Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites
Mistletoe State Park
Saturday, May 2, 2015
Cavestone Pottery Making
Saturday, May 2, 2015 10 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
These pots look like they were made right from the wall of a cave, but they're really a mixture of cement, parlite and moss. The pottery takes three days to dry, so bring a tray to take creations home. We will have items on hand to decorate your pot or you may bring items yourself to make your pot unique. Register by May 1. $5 per pot Ages 10 and up $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Home School Adventure - Spring is Blooming
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 9:30 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Come hike the Cliatt Creek with us. This hike will focus on spring. We will get a close look at wildflowers and trees springing to life along the trail. This time of year mother nature's beauty is popping up all along the trail. We may even get to see the silky camilla in bloom. Age 6-12 $10. 706-541-0321.
Saturday, May 16, 2015
Come Fly A Kite
Saturday, May 16, 2015 10 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Join us in the picnic area to celebrate Miltary Day by flying a kite. Don't have a kite? We will have kites available for $3. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Friday, May 22, 2015
Get Outdoors Georgia Hayrides
Friday, May 22, 2015 8 PM to 9:30 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Come enjoy hayrides and a marshmallow roast. Hayrides will depart from the campground assembly shelter at 8, 8:30 and 9:00. Rides are $2 per person or $5 for a family of four. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Saturday, May 23, 2015
Patriotic Birdhouse
Saturday, May 23, 2015 10 AM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Show your red, white and blue pride. We are turning gourds into patriotic birdhouses. Gourds will be provided and you get to paint the gourd into a decorative holiday craft. When you complete your gourd you get to carry it home. You can enjoy watching birds while sharing your American pride. $7 per gourds $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Sunday, May 24, 2015
Nature Center Visit & Discover Wildlife Activity
Sunday, May 24, 2015 10 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
The nature center will be open for the public to come visit. Enjoy nature displays, mounted animals and guess boxes. There will even be an activity for visitors to get a close look at skulls, teeth and fur of wildlife that make their home at Mistletoe. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Get Outdoors Georgia Guided Canoe Trip
Saturday, May 30, 2015 9 AM to 11 AM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Meet the ranger for a guided canoe paddle along the shores. Bring water and sunscreen. Pre-registration is required, space is limited, call the park office. $30 per canoe $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
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Saturday, June 6, 2015
Dog Hike
Saturday, Jun 6, 2015 9 AM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Bring your dog and join us in a Cliatt Creek Trail hike. What better way to participate in National Trails week than to share it with your pet? All dogs must be on a leash. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Get Outdoors Georgia Introduction to Fly Casting
Saturday, Jun 13, 2015 8:30 AM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
You don’t have to wade in a mountain stream to enjoy fly casting. Come see what it’s all about, and you may be as hooked as the fish you catch! If you have your own fly rod, bring it; if not, come on anyway. We’ll have extras. Please call the park office to register. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Dissecting Owl Pellets
Saturday, Jun 13, 2015 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Ever wonder what an owl eats? Join us as we dissect owl pellets to discover what the owl ate for dinner. donations accepted $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Monday, June 15, 2015
Mason Jar Candles
Monday, Jun 15, 2015 9 AM to 11 AM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
We are going to use some of mother natures bounty to turn mason jars into candles. All it takes is a little imagination and some natural items you can pick up on the park or bring with you. When completed you will have your very own unique nature candle to take home. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Get Outdoors Georgia Summer Family Fun
Saturday, Jun 20, 2015 2 PM to 5 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Challenge friends and family to volleyball, play ladder golf and corn-hole, or make some new friends playing some beach relay games. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Kelley Family Bluegrass Concert
Saturday, Jun 20, 2015 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Some siblings fight, but the five Kelley kids prefer to make music together. This award-winning family from Appling not only entertains, but teaches classical violin, bluegrass/gospel fiddle, mandolin, guitar, and piano. Donations are appreciated. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Friday, July 3, 2015
Get Outdoors Georgia Patriotic Scavenger Hunt
Friday, Jul 3, 2015 10 AM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Pick up your scavenger hunt at the Nature Center. Have fun searching for the answers to the clues along the trails. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

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