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Archeology Adventure

June 4, 2023 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

A small rectangular bin with sand inside it for a children's archeology activity

Join us on Dennis Plaza after the Trading Post Speaker event (featuring Rob Bozell presenting on the history of Fontenelle’s Trading Post) to get hands-on experience with archeology! See how archeologists keep track of their discoveries, practice your excavation skills, and learn what it takes to uncover the secrets under our feet.

This event is good for kids pre-k through 4th grade, families and those who are kids at heart.

DATE: June 4
TIME: 2:30 to 3:30 PM
LOCATION: Dennis Plaza at Fontenelle Forest Nature Center
PROGRAM FEE: Free for members or with daily admission for non-members (sales tax included). Click HERE to see admission prices.
NO REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

 

 


 

FONTENELLE TRADING POST: SPEAKER SERIES AND EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS

Learn more about the Fontenelle Trading Post by attending our Speaker Series and family-friendly activities.
All events are free for members or with daily admission for non-members.

Speaker Series

Each month a different speaker will provide their perspective on the impact and importance of the Trading Post.

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History Trail Guided Hikes

These hikes will pay specific attention to the Trading Post and other historic sites found along History Trail.

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Archeology Adventure

Get a hands-on archeology lesson and practice your excavation skills after Rob Bozell’s Speaker Series presentation.

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We dig history

Explore the Nebraska’s Deep Roots exhibit, participate in an archeological dig and go on a guided hike.

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EDUCATIONAL TRADING POST DOCENTS

On select Saturdays, a volunteer educational docent will be available in the early afternoons (times may vary).
Guests will be able to view natural artifacts, ask questions about the Fontenelle Trading Post and learn interesting facts!

  • May 6
  • June 3
  • July 1
  • August 5
  • September 30
  • November 4

 


QUESTIONS? CALL 402-731-3140.
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Date:
June 4, 2023
Time:
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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Venue

Fontenelle Forest
1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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Phone
4027313140

Fontenelle Forest is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt nonprofit.

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