Mission & History
Past Lifeways Program
Family Dig It Weekend
Family Excavation Days
Adult Excavation Days
High School Field Schools
Adult Field School
Arizona State University Field School
Flintknapping Workshop with Tim Dillard
Women in Archeology Internships
Women in Archeology Scholarship
Seeds of Change
The Prehistoric Times
Center for American Archeology
Archeology Day 2014
Explore Illinois archeology! Click for updated travel info to avoid the flood!
Seeds of Change
Out-of-class learning sessions that apply the concepts of Illinois Learning Standards in Life and Earth Science to the archeological knowledge of the processes and consequences of plant domestication in the Great Rivers Region.
Explore ancient worlds and archeology with your school, scouting, or homeschool group through our Past Lifeways Program.
ASU Field School 2014
Six-week/nine-credit-hour courses in Field Archeology, Geomatics or Bioarcheology at the Center for American Archeology!
Visit Our Museum
Explore the past in scenic Calhoun County! Our museum is open in 2014 April 29-October 31. Admission is free!
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Calendar of Events
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2014 High School Field School Concludes with Our Advanced Week!
Archeology Day Lecture Lineup!
A (hopefully) Minor Setback for University Field School
Week 3 of High School Field School!
ASUFS Kicks Off Excavations at New Site
Week 2 of High School Field School
CAA Awarded Grants for Archeology Day!
Week 1 of High School Field School
Families Learn Archeology during Family Excavation Day!
Geophysical Survey at Hamburg Cemetery
Adult Excavation Day with the CAA!
CAA Education Program Kicking Off the 2014 Season!
Flintknapping at the CAA!
The CAA Welcomes Back WIA Intern Alison Shepherd!
Thank You for the Supplies!
The CAA Welcomes 2014 WIA Intern Jenna Pirtle!
When You Wish upon a Trowel...
The CAA Museum Opens Tomorrow at 10:00 am!
The CAA Welcomes Back WIA Intern Katie Leslie!
Sustain CAA Scientists By Donating Monthly!
The CAA Welcomes 2014 WIA Intern Grace Ward!
More than Mound Building
The CAA Supports Women in Archeology
Shop & Support the CAA!
Welcome to our new site!
Modeling the Landscape
Plow Scars and Post Molds
Shovels in the Dirt
The 2013 Field Season Kicks Off!