Tataviam Lithics: The Making of Stone Artifacts

February 16, 2017 / Comments Off on Tataviam Lithics: The Making of Stone Artifacts

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Join us for the tribe’s second “Stone Tool Saturday” event!

Please RSVP here


Between 11:00 am and 3:00 pm on Saturday, March 25th, attendees will have the opportunity to learn about lithic tools, artifact production, and history from local experts and archaeologists (See flier above).

Jesus Alvarez, Tataviam, trying flintknapping. July 17, 2016. Photo by Timmy Ornelas.

Jesus Alvarez, Tataviam, trying flintknapping techniques with Dr. Des Lauriers. July 17, 2016. Photo by Timmy Ornelas.

Attendees will also have the opportunity to try flintknapping themselves and take home an artifact. We hope to see you then!

To read about last year’s Stone Tool Saturday event, please click here.