F.D. Roosevelt State Park

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Saturday, March 25, 2017

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Mar 25, 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.
Survival Skills I
Saturday, Mar 25, 2017 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join instructor Jimmy Culpepper for a hands-on skills class. Learn basic outdoor adventure prep, natural hazards, fire building, water purification and lost prevention. Geared towards adults or families with kids ages 12 and older. Bring water. Must pre-register. Meet at the wooden amphitheater across from Group Shelter. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Fairy House Furniture Workshop
Saturday, Mar 25, 2017 11 AM to 12 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Keep your local wood fairies happy. Create a small table, chair, bed, or playground equipment suitable for immediate delivery to your own tree hollow. Adults and families with children welcome. We will supply natural woods, nuts, & plant fibers and you can add your unique design flair. Meet at Boathouse on Lake Delanor in the campground. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Lucky Clover Shoot
Sunday, Mar 26, 2017 1 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Stationary target shooting adventure for ages 10 to adult. Prizes for skilled and lucky archers. We provide basic instruction equipment and prizes. Not geared towards large groups. Groups can contact us for a special time. Pay and pre-register at Park Office. Meet across the street from Park Office. $8 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Friday, March 31, 2017

March Madness Bingo
Friday, Mar 31, 2017 7 PM to 8 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Play our fun, original game perfect for adults or families. Win prizes and roast marshmallows over the campfire. Bring a stick. Shelter next to the campground Trading Post. $3 for each bingo card $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, April 1, 2017

April Fools 23-Mile Hike
Saturday, Apr 1, 2017 6:45 AM to 6 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start at sunrise with leader Bob Jones to traverse the 23 miles of this fabulous and diverse trail along Pine Mountain Ridge. Early registration includes t-shirt. Volunteers will pick up hikers at the end. Meet at Callaway Country Store Overlook Parking Lot on Hwy 27. Register and pay by March 24. $20 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Apr 1, 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.
Target Archery Candy Shoot
Saturday, Apr 1, 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 1, 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.
Nearly Normal String Band
Saturday, Apr 1, 2017 7 PM to 8 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join talented Georgia musicians, Viva and Neil Araki, for a lively performance around the campfire. Listen and sing-a-long to classic bluegrass and Appalachian, Celtic and folk music. Bench seating or bring a chair. Bring a picnic. Flashlight & marshmallow stick suggested. Meet at the Wooden Amphitheater in the campground below Lake Delanor Dam. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Sunday, April 2, 2017

Target Archery Candy Shoot
Sunday, Apr 2, 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, April 7, 2017

Night Eggstravaganza
Friday, Apr 7, 2017 6:30 PM to 8:45 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Arrive early for a hot dog supper, fantastic egg games and the petting coral. Begin with competition games: egg tossing & ribbon runs for ages 10 -adult. Visit the animals in the petting coral. Bring your basket & flashlight for a candy egg hunt separated by age: up to 3 yrs, 4-6 yrs, and 7-9 yrs. $5 ages 3-9; 10 & up free $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Saturday, April 8, 2017

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Apr 8, 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.
Target Archery Candy Shoot
Saturday, Apr 8, 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 8, 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.
Night Hike and a Picnic
Saturday, Apr 8, 2017 6 PM to 9:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Begin before dark at the highest point along Pine Mountain Ridge and loop through mixed hardwood forests. Catch the sunset too as you ramble this 4.3 mile, moderate trail. This hike is geared towards ages 10 and up. Bring a flashlight, a picnic supper, and dress for the weather. Meet at Dowdell's Knob Trailhead. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Wildwood Bluegrass Band
Saturday, Apr 8, 2017 7 PM to 8 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Well known for their talent and dedication to keeping alive the sounds of Appalachian-style mountain music, Wildwood Bluegrass Band will perform in the wooden amphitheater below Lake Delanor in the campground. Bring marshmallows, a roasting stick and folding chair if you do not like bench seating. Donations accepted for the band. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Sunday, April 9, 2017

Target Archery Candy Shoot
Sunday, Apr 9, 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, April 14, 2017

Springo Bingo
Friday, Apr 14, 2017 7 PM to 8 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Celebrate spring as you play our original FDR State Park campground-themed game. Great for adults or families with school-age children. Win prizes. Meet at the shelter next to the Trading Post in the campground. $3 for each bingo card. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, April 15, 2017

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Apr 15, 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 15, 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.
Dutch Oven Cooking Class
Saturday, Apr 15, 2017 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join instructor Lesley Reisinger and discover the simple, tasty basics of Dutch oven cooking over charcoal. Cookware, utensils, food selections and fire building will be covered. Sample tasting. Pre-register and pay at park office. Limited space. Bring your own bowl. Meet at the covered Picnic Shelter #1 at the end of the Pool Parking Lot. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Decorated Egg Contest
Saturday, Apr 15, 2017 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Enter your decorated, hard boiled, blown or plastic egg in a contest. Judging begins at 11:30. Special decorating guidelines. Youth and adult categories. Prizes. Must pre-register & pre-pay at the park office. Bring your decorated egg to the Park Office. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Target Archery Candy Shoot
Saturday, Apr 15, 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 15, 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.

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Apr 22, 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 22, 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.
Homeschool Earth Day
Saturday, Apr 22, 2017 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Geared towards families who homeschool, but open to other families. Celebrate earth day with a walk, nature lab and take-home craft. Bring a picnic lunch and enjoy the park afterwards. Meet at the Stone Picnic Shelter #1 next to the Liberty Bell Pool. $5 per child ages 4 & up. Parents free. Extra adults $5. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Earth Day Paddle
Saturday, Apr 22, 2017 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join staff guides to Celebrate Earth Day on beautiful Lake Delanor and help us net some the small trash washed in from recent rains. Geared towards ages 10 and up. Price includes lifejacket, paddles & boat. Must pre-register and pre-pay at the park office. Limited space. Meet at the Boat House. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Target Archery Candy Shoot
Saturday, Apr 22, 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 22, 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 23, 2017

Target Archery Candy Shoot
Sunday, Apr 23, 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, 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.
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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.
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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.

Saturday, June 10, 2017

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.
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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.
Get Outdoors Georgia 
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.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

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.