Indiana Statehood Day 2013

August 13, 2013 John Bartlett

For immediate release:
Aug. 13, 2013

INDIANAPOLIS – On Wednesday, December 11, downtown Indianapolis will come alive with many opportunities for fourth-grade groups to celebrate Indiana’s 197th birthday.

The Indiana Statehouse Tour Office, the Indiana State Library, the Indiana State Museum and the Indiana Historical Society will be hosting educational activities on that day—including the reading of a winning Statehood Day Essay Contest entry.

  • For details about specific activities being held by each of the four sponsoring organizations, please download the 2013 Statehood Day flyer for contact information.
  • For more information about the 2013 Fourth Grade Student Essay Competition and to read past winning essays, please visit this website.