Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites
Mistletoe State Park
  Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Reptiles & Geocaching - Home School Adventure
Wednesday, Sep 24, 2014 9 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
What are reptiles? What a their characteristics? What does cold blooded mean? Which snakes in Georgia are venomous? These questions will be answered in this fun and educational adventure. Children will learn about reptiles, see and touch a real snake then go on a reptile geocaching scavenger hunt. $10 per child Registration required by Sept. 23 Please call the park office to register 706-541-0321.
Pre-K Adventure - Reptiles
Wednesday, Sep 24, 2014 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Children up to age 5 will learn about reptiles. They will have the opportunity to see and touch a turtles shells, snake skin and even a live snake. They will also create a reptile craft to carry home. $5. 706-541-0321.
  Saturday, September 27, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Kids Fishing Rodeo - Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 27, 2014 9 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Kids, we’re stocking a special area with fish just so you can catch dinner for the family tonight. Friends of Mistletoe State Park will be on hand with a quick lunch for anglers and prizes. Kids ages 15 and under. Fish from the bank only; bring your own pole and tackle; no fishing license required. Free ParkPass Day sponsored by Friends of Georgia State Parks. 706-541-0321.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia State Parks Day - Volunteer Trails Day
Saturday, Sep 27, 2014 10 AM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Get out, get fit, and make a difference! Volunteers are needed to join the park staff in cleaning the trails at Mistletoe. We’ll pick up trash, trim the paths as needed, and removed fallen trees where we are able. This is a great service project for organizations, and a bonding time for parents and their teenagers. Please bring your own tools. 706-541-0321.
Campground Chili Cookoff
Saturday, Sep 27, 2014 4 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Come and enjoy some family friendly competition. Campers will compete for prizes on best tasting chili. All chili must be cooked in the campground. Tasters can pay $5 to taste and judge. Winners will receive a cooking theme prize pack. 706-541-0321.
  Friday, October 10, 2014
No Strings Band
Friday, Oct 10, 2014 7 PM to 8 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Enjoy music provided by the No Strings Band in the campground. Free with ParkPass. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
  Saturday, October 11, 2014
Family Fall Fest
Saturday, Oct 11, 2014 3 PM to 9 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Welcome fall with our 16th annual Fall Festival featuring a pumpkin scavenger hunt, face painting, children's games, marshmallow roasting, hayrides, cake walk, a reptile program, nocturnal animals program, and more. $10 per vehicle plus some fees. 706-541-0321.
  Saturday, October 25, 2014
Pumpkin Carving
Saturday, Oct 25, 2014 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Bring your creativity to life during our pumpkin carving program. Join park staff in carving pumpkins and decorating the campground shelter for storytelling. Park staff will provide the pumpkins and the carving kits. Once the evening is over you will have a carving kit and the pumpkin you carved to take home for Halloween. $7 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
  Saturday, November 15, 2014
Decorating With Nature
Saturday, Nov 15, 2014 2 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Learn fun and easy ways to set a beautiful table and decorate the house for Thanksgiving--with items you find in your yard, along the road, or in the grocery store. Bring a small basket, jar, vase, or any unique item you’d like to use in your decoration. $2 per person supply fee. $2 per person supply fee. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
  Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Pioneer and Indian Lifestyles
Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014 9:30 AM to 2 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
This program is for children 7-12 years old. Children will dip candles, make butter, make pioneer stew and create a pioneer toy. They will learn why wildlife and plants played an important role in Pioneer and Indian living. Pre-registration required by November 22. $20. 706-541-0321.
  Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Home School Adventure - Mistletoe Christmas
Wednesday, Dec 3, 2014 9 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
This home school adventure is nature themed around Christmas. We will bring out the creative side of children making crafts for gifts or Christmas decorations out of mother natures bounty. Children will learn how wildlife prepare for winter and create bird feeders to carry home. $10 per child Pre-registration required Please call the park office to register. 706-541-0321.
Christmas & Birds - Pre-K Adventure
Wednesday, Dec 3, 2014 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
This adventure offers children ages 3- 5 the opportunity to learn about winter birds. Then they create a Christmas gift for the birds to carry home. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

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