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POSTPONED INDEFINITELY: Archaeological finds within the Farmington Valley

Monday, March 16 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Due to concerns related to COVID-19, this event has been postponed indefinitely.

 

Ken Feder, Professor of Anthropology at Central Connecticut State University, and Founder and Director of Farmington River Valley Archaeology Project, will share stories of the ancient people of the Farmington Valley, as discovered through various archeological projects. Learn about the numerous digs that have been completed in the area; find out what a “chert” is, and hear tales of villages, hunting encampments, and quarries use by the River Valley’s first settlers. Free, no registration. Recommended for high school age and up.

This is a companion program to the Paleo-Indian Site presentation that will be held at the Avon Senior Center on Saturday, February 15, 2020 at 5:00 pm

Snow date for this program: Thursday, 3/19/20, 6:30 pm

 

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Date:
Monday, March 16
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Venue

Atrium, First Floor Reference Area
281 Country Club Road
Avon, Connecticut 06001 United States

Organizer

AFPL Adult Programs
Phone:
860-673-9712 ext 4
Email:
avonref@avonctlibrary.info
Website:
https://avonctlibrary.info/for-adults/
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