colmaBay seniors who are discovering an increased curiosity about cemeteries, might find themselves enjoying the walking tours of Cypress Lawn in Colma, originally built in 1892. On Saturday October 12 the focus is on some of their weirder tombs especially gargoyles including some alarmingly fierce Chinese foo dogs. Tours start at 1:30. There is also a lecture series on Sundays. Upcoming is one on famous Parisian necropolises. The many acres of Cypress Lawn’s gardens and ponds goes some way in offsetting the morbidity of the experience. Few chances of seeing any walking dead since it closes at dusk. Free.

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