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.”
Bmore Historic is a participant-led unconference for scholars, students, professionals and volunteers who care about public history, historic preservation and cultural heritage in the Baltimore region. Bmore Historic is an opportunity to connect with local historians, humanities scholars, preservation advocates, museum professionals, archivists, and anyone interested in exploring the vital intersections between people, places and the past in Baltimore and Maryland. We’re bringing people together and you set the agenda.
Doors Open Baltimore is a self-guided event, and sites can be enjoyed by foot, bicycle, public transit, or car. Sites are organized into neighborhood clusters to minimize the amount of time you have to spend in transit. Participants are encouraged to take advantage of transit services.