The Douglas County Heritage Conservation Council is hosting an information session about the 2019 Natural & Cultural Grant Program. It is for those interested in the conservation of local landmarks and natural areas within Douglas County. The session will be 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 4, at Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St., in Meeting Room C.
Project categories include: historic structures, agriculture, prairie, woodlands, waterways, habitat restoration/preservation, and Freedom’s Frontier themes such as the Civil War/Pre-Civil War heritage, settlement stories, the enduring struggle for freedom, and pre-settlement history. All projects must take place in Douglas County.
The grant application deadline is March 7. For more information:http://bit.ly/2Bxo3iv