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Unearthing History: Virtual Lecture #2, A Rift, not the River, made the Farmington Valley

Thursday, April 8 at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Unearthing History: The discovery of a 12,500 year old Paleo-Indian site along the Farmington River in Avon. Join us for a virtual series of lectures, sponsored by a grant from Farmington Bank Community Foundation that will cover the archaeology, geology, and anthropology of life along the Farmington River, with a focus on the Brian D. Jones Paleo-Indian discovery in Avon.

2021 VIRTUAL HISTORY SERIES – sponsored by Avon Historical Society, Avon Free Public Library and Avon Senior Center

A Rift, not the River, made the Farmington Valley: How the geology along Route 44 proves thisConfirmed presenter: Howard Wright, 6th grade geology teacher at Renbrook who has a presentation explaining the seven rifts that make up our land here after the ice age.

Please register and a Zoom link will be sent to you before the event.

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Thursday, April 8
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Online (Zoom)
281 Country Club Rd
Avon, CT 06001
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