Meet others who share your passion for the past! Plan your calendar! June 2015  Jun 2 - MAS Board Meeting at 7pm, Ft. Snelling History Center, All MAS members are welcome to attend! Jun 6 - Catch Rod Knapping - Welch Station (Cannon Valley Trail) 11am - 4pm (http://www.cannonvalleytrail.com/) Jun 28 - Archaeology of the Cloquet River Valley - Legacy Arch talks at Boulder Lake Learning Center (see below) July 2015 Jul 4 - Catch Rod Knapping - Welch Station (Cannon Valley Trail) 11am - 4pm (http://www.cannonvalleytrail.com/) Jul 7 - MAS Board Meeting at 7pm, Ft. Snelling History Center, All MAS members are welcome to attend!  Jul 12 - Archaeology of Whiteface Reservoir - Legacy Arch talks at Boulder Lake Learning Center (see below) Jul 30 to Aug 3 - Excavations at Swede Hollow Site in St. Paul - volunteers are needed to help (see below) August 2015  Aug 2 - Archaeology of Island Lake & Boulder Lake Reservoir - Legacy Arch talks at Boulder Lake Center (see below) Aug 4 - MAS Board Meeting at 7pm, Ft. Snelling History Center, All MAS members are welcome to attend! Aug 6 to Aug 10 - Excavations at Swede Hollow Site in St. Paul - volunteers are needed to help (see below)    Upcoming MAS Meetings: Jul 7 -  MAS Board Meeting at 7pm Aug 4 - MAS Board Meeting at 7pm Sep 1 - MAS Board Meeting at 7pm Upcoming Northern Lake Archaeological Society Meetings: Most NLAS meetings are held on the third Monday of each month (Sept - May).  Meetings are held at the Superior Public Library (1530 Tower Aver, Superior WI) from 7-8:30 pm unless otherwise noted. All meeting are free and open to the public.  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: Jun 28, Jul 12, Aug 2, Sep 13 (All on Sundays) - The series of Legacy Achaeology presentations will again be offered this summer courtesy of Minnesota Power, who sponsors the series. All presentations will be at the Boulder Lake Environmental Leaning Center out on Boulder Lake Reservoir.  The presentations will be from 1-3 pm and very informal; anyone wishing to jump in with relevant info is welcome. If you have artifacts that you would like identified, please bring them!!  For questions - please contact Sue Mulholland at suemulhollard@aol.com.  Boulder Lake Environmental Center - (http://www.boulderlake.org/events.html) Jul 30 - Aug 3,  Aug 6 -10, 2015 - Volunteers are needed to help excavate at Swede Hollow in St. Paul. This project is a historic site and involves a combination of historical research, archaeological excavation, and public engagement. Experienced volunteers are needed to complete the archaeology crew.  A crew of at least 6 volunteers is needed for both weeks. Volunteers are required to have a field school. Experience with historic sites is preferred. We will be inviting the public to participate both Fridays and Saturdays during these weeks.  Anyone interested should contact Kelly Wolf at wolfx609@umn.edu and Stefanie Kowalczyk at kowal169@umn.edu. Please include what days/weeks you are available to help. We may request a resume/CV and at least one reference. Sep 24, 2015 - David L. Peterson will lecture on "Prehistory of the Eurasian Steppes”. The AIA-MN event is at 6:00pm in the Davis Lecture Hall (Ruth Stricker Dayton Campus Center), Macalester College.  More info at http://aiamn.blogspot.com/ Oct 14-17,  2015 - 73rd Plains Anthropological Conference will be held in Iowa City, Iowa. More information to follow. Nov 5-8, 2015 - Midwest Archaeological Conference will be held in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. More information to follow.  Made with Xara Web Designer MAS Events and Meetings Last Updated: 23 Jun 15 Comments to Webmaster