Mine Creek Battlefield

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Civil War
Park Day Volunteer Opportunity

Park Day @ Mine Creek Battlefield

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Saturday, April 7, 2018
9:00 AM
20485 KS Highway 52
Pleasanton, KS 66075

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 Battlefields.org/parkday.


Meeting place: Museum building

Meeting time: 9:00 AM

Planned Activities: Clearing Brush, Trail Mainenance

Planned Low-Impact Activities: Washing windows, sweeping storage area

Bring Tools & Supplies: tree trimming loppers, chain saw, pull saws, garden rakes, shovels, leather gloves

History or Educational Programs: Documentary of the battle will be shown along with weapons display

Food provided: Yes, water and snacks

In the Event of Inclement Weather: Continue as planned

Please note: We have 2.5 miles of trails that need to be cleared at the beginning of every season. We have some areas of the trails that wash out from rain and a lot of dead fallen trees that happen over the winter. For those that cannot walk the trails but would like to help we have cleaning projects inside and around the building.


Tami Neal

(913) 352-8890