Newton Cemetery & Arboretum notable Mr. Joseph Lee is a 2019 Inductee of the National Inventors Hall of Fame.
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Newton Cemetery & Arboretum to participate in Collections Assessment for Preservation Program
The Friends of Newton Cemetery announces plans for a new pollinator garden as a recipient of the Bayer Feed a Bee Grant!
The scattering garden for cremated remains has been part of the cemetery for decades, but you might have missed it on your previous visits. Although located near the entrance and adjacent to the main office, the scattering garden had become overgrown, heavily shaded and the paths crowded and uneven.
The Newton Community Preservation Committee recommended funding the restoration of the Whipple Beal Fence, the last decorative fence in the cemetery located at the lot of the first burial.