Summer Wading Bird Guided Drive/Hike

Phinizy Swamp Nature Park 1858 Lock and Dam Road, Augusta, GA

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... Read more »

Great Georgia Pollinator Census at Phinizy

Phinizy Swamp Nature Park 1858 Lock and Dam Road, Augusta, GA

Georgians of all ages from all over the state will join efforts to document our pollinators. Won't you join us? Phinizy Swamp Nature Park is proud to be hosting a pollinator count as part of the Great Georgia Pollinator Census! The Great Georgia Pollinator Census is a historical initiative where Georgians will record the numbers and... Read more »

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Puddle Ducks: Kids & Caregivers Club

Phinizy Swamp Nature Park 1858 Lock and Dam Road, Augusta, GA

$10 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! Due to popular demand, we have added a Wednesday option through December! For more information and to sign up, go to https://phinizycenter.org/puddle-ducks/ If... Read more »

Puddle Ducks: Kids & Caregivers Club

Phinizy Swamp Nature Park 1858 Lock and Dam Road, Augusta, GA

$10 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! Due to popular demand, we have added a Wednesday option through December! For more information and to sign up, go to https://phinizycenter.org/puddle-ducks/ If... Read more »

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Yoga Flow with Jane Cason

Phinizy Swamp Nature Park 1858 Lock and Dam Road, Augusta, GA

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... Read more »

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Volunteer Work Day

Phinizy Swamp Nature Park 1858 Lock and Dam Road, Augusta, GA

Volunteers are the driving force keeping the park’s trails and structures repaired and maintained.  Would you be willing to volunteer a few hours of your time to give the park some TLC?  We will work on priority projects around Phinizy Swamp Nature Park. We welcome families!  Some projects may only be appropriate for certain ages.... Read more »

Fall Migration Hike

Phinizy Swamp Nature Park 1858 Lock and Dam Road, Augusta, GA

This event is full. 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... Read more »

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Puddle Ducks: Kids & Caregivers Club

Phinizy Swamp Nature Park 1858 Lock and Dam Road, Augusta, GA

$10 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! Due to popular demand, we have added a Wednesday option through December! For more information and to sign up, go to https://phinizycenter.org/puddle-ducks/ If... Read more »

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Puddle Ducks: Kids & Caregivers Club

Phinizy Swamp Nature Park 1858 Lock and Dam Road, Augusta, GA

$10 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! Due to popular demand, we have added a Wednesday option through December! For more information and to sign up, go to https://phinizycenter.org/puddle-ducks/ If... Read more »

Rivers Alive Cleanup

Phinizy Swamp Nature Park 1858 Lock and Dam Road, Augusta, GA

Georgia's 70,150 miles of streams and rivers need your help! Our waterways provide us with fresh drinking water, great recreational opportunities like canoeing and fishing, and they serve as a pleasant respite from our busy day to day lives. The pandemic has led to more waste entering our waterways. This is your opportunity to help... Read more »