NEW YORK STATE BARN COALITION

2007 ANNUAL BARN CONFERENCE

OCTOBER 19, 20, 21,  2007

‘ Surveying and Recording Barns in New York State’

 

Saturday, Oct. 20. 8:30-5:00 at the Mabee Farm Historic Site, Rotterdam Junction

Tours of Historic Buildings and the ‘Onrust’, Replica 1614 Shipbuilding Project.

Programs and presentations by Barn historians and researchers.

Presentation by the National Barn Alliance on the establishment of a nation-wide barn preservation advocacy organization. Fee: $20 includes lunch.

 

Saturday Night Dinner and Keynote Speaker Lauren Stiles,

"Windsor, New York: Shakers Building Barns Away from Home",

at historic restaurant in the Stockade. Fee: $30.

 

Friday, Oct. 19. 4-6 Opening Reception at the Schenectady County Historical Society.  Light refreshments, tour of museum, guided Walking Tour of the Historic Stockade Neighborhood. Fee: Free with Conference registration.

 

Sunday, Oct. 21, 10am-2pm. Barn Tour, bus trip through Schenectady County. Fee: $15.

 

Information & Registration:  info@dutchbarns.org

 

 Co-sponsors: Schenectady County Historical Society, National Barn Alliance, and Hudson Valley Vernacular Architecture.
www.barncoalition.com 
www.dutchbarns.org
ww.barnalliance.org 
www.schist.org
www.theonrust.com
www.historicstockade.com
www.mabeefarm.org
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ww.hvva.org

 

                    Funding for this conference made possible in part by a grant from

              the Schenectady County Legislature through its County Initiative Program.