Upcoming Events

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


Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Wednesday, Jan 26, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.

Thursday, January 27, 2022

Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Thursday, Jan 27, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.
Graffiti Etching
Thursday, Jan 27, 2022 3 PM to 4:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Did you know that there's graffiti in the mill that dates back to the 1860s? Come explore the mill, learn the history and make an etching of the graffiti! $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Friday, January 28, 2022

FurBearers Bingo
Friday, Jan 28, 2022 6 PM to 7 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join us for a family-friendly game of furbearer bingo. Win prizes and learn fun facts about our furry friends in Georgia. Campfire lit, weather permitting. Preregistration required to ensure enough bingo sheets. Meet by boathouse. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Meet the Farm Animals
Friday, Jan 28, 2022 3 PM to 3:30 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Learn about all the animals that live on the Heritage Farm. Feed the horse, donkeys, sheep, and goats. Enjoy playtime in the pastures with the sheep and goats. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Campfire S’mores and Stories
Friday, Jan 28, 2022 7 PM to 7:40 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Roast marshmallows and swap stories with friends and family. Ask the ranger about the ghosts at the park, or simply enjoy the warmth of the fire. Please wear warm clothes and bring a flashlight. We will meet at picnic shelter 5. Limited to12 people. Pre-register at the park office or call in advance. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Build a Birdhouse
Friday, Jan 28, 2022 5 PM to 6 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Bring your own tools, bottled water, insect repellent, and sunblock; all other materials are supplied. Working outside on separate tables unless it rains. Limit: 8 people, minimum 4. Preregister at Visitor Center. $5 - $10 $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Sunset Hike
Friday, Jan 28, 2022 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Humans are considered a diurnal species, meaning we were meant to be out more in the daytime. Tools have helped us to navigate in the dark, but what if we didn’t have as many of those? Join us for this hike at dusk and test your senses other than sight. Meet at the Sandpiper Trail. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.

Saturday, January 29, 2022

Jr. Ranger - Fire Building and Safety
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Junior Rangers, come learn how to safely build, control, and extinguish a fire. For safety, the class is limited to 10 participants, with a minimum of 4 participants. Please register for the program before 1/19/2022. $2- $6. 770-387-3747.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Eye Spy Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Pinecone Animals
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Want a playmate for these cold winter days cooped up inside? Come create your very own pinecone companion with the assistance of the resident ranger! Meet by Boathouse. Cancelled in the event of rain. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Amazing Mammals
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Drop by and chat with the ranger. Investigate local mammal pelts and skulls. Test your mammal IQ and see what you know about our furred neighbors. Outside Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.
Soldier Saturday
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Morris Historic Site - Midway, GA
A park ranger dressed in a US Continental Soldier uniform will present a half hour long fort tour, complete with a musket firing demonstration, as well as optional old fashioned hands-on toys and games. $3- $4.50 912-884-5999.
Meet the Farm Animals
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 2:30 AM to 3 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Learn about all the animals that live on the Heritage Farm. Feed the horse, donkeys, sheep, and goats. Enjoy playtime in the pastures with the sheep and goats. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Relihan Reptiles Feeding
Saturdays 10 AM - 11 AM – Jan 29, 2022 
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Join us for a fun and educational presentation on the diets of reptiles and amphibians. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
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Meet the Farm Animals
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 11:30 AM to 12 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Learn about all the animals that live on the Heritage Farm. Feed the horse, donkeys, sheep, and goats. Enjoy playtime in the pastures with the sheep and goats. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Make Your Own Bat House
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 10 AM to 12 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join Habitat For Bats to learn about these nocturnal creatures and their habitats! During the workshop, discover how bats live, what they eat, and why they are essential to the environment by constructing a bat house of your very own! After the event, take your box home and see what kind of bats live in your backyard. $20 per bat house $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Make Your Own Bat House
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 1 PM to 3 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join Habitat For Bats to learn about these nocturnal creatures and their habitats! During the workshop, discover how bats live, what they eat, and why they are essential to the environment by constructing a bat house of your very own! After the event, take your box home and see what kind of bats live in your backyard. $20 per bat house $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tree ID Hike
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
High Falls State Park - Jackson, GA
Join our park naturalist on a 1 mile hike as we learn about some of the different trees that make up the forest here at high falls! Meet at the falls view trailhead. Free. $5 parking. 478-993-3053.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Going Batty
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Come learn some curious facts about bats, Georgia's one and only flying mammal, then build a bat house to take home. Limited to 10 people, minimum of 4. Register at the Visitor Center. $10 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Winter Wonderland
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Create your own winter wonderland with snow, penguins, snowmen, and trees. Limited to 10 people, minimum of 4; pre-register at the Visitors Center. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Stories and S'mores
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 7 PM to 8 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join us at the amphitheater beside the campground for s'mores and campfire stories about the history of the Park and the surrounding area. Pre-register and purchase s'mores kits at the Visitor Center. Roasting sticks will be provided. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Accessible Event Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Archery at the Park
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 1 PM to 3 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Learn to shoot a bow and arrow at Mistletoe State Park! This is a beginner friendly, one-hour course that will be guided by our naturalists. Adults and Children are welcome! Children must be over 7 years old to participate. Limit: 10 people per session, two sessions offered. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Basic Archery
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 1 PM to 2 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 and older. Class meets at the Alexander Lake Pavilion. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Accessible Event 
Basic Archery
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 1 PM to 2 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 and older. Class meets at the Alexander Lake Pavilion. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Basic Archery
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 and older. Class meets at the Alexander Lake Pavilion. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Leaf Pendant
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Nature offers us so much that we can treasure, and one artistic way to appreciate the fallen leaves is to craft them into jewelry. Necklaces can make for a great way to have something special and handmade. Using a bit of nature, come make a necklace with us! Please call the park office to sign up for this program. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Witch's Head Hike
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 11 AM to 1 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
A hike that goes off the beaten trail to see a rock that looks like a witch's head. This is a strenuous hike; no pets allowed. Children must be 8 or older to attend the hike. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Sunday, January 30, 2022

Making a Kanona
Sunday, Jan 30, 2022 2 PM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about grinding corn for food and watch a Park Ranger work on building a replica Kanona, the large mortar and pestle used to grind corn, by some Native Americans. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Colonial Medicine
Sunday, Jan 30, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
The doctor is in! Join us at the fort as we discuss colonial medicine & practices performed during the 18th century. $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.
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Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Sunday, Jan 30, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.
Winter Scavenger Hunt
Sunday, Jan 30, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
This guided hike will include a fun scavenger hunt to find things during the winter months. The hike will be 1-2 miles so wear comfortable clothes, shoes, and bring some water. Space is limited. Please call the Visitor Center to preregister! $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Campfire and Smores
Sunday, Jan 30, 2022 6 PM to 7 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Enjoy a fire and some smores! Join us by the fire ring to warm up while roasting marshmallows and getting to see the park at night. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
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Winter Wonder Hike at HLC
Sunday, Jan 30, 2022 10 AM to 2 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join a Ranger on this 5 mile hike on a moderate to strenuous dirt trail. Enjoy the scenery of rolling hills and gentle cascading streams. Bring a camera to record your journey, water, and a light lunch or snacks. Recommended for active participants over 10 years old. Pre-registration and social distancing required. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Backyard Birding
Sunday, Jan 30, 2022 1 PM to 2 PM
High Falls State Park - Jackson, GA
Join the park naturalist to learn how to attract birds to your backyard. We will make a fun craft to take home and feed your birdie friends! *Craft will use peanut butter* Meet at the falls view trailhead. $5 parking. 478-993-3053.
Rainstick Craft
Sunday, Jan 30, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
You don’t have to have a gloomy day to hear the rain. With a bit of creativity, you can hear the pitter-patter all the time. Saves you from getting wet, too! Please call the park office to sign up for this program. Meet at Picnic Shelter 1. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
Pinecone Bird Feeder Making
Sunday, Jan 30, 2022 10 AM to 12 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
A great craft for the whole family, come make a pinecone bird feeder and pick up a birding bingo card! $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Wednesday, February 2, 2022

Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Wednesday, Feb 2, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.
Groundhog Day Viewing Party
Wednesday, Feb 2, 2022 10 AM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Join us for a viewing party to see if we'll get six more weeks of winter or if spring will come early! Learn about the ecological role of groundhogs and the effect they have on American culture. $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Thursday, February 3, 2022

Homeschool In The Park
Thursday, Feb 3, 2022 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Geared towards families who homeschool. Enjoy some fun nature-themed arts and crafts while using fun and new art media. Make you very own oil pasted tree cookie pendant and an awesome winter winter scene using a special salt technique! Short hike included. Must pre-register & pre-pay. Space is limited. $8 per student $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Thursday, Feb 3, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.
Astronomy at the Park
Thursday, Feb 3, 2022 7 PM to 9 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join us as we make a planisphere/star wheel to observe planets, constellations, and stars. Ages 8 and up; children must be accompanied by an adult. Limit: 10 people. Preregister at Visitor Center. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Homeschool Days
Thursday, Feb 3, 2022 9 AM to 11 AM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join our Interpretive Ranger for our monthly homeschool program on the first Thursday and second Wednesday of each month at 9am and 1pm. Designed for children ages 6-12 to introduce them to a variety of nature-themed topics. Cost is $8/child. Call 770-389-7801 to register as advanced registration is required. Limited to 12 students. $8 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Homeschool Days
Thursday, Feb 3, 2022 1 PM to 3 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join our Interpretive Ranger for our monthly homeschool program on the first Thursday and second Wednesday of each month at 9am and 1pm. Designed for children ages 6-12 to introduce them to a variety of nature-themed topics. Cost is $8/child. Call 770-389-7801 to register as advanced registration is required. Limited to 12 students. $8 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.

Friday, February 4, 2022

Fire Up the Forge
Friday, Feb 4, 2022 10 AM to 1 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
The Blacksmith is in. Join us as we operate a colonial blacksmith forge and discuss the tools and techniques used to help build and maintain the metal work of the fort. This program is included with fort admission. 912-437-4770.
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Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Friday, Feb 4, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.
Friday at the Forge
Friday, Feb 4, 2022 10 AM to 2 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
It's Friday! That means the fort's blacksmith is in from 10 am to 3 pm. Stop by the forge to learn about the tools and techniques used at the blacksmith shop. This program is included with fort admission. 912-727-2339.
Night Hike
Friday, Feb 4, 2022 7 PM to 8 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join our Naturalist on a dark night hike to discover and explore mysteries along the trail. Bring insect repellent, flashlight (UV if possible), bottled water, and wear closed-toe shoes. Limit: 15 people, minimum of 4. Pre-register and meet at the Visitor Center. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Colonial Faire and Muster School Day
Friday, Feb 4, 2022 9:30 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Come and learn about early Georgia and Colonial Savannah at our annual Colonial Faire and Muster School Day. Experience the 18th century military encampment, military demonstrations, shopping in Sutler’s row, craft demonstrations, music, dancing, and more. $2 - $10. 912-353-3023.

Saturday, February 5, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.
Eye Spy Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Tree Cookie Craft
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Celebrate Arbor Day month with your very own painted tree pendant or ornament! Event held by Boathouse near campground. Event will be cancelled if rain. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Make A Walking Stick with A Scout
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Celebrate National Scouting Day and make a bamboo walking stick with paracord grip. Pre-registration required. Meet at Group Shelter below the dam. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
National Scout Day Hike
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 12:30 PM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join a Ranger on a 4 mile, moderate hike to Cascade Falls and Wolf Den. Learn a bit about nature and park history. Dress for the weather. Bring water, a snack, and potentially your brand new bamboo walking stick. Geared towards ages 8 and up. Meet at TV Tower parking lot (Roadside Park) off Alt-27. Dress for the weather. Bring water and a snack. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Soldier Saturday
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 10 AM to 1 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
A living historian portraying a 18th century soldier will entertain topics of conversation about fort history. There will be musket firings throughout the day and guided tours at 2pm and 3pm. This program is included with fort admission. $5 parking. 912-437-4770.
Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.
Rides On The River
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 10 AM to 2 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Enjoy a day filled with cool rides, local history, and musket firings. Classic car owners are invited to show off their amazing autos and meet fellow automobile enthusiasts. Register in advance by calling the park office. Brought to you in cooperation with Richmond Hill Cars & Coffee. $10. 912-727-2339.
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Relihan Reptiles Feeding
Saturdays 10 AM - 11 AM – Feb 5, 2022 until Feb 26, 2022 
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Join us for a fun and educational presentation on the diets of reptiles and amphibians. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
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Meet the Farm Animals
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Learn about all the animals that live on the Heritage Farm. Feed the horse, donkeys, sheep, and goats. Enjoy playtime in the pastures with the sheep and goats. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Beginner Archery Class
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Want to shoot an arrow in archery, but don’t know how? Here’s your chance to learn some archery skills. Soon you’ll be hitting the bullseye (or the pumpkin). Program geared to participants 10 years and above. Call the park office to register. Space limited to 10 participants. Social distancing required. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Survival Skills: Orienteering, Fire-Making, Shelter-Building
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 2 PM to 4:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Would you like to know how to travel through the woods without a GPS? Join a Ranger and learn the skills you need to survive out in the wild! Activities include map & compass orienteering, fire-making, and shelter-building. Ages 8 and above. Wear closed-toe shoes, bring water, and bug repellent. Pre-registration and social distancing required. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
3rd Annual Food Truck Event by Friends of Laura Walker
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
FOOD TRUCKS AND VENDORS! FOOD TRUCKS AND VENDORS! We are holding our 3rd annual Food Truck and Vendors Bazaar on Saturday, February 5 from 1030 thru-230 (or later). We anticipate hundreds of shoppers coming out to eat and browse. Please email 2retiredroamers@gmail.com for your application. For questions, call 912-670-1603. $5 parking. 912-670-1603.
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Camp Lawton Guided Tour
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Come take a guided tour through the historical Camp Lawton Civil War prison site and learn about the fascinating events that transpired here. Afterwards, participants are invited to explore the Camp Lawton Museum free of charge. Pre-registration is required, space is limited, and social distancing is mandatory. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Basic Archery
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 and older. Class meets at the Alexander Lake Pavilion. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Accessible Event 
Basic Archery
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 1 PM to 2 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 and older. Class meets at the Alexander Lake Pavilion. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Basic Archery
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 and older. Class meets at the Alexander Lake Pavilion. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Skulls & Skins
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 10 AM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Lets take a look at the local ecology and learn about how critters deal with cold weather! Special attention will be paid to hibernation, brumation and torpor. $3 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Mammals of Georgia
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 1 PM to 2 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Learn about the different mammals that live in Georgia. $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Colonial Faire & Muster
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 9 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Experience life in Colonial Georgia during the 18th century with a military encampment, sutlers' row, craft demonstrations, military demonstrations, and period music and dance. Food concessions will be available. Free admission. 912-353-3023.

Sunday, February 6, 2022

Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 9 AM to 5 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to the A.H. Stephens State Historic Site and enjoy a free tour of the site. On the tour you will learn about some of the weapons used during the American Civil War, the life and times of Alexander H. Stephens and his legacy that led to the creation of our state park. $0. 706-456-2602.
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Georgia History Festival's Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 1 PM to 4 PM
Chief Vann House Historic Site - Chatsworth, GA
From 1-5pm, we're waiving admission fees. Bring your family to the Vann House and tour the historic Cherokee plantation home, Vann Kitchen/Workhouse exhibit, 1800s Cherokee Farmstead exhibit, Chamber's Museum Gallery, and watch our museum and 15-minute site film. Arrive by 4pm to best experience the site. 706-695-2598.
Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 10 AM to 4 PM
Dahlonega Gold Museum Historic Site - Dahlonega, GA
Join us at the museum for the Georgia Historical Society's Super Museum Sunday! At 11 a.m. there will be a geology presentation called Georgia Rockstars, a Crime and Punishment urban hike will be offered at 2 p.m., and at 3 p.m. the 1985 film Gold Fever will play in the theatre upstairs. 706-864-2257.
Etowah Presents - Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 9 AM to 5 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
For this one day only, admission to Etowah Indian Mounds is free. Join the curator on a guided hike to the mounds, offered at: 9:30am, 11:00am, 2:00pm, and 3:30pm. Hikes may be canceled if their is severe wind, rain, or snow. Please dress for the weather; it will likely be cold. 770-387-3747.
Sunday Morning Hike
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join our park naturalist on a short, scenic hike to learn about different topics Including flora and fauna. Guests should meet at the Visitors Center. $4 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Super Museum Sunday at Sunbury
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort Morris Historic Site - Midway, GA
Enjoy playing and interacting with a colonial woman, as she demonstrates some of the toys and games that were familiar to students of the old Sunbury Academy. 912-884-5999.
Georgia History Festival's Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 10 AM to 4 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Georgia History Festival's Super Museum Sunday Hardman Farm Historic Site is participating in Super Museum Sunday, hosted by the Georgia Historical Society. Admission on this day is FREE! Hardman Farm boasts 173 acres and over 19 outbuildings to explore. It is also home to the second most recognized feature in the State of Georgia, the Nacoochee Indian Mound. 706-878-1077.
Hofwyl-Broadfield Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 10 AM to 4 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Join us at Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation for free admission as part of the Georgia Historical Society's Super Museum Sunday. Ranger guided tours of the plantation house will begin every hour, from 10 AM until 4 PM. 912-264-7333.
Historic Farm Tour - Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 9 AM to 5 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Jarrell Plantation will offer free admission Sunday, Feb. 6, 2022 for Georgia History Festival’s Super Museum Sunday. Come out and experience one of the largest collections of agricultural artifacts in Georgia, preview our spring exhibit update, and take a ranger guided tour of both plantation houses. Guided tours start at 12pm. #GHF2022 478-986-5172.
Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 8 AM to 4:30 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Take a walk back through history as you explore our museum. The unique museum holds many artifacts, provides a twelve minute film and an up close view of the burial mound. Free admission $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 12 PM to 4 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
In honor of Super Museum Sunday visitation to our History Center will be FREE on Sunday, Decmber 6th from 12 PM-4 PM. This is a great oppritunity for Civil War Buff's to learn more about one of the most recent discoveries of the Civil War! $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Super Museum Sunday 2022
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 12 PM to 4 PM
New Echota Historic Site - Calhoun, GA
Joining over 100 museums, art galleries and educational centers around Georgia, New Echota welcomes visitors for a free admission afternoon of tours and hikes. Tour the historic grounds, buildings and nature trails and learn about the Cherokee and the Trail of Tears. Historic grounds, buildings and trails open from 9:00-5:00. 706-624-1321.
Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 10 AM to 4 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Join us for this special, statewide promotion of museums throughout the Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites System. Our partner, Georgia Historical Society will cover all entrance fees for every visitor. The museum will feature guest speakers on various thematic topics, special exhibits, and guided tours. 770-443-7850.
Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 9 AM to 5 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Super Museum Sunday To spotlight Georgia’s fascinating past, State Historic Sites are offering free admission on Sunday, February 6. The event is part of Georgia History Festival’s statewide celebration of “Super Museum Sunday.” Visitors can participate in our site specific scavenger hunts. The hunts are fun for both children and adults. 706-655-5870.
Colonial Faire & Muster
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 9 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Experience life in Colonial Georgia during the 18th century with a military encampment, sutlers' row, craft demonstrations, military demonstrations, and period music and dance. Food concessions will be available. Free admission. 912-353-3023.
Super Museum Sunday at Wormsloe State Historic Site
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 9 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Come to visit where Super Museum Sunday started. We will be hosting our Colonial Faire and Muster in partnership with the Georgia Historical Society. Free both Saturday and Sunday with Colonial reenactment, market, and black powder demonstrations. We hope to see you at the Faire. Free Admission. 912-353-3023.

Wednesday, February 9, 2022

Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Wednesday, Feb 9, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.
Homeschool Days
Wednesday, Feb 9, 2022 9 AM to 11 AM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join our Interpretive Ranger for our monthly homeschool program on the first Thursday and second Wednesday of each month at 9am and 1pm. Designed for children ages 6-12 to introduce them to a variety of nature-themed topics. Cost is $8/child. Call 770-389-7801 to register as advanced registration is required. Limited to 12 students. $8 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Homeschool Days
Wednesday, Feb 9, 2022 1 PM to 3 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join our Interpretive Ranger for our monthly homeschool program on the first Thursday and second Wednesday of each month at 9am and 1pm. Designed for children ages 6-12 to introduce them to a variety of nature-themed topics. Cost is $8/child. Call 770-389-7801 to register as advanced registration is required. Limited to 12 students. $8 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.

Thursday, February 10, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Thursday, Feb 10, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.
Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Thursday, Feb 10, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.

Friday, February 11, 2022

Campfire S’mores and Stories
Friday, Feb 11, 2022 7 PM to 7:40 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Roast marshmallows and swap stories with friends and family. Ask the ranger about the ghosts at the park, or simply enjoy the warmth of the fire. Please wear warm clothes and bring a flashlight. We will meet at picnic shelter 5. Limited to12 people. Pre-register at the park office or call in advance. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Date Night on the Lake
Friday, Feb 11, 2022 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Take your valentine on a special date this year! We are offering couples a chance to ride pedal boats, shoot archery, learn primitive fire building and to finish the evening roasting marshmallows! The cost is only $15 per person, $30 per couple. To register call the park office at (478) 982-1660. $15 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Wonderful Weaving
Friday, Feb 11, 2022 1 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Ever wonder how fabrics were made? Come learn about the New Manchester Mill, and try your hand at weaving! $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Saturday, February 12, 2022

Jr. Ranger - Big Trees
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 to Sunday, Feb 13, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Junior Rangers, dress for the weather and be ready to show off your math skills. Come learn how to measure and estimate a tree's size, to see how it sizes up to Champion Trees around the state. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Eye Spy Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Tree Cookie Craft
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Celebrate Arbor Day month with your very own painted tree pendant or ornament! Event held by Boathouse near campground. Event will be cancelled if rain. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Broken Heart Archery
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 11 AM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Flying solo on Valentines Day? Join us for a special archery target shooting where you can shoot hearts and get candy. For ages 10 to adult. We provide basic instruction and equipment. Beginners welcome. Limited attendance of 12 per time slot. Pay and pre-register at Park Office. Park at Fishing Dock. Walk down to range. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Amazing Trees
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Drop by and chat with the ranger. Investigate different part of trees. Test your tree IQ. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Valentine's Dinner and Dance
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 6 PM to 8 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Bring your sweetheart to our one-of-a-kind Valentine's date not to be forgotten! Enjoy a candlelit meal in a beautiful, historic setting with period music and dancing. Take part in a fireside chat with our historical interpreters. Space is limited. registration opens January 8th. Price is per person. $75. 912-727-2339.
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Dirty Spokes Thrill in the Hills 50K, 21K, 5 Mi Trail Run
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 7 AM to 4 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
This half marathon and marathon will be an off-road course following the park's scenic mountain bike trails. To register, please go to www.dirtyspokes.com. $5 parking. 404-310-3628.
Relihan Reptiles Feeding
Saturdays 10 AM - 11 AM – Feb 12, 2022 until Feb 26, 2022 
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Join us for a fun and educational presentation on the diets of reptiles and amphibians. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
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Meet the Farm Animals
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Learn about all the animals that live on the Heritage Farm. Feed the horse, donkeys, sheep, and goats. Enjoy playtime in the pastures with the sheep and goats. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Volunteer Workday at HLC
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 9 AM to 12 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
The second Saturday of every month, meet Friends of Hard Labor Creek State Park and enjoy the work and company in the outdoors. Please click on the title to see a list of the monthly activities. If you can join us please email: friendsofhardlaborcreek@gmail.com. Help us make a positive difference. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Valentine's Archery Class and Campfire
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 3 PM to 4:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Take aim and learn to shoot arrows like Cupid. After the archery, we'll enjoy s'mores at a campfire. Couples, singles and families welcome. Equipment provided, no experience necessary. Archery class aimed at participants ages 10 and above. Call the park office to register in advance. Limited to 10 participants. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Cupid Archery Practice
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 9 AM to 12 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Come get a little "cupid practice": three opportunities for 45 minutes of recreational archery at 9am, 10am, and 11am. Limited to three people at each time slot, ages 8 and up. Register at Visitor Center by noon, February 11. $10 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Create Your Own Valentine
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 3 PM to 6 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Free your creative spirit. It's the thought that counts and your personal touch enriches the thought. Three opportunities: 3pm, 4pm, and 5pm. Limited to 10 people for each time period. Register at the Visitor Center by noon, February 12. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Friends of Panola Mountain Extended Hike
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 9 AM to 2 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Take a guided hike with a trained "Friends of Panola" volunteer, through the restricted Conservation Area and up to the summit of Panola Mountain. This is a 5-mile, semi-off trail, strenuous hike that offers a variety of beautiful views and unique perspectives on the park. Must call to register in advance, space is limited to 20 hikers. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Basic Archery
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 1 PM to 2 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 and older. Class meets at the Alexander Lake Pavilion. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Basic Archery
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 and older. Class meets at the Alexander Lake Pavilion. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Hike to the Covered Bay Bridge
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Join the Friends of SMG and the Naturalist on a hike to the Covered Bay Bridge. This hike is on paved road and is a total of 2.4 miles. Your guides will share the history of SMG and will also point out a variety of plants as well some endangered and protected trees. $5 parking. 706-878-4707.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Graffiti Etching
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Did you know that there's graffiti in the mill that dates back to the 1860s? Come explore the mill, learn the history and make an etching of the graffiti! $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Graffiti Etching
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 1 PM to 2 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Did you know that there's graffiti in the mill that dates back to the 1860s? Come explore the mill, learn the history and make an etching of the graffiti! $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Graffiti Etching
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 3 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Did you know that there's graffiti in the mill that dates back to the 1860s? Come explore the mill, learn the history and make an etching of the graffiti! $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Needles Eye hike
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 11 AM to 1 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
come explore parts of the old trail system including going through the needles eye. You will need to put on a climbing harness and attach to rope to access part of this hike. no pets, and children must be 12 or older. $10 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Sunday, February 13, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Sunday, Feb 13, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.
Colonial Medicine
Sunday, Feb 13, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
The doctor is in! Join us at the fort as we discuss colonial medicine & practices performed during the 18th century. $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.
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Valentine's Archery Class and Campfire
Sunday, Feb 13, 2022 3 PM to 4:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Take aim and learn to shoot arrows like Cupid. After the archery, we'll enjoy s'mores at a campfire. Couples, singles and families welcome. Equipment provided, no experience necessary. Archery class aimed at participants ages 10 and above. Call the park office to register in advance. Limited to 10 participants. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Basic Archery
Sunday, Feb 13, 2022 1 PM to 2 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 and older. Class meets at the Alexander Lake Pavilion. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Basic Archery
Sunday, Feb 13, 2022 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Have you ever wanted to release your inner archer? Maybe you're just looking for a place to hone your skills. All equipment is provided, no experience necessary. Ages 8 and older. Class meets at the Alexander Lake Pavilion. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Volunteer Day
Sunday, Feb 13, 2022 10 AM to 12 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
This volunteer work day will be focus on trash clean ups near our water ways. Volunteers will be provided with plastic gloves, trash bags and grabbers. Check in at the visitor center. $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Monday, February 14, 2022

Vinegar Valentine Making
Monday, Feb 14, 2022 9 AM to 11 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Starting in the 1840s vinegar valentines are a type of card usually decorated with a rude poem, and was meant to be insulting. On this day we'll be making our own (in good spirits of course), and talking about their historic relevance. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Sweetheart Hike
Monday, Feb 14, 2022 1 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Enjoy a guided hike through the park. This hike will be of moderate difficulty. During this hike we'll be pointing out plants that served as romantic symbols in various periods of history. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Romantic Sunset Hike
Monday, Feb 14, 2022 5:30 PM to 6:45 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike up to inspiration point to watch the sunset on the gorge. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Friday, February 18, 2022

Arbor Day Celebration - Adventure Walk
Friday, Feb 18, 2022 4 PM to 5:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join us for a 1-mile evening woodland ramble to learn fascinating facts about trees and everything else along the trail. Bring a flashlight just in case. Ages 5 - adult. Meet at pavilion below Lake Deleanor Dam. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Fire Up the Forge
Friday, Feb 18, 2022 10 AM to 1 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
The Blacksmith is in. Join us as we operate a colonial blacksmith forge and discuss the tools and techniques used to help build and maintain the metal work of the fort. This program is included with fort admission. 912-437-4770.
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Afternoon Tours of Georgia's First Fort
Friday, Feb 18, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow in the footsteps of a Redcoat Soldier. From discovery to defense, muskets and mutiny! Learn about the history of Georgia's first fort. Tours at 2pm & 3pm. $6.50-$9.50 912-437-4770.
Friday at the Forge
Friday, Feb 18, 2022 10 AM to 2 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
It's Friday! That means the fort's blacksmith is in from 10 am to 3 pm. Stop by the forge to learn about the tools and techniques used at the blacksmith shop. This program is included with fort admission. 912-727-2339.
Night Fort Tour
Friday, Feb 18, 2022 7:30 PM to 9 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Experience the beauty and tranquility of Fort McAllister at night on this ranger-guided tour of the fort. We will recount history and tell stories of Georgia's last battle of the Civil War. Space is limited to 10 people. Pre-register and pay admission before 6:30 pm in person, or by calling the park office at 912-727-2339. 912-727-2339.
What's in the Water
Friday, Feb 18, 2022 3 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Ever wonder about our aquatic ecosystems? We'll be exploring what calls Sweetwater creek home! Learn about some of the smallest organisms in our eco system as we explore water samples under the microscope $3 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Full Moon Hike
Friday, Feb 18, 2022 6:45 PM to 8:15 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike to the suspension bridge and watch the moon rise above the gorge. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Saturday, February 19, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.
Georgia's Arbor Day Celebration - Tree Hike
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 2 PM to 5 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Join us for a 3.4 mile hike through the forest along our Overlook Loop Trail. Meet at parking lot across from Callaway Country Store. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Eye Spy Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Tree Cookie Craft
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Celebrate Arbor Day month with your very own painted tree pendant or ornament! Event held by Boathouse near campground. Event will be cancelled if rain. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Georgia's Arbor Day Celebration
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 10 AM to 5 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Free Tree Seedling Give-a-way! Test your tree IQ and take a seedling home. Park Office on Hwy 190. One free Oak seedling per family. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Amazing Trees
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Drop by and chat with the ranger. Investigate different part of trees. Test your tree IQ. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Georgia's Arbor Day Celebration - Amazing Trees
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Discover and learn about our trees in the Park. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Arbor Day tree Giveaway
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 10 AM to 2 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Fort McAllister is celebrating Georgia Arbor Day by having a native tree giveaway. We will also offer a tree planting demonstration to learn the proper way to plant your tree.Supplies are limited so come early, and stay for one of our ranger guided hikes. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Magnolia Hike
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
This is a very easy and slow-paced hike. Good for beginner hikers or families. We will talk about the the many tree species found along the trail. Wear sturdy shoes and bring some water. $3 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Soldier Saturday
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 12 PM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
A living historian portraying a Civil War soldier will entertain topics of conversation about fort history. There will be musket firings throughout the day. This program is included with fort admission. 912-727-2339.
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Georgia Arbor Day Tree Planting Demonstration
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 12 PM to 1 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
To celebrate Georgia Arbor Day Fort McAllister is hosting a tree planting demonstration and native tree giveaway. Learn the correct way to plant your new tree at our lecture and demonstration. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Magnolia Hike
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
This is a very easy and slow-paced hike. Good for beginner hikers or families. We will talk about the the many tree species found along the trail. Wear sturdy shoes and bring some water. $3 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Relihan Reptiles Feeding
Saturdays 10 AM - 11 AM – Feb 19, 2022 until Feb 26, 2022 
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Join us for a fun and educational presentation on the diets of reptiles and amphibians. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
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Meet the Farm Animals
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Learn about all the animals that live on the Heritage Farm. Feed the horse, donkeys, sheep, and goats. Enjoy playtime in the pastures with the sheep and goats. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Georgia Arbor Day with Smokey Bear
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 1 PM to 3 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join the park rangers and Georgia Forestry Commission as we celebrate Georgia Arbor Day by planting a tree at the park. Explore GFC equipment, learn about forestry management and prescribed burns. Our special guest Smokey Bear will also be onsite. $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Build a Birdhouse
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Bring your own tools, bottled water, insect repellent, and sunblock; all other materials are supplied. Working outside on separate tables unless it rains. Limit: 8 people, minimum 4. Preregister at Visitor Center. $5 - $10 $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Stories and S'mores
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 7 PM to 8 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join us at the amphitheater beside the campground for s'mores and campfire stories about the history of the Park and the surrounding area. Pre-register and purchase s'mores kits at the Visitor Center. Roasting sticks will be provided. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Camp Lawton Guided Tour
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Come take a guided tour through the historical Camp Lawton Civil War prison site and learn about the fascinating events that transpired here. Afterwards, participants are invited to explore the Camp Lawton Museum free of charge. Pre-registration is required, space is limited, and social distancing is mandatory. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Soldier's Life
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 10 AM to 2 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Federal Infantry Impression, 124th Ohio Volunteer Infantry, with drilling and weapon firing demonstrations. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.
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