Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site

Saturday, December 10, 2016

Eleanor Roosevelt's Val-Kill Industries
Saturday, Dec 10, 2016 10 AM to 10 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Eleanor Roosevelt and three of her friends started Val-Kill Industries in 1927. Val-Kill was a furniture factory that made early American reproductions. This presentation will cover the history and how and why this business was founded and what became of it. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

FDR: From Assistant Sec of the Navy to Polio Victim
Wednesday, Jan 18, 2017 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
A digital presentations highlighting Roosevelt's accomplishments during WWI as Asst. Sec. of the Navy through his run for Vice President and how polio nearly ended his career as "The Roaring Twenties" began. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Monday, January 30, 2017

A Dime For FDR
Monday, Jan 30, 2017 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
A digital presentation on the founding of FDR's March of Dimes and the conquest of polio. What began with a birthday party in Warm Springs led to the creation of the National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis and the end of polio. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

The Meriwether Inn and it's wonderful history
Wednesday, Feb 8, 2017 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
A digital presentation of photos from 1895 through 1933 when the Meriwether Inn was taken down and replaced by Georgia Hall. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Artwork from The New Deal Post Offices
Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
48 works of art from 48 states make up this digital presentation of US Post Office art created by President Roosevelt's WPA (Works Progress Administration) during the Great Depression as a means for employing artists. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, February 25, 2017

Birding Workshop
Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 10 AM to 1:30 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
A workshop for beginning and experienced birders, ages 6-100. Enjoy a day learning about one of FDR's favorite hobbies! The day will include a Birds of Prey Show & outdoor birding activities. Our guest speaker, Terry Johnson, will be leading the workshop along with a representative from the Atlanta Audubon Society. $15 - $30. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible Get Outdoors Georgia 

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

The Civilian Conservation Corps and their legacy
Wednesday, Mar 8, 2017 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
A presentation in the theater of the CCC, why they were needed and what they accomplished. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

A Nation With A Purpose - America Rises From The Great Depression
Wednesday, Mar 15, 2017 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
A digital display of photographs and short videos on how the Great Depression and Roosevelt's New Deal affected the lives of millions of Americans. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

A Dime For FDR
Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
A digital presentation on the founding of FDR's March of Dimes and the conquest of polio. What began with a birthday party in Warm Springs led to the creation of the National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis and the end of polio. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

77nd Commemorative Ceremony for FDR
Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017 12 PM to 1 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Tribute to America's only four time elected president with a keynote speaker, USMC Color Guard and US Army band. We will pay tribute to President Franklin Delano Roosevelt on the anniversary of his death at the Little White House. This event includes a U.S. Marine Color Guard and Fort Benning Army Band as well. Free admission until 12:30 then $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

The Meriwether Inn and it's wonderful history
Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
A digital presentation of photos from 1895 through 1933 when the Meriwether Inn was taken down and replaced by Georgia Hall. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

A Nation With A Purpose - America Rises From The Great Depression
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
A digital display of photographs and short videos on how the Great Depression and Roosevelt's New Deal affected the lives of millions of Americans. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Photographs From D-Day and FDR's DDay Prayer
Wednesday, Jun 7, 2017 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Listen to FDR's D-Day prayer set to photographs from the Normandy landings in 1944 $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Rosie The Riveter Honoring the Women of WWII
Saturday, Jun 10, 2017 10 AM to 2:30 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Join actress Carol Cain as she portrays Rosie the Riveter in three performances. Rosie represents the American women who worked in factories during World War II producing munitions, planes, tanks and war supplies. Performances at 12 1:00 and 2:00 p.m. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Georgia's Warm Springs: A Natural Wonder (GPS SS8H9)
Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
The story of Georgia's Warm Springs, one of the seven natural wonders in Georgia. Presentation will cover the history of the water from ancient times and their use by native Americans through the FDR era and beyond $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible Soak It In 

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Women and Minorities in WWII
Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
A digital presentation covering the time when the United States desperately sought women and minority groups who stepped up to meet the country’s needs. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Women and Minorities in WWII
Wednesday, Jul 19, 2017 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
A digital presentation covering the time when the United States desperately sought women and minority groups who stepped up to meet the country’s needs. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

The Women in FDR's Life
Wednesday, Aug 2, 2017 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
A digital presentation of photographs of the most influential women in FDR's life including his mother, wife, secretary, cabinet member and girl friend. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

FDR: From Assistant Sec of the Navy to Polio Victim
Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
A digital presentations highlighting Roosevelt's accomplishments during WWI as Asst. Sec. of the Navy through his run for Vice President and how polio nearly ended his career as "The Roaring Twenties" began. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

The Dust Bowl - Soil and People Displaced (GPS SS5H5)
Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
A presentation on how the Dust Bowl was created and its impact on the nation using photographs from the Farm Service Administration photographers. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

A Nation With A Purpose - America United For Victory
Wednesday, Sep 6, 2017 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
See a digital presentation of photographs, audio/video clips explaining America's involvement in WWII and how we mobilized for victory. GPS SS5H6 $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, September 16, 2017

Remembering WWII - Operation Market Garden
Saturday, Sep 16, 2017 10 AM to 2 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Bob Anzuoni of the Ft Gordon Signal Corps Museum will present a paratroopers view of the largest airdrop of soldiers in history. Joni Melillo will display memorabilia from Merrill's Marauder Vincent Melillo. FDR portrayer James Fowler will speak in the theater on the conditions of the war. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Georgia's New Deal
Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
A digital presentation of the accomplishments that FDR's New Deal programs completed in Georgia. From artists painting murals in Georgia's Post Offices to Resettlement projects near Warm Springs, FDR helped remedy many problems of the Great Depression. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Georgia's Warm Springs: A Natural Wonder (GPS SS8H9)
Wednesday, Oct 4, 2017 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
The story of Georgia's Warm Springs, one of the seven natural wonders in Georgia. Presentation will cover the history of the water from ancient times and their use by native Americans through the FDR era and beyond $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible Soak It In 

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

The Women in FDR's Life
Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
A digital presentation of photographs of the most influential women in FDR's life including his mother, wife, secretary, cabinet member and girl friend. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Fala Day
Saturday, Oct 28, 2017 10 AM to 3 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Scottish Terrier Society of Greater Atlanta will present a fun-filled day of activities celebrating Fala. Bring your doggies and loving memories of those who have crossed over the Rainbow Bridge. Bagpiper. Scottie contests. More information at www.stcga.biz Dogs not allowed on Historic Site except during the parade. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible Get Outdoors Georgia 

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Fala: FDR's Faithful Companion
Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 10 AM to 10:15 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
A digital presentation of First Dog, Fala, who was so popular that he received thousands of letters from people and animals from across the country. He had a secretary appointed to him to answer all his fan mail. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Founder's Day: Thanksgiving in Warm Springs
Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 1 PM to 1:20 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
In 1939, FDR spoke to the nation from Georgia Hall on Thanksgiving. We are going to replay the original radio broadcast after a digital presentation on the history of Thanksgiving at Warm Springs in the theater wishing all a Happy Thanksgiving. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, December 9, 2017

Pearl Harbor Remembrance
Saturday, Dec 9, 2017 10 AM to 3 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
FDR portrayer James Fowler will recite the "Day of Infamy" speech declaring that a state of war exists sending the United States into WWII. Performances at 11 a.m., 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. US Signal Corps Pearl Harbor exhibit. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

The Dust Bowl - Soil and People Displaced (GPS SS5H5)
Wednesday, Dec 13, 2017 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
A presentation on how the Dust Bowl was created and its impact on the nation using photographs from the Farm Service Administration photographers. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible