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Texas A&M-Central Texas hosting 2nd annual archaeology fair Thursday

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Posted: Wednesday, October 19, 2016 4:30 am

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.

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