Obed Wild and Scenic River will have a ranger program on how the Obed became a national park in 1976.
This unique program will be begin at 1 p.m. May 28 inside the Obed Visitor Center at 208 N. Maiden St., Wartburg.
The talk will focus on the various grassroots efforts from area citizenry, which persuaded Congress to preserve the Obed. It will include a discussion on the role of TVA in the park’s 40-year history.
Immediately following the talk, the park film, “The Obed: Find Yourself Here,” will be shown.