October 18th (Saturday)
The Hilton Head Island Chapter, Archaeological Society of South Carolina will conduct a field trip to Greens Shell Enclosure off Sqiure Pope Road, HHI. Jim Fannon, local hstorian and site expert will be the guide. He will bring drawings and artifacts to illustrate the indian village that occupied the site 700 years ago. 10:00 AM at the site. Free.
October 21st (Tuesday)
The Hilton Head Island Chapter, Archaeological Society of South Carolina fall lecture series speaker will be archaeologist Chris Judge. He will speak about "Late Pre-Historic and Historic Native Americans of South Carolina". History, archaeology and folklore combine for a better understanding of native cultures. The effect of European colonization and ongoing efforts to revitalize native history will be presented. Chris is a professor in the Department of Anthropology, USC Lancaster. Hilton Head`s Honey Horn Plantation, Discovery House 7:00 PM. Free.
October 25th (Saturday)
The Archaeology Society of South Carolina`s 21st Annual Archaeology Fall Field Day will be held at Colonial Dorchester State Historic Park, Summerville, SC. Dorchester offers a wonderful setting to discover the past. Its tabby fort ruins and the brick bell tower of St. George`s Anglican Church set a historic atmosphere and its archaeological record offers a window into village life from 1697 until the American Revolution. Archaeological demonstrations and re-enactments will be conducted. 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Nominal entrance fee
Contact: George Stubbs (843-363-5058) and http://www.ASSC.net.