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First State Capitol State Historic Site includes series of two-story red brick buildings.

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, SEPT. 15, 2023 – Do you remember how much fun summer camp used to be? Do you ever wish you could experience those memories one more time? To relive some of your childhood, join the team at First Missouri State Capitol State Historic Site from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 12, for a Seniors to Parks Program!

This program lets seniors who are young at heart act like a kid at camp or a young pioneer. The event includes hands-on activities, classes and historical crafts and skills with activities such as flint and steel fire starting, historical toys and games, and Dutch oven cooking. All materials are provided, including lunch.

Reservations are required and must be made by Sept. 30, by calling 636-940-3322. This program is a cooperative effort between the Missouri Parks Association and Missouri State Parks.

First Missouri State Capitol State Historic Site is located at 200 S. Main St. in St. Charles.

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

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