38 Curtis Road, Washington, 06793. Phone: 860-868-0518.
When did the first humans arrive in North America? �From where did they come and how did they cross into the continent? Who were the first settlers of New England and when did they arrive in Connecticut?
Join us on Saturday October 4th from 10:00am to 3:00 pm for another lively and informative archaeology - American Indian�roundtable. �Speakers include Dr. Brian Jones (Dept. of Anthropology, University of Massachusetts Amherst); Dr. Kevin McBride (Director of Research, Mashantucket Pequot Museum); Dr. Alyssa Mt. Pleasant ( American Studies Dept.,Yale University), member of the Tuscarora tribe, part of the Haudenosaunee Confederacy in New York; Schaghticoke tribal elder Trudie Richmond(Director of Public Programming, Mashantucket Pequot Museum), David Robinson ( Public Archaeology Laboratory underwater archaeology specialist) and more!�
We will break for lunch and box lunches may be purchased in advance for $8 and will include a sandwich (vegetarian or meat), chips, drink and fruit. Please call IAIS to reserve your box lunch by September 20, 2008 (860 868-0518).