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Presented by Old Salem Museums & Gardens, New Winston Museum, Preserve Historic Forsyth and Forsyth County Historic Resources Commission

As part of National Historic Preservation Month, Old Salem Museums & Gardens is teaming up with the New Winston Museum and Preserve Historic Forsyth to host a series of lectures and events.

Wednesday, May 7 at 12:00 noon: The Economic Benefits of Historic Preservation
Old Salem Museums & Gardens (James A. Gray, Jr. Auditorium, 900 Old Salem Road)

Bring your lunch and enjoy a special presentation by Ramona M. Bartos, MHP, JD.
Hosted by Old Salem Museums & Gardens
Old Salem Preservation Month

Wednesday, May 7 at 7:30-9:00 p.m.: Preservation Month Opening Reception and Ribbon Cutting
West End Mill Works (918 Bridge Street, Winston-Salem)

Join special guest Ramona Bartos, Deputy State Historic Preservation Officer, for a free reception to kick off Preservation Month.
Hosted by West End Mill Works, Historic Resources Commission, New Winston Museum, Preserve Historic Forsyth, and Old Salem Museums & Gardens

Thursday, May 8 at 7:00 p.m.: Winston-Salem Writers presents City Memoirs Program
New Winston Museum (713 S. Marshall Street, Winston-Salem)

Panel will include local writers Cheryl Harry from Old Salem Museums & Gardens, Bill Pfefferkorn, and Al Perry from Winston-Salem Writers, Inc.
Presented by Winston-Salem Writers, Inc.
New Winston Museum

Saturday, May 10 at 2:00 p.m.: Masonry and Wood Window Restoration Workshop
Körner's Folly (413 S. Main Street, Kernersville)

Presenter: Hayes Wauford, Wilson-Covington Construction
Hosted by Preserve Historic Forsyth and Körner's Folly

Tuesday, May 13 at 6:00 p.m.: Salem College Student Reception
Salem College (601 S. Church Street in the Single Sisters' House Saal)

Historic preservation and public history students will present their final projects and discuss their internships and service learning opportunities.
Hosted by Salem College

Wednesday, May 14 at 12:00 noon: The Impact of Preservation on North Carolina
Old Salem Museums & Gardens (James A. Gray, Jr. Auditorium, 900 Old Salem Road)

Bring your lunch and enjoy a special presentation by J. Myrick Howard, JD, President of Preservation North Carolina
Hosted by Old Salem Museums & Gardens
Old Salem Preservation Month

Saturday, May 17 at 2:00 p.m.: Fort Reconstruction Demonstration
Historic Bethabara Park (2147 Bethabara Road, Winston-Salem)

Presenter: Hayes Wauford, Vice President, Wilson-Covington Construction
Hosted by Preserve Historic Forsyth and Historic Bethabara Park

Sunday, May 18 at 1:00-4:00 p.m.: Local Historic Landmark Open House
George Black House and Brick Yard (111 Dellabrook Road, Winston-Salem)

Hosted by Forsyth County Historic Resources Commission

Tuesday, May 20 at 5:30 p.m.: Rehabilitation Tax Credits Panel Discussion
525 at Vine (525 Vine Street in Wake Forest Innovation Quarter, Winston-Salem)

Session moderated by Jeff Macintosh with panelists Dewey Anderson from Hoots Roller Mill, Ken Reiter from Chatham Mill, Clachan from Winston Factory Lofts, and Eric Tomlinson from Wake Forest Innovation Quarter.
Hosted by WEXFORD Science + Technology

Wednesday, May 21 at 12:00 noon: Property Values in Historic Districts: Greensboro Case Study
Old Salem Museums & Gardens (James A. Gray, Jr. Auditorium, 900 Old Salem Road)

Bring your lunch and enjoy a special presentation by Jo Ramsay Leimenstoll, AIA Professor, UNCG Dept. of Interior Architecture
Hosted by Old Salem Museums & Gardens
Old Salem Preservation Month

Thursday, May 22 at 5:30 p.m.: Restoration Drama
New Winston Museum (713 S. Marshall Street, Winston-Salem)

Panel discussion with Lynette Matthew Murphy (Spring House Restaurant) and John Bryan (West End Mill Works)
Hosted by New Winston Museum
New Winston Museum

Wednesday, May 28 at 12:00 noon: Historic Preservation Meets Buck Rogers:
3D Laser Scanning of the Single Brothers' House

Old Salem Museums & Gardens (James A. Gray, Jr. Auditorium, 900 Old Salem Road)

Bring your lunch and enjoy a special presentation by David Norman, Laser Scanning Services
Hosted by Old Salem Museums & Gardens
Old Salem Preservation Month

Saturday, May 31 at 3:00 p.m.: Local Historic Marker Unveiling
New Bethel Baptist Church (1016 N. Trade St., Winston-Salem)

Hosted by Forsyth County Historic Resources Commission

All of these events are free and open to the public. Attendees are invited to bring a bag lunch to enjoy during the lunchtime talks. No advance reservations are required.

Posted 4/11/2014

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