March 27, 2017

Contact: Steph Deidrick

Park Day 2017 at Battle of Lexington Sate Historic Site April 1

Volunteers wanting to lend a hand at Battle of Lexington State Historic Site are invited to participate in Park Day 2017.  The day will begin at 9 a.m. on April 1 at the visitor center.

Volunteer projects at the historic site will include cleanup, painting and landscaping. The event is part of a national effort sponsored by the Civil War Trust as an annual hands-on preservation event to help battlefields and historic sites.

Battle of Lexington State Historic Site is located at 1101 Deleware Street in Lexington.  For more information about the event, call the site at 660-259-4654.  For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.