Submitted by cindyhays on October 27, 2011 - 3:08pm
Event Date & Time:
Nov 5 2011 - 11:55am - 1:00pm
The Descendants of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence will dedicate two benches with the names of 12 of the signers who are buried in places where no plaque or marker is allowed. The ceremony will start at noon, Saturday, November 5th at the Elbridge Gerry monument in the cemetery.
Submitted by tmaxfield on September 27, 2011 - 11:46am
The second annual Halloween fundraiser will take place Saturday, October 29 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at Congressional Cemetery. Torchlight tours, scary organ music, yummy foods from our Barracks Row restaurants, and goblets full of libations. The tickets for this adult only party are $75 each, of which $45 is tax deductible.
Following the almost 800 year tradition continued in honor of St Francis of Assisi, the Patron Saint of Animals, Rev Cara Spaccarelli, Rector of Christ Church + Washington Parish will bless our animals Sunday October, 2nd 2:00 pm at the chapel. All are invited. Dogs and sheep must be leashed. Horses must be bridled, and other animals, as appropriate, should be in carriers.
HCC members may purchase tickets for "Last Call" at a reduced price of $65 of which $40 is tax deductible. Please fill in the form below, and either add your VISA or MasterCard number for the number of tickets you wish to purchase, or send a check for $65 per ticket to Congressional Cemetery, 1801 E Street, SE, Washington, DC 20003. If If you need more information, please call 202-543-0539.