On Nov. 9, the Reisterstown Community Cemetery will come alive as locals honor the cemetery's history and the veterans laid to rest there.
On Saturday, Nov. 9 from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. there will be re-enactments and demonstrations, followed by a luminaria lighting, at the Reisterstown Community Cemetery, 19 Cockeys Mill Rd.
The afternoon will start off with tours and live history demonstrations
by Civil War Re-enactors. Graves of veterans of all conflicts, from the
Revolutionary War up to World War II, will be marked with American flags
in honor of Veterans' Day. The luminarias will be lit near sundown.
the 249th anniversary of the cemetery. Restoration work will soon be
starting on the fallen east wall. The next project after that will be
replacing the entrance gates.