Events

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Wed, 05/29 — 06/01.
12:00pm

Vernacular Architecture Forum Annual Meeting: Landscapes of Succession

The University of Pennsylvania

Hosted by Vernacular Architecture Forum

Join us in the City of Brotherly Love for VAF’s 40th Annual Conference. This conference explores the successive and overlapping built peripheries of the city, from the early 18th century to the present. Through a study of the zones around the city core, we take conference goers on a journey along the arteries and into the formerly peripheral urban zones that are now incorporated into and transformed by surrounding urban fabric. The conference documents the blurred divisions between city and countryside, commercial and residential, rich and poor neighborhoods over a landscape shaped by the rivers, railways and trolley lines, and interstates.

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The Annual Harriett Tubman Underground Railroad Conference will be held on May 31 and June 1, 2019 in Dorchester County. This year’s theme is “It Ran on Faith.” The conference invites historians, students, educators, researchers, genealogists, artists and others to share and compare, interpret and celebrate this story based on family, freedom, community and faith.

Tagged In: Recreational Event,

Sun, 06/02.
1:30pm — 5:00PM.

Afternoon Tea to Celebrate to 75th Anniversary of Montgomery History

Glenview Mansion, 603 Edmonston Drive, Rockville, MD 20851

Hosted by The Montgomery County Chapters of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution

Cost: $40

Please join The Montgomery County Chapters of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution for Afternoon Tea to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Montgomery History, Montgomery County’s historical society. We will highlight its 75 years of service to the people of Montgomery County, from its founding in 1944, including the pivotal role of the Daughters of the American Revolution in its formation.

Wed, 06/05 — 06/15.
9:00am — 2:00PM.

Lime Mortar Workshop at the Saylor House in Hagerstown

Saylor House, Kiwanis Park, 371 Dynasty Dr, Hagerstown, MD 21740

Hosted by Washington County Historical Trust

Cost: $75

Join the Washington County Historical Trust to learn how to make repairs to existing stone and brick structures and to help in repairing the historic building, the Saylor House, at Kiwanis Park.

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