The Georgia-Alabama Land Trust Calendar of Events
We are committed to developing event programming that will engage and inform the public. These events range from graduate-level training programs to simple walks in the woods. We believe in creating a wide variety of experiences that can further connect people to their natural surroundings.
February 7, 2018 – Albany,GA UGA Extension Office, 125 Pine Avenue Suite 100, Albany, GA 31701
February 28, 2018 – Rome, GA Chieftan’s Museum, Grizzard Center, 501 Riverside Parkway, Rome, GA 30161
March 7, 2018 – Gadsden, AL Hampton Inn, 129 River Road, Gadsden, AL 35901
March 21, 2018 – Atlanta, GA Lorrie Stafford’s house, 1708 Fernleaf Circle, Atlanta, GA 30318
April 11, 2018 – Savannah, GA GALT Office 428 Bull Street Suite 201, Savannah, GA 31401
May 9, 2018 – Tuscaloosa, AL JMF Office 2200 Jack Warner Parkway Suite 300, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
May 23, 2018 – Piedmont, AL GALT Office, 426 Old Ladiga Road, Piedmont, AL 36272
TIME: 9:30 AM until 5:00 PM, local time.
Preregistration is required and appointments are preferred so that we are able to make the process as
quick and easy as possible for you. Please register one week prior to desired workshop.
TO REGISTER: Contact Jamie Williamson at 256.447.1006 or Amy Gaddy email@example.com.
Here are some of the events we have hosted in the recent past:
Join us for an evening of dinner, drinks and music at our 3rd annual fundraiser in support of the Georgia-Alabama Land Trust and its mission of Protecting Land for Present and Future Generations. Enjoy the natural beauty of a conserved riverside retreat and tour the DuBose family’s private collections. Tickets $100 & sponsorships from $1,000.
Where: Atlanta, GA
When: Saturday, October 21, 2017
5th Annual Rayday
The Ray C. Anderson Foundation sponsors this day of discovery about sustainability in a Serenbe country meadow. This fun-filled, family-oriented event includes delicious offerings from food trucks, as well as hay rides, hot-air balloons, children’s activities and learning booths. Come meet our Georgia-Alabama Land Trust representatives, make new connections, and join in the conversation about sustainable living at this zero waste event.
Where: Serenbe Inn Meadow – Chattahoochee Hills, GA 30268
When: Sunday, October 15, 2017 from 3 – 6PM
Conservation Easements for forest landowners and their advisors
Join us in Macon this September for our annual two-day course about Conservation Easements focused on Landowners and their Advisors. Professional course credit will be offered for attendees.
Where: Mercer School of Law, Macon, GA
When: Tuesday – Wednesday, September 19th – 20th, 2017
Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 912.231.0507 for more information.
4th Annual Duck Derby on Terrapin Creek
Our annual Duck Derby is returning for the 4th year! Adopt a duck for $5 for a chance to win a 10-ft Tarpon 100 kayak (along with other great prizes)! We will have live entertainment, FREE hot dogs provided by WM Grocery, and lots of other family fun! Save the date and spread the word!! Proceeds from the event will benefit Georgia-Alabama Land Trust, to help support the mission of protecting land for present and future generations!
When: Saturday, August 26th 11AM – 2PM CDT
Where: 4114 County Road 175, Piedmont Alabama 36272
Free, family friendly event!