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Jarrell Plantation Historic Site
  Saturday, September 27, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Fall Farm & Garden Cleanup
Saturday, Sep 27, 2014 9:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Show your support for state parks and historic sites by joining volunteers caring for the vegetable, herb, and flower gardens and the historical farm buildings and furnishings at an authentic middle Georgia plantation. Work gloves are recommended. Extra herbs can be taken home to start a new garden. 478-986-5172.
  Saturday, October 4, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Antique Steam Engine Demonstration
Saturday, Oct 4, 2014 2 PM to 4 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Watch a Talbot stationary steam engine in action. This is one of the few working Talbots remaining. See if you can make the whistle blow. All the original equipment -- sawmill, shingle mill, cotton gin, and grist mill -- also on view and other original farm buildings and houses. $4-6.50 478-986-5172.
  Saturday, October 11, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia American Girl Doll 1800s History Party
Saturday, Oct 11, 2014 10 AM to 1 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Girls bring their historical doll and learn about girls life in the 1800's with stories, games, picnic, and make a toy for their doll. Then explore 1800s houses for clues to child life in the past. Reservations required. 478-986-5172. $10. 478-986-5172.
  Saturday, October 18, 2014
Quilting Bee at Jarrell Plantation
Saturday, Oct 18, 2014 9:30 AM to 12 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Beginner quilters can learn about hand piecing and stitching in the big frame, and the steps of making a quilt. Also the Plantation Quilters Guild welcomes visitors to their meeting. 478-986-5172.
  Saturday, October 25, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Green Tomato Festival
9 AM - 5 PM from Oct 25, 2014 until Oct 26, 2014 
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
In conjunction with the Juliette Green Tomato Festival, Jarrell Plantation will be open for people to visit the farm on both Saturday, Oct. 25 and Sunday, Oct. 26, 9am-5pm. $4-$6.50 478-986-5172.
  Sunday, October 26, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Green Tomato Festival
9 AM - 5 PM from Oct 26, 2014 
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
In conjunction with the Juliette Green Tomato Festival, Jarrell Plantation will be open for people to visit the farm on both Saturday, Oct. 25 and Sunday, Oct. 26, 9am-5pm. $4-$6.50 478-986-5172.
  Saturday, November 8, 2014
Syrup Makin' Time on the Plantation
Saturday, Nov 8, 2014 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Have you ever sipped fresh sugar cane juice, or tasted fresh cane syrup on a biscuit? Find out how in times past farmers made their own. Come experience syrup makin' day in the country. Plus craft making demonstrations throughout the farm. $4-$6.50 478-986-5172.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, November 15, 2014
Quilting Bee at Jarrell Plantation
Saturday, Nov 15, 2014 9:30 AM to 12 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Beginner quilters can learn about hand piecing and stitching in the big frame, and the steps of making a quilt. Also the Plantation Quilters Guild welcomes visitors to their meeting. 478-986-5172.
  Saturday, November 22, 2014
Battle of Griswoldville 150th Anniversary Commemoration
Saturday, Nov 22, 2014 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Learn about the hastily planned attempt by Georgia militia to halt Union General Sherman’s March to the Sea in November 1864. Civil War soldier life portrayals and Union and Confederate encampments followed with a noon memorial service and battlefield tours. Donations appreciated to help preserve this historic site. 478-986-5172.
Civil War History Event 
  Saturday, December 6, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia A Jarrell Plantation Christmas
Saturday, Dec 6, 2014 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Greenery from the woods decorates the 1847 plantation house and 1895 farm house. Learn to make simple paper decorations. Enjoy homemade spiced cider cooked on the wood burning stove and old style cookies, and warm up by the fireplace for music and stories. $4-$6.50 478-986-5172.
 

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