Tuesday, Jul 18, 2017

Junior Archaeologist Summer Camp Session 1

Time: 9:00 am til 3:00 pm

Location: Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center, 1800 Weedon Dr NE, St Pete

Description: Alliance for Weedon Island Archaeological Research and Education (AWIARE) in partnership with Florida Public Archaeology Network (FPAN) will again hold two “Hands on Weedon” archaeology camps at Weedon Island during the summer of 2017. These camps are designed for students interested in exploring the past. All camps are conducted by professional archaeologists, including educators from FPAN and allow kids to experience archaeology first-hand through activities, experiments, hikes, and even a real excavation.

This summer camp is designed for children with a strong interest in prehistory and history as well as in learning how early people interacted with their environment. Campers will learn about the importance of archaeology and will gain understanding about early natural resources that were necessary for life in the Tampa Bay region. Highlights of the camp include guest experts, tour of an archaeological site, hands-on archaeology, lab analysis, pottery making, atlatl adventure and earning the certificate of Tommy the Tortoise, Junior Archaeologist.

For more information, contact Becky at rosulliv@usf.edu or go to www.awiare.org

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FPAN is hosting this event.


Tap Talks: Maduro Brown Ale

Time: 6:30 pm til 7:30 pm

Location: Cigar City Brewing, 3924 W Spruce St, Tampa, Florida 33607

Description: From a town with fewer than 1,000 residents to a multi-cultural metropolis cranking out millions of cigars each year, hear about the industry that earned Tampa the name “Cigar City.”

Tap Talks feature History Center Curator, Rodney Kite-Powell, and Cigar City Brewing’s El Lector, Neil Callaghan, for a look at the history behind the brew.

$10 includes the presentation and a pint of Maduro Brown Ale. Proceeds benefit the Tampa Bay History Center. Space is limited. Register at the link below or at www.cigarcitybrewing.com.

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FPAN is posting this event as a courtesy, we will neither be hosting nor attending this event.

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