June Preservation Brown Bag

Friday, June 14, 2019 @ Noon Wharf Historic Infrastructure and Flood Mitigation Landis Park to Byers Street Meet at intersection of Church Street and Middlebrook Avenue Rebecca Joyce, Program Manager for the Central Shenandoah Planning District Commission will join HSF board member Sharon Angle to lead our walk and discussion. Rebecca and Sharon have extensive experience…

May Preservation Brown Bag

Friday, May 3rd @ Noon Tour meets at the Bryan Garage in the alley behind 115 Church Street Theme for 2019 The National Weather Service announced we are in a season for heightened flooding and our soil is wet. Spring Outlook: Historic, widespread flooding to continue through May Drough Severity Index Staunton drains water; water…

9th annual Winter Wine Festival

Saturday February 23, 2019 Noon – 5pm at the Stonewall Jackson Hotel and Conference Center 24 South Market Street,  Staunton, Virginia 24401

2018 Holiday House Tour: Neighborhood Tour

Friday, November 16th at Noon The tour will meet in the Staunton Innovation Hub parking lot (32 N. Augusta Street). (click for map of meeting location) Please join us for our annual pre-Holiday House Tour Walking Tour.  The eclectic mix of houses and buildings that line North New and North Augusta Streets will provide the backdrop…

2018 Community Forum

On October 9th, a small yet diverse group of local stakeholders were invited to participate in a Community Forum, organized by HSF and moderated by Kathy Frazier (AIA) of Frazier Associates. This forum was a vital part of HSF’s commitment to engage the community as we develop a new strategic plan. This discussion is one…

West End: Hays Avenue

October 2018 Preservation Brown Bag Walk October 12 @ Noon Tour meets at the corner of West Beverley and Hays Avenue. HSF’s Education Committee invites you to join us for a walk along Hays Avenue in Staunton’s West End for the October Brown Bag.  We will continue our exploration of city neighborhoods and the notion of…

West End: Bridge Street Entry

  September 2018 Preservation Brown Bag Walk September 7 @ Noon Tour meets at the corner of Maple Street and Bridge Street. HSF’s Education Committee invites you to take a walk viewing the connections of Callahan’s Alley, Stuart Street, Green Street, and Bridge Street in Staunton’s West End.  Here we find cottages dating to the late…

North Madison Street

June 2018 Preservation Brown Bag Walk June 15 @ Noon Tour meets on corner of Baldwin and N. Madison Streets HSF’s Brownbag series continues with a walk exploring North Madison Street.  Traditional neighborhoods such as North Madison include elements of the built and natural environment that attract and inspire people.  We will discuss topics including…

Light the Night Right: Why Smart Lighting Matters

For this month’s Preservation Brown Bag, we will join with the Newtown Neighborhood Association on May 16, 7:30pm at City Hall (116 East Beverley Street) for their presentation Light the Night Right: Why Smart Lighting Matters Presentation (developed with the Virginia Chapter of International Dark Sky Association) Night Walk The Newtown Neighborhood Association has asked…

SAW-HFH West End Project

April 2018 Preservation Brown Bag April 13 @ Noon Jennie Hill, Board Chair of Staunton-Augusta-Waynesboro Habitat for Humanity will provide a presentation about their work in the West End. Habitat is rehabbing existing homes and constructing new infill housing on Stafford Street. See their web site for beautiful photography of their ongoing project. The presentation will…