Marco Island Historical Society (MIHS) presents the Spring Appraisal Faire 2018 on Saturday, March 3, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m., at Frank E. Mackle Community Park Community Center, 1361 Andalusia Terrace, Marco Island, Florida. Nationally renowned appraisers Wes Cowan, Nan Chisholm and Ken Farmer — featured on the popular PBS program Antiques Road Show — will evaluate items brought in by the public. Admission is exclusively for those bringing items to be appraised. Admission is $40 per item for non-members, and $25 per item for MIHS members. There is a limit of three hand carried items per person. For information, call 239.389.6447 or visit www.theMIHS.org.
Ken Farmer will join the Halifax Women's Club and speak on antiques before appraising a select number of objects!
Good, Better, Best: Collecting for the 21st Century, MESDA Fall Seminar 2017
Rekindle that inspiration at MESDA’s upcoming seminar, “Good, Better, Best: Collecting for the 21st Century.” Learn to discover valuable and “not so valuable” objects from experts who have advised collectors and museums for decades, including veterans of the television programs Antiques Roadshow and History Detectives. Hear anecdotes from collectors and share your own.
Take part in a number of hands-on sessions with curators and recognized experts utilizing MESDA’s renowned collection of southern decorative arts.
Read more about the event: http://www.oldsalem.org/news/mesda-fall-seminar-focuses-on-collecting-for-the-21st-century/
Find more information & register: http://mesda.org/program/fall-seminar-good-better-best-collecting-for-the-21st-century/
Ken Farmer, of Antiques Roadshow fame, will be at The Wayne Theatre speaking about his expertise in the field of appraisals and antiques. He will also be appraising several pieces he has chosen from submissions by area residents. There will also be a few live auction items to bid on to help support the theatre.
Learn more and register here: http://waynetheatre.org/sept-8-event-ken-farmer/
Once again we are excited to present one of our most popular events. It’s time for the 6th Annual Definitive Downsizing Workshop. Be sure and make your reservations early as our presenters share information and advice on how to organize and achieve all your downsizing goals, how to understand the spring real estate market, how to prepare your home for sale, how to downsize and dispose of unwanted things, how to work with an auction house and much much more.
Make your reservation early! RSVP to 434-823-9100 or email@example.com