Discovery Saturday at Elachee

Event Date

Saturday, July 9, 2022
10:00am - 3:00pm


Dates & times for July 2022
Saturday, July 9, 2022 10:00am - 3:00pm


Elachee Nature Science Center
2125 Elachee Drive
2125 Elachee Drive
Gainesville GA 30504


  • Bark to Basics: $10.00
  • Animal Showcases (non-member, adult): $5.00
  • Animal Showcases (non-member, child): $3.00


The following programs are individually priced and require separate registrations, as noted.


Bark to Basics

Join Elachee and a forest health specialist from the Georgia Forestry Commission for a tree and forest ecology program, then take a guided hike to practice tree identification with the experts!  

Forest Ecology Program and Tree Hike

Program Fee: $10 Per Person (Elachee Members $5) Limited to 20 Participants (restricted to ages 14 and up)
Program Session: 9-11:30am

Participation by Registration Only

Live Animal Showcases

Meet Elachee’s Live Animal Ambassadors during a 45-minute presentation with an Elachee Teaching Naturalist and then tour the Live Animal Exhibit.

Program Fee: $5 Per Adult, $3 Per Child (ages 2 to 12), Elachee Member FREE Limited to 20 Participants
Program Session Times: 11am and 1pm

Facility Amenities
  • Parking on Site
  • Public Restrooms
Payment Options
  • American Express
  • MasterCard
  • Discover
  • Visa
  • Cash Only
General Information
  • Family-Friendly