Educational Lecture Series 2014

Jay Reyher demonstrating storm windows.

Please join us for our second lecture of the fall season, Partners in Preservation: Shenandoah University and PHW presented by Gene Fisher and Patricia Zontine

Date: October 14, 2014
Time: Lecture from noon-1 p.m.
Place: OakCrest Companies, 126 N. Kent Street, Winchester, VA
RSVP: Appreciated but not required
Cost: Free, unless you reserve a boxed lunch through PHW
Lunch: Bring your own lunch or pre-order a Panera boxed lunch by 5 p.m. on Oct. 13 through PHW ($10)

[Lunch reservations are now closed. Thank you!]

Questions? Contact PHW at or 540-667-3577. If you are unable to attend the meeting in person, a video of the event will be posted to PHW’s YouTube account at

2014 Educational Lecture Series

February 20th: Winchester National Register Historic District Revision and Possible Expansion
Tim Youmans, Director of Planning for the City of Winchester
Watch the lecture on YouTube
Powerpoint slides (PDF)

March 25th: Vanished Winchester
Sandra Bosley, Executive Assistant for PHW
Watch the lecture on YouTube
Blog post with additional documentation

May 29: Lime Mortar and Moisture Migration in Historic Structures
David Logan, Vintage, Inc.
Watch the lecture on YouTube

Sept. 23: Winchester Little Theatre Restoration
Shirley Echelman, Tim Machado, and David Logan

2013 Educational Lecture Series

March 14th: How to Stay Warm and Retain Historic Integrity with Modern Storm Windows

Jay Reyher, President, Quanta Technologies (manufacturers)
Photo Album

April 16th: How to Repair and Restore Historic Brick and Mortar

Leroy Danforth, Architectural Outreach Manager, The Brick Industry Association
Photo Album
PowerPoint slides (PDF)

May 7th: The Virginia Department of Historic Resources: Putting Virginia's History to Work

David Edwards and Joanie Evans, Virginia Department of Historic Resources
Photo Album

May 15th: How to Utilize State and Federal Historic Tax Credits

John Willingham, Winchester City Council President and developer
Watch lecture on YouTube

September 17th: How to Finance Your Historic Preservation Project

Bill Buettin, United Bank
Watch lecture on YouTube

October 3rd: How to Green Your Historic Preservation Project

Chuck Swartz, Reader & Swartz Architects
Watch lecture on YouTube

October 29th: How to Research Your Historic House

Maral Kalbian, local architectural historian
Watch lecture on YouTube

November 12th: How to Restore and Repair Historic Wood Windows

David Logan, Vintage Inc.
Watch lecture on YouTube