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May 16, 2024
Running Up For Air: Clean Air Vert Challenge

Join us for the final leg of our spring running series! On June 1 from 9AM-12PM at Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area we run and walk to raise money and awareness for organizations working...

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May 13, 2024
Arabia Mountain Hidden Gems Hike

Arabia Mountain Hidden Gems Hike Join us as we explore lesser-known trails throughout Arabia Mountain, and discover the natural treasures hidden within them. Each hike of this series will cover...

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Mar 1, 2024
Color In Nature Family Hike

Come explore the blooming plants and diverse colors that can be seen in and around Arabia Mountain in the spring. We will be hiking around 2 miles, so come ready...

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Mar 1, 2024
Nature Adventure Play

Families, come to Davidson-Arabia Mountain’s Nature Center as we explore the park. This program is designed for kids aged 3-6. Kids (and parents!) are encouraged to pick up sticks, splash...

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Mar 1, 2024
Nature Adventure Play

Families, come to Davidson-Arabia Mountain’s Nature Center as we explore the park. This program is designed for kids aged 3-6. Kids (and parents!) are encouraged to pick up sticks, splash...

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People Protect Places—Leave No Trace
Feb 29, 2024
People Protect Places—Leave No Trace

With warmer weather, it’s important to remember the delicateness of the Heritage Area’s environments, and how its on visitors to help protect Arabia Mountain and beyond. Did you know that...

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Jan 25, 2024
Super New Moon Hike At Arabia Mountain

Join us for a fun hike under the stars at Davidson-Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve! We’ll travel to Arabia Peak to see the night sky, and explore nearby nature trails to...

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Feb 27, 2023
Sunsets and Scientists

Join Ranger Robby with federal and state researchers to learn about Arabia’s most endangered plants and our conservation success story that is protecting them.  We’ll hike to the summit,...

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Feb 27, 2023
Arabia Wellness Walk

Join DeKalb County Wellness Coordinator Michelle Walldorff on a walk for wellness.  Come learn tips, receive support, and take in the health benefits of...

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Things to Do in Lithonia
Aug 4, 2022
Things to Do in Lithonia

Have you visited historic Lithonia? Once the granite capital of the world, this small southern city is situated at the northern end of the National Heritage Area and offers a...

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Quilt Making in the Flat Rock Community
Jul 14, 2022
Quilt Making in the Flat Rock Community

Quilt making has played an important role in the history of Flat Rock, one of the oldest Black communities in Georgia. Listen as Johnny Waits and Patricia Bryant, both descendants...

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