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Current and Upcoming Events!


2014 Michigan Archaeology Day

Date: October 18, 2014
Time: 11:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Location: Michigan Historical Museum, Lansing

Here's your chance to meet archaeologists, to learn of their research and to see one-day-only exhibits from their excavations and underwater explorations.

The day will include:

Demonstrations
Presentations
Children's Activities (like the mock excavation pictured here)
Exhibitors & Special Displays

SAVE THE DATE! Look for more info in late summer/early fall 2014.

This event is included with regular museum admission. For more information, please send us an e-mail or telephone (517) 373-3559.

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Archaeology for Kids Mini-Workshop

April 6, 2014 8:00 am – noon

The Missouri Archaeological Society will sponsor a workshop for people interested in teaching archaeology to children, both within a school setting and also in parks, libraries, Scout groups, field trips, and environmental education locations. This will be a four hour program that will focus on activities that can be used with groups of students in short blocks of time. Skills of an archaeologist, such as observation, inference, analysis, and classification can be taught through engaging, participatory activities. Materials will be used from Investigating Shelter and Intrigue of the Past. The cost of the workshop is $15.00. To register, contact Lisa Haney at LHaney@missouristate.edu


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