~ Glendale Cemetery’s 2014 Schedule of Events ~

Trolley Tour of Glendale Cemetery

  • Monday, July 7, 7 pm to 9 pm

Michele Colopy and Bill Wilkerson Talk & Walk

  • Monday, July 21, 7 pm (rain date Saturday, July 26,  1 pm)
  • Space is limited, call 330-319-5120 to reserve spot.

Heinz Poll Summer Dance Festival

Public Celebration of Glendale Cemetery’s 175th Anniversary

  • Saturday, August 2, 4 pm to 7:30 pm, prior to the GroundWorks Dance Theater performance at 7:30 pm
  • Sunday, August 3, 4 pm to 7:30 pm, prior to the Akron Symphony Orchestra performance at 7:30 pm
  • Tours, games, food, speakers
  • Sponsored by Friends of Glendale Cemetery  (330-253-2317,

Akron Symphony Orchestra

Bird Walk at Glendale Cemetery

  • Saturday, September 20, 9 am to 11 am, led by Pat Rydquist, Naturalist with Summit Metro Parks
  • Sponsored by Summit Metro Parks (330-865-8065) and Friends of Historic Glendale Cemetery

Early Morning Glendale Cemetery Photography Workshop

  • Saturday, October 11, 7:30 am to 11 am (rain date Sunday, October 12 same time)
  • Details for advance registration will be announced later.
  • Sponsored by Summit Metro Parks, Akron-Summit County Public Library, and Friends of Glendale Cemetery

Questing at Glendale Cemetery

  • Go Questing at Glendale Cemetery: Visit and click on Questing to learn about Questing and to print the Glendale Cemetery Quest