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Cool kids events at Wickliffe Mounds on Saturday, Sept. 17

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WICKLIFFE, KY (KFVS) -

September is Kentucky Archaeology Month and Wickliffe Mounds State Historic Site will commemorate it with Archaeology Day on Saturday, September 17 with some really cool learning opportunities for kids.

There will be demonstrations, hands-on activities, an archeology quest and other learning experiences for children from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Other activities include spear and atlatl throwing, bows and arrows, flint knapping, simulated surface survey and mock excavation, artifact laboratory analysis, pottery craft, storytelling and corn shuck dolls. 

These events are included with the museum admission of $5 for adults, $4 for children, seniors and military.

Wickliffe Mounds State Historic Site is located at 94 Green Street, Highway 51/60/62, Wickliffe, Ballard County, Kentucky, along the Great River Road National Scenic Byway.

Additional information is available at http://tah.kentucky.gov.

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