Cemetery tour in Westborough Oct. 28 

Puritan gravestone in Memorial Cemetery (Photo/Courtesy American Antiquarian Society)

Westborough – The Westborough Historical Society will hold a Memorial Cemetery Tour, “Death Heads and Angels,” Saturday, Oct. 28, at 1 p.m. Presenter Leslie M. Leslie will lead the tour of Westborough’s oldest cemetery and speak about the community’s first settlers and the stories told by the early Puritan gravestone symbols. For all ages – families welcome. Refreshments will be served. Duration: 1-2 hours. Meet at Memorial Cemetery in front of Town Hall, West Main Street.

On Sunday, Nov. 5, from 2-4 p.m. there will be an open house and guided tours of Westborough artifacts from the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries with Historical Society docents at the Sibley House, 13 Parkman St.

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