The Maine Archaeological Society

Promoting archaeological awareness through education and publication, and encouraging archaeological conservation

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News and Upcoming Events

Spring Annual Meeting

April 28, 2019 at 11 AM

The Maine Archaeological Society will be hosting its Spring Meeting with lectures on the development of 18th century commerce and community, Abenaki diplomatic warfare (1749-1754), and paleoindian excavation at the Michaud site. See our Facebook for more details.

Location: Bowdoin College in the Smith Auditorium

13th Annual Flint Knapp-In 2019

April 6, 2019 from 10 AM to 4 PM

Free admission and open to the public! Please come join us and take part in stone tool making, atal-atal throwing, prehistoric art drawings, Prehistoric Art presentations and much more! The first 15 people to arrive will be awarded a gift bag! Hope to see everyone there! Check us out on Facebook here.

Location: 37 College Avenue, Gorham, ME 04038 (Bailey Hall 3rd Floor)

Common Ground Fair

September 22nd to 23rd

The Maine Archaeological Society tabled at the Common Ground Country Fair on September 22nd and 23rd of 2018. 

Location: Unity, Maine

Fall Meeting

October 7, 2018

The meeting featured lectures on the history and archaeology of the Pownalborough Court House built in 1761, and the nearby Dresden Falls archaeological site. In the afternoon there was a tour of the Court House and open exhibits.

Location: Pownalborough Court House in Dresden, Maine



The Maine Archaeological Society

P.O. Box 982

Augusta, Maine 04332-0982

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