Nov
3
Sat
2018 Georgia Gravity Games @ Downtown Douglasville
Nov 3 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
2018 Georgia Gravity Games @ Downtown Douglasville

The Georgia Gravity Games is a gravity-only car race competition sponsored by Google, Georgia Tech and the City of Douglasville. The event is an educational, hands-on activity designed to get young people excited about STEM subjects. Along with the race, Gravity Games includes a science festival on Science Street with STEM-based games and activities from nearly a dozen exhibitors for competitors and spectators to enjoy throughout the day.

Nov
10
Sat
BTFP Field Trip National Infantry Museum and Soldier’s Center @ Arbor Place Mall
Nov 10 all-day
BTFP Field Trip National Infantry Museum and Soldier's Center @ Arbor Place Mall | Douglasville | Georgia | United States

Join Beyond the Front Porch as we experience an immersive experience featuring over 230 years of Military History located in Columbus, GA just outside of Fort Benning. This 190,000 sq foot museum houses more than 70,000 military artifacts. We will also enjoy an IMAX movie. Register today online at www.beyondthefrontporch.org, email info@beyondthefrontporch.org or call Kascia Lipford (470) 729-3988.

Dec
8
Sat
BTFP End of the Year Celebration @ Ike Owings Community Center
Dec 8 all-day
BTFP End of the Year Celebration @ Ike Owings Community Center | Douglasville | Georgia | United States

This is the time of year for us to reflect on the field trip experiences that we have shared with many families during the year. We will also recognize the support of our Transportation Sponsors, Lunch Sponsors, Seat Sponsors, Volunteers and Board of Directors. All attendees will enjoy a catered dinner, music, photo booth and entertainment provided by a Caricature and balloon artist. Then we will reveal the field trip calendar for the following year! Register today online at www.beyondthefrontporch.org, email info@beyondthefrontporch.org or call Kascia Lipford (470) 729-3988.

Dec
22
Sat
Cocoa & Canvases @ Ike Owings Community Center
Dec 22 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Cocoa & Canvases @ Ike Owings Community Center

Get in the holiday spirit with this family friendly paint event! Enjoy hot cocoa and Christmas cookies while creating a beautiful wintry snow globe scene featuring a lively snowman!!

Parents, do you need to do some last minute shopping? Finalize holiday preparations? If your child is age 6 and up feel free to drop them off while you go and grab your last minute essentials! If you have finished all your prep and just want to enjoy a family event feel free to come in and paint alongside your child!
If you have a second child you get $10 off their admission!!

**LIMITED SPACE IS AVAILABLE**

Come and create an one of a kind masterpiece to have as a keepsake or give as a wonderful gift!
Painting instruction time is 2 hours and a hot cocoa and cookie treat will be provided as well! All supplies will be provided for you, no experience is necessary.

Jan
5
Sat
Girls Mentor Program Launch: Meet & Greet @ Kingdom Builders Ministry
Jan 5 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Girls Mentor Program Launch: Meet & Greet @ Kingdom Builders Ministry

Come and hear about all the exciting things this program has to offer the young girl(s) in your life. Light refreshments will be served.

We are also looking for mentors and volunteers! (Women Only)

Talitha Cumi Mentor Program is for girls ages 7-17. This program is designed to help girls develop into strong, healthy, sophisticated, goal-oriented young women of the future.

Jan
12
Sat
BTFP College Football Hall of Fame Field Trip @ Beyond the Front Porch
Jan 12 all-day
BTFP College Football Hall of Fame Field Trip @ Beyond the Front Porch

Join Beyond the Front Porch as we participate in a guided STEAM Tour and Workshop to show evidence of similarities between artists and scientists. Students will explore how artists are creative problem solvers through engaging in the creative design process. Our students will also participate in an hands-on workshop to bring together everything experienced in the tour. This activity, transportation and lunch is FREE for students on free/reduced lunch and $25 for all others.

Jan
26
Sat
FREE Morning Yoga and Meditation Flow (All Ages Welcome) @ Arbor Place Mall
Jan 26 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
FREE Morning Yoga and Meditation Flow (All Ages Welcome) @ Arbor Place Mall

Group Yoga with moments of stillness, allowing the perfect length of Meditation to go deeply and comfortably into yourself.

For beginners and experienced alike. All ages welcome.

Please bring yoga mat, water bottle and towel.

Located inside the mall in front of Belk on the carpet. Enter through one of the main entrances and walk to Belk.

If you would like to donate for teaching and teaching resources to keep events free, please donate here https://keepdouglasvilleflexible.givingfuel.com/keep-douglasville-flexible (cash donations are not accepted on mall property)

Feb
2
Sat
FREE Morning Yoga and Meditation Flow (All Ages Welcome) @ Arbor Place Mall
Feb 2 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
FREE Morning Yoga and Meditation Flow (All Ages Welcome) @ Arbor Place Mall

Group Yoga with moments of stillness, allowing the perfect length of Meditation to go deeply and comfortably into yourself.

For beginners and experienced alike. All ages welcome.

Please bring yoga mat, water bottle and towel.

Located inside the mall in front of Belk on the carpet. Enter through one of the main entrances and walk to Belk.

If you would like to donate for teaching and teaching resources to keep events free, please donate here https://keepdouglasvilleflexible.givingfuel.com/keep-douglasville-flexible (cash donations are not accepted on mall property)

Feb
9
Sat
BTFP National Center for Civil & Human Rights Field Trip @ Beyond the Front Porch
Feb 9 all-day
BTFP National Center for Civil & Human Rights Field Trip @ Beyond the Front Porch

Join Beyond the Front Porch as we tour the National Center for Civil & Human Rights in Atlanta, GA. This museum is dedicated to the achievements of both the civil rights movement in the United States and the broader worldwide human rights movement. This first of three phase 35,000 sq ft facility opened to the public on June 23, 2014. This activity, transportation and lunch is FREE for students on free/reduced lunch and $25 for all others.

FREE Morning Yoga and Meditation Flow (All Ages Welcome) @ Arbor Place Mall
Feb 9 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
FREE Morning Yoga and Meditation Flow (All Ages Welcome) @ Arbor Place Mall

Group Yoga with moments of stillness, allowing the perfect length of Meditation to go deeply and comfortably into yourself.

For beginners and experienced alike. All ages welcome.

Please bring yoga mat, water bottle and towel.

If you would like to donate for teaching and teaching resources to keep events free, please donate here https://keepdouglasvilleflexible.givingfuel.com/keep-douglasville-flexible (cash donations are not accepted on mall property)