General John A. Logan Museum

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Park Day Volunteer Opportunity

Park Day @ General John A. Logan Museum

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Saturday, April 7, 2018
9:00 AM
1613 Edith Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966

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: We will meet on the Museum grounds at 1613 Edith Street

Meeting time: 9:00 AM

Planned Activities: Landscaping, Painting, Trash Removal

Planned Low-Impact Activities: A great deal of the work we do will be low impact like raking and picking up trash that has accumulated over the winter.

Bring Tools & Supplies: rakes, shovels, and brooms

History or Educational Programs: There will be a short overview of Major General John A. Logan and his place in local, state and national history.

Food provided: a picnic lunch and drinks

In the Event of Inclement Weather: Saturday, April 14, 2018


P. Michael Jones

(618) 684-3455