Join the Friends of Patapsco Valley State Park on Thursday, August 8th for a cocktail party on the grounds of the beautiful, historic Elkridge Furnace Inn to celebrate and raise money to support the Patapsco Valley State Park.
The 2019 Maryland State Fair will take place from August 23rd, 2019 through September 2nd, 2019 with Preview Night on August 22nd. Come as early as 9AM to see the beginning of Livestock and Horse shows. Buildings and Midway Rides, Game & Food open at Noon on Weekdays and 10AM on Weekends & Labor Day and close at 10PM. RIdes may stay open later. Enjoy the Fair!
On August 28, 2019, O. James Lighthizer, President of the American Battlefield Trust will speak to “Historic Preservation & Place-Based Teaching: The Importance of Knowing our History and Culture in Order to Preserve our Democratic Republic” at Historic Sotterly in Maryland.
Hosted by Association for Preservation Technology International (APT)
APT DC will host their annual symposium on Friday, September 20, 2019 at the Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington at Mount Vernon in Virginia. The theme for the symposium is “The Preservationist’s Toolkit: Exploring Diverse Approaches to Historic Preservation.”