Updated October 18, 2017
- Schedule of Events will be updated throughout the year.
- Information about regional archaeology events sponsored by other organizations can be found by visiting MVAC’s Facebook page.
What type are you interested in?
What time period?
Middle School Field Experience – grades 5-99 am–3 pm at University of Wisconsin - La Crosse, Wimberly Hall, room 312Wednesday, July 18, 2018Thursday, July 19, 2018Youth
Take your excitement for archaeology into the field! Students who have taken MVAC’s Introduction to Archaeology class in the past can join a La Crosse area project. Participants will work alongside professional archaeologists in the field. Activities may include shovel testing or small-scale excavations. Weather may require alternate activities. Cancellations prior to June 29 will receive a full refund minus an $80 cancellation fee. No refunds for cancellations after June 29.
Age: Students entering grades 5-9
Fee: $200 (includes travel fee)
Note: Bring a lunch, drink, snacks, water bottle, insect repellent, sun screen. Wear comfortable walking shoes and clothes that can get dirty.
Prerequisite: MVAC's Introduction to Archaeology class
For registration information please contact the:
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
Office of Continuing Education and Extension
Online registration at: http://www.uwlax.edu/conted/archaeology-workshops
For information on activity content please contact:
MVAC's Public Outreach Program at 608-785-8454 or e-mail Jean.