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,
Wednesday, June 21st - Testing at the “Mystery Structure” – 10:00 to 3:00 – White Clay Creek State Park
• 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
The class covers the following topics:
• Archaeological ethics
of the archaeological record in this region and basic archaeology terms
• Site evaluation techniques
• 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or 302-739-9188