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Monocacy National Battlefield Seeks Volunteers for Park Day

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Date: March 9, 2018
Contact: Nissa Fink, 301-662-3515

On Saturday, April 7, 2018, history buffs, community leaders, and preservationists
will aid in the maintenance and restoration of numerous sites as part of Park Day, the Civil War Trust’s annual hands-on preservation event. Thousands of volunteers across the country will participate as Park Day celebrates its largest year ever with over 155 historic sites in 32 states.

In Frederick, MD, Monocacy National Battlefield will host a Park Day event beginning at 9:00 a.m. Volunteer opportunities include various park beautification projects and a ranger will be available to describe the park’s significance. Please wear comfortable work clothes, shoes, and bug spray/sun screen if necessary. For more information about Park Day at Monocacy National Battlefield, please contact Nissa Fink by phone at 301-662-3515 or by e-mail at

WHAT:     Park Day volunteer event at Monocacy National Battlefield

WHEN:     April 7, 2018, from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

WHERE:   Meet at the Monocacy National Battlefield Visitor Center, 5201 Urbana Pike, Frederick, MD

The Civil War Trust is a national nonprofit land preservation organization devoted to the protection of America’s hallowed battlegrounds. It saves the battlefields of the Civil War, the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812, and educates the public about their importance in forging the nation we are today. To date, the Trust has preserved over 48,000 acres of battlefield land in 24 states. Learn more at

Last updated: May 3, 2018

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4632 Araby Church Road
Frederick, MD 21704


(301) 662-3515
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