Category Archives: historic home

Historic Preservation Tax Credit Workshop at Preservation Louisville

Pre-registration is required. Preservation Louisville, 631 S. Fifth St. at The Brennan House Historic Home & Gardens, is holding its next Historic Preservation Tax Credit Workshop on Saturday, July 20 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. This is a hands-on, active learning workshop and class size is limited.    

Weekend visual art events

Howard Steamboat Museum & Mansion, 1101 E. Market St. in Jeffersonville, 812-283-3728, is holding its 21st annual “Victorian Chautauqua.” The arts, crafts, garden and antique fair features the Carriage House antique show, book signings, music, mansion tours, herb and perennial sale, and a wide array of arts and crafts booths. Saturday, May 18 from 10 […]

Preservation Louisville announces Top Ten lists

Preservation Louisville has announces its Louisville Metro’s 2013 Top 10 Endangered Historic Places and Top 10 Preservation Successes lists: Endangered Historic Places 1.  Vacant & Abandoned Properties: Shotgun Houses 2.  Colonial Gardens 3.  Mid Century Modern structures 4.  Ouerbacker House 5.  Corner Store Fronts 6.  Roscoe Goose house 7.  Lampton Baptist Church 8.  Doerhorfer house […]

Weekend visual art events

Gallery Janjobe, 899-9293, 1860 Mellwood Ave. in the Mellwood Arts & Entertainment Center, is hosting a Mother’s Day Event on Saturday, May 11 from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday, May from 12-4 p.m. There will be special promotions during the Mother’s Day Event with original work from more than 60 talented artists. Work will be available by Ann Klem who is […]

“Preservation Conversation” at U of L

“Preservation Conversation” Grady Clay on Louisville” is at U of L’s Ekstrom Library through May. The exhibition highlights the Louisville journalist and urban design specialist’s work. For more information, contact Peter Morrin at 852-2361.

Weekend visual art events

Preservation Louisville, Inc., The Brennan House Historic Home, 631 S. Fifth St., 502-540-5145, is holding The Brennan House Antique Fair on Sunday, April 28 from 2-5 p.m. From silver to estate jewelry and china to artwork, experts from several different local businesses will be on hand to answer all of your questions. Representatives will include […]

Preservation Tax Credit Workshop at Brennan House

Pre-registration is required. Preservation Louisville, Inc., The Brennan House Historic Home, 631 S. Fifth St., is hosting a Historic Preservation Tax Credit Workshop on Saturday, April 6 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. The workshop will be led by Joe Pierson, Historic Preservation TaxCredit Consultant with Pinion Advisors. Mr. Pierson will share with  participants his in-depth knowledge […]

Weekend visual art events

Galerie Hertz, 1253 S. Preston St., 581-8277, is having the opening for painter Evan Fugazzi on Sunday, March 10 from 1-4 p.m. Preservation Louisville, Inc. at The Brennan House Historic Home, 631 S. Fifth St., next “Hands on History” is Saturday, March 9 from 1-4 p.m. Many projects in the older home do not require the […]

Weekend visual art and history events

The Brennan House Historic Home, 631 S. Fifth St., 502-540-5145, is having an open house on Saturday, Feb. 16 from 12-4 p.m. for people interested in hosting an event. Brides and others interested in viewing the home for a rental are welcome. The Brennan House is an elegant Victorian mansion is the heart of downtown […]

Preservation Louisville historic home workshop

Pre-registration required. Preservation Louisville, Inc. at The Brennan House Historic Home, 631 S. Fifth St., is holding a workshop on historic home care on Saturday, Feb. 9 from 1-4 p.m. It will be led by architect Gary Kleier, who has 35 years of experience, and specialties in historic renovation, restoration and  applying green concepts in historic […]

Historic Preservation Tax Credit Workshop

Advanced registration is required. Preservation Louisville, Inc., The Brennan House Historic Home, 631 S. Fifth St., is hosting a Historic Preservation Tax Credit Workshop on Saturday, Jan. 19 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. led by Joe Pierson,  Historic Preservation TaxCredit Consultant with Pinion Advisors.    

“Landmarks 101″ workshop at Preservation Louisville

Advance registration required. Preservation Louisville, 540-5146, 631 S. Fifth St., is holding its next Hands on History Workshop on Saturday, Jan. 12. The topic is “Landmarks 101.” Cynthia E. Johnson, a Historic Preservation Officer from the Department of Codes & Regulations will join us to help run this workshop. $20 for Preservation Louisville members; $30 […]

“An Evening with Downton Abbey” at the Brennan House

Reservations required. Preservation Louisville’s The Brennan House, 631 S. 5th St., 540-5145, is presenting “An Evening with Downton Abbey” on Sunday, Jan. 6 from 8-10 p.m. Preservation Louisville members $5, non-members $10.

Preservation Louisville’s next Hands on History Workshop

Advance registration required. The next Preservation Louisville Hands on History Workshop is “Masonry: Paving and Repointing” on Saturday Dec. 8 from 1-4 p.m. $20 members, $30 non-members. Brennan House Historic Home, 631 S. Fifth St., 540-5146.  

Weekend visual art events

KNPRINTS is having a Holiday Event Sale on Saturday, Dec. 1 from 1-5 p.m. upstairs at RYE, 900 E. Market St. They will be featuring hand-printed scarves, stoles and shawls. Revelry Boutique Gallery, 980 Barret Ave., 414-1ART, will be showing “Scenes for the Season” during Bardstown Road Aglow on Saturday, Dec. 1 from 6-10 p.m. […]

Weekend visual art events

The LOCALS (Living on Clay and Louisville Soil) ceramic group is having its Holiday Pottery Sale on Saturday, Nov. 24 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Clifton Center, 2117 Payne St. Architect Steve Wiser is signing his latest book “Distinctive Houses of Louisville” on Saturday, Nov. 24 from 1-2 p.m. at Destination Bookstore, 604 E. Spring St. in New […]

Weekend visual art events

Preservation Louisville will host an event on Saturday, Nov. 17 to highlight the inaugural Preservation S.O.S.- Save Our Shotguns project. The event will begin at 2 p.m. at the Habitat for Humanity main office, 1620 Bank St. in Portland. The event will include a presentation about the Preservation S.O.S. shotgun home project, as well as […]

Stained glass repair next Preservation Louisville workshop

Advance registration is required. The next Hands on History Workshop at Preservation Louisville, Inc., The Brennan House Historic Home, 631 S. Fifth S., 540-5146 is on stained glass windows. The Saturday, Nov. 10 workshop will cover the basic steps taken to restore a historic stained glass window. Participants will learn methods and techniques of repair using […]

Preservation Louisville Historic Preservation Tax Credit Workshop

Advance registration required. Preservation Louisville, 540-5146, 631 S. 5th St. at The Brennan House Historic Home, is offering a Historic Preservation Tax Credit Workshop on Saturday, Oct. 20 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.    

Preservation Louisville’s next Hands on History workshop

Registration required Preservation Louisville at the Brennan House Historic Home, 631 S. Fifth St., 540-5146, is hosting its next “Hands on History” workshop on windows in historic homes on Saturday, Oct. 13. The workshop is $20 for Preservation Louisville members, $30 for non-members.