Junior Ranger Events

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


Sunday, October 9, 2022

Junior Ranger- Leaf Rubbings
Sunday, Oct 9, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Junior Rangers, come join-up with a park ranger to collect some fallen leaves to make leaf rubbings. Learn what tree the leaf may have came from and use the rubbing as a decoration. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Creature Feature
Sunday, Oct 9, 2022 2 PM to 2:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join our Park Rangers as they discuss the animals that can be found within Panola Mountain State Park Nature Center! You will be able to learn more about the animals native to Georgia and the animals that call Panola Mountain home. Join us every Sunday for a different animal! $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Accessible Event 

Monday, October 10, 2022

Jr. Ranger Camp
Monday, Oct 10, 2022 7:45 AM to 3:15 PM
Reed Bingham State Park - Adel, GA
Children between the ages of 6-12 can participate in a day camp session where they will be earning the first badge in the Jr. Ranger book. Please call to reserve your spot. $20 -$25. 229-896-3551.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Sunday, October 16, 2022

Creature Feature
Sunday, Oct 16, 2022 2 PM to 2:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join our Park Rangers as they discuss the animals that can be found within Panola Mountain State Park Nature Center! You will be able to learn more about the animals native to Georgia and the animals that call Panola Mountain home. Join us every Sunday for a different animal! $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Accessible Event 

Saturday, October 22, 2022

Farm Animal Fun Day
Saturday, Oct 22, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Over the years, Hardman Farm has been home to several species of livestock. Come visit and learn about livestock that was kept here on the Farm as we continue our journey of "bringing the farm back to life" and keep the American agricultural experience alive. Grounds Admission $6. Children under 6: Free. Plus tax. 706-878-1077.

Sunday, October 23, 2022

Creature Feature
Sunday, Oct 23, 2022 2 PM to 2:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join our Park Rangers as they discuss the animals that can be found within Panola Mountain State Park Nature Center! You will be able to learn more about the animals native to Georgia and the animals that call Panola Mountain home. Join us every Sunday for a different animal! $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Accessible Event 

Wednesday, October 26, 2022

Homeschool at Hard Labor Creek
Wednesday, Oct 26, 2022 2 PM to 4:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
The last Wednesday of every month, join our Interpretive staff for a variety of nature oriented, hands-on activities. Programs designed for children ages 8-12. Call the park office to register. Advanced registration and social distancing required. Limited to 12 students $8 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

Sunday, October 30, 2022

Creature Feature
Sunday, Oct 30, 2022 2 PM to 2:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join our Park Rangers as they discuss the animals that can be found within Panola Mountain State Park Nature Center! You will be able to learn more about the animals native to Georgia and the animals that call Panola Mountain home. Join us every Sunday for a different animal! $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Accessible Event 

Saturday, November 5, 2022

Junior Rangers- Nature Theme
Saturday, Nov 5, 2022 1 PM to 3 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Children will hike, meet the snakes, introduction into fishing and create your own cane fishing pole. $10 per child $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Saturday, November 12, 2022

Junior Ranger- Leaf Rubbings
Saturday, Nov 12, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Junior Rangers, come join-up with a park ranger to collect some fallen leaves to make leaf rubbings. Learn what tree the leaf may have came from and use the rubbing as a decoration. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Saturday, November 19, 2022

Farm Animal Fun Day
Saturday, Nov 19, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Over the years, Hardman Farm has been home to several species of livestock. Come visit and learn about livestock that was kept here on the Farm as we continue our journey of "bringing the farm back to life" and keep the American agricultural experience alive. Grounds Admission $6. Children under 6: Free. Plus tax. 706-878-1077.

Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Homeschool at Hard Labor Creek
Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
The last Wednesday of every month, join our Interpretive staff for a variety of nature oriented, hands-on activities. Programs designed for children ages 8-12. Call the park office to register. Advanced registration and social distancing required. Limited to 12 students $8 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

Monday, December 19, 2022

Junior Ranger Camp
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM from Dec 19, 2022 until Dec 21, 2022 
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
The theme will be animal adaptions. Every day will be fun activities including hikes, games and crafts learning about how a certain animal adapts to its environment. Space is limited please call to make a reservation. $70 plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Tuesday, December 20, 2022

Junior Ranger Camp
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM from Dec 20, 2022 until Dec 21, 2022 
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
The theme will be animal adaptions. Every day will be fun activities including hikes, games and crafts learning about how a certain animal adapts to its environment. Space is limited please call to make a reservation. $70 plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Wednesday, December 21, 2022

Junior Ranger Camp
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM from Dec 21, 2022 
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
The theme will be animal adaptions. Every day will be fun activities including hikes, games and crafts learning about how a certain animal adapts to its environment. Space is limited please call to make a reservation. $70 plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event