Old School courses teach homeowners and professionals skills and knowledge for the care and maintenance of older buildings. Courses can include topics such as best practices for researching the history of a building, how to manage a heritage project from start to finish, a thorough introduction to heritage conservation, and wood windows repair and maintenance.
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Thank you to everyone who attended courses in 2016! Check back for information about the Spring 2017 courses early in the new year.
Heritage 101 will run on Saturday March 4th, VHF’s all-day workshop, an introduction to the practice of heritage conservation. A Zoning Walk with John Atkin will explore Chinatown, currently under consideration by the City and the community as it sees significant changes. Also being planned is Wood Windows: how to restore and maintain double hung wood windows, a Masonry lecture, and our semi-annual Researching the History of a Building workshops, at the VPL and the Vancouver Archives. Check back or email us to sign up for our e-News for updates.