Spring Grove Events

October 2016

SGU-CEMETERY COLLEGE

10/6/2016 |  8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Location: North Gate

 

Cemetery College

Course Syllabus

 Jerry Wantz, Dean

 

  THURSDAY. OCTOBER 6

*  8:00am - 5:00pm  Breakfast & Lunch provided *

 

- Interment Process & Records Management: Recordkeeping,

Burial and Cremation scheduling, technology overview

{Instructors: Karen Kramer, Christina DiBari} 

 

Burial Process: grave prep and backfilling, vaults and containers, disinterments, lot surveys.

Includes an on-site gravesite preparation tram tour (weather permitting) 

{Instructor: Jack McAfee}

 

- Grounds Maintenance:  Service Requests, Security, Everlastings, aquatics and wildlife,

property development. Includes Barn & Garage Tram Tour (weather permitting). 

{Instructor: Mark Funke}

 

- Horticulture:  Arboretum, landscape history, current landscaping, ground cover, Legacy Trees

{Instructors:  Brian Heinz & Julie Molleran} 

 

- Memorialization:   memorial process, markers, monuments, memorial benches,

veteran's benefits, granite inventory, final inscriptions, vases 

{Instructor: Chris Sullivan}

  

ON-LINE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.  MAX OF 15 STUDENTS PER CLASS.

EVENT IS FOR SPRING GROVE EMPLOYEES ONLY. EVENT IS NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

15 Person Registration Limit | 0 Spots Remain Open

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