Preservation

Historic Window Workshop
May 14-16, 2010
Oahe Chapel
Pierre, SD

Oahe Chapel

Participate in a hands-on workshop and learn to repair historic wood windows while rehabilitating the Oahe Chapel. The workshop will be instructed by nationally known historic preservation consultant Bob Yapp of Preservation Resources Inc. (PRI). During this 3-day window workshop, Yapp will teach 16 students the tricks of the trade. The students will work each day from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Each participant must commit to working all day each of the 3 days. At the end of the workshop, all 8 windows in the Oahe Chapel will be repaired and reinstalled. Do not miss this unique preservation education opportunity! The workshop will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.

FACULTY: Bob Yapp, founder of Preservation Resources Inc. (PRI), promotes historic preservation as one of the most important cultural and economic development tools in the United States. He has dedicated himself to teaching people all over North America how to become artisans in the preservation trades.

COST: $30 per participant, includes on-site lunches & breaks

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: April 9, 2010

LIMITED TO 16 PARTICIPANTS - REGISTER TODAY!!

Registration Form (pdf)
Registration Form (Word)

Offered in conjunction with SD Archaeology & Historic Preservation Month. Sponsored by the South Dakota State Historical Society/State Historic Preservation Office and the Oahe Chapel Preservation Society.