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PTN was hopeful when we began planning for the 2021 International Preservation Trades Workshop scheduled for September 9-11, 2021, but at this time have made the decision to postpone the event. With the rapidly developing increased threat from the Delta variant the board did not feel comfortable...

It's time to register! IPTW 2021

Attention PTN Members: check your email for IPTW2021 registration updates and the promo code for the current member discount! If you don’t see it or aren’t sure if your membership is current, send us a message and we’ll get in touch ( Here’s the link to register for this year’s IPTW:

2021 International Preservation Trades Workshop

Twenty-four years ago, the first "Gathering of the Trades" demonstrated that sharing, learning, and talking with tools in hand filled a void in the mainstream preservation movement some doubted even existed. Our mission is to empower the traditional building trades through network, good works,...

Virtual Preservation Trades Workshop

PTN is excited to be returning to an in-person event for 2021 International Preservation Trades Workshop, but the board has also been working on a virtual workshop to stay connected with our members and reach a broader audience. Rob Cagnetta from Heritage Restoration in Providence, RI will be...

2021 Board of Directors Election

Update: Election closes on June 30, 2021 at 11:59 pm eastern PTN is happy to announce we have received 3 applications for the Board of Directors. There are 3 open position on the board and the board proposed moving forward with the election to allow the PTN members to be included in the process....

Happy Hour!

  Join us for our monthly virtual happy hour where we chat about preservation and catch up with each other. This is a great way to meet new people and share what you've been up to. Here is the info to join:  March Happy Hour Friday, Mar 26 · 5:30–6:30 PM Google Meet joining info Video call link:...