A Ride Through History

Age: 5 and up
Date: Sunday, 4/15
Time: 2:00-3:30pm
Meeting Location: Baker Park Bandshell
Fee: $3 city / $4 non city

Call 301-600-1492 to register or register online.

Take a riding tour through the hallowed grounds of Mount Olivet Cemetery. Learn about the 150+ year history of one of Maryland's first (and most respected) garden cemeteries. Meet notable "inhabitants" buried here such as Francis Scott Key, Barbara Fritchie, Civil War soldiers and Thomas Johnson Jr. Tour will be led by Chris Haigh, the Community Relations & Historic Preservation Manager at Mt. Olivet Cemetery and an award winning historian, researcher, writer and documentary filmaker. Shayne Boucher, a Certified League Cycling Instructor (#5043) and buke educator will lead ride from Baker Park Band Shell to the cemetery. Bikes not provided. Helmets required.