Take Flight Events

General Coffee State Park


Saturday, February 4, 2023

Leaf Rubbing Craft
Saturday, Feb 4, 2023 11 AM to 12 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Visit our Interpretive Ranger at the Relihan Museum & Nature Center for a leaf rubbing craft/hike. For big kids and little ones to not only take away one of a kind pieces of art, but they might also learn a thing or two about trees! Admission is $3 per participant which can be paid at the main office. Start time is 11AM. $3 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Planet Adventure
Saturday, Feb 4, 2023 6 PM to 7 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Come join our naturalist and travel through the stars to learn about the things in our night sky. We will travel from the Sun all the way to edge of Solar System by counting our steps. Appreciate the awe of the universe in this informative program! Start time is 6:00PM. This program is appropriate for all ages! . $5 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.

Sunday, February 5, 2023

Heritage Farm Tour
Sunday, Feb 5, 2023 11 AM to 12 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Tag along with our naturalist for a guided tour of our 19th century Heritage Farm. Explore the out buildings, learn the reasons for their construction. The first tour will begin at 11-12PM and the second one will begin 2-3PM Admission may be purchased at the main office beforehand. $3 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.

Saturday, February 11, 2023

“I driv’ a mule, but not harder than I driv’ myself.” (The Mary Hayes Story)
Saturday, Feb 11, 2023 11 AM to 12 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Black History month is a time set aside to recognize the achievements of African American people both past and present. As part of this month’s recognition we offer this program spotlighting one of our community’s most influential leaders, Mary Hayes. $3 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.

Sunday, February 12, 2023

Swamp Hike
Sunday, Feb 12, 2023 11 AM to 12 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Meet at the West/East River Swamp trailhead by picnic shelters #5 and #6 for a trek through the Seventeen Mile River Swamp. Learn about the ecology and human history of the area from your knowledgeable guide. Great opportunity for viewing wildlife! $3 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.

Saturday, February 18, 2023

Survival Shelter Building
Saturday, Feb 18, 2023 12 PM to 1 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Join our naturalist Walter to learn how to build a shelter in a pinch! In this activity people will cooperate in building a successful shelter utilizing natural materials all the while having fun. This activity is appropriate for all ages! Admission is $3 per attendee and may be purchased at the main office. $3 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.

Sunday, February 19, 2023

Meet the Farm Animals Tour
Sunday, Feb 19, 2023 10 AM to 11 AM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Join knowledgeable staff for a walk around the farm yard as they introduce you to all our animals! Learn about heritage breeds and even give some of the animals a snack. Start time is 10AM, meet up at the chicken coop down on the farm. Free admission $5 parking. 912-384-7082.

Saturday, February 25, 2023

19th Century Meal Cooking Demonstration
Saturday, Feb 25, 2023 10 AM to 12 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Watch our naturalist in the “kitchen” and learn the origins of certain foods that were prepared in the 19th century by African Americans. The Demonstration will be held behind the Meeks Cabin, 10:00 AM- 12:00 PM, free to the public! $5 parking. 912-384-7082.

Sunday, February 26, 2023

Heritage Farm Tour
Sunday, Feb 26, 2023 11 AM to 12 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Tag along with our naturalist for a guided tour of our 19th century Heritage Farm. Explore the out buildings, learn the reasons for their construction. The first tour will begin at 11-12PM and the second one will begin 2-3PM Admission may be purchased at the main office beforehand. $3 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.