May 23rd, 24th, & 25th 11am-3pm
GAHC members and friends are invited to visit the Davenport City Cemetery on May 23, 24, and 25. In observance of Memorial Day and Cemetery Appreciation Month, the Sexton's Cottage will be open from 11:00 - 3:00 all three days. This is a great opportunity to literally stroll down memory lane to observe and absorb our collective German heritage in a place of quiet and peaceful reflection.
Sunday, May 24th
Speakers include- from the Rock Island Arsenal Col. David Banian, Chief of Staff, Joint Munitions Command, Amy Grosskopf, Director of the Davenport Public Library, and Joy Ellyn Judas will speak about Heinrich Dohrmann and the journey the Dohrmann family made to place a new monument on the grave site.
There will be a porta-potty on site; parking will be on Sturdevant and Division Streets. Additional information is available at 563-449-2358.