Time Traveler Basic Archaeology Training Events
This is a three-hour class with shovel test practicum that will be held at the following dates, times, and locations:
Saturday, June 10th 1:00 pm at the Judge Morris Estate at White Clay Creek State Park, Newark, DE.
Sunday, June 11th 1:00 pm at the Nature Center at Killens Pond State Park, Felton, DE
Friday August 4th 6:00 pm at the Blue Ball Barn at Alapocas Run State Park, Wilmington, DE
The class is suitable for teens
and adults with an interest in archaeology, regardless of experience level. Children as young as 10 years
are allowed on a case-by-case basis, but anyone under 16 years must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
The class covers the following
• Archaeological ethics
Nature of the archaeological record in this region and basic archaeology terms
Site identification/discovery techniques
• Site evaluation techniques
Excavation techniques (Overview)
• What happens after the Dig (Overview)
Upon completion, attendees will
be recognized as a full Time Traveler with the embroidered Time Traveler Logo patch!
Repeat attendance to get a refresher
is permitted. However, space is limited at each event, so early registration is advised. Contact
John McCarthy to register or for additional information at email@example.com or 302-739-9188