NEWS & EVENTS
Craft Your Environment
April 23, 2017
Showcasing the creations of artists and crafters whose work aligns with the Salvage Barn’s mission of keeping valuable materials out of the landfill.
Blue Vinyl Film Screening
April 13, 2016 7pm
Please join Friends of Historic Preservation and the City of Iowa City for a screening of Blue Vinyl, a 2002 documentary film by Judith Helfand and Daniel Gold.
March 5-6, 2016
Come see and checkout our new tools in our expanded Tool Library.
May 1, 2015
Learn how you can get a copy of this popular book about Downtown Iowa City's history!
January 24, 2015
Create your very own wood collage at our first hands-on workshop! Practice using small nail guns and staplers.
November 13, 2014
Three small cottages on South Dubuque Street are in danger of demolition. We need your help to save them! Attend the Planning and Zoning Commission meeting on November 20 at 7pm or write a letter to commissioners.
August 15, 2014
Learn how to preserve the taste of summer in our free upcoming workshop!
Space is limited! Reserve a spot now by calling (319) 351-1875 or emailing email@example.com. ...
July 25, 2014
After this rainy summer, learn about ways you can help reduce rainwater runoff by making your very own rain barrels! ...
July 11, 2014
We're inviting members of FHP to an exclusive tour of Plum Grove! Following the tour will be Taste of the Heritage Garden. Click for more details ...
July 11, 2014
Read up on our efforts to save one of Iowa City's most historically significant - and endangered - houses. ...
May 3, 2014
Our 7th Annual Parade of Historic Homes is next week! This year we're showcasing some of the oldest and grandest homes in the College Green neighborhood. ...
April 21, 2014
Craft Your Environment on April 19 was a huge success! We saw some incredibly unique repurposed creations. ...
March 14, 2014
This window workshop is part of Iowa City's "Repair Fair." ...
February 19, 2014
New free repurposing workshop! Join Peggy Jeffries as she demonstrates her work in giving new life to old items. ...
January 20, 2014
Mike Haverkamp is back for another fun, informative and free workshop. Here are the deets. ...
January 15, 2014
Our very creative volunteer, Alex, made this awesome box out of used flooring. ...