Category Archives: Benefit

Barbeques and the Ballot Box…

  The summer is a wonderful time to enjoy all that Michigan has to offer including its rich historic heritage! Families are flooding the ferries to travel to the breathtaking Mackinaw Island, driving around Belle Isle for a nice view … Continue reading

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Thank You Jackson!

This is a public “thank you” to the community of Jackson, Michigan, where the Michigan Historic Preservation Network (MHPN) presented its 34th Annual Statewide Preservation Conference on Wednesday through Saturday, May 14-17, 2014. Titled “Michigan Places Matter: Discovering How Your … Continue reading

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Back to Life: Detroit’s NSO Bell Building provides a new home for many…and is the site of the Michigan Historic Preservation Network’s Fall Benefit!

by Janet Kreger, MHPN Founding Member and Past President recently provided the following blog to the Community Economic Development Association of Michigan (CEDAM)    “Whatever could that huge old building be good for?”  This thought may cross your mind as … Continue reading

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Gearing up for the 18th Annual Fall Benefit

Some of us at MHPN look forward to the annual Fall Benefit all year long. How could we not? It’s the perfect time of year for a party (but then, when isn’t a perfect time for a party?); the leaves … Continue reading

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MHPN Takes on Washington for Advocacy Day 2012

On March 8, 2012 I was honored with the opportunity to join esteemed Historic Preservation colleagues in Washington D.C. for the Preservation Action Advocacy Day.  Our mission was to advocate for the importance of Historic Preservation with our federal legislators.  … Continue reading

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Mingle, Network, and a Competitive Twist!

It’s that time of year again!  The Michigan Historic Preservation Network is busily preparing for the 32nd Annual Statewide Conference.  This year it will be held at the historic Masonic Temple in Flint on May 10 through May 12.  In … Continue reading

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Come Shopping with MHPN!

By Kristine Kidorf                                                                I am excited to coordinate MHPN’s next house party,Thursday November 3 from 5 to 8 PM at Leon and Lulu in downtown Clawson.  Leon & Lulu is known nationally as an innovative, unique and interesting retailer carrying … Continue reading

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