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F.D. Roosevelt State Park
  Saturday, September 27, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Lake Franklin Adventure --Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 27, 2014 9 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Discover our hidden jewel, 25-acre Lake Franklin. Fish from the banks. Test your paddling skills on the water. Picnic under a shady oak. Make a fabulous fish craft project. No Fishing License Required. Bait and drinks will be available for purchase. Meet at Small Group Camp past Roosevelt Stables off Kings Gap Road. $5 ages 10 and older. $8 for kayak or canoe rental. 706-663-4858.
Get Outdoors Georgia Stable Volunteer Roundup – Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 27, 2014 9 AM to 12 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
It’s a cinch! Help the stable staff get ready for the fall riding season. Clear trails, muck stalls, polish tack, and brush horses. Wear closed toe shoes and dress to get dirty. Bring picnic lunch/drinks and a water bottle. Meet at Roosevelt Stables. 706-628-7463.
Water Wonders
Saturday, Sep 27, 2014 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Drop by and dip a net in our lake. See our aquatic inhabitants. We provide nets, viewing scopes and lots of interesting discoveries. Geared towards adults & families w/ children ages 4 & up. Children must be accompanied by adults. Meets next to fishing dock in the campground $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Get Outdoors Georgia Star Light, Star Bright
Saturday, Sep 27, 2014 8 PM to 9 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the Coca-Cola Space Science Center staff for an evening of star talks, star maps, and night sky viewing. Bring a chair. Meet at amphitheater next to the Park Office on Hwy 190. 706-663-4858.
  Sunday, September 28, 2014
Art In The Park
Sunday, Sep 28, 2014 10 AM to 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet the naturalist and create a fabulous park art piece to take home. We use natural vines, tree rings, nuts and even recycled items. Meet on the front porch of the Park Office on Hwy 190 $3 per craft $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Saturday, October 4, 2014
Molly Hugger Hike
Saturday, Oct 4, 2014 10 AM to 2 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the Pine Mountain Trail Association for a trek along the ridge ending at Molly Hugger Hill Parking Lot. Geared towards ages 10 & up. PMT will help with transportation back to car. Meet at Fox Den Cove Parking Lot along Hwy 190; 5.0 moderate miles; bring water & snack. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Produce Marketplace
Saturday, Oct 4, 2014 to Sunday, Oct 5, 2014 10 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Purchase local vegetables, fruits, eggs and other homemade items. Across from the Liberty Bell Pool on Hwy 354. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Dulcimer Jam
Saturday, Oct 4, 2014 1 PM to 2 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Bring a chair and enjoy music from the NGFD Assoc. and an unbelievable fall view off Pine Mountain ridge. Appalachian lap dulcimers and assorted other acoustical instruments will be highlighted. Meet at the rock amphitheater next to the Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Music & Dancing on the Mountain
Saturday, Oct 4, 2014 7 PM to 9 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Bring your family and friends for a spring outing on the mountain. Dance, sing-a-long, and enjoy classic vinyl and oldies with our popular local musicians. Bring a chair or cushion. Cement seating. Meet at the rock amphitheater next to the park office. Resident overnight park guests $3 per person ages 4 & up; $5 all other guests 4 & up. Pay at the office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Sunday, October 5, 2014
3R Crafts: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Sunday, Oct 5, 2014 10 AM to 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Create your own owl, bat, bug or flower souvenir from recycled cans or make a small vine wreath. Meet at the Park Office. $3 per craft $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Saturday, October 11, 2014
Fall Ramble Hike
Saturday, Oct 11, 2014 9:30 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet up with the park naturalist. Investigate fall flora and fauna along parts of Mountain Creek Trail. 1.0 mile. Easy. Bring water and a friend. Meet next to the Trading Post in the campground. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Produce Marketplace
Saturday, Oct 11, 2014 to Sunday, Oct 12, 2014 10 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Purchase local vegetables, fruits, eggs and other homemade items. Across from the Liberty Bell Pool on Hwy 354. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Sunday, October 12, 2014
3R Crafts: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Sunday, Oct 12, 2014 10 AM to 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Create your own owl, bat, bug or flower souvenir from recycled cans or make a small vine wreath. Meet at the Park Office. $3 per craft $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Produce Marketplace
Sunday, Oct 12, 2014 to Monday, Oct 13, 2014 10 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Purchase local vegetables, fruits, eggs and other homemade items. Across from the Liberty Bell Pool on Hwy 354. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Monday, October 13, 2014
Produce Marketplace
Monday, Oct 13, 2014 to Tuesday, Oct 14, 2014 10 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Purchase local vegetables, fruits, eggs and other homemade items. Across from the Liberty Bell Pool on Hwy 354. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Saturday, October 18, 2014
Fall Ramble Hike
Saturday, Oct 18, 2014 9:30 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet up with the park naturalist. Investigate fall flora and fauna along parts of Mountain Creek Trail. 1.0 mile. Easy. Bring water and a friend. Meet next to the Trading Post in the campground. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Produce Marketplace
Saturday, Oct 18, 2014 to Sunday, Oct 19, 2014 10 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Purchase local vegetables, fruits, eggs and other homemade items. Across from the Liberty Bell Pool on Hwy 354. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Sunday, October 19, 2014
3R Crafts: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Sunday, Oct 19, 2014 10 AM to 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Create your own owl, bat, bug or flower souvenir from recycled cans or make a small vine wreath. Meet at the Park Office. $3 per craft $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Saturday, October 25, 2014
Dutch Oven Cooking
Saturday, Oct 25, 2014 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join instructor Leslie Risinger and discover simple, tasty basics of Dutch oven cooking over charcoal. Learn how to convert favorite recipes. Sample tasting. BYOB Bring your own bowl. . Meets at Picnic Shelter #2 below Lake Delanor Dam in campgroound. $10 per person.Must pre-register and pay at park office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Produce Marketplace
Saturday, Oct 25, 2014 to Sunday, Oct 26, 2014 10 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Purchase local vegetables, fruits, eggs and other homemade items. Across from the Liberty Bell Pool on Hwy 354. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Campsite Decorating Contest
Saturday, Oct 25, 2014 6 PM to 7 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Show us your PG-13 rated, creative side at your campsite. Make us believe you love fall and camping. No nails or staples on plants. No unattended candles or fires. Leave no trace decorating ideas. Winners announced at Pumpkin Campfire! Prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Pumpkin Campfire
Saturday, Oct 25, 2014 7 PM to 8 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join us next to the campfire for stories and games celebrating harvest time. Bring a carved pumpkin and enter it in the contest. Awards for pumpkin carving and campsite decorating. Meet at campground amphitheater below Lake Delanor dam. Bring a marshmallow stick $2 per person ages 4 & up. Free admission for each person bringing a carved pumpkin. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Sunday, October 26, 2014
3R Crafts: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Sunday, Oct 26, 2014 10 AM to 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Create your own owl, bat, bug or flower souvenir from recycled cans or make a small vine wreath. Meet at the Park Office. $3 per craft $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Friday, October 31, 2014
Campground Candy Bingo
Friday, Oct 31, 2014 5 PM to 6 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Wear your costume. Win candy and prizes as you play the campground themed game. Meet at the shelter next to the Trading Post in the campground. $3 fee for each bingo card $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Saturday, November 1, 2014
Produce Marketplace
Saturday, Nov 1, 2014 to Sunday, Nov 2, 2014 10 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Purchase local vegetables, fruits, eggs and other homemade items. Across from the Liberty Bell Pool on Hwy 354. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Get Outdoors Georgia Great Bear Campfire
Saturday, Nov 1, 2014 7 PM to 8 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join singer, song writer,& musician Deb Gerace next to the campfire for songs stories and games honoring the bear. Meet at campground amphitheater below Lake Delanor dam. Bring a marshmallow stick and flashlight. $3 per person ages 4 & up. Free admission for each person bringing 3 canned food items for the local food bank. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Fall Hayrides
Saturday, Nov 1, 2014 7 PM to 9 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Hop aboard our wagon for a real hayride through the campground. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Rides last about 15 minutes. Meet at the Trading Post in the campground. Supports Friends of FDR State Park. Donations accepted. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Sunday, November 2, 2014
Thanksgiving Doll Craft
Sunday, Nov 2, 2014 10 AM to 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Create your own original pioneer or Native American doll using local corn shucks. Meet at the Park Office. $3 craft charge per doll $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Friday, November 7, 2014
Homeschool In The Park Day
Friday, Nov 7, 2014 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
We are grateful for our great outdoors! Explore our woodlands for signs of mammals. Discover native mammals in an investigative lab. Make a craft to take home. Bring a picnic lunch and enjoy the park on your own afterwards. Must pre-register & pre-pay. Space is limited. Meets at Group Shelter in the campground. Cost $5 per child ages 4 & up. Parents free. Extra adults $5. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Saturday, November 8, 2014
American Frontier Days
Saturday, Nov 8, 2014 10 AM to 5 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet a trapper. Talk to a soldier. Throw a tomahawk. See living skills displays from local historians. Walk through time from the mid 1700's to the late 1800's. Held on the baseball field across from the Liberty Bell Pool on Hwy 354. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
AARP Safe Driving Class
Saturday, Nov 8, 2014 10 AM to 4:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Learn safe defensive driving skills, ways to handle traffic and new traffic laws. Completion of class may reduce your insurance costs. All ages of drivers welcome. Bring brown bag lunch and drink. Must pre-register. Pay check or cash at door. Meets at the Group Shelter below the dam in the campground. AARP members $15. Non-members $20. Pay correct cash at door. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Produce Marketplace
Saturday, Nov 8, 2014 to Sunday, Nov 9, 2014 10 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Purchase local vegetables, fruits, eggs and other homemade items. Across from the Liberty Bell Pool on Hwy 354. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Fall Hayrides
Saturday, Nov 8, 2014 7 PM to 9 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Hop aboard our wagon for a real hayride through the campground. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Rides last about 15 minutes. Meet at the Trading Post in the campground. Supports Friends of FDR State Park. Donations accepted. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Sunday, November 9, 2014
American Frontier Days
Sunday, Nov 9, 2014 10 AM to 5 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet a trapper. Talk to a soldier. Throw a tomahawk. See living skills displays from local historians. Walk through time from the mid 1700's to the late 1800's. Held on the baseball field across from the Liberty Bell Pool on Hwy 354. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Thanksgiving Doll Craft
Sunday, Nov 9, 2014 10 AM to 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Create your own original pioneer or Native American doll using local corn shucks. Meet at the Park Office. $3 craft charge per doll $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Saturday, November 15, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Geocache 101 Workshop
Saturday, Nov 15, 2014 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Learn the basics of this fun game and then search for a cache. Bring your GPS and/or smart phone (if you have one). A limited number of loaner GPS units may be available for use. Sign up and prepay at the Park Office. Meets at the campground amphitheater below Lake Delanor Dam. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Produce Marketplace
Saturday, Nov 15, 2014 to Sunday, Nov 16, 2014 10 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Purchase local vegetables, fruits, eggs and other homemade items. Across from the Liberty Bell Pool on Hwy 354. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Creek Indian Campfire with Billy Winn
Saturday, Nov 15, 2014 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Listen and learn about the local daily lives of the Creek Indians through the eyes of Columbus native Billy Winn, author, historian, educator and retired editor of the Columbus Ledger Enquirer. Sunset and glorious fall view provided. Bring a folding chair, marshmallow stick and a flashlight. Meet at the stone amphitheater next to park office. $6 ages 14 and up. Youth 4-14 $3. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Fall Hayrides
Saturday, Nov 15, 2014 7 PM to 9 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Hop aboard our wagon for a real hayride through the campground. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Rides last about 15 minutes. Meet at the Trading Post in the campground. Supports Friends of FDR State Park. Donations accepted. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Sunday, November 16, 2014
Thanksgiving Doll Craft
Sunday, Nov 16, 2014 10 AM to 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Create your own original pioneer or Native American doll using local corn shucks. Meet at the Park Office. $3 craft charge per doll $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Saturday, November 22, 2014
Produce Marketplace
Saturday, Nov 22, 2014 to Sunday, Nov 23, 2014 10 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Purchase local vegetables, fruits, eggs and other homemade items. Across from the Liberty Bell Pool on Hwy 354. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Fall Hayrides
Saturday, Nov 22, 2014 7 PM to 9 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Hop aboard our wagon for a real hayride through the campground. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Rides last about 15 minutes. Meet at the Trading Post in the campground. Supports Friends of FDR State Park. Donations accepted. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Sunday, November 23, 2014
Thanksgiving Doll Craft
Sunday, Nov 23, 2014 10 AM to 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Create your own original pioneer or Native American doll using local corn shucks. Meet at the Park Office. $3 craft charge per doll $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Thursday, November 27, 2014
Fall Hayrides
Thursday, Nov 27, 2014 7 PM to 9 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Hop aboard our wagon for a real hayride through the campground. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Rides last about 15 minutes. Meet at the Trading Post in the campground. Supports Friends of FDR State Park. Donations accepted. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Sunday, November 30, 2014
Thanksgiving Doll Craft
Sunday, Nov 30, 2014 10 AM to 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Create your own original pioneer or Native American doll using local corn shucks. Meet at the Park Office. $3 craft charge per doll $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Friday, December 5, 2014
Homeschool In The Park Day
Friday, Dec 5, 2014 9:30 AM to 12 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join us for an exciting bird discovery geared towards families who homeschool. Use binoculars to explore the woodlands for our feathered friends. Discover more about birds in an investigative lab. Make a bird craft to take home. Bring a picnic lunch and enjoy the park on your own afterwards. Must pre-register and pre-pay. Meets at Group Shelter. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Saturday, December 6, 2014
Winter Forest Ramble
Saturday, Dec 6, 2014 2 PM to 3:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Discover the winter woods with the park naturalist. Look for animal signs and investigate winter plants. Easy, 1 mile. Meet next to the Trading Post in the campground. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Friday, December 12, 2014
Bird Walk
Friday, Dec 12, 2014 9 AM to 10 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join us 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 Fishing Dock on Lake Delanor in the campground. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Saturday, December 13, 2014
Lake Paddle with Santa
Saturday, Dec 13, 2014 2 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join Santa’s flotilla on Lake Delanor. Hot chocolate & cookies included. We provide Santa & basic paddle instruction for canoe or kayak. Must pre-register & prepay at the park office. Limited space. Dress for the weather. Meet at Fishing Dock. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Friday, December 19, 2014
Bird Walk
Friday, Dec 19, 2014 9 AM to 10 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join us 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 Fishing Dock on Lake Delanor in the campground. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Tacky Sweater Party
Friday, Dec 19, 2014 5 PM to 6 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Celebrate the holidays by wearing your brightest, boldest, and possibly ugliest holiday sweater or sweatshirt. Bring a batch or bag of your favorite cookies to share. We will provide hot chocolate. Prizes for tackiest canine, child & adult sweater. Judging at 5:30 PM. Meet next to the Trading Post. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
  Saturday, December 20, 2014
Holiday Crafts with Santa & Sleigh-Hayride
Saturday, Dec 20, 2014 1 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join up with our picture perfect Santa and his elves at their workshop. Create holiday ornaments and crafts to take home. Enjoy music, hot chocolate, and a 15-minute hayride around the campground. You may pay in advance at office & bring receipt.Cash only at the door. Meet at Group Shelter below Lake Delanor dam. $6 ages 4 and up $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Holiday Campsite Decoration Contest
Saturday, Dec 20, 2014 6 PM to 7 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Show us your PG-13 rated creative side at your site. Make us believe you love the holiday season and camping. No nails or staples on plants. No unattended candles or fires. Leave no trace decorating ideas. Judging from 6:00-7:00 PM. Prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd. Ribbons/prizes placed at winning campsites. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
 

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