News Release 174

Summer Fun Expo planned June 11 at Crowder State Park

Volume 39-174 (For Immediate Release)
For more information: 573-751-1010

JEFFERSON CITY, MO., May 31, 2011 – Begin your summer of fun with a Summer Fun Expo June 11 at Crowder State Park near Trenton. The free expo will be held at the beach parking lot from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and the public is invited to attend.

The expo will feature nature displays, outdoor recreation demonstrations, face painting, nature crafts and guided nature walks. The event is being held during the Free Fishing Weekend so bring a fishing pole to add to the summer fun.

Crowder State Park is located west of Trenton off Highway 6. For more information, call the park directly at 660-359-6473 or calling the Department of Natural Resources toll free at 800-334-6946 (voice) or 800-379-2419 (Telecommunications Device for the Deaf). For information about state parks and historic sites, visit