Friends of the Library, Davenport Public Library
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Oakdale Memorial Gardens
Free, but registration is required
Join us as we tour the grounds and hear histories of Scott County residents who were prominent in agriculture and manufacturing.
Oakdale Memorial Gardens was established in 1856. This cemetery is on both the National Register of Historic Places and on the National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom.
Staff will identify notable architecture and scenery found on the cemetery grounds.
Wear weather-appropriate clothing and comfortable shoes. Some of the route involves hills and difficult terrain.
Registration is required.
We will meet at the Gardens, located at 2501 Eastern Avenue, Davenport, IA.