« All Events

  • This event has passed.

George the Locktender @ Lockville Canal Park

April 23, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

‘My brother Dave and I came to Lockville in the spring of 1866. It was an exciting town with over 300 people and plenty of jobs,’ says George.

Interpretive historian, Jack Campbell, will be in character as George Benadum. Listen to his stories of life as a locktender for the Ohio & Erie Canal in the mid- to late-1800s.

Where to Meet
Picnic Shelter.  There are picnic tables with benches in the shelter.  If you prefer a lawn chair, bring your own.

Receive Updates
To receive updates or reminders about this program, click/tap “Interested” or “Going” on this event on Facebook. In the Discussion section you can post photos of your adventure – we love to see them!

Details

Date:
April 23, 2023
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Event Categories:
, ,
Event Tags:
,
Website:
https://www.fairfieldcountyparks.org/event/george-the-locktender-20230423/?instance_id=1314

Organizer

Fairfield County Parks
Phone
(614) 321-4833
Email
media.fairfieldcountyparks@gmail.com
View Organizer Website

Venue

Lockville Canal Park
5895 Pickerington Road
Carroll, OH 43112 United States
+ Google Map