OPEN HOUSE -- Come learn what we're all about!
RESCHEDULED DUE TO WEATHER!
Please join us on Sunday, April 22, 2018
Drop in anytime between 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Gate House at north cemetery entrance
791 Mount Hope Ave., opposite Robinson Drive
Come to our Open House to learn more about the variety of volunteer opportunities available at Mount Hope Cemetery with the Friends of Mount Hope. Volunteer applications will be available. Volunteer staff will be on hand to answer your questions, discuss training, and show you around! We are currently seeking volunteers to serve as:
Reception, Hospitality, & Admissions Volunteers
Tour Guide Assistants
Special Tour, Program, & Event Assistants
Gardening & Landscape Helpers
One-Time Event Helpers
Celebrate the past by joining our talented, energetic, and dedicated Volunteer Corps. Full training provided! Flexible Schedules!
The Open House is drop-in style. Parking available inside the Mt. Hope Cemetery north gate entrance. Additional parking available on Robinson Drive, opposite the north gate entrance.
For more details:
or (585) 461-3494
2018 FLOWER CITY HALF MARATHONSunday, April 22
Friends of Mount Hope volunteer to serve as road marshals during this run through the cemetery. Volunteers are welcome -- send info to "Contact Us" on this website.
THE GEOGRAPHY OF MT. HOPE CEMETERYSaturday, September 15, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Meet: North Gatehouse opposite Robinson Drive
Tour Guide: MC Professor Michael Boester
Mt. Hope Cemetery is an evolving cultural landscape. This extensive tour will explore the physical and cultural geography of the cemetery, explaining its evolution from America's first municipally-owned Victorian cemetery, to fulfilling today's trends in natural burials and cremations.
$40 for all-day tour. Registration is required. Call 585-461-3494 to register -- Space is limited.
Half-hour break for lunch -- bring your own, or order on the day of the tour (cash only).