Connecticut celebrates International Archaeology Day with a Fair
November 12, 2013
On International Archaeology Day 2013 the Friends of the Office of State Archaeology and the Archaeological Society of Connecticut sponsored an Archaeology Fair in Wethersfield, CT. This event was free and open to the public. Fifteen organizations set up booths, four speakers gave talks on local archaeology fieldschool projects, and there were a few demonstrations. This year's focus was on kids' activities. Flintknappers gave demonstrations, a faunal expert had various animal bones on display, and there was even an archaeology mini golf course. They are looking forward to Wesleyan University hosting the 2014 Archaeology Fair during Connecticut's Archaeology Awareness Month in October
Project Archaeology at the Beaverhead Museum hosted a teacher/student Archaeology Day for the region.
International Archaeology Day at the ROM gave museum visitors the chance to explore archaeology around the world
The AIA Spokane Society celebrated the 2013 International Archaeology Day over two days, with lectures and workshops