Park Volunteer Project

Saturday, October 1, 2016

Rivers Alive -- Little River Clean Up
Saturday, Oct 1, 2016 9 AM to 11 AM
Reed Bingham State Park - Adel, GA
It's time again for the annual River's Alive Little River cleanup. Volunteers are welcome to bring their own kayaks and canoes to join the paddling team down the river for trash collecting. Park boats will be free for program participants. The lake cleanup crew will be walking the lake perimeter removing trash from the water’s shores. $5 parking. 229-896-3551.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Friends of Laura S. Walker State Park Meeting
Thursday, Oct 6, 2016 7 PM to 8 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Come join us at Group Shelter #1 for our monthly meeting. Meet volunteers and friends who care for the park and discuss upcoming events and current park projects. Learn about ways in which you can get involved and volunteer. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Saturday, October 8, 2016

Trail Maintenance
Saturday, Oct 8, 2016 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Help upkeep trails in the park and get your Saturday morning workout on by volunteering with "Trail Dudes" Greg Foster, Gary Holsted, and other members of Friends of Cloudland Canyon State Park. Specific projects may include trail repair, sign installation, tool organization, etc. For more info, email Greg at atthruhiker2006@yahoo.com. 423-702-1218.
Volunteer Day / West Antioch Boat Ramp
Saturday, Oct 8, 2016 10 AM to 12 PM
Rocky Mountain Recreation & Public Fishing Area - Rome, GA
Please join our Ranger in helping keep the shoreline clean around the West boat ramp. Trash bags will be provided. Meet in the Visitor Information parking lot 706-802-5087.

Monday, October 17, 2016

Friends of Laura S. Walker State Park Meeting
3rd Monday of Month 7 PM - 8 PM from Oct 17, 2016 until Nov 21, 2016 
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Come join us at Group Shelter #1 for our monthly meeting. Meet volunteers and friends who care for the park and discuss upcoming events and current park projects. Learn about ways in which you can get involved and volunteer. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Friends Membership Meeting
Thursday, Oct 27, 2016 6 PM to 7 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Learn more about Friends of Cloudland Canyon State Park and how you can help your favorite state park during this monthly meeting. Meet at the Group Shelter. 706-657-4050.

Saturday, October 29, 2016

Volunteer to Help Us with Halloween Events
Saturday, Oct 29, 2016 4 PM to 9 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Sign up to be hosts, judges and decorators for pumpkin, costume, and campsite contests. Contact the park office for more information. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
High Falls Spooky Halloween Volunteers
Saturday, Oct 29, 2016 5:30 PM to 9 PM
High Falls State Park - Jackson, GA
Volunteers needed to help build campfire and pass out s'mores. 478-993-3053.

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Friends of Laura S. Walker State Park Meeting
Thursday, Nov 3, 2016 7 PM to 8 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Come join us at Group Shelter #1 for our monthly meeting. Meet volunteers and friends who care for the park and discuss upcoming events and current park projects. Learn about ways in which you can get involved and volunteer. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Friday, November 4, 2016

Volunteer to Help Us with Our Fall Homeschool Program
Friday, Nov 4, 2016 8 AM to 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Help our staff coordinate and instruct our fall program geared towards families who home school. Contact the park office for details. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, November 12, 2016

Trail Maintenance
Saturday, Nov 12, 2016 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Help upkeep trails in the park and get your Saturday morning workout on by volunteering with "Trail Dudes" Greg Foster, Gary Holsted, and other members of Friends of Cloudland Canyon State Park. Specific projects may include trail repair, sign installation, tool organization, etc. For more info, email Greg at atthruhiker2006@yahoo.com. 423-702-1218.
Volunteer Day / Nature Trail
Saturday, Nov 12, 2016 10 AM to 12 PM
Rocky Mountain Recreation & Public Fishing Area - Rome, GA
Please join our Ranger in helping keep the shoreline clean around the Nature Trail. Trash bags will be provided. Meet in the Visitor Information parking lot 706-802-5087.
Volunteer Day / Heath Lake
Saturday, Nov 12, 2016 10 AM to 12 PM
Rocky Mountain Recreation & Public Fishing Area - Rome, GA
Please join our Ranger in helping keep the shoreline clean around the Heath Lake. Trash bags will be provided. Meet in the Heath Lake parking lot 706-802-5087.

Sunday, November 13, 2016

Trails Work Day
Sunday, Nov 13, 2016 1 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Join us for a volunteer work day performing general trail maintenance on the beautiful trails of the park. Bring gloves, water, comfortable work clothes, and closed-toe, sturdy shoes. Recommended age 12 and up. Meet at the Visitor's Center. $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Monday, November 21, 2016

Friends of Laura S. Walker State Park Meeting
3rd Monday of Month 7 PM - 8 PM from Nov 21, 2016 
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Come join us at Group Shelter #1 for our monthly meeting. Meet volunteers and friends who care for the park and discuss upcoming events and current park projects. Learn about ways in which you can get involved and volunteer. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Friday, November 25, 2016

Turkey Waddle Hike Volunteers
Friday, Nov 25, 2016 10 AM to 12 PM
High Falls State Park - Jackson, GA
Volunteers are needed to help guide and keep the hiking group together. Volunteers need to have knowledge of the Falls View Trail and some park history. 478-993-3053.
Turkey Waddle Hike Volunteers
Friday, Nov 25, 2016 10 AM to 12 PM
High Falls State Park - Jackson, GA
Volunteers are needed to help guide and keep the hiking group together. Volunteers need to have knowledge of the Falls View Trail and some park history. 478-993-3053.

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Friends Membership Meeting
Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 6 PM to 7 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Learn more about Friends of Cloudland Canyon State Park and how you can help your favorite state park during this monthly meeting. Meet at the Group Shelter. 706-657-4050.
Friends Membership Meeting
Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 6 PM to 7 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Learn more about Friends of Cloudland Canyon State Park and how you can help your favorite state park during this monthly meeting. Meet at the Group Shelter. 706-657-4050.

Saturday, December 10, 2016

Trail Maintenance
Saturday, Dec 10, 2016 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Help upkeep trails in the park and get your Saturday morning workout on by volunteering with "Trail Dudes" Greg Foster, Gary Holsted, and other members of Friends of Cloudland Canyon State Park. Specific projects may include trail repair, sign installation, tool organization, etc. For more info, email Greg at atthruhiker2006@yahoo.com. 423-702-1218.
Volunteer Day / Nature Trail
Saturday, Dec 10, 2016 10 AM to 12 PM
Rocky Mountain Recreation & Public Fishing Area - Rome, GA
Please join our Ranger in helping keep the shoreline clean around the Nature Trail. Trash bags will be provided. Meet in the Visitor Information parking lot 706-802-5087.

Sunday, December 11, 2016

Trails Work Day
Sunday, Dec 11, 2016 1 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Join us for a volunteer work day performing general trail maintenance on the beautiful trails of the park. Bring gloves, water, comfortable work clothes, and closed-toe, sturdy shoes. Recommended age 12 and up. Meet at the Visitor's Center. $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Saturday, December 17, 2016

Volunteer to Help Us Bring Santa to the Park
Saturday, Dec 17, 2016 11 AM to 9 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Become one of Santa's official helpers or help us coordinate special holiday park events with Santa Claus. There are campground, canoe, and horse events to set up and host. Contact the park office for more info. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.