Civil War  |  Park Day Volunteer Opportunity

Park Day @ Richmond National Battlefield Park

Upcoming Event
Saturday, April 22, 2023 @ 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT

5379 Sandy Valley Road
Mechanicsville, VA 23111

Meeting place
At 9am on April 22nd we will meet at 5379 Sandy Valley Rd, Mechanicsville, VA 23111. Volunteers will enter through the yellow gate and park in the designated area.
Planned Activities
Volunteers will assist park staff in beginning to restore Fort Fletcher, recently acquired land significant to the Cold Harbor Battle. We will be removing agricultural debris and trash from the wooded areas of the park, the first step necessary in preserving this historic land for future public use.
Should I bring any tools or supplies?
Please bring gloves, water, snacks and wear close toes shoes and full coverage clothing.
Is there a rain date?
In the instance of inclement weather, Park Day will continue as planned.
Please note
There will not be bathrooms on site, but within driving distance.

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