Historic Preservation Trades

Continuing Education Schedule – 2019

Contact Monika Fleming, (252) 823-5166, ext. 241 or flemingm@edgecombe.edu

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Class Description Date Day Time Location Fee
Researching Historic Property Learn how to do a house history using deeds, tax, census, and related records to help with a National Register nomination. Suggested Text: Houses and Homes Exploring Their History February 2 Saturday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Norfleet House, Tarboro $50
Stained Glass Learn stained glass techniques such as cutting, grinding, and soldering. You will leave with a finished product. Four-week class meets Thursdays: 2/7, 2/28, 3/14, 3/28. February 7 Thursday 6 – 9 p.m. Facility Maintenance, Tarboro $35 + cost of supplies
Advanced Genealogy: Education and Your Ancestors Half-day course on resources regarding schools and educational records. February 16 Saturday 1 – 4 p.m. Norfleet House, Tarboro $25
Advanced Genealogy: Local and State Records Half-day course about state and local government and regional archives and resources. March 2 Saturday 1 – 4 p.m. Norfleet House, Tarboro $25
Advanced Genealogy: Genealogy Websites Half-day course about free genealogy websites and how to use them. March 23 Saturday 1 – 4 p.m. Norfleet House, Tarboro $25
Understanding Census Records April 6 Saturday 1 – 4 p.m. Norfleet House, Tarboro $25
Furniture and Decorative Arts Understand the various styles of furniture used in American homes from the 18th century to the early 20th century, and how homeowners furnished and decorated their homes at different eras. April 13 Saturday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Tarboro campus $70
Historic Preservation Trades Fair See exhibits and demonstrations for preservation involving, masonry, roofing, woodworking, window repair, and other crafts and trades. Lunch included. April 27 Saturday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Norfleet House, Tarboro $50
Advanced Genealogy: Military Records Half-day course about locating and understanding military records for use in genealogy research. May 11 Saturday 1 – 4 p.m. Norfleet House, Tarboro $25
Cemetery Preservation June 1 Saturday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. $50