For immediate release: Jul 06, 2009
Posted by: [DNR]
Contact: Jill Vance
Phone: (812) 849-4129

Spring Mill Grissom Memorial dedication, July 18

Celebrate the life of Gus Grissom at Spring Mill State Park's official dedication of the newly renovated Grissom Memorial, July 18. Join members of the Grissom Family and other dignitaries for the unveiling at 10 a.m.

A cake and punch reception immediately follows the dedication, featuring special "astronaut" ice cream.

The memorial renovation was made possible by the generous donations of Gus's wife, Betty Grissom.

Parking is at the swimming pool. Shuttle services will be available from 9 a.m. until noon to transport guests.

Park entrance fees of $5 per vehicle for Indiana residents and $7 per vehicle for non-residents will apply.

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