Tom Jenkins Dam Water Safety Event on Aug. 6

Published July 26, 2016

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Tom Jenkins Dam at Glouster, Ohio, will host a Water Safety Event on Aug. 6, 2016, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Young visitors will be able to visit with Smokey Bear, take tours of the dam, see presentations about water safety, go hiking, play “Nature Bingo” and much more.

Events will also include the first-ever “Not Your Typical Poker Run / Float on a Boat.”

Dock 4 will feature local food trucks and craft vendors. The day will wrap up at the Burr Oak Lodge with music and a campfire. Winners of the Poker Float will be announced at the Lodge that evening.




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Release no. PA 16-041