ONLINE EVENT: Santa Cruz Archaeological Society Annual Film Festival (w/guest speakers)

Join us as we celebrate California archaeology month (October) with our Third Annual SCAS Film Fest! This year, we will be showing two films by two California archaeologists: Kimberly Wooten (California Department of Transportation) will be discussing “There and Back … Continue reading

ONLINE SPEAKER EVENT: Linda Yamane, Ohlone artist and scholar, on “Breathing Life Into the Past & Keeping it Alive for the Future”.

Join SCAS for a presentation by Linda Yamane, Ohlone artist and scholar, on “Breathing Life Into the Past & Keeping it Alive for the Future”. DATE: Thursday, September 9, 2021TIME: 7:00 – 8:00 PM (Pacific)**RSVP by 6:00 PM on September … Continue reading

ONLINE SPEAKER EVENT: Dr. Kristina Gill on “Island Chumash (Ayetlimuw) Plant Use: Archaeobotany, Archaeology, and Historical Ecology of the Northern Channel Islands”.

Join SCAS for a presentation by Dr. Kristina Gill on “Island Chumash (Ayetlimuw) Plant Use: Archaeobotany, Archaeology, and Historical Ecology of the Northern Channel Islands”. DATE: Thursday, June 10, 2021TIME: 7:00 – 8:00 PM (Pacific)**RSVP by 6:00 PM on June … Continue reading

ONLINE SPEAKER EVENT: Justin Wisley on “Starch Grain Analysis in California: Successes, Lessons Learned, and Keeping it Approachable to Students.”

Join SCAS for a presentation by Justin Wisely on “Starch Grain Analysis in California: Successes, Lessons Learned, and Keeping it Approachable to Students.” DATE: Thursday, May 13, 2021TIME: 7:00 – 8:00 PM (Pacific)**RSVP by 6:00 PM on May 13, 2021** … Continue reading

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: 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

Field Trip to the UCSC Lime Kiln Site and Chitactac

Friday, September 13, 9:00 am to 1:00 pm Join Archaeological Society members for a trip to the Lime works on the UCSC campus. Meet up at the Barn Theater parking lot at the entrance to the campus by 9am. After the … Continue reading

Archaeological Society General Meeting and Potluck

Please join us for our annual potluck at September’s General meeting.  Among our guests will be members of the Sacramento Archaeological Society. Bring a dish and enjoy each other’s company before watching an archaeologically themed movie (the movie TBA). Thursday, … Continue reading

Chitactac Family Day 2019

Celebrate the Amah Mutsun culture and discover the heritage of people who lived in this ancient village site. Play traditional games, make unique crafts, and learn about native plants and wildlife along uvas creek. The event is free and fun … Continue reading

Archaeology Month 2017 – Events List

Tons of talks and events related to California archaeology! Click to see the full list. Continue reading