Carter House | Battle of Franklin Trust

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Park Day Volunteer Opportunity

Park Day @ Carter House | Battle of Franklin Trust

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Friday, April 6, 2018
9:45 AM
1140 Columbia Avenue
Franklin, TN 37064

Join this site as a volunteer on Park Day 2018, the American Battlefield Trust’s annual hands-on event to help battlefields and historic sites take on maintenance projects large and small. Share your photos and experiences on social media with #ParkDay2018 to highlight the battlefield preservation community. Learn more at


Meeting place: Carter House picnic tables

Meeting time: 9:45 AM

Planned Activities: Clearing Brush, Landscaping

Planned Low-Impact Activities: piling tree limbs and putting wood chippings into bags

Bring Tools & Supplies: gloves, garden clippers

History or Educational Programs: We are pleased to offer our volunteer participants free house tour tickets (limit one per person)

Food provided: Yes, water and snacks

In the Event of Inclement Weather: Cancel

Please note: Parking available on West Fowlkes. We encourage all volunteers to bring a sack lunch. The volunteer period will be from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm, which a break in between for lunch. Battle of Franklin Trust will provide waters and snacks. The point of contact is Jayde Jacobs, reached at, or Grace Abernethy, reached at They can both be contacted at 615-794-0903.


Jayde Jacobs

(615) 794-0903