Upcoming Events at Mount Hope

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The Friends of Mount Hope Cemetery Tours

The Friends of Mount Hope  conduct tours at the cemetery. Visit the Friends website for the most up-to-date tour schedule.

2nd Saturdays Program Kicks Off – April 9, 2016

With almost 200 acres of land, Mount Hope is an active municipal cemetery that also serves as a park, arboretum and historic resource.  The 2nd Saturdays Program provides an excellent opportunity for volunteers to help beautify this special place. Volunteers are encouraged to register in advance to ensure that enough supplies are provided.  Click here or call (585) 428-7999 to register. 

Understanding Cremation - April 16, 2016

Curious about cremation? Join us to learn more about the option of cremation. Jeffery Simmons, Cemetery Manager, will explain the steps involved in the cremation process. Tour our state-of-the-art facility (on its day off) and family gathering room. Find answers to your questions and gain peace of mind.

Rochester Regional Health Flower City Half Marathon – April 24, 2016

Click here for more details on the event. 

Please note that cemetery visitation will be interrupted while the Half Marathon is underway.

United Way Day of Caring – May 12, 2016

Ever thought of volunteering at Mount Hope?  This is a great opportunity for you and your organization to give back to the community by helping to care for the gravesites of those who came before us in Rochester's history. Volunteers need to register in advance to ensure that enough supplies and lunches are provided.  To learn more, click here.

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