The Missouri Archaeological Society in partnership with the L-A-D Foundation and the Mark Twain National Forest is pleased to offer an archaeological survey training program June 6-11, 2021 in Texas County, Missouri. This hands-on program is free to all participants and will involve the training … Read More
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
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
The new dates will be March 26-28, 2021. The venue will still be the Radisson in Branson and all activities as planned will occur.
Unfortunately, we will be postponing our summer training program currently scheduled for June 22-26. We hope to reschedule for late summer or early fall. We will let you know as soon as possible what the new dates will be. The activity will still be conducted … Read More
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
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? 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
The MAS is soliciting bids for the printing and distribution of our 2019 Archaeology Month poster. Please see the poster_RFP for more information.
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