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FRIENDS OF MOUNT HOPE CEMETERY -- NEWS -- 2021


JANUARY 2021


MOURNING IN THE MORNING LECTURES -- WINTER 2021

Working with the Central Library, the Friends are pleased to announce that the "Mourning in the Morning" series will continue on Zoom in 2021.

Lillian Wald Portrait"Lillian D. Wald: Rochester's Renaissance Woman"
Presented by Patricia Corcoran

Saturday, January 9th on Zoom -- 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

The legacy of Lillian D. Wald continues long after her death in 1940. Her work as a nurse, a social worker, and head worker at Henry Street Settlement in New York reveals a life of pioneering contributions to improve the lives of the poor and disenfranchised.

Patricia Corcoran is currently the president of the Friends of Mount Hope Cemetery. She is a retired Rochester City School District teacher.