Hosted by the Union Historical Society
128 Town House Road*
GPS: 44°12’47”N 69°16’30”W
On Route 235, one block north of Union Common, one block south of Route 17
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
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.
Door prize drawing during cemetery tour
(must be present to win).
* Google Map