Saturday morning at 9:00 a.m. visit us in the museum for a kid centered activity learning about ancient communication. Watch as the kids create their own stories using petroglyphs.
At 10:00 a.m., with the pass of our nation’s birthday there will be a discussion on the Revolutionary War and what it means to be Independent. Come and learn a lesser known aspect of the war from a Native American point of view.
11:15 a.m. visitors will have the opportunity to check out some artifacts and tools the Native Americans would have used thousands of years ago. An explanation of the artifacts will be given along with answers to any welcomed questions. Also learn the different views points on the science of archaeology.
A guided tour of the mound trail will be given at 1:00 p.m. Visitors can come on an interpretive hike of Old Stone Fort and learn how the mounds were made and the culture and history behind the people who made them.
We will end the day with the atlatl demonstration at 2:45 p.m. Join us on the lawn in front of the visitor’s center to try your hand at using the weapon known as the atlatl; which was used to hunt and bring down large game during prehistoric times.