May 30, 2018

Contact: Brian Quinn

Confederate Memorial State Historic Site offers youth summer book club

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, MAY 30, 2018 – Confederate Memorial State Historic Site and the Robertson Memorial Library will offer a Summer Book Club for youth ages 9 to 12. The club will meet at 10:30 a.m. each Tuesday, June 12 through July 31 at the Robertson Memorial Library in Higginsville. This event is free and open to the public. 

With active discussions, crafts and provided reading material, participants will embark on an adventure to the past and explore what life was like during the Dust Bowl and Great Depression of the 1930s.

Pre-registration is required and can be made by contacting the Robertson Memorial Library at 660-584-2880. Club registration is limited to 20 participants.

Confederate Memorial State Historic Site is located 211 West 1st Street.  For more information about the book club, call the historic site at 660-584-2853.

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