Preservation, Recreation and Sport: The 34th Annual Rhode Island Statewide Historic Preservation Conference
Preservation, Recreation and Sport Conference in East Providence Rhode Island Historical Preservation & Heritage Commission and partners will present Preservation, Recreation and Sport, the statewide historic preservation conference on Saturday, April 6. The event kicks off with the keynote speech by Brent Leggs (National Trust for Historic Preservation) on “Preserving the Power of Place: A Stewardship Vision for Sites of Sports History and Activism.” The program continues with 12 tours of historic sports venues and East Providence neighborhoods, 12 preservation workshops, and opportunities to network and socialize. Learning units are available for planners and architects. To see the entire schedule and to register, visit www.preservationconferenceri.com. Tickets cost $50. Online registration through March 22.