The Goodnight Barn Preservation Committee and the Sangre de Cristo Arts Center are pleased to invite the public to a reception introducing the Goodnight Barn-Lonesome Dove exhibit
Some of the Barn Committee members were able to attend the Colorado Preservation, Inc. Saving Places Conference this week in Denver. We met with Representative Esgar and Senator Garcia about continuing to move forward with the barn fundraising and urging them to support the legislation on continuing the historical tax credits that comes up for renewal next year.
Calvin Smith, Barn Stakeholder and retired Baylor history professor has been doing research for the Interpretive Plan of the Barn. We are so lucky to have his knowledge and experience!
Colorado Preservation, Inc is presenting their annual Saving Places Conference in February 2017. It is also the 20th Anniversary of the Most Endangered Place Program. The Barn will be a part of this program at their luncheon on Thursday, February 2nd. To register for this event to to:
We visited a ranch outside of Elbert, CO that had a large collection of nearly pristine wagons and buggies representing our western heritage.
We had the opportunity to present our Goodnight Presentation at the Denver Public Library. Thanks to those in attendance it was a pleasure to bring the story of the Barn to our northern neighbors.
Bill Zwick and Laurel Campbell will be attending the State Fair Legislative BBQ this Friday to schmooze all our state legislators about the Barn!