A Civilian Conservation Corps Thanksgiving

See how young men far from home gave thanks and celebrated

When Nov 30, 2013
from 01:00 PM to 03:00 PM
Where Mission Tejas State Park
Contact Name Mick Haven
Contact Email
Contact Phone (936)687-2394

Thanksgiving and other holidays were important parts of camp life for Civilian Conservation Corps Enrollees. Learn about how these men celebrated Thanksgiving even when they were far from home. We'll discuss the history and influence of the CCC as well. Come and learn why these men had something to be thankful about, and why we should still be thankful for them. 

Program will be at the park pavilion. 

Please note, we're just learning how they celebrated Thanksgiving and the special things they did. We will not be serving any food.  

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