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Cemetery Walk - Meet the Founding Women of Mayo

  • September 17, 2017 - September 17, 2017
  • Location: Oakwood Cemetery Chapel
  • Address: 38 7th Avenue NE, Rochester, MN 55906
  • Times: September 17, 2:00-4:00pm Alternate weather date: September 24, 2:00-4:00pm
  • Admission: $10 preregistered/prepaid. $15 at the door.
  • Contact: Angie Grimm
  • Phone: 507-280-2195
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Join us for a walk at Oakwood Cemetery, where over twenty women involved in founding Mayo Clinic are buried. These physicians, nurses, librarians, secretaries, wives and mothers were instrumental from the day of the tornado in 1883 to the days of World War II. You will receive a map of the grave sites, meet several of the women (portrayed by local actors), and hear their stories firsthand.