A virtual cemetery research course and a virtual tour of Calvary Cemetery are exciting October offerings from the Blue Earth County Historical Society.
“Cemetery 101” will be held on Thursday, October 1st from 4 to 5 p.m. This Zoom meeting is free to BECHS members or $7 for non-members. Two presenters will focus on researching cemeteries and headstone symbolism.
For more information and registration, go to https://blueearthcountyhistory.com/event/cemetery-101.
Even more exciting is the recorded virtual Calvary Cemetery tour, “Ghosts from the Past,” that premieres live at 7 p.m. on Thursday, October 8th. Following the live presentation, a recording of the event will be available afterwards up until midnight on October 17th.
According to the BECHS online information, the presentation includes views of Calvary, historic images, recorded narration and stories. Registration is $10.
For more information and registration, go to https://blueearthcountyhistory.com/event/ghosts-from-the-past-virtual-cemetery-tour.