Events in the Cemetery for 2019

 

Spring Historic Walk

Saturday, May 18 from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

 

Enjoy a guided walk through the historic cemetery led by Martha Tubinis as you learn about the notable people buried here. The tour will include a look inside the Chapel at West Parish where you will experience the original Tiffany stained-glass windows and hear the Chapel organ. This event is free and goes off rain or shine. Wear comfortable walking shoes.

 

Annual Memorial Service

Sunday, May 19 at 3:00 pm

 

Held in the Chapel, this service is a way of honoring the memory of those who have passed in the last year. The service will include thoughts from Reverend Katrina Wuensch of West Parish Church, along with organ music and a soloist. We hope you will be able to attend this service, and have a chance to reflect and remember those who are no longer with us.

 

Lantern Festival

Saturday, June 15 from 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

 

Experience this spectacular lighting event based on an ancient Asian ritual. Decorate your lantern to send messages of faith, love, peace and hope. Music and dancers slated to perform, and there will be refreshments. All lanterns will be launched together on the pond at sunset.

 

Hydrangea Day

Saturday, September 21 from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

 

Clip your own hydrangeas from our 100+ year old plants in Hydrangea Circle. Bring your clippers. This event is free but donations are greatly appreciated.

 

Fall Historic Walk

Saturday, September 21 from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm