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Archaeology Day

October 20, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDT

Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
1133 Mathis Ferry Road
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464 United States


Celebrate International Archaeology Day at Mt. Pleasant Regional Library. Meet local archaeologists and learn about historical discoveries in the Charleston area. Call 843-849-6161 for more information.

12-1 p.m. – “Uncovering Stono Plantation” presented by Ron Anthony of the Charleston Museum.
Learn about the Charleston Museum’s work at the Dill Sanctuary’s Stono Plantation, and see artifacts found at the site.

1:30-2:30 p.m. – “Inside the Walled City” presented by Katherine Pemberton of the Historic Charleston Foundation.
Discover the work of the Mayor’s Walled City Task Force and how it’s raised awareness of colonial fortifications and local archaeology.

3-6 p.m. – “What the Heck Is It?” presented by Dr. Eric Poplin of Brockington and Associates.
Drop in with an artifact of unknown origin for identification by an expert archaeologist. Even if you don’t have an object, come learn about others’ objects!

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Details

Date:
October 20, 2018
Time:
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDT
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Website:
https://www.ccpl.org/events/archaeology-day-adults-and-teens

Contact

Emilie Hancock
Phone:
843-849-6161
Email:
hancocke@ccpl.org

Venue

Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
1133 Mathis Ferry Road
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464 United States
Text GIVE 10 to 833-965-2840 to donate!

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