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Events Calendar

For 150 years, Lakewood’s grounds have served as a community gathering place. We continue this proud tradition by inviting the public to enjoy our beautiful grounds and architectural treasures, and to explore meaningful ways to grieve and remember.

Events Calendar

Seasonal Celebrations

Father’s Day

Onsite near the Living Memory Tree

On this day we honor the father's and father figures who are loved and missed. Free white roses will be available to anyone while supplies last.

Lakewood Experience Series

Summer Equinox Tea Ceremony and Grief Circle (4:30pm)

Lakewood Chapel

Life is filled with transitions and losses, and grief often accompanies them. Yet little space is set aside to acknowledge and process this powerful emotion. On this special threshold day, come experience a silent, meditative Tea Ceremony where grief is welcomed,…

SOLD OUT
Lakewood Experience Series

Summer Equinox Tea Ceremony and Grief Circle (6:30pm)

Lakewood Cemetery

Life is filled with transitions and losses, and grief often accompanies them. Yet little space is set aside to acknowledge and process this powerful emotion. On this special threshold day, come experience a silent, meditative Tea Ceremony where grief is welcomed,…

SOLD OUT
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Planning Ahead: Memorial Options

Garden Mausoleum Reception Area

There are many questions to consider as you plan for end-of-life, but making these decisions ahead of time can help make this transition a little smoother. Join us for this informational conversation on pre-planning options.

Free
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Intro to Sketching at Lakewood

Lakewood Cemetery

Join Lakewood for a welcoming and relaxed sketching class that focuses on the foundations of drawing such as shape, form, and composition. Your instructor, Ann Solyst, will walk through the peaceful and reflective art of outdoor sketching while working with…

SOLD OUT
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Lakewood 101 Sunday Morning Walking Tours – June

Lakewood Cemetery

Join us for a stroll at Lakewood while you learn about our history, art and gardens in a one-hour walking tour. Sign up today.

SOLD OUT
Lakewood Experience Series

Tai Chi and Grief | Meditation Through Movement

Onsite at Tower Hill

This event will guide attendees in Tai Chi as a mechanism of processing grief through gentle movement. Guides Christin Ament and Kali Higgins will walk us through this process and explore how we can gently move through grief.

$10 in advance / $12 at the door
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Lakewood 101 Wednesday Night Walking Tour – July

Lakewood Cemetery

Join us for an evening stroll at Lakewood while you learn about our history, art and gardens in a one-hour walking tour. Sign up today.

$10 in advance | $12 at the door
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July Birding at Lakewood

Lakewood Cemetery

Join Lakewood for this peaceful Sunday walk as we learn more about the birds that call Lakewood home.

SOLD OUT
Mandala from above
Seasonal Celebrations

Midsummer Memory Mandalas

Lakewood Cemetery

Friday, July 16 | 4 - 8 p.m. Artist talk at 6:00pm
Saturday, July 17 | Workshops

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Lakewood 101 Sunday Morning Walking Tours – July

Lakewood Cemetery

Join us for a morning stroll at Lakewood while you learn about our history, art and gardens in a one-hour walking tour. Sign up today.

$10 in advance | $12 at the door
Explore Lakewood

Lakewood 101 Wednesday Night Walking Tour – August

Lakewood Cemetery

Join us for an evening stroll at Lakewood while you learn about our history, art and gardens in a one-hour walking tour. Sign up today.

$10 in advance | $12 at the door
Learn @ Lakewood

Summer Death Cafe

Lakewood Cemetery

Discussing topics related to death and dying can make processing grief much easier. Join Lakewood as we hold space for these difficult conversations.

Free | Registration is required
Explore Lakewood

Lakewood 101 Sunday Morning Walking Tours – August

Lakewood Cemetery

Join us for a morning stroll at Lakewood while you learn about our history, art and gardens in a one-hour walking tour. Sign up today.

$10 in advance | $12 at the door
Explore Lakewood

Lakewood 101 Wednesday Night Walking Tour – September

Lakewood Cemetery

Join us for an evening stroll at Lakewood while you learn about our history, art and gardens in a one-hour walking tour. Sign up today.

$10 in advance | $12 at the door
Explore Lakewood

September Birding at Lakewood (AM)

Lakewood Cemetery

Join Lakewood for this peaceful Sunday walk as we learn more about the birds that call Lakewood home.

$10 in advance / $15 at the door
Explore Lakewood

September Birding at Lakewood (PM)

Lakewood Cemetery

Join Lakewood for this peaceful Sunday walk as we learn more about the birds that call Lakewood home.

$10 in advance / $15 at the door
Seasonal Celebrations

Lantern Lighting Celebration

Onsite near Jo Pond

September 17th | 5:00pm - 8:30pm
September 18th | 5:00pm - 8:30pm
September 20th | 5:00pm - 8:30pm

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Lakewood 101 Sunday Morning Walking Tours – September

Lakewood Cemetery

Join us for a morning stroll at Lakewood while you learn about our history, art and gardens in a one-hour walking tour. Sign up today.

$10 in advance / $12 at the door
Explore Lakewood

Lakewood 101 Wednesday Night Walking Tour – October

Lakewood Cemetery

Join us for an evening stroll at Lakewood while you learn about our history, art and gardens in a one-hour walking tour. Sign up today.

$10 in advance / $12 at the door
Explore Lakewood

Lakewood 101 Sunday Morning Walking Tours – October

Lakewood Cemetery

Join us for a morning stroll at Lakewood while you learn about our history, art and gardens in a one-hour walking tour. Sign up today.

$10 in advance / $12 at the door
Learn @ Lakewood

Fall Death Cafe

Free | Open to all
Discussing topics related to death and dying can make processing grief much easier.
Join Lakewood as we hold space for these difficult conversations.

Do you have questions about an upcoming event? Need assistance reserving tickets?
We’re here to help.
Call our events line at (612) 540-5165 or email us

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