Texas A&M University-Central Texas is joining in partnership with the Fort Hood Director of Public Works-Cultural Resources Branch to celebrate its second annual Archaeology Fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday.

Texas A&M-Central Texas faculty, staff, student volunteers and Fort Hood archaeologists will provide hands-on activities and interactive demonstrations for children and adults.

Activities and demonstrations will include stone-tool making demonstrations, spear-throwing activity and demonstrations, prehistoric artifact displays, a create-your-own rock art activity and a play excavation activity for young children.

The event is free and open to the public.

Food will be available for purchase at the event.

Texas A&M University-Central Texas is at 1001 Leadership Place, Killeen.

For more information, contact Christine Jones at 254-519-5405 or bioarchjones@tamuct.edu.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.