The Opening of The Ellipse
The only “green” or natural burial site of its kind in the Providence area
Thursday, May 2nd, 3:00 pm
(Rain date: Friday, May 3rd, 3:00 pm)
Swan Point Cemetery
We would like to invite you to the opening of our new designated area for natural burial which follows a process by which all elements going into the earth are biodegradable. Brief remarks will be given by Tom Goddard, Chairperson of the Board of Directors for Swan Point Cemetery; The Reverend Doctor Anita Louise Schell, Rector of Emmanuel Church in Newport; Candace Currie from the Green Burial Council; and Anthony Hollingshead, President of Swan Point Cemetery. Tours of The Ellipse will follow the speaking program. Refreshments will be served.
Please RSVP by Thursday, April 25th to Anita Van Leeuwen at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (401) 272-1314.