The Arkansas Historic Preservation Program will host a Cemetery Preservation Information Fair from noon-4 p.m. Nov. 17 in Morrison Hall at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, 310 W. 17th St., Little Rock.
Attendees can obtain cemetery-related materials regarding legal matters, forming non-profits, researching interments, monument cleaning and conservation, landscape maintenance and organization of clean ups, National Register listing, involving youths in cemetery projects, and providing documentation, remote sensing and funding services.
Speakers will include Randy Smith of Fairview Cemetery in Van Buren, who will speak on Cemetery Advocacy: Reaching Out to the Community, and freelance writer Abby Burnett, who will present Cemetery Iconography 101: Recognizing Gravestone Symbolism.
In addition, Addressing Landscape Maintenance in Cemeteries, a webinar by the National Center for Preservation, Technology and Training, will be shown.
For more information call Holly Hope at (501) 324-9148 or e-mail her at firstname.lastname@example.org.