Bat Blitz at FDR State Park

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Bat Blitz
Friday, May 15, 2015 at 7pm
FDR State Park
2970 Georgia 190, Pine Mountain Valley, GA 31823, USA
Admission $12, state parking fee $5

Get an up-close chance to learn about bats and help researchers collect scientific data about these fantastic flying mammals.bat

Sponsored by the Georgia Bat Working Group this workshop is part of a three night local study.

Meet at the Picnic Shelter next to the pool.

Must pre-register & pre-pay.

Music & Dancing On The Mountain At FDR State Park

Music & Dancing On The Mountain

Saturdays, April 11, June 20 & October 10, 2015
7-9 PM

FDR State Park
2970 Ga. Highway 190
Pine Mountain, GA 31822

Bring your family and friends for an outing on the mountain. Dance, sing-a-long, and enjoy classic vinyl and oldies with our popular local musicians. Bring a chair or cushion. Cement seating. Meet at the rock amphitheater next to the park office.

Admission: Resident overnight park guests $3 per person ages 4 & up; $5 all other guests 4 & up. Pay at the office.
Parking fee: $5
Event Phone: 706-663-4858

Bird Walk at FDR State Park

Bird Walk at FDR State Park

Join us for a stroll along the woodland edges to listen and look for feathered friends. Bring binoculars or share park loaners. We provide a check list. Meet at the Fishing Dock on Lake Delanor in the campground.

Saturdays, January 10th, 24th, 31st

9 – 10 am

Parking fee: $5

Event Phone: 706-663-4858

Location:
F.D. Roosevelt State Park
2970 Ga. Highway 190
Pine Mountain, GA 31822

Night Museum National Prisoner of War Museum – (Andersonville, Ga)

Night Museum National Prisoner of War Museum – (Andersonville, Ga)

When: Saturday, January 25, 2015

Time: 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. ET

Location:  Andersonville National Historic Site
496 Cemetery Road
Andersonville, GA 31711

Experience the National Prisoner of War Museum and the historic prison site after dark in our new Night Museum Program.

From 6:00 – 9:00 p.m., the National Prisoner of War Museum will be open for a rare night-time opportunity to view the museum exhibits and experience the prison site. The main entrance gate will re-open at 5:45 p.m. and the museum will open at 6:00 p.m.

At the National Prisoner of War Museum, the exhibits, museum and bookstore will be open. At 7:00 p.m. a special program will occur in the museum theater. From the courtyard at the rear of the museum, the path to the prison site will be illuminated by candle lanterns, allowing access to the reconstructed northeast corner of the prison site. Among the replica shelters will be living history volunteers, portraying the often-overlooked winter period of the prison in 1864-65.

During this night-time event the prison site tour road and the Andersonville National Cemetery will be closed.

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Walk with a Hawk at Oxbow Meadows

Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center presents

Walk with a Hawk.

December 13, 2014 @ 10am

Have you ever been on a hike and been accompanied by a bird? Enjoy a nature hike with Naturalist Steve Hoddy of EarthQuest and a hawk. Steve will guide guests on this adventure as the hawk flies along and who knows what the hawk might catch!

Cost: $5.00 each

Location: 3535 South Lumkpin Road Columbus, GA 31903