FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 13, 2015

Contact: Steph Deidrick
573-751-9392
steph.deidrick@dnr.mo.gov

Stargazing Party at Battle of Lexington State Historic Site Aug. 15

The Battle of Lexington State Historic Site and the Kansas City Astronomy Society will present a stargazing party at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Aug.15 at the site’s visitor center.

Sponsored by Missouri State Parks, the event will start with a slide show. Guests will then head to the top of the battlefield to watch the stars. Telescopes will be provided at the event, and stargazing will continue until 10 p.m.

Battle of Lexington State Historic Site is located in Lexington. For more about the event, contact the park at 660-259-4654. For more information on Missouri State Parks and Historic Sites, visit mostateparks.com. Missouri State Parks is a division of the Department of Natural Resources.

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