Events in the Cemetery Spring/ Summer 2018
Spring Historic Walk of the Cemetery
Saturday, May 19th 10:00 - 11:30 am
Meet at the arch of the cemetery, rain or shine
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
Sunday May 20th 3:00 service
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 Saturday, June 2nd 10 am - noon
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 the Enchanted Animal Farm. The event is free and is intended for children 8 and under.
Saturday, June 9, 2018 7:00 - 9:00 pm
The community is welcome to experience this spectacular lighting event based on an ancient 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 7:00 pm. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Admission is free. The cost to decorate and launch a lantern is $10.