PRESERVING, PROMOTING, & ENHANCING NORTHEAST IOWA’S HISTORIC TREASURES
On Tuesday, May 9th, 2017, over 90 historic leaders, experts, and volunteers from Northeast Iowa and Iowa gathered to discuss new ideas and make new connections. They shared their experiences and learned from one another’s success stories. Presentations covered topics ranging from collections management, harnessing tourism and economic development potential, preservation and restoration of artifacts and buildings, funding opportunities, photography, to finding and engaging volunteers. At the end of the day, everyone left with new ideas and renewed energy to take home to their organizations and projects.