Free Disaster Planning Workshop

April 29, 2011 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Midwest Old Threshers

405 E. Threshers Road

Mt. Pleasant, Iowa

The workshop is especially tailored for archivists, county recorders, genealogists, library staff, museum workers, volunteers and anyone who cares about preserving Iowa’s historical assets.

The workshops will be held all over the state but Mt Pleasant is the closest to Iowa City.

The workshops are sponsored by SHSI, Iowa Conservation & Preservation Consortium, Iowa Museum Association and the State Library of Iowa through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, a federal agency.

Register for any of the free workshops by contacting Iowa Museum Association Executive Director Cyndi Sweet at imasweet@cfu.net . A minimum of six people are required for each workshop. More details about the workshops and disaster response and recovery information can be found by clicking on the “Disaster Resources” tab at www.iowamuseums.org