Preservation Conversations, Summer 2019

The QQA hosts Preservation Conversations on the second Thursday of every month. All lectures are free and open to the public.  Please RSVP using the links below.  Download a Preservation Conversations Brochure.    

June 13, 2019

Historic Stained Glass Windows by Jay King. RSVP Here.

Jay King of Arkansas Glassworks explains the care, maintenance, and restoration of historic stained glass windows.

July 11, 2019

Roofing Historic Buildings with Bray Sheet Metal RSVP Here.

Woody Simmons and Robert Purtle of Bray Sheet Metal wil share theirexperience and recommendationsfor proper roof maintenancewith a variety of roofing materials.

August 8, 2019

Quapaw Tribal Pottery with Betty Geadtke. RSVP Here.

Betty Gaedtke, Quapaw Nation, discusses traditional methods ofcreating pottery.

September 12, 2019 

140th Anniversary of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences by Dr. Timothy Nutt.  RSVP Here. 

The success of the institution now-known as UAMS seemed uncertain after itsrocky establishment
in 1879. During the last140 years, events, interesting personalities, and politics have shaped the state's only
academic health center.