The Spring Membership Forum brings together members of Historic Flat Rock, Inc. on Saturday, April 6 at Pinecrest Church; doors open at 9:15 AM. Keynote speaker, Jennifer Cathey, will speak on her work at the State Historic Preservation Office at 9:30 AM, followed by open Q&A. Victoria Flanagan, HFR, Inc. Board President will present information on upcoming events.

The Spring Forum is a great opportunity to update your membership contact information. Not a member yet for 2019? Bring your check or credit card to register or renew. Look for information on upcoming volunteer and sponsorship opportunities.

More About Jennifer Cathey –

The Restoration Branch of the State Historic Preservation Office in Asheville, NC is here to help us. All of us, anyone who owns or is thinking of owning a historic building – private citizens, organizations, municipal or county government. There are state and federal preservation programs that can be implemented once a property is identified. The process includes evaluating, protecting and enhancing properties significant to North Carolina history.

Major program areas include coordination of:

-State and federal preservation grant-in-aid projects

-State and federal rehabilitation investment tax credit programs

-Review and monitoring of restoration and rehabilitation work on state owned properties listed on the National Register of Historic Places

-Review and monitoring of state and federal funded or licensed projects which may affect National Register listed or eligible historic properties.

Technical assistance is provided through the office of Jennifer Cathey, Restoration Specialist at or 828.296.7230 x 227.

Find out more at NCDCR.GOV.