Death Doula Days

Historic Congressional Cemetery 1801 E Street, Southeast, Washington

This Saturday’s topic is: Dying Independently In our conversations this year it has come up often: how do we die independently? Single. Solo. No descendants. No living parents. No partners. So much of the business of dying involves “next of kin.” But of course many of us live independent lives without ties of offspring or [...]

Honey Pickup with the President

Did you order some of our Congressional Cemetery "Rest in Bees" Honey? Do you want to pick it up as soon as possible? Well, you are in luck! Stop by just outside the Gatehouse between 10:00 AM and 12:00 PM on Saturday, September 16 to pickup any honey you have purchased. Jackie Spainhour, President, will [...]

Jewish Americans at Congressional Cemetery: Guided Tour

Jewish people have long called the national capital region home. Their history in the District of Columbia is long, varied, and rich. And at Congressional Cemetery, this rich history is on full display on the grounds in the form of the various gravestones, memorials, and other markers of Jewish interred resdients, Come and explore the [...]