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FREE kids’ events @ Skidaway Is. State Park, Savannah

Skidaway Island State Park Savannah free events Skidaway Island State Park in Savannah regularly offers free events. There is a $5 parking fee which is waived if you have an annual state park pass. Details on state park passes here. Below are the free park events for April 2017.

Skidaway Island State Park
52 Diamond Causeway
Savannah 31411

Woodpeckers of Georgia
Wednesday, Apr 5, 2017 3 PM to 4 PM
Red headed? Red bellied? Yellow bellied? Learn about all the varieties of woodpeckers found in Georgia. No live woodpeckers at this program. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.

Toddlers and Oysters
Thursday, Apr 6, 2017 10 AM to 4 PM
10 AM-11 AM Toddler Time: Bring your 2-4 year old to enjoy stories, games, and learning designed just for them! Each week there will be a different nature based theme. 3 PM All About Oysters: This incredible bivalve is important to the health of our waterways. Oysters also have a unique lifecycle and history. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.

Coffee and Snakes
Friday, Apr 7, 2017 8:30 AM to 3 PM
8:30 AM Coffee with a Ranger: Start your morning right! Join one of our friendly park rangers for coffee and conversation about what’s happening at Skidaway Island State Park. Meet at the Park Office. 2 PM The Secret Life of Snakes: Join one of our knowledgeable naturalists to learn more about one of the planet’s most commonly feared reptiles. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.

Bats and Dinner
Saturday, Apr 8, 2017 2 PM to 3 PM
Sunday, Apr 9, 2017 3 PM to 4 PM
Saturday April 8: 2:PM All about Bats: Bats are a vital part of our ecosystem. Did you know they help control the bug populations? Come learn more about these amazing animals. Sunday April 9: 3 PM Reptile Dinner Time: Watch as the ranger feeds the reptiles. We have leaping lizards, chomping turtles and snakes licking their chops. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.

Island History
Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017 3 PM to 4 PM
Learn about the history of Skidaway Island and its many inhabitants. Some human and some not, come find out all the details. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.

Fire Ecology
Thursday, Apr 13, 2017 2 PM to 3 PM
The destructive power of fire is essential in keeping Georgia’s pine forest ecosystems healthy. By the end of the lecture you will understand the importance of fires in Georgia. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.