F.D. Roosevelt State Park

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Saturday, April 29, 2017

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Apr 29, 2017 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to park office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Bird Walk with Dr. Birkhead
Saturday, Apr 29, 2017 9 AM to 10 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join Dr. Birkhead for a stroll along the woodland edges to listen and look for feathered friends. Bring binoculars or share park loaners. We provide a check list. Meet at the Boat House on Lake Delanor in the campground. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Target Archery Candy Shoot
Saturday, Apr 29, 2017 1 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Win candy prizes as beginning archers ages 10 to adult shoot stationary targets. We provide all equipment. Not geared towards large groups, but groups may contact us for special times. Pre-register and pre-pay at the park office. Meets across from the office. $8 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Remarkable Reptiles
Saturday, Apr 29, 2017 5 PM to 6 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet live reptiles as we review their basic natural history and learn to identify our local lizards, turtles and snakes. Meet at the covered picnic shelter, Nest to the Trading Post in the campground. $3 ages 4 & up. Pay cash at the door or pre-pay at the park office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Sunday, April 30, 2017

Target Archery Candy Shoot
Sunday, Apr 30, 2017 1 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Win candy prizes as beginning archers ages 10 to adult shoot stationary targets. We provide all equipment. Not geared towards large groups, but groups may contact us for special times. Pre-register and pre-pay at the park office. Meets across from the office. $8 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, May 6, 2017

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, May 6, 2017 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to park office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Bird Walk with Dr. Birkhead
Saturday, May 6, 2017 9 AM to 10 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join Dr. Birkhead for a stroll along the woodland edges to listen and look for feathered friends. Bring binoculars or share park loaners. We provide a check list. Meet at the Boat House on Lake Delanor in the campground. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Bluebirds and Butterflies
Saturday, May 6, 2017 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Help us monitor our bluebird nest boxes and check on our butterfly garden. There is a short walk to five bluebird boxes and our demonstration pollinator garden. We will talk briefly on what it takes to attract both bluebirds and butterflies to your yard. Handouts provided. Meet at the Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Pine Mountain Trail Flower Hike
Saturday, May 6, 2017 10 AM to 2:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Bring your camera and wildflower guide for a walk through diverse habitats ending at the WJSP tower. There will be transportation to get hikers back to their cars. Bring lunch and water. Geared towards ages 10 and older; 5 moderate miles. Meet at Rocky Point Parking Lot on Hwy 190. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Stick Horse Derby
Saturday, May 6, 2017 1 PM to 2:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
“Race” 40 yards on your stick horse. Make one or rent one of ours ahead of time. Geared towards adult and youth jockeys of all abilities. Speed, nor skill matters, it is the luck of the draw that lets you move forward on the racetrack. One rider per horse. Pre-registration encouraged. Meet at the baseball field on Hwy 354. $4 per rider; additional $4 per rental horse $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Sunday, May 7, 2017

Target Archery Candy Shoot
Sunday, May 7, 2017 1 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Win candy prizes as beginning archers ages 10 to adult shoot stationary targets. We provide all equipment. Not geared towards large groups, but groups may contact us for special times. Pre-register and pre-pay at the park office. Meets across from the office. $8 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Friday, May 12, 2017

Homeschool In The Park Day: Fishing
Friday, May 12, 2017 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Geared towards families who homeschool, this adventure includes a basic fish lab, fishing 101 on Lake Delanor, and a take-home craft. Bring your own pole and worms or reserve a pole ahead of time. We have some worms and limited loaner poles. Program will be cancelled if there is a threat of rain. Extra adults $5. Must pre-register and pre-pay. $5 student age 4 and up. Extra adults $5. Parents Free. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Soak It In 

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, May 13, 2017 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to park office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Bluebirds and Butterflies
Saturday, May 13, 2017 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Help us monitor our bluebird nest boxes and check on our butterfly garden. There is a short walk to five bluebird boxes and our demonstration pollinator garden. We will talk briefly on what it takes to attract both bluebirds and butterflies to your yard. Handouts provided. Meet at the Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Target Archery Candy Shoot
Saturday, May 13, 2017 1 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Win candy prizes as beginning archers ages 10 to adult shoot stationary targets. We provide all equipment. Not geared towards large groups, but groups may contact us for special times. Pre-register and pre-pay at the park office. Meets across from the office. $8 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Sunday, May 14, 2017

Target Archery Candy Shoot
Sunday, May 14, 2017 1 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Win candy prizes as beginning archers ages 10 to adult shoot stationary targets. We provide all equipment. Not geared towards large groups, but groups may contact us for special times. Pre-register and pre-pay at the park office. Meets across from the office. $8 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Bamboo Walking Stick Workshop
Sunday, May 14, 2017 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Cut aged bamboo poles to desired length and decorate your own sturdy, lightweight walking stick. Design the grip and add your special décor to the handle. This makes a great Mother's Day gift. Pre-register and pay at the Park Office. Meet at the Park Office front porch. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, May 20, 2017 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to park office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Bluebirds and Butterflies
Saturday, May 20, 2017 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Help us monitor our bluebird nest boxes and check on our butterfly garden. There is a short walk to five bluebird boxes and our demonstration pollinator garden. We will talk briefly on what it takes to attract both bluebirds and butterflies to your yard. Handouts provided. Meet at the Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Great Bug Challenge
Saturday, May 20, 2017 11 AM to 12 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Enter your fastest, carefully collected live bug (worm, small spider, caterpillar, ok) in our race. No amphibians or reptiles. Bring race animals in safe, small jar with a lid. Spit a cricket in our second contest. We provide real crickets. Prizes for winners. Meet at the shelter next to the Trading Post in the campground. $1 entry fee per event, correct change or pre-pay at office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Winged Wonders: Birds of Prey
Saturday, May 20, 2017 2 PM to 2:45 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Celebrate National Kids to Park Day with naturalist, Dale Arrowood, and his flighted birds from Winged Ambassadors. Watch and learn about these fascinating raptors as they take to the air. Meet at the baseball field across from the pool, Hwy 354. Free. Bring a chair or blanket, grass seating. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, May 27, 2017 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to park office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Bluebirds and Butterflies
Saturday, May 27, 2017 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Help us monitor our bluebird nest boxes and check on our butterfly garden. There is a short walk to five bluebird boxes and our demonstration pollinator garden. We will talk briefly on what it takes to attract both bluebirds and butterflies to your yard. Handouts provided. Meet at the Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Red, White and Cool Blue Summer Splash
Saturday, May 27, 2017 1 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Come splash with us at the Liberty Bell Pool. Food, fun, music and contests with prizes for the whole family. Liberty Bell Pool Hwy 354. DJ poolside from 1-3PM. $2 - $5. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Soak It In 
Burger and Dog Grilldown
Saturday, May 27, 2017 7 PM to 8 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Amateur cooks, bring on your best hamburger or hotdog. Plate two identical entries on separate paper plates in two zip bags. Judged on presentation, taste and originality. Rules available at the park office. Ribbons awarded. Pre-register and pre-pay at the park office. Bring plated items to the shelter next to the Trading Post. Judging at 7:30 PM. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Sunday, May 28, 2017

Target Archery Candy Shoot
Sunday, May 28, 2017 1 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Win candy prizes as beginning archers ages 10 to adult shoot stationary targets. We provide all equipment. Not geared towards large groups, but groups may contact us for special times. Pre-register and pre-pay at the park office. Meets across from the office. $8 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Campers To Campers Game Challenge
Sunday, May 28, 2017 7 PM to 8 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join us for a team trivia challenge about camping. Play our original park game, a fun, hybrid of Family Feud and Apples to Apples. All ages welcome to try for prizes. Meet at shelter next to the campground Trading Post. Bring a marshmallow stick. We provide marshmallows and a fire. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Campground Jeopardy
Thursday, Jun 1, 2017 8 PM to 9 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet some new campground friends and team up for the challenge. Test your knowledge of our special park questions. This is great interactive, electronic, fast-paced activity for adults and kids set up just like the real game show. Meet next to the Trading Post in the campground $2 ages 4 and up. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Friday, June 2, 2017

Friday Night Frog Walk
Friday, Jun 2, 2017 8:15 PM to 9:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet at the Large Group Camp -10 minutes from the campground for an half-mile walk down to Lake Franklin. Listen to an amphibian concert and look for eggs, tadpoles, and adults. Learn who is splashing about. Geared towards ages 4 & up. Not stroller accessible. No lakeside restroom. Bring a flashlight. $2 ages 4 and up $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, June 3, 2017

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Jun 3, 2017 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to park office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Butterflies and Bluebirds
Saturday, Jun 3, 2017 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the naturalist for a short walk and brief talk about butterflies and bluebirds. Both of these flying wonders have needs in order for you to attract them to your yard. We will review these basics and check on our bluebird boxes and demonstration butterfly garden. Meet at the Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Mountain Creek Trail Loop - National trails Day Hike
Saturday, Jun 3, 2017 10 AM to 1:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Celebrate among friends as you walk one of our most popular trails with guides from the Pine Mountain Trail Association. This 3.2 easy to moderate hike loops the campground area and offers you streamside views of a rich deciduous forest. Bring water and a snack. Geared towards ages 8 and up. Meet at the Trading Post in the campground. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Water Wonders
Saturday, Jun 3, 2017 4 PM to 5 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Take a net to dip in and see what inhabitants live in our lakes. Look for fish, frogs and lots of insects. We provide the nets, viewing scopes, and lots of interesting discoveries. Children must be accompanied by adults. Meet Next at the Boathouse on Lake Delanor in the campground. Correct change only or pay at the park office and bring receipt. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Soak It In 

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Stream Walk
Wednesday, Jun 7, 2017 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Dip in our mountain stream to discover small vertebrates like crayfish and salamanders and macroinvertebrates like dragonfly nymphs. We provide all equipment and lots of interesting discoveries. Geared towards adults and families with children ages 4 and up. Meet at the playground in front of the Liberty Bell Pool. Wear Shoes you can get wet. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4656.
Soak It In 
Twilight Adventure Walk
Wednesday, Jun 7, 2017 8 PM to 9 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Awaken your senses to the sights and sounds of the evening. Great program for all ages as we walk 1 miles along a natural surface trail and investigate the lives of spectacular spiders, misunderstood bats, and fantastic frogs. Bring a flashlight. Meet at the Trading Post in the campground. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Butterflies and Bluebirds
Thursday, Jun 8, 2017 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the naturalist for a short walk and brief talk about butterflies and bluebirds. Both of these flying wonders have needs in order for you to attract them to your yard. We will review these basics and check on our bluebird boxes and demonstration butterfly garden. Meet at the Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Campground Jeopardy
Thursday, Jun 8, 2017 8 PM to 9 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet some new campground friends and team up for the challenge. Test your knowledge of our special park questions. This is great interactive, electronic, fast-paced activity for adults and kids set up just like the real game show. Meet next to the Trading Post in the campground $2 ages 4 and up. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Friday, June 9, 2017

Remarkable Reptiles
Friday, Jun 9, 2017 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Get a close look at some of our scaly park inhabitants like lizards, snakes and turtles. Live animals will be used in the program. Learn about their natural history and how to identify them. Meet at the covered shelter next to the Trading Post in the campground. $3 ages 4 and up $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Fairy House Furniture Workshop
Friday, Jun 9, 2017 5 PM to 6 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Keep your local wood fairies happy. Create furnishings like a small table, chair,or bed. Design pixie playground equipment suitable for immediate delivery to your own tree hollow. We will supply natural woods, nuts, & plant fibers and you add your unique design flair. Meet at picnic tables next to the Boathouse on Lake Delanor in the campground. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Friday Night Frog Walk
Friday, Jun 9, 2017 8:15 PM to 9:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet at the Large Group Camp -10 minutes from the campground for an half-mile walk down to Lake Franklin. Listen to an amphibian concert and look for eggs, tadpoles, and adults. Learn who is splashing about. Geared towards ages 4 & up. Not stroller accessible. No lakeside restroom. Bring a flashlight. $2 ages 4 and up $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Jun 10, 2017 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to park office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Butterflies and Bluebirds
Saturday, Jun 10, 2017 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the naturalist for a short walk and brief talk about butterflies and bluebirds. Both of these flying wonders have needs in order for you to attract them to your yard. We will review these basics and check on our bluebird boxes and demonstration butterfly garden. Meet at the Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Water Wonders
Saturday, Jun 10, 2017 4 PM to 5 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Take a net to dip in and see what inhabitants live in our lakes. Look for fish, frogs and lots of insects. We provide the nets, viewing scopes, and lots of interesting discoveries. Children must be accompanied by adults. Meet Next at the Boathouse on Lake Delanor in the campground. Correct change only or pay at the park office and bring receipt. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Soak It In 
Music and Dancing On The Mountain: National Get Outdoors Day
Saturday, Jun 10, 2017 7 PM to 9 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Come join our talented local musicians, Randy and Darlene Dameron, and celebrate the great outdoors. Bring a chair or blanket or enjoy cement amphitheater seating. Dance and sing-a-long to 60's and 70's music. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Stream Walk
Wednesday, Jun 14, 2017 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Dip in our mountain stream to discover small vertebrates like crayfish and salamanders and macroinvertebrates like dragonfly nymphs. We provide all equipment and lots of interesting discoveries. Geared towards adults and families with children ages 4 and up. Meet at the playground in front of the Liberty Bell Pool. Wear Shoes you can get wet. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4656.
Soak It In 
Twilight Adventure Walk
Wednesday, Jun 14, 2017 8 PM to 9 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Awaken your senses to the sights and sounds of the evening. Great program for all ages as we walk 1 miles along a natural surface trail and investigate the lives of spectacular spiders, misunderstood bats, and fantastic frogs. Bring a flashlight. Meet at the Trading Post in the campground. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Campground Jeopardy
Thursday, Jun 15, 2017 8 PM to 9 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet some new campground friends and team up for the challenge. Test your knowledge of our special park questions. This is great interactive, electronic, fast-paced activity for adults and kids set up just like the real game show. Meet next to the Trading Post in the campground $2 ages 4 and up. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Friday, June 16, 2017

Friday Night Frog Walk
Friday, Jun 16, 2017 8:15 PM to 9:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet at the Large Group Camp -10 minutes from the campground for an half-mile walk down to Lake Franklin. Listen to an amphibian concert and look for eggs, tadpoles, and adults. Learn who is splashing about. Geared towards ages 4 & up. Not stroller accessible. No lakeside restroom. Bring a flashlight. $2 ages 4 and up $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Jun 17, 2017 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to park office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Butterflies and Bluebirds
Saturday, Jun 17, 2017 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the naturalist for a short walk and brief talk about butterflies and bluebirds. Both of these flying wonders have needs in order for you to attract them to your yard. We will review these basics and check on our bluebird boxes and demonstration butterfly garden. Meet at the Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Water Wonders
Saturday, Jun 17, 2017 4 PM to 5 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Take a net to dip in and see what inhabitants live in our lakes. Look for fish, frogs and lots of insects. We provide the nets, viewing scopes, and lots of interesting discoveries. Children must be accompanied by adults. Meet Next at the Boathouse on Lake Delanor in the campground. Correct change only or pay at the park office and bring receipt. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Soak It In 

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Stream Walk
Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Dip in our mountain stream to discover small vertebrates like crayfish and salamanders and macroinvertebrates like dragonfly nymphs. We provide all equipment and lots of interesting discoveries. Geared towards adults and families with children ages 4 and up. Meet at the playground in front of the Liberty Bell Pool. Wear Shoes you can get wet. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4656.
Soak It In 
Twilight Adventure Walk
Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 8 PM to 9 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Awaken your senses to the sights and sounds of the evening. Great program for all ages as we walk 1 miles along a natural surface trail and investigate the lives of spectacular spiders, misunderstood bats, and fantastic frogs. Bring a flashlight. Meet at the Trading Post in the campground. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Butterflies and Bluebirds
Thursday, Jun 22, 2017 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the naturalist for a short walk and brief talk about butterflies and bluebirds. Both of these flying wonders have needs in order for you to attract them to your yard. We will review these basics and check on our bluebird boxes and demonstration butterfly garden. Meet at the Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Campground Jeopardy
Thursday, Jun 22, 2017 8 PM to 9 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet some new campground friends and team up for the challenge. Test your knowledge of our special park questions. This is great interactive, electronic, fast-paced activity for adults and kids set up just like the real game show. Meet next to the Trading Post in the campground $2 ages 4 and up. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Friday, June 23, 2017

Remarkable Reptiles
Friday, Jun 23, 2017 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Get a close look at some of our scaly park inhabitants like lizards, snakes and turtles. Live animals will be used in the program. Learn about their natural history and how to identify them. Meet at the covered shelter next to the Trading Post in the campground. $3 ages 4 and up $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Friday Night Frog Walk
Friday, Jun 23, 2017 8:15 PM to 9:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet at the Large Group Camp -10 minutes from the campground for an half-mile walk down to Lake Franklin. Listen to an amphibian concert and look for eggs, tadpoles, and adults. Learn who is splashing about. Geared towards ages 4 & up. Not stroller accessible. No lakeside restroom. Bring a flashlight. $2 ages 4 and up $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Jun 24, 2017 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to park office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Butterflies and Bluebirds
Saturday, Jun 24, 2017 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the naturalist for a short walk and brief talk about butterflies and bluebirds. Both of these flying wonders have needs in order for you to attract them to your yard. We will review these basics and check on our bluebird boxes and demonstration butterfly garden. Meet at the Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Water Wonders
Saturday, Jun 24, 2017 4 PM to 5 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Take a net to dip in and see what inhabitants live in our lakes. Look for fish, frogs and lots of insects. We provide the nets, viewing scopes, and lots of interesting discoveries. Children must be accompanied by adults. Meet Next at the Boathouse on Lake Delanor in the campground. Correct change only or pay at the park office and bring receipt. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Soak It In 

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Stream Walk
Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Dip in our mountain stream to discover small vertebrates like crayfish and salamanders and macroinvertebrates like dragonfly nymphs. We provide all equipment and lots of interesting discoveries. Geared towards adults and families with children ages 4 and up. Meet at the playground in front of the Liberty Bell Pool. Wear Shoes you can get wet. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4656.
Soak It In 
Twilight Adventure Walk
Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017 8 PM to 9 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Awaken your senses to the sights and sounds of the evening. Great program for all ages as we walk 1 miles along a natural surface trail and investigate the lives of spectacular spiders, misunderstood bats, and fantastic frogs. Bring a flashlight. Meet at the Trading Post in the campground. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Butterflies and Bluebirds
Thursday, Jun 29, 2017 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the naturalist for a short walk and brief talk about butterflies and bluebirds. Both of these flying wonders have needs in order for you to attract them to your yard. We will review these basics and check on our bluebird boxes and demonstration butterfly garden. Meet at the Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Campground Jeopardy
Thursday, Jun 29, 2017 8 PM to 9 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet some new campground friends and team up for the challenge. Test your knowledge of our special park questions. This is great interactive, electronic, fast-paced activity for adults and kids set up just like the real game show. Meet next to the Trading Post in the campground $2 ages 4 and up. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Friday, June 30, 2017

Remarkable Reptiles
Friday, Jun 30, 2017 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Get a close look at some of our scaly park inhabitants like lizards, snakes and turtles. Live animals will be used in the program. Learn about their natural history and how to identify them. Meet at the covered shelter next to the Trading Post in the campground. $3 ages 4 and up $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Friday Night Frog Walk
Friday, Jun 30, 2017 8:15 PM to 9:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet at the Large Group Camp -10 minutes from the campground for an half-mile walk down to Lake Franklin. Listen to an amphibian concert and look for eggs, tadpoles, and adults. Learn who is splashing about. Geared towards ages 4 & up. Not stroller accessible. No lakeside restroom. Bring a flashlight. $2 ages 4 and up $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, July 1, 2017

Red, White and Cool Blue Summer Splash
Saturday, Jul 1, 2017 1 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Come splash with us at the Liberty Bell Pool. Food, fun, music and contests with prizes for the whole family. Liberty Bell Pool Hwy 354. DJ poolside from 1-3PM. $2 - $5. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Soak It In 

Saturday, September 2, 2017

Red, White and Cool Blue Summer Splash
Saturday, Sep 2, 2017 1 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Come splash with us at the Liberty Bell Pool. Food, fun, music and contests with prizes for the whole family. Liberty Bell Pool Hwy 354. DJ poolside from 1-3PM. $2 - $5. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Soak It In 

Saturday, September 9, 2017

Dog Splash & Luau at the Liberty Bell Pool
Saturday, Sep 9, 2017 1 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Unleash the fun as your dog gets to swim in our pool before it closes for the season. On-going music and activities. Contests every 30 minutes include dog limbo, swimsuit, best splash, and best trick. Prizes. Vet question and answer table. No humans allowed in the pool. Sponsored by Columbus Area Petsmart. Pre-register at office. Walk-ins welcome. $8 per dog. Humans free. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Saturday, September 30, 2017

Volunteer for Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 30, 2017 10 AM to 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Three volunteer opportunities available. All must sign up in advance by calling the park office. No walk-ins; T-shirt provided. Free parking. (1) Horse Trail Clean Up (2) Trail Clean-Up (3) Discovery Table/ Learning Station managers,monitors, and hosts. Topics may vary. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Star Light, Star Bright
Saturday, Sep 30, 2017 8 PM to 10 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the Columbus Coca-Cola Space Science Center staff for an evening of star talks, star maps, and night sky viewing. Bring a chair or blanket for sitting on grassy field. Meet at the baseball field across from the Liberty Bell Pool on Hwy 354. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Saturday, October 7, 2017

Music and Dancing On the Mountain
Saturday, Oct 7, 2017 7 PM to 9 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Dance, sing-a-long, and enjoy classic vinyl 1960s and '70s music with Randy & Darlene Dameron, our popular local musicians. Cement seating. You may want to bring a chair or cushion. Meet at the stone amphitheater next to the park office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Saturday, October 28, 2017

Campground Halloween Adventure
Saturday, Oct 28, 2017 6 PM to 8:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Its a fall celebration for all ages. Enter a carved pumpkin in our contest or bowl a pumpkin for prizes. Prizes for best decorated campsite. Campsite trick or treating at dark. Check with office for details. Some programs require pre-registration and a fee. free-$2 $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Saturday, November 11, 2017

Veterans Day Celebration
Saturday, Nov 11, 2017 10 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Thanks to all of our veterans! Come spend the day with us. Flag retirement ceremony at 10:00 AM. Free appreciation hot dog lunch for veterans and their families at 11:00 (must sign up ahead.) Free 1-hr boat rental the entire weekend. Check in at the Park Office on Hwy 190. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Star Light, Star Bright
Saturday, Nov 11, 2017 6 PM to 8 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the Columbus Coca-Cola Space Science Center staff for an evening of star talks, star maps, and night sky viewing. Bring a chair or blanket for sitting on grassy field. Meet at the baseball field across from the Liberty Bell Pool on Hwy 354. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Saturday, December 30, 2017

Fairy House Contest
Saturday, Dec 30, 2017 11 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Build a home for fairies, pixies, or gnomes. Use outdoor-sturdy, unique, natural materials. Show us your whimsical creativity. Recycled and repurposed wood, glass, ceramic and metal accents are ok, no plastic. Nails and glue allowed. Must have a door and windows. Must be less than 24” high with no larger than 30” x 30” base. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.