Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

  • 07:00 PM to 08:00 PM

    Marisa Hayes will present some of her research on headstone design in the Hudson Valley historic cemeteries.  Her studies have focused on headstone styles from the colonial period through the Civil War. Headstones reflect the social identities and views of death held by historical peoples of the Hudson Valley. We can compare the designs to the gravestone studies of James Deetz in New England, and discover patterns that reveal culture, language, and heritage of the people who are buried in our region's oldest cemeteries. Ms. Hayes has recently completed her studies in history at SUNY Albany.

     

    REGISTER to receive the Zoom meeting link the day prior to the program.  (For those unfamiliar with the Zoom platform, a handy quick guide is at: https://www.youtube.com/embed/hIkCmbvAHQQ?rel=0&autoplay=1&cc_load_policy=1, or contact us for a "one on one" help session at warref@rcls.org.)  For more information about the program, please email Sue Gardner at:  sgardner@rcls.org.

     

     

    Age Group:
    Adult, Teen
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Thursday, June 4, 2020 - 3:30pm to 4:45pm

Thursday, June 4, 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Thursday, June 4, 2020 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Monday, June 8, 2020 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

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