Mark your calendars! The CAA Museum will open for the 2014 season tomorrow at 10:00 am. All of us at the CAA are excited to start the new season. We are working on a new exhibit for this fall (check future blog posts for more info). We are also offering new merchandise, including CAA travel mugs, pint glasses, and two new t-shirt designs. Make sure to visit us in 2014 and explore the archeology of Illinois. We look forward to seeing you soon!
Upcoming EventsMay21Sunall-day Flintknapping Workshop with Tim ...Flintknapping Workshop with Tim ...May 21 – May 27 all-dayThe CAA offers a week-long, hands-on workshop in chipped stone technology with Tim Dillard. Tim is an expert flintknapper with over twenty-five years of experience. Informal lectures on tool forms, chert, quarrying strategies, local geology,[...]Jun11Sunall-day ASU Kampsville Field School 2017ASU Kampsville Field School 2017Jun 11 – Jul 22 all-dayThe Center for American Archeology is proud to host the annual Arizona State University Field School in Kampsville, IL. The field school offers three concurrent six-week, nine-credit hour programs. Students may enroll for one of[...]all-day High School Field School 2017High School Field School 2017Jun 11 – Jul 8 all-dayHigh School Field School is a great way to explore your interest in archeology! Our High School Field School is your opportunity to participate in archeological research and learn about prehistoric peoples while working alongside[...]Jul9SunJul15Sat10:00 am Archeology Day 2017Archeology Day 2017Jul 15 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pmYou’re invited to spend a day exploring the fascinating 12,000-year history of west central Illinois through fun, hands-on activities, informational exhibits, and presentations about the current research being done by CAA archeologists.