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landmarks illinois upcoming events & programs

September 16, 2017

2017 Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Preservation Awards

Landmarks Illinois will celebrate the winners of the 2017 Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Preservation Awards at a celebration on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at Venue 610, 610 S. Michigan Ave.

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November 14-17, 2017

PastForward Conference

Landmarks Illinois is a proud presenting partner for this year’s National Trust for Historic Preservation’s Past Forward Conference in Chicago! Registration is now open! Landmarks Illinois members receive a special discount on conference registration! Learn more about the conference below. (When registering select “Forum Member” under “Please Select a Type.” Enter 999988 in the “Forum Member #” area.)

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November 16, 2017

Skyline Council Social

The Skyline Council’s signature annual event is being held in collaboration with the National Trust for Historic Preservation PastForward Conference. The 6th annual Skyline Social will be held at Revel Motor Row, the newly restored Chicago landmark, the Chicago Defender Building.

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August 29, 2017

WINDOW HERO WEBINAR: Restoring Frank Lloyd Wright Windows

John Eifler, Principal architect with Eifler & Associates Architects in Chicago, will go over the process of restoring historic Frank Lloyd Wright windows and why these original windows are so valuable.

Presented by: Indow

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September 9, 2017

McClean County 12th Annual Barn Keepers Barn Tour

The tour will feature 16 sites, including barns, Hudson Public Library, Hudson Cemetery, antique tractors and other places of interest.

Presented by: Barn Keepers

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September 9, 2017

Commission Assistance and Mentoring Program (CAMP®) training

One-day CAMP training offered by the National Alliance of Preservation Commission.

Presented by: The Illinios Historic Preservation Office, Town of Normal and City of Bloomington

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September 9-10, 2017

36th Annual Historic Elgin House Tour

Each year, the House Tour features a different historic neighborhood of Elgin. The 2017 tour will feature the near west side of Elgin.

Presented by: The Gifford Park Association

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September 11, 2017

Landscape Architecture in Chicago Panel Lecture

A panel discussion on innovative and entrepreneurial projects that are reshaping 21st century Chicago and the practice of landscape architecture.

Presented by: The Cultural Landscape Foundation

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September 20, 2017

“An American Home: Frank Lloyd Wright’s B. Harley Bradley House” Screening

The documentary, directed by Tom Desh, will be screened at Classic Cinemas Historic Lake Theater in Oak Park. The film tells the story of the Bradley House and features Landmarks Illinois President & CEO Bonnie McDonald.

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September 23, 2017

Downers Grove Landmarked House Tour

Presented by: Friends of the Edwards House

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September 24, 2017

Historic Ravinia 2017: Famous People, Places & Spaces

Tours, presentations, food and fun.

Presented by: Historic Ravinia

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October 13-14, 2017

Cultural and Historic Preservation Conference

The Noreen Stonor Drexel Cultural and Historic Preservation program at Salve Regina University will host its annual conference (October 13-14, 2017) on the theme “Gentrification & Preservation: A Reappraisal.” The purpose of this conference is to explore the relationship between gentrification, preservation, and the community – broadly construed.

Presented by: The Noreen Stonor Drexel Cultural and Historic Preservation program at Salve Regina University

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October 14, 2017

Chicago Architecture & Design College Day

A free event open to high school and college students, parents, teachers and counselors interested in learning more about careers in architecture, interior design, construction management and landscape architecture.

Presented by: Consortium for Design and Construction Careers.

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October 22, 2017

Historic Ravinia 2017: Famous People, Places & Spaces

Tours, presentations, food and fun.

Presented by: Historic Ravinia

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