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JEFFERSON CITY, MO, AUG. 11, 2022 – Team members from Missouri State Parks invite the public to attend informational meetings throughout the state to provide their input and comments. As part of this process, there will be an open house for both Watkins Woolen Mill State Park and State Historic Site at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 25.

Park team members will be present to answer questions and provide information at the visitor center.

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

Watkins Woolen Mill State Park and State Historic Site is located at 26600 Park Road N in Lawson. For more information, call 816-580-3387.

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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