Do you like old cemeteries and find gravestones interesting? Have you ever wondered how to properly clean them and make simple repairs? Back by popular demand, this hands-on gravestone restoration workshop will teach you how to clean stones and use appropriate mortars and epoxy to make repairs. You will learn best practices that will do no harm to gravestones that are more than a century old. All cleaning and repair materials and tools will be provided. You will need to bring a rinse bucket or dishpan. Gloves and garden seat are optional. Refreshments and bottled water will be provided. Join us for a fun, informative and relaxing workshop!
Workshop will be held at Historic St. Agnes Cemetery, 48 Cemetery Ave, Menands.
Kelly Grimaldi, Instructor
Must pre-register through Hudson Valley Community College: