Events in the Cemetery Fall 2017

 

Historic Walk of the Cemetery

Fall Historic Walk

 

The fall historic walk held in October was a wonderful event! Our next walk will be in the Spring, 2018. Please check back here for more information as we get closer to spring.

 

Meet at the arch of the cemetery, rain or shine

free

Join us for a scenic walk through the cemetery t0 learn about the history of the cemetery and some of the notable people buried here.  Tour lasts 1.5 hours. Free event.  Wear your walking shoes. 

The tour will also include a walk through of the beautiful Chapel at West Parish.  Experience the Tiffany Glass windows and enjoy hearing the Chapel organ. 

No RSVP is required. 

Call or email to the office with any questions. 

Annual Memorial Service in the Chapel

Spring of 2018.  Please check back with us, the date will be set soon. 3:00 in the Chapel at West Parish

 

We honor the memory of those we have lost in the past year that are buried in the cemetery.  Reverend Katrina Wuensch of West Parish Church will lead the service. All are welcome.

Children's Garden Party

The Children's Garden Party will be held in June, 2018.

 

Join us for arts and crafts, spring activities, and enjoy some refreshments at the Children's Garden at West Parish. Youngsters can pet baby farm animals from Enchanted Animal Farm. The event is free and is designed for children 8 and under.

 

Lantern Festival

June, 2018.  Date TBD

7:30 - 9:00 pm

The community is welcome to experience this spectacular lighting event based on an anciet Asian ritual.  Participants can decorate lanterns to send messages of faith, hope, love or peace or remember a loved one as we launch the lanterns on the pond at 9:00 pm.  Entertainment starts at 7:30 pm. Bring a lawn chair or blanket.  Admission is free.  The cost to decorate and launch a lantern is $10.