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Tuesday, August 01, 2017
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BEYOND THE FRONT PORCH (click this link to redirect to website for more information)


Beyond the Front Porch concentrates on providing educational field trips to school-aged youth in order to foster and encourage their personal growth through enriching physical and mental opportunities. Events and day trips occur the second Saturday of each month to Georgia, Alabama or Tennessee.

Disclosures: No Refunds, No adults traveling without children

All Trips include Activity, Transportation, and Lunch

* Calendar Subject to Change


Saturday, August 12 – US Space & Rocket Center – $25 ($30 after August 5th deadline to register)

Join Beyond the Front Porch as we embark on a daylong adventure designed to introduce visitors to the dramatic history of space exploration, from early spaceflight to the shuttle program and beyond! We will visit the Museum, Shuttle Park, Rocket Park, have access to Public Simulators.

Saturday, September 9 – Zoo Atlanta – $25 ($30 after September 2rd deadline to register)

Join Beyond the Front Porch as we tour Zoo Atlanta that houses over 1,500 animals representing more than 220 species. The zoo is home to the nation’s largest zoological collections of gorillas and orangutans and is one of only four zoos in the U.S. currently housing giant pandas.

Saturday, October 14 – Museum of Aviation – $25 ($30 after October 7th deadline to register)

Join Beyond the Front Porch as we visit the Museum of Aviation in Warner Robins GA.This will be a tour of one or more buildings at the Museum. We will also go inside the C-130 Hercules airplane for an inside-an-aircraft experience. While inside of the C-130 Hercules we will watch a film of the Paratroopers at Fort Benning, Georgia.

Saturday, November 11 – National Infantry Museum & Soldier’s Center – $25 ($30 after November 4th deadline to register)

Join Beyond the Front Porch as we experience an immersive experience featuring over 230 years of Military History located in Columbus, GA just outside of Fort Benning. This 190,000 sq foot museum houses more than 70,000 military artifacts. We will also enjoy an IMAX movie.

Saturday, December 9 – End of Year Celebration (free event)

This is the time of year for us to reflect on the field trip experiences that we have shared with many families during the year. We will also recognize the support of our Transportation Sponsors, Lunch Sponsors, Seat Sponsors, Volunteers and Board of Directors. All attendees will enjoy a catered dinner, music, and entertainment provided by RJ Caricatures and Miss Pickles balloon artist. Then we will reveal the field trip calendar for the following year!


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