Saturday, June 16, 2012

Missouri State Parks hosts summer day camp at Harry S Truman Birthplace State Historic Site on June 23

Harry S. Truman Birthplace in Lamar, Missouri
Harry S. Truman Birthplace in Lamar, Missouri (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Step back in time and enjoy a Summer Day Camp on June 23 at Harry S Truman Birthplace State Historic Site in Lamar. Sponsored by Missouri State Parks, the day camp will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Activities will include children’s games, a Victorian artifact hunt and sessions on Osage/bison history, weight of the Civil War soldier, and Truman through the years. Participants are asked to dress for the weather and bring a snack lunch. Pre-registration is required by June 11.
Harry S Truman Birthplace State Historic Site is located at 1009 Truman in Lamar. To register, contact the historic site at 417-682-2279 or stop by the historic site for additional information. For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit mostateparks.com. Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.