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April 2020

Children’s Hike with Story Time

April 11 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day Second of the month, repeating until December 13, 2020

Phinizy Swamp Nature Park, 1858 Lock and Dam Road
Augusta, GA 30906 United States
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$2 per child (free for Friends of Phinizy) Bring your children (toddlers to age 8) for a nature hike designed especially for them! They will enjoy a story before or after they spend their time exploring and experiencing nature first-hand.  Please wear comfortable closed-toe shoes & bring water to drink. No dogs, please. We meet at the Visitor Center Swamp Shop.  Please come early to sign in and pay. You must pre-register for this program and bring your payment to the event. We need…

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Earth Day Augusta

April 18 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Phinizy Swamp Nature Park, 1858 Lock and Dam Road
Augusta, GA 30906 United States
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This year the City of Augusta, Augusta University, and Phinizy Center for Water Sciences will host the 7th annual Earth Day Augusta celebration  hosting local vendors, food booths, children’s activities, wildlife  exhibits, local  entertainment, educational programming, golf cart tours, and more. For details and information, see the official Earth Day Augusta website.

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August 2020

Children’s Hike with Story Time

August 8 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Second of the month, repeating until September 13, 2020

Phinizy Swamp Nature Park, 1858 Lock and Dam Road
Augusta, GA 30906 United States
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$2 per child (free for Friends of Phinizy) September's hike is full. Bring your children (toddlers to age 8) for a nature hike designed especially for them! They will enjoy a story before or after they spend their time exploring and experiencing nature first-hand.  Please wear comfortable closed-toe shoes & bring water to drink. No dogs, please. We meet at the Visitor Center Swamp Shop.  Please come early to sign in and pay. You must pre-register for this program and bring your payment to…

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Summer Wading Bird Guided Drive/Hike

August 15 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Phinizy Swamp Nature Park, 1858 Lock and Dam Road
Augusta, GA 30906 United States
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Phinizy is offering a Wading Bird Drive through the constructed wetlands. We will do some driving and hiking in search of wading birds: egrets, herons, night-herons, storks, and ibis. We will also be looking for shorebirds and any other bird that flies our way. Why do this in the dog days of August? Wading birds can be really confusing at this time of year due to all the immature birds. Little Blue Herons can look like Snowy Egrets and Black-crowned…

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September 2020

Puddle Ducks: Kids & Caregivers Club

September 1 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 10:00 am on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

Phinizy Swamp Nature Park, 1858 Lock and Dam Road
Augusta, GA 30906 United States
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$5 per child Bring your little ones (through age 5) out on the 1st Tuesday of each month at 10 AM for a great time together with stories, crafts, and hands-on fun in nature! For more information and to sign up, go to https://phinizycenter.org/puddle-ducks/ If you have already registered but need to cancel your reservation, please call us. 706-396-7707

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Swamp Saturday Hike

September 5 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day First of the month, repeating until December 6, 2020

Phinizy Swamp Nature Park, 1858 Lock and Dam Road
Augusta, GA 30906 United States
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$2 per person (free for Friends of Phinizy) Enjoy a guided, leisurely hike through approximately 2.5 miles of nature park trails. Children and adults will enjoy viewing the variety of wildlife, learning about the diverse plant life, and the importance of urban wetland ecology. Please wear comfortable closed-toe shoes and bring water to drink. No dogs, please. We meet at the Visitor Center Swamp Shop.  Please come early to sign in and pay. You must pre-register for this program and…

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Children’s Hike with Story Time

September 12 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Second of the month, repeating until September 13, 2020

Phinizy Swamp Nature Park, 1858 Lock and Dam Road
Augusta, GA 30906 United States
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$2 per child (free for Friends of Phinizy) September's hike is full. Bring your children (toddlers to age 8) for a nature hike designed especially for them! They will enjoy a story before or after they spend their time exploring and experiencing nature first-hand.  Please wear comfortable closed-toe shoes & bring water to drink. No dogs, please. We meet at the Visitor Center Swamp Shop.  Please come early to sign in and pay. You must pre-register for this program and bring your payment to…

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Volunteer Work Day

September 19 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on September 19, 2020 at 9:00 am

Phinizy Swamp Nature Park, 1858 Lock and Dam Road
Augusta, GA 30906 United States
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This is a time for volunteers to come together and make a difference for all of those who visit Phinizy Swamp Nature Park. Come on out and help us give the park some TLC! We will be maintaining trails and doing other projects around the park in small groups. Masks required when working closely with others.   Please contact Kim Dillard at 706-396-1418 or email her at kim.dillard@phinizycenter.org to sign up.

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Yoga Flow with Jane Cason

September 19 @ 9:00 am - 10:15 am
Phinizy Swamp Nature Park, 1858 Lock and Dam Road
Augusta, GA 30906 United States
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Yoga Flow is a series of basic yoga poses linked by breath and movement.  These poses create space in the body to promote increased flexibility,  balance, and mobility. This class will start with a warm-up,  followed by a series of standing poses, before moving to the floor to work on poses that stretch and strengthen the muscles that support the spine. We will end with 10 - 15 minutes of relaxation.  The class will run for 75 minutes. The green…

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Fall Migration Hike

September 26 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Phinizy Swamp Nature Park, 1858 Lock and Dam Road
Augusta, GA 30906 United States
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This hike is full. If you'd like to be put on the waitlist, please email Ruth.Mead@PhinzyCenter.org Enjoy a crisp fall morning on a hunt for migrating birds. We will also delight in lingering summer residents and arriving winter residents. Fall can be an exciting time for birding. Come join the fun! We will meet at the Visitor’s Parking lot at the front of the park. This event is led by Phinizy staff and Audubon’s field trip leader, Lois Stacey. $5…

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