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         Oxbow Meadows

             Watching          the Chattahoochee River, a   Environmental Learning Center
             THE BIRDS         new population of birds –   is designed to attract a variety
        Birds are not just flying   and bird watchers – are   of birds and is a great place to
        South for the winter – they’re   flocking to Columbus. The   observe our feathered friends.
        flying to Columbus. With   Audubon Society’s Bird   Don’t forget your binoculars!
        the abundance of fish in   Garden at Oxbow Meadows
                                   “Fun place to take the kids!”
             Sing the
             BLUES             Columbus’ African-American
        Explore the history and   historical and social importance,
        influences of “The Mother    and learn more about Ma
        of the Blues,” Gertrude “Ma”   Rainey, as well as Corporal
        Rainey’s life and career in   Eugene Bullard, the world’s
        the blues tradition. Also   first black combat aviator,
        pick up a Black Heritage   Horace King, a former slave
        Visitors Guide at the Visitors   and master bridge builder,    9 NEW ADDRESS FOR
        Center to see 26 sites of    and many others.  NOSTALGIA

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