Civil War  |  Park Day Volunteer Opportunity

Park Day @ Fort Blair Historic Site

Upcoming Event
Saturday, April 29, 2023 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM CDT

198 E. 6th Street
Baxter Springs, KS 66713

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Meeting place
Meet at the Baxter Springs Heritage Center and Museum, 740 East Avenue at 8:30 a.m. after registering we will be clearing leaves and lawn debris from the Fort site park, as well as any maintenance and small repairs that can be done.
Planned Activities
Clean up and maintenance around the Fort site.
History or Educational Activities
A member of the Museum's Historical Society will be on hand to share the Fort and the African American soldiers who served there, significance in history and the in the Civil War.
Should I bring any tools or supplies?
Recommended: Gloves, rakes, shovels, chain saws...items you would need to complete yardwork in a safe manner.
Is there a rain date?
In the instance of inclement weather, Park Day will be moved to Saturday, May 7th 2023.
Please note
Refreshments will be available.

Accessibility considerations

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