From photographs to textiles and furniture, many families have mementos of the past that they cherish and want to preserve for the future. Learn how to protect your family heirlooms in your own home. Topics will include handling, storage and cleaning. Participants are welcome to bring small items that they are concerned about preserving to the session for discussion. Register on Eventbrite or contact SHS.
Shaker Heritage Society, 25 Meeting House Road, Albany, NY 12211
Shaker Heritage Society is located at the site of the first Shaker settlement in America, near the Albany Airport. It is a wonderful oasis of historic buildings, an herb garden, orchard, the Ann Lee Nature Preserve, and the Shaker Cemetery.