Date(s) - 11/08
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Mentor Public Library Main Branch
The National Park Service and Battlefield Preservation—Leaders & Legacies of the Civil War Era Speaker Series.
Join James A. Garfield NHS staff and volunteers at Mentor Public Library on the second Wednesday of each month for a new talk on “Leaders & Legacies of the Civil War Era!” The National Park Service manages and interprets more preserved battlefields than any other organization in the country. How did the NPS come to be the nation’s go-to federal agency for managing some of America’s most sacred battlegrounds? Learn more about the history of Civil War battlefield preservation and the National Park Service’s important role from this presentation! Program is free of charge; please make a free reservation by calling Mentor Public Library at 440-255-8811. Attendees are invited to bring a lunch to enjoy during the talk. Speaker: Allison Powell, James A. Garfield NHS.