Missouri Participates in National Kids to Parks Day

6 years 4 months 1 day ago Saturday, May 19 2012 May 19, 2012 Saturday, May 19, 2012 11:06:00 AM CDT May 19, 2012 in News
By: Jake Schlegel
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COLUMBIA - Saturday marked national "Kids to Parks Day," and National Park Trust encourages every family in America to visit a national, state or local park.

Last year nearly 200 mayors across the country signed official national "Kids to Parks Day" proclamations and more than 15,000 families participated.

This year, 45 of 50 states are officially participating in national "Kids to Parks Day," and eight towns in Missouri are officially participating as well, including Columbia and Jefferson City.

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