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Stephen C. Foster State Park
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Swamp Survival
Saturday, Feb 13, 2016 5:30 PM to 6 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Master how to make fire in a wilderness survival situation through time tested techniques in the Okefenokee Swamp. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Saturday, Feb 13, 2016 8 PM to 9 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
We will discuss topics that have to do with astronomy as well as observing the night sky through high powered telescopes. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. Come out and see stargazing at its best. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Friday, February 19, 2016
Friday Swamp Campfire
Friday, Feb 19, 2016 8 PM to 9 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
The perfect way to end your week is to sit down in the company of fast friends, eat a s'more or two, and hear a few stories around our campfires. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Birding at the Break of Dawn
Saturday, Feb 20, 2016 7 AM to 8:30 AM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Join us for sunrise birding over the Okefenokee Swamp. This will be a boat tour that lasts for an hour and a half. We will go out into Billy's lake and look for birds during prime birding time. Feel free to bring binoculars, cameras, or other birding equipment. A field guide will be accessible. $20.00 a person $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Wilderness Skills
Saturday, Feb 20, 2016 1 PM to 2 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Do you have the skills to survive? Do you know how to deal with the elements or start a primitive fire? Yes or No? Come out to Stephen C. Foster to get some hands on experience with back country skills. $1 plus $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Saturday Swamp Campfire
Saturday, Feb 20, 2016 8 PM to 9 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
The perfect way to end your week is to sit down in the company of fast friends, eat a s'more or two, and hear a few stories around our campfires. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Swamp Astronomy
Saturday, Feb 20, 2016 9 PM to 10 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Star light, star bright, come see the stars tonight. Join some of our rangers to find out more about the celestial bodies that are just above your heads. Not only will you see stars, but some of the major constellations will be discussed through the use of story telling elements. Come take a ride through the milky way with Stephen C. Foster. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Sunday, February 21, 2016
Otter Party
Sunday, Feb 21, 2016 9 AM to 10 AM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Join us as we explore the lives and activities of the otter. These furry aqua beasts are playful and powerful. We'll learn a little and play a lot as we try to crack open the information about otters. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Friday, February 26, 2016
Friday Swamp Campfire
Friday, Feb 26, 2016 8 PM to 9 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
The perfect way to end your week is to sit down in the company of fast friends, eat a s'more or two, and hear a few stories around our campfires. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Wilderness Skills
Saturday, Feb 27, 2016 1 PM to 2 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Do you have the skills to survive? Do you know how to deal with the elements or start a primitive fire? Yes or No? Come out to Stephen C. Foster to get some hands on experience with back country skills. $1 plus $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Swamp History
Saturday, Feb 27, 2016 3 PM to 4 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
What do you know about the past of the "Land of Trembling Earth"? Come to Stephen C. Foster to find out about the events that have occurred at Stephen C. Foster and the people who shaped this area. From fires and fugitives, to loggers and moonshiners you will discover more about the men and women who tried to tame the swamp and failed. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Sounds of the Swamp Night Hike
Saturday, Feb 27, 2016 6 PM to 7 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Join the naturalist for an hour-long hike along the Trembling Earth Nature Trail. We will watch the sunset and then look for nocturnal creatures and discuss their unique adaptations. Please wear closed toed shoes and bring a flashlight. $5 parking fee $5 parking. 912-637-5374.
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Saturday Swamp Campfire
Saturday, Feb 27, 2016 8 PM to 9 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
The perfect way to end your week is to sit down in the company of fast friends, eat a s'more or two, and hear a few stories around our campfires. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Sunday, February 28, 2016
Bearly There
Sunday, Feb 28, 2016 9 AM to 10 AM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
When you are at Stephen C. Foster, all you need are the Bear Necessities. One of those necessities is to hear about these big furry forest dwelling beasts. Come meet Baloo, who is a mounted bear at the park, as we learn about the life, habitats, and eating habits of bears. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Saturday, March 5, 2016
Sounds of the Swamp Night Hike
Saturday, Mar 5, 2016 6 PM to 7 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Join the naturalist for an hour-long hike along the Trembling Earth Nature Trail. We will watch the sunset and then look for nocturnal creatures and discuss their unique adaptations. Please wear closed toed shoes and bring a flashlight. $5 parking fee $5 parking. 912-637-5374.
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Saturday, March 12, 2016
Sounds of the Swamp Night Hike
Saturday, Mar 12, 2016 6 PM to 7 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Join the naturalist for an hour-long hike along the Trembling Earth Nature Trail. We will watch the sunset and then look for nocturnal creatures and discuss their unique adaptations. Please wear closed toed shoes and bring a flashlight. $5 parking fee $5 parking. 912-637-5374.
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Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Saturday, Mar 12, 2016 8 PM to 9 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
We will discuss topics that have to do with astronomy as well as observing the night sky through high powered telescopes. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. Come out and see stargazing at its best. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Saturday, March 19, 2016
Hike & Bike to Hidden Pond
Saturday, Mar 19, 2016 6 PM to 7 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
We will bike 2.5 miles to a trail that leads to a hidden pond. Only the Park Rangers have known the location of this secret area until now. Bring your own bike and join us for $10 or rent our bike for $20. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Hidden Gem 
Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Saturday, Mar 19, 2016 9 PM to 10 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
We will discuss topics that have to do with astronomy as well as observing the night sky through high powered telescopes. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. Come out and see stargazing at its best. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Saturday, March 26, 2016
Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Saturday, Mar 26, 2016 9 PM to 10 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
We will discuss topics that have to do with astronomy as well as observing the night sky through high powered telescopes. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. Come out and see stargazing at its best. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Saturday, April 2, 2016
Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Saturday, Apr 2, 2016 9 PM to 10 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
We will discuss topics that have to do with astronomy as well as observing the night sky through high powered telescopes. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. Come out and see stargazing at its best. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Saturday, April 9, 2016
Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Saturday, Apr 9, 2016 9 PM to 10 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
We will discuss topics that have to do with astronomy as well as observing the night sky through high powered telescopes. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. Come out and see stargazing at its best. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Saturday, April 16, 2016
Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Saturday, Apr 16, 2016 9 PM to 10 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
We will discuss topics that have to do with astronomy as well as observing the night sky through high powered telescopes. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. Come out and see stargazing at its best. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Saturday, April 23, 2016
Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Saturday, Apr 23, 2016 9 PM to 10 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
We will discuss topics that have to do with astronomy as well as observing the night sky through high powered telescopes. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. Come out and see stargazing at its best. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Saturday, April 30, 2016
Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Saturday, Apr 30, 2016 9 PM to 10 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
We will discuss topics that have to do with astronomy as well as observing the night sky through high powered telescopes. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. Come out and see stargazing at its best. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Saturday, June 4, 2016
National Trails Day Boardwalk Hike
Saturday, Jun 4, 2016 9 AM to 10 AM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Celebrate National Trails Day with a Ranger led hike on our Trembling Earth Boardwalk trail. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Monday, June 13, 2016
Get Outdoors Day Billy's Island Hike
Monday, Jun 13, 2016 10 AM to 12 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Get out, Get dirty, Get fit, on our Get Outdoors Day tour to Billy's Island in the Okefenokee Swamp. $20 plus $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Saturday, September 24, 2016
Save our Parks and Make Them Beautiful! - Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 24, 2016 8:30 AM to 10 AM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
We will have a park service project for You're State Parks Day. Then we will be discussing why State Parks are so important. Come be a part of improving our park! $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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