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Join the Florida Public Archaeology Network (FPAN), the Alliance for Weedon Island Archaeological Research and Education (AWIARE), and the Central Gulf Coast Archaeological Society (CGCAS) for a day of fun and archaeology!Free activities throughout the day for the whole family including: reenactments, pottery demonstrations, educational activities, artifacts on display, and much more! For more info call Rebecca O’Sullivan at 813.396.2325 or go to: http://www.eventbrite.com/event/4952381707/eorg#WHEN: 10am - 3pm, with special events throughout the day:9:00 - 10:00 am: OCEAN HOUR CLEANUP with Justin Riney of Expedition Florida 500 and Mother Ocean, Inc. (separate registration required at http://canoecleanup.eventbrite.com/# )11:00 am: MARIA VELASQUEZ - CONQUISTADORA
Written and Performed by Elizabeth Neily
As Maria Velasquez, artist/historian Elizabeth Neily portrays one of the first women to
arrive in Florida in 1528 on the Panfilo de Narváez expedition.1:00- 3:00 pm: WEEDON ISLAND CANOE PROJECT - Learn about this ancient canoe during a tour of the conservation lab and AWIARE research station.