Washington Bottom 250th Anniversary and George Washington Proclamation Day

Saturday, October 24, 2020 — 10:00 AM

Washington Bottom Community Park
10675 DuPont Rd, Washington, WV 26181
(across from Washington Bottom Fire Department)

Host: Capt. James Neal Chapter, WV Society,
Sons of the American Revolution

Co-Host: Washington Bottom Community Assoc.

In anticipation of our Country’s 250th Birthday on July 4th, 2026, the National Society, Sons of the American Revolution has challenged local chapters to host prsestercentennial events in their communities.

In answering the call, the Capt. James Neal Chapter WVSSAR has selected President George Washington’s visit to the Mid-Ohio Valley in 1770 as their first 250th Anniversary sponsored event.

Activities being scheduled are:

◊ Musket Salute

◊ Two Cannons Salute

◊ Community Awards

◊ Arrowhead Collections

◊ Mini Book Fair

◊ Proclamation by Wood County Commission President Blair Couch

Arrowhead collectors wishing to bring their displays are encouraged to contact the
chairman, Brent Sams, 304-482-1950 cell.