Tour of Cherokee and DeKalb Counties
Come along with JSU archaeologist Dr. Harry Holstein for a guided tour of sites
throughout Cherokee and DeKalb counties. Participants
will visit the 19th century Cornwall Iron Furnace, a spanish
contact site at Coosa village, a rock shelter
in use as early as 3000 BC, and much more. This will be an unforgettable
all-day event. Bring your own food and drinks. Transportation is provided.
Pre-registration is required.
Date: Saturday, November 6, 2004
Where: Meet at DeSoto State
Time: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Fee: $10/adult, $5/children 12 & under
information or to register, contact Renee Morrison at 256-782-5697 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Winter Dog Hike
Join dog lover and Field School coordinator Renee Morrison and her assistant
Haley Conroy for a brief lesson on “dog speak”,
canine etiquette and a fun furry jaunt through the winter woods.
Saturday, December 2, 2006
Where: Pink E.
Burns Trail Head to Jones Branch (1.5 miles)
12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
$5 adult; $2.50 child; dogs allowed free
(on a leash, of course)!
information or to register, contact Renee Morrison at 256-782-5697 or email
Holiday Tea for the
Animals & Me
Celebrate the holiday season with a party for children and little creatures.
Renee Morrison will give a special reading of Carman Agra Deedy’s Tree Man and children will make an ornament, warm up with cookies
and cocoa while listening to carols. Special appearance by the field school
animals. Recommended for ages 4-10.
Saturday, December 9, 2006
12:30 pm —1:30 pm
Where: JSU Martin
$2.50 per child (accompanied by adult); Adults
For more information or
to register, contact Renee Morrison at 256-782-5697 or email
Space Safari: Star of Bethlehem
Travel back in time with Dr. Laura Weinkauf to Bethlehem at the birth
of Christ. Look at the night sky and consider astronomical events that might
have been the "Star of Bethlehem" which guided the wise men on
their miraculous journey in search of the Christ child. For more information on JSU’s Planetarium, visit our website at http://epic.jsu.edu/stars.
Date: Saturday, December 9, 2006
Where: JSU Planetarium (3rd Floor Martin Hall)
Time: 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Fee: $5/adults, $2.50 children under 12
For more information, call Renee
Morrison at 256-782-5697 or send e-mail to email@example.com.
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