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Mysterious Stone Forts of Southern Illinois Presentation

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Date(s) - 03/12/2022
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Giant City State Park


MAKANDA, IL – Join Mark Motsinger, retired history teacher, as he discusses the mysterious
stone forts of southern Illinois on Saturday, March 12th from 1-2pm at Giant City State Park.
In southern Illinois located on high isolated ridges in the Shawnee Hill country lie 11
mysterious stone forts. One of these is in Giant City State Park! These monuments made of
stone have been built by an ancient people for reasons we can only theorize.
This indoor presentation is free and open to the public, but registration is required. Visitors
are required to observe current guidance from the CDC and Illinois Department of Public
Health regarding face coverings and social distancing.
Please call 618-457-4836 to register.
Giant City State Park is administered by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources. The
mission of the IDNR is to manage, conserve and protect Illinois’ natural, recreational and
cultural resources, further the public’s understanding and appreciation of those resources,
and promote the education, science and public safety of Illinois’ natural resources for present
and future generations.

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