Mark your calendars
You won’t want to miss our
ARTIFACT AND FOSSIL ROAD SHOW
Monday May 5, 2014
6 PM to 9 PM
Vero Heritage Center
2140 14th Ave, Vero Beach
Bring Fossils or Artifacts you want identified
Florida State Museum of Natural History Paleontologist Dr. Richard Hulbert
Archaeologists Dr. James Adovasio & Dr. Andy Hemmings of Mercyhurst University
Flint Knapper Dann Jacobus
others will all be on hand to discuss and identify discoveries
There are only 6 more weeks before the Dig is closed down in May 2014.
We need Screeners for our over burden which daily yields bone fragments, stone flakes, tools, and other remnants of the Ice age and early holocene.
You can sign up by stopping by the Dig site any day but Wedndesday or call Celia at 772-567-5611
Did you know …
- Vero has the most important Ice Age archaeological site in North America with the oldest human remains ever found with Ice Age animals.
- Dennis Stanford, head of Archaeology at the Smithsonian Institute in Washington. D.C. came here in Feb. 2012 and strongly endorsed our plans.
- Top British Ice Age Art specialist Paul Bahn came to town in March 2012. He says we need to look for more Ice Age art. He thinks it’s here.
- OVIASC received a $25,000 grant toward our Vero Man Site excavation from the Felburn Foundation.