Hands-On Archaeology

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Kate Sarther
Communications Director
Email | (520) 882-6946, ext. 16

 

2024
27
Apr

Fourth Saturday Archaeology Days at Mission Garden

Mission Garden is inaugurating this Fall’s interactive Archaeology Days, taking place each fourth Saturday of the month through spring of 2024. Fourth Saturday Archaeology Days are an expansion of the Hands-on Archaeology programs at Mission Garden in past years. Join ancient technologies exper...
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2024
13
Apr

Second Saturday at Steam Pump Ranch

Join Archaeology Southwest for Hands-On Archaeology at Steam Pump Ranch on Second Saturday, April 13th, from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Allen Denoyer, Preservation Archaeologist, will lead family-friendly activities near the replica Hohokam Pithouse at the Heritage Garden. We look forward to seeing y...
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2024
06
Apr

How Did People Tan Hides?

Join us for an engaging Hands-On Archaeology class with ancient technologies expert Allen Denoyer. How Did People Tan Hides? Work on tanning a small mammal hide (packrat or squirrel), using tools used by people in the past. Expect extensive hands-on work. This class will begin at 9 am a...
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2024
23
Mar

Fourth Saturday Archaeology Days at Mission Garden

Mission Garden is inaugurating this Fall’s interactive Archaeology Days, taking place each fourth Saturday of the month through spring of 2024. Fourth Saturday Archaeology Days are an expansion of the Hands-on Archaeology programs at Mission Garden in past years. Join ancient technologies exper...
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2024
09
Mar

Second Saturday at Steam Pump Ranch

Join Archaeology Southwest for Hands-On Archaeology at Steam Pump Ranch on Second Saturday, March 9th, from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Allen Denoyer, Preservation Archaeologist, will lead family-friendly activities near the replica Hohokam Pithouse at the Heritage Garden. We look forward to seeing yo...
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2024
02
Mar

How Did People Make and Use Atlatls?

Join us for an engaging Hands-On Archaeology class with ancient technologies expert Allen Denoyer. How Did People Make and Use Atlatls? Create a replica atlatl and dart, mirroring tools used by hunters in the distant past. Crafted from oak, following archaeological examples from the Southwe...
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2024
24
Feb

Fourth Saturday Archaeology Days at Mission Garden

Mission Garden is inaugurating this Fall’s interactive Archaeology Days, taking place each fourth Saturday of the month through spring of 2024. Fourth Saturday Archaeology Days are an expansion of the Hands-on Archaeology programs at Mission Garden in past years. Join ancient technologies exper...
more
2024
10
Feb

Second Saturday at Steam Pump Ranch

Join Archaeology Southwest for Hands-On Archaeology at Steam Pump Ranch on Second Saturday, February 10th, from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Allen Denoyer, Preservation Archaeologist, will lead family-friendly activities near the replica Hohokam Pithouse at the Heritage Garden. We look forward to seein...
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2024
27
Jan

Fourth Saturday Archaeology Days at Mission Garden

Mission Garden is inaugurating this Fall’s interactive Archaeology Days, taking place each fourth Saturday of the month through spring of 2024. Fourth Saturday Archaeology Days are an expansion of the Hands-on Archaeology programs at Mission Garden in past years. Join ancient technologies exper...
more
2024
26
Jan

Hands-On Archaeology at Catalina State Park

Join us for a special Hands-On Archaeology event at the Romero Trail in Catalina State Park on January 26! Archaeology Southwest’s Hands-On Archaeology program will connect you with daily life in ancient communities of the Sonoran Desert. Preservation Archaeologist and ancient technologies expe...
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2024
20
Jan

How Did People Make Stone Tools?

Join us for an engaging Hands-On Archaeology class with ancient technologies expert Allen Denoyer. How Did People Make and Use Stone Tools? You will use ancient techniques and replica tools to create a stone projectile point. Learn about the history of stone tools and their uses. Explore...
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2024
13
Jan

Second Saturday at Steam Pump Ranch

Join Archaeology Southwest for Hands-On Archaeology at Steam Pump Ranch on Second Saturday, January 13th, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Allen Denoyer, Preservation Archaeologist, will lead family-friendly activities near the replica Hohokam Pithouse at the Heritage Garden. Join us this lovely morn...
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