Historic Doors and Windows Workshop - Skagway, AK

Monday, April 20, 2015 to Friday, April 24, 2015

Gain hands on experience with the historic buildings of Skagway & White Pass HIstoric District!

Beginner and Intermediate sessions the week of April 20-24, 2015, 8:00am to 5:00pm

Beginner session: April 22-24 | Intermediate session: April 20-22

Overview

This class will introduce participants to the basics of wood windows & door restoration, including stripping, glazing, wood and glass repairs, & refinishing.

It will also answer basic questions, such as:

-why do we preserve historic buildings?

-who are the key players in preserving our heritage?

-what existing resources will help us achieve our preservation goals?

Instructors

Al Williams, preservation specialist, NPS Vanishing Treasures

Katherine Wonson, training director, NPS Vanishing Treasures

Lauren Meyer, program manager, NPS Vanishing Treasures

Summer Rickman, architectural historian & certified local government coordinator, Alaska State Preservation Office

 

This is a free course! To register, email imrwestpresctr@nps.gov by April 3.

click here to learn more about this training program.