Take Flight Events

Homeschool Events


Wednesday, November 29, 2023

Homeschool at Hard Labor Creek
Wednesday, Nov 29, 2023 10:30 AM to 12 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join our naturalists for a variety of nature oriented, hands-on activities. Sessions mainly on the second and fourth Wednesdays. Weather permitting. Programs designed for children ages 8-12. Please bring water, bug repellent and sunscreen. Wear closed-toe shoes. Register in advance. Limited to 12 students. Click for more details. $8 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
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Friday, December 1, 2023

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Fridays 6 PM - 10 PM – Dec 1, 2023 until Dec 22, 2023 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 24, 2023 and ending December 25, 2023. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Saturday, December 2, 2023

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Saturdays 6 PM - 10 PM – Dec 2, 2023 until Dec 23, 2023 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 24, 2023 and ending December 25, 2023. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Christmas Traditions House Tour
Saturday, Dec 2, 2023 1 PM to 4 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Take a guided tour of the two historic farm houses decorated for the season and learn about the history of Christmas traditions, from tree decorating and celebrations to cards, gifts and carols, and see how they changed between the 1800s and early 1900s. $3.50-$9 478-986-5172.
Pearl Harbor 81 Years of Remembrance
Saturday, Dec 2, 2023 11 AM to 3 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
FDR portrayer James Fowler will recite the "Day of Infamy" speech declaring that a state of war exists sending the United States into WWII. Performances at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. $9.50-$15 706-655-5870.

Sunday, December 3, 2023

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Sundays 6 PM - 10 PM – Dec 3, 2023 until Dec 24, 2023 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 24, 2023 and ending December 25, 2023. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Christmas Traditions House Tour
Sunday, Dec 3, 2023 1 PM to 4 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Take a guided tour of the two historic farm houses decorated for the season and learn about the history of Christmas traditions, from tree decorating and celebrations to cards, gifts and carols, and see how they changed between the 1800s and early 1900s. $3.50-$9 478-986-5172.

Thursday, December 7, 2023

Homeschool In The Park: Map & Compass
Thursday, Dec 7, 2023 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Geared towards families who homeschool. Let’s learn how to use maps and compasses to find some hibernating winter critters! Discover how to read a map and navigate with a compass with fun crafts and activities. Pre-registration is required. Limited space. Meet at pavilion below Lake Deleanor. $8 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Homeschool at Panola: Owl Pellet Dissection Lab
Thursday, Dec 7, 2023 9 AM to 3 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
In this lab, we will dissect owl pellets to learn about what owls eat and their role in the ecosystem. Meet at the Nature Center. Session 1: 9-11AM. Session2: 1-3PM. Ages: 6-12 Pre-registration is required. Call the park office to register. $8 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Friday, December 8, 2023

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Fridays 6 PM - 10 PM – Dec 8, 2023 until Dec 22, 2023 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 24, 2023 and ending December 25, 2023. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Christmas Traditions House Tour
Friday, Dec 8, 2023 1 PM to 4 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Take a guided tour of the two historic farm houses decorated for the season and learn about the history of Christmas traditions, from tree decorating and celebrations to cards, gifts and carols, and see how they changed between the 1800s and early 1900s. $3.50-$9 478-986-5172.
Homeschool Days
Friday, Dec 8, 2023 10 AM to 11 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
While we normally associate cold weather with dormancy we'll be examining our natural resources that thrive during the colder months of the year. We'll be using the microscopes for this program. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Homeschool Days
Friday, Dec 8, 2023 2 PM to 3 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
While we normally associate cold weather with dormancy we'll be examining our natural resources that thrive during the colder months of the year. We'll be using the microscopes for this program. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Saturday, December 9, 2023

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Saturdays 6 PM - 10 PM – Dec 9, 2023 until Dec 23, 2023 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 24, 2023 and ending December 25, 2023. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Christmas Traditions House Tour
Saturday, Dec 9, 2023 1 PM to 4 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Take a guided tour of the two historic farm houses decorated for the season and learn about the history of Christmas traditions, from tree decorating and celebrations to cards, gifts and carols, and see how they changed between the 1800s and early 1900s. $3.50-$9 478-986-5172.

Sunday, December 10, 2023

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Sundays 6 PM - 10 PM – Dec 10, 2023 until Dec 24, 2023 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 24, 2023 and ending December 25, 2023. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Christmas Traditions House Tour
Sunday, Dec 10, 2023 1 PM to 4 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Take a guided tour of the two historic farm houses decorated for the season and learn about the history of Christmas traditions, from tree decorating and celebrations to cards, gifts and carols, and see how they changed between the 1800s and early 1900s. $3.50-$9 478-986-5172.

Wednesday, December 13, 2023

Homeschool at Panola: Citizen Science + Seed Collection
Wednesday, Dec 13, 2023 1 PM to 3 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Learn how to be a citizen scientist by assisting the park rangers in seed collection and research in our grassland area "Power of Flight." Dress for the weather and bring plenty of water as this class will happen outdoors. Expect around a 1.75 mile walk. Meet at Alexander Lake Dam. Pre-registration is required. Ages 6-12 years old $8 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Friday, December 15, 2023

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Fridays 6 PM - 10 PM – Dec 15, 2023 until Dec 22, 2023 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 24, 2023 and ending December 25, 2023. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Christmas Traditions House Tour
Friday, Dec 15, 2023 1 PM to 4 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Take a guided tour of the two historic farm houses decorated for the season and learn about the history of Christmas traditions, from tree decorating and celebrations to cards, gifts and carols, and see how they changed between the 1800s and early 1900s. $3.50-$9 478-986-5172.

Saturday, December 16, 2023

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Saturdays 6 PM - 10 PM – Dec 16, 2023 until Dec 23, 2023 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 24, 2023 and ending December 25, 2023. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Tour of Hamburg Mill and Agricultural Museum
Saturday, Dec 16, 2023 3 PM to 3:50 PM
Hamburg State Park - Mitchell, GA
Starting promptly at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, we will offer a tours of Hamburg's 1920 Gristmill and agricultural Museum. You will hear some local history, local lore, and learn a bit about early Washington County's history $5-$2 plus $5 parking. 478-552-2393.
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Christmas Traditions House Tour
Saturday, Dec 16, 2023 1 PM to 4 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Take a guided tour of the two historic farm houses decorated for the season and learn about the history of Christmas traditions, from tree decorating and celebrations to cards, gifts and carols, and see how they changed between the 1800s and early 1900s. $3.50-$9 478-986-5172.

Sunday, December 17, 2023

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Sundays 6 PM - 10 PM – Dec 17, 2023 until Dec 24, 2023 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 24, 2023 and ending December 25, 2023. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Friday, December 22, 2023

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Fridays 6 PM - 10 PM – Dec 22, 2023 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 24, 2023 and ending December 25, 2023. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Saturday, December 23, 2023

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Saturdays 6 PM - 10 PM – Dec 23, 2023 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 24, 2023 and ending December 25, 2023. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Tour of Hamburg Mill and Agricultural Museum
Saturday, Dec 23, 2023 3 PM to 3:50 PM
Hamburg State Park - Mitchell, GA
Starting promptly at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, we will offer a tours of Hamburg's 1920 Gristmill and agricultural Museum. You will hear some local history, local lore, and learn a bit about early Washington County's history $5-$2 plus $5 parking. 478-552-2393.
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Sunday, December 24, 2023

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Sundays 6 PM - 10 PM – Dec 24, 2023 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 24, 2023 and ending December 25, 2023. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Monday, January 1, 2024

New Year's Archery 101
Monday, Jan 1, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Take a shot at the New Year by joining us for Archery 101 class. You will learn the basics of archery, as we shoot on both the static and 3d range. We will also enjoy some fun archery games! Please call to pre-register and the program will be held on the Victoria Bryant Archery Range. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Sunday, February 11, 2024

Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 11, 2024 9 AM to 4 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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