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Mini Pow Wow in St. George

Posted by John Mangels on August 30, 2013 at 6:20 PM Comments comments (4)

Dixie Stae University and DOCUTAH  presents the

"Exploring The Native American Culture"

MINI POWWOW

Held at the St George Town Square

September 3rd, 2013

4:30-7:30pm

Following the Pow Wow, DOCUTAH will show the film "Racing the Rez" on the big screen, 8:00pm .

(Bring your own chairs)

 

Zion Canyon Field Insitute Lecture Series

Posted by John Mangels on August 27, 2013 at 4:20 PM Comments comments (0)

The following is a list of Zion Canyon Field Institue lectures in Springdale that may be of interest to DAS members.

"Aug 29 - Eric Balken - Glen Canyon and the Colorado River: An Evolving Cultural Resource in the American West

Sep 20 - Jim Allison - Archeaology in the St. George Area

Oct 28 - Craig Childs (in partnership with Z-Arts!)

Nov 7 - Polly Schaafsma"

Lecture Series in Springdale

Posted by John Mangels on February 27, 2013 at 12:40 PM Comments comments (0)

Thursday, February 28th,  David VanAlfen will be speaking on the "Puebloans, Puebloids, and Paiutes: Prehistory of the Anasazi Frontier".

On Thursday, April 18th, Steve Simms will talk on "Fremont Rockart".

Both lectures are in the Springdale Community Center. The programs start at 7:30 PM.

 

DAS Summer Picnic is on July 18th

Posted by John Mangels on July 1, 2012 at 8:55 PM Comments comments (0)

The DAS Picnic is Wednesday, July 18th at Pine Valley Recreation Area. See the newsletter for more information.

The ARARA Conference is Only 1 Month Away

Posted by John Mangels on April 28, 2012 at 12:50 PM Comments comments (0)

Go to www.arara.org for information on the conference.

Sign Up for the ARARA Conference

Posted by John Mangels on April 2, 2012 at 2:45 AM Comments comments (0)

To sign up for the ARARA Conference that will be held in St. George on May 25 to 28th go to www.arara.org.

BLM Brown Bag Lunch - March 23 - "Our Amazing Past"

Posted by John Mangels on February 26, 2012 at 8:10 PM Comments comments (0)

David Van Alfen, archaeologist for the Grand Canyon - Parashant NM will reveal the most recent archaeological findings on the Arizona Strip and current interpretations of their cultural significance.

Go to www.d-asia.org for more information.

Kaibab Paiute Pow Wow August 20 / 21, 2011

Posted by John Mangels on July 29, 2011 at 6:56 PM Comments comments (0)

The Kaibab Paiute Annual Pow Wow will be August 20 / 21, 2011 at the reservation in Pipe Spring AZ. Go to http://www.kaibabpaiute-nsn.gov/powwow_final.pdf for more detailed information.

 

ARARA to Hold its 2012 Annual Meeting in St. George

Posted by John Mangels on June 27, 2011 at 4:22 PM Comments comments (0)

The American Rock Art Research Association has announced that they will be holding their 2012 Annual Meeting in St. George on May 25-28, 2012 at the Lexington Suites hotel.

There wil be field trips on Friday and Monday, with technical sessions on Saturday and Sunday. There will be a dinner on Saturday evening.

Sign Up for Boma's New Class

Posted by John Mangels on December 21, 2010 at 3:33 PM Comments comments (0)

ARCHAEOLOGY & ROCK ART

Of The St George Area

 

By Boma Johnson, Archaeologist

 

Continuing Education Course:

MONDAYS 6:00 TO 8:00 PM, Jan 10 to March 7, 2011

Sun River Community Center, Multi-Purpose Room

(Open to Everyone- You don’t have to be a resident of Sun River to attend)

 

We live in an archaeologically rich area that was and still is, home to many different cultures. In the mountains, red rock cli...

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