Volunteers needed in Oak Ridge for Manhattan Project National Historic Park

OAK RIDGE (WATE) – Volunteers are needed for the Manhattan Project National Historical Park in Oak Ridge.

A volunteer opportunities information session will be held on Thursday, January 21, at 10 a.m. in the Midtown Community Center in Oak Ridge, 102 Robertsville Road. During this session park rangers will give an overview of what is expected and explain which volunteer positions need to be filled.

Related story: Oak Ridge now part of Manhattan Project National Historic Park

The Departments of Energy and the Interior signed an agreement in October establish the Manhattan Project National Historical Park as a unit of the national park system. It commemorates the WWII program that provided enriched uranium for the atomic bomb.

For more information, call 423-569-9778.

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