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Preservation Emporium – 05/18

May 18, 2024 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Preservation Emporium returns on Saturday, May 18, 2024, 1:00-4:00 pm, at the Douglass
Annex, 804 N 5th St, Champaign, Illinois. The Preservation Emporium is a free event that offers an opportunity to meet and talk with
preservation experts from the University of Illinois Library and the Champaign County Museums Network to discuss methods to preserve and care for your treasure. Visitors are welcome to bring in small, hand-held items or images of larger items. Experts will be available in the following areas: digital and other audio-visual media, textiles, paper and photographic materials, painting and decorative arts, and historic instruments. Weather permitting, experts will be outside leading activities focused on natural preservation. No financial appraisals will be given nor appraisers recommended at this event.
There will be activities for kids and hourly raffles for adults. For more information contact Rachel Miller-Haughton, Preservation Outreach & Engagement
Librarian, at RM62@illinois.edu.

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May 18
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Douglas Annex
804 N 5th St
Champaign, Illinois 61820
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Champaign County Museums Network
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