SATURDAY, MARCH 28, 2020–WORK DAY (9:00). We will be cleaning up the area at the northwest part of the cemetery. After removing weeds and brush, we will plant a fast-growing, native ground cover that does not grow tall, to “cut down” on mowing.
SATURDAY, MAY 16, 2020–WORK DAY (9:00). We will clean veteran headstones, put out flags, and generally tidy up the cemetery for Memorial Day. Lunch will be provided.
MONDAY, MAY 25, 2020–Memorial Day (time TBD). Join us as we dedicate our two new headstones. Israel Burles was a Civil War veteran and honored citizen of Lexington. There will be a ceremony for him presented by Civil War re-enactors. We will also dedicate the headstone recently provided for Eva Saunders by many of her friends and those who fondly remember this wonderful lady.
DECEMBER 19, 2020 – Wreaths Across America. We will decorate our veterans’ graves and have a ceremony honoring them.