|Surveying the barnyard.|
Wednesday, September 26, 6:30 pm
Community Room, downstairs in the Lower Waterford Congregational Church (next to the library and across from the Rabbit Hill Inn)
Lower Waterford, Vermont
A week-long coached "dig" by kids in the barnyard of a historic barn yielded evidence of the farm's past uses, and lit interest in archaeology for grades 4-8 students in Waterford. See their discoveries and hear about this community collaboration.
|Learning about Waterford's past.|
This presentation the regularly scheduled Waterford Historical Society meeting, and also part of Vermont Archaeology Month.
|How do archaeologists do this part?|
|Sifting the soil and hay -- what's in there?|
[Photos courtesy of Donna Heath and Helen Pike -- thank you!]