Tales of Scales Events

Music/Arts/Crafts Events


Wednesday, February 28, 2024

In Search of the Lost Cord
Wednesday, Feb 28, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Learn to make cords from the fibre of the Filamental Yucca plant in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn how to prepare the fibres and braid them into a wearable bracelet! $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Make a Snake
Ongoing until Thursday, Feb 29, 2024 - 1:30 PM to 2:30 AM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
After learning about scaley friends, let your imagination run wild as you create your own slithery snake friend. Register in advance since space is limited. $2 per snake. $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Saturday, March 2, 2024

World Wildlife Day Celebration
Saturday, Mar 2, 2024 1:30 PM to 3 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Bring the whole family to learn about the wildlife you might see around our park. First, listen to a story about how to spot the signs that an animal has been in the area and how to identify which animal, then take the time to ask questions, feel real animal pelts, and do some fun crafts. Register in advance over the phone. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
Butterfly Nature Craft
Saturday, Mar 2, 2024 10:30 AM to 12 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Create your very own caterpillar and butterfly out of things found in nature under the guidance of a ranger! Or create something entirely new; let your imagination run wild! Meet at boathouse by Lake Deleanor. Event will be cancelled if rain. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Bluebird Workshop
Saturday, Mar 2, 2024 3 PM to 4 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Bring this lovely icon of happiness into your own yard. Discover the basics of bluebird feeding and housing then put together a cedar, Audubon bluebird house to take home. Handouts and suet samples are included. Pre-registration required by visiting or calling the Park Office. Limited space. Meet at the enclosed Group Shelter. $30 includes house;$10 without house $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
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Survival Skills (Compass Orienteering, Fire Building)
Saturday, Mar 2, 2024 12 PM to 2 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Walk through the forest with a ranger, looking for materials to build a fire and learn how to orient yourself using a compass. Then, build a fire without matches. Supplies provided. Geared towards participants 8 years and older. Spaces are limited. For more info and to register, please click on this event's title. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Cows Come Home Celebration
Saturday, Mar 2, 2024 10 AM to 3 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Cows Come Home Celebration Enjoy a fun-filled day with activities centered around the dairy that once operated at Hardman Farm. $8. 706-878-1077.
Owl Craft
Saturday, Mar 2, 2024 2 PM to 3 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
This is a fun craft for all ages! Join us at the Interpretive Center and create awesome owls from pinecones! Let your imagination go and decorate them to your liking. Pre-register at the Visitor Center prior to the event. We hope to see you there!! $3 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Bee Hotel
Saturday, Mar 2, 2024 11:30 AM to 12 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Join us at the campground picnic shelter to create your own unique tin can and bamboo bee hotel. Registration is required in advance at the Visitor Center or call 478-982-1660. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Accessible Event Take Flight Event 
Spring Hatchlings Picture Craft
Saturday, Mar 2, 2024 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Warming weather and lengthening daylight prompts many bird species to nest and lay eggs. Join us as we make crafts depicting spring hatchlings in the nest. Materials will be provided. Meet in the Interpretive Center. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
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Wooden Round Painting
Saturday, Mar 2, 2024 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
All the fun of the mess without the cleanup! Join us at the campground pavilion to make a lasting St. Patrick’s Day decoration! Please call the office to sign up. 10 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Tuesday, March 5, 2024

In Search of the Lost Cord
Tuesday, Mar 5, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Learn to make cords from the fibre of the Filamental Yucca plant in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn how to prepare the fibres and braid them into a wearable bracelet! $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Friday, March 8, 2024

Homeschool: Bee Hotel
Friday, Mar 8, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Gather at picnic shelter #1 to create your own unique tin can and bamboo bee hotel. This is a great opportunity to get together with friends for a fun afternoon at Magnolia Springs. Registration is required in advance at the Visitor Center or call (478)982-1660. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
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Saturday, March 9, 2024

In Search of the Lost Cord
Saturday, Mar 9, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Learn to make cords from the fibre of the Filamental Yucca plant in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn how to prepare the fibres and braid them into a wearable bracelet! $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Make a Snake
Saturday, Mar 9, 2024 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
After learning about scaley friends, let your imagination run wild as you create your own slithery snake friend. Register in advance since space is limited. $2 per snake. $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Butterfly Nature Craft
Saturday, Mar 9, 2024 10:30 AM to 12 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Create your very own caterpillar and butterfly out of things found in nature under the guidance of a ranger! Or create something entirely new; let your imagination run wild! Meet at boathouse by Lake Deleanor. Event will be cancelled if rain. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
DIY Bird Feeder
Saturday, Mar 9, 2024 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Suet feeders are greatly appreciated by birds looking for a hearty, filling meal in the winter. Make your own while watching the birds at our bird feeders. We will identify the native bird species that visit our park and might also visit your own backyard. Materials will be provided. Meet behind the Visitor Center at the picnic tables. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
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Lucky Charm Painting
Saturday, Mar 9, 2024 2 PM to 3 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Meet at the campground pavilion to paint little lucky charms for St Patrick’s Day! 5 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Sunday, March 10, 2024

Reptile Afternoon
Sunday, Mar 10, 2024 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join a ranger to do some reptile related crafts and learn some fun facts about reptiles. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
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Wednesday, March 13, 2024

Make a Snake
Wednesday, Mar 13, 2024 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
After learning about scaley friends, let your imagination run wild as you create your own slithery snake friend. Register in advance since space is limited. $2 per snake. $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Saturday, March 16, 2024

Clover Crafts- Spring Break
Saturday, Mar 16, 2024 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
St. Patrick’s Day is almost here, and we hope you will come celebrate it with us! Your luck will start on your drive up the mountain as you admire the amazing views, and you can capture that lucky feeling making shamrock crafts that you can take home with you. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
Butterfly Nature Craft
Saturday, Mar 16, 2024 10:30 AM to 12 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Create your very own caterpillar and butterfly out of things found in nature under the guidance of a ranger! Or create something entirely new; let your imagination run wild! Meet at boathouse by Lake Deleanor. Event will be cancelled if rain. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Scottish Heritage Days 2024
Saturday, Mar 16, 2024 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
For our annual Scottish History event, visit Fort King George and witness a variety of Scottish living history demonstrations: musket & cannon firings, blacksmithing, carpentry, medicine, cooking, music, and more! $4.75-$8.25 912-437-4770.
Native American Pottery
Saturday, Mar 16, 2024 11 AM to 12:30 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us and make a small piece of pottery. We will use similar techniques to decorate our pottery as the Muskogean speaking indigenous people who lived in the area that is now Fort McAllister beginning as early as 3000 BCE. Call the visitor center and sign up for this program; priority is given to those who register ahead of time. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Survival Skills (Compass Orienteering, Fire Building)
Saturday, Mar 16, 2024 12 PM to 2 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Walk through the forest with a ranger, looking for materials to build a fire and learn how to orient yourself using a compass. Then, build a fire without matches. Supplies provided. Geared towards participants 8 years and older. Spaces are limited. For more info and to register, please click on this event's title. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Bee Hotel
Saturday, Mar 16, 2024 11:30 AM to 12 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Join us at the campground picnic shelter to create your own unique tin can and bamboo bee hotel. Registration is required in advance at the Visitor Center or call 478-982-1660. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Accessible Event Take Flight Event 
National Quilting Day - Quilting Bee
Saturday, Mar 16, 2024 10 AM to 3 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Join us for an old-fashioned quilting bee. We will be quilting a quilt in the museum for our 1853 era cabin. Everyone is welcome to participate. Come enjoy this time-honored tradition. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.
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Kids Craft - Create a Nature Brush & Paint Stencils!
Saturday, Mar 16, 2024 12 PM to 1 PM
Watson Mill Bridge State Park - Comer, GA
We’ll gather twigs, leaves, and pine needles to create your very own paint brush to paint colorful stencils! $5 plus $5 parking. 706-783-5349.

Sunday, March 17, 2024

Blacksmith Demonstration
Sunday, Mar 17, 2024 3 PM to 4 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
At Hard Labor Creek, we have a fully functional blacksmith shop that the CCC used in the 1930's to make hinges, nails, door handles, brackets, and much more. Join the park staff to enjoy a brief history of the park, and a demonstration on how the tools in the shop worked. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

Wednesday, March 20, 2024

Make a Snake
Wednesday, Mar 20, 2024 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
After learning about scaley friends, let your imagination run wild as you create your own slithery snake friend. Register in advance since space is limited. $2 per snake. $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Friday, March 22, 2024

S'more Campfires, Please
Friday, Mar 22, 2024 7 PM to 8:30 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Snuggle up next to our campfire and unwind with a cup of hot cocoa. A park ranger will have some activities planned too. Meet us by the picnic shelters. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Homeschool: Bee Hotel
Friday, Mar 22, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Gather at picnic shelter #1 to create your own unique tin can and bamboo bee hotel. This is a great opportunity to get together with friends for a fun afternoon at Magnolia Springs. Registration is required in advance at the Visitor Center or call (478)982-1660. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
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Leave No Trace Trivia at JumpinGoat Roasters
Friday, Mar 22, 2024 3 PM to 5 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Whether you are new to Leave No Trace or consider yourself an expert, join Smithgall Woods at JumpinGoat Coffee Roasters for an interactive game night to gauge your knowledge of Leave No Trace practices and principles while learning tips and techniques for protecting all your favorite outdoor spaces. 706-878-4707.

Saturday, March 23, 2024

In Search of the Lost Cord
Saturday, Mar 23, 2024 10 AM to 11 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Learn to make cords from the fibre of the Filamental Yucca plant in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn how to prepare the fibres and braid them into a wearable bracelet! $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Butterfly Nature Craft
Saturday, Mar 23, 2024 10:30 AM to 12 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Create your very own caterpillar and butterfly out of things found in nature under the guidance of a ranger! Or create something entirely new; let your imagination run wild! Meet at boathouse by Lake Deleanor. Event will be cancelled if rain. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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.
Easter Bunny Wood Slice
Saturday, Mar 23, 2024 11:30 AM to 12 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Gather at the campground picnic shelter to paint and decorate an adorable Easter Bunny wood slice. 5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
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Spring Morning Walk
Saturday, Mar 23, 2024 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Take advantage of the first weekend of spring with a guided morning walk on the Big Ferry Trail. This 3-mile hike will explore local flora, fauna, and history of Skidaway Island. Meet at the Big Ferry Trail. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
Flower Painting
Saturday, Mar 23, 2024 2 PM to 3 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Come celebrate the first weekend of spring with a flower painting craft! Meet at the campground pavilion. 10 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Art in the Park
Saturday, Mar 23, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Watson Mill Bridge State Park - Comer, GA
Come create your very own painting of the beautiful river here at Watson Mill! No experience needed. Materials and instruction will be provided. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-783-5349.
Women Take Over Wormsloe
Saturday, Mar 23, 2024 10 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Celebrate the lives and skills of women in early Georgia. Discover the important, frequently overlooked, contributions that women made to Georgia’s success as a colony. Interpreters and reenactors will demonstrate 18th century skills needed to survive and thrive in the Georgia wilderness. $2.50 - $11.25 912-353-3023.

Friday, March 29, 2024

In Search of the Lost Cord
Friday, Mar 29, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Learn to make cords from the fibre of the Filamental Yucca plant in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn how to prepare the fibres and braid them into a wearable bracelet! $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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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

Make a Snake
Saturday, Mar 30, 2024 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
After learning about scaley friends, let your imagination run wild as you create your own slithery snake friend. Register in advance since space is limited. $2 per snake. $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 
Butterfly Nature Craft
Saturday, Mar 30, 2024 10:30 AM to 12 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Create your very own caterpillar and butterfly out of things found in nature under the guidance of a ranger! Or create something entirely new; let your imagination run wild! Meet at boathouse by Lake Deleanor. Event will be cancelled if rain. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Hop Along Bunny Craft
Saturday, Mar 30, 2024 10 AM to 11 AM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Join our naturalist for a hands-on holiday craft that’s guaranteed to put a smile on every face! Hop on down to the heritage farm and get your craft on! $5 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Easter Bunny Wood Slice
Saturday, Mar 30, 2024 11:30 AM to 12 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Gather at the campground picnic shelter to paint and decorate an adorable Easter Bunny wood slice. 5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
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Birdhouse Painting
Saturday, Mar 30, 2024 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Put on your painting clothes and meet at the campground pavilion to paint your very own birdhouse! Limited to 10 people. 20 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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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

Spring Hatchlings Picture Craft
Sunday, Mar 31, 2024 2:30 PM to 4 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Warming weather and lengthening daylight prompts many bird species to nest and lay eggs. Join us as we make crafts depicting spring hatchlings in the nest. Materials will be provided. Meet in the Interpretive Center. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
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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

Let's Go Geocache!
Wednesday, Apr 3, 2024 3 PM to 4 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
A Geocache is a hidden treasure that contains trinkets and a log book. You locate them using the map function with the “Geocaching” app, log your find and take/leave a prize. Bring the kids and some trinkets if you want to find some with us! We will meet at the Picnic Tables behind the Visitors Center and hike a 1 mile section of Sweetgum Trail. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-975-4226.

Saturday, April 6, 2024

Survival Skills (Compass Orienteering, Fire Building)
Saturday, Apr 6, 2024 12 PM to 2 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Walk through the forest with a ranger, looking for materials to build a fire and learn how to orient yourself using a compass. Then, build a fire without matches. Supplies provided. Geared towards participants 8 years and older. Spaces are limited. For more info and to register, please click on this event's title. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Plein Air Art Event
Saturday, Apr 6, 2024 9 AM to 2 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Painters and art fans alike are welcome to our outdoor painting Plein Air event! No prizes or judging, just lots of artsy fun. There is lots to paint: centuries old moss draped live oaks, saltmarsh overlooks, an 1850s era plantation house, and historic outbuildings. $5 - $25. 912-264-7333.
Pickett's Settlement Skills and Crafts Day
Saturday, Apr 6, 2024 10 AM to 3 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
We will have various historic trades represented at this event including, but not limited to blacksmithing, woodworking, sewing, spinning, etc. A food concession will be available. There is sure to be something for everyone! $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.

Sunday, April 7, 2024

Bead Buddies--Make a Reptile Keychain
Sunday, Apr 7, 2024 10 AM to 11 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
A Ranger will lead kids and adults on how to make pony-bead animal keychains. Make an alligator, snake, or lizard for only $2! $2. 912-437-4770.
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Bead Buddies--Make a Reptile Keychain
Sunday, Apr 7, 2024 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
A Ranger will lead kids and adults on how to make pony-bead animal keychains. Make an alligator, snake, or lizard for only $2! $2. 912-437-4770.
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Wednesday, April 10, 2024

Goofy Golf Games
Wednesday, Apr 10, 2024 1 AM to 3 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
We are embracing Masters week. Grab a scorecard and let the games begin. Participants will do a variety of activities to score points in this goofy golf challenge. Throw a hole in one at corn hole, score in ladder golf, birdy in frisbee golf, putt in golf croquet and find the flag in our golf ball scavenger hunt. Complete the score card and win. $4 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Saturday, April 13, 2024

Survival Skills (Compass Orienteering, Fire Building)
Saturday, Apr 13, 2024 12 PM to 2 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Walk through the forest with a ranger, looking for materials to build a fire and learn how to orient yourself using a compass. Then, build a fire without matches. Supplies provided. Geared towards participants 8 years and older. Spaces are limited. For more info and to register, please click on this event's title. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Films From The Archives
Saturday, Apr 13, 2024 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Guest with have the unique opportunity to view three short films dating from 1964 to 2004. Before each film there will be discussion on the background of the making of the each film. $7.50-$13 706-655-5870.
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Films From The Archives
Saturday, Apr 13, 2024 1 PM to 1:30 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Guest with have the unique opportunity to view three short films dating from 1964 to 2004. Before each film there will be discussion on the background of the making of the each film. $7.50-$13 706-655-5870.
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Build Your Own Pollinator Garden
Saturday, Apr 13, 2024 11 AM to 12:30 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Just in time to get that garden started! Learn about different pollinators, their role in our ecosystem, and how to help them through the planting of native plants - and still have a gorgeous garden! There will be native plants for sale from Smithgall's own pollinator gardens, so you can go home and start yours the same day! $5 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.

Saturday, April 20, 2024

Earth Day Celebration
Saturday, Apr 20, 2024 1:30 PM to 3 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Come celebrate the amazing planet we live on and all that it provides for us. Learn about some of our favorite native plants and their potential uses, do fun earth-related crafts, and enjoy making and eating a layers-of-the-earth pudding cup. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
Archaeology Day at the Vann House
Saturday, Apr 20, 2024 to Sunday, Apr 21, 2024 10 AM to 4 AM
Chief Vann House Historic Site - Chatsworth, GA
Take part in Archaeology themed activities at the Vann House. Learn about artifacts in our dig-boxes, learn more about ancient pottery by creating your own, see the tools of an archaeologist from KSU, see actual artifacts from the Vann House excavations, talk to archaeologists, see the crafting of stone blades, and more. $7. 706-695-2598.
Survival Skills (Compass Orienteering, Fire Building)
Saturday, Apr 20, 2024 12 PM to 2 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Walk through the forest with a ranger, looking for materials to build a fire and learn how to orient yourself using a compass. Then, build a fire without matches. Supplies provided. Geared towards participants 8 years and older. Spaces are limited. For more info and to register, please click on this event's title. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Springtime at the Cabin
Saturday, Apr 20, 2024 to Sunday, Apr 21, 2024 10 AM to 3 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Spring into action and make your plans for an outing with a visit to our 1853 cabin. Enjoy life-ways demonstrations such as period games, chores, and crafts. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.
Spring Festival
Saturday, Apr 20, 2024 10 AM to 3 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Watch nature spring back to life at Skidaway Island State Park during our annual Spring Festival. Shop local vendors and food trucks while enjoying spring weather and the park’s beautiful scenery. There will also be a guided nature hike at 11 AM and live animal programs throughout the day. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.

Friday, April 26, 2024

1721: Buccaneers & Pyrates!
Friday, Apr 26, 2024 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
The Fort has been commandeered by bands of marauders, buccaneers, sailors, scouts, and pirates! This three day festival will showcase the true history of those free-spirits living during the Golden Age of Sail. Reenactors will display blackpowder arms and ammunitions, cooking and medicine, historical crafts, and more! $4.75-$8.25 912-437-4770.

Saturday, April 27, 2024

1721: Buccaneers & Pyrates!
Saturday, Apr 27, 2024 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
The Fort has been commandeered by bands of marauders, buccaneers, sailors, scouts, and pirates! This three day festival will showcase the true history of those free-spirits living during the Golden Age of Sail. Reenactors will display blackpowder arms and ammunitions, cooking and medicine, historical crafts, and more! $4.75-$8.25 912-437-4770.
Survival Skills (Compass Orienteering, Fire Building)
Saturday, Apr 27, 2024 12 PM to 2 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Walk through the forest with a ranger, looking for materials to build a fire and learn how to orient yourself using a compass. Then, build a fire without matches. Supplies provided. Geared towards participants 8 years and older. Spaces are limited. For more info and to register, please click on this event's title. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

Sunday, April 28, 2024

1721: Buccaneers & Pyrates!
Sunday, Apr 28, 2024 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
The Fort has been commandeered by bands of marauders, buccaneers, sailors, scouts, and pirates! This three day festival will showcase the true history of those free-spirits living during the Golden Age of Sail. Reenactors will display blackpowder arms and ammunitions, cooking and medicine, historical crafts, and more! $4.75-$8.25 912-437-4770.

Thursday, May 9, 2024

Homeschool Day, Spinning and Weaving
Thursday, May 9, 2024 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Chief Vann House Historic Site - Chatsworth, GA
Join Rangers at the Chief Vann House for a Homeschool Day centered around the weaving and spinning of cotton and wool and enjoy related crafts and activities as well. Learn about how cotton impacted the Cherokee people and see weaving and spinning from experienced volunteers. $5.25 - $6.50 706-695-2598.

Saturday, May 18, 2024

Endangered Species Day
Saturday, May 18, 2024 10 AM to 12 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Learn about the endangered species in and around our area and how to protect them. Afterwards, you’ll have the opportunity to craft your own endangered flower to take home, engineer a flying squirrel paper airplane, and make a delicious Bald Eagle cupcake. Register in advance over the phone. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.

Saturday, May 25, 2024

160th Anniversary, Battle of Pickett's Mill
10 AM - 3 PM from May 25, 2024 until May 26, 2024 
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
On the 159th anniversary commemoration of this battle, there will be guided and unguided tours of various stations within the battlefield. Visitors can experience a glimpse of both military and civilian life that will include home skills and crafts, cannon firings, musketry, military drills, and soldier camp life. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.

Sunday, May 26, 2024

160th Anniversary, Battle of Pickett's Mill
10 AM - 3 PM from May 26, 2024 
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
On the 159th anniversary commemoration of this battle, there will be guided and unguided tours of various stations within the battlefield. Visitors can experience a glimpse of both military and civilian life that will include home skills and crafts, cannon firings, musketry, military drills, and soldier camp life. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.

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.
Tales of Scales Event 

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.
Tales of Scales Event 

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.
Tales of Scales Event 
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

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.
Tales of Scales Event 
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 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
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.

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.
Tales of Scales Event 
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.
Tales of Scales Event 
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 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.
Tales of Scales Event 

Wednesday, June 12, 2024

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.
Tales of Scales Event 
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 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.
Tales of Scales Event 
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

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.

Monday, June 24, 2024

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

Farm Camp
Tuesday, Jun 25, 2024 10 AM to 2 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Farm Camp One day camp for kids ages 6 - 12. Learn about Dairy Farming in the 1900's, make crafts, play games, make Homemade Ice Cream and more. Camp is limited to 12 participants. Pre-registration is required. Check back soon for a link to register $35. 706-878-1077.

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.

Saturday, July 6, 2024

July 4th Celebration
Saturday, Jul 6, 2024 4 PM to 6 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Prolong the 4th of July festivities by joining us here on Black Rock Mountain on Saturday, July 6th with line dancing led by Sam Joedicke and fun 4th themed snacks and crafts, with plenty of time to make it to fireworks in town after. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.

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
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.

Wednesday, July 10, 2024

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

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

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.

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.

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, August 3, 2024

Sunflowers & Selfies
Saturday, Aug 3, 2024 10 AM to 3 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
A much-awaited annual event, Sunflowers & Selfies, promises to deliver on a family-fun day of hayrides, games, photo ops, a native plant sale, and our blooming field of sunflowers. Learn about the park, from our knowledgeable guides, as you enjoy the beauty of Smithgall on a hayride or enjoy at your own pace. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
Take Flight Event 

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 

Saturday, August 10, 2024

Perseid Shooting Star Party 2024
Saturday, Aug 10, 2024 to Sunday, Aug 11, 2024 9 PM to 1 AM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join us to view the best meteor shower of the year! Come to the beach to enjoy astronomer talks, music, concessions and meteor viewing. Limited number of telescopes available to view the night sky at no charge. Flashlight use must be kept to a minimum. Red lights preferred. Tickets online available after July 10 or $3/person cash at the door. $3 per person (CASH only at the door). Kids 5 and under free. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

Saturday, August 31, 2024

National Wildlife Day Celebration
Saturday, Aug 31, 2024 3 PM to 4:30 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Bring the whole family to learn about the wildlife you might see around our park. First, listen to a story about how to spot the signs that an animal has been in the area and how to identify which animal, then take the time to ask questions, feel real animal pelts, and do some fun crafts. Register in advance over the phone. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.

Saturday, September 14, 2024

Girl Scouts Love State Parks: Nature Craft
Saturday, Sep 14, 2024 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Create your very own pinecone owl or other woodland critter out of things found in nature under the guidance of a ranger! Or create something entirely new; let your imagination run wild! Pinecones, beads, glitter, and all other supplies provided. Held at boathouse by fishing dock. Call the park office to register. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Girl Scouts Love State Parks: Spinning wool, Fort tour
Saturday, Sep 14, 2024 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Morris Historic Site - Midway, GA
Girl Scouts come enjoy a hands-on wool fiber spinning activity, as they learn how the early settlers made their own clothing. Scouts will card wool, spin the walking wheel, and experience the texture of various natural fibers. Fort tour with an American Continental soldier offered. Call the site office to register. $5. 912-884-5999.

Sunday, September 15, 2024

Girl Scouts Love State Parks: Spinning wool, Fort tour
Sunday, Sep 15, 2024 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Morris Historic Site - Midway, GA
Girl Scouts come enjoy a hands-on wool fiber spinning activity, as they learn how the early settlers made their own clothing. Scouts will card wool, spin the walking wheel, and experience the texture of various natural fibers. Fort tour with an American Continental soldier offered. Call the site office to register. $5. 912-884-5999.

Saturday, September 21, 2024

Fire and Shine Dinner
Saturday, Sep 21, 2024 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Fire and Shine Dinner Immerse yourself in an evening full of Appalachian culture, local history, local food, music and more. Live moonshine and black powder demonstrations will engage you while you enjoy Southern fare in the shadow of Mt. Yonah. 706-878-1077.
Accessible Event 

Saturday, September 28, 2024

Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 28, 2024 10 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Come join us for volunteer projects throughout the site. Past projects include building new shelters in the Early Georgia Camp and weeding and mulching in the Heritage Garden. Free admission for registered volunteers. 912-353-3023.
Accessible Event 

Saturday, October 5, 2024

Films From The Archives
Saturday, Oct 5, 2024 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Guest with have the unique opportunity to view three short films dating from 1964 to 2004. Before each film there will be discussion on the background of the making of the each film. $7.50-$13 706-655-5870.
Accessible Event 
Films From The Archives
Saturday, Oct 5, 2024 1 PM to 1:30 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Guest with have the unique opportunity to view three short films dating from 1964 to 2004. Before each film there will be discussion on the background of the making of the each film. $7.50-$13 706-655-5870.
Accessible Event 

Saturday, October 12, 2024

54th Annual Kolomoki Festival
Saturday, Oct 12, 2024 10 AM to 4 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join us for a day of fun the whole family will enjoy. Take a pontoon boat ride, visit the art and craft vendors or enjoy the kids zone. Demonstrators will show the art of flint knapping, pottery, and more. Live music and performances will fill the stage all day. Don't forget to see the antique tractor parade. $5 parking. 229-724-2150.

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 

Saturday, October 19, 2024

Autumn at the Cabin
Saturday, Oct 19, 2024 10 AM to 3 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Ah! The Fall arrives with changing leaves and October harvest. Come enjoy life in a less complex lifestyle with excitement filling the air. We will be demonstrating period tasks, games, and preparation for the coming of Winter. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.

Saturday, October 26, 2024

Tricks, Treats, and Tricorns
Saturday, Oct 26, 2024 5:30 PM to 8 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Join us for our annual Halloween tradition of trick-or-treating inside the Fort's walls. This family-friendly event offers you a chance to participate in fun Halloween activities! This year, our theme is REPTILES! $3-$5. 912-437-4770.
Accessible Event 

Saturday, November 9, 2024

Autumn Encampment 2024
Saturday, Nov 9, 2024 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Our annual Colonial reenactment is open this Saturday, with festivities occurring between 10am and 4pm. Witness scheduled cannon and musket firings, various Colonial pioneer crafting, and more! $4.75-$8.25 912-437-4770.
Pioneer Harvest Festival
Saturday, Nov 9, 2024 11 AM to 3 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Reenactors with the Wiregrass Ecological & Cultural Project will be interpreting life as it was in South Georgia following the Civil War. Enjoy demonstrations of cane grinding, syrup making, quilting, and much more! Arts, crafts, and food vendors will be on site. $3 admission $5 parking. 912-384-7082.

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 

Saturday, November 16, 2024

Fall Festival at Magnolia Springs
Saturday, Nov 16, 2024 10 AM to 2 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Enjoy fall-themed crafts, games, hayrides, scarecrow hike, archery and so much more. This family-friendly event is sure to be fun for the whole family. $4 per person $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Accessible Event 

Saturday, December 7, 2024

Colonial Christmas at Wormsloe
Saturday, Dec 7, 2024 10 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Celebrate the holiday season at Wormsloe with traditional festive activities including period music and living history demonstrations. Help us find yule logs to be burned starting at 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 pm. $2.50 - $11.25 912-353-3023.

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 

Saturday, December 21, 2024

Winter Solstice Celebration
Saturday, Dec 21, 2024 4 PM to 5 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Come celebrate the return of the sun with us on the shortest day of the year. Let go of the things holding you back before the start of the new year, enjoy a nice warm fire with s’mores, and make some fun and symbolic crafts. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
Holidays on the Home Front
Saturday, Dec 21, 2024 10 AM to 3 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Join us for some 1860s holiday spirit and more. There will be crafts, games, and decorating activities for all to enjoy. Of course, Santa will be here! $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.