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Don’t miss the Old House Expo...

Do you live in an old house or just like them?  Then mark Saturday, January 24, 2009 on your calendar for the Old House Expo sponsored by the Old House Network.  This annual event held from 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at the Kalamazoo County Expo Center and Fairgrounds on Lake Street will be filled with seminars and classes on such topics as windows, painting, mortar, state tax credits and how to research house histories conducted by Beth Timmerman, Kalamazoo Public Library’s Local History Specialist.  Keynote speaker for the Expo is expert and author Gordon Bock, editor of the Old House Journal magazine since 1991. In addition, there will be a Vendors Hall filled with displays and demonstrations.

Tickets are $5.00 and will be sold at the door.  For further information you can go to the Old House Network’s website at http://www.oldhousenetwork.org/index.php


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