Arkansas Post slates cleanup


Arkansas Post National Memorial will celebrate National Public Lands Day with a cleanup of Post Bayou Trail, Nature Trail and the Civil War Rifle Pits.

The Saturday, Sept. 28, cleanup will begin at 8 a.m. and end at noon. Individuals or groups wanting to take part in the trail cleanup are asked to register with Park Ranger Joe Herron at (870) 548-2207.

At 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., Herron will present a Battlefield Walk starting at the Fort Hindman exhibit and ending at the rifle pits. These programs are free and registration is not required. Participation in the Public Lands Day cleanup is not required, but those volunteers are encouraged to attend the program.

A previous announcement included the incorrect date.