Seniors to Parks: "Play Till the Cows Come Home"

10/12/2023 | First Missouri State Capitol State Historic Site | St. Charles, MO

Remember how much fun summer camp used to be? Ever wish you could go back and do it all over again? Well, you can at our Seniors to Parks program! This program lets you go back and be a kid again through hands-on activities, classes, lectures, and historical crafts and skills. Grab a friend and come be a pioneer for the day. Topics may include frontier herbs, black powder rifles, flint-and-steel fire starting, basket weaving, historical toys and games, and Dutch oven cooking.

All materials will be provided for your day on the frontier, including lunch – no strings attached. Just come and have fun.

This program is a cooperative event between Missouri Parks Association and Missouri State Parks. It is free for adults who are young at heart. Space is limited, and reservations are required. To reserve your spot, call the historic site at 636-940-3322. Registration closes Sept. 30.

Program Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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First Missouri State Capitol State Historic Site is located at:

200 S. Main St., St. Charles, MO | 636-940-3322

Associated activities

  • Interpretive Programs