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Saskatchewan Archaeological Society hosts conference in Maple Creek

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From April 28-30, the Saskatchewan Archaeological Society (SAS) will hold its 54th Annual Gathering at The Resort at Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park in partnership with the Archaeological Society of Alberta — Southeastern Centre. 


Annual conferences and other events are held all across Saskatchewan, in both rural and urban settings.  This makes the society and its messages accessible to both members as well as the public.
Join Society members as Robert Clipperton and Donalee Deck (Parks Canada) host a public talk on the Cypress Hills Massacre and archaeological excavations at Farwell’s Post at the Legion Hall in Maple Creek Friday, April 28 at 7:30 p.m.
The Annual Gathering will feature two days of presentations on Alberta and Saskatchewan archaeology, a banquet and keynote address on Saturday evening and conclude with a Paleo-Environmental History Tour of the Cypress Hills with Dr. David Sauchyn (PARC) and Dr. Mary Vetter (University of Regina) as well as afternoon tour of Chimney Coulee near Eastend with Dr. Kisha Supernant (University of Alberta).
For more information and to register, contact the Saskatchewan Archaeological Society.
The SAS is a non-profit organization that was founded in 1963.  
The Society is committed to sharing the archaeological heritage of the province with the public and inspiring individuals and institutions. 
Any further information can be found on its website at www.TheSAS.ca, email  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 306-664-4124.

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