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Preservation Summer School: Forward from 50

July 21, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

$55 | Register

Join Preservation Maryland’s at their annual state-wide preservation symposium. This year’s sessions will focus on what the future of preservation holds.

This year marks the 50th Anniversary of the passage of the National Historic Preservation Act, and on this important anniversary, Preservation Summer School looks “Forward from 50.”

Learn about the tools and techniques that will propel historic preservation through the 21st century.

KEYNOTE: Storm Cunningham, an author and growth strategist, will lay out his ideas for effective, resilient revitalization the day will build on those lessons.

SESSIONS: Session topics include advocating and fundraising in the digital age, putting lasers and drones to work for you and new ideas for financing adaptive reuse projects.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Whether you are a historic preservation staff member or volunteer, a heritage area or main street manager or a community planner or government employee, you will leave energized and ready to put the lesson you learned to work in your community.

SPONSORS: The Middendorf Foundation, The Delaplaine Foundation, Pictures that Pop, with support from the Frederick Downtown Partnership. To become a sponsor, contact Doug Harbit at dharbit@presmd.org.

DETAILS: Sessions will take place at the Delaplaine Art Center and the National Museum of Civil War Medicine. Registration is $50 for members or $65 for non-members.

TO REGISTER: Go to presmd.org/training, or contact Elly Colmers, at ecolmers@presmd.org.

QUESTIONS? Please contact Margaret De Arcangelis, at mdearc@presmd.org.

Venue

Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center
40 South Carroll Street
Frederick, MD 21701 United States
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