Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site

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Saturday, March 11, 2017

Etowah Heritage Day
Saturday, Mar 11, 2017 10 AM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn how cultures of the past still permeate our modern lives. The day will consist of a genealogy lecture and genealogy workshop for beginners, a lecture on Creek and Cherokee culture by Dr. Max White, and we will have a program hosted by the Tellus Science Museum. $2-$6. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, April 8, 2017

Torchlight Tour
Saturday, Apr 8, 2017 6 PM to 9 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Step back in time as you enjoy our guided tour along a torch-lit path at night and explore the illuminated mounds and grounds at night. $5. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, May 6, 2017

Archaeology and Artifact ID Day
Saturday, May 6, 2017 10 AM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Celebrate Archaeology month by bringing in your artifacts to be identified. Discover what archaeologists do and how they learn from artifacts. There will be various activities throughout the day. $2-$6. 770-387-3747.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, June 3, 2017

National Trails Day Hike
Saturday, Jun 3, 2017 10 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Hike Etowah Mounds' Interpretive Trail to the river, learning about site history and various wildlife. We will then hike back to the museum along our River Walk Nature Trail discussing native flora. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Day of Discovery and Scavenger Hunt Challenge
Saturday, Jun 17, 2017 10 AM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come join us at Etowah Mounds for some outdoor fun while learning about Native American life, archaeology, and nature through fun activities like "The Scavenger Hunt Challenge" where guests explore the grounds and get involved in activities to complete the hunt. $2 - $6 $5 parking. 770-387-3747.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Saturday, July 8, 2017

Etowah Games Day
Saturday, Jul 8, 2017 10 AM to 1 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Learn about games that early Native Americans played and how they have influenced modern games and sports. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Plants and Animals of the Etowah River
Saturday, Aug 19, 2017 10 AM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn about the plants and Animals that live in and around the Etowah River. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
Soak It In 

Saturday, September 30, 2017

Etowah Annual Cleanup - Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 30, 2017 10 AM to 1 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Have fun Celebrating National Public Lands Day with others at Etowah. Learn about invasive plants that you could see in your backyard; some of them may surprise you. Then put your knowledge to the test while participating in a park clean-up project. Volunteers get in free for the day. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Skills of the Past
Saturday, Oct 7, 2017 10 AM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come see demonstrations of primitive skills that were essential to the Native Americans of the Southeast in prehistoric times. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, November 4, 2017

Nighttime Hayrides and Storytelling
Saturday, Nov 4, 2017 7 PM to 9 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Experience Etowah at night on a hayride and finish the evening with snacks and a fireside story. $5. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, December 30, 2017

Last Saturday Hike
Saturday, Dec 30, 2017 3 PM to 4:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Whether you want learn some of the site's history or just see some nature, come on out and enjoy part of the last day of the year at Etowah Indian Mounds and hike with a ranger around the site, before it closes for the New Year. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.