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Saving The Stones - Training program in practical conservation of built heritage
(March 1 - May 19, 2016)
Saving The Stones is designed to give the foundation needed to begin a career in conservation of built heritage and historic preservation. It is a 10 week practical training internship designed for participants...
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Shining a Light Exhibition
Louisville KY (March 8 - June 30, 2016)
Shining a Light: The Right to Education is a photography contest and exhibition at the Muhammad Ali Center. The documentary-style exhibition presents 40 photographs that depict individuals...
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Exhibit Opening: Art for a Nation: Inspiration from the Great Depression
Bend OR (April 16 - October 2, 2016)
A new exhibit explores the Works Progress Administration (WPA), a U.S. government program which employed millions of unemployed people, including artists, musicians and writers, during the Great Depression....
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PSBBF Cal Price Creative Writing Workshops @ Pearl S. Buck Birthplace
Hillsboro WV (April 16 - September 17, 2016)
The Pearl S. Buck Birthplace Foundation, through a grant from the Pocahontas County Convention and Visitors Bureau Calvin W. Price Appalachian Enrichment Series, presents the 2016 PSBBF Creative Writing...
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Wilmington & Western Railroad - Mt. Cuba Meteor
Wilmington DE (April 17 - November 13, 2016)
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Special Series on Buying and Selling Bungalows (Chicago Bungalow Association)
Chicago IL (April 18 - June 6, 2016)
The Historic Chicago Bungalow Association (HCBA) has been experiencing a significant increase in requests for information about buying and selling bungalows. Alongside a strong Spring housing market, HCBA...
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“Reading the City” Public Programs Series
Savannah GA (April 20 - May 11, 2016)
"Reading the City" is a Public Programs Series presented by the Society of Architectural Historians and Savannah College of Art and Design, with support from the National Endowment for the Arts and the...
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2016 Preservation Month in Boston
Boston MA (May 1-31, 2016)
May is National Historic Preservation Month ~ In Boston, Preservation Month is led by the Boston Landmarks Commission, the city’s preservation planning agency. 2016's...
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Window Preservation with Bob Yapp
Bledsoe KY (May 1-6, 2016)
Join legendary preservationist and window restorer Bob Yapp for a five day, hands-on learning experience on the beautiful campus of Pine Mountain Settlement School. Working in the awe-inspiring Chapel...
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Design Review Concepts, Cases, and Issues
Lincoln MA (May 6, 2016)
Join preservation professionals from Historic New England, Massachusetts Historical Commission, and local commissions for a workshop on management issues related to local preservation. This...
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Planetarium Public Shows
Elgin IL (May 6, 2016)
Two 1-hour presentations will include a sky show plus an in depth history of the Observatory and the Elgin National Watch Company. Self-guided tours will be available before and after...
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Sash Revival!
(May 7-28, 2016)
The Window Preservation Alliance is encouraging members to host a Sash Revival! in their communities. You can find out more at www.windowpreservationalliance.org/events. View more information...

38th Annual Steam Day @ Fire Museum of MD
Lutherville MD (May 7, 2016)
Great event as we learn about steam engines. Kids activities and demonstrations. Horse drawn rides. Food and fun!
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Hands-on-History: Musical Instruments
Jamaica NY (May 7, 2016)
Pianos, guitars and tambourines, oh my! Listen to a reading of Play Mozart Play, by Peter Sis led by Literacy INC at 1 pm. Show off your musical skills and create an instrument...
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Lansdowne Arts & Craft Show
Lansdowne PA (May 7, 2016)
The Lansdowne Arts Craft Show brings a variety of local artists, crafts, musicians, food and shoppers to Lansdowne's historic downtown.
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Mother's Day Concert! @ The Palace Theater
Hilo HI (May 7, 2016)
The Palace Theater is proud to CELEBRATE MOMS with our Annual Mother's Day Concert on Saturday, May 7th at 7PM! Featuring Kris Fuchigami and his Mom Keiko, with...
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Mother’s Day Tea Featuring American Girl Author Denise Lewis Patrick
HERMITAGE TN (May 7, 2016)
Join us to celebrate Mother’s Day with an elegant tea party in the luscious garden of The Hermitage. Featuring American Girl author Denise Lewis Patrick, who will introduce her brand new character: Melody! This...
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Old Pasadena Walking Tour
Pasadena CA (May 7, 2016)
Old Pasadena has gone from drab and dingy to a shopping and dining destination. Without Pasadena Heritage, this National Register Historic District would have been destroyed! Now it is one of the finest...
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Sheep to Shawl @ Willamette Heritage Center
Salem OR (May 7, 2016)
Animals, games, music, food, and live shearing demonstrations-find it all at one of the Willamette Heritage Center's most popular events! Sheep to Shawl runs from 10 am to 4 pm, and admission...
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A Song, A Dance, and A Story to Be Told @ Iroquois Indian Museum
Howes Cave NY (May 8, 2016)
Iroquois storytelling with Veronica Reitter, Seneca Celebrate Mother’s Day with Iroquois stories and create a special keepsake with (or for) your Mom. Ronnie is an accomplished weaver...
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Downtown Commercial Historic District Walking Tour with Jerry Turnquist
Elgin IL (May 9, 2016)
Learn more about the variety of buildings in this newly established National Register Historic District in this leisurely paced 90 minute walk. Sponsored by the Downtown Neighborhood Association...
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Once Upon a Time in Oregon: A Story Across Decades
Bend OR (May 9, 2016)
Once Upon a Time in Oregon: A Story Across Decades by Rebecca Hom is a story of two Oregon pioneers, Ing Hay and Lung On, influential individuals in Grant Country during the 19th and 20th centuries. They...
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Jacqueline Kennedy's Historic Preservation Legacy
Flemington NJ (May 10, 2016)
Flemington, NJ – Historian Kathleen Galop celebrates the 50th anniversary of preserving structures in America through the Historic Preservation Act with a talk, Jacqueline Kennedy’s Historic...
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Modern Sacred Spaces 2016
Seattle WA (May 11, 2016)
Modern Sacred Spaces is Docomomo WEWA's event series showcasing religious structures built by different faith communities in the mid-20th century. The buildings represent innovative efforts by postwar...
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Pasadena Heritage: The History of the San Gabriel Valley Lecture
Pasadena CA (May 11, 2016)
On Wednesday, May 11th, Pasadena Heritage will present a lecture on “The History of the San Gabriel Valley” sponsored by Podley Properties. It will begin with a fun and entertaining trivia...
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Uncovering Cherubs: New Discoveries at Old North Church
Boston MA (May 11, 2016)
Co-sponsored by the Boston Preservation Alliance Young Advisors Brian Powell of Building Conservation Associates will present the exciting results of Old North's historic paint study...
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Florida Trust for Historic Preservation Annual Conference
Tallahassee FL (May 12-14, 2016)
The Florida Trust for Historic Preservation announces its 2016 Annual Conference scheduled for Tallahassee, Florida, May 12-14. Join as we celebrate the...
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Continuing Education: "Preservation 101"
New York NY (May 12, 2016)
Join LW! for a full day workshop: "Preservation 101" Ideal for Real Estate Professionals (Approved for 7.5 hours of Real Estate Continuing Education Credit) The more you...
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Preservation Awards 2016 (Preservation Maryland)
Annapolis MD (May 12, 2016)
Join Preservation Maryland as we celebrate the very best of Maryland's preservationists, restoration projects, and "saves," recognize remarkable historic places across the state! A...
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Preservation Thursday: If You Have To Grow Up, It Might As Well Be In A Small Town
Deadwood SD (May 12, 2016)
Growing up in a 1950s small town has some unique advantages that modern children will never experience. This storytelling type lecture, presented by South Dakota Humanities Council Speaker’s...
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Swan’s Land: Photographs by Rich Bergeman (Columbia Pacific Heritage Museum)
Ilwaco WA (May 13 - July 13, 2016)
Retrace the footsteps of celebrated pioneer James G. Swan in the Columbia Pacific Heritage Museum’s latest exhibit, Swan’s Land: Photographs by Rich Bergeman, featuring more than 20 black-and-white infrared...
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Family History and Genealogical Conference
New Kent VA (May 13-14, 2016)
Save the Date: The New Kent Historical Society is preparing for their first Family History Genealogical Conference to be held on May 13-14, 2016. This conference will consist...
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Candle Light Museum Tour
Elgin IL (May 13, 2016)
Bring your friends and family and see the museum in a whole new light as a guide takes you through the museum stopping at spots to point out features you may have never noticed. Admission: ...
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Continuing the Heritage, Friends of Lords Park Zoo
Elgin IL (May 14, 2016)
In unique and historic Lords Park, come see the bison, elk, and deer while we celebrate the June 4th reopening of the Lords Park Farm Animal Zoo. Because animals have been a part of Lords Park...
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Francis Wyman Open House
Burlington MA (May 14, 2016)
In honor of Preservation Month, we are honoring those individuals who helped preserve our house after it's devastating fire in 1996. In addition, we are inviting our neighbors who remember the fire to...
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Guided Bicycle Tour – Main Order Homes in the Northeast Neighborhood
Elgin IL (May 14, 2016)
Grab your bikes and get ready to admire some of northeast Elgin's many mail order kit homes. The Northeast Neighborhood Association area is one of the four Elgin neighborhoods where kit homes...
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Heavy Equipment Petting Zoo at America On Wheels Museum
Allentown PA (May 14, 2016)
2nd Annual "Heavy Equipment Petting Zoo"of REAL CONSTRUCTION TRUCKS Do you know someone in awe of construction trucks? Would you like to see them up close and in person? View more information...

LIVE MAGIC SHOW: Magic, Mayhem & Aloha at Palace Theater
Hilo HI (May 14, 2016)
Saturday, May 14 at 2PM Doors open at 1pm An amazing magic performance by International Award Winning Magicians, Bruce and Jennifer Meyers. Fun for the whole family, Bruce will surprise...
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Mid-Century Modern House of Tomorrow Tour
Portland OR (May 14, 2016)
On May 14th, six Portland area homes will be open during Restore Oregon’s Mid-Century Modern House of Tomorrow Home Tour. The goal for our annual Mid-Century Modern House tour is to...
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Old House Expo & Architectural Cake Contest
Bloomington IN (May 14, 2016)
May is National Preservation Month and the Monroe County Historic Preservation Board of Review and the Bloomington Historic Preservation Commission celebrate with the Fifth Annual Old-House Expo and Architectural...
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Old Riverside Foundation Vintage Home Tour, Restoration Faire & Mercantile
Riverside CA (May 14, 2016)
Join us for a self-guided, docent led tour of 5 beautiful privately owned houses built between 1913 and 1937. Enjoy a glass of lemonade in a beautiful backyard, search the Restoration Faire and Vintage...
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Pasadena Heritage San Gabriel Walking Tour
Pasadena CA (May 14, 2016)
On Saturday, May 14th, together with our co-hosts the City of San Gabriel and the San Gabriel Historical Association, Pasadena Heritage will offer walking tours of historic San Gabriel. The tours...
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Raised Beading Workshop @ Iroquois Indian Museum
Howes Cave NY (May 14, 2016)
Taught by KarenLyne Hill, Onondaga A member of the Native Roots Artist Guild, Hill has shown her work across the nation, often receiving awards for her contemporary and traditionally...
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Tour Bertrand Goldberg’s Laundry Building, Elgin Mental Health Center
Elgin IL (May 14, 2016)
Join Elgin Mental Health Center historian, Bill Briska, and Association for Preservation Technology- Western Great Lakes Chapter for a technical review of Bertrand Goldberg’s Laundry Building...
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Walking Tour Elgin Mental Health Center Cemetery
Elgin IL (May 14, 2016)
The Elgin Mental Health Center cemetery is more than a burial ground. It is an artifact of a by-gone era's social safety net and healthcare policy. Tour this little location with Elgin...
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Saving Kullas in Kosovo
Drenoc, Kosovo (May 15-28, 2016)
Join Adventures in Preservation (AiP) with partner Cultural Heritage without Borders (CHwB) in the small village of Drenoc, Kosovo, to lend a hand in conserving one of the few remaining kullas (tower houses)...
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2016 Great Lakes Conference: Lighthouse Organization Excellence through Resilience and Change
Traverse City MI (May 15-17, 2016)
Join the Michigan Lighthouse Alliance May 15-17 in Traverse City, MI as we bring together lighthouse preservation organization leaders and Federal and State agencies, funders and vendors as through a series...
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26th Annual Rockland County Executive's Historic Preservation Merit Awards
New City NY (May 15, 2016)
May is National Preservation Month! Please join us as we congratulate the Rockland County Executive's Historic Preservation Merit Award Recipients for 2016: View more information...

Big Ben Bash at the Drake Hotel
Chicago IL (May 15, 2016)
Historic Chicago architect Benjamin Marshall, who created E. Lake Shore Dr. and The Drake Hotel, will be feted at “The Big Ben Bash,” hosted by The Benjamin Marshall Society. Festivities take place Sunday,...
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Museums of the Arroyo Day
Pasadena CA (May 15, 2016)
Six historical museums in Pasadena and Los Angeles open their doors to the public for a free admission along with cultural events, kid’s activities and family fun. Free shuttles connect...
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Art Deco Upper West Side with Architectural Historian Anthony Robins
New York NY (May 17-23, 2016)
Please join LANDMARK WEST! and Architectural Historian Anthony Robins for a TWO PART Course as we explore the Art Deco Upper West Side (Approved for 5 hours of Real Estate Continuing...
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Author’s talk - Washington’s Immortals: The Untold Story of an Elite Regiment Who Changed the Course
Washington DC (May 17, 2016)
Patrick K. O’Donnell, military historian, discusses and signs copies of his book on the First Maryland Regiment’s heroic effort during the Battle of Brooklyn in August 1776 and the survivors’...
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Elgin Alive—Remarkable Women of Elgin’s Past
Elgin IL (May 17, 2016)
A follow-up to a program a year ago, this presentation will take a further look at some of the women and women’s groups that have shaped the city’s past. Included will be a look at some notable...
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Conservation of the Kumayri Cultural Museum-Preserve
Gyumri, Armenia (May 18 - September 30, 2016)
Join Adventures in Preservation (AiP) with partner Kumayri Cultural Museum-Preserve in the historic center of Gyumri, Armenia. This area, its architecture, and its people suffered great destruction during...
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116th Spring Outing
Hermitage TN (May 18, 2016)
116th Spring Outing at Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage Hosted by The Andrew Jackson Foundation...
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A Guide to Elgin’s Bungalows— Informational Panel Discussion
Elgin IL (May 18, 2016)
Join the Neighborhood Housing Services of the Fox Valley, the City of Elgin, the Elgin History Museum and local historians for an informational panel about Elgin’s Bungalows. This panel will...
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Adaptive Reuse in Historic Preservation with Rebecca Hunter
Elgin IL (May 19, 2016)
Rather than demolish a significant structure, preservationists much prefer alternatives such as restoration of original exterior features and adaptation of the interior for a different purpose....
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Brown Bag Lunch Lecture: Preservation of the Nancy Kimball Home
Elgin IL (May 19, 2016)
To kick off Preservation Month local preservationists and Elgin History Museum staff will speak about the latest preservation effort in Elgin at the Nancy Kimball home located at 302 W. Chicago...
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Pendleton Historic Foundation Dinner
Central SC (May 19, 2016)
The Pendleton Historic Foundation's annual dinner will feature Robin Lattimore, award winning author and historian. Lattimore will share the South's role in preserving history. His program will...
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11th Annual Bowl for Preservation Event
Elgin IL (May 20, 2016)
Join Admirers of Beautiful Old Dwellings of Elgin for retro fun to raise funds supporting historic preservation activities in Elgin. Admission: $25 adults; $20 ages 6-18;...
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Lunch Bite object talk – A portrait miniature of General Henry Clinton
Washington DC (May 20, 2016)
Emily Schulz Parsons, American Revolution Institute curator, presents a portrait miniature of General Henry Clinton, commander of the British army in America, painted by John Ramage in New York, ca. 1778-1782....
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The Doughboy Statue Repair Event
Elgin IL (May 20, 2016)
Everyone is invited to watch Dave Reich, head of the ECC Welding Department, repair the 1922 statue that was funded by Elgin citizens to commemorate those who fought in World War One. View more information...

Grand Reopening of Harvard's Glass Flowers Exhibition Gallery
Cambridge MA (May 21 - September 30, 2016)
Exquisite beauty. Unparalleled artistry. Amazing botanical detail. Closed since early November 2015, the internationally acclaimed Ware Collection of Blaschka Glass Models of Plants, the...
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Guided Bicycle Tour: Elgin’s East Side
Elgin IL (May 21, 2016)
Twist and turn your way through historic neighborhoods and parks, and past historic sites on Elgin’s east side. Location: Lord’s Park—Elgin Public Museum,...
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Historic Curb Appeal
Portsmouth NH (May 21, 2016)
On Saturday, May 21, from 10:00 a.m. to noon, get tips and ideas for adding curb appeal to your old house on this walking tour of Portsmouth's historic West End. Explore the neighborhood's history and...
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The Section 106 Essentials Course
Philadelphia PA (May 24-25, 2016)
The Section 106 Essentials is a two-day course designed for those who are new to federal historic preservation compliance or those who want a refresher on the Section 106 regulations and review process....
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Cultural Resource Protection Summit (9th annual)
Suquamish WA (May 25-26, 2016)
The 2016 Cultural Resource Protection Summit marks the ninth anniversary of our gathering. Since its inception, the primary goal in organizing the annual Summit has been to facilitate amongst...
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World Championship Old-Time Piano
Oxford MS (May 26-30, 2016)
The World Championship of Old-Time Piano Playing began on the back platform of an old railroad caboose in Monticello, IL in 1975, the brainstorm of The Monticello Railroad Museum’s founder...
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Guided Bicycle Tour: Elgin’s West Side
Elgin IL (May 26, 2016)
Twist and turn your way through historic neighborhoods and parks and past historic sites on Elgin’s west side. Location: Wing Park Golf Course—Parking Lot Time:...
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City of Ships - Photo Exhibit by Byron Huart at the National Lighthouse Museum, Staten Island,NY
Staten Island NY (May 27 - June 11, 2016)
EVENTS :The National Lighthouse Museum Education Committee hosts an ongoing series of monthly lectures and presentations about Lighthouses on site. We are holding all lectures in Bldg. #11. Building #11...
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"The Honorable Harvest" @ Iroquois Indian Museum
Howes Cave NY (May 29, 2016)
Talk by Onondaga Iroquois Clan mother, Freida Jacques Frieda shares an insightful first-hand account of the original instructions given to humankind by the Peacemaker...
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Memorial Day at Bluff City Cemetery
Elgin IL (May 30, 2016)
An Elgin tradition since 1868, this year’s program will pay tribute to the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor with a keynote address by Lieutenant Adrienne Benton, staff chaplain...
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Pinot with the President: Architecture Tour of The Hermitage
Nashville TN (May 31, 2016)
Enjoy an evening of architecture and wine at the majestic home of our 7th president! To kick off our summer series “Pinot with the President,” join us for an after-hours architecture walking tour of The...
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Annual "Quilted Keepsakes" Quilt Show
Clinton IL (June 1-30, 2016)
C.H. Moore Homestead DeWitt County Museum Annual "Quilted Keepsakes"...
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Alliance for Historic Landscape Preservation Annual Meeting
Chicago IL (June 1-4, 2016)
Urbs in Horto - City in a Garden Chicago, IL Join the Alliance for Historic Landscape Preservation: Conserving Cultural Landscapes in the Windy City in early June to visit...
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The Path Less Traveled: Montana Preservation Road Show
Red Lodge MT (June 1-4, 2016)
START THE SUMMER ON THE BACK ROADS MPA ROAD SHOW OFFERS UNCOMMON HISTORY TOURS AND TALKS The Montana Preservation Alliance (MPA) invites the public to participate...
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VAF Durham: From Farm to Factory
Durham NC (June 1-4, 2016)
Diversity—human, agricultural, industrial, religious, and educational—characterizes North Carolina’s Piedmont region. The legacy of slavery, transformation of the agricultural landscape following the Civil...
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Practical Preservation: Masonry, Roofing and Windows, Oh My!
Oneida NY (June 3, 2016)
On Fri., June 3 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. the Oneida Community Mansion House presents Practical Preservation: Masonry, Roofing and Windows, Oh My! with funding provided by the John Ben Snow Foundation. View more information...

FREE Dupont-Kalorama Museum Walk Weekend
Washington DC (June 4-5, 2016)
Diverse museums will open their doors free of charge for this weekend long celebration in one of Washington, D.C.’s most beautiful neighborhoods. Discover Anderson...
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Wicket World Of Croquet®
Indianapolis IN (June 4, 2016)
Date: June 4, 2016 Time: 1pm Registration and Practice 2pm Tournament Start Time Cost: $140...
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2016 Pennsylvania Statewide Conference on Heritage
Lewisburg PA (June 6-8, 2016)
The Statewide Conference on Heritage is Pennsylvania's premiere preservation and transportation conference. This three-day conference includes a plenary session at 8:30 am, followed by three sets of sessions...
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Pioneer Camp
Deadwood SD (June 7-9, 2016)
Students are invited to the Days of ‘76 Museum to learn about the life of a pioneer. Youth will learn how pioneers and miners came to Deadwood, what school was like for pioneer children and...
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Victorian Era Tour of the Adams House
Deadwood SD (June 8-29, 2016)
The Victorian Tour, covering the years 1892 to 1905, will look closely at the lives of Harris and Anna Franklin, the original builders and occupants of the Historic Adams House. Tour...
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CNU 24: The Transforming City - Detroit
Detroit MI (June 8-11, 2016)
Join 2000+ leaders architecture, design, preservation, development, and placemaking for the 24th annual Congress for the New Urbanism in Detroit, MI, June 8-11. Expert-led sessions, hands-on workshops,...
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2016 Arizona Historic Preservation Conference
Phoenix AZ (June 8-10, 2016)
The Arizona State Historic Preservation Office, the Arizona Preservation Foundation, Arizona State Parks, Arizona Main Street, and the City of Phoenix Historic Preservation Office invite you to join them...
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Building a Place for History: 2016 New Jersey History & Historic Preservation Conference
South Orange NJ (June 8-9, 2016)
The NJ History Historic Preservation Conference attracts a broad audience of professionals, architects, planners, historic site and museum managers, historic preservation commission members, and...
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2016 Preservation Achievement Awards
Philadelphia PA (June 8, 2016)
The Alliance’s Preservation Achievement Awards event is an annual celebration of the individuals, organizations, businesses and projects that exemplify outstanding achievement in the field of historic...
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Docomomo US National Symposium Detroit 2016
Detroit MI (June 9-12, 2016)
Docomomo US and Docomomo US/Michigan are pleased to announce registration is now open for the 2016 National Symposium: Beyond Modernism? Moving the Recent Past Forward....
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Roaring Twenties Tour of the Adams House
Deadwood SD (June 10-24, 2016)
The Roaring Twenties Tour focuses on the lives of W.E. Adams, his first wife, Alice, daughters Lucile and Helen, and his second wife, Mary. The tour covers a decade filled with unbelievable sadness...
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Founding Fathers Day
Joplin MO (June 10-11, 2016)
President Theodore Roosevelt was quoted as saying, “Chautauqua is the most American thing in America”. The Joplin Historical Society on behalf of the Joplin History Mineral Museum will host the first...
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Introduction to Establishing and Administering Preservation Restrictions
Lincoln MA (June 10, 2016)
Join preservation professionals from Historic New England, Massachusetts Historical Commission, and others for the second in a series of workshops on management issues related to local preservation. View more information...

Seth Bullock: The Spirit of the West
Deadwood SD (June 11-26, 2016)
Gordy Pratt will portray frontiersman Seth Bullock. Pratt’s performance includes original songs and stories about Bullock that bring the history of Dakota Territory to life, as seen by one of the...
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Festival of Historic Houses
Providence RI (June 11, 2016)
Experience modern day living spaces in Providence’s prized historic homes and gardens and learn about the properties’ origins and inhabitants. The 2016 Festival takes place on the north end of Benefit...
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Norco Founder's Day 5K
Norco CA (June 11, 2016)
Lake Norconian Club Foundation is committed to preserving and protecting the Historic Norconian Resort built in 1929. We hold various special events throughout the year. This is a perfect family friendly...
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Rocks Village Walking Tour
Haverhill MA (June 11, 2016)
Discover the riverfront neighborhood of Rocks Village, once a bustling community of stores, taverns, and wharves, settled in the late seventeenth century. Hear tales of merchants, shipbuilders, a purported...
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Open House Scheduled for the 100 Year Anniversary of Joplin’s Jewish Temple
Joplin MO (June 12, 2016)
Historic Murphysburg Preservation, Inc. (HMP) will partner with the United Hebrew Congregation of Joplin when the doors of the iconic Jewish temple at 702 South Sergeant Avenue will open to the public...
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DHI Camp
Deadwood SD (June 14-16, 2016)
Students are invited to the Homestake Adams Research and Cultural Center (HARCC) to learn about the different jobs in a museum. Students will get a behind the scenes look at all of the Deadwood History,...
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Richardson, Sullivan & Wright - Presented by Pella Crafted Luxury
Chicago IL (June 16, 2016)
Join three contemporary architects as they discuss the influence of Henry Hobson Richardson, Louis Sullivan and Frank Lloyd Wright on architects today. Architects who will give short presentations include Stuart...
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Masonry Cleaning Workshop
Chicago IL (June 17, 2016)
An intensive one-day workshop, including: Cleaning philosophies Masonry materials and geology Types of soiling Cleaning methods overview ...
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A Crash Course in Night Photography at a Celebrated, Historic Cemetery
Colma CA (June 18, 2016)
Have you ever wanted to learn the nuances of off camera lighting and night photography? Would you like to create whimsical, colorful images of monuments and landscapes using the light of the full moon?...
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Historic Cape Charles Old Hose Fair
Cape Charles VA (June 18, 2016)
Historic Cape Charles Old House Fair Saturday, June 18, 2016 10am - 5 pm Historic Cape Charles and Classic Property Resources are proud to present...
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Historic Curb Appeal
Quincy MA (June 18, 2016)
On Saturday, June 18 from 10:00 am. to noon get tips and ideas for adding curb appeal to your old house on this walking tour of Quincy's Wollaston neighborhood. Explore its history and architecture and...
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Preserving Jefferson's Gardens and Landscapes
Charlottesville VA (June 19-24, 2016)
For a week in June, the gardens and grounds of Monticello and the University of Virginia will serve as the setting for a unique educational experience in the theory and practice of historic landscape preservation. View more information...

A Century of Design in the Parks: Preserving the Built Environment in National and State Parks
Santa Fe NM (June 21-23, 2016)
The three-day symposium discusses the preservation of National Park Service (NPS) designed buildings and landscapes, and focuses on issues related to the preservation of these features. NPS built...
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Geology and Gold Camp
Deadwood SD (June 21-23, 2016)
Students are invited to the Days of ‘76 Museum to learn about geology and gold. Children will discuss the different types of rocks in the area, how the Black Hills were formed and pan for gold. For students...
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The Newport Flower Show - GILDED – Artful Living
Newport RI (June 24-26, 2016)
During the Gilded Age, nearly every aspect of life was elevated to an art form. Gardens became stages for nature's most brilliant performances, women's fashions were created for stylish parades,...
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Picnic on the Lawn: A Land of Opportunity in a Time of Trouble
Deadwood SD (June 24, 2016)
Join lifelong local historian, Bill Swanson, as he discusses the national interests that made the Gold Rush into the Black Hills a necessity. The lecture will cover the economic, political...
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Historical Society of Islip Hamlet's Garden Walk - "Secret Gardens of Islip"
Islip NY (June 25, 2016)
On Saturday, June 25th (rain date June 26th) the Historical Society of Islip Hamlet will have their 4th Garden Walk – “Secret Gardens of Islip” - from 12N – 4:00 p.m. Enjoy a beautiful summer day...
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Black Hills Natural History Camp
Deadwood SD (June 28-30, 2016)
Students are invited to the Days of ‘76 Museum to learn about Black Hills natural history. Youth will be informed about the animals of the Black Hills with Game, Fish and Parks, go on a nature hike with...
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Naturalization Ceremony
Indianapolis IN (July 1, 2016)
Date: Friday, July 1, 2016 Time: 10am to 11am? Cost: Free Description: The Presidential Site hosts the summer Naturalization Ceremony for people who have qualified for United...
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A Song, A Dance, and A Story to Be Told @ Iroquois Indian Museum
Howes Cave NY (July 2, 2016)
Iroquois storytelling Join Mohawk storyteller Kay Olan for a delightful afternoon of yarn spinning and tale-telling for young and old alike. Olan...
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Antique Car Show @ Fire Museum of MD
Lutherville MD (July 9, 2016)
Check out our antique cars and antique fire apparatus! Fun for all. Kids activities.
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Iroquois Indian Museum: 35th Anniversary Celebration!
Howes Cave NY (July 9, 2016)
Activities include: Iroquois social dancers, special children’s activities, musicians, Iroquois stories around the bonfire, lantern lighting and more! Admission: Donation View more information...

Linden Place Summer Arts Camp
Bristol RI (July 11-22, 2016)
Registration is beginning for Linden Place’s Summer Arts Camp for Kids! This weekday creative camp is for camper’s ages 6-14 and takes place on the beautiful, historic grounds of Linden Place...
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Section 106 Essentials Training
Denver CO (July 12-13, 2016)
The Section 106 Essentials is a two-day course designed for those who are new to federal historic preservation compliance or those who want a refresher on the Section 106 regulations and review process....
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Pinot with the President: Sunset Wagon Tours
Nashville TN (July 12, 2016)
Join us for a sunset wagon ride at the majestic home of our 7th president! As part of our summer series “Pinot with the President,” guests will enjoy an exclusive after-hours tour of The Hermitage by horse-drawn...
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Preservation and Innovation: Striking the Balance
Boston MA (July 13, 2016)
Architectural fashions reflect the changing times. The New Old South Church and the original Museum of Fine Arts at Copley Square were initially lauded by critics, only to be declared out of date a few...
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Advanced Section 106 Seminar
Denver CO (July 14, 2016)
The Advanced Section 106 Seminar is a one day course that focuses on the effective management of complex or controversial undertakings that require compliance with Section 106 of the National Historic...
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Made in the Adirondacks Fair
Blue Mountain Lake NY (July 23, 2016)
Saturday, July 23, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Included in general museum admission Produced in association with the Adirondack North Country Association (ANCA)...
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Sedona Celebrates National Day of the Cowboy
Sedona AZ (July 23, 2016)
Sedona’s 11th Annual National Day of the Cowboy Celebration in Uptown and the Main Street District of Sedona. Come enjoy “a whole lot of cowboy goin’s on”! See live performances of gunfights, roping, bullwhip...
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Conservation Close-Up
Gloucester MA (July 28, 2016)
From 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. enjoy a special, in-depth tour of Beauport from a conservator's point of view. Historic New England staff experts share the practical and ethical conservation issues raised by Beauport...
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A Song, A Dance, and a Story To Be Told @ Iroquois Indian Museum
Howes Cave NY (July 30, 2016)
Iroquois Singing Society Inaugural appearance at the IIM of the Newtown Women’s Singing Society from Cattaraugus Reservation, Seneca Nation Territory. ...
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235th Anniversary of Battle at House in the Horseshoe
Sanford NC (August 6-7, 2016)
Celebrate “It’s Revolutionary.” Please...
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Old House Doctor
Gloucester MA (August 6, 2016)
Owners of older homes are invited to an "Old House Doctor" open house, sponsored by Historic New England and the Cape Ann Museum. Historic New England preservation experts will answer questions...
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American Mountain Men Encampment
Blue Mountain Lake NY (August 12-13, 2016)
Friday and Saturday, August 12 - 13, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Included in general museum admission The fur trade comes to life at the Adirondack Museum on Friday,...
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A Song, A Dance, and A Story to Be Told @ Iroquois Indian Museum
Howes Cave NY (August 13, 2016)
Iroquois Social Dancers Join us in welcoming the Mohawk singers and dancers of the Travelling College Travel Troupe from Akwesasne. The Troupe consists of young adults...
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12th Annual Bat Fest
Austin TX (August 20, 2016)
What will you see at Bat Fest this year? 1.5 million Mexican free-tailed bats emerging from under the bridge at dusk, 3 stages with live music, more than 75 arts crafts vendors, delicious food and...
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Benjamin Harrison's 183rd Birthday Celebration
Indianapolis IN (August 20, 2016)
Date: Friday, August 20, 2016 Time: 10:00am to 3:30pm Cost: Free Description: Come celebrate Benjamin Harrison's 183rd birthday with free walk-thru...
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Section 106 Essentials Training
Washington DC (August 23-24, 2016)
The Section 106 Essentials is a two-day course designed for those who are new to federal historic preservation compliance or those who want a refresher on the Section 106 regulations and review process....
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Advanced Section 106 Seminar
Washington DC (August 25, 2016)
The Advanced Section 106 Seminar is a one day course that focuses on the effective management of complex or controversial undertakings that require compliance with Section 106 of the National Historic...
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Mingle & Mix like Its 1966
Tuscaloosa AL (August 26, 2016)
The Tuscaloosa County Preservation Society, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, celebrates its 5oth Anniversary with a lively look at 1966! The music, including some surprise entertainers; the food;the dress !!!...
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"CarTUNES" Along the Waterfront at America On Wheels Museum
Allentown PA (August 27, 2016)
“CarTunes” Along the Waterfront – 11am – 3 pm - bring your beach chairs, pop-up tents, blankets, picnic lunch, dancing sneakers and enjoy the tunes of DJ Jimbo. The Waterfront is beginning to come...
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Pinot with the President: Decorative Arts of the Mansion
Nashville TN (August 30, 2016)
Enjoy an evening of art and wine at the majestic home of our 7th president! As the finale of our summer series “Pinot with the President,” guests will enjoy an exclusive VIP evening tour inside President...
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35th Annual Iroquois Indian Festival @ Iroquois Indian Museum
Howes Cave NY (September 3-4, 2016)
35th Annual Iroquois Indian Festival The annual festival celebrates Iroquois creativity and self-expression by featuring an all Iroquois Art Market open to Iroquois artists...
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2016 International Preservation Trades Workshop
Berryville VA (September 9-11, 2016)
20th Anniversary of the International Preservation Trades Workshop. This annual event by the Preservation Trades Network features craftspeople from around the country demonstrating their trades in...
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Caring for Municipal, Museum, and Other Non-Profit Historic Properties
Waltham MA (September 9, 2016)
Join preservation staff from Historic New England, the Massachusetts Historical Commission, and others for the third in a series of workshops on management issues related to local preservation. View more information...

29th Annual Rustic Furniture Fair
Blue Mountain Lake NY (September 10-11, 2016)
Saturday and Sunday, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Included in general museum admission Mark your calendars for 2016's 29th Annual Rustic Furniture Fair! View more information...

Cars, Corks, & Chocolates at America On Wheels Museum
Allentown PA (September 10, 2016)
Cars, Corks Chocolates – 11:00am - 4:00pm: Enjoy Classic Cars, Wine Sampling Chocolates.
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Pearl S Buck Living Gateway Conference
Morgantown WV (September 11-13, 2016)
To celebrate the life, legacy, and enduring impact of Pearl S. Buck, West Virginia’s Pulitzer Centennial Campfires Initiative event will be an international conference on Buck, winner of a 1932 Pulitzer...
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2016 Preserve Iowa Summit. Our History. Our Future.
Davenport IA (September 15-17, 2016)
The Preserve Iowa Summit is the premier statewide annual conference for professionals and volunteers involved in historic preservation in Iowa. 2016 marks the 50th anniversary of the National Historic...
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Antiques Show and Sale
Blue Mountain Lake NY (September 17-18, 2016)
Saturday and Sunday, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Included in general museum admission The Adirondack Museum Antiques Show and Sale will be held on Saturday and...
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Apple 'n Pork Festival at the C.H. Moore Homestead DeWitt County Museum
Clinton IL (September 24-25, 2016)
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Lincoln's Lebanon
Lebanon IN (September 24-25, 2016)
Lincoln's Lebanon is a free Civil War reenactment at Memorial Park in Lebanon, Indiana. Come and see Abraham Lincoln give a speech to local citizens, just like he did in 1861 when his train...
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Section 106 Essentials Training
Washington DC (October 4-5, 2016)
The Section 106 Essentials is a two-day course designed for those who are new to federal historic preservation compliance or those who want a refresher on the Section 106 regulations and review process....
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Sedona Main Street Paint Out
Sedona AZ (October 15, 2016)
The Sedona Main Street Paint Out is the kick-off event for Sedona Arts Center’s Annual Plein Air Festival, a week-long festival. It’s a great opportunity to see all the participating and nationally recognized...
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Rock Stars of Pervasive, Predictive Analytics
Mountain View CA (October 18, 2016)
Why Attend Rock Stars of Pervasive, Predictive Analytics? Predictive analytics is a compelling reality with a lot of scary baggage. Every organization must grapple with it or become obsolete, BUT - View more information...

A Soldier’s Heart, A Sister’s Hands: Haudenosaunee Women Veterans
Howes Cave NY (October 22, 2016)
Exhibition Opening: 2 p.m.- 4 p.m. The exhibit is intended to honor the hundreds of Haudenosaunee women who have served in the American military from WWII to the present. ...
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Lantern Night @ Fire Museum of MD
Lutherville MD (October 29, 2016)
Visit the Fire Museum as it is lit with candlight. See historic performers discuss the past in a very modern way! Great kids activity. Wear costumes for admission discount.
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Militia Muster and Candlelight Tour
Sanford NC (October 29, 2016)
This is the second annual House in...
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TRUNK or TREATING at America On Wheels Museum
Allentown PA (October 30, 2016)
TRUNK OR TREATING - 1:00pm – 3:00pm. Gather up your miniature ghost and goblins and head over to America On Wheels for Trunk or Treating. Children will enjoy a Halloween Scavenger Hunt. Decorate...
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Safe & Fun Trick or Treat
Sedona AZ (October 31, 2016)
Safe Fun Trick or Treat in Uptown Sedona will be on Halloween from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. This annual event when Sedona Main Street Uptown Merchants welcome all good ghouls and ghosts to visit their storefronts...
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Section 106 Essentials Training
Houston TX (November 15-16, 2016)
The Section 106 Essentials is a two-day course designed for those who are new to federal historic preservation compliance or those who want a refresher on the Section 106 regulations and review process....
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Holiday Train Garden @ Fire Museum of MD
Lutherville MD (November 26 - December 31, 2016)
Come see Baltimore in miniature scale! Great train display with Baltimore oriented trains... fun for all! Santa will be here for photos on opening day Please see website for specific days we are...
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2016 HOLIDAY TRAIN EXHIBIT at America On Wheels Museum
Allentown PA (November 27, 2016 - January 3, 2017)
Enjoy the sounds, lights and action of many model trains stationed around the museum’s galleries. Fun for adults and kids of all ages! The museum is a Toys for Tots drop site. Bring...
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Sedona’s Tree Lighting & Santa Visit
Sedona AZ (December 2, 2016)
Sedona’s Tree Lighting Santa Visit kicks off the holiday season. Live entertainment, activities and refreshments will be available from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the plaza on State Route 89A in Uptown...
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Blue Banner Tour of Historic Homes
Floral City FL (December 3, 2016)
FLORAL CITY BLUE BANNER TOUR OF HISTORIC HOMES Under the centrury old live oak canopy and behind the lace curtains, six to eight historic homes from 1866-1911 are opened annually on the...
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Christmas Open House 2016
Sanford NC (December 10, 2016)
The House in the Horseshoe State Historic...
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Society of Architectural Historians 2017 Annual International Conference
Glasgow (June 7-11, 2017)
The Society of Architectural Historians will host its 70th Annual International Conference in Glasgow, Scotland, from June 7–11, 2017. Meeting in Glasgow reflects the increasingly international scope of...
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Albert Kahn: Under Construction
Ann Arbor MI (March 1, 2106 - July 3, 2016)
In the past two decades there has been a tremendous swell of interest in Detroit architect Albert Kahn (1869–1942), arguably the most important architect of American industrialization. Albert Kahn: Under...
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Soldiers & Sailors Induction Ceremony
Pittsburgh PA (March 20, 2106)
Since 1963, the Joseph A. Dugan, Jr. Hall of Valor at Soldiers Sailors has recognized Pennsylvanian veterans who received medals for bravery and heroism during times of military conflict. Soldiers...
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Cataclysmic Boston: The Nature of Urban Change
Boston MA (March 23, 2106)
Co-sponsored by Boston Society of Architects Boston, a historic city with an extremely unique built environment, is again trying to reinvent itself without self-destruction. Beloved architectural...
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Family Evening at the Museum
Pittsburgh PA (March 24, 2106)
This event is made free to the public through support from the Jack Buncher Foundation. Free. One adult per four children.
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VAF - NE Annual Meeting
Sturbridge MA (April 2, 2106)
VAF-New England Annual Meeting “50 Years Back, 50 Years Forward: The National Historic Preservation Act” Saturday, April 2, 2016 Old Sturbridge Village, Sturbridge, MA 8:30 - 9:00 View more information...
   



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