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Tuesday, June 17, 2014
|Dr. Carole Nash discussing her research and GPS mapping project at Newtown|
|Joanna Wilson Green discussing Victorian funerary symbolism|
Day two featured Woodbine Cemetery. You'll always find us in the Victorian section talking iconography!
Miss this workshop? The next one is scheduled for October 3-4, a bit further east at historic Menokin in Warsaw, VA. Stay tuned for more information.
Friday, April 18, 2014
|Harrisonburg Community Mausoleum, Woodbine Cemetery|
The fee for both days of the workshop is $60, or $40 for attending Friday’s session only. Participants, however, must attend Friday’s sessions in order to attend the Saturday workshop. Both days of the workshop will be held rain or shine.
Wednesday, March 21, 2012
Friday, March 9, 2012
|DHR Staff Members Participating in a May 2010 cleanup |
of Evergreen Cemetery
Monday, February 27, 2012
UPDATE 3/21/12 We're happy to announce two confirmed workshops. One in Eastville, VA in Northampton County at Christ Episcopal Church on May 18-19, and another in Leesville, VA (location TBA) on September 22-23. Stay tuned for more info!
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Friday, April 15, 2011
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