Submitted by ub on Mon, 08/26/2013 - 16:39

St. Paul’s Church National Historic Site
897 S. Columbus Avenue, Mt. Vernon, NY 10550

For Media & Public
Contact: David Osborn (site manager), at 914-667-4116;
Commemoration of Labor Day,
at National Historic Site in Westchester County,
Monday, September 2

The various and shifting occupations of men and women interred in the historic cemetery are explored as part of a commemoration of Labor Day at St. Paul’s Church N.H.S., in Mt. Vernon, on Monday, Sept. 2. The program also features a 1 PM presentation in the museum about the history of Labor Day, which was established in the 1880s to honor the achievements and contributions of American workers. Tours of the Church bell tower offered.

Parking and admission are free; light refreshments served.

Monday, Sept. 2, 2013; talk at 1 PM; site is open for tours from 9 AM to 5 PM.

St. Paul’s Church National Historic Site, 897 South Columbus Avenue, Mt. Vernon, NY, 914-667-4116;

Directions: Hutchinson River Parkway to Exit 7, Boston Road, and follow directional signs to the site.