Community Development Committee Visits Barn

On June 22nd the Community Development Committee of the Colorado Legislature, led by its Chairman, Representative Daneya Esgar, toured the Barn.

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SAVE THE DATE!!

SAVE THE DATE!! Sunday, October 8th, 2pm, Union Depot (its a bye week for the Broncos) we will be having out 5th Annual Goodnight Barn Dinner.

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GOODNIGHT BARN-LONESOME DOVE EXHIBIT RECEPTION

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

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The Barn Stakeholder's First Draft of the Interpretive Plan" by Calvin Smith.

SAVING PLACES CONFERENCE

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.

GOODNIGHT BARN INTERPRETIVE PLAN

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! 

SAVING PLACES CONFERENCE

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:

http://www.cvent.com/events/saving-places-conference/event-summary-c1423b1082384b37ab783404c9dc1778.aspx

 

 

WATT RANCH WAGON COLLECTION

We visited a ranch outside of Elbert, CO that had a large collection of nearly pristine wagons and buggies representing our western heritage. 

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