Lecture - Geology of the Ice Age National Scenic Trail
Tuesday, April 5, 2016
UWL, Centennial Hall, 1309 Affeldt Auditorium
In this lecture Dr. David Mickelson will explain the formation of moraines, kettles, outwash plains, lake plains, drumlins, eskers and tunnel channels using images of modern glaciers as well as many photos and maps from Wisconsin.
Lecture - Digging Up the Facts:
Archaeology, Crime Fiction, and Science
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
UWL, Graff Main Hall, Auditorium
Join crime novelist Mary Anna Evans as she discusses her award-winning Faye Longchamp archaeological mystery series. If you would like to read some of her books before her lecture, visit her website for a complete list of her books at: http://www.maryannaevans.com/the-books/
Volunteer Field Survey
Saturday, April 30, 2016 (rain date - Saturday, May 7, 2016)
8:30 am to 4 pm
UWL, Archaeology Center and Laboratories
MVAC will celebrate Wisconsin Archaeology Month by involving volunteers in surveys of local fields to find unreported archaeological sites. The number of participants is limited, so register early. Advanced registration required.
Artifact Show a Success
Thanks to all the collectors, volunteers and MVAC staff who helped to make this year’s Artifact Show a success! We estimate that over 3,000 people stopped by to look at artifacts displayed by MVAC and nineteen area collectors.