Monday, September 30, 2013

Arts & Crafts on October 9, 2013

Who?  South Cobb Homeschoolers

What?  Arts & Crafts

When?  Wednesday, October 9 at 11:30 am

Where?  South Cobb Library at 805 Clay Road, Mableton, GA 30126

How? This is FREE but RSVP is 

Let us know if you are coming by RSVP here

Friday, September 20, 2013

Berry Patch Farms Field Trip (Space is Limited- ONLY 4 More Slots Left)

Who? All South Cobb Homeschoolers (and their family/friends after members confirm)

What?  Berry Patch Farms Field Trip

When? Wednesday, October 23, 2013 from 9:45 am -1:00 pm (We will meet at the South Cobb Library (805 Clay Road Mableton, GA 30126) and travel together.  The tour will begin at 11:00 am)

Where? Berry Patch Farms at 786 Arnold Mill Road, Woodstock, GA.
Please arrive at the South Cobb Library (805 Clay Road Mableton, GA 30126) so we can arrive together as a group.

How?  It cost $6.50 for each person 2 and over.

RSVP REQUIRED!  CLICK HERE We have reached the maximum limit.  If you are interested, please sign up to be put on the waiting list.

You will receive a confirmation email if your spot is reserved.  Please cancel if you will not be able to attend so that others may come.

There will be a wagon hay ride.  Each child will go home with a pumpkin, coloring page and be served hot apple cider.

We will follow the field trip with our "potluck picnic" on the lawn so please bring a snack to share and blanket to sit on.

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Fernbank Museum Homeschool Day

Fernbank Museum Homeschool Day
Monday, September 30 from 10am – 5pm
Immerse your child in a special day of hands-on learning adventures during Fernbank’s Homeschool Day. Participate in educational activities directed by Fernbank’s education teamYour child can also enjoy a chance to socialize with other homeschoolers, experience the new special exhibition Marco Polo: Man & Myth or see a film in Fernbank’s IMAX® Theatre (additional ticket).  

Homeschool Day Activities 
Guided Tour of Marco Polo
1pm and 2pm
·         No reservations required
·         Meet at special exhibition gallery entrance (Lower Level)
·         Tour will be led by an educator team member
·         All ages welcome; ideal for middle and high school students

Marco Polo Scavenger Hunt
10am – 5pm
·         Museum-wide scavenger hunt for all ages

Drop-In Activities in the Naturalist Center
1pm – 4pm
·         No reservations required
·         Hands-on exploration related to the Marco Polo exhibition
·         All ages welcome, ideal for elementary school students

Self-Guided Museum Tours10am – 5pm
Explore the Museum at your own pace. Come face-to-face with the world's largest dinosaurs, explore the development of life on Earth through the landscapes of present-day Georgia, connect with cultures from around the globe, engage in a variety of hands-on exhibitions and more!
Films in the IMAX® Theatre
Choose from two educational and entertaining films: Penguins and Hidden Universe. Separate ticket purchase required.  
Homeschool Day Admission Ticket Prices
·         Member Adults: Free
·         Member Children: Free
·         Non-member Adults: $17.50*
·         Non-member Children: $7*
Call 404.929.6400 to purchase Homeschool Day tickets. Please note: Advance registration is required and Museum Store will be close on September 30. 
If you have questions about Fernbank’s Homeschool Day, please contact us at or 404.929.6306.
*Homeschool Day participants must present a state letter of intent to qualify for these special Homeschool Day rates.