Sweetwater Creek State Park


Friday, December 16, 2022

Night Sky Observations
Friday, Dec 16, 2022 5:30 PM to 7 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Brave one of our winter night programs. We'll be bringing out the telescopes for this one. Make sure to dress warm. We'll be giving out night sky charts is what you can see. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Sunday, December 18, 2022

Explore the Park After Dark
Sunday, Dec 18, 2022 5:30 PM to 7 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
This event is by preregistration only. Come brave the trails after dark on this ranger led hike as we look for the creepy crawlies that call our park home. Ages 18+ $10.00 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Wednesday, December 21, 2022

Snowflake Ornament Making
Wednesday, Dec 21, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Each day will feature the creation of a different ornament. We'll be going with the classic snowflake ornament. If you need inspiration, check out some preserved snowflakes under our microscope. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Snowflake Ornament Making
Wednesday, Dec 21, 2022 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Each day will feature the creation of a different ornament. We'll be going with the classic snowflake ornament. If you need inspiration, check out some preserved snowflakes under our microscope. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Snowflake Ornament Making
Wednesday, Dec 21, 2022 4 PM to 5 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Each day will feature the creation of a different ornament. We'll be going with the classic snowflake ornament. If you need inspiration, check out some preserved snowflakes under our microscope. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Thursday, December 22, 2022

Snowman Ornament Making
Thursday, Dec 22, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Each day will feature the creation of a different ornament. Today we'll be making rock snowmen. This is a great opportunity to learn about local geology $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Snowman Ornament Making
Thursday, Dec 22, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Each day will feature the creation of a different ornament. Today we'll be making rock snowmen. This is a great opportunity to learn about local geology $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Snowman Ornament Making
Thursday, Dec 22, 2022 4 PM to 5 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Each day will feature the creation of a different ornament. Today we'll be making rock snowmen. This is a great opportunity to learn about local geology $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Friday, December 23, 2022

Fern Ornament Making
Friday, Dec 23, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
last in our ornament making series, we'll be making clay casts of some of our favorite vegetation, ferns! $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Fern Ornament Making
Friday, Dec 23, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
last in our ornament making series, we'll be making clay casts of some of our favorite vegetation, ferns! $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Fern Ornament Making
Friday, Dec 23, 2022 4 PM to 5 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
last in our ornament making series, we'll be making clay casts of some of our favorite vegetation, ferns! $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Saturday, December 24, 2022

Window Birding
Saturday, Dec 24, 2022 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Come enjoy the warmth of the indoors while also observing some of our favorite bird species that you can observe on your feeders at home. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Window Birding
Saturday, Dec 24, 2022 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Come enjoy the warmth of the indoors while also observing some of our favorite bird species that you can observe on your feeders at home. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Saturday, December 31, 2022

Geology Hike
Saturday, Dec 31, 2022 3 PM to 4:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
During this guided hike we'll be identifying some different types of rocks in the park and how they impact local ecology. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Sunday, January 1, 2023

First Day Hike
Sunday, Jan 1, 2023 7:30 AM to 9 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Start off your year with this Sunrise Nature Hike over the ridgelines and down into the river corridor. This event is by pre-registration only. Call 770-732-5871 to pre-register. All Participants earn a special hiking medallion. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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First Day Hike
Sunday, Jan 1, 2023 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Was our sunrise first day hike a little too early for you? That's okay join in our afternoon hike! This nature hike is a great way to start off the new year. 5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Saturday, January 7, 2023

Sunrise Mill Tour
Saturday, Jan 7, 2023 7 AM to 8:30 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
This program is by pre-registration only. Have an experience unlike any other with our sunrise mill tour. Participants of this hike will be some of the first in the park and will get to experience the changing colors of the morning sky from inside the mill ruins. Please call 770-732-05871 to pre-register $10 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Coffee with a Ranger
Saturday, Jan 7, 2023 9 AM to 11:30 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Drop in for coffee with a ranger. Take the time to get more familiar with a natural and historic resources in this relaxed setting. $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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