Digging the Past!
A Celebration of Archaeology & Fossils
September 9, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
$2 per person admission adults and children.
Falls of the Ohio State Park
Co-sponsored by the Mineral and Fossil Interest Club, Falls of the Ohio Archaeology Society, and IMI, Inc.
New this year! Experience an earthquake at the Indiana Geological Survey's Quake Cottage. No extra charge!
• Atlatl dart throwing
• Technology and hunter-gatherers (U of K)
• Mock dig for artifacts
• Learn how to use stone tools
• Ancient art
• Flint knapping demonstration
• Artifact identification (bring your unknowns)
• Dig Geology!
• Fresh fossil amd mineral collecting piles
• Guided hikes on fossil beds
• Roving naturalists on fossil beds
• Rock and fossil identification (bring your unknowns)
$1 egg cartoon geology collections (fossils, minerals and rocks)
Arts & crafts for children with fossils, colored stones, beads and more!
Special for Educators!
Teachers - sign up to win a comprehensive geological collection for your classroom. It contains identified rocks, minerals and fossils.
Boy Scout Troop 1 sells hamburgers, hot dogs, chips and drinks.
National Fossil Day (link away from our site)
Photo Album See what our previous geology events were like!