Monday, May 28, 2012

Upcoming Genealogy Event

Free Walking Tour of Manchester’s East Cemetery on Monday, June 4, 2012
A walking tour of the elegant and historic East Cemetery will take place June 4 at 5:30 p.m. Join Ruth Shapleigh-Brown, Executive Director of the Connecticut Gravestone Network, and Susan Barlow, of the Manchester Historical Society, for this one-hour walk with commentary about the gravestones. Come out for an intriguing look at the past and present, with an emphasis on the symbolism used in old gravestones.
The tour will take place rain or shine. Participants should meet near the cemetery office, just off Harrison Street, down the hill from East Center Street. More information at www.manchesterhistory.org<http://www.manchesterhistory.org/>
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