FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions:

Q1. Where is East Lawn Cemetery?  

4300 Folsom Blvd., Sacramento

Q2. When should I arrive at East Lawn Cemetery?

 8:00 am is best

Q3.  When is the ceremony at the State Capitol? 

11:00 am

Q4.  How can we get back to East Lawn after the ceremony at the State Capitol?

     Possibilities include —
          Shuttle with family or friends
          Take two cars; leave one at the beginning and one at the end          
          Take Uber or Lyft
          Take Public Transportation;  Light Rail runs very close to the Capitol and the Cemetery

Q5. What should we bring?

Walking shoes and a radio tuned to AM-1620 , the Rosary is broadcast on Relevant Radio
Water bottles will be provided at the cemetery

 

 

Q6. What will be happening during the Procession?

Praying the Rosary and singing hymns. Music sheets will be provided.

Q7. How can I help?

There are considerable costs for police escort and other needs. If you would like to help, please send a check payable to St. Stephen the First Martyr Parish, 5461 – 44th Street, Sacramento, CA 95820. Please indicate it is for the “May Procession” fund. All donations are greatly appreciated!

If you would like to contribute your time or talents, please call Mike Solton at 916.732.2000 to discuss how you can help.

Refer CLERGY questions to Fr. Lyons at 916.445.5114.

Refer MEDIA questions to Mr. Mike Solton at 916.732.2000.

Q8. Any other ideas for transportation? 

Yes, we suggest considering organizing a bus with your parish for transportation to and from the event.