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SERCA Annual Meeting

From: Hilary A. Kaplan <hkaplan>
Date: Tuesday, March 5, 2002
5th Annual SERCA Meeting
Weatherspoon Art Museum
Spring Garden and Tate Streets
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Greensboro, NC  27402-6170
Saturday, March 23-24, 2002

The SERCA Board gratefully acknowledges a grant from the Foundation
of the American Institute for Conservation (FAIC) for supporting the
program. Tru-Vue and Purafil have also made valuable contributions
to the Annual Meeting.

Registration:  Saturday, March 23, 2002, 8:30 am Advance
registration is $35 for AIC members;  $50 for non-AIC members or
Site registration.  Student registration is $10.

Saturday, March 23, 2002, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Lecture "Microclimate Housings for Works of Art" by Hugh Phibbs,
    National Gallery of Art, Washington, D. C.

    Hands-on workshop on fabricating housings for those bringing
    their own tacking irons to be conducted by Hugh Phibbs.

    Lunch on your own at local restaurants

    Lecture "Practical Applications of Reactivity Monitoring in
    Museums and Archives"  by Chris Muller, Technical Services
    Manager, Purafil, Inc., Doraville, GA.

    Break, refreshments courtesy of Etherington Conservation Center

    Lecture "Microclimate Enclosure for the Declaration of
    Independence"  by Don Etherington, Etherington Conservation
    Center, Greensboro, NC.

    Reception at Photography Studio of Scott Crowder, 515 South Elm
    St., Greensboro (local conservators will provide carpooling from
    the Fairfield Inn)

Sunday, March 24, 2002, 9 am - 12:30 pm

    SERCA Business meeting

    Review of the Disaster Response Workshop held at Fort Bragg

    Break, refreshments courtesy of Etherington Conservation Center

    Lecture  "The Florence Flood in Retrospect" by Don Etherington

    Lecture  "How to Develop an Emergency Recovery Business"  by
    Gordon A. Lewis, Jr., The Fine Arts Conservancy, West Palm
    Beach, FL.

Hotels: A block of rooms is being held for SERCA at the Fairfield
Inn ( I-40 and Highpoint Rd), 2003 Athena Court, Greensboro, NC
27407. 336-665-6523, ask for Joanna Harris.  Meeting rate is $59.00
single/double plus tax; the cut-off date for the guaranteed rate is
March 1, 2002.

A reception packet with restaurant information, etc. will be
available at check-in.

Other hotels are the Comfort Inn 336-294-6220, and the O. Henry
Hotel 336-854-2000.

There is no cab service at the airport.  Airport Express runs a
shuttle from the airport to local hotels.  Fare: $18.  Return trip
reservations can be made.  Airport Express' telephone number is
336-668-0164.  Cars also can be rented at the airport.

Hilary A. Kaplan
Georgia Department of Archives and History
330 Capitol Avenue, SE
Atlanta, GA 30334
Fax: 404-651-8471

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