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Posted on: October 25, 2023

Hand-In-Glove - Historic Preservation and Heritage Seminar

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Historic Preservation and Heritage Tourism
One Day Seminar • January 27, 2024 • 9am-4pm
Veterans Memorial Museum
400 South Sykes Creek Parkway, Merritt Island, FL 321-453-1776
Presented by: The North Brevard Heritage Foundation, Inc
And Classic Property Resources
Purpose: Historic Preservation and Heritage Tourism work to increase public and
professional awareness of both disciplines.
Audience: Chambers of Commerce, Historical Preservation Associations & Organizations, Municipal
Economic Planners & Developers, Tourism Associations, Cruise Line Representatives, Travel Agents,
Hi storic Site & Museum Directors and Board Members, Corporate Event Planners.
Check-in Begins at 8am - Breakfast snacks & beverages served Workshop programs & give-away
bags distnbuted
8:45am Welcome & Program Introduction: Ruth Akright and Roz Foster
9:00-9:45am Economic Impact of Historic Preservation and Heritage Tourism Statewide. Florida Trust
10:00-10:45am Role of Local Government in Protection & Promotion of Historic & Cultural Resources.
Brad Parrish, Titusville Community Development Director, Chair of the Atlantic Coast Section of the
American Planning Association, Florida Chapter.
15 Minute Break
11 :00-11 :45am Panel Discussion - Economic Benefits of Heritage Tourism.
Narrator: Roz Foster, North Brevard Heritage Foundation, In c. President
Panel: Peter Cranis, Space Coa st Office of Tourism Director, Florida Trust Representatives,
Molly Thomas, Community Affairs Director, Cape Canaveral.
11 :45am-1 :00pm Lunch Break & Networking. Box lunches & beverages provided on site.
1 :00-1 :45pm Living History Exhibits as They Relate to Historic Preservation & Heritage Tourism.Ruth
Akright, Classic Property Resources Historic Preservation Consultant.
15 Minute Break
2:00-3:00pm Brevard Heritage Center (Park) Development at Field Manor, Merritt Island. Roz Foster,
North Brevard Heritage Foundation, Inc. President
3:00pm Complimentary Tour of the Veterans Memorial Museum.
Tickets-$45/person Includes Breakfast snack, Box Lunches, Beverages. Available on beginning November 15, 2023
American Planning Association
Florida Chapter
Atlantic Coast
(rearing Grear Commun11ies for All

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