Wed, Feb 22|
West Vincent Township Building
CANCELED - Historic Resources Committee - West Vincent Historic Barns Presentation
CANCELED DUE TO COVID ILLNESS Join us to learn about our township's barns -- presenters will explore the barns' family history, construction and architecture. Light refreshments to be served.
Time & Location
Feb 22, 7:00 PM
West Vincent Township Building, West Vincent Township, PA, USA
About the Event
CANCELED - DUE TO COVID ILLNESS - NEW DATE TO BE DETERMINED
How many old barns can be seen along the roads and highways of West Vincent Township? The Historic Resources Committee is still counting and learning their stories.
Please join us to learn and explore these iconic structures. To prepare for the discussion, take a drive around the roads from French Creek to West Vincent's irregular border to the north; thenshare with us how many barns you have counted. Don't forget to include barns that have been repurposed as dwellings or storage facilities.
Our presenters: Bob Wise, Historical Commission Chair and Principal Senior Architectural Historian, Richard Grubb & Associates, Inc. and Seth Henshaw, M.A. History, University of North Carolina-Greensboro and M.S. in Historic Preservation, University of Pennsylvania and Senior Planner for Wise Preservation Planning LLC. Both presenters meet/exceed the qualifications established under the Secretary of Interior’s Standards for Historian and Architectural Historian [36 CFR 61].
Light refreshments to be served