Civil War  |  Park Day Volunteer Opportunity

Park Day @ Wilson's Creek National Battlefield

Upcoming Event
Saturday, April 15, 2023 @ 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM EDT

6424 West Farm Road 182
Republic, MO 65738

For More Information
Billie Aschwege
417 732-2662 Ext. 249
Meeting place
Meeting place at 8:30 am in the visitor center parking lot for sign up, safety talk and group assignments.
Planned Activities
Cleaning up in and around the boundary areas of Wilson's Creek and the battlefield.
Painting and restoration of railings, park benches, and possibly split rail fencing.
Landscaping around the visitor center and Wilson's Creek National Battlefield Headquarters building and Heartland Network Office building.
Stream Team Clean-up of Wilson's Creek Area.
History or Educational Activities
Historic Ray House will be open for tours.
Should I bring any tools or supplies?
Tools and supplies will be provided. Volunteers will need to wear bug spray and sunscreen, comfortable but protective clothing, hat, and shoes or boots, no open toed shoes. Water and snacks will be provided but volunteers may want to bring a sack lunch.
Is there a rain date?
In the instance of inclement weather, Park Day will be cancelled.

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