Missouri Archaeology Month
September 2015 will be Missouri's eighteenth annual Archaeology Month. Archaeology Month is a state-wide celebration of archaeology held every September. Events include an Annual Fall Symposium and distribution of the Missouri Archaeological Society's educational poster to over 10,000 schools, institutions, and members.
Request a copy of a poster:
To see images of some of our posters, follow this link; some copies of posters from previous years are still available. To request free copies of Archaeology Month posters, please contact the MAS office. Please note that if you are a nonmember who resides outside of the state of Missouri, you must send $3.50 to cover the cost of materials and postage.
Fall Symposium 2015
Join the Society as we hold our annual Fall Symposium on Saturday, September 19. The 2015 theme is The Trail of Tears in Missouri. The Symposium will be in the UC Redhawks Room at Southeast Missouri State University and will feature morning presentations by Neal Lopinot, William MacNeill, Troy Poteete, Kayeleigh Sharp, Mark Wagner, Rusty Weisman, and Deloris Gray Wood about the Trail of Tears. Light refreshments will be served. Free parking will be provided by SEMO.
The presentations will be followed by a catered lunch picnic at nearby Trail of Tears State Park.
The menu will be fried chicken, mashed potatoes, cole slaw, green salad, coffee or tea, and
dessert for $12. Preregistration for those who wish to join us for the picnic is required.
After lunch, Symposium attendees are invited for a tour and presentation at the park by Denise
An R.s.v.p. is required for lunch and requested for attendance at the Symposium. Download a Registration Form.