Penny McHenry Hydrangea Festival @ Douglas County Courthouse and other locations throughout Douglas County
June 4, 2016 – June 5, 2016 all-day
The Penny McHenry Hydrangea Festival is a two-day event named in honor of Penny McHenry, American Hydrangea Society founder. In celebration of the festival, Douglas County homes and businesses decorate their property with hydrangeas and ribbons. The Festival includes a national award-winning flower show, market, garden tours, and concerts, as well as food and entertainment. Festival market, standard flower show, concerts, display gardens and complimentary gardens are all admission free. Ticketed events include: Garden Tours $25; Gardening forum $10
Junior “Get Golf Ready” Clinic @ West Pines Golf Club
June 9, 2016 @ 9:00 am – June 12, 2016 @ 12:00 pm
The West Pines Junior Get Golf Ready Camp is open to junior golfers ages 8 to 15. Camps are designed for the beginning junior golfer. Sessions will include basic golf instruction, fundamentals of the rules of golf, etiquette and competition designed to encourage the new golfer. Camp is limited to 18 students.
BTFP field trip Helen Tubing & Water Park @ Arbor Place Mall
June 11, 2016 all-day
Join Beyond the Front Porch for a day in the sun tubing on a 2 hour trip on the Chattahoochee River through the scenic Alpine Village of Helen, GA. Helen Ga Tubing provides your tube, US Coast Guard approved life preserver, and shuttle service. All you have to bring is your sunscreen, swimsuit, and appetite for fun. This activity, transportation and lunch is FREE for students on free/reduced lunch and $25 for all others. Register online at www.beyondthefrontporch.org, email email@example.com or call Kascia Lipford (404) 408-6448
BTFP field trip Consolidated Gold Mine @ Arbor Place Mall
July 9, 2016 all-day
Join Beyond the Front Porch as we head 200 feet underground and over 100 years back in time to experience life as a turn of the century gold miner. Not only will we enjoy the history and guided tour, but we will also learn how to pan for gold and mine for gems. This activity, transportation and lunch is FREE for students on free/reduced lunch and $25 for all others. Register at www.beyondthefrontporch.org, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Kascia Lipford (404) 408-6448.