The 10th edition of the International Stonework Symposium will take place in Ventura, CA, just north of Los Angeles, from January 11 to 14. There will be interesting and informative presentations and demonstrations, lively discourse, camaraderie and conviviality.  Associated activities include the "Rocknockers' Rendezvous," the Second "Lithic Olympic Games," a communal public art project, and the Stone Foundation's general membership meeting.

Prior to the Symposium, there will be an International Dry Stone Walling Workshop (January 5 to 10) and an Architectural Stone Carving Workshop (January 5 to 10.)  Visit for more information.