Memorial Day 2024 Rededication Event

Memorial Day 2024 Rededication Event

Historic Fairview Cemetery invites the community to join us for our Memorial Day observances. The event takes place on Monday, May 27, 2024 at 3:00 pm in the afternoon. This two-hour event will consist of the formal rededication of both the newly restored veteran...

October Events at Historic Fairview Cemetery

October Events at Historic Fairview Cemetery

October is a busy month at Historic Fairview Cemetery! There's something going on every weekend. Please join us for any of these events. Saturday, October 7: Monthly Volunteer Cleanup Mark your calendar for October 7 for the monthly volunteer clean up at Historic...

July 28: Buffalo Soldiers Day Salute

July 28: Buffalo Soldiers Day Salute

On July 28, 1866, the first regular U.S. Army regiments comprised of African American soldiers was established by Congress. Buffalo Soldiers of the 9th and 10th Cavalries protected unsettled lands as pioneers moved west. In 1992, the U.S. Congress passed a law...

July 8: Volunteer Clean Up

July 8: Volunteer Clean Up

We usually do our monthly volunteer clean up on the first Saturday of the month, but since this fell over the July 4 holiday weekend, we pushed it back to July 8. Since it gets so hot so early, we are starting at 8:00 a.m. and hope to wrap up by 11:00 a.m. This clean...

2022 Annual Report from the Board

2022 Annual Report from the Board

Year End Report Now near the end of 2022, the nonprofit organization for Historic Fairview Cemetery has been active for two years and nine months. Here’s a look at the accomplishments achieved this year. We appreciate all the time and effort put in by members of the...

November 11 Veterans Day Observances

November 11 Veterans Day Observances

Veterans Day Observances at Historic Fairview Cemetery On Friday, November 11, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Historic Fairview Cemetery will hold Veterans Day observances at the American Legion #2 burial area in the cemetery, located at 700 Yale Blvd. SE in...

Victorian Halloween Cemetery Picnic

Victorian Halloween Cemetery Picnic

Historic Fairview Cemetery is holding a Victorian-style picnic on Sunday, October 30 from 11:00 a.m. until dark. Bring your own picnic foods and drinks, folding chairs, tables and decor, and wear your Steampunk finery! Activities include a scavenger hunt to discover...

September 3 Next 1st Saturday Clean Up

September 3 Next 1st Saturday Clean Up

Help keep Historic Fairview Cemetery clean and "green" at our next clean up! The first Saturday of each month, volunteers come to the cemetery and wrangle weeds, pick up trash, spread mulch, and appreciate this local historical treasure. There will be a drawing for...