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Cedar Hill Cemetery

453 Fairfield Avenue
Hartford, CT 06114 United States
(860) 956-3311 www.cedarhillfoundation.org

August 2019

Discover Cedar Hill – Highlight Tour

Wednesday, August 21, 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Third of the month, repeating until Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Cedar Hill Cemetery, 453 Fairfield Avenue
Hartford, CT 06114 United States
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Bob Chudy leads this introductory tour about Cedar Hill Cemetery’s most prominent residents. Hear about the discoverer of anesthesia and his tragic life, the woman behind the management of Colt Manufacturing, and the man who saved the country from bankruptcy twice. The walking tour begins at the flagpole at the end of the entrance drive.

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Cedar Hill Movie Night

Thursday, August 22, 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cedar Hill Cemetery, 453 Fairfield Avenue
Hartford, CT 06114 United States
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Join Cedar Hill Cemetery Foundation for its annual Movie Night featuring cemetery resident Katharine Hepburn in On Golden Pond. Cantankerous Norman and his appeasing wife Ethel spend summers on Golden Pond. On her way to Europe, daughter Chelsea leaves her fiancée’s son to bond with Norman. When she returns, Chelsea attempts to repair the long-strained relationship with her father before it's too late. Henry Fonda and Jane Fonda also star in the Oscar-winning film. The movie will be shown on…

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Mushroom Walk

Saturday, August 24, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cedar Hill Cemetery, 453 Fairfield Avenue
Hartford, CT 06114 United States
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Join Joe Lenoce of Connecticut Valley Mycological Society in search of mushrooms at Cedar Hill Cemetery. During this educational hunt, Joe will discuss the basic types of fungi, where to find them and proper methods of collecting. After the walk, he will review documentation resources while identifying any fungi collected. Meet near the bridge along the entrance drive. $5, free for members.

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A Monumental Man: The Art of James Batterson

Tuesday, August 27, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cedar Hill Cemetery, 453 Fairfield Avenue
Hartford, CT 06114 United States
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James Batterson, owner of New England Granite Works, played a key role in the establishment of Cedar Hill Cemetery. And monuments attributed to his prolific company are scattered throughout the cemetery. Foundation Director Beverly Lucas highlights Batterson’s incredible monuments on this walking tour of the historic cemetery. Meet at the flagpole at the end of the entrance drive. $5, free for members.

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September 2019

Discover Cedar Hill – Highlight Tour

Wednesday, September 18, 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Third of the month, repeating until Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Cedar Hill Cemetery, 453 Fairfield Avenue
Hartford, CT 06114 United States
+ Google Map
5.00

Bob Chudy leads this introductory tour about Cedar Hill Cemetery’s most prominent residents. Hear about the discoverer of anesthesia and his tragic life, the woman behind the management of Colt Manufacturing, and the man who saved the country from bankruptcy twice. The walking tour begins at the flagpole at the end of the entrance drive.

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October 2019

Discover Cedar Hill – Highlight Tour

Wednesday, October 16, 10:00 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Third of the month, repeating until Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Cedar Hill Cemetery, 453 Fairfield Avenue
Hartford, CT 06114 United States
+ Google Map
5.00

Bob Chudy leads this introductory tour about Cedar Hill Cemetery’s most prominent residents. Hear about the discoverer of anesthesia and his tragic life, the woman behind the management of Colt Manufacturing, and the man who saved the country from bankruptcy twice. The walking tour begins at the flagpole at the end of the entrance drive.

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