Archaeology Month Events in October
To celebrate Archaeology Month, the Mississippi Archaeology Expo will be held Saturday, October 27, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Millsaps College in Jackson. The fair will feature educational activities for all ages and a mini-museum of American Indian projectile points, pottery, and other artifacts. The Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians will demonstrate traditional clothing, basket weaving, storytelling, stickball and crafts. Children’s activities will include a mock excavation, bead crafts, and a rock-art wall.