Connecticut Archaeology Fair
Saturday, October 15, 2016
10am – 4pm
To be held at the University of Connecticut in Storrs at the Wilbur Cross Building, South Reading Room.
Free with a suggested donation of $5 for ages 18 and over.
Celebrate Archaeology Month and learn about the many UConn archaeological investigations happening in the state and internationally. Local archaeological societies, historical societies and universities will have displays highlighting past and current excavations and research with opportunities to see and touch real artifacts! Lectures and kid-friendly activities will take place throughout the day.
Have questions about archaeology? There will be archaeologists on hand to provide answers. Whether you have a passing interest in archaeology or you want to find out how to become more involved, there will be something for everyone!
11:00 Presenter: Zach Singer, Co-authors: Peter Leach, Heather Rockwell, Tiziana Matarazzo, Krista Dotzel and Roger Moeller
Revisiting Templeton (6LF21): New Investigations of Connecticut’s Formative Paleoindian Site
12:00 UConn Graduate Students Summarize Summer Archaeological Research
1:00 Presenter: Brian Jones
Excavations of the Hollister Site, South Glastonbury, CT