Formerly The Dutch Barn Preservation Society (DBPS), incorporating The Society for the Preservation of Hudson Valley Vernacular Architecture (HVVA)
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HMVA events are usually held on the third Saturday of the month.


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2024 Schedule

ATTN: Bring your own lunch and drink!

Palatine Tour, 20 July 2024

Meet up at the church from 9:45-10am on Saturday at the

10 - 11:00 Palatine Church
NY-5 & Palatine Church Rd
Fort Plain, NY 13339

11 - 12:30 General Cochran Farm Barn (only)

Rt 5, St. Johnsville

12:30 - 2:00 Lunch and Fort Klock

Dutch barn and fortified homestead

Lunch needs to be a bring-your-own.

2:00 - 3:00 Nellis Tavern
Rt 5, St. Johnsville.

SAVE THE DATE: August 17, 2024, Greene County Tour


2024 Event Schedule

Saturday Location Host
January 2024 No Meeting  
February 17, 2024 Annual Meeting and Election,
Elmendorph Inn, Red Hook NY
March 16, 2024 Maggie MacDowell Memorial Lecture,
Woodland Pond, New Paltz
Rob Sweeney
April 20, 2024 Tour in New Jersey Carla Cielo
May 18, 2024 Tour in Germantown area, with board meeting Emily Majer
June 15, 2024 Tour in Kingston Rob Sweeney
July 20, 2024 Mohawk Valley Tour Judy St Leger
August 17, 2024 Tour in Greene County tentative
September 21, 2024 Tour in Ghent, Columbia County, with board meeting Emily Majer
October 19, 2024 Tour in Albany or Rensselaer County Wally Wheeler
November 16, 2024 Tour of New World Dutch Barns in Dutchess County Bob Hedges
December 14, 2024 Holiday Dinner and board meeting Rob Sweeney and Eddie Catuzzo
January 2025 No Meeting  
February 15, 2025 Annual Meeting and Election,
Elmendorph Inn, Red Hook NY