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Green Burials at West Laurel Hill Cemetery. 3 pm via Zoom

Thursday, May 20, 2021, 3:00 PM
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Mary Flournoy
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Learn about Green Burials

with a team of professionals from West Laurel Hill Cemetery


Thursday, May 20, 3:00 pm

Via Zoom

The presentation will be an introduction to the "green" funerary movement and the trends of "green" or natural funeral and burial services.  Several speakers will talk about this concept and the services offered at West Laurel Hill. 

One of the presenters is Gregg Tepper, West Laurel Hill's lead Horticulturist, who will discuss the development and maintenance of their award-winning "green" burial section, Nature's Sanctuary.  This beautiful and peaceful spot is the first cemetery to receive the SITES Gold Certification from the Green Business Certification Inc.  Gregg also appeared on another recent  Village Zoom program - the Horticultural Tour of Laurel Hill Cemetery in East Falls.

Q & A will follow the presentation.  

Please register here online or at 267-444-4507 (M-F, 9-6) so we can send you the Zoom link the day before the program.