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Shutter Shop on Shore Road Volunteer Restoration Workshop

Friday, August 8, 2014

9:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.

This event repeats every weekday between 8/4/2014 and 8/8/2014.

Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.

The ca. 1840 Greek Revival Bartow mansion features interior window shutters—sadly in need of repair—that help protect from summer's sun and winter's chill.

Participants will learn how to safely remove lead paint, prepare and paint wood surfaces, make repairs, and more under the guidance of preservation/restoration specialists.

This workshop is offered in partnership with Historic House Trust of NYC and Preservation Volunteers.

Lunch provided with tours of the mansion and speakers. Participants must be 18 or over.

Registration required. 

Location

Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum in Pelham Bay Park
895 Shore Road
Bronx
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Cost

$295 (covers snacks, lunch, and insurance)

Event Organizer

Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum

Contact Number

(718) 885-1461

Contact Email

info@bpmm.org

Categories

Education, Volunteer

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Directions to Pelham Bay Park

Know Before You Go

There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

BeachesOrchard Beach and Promenade

Orchard Beach is closed for swimming for the season.

PlaygroundsSweetgum Playground

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.


Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

Pelham Bay Park Weather

  • Mon
    Rain and Areas Fog
    56°F
  • Tue
    Chance Rain
    60°F
  • Wed
    Gradual Clearing
    54°F
  • Thu
    Sunny
    53°F

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