Healthy Parks Healthy People
Healthy Parks Healthy People Event
Saturday, May 4, 2013
10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
This is the first "Healthy Parks Healthy People" event held at George Washington Carver National; Monument. The event will feature a variety of fun, educational health and wellness related activities throughout the park to encourage and support healthy lifestyles.
Did You Know?
The Jesup Agricultural Wagon was designed as a school on wheels. It traveled to the poorest farmers in the South who could not attend Carver's lectures on agriculture. The wagon would carry seeds for planting, jars for preserving foods, bulletins written by Carver, and many other useful items.