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National Public Lands Day
September 24, 2022 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Registration is now open for National Public Lands Day!
Join us for a morning of service by cleaning headstones within Fort Donelson National Cemetery.
Date: Saturday, September 24, 2022
Time: 8:30am – 12:00pm.
Check-In begins at 8:00am.
Location: Ft Donelson National Cemetery, 174 National Cemetery Dr, Dover, TN
Located within Fort Donelson National Battlefield, the Fort Donelson National Cemetery, is the final resting place for almost 1,600 U.S. Veterans 666 of those being Union Civil War soldiers.
Working alongside National Park Service staff and fellow volunteers, participants will utilize a special and safe spray-on cleaning solution that, with a little bit of scrubbing, over time reveals the true color and texture of the historic stones.
Registration closes at 4:00pm on Wednesday, September 21st.
There are only 20 volunteer spots available, so save your spot by calling the Fort Donelson Ranger office at: 931-232-5706 ext. 0