September 20, 2020

Archaeological Awareness CANCELLED

September 20, 2020 Powers Walker House • 6201 Harts Road RingwoodIL  60072 View Map Organized by McHenry County Conservation District
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September 20, 2020
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Sunday
Co-Ed

Powers Walker House

6201 Harts Road RingwoodIL  60072
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Description

This program has been cancelled.

See a stone grinder, flintknapper, and other demonstrations of prehistoric skills. Try your hand at throwing an atlatl while pretending you are on a prehistoric big game hunt. A mounted cavalryman will also be on hand to explain archaeology of the Little Big Horn site. Archaeologists will describe how prehistoric technologies are discovered and interpreted. Examples of artifacts will be on display, including those found at the Powers-Walker House. Bring your own arrowheads or prehistoric tools for identification by professional archaeologists.


This is a free special event and registration is not required. All ages are welcome. Children ages 13 and under must be accompanied by an adult family member.

Check Before You Go: It may be necessary to cancel events due to weather or other unforeseen reasons. Last minute cancellations will be posted on the home page of the District's website www.mccdistrict.org and the program description online will be designated as cancelled.

Age Category

Adults and Families

Location

Powers Walker House at Glacial Park Conservation Area

Instructor

Gail Brown

Powers Walker House • 6201 Harts Road RingwoodIL  60072 Get Directions

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