2012 National Public Lands Day
National Public Lands Day
Saturday, September 29, 2012
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
National Public Lands Day is the nation's largest hands-on volunteer effort to improve and enhance the public lands we enjoy. Park staff have identified projects where volunteers can lend a hand. If interested, please contact the park at 417.325.4151.
Did You Know?
As an instructor and mentor, George Washington Carver found fulfillment in his work with students and farmers. He believed in hands-on education.
Photo courtesy of the Library of Congress.