2014

“Preserving our Heritage, One Barn-One Board-One Story at a Time”, a three day conference

When: June 6-8, 2014
Where: Heritage Farm,
Wisconsin

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Nancy Schumm-Burgess will be available to sign copies of The History of Long Grove (as featured in the "Buy the Books" link)

When: 11:30 - 1:30 pm on Sat. June 14, 2014
Where: Costco
680 S. Rand Road, Lake Zurich IL 60041

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2011 Open House/Barn! Lonnie Weiland of C&D Builders, & Craig Roost of CRW Timber-framing are hosting an open house at the home of the Petersons. Come and see the barn frame that was relocated and repurposed as a workshop, carriage house, and music studio with a loft.

When: 1-5 pm on Sat. January 15, 2011
Where: 2821 Polzin Rd. Janesville Wisc. (Peterson Property)
(West of Janesville, off of Hwy 14, south on Polzin Rd. )
Free event, and open to the public! Download the Flyer
For more information, please call Craig at 920-728-0353

Friday, May 6, 2011   Spring Barn Tour of Northern Trempealeau County Wisconsin.  Barns of the Eleva, Strum and Osseo area.  Pre-registration is required, for more information please contact Charley Weeth, Scenic Wisconsin 608-784-3212 or charley@scenicwisconsin.org

Saturday, September 10, 2011   Fall Barn Tour of Northern Trempealeau County Wisconsin.  Featured speakers include leading barn authorities and authors Nancy Schumm-Burgess and Jerry Apps.  This unique tour will include stops or drive bys of the barns of the Eleva, Strum, Osseo area.  For more information and a registration, www.barnsofruralwisconsin.org or   www.scenicwisconsin.org

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2010

October 1, 2010, 8:30am, Illinois Historic Preservation Agency, Annual History Symposium, Springfield, Illinois, The Architecture of Robert Parker Coffin and Frank Scherschel

October 2, 2010, 9am-4pm, The 7th Annial McHenry County Barn Tour, McHenry County Historical Barn Preservation Association, www.mchenrycountybarns.org

October 20, 2010, 6pm, Lecture, Community library 24615 89th Street, Salem, WI, 262-843-3348

October 28, 2010, 1pm-2:30pm, Harper College, "The Barns of Wisconsin". www.harpercollege.edu

September 19, 2010, Trempeleau County, The Barns of Trempeleau County barn tour.

September 26, 2010, 12-4pm, Lake County Farm Heritage Association, Farm Heritage Festival Lakewood Forest Preserve, Wauconda, Illinois

Join Nancy on a virtual tour of two Wisconsin barns on August 7th, 2010. For more information follow the link below and look for the Heritage Barn Tourwww.uwex.edu/ces/cty/green/