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Kid’s Workshop: Native American Skills-From Forest to Food

May 11, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm CDT

Free

Join us for an action-packed morning of learning about and implementing ancient Native American skills for hunting.  Participants will learn to track animals, create and throw a spear using an atl atl, and cook food over an open fire.  The program will include a flint-knapping demonstration as well as a fire-starting demonstration to showcase the primitive skills required to survive.

Registration is required by May 8th and space is limited.  The workshop is for kids ages 9-16 years old and parents/adult guardians are welcome to participate.  Activities and topics are subject to change depending on weather conditions.  Call the Museum at (309) 547-3721 to register or for more information.

Details

Date:
May 11, 2019
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm CDT
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.illinoisstatemuseum.org/content/welcome-dickson-mounds

Venue

Dickson Mounds Museum
10956 N. Dickson Mounds Road
Lewistown, IL 61542 United States
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Phone:
3095473721
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Organizer

Dickson Mounds Museum
Phone:
309-547-3721
Email:
christa.christensen@illinois.gov
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