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Saturday, October 04, 2014

"Spirits of Old Park Ridge"- Tour of Town of Maine Cemetery

10:00 AM - 02:00 PM

Town of Maine Cemetery
Dee Road and Touhy Avenue
Park Ridge, IL , 60068


Community members of all ages are invited to learn more about the life and times of the men and women who helped shape the development of Park Ridge, including early settlers, former mayors and businessmen, soldiers, teachers and even a professional baseball player. Local actors will portray the “Spirits”,and bring to life their individual stories and contributions to Park Ridge history. Tour guides will accompany the groups to the various gravesites, providing additional history and anecdotes.

Tours will leave every 15-30 minutes from the cemetery gatehouse, located just inside the main entrance off of Touhy Aveenue, just east of Dee Road. Parking is available along Rose Avenue to the east, or along the lanes in the Cemetery. A donation of $5.00 is requested for adult visitors. Please call the Society at 847.696.1973 for more information or visit www.pennyville.org.

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