Join us for a month of excellent programming during Archaeology Month! We have partnered with Ohio University and Wayne National Forest this year to bring you 7 events that are sure to fascinate and educate.
Programs held at the Southeast Ohio History Center are:
Friday, October 14th, 5:30-6:30pm- “Rockshelter Archaeology & Late Woodland Hunting Patterns: A View From Facing Monday Creek Rockshelter” with Staci Spertzel Black of Heberling and Associates.
Tuesday, October 25th, 5:30-6:30pm– “Ohio’s Hopewell Culture: An Explosion of Art, Architecture and Ceremony” with Dr. Bradley Lepper of the Ohio History Connection. A reception will follow.
Programs being held at Ohio University are:
Monday, October 3rd, 6:00-7:00pm, Fourth floor of Baker Center- “Diggin Up the Past: 30 Years of OHIO Archaeology” with Dr. Elliot Abrams, Sociology & Anthropology Department.
Friday, October 14th, 1:30pm, Lounge in Baker Center- “OHIO Archaeology Field School Alumni Panel.”
Saturday, October 15th, 10:00am, “Alumni and Community Visit of Sites” Please note: This is an RSVP event so please contact the Ohio University for more information.
Thursday, October 20th, 5:30-6:30pm, Athens Uncorked- “Ancient People, Ancient Drinks: The Archaeology of Wine and Fermentation” with Dr. Ruth Palmer & Dr. Bill Owens, Classics & World Religions Department.
Program at Wayne National Forest Headquarters:
Saturday, October 22nd, 9:00-12:00pm– Artifact Identification Day. Please contact Wayne National Forest for more information on how you can bring items to be identified and directions.