The Dutch Barn Preservation Society is an organizational member
of the National Barn Alliance. The current President of the DBPS is a Member of the Board of Directors of the NBA. See what barn projects and preservation efforts are happening in all 50 states. Go to www.barnalliance.org
Winnakee Barn Tour, October 4, 2007
See a Dutch Barn in a fashion photo spread at www.metroland.net
TIMBER FRAME WORKSHOPS
OPEN TO ALL MEMBERS & NON- MEMBERS
NEW YORK STATE BARN COALITION
2007 ANNUAL BARN CONFERENCE
OCTOBER 19, 20, 21, 2007;
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.
Barn Tour, bus trip through Schenectady County.
October Dutch Barn Conference flyer.
Lauren Stiles, Keynote Speaker
At the Moon & River Cafe, 115 S. Ferry St. in the Historic Stockade. Dinner- Locally-made Pierogies w/ horseradish sauce, Sauteed Vegetables, choice of Ham or Chicken or Vegetarian, Beverage and Dessert.
If special dinner is required, please notify us in advance at firstname.lastname@example.org
Hotels with special rates for “NYS Barn Conference”
$99 - Parker Inn, 434 State St., Schenectady, (518) 688-1001 www.parkerinn.com
$69 – Days Inn, 167 Nott Terrace, Schenectady, (518) 370-3297 www.daysinn.com
Barn Preservation Society
to the Study and Preservation
of New World Dutch Barns
& Tours Coming Up
Dutch Barn Preservation Society, Annual Meeting
Saturday December 8, 2007
Meet at the Van Hoesen,
Rt. 66, Hudson, NY 10:30 am
OPEN TO ALL MEMBERS & GUESTS
Will include Tour and Lunch (BYO)
at a local historic restaurant.
10:30 - Tour of Van Hoesen House, a new preservation project.
12:00 - Barn Tour
1:00 - Lunch & Annual Meeting, Election of Officers & Board Members To nominate someone, rsvp asap. (FYI, President of DBPS is now also a Board Member of National Barn Alliance, www.barnalliance.com)
-Survey update/conclusion of Kellogg grant
-2008 Events- Survey, Tours, Conference
2:30 – Barn Tour, end at 4:00
Directions or Questions - call Keith (518) 438-835
National Barn Alliance
Annual Workshop & Tour
April 20-22, 2007,
Photo Gallery: Student Barn Raising
Join the Barnraising –Timber Frame Workshops
National Barn Alliance will be holding a workshop and tour to
barn preservation and survey activities around the country and
to map out a
strategy for continued outreach supporting nationwide efforts to
protect and preserve historic barns and other historic rural resources.
Friday, April 20th the National Barn Alliance invites current
those interested in historic barns to attend its Annual Meeting.
be an overview of 2006 Accomplishments, including reports by individual
state representatives, and a discussion of goals for 2007 and
of our 2008 meeting. In addition a new Board will be elected.
April 21st will be a full agenda of nationally-known speakers
with a focus on the barns of upstate New York. Barn survey work,
of barns, the history of Dutch barns in New York State and many
will be covered. The day will end with two panels offering insights
various ways to establish a barn preservation organization in your
Sunday, April 22nd the Dutch Barn Preservation Society will conduct
a bus tour of four important barns in the Albany area. The tour
includes lunch at
the Mabee Farm.
Mission: The National Barn Alliance works to save and protect
encourage the documentation, through surveys and photography,
historic barns and other rural structures.
encourage and support the creation of statewide and local barn
preservation organizations and programs.
facilitate the sharing of information on barns, their history
National Barn Alliance
for DBPS: Keith Cramer
Contact Us: email@example.com