Civil War  |  Park Day Volunteer Opportunity

Park Day @ Johnson's Island Civil War Prison

Upcoming Event
Saturday, April 15, 2023 @ 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM EDT

4005 E. Baycliffs Drive, Lakeside Marblehead, OH 43440
Lakeside Marblehead, OH 43440

For More Information
Brandi Oswald/ Amanda Manahan
734-347-8783/ 260-494-7468
Meeting place
Meet at the site at 9:00 am. The site can be accessed off of Baycliffs Drive (GPS use 4005 E. Baycliffs Drive).
Planned Activities
We will be clearing brush and sticks that have fallen over the winter to clean up the site, clearing trees around Fort Johnson, doing some general landscaping, and other similar projects.
History or Educational Activities
A tour of the prison site and Fort Johnson will be provided after lunch.
Should I bring any tools or supplies?
Since we will be outdoors all day, please dress for the weather (there is no shelter at the site). Be sure to bring work gloves, boots, and any garden tools that you may want to use. Tools and chainsaws for cutting up branches and logs are especially helpful. We recommend marking your tools with your names.
Is there a rain date?
In the instance of inclement weather, Park Day will continue as planned.
Please note
Lunch will be provided.

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