NameJohnson's Island Civil War Military Prison Site
City, StateMarblehead, OH


Meeting placeVolunteers will meet at the Archaeological site (4055 E. Baycliffs Drive, Johnson's Island, Ohio) You will be given the gate code by email prior to the date of the event. You must register with the site and provide an email.
Meeting time9:00 AM
Planned ActivitiesLandscaping,History Programs,Trail Maintenance,Planting,Installing Markers/ Interpretive Signs,Clearing Brush
Planned Low-Impact ActivitiesCleaning of existing signs; painting building markers; working inside the weatherport; helping with lunch;
Other ActivitiesMuch of the day is spent removing fallen branches. We will also be creating trails.
Bring tools?We need chain saws (and operators), wheel barrows, and garden rakes. Be sure to dress for the weather and wear work gloves and heaby shoes.
Food providedYes - a meal (lunch or dinner)


NameDavid Bush
Preregistration Required?Yes
Preregistration ContactVolunteers can send me an email at:

ALTERNATE DATE (If Applicable)

Rain dateRain or Shine
Alternate date
Please note: Volunteers can email with any questions they may have.

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