Landmark Society of Western New York’s 2011 Regional Preservation Conference

SAVE THE DATE!  April 30th, Dansville, NY

The New York State Barn Coalition will have barn-related sessions at the Landmark Society of Western New York’s preservation conference!

TRACK B
PRESERVATION STRATEGIES: A LIVINGSTON COUNTY SHOWCASE

10:00-11:00 a.m. Know Your Barns: Barn Styles of Western New York | Nancy Mingus describes 200 years of barn design and their uses in western New York.

TRACK C
CARING FOR HOUSES, BUILDINGS, & BARNS

1:15-2:15 p.m. Contradictions in Old Barns: Condition & Prospect for Survival | Architect Carl Stearns explains how to examine and assess the condition of historic barns.

2:30-3:30 p.m. Barns: Basic Maintenance & Repair | Timber frame expert Leon Buckwalter presents an overview of barn construction, maintenance, and repair.