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[DNR] Amazing Archaeology, Mounds State Park
Start Date: 9/27/2014Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Date: 9/27/2014End Time: 3:00 PM
Entry Description

Mounds State Park
4306 Mounds Rd.  Anderson, IN
Cost:
  Free with park Park entrance fee of $5 per car (IN) or $ 7 (out-of-state).

Come to Amazing Archaeology at Mounds State Park for a variety of fun activities related to archaeology: Come to the Visitor Center front lawn and meet representatives from the Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology (DHPA), Ball State University and the Upper White River Archeological Society.  They’ll have great artifacts and stories to share.  Feel free to bring any artifacts you’d like to have identified.  There will also be hands-on activities for the kids including digging for arrowheads, cookie excavations, crafts, and atlatl throwing.  Wade Tharp will represent the DHPA and have free archaeological outreach materials, including Indiana Archaeology Month posters, available, and Archaeology Month shirts will be available for purchase.

This event is part of Indiana Archaeology Month. Throughout the month of September, the Division of Historic Preservation & Archaeology  and other local organizations highlight archaeology around the state. To learn more about Archaeology Month, please visit http://www.in.gov/dnr/historic/3674.htm.

Location Information:
Mounds State Park  (View Map)
4306 Mounds Road
Anderson, IN 46017
United States
Phone: (765) 642-6627
Contact Information:
Name: Jessica Rosier
Phone: (765) 649-8128
Email: jrosier@dnr.in.gov
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