$15/person, $13/Settlement-6 members and above. Reservations are required. Call 630.420.6010.
Victorian Memory and Mourning, plus Cemetery Symbols
Saturday, May 13
Look back at how Americans have traditionally handled death, mourning and memorialization at this new program. Experience hands-on Victorian mourning artifacts and memorials from the collection of folklorist Sheila Riley. Discover what mysterious gravestone symbols really mean, then practice your knowledge in a guided walking tour of Naperville Cemetery. This two-hour program will be led by Riley, Director of Learning Experiences at Naper Settlement.