"Echoes of Yesteryear: A Walk through Oak Ridge Cemetery," will be held from noon - 4 p.m. Sunday, October 1. (The last tour begins at 3:15 p.m.) (Rain date is Sunday, October 8.) The free walking tour is sponsored by the Sangamon County Historical Society in cooperation with Oak Ridge Cemetery.
Seven actors dressed in period costumes will tell the personal stories of the interesting historical individuals at their respective grave sites. Maps will be provided.
For more information about the event, contact the Sangamon County Historical Society at www.sangamonhistory.org or 217-525-1961.