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Homeschool Fridays at Wickliffe Mounds Wickliffe, KY

Wickliffe Mounds State Historic Site

April 7 - October 27, 2017, 1:00 P.M. - 3:30 P.M.

Education programs are available for Homeschool Groups and include a guided tour of the site; demonstrations of prehistoric technology; do a mock dig with an archaeology presentation for kids, and make a Mississippian culture craft to take home.  Explore on your own the nature trail, welcome center, gift shop and take an Archaeology Quest.  Fee is $5.00 per child, $3 per parent and pre-registration is required, sorry, no walk-ins. Program ...
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Pottery Program Wickliffe, KY

Wickliffe Mounds State Historic Site

July 29, 2017, 10:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

This is a great “make and take” class for families and friends to do together!  Participants will have instruction on basic pottery techniques used by the Mississippian Native American people, and make a pottery creation to take home.  This is a hands-on class, taking place inside and outside, and suitable for ages 6 and above.  All materials provided.  Limited to 10 people per class and must be pre-registered.  Class times ...
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Solar Eclipse Weekend Featuring the Chickasaw Nation Dancers at Wickliffe Mounds Wickliffe, KY

Wickliffe Mounds State Historic Site

August 19 - 21, 2017, 10:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Solar Eclipse Weekend at Wickliffe Mounds featuring the Chickasaw Nation Dancers • Saturday, August 19, see performances of the Chickasaw Nation Dancers at 10:30 a.m. and at 2:00 p.m.  Experience traditional Chickasaw stomp dancing, regalia and cultural demonstrations.  • Food concessions by Grace United Methodist Church of LaCenter and Ballard County Boy Scout Troop 66 and other vendors available from 10:00 to 3:00. • Sunday, August 20, enjoy music at the park by ...
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Scout Merit Badge Saturdays at Wickliffe Mounds Wickliffe, KY

Wickliffe Mounds State Historic Site

September 2, 2017, 10:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

Schedule your troop to earn the credits needed for the Boy Scout Archaeology Merit Badge, the Indian Lore Merit Badge or Girl Scout Pottery Badge and Playing the Past Badge. Program time is  10:00 am to 3:00 pm.   $5 per Scout, $3 parents, and a Wickliffe Mounds patch is $4.24. Bring along a picnic lunch.   To register your troop, please call the park office at 270-335-3681.
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Scout Merit Badge Saturdays at Wickliffe Mounds Wickliffe, KY

Wickliffe Mounds State Historic Site

September 9, 2017, 10:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

Schedule your troop to earn the credits needed for the Boy Scout Archaeology Merit Badge, the Indian Lore Merit Badge or Girl Scout Pottery Badge and Playing the Past Badge. Program time is  10:00 am to 3:00 pm.   $5 per Scout, $3 parents, and a Wickliffe Mounds patch is $4.24. Bring along a picnic lunch.   To register your troop, please call the park office at 270-335-3681.
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Scout Merit Badge Saturdays at Wickliffe Mounds Wickliffe, KY

Wickliffe Mounds State Historic Site

September 16, 2017, 10:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

Schedule your troop to earn the credits needed for the Boy Scout Archaeology Merit Badge, the Indian Lore Merit Badge or Girl Scout Pottery Badge and Playing the Past Badge. Program time is  10:00 am to 3:00 pm.   $5 per Scout, $3 parents, and a Wickliffe Mounds patch is $4.24. Bring along a picnic lunch.   To register your troop, please call the park office at 270-335-3681.
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Archaeology Festival at Wickliffe Mounds Wickliffe, KY

Wickliffe Mounds State Historic Site

September 23, 2017, 10:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

September is Kentucky Archaeology Month and in recognition, Wickliffe Mounds will have a festival of events related to Archaeology.  Special demonstrations and hands-on activities for learning about how archaeology happens, are all at a kid’s level. Featured activities include: a mock excavation for kids, artifact laboratory analysis, spear and atlatl throwing, bows and arrows, flintknapping, fingerweaving, make and take home a pottery craft and corn shuck dolls.  Participate in a ...
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Scout Merit Badge Saturdays at Wickliffe Mounds Wickliffe, KY

Wickliffe Mounds State Historic Site

September 30, 2017, 10:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

Schedule your troop to earn the credits needed for the Boy Scout Archaeology Merit Badge, the Indian Lore Merit Badge or Girl Scout Pottery Badge and Playing the Past Badge. Program time is  10:00 am to 3:00 pm.   $5 per Scout, $3 parents, and a Wickliffe Mounds patch is $4.24. Bring along a picnic lunch.   To register your troop, please call the park office at 270-335-3681.
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History Hike at Wickliffe Mounds Wickliffe, KY

Wickliffe Mounds State Historic Site

October 7, 2017, 10:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

The Wickliffe Mounds archaeological site and museum was established on October 2, 1932, by Fain W. King.  Each year in October, to participate in International Archaeology Day, we commemorate this achievement by presenting exhibits and special programs about the site’s fascinating history. This year will be the 85th anniversary of Kings' establishment of the Wickliffe Mounds Ancient Buried City site.    Take a guided tour through the History of Wickliffe ...
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History Hike at Wickliffe Mounds Wickliffe, KY

Wickliffe Mounds State Historic Site

October 14, 2017, 10:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

The Wickliffe Mounds archaeological site and museum was established on October 2, 1932, by Fain W. King.  Each year in October, to participate in International Archaeology Day, we commemorate this achievement by presenting exhibits and special programs about the site’s fascinating history. This year will be the 85th anniversary of Kings' establishment of the Wickliffe Mounds Ancient Buried City site.    Take a guided tour through the History of Wickliffe ...
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