Thursday, January 8, 2009

Sunday, 11 Jan. Amherst 250th Lectures: The Native American Presence

Although modern Native Americans did not have permanent settlements in the Amherst area, it was an important transit route and site for hunting and fishing camps.

Elizabeth Chilton will present “Native American History and Archaeology in Amherst Before Euro-American Settlement.”

Sunday, January 11th, 2:00 p.m.

First Congregational Church, 165 Main St. Amherst.

This is the first in a series of monthly lectures hosted by the Amherst Historical Society in celebration of Amherst’s 250th anniversary.

Full lecture series information.

In case of inclement weather all event cancellations will be posted on Channel 40

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