April 22, 2014 - April 26, 2014
82nd Annual Newton County Fair
3190 Mill Street NE
Saturday, May 10, 2014Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
J.A.K.E.S. Day Festival
543 Elliott Trail Mansfield, Ga. 30055
Come to Charlie Elliott Wildlife Centers J.A.K.E.S. Day Festival on Saturday, May 10, 2014! This fun-filled event runs takes place at the Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center's Brooke Ager Discovery Area in Mansfield, GA. All ages are welcome! Call 770-784-3059 for more information.
Sponsors for the Festival include the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division and the Georgia Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation.
Admission is FREE and includes an array of activities that focus on wildlife, conservation efforts, and outdoor recreational opportunities in Georgia. Children can try their hands at archery, fishing, shooting sports, and go on a mini-boat ride with a WRD Conservation Ranger. Show your spirit for the outdoors by getting your face decorated with wildlife art! Presentations scheduled for this event include retriever demonstrations and live snake and bird of prey programs. The GA Chapter of NWTF will have FREE t-shirts and food for the first 500 kids! For kids under 17 years old, memberships in the NWTFs JAKES club (Juniors Acquiring Knowledge, Ethics, & Sportsmanship) available for a small fee.
Saturday May 10, 2014
Makin' Memories Pickin' Strawberries10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Mitcham Farm 797 Macedonia Church Rd, Oxford--
Contact Kevin Mitcham 770-855-1530