2019 NCSA Conference Agenda

LIED LODGE AND CONFERENCE CENTER, NEBRASKA CITY, NE

FRIDAY, JULY, 19TH

8:00 - 8:30 a.m.

Registration: Lied Conference Center Lower Level, Coffee, tea and continental breakfast

8:30 - 8:45 a.m.

Welcome and Conference Overview: Dr. Linda Thomas, Professor of Management, Bellevue University

8:45 - 9:45 a.m.

Keynote - Protecting Family Photos and Historical Documents: Karen Keehr, Photograph Curator and Head of Digital Imaging for History of Nebraska

9:45 - 10:00 a.m.

Break

10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Stories of North Star School, Red Cloud, NE: Ardis Yost and Suzi Schulz

11:00 - 11:45 a.m.

Building Preservation - The Antelope County Country School District # 70 Restoration Project: Gloria Christensen

11:45 - 1:00 p.m.

Lunch: Lied Conference Center

1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Keynote: Taryn and Jon Vanderford, Hosts of television’s Pure Nebraska. Their tours of Nebraska’s country schools

2:00 - 2:45 p.m.

Country School Teachers Panel, Lead by John Vanderford

2:45 - 3:00 p.m.

Break

3:00 - TBD p.m.

Bringing the Country School Experience Alive for Today’s School Children:

Mary Ann Gabel, Heritage Teacher at Homestead’s Freeman One-Room School in Beatrice, NE

Caroline Allen will be giving the history of Fairview School in Brownville, NE, which is now home to the Schoolhouse Art Gallery through the Brownville Fine Arts Association.

5:30 p.m.

Reception and Banquet:

At the Prairie City Chop House, 610 Central Ave., Nebraska City, NE2019 NCSA Conference Agenda

SaturDAY, JULY, 20TH

Saturday Tour,

Rock Bluff School south of Plattsmouth, NE

Bloom Where You’ re Planted Farm Schoolhouse in Avoca, NE

Murdock School in Murdock. NE

Lunch will be served at the beautiful Trinity Lutheran Church of Murdock, NE