Notice from: Friends of Abandoned Cemeteries:
Monday, April 4th 2016 from 10:30 AM till about noon, Staten Island/Fountain Cemetery
main entrance at 1652 Richmond Terrace will be open to visitors. Limited parking is
available in the cemetery driveway, just pull in through the Richmond Terrace double gates
FACSI has a few upcoming FREE events, NO seating is provided, bring your own:
Sunday, May 22 1-3 PM, Annual Commemoration of the Great Irish Hunger at the Marine
Hospital-Quarantine Cemetery 26 Central Avenue, St. George; live music, dedication of
cemetery signage/ Irish Hunger Marker and speakers on the history of the site and Irish
Famine immigration. Plenty of free street parking on Sunday's.
Saturday, May 28, 2 PM Annual Neighborhood Remembrance Day Celebration, Lake Cemetery.
This year FACSI will honor Staten Island Women in the war. Specifically; active military,
Nurses, Ladies Auxiliary and Gold Star Mothers.
For more information or to join FACSIs Facebook page click on below link.