Chucalissa Events

 

For more information on events contact the museum at 901-785-3160 or chucalissa@memphis.edu

Family Day

Family Days Schedule:

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
  • Participate in a special fun program and create a keepsake craft to take home

Family programs and craft activities change weekly. For a detailed description of programs and crafts, please see our online brochure.

  • July 3, Trash Talks/Snake Painting, 1:30 pm
  • July 5, Trash Talks/Snake Painting, 1:30 pm
  • July 7, Trash Talks/Snake Painting, 10:00 and 1:30 pm
  • July 12, Mystery Box/Beading, 1:30 pm
  • July 10, Mystery Box/Beading, 1:30 pm
  • July 14, Mystery Box/Beading, 10:00 am and 1:30 pm
  • July 17, Music/Coloring Books, 1:30 pm
  • July 19, Music/Coloring Books, 1:30 pm
  • July 21, Music/Coloring Books, 10:00 and 1:30 pm
  • July 24, Sports & Hunting/Pottery, 1:30 pm
  • July 26, Sports & Hunting/Pottery, 1:30 pm
  • July 28, Sports & Hunting/Pottery, 10:00 and 1:30 pm
  • July 31, Stone Tools & Weapons/Talking Sticks, 1:30 pm
  • August 4, Stone Tools & Weapons/Talking Sticks, 10:00 am. and 1:30 pm
  • August 11, Trash Talks/Snake Painting, 10:00 am and 1:30 pm
  • August 18, Mystery Box/Beading, 10:00 am and 1:30 pm
  • August 25, Music/Coloring Books, 10:00 am and 1:30 pm

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 2018 Volunteer Saturday Schedule Is:

  • January 20
  • February 17
  • March 17
  • April 21  Help plant the Three Sisters' Garden!  No artifact sorting this day.
  • May 19
  • June 16
  • July 21
  • August 18
  • September 15
  • October 20  International Archaeology Day
  • November  17
  • December--No volunteer day in December.