Kaufman County Historical Commission is hosting a Hands-On Historic Cemetery Preservation Workshop on Saturday, October 10, 2015, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The workshop will be held in the historic College Mound Cemetery in Kaufman County, Texas, and will be led by James “Rusty” Brenner of Texas Cemetery Restoration LLC.
The workshop will begin with a walking tour of the cemetery with explanations of the significance of some of the gravestones and then attendees will engage in hands-on learning of techniques for cleaning, leveling, and basic repair of gravestones. D/2 Biological Solution will be used to clean the gravestones and will be available for purchase from Cemetery Preservation Supply LLC. To reserve your D/2 Biological Solution in advance, contact Cemetery Preservation Supply at (214) 926-4175.
The fee for the workshop is $30.00 which includes lunch and refreshments. Click here for the Cemetery Workshop Registration Form. Attendance is limited to 50 people. Click here for the Cemetery Workshop flyer. For more information, call 972-563-0709 or 469-376-4121 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com. College Mound Cemetery is located on Hwy 429 about .07 miles south of I-20 just east of Terrell, TX.
Hosted by: Kaufman County Historical Commission
Presented by: James “Rusty” Brenner of Texas Cemetery Restoration LLC
Sponsored by: Friends of Kaufman County Historical Commission