EVENTS/THINGS TO DO in Newborn
No kidding, they are open to the public and you can learn about what's going on before anyone else! 7 pm at the Zeigler-Childs building, agenda published online the day of the meetings. Learn more here.
Hornyhead Fish Festival Last Saturday in April, 2021
Sadly, our little town won't be celebrating a little fish this spring. It's the Fish that Saved a Schoolhouse! more info here.
Newborn Library Service Outlet
Young and Old Enjoy
Closed for Now Newborn Library Service Outlet is closed due to the Coronovirus Pandemic.
Usual Hours:Monday & Wednesday, 10:30 am -- 4 pm
Here's a calendar of activities.
Anybody with a library card can check out free passes for any Georgia State Park or Historic site, the Atlanta Zoo, or the Center for Puppetry Arts in Atlanta! Contact librarian Miss Leata for more details.
As part of the Newton County Library , did you know you can order any book in the PINES Library system and have it delivered to Newborn for you? Catch the latest news from the library here.
Do you love the library? Be sure to "like" the Friends of the Library, Newton County GA on Facebook!
Acoustic Music Rocks in Newborn!
And rolls. And bluegrasses and fiddles!
2nd Saturday night each month: Newborn Pickers Circle at the Town Park during warm weather. Like them on Facebook for updates. Currently this is happening "virtually."
Currently closed due to pandemic.
Usually open from dawn til dusk, we have grills, playground equipment, picnic tables - all the good stuff.
If you want to reserve the park for a special event, click here.
Need a Place to Hold Your Event?
While the Schoolhouse is shuttered, you can still book it for future events - and your deposit will be refunded if the pandemic prevents you from holding your event. Consider our Historic Schoolhouse for your next reunion, craft fair or concert! Special 2-day rate for rehearsals and weddings.
More info here.
EVENTS/THINGS TO DO Nearby
Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center
The 6,400-acre Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center, managed by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, offers a variety of activities and programs. It's off Hwy 11 near Mansfield, offering educational classes, camps, hunting and fishing, plus a well equipped conference center, and wonderful hiking trails, check it out here!
Hard Labor Creek State Park
5 Hard Labor Creek Rd, Rutledge, GA 30663
New! Minigolf! Pay $5 for parking, and make a day of it with swimming and hiking. Additional charge for minigolf. Learn more here.
Did you know Newborn is home to the Georgia Hummer Study Group? Send in your photos to share! Photo by Buddy Rowe.