SGT. FLOYD MEMORIAL ENCAMPMENT SET FOR RIVERFRONT

first_imgSioux City’s riverfront will be transformed this weekend into an 1804 living-history camp replicating the Lewis and Clark expedition’s stay in present-day here on their trek to the northwest.Mary Green-Warnstadt of the Public museum says the annual Sergeant Floyd Memorial Encampment takes place at the River Museum and Welcome Center on Larsen Park Road:Audio Playerhttp://kscj.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/FLOYD.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.OC……….during the journey. ;14Saturday at 6pm a re-enactment of the burial of Sgt. Charles Floyd will be held on on the grounds of the Floyd Monument on Highway 75 off Glenn Avenue:Audio Playerhttp://kscj.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/FLOYD2.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.OC………..public seating there. ;10The historical re-enactors are with the Omaha-based Discovery Corps, Inc. and the local Sergeant Floyd Honor Guard;Audio Playerhttp://kscj.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/FLOYD3.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.OC……of the expedition. :14The riverfront activities are all free and run Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.last_img

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