2021 Annual Meeting-POSTPONED

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Due to the ongoing pandemic, the MAS board has postponed the 2020/2021 annual meeting until 2022.The new dates are April 8-10, 2022. The venue will still be the Radisson in Branson. We sure hope the third time is the charm! Please contact the MAS office … Read More

The MAS Establishes a New Fund

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A long-time MAS member is deeply concerned about our financial situation and has offered to fully match all donations up to $5,000 to a new MAS fund. The MAS Board has enthusiastically voted to accept the matching gift donation and establish the Secure the Archaeological Future … Read More

NEW DATES FOR 2020 Annual Meeting

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Unfortunately, in consideration of current and future COVID-19 related events, the MAS has made the difficult decision to reschedule the 2020 Annual Meeting. The new dates will be August 28-30, 2020. The venue will still be the Radisson in Branson. VERY IMPORTANT: IF you have … Read More

Save the Date: Fall Symposium.

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The 2019 Fall Symposium will be Saturday, September 7 in Revere, Missouri at Battle of Athens State Historic Site, the location of the most northernmost Civil War battle west of the Mississippi River. The theme for Archaeology Month 2019 is Vessels of the Past. Morning … Read More

Are you an Educator? Project Archaeology Has Scheduled Three New Workshops

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Are you an educator? Practice the basics of scientific inquiry using archaeological data through Project Archaeology. Three new workshops have been scheduled for  Jefferson_City, Kansas_City, and St._Joseph. Learn how archaeologists investigate and interpret past cultures and peoples. Most importantly, learn how to incorporate this into … Read More

Learn How to Identify Projectile Points!

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Do you like to collect arrowheads? Learn more about them by attending our lithic identification workshop on April 7 in Camdenton. This workshop hosted by Jack H. Ray will focus on the identification of 53 projectile point types found in Missouri and areas that border … Read More