Sponsored by Buffalo Bayou Preservation Alliance
AIA Society Event: Houston
Saturday, October 20, 2012
Kids Day - Buffalo Bayou Festival
Sabine Street at Memorial
Houston, TX 77002
The Houston Society of AIA will present "Ancient Encounters - Houston", a series of hands-on activities to celebrate National Archaeology Day as part of events connected to "KBR Kids Day - Buffalo Bayou Festival. "Events will help children and families learn about indigenous groups that lived along Buffalo Bayou. Included are mock excavations of a midden, a bone count to determine diet,and flintknapping demonstrations. All children will be able to make a shell bead necklace and take away coloring sheets depicting the lives of those who lived along the Bayou.