Reed Creek Nature Park and Interpretive Center

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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

 

Insect Investigation
Join us in learning about our six-legged friends as we catch and release insects with bug nets in different areas of the park. For ages 5 & up. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration is required by calling 706-210-4027 or email Kim Byne at kbyne@columbiacountyga.gov. Members: free; non-members: $2/child.

Friday, September 4
4:30pm - 5:30pm

Kids Night Out
Hey kids! Leave your parents at home while you have fun at Reed Creek Nature Park! We'll have a blast exploring under the stars, playing games, and watching an indoor movie. Bring a flashlight, and a blanket. Pizza, popcorn, and juice are provided. For ages 5 to 12. Pre-registration is required by calling 706-210-4027 or email Kim Byne at kbyne@columbiacountyga.gov. Members: $15/child ($12 for each additional child); non-members: $20/child ($17 for each additional child).

Friday, September 11
6:00pm - 9:30pm

Pond Exploration
With dip nets in hand, children will explore and learn about what critters live in our pond. Be prepared to get wet and muddy. For ages 5 & up. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration is required by calling 706-210-4027 or email Kim Byne at kbyne@columbiacountyga.gov. Members: free; non-members: $2/child.

Saturday, September12
10:00am - 11:00am

Family Movie Night
Come join us under the stars at Reed Creek Nature Park with your blankets, beach chairs, and snacks to watch Penguins of Madagascar on the big screen. The movie will start at dusk, but come early to stake your ground and enjoy the pre-movie dance contest or take a walk on our boardwalk. $2/person; free popcorn and a drink. For more information call 706-210-4027 or email Kim Byne at kbyne@columbiacountyga.gov.

Friday, September 25
movie starts at dusk (approximately 7:30pm)

Fall Nature Clubs
Children will explore outdoors and learn about their natural environment. We'll hike in the upland forest, dip net in the pond, explore the creek, and more! Pre-registration is required by calling 706-210-4027 or email Kim Byne at kbyne@columbiacountyga.gov. Session 1:
 $25/child; session 2: $20/child.

Session 1

6-8 year olds:     Tuesdays, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
                            September 8 & 22, October 6 & 20, and November 3

9-11 year olds:   Thursdays, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
                            September 10 & 24, October 8 & 22, and November 5

Session 2

6-8 year olds:     Wednesdays, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
                            September 9 & 23, October 7 & 21

 

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  


 

 



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