 2024 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join us at Camp Daniel Morgan, built by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in the 1930s, to cozy up to the fire and watch award-winning movies that the CCC boys would have enjoyed during that era. Each date, a different movie at no charge. Please call the park office (after Feb 1st) to inquire for the titles. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Cows Come Home Celebration
Saturday, Mar 2, 2024 10 AM to 3 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Cows Come Home Celebration Enjoy a fun-filled day with activities centered around the dairy that once operated at Hardman Farm. $8. 706-878-1077.
Camp Lawton Guided Tour
Saturday, Mar 2, 2024 10 AM to 11 AM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Explore the grounds of what was once the largest prison in the world! Admission to the History Center is included. Gather on the Camp Lawton History Center front porch. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Lake Trahlyta/CCC Museum
Saturdays 1 PM - 2 PM – Mar 2, 2024 until Mar 30, 2024 
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Join us on the trail around Lake Trahlyta (an easy hike) and learn some of the history of Georgia's second oldest state park. Then explore the CCC museum and learn of the work involved in establishing the park. $5 parking. 706-745-2628.

Sunday, March 3, 2024

Appalachian Trail Gateways
Sunday, Mar 3, 2024 9:30 AM to 3 PM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join park staff, Georgia Appalachian Trail Club members, previous thru hikers, newbie hikers, and trail legends for our annual Appalachian Trail hiker season kickoff event. Click for more info. $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
West Ridge Hike
Sunday, Mar 3, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Guided Tour of Georgia's First Fort
Sunday, Mar 3, 2024 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Every Sunday afternoon, follow in the footsteps of a British Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Guided tours come at an additional fee of $2 per person and run about an hour long. $6.75-$10.25 912-437-4770.

Monday, March 4, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Monday, Mar 4, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Let's ROCK: Geology Hike
Monday, Mar 4, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Explore the geologic forces that formed the canyon and the surrounding area. This moderately strenuous hike (just under 2 miles) begins at the Main Overlook and proceeds down to Cherokee Falls. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.

Tuesday, March 5, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Tuesday, Mar 5, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.

Wednesday, March 6, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Wednesday, Mar 6, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.

Thursday, March 7, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Thursday, Mar 7, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Let's ROCK: Geology Hike
Thursday, Mar 7, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Explore the geologic forces that formed the canyon and the surrounding area. This moderately strenuous hike (just under 2 miles) begins at the Main Overlook and proceeds down to Cherokee Falls. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.

Friday, March 8, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Friday, Mar 8, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Women Before Revolution: Ladies Living History
Friday, Mar 8, 2024 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
How much do you know about women's work in the southern colonies of the 1700s? Come find out as our ladies take charge of the Fort this Friday from 10am to 3pm. From sewing to cooking, to weapons wielding, and more! $4.75-$8.25 912-437-4770.
CCC and Smores
Friday, Mar 8, 2024 6 PM to 7:30 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. For questions, please call the front office. $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Women's Day Hike
Friday, Mar 8, 2024 6 PM to 7 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Celebrate International Women's Day by joining us on the Inspiration Loop Hike. Share in conversation about women who inspire you and learn about women who have prominent place in the history of this park. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Saturday, March 9, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Saturday, Mar 9, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Let's ROCK: Geology Hike
Saturday, Mar 9, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Explore the geologic forces that formed the canyon and the surrounding area. This moderately strenuous hike (just under 2 miles) begins at the Main Overlook and proceeds down to Cherokee Falls. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Mar 9, 2024 9 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM. Names of completed sheets will be entered into a drawing. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. Free. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
American Frontier Days
Saturday, Mar 9, 2024 10 AM to 5 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Walk thru time from the middle 1700’s to the late 1800’s and see living skills’ displays from local historians. See trappers, explorers and more. Tomahawk throw contest. Baseball field across from Liberty Bell Pool. Donations accepted for admission. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Fire Tower Trek
Saturday, Mar 9, 2024 1 PM to 3 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Join us for an educational guided hike up to the west overlook, and a tour of the CCC stone fire tower. Registration is required. Please visit or contact the park office to register. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Classic Movie Matinee at HLC
Saturday, Mar 9, 2024 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join us at Camp Daniel Morgan, built by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in the 1930s, to cozy up to the fire and watch award-winning movies that the CCC boys would have enjoyed during that era. Each date, a different movie at no charge. Please call the park office (after Feb 1st) to inquire for the titles. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Diamorpha Days: Guided Mountain Hike
Saturday, Mar 9, 2024 9 AM to 12 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Diamorpha smallii is in bloom! Endemic to the Southeast, this gorgeous red succulent fills Panola Mountain's solution pits during the month of March and makes for some beautiful photo opportunities. Wear sturdy hiking shoes and bring plenty of water. Register in advance by calling the park office. Click event for details. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Old Jail Hike
Saturday, Mar 9, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Located at the Old Jail on Old 441, just across the highway from Jane Hurt Yarn Drive. Meet at the old jail and hike the Terrora Lake Trail. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Lake Trahlyta/CCC Museum
Saturdays 1 PM - 2 PM – Mar 9, 2024 until Mar 30, 2024 
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Join us on the trail around Lake Trahlyta (an easy hike) and learn some of the history of Georgia's second oldest state park. Then explore the CCC museum and learn of the work involved in establishing the park. $5 parking. 706-745-2628.

Sunday, March 10, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Sunday, Mar 10, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Night Hike: Spring Equinox
Sunday, Mar 10, 2024 7 PM to 9 PM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Celebrate the spring equinox with us! Join a park naturalist at the lodge for a hands-on discussion explaining the equinox and Earth's movements. Next, we begin our 1.5 hour loop hike as the sun sets and return to the lodge after dark. The hike is mostly moderate with some strenuous portions. $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Let's ROCK: Geology Hike
Sunday, Mar 10, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Explore the geologic forces that formed the canyon and the surrounding area. This moderately strenuous hike (just under 2 miles) begins at the Main Overlook and proceeds down to Cherokee Falls. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
American Frontier Days
Sunday, Mar 10, 2024 10 AM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Walk thru time from the middle 1700’s to the late 1800’s and see living skills’ displays from local historians. See trappers, explorers and more. Tomahawk throw contest. Baseball field across from Liberty Bell Pool. Donations accepted for admission. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Drinking History - A Cuppa Tea
Sunday, Mar 10, 2024 1 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Before the colonists declared war by dumping it in a cold harbor, tea was a staple drink served at every 18th-century table. Join us in the Officer's Barracks as we serve up the history of tea. From Black, Green, to block form--enjoy a warm cuppa with us beside the fire! $4.75-$8.25 912-437-4770.
Guided Tour of Georgia's First Fort
Sunday, Mar 10, 2024 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Every Sunday afternoon, follow in the footsteps of a British Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Guided tours come at an additional fee of $2 per person and run about an hour long. $6.75-$10.25 912-437-4770.

Monday, March 11, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Monday, Mar 11, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.

Tuesday, March 12, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Tuesday, Mar 12, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Let's ROCK: Geology Hike
Tuesday, Mar 12, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Explore the geologic forces that formed the canyon and the surrounding area. This moderately strenuous hike (just under 2 miles) begins at the Main Overlook and proceeds down to Cherokee Falls. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.

Wednesday, March 13, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Wednesday, Mar 13, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.

Thursday, March 14, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Thursday, Mar 14, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Let's ROCK: Geology Hike
Thursday, Mar 14, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Explore the geologic forces that formed the canyon and the surrounding area. This moderately strenuous hike (just under 2 miles) begins at the Main Overlook and proceeds down to Cherokee Falls. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.

Friday, March 15, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Friday, Mar 15, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Campfire
Friday, Mar 15, 2024 7 PM to 8 PM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Meet your Park Naturalist at the campground firepit for 1 hour of stories and/or educational programs covering varying topics such as stars, history, animals, and you! $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Scottish Heritage Days-School Day!
Friday, Mar 15, 2024 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Students and teachers are invited to visit the site this day where a fantastic collection of living history presentations will take place. There will be Scottish Highlanders, fiber spinning, cannon firings, and more. Space is very limited, reservations are required! Please call to book a space for your students: 912-437-4770. $2.75–$8.25 912-437-4770.
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Saturday, March 16, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Saturday, Mar 16, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Mar 16, 2024 9 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM. Names of completed sheets will be entered into a drawing. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. Free. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Scottish Heritage Days 2024
Saturday, Mar 16, 2024 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
For our annual Scottish History event, visit Fort King George and witness a variety of Scottish living history demonstrations: musket & cannon firings, blacksmithing, carpentry, medicine, cooking, music, and more! $4.75-$8.25 912-437-4770.
Native American Pottery
Saturday, Mar 16, 2024 11 AM to 12:30 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us and make a small piece of pottery. We will use similar techniques to decorate our pottery as the Muskogean speaking indigenous people who lived in the area that is now Fort McAllister beginning as early as 3000 BCE. Call the visitor center and sign up for this program; priority is given to those who register ahead of time. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Fire Tower Trek
Saturday, Mar 16, 2024 1 PM to 3 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Join us for an educational guided hike up to the west overlook, and a tour of the CCC stone fire tower. Registration is required. Please visit or contact the park office to register. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Classic Movie Matinee at HLC
Saturday, Mar 16, 2024 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join us at Camp Daniel Morgan, built by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in the 1930s, to cozy up to the fire and watch award-winning movies that the CCC boys would have enjoyed during that era. Each date, a different movie at no charge. Please call the park office (after Feb 1st) to inquire for the titles. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Camp Lawton Guided Tour
Saturday, Mar 16, 2024 10 AM to 11 AM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Explore the grounds of what was once the largest prison in the world! Admission to the History Center is included. Gather on the Camp Lawton History Center front porch. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Diamorpha Days: Guided Mountain Hike
Saturday, Mar 16, 2024 9 AM to 12 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Diamorpha smallii is in bloom! Endemic to the Southeast, this gorgeous red succulent fills Panola Mountain's solution pits during the month of March and makes for some beautiful photo opportunities. Wear sturdy hiking shoes and bring plenty of water. Register in advance by calling the park office. Click event for details. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
National Quilting Day - Quilting Bee
Saturday, Mar 16, 2024 10 AM to 3 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Join us for an old-fashioned quilting bee. We will be quilting a quilt in the museum for our 1853 era cabin. Everyone is welcome to participate. Come enjoy this time-honored tradition. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.
Accessible Event 
Lake Trahlyta/CCC Museum
Saturdays 1 PM - 2 PM – Mar 16, 2024 until Mar 30, 2024 
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Join us on the trail around Lake Trahlyta (an easy hike) and learn some of the history of Georgia's second oldest state park. Then explore the CCC museum and learn of the work involved in establishing the park. $5 parking. 706-745-2628.

Sunday, March 17, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Sunday, Mar 17, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Tales of Scales: Dahlonega Hisssstory
Sunday, Mar 17, 2024 2 PM to 2:30 PM
Dahlonega Gold Museum Historic Site - Dahlonega, GA
St. Patrick is known for ridding Ireland of snakes. He never made it to Dahlonega, so how have citizens cohabited with these scaly creatures? A special St. Patrick's Day event will highlight colorful stories from Dahlonega's past, including how residents have been dealing with snakes since the gold rush days! Museum admission required. 706-864-2257.
Tales of Scales Event 
Guided Tour of Georgia's First Fort
Sunday, Mar 17, 2024 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Every Sunday afternoon, follow in the footsteps of a British Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Guided tours come at an additional fee of $2 per person and run about an hour long. $6.75-$10.25 912-437-4770.
Blacksmith Demonstration
Sunday, Mar 17, 2024 3 PM to 4 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
At Hard Labor Creek, we have a fully functional blacksmith shop that the CCC used in the 1930's to make hinges, nails, door handles, brackets, and much more. Join the park staff to enjoy a brief history of the park, and a demonstration on how the tools in the shop worked. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Diamorpha Days: Guided Mountain Hike
Sunday, Mar 17, 2024 1 PM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Diamorpha smallii is in bloom! Endemic to the Southeast, this gorgeous red succulent fills Panola Mountain's solution pits during the month of March and makes for some beautiful photo opportunities. Wear sturdy hiking shoes and bring plenty of water. Register in advance by calling the park office. Click event for details. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Folklore Hike
Sunday, Mar 17, 2024 1 PM to 3 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Come on this guided hike and learn about the folklore and historic tales of Native Americans and early settlers. The guided portion of the hike will be a mile and a half on flat ground, from the North Rim to the South Rim. The hike will end on the South Rim and you can choose to return the same way or via the stairs and suspension bridge. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Monday, March 18, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Monday, Mar 18, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Let's ROCK: Geology Hike
Monday, Mar 18, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Explore the geologic forces that formed the canyon and the surrounding area. This moderately strenuous hike (just under 2 miles) begins at the Main Overlook and proceeds down to Cherokee Falls. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.

Tuesday, March 19, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Tuesday, Mar 19, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.

Wednesday, March 20, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Wednesday, Mar 20, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.

Thursday, March 21, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Thursday, Mar 21, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Homeschool Day, Earn your Junior Ranger Pin
Thursday, Mar 21, 2024 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Chief Vann House Historic Site - Chatsworth, GA
Bring your homeschool family for a tour of the historic home, farmstead, and Vann Kitchen cabin. Kids can take the steps to earn their own Jr. Ranger Pin. This event is rain or shine, call to pre-register. $5.25 - $6.50 706-695-2598.

Friday, March 22, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Friday, Mar 22, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Campfire
Friday, Mar 22, 2024 7 PM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Meet your Park Naturalist at the campground firepit for 1 hour of stories and/or educational programs covering varying topics such as stars, history, animals, and you! $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
CCC and Smores
Friday, Mar 22, 2024 6 PM to 7:30 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. For questions, please call the front office. $5 parking. 706-422-1932.

Saturday, March 23, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Saturday, Mar 23, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Vietnam Veterans Day Event
Saturday, Mar 23, 2024 9 AM to 5 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Welcome to F.D. Roosevelt State Park’s Vietnam Veteran's Day event. Thanks to all men and women who serve and have served in our Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force and Coast Guard. Local veteran groups have war era vehicles and equipment on display, including a MASH tent, historic military weapons, and mock helicopter. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Mar 23, 2024 9 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM. Names of completed sheets will be entered into a drawing. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. Free. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Vietnam Veterans Day Event
Saturday, Mar 23, 2024 9 AM to 5 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
War Time Military History and Equipment Displays. Thanks to all men and women who serve and served in our Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force and Coast Guard. Flag Retirement 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM F.D. Roosevelt State Park Ballfield Hwy 354. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Lake Trahlyta/CCC Museum
Saturdays 1 PM - 2 PM – Mar 23, 2024 until Mar 30, 2024 
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Join us on the trail around Lake Trahlyta (an easy hike) and learn some of the history of Georgia's second oldest state park. Then explore the CCC museum and learn of the work involved in establishing the park. $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Women Take Over Wormsloe
Saturday, Mar 23, 2024 10 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Celebrate the lives and skills of women in early Georgia. Discover the important, frequently overlooked, contributions that women made to Georgia’s success as a colony. Interpreters and reenactors will demonstrate 18th century skills needed to survive and thrive in the Georgia wilderness. $2.50 - $11.25 912-353-3023.

Sunday, March 24, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Sunday, Mar 24, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Guided Tour of Georgia's First Fort
Sunday, Mar 24, 2024 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Every Sunday afternoon, follow in the footsteps of a British Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Guided tours come at an additional fee of $2 per person and run about an hour long. $6.75-$10.25 912-437-4770.
Diamorpha Days: Guided Mountain Hike
Sunday, Mar 24, 2024 9 AM to 12 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Diamorpha smallii is in bloom! Endemic to the Southeast, this gorgeous red succulent fills Panola Mountain's solution pits during the month of March and makes for some beautiful photo opportunities. Wear sturdy hiking shoes and bring plenty of water. Register in advance by calling the park office. Click event for details. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.

Monday, March 25, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Monday, Mar 25, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.

Tuesday, March 26, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Tuesday, Mar 26, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Let's ROCK: Geology Hike
Tuesday, Mar 26, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Explore the geologic forces that formed the canyon and the surrounding area. This moderately strenuous hike (just under 2 miles) begins at the Main Overlook and proceeds down to Cherokee Falls. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.

Wednesday, March 27, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Wednesday, Mar 27, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Let's ROCK: Geology Hike
Wednesday, Mar 27, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Explore the geologic forces that formed the canyon and the surrounding area. This moderately strenuous hike (just under 2 miles) begins at the Main Overlook and proceeds down to Cherokee Falls. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.

Thursday, March 28, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Thursday, Mar 28, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.

Friday, March 29, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Friday, Mar 29, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Campfire
Friday, Mar 29, 2024 7 PM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Meet your Park Naturalist at the campground firepit for 1 hour of stories and/or educational programs covering varying topics such as stars, history, animals, and you! $5 parking. 706-344-1515.

Saturday, March 30, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Saturday, Mar 30, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Mar 30, 2024 9 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM. Names of completed sheets will be entered into a drawing. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. Free. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Buttered Buns & Colonial Cakes
Saturday, Mar 30, 2024 10 AM to 2 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Throughout history, bread has been the most important food source for everyone. The baker will be rolling dough and baking fresh loaves of bread out at the Bake & Brew kitchen. Stop by to see what 18th century baking was like! $4.75-$8.25 912-437-4770.
Camp Lawton Guided Tour
Saturday, Mar 30, 2024 10 AM to 11 AM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Explore the grounds of what was once the largest prison in the world! Admission to the History Center is included. Gather on the Camp Lawton History Center front porch. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Lake Trahlyta/CCC Museum
Saturdays 1 PM - 2 PM – Mar 30, 2024 
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Join us on the trail around Lake Trahlyta (an easy hike) and learn some of the history of Georgia's second oldest state park. Then explore the CCC museum and learn of the work involved in establishing the park. $5 parking. 706-745-2628.

Sunday, March 31, 2024

West Ridge Hike
Sunday, Mar 31, 2024 9:30 AM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Join a park naturalist on an 0.6 mi round-trip hike to the waterfall on our paved West Ridge trail. Along the way you will learn local human history and natural history, discover flora and fauna, and come face-to-face with thundering Amicalola Falls. Register in Advance. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Guided Tour of Georgia's First Fort
Sunday, Mar 31, 2024 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Every Sunday afternoon, follow in the footsteps of a British Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Guided tours come at an additional fee of $2 per person and run about an hour long. $6.75-$10.25 912-437-4770.

Tuesday, April 2, 2024

Kids Old-Fashioned Craft Day
Tuesday, Apr 2, 2024 10 AM to 1 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Drop in and make a vintage craft in our Visitor Center. Grounds admission pays for your craft. Play old-fashion games on our lawn, browse our out-buildings, and picnic on site to make a day of fun. $6. 706-878-1077.
Accessible Event 

Friday, April 5, 2024

Campfire
Friday, Apr 5, 2024 7 PM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Meet your Park Naturalist at the campground firepit for 1 hour of stories and/or educational programs covering varying topics such as stars, history, animals, and you! $5 parking. 706-344-1515.

Saturday, April 6, 2024

Sunset Stories
Saturday, Apr 6, 2024 7 PM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
This series features professional storytellers as they work their magic at the campground firepit. Expect tales of Appalachian folklore, local history, and more. Bring a chair, flashlight and open imagination for this 1 hour program. $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Apr 6, 2024 9 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM. Names of completed sheets will be entered into a drawing. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. Free. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Plein Air Art Event
Saturday, Apr 6, 2024 9 AM to 2 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Painters and art fans alike are welcome to our outdoor painting Plein Air event! No prizes or judging, just lots of artsy fun. There is lots to paint: centuries old moss draped live oaks, saltmarsh overlooks, an 1850s era plantation house, and historic outbuildings. $5 - $25. 912-264-7333.
There's a Snake in My Boot! - A Hissstory of Snake Encounters
Saturday, Apr 6, 2024 1 PM to 4 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Join one of our rangers for a guided tour of the farm and hear some tall tales, and a few short ones, on the hissstory of snake encounters and the complicated relationship rural farmers had with snakes over the years. $4.50-$7.00 478-986-5172.
Tales of Scales Event 
Camp Lawton Guided Tour
Saturday, Apr 6, 2024 10 AM to 11 AM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Explore the grounds of what was once the largest prison in the world! Admission to the History Center is included. Gather on the Camp Lawton History Center front porch. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Pickett's Settlement Skills and Crafts Day
Saturday, Apr 6, 2024 10 AM to 3 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
We will have various historic trades represented at this event including, but not limited to blacksmithing, woodworking, sewing, spinning, etc. A food concession will be available. There is sure to be something for everyone! $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.

Sunday, April 7, 2024

Guided Tour of Georgia's First Fort
Sunday, Apr 7, 2024 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Every Sunday afternoon, follow in the footsteps of a British Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Guided tours come at an additional fee of $2 per person and run about an hour long. $6.75-$10.25 912-437-4770.

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.

Friday, April 12, 2024

Campfire
Friday, Apr 12, 2024 7 PM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Meet your Park Naturalist at the campground firepit for 1 hour of stories and/or educational programs covering varying topics such as stars, history, animals, and you! $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
79th Annual Ceremony for President Roosevelt
Friday, Apr 12, 2024 11 AM to 12:30 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
On April 12, 1945, President Franklin D. Roosevelt passed away in Georgia. To commemorate this, we will have a commencement speaker, military band and color guard. Free admission until 12:30 p.m., then $9.50-$15. 706-655-5870.
Accessible Event 
The Last Days of President Franklin D. Roosevelt
Friday, Apr 12, 2024 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
A digital presentation and a Guided Tour of the Little White House. The presentation will consist of information about Roosevelt’s activities during his last days and the people who were with FDR. The tour will conclude in the Little White House highlighting artifacts and to set the scene. $20. 706-655-5870.
Accessible Event 

Saturday, April 13, 2024

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Apr 13, 2024 9 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM. Names of completed sheets will be entered into a drawing. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. Free. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
There's a Snake in My Boot! - A Hissstory of Snake Encounters
Saturday, Apr 13, 2024 1 PM to 4 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Join one of our rangers for a guided tour of the farm and hear some tall tales, and a few short ones, on the hissstory of snake encounters and the complicated relationship rural farmers had with snakes over the years. $4.50-$7.00 478-986-5172.
Tales of Scales Event 
Camp Lawton Guided Tour
Saturday, Apr 13, 2024 10 AM to 11 AM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Explore the grounds of what was once the largest prison in the world! Admission to the History Center is included. Gather on the Camp Lawton History Center front porch. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Films From The Archives
Saturday, Apr 13, 2024 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Guest with have the unique opportunity to view three short films dating from 1964 to 2004. Before each film there will be discussion on the background of the making of the each film. $7.50-$13 706-655-5870.
Accessible Event 
Films From The Archives
Saturday, Apr 13, 2024 1 PM to 1:30 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Guest with have the unique opportunity to view three short films dating from 1964 to 2004. Before each film there will be discussion on the background of the making of the each film. $7.50-$13 706-655-5870.
Accessible Event 

Sunday, April 14, 2024

Guided Tour of Georgia's First Fort
Sunday, Apr 14, 2024 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Every Sunday afternoon, follow in the footsteps of a British Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Guided tours come at an additional fee of $2 per person and run about an hour long. $6.75-$10.25 912-437-4770.

Thursday, April 18, 2024

Homeschool Day, Archaeology
Thursday, Apr 18, 2024 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Chief Vann House Historic Site - Chatsworth, GA
Bring your homeschool family to the Vann House to see authentic artifacts, 'bag and tag' artifacts discovered in our dig boxes, see the locations of original buildings and learn about the archaeological process of discovery. This event is weather pending, call to pre-register. $5.25 - $6.50 706-695-2598.

Friday, April 19, 2024

Campfire
Friday, Apr 19, 2024 7 PM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Meet your Park Naturalist at the campground firepit for 1 hour of stories and/or educational programs covering varying topics such as stars, history, animals, and you! $5 parking. 706-344-1515.

Saturday, April 20, 2024

Archaeology Day at the Vann House
Saturday, Apr 20, 2024 to Sunday, Apr 21, 2024 10 AM to 4 AM
Chief Vann House Historic Site - Chatsworth, GA
Take part in Archaeology themed activities at the Vann House. Learn about artifacts in our dig-boxes, learn more about ancient pottery by creating your own, see the tools of an archaeologist from KSU, see actual artifacts from the Vann House excavations, talk to archaeologists, see the crafting of stone blades, and more. $7. 706-695-2598.
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.
Accessible Event 
Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Apr 20, 2024 9 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM. Names of completed sheets will be entered into a drawing. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. Free. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Camp Lawton Guided Tour
Saturday, Apr 20, 2024 10 AM to 11 AM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Explore the grounds of what was once the largest prison in the world! Admission to the History Center is included. Gather on the Camp Lawton History Center front porch. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Springtime at the Cabin
Saturday, Apr 20, 2024 to Sunday, Apr 21, 2024 10 AM to 3 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Spring into action and make your plans for an outing with a visit to our 1853 cabin. Enjoy life-ways demonstrations such as period games, chores, and crafts. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.

Sunday, April 21, 2024

Guided Tour of Georgia's First Fort
Sunday, Apr 21, 2024 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Every Sunday afternoon, follow in the footsteps of a British Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Guided tours come at an additional fee of $2 per person and run about an hour long. $6.75-$10.25 912-437-4770.

Friday, April 26, 2024

Campfire
Friday, Apr 26, 2024 7 PM
Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge - Dawsonville, GA
Meet your Park Naturalist at the campground firepit for 1 hour of stories and/or educational programs covering varying topics such as stars, history, animals, and you! $5 parking. 706-344-1515.
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