History Events

Many events have been postponed or rescheduled. Only current active events will remain on the calendar. Please contact the park for more information.


Thursday, January 20, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Thursday, Jan 20, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.
Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Thursday, Jan 20, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.

Friday, January 21, 2022

Fire Up the Forge
Friday, Jan 21, 2022 10 AM to 1 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
The Blacksmith is in. Join us as we operate a colonial blacksmith forge and discuss the tools and techniques used to help build and maintain the metal work of the fort. This program is included with fort admission. 912-437-4770.
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Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Friday, Jan 21, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.

Saturday, January 22, 2022

Making Cutting tools: Ax, Adze, and Etc.
Saturday, Jan 22, 2022 2 PM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about different cutting tools used by Native Americans at Etowah. Watch as Park Rangers try to build replicas of an Axe, an Adze, chisels, punches and/or drills intended to be used in later demonstrations. $2 -$6. 770-387-3747.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Eye Spy Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Jan 22, 2022 8 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 Sat. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Soldier Saturday
Saturday, Jan 22, 2022 10 AM to 1 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
A living historian portraying a 18th century soldier will entertain topics of conversation about fort history. There will be musket firings throughout the day and guided tours at 2pm and 3pm. This program is included with fort admission. $5 parking. 912-437-4770.
Colonial Medicine
Saturday, Jan 22, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
The doctor is in! Join us at the fort as we discuss colonial medicine & practices performed during the 18th century. $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.
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Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Saturday, Jan 22, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.
Soldier Saturday
Saturday, Jan 22, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Morris Historic Site - Midway, GA
A park ranger dressed in a US Continental Soldier uniform will present a half hour long fort tour, complete with a musket firing demonstration, as well as optional old fashioned hands-on toys and games. $3- $4.50 912-884-5999.
History Hike - Follow in the Steps of the CCC
Saturday, Jan 22, 2022 10 AM to 12 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
This ranger-led hike will take visitors along gentle ridges and cascading creeks. Explore our past as we walk by the remains of some unknown CCC constructions. Bring a camera to record the scenery. Hike geared toward active participants 8 years old and above. Space limited to 12 participants. Social distancing will be required. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Historic Hike
Saturday, Jan 22, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
High Falls State Park - Jackson, GA
Did you know High Falls was a bustling town way back when? Take a 1 mile tour of the olden days of High Falls when industry and hydroelectricity kept this town moving. Meet at the park office. $5 parking. 478-993-3053.
Camp Lawton Guided Tour
Saturday, Jan 22, 2022 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Come take a guided tour through the historical Camp Lawton Civil War prison site and learn about the fascinating events that transpired here. Afterwards, participants are invited to explore the Camp Lawton Museum free of charge. Pre-registration is required, space is limited, and social distancing is mandatory. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
History Hike
Saturday, Jan 22, 2022 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Take a walk back in time as we learn about the sites history. This hike will feature a trip into the mill! $5.00 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
History Hike
Saturday, Jan 22, 2022 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Take a walk back in time as we learn about the sites history. This hike will feature a trip into the mill! $5.00 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Sunday, January 23, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.
Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.
Scavenger Hunt
Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 11 AM to 4 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Stop by the Relihan Museum to pick up a scavenger hunt packet. Explore the Heritage Farm and museum to find the answers. Complete the packet and turn it in for a prize. $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
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Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Wednesday, Jan 26, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.

Thursday, January 27, 2022

Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Thursday, Jan 27, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.
Graffiti Etching
Thursday, Jan 27, 2022 3 PM to 4:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Did you know that there's graffiti in the mill that dates back to the 1860s? Come explore the mill, learn the history and make an etching of the graffiti! $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Saturday, January 29, 2022

Eye Spy Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 8 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 Sat. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.
Soldier Saturday
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Morris Historic Site - Midway, GA
A park ranger dressed in a US Continental Soldier uniform will present a half hour long fort tour, complete with a musket firing demonstration, as well as optional old fashioned hands-on toys and games. $3- $4.50 912-884-5999.
Stories and S'mores
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 7 PM to 8 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join us at the amphitheater beside the campground for s'mores and campfire stories about the history of the Park and the surrounding area. Pre-register and purchase s'mores kits at the Visitor Center. Roasting sticks will be provided. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Accessible Event Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Sunday, January 30, 2022

Making a Kanona
Sunday, Jan 30, 2022 2 PM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about grinding corn for food and watch a Park Ranger work on building a replica Kanona, the large mortar and pestle used to grind corn, by some Native Americans. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Colonial Medicine
Sunday, Jan 30, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
The doctor is in! Join us at the fort as we discuss colonial medicine & practices performed during the 18th century. $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.
Accessible Event 
Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Sunday, Jan 30, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.

Wednesday, February 2, 2022

Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Wednesday, Feb 2, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.

Thursday, February 3, 2022

Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Thursday, Feb 3, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.

Friday, February 4, 2022

Fire Up the Forge
Friday, Feb 4, 2022 10 AM to 1 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
The Blacksmith is in. Join us as we operate a colonial blacksmith forge and discuss the tools and techniques used to help build and maintain the metal work of the fort. This program is included with fort admission. 912-437-4770.
Accessible Event 
Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Friday, Feb 4, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.
Colonial Faire and Muster School Day
Friday, Feb 4, 2022 9:30 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Come and learn about early Georgia and Colonial Savannah at our annual Colonial Faire and Muster School Day. Experience the 18th century military encampment, military demonstrations, shopping in Sutler’s row, craft demonstrations, music, dancing, and more. $2 - $10. 912-353-3023.

Saturday, February 5, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.
Eye Spy Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 8 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 Sat. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Soldier Saturday
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 10 AM to 1 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
A living historian portraying a 18th century soldier will entertain topics of conversation about fort history. There will be musket firings throughout the day and guided tours at 2pm and 3pm. This program is included with fort admission. $5 parking. 912-437-4770.
Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.
Rides On The River
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 10 AM to 2 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Enjoy a day filled with cool rides, local history, and musket firings. Classic car owners are invited to show off their amazing autos and meet fellow automobile enthusiasts. Register in advance by calling the park office. Brought to you in cooperation with Richmond Hill Cars & Coffee. $10. 912-727-2339.
Accessible Event 
Camp Lawton Guided Tour
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Come take a guided tour through the historical Camp Lawton Civil War prison site and learn about the fascinating events that transpired here. Afterwards, participants are invited to explore the Camp Lawton Museum free of charge. Pre-registration is required, space is limited, and social distancing is mandatory. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Colonial Faire & Muster
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 9 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Experience life in Colonial Georgia during the 18th century with a military encampment, sutlers' row, craft demonstrations, military demonstrations, and period music and dance. Food concessions will be available. Free admission. 912-353-3023.

Sunday, February 6, 2022

Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 9 AM to 5 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to the A.H. Stephens State Historic Site and enjoy a free tour of the site. On the tour you will learn about some of the weapons used during the American Civil War, the life and times of Alexander H. Stephens and his legacy that led to the creation of our state park. $0. 706-456-2602.
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Georgia History Festival's Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 1 PM to 4 PM
Chief Vann House Historic Site - Chatsworth, GA
From 1-5pm, we're waiving admission fees. Bring your family to the Vann House and tour the historic Cherokee plantation home, Vann Kitchen/Workhouse exhibit, 1800s Cherokee Farmstead exhibit, Chamber's Museum Gallery, and watch our museum and 15-minute site film. Arrive by 4pm to best experience the site. 706-695-2598.
Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 10 AM to 4 PM
Dahlonega Gold Museum Historic Site - Dahlonega, GA
Join us at the museum for the Georgia Historical Society's Super Museum Sunday! At 11 a.m. there will be a geology presentation called Georgia Rockstars, a Crime and Punishment urban hike will be offered at 2 p.m., and at 3 p.m. the 1985 film Gold Fever will play in the theatre upstairs. 706-864-2257.
Etowah Presents - Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 9 AM to 5 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
For this one day only, admission to Etowah Indian Mounds is free. Join the curator on a guided hike to the mounds, offered at: 9:30am, 11:00am, 2:00pm, and 3:30pm. Hikes may be canceled if their is severe wind, rain, or snow. Please dress for the weather; it will likely be cold. 770-387-3747.
Super Museum Sunday at Sunbury
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort Morris Historic Site - Midway, GA
Enjoy playing and interacting with a colonial woman, as she demonstrates some of the toys and games that were familiar to students of the old Sunbury Academy. 912-884-5999.
Georgia History Festival's Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 10 AM to 4 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Georgia History Festival's Super Museum Sunday Hardman Farm Historic Site is participating in Super Museum Sunday, hosted by the Georgia Historical Society. Admission on this day is FREE! Hardman Farm boasts 173 acres and over 19 outbuildings to explore. It is also home to the second most recognized feature in the State of Georgia, the Nacoochee Indian Mound. 706-878-1077.
Hofwyl-Broadfield Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 10 AM to 4 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Join us at Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation for free admission as part of the Georgia Historical Society's Super Museum Sunday. Ranger guided tours of the plantation house will begin every hour, from 10 AM until 4 PM. 912-264-7333.
Historic Farm Tour - Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 9 AM to 5 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Jarrell Plantation will offer free admission Sunday, Feb. 6, 2022 for Georgia History Festival’s Super Museum Sunday. Come out and experience one of the largest collections of agricultural artifacts in Georgia, preview our spring exhibit update, and take a ranger guided tour of both plantation houses. Guided tours start at 12pm. #GHF2022 478-986-5172.
Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 8 AM to 4:30 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Take a walk back through history as you explore our museum. The unique museum holds many artifacts, provides a twelve minute film and an up close view of the burial mound. Free admission $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 12 PM to 4 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
In honor of Super Museum Sunday visitation to our History Center will be FREE on Sunday, Decmber 6th from 12 PM-4 PM. This is a great oppritunity for Civil War Buff's to learn more about one of the most recent discoveries of the Civil War! $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Super Museum Sunday 2022
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 12 PM to 4 PM
New Echota Historic Site - Calhoun, GA
Joining over 100 museums, art galleries and educational centers around Georgia, New Echota welcomes visitors for a free admission afternoon of tours and hikes. Tour the historic grounds, buildings and nature trails and learn about the Cherokee and the Trail of Tears. Historic grounds, buildings and trails open from 9:00-5:00. 706-624-1321.
Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 10 AM to 4 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Join us for this special, statewide promotion of museums throughout the Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites System. Our partner, Georgia Historical Society will cover all entrance fees for every visitor. The museum will feature guest speakers on various thematic topics, book signings by local authors, and guided tours. 770-443-7850.
Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 9 AM to 5 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Super Museum Sunday To spotlight Georgia’s fascinating past, State Historic Sites are offering free admission on Sunday, February 6. The event is part of Georgia History Festival’s statewide celebration of “Super Museum Sunday.” Visitors can participate in our site specific scavenger hunts. The hunts are fun for both children and adults. 706-655-5870.
Colonial Faire & Muster
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 9 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Experience life in Colonial Georgia during the 18th century with a military encampment, sutlers' row, craft demonstrations, military demonstrations, and period music and dance. Food concessions will be available. Free admission. 912-353-3023.
Super Museum Sunday at Wormsloe State Historic Site
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 9 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Come to visit where Super Museum Sunday started. We will be hosting our Colonial Faire and Muster in partnership with the Georgia Historical Society. Free both Saturday and Sunday with Colonial reenactment, market, and black powder demonstrations. We hope to see you at the Faire. Free Admission. 912-353-3023.

Wednesday, February 9, 2022

Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Wednesday, Feb 9, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.

Thursday, February 10, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Thursday, Feb 10, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.
Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Thursday, Feb 10, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.

Saturday, February 12, 2022

Eye Spy Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 8 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 Sat. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Valentine's Dinner and Dance
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 6 PM to 8 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Bring your sweetheart to our one-of-a-kind Valentine's date not to be forgotten! Enjoy a candlelit meal in a beautiful, historic setting with period music and dancing. Take part in a fireside chat with our historical interpreters. Space is limited. registration opens January 8th. Price is per person. $75. 912-727-2339.
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Sunday, February 13, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Sunday, Feb 13, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.
Colonial Medicine
Sunday, Feb 13, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
The doctor is in! Join us at the fort as we discuss colonial medicine & practices performed during the 18th century. $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.
Accessible Event 

Monday, February 14, 2022

Vinegar Valentine Making
Monday, Feb 14, 2022 9 AM to 11 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Starting in the 1840s vinegar valentines are a type of card usually decorated with a rude poem, and was meant to be insulting. On this day we'll be making our own (in good spirits of course), and talking about their historic relevance. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Tuesday, February 15, 2022

Wonderful Weaving
Tuesday, Feb 15, 2022 1 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Ever wonder how fabrics were made? Come learn about the New Manchester Mill, and try your hand at weaving! $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Thursday, February 17, 2022

Graffiti Etching
Thursday, Feb 17, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Did you know that there's graffiti in the mill that dates back to the 1860s? Come explore the mill, learn the history and make an etching of the graffiti! $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Graffiti Etching
Thursday, Feb 17, 2022 1 PM to 2 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Did you know that there's graffiti in the mill that dates back to the 1860s? Come explore the mill, learn the history and make an etching of the graffiti! $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Graffiti Etching
Thursday, Feb 17, 2022 3 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Did you know that there's graffiti in the mill that dates back to the 1860s? Come explore the mill, learn the history and make an etching of the graffiti! $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Friday, February 18, 2022

Fire Up the Forge
Friday, Feb 18, 2022 10 AM to 1 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
The Blacksmith is in. Join us as we operate a colonial blacksmith forge and discuss the tools and techniques used to help build and maintain the metal work of the fort. This program is included with fort admission. 912-437-4770.
Accessible Event 
Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Friday, Feb 18, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.

Saturday, February 19, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.
Eye Spy Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 8 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 Sat. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Stories and S'mores
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 7 PM to 8 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join us at the amphitheater beside the campground for s'mores and campfire stories about the history of the Park and the surrounding area. Pre-register and purchase s'mores kits at the Visitor Center. Roasting sticks will be provided. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Accessible Event Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Camp Lawton Guided Tour
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Come take a guided tour through the historical Camp Lawton Civil War prison site and learn about the fascinating events that transpired here. Afterwards, participants are invited to explore the Camp Lawton Museum free of charge. Pre-registration is required, space is limited, and social distancing is mandatory. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Soldier's Life
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 10 AM to 2 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Federal Infantry Impression, 124th Ohio Volunteer Infantry, with drilling and weapon firing demonstrations. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.
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History of the Rosenwald Schools
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Learn how these schools for African Americans were created, how they impacted their lives and how President Roosevelt pushed for the last school, The Eleanor Roosevelt School, was built in Warm Springs. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.
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Funky Fungi
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Join Smithgall Woods in welcoming Brian Hale who will share the ways people used mushrooms throughout history, how they are used today, and the interesting ways they may be used in the future. We will also take a short hike of Laurel Ridge Trail to observe and ID winter mushrooms. Dress for the weather! $5 per person $5 parking. 706-878-4707.

Sunday, February 20, 2022

Making a Kanona
Sunday, Feb 20, 2022 2 PM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about grinding corn for food and watch a Park Ranger work on building a replica Kanona, the large mortar and pestle used to grind corn, by some Native Americans. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Colonial Medicine
Sunday, Feb 20, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
The doctor is in! Join us at the fort as we discuss colonial medicine & practices performed during the 18th century. $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.
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Monday, February 21, 2022

"Will I Be Remembered"? FDR reflects on Presidents' Day
Monday, Feb 21, 2022 11 AM to 3 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
FDR portrayer James Fowler will reflect on Teddy Roosevelt's and Thomas Jefferson's legacy while pondering his place in our nation's history. Performances will be at 11:00 am, 12:00 pm, and 2:00 pm. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.
Presidents' Day Costume Contest for Children
Monday, Feb 21, 2022 3 PM to 4 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Calling Thomas Jefferson or Franklin D. Roosevelt or whoever is your favorite president. Come in costume and join the contest and have some fun. Prizes awarded. Roosevelt portrayer James Fowler will pick the grand prize winner of the best looking president. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.

Wednesday, February 23, 2022

Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Wednesday, Feb 23, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.

Thursday, February 24, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Thursday, Feb 24, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.
Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Thursday, Feb 24, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.

Friday, February 25, 2022

Fire Up the Forge
Friday, Feb 25, 2022 10 AM to 1 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
The Blacksmith is in. Join us as we operate a colonial blacksmith forge and discuss the tools and techniques used to help build and maintain the metal work of the fort. This program is included with fort admission. 912-437-4770.
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Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Friday, Feb 25, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.

Saturday, February 26, 2022

Making Cutting tools: Ax, Adze, and Etc.
Saturday, Feb 26, 2022 2 PM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about different cutting tools used by Native Americans at Etowah. Watch as Park Rangers try to build replicas of an Axe, an Adze, chisels, punches and/or drills intended to be used in later demonstrations. $2 -$6. 770-387-3747.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Eye Spy Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Feb 26, 2022 8 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 Sat. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Soldier Saturday
Saturday, Feb 26, 2022 10 AM to 1 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
A living historian portraying a 18th century soldier will entertain topics of conversation about fort history. There will be musket firings throughout the day and guided tours at 2pm and 3pm. This program is included with fort admission. $5 parking. 912-437-4770.
Colonial Medicine
Saturday, Feb 26, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
The doctor is in! Join us at the fort as we discuss colonial medicine & practices performed during the 18th century. $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.
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Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Saturday, Feb 26, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.
Stories and S'mores
Saturday, Feb 26, 2022 7 PM to 8 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join us at the amphitheater beside the campground for s'mores and campfire stories about the history of the Park and the surrounding area. Pre-register and purchase s'mores kits at the Visitor Center. Roasting sticks will be provided. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Accessible Event Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Sunday, February 27, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Sunday, Feb 27, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.
Sunrise Walk with a Ranger
Sunday, Feb 27, 2022 6:45 AM to 7:50 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Chat with a ranger and walk 1/2 mile (1 mile total) to Buzzard's Roost. Watch the sunrise (7:11 am) and learn more about the park. Coffee provided at end. Meet at Stone Amphitheater next to Park Office. Must pre-register. 7 AM check-in. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, March 5, 2022

Stories and S'mores
Saturday, Mar 5, 2022 7 PM to 8 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join us at the amphitheater beside the campground for s'mores and campfire stories about the history of the Park and the surrounding area. Pre-register and purchase s'mores kits at the Visitor Center. Roasting sticks will be provided. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Accessible Event Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Camp Lawton Guided Tour
Saturday, Mar 5, 2022 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Come take a guided tour through the historical Camp Lawton Civil War prison site and learn about the fascinating events that transpired here. Afterwards, participants are invited to explore the Camp Lawton Museum free of charge. Pre-registration is required, space is limited, and social distancing is mandatory. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Soldier's Life
Saturday, Mar 5, 2022 10 AM to 2 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Confederate Artillery impression, with drilling and cannon firing demonstrations will be conducted. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.
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Sunday, March 6, 2022

Making Cutting tools: Ax, Adze, and Etc.
Sunday, Mar 6, 2022 2 PM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about different cutting tools used by Native Americans at Etowah. Watch as Park Rangers try to build replicas of an Axe, an Adze, chisels, punches and/or drills intended to be used in later demonstrations. $2 -$6. 770-387-3747.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Saturday, March 12, 2022

Stories and S'mores
Saturday, Mar 12, 2022 7 PM to 8 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join us at the amphitheater beside the campground for s'mores and campfire stories about the history of the Park and the surrounding area. Pre-register and purchase s'mores kits at the Visitor Center. Roasting sticks will be provided. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Accessible Event Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Sunday, March 13, 2022

Atl-Atl Dart Making Class
Sunday, Mar 13, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Before the bow and arrow, there was the spear and atl-Atl. Come join the sites curator to learn the basics and make your own 3-4' wooden Atl-Atl Dart. A $15 program fee per person includes the lesson and materials available to make 1 dart, plus the chance to throw your dart at a target. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, March 19, 2022

Camp Lawton Guided Tour
Saturday, Mar 19, 2022 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Come take a guided tour through the historical Camp Lawton Civil War prison site and learn about the fascinating events that transpired here. Afterwards, participants are invited to explore the Camp Lawton Museum free of charge. Pre-registration is required, space is limited, and social distancing is mandatory. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
National Quilting Day - Quilting Bee
Saturday, Mar 19, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
National Quilting Day is March 19. 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.
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Sunday, March 20, 2022

Making Simple Farm tools: The Hoe and Dibble Stick
Sunday, Mar 20, 2022 2 PM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about some of the Native Americans farming Techniques used in the Southeast. Watch Park Rangers work on building usable replicas of the Hoe and Dibble Stick. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Saturday, March 26, 2022

Stories and S'mores
Saturday, Mar 26, 2022 7 PM to 8 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join us at the amphitheater beside the campground for s'mores and campfire stories about the history of the Park and the surrounding area. Pre-register and purchase s'mores kits at the Visitor Center. Roasting sticks will be provided. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Accessible Event Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Homestead Cooking 1860's
Saturday, Mar 26, 2022 10 AM to 2 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
What was it like to have a meal in an 1860's homestead? Our living history specialists will prepare various dishes for public viewing. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.

Sunday, March 27, 2022

Atl-Atl Dart Making Class
Sunday, Mar 27, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Before the bow and arrow, there was the spear and atl-Atl. Come join the sites curator to learn the basics and make your own 3-4' wooden Atl-Atl Dart. A $15 program fee per person includes the lesson and materials available to make 1 dart, plus the chance to throw your dart at a target. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, April 2, 2022

Camp Lawton Guided Tour
Saturday, Apr 2, 2022 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Come take a guided tour through the historical Camp Lawton Civil War prison site and learn about the fascinating events that transpired here. Afterwards, participants are invited to explore the Camp Lawton Museum free of charge. Pre-registration is required, space is limited, and social distancing is mandatory. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.

Sunday, April 3, 2022

Making Simple Farm tools: The Hoe and Dibble Stick
Sunday, Apr 3, 2022 2 PM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about some of the Native Americans farming Techniques used in the Southeast. Watch Park Rangers work on building usable replicas of the Hoe and Dibble Stick. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Saturday, April 9, 2022

23rd Annual Primitive Tools and Weapons Day
Saturday, Apr 9, 2022 10 AM to 2 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come watch demonstrations of tools and weapons that helped people survive the past. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
Soldier's Life
Saturday, Apr 9, 2022 10 AM to 2 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Federal Infantry impression, featuring the Kennesaw Mountain Camp #3 Sons of Union Veterans, Civil War. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.
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Sunday, April 10, 2022

Making Stick-ball Sticks
Sunday, Apr 10, 2022 2 PM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about the game of Double-Ball and how to make your own sticks to play the game. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Tuesday, April 12, 2022

77th Annual Ceremony for President Roosevelt
Tuesday, Apr 12, 2022 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 $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
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Friday, April 15, 2022

Parks After Dark: Full Moon Hike
Friday, Apr 15, 2022 7 PM to 9:30 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Are you looking for a unique Savannah experience? Put on your hiking shoes, bring a flashlight, and join us for a full moon hike in the Wormsloe maritime forest. Get a rare view of a sunset over the Moon River and moon rise over our inter-coastal wetlands. The hike will start at the Visitors Center and be approximately 2 hours on a 3 mile trail. $7 - $15. 912-353-3023.

Saturday, April 16, 2022

Camp Lawton Guided Tour
Saturday, Apr 16, 2022 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Come take a guided tour through the historical Camp Lawton Civil War prison site and learn about the fascinating events that transpired here. Afterwards, participants are invited to explore the Camp Lawton Museum free of charge. Pre-registration is required, space is limited, and social distancing is mandatory. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Springtime at the Cabin
Saturday, Apr 16, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Explore both chores and games of the 1860s. Learn an important skill -Sewing on buttons! $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.

Saturday, April 23, 2022

Public Archaeology Day
Saturday, Apr 23, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Morris Historic Site - Midway, GA
Join staff of the State Archaeologist to explore the history that lies underneath our feet. Visitors will have the opportunity to get their hands dirty and assist with exploring the open field that lies on the West side of the fort earthworks. Who knows what history you may uncover? $3-$4.50 912-884-5999.
Women Takeover Wormsloe
Saturday, Apr 23, 2022 10 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Celebrate the lives and skills of women in early Georgia as we explore the daily experiences of colonial women. Discover the important, and frequently overlooked, contributions they have made to Georgia’s success. Costumed interpreters will demonstrate the 18th century skills needed in the Georgia wilderness. $2 - $10. 912-353-3023.

Sunday, April 24, 2022

Atl-Atl Dart Making Class
Sunday, Apr 24, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Before the bow and arrow, there was the spear and atl-Atl. Come join the sites curator to learn the basics and make your own 3-4' wooden Atl-Atl Dart. A $15 program fee per person includes the lesson and materials available to make 1 dart, plus the chance to throw your dart at a target. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.

Monday, May 2, 2022

Etowah Native American Games Program
Monday, May 2, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about games that some early Native Americans played. Try your luck at rolling a chunky stone, a game of beans, slinging a ball at a pole with a la cross stick, or a simple string game. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, May 7, 2022

Artifact Identification Day
Saturday, May 7, 2022 10 AM to 2 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Celebrating Georgia Archaeology Month, museum staff and volunteers from Peach State Archaeology will be available to help identify artifacts brought in by visitors. University of West Georgia and staff offering archaeology based activities. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
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Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Etowah Native American Games Program
Wednesday, May 11, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about games that some early Native Americans played. Try your luck at rolling a chunky stone, a game of beans, slinging a ball at a pole with a la cross stick, or a simple string game. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, May 14, 2022

Soldier's Life
Saturday, May 14, 2022 10 AM to 2 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Confederate Artillery impression, demonstration includes drilling and cannon firing. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.
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Sunday, May 15, 2022

Parks After Dark: Full Moon Hike
Sunday, May 15, 2022 7 PM to 9:30 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Are you looking for a unique Savannah experience? Put on your hiking shoes, bring a flashlight, and join us for a full moon hike in the Wormsloe maritime forest. Get a rare view of a sunset over the Moon River and moon rise over our inter-coastal wetlands. The hike will start at the Visitors Center and be approximately 2 hours on a 3 mile trail. $7 - $15. 912-353-3023.

Monday, May 16, 2022

Etowah Native American Games Program
Monday, May 16, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about games that some early Native Americans played. Try your luck at rolling a chunky stone, a game of beans, slinging a ball at a pole with a la cross stick, or a simple string game. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, May 21, 2022

War of Jenkins' Ear
Saturday, May 21, 2022 10 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
It is 1742 and the Spanish are coming! Learn about the War of Jenkins' Ear and Georgia’s role in the 1739 – 1748 war between Britain and Spain. Join us for a presentation about the conflict at the Visitors Center at 10:00 am and 2:00 pm followed by military drills and black powder weapons demonstration. $2 - $10. 912-353-3023.

Sunday, May 22, 2022

Making Stick-ball Sticks
Sunday, May 22, 2022 2 PM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about the game of Double-Ball and how to make your own sticks to play the game. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Saturday, May 28, 2022

Archaeology Day at the Vann House
Saturday, May 28, 2022 10 AM to 4 PM
Chief Vann House Historic Site - Chatsworth, GA
Take part in Archaeology themed activities at the Vann House. Kids can discover "artifacts" in our dig-boxes, learn more about ancient pottery by creating pottery of their own, see actual Vann House historic artifacts, talk to archaeologists, see stone blades being knapped, and more. $5.50-$6.50 706-695-2598.
Memorial Day Commemoration
Saturday, May 28, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us for an old fashioned Memorial Day, and help us pay tribute to our fellow patriots who died while serving in the US military. Living history interpretations will take place throughout the day including Musket Firing. Tour the fort, museum and grounds of Fort McAllister along the banks of the Ogeechee River. $9. 912-727-2339.
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Memorial Day Commemoration
Saturday, May 28, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Morris Historic Site - Midway, GA
This coastal fort will present hourly Revolutionary War soldier talks and musket and cannon demonstrations. Visitors may explore the site's beautiful vista from the earthen fort, over the Medway River and out through St. Catherine's Sound. $3-$4.50 912-884-5999.
Battle of Pickett's Mill Remembered
Saturday, May 28, 2022 3 PM to 4 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
On this day there will be a formal memorial service and wreath-laying ceremony to honor those who served and perished during the Battle of Pickett's Mill. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.

Sunday, May 29, 2022

Atl-Atl Dart Making Class
Sunday, May 29, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Before the bow and arrow, there was the spear and atl-Atl. Come join the sites curator to learn the basics and make your own 3-4' wooden Atl-Atl Dart. A $15 program fee per person includes the lesson and materials available to make 1 dart, plus the chance to throw your dart at a target. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, June 4, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Saturday, Jun 4, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.
Falls to Farm Hike
Saturday, Jun 4, 2022 7:30 AM to 4 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Falls to Farm Hike This hike is an 11-mile, one-way hike that celebrates 150 years of shared history between Hardman Farm and Anna Ruby Falls! $40. 706-878-1077.
158th Anniversary, Battle of Pickett's Mill
Saturday, Jun 4, 2022 10 AM to 4 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Observe Federal and Confederate infantry drills displayed around separate field encampments. Experience periodic cannon firings taking place throughout the day. Explore civilian lifeways at our 1850's cabin. Enjoy the feature demonstration of a tactical skirmish held in the "Ravine" between both Federal and Confederate Troops. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.
D-Day Remembrance and Rosie The Riveter
Saturday, Jun 4, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
D-Day Remembrance and Rosie The Riveter Actress/Storyteller Carol Cain will portray 7 different "Rosie the Riveters" in two performances. Rosie represents the American women who worked during World War II producing munitions, planes, tanks and war supplies. Performances at 1:00 and 2:00 p.m. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.
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Sunday, June 5, 2022

Making Stick-ball Sticks
Sunday, Jun 5, 2022 2 PM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about the game of Double-Ball and how to make your own sticks to play the game. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Battle of Pickett's Mill 158th Anniversary Commemoration/ Sunday of Silence
Sunday, Jun 5, 2022 9 AM to 2 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Limited tactical displays and demonstrations will feature artillery and infantry impressions used by Union and Confederate troops during the battle. On Sunday all guns will observe silence, and there will be no gun or cannon firing. There will also be guided tours and presentations held throughout the event. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.

Monday, June 6, 2022

Junior Ranger Day Camp at Etowah Indian Mounds
Monday, Jun 6, 2022 9 AM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Junior Rangers, age 9-12 years old, come join together, daily, from 9:00am till 3:00 pm, June 6th-10th, with park staff to learn about history and nature, Play games, and do crafts. Space is limited. Pre- registration is required: click on the event title for more details $120. 770-387-3747.

Tuesday, June 7, 2022

Junior Ranger Day Camp at Etowah Indian Mounds
Tuesday, Jun 7, 2022 9 AM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Junior Rangers, age 9-12 years old, come join together, daily, from 9:00am till 3:00 pm, June 6th-10th, with park staff to learn about history and nature, Play games, and do crafts. Space is limited. Pre- registration is required: click on the event title for more details $120. 770-387-3747.
Farm Camp
Tuesday, Jun 7, 2022 9 AM to 2 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
In this one-day camp for children ages 6-10, campers will learn about dairy farming in the 1900's, build a bluebird house and make homemade ice cream. $30. 706-878-1077.

Wednesday, June 8, 2022

Junior Ranger Day Camp at Etowah Indian Mounds
Wednesday, Jun 8, 2022 9 AM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Junior Rangers, age 9-12 years old, come join together, daily, from 9:00am till 3:00 pm, June 6th-10th, with park staff to learn about history and nature, Play games, and do crafts. Space is limited. Pre- registration is required: click on the event title for more details $120. 770-387-3747.

Thursday, June 9, 2022

Junior Ranger Day Camp at Etowah Indian Mounds
Thursday, Jun 9, 2022 9 AM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Junior Rangers, age 9-12 years old, come join together, daily, from 9:00am till 3:00 pm, June 6th-10th, with park staff to learn about history and nature, Play games, and do crafts. Space is limited. Pre- registration is required: click on the event title for more details $120. 770-387-3747.

Friday, June 10, 2022

Junior Ranger Day Camp at Etowah Indian Mounds
Friday, Jun 10, 2022 9 AM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Junior Rangers, age 9-12 years old, come join together, daily, from 9:00am till 3:00 pm, June 6th-10th, with park staff to learn about history and nature, Play games, and do crafts. Space is limited. Pre- registration is required: click on the event title for more details $120. 770-387-3747.

Monday, June 13, 2022

Etowah Native American Games Program
Monday, Jun 13, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about games that some early Native Americans played. Try your luck at rolling a chunky stone, a game of beans, slinging a ball at a pole with a la cross stick, or a simple string game. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.

Tuesday, June 14, 2022

Etowah Native American Games Program
Tuesday, Jun 14, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about games that some early Native Americans played. Try your luck at rolling a chunky stone, a game of beans, slinging a ball at a pole with a la cross stick, or a simple string game. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
Jr Ranger Camp--Turning Over a New Leaf
9 AM - 2 PM from Jun 14, 2022 until Jun 17, 2022 
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Join Smithgall Woods State Park and Hardman Farm State Historic Site for this 4 day Jr. Ranger Day Camp "Turning Over a New Leaf" for rising 2nd through rising 5th graders. $100 plus $5 parking. 706-878-1077.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Parks After Dark: Full Moon Hike
Tuesday, Jun 14, 2022 7 PM to 9:30 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Are you looking for a unique Savannah experience? Put on your hiking shoes, bring a flashlight, and join us for a full moon hike in the Wormsloe maritime forest. Get a rare view of a sunset over the Moon River and moon rise over our inter-coastal wetlands. The hike will start at the Visitors Center and be approximately 2 hours on a 3 mile trail. $7 - $15. 912-353-3023.

Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Etowah Native American Games Program
Wednesday, Jun 15, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about games that some early Native Americans played. Try your luck at rolling a chunky stone, a game of beans, slinging a ball at a pole with a la cross stick, or a simple string game. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
Jr Ranger Camp--Turning Over a New Leaf
9 AM - 2 PM from Jun 15, 2022 until Jun 17, 2022 
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Join Smithgall Woods State Park and Hardman Farm State Historic Site for this 4 day Jr. Ranger Day Camp "Turning Over a New Leaf" for rising 2nd through rising 5th graders. $100 plus $5 parking. 706-878-1077.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Thursday, June 16, 2022

Etowah Native American Games Program
Thursday, Jun 16, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about games that some early Native Americans played. Try your luck at rolling a chunky stone, a game of beans, slinging a ball at a pole with a la cross stick, or a simple string game. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
Jr Ranger Camp--Turning Over a New Leaf
9 AM - 2 PM from Jun 16, 2022 until Jun 17, 2022 
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Join Smithgall Woods State Park and Hardman Farm State Historic Site for this 4 day Jr. Ranger Day Camp "Turning Over a New Leaf" for rising 2nd through rising 5th graders. $100 plus $5 parking. 706-878-1077.
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