Civil War  |  Park Day Volunteer Opportunity

Park Day @ Wilderness Battlefield

Upcoming Event
Saturday, April 15, 2023 @ 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM EDT

36380 Constitution Highway
Locust Grove, VA 22508

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Meeting place
Volunteers will meet at Ellwood Manor on the Wilderness Battlefield, 36380 Constitution Highway (Rt 20) at 8:30am.
Planned Activities
Park Day activities will focus on cleaning tour stops within the Chancellorsville Battlefield and replace and paint bollards, repair fences, paint picnic tables, and trash pickup at the picnic area on Hill-Ewell drive within the Wilderness Battlefield.
Should I bring any tools or supplies?
All tools and supplies will be provided.
Is there a rain date?
In the instance of inclement weather, Park Day will be cancelled.
Please note
After check-in and a safety brief at Ellwood, volunteers will be asked to decide whether they will work cleaning the Chancellorsville tour stops or activities at the picnic area on Hill-Ewell Drive. They will separate into two groups and will follow the task leaders to each location with their own vehicles. Specific assignments will be provided at each location.

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