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International Archaeology Day Expo - Lecture Series Two

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Roxborough Intermediate School

7370 Village Circle East

Roxborough, CO 80125

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Join us in celebrating International Archaeology Day by attending a free expo to learn, explore, and experience archaeology first hand from 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. Meet professional and avocational archaeologists from around the state bring to life the cultures of the past. Start at the Expo at Roxborough Intermediate School to pick up an event schedule which includes information and directions to the off-site activities. A Hot dog, chips, and a drink will be available to purchase for $5 (cash only) from 11am-2pm. All proceeds go to the Friends of Roxborough and fund educational programs such as this one.

Lecture Series #2

Todd McMahon: Archaeology and Roxborough Park

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Todd McMahon is a Staff Archaeologist and State Curation Coordinator at History Colorado where he has been employed for twenty-seven years. He currently manages the State-Approved Museums and Curatorial Repositories Program, a statewide network of local museums and institutions that hold artifacts and fossil collections in-trust for the State. In this role, he also supports these institutions when dealing with disaster threats to their collections. Todd also has extensive experience using geographical information systems, site archaeological data, and as a Section 106 National Historic Preservation Act reviewer. He also holds research interests in the Formative Period in west-central Colorado, front-range archaeology, and the prehistoric four-corner’s area.

Booths and Demonstrations:

Lithophones Ancient Skills and Tool Manufacturing, Hands on Pottery ,Artifact Show and Tell, Food processing: Mano and Metate, Archaic Snack Stand, Dig like an Archaeologist, Kids Arts and Crafts, Face Painting, Careers in Archaeology and Archaeology Tool Kit.

EXPO and Lectures: Roxborough Intermediate School 7370 Village Cir E, Roxborough, CO, 80125

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