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Celebration on the Sangamon

Event date: 6/18/2022 11:00 AM - 3:30 PM Export event
Elaine Evans
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Celebration on the Sangamon

Lincoln Trail Homestead State Park and Memorial

Celebration on the Sangamon
Lincoln Trail Homestead State Park and Memorial Annual Homecoming
June 18, 2022
11:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Railsplitter Pavilion

Schedule of Events

9:00 a.m. – Noon: Canoeing to the park from Wyckles Road (Map
Sponsor: Macon County Conservation District
Register: maconcountyconservation.org

11:00 a.m.                   Native Garden and Cemetery Walk
12:00 Noon                 Weiner Roast: Food, drinks, and table service will be provided
12:30 p.m. – 2 p.m.     Music by 1st Pres String Band
1:00 p.m.                     Speaker: History Professor Dan Monroe
                                    “Frederick Douglass and The American Experiment”
2:00 p.m.                     Guest: Abraham Lincoln
2:00 p.m.                     Mr. Softee Truck

For more information:
Melody Arnold at melody2a@hotmail.com
Facebook page at Friends of Lincoln Trail Homestead State Park and Memorial
Website at https://lincolntrailhomest.wixsite.com/friends-lth
Instagram at lincolntrailhomestead

Location:
The park is about 10 miles straight west of Decatur. Take Route 36 to Lincoln Trail Memorial Parkway; go south four miles. The park is on the east side of the road. Because of bridge construction, there is NO ACCESS from the south (Mt. Auburn Road).
(Map)

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