Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites
Mistletoe State Park
  Friday, January 30, 2015
First Month Hikes
Friday, Jan 30, 2015 10 AM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
New Year's resolution- Get out, get fit, exercise more and lose weight. How many people make this type of New Year's resolution every year? Mistletoe staff can help! Park staff will be offering hikes every Thursday in January. Come join us to begin your quest for your New Year's resolution. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
  Saturday, February 14, 2015
Love Birds
Saturday, Feb 14, 2015 1 PM to 2 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Guests will create a bird feeder from recycled materials. Afterwards, go on a bird hike or borrow some binoculars for a day of bird watching. The craft will take place in the Nature Center by the park office. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
  Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Home School Adventure- Birds of Prey
Wednesday, Feb 18, 2015 9:30 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Children ages 7-12 will get a closer look at the raptors that make Georgia home. Focus will be on the importance of raptors in the web of life. Children will learn about birds of prey adaptations and how they help them survive. They will dissect owl pellets and create a food chain craft to carry home. $10 per child Pr-registration required. 706-541-0321.
Pre-K Adventure- Owls
Wednesday, Feb 18, 2015 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Children 3-6 years old will get an up close look at owls. They will touch their feathers, beak and feet. Then they will create an owl craft to carry home. $5 per child pr-registration required. 706-541-0321.
  Saturday, March 7, 2015
Spring Wreath Workshop
Saturday, Mar 7, 2015 10 AM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Join a local florist as she shows you tricks of her trade to turn vines, flowers and twigs into beautiful spring wreaths. After learning her tricks, you will create your very own wreath to carry home. All supplies will be provided. $15 program fee Please call the park to register. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
  Friday, March 27, 2015
Home School Adventure- Natural Dyes
Friday, Mar 27, 2015 9:30 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Children will learn what types of plants they can use to make natural dyes, how these dyes were used in the past and how we can use these dyes today. Once they discover what plants make what colors, they will create a craft from to carry home. $10 per child Pre-registration required. 706-541-0321.
  Saturday, March 28, 2015
Get Outdoors Georgia Baskets, Bunnies and “Egg-o-Caching”
Saturday, Mar 28, 2015 10 AM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Happy Easter! Ages 3 - 10 can create their own Easter baskets and go on a kid-friendly egg scavenger hunt through the woods. Afterward, visit with rabbits from the 4-H Bunny Club. At 1 p.m., families can join our Easter geocaching adventure to hunt for prized eggs throughout the park. Some GPS units available for rent. $2 basket program; $2/family geocaching with your own GPS; $5/family geocaching with GPS rental. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Tons of Fun 
  Tuesday, April 7, 2015
T-Shirt Scarfs
Tuesday, Apr 7, 2015 10 AM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Ever wonder what to do with those old T-shirts you no longer wear? How about recycling those T-shirts into scarfs. Learn how to turn old t-shirts into unique scarfs. Join us at the campground shelter for coffee, cookies and crafting as we create these one of a kind scarfs. Each participant will create their own scarf to take home. $12 per person Please call the office to register $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

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