Archaeology Day
Sponsored by The Westport Library
Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

The Westport Library
20 Jesup Road
Westport, CT 06880
United States

Did you ever wish you could be an archaeologist? Or, did you ever wonder what it’s like to be one? Indulge your inner Indiana Jones with a day full of Archaeological fun for all ages! There will be lectures, demonstrations and interactive experiences throughout the library. The speakers are local experts who know that history is everywhere (right beneath us, actually). Join us to learn more about our local history, and find out how we can all get involved. Find more information about Archaeology Day!

10 – 11 am: Vance Tiede; Westport’s Native American Artifacts, the Bradley-Punzelt Collection
11 am – 1 pm: Mock Archaeological Dig led by Scott Brady of FOSA
11 am – 1 pm: Prehistoric Tools Demonstration by Jeff Kalin
1 – 2 pm: Nick Bellantoni; Vampires, Bones and Forensic Archaeology
2 – 3 pm: Ken Feder discusses his new book Ancient America: Fifty Archaeological Sites to See for Yourself
3 – 4 PM: Kevin McBride; Ethnohistory and Archaeology of New England

Contact Information
Mary Brown
(203) 291-4845


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