Remember the Children Memorial Project 2024

Photograph of artist Cassandra Gunkel
Cassandra Gunkel and children reading in Upper Burying Ground

Artist-in-residence Cassandra Gunkel leads creative workshops

May through October 2024, Cassandra Gunkel will

be working with children to create a Remember the

Children Memorial. Through numerous workshops,

held in the Upper Burying Ground, the project will

engage children around gun violence. Using vari-

ous art processes, such as screen printing and book

making, children will create signs, posters, and small

books, expressing themselves through artmaking,

sharing, and exhibiting.

At the Upper Burying Ground children will create:

Events will take place on:

All ages welcome for all workshops. Children under 7 should be accompanied by an adult or older sibling. Registration is not necessary. All supplies will be provided.

Funding for the Remember the Children Memorial project has been provided by the Pennsylvania Abolition Society