Maryland Archeology Month

April 2018

Charting the Past: 30 Years of Exploring Maryland's Submerged History

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Maryland Archeology Month is a celebration of our shared archeological heritage - created by Maryland's diverse inhabitants over the last 12,000 years. Protecting this irreplaceable archeological heritage provides opportunities to discover and learn from the past. We invite you to "Get Involved!" in Maryland's past by attending as many events as you can.


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Howard County Events


April 8


workshop

Archaeology Days at Patapsco Female Institute

Visit the Patapsco Female Institute Historic Park to participate in mock field and lab activities, tour the ruins and learn more about the archaeology of the Patapsco Valley.

Sponsor:  Howard County Recreation and Parks, Upper Patuxent Archaeology Group

Location: 3655 Church Road Ellicott City, MD 21043

Time(s): 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Contact Person: Emily Mosher

Contact phone: :  410-313-0420           email:  Emily.mosher@howardcountymd.gov

fee: $15 Website: https://www.howardcountymd.gov/HistoricSites

April 9


Lecture

The Archaeology at Riggs’ Homestead

Bob Hines will present the latest research conducted at the Sam Riggs Farm just north of Brookeville. This presentation will cover the history of the early Riggs family, project research goals, and a description of some of the artifacts excavated, ranging from the colonial period to the early 20th century

Sponsor:  Upper Patuxent Archaeology Group

Location: 9944 Clarksville Pike (Rte 108) Ellicott City, MD 21042

Time(s): 7:30 p.m.

Contact Person: Kelly Palich

410-313-0420  email:  Uparchaeologygroup@gmail.com

Free Website: https://www.upperpatuxentarchaeology.com

 

April 15


workshop

Archaeology Days at Patapsco Female Institute

Visit the Patapsco Female Institute Historic Park to participate in mock field and lab activities, tour the ruins and learn more about the archaeology of the Patapsco Valley.

Sponsor:  Howard County Recreation and Parks, Upper Patuxent Archaeology Group

Location: 3655 Church Road Ellicott City, MD 21043

Time(s): 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Contact Person: Emily Mosher

Contact phone: :  410-313-0420           email:  Emily.mosher@howardcountymd.gov

fee: $15 Website: https://www.howardcountymd.gov/HistoricSites

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