Sylvia Abrams <sylvia.abrams@...>
Conservation Expert to address Caring for your Collections at JGS Cleveland
Do you want to learn more about how to care for your family's heirlooms and other
treasures? Jennifer Sauers Cheveroux, Interim Executive Director at ICA-Art
Conservation, the regional nonprofit conservation center in Cleveland, is the
featured speaker at the Wednesday, April 6th meeting of the Jewish Genealogy
Society of Cleveland. Ms. Cheveroux will introduce how to care for family heirlooms
and other treasures. She will walk participants through the basics of collections
care at home, introducing the agents of deterioration as well as the science behind
preservation practices, and offering suggestions for properly handling and storing
your precious artifacts.
ICA Art Conservation is the regional nonprofit conservation center in Cleveland,
which has served museums, libraries, and collectors like you for over 60 years.
Jennifer Souers Chevraux has over 20 years of experience in the museum field
serving as curator, exhibits director, educator, board member, and President of the
Ohio Museums Association. Currently, Jennifer serves as Interim Executive Director
and Education Outreach Officer at ICA- Art Conservation, where her primary
objective is to ensure the preservation of artistic and historic works in
Cleveland and across the state through educational programming, public outreach,
and advocacy for the importance of saving our shared cultural heritage for
generations to come.
The Jewish Genealogy Society of Cleveland meets on Wednesday evenings starting at
7:30 PM in the Miller Board Room at Menorah Park, 27100 Cedar Road, Beachwood.
Board members are available >from 7:00 to assist with individual research questions.
Guests are welcome. RSVP to Programming@....
Sylvia F. Abrams
1st Vice-President for Programmin
Jewish Genealogy Society of Cleveland