2018 Annual Training

2018 Partner Site Annual Training

Join Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area on Monday, April 9 for the Partner Site Annual Training at the Indian Creek Nature Center in Cedar Rapids. Attendees will enjoy educational sessions by local, and state presenters; and special announcements by Silos & Smokestacks President Cara Miller. This event is justĀ  for YOU, our Heritage Area Partner Sites staff and volunteers!

Registration with open soon. First two representatives from each SSNHA Partner Site or Emerging Site are FREE. Each additional site representative is $30 each. All others not affiliated with a SSNHA Partner/Emerging Site are welcome to attend at $75/registrant.



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Past Annual Training Events

Scroll down to download speaker presentations.


Click HERE to download PDF of Presentation.

2016 Speaker Presentations:

  • Bringing History to Life while Meeting Academic Standards, Stefanie Wager, Iowa Department of Education Social Studies Consultant and Megan Stout Sibbel, Iowa Museum Association Board of Directors, and Chair, Teaching Iowa History with Local Resources. Click HERE to download PDF of Presentation.