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Ogden Heritage Committee Holding 1-Day Workshop

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--May 16, 2016.

Workshop: "In Praise of Older Buildings"
June 11, 2016, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Admission: $20. Lunch is included

Location: Ogden Town Hall, 70 Ogden Road, Ogden, QC J0B 3E3

Everyone is welcome!

Workshop topics will range from the evolution of barn styles to ways of identifying historical rural buildings from physical evidence. The presenters include:

● Louise Abbott, author of The Heart of the Farm and Memphrémagog: An Illustrated History
● Jeffrey Packard, local historian
● Peter Southam, historian and co-author of Histoire des Cantons de l’Est
● Thomas Visser, director of Historic Preservation Program, University of Vermont, and author of Field Guide to New England Barns and Farm Buildings and Porches of North America.

Pre-registration is required because of limited space. For registration and/or more information, please contact Jeffrey Packard ( or 819-876-5069).

Coffee will be served from 8:30 to 9 a.m. Presentations will begin at 9 a.m.