Events

April 25, 2017

Preserving Historic Places, Indiana Statewide Preservation Conference Date: April 25 - 28, 2017 Preserving Historic Places, Indiana’s Statewide Preservation Conference, offers inspiring lectures, educational sessions and workshops, entertaining tours, and networking opportunities. Indiana Landmarks, Indiana Division of Historic
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April 28, 2017

APT/Central Plains Chapter - Documentation Technologies Workshop Date: April 28 - 29, 2017 The Documentation Technologies Workshop is coming to Omaha, Nebraska! The APTI Documentation Technologies Workshop, which originated at the Quebec APT Conference in 2014, was reformatted to travel to host chapters and has been on
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May 10, 2017

California Preservation Conference Date: May 10 - 13, 2017 42nd Annual California Preservation Conference Preservation at the Forefront WEDNESDAY - SATURDAY May 10-13, 2017 Pasadena Hilton Hotel
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May 11, 2017

CARE! Conservation and Restoration Conference 2017 Date: May 11 - 12, 2017 Dean of the Faculty of Conservation and Restoration of Works of Art of the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw, professor Marzenna Ciechaska, PhD with habilitation, the Editorial Board of "ICAR – International Journal of Young
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May 12, 2017

APT DC Chapter 2017 Symposium Date: May 12, 2017 Save the date for the APT DC Chapter 2017 Symposium! Energy Efficiency of Historic Materials Date:May 12, 2017 Location:Mt. Vernon, Virginia The Symposium will address methods for increasing the efficiency of historic materials while
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May 16, 2017

Vanishing Treasurers - Guiding Principles for Field-Based Historic Preservation Date: May 16 - 18, 2017 Guiding Principles for Field-Based Historic Preservation Blaise Davi (retired NPS); Lisa Sasser (retired NPS); Charlie Pepper (NPS) Sitka National Historical Park | MAY 16-18 Offered in partnership with the Stephen T. Mather Training
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May 17, 2017

Wood Species Identification Workshop Level 2 Date: May 17, 2017 Wood Species Identification Workshop Level 2 University of Wisconsin – Madison, Department of Botany May 17, 2017, 8:30am-5pm Instructors: Alex C. Wiedenhoeft, Ph.D., Richard Soares, Center for Wood Anatomy Research, US Forest
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May 22, 2017

Introduction to the Building Arts for Historic Preservationists Field School Date: May 22 - June 16, 2017 Salve Regina University and American College of the Building Arts are proud to announce their 2017 Field School in the Building Arts, offered in historic downtown Charleston, South Carolina in the newly renovated ACBA building. The
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Vanishing Treasures - San Antonio Missions Preservation Date: May 22 - 25, 2017 San Antonio Missions Preservation TBA San Antonio Missions National Historical Park | MAY 22-25 San Antonio Missions has the largest concentration of Spanish Colonial Architecture in the United States and was designated a World Heritage
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May 23, 2017

Vanishing Treasures - Preservation Horticulture: Maintaining Trees and Shrubs in a Cultural Landscape Date: May 23 - 25, 2017 Preservation Horticulture: Maintaining Trees and Shrubs in a Cultural Landscape Keith Park (NPS); Vida Germano (NPS); Fielding Link (NPS) Susan Dolan (NPS) Eugene O’Neill National Historical Site | MAY 23-25 Offered in partnership
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May 27, 2017

APT Québec Chapter/Action Patrimoine Date: May 27, 2017 Following on the success of two annual training opportunities, Lime Renders held in Trois-Rivières, QC, 2015 and traditional Cedar Shingle Roofing in Québec City, QC, 2016, the APT Québec Chapter in collaboration with
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June 14, 2017

2017 Statewide Conference on Heritage Date: June 14 - 16, 2017 2017 Statewide Conference on Heritage This year the conference will be held in the historic downtown of Carlisle Pennsylvania June 14-16th, 2017. Visit: http://paheritageconference.org/
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June 20, 2017

Vanishing Treasures - Documentation and Condition Assessment Date: June 20 - 22, 2017 Documentation and Condition Assessment Harrison Goodall (Conservation Services LLC); Rachel Adler (NPS) Mount Rainier National Park | JUN 20-22 This workshop will lead students through the process of documenting and assessing the condition
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Vanishing Treasures - Guiding Principles for Field-Based Historic Preservation Date: June 20 - 22, 2017 Guiding Principles for Field-Based Historic Preservation Blaise Davi (retired NPS); Lisa Sasser (retired NPS); Charlie Pepper (NPS) Grand Teton National Park | JUN 20-22 Offered in partnership with the Stephen T. Mather Training Center,
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June 27, 2017

National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) Concrete Service Life Conference Date: June 27 - 29, 2017 Gina Crevello and Paul Noyce of Echem Consultants will chair the National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) Concrete Service Life Conference to be held at Columbia University, June 25-27, 2017. The conference will bring together
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July 2, 2017

PLEA 2017 Edinburgh Date: July 2 - 5, 2017 ABSTRACTS TO BE SUBMITTED BY 15th NOVEMBER DON’T MISS AN EXTRAORDINARY CONFERENCE IN BEAUTIFUL SCOTLAND AIMING TO HELP PEOPLE: Share and LEARN ABOUT HOW TO ‘DESIGN TO THRIVE’ & LAY SAFE AND CLEAN FOUNDATIONS FOR A
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July 10, 2017

Vanishing Treasures - Introduction to Wood Preservation + Beginner Window and Door Preservation Date: July 10 - 14, 2017 Introduction to Wood Preservation + Beginner Window and Door Preservation Ron Anthony (Anthony & Associates); Sterling Holdorf (NPS); Mary Webb (NPS) Grand Teton National Park | JUL 10-14 This five-day workshop is composed of two
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July 25, 2017

Vanishing Treasures - Working with Traditional Wood Finishes: Lime-based Treatments Date: July 25 - 27, 2017 Working with Traditional Wood Finishes: Lime-based Treatments Sarah Jackson (NPS) Grand Teton National Park | JUL 25-27 This workshop focuses on lime-based traditional finishes, their history of use, composition, application, and
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August 8, 2017

Vanishing Treasures - Creating and Using Oral Histories in the Preservation of Traditional Resources Date: August 8 - 10, 2017 Creating and Using Oral Histories in the Preservation of Traditional Resources LuAnn Jones (NPS); Brenna Lissoway (NPS) Grand Teton National Park | AUG 8-10 In this course, participants will learn how to effectively plan and implement all
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August 29, 2017

Vanishing Treasures - Moisture Management in Historic Buildings and New Assemblies Date: August 29 - 31, 2017 Moisture Management in Historic Buildings and New Assemblies Bill Turner (Turner Building Science & Design) Grand Teton National Park | AUG 29-31 One of the leading causes of rapid deterioration in historic structures and new
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September 25, 2017

Vanishing Treasures - Building Systems and Diagnostics Date: September 25 - 27, 2017 Building Systems and Diagnostics TBA Grand Teton National Park | SEP 25-27 This course will focus on common building systems found in the American West, their history of use, construction techniques, and common mechanisms of deterioration.
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October 17, 2017

Vanishing Treasures - Executing a Historic Preservation Project in Wilderness Date: October 17 - 19, 2017 Executing a Historic Preservation Project in Wilderness Laura Kirn (NPS); Tim Devine (NPS) Death Valley National Park | OCT 17-19 This course will focus on the perceived conflict between cultural resource and wilderness stewardship.
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October 23, 2017

Vanishing Treasures - Introduction to Masonry Preservation + Masonry Repair and Construction Techniques Date: October 23 - 27, 2017 Introduction to Masonry Preservation + Masonry Repair and Construction Techniques Frank Matero (University of Pennsylvania); Ian Hough (NPS) Wupatki National Monument | OCT 23-27 Masonry structures require careful understanding of their
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November 14, 2017

Vanishing Treasures - Preservation Engineering: Diagnosing, Monitoring, and Repairing Masonry Structures Date: November 14 - 16, 2017 Preservation Engineering: Diagnosing, Monitoring, and Repairing Masonry Structures Michael Schuller (Atkinson-Noland), James Mason (NPS) Tumacacori National Historical Park | NOV 14-16 Taught by two structural engineers, this course will
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