NEW DATES FOR 2020 Annual Meeting

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Unfortunately, in consideration of current and future COVID-19 related events, the MAS has made the difficult decision to reschedule the 2020 Annual Meeting. The new dates will be August 28-30, 2020. The venue will still be the Radisson in Branson. VERY IMPORTANT: IF you have … Read More

2020 MAS Summer Training Program Announcement!

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The Society is pleased to announce that we received a grant from the L-A-D Foundation to reinstate our popular training program. This one-week program is tentatively scheduled for June 22–26, 2020. The program is in partnership with the Mark Twain National Forest. It will be … Read More

Save the Date: Fall Symposium.

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The 2019 Fall Symposium will be Saturday, September 7 in Revere, Missouri at Battle of Athens State Historic Site, the location of the most northernmost Civil War battle west of the Mississippi River. The theme for Archaeology Month 2019 is Vessels of the Past. Morning … Read More

Archaeology Month Event Listing Request

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September will mark the 23rd year that the MAS has celebrated Archaeology Month in Missouri. Will you, your chapter, or other entity be hosting an Archaeology Month event? If so, please see the Arch_Month_ planning_form_2019. Returning this completed form (or just the requested details of … Read More

Are you an Educator? Project Archaeology Has Scheduled Three New Workshops

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Are you an educator? Practice the basics of scientific inquiry using archaeological data through Project Archaeology. Three new workshops have been scheduled for  Jefferson_City, Kansas_City, and St._Joseph. Learn how archaeologists investigate and interpret past cultures and peoples. Most importantly, learn how to incorporate this into … Read More

Learn How to Identify Projectile Points!

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Do you like to collect arrowheads? Learn more about them by attending our lithic identification workshop on April 7 in Camdenton. This workshop hosted by Jack H. Ray will focus on the identification of 53 projectile point types found in Missouri and areas that border … Read More

Missouri Archaeological Society (MAS) Gets a New Website

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Welcome to the new website for the Missouri Archaeological Society (MAS), beautifully created by the Jonesen company. Our old website was built in 2007 and a lot has changed since then. Even though we study the past, we shouldn’t be living in it; a new … Read More