6123 St. Rt. 350
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The Ohio Hopewell Culture: An Explosion of Art, Architecture and Ceremony.
Saturday, February 15, 2014
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Program is free to the public. Admission to the exhibits is $6.00 adults. Free to members of DSNH and OHS.
Bradley T. Lepper is the Curator of Archaeology for the Ohio Historical Society in Columbus, Ohio. In addition, he is an occasional visiting professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Denison University in Granville and an instructor at the Ohio State University's Newark Campus. He writes a column on archaeology for the Columbus Dispatch and he is the author of Ohio Archaeology: an illustrated chronicle of Ohio's ancient American Indian cultures, published in 2005 by Orange Frazer Press, Wilmington, Ohio. This book received the Society for American Archaeology's Public Audience Book Award in 2007. The Ohio Archaeological Council presented Dr. Lepper with its Public Awareness Award in 2008 in recognition of his efforts to promote the archaeology of the state.
Saturday, April 5, 2:00 p.m.
Observe the natural beauty of the flora and fauna of southern Ohio as you tour the grounds of Fort Ancient during the first flush of spring.
Included with regular admission.
23rd Annual Fort Ancient Celebration: A Gathering of Four Directions
Saturday, June 8, 2013
Sunday, June 9, 2013
Experience one of the premier Native American-themed educational events in the region! Enjoy Native flute music and drumming, and view up to 100 dancers in full regalia. View demonstrations by silversmiths and flints knappers, or participate in dream catcher workshops and walk through an 18th century camp.
Hear expert storytellers ply their trade, or sit in on presentations by herb and Native heritage experts. Get in on the fun with crafts, games, tomahawk-throwing, archery, and prehistoric garden tours with the Master Gardeners.
Click here for the Celebration schedule
Sponsored by: WKRC, the Dayton Society of Natural History, Brickman, and the Ohio Historical Society.
Saturday, June 1
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