Social Hour at Mt. Aventine Manor House

Chapman State Park 3452 Ferry Place, Indian Head, MD

You are invited to: Social Hour at Mt. Aventine Manor House Sunday, February 25, 2018 from 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Maryland Association of Historic District Commissions and Charles County Historic Preservation Commission invite you to a Social Hour at one of Southern Maryland's most significant antebellum houses. All Maryland historic preservation commissioners, their local government staff, and our [...]

Free – $10

National Historic Preservation Advocacy Week

Hamilton Hotel 1001 14th St NW, Washington, DC

National Historic Preservation Advocacy Week Will be March 12th to 14th in Washington, DC   Preservation Action along with the National Conference of Historic Preservation Officers (NCSHPO) is excited to host the 2018 National Historic Preservation Advocacy Week from March 12-14 at the historic Hamilton Hotel in Washington, DC. One of the most effective ways of sharing information with Congress is through [...]

Masonry Cleaning Workshop

APT Masonry Cleaning Workshop will be held in Bowie, Maryland and Washington, D.C. on April 20-21. APT DC is partnering with APT International to host the two-day workshop which will focus on the principles, technologies, and protocols for cleaning historic masonry. Practicing professionals and contractors will present on and demonstrate the current and state-of-the-art methods and best [...]

Law and Legal Procedures Training Course

Gaithersburg Town Hall 31 South Summit Avenue, Gaithersburg, MD

Frederick Stachura, JD will be the instructor for this informational course.

Design Review Training Course

Frederick City Hall Room 212 140 West Patrick Street, Frederick, MD

Frederick Stachura, JD will be the instructor for this informational course.

MAHDC 2018 Annual Symposium & Old Line State Summit

University of Maryland School of Architecture, Planning & Preservation 3835 Campus Drive, College Park, MD

Join us for our 2018 Annual Symposium in conjunction with Preservation Maryland's Annual Old-Line Summit! MAHDC 2018 Annual Symposium Saturday, June 16th 830am-400pm "When Money is Tight, but the Roof Isn't..." A Symposium on Historic Communities and Affordability Preservation Maryland's Annual Old Line State Summit Friday, June 15th View our Save the Date here.

Fall Walking Tour of Washington Grove, MD

McCathran Hall 300 Grove Avenue, Washington Grove

The Maryland Association of Historic District Commissions (MAHDC) and the Washington Grove Historic Preservation Commission are hosting a fall walking tour of Washington Grove on Sunday, October 21st, at 2:00 p.m. Local preservationist, Clare Lise Kelly will offer a lively and informative lecture with slides before leading the tour. In addition to viewing the Grove's [...]

FREE

MAHDC 2019 Symposium

Evangelical Reformed United Church of Christ Conference Center 15 W Church Street, Frederick, MD

The 2019 Annual Symposium of the Maryland Association of Historic District Commissions will take place on Saturday, May 18, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the beautiful Conference Center of the Evangelical Reformed United Church of Christ (ERUCC) in downtown Frederick. This year's theme is Looking Back, Looking Forward: Considering Maryland's Historic District Legacy [...]

Training Program: HPC 100 Design Review

City Council Chambers, Annapolis, MD 160 Duke of Gloucester St, Annapolis, MD

HPC 100 Design Review A commissioner’s primary role is to promote the respectful use of historic buildings and districts within their purview. Expertise in history, architecture, and general planning is essential for the responsible management of historical resources. Through a number of case studies, this workshop enhances commissioners’ technical skills by laying out the procedural [...]

VAF 2019 Annual Meeting Landscapes of Succession

Philadelphia, PA Philadelphia, PA

Join us for the Vernacular Architecture Forum’s 40th Annual Conference in the City of Brotherly Love! Come explore the successive and overlapping built peripheries of Philadelphia’s core, from the early 18th century to the present. Through a study of neighborhoods around the city center, we take conference-goers on a journey along the arteries and into [...]

Training Program: HPC 200 Connecting With Your Community

Cumberland, Maryland Cumberland, Maryland

HPC 200. Connecting with your Community: Communication, Education, and Outreach LOCATION IS TBD Commissions struggle to get the word out about who they are and what they do. This session provides commissioners with the tools to effectively communicate with the four major groups with which they engage: the public, elected officials, media, and contractors. During [...]

Training Program: HPC 100 Design Review – Rockville, MD – Date & Location TBD

Rockville, MD Rockville, MD

HPC 100. Design Review DATE AND LOCATION TBD: Contact Sheila Bashiri (sbashiri@rockvillemd.gov) for more information. A commissioner’s primary role is to promote the respectful use of historic buildings and districts within their purview. Expertise in history, architecture, and general planning is essential for the responsible management of historical resources. Through a number of case studies, [...]

Training Program: HPC 101 Law & Procedures

City Council Chambers, Annapolis, MD 160 Duke of Gloucester St, Annapolis, MD

HPC 101. Law & Procedures Because the work of the commission is quasi-judicial, it is important that commissioners have a working knowledge of law and procedures. When their decisions are questioned, the focus of the reviewing body will be on whether the commission was fair and followed their procedures in the decision-making process. Through a [...]

Old Line State Summit: Frederick, Maryland

Delaplaine Arts Center 40 South Carroll Street, Frederick, MD

Register for the Summit Today! Preservation Maryland will convene Maryland’s statewide historic preservation and smart growth conference, the Old Line State Summit, in Frederick on Wednesday, July 24, 2019. The Old Line Summit is organized into three general tracks: historic preservation, smart growth, and workshops. Attendees make their own schedules and go to sessions in [...]

MAHDC 40th Anniversary Celebration & Traditional Picnic

Glenview Mansion 603 Edmonston Drive, Rockville, Maryland

To cap off the celebration of the fortieth anniversary of the Maryland Association of Historic District Commissions (MAHDC), the Board of Directors is organizing a Traditional Picnic and invites all MAHDC supporters to attend with family and friends. The picnic will take place on Sunday, September 15, 2019 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM at [...]

2020 Annual Meeting

Virtual

Please join us for the 2020 Annual Meeting of the Maryland Association of Historic District Commissions THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2020 • 7:00 P.M. The virtual meeting will be held on GoToMeeting. To Register, please go to: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/md-association-of-historic-district-commissions-2020-online-annual-meeting-tickets-127798040379 The agenda and link for the virtual meeting will be shared with members before the event.

Free

HPC 201. Sustainability for Historic Preservation Commissions

Virtual/Zoom Meeting

February 10: HPC 201. Sustainability for Historic Preservation Commissions. Virtual Program. Cumberland with Frostburg. Time to be announced. Commissioners from other HDCs are welcome. For more information, please contact: Kathy McKenney, at Kmckenney@ci.cumberland. Leslie Gottert, director@mahdc.org.

MAHDC 2022 Annual Symposium

St. Mary's College of Maryland 47645 College Dr, St Mary's City, MD

SAVE THE DATE! MAHDC 2022 Annual Symposium  ARCHAEOLOGY AND CULTURAL LANDSCAPES IN MARYLAND  Where: St. Mary’s College of Maryland, St. Mary’s City, MD When: Saturday, May 21, 2022  /  8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Get Tickets From Eventbrite here (click to open in new tab): https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mahdc-2022-annual-symposium-tickets-313708018127