Shelbyville Daily Union

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July 2, 2013

4th of July at Lake Shelbyville

Lake Shelbyville - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Lake Shelbyville has a number of activities going on during the 4th of July week! All are welcome to join in the festivities.

Thursday, July 4

5:00 p.m. Bo Wood Amphitheater Bike with a Ranger

Dusk Forest Park 4th of July Fireworks

Friday, July 5

8:00 p.m. Lone Point Amphitheater Snakes and Turtles Program

8:00 p.m. Opossum Creek Shower Building Oh Deer! Program

8:00 p.m. Coon Creek Amphitheater Live Music by Jim Morgan

8:00 p.m. Lithia Springs Amphitheater Archaeology Program

8:30 p.m. o Wood Amphitheater Bee Movie

Saturday, July 6

1:00 p.m. Lithia Springs Main Shower Bike with a Ranger

3:00 p.m. Visitor Center Tour of the Dam

6:00 p.m. (Registration)Coon Creek Amphitheater Dog Days of Summer!

6:30 p.m. (Show time)

8:00 p.m. Bo Wood Amphitheater Fish of Lake Shelbyville

9:00 p.m. Lithia Springs Amphitheater Bee Movie

Sunday, July 7

1:00 p.m. Visitor Center Tour of the Dam

Please make your visit to any recreation area a safe and enjoyable one during this busy holiday weekend. Taking water safety precautions saves lives - maybe yours or someone you love.

The Lake Shelbyville Visitor Center is open from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sunday-Thursday and 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday. Due to the fireworks show on the 4th of July, the visitor center will offer extended hours of 9:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. For additional information, contact the Lake Shelbyville Project Office at (217) 774-3951.

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