Friends of Mount Olivet Cemetery
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Tours, Events, Group Visits, and Programs 
are envisioned for 2016, and we will welcome your talents and ideas to create this calendar, or to lend a hand as a 
tour leader, guide, researcher.  Please contact the 
Friends of Mount Olivet Cemetery by email.

Rules and Regulations --- The monuments and structures at Mount Olivet Cemetery have endured over 150 years of weathering. Please be respectful of the monuments and of our residents and their families. The monuments are here to honor loved ones. Thank you.   For a complete list of the cemetery Rules and Regulations, please the Cemetery Office at 717-637-5294 or by email

         Calendar and Events

2017 Events

Every year Mount Olivet Cemetery partners with community organizations to host events. As the event information is shared with us, it will be posted it here and promoted on Facebook. Join us on Facebook for up to the minute calendar and general announcements. 


Garden of Innocence, Saturday, May 6, 2017, 11 AM

SSGT Jeremy Redding Bike to Remember, Sunday, May 28, 2017, time to be announced 

Memorial Day Program at the Cemetery, Monday, May 29, 2017 following the parade (about 10:00 AM). Note: in the event of rain, please tune into radio station WHVR 1280 AM between 7:15 AM and 8:00 AM. Should the parade be cancelled, services will be held indoors at Hanover's American Legion Post #14 at 9:00 AM. The American Legion is located at the corner of Carlisle Street and Park Avenue.


Pet Memorial and Blessing, Sunday, September 10, 2017, 2 PM


'We Salute Our Veterans' Observance, Sunday, November 5, 2017, 2 PM


Wreaths Across America, Saturday, date and time to be announced

Event details will be printed here and on Facebook as we receive them.  Please visit us often.

Friends of Mount Olivet Cemetery, 725 Baltimore Street, Hanover, PA 17331 Phone: 717 637-5294  E-mail