Monthly Archives:
June 2021

Lithonia Juneteenth Farmer’s Market
Jun 22, 2021
Lithonia Juneteenth Farmer’s Market

We spent Juneteenth with the volunteer board of the Flat Rock Archives at the Lithonia Farmer’s Market in historic downtown Lithonia! In spite of the rain, we had plenty of people stop by to...

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Enjoy Georgia Outdoors
Jun 15, 2021
Enjoy Georgia Outdoors

You might not have visited every part of the National Heritage Area – but Georgia Public Broadcasting has come close! Check out this wonderful special edition of Georgia Outdoors, focusing...

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Explore the Lithonia Farmer’s Market
Jun 9, 2021
Explore the Lithonia Farmer’s Market

On June 5th, 2021, Arabia Alliance staff and board set up at the Lithonia Farmer’s Market, located right in the middle of historic downtown Lithonia. Surrounded by buildings on the National...

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How to Avoid Ticks
Jun 7, 2021
How to Avoid Ticks

Summer’s here, and that means that ticks are, too. Don’t let these small arachnids deter you from enjoying the outdoors, though. It’s easy to take precautions and enjoy your hike at...

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Languishing? Step into Nature
Jun 4, 2021
Languishing? Step into Nature

As we emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic, many of us are still experiencing languishing, a psychological term meaning “the condition of absence of mental health, characterized by ennui, apathy,...

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Monadnocks Are Everywhere
Jun 1, 2021
Monadnocks Are Everywhere

You know Davidson-Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve and Panola Mountain State Park – but these aren’t the only rock outcrops (“monadnocks”) in the National Heritage Area. The...

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#PreservethePark with Alexis Herring!
Jun 1, 2021
#PreservethePark with Alexis Herring!

@Livinglifetheherringway is helping us get the word out about hiking at Arabia Mountain! Here’s what she had to say: I love doing “firsts” with my family. Hiking up Arabia Mountain was a...

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