Fall Programs are open for Registration

Our fall line-up of Homeschool, Middle Homeschool, Preschool Adventures, Time Travelers Club, My Best Friend/ Doll Club, and Cooking and Crafts has been set and is open for registrations! Join us for a season filled with exploration, appreciation, and preservation.


Cooking and Crafts

This creative program is a fun way to experience history through simple recipes and heritage crafts enjoyed in the past. Each class includes a cooking activity and a craft!. Taught by Ms. Alison.

Start Date Themes/Topics
9/13/2018 Berry Harvest
10/11/2018 Whole New World of Pizza
11/8/2018 Johnny Cakes
12/13/2018 Peppermint Bark

Each class stands on its own, so attend one, all, or several.

  • 4:30pm – 6:00pm
  • Ages 6-11, Grades 1-5
  • $7 for members, $10 for non-members. Your Family Discount will be applied automatically in the cart.

Register for Cooking and Crafts!


Full Moon Hikes

Do you enjoy listening to the bumps of the night?Join us and learn about the science of sounds at night. Enjoy an hour hike at the scenic Autrey Mill Nature Preserve!

Expand your sense of wonder during these night hikes. We will be looping around down to the creek to explore the natural environment here at Autrey Mill. Hikes are open to all ages, but best suited to those who can easily walk a third of a mile.

Date
9/24/2018
10/24/2018
11/15/2018
1/21/2018
  • 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
  • $5 or free for Members
  • This is a Grown Up and ME Experience

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Home School Adventures

Our Homeschool curriculum provides an exciting learning experience developed to engage students in the study of topics combining environmental studies, nature, heritage, and science. Homeschool lessons based on nationally recognized curriculum and correlated with Georgia State standards in Life Science, Physical Science, and History. Stay after on Thursday classes for the Time Travelers Club!

This season’s overarching theme is TALL TALES! We will go back in time to explore nature and history through interactive games, stories, exploration, and crafts.

Start Date Themes/Topics
9/14/2018 Johnny Appleseed
9/20/2018 Paul Bunyan
10/12/2018 Bulltop Stormalong
10/18/2018 Pecos Bill
11/15/2018 Johns Henry
11/28/2018 Mose Humpherys
12/14/2018 Joe Magarac
12/20/2018 Davey Crockett
1/23/2018 Sam Patch

Each class stands on its own, so attend one, all, or several.

  • 10:00am – 2:00pm (bring a packed lunch and drink)
  • Ages 6-11, Grades 1-5
  • $25 for members, $30 for non-members Your Family Discount will be applied automatically in the cart

 

Register for Home School!


Middle Home School Adventures

This advanced Homeschool Program is designed to inspire exploration, appreciation, and preservation of local history and the Natural Environment.

Start Date Themes/Topics
9/26/2018 Dissecting the Past and Nature
10/24/2018 The Past and Nature

Each class stands on its own, so attend one, all, or several

  • 10 am – 2pm
  • Ages 9-13, Grades 5-8
  • $25 for members, $30 for non-members

Sign your children up today!


My Best Friend Club/ Doll Club

Bring a doll to the heritage village to join in on a variety of activities like making dollhouses, doll accessories, a doll journal, dressing up in period costumes, and tea parties. Games, hikes, explorations of our historic buildings, and other fun activities with a historical focus shared with a special friend. Held on the last Friday of the month.

Start Date Themes/Topics
9/28/2018 Paper Dolls of the 40s
10/19/2018 Yarn Dolls in the 1800s
11/30/2018 Corn Dolls in the 1700’s
12/21/2018 Tea Party and Clothes Pin Dolls
1/25/2019 Sock Dolls in the 30s

Each class stands on its own, so attend one, all, or several.

  • 4:30pm – 6:00pm
  • Ages 6-11, Grades 1-5
  • $8 for members, $10 for non-members. Your Family Discount will be applied automatically in the cart.

Sign your children up today!


Preschool Adventures

A program about the natural and historic environment at Autrey Mill. Our Preschool Adventure series based on a nationally recognized curriculum in life and physical sciences. Each adventure is different and has a theme chosen to spark a preschooler’s imagination. Included is a brief nature hike and a hands-on activity or craft.

This season’s overarching theme is SENSES! Join us as we explore nature and bring the past alive through sensory explorations.

Start Date Themes/Topics
9/4/2018 Yummy Nature
9/21/2018 Flavors of History
10/2/2018 Nature Textures
10/19/2018 Touching History
11/6/2018 A Wiff of Nature
11/16/2018 A Wiff Of History
12/4/2018 Eye Spy Nature
12/21/2018 Seeing History
1/15/2019 Sense of Exploration
  • 10:00am – 11:30am
  • Selected Tuesdays and Fridays
  • Ages 3-6 (A parent or guardian must accompany their child)
  • Programs are rain or shine – other activities will replace the hike in case of inclement weather.
  • $7 for members, $10 for non-members.
  • Parents are free but are required to stay for the program. No charge for non-participating siblings.

Class size is limited.

Register for Preschool Adventures!


Time Travelers Club

This club will transport explorers to various periods in history! Participants will discover these eras through engaging activities, games, and crafts from the past. Held on a Thursday after Homeschool.

Start Date Themes/Topics
9/20/2018 Groovy 70’s
10/19/2018 A Brave New World
11/15/2018 The Original Americans
12/20/2018 Full Stream Ahead!

Each class stands on its own, so attend one, all, or several.

  • 2:00pm – 4:00pm
  • Ages 6-11, Grades 1-5
  • $10 for members, $15 for non-members. Your Family Discount will be applied automatically in the cart.

Register Your Child Today!