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Spring 2017 Program & Member Meeting

  • 13 May 2017
  • 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Union, Maine

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    This meeting is open to the public.


Hosted by the Union Historical Society
128 Town House Road*
Union, Maine

GPS: 44°12’47”N 69°16’30”W

On Route 235, one block north of Union Common, one block south of Route 17

Everyone Welcome!

8:30 — 9:15

Registration $3.00 per person at the door. Please register for the meeting by Thursday, May 11 online now, or phone Jessica Couture at 877-7675.

Coffee, tea, assorted breakfast snacks. View exhibits and displays.

8:30 — 12:00

Exhibits, Displays, Cemetery Projects

If you have a cemetery project and wish to share the information with others, please bring a display board, photos, or other related materials. Tables will be available to set up displays.

9:15 — 9:30

Welcome—Union Historical Society

Announcements—Jessica Couture, MOCA President

9:30 — 10:00

Cemeteries in Washington, Maine

Cheryl Swift will talk about her project in the Washington cemeteries to help identify and preserve data on older graves.

10:00 — 10:15 

Break

10:15 — 11:00 

MOCA Business Meeting (All welcome to attend)

11:00 — 12:00

Tolman Cemetery D.A.R. Project.

Presentation of a project led by the D.A.R. to locate, identify, and honor the graves of veterans from the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812 in Tolman Cemetery in Rockland.

12:00 — 1:00 Lunch

Bring your own brown bag lunch. Beverages and desserts will be provided by the Union Historical Society at no additional charge.

1:00 Cemetery Tour

Cheryl Swift and the head of the Washington Historical Society will lead a tour of one of the cemeteries in Washington, weather permitting. At this time, it is planned to visit a cemetery located in Washington village (about 5 miles from Union) with adequate parking space.

2:00

Door prize drawing during cemetery tour
(must be present to win).

* Google Map


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