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Texas Historical Commission Cemetery Preservation Workshop in Mason
Wednesday, March 16, 2011 • Posted March 16, 2011

The THC, in conjunction with the Mason Historical Commission, will present a cemetery preservation workshop in Mason at the Mason County Library in the Stribling Room on Saturday, May 26th. Registration is from 8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. with refreshments. The workshop begins at 9:00 a.m. with Anne Shelton, the Cemetery Preservation Coordinator of the Texas Historical Commission presenting the program.

Anyone interested in historic cemeteries is encouraged to attend. Participants will learn about the Cemetery Preservation Program of the THC, including the Historic Texas Cemetery designation, the RIP Guardian network of preservation volunteers, and best practices for preservation and maintenance of historic cemeteries. For further info and to register, contact Jan Appleby @ janell@ctesc.net or 325-347-4058 (cell) or 325-347-6583 (after 6:00 p.m.).

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