History comes alive at Clarksville’s Civil War Park
Clarksville, TN – Visit Fort Defiance Civil War Park and Interpretive Center for two new opportunities to learn during the month of March.
A new program, Fort Defiance Story Time will be from 10:00am-11:00am on Tuesday, March 13th, 2018.
Parents can bring their little ones for a historically themed story followed by a craft and games.
Pre-register online at here  , call 931.645.7476, or visit the Clarksville Parks and Recreation office at 102 Public Square.
Another new event, Suffragist History Tea, will be featured at 1:00pm Saturday, March 17th at the Fort Defiance Interpretive Center. Brenda Harper, vice president of the Montgomery County Historical Society, will host a presentation of biographies of historic women from Clarksville who were active in the women’s suffrage movement in the early 20th Century.
Visitors will be treated to a period correct “tea time” along with cookies and cakes as they enjoy the presentation. No online or pre-registration is required. This program is free and open to all ages.
About the Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department
The mission of the Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department is to provide a variety of positive recreational experiences to enhance life values for individuals, families, and our diverse culture.
The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department offers a wide variety of recreational facilities and activities for all ages, maintains more than 700 acres of parks and facilities, provides 22 park facilities that offer a variety of amenities, including playgrounds, picnic areas, walking trails and pavilions or picnic shelters and maintains three community centers with year-round programming for youth, adults and seniors, as well as four public swimming pools
The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department is located at 102 Public Square, Clarksville.
To learn more call 931.645.7476.