Restoring Historic Evergreen Cemetery: A Community Conversation
Come learn about what’s happening at Historic Evergreen Cemetery—a long-neglected national treasure—to honor the more than 10,000 Richmond heroes who rest in this sacred and important resting place.
We invite you and your family to share your ideas, suggestions, and Evergreen memories in one or more of the following free, public Community Conversations:
Sat., Oct. 6th , 2:00–3:30 p.m.
Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia
122 W. Leigh St.
Tues., Oct. 9th, 6:00–7:30 p.m.
Main Richmond Public Library, Annex
101 E. Franklin St.
Thu., Oct. 11th, 6:30–8:00 p.m.
Neighborhood Resource Center of Greater Fulton
1519 Williamsburg Rd.
Sat., Oct. 13th, 2:00–3:30 p.m.
East End Library
1200 N. 25th St.
Tues., Oct. 16th, 6:00–7:30 p.m.
Mount Olivet Church
1223 N. 25th St.
Wed., Oct. 17th, 10:00–11:30 a.m.
Peter Paul Development Center
1708 N. 22nd St.
Sat., Oct. 20th, 1:00–2:30 p.m.
Virginia Union University
Wilder Library, 1st floor conference room
1500 N. Lombardy St.
Wed., Oct. 24th, 7:00–8:30 p.m.
Elegba Folklore Society’s Cultural Center
101 E. Broad St.
Sat., Oct. 27th, 11:00 a.m–12:00 p.m.
Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site
60 N. 2nd St.
Your participation in Historic Evergreen Cemetery’s restoration is important. We look forward to hearing from you!
The conversations will be facilitated by volunteer members of Evergreen’s Executive Planning and Review Team (ExPRT committee), as well as Enrichmond staff. If you have questions prior to the discussions, please email [email protected].
Please see description for each meeting location