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Lunch & Learn: Florida State Parks & the CCC

Presented by Florida Historic Capitol Museum at Florida Historic Capitol Museum, Tallahassee FL

Apr 08 2016
Lunch & Learn: Florida State Parks & the CCC

Go back in time to the Great Depression and learn how and why the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) built the first state parks in Florida.

Dr. Dave Nelson of Bainbridge State College will discuss the establishment of the park system in 1935 and the significant role that the CCC played. Then, the experiences of a CCC enrollee will be brought to life by historical interpreter Darrel Smith. Bring your own lunch or order your box lunch at (850) 487-1902. Box lunches are $5 for Museum Members and $10 for non-Members.


Admission to the event is free. Bring your own lunch or order one ahead @ (850) 487-1902. Box lunches are $5 for Museum Members and $10 for non-Members.rn

Contact: (850) 487-1902


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