Ulysses S. Grant Home

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Park Day Volunteer Opportunity

Park Day @ Ulysses S. Grant Home

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Saturday, April 7, 2018
500 Bouthillier Street
Galena, IL 61036

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: In the park across the street from the Grant Home.

Meeting time: 9:30AM

Planned Activities: Clearing Brush, Other

Other Activities: Raking leaves, picking up fallen sticks and brances from the winter, and readying the site for the summer season.

Planned Low-Impact Activities: tidying outdoor area

Bring Tools & Supplies: Rake(s) and work gloves

History or Educational Programs: No

Food provided: Yes, water and snacks

In the Event of Inclement Weather: Cancel


Terry Miller

(815) 777-3310