Tales of Scales Events

Junior Ranger Events


Friday, March 1, 2024

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

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.
Salamander Meander
Saturday, Mar 2, 2024 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Learn all about amphibians and macroinvertebrates during a 1.25 mi. hike on the Watershed Trail. We will be spending some time at Panola Creek looking for these amazing creatures, so be prepared to get muddy and wet. Ages 5+. Pre-registration is required. Call the Park Office to register. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.

Sunday, March 3, 2024

Creature Feature
Sunday, Mar 3, 2024 12 PM to 12:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join a ranger for a free educational program to learn about native animals that call Panola Mountain home and what we can do to protect them. Program includes either a live snake or turtle. Meet at the Nature Center. For all ages, but recommended for children ages 5-10. All children must be accompanied by an adult. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Campfire Basics
Sunday, Mar 3, 2024 2 PM to 3 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join a ranger and work with others to learn how to build a campfire and the basics of fire safety. Celebrate what you accomplished with s'mores at the end! Meet at the Nature Center. Pre-Registration is required, for this event. Call the Park Office to register. Ages 8+ $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Volunteer Work Day
Sunday, Mar 3, 2024 2 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
This all ages event is a great way for folks who want to get involved in caring for our park. We'll be doing an all trails litter cleanup, you decide the difficulty of the hike you do. $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Saturday, March 9, 2024

Lost But Found, Safe and Sound
Saturday, Mar 9, 2024 12 PM to 1 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join Search and Rescue (SAR) Specialist Dianne Stone and her trusty K9 companion Maisy to learn simple techniques and supplies you should always have on hand when venturing into the great outdoors. You'll come out of this interactive course with the knowledge of what to do if you happen to get lost in the woods. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Saturday, March 16, 2024

Time Change Scavenger Hunt Hike
Saturday, Mar 16, 2024 2 PM to 3 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Welcome back daylight! Come soak it in with an afternoon hike and scavenger hunt on Victoria’s Path. Please call the office to sign up. Meet at shelter 6. Kids of all ages welcome! 5 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Sunday, March 17, 2024

Creature Feature
Sunday, Mar 17, 2024 12 PM to 12:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join a ranger for a free educational program to learn about native animals that call Panola Mountain home and what we can do to protect them. Program includes either a live snake or turtle. Meet at the Nature Center. For all ages, but recommended for children ages 5-10. All children must be accompanied by an adult. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Thursday, March 21, 2024

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.

Saturday, March 23, 2024

Sweep the Hooch
Saturday, Mar 23, 2024 10 AM to 12 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Help keep our Chattahoochee River clean. This event is part of a state-wide program by Chattahoochee RiverKeepers. Volunteers clean up the banks of the river. Registration is required, but participation is free. Contact sweepthehooch.org to register. 706-878-1077.
Natural Egg Dyeing
Saturday, Mar 23, 2024 10 AM to 2 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Come learn how to dye eggs the old fashioned way; with dyes made of natural materials such as beets, turmeric and red cabbage. 706-878-1077.

Sunday, March 24, 2024

Creature Feature
Sunday, Mar 24, 2024 12 PM to 12:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join a ranger for a free educational program to learn about native animals that call Panola Mountain home and what we can do to protect them. Program includes either a live snake or turtle. Meet at the Nature Center. For all ages, but recommended for children ages 5-10. All children must be accompanied by an adult. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Friday, March 29, 2024

Egg-citing Scavenger Hunt
Friday, Mar 29, 2024 9 AM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Peter Cottontail is leaving eggs hidden in the park! Pick up an Egg-citing Scavenger Hunt at the Park Office, then use the clues to find the hidden eggs and fun nature facts. Crack the secret code phrase and come back to the front desk before 4PM to win a prize! $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Jr Ranger Day Camp
Friday, Mar 29, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Ages 7-12. Drop your Jr Rangers off at the park office for a day of outdoor fun! Bring a packed lunch and appropriate clothing. Call the office to sign up. Limited to 15 people. 35 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Saturday, March 30, 2024

Egg-citing Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Mar 30, 2024 9 AM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Peter Cottontail is leaving eggs hidden in the park! Pick up an Egg-citing Scavenger Hunt at the Park Office, then use the clues to find the hidden eggs and fun nature facts. Crack the secret code phrase and come back to the front desk before 4PM to win a prize! $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Victoria Bryant's Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, Mar 30, 2024 2 PM to 3 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
The Easter Bunny has hidden eggs, and they are waiting for you. Children 12 and under bring your own basket, join the fun and search for a few. Little hunters will have their own small patch and if we are lucky, there may be a surprise visit by the Easter Bunny. The hunt will be in the field behind the park office. $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Sunday, March 31, 2024

Egg-citing Scavenger Hunt
Sunday, Mar 31, 2024 9 AM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Peter Cottontail is leaving eggs hidden in the park! Pick up an Egg-citing Scavenger Hunt at the Park Office, then use the clues to find the hidden eggs and fun nature facts. Crack the secret code phrase and come back to the front desk before 4PM to win a prize! $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Creature Feature
Sunday, Mar 31, 2024 12 PM to 12:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join a ranger for a free educational program to learn about native animals that call Panola Mountain home and what we can do to protect them. Program includes either a live snake or turtle. Meet at the Nature Center. For all ages, but recommended for children ages 5-10. All children must be accompanied by an adult. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Monday, April 1, 2024

Junior Ranger Day Camps: Team Altie
Monday, Apr 1, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Our traditional Junior Ranger Camp is condensed into an action-packed day of fun at the Fort. We welcome all ages for Team Altie campers to learn about history. These day camps run from 9am to 3pm and cost $50 per camper. Please register in advance since space is limited! $50. 912-437-4770.
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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.
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Wednesday, April 3, 2024

Scales on Trails Mini Jr. Ranger Camp- Spring Break
Wednesday, Apr 3, 2024 9 AM to 12 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Join our Park Naturalist Lou and learn all about the scaly creatures we share the forest with, then see how many you can spy on a walk around the lake. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
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Tuesday, April 9, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp
Tuesday, Apr 9, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
George L. Smith State Park - Twin City, GA
Great activity for kids aged 7-11 to spend time at the Park learning about the park, doing activities in the Junior Ranger book & earn their Junior Ranger badge upon completion of the book. Activities will include hiking, history of the Mill Pond, look for wildlife & more. $25 per kid. Limited space, deadline for registration 4-3-24. $5 parking. 478-763-2759.
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Saturday, May 11, 2024

National Archery Day Celebration
Saturday, May 11, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Come out and celebrate one of the world's oldest sports. This archery lesson will be for both beginners and casual archers. You will get to try your hand at both compound and recurve bows and learn some archery trivia along the way. Archers must be at least 10yrs old. Call the park office to pre-register and space is limited. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Monday, May 27, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp: Team Lizards!
Monday, May 27, 2024 8:30 AM to 2 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Four days of fun-packed activities and crafts for ages 6 to 8 years old. Team Lizards will learn about history and nature. Space is limited to 15 campers per week. Sign-ups are required and available via Sign-up Genius here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0B4DAAA82EA4F5C70-46559476-junior $80. 912-437-4770.
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Tuesday, May 28, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp: Team Lizards!
Tuesday, May 28, 2024 8:30 AM to 2 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Four days of fun-packed activities and crafts for ages 6 to 8 years old. Team Lizards will learn about history and nature. Space is limited to 15 campers per week. Sign-ups are required and available via Sign-up Genius here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0B4DAAA82EA4F5C70-46559476-junior $80. 912-437-4770.
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Wednesday, May 29, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp: Team Lizards!
Wednesday, May 29, 2024 8:30 AM to 2 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Four days of fun-packed activities and crafts for ages 6 to 8 years old. Team Lizards will learn about history and nature. Space is limited to 15 campers per week. Sign-ups are required and available via Sign-up Genius here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0B4DAAA82EA4F5C70-46559476-junior $80. 912-437-4770.
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Jr Ranger Day Camp Ages 5-7
Wednesday, May 29, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Hello, summer break! Bring your Jr Rangers for 3 days of outdoor fun! Ages 5-7. All Jr Rangers will need a packed lunch each day and a change of clothes for swimming! 115 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Thursday, May 30, 2024

Jr. Ranger Mini Summer Camp for Ages 5-7 yrs
Thursday, May 30, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
This 2-day hands-on camp includes art projects, camp pendant, nature discoveries, swimming and survival skills. Participants must bring water bottles and their own sack lunches. Meet at the Stone Pavilion by Liberty Bell Pool. $50. 706-663-4858.
Junior Ranger Camp: Team Lizards!
Thursday, May 30, 2024 8:30 AM to 2 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Four days of fun-packed activities and crafts for ages 6 to 8 years old. Team Lizards will learn about history and nature. Space is limited to 15 campers per week. Sign-ups are required and available via Sign-up Genius here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0B4DAAA82EA4F5C70-46559476-junior $80. 912-437-4770.
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Jr Ranger Day Camp Ages 5-7
Thursday, May 30, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Hello, summer break! Bring your Jr Rangers for 3 days of outdoor fun! Ages 5-7. All Jr Rangers will need a packed lunch each day and a change of clothes for swimming! 115 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Friday, May 31, 2024

Jr. Ranger Mini Summer Camp for Ages 5-7 yrs
Friday, May 31, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
This 2-day hands-on camp includes art projects, camp pendant, nature discoveries, swimming and survival skills. Participants must bring water bottles and their own sack lunches. Meet at the Stone Pavilion by Liberty Bell Pool. $50. 706-663-4858.
Jr Ranger Day Camp Ages 5-7
Friday, May 31, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Hello, summer break! Bring your Jr Rangers for 3 days of outdoor fun! Ages 5-7. All Jr Rangers will need a packed lunch each day and a change of clothes for swimming! 115 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Monday, June 3, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp: June 3-7
Monday, Jun 3, 2024 9 AM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
During this 5-Day Camp, participants will be introduced to the wonders of nature and the outdoors! Activities will include hiking, nature crafts, history, reptiles, games, and more! For ages 6-10 years old. $200. 770-389-7801.
Junior Ranger Camp
Monday, Jun 3, 2024 8 AM to 4 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Children from 6 to 12 are invited to join park rangers for a fun week of hikes, crafts, games, living history, and more focused on the natural and cultural heritage of Georgia. Each child will receive a Junior Ranger vest and hat and will complete activities to earn a Junior Ranger badge. $275 plus $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
Adventure Jr Ranger Camp
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM from Jun 3, 2024 until Jun 7, 2024 
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Join Rangers for challenging activities like canoeing, strenuous hikes, archery and much more. This camp is for children ages 9-12. Participants will need to bring lunch a water bottle and closed toed shoes. Snacks and water will be provided. Space is limited please call and register in advance. Meet at the Jane Hurt Yarn Interpretive Center. $300 per a child $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Tuesday, June 4, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp: June 3-7
Tuesday, Jun 4, 2024 9 AM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
During this 5-Day Camp, participants will be introduced to the wonders of nature and the outdoors! Activities will include hiking, nature crafts, history, reptiles, games, and more! For ages 6-10 years old. $200. 770-389-7801.
Adventure Jr Ranger Camp
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM from Jun 4, 2024 until Jun 7, 2024 
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Join Rangers for challenging activities like canoeing, strenuous hikes, archery and much more. This camp is for children ages 9-12. Participants will need to bring lunch a water bottle and closed toed shoes. Snacks and water will be provided. Space is limited please call and register in advance. Meet at the Jane Hurt Yarn Interpretive Center. $300 per a child $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Wednesday, June 5, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp: June 3-7
Wednesday, Jun 5, 2024 9 AM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
During this 5-Day Camp, participants will be introduced to the wonders of nature and the outdoors! Activities will include hiking, nature crafts, history, reptiles, games, and more! For ages 6-10 years old. $200. 770-389-7801.
Adventure Jr Ranger Camp
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM from Jun 5, 2024 until Jun 7, 2024 
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Join Rangers for challenging activities like canoeing, strenuous hikes, archery and much more. This camp is for children ages 9-12. Participants will need to bring lunch a water bottle and closed toed shoes. Snacks and water will be provided. Space is limited please call and register in advance. Meet at the Jane Hurt Yarn Interpretive Center. $300 per a child $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Thursday, June 6, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp: June 3-7
Thursday, Jun 6, 2024 9 AM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
During this 5-Day Camp, participants will be introduced to the wonders of nature and the outdoors! Activities will include hiking, nature crafts, history, reptiles, games, and more! For ages 6-10 years old. $200. 770-389-7801.
Adventure Jr Ranger Camp
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM from Jun 6, 2024 until Jun 7, 2024 
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Join Rangers for challenging activities like canoeing, strenuous hikes, archery and much more. This camp is for children ages 9-12. Participants will need to bring lunch a water bottle and closed toed shoes. Snacks and water will be provided. Space is limited please call and register in advance. Meet at the Jane Hurt Yarn Interpretive Center. $300 per a child $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Friday, June 7, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp: June 3-7
Friday, Jun 7, 2024 9 AM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
During this 5-Day Camp, participants will be introduced to the wonders of nature and the outdoors! Activities will include hiking, nature crafts, history, reptiles, games, and more! For ages 6-10 years old. $200. 770-389-7801.
Adventure Jr Ranger Camp
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM from Jun 7, 2024 
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Join Rangers for challenging activities like canoeing, strenuous hikes, archery and much more. This camp is for children ages 9-12. Participants will need to bring lunch a water bottle and closed toed shoes. Snacks and water will be provided. Space is limited please call and register in advance. Meet at the Jane Hurt Yarn Interpretive Center. $300 per a child $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Monday, June 10, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp: Team Snakes!
Monday, Jun 10, 2024 8:30 AM to 2 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Four days of fun-packed activities and crafts for ages 9 to 12 years old. Team Snakes will learn about history and nature. Space is limited to 15 campers per week. Sign-ups are required and available via Sign-up Genius here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0B4DAAA82EA4F5C70-46559836-junior $80. 912-437-4770.
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Junior Ranger Camp #1: June 10-13
Monday, Jun 10, 2024 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Spend four days with the park rangers and learn skills from Civil War soldier training to outdoor survival skills and archery. Become an official Junior Ranger! For ages 6 and up. Registration begins April 1. Payment is due upon registration. $120. 912-727-2339.
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Junior Ranger Camp
Monday, Jun 10, 2024 8 AM to 4 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Children from 6 to 12 are invited to join park rangers for a fun week of hikes, crafts, games, living history, and more focused on the natural and cultural heritage of Georgia. Each child will receive a Junior Ranger vest and hat and will complete activities to earn a Junior Ranger badge. $275 plus $5 parking. 912-598-2300.

Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Junior Ranger Summer Camp Ages 8-12
Tuesday, Jun 11, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
This 4-day, hands-on camp includes archery, art projects, t-shirt, fishing, nature discoveries, swimming and outdoor skills. Participants must bring water bottles and their own sack lunches. Meet at the Stone Pavilion by Liberty Bell Pool.Space limited to 15 participants $100. 706-663-4858.
Junior Ranger Camp: Team Snakes!
Tuesday, Jun 11, 2024 8:30 AM to 2 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Four days of fun-packed activities and crafts for ages 9 to 12 years old. Team Snakes will learn about history and nature. Space is limited to 15 campers per week. Sign-ups are required and available via Sign-up Genius here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0B4DAAA82EA4F5C70-46559836-junior $80. 912-437-4770.
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Wednesday, June 12, 2024

Junior Ranger Summer Camp Ages 8-12
Wednesday, Jun 12, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
This 4-day, hands-on camp includes archery, art projects, t-shirt, fishing, nature discoveries, swimming and outdoor skills. Participants must bring water bottles and their own sack lunches. Meet at the Stone Pavilion by Liberty Bell Pool.Space limited to 15 participants $100. 706-663-4858.
Junior Ranger Camp: Team Snakes!
Wednesday, Jun 12, 2024 8:30 AM to 2 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Four days of fun-packed activities and crafts for ages 9 to 12 years old. Team Snakes will learn about history and nature. Space is limited to 15 campers per week. Sign-ups are required and available via Sign-up Genius here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0B4DAAA82EA4F5C70-46559836-junior $80. 912-437-4770.
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Jr Ranger Day Camp Ages 8-12
Wednesday, Jun 12, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Hello, summer break! Bring your Jr Rangers for 3 days of outdoor fun! Ages 8-12. All Jr Rangers will need a packed lunch each day and a change of clothes for swimming! 115 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Thursday, June 13, 2024

Junior Ranger Summer Camp Ages 8-12
Thursday, Jun 13, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
This 4-day, hands-on camp includes archery, art projects, t-shirt, fishing, nature discoveries, swimming and outdoor skills. Participants must bring water bottles and their own sack lunches. Meet at the Stone Pavilion by Liberty Bell Pool.Space limited to 15 participants $100. 706-663-4858.
Junior Ranger Camp: Team Snakes!
Thursday, Jun 13, 2024 8:30 AM to 2 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Four days of fun-packed activities and crafts for ages 9 to 12 years old. Team Snakes will learn about history and nature. Space is limited to 15 campers per week. Sign-ups are required and available via Sign-up Genius here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0B4DAAA82EA4F5C70-46559836-junior $80. 912-437-4770.
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Jr Ranger Day Camp Ages 8-12
Thursday, Jun 13, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Hello, summer break! Bring your Jr Rangers for 3 days of outdoor fun! Ages 8-12. All Jr Rangers will need a packed lunch each day and a change of clothes for swimming! 115 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Friday, June 14, 2024

Junior Ranger Summer Camp Ages 8-12
Friday, Jun 14, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
This 4-day, hands-on camp includes archery, art projects, t-shirt, fishing, nature discoveries, swimming and outdoor skills. Participants must bring water bottles and their own sack lunches. Meet at the Stone Pavilion by Liberty Bell Pool.Space limited to 15 participants $100. 706-663-4858.
Jr Ranger Day Camp Ages 8-12
Friday, Jun 14, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Hello, summer break! Bring your Jr Rangers for 3 days of outdoor fun! Ages 8-12. All Jr Rangers will need a packed lunch each day and a change of clothes for swimming! 115 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Monday, June 17, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp
Monday, Jun 17, 2024 8 AM to 4 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Children from 6 to 12 are invited to join park rangers for a fun week of hikes, crafts, games, living history, and more focused on the natural and cultural heritage of Georgia. Each child will receive a Junior Ranger vest and hat and will complete activities to earn a Junior Ranger badge. $275 plus $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
Junior Ranger Camp
Monday, Jun 17, 2024 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
This camp is for kids ages 5-8 years of age. we will learn about nature and outdoor activities. You will need to send your child with lunch and and a water bottle snacks will be provided. Meet at the Jane Hurt Yarn Interpretive Center. Please call and sign up in advance space is limited. $300 plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp
Tuesday, Jun 18, 2024 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
This camp is for kids ages 5-8 years of age. we will learn about nature and outdoor activities. You will need to send your child with lunch and and a water bottle snacks will be provided. Meet at the Jane Hurt Yarn Interpretive Center. Please call and sign up in advance space is limited. $300 plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp
Wednesday, Jun 19, 2024 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
This camp is for kids ages 5-8 years of age. we will learn about nature and outdoor activities. You will need to send your child with lunch and and a water bottle snacks will be provided. Meet at the Jane Hurt Yarn Interpretive Center. Please call and sign up in advance space is limited. $300 plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Thursday, June 20, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp
Thursday, Jun 20, 2024 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
This camp is for kids ages 5-8 years of age. we will learn about nature and outdoor activities. You will need to send your child with lunch and and a water bottle snacks will be provided. Meet at the Jane Hurt Yarn Interpretive Center. Please call and sign up in advance space is limited. $300 plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Friday, June 21, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp
Friday, Jun 21, 2024 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
This camp is for kids ages 5-8 years of age. we will learn about nature and outdoor activities. You will need to send your child with lunch and and a water bottle snacks will be provided. Meet at the Jane Hurt Yarn Interpretive Center. Please call and sign up in advance space is limited. $300 plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Monday, June 24, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp
9 AM - 4 PM from Jun 24, 2024 until Jun 28, 2024 
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Young people ages 8-12 join park staff and volunteers to learn about natural and cultural resources, play games, do crafts, and more. Pre-Registration required. Pre- Registration opens February 11th and closes May 30th. Space is limited. $50 for the entire week. $50. 770-387-3747.
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Fort Morris Junior Rangers
9 AM - 2 PM from Jun 24, 2024 until Jun 27, 2024 
Fort Morris Historic Site - Midway, GA
Attention all young people between 7 and 12 years old. Join the site staff for 4 days of fun, exciting, and educational activities centered around the natural, and historical resources of the site, and the State of Georgia. SPACE IS LIMITED Reservations required. $100. 912-884-5999.
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Outdoor Adventure Camp - June 24-28
Monday, Jun 24, 2024 9 AM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Does your child love the outdoors and is looking for new ways to enjoy the summer? Explore the outdoors and learn some new skills during this hands-on 5-day camp! Activities will include hiking, archery, kayaking, wilderness survival skills, and more! Ages 10-14 years old. $250. 770-389-7801.
Junior Ranger Camp
Monday, Jun 24, 2024 8 AM to 4 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Children from 6 to 12 are invited to join park rangers for a fun week of hikes, crafts, games, living history, and more focused on the natural and cultural heritage of Georgia. Each child will receive a Junior Ranger vest and hat and will complete activities to earn a Junior Ranger badge. $275 plus $5 parking. 912-598-2300.

Tuesday, June 25, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp
9 AM - 4 PM from Jun 25, 2024 until Jun 28, 2024 
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Young people ages 8-12 join park staff and volunteers to learn about natural and cultural resources, play games, do crafts, and more. Pre-Registration required. Pre- Registration opens February 11th and closes May 30th. Space is limited. $50 for the entire week. $50. 770-387-3747.
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Fort Morris Junior Rangers
9 AM - 2 PM from Jun 25, 2024 until Jun 27, 2024 
Fort Morris Historic Site - Midway, GA
Attention all young people between 7 and 12 years old. Join the site staff for 4 days of fun, exciting, and educational activities centered around the natural, and historical resources of the site, and the State of Georgia. SPACE IS LIMITED Reservations required. $100. 912-884-5999.
Tales of Scales Event 
Outdoor Adventure Camp - June 24-28
Tuesday, Jun 25, 2024 9 AM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Does your child love the outdoors and is looking for new ways to enjoy the summer? Explore the outdoors and learn some new skills during this hands-on 5-day camp! Activities will include hiking, archery, kayaking, wilderness survival skills, and more! Ages 10-14 years old. $250. 770-389-7801.

Wednesday, June 26, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp
9 AM - 4 PM from Jun 26, 2024 until Jun 28, 2024 
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Young people ages 8-12 join park staff and volunteers to learn about natural and cultural resources, play games, do crafts, and more. Pre-Registration required. Pre- Registration opens February 11th and closes May 30th. Space is limited. $50 for the entire week. $50. 770-387-3747.
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Fort Morris Junior Rangers
9 AM - 2 PM from Jun 26, 2024 until Jun 27, 2024 
Fort Morris Historic Site - Midway, GA
Attention all young people between 7 and 12 years old. Join the site staff for 4 days of fun, exciting, and educational activities centered around the natural, and historical resources of the site, and the State of Georgia. SPACE IS LIMITED Reservations required. $100. 912-884-5999.
Tales of Scales Event 
Outdoor Adventure Camp - June 24-28
Wednesday, Jun 26, 2024 9 AM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Does your child love the outdoors and is looking for new ways to enjoy the summer? Explore the outdoors and learn some new skills during this hands-on 5-day camp! Activities will include hiking, archery, kayaking, wilderness survival skills, and more! Ages 10-14 years old. $250. 770-389-7801.

Thursday, June 27, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp
9 AM - 4 PM from Jun 27, 2024 until Jun 28, 2024 
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Young people ages 8-12 join park staff and volunteers to learn about natural and cultural resources, play games, do crafts, and more. Pre-Registration required. Pre- Registration opens February 11th and closes May 30th. Space is limited. $50 for the entire week. $50. 770-387-3747.
Accessible Event 
Fort Morris Junior Rangers
9 AM - 2 PM from Jun 27, 2024 
Fort Morris Historic Site - Midway, GA
Attention all young people between 7 and 12 years old. Join the site staff for 4 days of fun, exciting, and educational activities centered around the natural, and historical resources of the site, and the State of Georgia. SPACE IS LIMITED Reservations required. $100. 912-884-5999.
Tales of Scales Event 
Outdoor Adventure Camp - June 24-28
Thursday, Jun 27, 2024 9 AM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Does your child love the outdoors and is looking for new ways to enjoy the summer? Explore the outdoors and learn some new skills during this hands-on 5-day camp! Activities will include hiking, archery, kayaking, wilderness survival skills, and more! Ages 10-14 years old. $250. 770-389-7801.

Friday, June 28, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp
9 AM - 4 PM from Jun 28, 2024 
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Young people ages 8-12 join park staff and volunteers to learn about natural and cultural resources, play games, do crafts, and more. Pre-Registration required. Pre- Registration opens February 11th and closes May 30th. Space is limited. $50 for the entire week. $50. 770-387-3747.
Accessible Event 
Outdoor Adventure Camp - June 24-28
Friday, Jun 28, 2024 9 AM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Does your child love the outdoors and is looking for new ways to enjoy the summer? Explore the outdoors and learn some new skills during this hands-on 5-day camp! Activities will include hiking, archery, kayaking, wilderness survival skills, and more! Ages 10-14 years old. $250. 770-389-7801.

Tuesday, July 2, 2024

Anna Ruby Tuesday Day Camp
Tuesday, Jul 2, 2024 10 AM to 2 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Anna Ruby Tuesday Day Camp What was life like for a well-to-do girl in Nacoochee in the 1870s? In this one day camp, 6-10 year olds will play period games, play dress up with Victorian attire and have an English tea. $35. 706-878-1077.

Monday, July 8, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp #2 July 8-11
Monday, Jul 8, 2024 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Spend four days with the park rangers and learn skills from Civil War soldier training to outdoor survival skills and archery. Become an official Junior Ranger! For ages 6 and up. Registration begins May 1. Payment is due upon registration. $120. 912-727-2339.
Tales of Scales Event 
Junior Ranger Camp
10 AM - 2 PM from Jul 8, 2024 until Jul 12, 2024 
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
This camp is for ages 8 - 11. This camp is a collaboration with Smithgall Woods State Park, Hardman Farm State Historic Site & Anna Ruby Falls Recreation Area. Campers will spend 1 day at Anna Ruby Falls, 2 days at Smithgall Woods and 2 days Hardman Farm. Children will need appropriate outdoor clothing, closed-toe shoes & their own lunch. $150 + tax/fees. 706-878-1077.
Tales of Scales Event 
Junior Ranger Camp
Monday, Jul 8, 2024 8 AM to 4 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Children from 6 to 12 are invited to join park rangers for a fun week of hikes, crafts, games, living history, and more focused on the natural and cultural heritage of Georgia. Each child will receive a Junior Ranger vest and hat and will complete activities to earn a Junior Ranger badge. $275 plus $5 parking. 912-598-2300.

Tuesday, July 9, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp
10 AM - 2 PM from Jul 9, 2024 until Jul 12, 2024 
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
This camp is for ages 8 - 11. This camp is a collaboration with Smithgall Woods State Park, Hardman Farm State Historic Site & Anna Ruby Falls Recreation Area. Campers will spend 1 day at Anna Ruby Falls, 2 days at Smithgall Woods and 2 days Hardman Farm. Children will need appropriate outdoor clothing, closed-toe shoes & their own lunch. $150 + tax/fees. 706-878-1077.
Tales of Scales Event 

Wednesday, July 10, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp
10 AM - 2 PM from Jul 10, 2024 until Jul 12, 2024 
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
This camp is for ages 8 - 11. This camp is a collaboration with Smithgall Woods State Park, Hardman Farm State Historic Site & Anna Ruby Falls Recreation Area. Campers will spend 1 day at Anna Ruby Falls, 2 days at Smithgall Woods and 2 days Hardman Farm. Children will need appropriate outdoor clothing, closed-toe shoes & their own lunch. $150 + tax/fees. 706-878-1077.
Tales of Scales Event 
Jr Ranger Day Camp Ages 5-7
Wednesday, Jul 10, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Hello, summer break! Bring your Jr Rangers for 3 days of outdoor fun! Ages 5-7. All Jr Rangers will need a packed lunch each day and a change of clothes for swimming! 115 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Thursday, July 11, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp
10 AM - 2 PM from Jul 11, 2024 until Jul 12, 2024 
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
This camp is for ages 8 - 11. This camp is a collaboration with Smithgall Woods State Park, Hardman Farm State Historic Site & Anna Ruby Falls Recreation Area. Campers will spend 1 day at Anna Ruby Falls, 2 days at Smithgall Woods and 2 days Hardman Farm. Children will need appropriate outdoor clothing, closed-toe shoes & their own lunch. $150 + tax/fees. 706-878-1077.
Tales of Scales Event 
Jr Ranger Day Camp Ages 5-7
Thursday, Jul 11, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Hello, summer break! Bring your Jr Rangers for 3 days of outdoor fun! Ages 5-7. All Jr Rangers will need a packed lunch each day and a change of clothes for swimming! 115 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Friday, July 12, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp
10 AM - 2 PM from Jul 12, 2024 
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
This camp is for ages 8 - 11. This camp is a collaboration with Smithgall Woods State Park, Hardman Farm State Historic Site & Anna Ruby Falls Recreation Area. Campers will spend 1 day at Anna Ruby Falls, 2 days at Smithgall Woods and 2 days Hardman Farm. Children will need appropriate outdoor clothing, closed-toe shoes & their own lunch. $150 + tax/fees. 706-878-1077.
Tales of Scales Event 
Jr Ranger Day Camp Ages 5-7
Friday, Jul 12, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Hello, summer break! Bring your Jr Rangers for 3 days of outdoor fun! Ages 5-7. All Jr Rangers will need a packed lunch each day and a change of clothes for swimming! 115 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Monday, July 15, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp
Monday, Jul 15, 2024 8 AM to 4 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Children from 6 to 12 are invited to join park rangers for a fun week of hikes, crafts, games, living history, and more focused on the natural and cultural heritage of Georgia. Each child will receive a Junior Ranger vest and hat and will complete activities to earn a Junior Ranger badge. $275 plus $5 parking. 912-598-2300.

Friday, July 19, 2024

Outdoor/Indoor Summer Send-Off - Junior Ranger Weekend
10:30 AM - 3:30 PM from Jul 19, 2024 until Jul 20, 2024 
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Before the kids head back to school, bring the family out for one more weekend of summer fun. This combination outdoor/indoor program will take you outdoors for a tour of the historic houses with hands on activities. Then we will head indoors to cool off at the visitor center for crafts, games, and activities. $1.00-$8 478-986-5172.

Saturday, July 20, 2024

Harvest Festival
Saturday, Jul 20, 2024 10 AM to 3 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Governor Hardman grew several acres of corn to feed his livestock. The UGA White County Extension and Hardman Farm have grown a field of pesticide free corn. Harvest your own corn and enjoy music, participate in a sweet-corn taste test, play old fashioned games, pet farm animals and more. $8. Children 5 and under: Free 706-878-1077.
Outdoor/Indoor Summer Send-Off - Junior Ranger Weekend
10:30 AM - 3:30 PM from Jul 20, 2024 
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Before the kids head back to school, bring the family out for one more weekend of summer fun. This combination outdoor/indoor program will take you outdoors for a tour of the historic houses with hands on activities. Then we will head indoors to cool off at the visitor center for crafts, games, and activities. $1.00-$8 478-986-5172.

Monday, July 22, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp
Monday, Jul 22, 2024 8 AM to 4 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Children from 6 to 12 are invited to join park rangers for a fun week of hikes, crafts, games, living history, and more focused on the natural and cultural heritage of Georgia. Each child will receive a Junior Ranger vest and hat and will complete activities to earn a Junior Ranger badge. $275 plus $5 parking. 912-598-2300.

Wednesday, July 24, 2024

Jr Ranger Day Camp Ages 8-12
Wednesday, Jul 24, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Hello, summer break! Bring your Jr Rangers for 3 days of outdoor fun! Ages 8-12. All Jr Rangers will need a packed lunch each day and a change of clothes for swimming! 115 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Thursday, July 25, 2024

Jr Ranger Day Camp Ages 8-12
Thursday, Jul 25, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Hello, summer break! Bring your Jr Rangers for 3 days of outdoor fun! Ages 8-12. All Jr Rangers will need a packed lunch each day and a change of clothes for swimming! 115 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Friday, July 26, 2024

Jr Ranger Day Camp Ages 8-12
Friday, Jul 26, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Hello, summer break! Bring your Jr Rangers for 3 days of outdoor fun! Ages 8-12. All Jr Rangers will need a packed lunch each day and a change of clothes for swimming! 115 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Saturday, July 27, 2024

World Ranger Day/ Jr Ranger Family Day Camp
Saturday, Jul 27, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
We will honor all park rangers and local response organizations who serve or have served on this day. There will be displays and representatives on hand to promote their part in protecting and serving the public in a park setting. This event will also serve as our Junior Ranger Day Camp for individuals and/or families. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.

Monday, August 5, 2024

Junior Ranger Day Camps: Team Altie
Monday, Aug 5, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Our traditional Junior Ranger Camp is condensed into an action-packed day of fun at the Fort. We welcome all ages for Team Altie campers to learn about history. These day camps run from 9am to 3pm and cost $50 per camper. Please register in advance since space is limited! $50. 912-437-4770.
Tales of Scales Event 

Monday, October 14, 2024

Junior Ranger Day Camps: Team Altie
Monday, Oct 14, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Our traditional Junior Ranger Camp is condensed into an action-packed day of fun at the Fort. We welcome all ages for Team Altie campers to learn about history. These day camps run from 9am to 3pm and cost $50 per camper. Please register in advance since space is limited! $50. 912-437-4770.
Tales of Scales Event 

Monday, November 11, 2024

Junior Ranger Day Camps: Team Altie
Monday, Nov 11, 2024 9 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Our traditional Junior Ranger Camp is condensed into an action-packed day of fun at the Fort. We welcome all ages for Team Altie campers to learn about history. These day camps run from 9am to 3pm and cost $50 per camper. Please register in advance since space is limited! $50. 912-437-4770.
Tales of Scales Event 

Friday, November 29, 2024

Gobble Wobble
Friday, Nov 29, 2024 10 AM to 12:30 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Did you happen to Gobble until you Wobbled this Thanksgiving? Here is your chance to walk off a bit of those Turkey and stuffing gains! Join our Naturalist on a guided hike from the visitor's center to our covered bridge, and learn some fun facts about the park along the way! $45 or $50 if registration is paid after July 15. 706-878-3087.

Monday, December 16, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp: Team Alligators!
Monday, Dec 16, 2024 8:30 AM to 2 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Four days of fun-packed activities and crafts for ages 13 to 17 years old. Team Alligators will learn about history and nature. Space is limited to 15 campers per week. Sign-ups are required and available via Sign-up Genius here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0B4DAAA82EA4F5C70-46560035-junior#/ $80 plus $5 parking. 912-437-4770.
Tales of Scales Event 

Tuesday, December 17, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp: Team Alligators!
Tuesday, Dec 17, 2024 8:30 AM to 2 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Four days of fun-packed activities and crafts for ages 13 to 17 years old. Team Alligators will learn about history and nature. Space is limited to 15 campers per week. Sign-ups are required and available via Sign-up Genius here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0B4DAAA82EA4F5C70-46560035-junior#/ $80 plus $5 parking. 912-437-4770.
Tales of Scales Event 

Wednesday, December 18, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp: Team Alligators!
Wednesday, Dec 18, 2024 8:30 AM to 2 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Four days of fun-packed activities and crafts for ages 13 to 17 years old. Team Alligators will learn about history and nature. Space is limited to 15 campers per week. Sign-ups are required and available via Sign-up Genius here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0B4DAAA82EA4F5C70-46560035-junior#/ $80 plus $5 parking. 912-437-4770.
Tales of Scales Event 

Thursday, December 19, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp: Team Alligators!
Thursday, Dec 19, 2024 8:30 AM to 2 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Four days of fun-packed activities and crafts for ages 13 to 17 years old. Team Alligators will learn about history and nature. Space is limited to 15 campers per week. Sign-ups are required and available via Sign-up Genius here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0B4DAAA82EA4F5C70-46560035-junior#/ $80 plus $5 parking. 912-437-4770.
Tales of Scales Event