Here is our calendar of events scheduled for 2017. Please remember that all events are subject to change! Please call before coming to make sure the event has not been cancelled. All events are weather permitting! All events take place outdoors!

2017 Calendar of Events


National Save the Frog Day Craft Program- April 29th 3:00 pm-3:30 pm

Kids can color a frog mask to take home. Kids will learn how frogs are important to the ecosystem and why they need to be saved! FREE EVENT!

celebrate arbor day

National Arbor Day Kids Craft-April 30th from 3:00 pm-3:30 pm.

Kids can make a pine cone and leaf coasters. They will learn why trees are important to our ecosystem. FREE! All Ages Welcome. The event will take place outdoors.

Dale Arrowood with bird

Birds of Prey on May 6 at 10:00, 12:30, & 3:30

Dale Arrowood performs flight demonstrations with owls, falcons, hawks and turkey vultures. He will discuss the role the birds play in their native natural environment, the importance of preserving habitat, and demonstrate how they fly their quarry down. Programs @ 10am, 12:30pm, & 3:30pm. This free program is sponsored by the Ocmulgee National Monument Association. Please leave dogs at home for this event.

Mother's Day

Mother's Day Kids Craft- May 13th from 3:00 pm-3:30 pm.

Kids can make a flower bookmark for their mom. FREE! All Ages Welcome! The event will take place outdoors.
book talk

Images of America: Central Georgia Textile Mills

Book Talk on April 29th from 10am-2pm With author Billie Coleman

Join author and Ocmulgee National Monument Association’s staff member, Billie Coleman, on April 29th as she discusses her recently released book, Central Georgia Textile Mills and the shared history of Ocmulgee National Monument and Bibb Manufacturing Company: Bibb Mill #1. The book talk will start at 10am followed by a book signing.
Former textile mill workers and residents of the textile mill villages are especially invited to attend. Come share your story of the textile mills in Central Georgia.
Presented by Ocmulgee National Monument Association
kids craft

Children's Summer Workshop- June 7, 14, 21,& 27- 9:30 am-1:30 pm Reservations Only!

Children between the ages of 6-12 can attend a workshop to learn about the hisory, culture, and nature of Ocmulgee National Monument. The children will participate in a one mile walk to see the Great Temple Mound. They will learn how to make American Indian pottery. They will make other crafts that teach either about the American Indians or the nature we have in the park. The will learn how to play American Indian games and learn American Indian creation stories. CHILDREN MUST BRING A LUNCH AND TWO DRINKS (one for the walk and one for their lunch). FREE!
Children can only attend once (same workshop every week). NO GROUPS ALLOWED! ONLY 25 KIDS PER WEEK SPACE IS LIMITED!

You must provide the child's name& age, parents name, address, phone

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Mailing Address:

1207 Emery Hwy
Macon, GA 31217


(478) 752-8257 x222

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