Johnson's Island Civil War Military Prison Site
Meeting place: 4055 E. Baycliffs Drive on Johnson's Island. Park on the street or in the boat dock parking lot across the street.
Meeting time: 9:00 AM
Planned Activities: Clearing Brush, Landscaping, Planting, Trail Mainenance
Planned Low-Impact Activities: Registration, operating the sutler,
Bring Tools & Supplies: If they can, a chain saw (and proper safety equipment), garden rakes, wheel barrow, shovel. Be sure to wear work gloves and good work boots.
History or Educational Programs: We will conduct a tour of the site after lunch. There will also be an introductory disussion of the site before we begin work at 9:00am.
Food provided: Yes, a meal will be provided
In the Event of Inclement Weather: Continue as planned
Please note: As a volunteer we hope that you will be sure to let us know if there are tasks which you do not feel able to undertake, and also please let us know of any special skills to help us for the day. We always have a great group of people participate, with a combination of past participants as well as new volunteers. We truly love sharing our site.