ONLINE SPEAKER EVENT: Arianna Heathcote on: “I Got Friends in Loma Prieta: Stories from the Forest of Nisene Marks State Park.”

Join SCAS for a presentation by Arianna Heathcote on: “I got Friends in Loma Prieta: Stories from the Forest of Nisene Marks State Park.” DATE: Thursday, April 8, 2021TIME: 7:00 – 8:00 PM (Pacific)**RSVP by 6:00 PM on April 8, … Continue reading

ONLINE SPEAKER EVENT: Julia Hartman on “El Born Centre for Culture and Memory: A Unique and Exceptional Archaeology Site in Barcelona, Spain.”

Join SCAS for a presentation by Julia Hartmen on “El Born Centre for Culture and Memory: A Unique and Exceptional Archaeology Site in Barcelona, Spain.” DATE: Thursday, March 11, 2021TIME: 7:00 – 8:00 PM (Pacific)**RSVP by 6:00 PM on March … Continue reading

ONLINE SPEAKER EVENT: Hannah Ballard on “Garbage is Gold in our National Parks… and in our Back Yards.”

Join SCAS for a presentation by Hannah Ballard (Pacific Legacy, Inc.) on “Garbage is Gold in our National Parks… and in our Back Yards.” DATE: Thursday, February 11, 2021TIME: 7:00 – 8:00 PM (Pacific)**RSVP by 5:00 PM on February 11, … Continue reading

Linda Yamane’s Basket Transformed into a Striking Mosaic Mural in East Oakland Honoring the First Nation Ohlone

January 2021 article by Frances Phillips from the Creative Work Fund: https://creativeworkfund.org/news/linda-yamanes-basket-transformed-into-a-striking-mosaic-mural From artist Jess Medina’s Facebook Page: https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=10218784190543884&id=1474039349&sfnsn=mo

ONLINE SPEAKER EVENT: R. Paul Hampson on “CA-MNT-461H, Buena Vista Adobe, Near Salinas, California.”

Join SCAS for a talk by R. Paul Hampson on “CA-MNT-461H, Buena Vista Adobe, Near Salinas, California.” DATE: December 10, 2020TIME: 7:00 – 8:00 PM (Pacific)**RSVP by 5:00 PM on December 10, 2020** RESERVATIONONLY & SPACE LIMITED, WITH PREFERENCE TO … Continue reading

ONLINE SPEAKER EVENT: Evan Elliott on “Gendered Grave Goods: Relationships between Gender-Associated Artifacts and Biological Sex in the Prehistoric San Francisco Bay Area”

Join SCAS for a talk by Evan Elliott on “Gendered Grave Goods: Relationships between Gender-Associated Artifacts and Biological Sex in the Prehistoric San Francisco Bay Area” DATE: November 19, 2020TIME: 7:00 – 8:00 PM (Pacific)**RSVP by 5:00 PM on November … Continue reading

James Allan: “On Land and Sea: Ships and Shipwrecks of San Francisco Bay”

Join SCAS on June 16 for “On Land and Sea: Ships and Shipwrecks of San Francisco Bay,” a talk by Bay Area archaeologist James Allan. The talk will be held at 7:30 pm in the Meeting Room at the Scotts … Continue reading

Modeling Culture: 3D Archaeology and the Future of the Past

The UCSC Archaeological Research Center is hosting a conference on the use of 3D computer modeling in archaeology. The event will be held at McHenry Library, UC Santa Cruz. Speakers will include: Edward González-Tennant, Digital Heritage Interactive; Susan Kuzminsky, UC … Continue reading

Archaeology Demonstration Program at Santa Cruz Mission State Historic Park

SCAS is excited to promote this local, volunteer archaeology project. This family-friendly hands-on fun activity brings archaeology, history, and museum interpretation together. For more information, contact Karen at johans161@nullgmail.com or the Park at (831) 425-5849. Archaeology Demonstration Program February 27, … Continue reading

Kristin Wilson: “The Man in the Can: Historic Cemetery Excavation in Roanoke, Virginia”

Please join SCAS on February 18, at 7:30 pm at the Scotts Valley Library for an exciting talk by Kristin Wilson titled “The Man in the Can: Historic Cemetery Excavation in Roanoke, Virginia.” When the City of Roanoke, Virginia, decided … Continue reading