The QQA hosts a variety of events throughout the year. In addition to our free Preservation Conversations educational events, we also host the Summer Suppers series (dinner at historic properties), the Spring Tour (Mother’s day weekend), and a Mid-Century Modern Tour (on a biennial basis).
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 for 2020.
March 12, 2020
Preservation Conversations: Solar 101 for Historic Places, Seal Energy Solutions by Heather R. Nelson and Josh Davenport Seal. Join the QQA as we discuss using solar on historic properties. You can RSVP here.
April 4, 2020
QQA 56th Spring Tour Preview Party!
Join us as we preview the 56th Spring Tour of Homes in Pettaway, a neighborhood developed in the early 20th century partly by German immigrants, particularly the Kleinschmidt family whose home will be featured on the tour.
Featuring Stone's Throw Brewing Kleinschmidt Kellerbock, German-Style munchies, wine, and a preview of this year's homes on tour.
April 4, 2020
$35 in advance, $40 at the door
A Touch of Quality Event Center
1715 Scott St,
Little Rock, AR 72206
April 9, 2020
Preservation Conversations: Chimney Safety: Maintenance and Repair by Jason Ward with Firecrest Chimney Services, LLC. Join the QQA for a discussion about chimney maintenance in historic structures. Jason Ward, owner of Firecrest Chimney Service LLC has lots of experience working with historic homes, including removal of 70 years worth of bat droppings during the restoration of the Mills-Davis house in the MacArthur Park Neighborhood Historic District. Mr. Ward has 19 years experience as a firefighter as well as a chimney sweep. RSVP here.
May 9-10, 56th QQA Spring Tour 2020
Check back for more details.
May 14, 2020
Preservation Conversations: Albert Pike: The Man and the Scottish Rite Temple by Maureen Richmond
Join the QQA as we discuss the Albert Pike Memorial Masonic Temple in Little Rock. RSVP here.
June 11, 2020
Preservation Conversations: Vestal Florists by Sarah Vestal
Join the QQA as we listen to Sarah Vestal talk about the history of her family's horticulture and floral businesses in Little Rock. RSVP here.
July 9, 2020
Preservation Conversations: Rackensack Folklore Society Pulaski County by Charlotte Copeland and others.
Join the QQa to learn more about the Rackensack Folklore Society. RSVP here.