The following events take place monthly and are free with your paid gate admission ($4 for adults, $3 for kids, free for park members).
WOODTURNING The Wiregrass Woodturners host a club meeting and woodturning demo every first Saturday of the month at 9:30 a.m. The public is invited to visit and learn how to make beautiful wooden items turned on a lathe. Wiregrass Woodturner members get in free. Meets in the Interpretive Center Classroom.
DULCIMER LESSON AND JAM The Landmark Dulcimer Club has a jam and practice session every first Saturday of the month at 1 p.m. You do not have to know how to read music! We prefer you bring your own Mountain Dulcimer but we do have a few practice dulcimers you can borrow if you want to give it a try. Show your instrument and get in for free! Meets in the Interpretive Center Auditorium.
REPTILES Landmark Park hosts a Reptile Feeding every first Sunday at 4 p.m. Meet our snakes and turtles and learn why these animals are so important to the environment. Interpretive Center Lobby.
SIT AND SEW Every second Saturday join the Evening Star Quilt Guild with your textile-based crafts for an informal sewing circle at the Landmark Park Sit and Sew from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Free for Quilt Guild members. Space is limited, first come first served. Meets in Interpretive Center Auditorium.
BLUEGRASS/COUNTRY/GOSPEL JAM Pickin’ in the Park takes place every second Saturday of the month at 10 a.m. Join musicians for a bluegrass, country and gospel jam session. Visitors are welcome to listen or participate. Show your instrument at the gate to receive free admission. All ages and skill levels are welcome.
ANTIQUE TRACTOR CLUB The Landmark Park Antique Tractor Club will meet on the third Saturday of each month at 9:30 a.m. in the Interpretive Center Library. This club has been established as a way for tractor enthusiasts to come together to share pictures of tractors, share interesting articles, trade/sell and enjoy the fellowship. The club participates in several tractor shows and tractor pulls during the year. To become a member, visit the meeting or email David Jay, firstname.lastname@example.org. Mention this meeting at the gate to receive free park admission.
BLACKSMITHING The Wiregrass Forge will present a Blacksmithing Demo every third Saturday of the month at 10 a.m. Watch as metal is heated and shaped into a variety of items.
BEEKEEPING Meet the Beekeepers is hosted by the Wiregrass Beekeepers. Observe the beekeepers at work and learn about honeybees. The meeting will begin in the Auditorium at 10 a.m. every third Saturday and then will move to the Observation Hives near the Ag Museum at noon (weather permitting). Veil is required for your safety. While bees are generally not aggressive, please do not attend this session if you are allergic!
HEARTH COOKING Join Alisa Hamm in the Watson Cabin on the fourth Saturday of the month from 10 a.m.-noon and watch as she cooks over an open hearth.
FIFTH SATURDAY FREEBIE Admission will be waived every fifth Saturday of the month. These don’t come around often so Mae sure to take advantage of this opportunity!