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Barn Workshop- Pocahontas

May 11, 2019 9 AM to May 11, 2019 2PM

St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Parish Hall, 4650 Engelberg Road in Pocahontas - 4650 Engelberg Road, Pocahontas AR



Additional Event Details

The Arkansas Historic Preservation Program will be holding its second barn preservation lecture and tour on Saturday, May 11, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Parish Hall, 4650 Engelberg Road in Pocahontas at 9:00 a.m.

Rudy R. Christian of Christian & Son, LLC., will present the free lecture “The Value of Stewardship,” which will include information on documenting barns, assessing their condition, and proactive maintenance.

Rudy and Laura Christian have worked as conservation specialists in timber framing since 1982. They have led restoration efforts around the world and offer instruction in the appropriate preservation of historic timber structures.

Following lunch, which will be provided by AHPP, participants will visit the historic Engelberg barns, where Christian will demonstrate their preservation needs and maintenance priorities.

The Engelberg barns are 7/10 of a mile south of St. John on Engelberg Road. Participants will need to take personal cars. Wear sturdy, mud-proof shoes.

To register for the workshop, or for more information, contact Holly Hope at (501) 3214-9880, write her at 1100 North Street, Little Rock, AR 72201 or send an e-mail message to [email protected] Anyone planning to eat lunch should contact Hope by May 1.


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