[Heritage] Oregon Heritage News 2017-03-27

INFO Heritage * OPRD Heritage.Info at oregon.gov
Mon Mar 27 16:26:35 PDT 2017

1. Special opportunity for historic Oregon theaters
2. The Oregon Black Pioneers receive historic preservation award
3. LYRASIS online digital and preservation classes


Restore Oregon has partnered with Oregon Heritage to offer a FREE regional membership in the League of Historic American Theatres<http://www.lhat.org/home> (LHAT) and Restore Oregon<http://www.restoreoregon.org/>. This is an exclusive offer for historic Oregon theaters! Restore Oregon's work with historic theaters started with a survey in 2015, continued with regional theater workshops throughout the state in 2016, and now expands to offer a dual membership which will start April 1st, 2017 and end March 31st, 2018. Perks of this membership combo include:


  *   Belonging to a growing network of more than 300 historic theaters<https://higherlogicdownload.s3.amazonaws.com/LHAT/787daa61-5466-41d5-ad6f-28c34e98e17d/UploadedImages/Site%20Docs/LHAT%20Member%20Theatre%20List.pdf> across North America.
  *   Access to hundreds of professionals with extensive knowledge, experience and wisdom in historic theater rescue, rehabilitation, operations and sustainability.
  *   One membership benefits your entire organization, not just one individual. As many staff and/or board members as you designate may access online resources.
  *   Share resources, information and advice online with 400+ peers through the LHAT-CHAT NETWORK<http://network.lhat.org/lhat-brightfind/resources/lhat-chat>, a customized online community where members interact and collaborate to discuss innovative ideas, opportunities and challenges historic theaters face.
  *   Online Theater Resources - archived articles, conference and seminar presentations and handouts, member survey results, sample
  *   manuals, agreements, templates, job descriptions and much more!
  *   Free, on-demand webinars
  *   Free membership

Restore Oregon

  *   Quarterly newsletter
  *   E-news
  *   Early access to educational programs and tours
  *   Free membership

To take advantage of this free dual membership send the following information to Restore Oregon by emailing Dan Everhart, dan at restoreoregon.org:

  *   Organization
  *   Contact/representative name
  *   Mailing address
  *   Phone Number
  *   E-mail

A follow-up email will be sent with your membership information and how to take advantage of the perks.


The Oregon Black Pioneers<http://www.oregonblackpioneers.org/>, the state's premier organization dedicated to illuminating African Americans' contributions to Oregon's history, is the 2017 recipient of the George McMath Historic Preservation Award. The George McMath Historic Preservation Award honors significant contributions to historic preservation in the state of Oregon.

Since 1993, the Oregon Black Pioneers, an all-volunteer, nonprofit organization based in Salem, has produced publications, mounted exhibitions, presented lectures, sponsored conferences, organized musical and theater productions, delivered classroom presentations and curriculum to public schools, and recognized burial sites for Black pioneers in Salem. Their dedication to shedding light on Oregon's African American pioneers has revealed a rich history that enriches the experience of all Oregonians. You can read more about specific projects that the Oregon Black Pioneers have accomplished by visiting the 2017 McMath webpage<https://hp.uoregon.edu/2017-oregon-black-pioneers>.

There will be an award luncheon May 17, 2017 honoring the Oregon Black Pioneers. Tickets can be purchased here<http://hp.uoregon.edu/mcmath-historic-preservation-award>.


Advanced Digital Stewardship<http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?t=y9e87c9ab.0.0.64z577bab.0&id=preview&r=3&p=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.lyrasis.org%2FPages%2FEventDetail.aspx%3FEid%3D8D918C34-4FE3-E611-80D5-00155D0A8C44> - (Multi-Session Event) 4/3 and 4/4

Introduction to Preservation Metadata<http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?t=y9e87c9ab.0.0.64z577bab.0&id=preview&r=3&p=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.lyrasis.org%2FPages%2FEventDetail.aspx%3FEid%3D9F731C7B-C7EB-E611-80D5-00155D0A8C44> - 4/11

Introduction to Copyright for Digitization<http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?t=y9e87c9ab.0.0.64z577bab.0&id=preview&r=3&p=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.lyrasis.org%2FPages%2FEventDetail.aspx%3FEid%3DB6FECFFB-4AE3-E611-80D5-00155D0A8C44> - 4/17

Advanced Preservation Metadata: How to Make it Happen<http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?t=y9e87c9ab.0.0.64z577bab.0&id=preview&r=3&p=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.lyrasis.org%2FPages%2FEventDetail.aspx%3FEid%3DD29346A6-C7EB-E611-80D5-00155D0A8C44> - (Multi-Session Event) 4/18 and 4/19

Introduction to Dublin Core Metadata<http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?t=y9e87c9ab.0.0.64z577bab.0&id=preview&r=3&p=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.lyrasis.org%2FPages%2FEventDetail.aspx%3FEid%3D9C38448B-4BE3-E611-80D5-00155D0A8C44> - 4/18

Practical Digital Preservation on a Shoestring: Triage for the Underfunded<http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?t=y9e87c9ab.0.0.64z577bab.0&id=preview&r=3&p=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.lyrasis.org%2FPages%2FEventDetail.aspx%3FEid%3DD6B10AEA-45C1-E611-80D5-00155D0A8C44> - (Multi-Session Event) 4/18 and 4/20

Tooling Around: Introduction to Free Digital Preservation Tools<http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?t=y9e87c9ab.0.0.64z577bab.0&id=preview&r=3&p=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.lyrasis.org%2FPages%2FEventDetail.aspx%3FEid%3D39E8C01B-C9E4-E611-80D5-00155D0A8C44> - 5/9

For more information or to register visit http://www.lyrasis.org/classes-and-events/Pages/LYRASIS-Digital-Classes.aspx.

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Oregon Heritage News is a service of Oregon Heritage, a division of the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department. The news editor can be contacted at heritage.info at oregon.gov<mailto:heritage.info at oregon.gov>.

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