Foster Falls Festival of lights was held December 2nd and 3rd. More than 5000 individual food cans were collected, for the Agappe Food bank in Wytheville VA, also 300 toys for Santas workshop of social services were donated. There were many displays of lights, and there was a chocie of either a hayride or a horse drawn carriage. Overall it was a great success for the community.
The Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park recently offered its Adventures in History: Forts of the Clinch Bus Tour on August 8, 2015. Retired physician, local historian, and author Dr. Lawrence J. Fleenor led the tour. (read more...)
ANGOLA, INDIANA-Pokagon State Park is one of the Indiana State Park’s oldest properties. Opened in 1925, Pokagon has become a popular enjoy learning about the history of the CCC that built many of the buildings and shelters still standing today. (read more...)
They say that “third time’s a charm,” and while my first two go arounds as an Ambassador for America’s State Parks and Indiana State Parks has certainly been charms, I’d have to say that the third year has been the most fun, in my opinion. (read more...)