Upcoming Events

Mar
20

Hearth Cooking Workshop at Scotchtown hosted by Rebecca Suerdieck

Mar 20, 2022

10:00 am — 3:30 pm

Description:  Are you interested in exploring Foods and Recipes of the past?  Would you like to learn historically accurate cooking techniques?  Does cooking on an open fire appeal to you? Then sign up today for this Hands-On Workshop and learn how to cook as our ancestors did. Recreate recipes from 17th, 18th, and 19th-century sources …

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Mar
30

Preservation Academy Workshop 3- Researching a Historic Site and Submitting Register Nominations

Mar 30, 2022

6:00 pm — 7:30 pm

This workshop will be an introduction to various online and physical, primary and secondary research sources, including census records, property records, wills, probate records, maps, photographs and genealogical sources, and underutilized and atypical research sources which can help research historic sites in underrepresented communities. Speakers include Maral Kalbian, Architectural Historian, Maral Kalbian, LLC; Dr. Angelita …

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Apr
6

Preservation Academy Workshop 4- Hiring Preservation Consultants

Apr 6, 2022

6:00 pm — 7:30 pm

The final installment in this year’s Preservation Academy series focuses on the various types of preservation consultants, including archaeological firms, architectural historians, environmental companies, planning and design firms, cultural research companies and other preservation-related consultants. The webinar will also discuss how to find and hire consultants, and tips on finding funding for consultants. Speakers include …

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Apr
20

Cultural Heritage and Climate Change

Apr 20, 2022

12:00 pm — 1:15 pm

The heightened sense of urgency about the impacts of climate change on America’s historic buildings and communities has led to new opportunities and efforts to address these changes and help make historic resources more compatible and adaptable in today’s world.  Join us for a webinar to discuss ways Virginia’s preservationists and communities are addressing these …

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