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Friends of Mount Auburn

October 2021

Awash in Color: Fall Foliage

October 31 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Mount Auburn Cemetery, 580 Mt Auburn St
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
Free - $12.00

Leaf peeping this fall? There's no better place to do so than Mount Auburn!Experience the beauty of autumn at Mount Auburn during this fall walking tour led by Visitors Services Assistant, Jim Gorman. We will visit some of the more colorful trees in our landscape in addition to looking for plant and shrubs putting out their fall fruits and nuts.Registration required.To request an accommodation or for inquiries about accessibility, please contact friends@mountauburn.org or 617-607-1980.Experience a deeper connection to Mount Auburn…

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November 2021

Fall Bulb Planting

November 3 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mount Auburn Cemetery, 580 Mt Auburn St
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
Free

Plant the bulbs for next year's spring!Get your hands in the soil alongside our gardening staff during our annual fall bulb planting. Bulbs planted in the Cemetery each fall add blooms to Mount Auburn’s early spring season. Bring your work gloves, trowel and lots of energy and enthusiasm. Dress for garden work. To request an accommodation or for inquiries about accessibility, please contact friends@mountauburn.org or 617-607-1980.Experience a deeper connection to Mount Auburn Cemetery with free access to all our public…

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Discover Mount Auburn Walking Tour

November 6 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Mount Auburn Cemetery, 580 Mt Auburn St
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
Free - $12.00

Join us for an introductory walk at Mount Auburn Cemetery, America's first garden cemetery.Mount Auburn, designated a National Historic Landmark, is one of the country’s most significant designed landscapes. Here the arts of horticulture, architecture and sculpture combine with the beauty of nature to create a place of comfort and inspiration. This 1.5-mile walking tour will focus on stories of history, monuments, and the lives of those buried here. Registration required. To request an accommodation or for inquiries about accessibility,…

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Nature Sketching Workshop with Clare Walker Leslie

November 14 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Story Chapel Visitor Center, Central Ave
Watertown, MA 02138 United States
$7.00 - $12.00

Want to learn some very basic ways for drawing the nature you know and love here in Mount Auburn?Nature Sketching Workshop with Clare Walker LeslieWant to learn some very basic ways for drawing the nature you know and love here in Mount Auburn? Join illustrator Clare Walker Leslie in one or both of these Sunday afternoon sessions. Appropriate for ages 10 and up, teens and adults. No previous drawing experience needed. Bring a drawing pad, several pencils and an eraser.…

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December 2021

Discover Mount Auburn Walking Tour

December 4 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Mount Auburn Cemetery, 580 Mt Auburn St
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
Free - $12.00

Join us for an introductory walk at Mount Auburn Cemetery, America's first garden cemetery.Mount Auburn, designated a National Historic Landmark, is one of the country’s most significant designed landscapes. Here the arts of horticulture, architecture and sculpture combine with the beauty of nature to create a place of comfort and inspiration. This 1.5-mile walking tour will focus on stories of history, monuments, and the lives of those buried here. Registration required. To request an accommodation or for inquiries about accessibility,…

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Nature Sketching Workshop with Clare Walker Leslie

December 12 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Story Chapel Visitor Center, Central Ave
Watertown, MA 02138 United States
$7.00 - $12.00

Want to learn some very basic ways for drawing the nature you know and love here in Mount Auburn?Nature Sketching Workshop with Clare Walker LeslieWant to learn some very basic ways for drawing the nature you know and love here in Mount Auburn? Join illustrator Clare Walker Leslie in one or both of these Sunday afternoon sessions. Appropriate for ages 10 and up, teens and adults. No previous drawing experience needed. Bring a drawing pad, several pencils and an eraser.…

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