Life as the St. Andrews Hermit

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St. Andrews State Park

Norwegian sailor Theodore Tollofson found himself shipwrecked on the St. Andrews peninsula after a hurricane in 1929.  Theodore, better known as "Teddy", never left the remnants of his ship and lived on the sandy peninsula for over 25 years. Join us by Bath House 3 in the campground to learn how this sailor survived and how he became known as "Teddy the Hermit."

Fees: 

Program is free with regular park entrance fees.

Event Time: 

Repeats every 2 weeks every Wednesday until Fri May 27 2016.
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 - 2:00am to 3:00pm CDT
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 2:00am to 3:00pm CDT
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 2:00am to 3:00pm CDT

Contact Info: 

Melissa Shoemaker, 850-233-5164

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