Tagged as Educational Event

Wed, 10/24 — 10/28.

Conference: Slave Dwelling Project

Middle Tennessee State University

Hosted by Slave Dwelling Project

Cost: $165+

The 5th Annual Slave Dwelling Conference will be held at Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, TN on October 24, 2018 through October 28, 2018.

Piscataway Park, located on the shores of the Potomac River in Maryland is the first park in the nation to be established to protect a historic view: that of George Washington’s Mount Vernon home. Piscataway Park is also the site of the Moyaone Reserve, a community with the most eclectic mix of mid-century modern architecture in the Washington D.C. area.

Sat, 10/20.

Bus Tour: Exploring Harriet Tubman’s Eastern Shore

Hosted by Preservation Maryland

Cost: $75-$80

On Saturday, October 20, 2018, Preservation Maryland is pleased to offer the experience of a day-long bus tour exploring Harriet Tubman’s journey to freedom and the impact of slavery and the Underground Railroad on the landscape of Maryland’s Eastern Shore.

Thu, 10/18 — 10/19.

Virginia Preservation Conference

Danville Community Market, 629 Craghead St, Danville, VA 24541

Hosted by Virginia Department of Historic Resources, Preservation Virginia

Cost: $35-$155

The Virginia Preservation Conference is back! This year, it will take place in Danville, Virginia on Thursday, October 18, 2018 and Friday, October 19, 2018 at the Community Market. Programming will echo the modern preservation movement, which recognizes the need for a more inclusive representation of increasingly socio-economically, racially and ethnically diverse communities. A particular focus will be placed on the importance of protecting Virginia’s diverse historic resources that tell a more accurate and comprehensive story of the Commonwealth’s unique identity. Well-known principal of PlaceEconomics, Donovan Rypkema, will be our keynote speaker.

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