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JEFFERSON CITY, MO, SEPT. 29, 2021 – Representatives from Missouri State Parks invite the public to attend an informational meeting at Nathan and Olive Boone Homestead State Historic Site on Wednesday, Oct. 13. The meeting will begin at 5 p.m. on the lawn of the Boone home. Site staff will offer a 19th century cooking demonstration and tour of the Boone home following the meeting.

The public is invited to share comments and ask questions about the site and its operations. Representatives from the site will be present to provide information and to answer questions.

Input from the public is important to Missouri State Parks. These informational meetings, which are being held in all state parks and historic sites, help create two-way communication with the public. The meetings give staff the opportunity to let people know the current status and future plans for the park or historic site, and they offer visitors the opportunity to comment on the facilities. For a list of scheduled informational meetings, visit

The public is strongly encouraged to follow social-distancing guidelines and be proactive in protecting themselves and others.

Nathan and Olive Boone Homestead State Historic Site is located at 7850 N. State Highway V, Ash Grove, northwest of Springfield. For more information about the meeting, please contact Nathan and Olive Boone Homestead State Historic Site at 417-751-3266.

For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

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