Sponsored by Friends of Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites, the statewide celebration of National Public Lands Day showcases how parks enrich communities & the importance of local volunteerism. Choose from activities ranging from trail maintenance & river clean-ups, to guided hikes & astronomy programs.
Projects & Events in & near Savannah include:
*Invasive plant removal @ Skidaway Island State Park, Savannah.
9 AM. Please register by Friday, Sept. 26. 912-598-2300. Details here.
*Your State Parks Day @ Fort McAllister State Park, Richmond Hill.
9am-3pm. Volunteers will be working on the preservation of their state parks, and as a thank you to our volunteers, parks will provide lunch for their hard work. 912-727-2339. Details here.
* Tabby Ruins & Jones Narrows Clean Up @ Wormsloe Historic Site, Savannah
9am-noon. Work gloves will be provided. Walking volunteers are also welcome. Please register by Sept. 26. 912-353-3023. Details here.
For more state parks projects on Sept. 27 near Savannah, click here.
National Parks also free
Fort Pulaski National Monument in Savannah & other national parks & monuments will also have free admission on Sept. 27 providing a great opportunity for kids to become junior rangers @ Fort Pulaski. Details here. Fort Pulaski is on Hwy 80 East
Savannah, 31410-0757 tel: (912) 786-5787.
To find other national parks & monuments in our area that will be free on Sept. 27, click here.
FOR MORE FREE LOCAL KIDS’ EVENTS, VISIT OUR FREEBIES PAGE HERE.