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SOUTH CAROLINA

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ZOOM! INTO SPRING CAMP: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday-Wednesday and April 9-11; 500 Wildlife Parkway, Columbia; for ages 6-10; three-day camp, $100 Riverbank Society members, $130 others; (803) 779-8717, ext. 1113, www.riverbanks.org

QUASQUICENTENNIAL CELEBRATION: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, April 14, The McCormick County Chamber of Commerce has planned a Spring Bonanza to celebrate and acknowledge the town's 125 years of being incorporated. McCormick is approximately 40 miles north of Augusta. Call (864) 852-2835.

NATIONAL WILD TURKEY FEDERATION WILD TURKEY CENTER AND MUSEUM

Edgefield (803) 637-3106

LEGACY SCULPTURE AND GARDEN: Outdoor Education Center, two miles of hiking trails, wetlands habitat and a pavilion; self-guided tours 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday, guided group and weekend tours by appointment; www.nwtf.org

STATE PARK SERVICE

(803) 734-0156

RESERVATIONS FOR RENTAL FACILITIES: Camping reservations for coastal state parks should be made by telephone, mail or in person at least 14 days before occupancy dates for a minimum of four nights during the week or three nights on weekends. Call Edisto Beach, Hunting Island, Huntington Beach or Myrtle Beach state parks to make reservations; maximum stay on a campsite is 14 days; South Carolina State Parks System, 1205 Pendleton St., Columbia, SC 29201

STATE MUSEUM

Columbia (803) 898-4921

HOURS: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday

ADMISSION FEES: $5 adults, $3 ages 3-12, younger than 3 admitted free, $1 first Sunday of the month

FREE ADMISSION PROGRAM: Tuesday; South Carolina State Museum offers free admission to members of any museum support group

SPACE EXPLORATION: Ongoing exhibit focusing on the unmanned exploration of Mars, with a model of the Mars rover

COLUMBIA MUSEUM OF ART

(803) 343-2216

HOURS: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Fridays; 1-5 p.m. Sundays; closed Mondays, Tuesdays

ADMISSION FEES: $5 adults, $4 for 60 and older

GEORGIA

SPECIAL EVENTS

RAILROAD DAYS FESTIVAL: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday; Town Square, Camak, Ga.; with live music, games, amusement rides for children, railroad exhibits, displays, arts and crafts, antique tractors, classic cars, food, model trains, raffle items; (706) 465-1904, www.camaksrailroaddays.com

JARRELL PLANTATION STATE HISTORIC SITE

Juliette (478) 986-5172

HOURS: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 2-5:30 p.m. Sunday, closed Monday; $4 adults, $3.50 ages 62 and older, $2.50 ages 6-18, $2 students, free ages 5 and younger; group rates available


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