Meet others who share your passion for the past! Plan your calendar! February 2015 Feb 3 - MAS Board Meeting at 7pm, Ft. Snelling History Center, All MAS members are welcome to attend! Feb 13 & 14 - The Council for Minnesota Archaeology (CMA) is holding a two day conference on current archaeology in the Upper Midwest. The conference will be held on the St. Cloud University Campus and at the Stearns History Museum in St. Cloud. Please click this link for further information - CMA 2015 Conference Program. Feb 19 - Kent Bakken will give the same lecture as the one on Jan 25 at the Shakopee Public Library. The lecture will start at 7:00 pm.  Click here for lecture details for Jan 25 and Feb 19. March 2015  Mar 3 - MAS Board Meeting at 7pm, Ft. Snelling History Center, All MAS members are welcome to attend! Mar 20 & 21 - The 2015 Lake Superior Basin Workshop will be held at Grand Portage National Monument. Please click link for further information. April 2015 Apr 7 - The April MAS Board Meeting will not be held.  Please plan on attending the Annual Meeting. April 24 (Friday) - The 2015 MAS Annual Dinner meeting will be held once again at Anderson Hall on the Hamline University Campus. Our speaker will be Dr. Rob Mann, St. Cloud State University. Rob’s interest is Fur Trade Archaeology.  He has done extensive research on smoking pipes, trade beads, and will be speaking on, “Labor, Lesisure, and Smoking: Tobacco Pipes and French Canadian Voyageurs during the Fur Trade Era in North America”.  Please check for further details in an upcoming newsletter. Upcoming MAS Meetings: Mar 3 - MAS Board Meeting at 7pm Apr 7 - MAS Board Meeting at 7pm (will not be held) Apr 24 - MAS Annual Meeting Upcoming Northern Lake Archaeological Society Meetings: Most NLAS meetings are held on the third Monday of each month Sept-May. Meetings are held at Superior Public Library (1530 Towers Avenue, Superior WI, from 7-8:30pm). No admission charged; Public encouraged to attend. For more information, call Duluth Archaeology Center at 218/624-5489 or email archcenter@aol.com or visit http://www.dulutharchaeologycenter.com/page8.html Other Upcoming Events: Mar 26, 2015 - (AIA, MN chapter events) Jimmy Schryver, “The Petra Garden and Pool Complex,” at 6pm, in the John B. Davis Lecture Hall in the Ruth Stricker Dayton Campus Center at Macalester College. April 9 - 12, 2015 - Central States Anthropology Society Annual Meeting will be held in St. Paul, MN at the Crowne Plaza Hotel.  Please see the CSAS webpage for further information: http://www.aaanet.org/sections/csas/?page_id=22 April 11, 2015 - (AIA, MN chapter events) Richard Buckley, “Richard III, The King Under the Car Park: the story of the seach for the burial place of England’s last Plantagenet king,” at 11am, in the Pillsbury Auditorium at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts. May 25 - 29, 2015 - National Park Service’s 2015 Archaeological Prospection Workshop will be held at the Tobias- Thompson Complex sites, Rice County, Kansas. Please see the MAS Winter 2015 Newsletter for additional information.   Made with Xara Web Designer MAS Events and Meetings Last Updated: 20 Feb 15 Comments to Webmaster