Recreation schedule

AUGUSTA AQUATICS CENTER

3157 DAMASCUS ROAD

(706) 261-0424

OPEN SWIM HOURS: Noon to 4 p.m. Monday-Thursday, noon to 7 p.m. Friday, noon to 3 p.m. Saturday

Augusta Canal National Heritage Area

1450 Greene st.

(706) 823-0440, Ext. 4

www.augustacanal.com

HOURS: 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-5:30 pm. Sunday; $6

BOAT TOURS: One-hour boat tours 9 a.m. daily, 11:30 a.m., 1:30 and 3 p.m. Monday-Friday; 10 and 11:30 a.m., 1:30, 3 and 5:30 p.m. Saturday; $12; three-hour boat tours 10 a.m. Saturday; $20

MACH ACADEMY

1850 CHESTER AVE.

(706) 796-5046

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: For tutoring, academic support, basic tennis and fitness instruction and computer literacy sessions; call or e-mail parks37@comcast.net

GROUP TENNIS INSTRUCTION CLINICS: 6-8 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays and 2-5 p.m. Saturdays; registration required

PRIVATE TENNIS LESSONS: Year-round by appointment only; registration required

FITNESS/STRENGTH TRAINING: Year-round by appointment only; registration required

MEADOW GARDEN

1320 INDEPENDENCE DRIVE

(706) 724-4174

HOURS: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Friday, open Saturdays by appointment only; historic farm home of Declaration of Independence signer George Walton

BOYHOOD HOME OF PRESIDENT WOODROW WILSON

419 SEVENTH ST.

(706) 722-9828

HOURS: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; groups by appointment

EZEKIEL HARRIS HOUSE

1840 BROAD ST.

(706) 737-2820

HOURS: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays, tours by appointment Tuesday-Friday

PHINIZY SWAMP NATURE PARK

1858 LOCK AND DAM ROAD

(706) 828-2109

SWAMP SATURDAYS: 2.5-mile guided hiking tour of the park; 9:30 a.m. first Saturday each month

FULL MOON HIKE: Join Academy of Southeastern Natural Sciences Academy staff on a walking tour that covers up to 2.5 miles and may encounter owls, frogs, beavers, bats and other night creatures; 9-11 p.m. Saturday; $6 Academy members, $10 others; registration required

SWAMP STOMP 5K RACE: 10th annual cross-country race through woods and wetlands with mild changes in elevation; no hard surfaces; no strollers or pets, please; 8 a.m. Saturday, April 16; water stations on route; dry condition course through woods, wet condition course around wetlands on gravel covered berms; register online at www.active.com or call (706) 828-2109; registration $23, $17 without T-shirt if registered by Thursday, April 14, race day registration $25, $20 without T-shirt; packet pick up and race day registration 8-8:45 a.m., Pfizer Pavilion, near the silos in the front of the park

SPRING MIGRATION WALK: Looking and listening for neo-tropical migrants and arriving summer birds, including vireos, buntings, warblers and tanagers; 8-11 a.m. Saturday, April 23; $6 Southeastern Natural Sciences Academy members, $8 others

FULL MOON HIKE: Join Academy of Southeastern Natural Sciences Academy staff on a walking tour that covers up to 2.5 miles and may encounter owls, frogs, beavers, bats and other night creatures; 9-11 p.m. Friday, July 15; $6 Academy members, $10 others; registration required

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