Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada: Students to Unveil 250th Gravestone Project

Posted by admin on Jun 16, 2011

Last fall students from Arcadia Consolidated School discovered on a trip to the Chebogue Cemetery that history was alive around them. On Thursday, June 16, they’ll be sharing their experience, and what they learned beyond their normal classroom setting, during a public unveiling of their gravestone project display at the school at 1 p.m.

The project is the school’s contribution to Yarmouth’s 250th celebrations. Last October, the Grade 5 students went to the cemetery – commonly referred to as the Town Point Cemetery – armed with supplies and their curiosity.

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