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Subject: Workshops on building conservation

Workshops on building conservation

From: Jamie Donahoe <jmdonahoe>
Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2007
Heritage Conservation Network is pleased to announce its 2007
schedule of hands-on building conservation workshops. The workshops
allow participants to gain critical hands-on experience with
different materials and conservation issues while contributing to
preservation work at the sites. This year's schedule is as follows:

    Conservation Survey in the Monastery of San Giovanni Battista,
    Serravalle, Vittorio Veneto, Italy
    April 1-14, 2007

    Traditional and Colonial Building Conservation in Ghana, Accra,
    Ghana (in association with the School of Environmental Design at
    the University of Georgia)
    June 24 - July 7, 2007

    Historic Finishes of the Old West, Virginia City, Montana (in
    association with the Virginia City Institute for Preservation
    Research and Technology)
    July 9-13, 2007

    Preservation Work at the Kornthal Parsonage, Jonesboro, Illinois
    (in association with the School of Architecture - Southern
    Illinois University Carbondale and the Kornthal Union County
    July 15-28, 2007

    Saving the Stark House, Port Robinson, Ontario
    September 23 - October 6, 2007

Workshop fees range from $425 to $2000 per person per week,
depending on location. Participation in the Serravalle workshop is
limited to mid-career professionals, but the other workshops are
open to anyone interested in acquiring preservation skills and
experience or in contributing their time and effort to the project.

This series of workshops will be followed in 2008 by workshops in
Armenia, Albania, Slovenia, and the United Kingdom, providing great
travel opportunities in conjunction with training.

For further information, please contact

    Judith Broeker, HCN's Program Director
    workshops [at] heritageconservation__net

or see <URL:>.

Next Workshop: Conservation Survey in the Monastery of San Giovanni
Battista, Serravalle, Italy, April 1-14, 2007. See website to

Ms. Jamie Donahoe
Heritage Conservation Network
International Hands-on Workshops for Architectural and Site
1557 North Street
Boulder, Colorado 80304
303-444 0128

                  Conservation DistList Instance 20:36
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Received on Wednesday, 24 January, 2007

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