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Columbia County's only Nature Park with Activities for the Whole Family        

    Reed Creek Butterweek and Boardwalk    

3820 Park Lane
Martinez, Ga  30907
      706-210-4027      
www.reedcreekpark.com

"Your Local Nature Center"

Located just behind the Zaxby's, across from the West Lake subdivision and next to the Forest Creek subdivision, off of Fury's Ferry Road in Martinez.  

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Our mission, as part of the Columbia County Recreation Department, is to offer quality customer service to the citizens of Columbia County by striving to enrich their lives by providing opportunities through programs and activities during their leisure time.
 
Trails are open sunrise to sunset, 7 days a week. A map is posted on the front door of the education building.
 
 
Birthday Parties for Children ages 5 and Up: Does your child enjoy nature and the outdoors? Then sign up for a birthday party at Reed Creek Nature Park and Interpretive Center. With indoor and outdoor games and activities, children will have a chance to explore the natural world. Please e-mail EHobbs@columbiacountyga.gov or call 706-210-4027
 
Interested in Membership? We have a $50 annual family membership to help support our park. Please e-mail EHobbs@columbiacountyga.gov to receive a membership form.
 
Upcoming Programs at Reed Creek Nature Park
 
 
Full Moon Meander
See nature by the light of the moon with a walk through our wetlands after the sun has set. For ages 5 & up. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration is required by calling 706-210-4027 or email ehobbs@columbiacountyga.gov. Members: free; non-members: $2/child.
 
Saturday, December 6
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
and
Saturday, January 3
7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
 
The World of Owls
Come join us to learn about the owls that live in Georgia. We'll talk about their adaptations, and their natural history. Then, we'll disect owl pellets to discover what they eat! For ages 5 & up. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration is required by calling 706-210-4027 or email ehobbs@columbiacountyga.gov. Members: free; non-members: $2/child.
 
Friday, January 23
7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
 
Nocturnal Nightcrawlers
We'll learn about animals that are active at night and discuss how they are able to be so crafty while everyone else is sound asleep! For ages 5 & up. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration is required by calling 706-210-4027 or email ehobbs@columbiacountyga.gov. Members: free; non-members: $2/child.
 
Friday, February 13
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
 
Simply Science: Squishy Sensations
Join us in learning the steps of the scientific method as we create slimy, squishy, bouncy, springy balls out of different materials. For ages 5 & up. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration is required by calling 706-210-4027 or email ehobbs@columbiacountyga.gov. Members: free; non-members: $2/child.
 
Saturday, February 21
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
 
All About Frogs
Join us for this indoor and outdoor program to learn about our local frogs and how we are studying them through a calling survey at Reed Creek Park. We'll go outdoors to listen to frogs using the calling survey protocol. For ages 5 & up. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration is required by calling 706-210-4027 or email ehobbs@columbiacountyga.gov. Members: free; non-members: $2/child.
 
Friday, February27
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
 
 
Nature Clubs
 
These clubs encourage children to explore and appreciate our natural world with indoor and outdoor activities. Pre-registration is required by calling 706-210-4027 or email ehobbs@columbiacountyga.gov. $25/child.
 
Session 1:
 
 
6 - 8 year olds:              Tuesdays, 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
                                       January 6 & 20, February 3 & 17, and March 3
 
9 - 11 year olds:            Thursdays, 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
                                        January 8 & 22, February 5 & 19, and March 5
 
 
Session 2:                   
 
 
6 - 8 year olds:             Tuesdays, 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
                                      January 6 & 20, February 3 & 17, and March 3
 
9 - 11 year olds:           Thursdays, 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
                                       January 8 & 22, February 5 & 19, and March 5
 
 
 
 
 
 
 Adopt-a-Stream Training for Adults
 
Join local volunteer Mike Reardon to learn how you can collect important data each month on the health of a local stream for the state of Georgia.  You may register for this adult program by calling 706-210-4027.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Reed Creek Girl Catching Insects  Reed Creek Leah and Frog  


 

 



Last updated date: 12/3/2014 7:13:33 AM

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