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Family Days -  Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday at 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM

For the price of regular Museum admission:

  • Take a tour of the museum
  • Throw darts with an atlatl
  • Conduct a Scavenger Hunt in our Main Hall
  • Tour our Hands-on Archaeology Lab
  • and participate in a special fun program and create a craft to take home.

Family Program and Craft Activity change each week. For a detailed description of programs and crafts, please see our online brochure. Here is our upcoming schedule:  

August 19 & 21: Native American Music & Pottery
August 23: Native American Sports & Hunting Program & Snake Painting
August 30: Native American Music and Simple Beading
September 6: Mystery Box and Talking Sticks
September 13: Native American Sports & Hunting and Coloring Books
September 20: What is Archaeology? and Snake Painting
September 27: Prehistory to Trail of Tears and Basket Weaving
October 4: Prehistoric Stone Tools & Weapons and Complex Beading
October 11: African American History of Southwest Memphis and Thumb Pianos
October 18: Trash Talks and Pottery
October 25: Native American Music and Pottery
November 1: Mystery Box and Talking Sticks
November 8: Native American Sports & Hunting Program and Coloring Books
November 15: What is Archaeology? and Snake Painting
November 22: Prehistory to Trail of Tears and Basket Weaving
December 6: Prehistoric Stone Tools & Weapons and Complex Beading
December 13: African American History of Southwest Memphis and Thumb Pianos
December 20: Trash Talks and Pottery

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Volunteer Saturdays - 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Drop by to help process prehistoric artifacts excavated from sites in western Tennessee, help in landscaping our gardens and trail, and much more. Come for one hour or the entire four. Children are welcome with parental supervision. No experience is required.

The 2014 Volunteer Saturday Schedule Is: 

  • September 20
  • October 18
  • November 15
  • December 13

 

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