Shiloh Battlefield to present Valentine's Day program for kids Feb. 8

Feb. 3– Shiloh National Military Park is inviting children to participate in a Civil War Valentine’s Day program on Feb. 8 at  2 p.m.

“We are excited to present this fun filled, yet educational opportunity to area children. This unique hour long program will introduce young people to how Valentine’s Day was celebrated 152 years ago in our nation,” said park Superintendent John Bundy. 

Children will gain insight into the history of Valentine’s Day, Valentine keepsakes, and how soldiers celebrated the holiday during the Civil War.

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