May 15, 2021
35 Plymouth St NE
Le Mars, IA 51031
Le Mars Historic Preservation Window Restoration Workshop
Saturday, May 15, 2021
Le Mars Historic Preservation Window Restoration Workshop:
The City of Le Mars Historic Preservation Commission will hold a two-day window restoration workshop in May. The workshop, which is open to the public, will inform property owners and area contractors on the options and techniques for window repair and restoration on historic houses or buildings. Facilitating the workshop will be Terry Philips, Historic Window Rehabilitation specialist.
The first session, Window Repair, Restore, Replace: How to Decide, will be held on Friday, May 14 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm at the Brown Central Event Center, 10 Central Ave SE. A complimentary light dinner will be served.
On Saturday, May 15 the second session will be held from 9:00am to Noon at Care1 Nurses office building, 35 Plymouth St NE. You’ll participate in a hands-on learning experience in the various techniques to restore historic windows. This session is entitled Hands on Window Repair/Restoration Techniques.
Le Mars Historic Preservation member Stu Dekkenga stated that “The workshop is being offered to educate and assist contractors and homeowners as they address issues with their properties. This educational opportunity will allow people the chance to ask questions and learn about the right ways to restore historic windows.”
Admission is free to both sessions. Reservations for the workshop are needed. Contact Le Mars City Hall at 712-546-7018 to reserve your spot by May 7. The workshop is open to contractors and historic property owners. If you have questions, please contact Stu Dekkenga 712-540-5503 or Karla Dekkenga 712-540-2909.