From May 13th -16th Midland will be hosting the 35th annual statewide conference of the Michigan Historic Preservation Network. The group will be hosted by Northwood University, and tours of historic venues across Midland and surrounding areas will highlight the four day conference. Their brochure includes many historic sites, including the Midland County Courthouse and the Alden B. Dow Home and Studio.
Primary sponsors for the event are the Rollin M. Gerstacker Foundation and the State Historic Preservation Office of MSHDA. While the primary conference is reserved for registered participants, there are community events scheduled free of charge.