Blog

AHPP to Hold Preservation Workshop at Selma Cemetery

Arkansas Historic Preservation Program - Thursday, April 13, 2017

LITTLE ROCK–The Arkansas Historic Preservation Program will host a free cemetery preservation workshop at the Selma City Cemetery in Drew County on May 13.

Rusty Brenner of Texas Cemetery Preservation will lead a free cemetery conservation workshop from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 13, at Selma City Cemetery at Arkansas Highway 293 and Selma Mill Loop. The workshop will focus on how to clean, re-set and repair tombstones, as well as instructions on cemetery maintenance, suitable cleaning products and proper techniques to use. Registration is limited to 40 people per workshop.

To register for the workshop, or for more information, contact Holly Hope at (501) 324-9880, write her at 1100 North St., Little Rock, AR 72201, or send an e-mail message to her at [email protected].

The AHPP is the Department of Arkansas Heritage agency responsible for identifying, evaluating, registering and preserving the state’s cultural resources. Other agencies are the Arkansas Arts Council, the Delta Cultural Center in Helena, the Old State House Museum, the Mosaic Templars Cultural Center, the Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission, the Historic Arkansas Museum and the Arkansas State Archives.



Recent Posts


Tags

Mississippi County Arkansas Downtown Revitalization Grants free teacher resources Rosston Arkansas Main Street Searcy Gothic Revival architecture Pike County Arkansas Montgomery County Courthouse Old U.S. Post Office and Customs House Historic Preservation Restoration Grants Monsanto Chemical Corporation Paris Arkansas National Register of Historic U.S. Forest Service Art Deco Architecture Morrilton Arkansas Camden Arkansas Renaissance Revival Architecture historic resort communities Mississippi Main Street Association Estes-Williams Post #61 American Legion Hut cemetery preservsation Benton Arkansas Abolition of Slavery Centennial Baptist Church Main Street Arkansas:Real Estate Transfer Tax Evelyn Gill Walker House Arkansas History Lesson Plans Marked Tree Lock and Siphons Fayetteville Arkansas Sandwiching in History U.S. Army Corps of Engineers slipcover removal grants Phillips County Arkansas 13th Amendment Historic Preservation Alliance Central High School Neighborhood Historic District Main Street Arkansas 13th Amendment Classroom Presentation Cumberland Presbyterian Church Mid-Century Modern Architecture Russellville Arkansas Cemetery Preservation Library Main Street Siloam Springs Arkansas Railroad History Skillern House Sunken Lands Main Street Texarkana Saline County Arkansas Henry Koen Office Building Monroe County Courthouse Madison County Arkansas Arkansas Register of Historic Places Civil Works Administration Three States Lumber Company Huntsville Commercial Historic District "Let Freedom Ring" Travel Grants Mississippi County Courthouse Osceola Huntsville Arkansas Camden to Washington Road Arkansas religious history Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission Bogg Springs Hotel Newton County Arkansas Booneville Historical Preservation Society National Historic Landmark cemetery preservation Arkansas Natural and Cultural Resources Council Arkansas State University Heritage Sites Conway County Library Arkansas Preservation Awards Walks Through History Rustic Architecture Historic Preservation Alliance of Arkansas downtown economic development historic telephone booth Burdette Plantation International-Style Architecture Helena Arkansas most endangered historic places Main Street Batesville Miller County Free Lesson Plan Forrest City Arkansas Trail of Tears in Arkansas Arkansas African American Civil War History Nevada County Arkansas historic Arkansas properties Leake-Ingham Building Roe Arkansas Carlisle Rock Island Railroad Depot Ouachita County Arkansas Pulaski County Courthouse Houston Methodist Episcopal Church South National Register of Historic Places Destination Downtown Conference Pope County Arkansas Arkansas Tuberculosis Sanatorium Museum Burdette Arkansas Free Courthouse Poster Main Street Dumas Flood Control Arkansas History Pope County Courthouse historic architecture Stearns/Gehring Chapel Cemetery Delta Cultural Center 19th Century Road Construction Freedmen's Bureau Poinsett County Arkansas Folk Victorian Architecture Tudor Revival Architecture Arkansas Humanities Council Ozark Farming Little Rock Fire Station No. 2 downtown revitalization Dionicio Rodriguez Doddridge Arkansas Arkansas Historic Preservation Duck Hunting New Century Club of Camden Little Rock Central High School Montgomery County Arkansas Craftsman style architecture Freedom Park Perry County Arkansas Elias Camp Morris Real Estate Transfer Tax Monroe County Arkansas Tolbert Gill Edgar Monsanto Queeny County courthouse Restoration Grants steel window restoration workshop Marked Tree Arkansas North Little Rock Arkansas St. Francis County Historical Society Houston Arkansas News Release Clarendon Arkansas Forrest City Cemetery Naturalistic Architecture African American education Mosaic Templars Cultural Center free history tours Parker-Hickman Farm Historic District Bogg Springs Arkansas Main Street Ozark Louisiana Main Street program White County Courthouse Camden Public Library Civilian Conservation Corps Buffalo National River Kiblah School Wingmead Polk County Arkansas Rosenwald Schools Erbie Arkansas Dr. Ruth Hawkins Historic County Courthouses Pike County Courthouse Arkansas Design Network Let Freedom Ring Free Cemetery Preservation Workshops American Legion Barney Elias House Arkansas Business History Turner Restoration Arkansas Historic Preservation Program Booneville Arkansas free historic preservation workshop Prairie County Arkansas

Archive