Saturday, June 25, 2011

150th Anniversary U.S. Grant's & Mark Twain's Civil War Encounter

The 150th Anniversary U.S. Grant's and Mark Twain Civil War Encounter will be held Saturday, July 9, 2011, 9am to 5pm and Sunday July 10,2011, 10am to 2 pm in Florida, Missouri (Florida MO is Mark Twain's birthplace).

Saturday July 9 - Historical Re-enactment I 1st Battle of Florida, Missouri July 1861
Sunday July 10 - Historical Re-enactment II 2nd Battle of Florida, Missouri July 1862
Planned activities are:
* Presentation of Clemens/Grant/Missouri Civil War
* Parade
* Dedication of Civil War monument
* Dramatic play: Clemens Life in Civil War
* Battle Re-Enactment
* Music
* Food
* Specialty Vendors

Monday, June 13, 2011

Rock and Mineral Show at Mark Twain Lake Visitor Center


Rock and Mineral Show at the M.W. Boudreaux Visitor Center June 25, 2011 opens at 9am Hosted by GEM City Rock Club. Call 573 565 2112 for more information.

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Mark Twain Lake Primitive Artifacts Show 2011

Primitive Artifacts Show returns to the M.W. Boudreaux Memorial Visitor Center,
at Mark Twain Lake, June 18,2011. The event will showcase authentic Native American artifacts. Exhibitors will be on hand to answer questions.Food will be available for purchase with the proceeds going to the Santa Fe Missouri Women’s Group.
For additional information, contact John Chapman at (573) 735-5100 or e-mail the Mark Twain Lake Project Office at marktwaininfo@usace.army.mil